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3 alternatives to the floating action button

<b>UX-friendly alternatives to the Floating Action Button, Google’s cute UI design element that doesn’t always cut the mustard</b>Everybody loves the …

How to Run a Remote Startup Across Time Zones

Quick tips on building high performing remote teams.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It wasn’t long ago that office life was simply a part of every day life. A person with a “real job” made the daily commute to the office, like it or not. They chatted around the water …

Trump Reportedly Sought Counsel for Making His Muslim Ban "Legal"

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani advised Trump on how to enact the ban.<p>On Friday, January 27, President Donald Trump signed an executive order barring citizens from seven countries from entering the United States. The countries affected by the ban are Iraq, Syria, Iran, Sudan, Libya, …

The soon-to-be 45th president is the butt of most gags as Star Wars actor Felicity Jones makes a slightly awkward guest turn<p>As is its habit, Saturday Night Live addressed the most significant topical event of the week in its cold open, launching with its take on Donald Trump’s recent, chaotic press …

Affordable Care Act

Four Interval Workouts You Can Do on a Rowing Machine

The last time we talked about rowing machines, we said rowing was a full-body, low-impact cardio workout and an excellent substitution for running on …

Exercise

Here Are The Best Startup Pitches We've Ever Seen

How to Design a Better Pitch Deck

<i>The following is an adaption of a presentation I give to YC startups before we have them create their presentation slide decks for Demo Day.</i><br>Here’s …

Get In Paddle Shape With This 28-Minute No Equipment Upper Body & Abs Workout

Photo: Shutterstock.<p><b>Let’s face it: these past couple South swells have likely been a bit of a wake up call in terms of your paddle power.</b> If that’s …

Introduction to Natural Language Processing (NLP)

Natural Language Processing Summary<p>The field of study that focuses on the interactions between human language and computers is called Natural …

Craft Your Own Vertical Vegetable Garden - Quiet Corner

DIY Craft Your Own Vertical Vegetable Garden<p>With winter now firmly behind us, some homeowners are busy tending to their revitalized garden and …

Woodworking

Using design patterns responsibly

Understand what patterns are appropriate to the problem you’re trying to solve.<p>Design patterns greatly speed up the design process. They give …

Disastrous Childish Gambino gig sees US rapper booed off stage in Newcastle

The show, announced less than two weeks before the performance, had earlier sparked feverish entries in a competition on the venue's Facebook …

18 Material Design Frameworks For UI Designer - RankRed

[Estimated read time: 6 minutes]<p>There’s been a lot of buzz about Google’s new design language: Material Design. It’s a mobile first approach design …

Material Design

The Most Effective Research Tools for Gathering Customer Feedback

It’s no surprise that product teams at companies large and small are increasingly emphasizing methodologies to capture customer feedback early and …

7 tips to create awesome mobile app designs

Yelp is a good example of intuitive mobile interaction design. The app is very clean, with nice, big buttons that state their purpose. The buttons’ clear labels are easily understood by just about any user. Much more than that, the app uses some common mobile UI patterns, like the toolbar at the …

The UX And UI Tools That You Need And Should Use

As new UX and UI tools come on the market, many of them have new and improved features that can make your design efforts faster, easier, and with …