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Google Launches Web Designer, A Visual Tool For Building Interactive HTML5 Sites And Ads

Google today announced the launch of Web Designer, a new tool for building interactive HTML5 sites and ads. The company first hinted at this launch in June, but had been quiet about it ever since. Web Designer, which Google calls a “professional-quality design tool,” is now officially in public …

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Flat UI and Icon Design by Sunbzy

Flat User Interface Design.<p>Look at this nice UI Kit and the flat icon designs by Sunbzy, a Bangkok, Thailand-based graphic, icon, and web designer. …

UI Design

SARAH Lets You Request Information From 21 Government Agencies At The Same Time

The federal government collects gobs and gobs of data on people, and thanks to a little something called the Freedom of Information Act, people can make requests to liberate some of it. It sounds simple enough, but navigating the labyrinthine process and drafting the request is no easy thing.<p>That’s …

This week's Deke's Techniques shows how to create alignment with the Illustrator grid. Learn more on the blog. http://ar.gy/55S0

From Collaborative Coding to Wedding Invitations: GitHub Is Going Mainstream

Bubby Rayber's wedding date was coming up fast. Too fast. It was April, and in less than a month, he was supposed to host a daylong event for about …

Often, designers need to store and display simple data without the overhead of relational databases like MySQL. Learn how to store data directly using web technologies such as XML, JSON, YAML, and HTML5, and ditch the need for a database. http://ar.gy/50vD

CSS transition from/to auto values

I hope one day transitions to/from auto values will work out of the box in all major browsers. Meanwhile, read on.<p>Bug reports for WebKit and …

Parallels Access: Run Mac and Windows Apps Like They Were Made for iPad

<b>Parallels Access</b> is a new iPad app launching tonight – that promises to let you experience Mac and Windows applications as is they were made for the iPad. It ‘applifies’ your Windows and Mac apps to make them feel as it they’re native iPad apps.<p>The app is published by Parellels, the makers of the …

How Facebook is banishing roommate horror stories from the dorm

"We're starting to see a sentiment shift. Housing people are understanding that Facebook is not going away."<p>For some schools, self-selection is a no-brainer, no matter how safe it may be with respect to helping push students outside their comfort zones.

College & University

Mobify – Digital Experience Platform

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The One Reason Every Blogger Should Use Google+

Once again this week I was asked by a colleague why they should care about Google+. This is a person who regularly publishes content, already has a full plate and wanted to be convinced why she should take up another social network. A scenario that’s all too familiar with many people I come in …

6 ways to delete yourself from the internet

If you're reading this, it's highly likely your personal information is available to the public. And by "public" I mean everyone everywhere. To drive home this point, I give you exhibit A: Earlier this week, Facebook came under fire when it was revealed that the data of more than 50 million …

Internet

The ABC's of Gainesville

For incoming Gators, Santa Fe students and new Gainesville residents alike, there is a plethora of activities, nature and culture within this town's …

Gesture Design with Javascript

If responsive design was the first step in making the web accessible for mobile devices then gesture design is the next. Touch screens and gestures …

PhoneJS - HTML5 JavaScript Mobile Development Framework

Introduction<p>As you know, there are many frameworks for mobile app development and a growing number of them are based on HTML5. These next-generation …

Absolute Centering

https://codepen.io/shshaw/details/gEiDt<p>CodePen<p>Perfect horizontal AND vertical centering in CSS, at any width or height! Works with percentage based …

Wintersmith

Write web applications using the latest technologies without having to host your own node.js servers, or use it to increase speeds on large-scale …

Bootstrap 3 released

19 Aug 2013<p>Today, on the two year anniversary of releasing Bootstrap to the world, we’re shipping Bootstrap 3.0. It’s been a crazy long ride to say …

Pingendo

A Palatable Javascript Pattern

<i>Pre-caveat</i><p>Plenty of people have chimed in to let me know that I’m dumb, <i>dumb</i>, <b>dumb</b> because this pattern can be quite inefficient if used on …

The iOS 7 Design Cheat Sheet - Ivo Mynttinen / User Interface Designer

This article is outdated.<p>The data presented on this Cheat Sheet does not contain the latest updates of iOS 8 and the new Apple devices released mid …

FlowType.JS — Responsive web typography at its finest: font-size and line-height based on element width.

Ideally, the most legible typography contains between 45 and 75 characters per line. This is difficult to accomplish for <i>all</i> screen widths with only …

Typography

iWork for iCloud beta now open to anyone with an Apple ID

First it was available to developers, then a select few who received invitations, and now the beta of iWork for iCloud is available for all. Apple's made no official announcement, but point your browser to icloud.com, punch in your Apple ID details, and there you have it: Pages, Numbers and …

Tour Management Startup TourCommand Upgrades With An Eye On Up-And-Coming Musicians

Given the challenges facing the recorded music industry, touring seems like an ever-more-important way for musicians to make money. Yet TourCommand co-founder Asad Yusupov said there hasn’t been that much done to make it easier to actually manage a tour.<p>“There are very few tools for the backend of …

1Password 4 for Mac ‘sneak peek’ shows what to expect this fall

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Back in December of last year, Agilebits updated its iOS version of 1Password taking user feedback to heart. With a completely …