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How to Take a Great iPhone Photo

As smart phones keep getting smarter, and built-in cameras get more and more powerful, it’s becoming all too easy to forget the tricked-out DSLR at …

Foodies

12 Mistakes I Made My First Year as an Entrepreneur

Share46<p>Tweet<p>Share132<p>+18<p>Shares 186<p><i>This is an Influencer video by Patrick Bet-David, founder of PHP Agency startups.</i><p>Today I want to talk to you about …

Audio fingerprinting being used to track web users, study finds

A wide-scale study of online trackers carried out by researchers at Princeton University has identified a new technique being used to try to strip web users of their privacy, as well as quantifying the ongoing usage of some better-known tracking techniques.<p>The new technique unearthed by the study …

Machine Learning

After 60 Years in Advertising, I Believe True Creativity Is More Powerful Than Ever

A good thing about getting old in this business is that you've actually lived through all the changes and survived the perennial predictions of ad …

Advertising Industry

Jupiter's Ocean Moon Europa May Be A Good Place To Swim, But Could We Live There?

Europa has a frozen crust and high radiation, but some scientists anticipate finding life there.<p>Jupiter's ocean moon Europa -- one of the planet's four main moons -- may be chemically balanced to spawn life similar to Earth's oceans, according to a new study.<p>There's been a lot of recent talk, …

The 7 Things Every Web Designer Dreads to Hear From Their Clients

Advertise here with BSA<br>Client feedback is a huge – and often extremely useful – part of life for any web designer, whether you’re a freelancer or an …

Understanding CSS Writing Methodologies

<b>Editor’s note:</b> This article is part of our Code Optimization series, where we take a look at how to optimize coding for better efficiency in a bid to …

Better Interface Design: Logins, Menus, Toggles And Other Fancy Modules

CodePen has become the playground for developers. The sandbox where you can build whatever your imagination fancies. Practical things, experimental …

3 missteps to avoid at all costs when building a minimum viable product

So… your brilliant idea for a web or mobile application is going to completely change the way consumers or businesses [fill in the blank]. Great! But the days of investors cutting checks for ideas with zero validation are a fading memory.<p>Today, investors more often commit money to scale companies …

Product Management

Loops and Animated GIFs by Markus Magnusson

Well illustrated and animated GIFs of funny loops created by Markus Magnusson.<p>Markus Magnusson is a Swedish freelance graphic designer, illustrator, …

A Smart Spray Paint Can Allows Anyone To Paint Massive Murals

Artists can paint a massive, life-like mural without even knowing what they are supposed to be painting beforehand.<p>Love it or hate it, there's no question that street art has become a firmly entrenched aspect of urban cultures around the world. Styles range from hastily scrawled obscenities and …

Font Pairing in Web Design—How to Choose the Exact Fonts You Need for Your New Website

It’s a regular problem for designers:Choosing appropriate the fonts you want to use for your website—we call this practice, “font pairing.”By font …

Hardware is hard: How we built a hardware startup with two engineers and some free time

Hardware is hard. Building a hardware startup is even harder. The good news is that the staggering amount of innovation in rapid prototyping, 3D printing and backend-as-a-service platforms has made hardware development move at Internet-development speeds. It’s not easy, but it is faster.<p>When we …

Product Management

A Hacker Made ‘Thousands’ of Internet-Connected Printers Spit Out Racist Flyers

The latest exploit of notorious hacker ‘Weev’ shows how awful the Internet of Things can be.<p>The notorious hacker and troll Andrew Auernheimer, also known as "Weev," just proved that the Internet of Things can be abused to spread hateful propaganda. On Thursday, Auernheimer used two lines of code to …

The Problem With Flat Design, According To A UX Expert

Just because people like flat design doesn’t mean they get how to use it.<p>As a user experience expert at Nielsen Norman Group, Kate Meyer has watched a lot of people use a lot of websites. But her favorite quote comes from a young adult–under 25–talking recently about navigating a flat web design: …

UI Design

How To Integrate Motion Design In The UX Workflow

As UX professionals, we play a key role in raising the bar for customer experiences. A simple attention to detail is often what signals to the …

Light and Darkness in UI Design. Matter of Choice.

In one of our previous articles we have already mentioned that the issue of color is one of the major in design of user interfaces. It can greatly …

UI Design

CSS Image Filter Toolbox – Tutorials, Libraries and Tools

Advertise here with BSA<br>CSS Image Filters are a simple, lightweight method of adding some unique looks to your site’s images. Effects that once were …

List of Youtube Channels for a JavaScript Developer

On YouTube you can find tons of learning material in every programming language. Though most of published videos intended for beginners and only …

Science Says Silence Is Much More Important To Our Brains Than We Think

18 People Who Hated Movies For All The Wrong Reasons

The Wolf of Wall Street: "There were no wolves in this movie. One star."

A science fiction writer from the Soviet Union found the secret to time-travel

For more than a century, science fiction and invention have been caught in a kind of quantum entanglement; certain technologies have emerged from a lab and simultaneously from the pages of pulp novels.<p>“Extravagant Fiction Today — Cold Fact Tomorrow”— that was the motto of the early 20th century …

Science Fiction

65 Questions Venture Capitalists Will Ask Startups

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Entrepreneurs need to be prepared in pitching their startup companies to a venture capitalist by …

12 Mobile And Web App UI Design Tricks Nobody Told You About - Until Now

<i>[Proto.io is a mobile app prototyping tool used by entrepreneurs and startups to create fully-interactive realistic prototypes that look and feel</i> …

UI Design

22 Science Tweets That Will Actually Make You Laugh

"You guys seriously haven't lived until you're capable of metabolism, growth, reproduction, and adaptation to your environment."

Pew Research Center

Stealing Secrets with CSS : Cross Origin CSS Attacks

In this post I'm going to discuss a web attack that was designated CVE-2015-5826 and CVE-2015-1287 which abuses the way CSS parsing works in some …

Why your brain likes it when you multi-task

We’re told that multi-tasking can leave us with an attention deficit and make us less effective. BBC Future investigates.<p>We all know the feeling. You’re in a noisy office trying to concentrate. Your computer screen shows you have eight different websites open, along with two email accounts, three …

Time Management

UI Templates and kits for Developers

Since we have prepared a list of sites from which designers can download UI elements, we couldn’t forget about web developers :)<br>Here’s our list of UI …

Web Design

Images from the 59th annual World Press Photo Contest

The 2016 contest drew entries from around the world: 5,775 photographers from 128 countries submitted 82,951 images. The jury gave prizes in eight categories to 41 photographers from 21 countries.<p><b>World Press photo of the year:</b> Australian photographer Warren Richardson took the top prize for his …