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Remove yourself from people search sites and erase your online presence

Here is a step-by-step guide to reducing your digital footprint online, whether you want to lock down data or vanish entirely.<p>There is now a very …

Social Media

My Favorite Everyday Knife Just Got a Subtle Upgrade

If you’ve been skeptical about the small knife trend, don’t be. I get it; I didn’t see how a folder smaller than a pack of Wrigley’s gum could …

6 trends that are changing the face of UX

When I started my UX career, the iPhone didn’t exist. I was wireframing screens for car navigation systems using PowerPoint. User experience …

6 Free UX Design Courses From Top Universities Worldwide

To master UX skills requires adequate guidance from industry professionals. Here are 6 UX design courses from top universities, all FREE!<p>This article …

Want to Be a Better Boss? Read Any of the 8 Books the Smartest Leaders Have Already Read

This remarkable publishing company aims to change the world by putting out profoundly positive leadership bestsellers.<p>In the process of writing a manuscript for my first book publication, my literary agent and I are choosing publishers wisely. One promising publisher on my radar screen is …

UI Designer Shares His Top 19 Bite-Sized Design Tips From Year’s Worth Of Advice

<b>Some of you might</b> already be familiar with UI designer Steve Schoger. Last month, DesignTAXI featured his free-to-download poster for web developers …

Visual Design

The Smart Scale Tackle’s a Designer’s Worst Nightmare: Human Error

The year is 1999, the month, September. There’s panic at the NASA headquarters because they’ve just lost contact with their Mars Climate Orbiter. The …

Learn How to Create Paper Cut Effect with this Photoshop Tutorial

Lidia Lukianova shared a simple but quite awesome Photoshop tutorial. She shows us how to create a beautiful Paper Cut effect using the Pen Tool and …

7 UX Deliverables: What will I be making as a UX designer?

What does a UX designer actually produce? Here, we will explore the concept of UX Deliverables, a term that describes the outputs of a UX design …

UXPin introducing Adele: The repository of publicly available design systems and pattern libraries

The kind folks from UXPin is launching Adele. A free and open source repository of pattern libraries. You should definitely check out their library, …

Stylish Web Design for Personal Website and Portfolio

Daniel Tan share a beautiful web design project on his Behance profile. It's for his personal website and portfolio. It features a simple layout with …

Web Design

Best Free Website and Mobile UI Kits for 2018

You're reading Best Free Website and Mobile UI Kits for 2018, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

5 UX Books that’ll change how you think about design

“…they force us to keep people at the center of the idea, preventing us from getting lost in mechanical or aesthetic details. They remind us at every …

UX Design

Colorado Lifestyle Meets Texas Know-How in Topo Designs’ Latest Collaboration

Topo Designs teamed up with the elevated camping gurus at Kammok to produce a new take on the popular Roo Double Hammock. The Roo is brawny enough to …

Texas

The Thing About Navy SEAL Snipers We All Should Know

Before the book <i>The Killing School</i> even begins, Brandon Webb shoos away the critics and dismisses even the possible reproach from his peers for writing a book. Specials Forces, after all, are supposed to be “quiet professionals,” so how is it that from Richard Marcinko (founder and first commanding …

An Extraordinary Necessary Sanitary System

We love it when a student project takes off, going from the concept realm to being realized into an actual product… more so when it’s a …

Menstruation

8 Ways to Change Your Thinking From Employee to Owner

Even the best employees can struggle to adjust when they become the boss.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the biggest challenges in changing your lifestyle from an employee to an entrepreneur is focusing on maintaining the right ownership elements, instead of …

8 Tech Tools To Communicate Your Ideas More Effectively

Love it or hate it, presentation matters. To quote the poet William Carlos Williams, sometimes “It is not what you say that matters but the manner in which you say it.” Here are eight tech tools to help you communicate your ideas more effectively (and, dare I say, beautifully).<p><b>1. Lucidchart</b><p>The tool …

Infographics

100+ Essential Books Every Man Should Read

Amazon is offering $5 off on print book purchases of $15 or more until 11:59 pm December 14, 2017. Use the promo code <b>BOOKGIFT17</b> at checkout to …

Anatomical Sculptures by Claude-Olivier Guay Transform to Reveal Intricate Wire Creatures | Colossal

<p>At the outset, these sculptures by artist Claude-Olivier Guay appear like a jumble of wire and feathers folded into a heap, but each hides a …

A Light with Heavy Responsibilities

“Filo is not just a light bulb, it’s a platform.” What Filo does is allow you to integrate various modular elements into the light bulb socket, …

Light Bulbs

Yabu Pushelberg pairs warm wood and muted hues at Four Seasons Downtown New York

Design firm Yabu Pushelberg has completed the interiors for the Four Seasons hotel in Downtown Manhattan, using dark wood in the public spaces and …

Neri&Hu revives 1930s Shanghai theatre with dramatic stone and bronze details

Chinese studio Neri&Hu has used smooth grey stone and fluted bronze to revive the grandeur of a 1930s theatre in Shanghai.<p>The locally based firm, led …

Business Books to Watch in October

In order of their release date, here are just some of the books being released in October that we're excited about.Artificial Intelligence: What …

Stop Spending, Start Managing: Strategies to Transform Wasteful Habits

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>August 16, 2016</b><p>Stop Wasting Precious Time and Money. You have a complex problem at work, and you know the standard solutions: hire a consultant, enlist a superstar employee, have more meetings about it. In short, spend money and hours to dig your way out. But you've been …