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Fullscreen New Trend in Web Design Industry | Website Designing

Fullscreen websites using photography, video backgrounds as a slideshow no matter what the screen resolution is. The new trend of fullscreen big …

YouTube's paid music service delayed over design problems

A planned subscription service from YouTube is facing delays related to Google executives' insistence that the product be competitive from the day it launches, according to a new report. <i>Billboard</i>, citing an interview with an unnamed executive briefed on YouTube's plans, say that a service …

How to Actually Succeed on Google+

“Our philosophy and strategy is platform agnostic, so, it can tie into many different platforms,” said Curtis Midkiff, Director of Social Engagement at the American Red Cross.<p>According to Midkiff, this philosophy is to craft a visually focused story about the Red Cross and to engage with people …

Front Helps Companies Collaborate With Shared Inboxes

Email may or may not have a long and prosperous future lying in wait, but for now it’s showing no <i>real</i> signs of weakening its grip on the enterprise.<p>With that in mind, Front has been building a new desktop application geared towards making it easier to collaborate around emails with shared …

It's Bliss: behind the iconic Windows XP photo

<b>"It's because of her that we've got the photograph."</b><p>Although it will forever be associated with Windows XP, <i>Bliss</i> was actually the by-product of a …

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<b>Empress of Britain</b>, Clement Dane Studio, 1932<p><i>The only ship on the Atlantic to rival Normandie for luxury, this ship attracted the elite patrons coveted by shipping lines. Her only drawback was that she sailed from Canadian ports in a time when most people preferred traveling from New York.</i><p>“The…great ship to enter the Atlantic arena, in 1931, was the Empress of Britain, the new flagship of the Canadian Pacific Line. Famed for her lavish and spacious interiors, this ship helped to encourage a …

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Google Maps Redesigned With a Mobile Focus

Google Maps dominates the web when it comes to ease of use, information, directions, and all together utility. But that doesn’t mean that the search …

This Hidden Bookcase Door Makes Your Home Mysterious

Everybody loves a good mystery! The suspense of guessing and unraveling the mystery can be a great feeling and now mystery seekers can pretend to be …

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26Jul/18<p>There are multiple departments within a retail organization, so which are most important? If we’re equating worth to cost — i.e., the annual …

Amazon working to move further into hardware space with 3D smartphone, audio device

According to the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>, Amazon is working to expand its hardware offerings, this year, beyond the Kindle e-readers and tablets (like the Kindle Fire). According to the new report, Amazon is working on two smartphones, including a high-end model with a 3D display. Like other smartphones …

Facebook Is Close To Buying Israeli Startup Waze For $1 Billion

Due diligence is underway after a term sheet was signed, Calcalist said, adding that talks began six months ago.<p>Waze uses satellite signals from members' smartphones to generate maps and traffic data, which it then shares with other users, offering real-time traffic info.<p>Officials at Waze declined …

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Online Sales Taxes: A Good Idea Done Badly

Isn't this the perfect moment for a value-added tax?<p>Reuters<p>On Monday, by a comfortable 69-27 majority, the U.S. Senate passed a controversial bill that will require online retailers with annual sales of more than $1 million to collect state sales taxes. Said Republican Mike Enzi of Wyoming: "This …

Apple wins trademark case over ‘iBooks’

A small New York publisher that uses the label “ibooks” has struck out in its lawsuit against Apple,(s AAPL) after a New York court on Wednesday held …

The latest horrifying data on European unemployment

The two European countries worst hit by the region’s economic crisis—Greece and Portugal—both reported their latest unemployment data today.<p>Warning: It’s just awful.<p>Greek unemployment rose from 26.7% to 27.0% in February. Portuguese unemployment shot up to 17.7% from 16.9% in the first quarter.<p>It’s …

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Mortgage Borrowers Are Finally Playing A Bigger Role In The Housing Recovery

The early leg of the housing recovery has been credited to declining shadow inventory and strong demand from institutional investors.<p>However, developing trends in mortgage applications suggest that the average joe homebuyer is playing a bigger role.<p>Mortgage applications in April were up 4.6% …

The planning has started:) design nerds / small biz junkies unite #getkitbashed

#ARPcrew Hourly Photo : 2pm : The color scheme for Kitbash : Brand Design was based on this camera. #getkitbashed

How Our Words Impact Others

<i>Harnessing the Power of the Tongue</i>Our words carry enormous weight. More than we sometimes think. They often impact people for decades, providing the …

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How to Launch a Self-Hosted WordPress Blog in 20 Minutes or Less

<b>Gather your resources.</b> To set up a self-hosted WordPress blog, you will need:<p>A domain name<br>• A credit card<br>• 20 minutes (give or take)<p>It’s easier if you …

Twitter Vines Get Shared 4x More Than Online Video

Marketers love them some Twitter Vines—and for good reason, it turns out. Unruly Media's research reveals that branded Vines (see Doritos example …

YouTube co-founder readying new 'video-based' collaboration project

In 2006, Chad Hurley and YouTube's other co-founder Steve Chen were presented with a $1.65 billion buyout offer from Google. In the years since accepting that massive lump of Mountain View stock, Hurley has remained fairly quiet — he stepped down as YouTube's chief executive in 2010 but stuck …

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