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8 Free Fonts for Clean Web Design

Clean and minimal web design has certainly grown in popularity, and typography plays a big role in this type of design. If you have been struggling …

Web Design Industry Analysis - Professionals vs. Amateurs

The web design industry is rapidly changing, and the evolution of website builders and how web designers are managing their projects from start to finish. This new era of the DIY website builders has opened the door for amateurs or non-professionals to attempt their hand at creating and publishing …

10 Feedback Tools for Designers

If you want a project to be successful, user experience and interaction are key. An effective web design process needs to include testing, feedback …

Best of the Week: Architecture, Web Design, Photography and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

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17 Sites for Web Design Inspiration

Now that anyone can learn to code, and probably <i>should</i>, web design and development are becoming more and more personal in both approach and learning …

20 Web Designs That Look Like Animated Infographics

Over the past year or two, we’ve seen the latest CSS and Javascript animation abilities being used to really enhance the experience of browsing a web …

Top Web Design Trends In 2014

This week, we have taken it upon ourselves to outline and explain the most important trends in web design for 2014. The consensus among website design pros, regarding industry trends for 2014, is fairly cut and dry and most agree the significant styles for the year will likely fall under the …

Useful Web Design Resources – Learning Coding & Design

• 26 min read<br>• Tools, Techniques, Resources<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …

Responsive Web Design: 50 Examples and Best Practices

<b>Responsive web design</b> term is related to the concept of developing a website design in a manner that helps the lay out to get changed according to …

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SXSW 2014 Panel: Future of Responsive Web Design

Industry analyst Kerry Bodine explains why we should care about responsive web design (think 22 million digital signs by 2015 and 171 million wearables by 2016). Mike Norman of digital agency Genuine Interactive explains the changes that RWD brings to an agency. Chris Saint-Amant of Netflix …

Become a Certified Web Designer from Scratch | Cult of Mac Deals

• Over 126 lectures and 12.5 hours of content<br>• Open communication with instructor<br>• Learn to build functional, full-featured websites<br>• No skill prerequisites for this course, although it's helpful if you are familiar with typical computer system operations and basic code<br>• This course allows you to progress …

25 Web Design Tips To Honor 25 Years Of The Web

When the internet emerged more than 25 years ago, the first websites were akin to a magical land of unicorns and casinos, resplendent with scrolling marquee text, flashing lights and bright sparkles. It felt like a visit to the Red Light district every time a user connected to the brave new …

Higher Source: The Immortal Web Design of Heaven's Gate

A look back at the doomsday cult that funded its operations—and eventual mass suicide—by building websites.<p>On March 26th, 1997, 39 people in matching black sweatsuits and Nike sneakers were found dead in a rented mansion in a San Diego suburb. They were members of a religious group called Heaven's …

Samsung’s Galaxy S5 and new Gear gadgets now available globally

Samsung’s next wave of mobile gadgets are here.<p>The company announced this morning that the Galaxy S5 smartphone, Gear 2 smartwatch line, and Gear Fit activity monitor are now available in stores across 125 countries.<p>The Galaxy S5, Samsung’s latest flagship Android smartphone, packs in a fingerprint …

Car-hacking: A New Fear For Drivers of Tech-Loaded Vehicles

Add car-hacking to the list of motorists' fears.<p>A University of Michigan survey shows that Americans are nervous about whether new computer technology in vehicles could be hacked and the data stolen.<p>A majority of Americans, Australians and Britons believe that so-called “connected-vehicle” …

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With Its New Samsung App, Health Startup Lark Moves Away From Hardware

Among the freebies included in Samsung’s just-released Galaxy S5 was a new app from Lark, a health startup that’s been pretty quiet for the past year or so.<p>In fact, co-founder and CEO Julia Hu told me that Lark has been “pretty much in stealth mode” as it worked on the new app. The vision, she …

Carriers block Samsung Galaxy S5 Download Booster feature

When Samsung first announced the Galaxy S5 one of the big software features it touted was Download Booster, a feature that uses both Wi-Fi and LTE to make downloading files faster, but as with so many things, most U.S. carriers block the feature on their versions of the phone.<p>AT&T, Sprint, and …

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Portable Robot Printer Is Like A Roomba That Squirts Ink

“What is a printer?” asked Zuta Labs, then reimagined it as the Mini Mobile Robotic Printer, as small as your hand.<p>Designed by Zuta Labs and now on Kickstarter, the Mini Mobile Robotic Printer is one for the mobile age. It cleverly sheds the bulk of consumer printing by re-imagining what a printer …

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Microsoft tests Live Tiles you can use without leaving the Start screen

Even Microsoft knows that Windows Live Tiles have so much potential to be a lot better, especially on touchscreen devices. In fact, a group of the company's researchers in Asia have apparently been working on making Live Tiles interactive. As you can see in the videos after the break, the …