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Fitness experts agree that sit-ups are worthless — here are 9 moves they recommend instead

From celebrity trainers working in the trendiest Manhattan gyms to the National Institute for Fitness and Sport in Indianapolis and US Army training exams, sit-ups are getting a bad reputation.<p>Scientists have discovered that the moves, once a staple of basic workout routines, don't reduce waistline …

Exercise

Bootstrap Theme Builder and Customizer

The whole idea of Themestr.app is to make the Bootstrap customization process <b>easier</b>, and allow you to <b>visualize changes along the way</b>. For <i>most users</i> …

Web Design

Niantic shows off a stunning AR demo that lets Pikachu hide behind real-world objects

realworld

NPR Music's 40 Favorite Albums Of 2018 (So Far)

<i>Let's face it: We live in an era dominated by playlists. Whether you listen to one of the chart-defining destinations on Spotify, let YouTube's algorithm be your guide, follow a friend's listening habits or create your own mixtapes, the idea of listening to an entire album in one sitting becomes</i> …

Indie Pop

Editorial Design: The Big Disconnect

Wes L Cockx shared a beautiful editorial design project on his Behance profile. It was for The Big Disconnect article for the Atlanta publication. …

Google Fiber

Awesome Motion Design Titles for Playgrounds Sessions

Peter van de Riet shared a beautiful motion design project for Playgrounds Sessions. They created this playful title animation of negative space …

Graphic Design

Havana Sunset Font Duo +SVG

Havana Sunset, a complementary font duo by Sam Parrett that comes with both vector and SVG typefaces.Graphic and typeface designer Sam Parrett has …

Typography

Mobile Motion: 20 Bright Concepts of UI Animation

A lot of trends have stepped aside but motion keeps its top positions in the domain of user experience for mobile and web. Animation has become an …

Adobe steps into the AR arena with Project Aero

Hot off the heels of Apple’s announcement of ARKit 2.0, creative software giant Adobe revealed its own foray into augmented reality. Soon many more people should be able to create 3D, animated content that seems to float in the real world.<p>Project Aero is Adobe’s aptly named tool for authoring …

Clever new method solves VR’s ‘infinite walking’ problem by tricking your brain

One of the ways that virtual reality could be made even more immersive is if users were able to fully explore enormous virtual worlds by physically …

Virtual Reality

1979 computer shop guy predicts the future

This clip, posted by David Hoffman a few years ago, is going viral this fine Wednesday morning: "I was shooting a documentary called “The Information …

The 57 best one-hit wonders of all time

1/<p>"Rockin Robin" by Bobby Day (1958)<p>You might know "Rockin' Robin" best as a kid's song that has an accompanying hand game, or as the 1972 version …

Music

Holograms, campfire horror stories, and OK Go: the best VR and AR from the Tribeca Film Festival

Virtual reality hasn’t changed the world the way its creators hoped — at least, not yet. But it’s gotten a lot of traction in a slightly unexpected place: film festivals. At last month’s Tribeca Film Festival in New York City, curators featured nearly three dozen virtual and augmented reality …

3D & CGI Illustrations: Human Color Sets by G R A Z A ™

It looks like we have never featured the work of G R A Z A ™ before on ABDZ. Well, his "Human Color Sets" will be the perfect first opportunity which …

Bandai is manufacturing armored cats

Bandai created armored cats ("Nekobusou") as a jokey tweet whose unexpected popularity inspired the toymaker to go into production with a like of …

UI Interactions of the week #126 – Muzli -Design Inspiration

Some madman built a Mario Kart clone in pure CSS

Historically, CSS has been used for one thing: decorating webpages. But later versions of the stylesheet language have added extra bells and whistles, allowing developers to do more ambitious (and, dare I say, bonkers) things.<p>Case in point: London-based developer Stephen Cook built a barebones …

Google Tour Creator brings VR content creation to the masses

Earlier today Google announced perhaps the easiest way for “anyone with a story to tell” to do so in a rich, visual interface behind the lenses of their favorite VR viewer. Called ‘Tour Creator,’ Google’s newest virtual reality tool lets anyone produce professional-looking VR content without the …

Google Just Remade Its Brand Again

Two years ago, Google gave us a new logo. Now, it’s turned that logo into an interface.<p>Today, Google announced a major new initiative called Material Theming (read our exclusive on it here). It’s a sequel to its Material Design system that allows companies to easily apply their own colors, …

Material Design

Unofficial NVIDIA eGPU support on macOS arrives w/ impressive results for gamers [Video]

Unofficial NVIDIA eGPU support is now a reality for Mac users. It’s all thanks to the developers and researchers that congregate over at eGPU.io, a community for eGPU coverage and support across Mac, Windows, and other platforms.<p>While not perfect, the results of my testing look very promising. Let …

God Of War PS4's Cool Avengers: Infinity War Item -- How To Get The Gauntlet Of Ages

The new God of War on PS4 features a wide array of additions to the series, from a new combat system and weapon to an AI companion and a much different narrative focus. It also features some light RPG elements, including gear that you can collect and equip. There are a ton of items to be had, but a …

One day you may be able to 3D print your own Nike shoes

Athlete Eliud Kipchoge won the 2018 London Marathon wearing a pair of Nike VaporFly Elite Flyprint trainers with the world’s first 3D-printed upper. …

Free PDF download of MagPi, a magazine about Raspberry Pi projects

Raspberry Pi is a credit card sized (or smaller) Linux computer that costs about $35 (you also need a monitor, a keyboard, SD card, and power …

Conan road trips around Italy acting like a big, dumb American (in the funniest way ever)

Conan O'Brien and his show's associate producer Jordan Schlansky recently traveled to Italy together. According to Conan, Jordan is a …

A lack of cryptocurrency miner demand may create discounts on graphics cards

Unnamed sources close to Taiwan-based graphics card manufacturers such as Gigabyte and MSI claim these companies will be forced to slash prices due …

Apparently high-definition vinyl is coming next year

The process of making records hasn't changed much over the last hundred or so years, but that itself could change soon. Austria-based Rebeat Innovation has begun the work to bring vinyl into the 21st century. Of course, that involves lasers. Specifically, converting analog audio information into a …

Why Would an Ad Create the ‘Worst Song in the World’? To Make a Pretty Relatable Point, Actually

The amusing new ad from French food-and-sundries retailer Monoprix poses a pretty basic question: Why would a young woman suffer through an …

Advertising Industry

Typefaces Used In Some Of The World’s Most Recognized Logo Designs

Image by Emanuele Abrate and featured with permission<br>It’s inherent for designers to look at a logo and take in more than what’s shown at face value. …

How To Design Emotional Interfaces For Boring Apps

How To Design Emotional Interfaces For Boring AppsHow To Design Emotional Interfaces For Boring AppsAlice Кotlyarenko 2018-04-10T13:20:05+02:00 …

Web Design

A Creative Toolkit for Ideation – Muzli -Design Inspiration

Let’s Begin<p>Let us state that these methods are far from the answer. They may only plug small gaps in the project you’re working on. But they can …