Chris A.

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Fluid Responsive Typography With CSS Poly Fluid Sizing

Fluid layouts have been a normal part of front-end development for years. The idea of fluid typography, however, is relatively new and has yet to be …

Google’s AutoDraw uses machine learning to help you draw like a pro

Drawing isn’t for everyone. I, for one, am definitely not very good at it. But with AutoDraw, Google is launching a new experiment today that uses machine learning algorithms to match your doodles with professional drawings to make you look like you know what you’re doing.<p>You can use AutoDraw on …

Machine Learning

How to Manage Your Google Search Console Like a Pro

Google Search Console (previously Google Webmaster Tools) is a free service by Google that allows you to check your website's indexing status and to …

Google Search

15 Great Google Font Combinations For Your Next Design Project

Designers often spend a lot of time deciding which typefaces to pair up and most sites just give one-sentence examples that don’t offer a real …

Typography

Weebly shows us how Web design has changed over a decade

The Web has come a long way since it’s inception, and its design has changed drastically along the way. Weebly is highlighting just how much change Web design has had over the past ten years by taking a look at its own site.<p>Weebly says that over 250 million users now visit its homepage every month, …

MIT’s anonymous online communications protocol Riffle could beat Tor at its own game

Tor has been the go-to for anonymous communication online for years now — and that has made it one of the juiciest targets possible to the likes of the NSA and FBI. A new anonymizing protocol from MIT may prove more resilient against such determined and deep-pocketed attackers.<p>The potential problem …

BORIS JOHNSON: EU 'hysteria' is like 'contagious mourning' after the death of Princess Diana

Writing in his weekly Telegraph column, the former London Mayor says many young people in Britain — "the sort who might fast to raise money for a Third World leprosy project" — have been gripped by a kind of mass hysteria not seen since the death of Princess Diana in 1997.<p>Johnson points to the …

In Oracle’s world, Android is a crime against open source

Oracle and Google are in the courtroom again — the same court they started in back in 2010, when Oracle first sued Google over the company’s use of 37 Java APIs in its Android operating system. The case, first decided in favor of Google, bounced up to an appeals court and was reversed, then …

UX Reality Check: 14 Hard Truths About Users

It can be hard for designers to take a step back and look at an app or website through users’ eyes. Here’s where to start.<p>After any amount of time in the design industry, you’ll most certainly hear someone refer to users as “dumb.” People talk about having to “dumb down” interfaces, design for “the …

UX Design