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New Google tool helps developers pick the right colors for their apps

With its Material Design guidelines, Google set out to create a unified set of ideas for how it wants developers to think about all the different aspects of their applications’ design, ranging from the basic layout to how to use animations effectively. As part of those guidelines, it also offered …

How doing this one thing -- for 15 minutes a day -- can change your child's life forever

You know that reading is important for a child's development, but did you know that reading aloud to young children for just 15 minutes a day can catapult them to success later in life? And did you know, also, that only 46% of American children are actually read to each day by their …

Parenting

Spotify is testing a lossless subscription tier for $15 to $20 per month

Spotify is thinking about introducing a new paid option in addition to the existing Spotify Premium subscription called Spotify Hi-Fi. For an extra $5 to $10, you could get all the features in Spotify Premium as well as lossless high fidelity streaming. There could also be a couple of new …

James Cameron

James Cameron represents the pinnacle of film-making. His film <i>Titanic</i> won 11 Oscars, tying for the most awards ever, and <i>Avatar</i> holds the record as the highest-grossing film in history. Cameron selects his projects carefully, accepting the challenge only when he knows he can push the limits of what …

Orbit: SciFi UX/UI Design Kit for Adobe Photoshop

Orbit, a scifi inspired UX/UI design kit with lots of futuristic web elements for Adobe Photoshop.The creative folks of design studio Nice To Must …

Graphic Design

Terry Crews explains how intermittent fasting keeps him in shape

Terry Crews, actor, former NFL player, and host of Netflix's "Ultimate Beastmaster," discusses the diet he's followed for the past five years to stay in great shape. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>My first meal is at 2 p.m. And then I eat from 2 to 10.</i><p><i>Over the last five years, I've been</i> …

Millennials Are Officially Spending More $ On Coffee Than On Retirement Savings

The laundry list of Millennial wrongdoings is just getting longer, and this time coffee is the culprit. While we already know that we spend too much …

Warning: Your Child's Sophie the Giraffe Teether Might Be Full of Mold

Several moms have shared photos of the popular teething toy with mold growing inside, although the company has not issued a recall.<p>It was about a month ago when pediatric dentist Dana Chianese, DMD, decided to examine her son's Sophie the Giraffe teether a little more closely, after noticing a …

Amazing One Stroke Technique

Japanese culture features a lot of dragons and this amazing painting is a perfect tribute to them all. A small studio in Nikko, Japan has seen four …

The most incredible photos of the US Army in 2016

The US Army, the largest branch of the US armed forces, had a challenging year in 2016.<p>With forces deployed all over the globe and ever-changing political and battlefield dynamics, the US Army depends on disciplined soldiers at all levels to maintain professionalism and to protect Americans and …

32 Easy Exercises to Boost Your Creativity Everyday | Inc.com

For a lot of people, creativity is a talent that few people have.<p>For me, creativity is a skill we all have and can improve with regular exercise.<p>"Creativity is not just for artists. It's for businesspeople looking for a new way to close a sale; it's for engineers trying to solve a problem; it's for …

Creativity

Your Perfect Body Game Plan 2018

These Elite CrossFitters Went Vegan. Should You?<p>How to Treat and Heal Sunburned Skin<p>Can Being an Avid Cyclist Hurt You in the Bedroom?<p>Your …

Pain

How Much Money Do You Need to Save Each Day to Become a Millionaire?

Whether you’re just getting started in your career or have been slogging away at the same desk for a few decades, you’ve probably already imagined …

Personal Finance

Salty Popcorn Top 20 Movies of 2016 | Salty Popcorn

Salty Popcorn Top 20 Movies of 2016<p>And so it is another fine movie year draws to a close. I present to you my TOP 20 MOVIES OF 2016. This year’s list …

Time I

3D Cartoon Pics of Anyone in the World

3 Shares<p>Comments<p>Lance Phan is a 3D artist who receives photos from people around the world requesting a 3D cartoon model of them. “It started out as …

Pics

4 research-backed rituals that could make you a better parent

And if you don't understand kids it can be hard to give them what they need to thrive. Lately the trend has been helicopter parenting and trying to get them ready as soon as possible for an increasingly competitive world.<p>But is that what 3 year-olds need? Or what 10 year-olds need? What about 15 …

Left Handed? These Watches Are for You

Tudor recently unveiled its latest watch — a left-handed variant of its titanium Pelagos dive watch with a 500-meter depth rating. For the most part, …

Justin Hopkins – American Artist

Eyes on American artist Justin Hopkins.Born in 1986 and raised in a small town named Mukilteo in Washington, Justin Hopkins began drawing at age six. …

Art

10 Artists Inking Remarkably Diverse Skull Tattoos

As humans, we’re intimately tied to the skull—it’s not only a part of us, but it represents something much greater than ourselves. The ultimate …

Body Art

Another List Of Bedtime Books You Actually Won’t Mind Reading 957 Times

We’ve all been through those days when we’re so tired by the time we get our kids to bed that we’re practically running out of the room after we tuck …

I Gave My Kids Unusual Names, and Everyone Has An Opinion About It

But they fit our unique children perfectly.<p>Ever Elizabeth is the last of our four children, the baby of the family — a baby that we tried for years to have. A year before the pregnancy test turned positive for Ever, I lost a baby at 13 weeks, so by the time Ever came along our entire pack was …

Word count for all the words appearing in a column in SQL Server 2008

This question already has an answer here:<p>Get word frequencies from SQL Server Full Text Search 2 answers<p>I have a table called 'ticket_diary_comment' …

John Cena’s Workout Routine Is INSANE!

We all know John Cena for his reign as the world’s most famous professional wrestler and for his leading roles in various movies. But did you know …

User Memory Design: How To Design For Experiences That Last

The two charts pictured below changed the way I think about thinking. Reproduced from a classic 1996 psychology study, the story behind these charts …

Web Design

Learn the Basics of Good Web Design in Four Minutes with This Tool

Let’s say you’re new to web design, but you’re intent on learning how to build a site from start to finish. It can be a lot of info to take in, but …

10 CrossFit workouts to get rid of love handles

Walk into any CrossFit box and the second thing you’ll notice—after the symphony of crashing weights—is that no one seems to be able to afford a …

Workouts

Top 10 UX Design Articles for the Past Month.

We’ve observed nearly 1,800 articles related to UX Design in May-June 2016 and picked the Top 10.<p>UX Design (User Experience Design) is the process of …

UX Design

15 Extremely Underrated Films That Every Movie Buff Needs to See

The brilliant films of the last three decades that have fallen through the cracks of time.<p>There are so many films coming out at any given period that's it's impossible to keep track of them all. That's why we're always on the lookout for those diamonds in the rough, those films that speak to us and …

Entertainment

10 Type Rules for an Excellent User Experience

You're reading 10 Type Rules for an Excellent User Experience, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

UX Design

Data Storytelling: The Essential Data Science Skill Everyone Needs

Once your business has started collecting and combining all kinds of data, the next elusive step is to extract value from it. Your data may hold tremendous amounts of <i>potential</i> <i>value</i>, but not an ounce of value can be created unless insights are uncovered and translated into actions or business …

Data Visualization