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Under-exploited HTML5 Features

Inspired Magazine <br>Inspired Magazine - creativity & inspiration dailyHTML5 brought web development into a new era. Unfortunately, many designers …

Top 20 Best Free CSS3 Frameworks for Web Development

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — best technical writing tool<p>CSS3 frameworks are the equivalent of semi-made recipe kits — the …

Student Loan Repayment Could Be 2017's Hottest Employee Benefit

Penguin Random House's announcement today is the first in what will likely be busy year for companies introducing student loan repayment benefits for …

Refreshing The Verge: how does this thing make money, anyway?

Platforms, united<p>The Verge <i>turns five on November 1st, and we’re in the process of</i> <i>refreshing our entire brand for the next five years</i><i>. In</i> Refreshing The Verge<i>, we’ll be looking at how that refresh process works, and what it’s like to adapt a brand like</i> The Verge <i>to a world where media platforms have</i> …

Responsive Images in CSS

The term "responsive images" has come to mean "responsive images in HTML", in other words, the srcset and sizes attribute for <img> and the <picture> …

The Best UI/UX Design Books & Resources for Designers

Want to be an excellent designer? Looking for the best UI/UX books and resources? Nowhere to go or to gain the right and effective channel for …

MinMaxing: Understanding vMin and vMax in CSS

I’ve covered the very useful vw and vh CSS units in a previous article, but the related vmin and vmax units are far less known and generally poorly …

Google's beautiful new free font covers 800+ languages

In an effort to make it easier for people from all over the world to create and share information in their language of choice, Google has created Noto, a massive open source font family that spans more than 800 languages and 110,000 characters.<p>That covers every single symbol in the Unicode standard …

When a Blockchain Isn’t a Blockchain

The consulting company Accenture has come up with a way to render the blockchain -- the technology behind Bitcoin -- more palatable to the world of high finance. The innovation: Make it not a blockchain.<p>One of the defining features of the blockchain is its immutability. Numerous computers retain …

4 Things UX Research Tells You that Google Analytics Doesn’t

Google Analytics is an amazing tool for understanding website traffic.<p>There’s a reason most of the top websites use it.<p>Among other things it can tell …

The iPhone 7 is really just a testing ground for next year's iPhone

This seems to be the biggest complaint of Apple's new iPhone 7. The phone lacks a headphone jack, meaning if you want to use the new iPhone, you need either wireless headphones or an unsightly dongle Apple is including with all new phones.<p>But Apple has done this before. Before the iPhone, even …

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Here's why you should be looking for dividends

Billionaire Businessman Warren Buffett listens to Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton at a Town Hall rally at Sokol Auditorium December 16, 2015 in Omaha, Nebraska. Steve Pope/Getty Images I love dividends, and I'm not alone.<p>One of the biggest dividend lovers of all is Warren …

MMOs are dying; meet the team that wants to save the genre

Empyrean Interactive is a team of “industry middleweights” looking for funding and a new way to make online games<p>In all likelihood, you’ve never heard of the developers who founded Empyrean Interactive. But that’s not because they haven’t put the work in.<p>Joe Piepiora, Empyrean’s chief creative …

How WoW's "craziest world event" borrows from Blizzard’s RTS past

This fall is going to be a make-or-break moment for World of Warcraft in a number of ways. Following the rather bitter aftertaste of Warlords of …

Investors have placed a one-way bet on Uber—which made us want to find a way to short it

In its first seven years of existence, Uber has irked cities, flouted regulators, and petrified whole industries. It has yet to make money but is worth a fifth more than BMW and almost a third more than General Motors, both the owners of tons of futuristic technology, tens of billions of dollars in …

The Dyson 360 Eye is the best robotic vacuum, which is why it's $1,000

A far superior vacuum attached to a serviceable robot<p>Mike Aldred was hired by high-end appliance maker Dyson in 1998 with the goal of creating a robotic vacuum. Aldred was familiar with founder James Dyson’s legendary perfectionism, but even that didn’t prepare him for the task that lay ahead. For …

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5 Reasons Biotech Stocks Are Smart Investments

Here's why biotech stocks are great over the long run.<p>Where should you invest? Every investor faces lots of choices. There's a solid case to be made …

Binary Options Guide For Beginners

Can you make money with Binary Options? What are they and what do you need to know before you start anything? Today I’ll talk about the most common …

7 Monthly Dividend Stocks for Income Investors

Here are seven monthly dividend stocks and ETFs that offer compelling dividend yields and monthly payouts.<p><i>This article was updated on December 14th,</i> …

Reddit is still in turmoil

It’s been one year since Reddit revolted. When the company cracked down on revenge porn and subreddits containing offensive content last summer, the backlash was swift and ultimately led to the ouster of interim CEO Ellen Pao.<p>Although Pao was seen as the driving force behind efforts to make Reddit …

Fans divided over site that lets you "cheat" Pokémon Go

A website that lets you successfully "cheat" Pokémon Go has divided fans of the smash hit app.Pokévision.com uses the game's API to show where …

jQuery & CSS3 Button Hover Effects Tutorials

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — professional technical writing tool<p>CSS Animated Buttons With Icons<p>Css border tricks to make the …

These 12 sketches make complicated financial concepts simple enough to fit on a napkin

In 2002, enrolled in a finance class while pursuing her MBA from Harvard Business School, she realized that her classmates who came from the world of banking and consulting were acing the coursework without a problem, while she struggled to master the concepts foreign to her liberal arts background.<p>…

Coding is Designing

As product development becomes more collaborative, it’s not uncommon to find developers in a design strategy meeting.In fact, it’s encouraged. The …

How to Make Beautiful and Effective Infographics

"There's something almost quite magical about visual information," says data storyteller David McCandless. "It's effortless. It literally pours …

Brexit just put Japan in an awkward spot

In the immediate market reaction to the Brexit vote, the yen rocketed higher against the dollar and the pound as investors pulled into the safe-haven currency.<p>The yen has reversed some of its gains over the last few days, but it's now up about 19% against the dollar for the year, currently hovering …

.resizr: CSS Media Queries Testing Online Tool

Beauty in motion for your projects 44 time-lapse videos with 3K resolution, in mp4 format, delivered in 3 different collections. Including …

The Future of Programming

Recently we heard that the web platform is getting a new browser-native compile target called WebAssembly (see What is WebAssembly: The Dawn of a New …

The $50 Billion Oil Bear

Shawn Driscoll believes we are in 10-year to 15-year bear market in energy and commodities<p>Being a bear can be lonely. That’s not Shawn Driscoll’s problem.<p>The natural-resources fund manager at T. Rowe Price believes we are in a 10- to 15-year bear market in energy and commodities. He has positioned …

5 Companies We'd Buy and Hold for the Next 20 Years

Whole Foods Market, MasterCard, Under Armour, LTC Properties, and Novo Nordisk may deserve a spot in your portfolio over the coming decades.<p>Market …