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Sites of the Week: 20Jeans, Trippeo, Zirtual and more

Services and apps are always great source of inspirations for web designers. It's definitely worth to take a look at Zirtual, Mixpanel, two beautiful …

CSS Architecture

Introducing the new HTML5 template Tag — SitePoint

Modern web applications use DOM manipulation to dynamically change areas of the page or insert values. A typical example is a table of figures; the …

Google Glass rooted and hacked to run Ubuntu live at Google I/O

Today at Google I/O the company held a session entitled "Voiding your Warranty" where employees demonstrated how to root Google Glass and install Ubuntu on it. What you're seeing above is a screenshot from a laptop running a terminal window on top and showing the screencast output from Glass on the …

Jepsen: final thoughts

<i>Previously in Jepsen, we discussed Riak. Now we’ll review and integrate our findings.</i><p><i>This was a capstone post for the first four Jepsen posts; it is</i> …

Databases

Here's An Excellent Presentation About The Rise Of Mobile And The Massive Implications

It's on the rise of mobile and what it means for the industry.<p>It's full of great charts like the one on the right about Microsoft. We first spotted it on Slideshare. We asked Evans if we could republish it, and he said yes.<p>Anyway … dig in!

Data Science

Letter To A Young Programmer Considering A Startup

Indie Developers Reveal the Secrets — And Drawbacks — To Funding Videogames on Kickstarter

Just over a year after the videogame Double Fine Adventure set records on Kickstarter, talk about the crowdfunding leader is in the air at GDC, the …

Crowd Funding

How to price your apps, sell them, and earn a living

Here's the breakdown, and the links to each part:<p>Part 1 looks at the phenomena of falling prices, or "racing to the bottom", and graphs the …

Your Design Is Wrong (And Here's Why)

A design can be wrong. The entire thing can be wrong, parts can be wrong, or even a tiny, 10x10 pixel area can be wrong. Not, "I think it's good but …

Core Graphics Tutorial: Patterns

In this Core Graphics tutorial, you’re going to learn how to recreate a “grip” background pattern that is popular in many apps today. You know you’ve …

Graphics

Minimalism/Flat UI on iOS

There’s been so much talk recently about flat UI vs Skeumorphism that I wanted to put some words forward on my own opinion. It also ties in with a …

Flat design is great for mediocre designers like me

I'm a UX-oriented Product Manager with no formal training in design. In the last two years I've designed two apps, two websites and dozens of mini …

The State Of Responsive Web Design

35 min read<p>Share on Twitter or LinkedIn<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …