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15 crucial web design trends for 2016 & beyond

<b>Lots of publishers reveal their annual web design trends at the end of the year.</b><p>I thought I'd be different and conduct a meta-study, bringing you …

The Best User Experience Design Links of 2015

2015 saw Apple’s design criticized, designing beyond the web & mobile screen, even more prototyping tools (including sneak peeks from Adobe), and it …

Entrepreneurship Is a Journey in 7 Stages. Enjoy The Ride.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship is a journey, and it seems like everyone goes through it a little bit differently. Some move through the process fast, stumbling into success in a matter of weeks after executing a brilliant idea. Others move slowly, …

Entrepreneurship

National Geographic Travel

20 Hottest Trends That Will Shape Web Design Come 2016

As time inches forward with each passing year, many new design trends loom on the horizon. The field of web design is always changing with new tools, …

Material Design

10 Things All Successful Entrepreneurs Have In Common

Wondering if you have what it takes to become a successful entrepreneur? See if you possess any of these characteristics.<p>Over the past few years, Gallup Research has found that people with innate entrepreneurial talent have higher levels of success, are better at noticing business opportunities, …

Entrepreneurship

A bunch of huge companies are creating a free technology to radically change how business is done

The companies involved include ANZ Bank, Cisco, CLS, Credits, Digital Asset, Fujitsu, IC3, IBM, Intel, London Stock Exchange Group, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MFUG), State Street, SWIFT, VMware and Wells Fargo.<p>Their goal is to create a distributed ledger that can be used by anyone and is …

Blockchain

15 Ways to Make Money Outside Your Day Job

Extra money is great. At a minimum, extra income is more change in your pocket. Beyond that, it can diversify your income sources and make your …

Pictures: Great Smoky Mountains National Park

TravelPhoto Gallery<p>Straddling the North Carolina-Tennessee border, Great Smoky Mountains National Park attracts more than ten million visitors a year—more than any other U.S. national park.

16 Best YouTube Channels To Start Learning Web Development

Want to be a web developer but <b>not sure where to start</b> or<b> which programming language to begin with</b>? There are plenty of resources you can fall back on …

JavaScript

What Is Disruptive Innovation?

The theory of disruptive innovation, introduced in these pages in 1995, has proved to be a powerful way of thinking about innovation-driven growth. Many leaders of small, entrepreneurial companies praise it as their guiding star; so do many executives at large, well-established organizations, …

Designing Websites Using A Mobile First Approach

Mobile is something that isn’t always designed for the first time around; however, it’s something that should always be considered depending on the …

Web Design

10 Places You Have to See to Believe

Are you ready for your daily dose of wanderlust (and then some)? These wonders around the world—from Seussian flower fields to seas that shine like stars—simply must been seen to be believed.

Investing in Startups Is No Longer Just for Millionaires

The SEC passed a rule permitting average earners to get in on the companies that only the rich used to be able to buy stakes in.<p>Though crowdfunding has become immensely popular in recent years, the perks of buying into companies early through platforms such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo have mostly …

Investing

Wireframe Basics for Beginners: An Agency Perspective

Wireframing is one of the most effective and valuable exercises during the project lifecycle. Whether you’re building a mobile application, a …

10 Habits of the Most Innovative People

Success in any industry goes hand-in-hand with innovation -- the ability to produce new ideas; provide better solutions; and pioneer new products. The most successful people are not simply the hardest working, they're the most innovative.<p>You can hustle and put in endless hours each week, but if …

Innovation

26 unbelievable aerial photos of Earth

Have you ever wondered what the planet looks like from above? What it would be like to get a bird’s eye view of sprawling cities, stunning landscapes …

Why You Should Always Under-Promise and Over-Deliver

<i>Andrea Ayres-Deets is the Lead Writer at ooomf, an invite-only network connecting short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. Andrea writes about psychology, creativity, and business over on the ooomf blog.</i><p><i>“</i><i>Sure boss, I can have that article to you in two hours.”</i><p>That’s an …

Will Apple Make The Connected Car Part Of Its Smart Home Strategy?

Last week Apple fleshed out its connected car vision by rebranding its iOS in the car efforts ‘CarPlay’ and debuting the first auto makers to use the technology in Ferrari, Mercedes and Volvo.<p>Unfortunately for Apple, while the connected car is a cool idea, it’s one of those initiatives that, at …

Corning is now ready to make 3D Gorilla Glass for wearable devices

Corning's Gorilla Glass is useful for protecting the (mostly) flat screens of smartphones, but it's not a great fit for the curvy world of wearables. The company is prepared to change with the times, though, as it just announced that it can manufacture 3D-shaped Gorilla Glass. Its newly available …

Who is Elon Musk? Tech billionaire, SpaceX cowboy, Tesla pioneer – and real life Iron Man

By the time Elon Musk founded the company that would become PayPal, in 1999, he had already built and sold one internet business. But this time he hit the jackpot.<p>Already wealthier than most of us will ever dream of being, he netted close to $180 million from PayPal’s sale to eBay, enough to retire …

Free online Android programming course starting next month

An online university will start a free online Android programming course next month, offering interested applicants the first notions needed to create apps for smartphones and tablets running Google’s mobile operating system.<p>Spotted by a <i>reddit</i> user, the eight-week long course offered by the …

Android News

If MBAs are useless, we’re all in big trouble

<i>Quartz Debate: The author of this piece debated the merits of an MBA with Quartz contributor Jay Bhatti.</i><p>MBAs–both the degrees and the people who have them–are an obsolete waste of time and money. An irrelevant recipe for failure. At least that’s what all the cool entrepreneurs and venture …

frog

COLLECTION NO. 9SXSW 2016Follow frog as we cover the South by Southwest Interactive Festival live from Austin, Texas.4 Stories 2 Contributors …

Globalism and Technology: A Hidden Misconception That Dooms the U.S. Economy

<b>In an article in today’s New York Times Sunday Review, I challenge a fundamental assumption underlying Washington’s</b> <b>embrace of globalism: the idea that no matter how fast American technologies leak abroad, an abundance of new production methods and new industries will keep bubbling up to take their</b> …