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Design Online

Learn a little about what you can make from cardboard.<p>What cardboard is, how it is constructed, and where you can get it.<p>An explanation of what grain …

The Beginner's Guide To VPNs

Today we're arming you with everything you need to know to understand and use virtual private networks.<p>Photo Illustration by Elena …

Information Systems

Become a UX/UI design master for under $40

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Signage Design Inspiration, Tips & Tricks from 5 Leading Firms

From illuminated wall signs and eye-catching window graphics to the essential guideposts and blade signs pedestrians know well, good signage design …

Graphic Design

“Mastering any physical skill takes practice

“Mastering any physical skill takes practice. Practice is the repetition of an action with the goal of improvement, and it helps us perform with more ease, speed, and confidence. But what does practice actually do to make us better at things?”

6 Essential Steps to Creating Your Own Startup Logo

Everyone tells you that you need a startup logo, but nobody tells you how to make one. They just throw you to the metaphorical wolves, leaving you to …

Apple Unveils New App Development Curriculum for U.S. Students

Apple today announced a new app development curriculum aimed at high school and college students who are considering pursuing a career in the app …

How to Record iPhone or iPad Screen Without a Computer

iOS 10 comes with many amazing new features such as widgets, iMessage effects and stickers, Raise to Wake, Notes collaboration, new photo editing …

Who was Steve Jobs? Tech trailblazer and co-founder of the Apple empire

Steve Jobs, who died on October 5, 2011, aged 56, was the visionary co-founder, and later chief executive, of Apple, makers of the Macintosh computer, the iMac, the iPod, iPad, and iPhone, and the man behind the astonishing success of the computer animation firm Pixar, makers of Toy Story and …

John Sculley

Watch: How To Go From Charging $25 For Your Logo Design To $2,500

Video screenshot via The Futur<p><b>Designers,</b> have you oft struggled with how to price your logos and other designs?<p><b>In this latest episode</b> from The Futur, …

Easy Online Graphic Design Software

The Internet has become increasingly visual, which means home business owners need to have quality, enticing graphics for their products, promotions, …

Infographics

MacTrast Deals: OneVPN: Lifetime Subscription

The OneVPN: Lifetime Subscription provides a secure browsing service on a budget, while maintaining high speeds and offering a variety of …

Make Animated Videos Online

Make an animated video today!<p>No need to be an expert. It’s fast, easy and free to start.<p>Simple Drag & Drop Animation Software<p>STEP ONE<p>Animated Video …

Delicate Paper Calligraphy Showcases a Cheerful Alphabet

Find your paper-cut initials in Sabeena Karnik’s delicate typeface and calligraphy pieces.<p>For the last 10 years, Sabeena Karnik has worked in the paper medium, pushing its boundaries and experimenting with its different capacities and styles. It wasn’t until a few years ago that the artist stumbled …

Calligraphy

Apple is selling Final Cut, Logic, and other editing apps for $199 in new educational bundle

A $430 discount!<p>Professional creative apps cost hella money, but a new bundle from Apple could help alleviate the costs for students and educators. For $199, you can snag Logic Pro X, Final Cut Pro X, Motion 5, Compressor 4, and Main Stage 3 — a $430 savings versus buying each separately. …

Apps

New At Photography? Check Out This Helpful Visualization

DSLR cameras are fantastic for taking stunning photographs, but if you don’t understand how to use them, it’s an expensive purchase. There are so …

Data Visualization

Simple & Effective Speaking Rubric For Class Presentations

Talented student teacher Kevin Inlay created this simple and effective speaking rubric that we used with class presentations in our ELL World History …

Teaching

How to take a screenshot on Windows, Mac, iPhone and Android

Screenshots are a handy way to make a record of something you've been looking at or sharing information with a friend or colleague.<p>Here's how to take them on different devices.<p>Mac computers<p>By far the most intuitive screenshot, there's a quick short cut on a Mac that lets you select the area you …

Software

KQED

In many schools, project-based learning happens in isolated cases: in certain teachers’ classrooms here and there, or in the contexts of specific …

Education

Building A Tinkering Mindset In Young Students Through Making

<i>Excerpted from The Invent to Learn Guide to Making in the K–3 Classroom: Why, How, and Wow! by veteran teacher Alice Baggett, published in 2016 by</i> …

Teaching

Firebase 101

Why firebase? Making a stand alone application is fun, we developers have access to a rich API provided from Apple to make beautiful design and …

Object-Oriented Programming

Librarian Approved: 30 Ed-Tech Apps to Inspire Creativity and Creation

Tool discovery is often a challenge for teachers interested in finding ways to use technology that will change the way they and their students work. …

Education Technology

Cooperation vs Collaboration by @spencerideas #edchat #education #elearning #edtech #designthinking #mathchat https://t.co/gfNDvbnZqs

Coding in the Classroom with Swift Playgrounds

The recent release of iOS 10 unlocked a creative coding opportunity for iPad classrooms called Swift Playgrounds. It’s an iPad app that lets you …

IPad Air

Hydropower From Reuse

Introduction: Hydropower From Reuse<p>Last fall we were staying at a holiday cottage generating its own electricity from a water wheel. We reproduced …

Arduino

TAKENAKA CARPENTRY TOOLS MUSEUM | Museum Architecture

Connecting man and nature<p>Japanese architecture<p>The new museum has opened at the foot of Mount Rokko in Kobe. Despite being located close to the …