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17 business books everyone will be reading in 2018

As the year draws to a close and we catch up with the best business books of 2017, we're also looking toward what's coming up in 2018.<p>We've looked through titles that have already been announced for the new year and have highlighted the memoirs, career guides, and analyses we're most excited about.

How to download embedded videos with F12 Tools in your browser

I got an email this week asking how to download some of my Azure Friday video podcast videos from http://friday.azure.com as well as some of the …

Linux

Announcing SQL Operations Studio for preview

We are excited to announce that SQL Operations Studio is now available in preview. SQL Operations Studio is a free, light-weight tool for modern …

Cheat sheet: How to become a data scientist

If you are interested in pursuing a career in data science, this primer is a good reference for information about salary, hottest job markets, …

Big Data

Robinhood stock trading comes to web with finance news for its 3M users

You know what’s cool? Not just being worth over $1 billion, but saving your customers $1 billion. Today, zero-fee stock trading app Robinhood announced that it’s hit 3 million registered accounts, $100 billion transacted in its app, and $1 billion in saved commissions considering competitors like …

The 20 Best Visual Studio Code Extensions for Front End Developers

Great tooling can help developers write faster, cleaner, and more consistent code. A few months ago, I asked front end developers here at Shopify …

Web Development

Never heard of Ethereum? This mastery bundle will show you why it may be the most important web advance in years

What if Amazon, Google, and a host of other web giants didn’t handle most of the world’s server needs? What if, instead of third-party companies holding, storing and controlling access to web pages, apps, and all that information, that power rested with those who created the content? Your app or …

The 13 Best Microsoft Edge Extensions (So Far)

Like any good browser, Edge supports add-ons to make it a lot better. Here are the best.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Software

10 new web design tools for June

This month Brad Frost unveils his guide to making a successful style guide, presentation tool LiveSlides is getting a lot of attention, and Google …

20 Rising Web Development And Design Blogs To Follow In 2017

A year ago I listed 25 promising digital design blogs to follow. When you look back, you notice how much have changed. If you’re aiming to become a successful entrepreneur or a freelancer, you must learn marketing, design and web development.<p>Today I’m sharing a handy list of 20 rising web …

Web Design

9 Easy-to-Use Budget Templates

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Whether you're single, part of a couple, or even head of a large family, creating a budget is a great way to track expenses and income to keep you on track toward your financial goals. Although a simple home budget worksheet can be scribbled out with plain pencil, paper, …

Learn How To Use A DSLR Camera, With This Nifty Web Tool

Serious photographers know that even the best camera phones can't compete with a DSLR. Provided you know how to use one, that is. The myriad knobs, …

Photography

Plex makes Media Player free to use for macOS, adds Kodi support for subscribers

A highly-regarded media browser and playback tool, Plex Media Player, has exited subscriber-only status, and is now free for Mac users.

How to stop receiving iCloud calendar invite spam on your iPhone and Mac

An incredibly sinister new form of spam has infiltrated countless iPhones and iPads in recent weeks: fake iCloud calendar invites. Personally, I’ve …

CSSReference.io is a gorgeous visual guide to CSS

The best way to learn CSS is through trial-and-error. <i>You’ve got to write code in order to learn to be a coder</i>. That’s the simple truth of the matter. But it’s always nice to have a helping hand guide you through the often confusing and contradictory technology used to style and illustrate webpages, …

8 Tools for Visual Designers and Why You Should Be Using Them

Visual designers have a tough job. They frequently have to take written information and transform it into an aesthetically pleasing image, …

Graphic Design

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

How to Stop Windows 10 From Syncing Themes Between Computers

If you use a Microsoft account to sign into and sync multiple devices, you might notice that Windows has a habit of keeping the same theme across all …

I'm a financial planner, and here's my favorite new spreadsheet to help you pay off debt

If you have student loans, credit cards, a mortgage, or any other debt that you're working to pay off, this tool will help you do it as quickly and effectively as possible.<p>Specifically, it will help you:<p>Below I'm going to walk through the most helpful features of this tool so you can see how it …

These are the 2 best iPhone email apps in the world, and I can’t decide which to use

If there’s one thing I have learned from my lifelong battle with email, it’s this: be flexible. There are always new apps in development and new …

Watch Thrice perform “Hurricane” on APTV acoustic sessions - APTV - Alternative Press

Watch Teppei Teranishi and Dustin Kensrue of <b>Thrice</b> perform an acoustic version of the band’s new song “Hurricane.” The first song off their new …

This Free Software Can Upscale and Enlarge Photos Better than Photoshop

Upscaling a photograph always means trading resolution for size. And while Photoshop’s “preserve details” scaling does a pretty good job, there’s a …

Online tool takes the guesswork out of CSS media queries

If you're struggling with your website layout or just lacking in web design inspiration, here's a simple online tool that will make your day-to-day …

7 Things You May Not Know in JavaScript

You're reading 7 Things You May Not Know in JavaScript, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, …

What is Google Data Studio and how can you use it?

Currently in beta, Google Data Studio allows you to create branded reports with data visualizations to share with your clients. Columnist Sherry …

8 Mac Menu Bar Apps That Will Blow Your Mind

The only thing better than awesomely useful apps are awesomely useful apps that you can use right from your menu bar. Earlier this year, we wrote …

Google Drive

C# 7.0 – Local Functions

In this article, we will discuss one of the planned language features in C# 7.0<p>Local functions are functions that you define inside another function. …