Aaron McKinney

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Replacing HTML Content using JavaScript

While viewing the source code from a number of sites one day, I noticed a large number of elements that contained no data. I started to wander why a …

Top questions you should ask during an interview to raise eyebrows

Job interviews are laced with questions that give the interviewer the opportunity to get to know A) if you will be an asset to the company and B) if …

A guide to your first mobile design project

If you’re a design student or a junior designer and you’re about to dig into your first mobile project, here’s some guidance on what to keep in mind …

UI Design

iPhone 8 Leaks Expose Apple's Expensive Secrets

We know almost everything about the iPhone 8, from its design and new user interface to the potentially revolutionary screen unlock and even the one disappointing omission. But Apple’s biggest secret is going to hit you in the pocket…<p>With the iPhone 8 launch now very close disbelief remains …

Mobile Technology

AR glasses are giving airport ground staff superpowers on the runway

The world's best airport is getting an augmented reality upgrade.<p>Passengers at Singapore's Changi airport could soon see shorter waiting times for …

Augmented Reality

Smartphone prices are about to get insane

For about the last decade, if you walked into any phone store, you could reasonably expect to pay about $200 for a brand new iPhone — but those days …

This job site wants to match developers and employers based on culture and values

Tech recruitment is a big business, and there are no shortages of job sites. Companies spend huge amounts of money trying to find the brightest and best candidates, while engineers dedicate hours poring over Indeed and Craigslist in search of well-paying, yet fulfilling work.<p>Key Values is a job …

Employment

How to Write Smarter User Stories for Product Design and Development

Most of you probably have some tried-and-true best practices that you lean on to formulate requirements and articulate what needs to be done. In many …

User Stories

Hiding your tracks from Trump: Online privacy worries heat up

In the face of a new administration, activists and regular people alike embrace tools for keeping their browsing habits and communications private.<p>There's something about a Donald Trump administration in charge of the US National Security Agency that has folks taking government surveillance very …

Privacy

These women want to fund your business

Ask any startup founder about the challenges they face, and you’ll hear similar responses: obtaining the funding they need to grow, and gaining …

Snapchat Buying Israeli Augmented Reality Startup Cimagine

Messaging app Snapchat is buying Israeli augmented reality startup Cimagine Media for an estimated $30-$40 million, marking Snapchat’s first …

The Definitive Management Ideas of the Year from Harvard Business Review (with bonus article "What Is Disruptive Innovation?")

Publication Date: <b>November 01, 2016</b><p>A year's worth of management wisdom, all in one place. We've reviewed the ideas, insights, and best practices from the past year of Harvard Business Review to keep you up-to-date on the most cutting-edge, influential thinking driving business today. With authors …

In Vermont, solar, batteries key energy revolution

Rhonda "Honey" Phillips keeps her own cows and garden at her small, hillside homestead, and now is pushing self-sufficiency in a more high-tech direction. This year, she installed new solar panels just downhill from her modest house and hung a Tesla Powerwall backup battery on her basement wall, to …

Clean Energy

How to Give an Annual Performance Review (If You Must)

<i>Dear Annie: I just had to give year-end performance evaluations to each of my 16 team members, and I feel like the whole exercise was a total waste</i> …

20 Rising Web Development And Design Blogs To Follow In 2017

A year ago I listed 25 promising digital design blogs to follow. When you look back, you notice how much have changed. If you’re aiming to become a successful entrepreneur or a freelancer, you must learn marketing, design and web development.<p>Today I’m sharing a handy list of 20 rising web …

Web Design

Amazon just made its first delivery by drone — here's the video

Amazon just made its first customer drone delivery as part of its "Amazon Prime Air" program, according to a tweet by CEO Jeff Bezos.<p>In a video of the delivery released by Amazon, a drone delivers an Amazon Fire TV and "Propercorn Sweet and Salty Popcorn" to Richard B. of Cambridgeshire, …

Create Dynamic Form Using PHP, jQuery And MySQL

Friday, Jan 5, 2018<p>Tags:- PHP jQuery MySQL<p>In this tutorial we will show you how to create dynamic form using PHP, jQuery and MySQL.In this if user …

5 big graphic design trends of 2016

In the graphic design world, the idea that something has become a trend is often perceived as a negative. But while blindly following trends for …

Graphic Design

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Dear would-be entrepreneurs.<p>I've got something I need to explain to you. You don't need to go and found the next Google to call yourselves entrepreneurs. You don't need to be building Snapchat, Facebook or anything else. You don't need to be searching for investors for your latest idea. Because …

Small Business

Microsoft’s HoloLens headset will allow real tank operators to see the battlefield outside

Microsoft’s HoloLens, often used for virtual and augmented reality-enhanced battle games, is finding its way onto the actual battlefield.<p>The Ukrainian company LimpidArmor has created a “Circular Review System” for armored vehicles, consisting of helmets with integrated Microsoft HoloLens glasses so …

Augmented Reality

'We don't need the FCC': A Trump advisor's proposal to dissolve America's telecom watchdog

A top advisor to<p>Donald Trumpon tech policy matters proposed all but abolishing the nation's telecom regulator last month, foreshadowing possible moves by the president-elect to sharply reduce theFederal Communications Commission's role as a consumer protection watchdog.<p>In an Oct. 21 blog post, Mark …

Net Neutrality

UX is too important to be left to UX designers

<b>UX only works when everyone in your team is onboard, writes Phil Herborn. Here’s how to rethink your job description with best practice UX in …

UX Design

They blocked Netflix, but no one's in a rush to regulate insecure 'smart devices'

It seems the banal world of baby monitors and webcams is all it takes to bring down our most popular websites these days.<p>So, what should we do about …

Intel Details AI Hardware Strategy for Post-GPU Age

November 22, 2016 by Alex Woodie<p>Last week at SC16, Intel revealed its product roadmap for embedding its processors with key capabilities and …

T-Mobile reveals their Black Friday deals and promotions

Black Friday is here, and T-Mobile is eager to get their deals going. We already saw a few promotions going live last week, but now the Un-carrier …

This Island in American Samoa Is Almost 100% Powered by Tesla Solar Panels

Goodbye, diesel.<p>Tesla has announced their solar panels are nearly entirely powering the island of Ta'u in American Samoa.<p>The island used to depend …

Clean Energy

Free Wireframing and Mockup Tools

Mockup Builder – Prototyping App (Mockup Tools)<p><b>Mockup Tools :-</b> <b>Mockup Builder</b> has just recently been released and looks very promising.<p>It is …

6 Animation Libraries to Save Time and WOW Clients

JavaScript and CSS libraries help web designers and developers be better at their jobs, while alleviating common pain points encountered when …

Web Design