Darren Tan

44 Flips | 6 Magazines | 6 Likes | 1 Following | @imrhert | Keep up with Darren Tan on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Darren Tan”

Take a Test Drive or Download Now

ScyllaDB - Download Scylla, an Apache Cassandra-compatible NoSQL data store that handles 1 million transactions per second on a single server.

15 Tips for a Conversion Friendly Ecommerce Site

An ecommerce site needs to be conversion friendly. The site must attract visitors and convert them into paying customers. Improved conversions are a …

8 jQuery Plugins for Spicing Up Your Forms

Forms are certainly a very important part of a website. They should be intuitive, user friendly, and engaging. This is why we’ve gathered 8 jQuery …

Flat Design Inspiration

After our post showcasing 23 Examples of Flat Web Design a lot of readers got in touch to see more flat design related inspiration. We decided to …

PSD to HTML, PSD to Bootstrap, WordPress. We Turn Designs Into Code. We turn PSD to HTML, PSD to Responsive, and WordPress Coding Conversion

What We Do<p><b>Simple, Fast, Reliable Solutions</b><p>PSD to HTML5<p>We turn your designs into the best code money can buy. It is 100% cross-browser compatible, …

23 Examples of Flat Web Design

Flat design is a concept that was pretty popular a couple years ago and it’s back with full strength this year, causing some interesting buzz around …

The Flat Design Era

Flat design is a graphic style that aims to avoid any graphic element providing no significant value to the structure of a template. This type of …

More Google Glass Specs Revealed As Android Tinkerers Look For Ways To Root It

Google felt it appropriate to highlight some of Glass’ specs earlier this week, but there’s much more to the company’s wearable display than just the 5 megapixel camera and its 16GB of internal storage. In case you were hankering for a taste of what else makes Google Glass tick, Android developer …

8 Web Development Resources and Tools you Should Try

The design/development community evolves in a fast pace and it is very hard to keep track of everything that is happening around us. This is why we …

Best jQuery Plugins of 2012

Nearly 6 years after the initial release of jQuery, it’s more popular than been. This can mostly be attributed to the community that’s been built up …

13 Free PSDs to Start 2013

Every designer needs to have good resources to count on, and one can never have enough PSD files on hand. Thinking about that and also in celebrating …

8 jQuery Plugins for Layout and UI Enhancements

On occasion, you might have to work on a project that has unique layout or UI requirements – things that can’t be achieved with CSS alone. With …

my knitted boyfriend a pillow with personality! (or perhaps a boyfriend without one?!) read more http://www.designboom.com/art/my-knitted-boyfriend/

Ouya Android console signs up 10,000 development partners worldwide

The Ouya Android console has signed on 10,000 developers worldwide to produce content for the system, head of developer relations Kellee Santiago told GamesIndustry.biz.<p>Santiago, co-founder of <i>Journey</i> developer thatgamecompany, said that partnerships with larger companies will be announced in the …

Evernote launches Accelerator program to help out developers

If you’re an app developer that builds app around Evernote’s API and platform, the company wants to help you out. If you’re lucky enough, the company …

The Complete Guide to Setting and Negotiating Freelance Rates

It's the most common question I receive from aspiring freelancers of all types: How much should I charge? The question comes packaged in various …

Hearst Magazines

Facebook Opens The Door To Dislikes, With Emoticons

Sharing complicated emotions on Facebook was almost impossible until now. Here, an exclusive conversation with the feature’s designers.<p>Facebook is unparalleled for sharing photos of our vacation or a child’s first steps. All of the best moments of our lives look amazing on the Timeline. So what …

Steve Wozniak Explains Virtualization

This Fusion-io video (Whiteboarding With The Woz — Virtualization: The Basics) stars Apple co-founder and Fusion-io chief scientist Steve Wozniak explaining the little-understood concept of server virtualization. (Go ahead and click on that link to see <i>why</i> virtualization is little understood. It’s …

Turn a Raspberry Pi Into an Always-On Usenet Downloading Machine

One of the nice things about the Raspberry Pi is the that it doesn't require a lot of power to run. This means you can leave it on all day long …

Artist Hong Yi Plays with her Food for 30 Days | Colossal

<p>For almost every day last month Malaysian artist/architect Hong Yi (who often goes by the nickname Red) created a fun illustration made with common …

Flotspotting: Ricardo Freisleben Lacerda's Space-Saving Table, and a Breakdown Closet

Brazil-based industrial designer Ricardo Freisleben Lacerda either lives in a small space or likes thinking about how to reduce the size of furniture …

Articles about limited edition object totem bottle vase on Dwell.com - Dwell

Have you heard of online startup Of A Kind? If not, bookmark it now.<p>NYC-based Baron Fig continues to innovate with thoughtful products designed to propel the creative process forward.<p>Limited Edition for Holiday...<p>If you live in an apartment or otherwise lack a patch in which to plant a garden, …

15 More Tech Skills That Can Instantly Net You A $100,000+ Salary

Now we've got 15 more to add to the list, from a salary survey done by Global Knowledge and TechRepublic. The research was conducted in late 2012, based on a survey of 9,500 tech professionals.<p>This survey asked these folks how much they earned and which IT certifications they had. That's a little …

A Nose For Heat

The heat sensitive material of the Nohot Cup’s lid expands when the drink is too hot, providing a clear warning. In a way it helps you not scald your …

New Twist (& Slide) on Classic Convertible Couch Paradigm

Most fold-out sofas work on essentially the same schematic, or one of a few traditional modes of operation – few of these are as mechanically simple …

C-Pump Single Handed Soap Dispenser by Joseph Joseph

<b>C-Pump</b> is a unique bottle design with c-shaped pump to allow you to easily operate with the back of your hand. This design helps keeping the top of …

Magicka: Wizards of the Square Tablet released for iOS and Android

<i>Magicka: Wizards of the Square Tablet</i>, developer Ludosity's cartoony take on the action-adventure game series, is available now for iOS and Android, according to a recently released launch trailer.<p>Check out the trailer above to get a glimpse of the fantasy world of Midgård, where players can play …

Sequoia Capital In Singapore After A Year, Has Yet To Invest In A Local Startup

When Sequoia Capital India landed in Singapore quietly in 2012, the buzz around town was that a big-name US fund being in the country was going to really jolt the market and provide serious cred to the startups here.<p>The Indian team running operations here, however, appears to have spent the last …

Apple Patents iPhone With Wraparound Display, Including Designs That Plug Together Voltron-Style

Apple has a new patent filing just published by the USPTO today, first spotted by AppleInsider, which details a wraparound-style AMOLED display that could make it possible to create an iPhone that’s almost entirely screen, with touch gestures and virtual buttons replacing physical ones completely. …