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Quickify gives Spotify users a way to save songs from anywhere in iOS

Spotify users who rock a jailbroken device on iOS 9 are going to love a new free jailbreak tweak called <b>Quickify</b>.This tweak allows you to save any of …

Perfect smooth scrolling in UITableViews – iOS App Development – Medium

I have some years of experience in development for the best mobile platform — iOS. During this time I’ve seen many iOS apps and many iOS …

Why the 'moonshot project' that Google just launched could be such a big deal

Content from the nine apps that Google partnered with will now show up in mobile-search results, even if it doesn't exist on the company's website, and users will be able to click a "stream" button to get the full app experience without installing anything.<p>For example, if you search for "Hotels in …

7 foolproof tips for iOS memory management using Swift and Objective-C

Techniques I use to debug apps, find memory issues, and avoid ARC traps<p>Taylor Franklin<br>Published on November 07, 2014<p>Managing memory is important and …

Parallax image scrolling using Storyboards

Parallax image scrolling is a popular concept that is being adopted by many apps these days. It's the small attention to details like this that can …

Parallax

Get Your App Ready for iOS 9

Security is hard, so hard that Apple is putting a system in place to help protect users from poorly configured or non-existent security by a …

Information Security

Use this tool to check your code's browser compatibility

Browser compatibility is something all Web developers spend a lot of time working on. A handy Node package makes it easy to see if the shiny new feature you’re trying out is compatible with enough browsers to implement it.<p>Can I use’s NPM package is an extension of its useful website that makes it …

Software

Ouch: How to Deal When Your Shoes Rub Your Feet

If you've never had a blister on your foot from uncomfortable shoes, then please stop what you're doing and share your secrets with the world. But …

Hacking

30 Yummy Food and Drink Website Designs You’ll Love

Just ask any restaurant owner, the food industry is quite competitive and difficult to maintain. It’s not easy to create a spot that serves food …

Food

Great Stationery Inspiration for Your Next Design Project

Best Websites — December 2014's Picks

<i>The holidays are all about giving, right? Enter HOW + Print’s 12 Days of Design Sweepstakes for a chance to receive the gift of good design this year.</i><p>…

30 Web Designs That Have Beautiful Illustrations

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<b>100 Best Fonts of 2014</b>To close the big feature I made to the best fonts of 2014 here I bring you a big wall post of the 100 fonts in a form of a logotype, just as the designers have decided to display and promote their own typefaces.<p>Check the big list below and click the name you want:<p>You can always check betype.co/fonts to see the daily new fonts or follow us on

16 Beautiful Horizontal Scrolling Websites

Web developers have always looked for ways in order to improve the way a website looks. One of these new and innovative ways was horizontal scrolling …

5 Informative and Well-designed Infographics for Web Designers

The popularity of infographics with attractive graphic rises to top because of its easy visual presentation.<p>Today we picked 5 selected infographics …

Shutterfly Brings Its Online Boutique Tiny Prints To The iPad

Shutterfly is expanding its lineup of native iOS applications today with the launch of Tiny Prints for iPad, a mobile version of the online stationary boutique the company acquired in 2011 for $333 million. Like its web-based counterpart, the app allows customers to create and customize stationary, …

Catering Startup Cater2.me Says It Has Served 5M Meals

It’s been more than two years since I last wrote about Cater2.me, a service that connects local food vendors with companies in need of catering. Sounds like the startup has been busy since then — co-founder Zach Yungst told me that it has now served 5 million meals total, and that it’s launching in …

Start Running: The Beginner Running Plan

New to running? Or starting to run again after a long layoff? This is the beginner running plan for you.<p>You can become a runner (really)—or pick up running again.<p>This running program, designed by coach Jenny Hadfield, co-author of <i>Running for Mortals</i>, will take you from running newbie to 30 minutes …

Marathons

Most smartphone users download zero apps per month

Mobile apps have skyrocketed in popularity and utility since Apple introduced the iPhone App Store in the summer of 2008. Apps now represent 52% of time spent with digital media in the US, according to comScore, up from 40% in early 2013. Apple boasted 75 <i>billion</i> all-time App Store downloads at its …

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The Latest in Web Font Trends

<b>Article Continues Below</b><p>Ever since @font-face was introduced, our web font choices have grown tremendously each year. Web font trend data can help us …

Responsive, Flexible-Height Sticky Footers in CSS

Since I’ve been in the game, front-end devs have been wrestling with sticky footers like it was going out of style. I’m no exception, but today I …

Designing Mobile First

Build a responsive design that works across devices<p>Almost 25% of the Web’s traffic now comes from mobile. If you didn’t build a responsive site, …

What Every Frontend Developer Should Know About Webpage Rendering — Frontend Babel

Today I'd like to focus on the subject of web page rendering and why it is important in web development. A lot of articles are available covering the …

Smart Fixed Navigation

All the resources available on CodyHouse are released under the BSD-3-Clause license. You can support our project with a Paypal donation 🙌<p>Web …

How to create a parallax scrolling website using Skrollr.js | Tutorial

Today’s <b>parallax website tutorial</b> is a detailed explanation of the Parallax Scrolling Effect using Skrollr.js published a few weeks ago.<p>You will learn …

50 Best Websites 2014

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Exploring Current Web Design Trends

The funny thing about current web design trends is that they are both helpful and detrimental. Trends set the standard for design elements and styles …

25 Trendy Websites with Header Images

Web designers seek new features to adopt in their projects all the time. True professionals perfect their designs to make the projects cool and …