Jason Robbins

34 Flips | 5 Magazines | 26 Likes | 1 Following | @jasonrobbins790 | Creative Director, and strategic mktg comms dev 20yrs of traditional and digital creative design development, at agency and in-house.

Is adaptive better than responsive design?

If you have been remotely listening to the Web design conversation in the past five years, one phrase keeps coming up – responsive Web design. By now, you are probably designing every one of your site outlines with a responsive framework.<p>But some of the talk is shifting to adaptive Web design. The …

IFTTT helps your apps and devices work together

A world that works for you<p>IFTTT is the free way to get all your apps and devices talking to each other. Not everything on the internet plays nice, so …

How To Make An App Prototype In 3 Hours

Keynotopia transforms Keynote and PowerPoint into the best rapid prototyping tools for building mobile, web, and desktop app mockups.<p>Ever have an …

Prototyping

The secret to building startup buzz online

There’s a lot being published these days about how to break into noisy digital environments and capture the interest of people whose attention spans are shorter than ever.<p>Yes, you can achieve this goal with things like paid Facebook ads and sponsored tweets. You can do it by pushing content on …

60 awesome free tools to create a visual marketing campaign on a budget – Learn

<i>Creating a visual marketing campaign is not just about telling the story of your brand or product, but finding the right tools to do it.</i><p>The …

Infographics

The Integration of Technology, Mindfulness, and Meditation for Entrepreneurs

Wisdom 2.0 shows that there are pathways to not just living with technology, but using it to create a healthier and welcoming world.<p>What do spirituality and technology have in common? A lot more than you think--and it's not just about taking virtual yoga classes or downloading meditation apps to …

Digital Manga Reaches Kickstarter Goal to Print Tezuka's Alabaster

Company expects to ship both volumes in September<p>North American publisher Digital Manga's Kickstarter campaign reached its goal of US$29,200 on …

Underworld Ascendant Kickstarter reaches its goal

It took longer than I expected for Underworld Ascendant to hit its Kickstarter goal, although that can be put down to my powerful, nostalgic love for …

From Design to Street Art, 5 Looks Inside Great Creators' Notebooks

<i>A round-up of intimate drawings from Meriwether Lewis, Milton Glaser, Stefan Sagmeister, and other bright minds</i><p>The nature and origin of creativity is the subject of many a theory. But, rather than theorizing about it, wouldn't it be great if we could just lift the lid of a great creative mind and …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Pinterest is raising a $500 million funding round.</b> It will value the company at $11 billion.<p><b>2. Criteo, the retargeting specialist adtech company, reported its Q4 earnings on Wednesday.</b> Revenue increased 69% to €233 million, while adjusted EBITDA rose 121% to €32 million in the three months to …

Astropad App Transforms iPad into Sketch Board for Mac

Astropad is a new app that could change the graphic design industry. It allows you to use your iPad as a sketching board that transfers directly to …

Zero UI to commercialize Handy Potter that lets users 3d model without using a mouse

Feb. 19, 2015 | By Simon<p>Perhaps one of the best parts about the rise of additive manufacturing and 3D modeling technologies has been in watching …

2000+ Modern Flat Icons & Vector Shapes for Designers

Highest quality Flat icons and vector graphics for designers. This is the 1st <b>Icons / Vectors bundle</b> with more then 2000 flat icons and 100’s of …

Social Media Marketing & Management Dashboard

Manage all your social media in one place<p>From finding prospects to serving customers,<br>Hootsuite helps you do more with your social media.<p>Start Your …

Social Media

First real alternative to Photoshop launched... and it's free

We're big fans of Affinity Designer, a low-price but high-end Mac alternative to Adobe Illustrator launched last June. And we're not alone: Apple, …

Traditional Intellectual Property Lessons Learned

Over the past few months, we have been talking to many entrepreneurs about their knowledge-gap around intellectual property (IP) and other important startup matters that actually impact IP or intangibles (and therefore valuation and ultimately their success). This is the first in a three part …

Veerle's Blog

Articles<p>Check out this extended font bundle for only $29! In the image below I’m only showing a tiny fragment of what’s included in this incredible …

Graphic Design

Four Communications Trends in 2015

Even ten years ago, no one could have predicted the speed and clutter of communications businesses face every day. As a result, every day it gets more and more difficult to get your marketing message out--let alone to the people you need to reach.<p>As the environment has changed, tactics have too. …

Customers

Has Science Just Admitted Planet X/Nibiru Exists? Believers Say Full ‘Nibiru Disclosure’ Is Coming

Astronomers may have inadvertently revived the Planet X/Nibiru cataclysm conspiracy theory that dominated the internet a few years ago. Following the …

Like Alien and Blade Runner? This short is for you.

<i>Atropa</i> is a short film and proof of concept in the style of <i>Alien</i> and <i>Blade Runner</i>. With a late '70s/early '80s sci-fi aesthetic and a plot that sees Officer Cole Freeman investigating a missing research vessel in deep space, it hits all the right notes for dark, meaty science fiction.<p>At a little …

A Guide to Design Mockup Fidelity

<i>This is a guest post by Jerry Cao, coauthor of The Guide to Mockups.</i>In this article, I will discuss the various levels of <b>UI design mockup fidelity</b> to …

Kriophobia: Bringing Back Survival Horror

Update 09: Shout outs to other projects & future plans.<p>Update 08: Happy Holidays!<p>Update 07: We talk about the possible Stretch Goals of our KS …

Grady Gordon’s Gorgeous And Gruesome Monotypes Of Skulls Are The Perfect Way To Start Halloweek!

We’ve written about artist Grady Gordon’s ghoulish Monotype prints before, and they continue to be gorgeous and gruesome. The intricate abstractions …

The Top UX Predictions for 2015

<b>As we mentioned last week when we gave you the top UX trends of 2014, it's been a big year for experience design.</b> 2015 shows all signs of being an …

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 …

Adobe updates Photoshop Sketch and Illustrator Line for iPad with autosave and more

Adobe has just updated its Photoshop Sketch drawing app and Illustrator Line drafting app with new features and enhancements.<p>For both Adobe Photoshop …

Website Flowcharts and Site Maps – AI & EPS

The huge website flowcharts and site maps template.<p>With countless included vector graphics and elements, this huge template lets you create visual …

Clever Infographics That Use Items Lifted From Everyday Life

Plenty of designers can bang out a killer infographic with a computer and some software, but Marion Luttenberger isn’t one of them. It’s not that the …

Ultrakam Debuts 4K Video Shooting for iPhone 6

Earlier this year, Ultrakam Apps launched a video shooter for Apple’s iPhone 5 series that was capable of recording 2K footage. Now, in the wake of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, the company today released a new app capable of shooting 4K resolution video.<p>In an effort to compete with the likes of the …