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Essential Learnings That No Designer Should Go Without

A compilation of the most important points from the most important points from “The Bible Of Design”<p>I recently finished reading ‘The Design Of …

Awesome Animated Mockups for Your Next Killer Presentation

There are so many things to love about being a designer in this day and age. The community is connected and quite strong. There are plenty of great …

Mockups

This Android app just changed the desktop game: scrcpy

This week developer rom1v released an application for Mac, Windows, and Linux which makes Android appear on a desktop. The user has only to connect …

Hey, Siri: 142 useful voice commands for Siri

Do you use Siri to its full potential? Perhaps it’s time to refresh your memory with this list of useful things you can ask it to do for you.<b>Control</b> …

The Top Prototyping Tools You Need & the Advantages of Using Them

Being an experienced designer, you naturally know what you’re doing. What you don’t always know, however, is how your design is going to turn out, …

What a combined T-Mobile-Sprint network would actually look like

Reports are swirling that T-Mobile and Sprint have agreed a deal to merge in principle, with an announcement set to come in October. A merged company …

This handy tool makes discovering beautiful Google fonts simple

An often overlooked Google product is Google Fonts. Not only do these look great and speed up the Internet, but they’re also completely free. The only downside is picking one to use in your next project.<p>Better Google Font Finder, by San Francisco-based product designer Mattthew, aims to make that …

Typography

Google will soon require Android for Work profiles for enterprise users

Google recently announced that enterprise mobility customers will be required to use Android For Work profiles. Here's what this means for companies …

VMware Horizon Virtualization Pack for Skype for Business (Beta) Is Now Available!

<i>Co-authored by Frank Anderson, Solutions Architect, Desktop Technical Marketing, VMware</i>The Horizon 7 product team is excited to announce that the …

15 Online Design Tools To Help You Create Stunning Visual Content

Beautiful design and great visual content play a great part in today’s economy. It doesn’t matter in what field you specify – you might be a writer or entrepreneur wanting to sell your services or products.<p>The main difficulty is that hiring a competent designer might be expensive and if you run a …

Infographics

This Crazy Gorgeous Font Evolves As You Type With It

Oh, and it's inspired by cockroaches.<p>This being a digital age, our lives are suffused with fonts. Just about every word we read is set in a font crafted by an artist, a team of them, or even multiple generations of designers. But for the non-graphic designers among us, who mostly interact with font …

Understanding macOS Server Part 2: Serving a Small Business

<i>This is the second in a series of Rocket Yard articles in which we take you through the setup of macOS Server. macOS Server is an app that runs on</i> …

10 Tips On How to Use Wireshark to Analyze Packets in Your Network

In any packet-switched network, packets represent units of data that are transmitted between computers. It is the responsibility of network engineers …

How New Designers are Helping to Transform an Old Company

It was necessity, not choice, that led me to hire UX Designers who have never had a UX job before. When I joined Weight Watchers in 2015 I never …

An OSI Model for Cloud

In 1984, after years of having separate thoughts on networking standards, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Telegraph and Telephone Consultative Committee (CCITT) jointly published the Open Systems Interconnection Reference Model, more commonly known as …

Cisco Systems

Psychology Principles & Laws To Influence People with Your Designs

This curated post is authored by Graphic Designer, Jacob CassThe post Psychology Principles & Laws To Influence People with Your Designs appeared …

How to Secure Cisco Routers and Switches

Routers and switches make up the bulk of network infrastructure and are vulnerable to attack. We hear about mass Denial of Service (DOS) attacks or …

Permanently Removing the Recent Node from Quick Launch for SharePoint 2013

# Update 5/19/2015 – This article is a javascript/css (wsp) based solution.<p>A reader <b>Håkan Nilsson</b> has suggested a simple solution to permanently hide …

Updated free Visio stencils for Office 365, Exchange, Lync, and SharePoint

Microsoft has released a new version of the set of visio stencils with icons for Office 365 and the corresponding server products:This set of …

Create a Simple SharePoint 2013 Employee Directory on Office365 – Part 2 – Set up an Employee Directory Page

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Create a Simple SharePoint 2013 Employee Directory on Office365The first step is, of course, to create a page …

Introducing new and modern chart types now available in Office 2016 Preview - Office Blogs

<b>Editor’s Note 7/7/2015:</b><br>We added the sample workbook used to create the charts, which you can download here.<p>As part of a wave of new updates delivered …

Good, Better, Best Strategies for Social Adoption in SharePoint

The world is witnessing the dawn of the social organization, with rapidly evolving solutions that impact team dynamics, collaboration, and real-time communication. For many managers, it can difficult keeping up with all of the features and roadmaps. New options within SharePoint, Office365 and …