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What to do when you're so overwhelmed by the Trump presidency you can barely move

It's been a little over a week since President Trump's inauguration, and already, millions of Americans are sitting in front of their phones, …

Maxine Waters

You Can Now Play Legend of Zelda on Your Computer

It’s been 30 years since video game fans plugged their Nintendo Entertainment Systems into their television sets and (after blowing on the cartridge …

How to delete unwanted stock apps from your iPad

Let’s be honest, we’ve all got them–those annoying stock apps that we never intend on using that come pre-installed on our iPads. Each of us have our preferred way to deal with them. Some of us seclude them on the last of our Home screen pages, while others cram them all in one folder so you don’t …

20 Amazing Under-the-Radar Albums of 2015

Keep on enjoying Adele's album, but here are 20 lesser-known masterworks that you might not have heard about during the last 12 months.<p>I listened to …

To Get More Creative, Become Less Productive

There is a fundamental tension between productivity and creativity, and managers won’t get more of the latter until they recognize it.<p>Productive people move through the tasks they have to accomplish in a systematic way. They make steady and measurable progress toward their goals. They make …

40 Brilliant and Complex Topics Explained Perfectly By Infographics

<i>How do you make complicated subjects like the carbon budget or the future of big data seem approachable or even entertaining?</i>The answer is simple: …

5 Exercises That Are More Effective In Shaping Your Body Than Running

Everyone wants to be in shape. But not many people absolutely love working out and running. However, there are a variety of exercises you can do in …

Climbing

How to Do a Mountain Climber | Boot Camp Workout

Exercise

CSS Gradient Backgroud Generator

• Source<br>• Sep 15, 2015<p>A CSS gradient background generator that allows you simply play with the HUE and brightness individually in 4 different layers<br>in …

The Perfect Breakfast Cocktail Is Cereal, Milk, and Bourbon

What should you drink for breakfast? You can guzzle down coffee. But that gets old after a while and stimulants are not necessarily a good idea in …

10 Tips That Can Drastically Improve Your Website's User Experience

Here are 10 ways to improve the user experience of your website without shelling out a lot of money for a redesign.

UX Design

How agile can make life easier — and more productive — for marketing and creative teams (webinar)

<b>Join us for this live webinar on Tuesday, September 1 at 10 a.m. Pacific, 1 p.m. Eastern. Register here for free.</b><p>Agile has historically been seen as a development methodology, but more organizations are integrating aspects of agile into their marketing and creative services teams because of one …

Project Management

Explaining graphic design to four-year-olds

I recently offered to talk at the local primary school, about my job (or at least part of my job). I expected to be speaking to the older kids, and …

23 Underrated Horror Books You Have To Read ASAP

You won't sleep with the lights off ever again.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Books

The hidden power of inconsistency in design

The website is externally inconsistent compared to similar sites and user expectations. After all, not many of us have encountered a site with only a forward or backward navigation option, where the narrative is told purely on a stove-top in black marker.<p>But the design works because the purpose is …

Best wireframe tools for web design

Creating a wireframe is a key step in web design and web development because it allows to shift the focus more on functionality and interaction with …

Hybrid Usability Tests: 20 Creative Ways to Test Your Design

The first phase — framing — is kind of like the pre-planning phase, where you figure out what you want to get out of the test. This phase handles your abstract usability goals, and helps you narrow down the specifics of what will help.<p>This kind of pre-planning is what we outlined in the first two …

The Best User Experience Design Links of 2014

<i>For 2015, check out</i> <i>The Best User Experience Design Links of 2015</i><p>2014 was quite a year for user experience design - Google unveiled Material Design, …

UX Design