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Design & Development News | The Next Web

All stories in Design & Dev<p>Google adds 'Theming' to Material Design to unify designs across applications<p>Google today announced several updates to Material Design, the company's visual design language and set of specifications for applications should look. While rumors persisted up to the event that …

Who was the real St Patrick?

The details of St Patrick’s life remain murky – but tracking his legendary footsteps across Ireland is both peaceful and spectacular.<p>Those who wish to pay homage to St Patrick on 17 March could attend a parade, don an outlandish green costume or swig a pint (or several – twice as much Guinness …

Meet Nvidia's GTX 800M Series: Maxwell, ShadowPlay, And GameStream Land On Laptops

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: PC gaming is dying. Of course if that had any semblance of truth, it wouldn’t be a $25 billion industry — actually edging out global box office receipts by a few million bucks in 2013. And while “traditional” desktop and laptop sales slide south, their …

How to make Chicken Nuggets

How to Make Great (Fluffy, Stress-Free) Rice

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Stop thinking about it and just do it -- here's how to make perfect rice a</i> …

Burrito Pie

I’ve talked a lot about cooking after my husband and I got married, I think because it was such a pivotal point in my life, and I really learned to …

Cauliflower & Cheese Pasta Bake - Video Recipe

How to Make Stuffed Roast Chicken Breast (or Turkey, or Duck) Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: How to stuff, truss, and roast the breast of any bird you desire -- no recipe needed.</i><p>Master this technique …

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …

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Zero-Commission Stock Trading App RobinHood Kicks Off Private Beta

RobinHood is about to let anyone buy and sell stocks for free instead of having to pay E*Trade or Scottrade $7 per transaction. Today RobinHood begins inviting the 160,000 people who’ve signed up to download its glossy new app where you can efficiently track and trade stocks. “It’s by far the most …

MWC 2014: here's what's next for the smartphone industry

Next week marks the coming of an annual ritual: Mobile World Congress, the world’s largest trade show devoted to the wireless industry. This is the place where the Samsungs, HTCs, AT&Ts, and Vodafones of the world rub shoulders in scenic Barcelona. Deals that will shape the future of wireless are …

NVIDIA Titan Black cards bring much improved specs, even crazier prices

That's right, a thousand dollars is just the <i>starting price</i> for the new Titan Black, which surpasses and replaces the original $999 GTX Titan that came out last year. Thanks to a more overclock-friendly version of NVIDIA's "Big Kepler" silicon, card vendors are offering custom-cooled versions of the …