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Top Free eBooks for Web Designers & Web Developers

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — help authoring tool<p>Web design and web development are the niches that are extremely popular …

JavaScript

The Golden Age Of UX Won’t Last. Here’s How To Prepare For What’s Next

Great UX abounds. How will UX designers continue to prove their value?<p>When I started the digital design agency AJ&Smart in 2011, UX design was still so misunderstood that I spent the next three years just explaining to my clients what it actually was and why it was valuable (while also defining it …

UX Design

Stanford Cryptography Professor Releases Free Cryptocurrency Lecture

For those who are particularly interested in delving a bit more into cryptocurrency, a Stanford University cryptography PhD professor has recently …

Cryptography

You've never heard of these 5 classes — but their areas of study will boost your pay in the future

If you want the excitement of working in a growing industry, like renewable energy or artificial intelligence, you could try to strike out on your …

Machine Learning

7 Questions That Lead to an 'Aha Moment', According to Research

Breakthrough thinking isn't magic, it's science.<p>At the heart of any successful business is a great idea. But how do some entrepreneurs dream up game-changing idea after game-changing idea while others fade into mediocrity?<p>Cracking the code on "aha moments" and creative epiphanies is a topic …

Creativity

When Did UX Design Become So Easy? – Muzli - Design Inspiration

If design was so easy, then everyone would be a designer.<p>I get it. Time isn’t always on our side. We want to learn what we can in a short period of …

UX Design

How to Write a One-Page Business Plan

It's not as hard as you think.<p>2 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is no easy feat, and at the backbone of every business is a solid business plan. Before those words scare you, you'll be happy to know there's a simple way to do this.<p>In this …

Business Strategy

How to stop designing things that won’t get built

Drift's Elyse Bogacz explains how she changed her design process and stopped wasting so much time.The post How to stop designing things that won’t …

Microsoft sees ‘staggering’ potential for blockchain technology as it releases new ‘Bletchley’ template

Microsoft has released version 1 of Bletchley template for Azure, which lets users create a distributed-ledger, or blockchain, network with minimal …

Blockchain

The Complete Machine Learning Bundle | Popular Science Shop

<b>Quant Trading Using Machine Learning</b><p>Play the Markets Like a Pro After 11 Hours of Integrating Machine Learning into Your Investment Strategies<p>Financial markets are fickle beasts that can be extremely difficult to navigate for the average investor. This course will introduce you to machine learning, …

A Canvas to Spark and Propel Your Startup Storytelling

Most startups are focused on tackling a problem or creating a new way of doing something. Unfortunately, they don’t do a good job of telling stories …

Why and how to comprehensively test the mobile usability of your site

<b>Testing with Google’s mobile-friendly and page-speed tests is a good, but if you really want competitive edge on the mobile web this is just the</b> …

This Web Bot Can Automatically Design Hundreds of Logos for You

Is this the beginning of the end for the creative industry?<p>It’s hard to deny that technological breakthroughs have benefited modern designers, but it has also become increasingly clear that advances in artificial intelligence could have a big impact on the future of human creativity. Case in point …

Chief Scientist At 1-Page Reveals How To Get Started In Machine Learning

<i>What would be your advice to a software engineer who wants to learn machine learning? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Alex Smola, Professor, Carnegie Mellon University and Chief Scientist,</b> …

The 11 minute guide to a bulletproof UX strategy

The heart of great UX strategy lies in thorough research. Unfortunately, UX research is usually a mess.<p>If you’re an outsider, you’re still getting to know everyone involved in the project at the same time you’re navigating which research activities to take on. If you’re an insider, it can be the …

Championing UX Design

Advocate for change, educate your colleagues, and get buy in for UX Design<p><i>This material in this article and in</i> <i>Introducing UX to Your Development</i> …

UX Design

A Practical Guide To Invisible Design

With examples from Dropbox, Gmail, and more, here’s a no-nonsense guide to creating user experiences that are so natural, they feel invisible.<p>When you examine the most successful interaction designs of recent years, the clear winners are those who execute fundamentals flawlessly, like Gmail’s …

UI Design

The role of design thinking in innovation

Innovation is everywhere at the moment — or, more accurately, there are countless blog posts about how important it is and how companies that fail to …

Innovation

User Experience Design — Best sources to learn UX

<i>Sites, courses, UX Degrees and books</i><p><i>This list about User Experience is often updated! We add newest sources on top of the list.</i><p>Demand for UX …

Read These 7 Books Before You Quit Your Job

About to ditch employed life for entrepreneurship? Get through this reading list first.<p>You have a great business idea. You have a passionate need to escape cubicle life. You even have an outstanding work ethic and a healthy dose of risk tolerance. You're all set to quit your gig and be an …

Entrepreneurship

10 ways to get more from your UX workshop

Running workshops is a key part of engaging stakeholders with user experience. But doing it right is critical if you want to avoid design by …

Best books for summer 2015: what to read

We asked novelists and historians to tell us which new book and which classic they’re packing this year. From Ishiguro to Napoleon, here are their selections:<p><b>Alan Johnson</b> <br>A new Kazuo Ishiguro novel is always worth waiting for, which is just as well because The Buried Giant (Faber) is his first in a …

How To Win Like PayPal Cofounder Peter Thiel: Six Of His Rules For Business Success

Peter Thiel cofounded internet payments pioneer PayPal and big data consultancy Palantir Technologies and was an early investor in Facebook, in which he once held a 10% stake.<p>Still a Facebook director, he is also president of hedge fund Clarium Capital, while his venture capital firms include …

The Only UX Reading List Ever

This reading list is for anyone who wants to learn or deepen their knowledge in the disciplines of <i>User Research, Usability, Information Architecture,</i> …

Get 95% Off the UI/UX Designer Bundle

So you’ve got a great idea for an app — but do you know what it will look like, or how it feel to use?<p>A solid foundation in user interface and user experience design will help you give shape to your idea, so that users enjoy your product, find it easy to use and keep coming back for more. And …

How To Lead With Design Thinking

7 Principles to keep in mind when leading with design thinking.<p>Management is fundamentally antithetical to leadership. This leads to a conundrum in many organizations. Leadership is to management, what snowboarding is to skiing; what jazz is to classical orchestration; what Zara is to Sears; and …

Design

Andreessen Horowitz Reveals 16 Hot Tech Trends It's Watching

When Marc Andreessen or his partner Ben Horowitz speak, investors listen. The founders of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz have invested successfully in just about every significant startup you can think of.<p>Today, the company, sometimes known as a16z after its URL, put out a list of “16 …

Venture Capital

A/B Testing Is So Yesterday--and So Is Your MBA

Business schools have fallen behind the times. Here's how to make sure your company doesn't do the same.<p><i>The New York Times</i> recently ran a piece on how traditional MBA programs were under growing pressure because--in addition to questions about the actual economic value of such costly …

Business School

Recommended Reading: Top 10 Creative Leadership Books Of 2014

Each of the top 10 books of the past year offers fresh ideas, actionable insights, and imaginative solutions to a range of pressing challenges faced by creative leaders. The listed titles, including the notables that follow, celebrate thinking differently and acting differently in order to foster …

9 Thought-Provoking Lessons From the Best TED Talks of 2014

A few hours of TV watching can give you a year's worth of wisdom.<p>The presents have been opened. The guests have gone home. It's time to get into your jammies and snuggle down on the sofa for some well-deserved relaxation and maybe a little TV: <i>It's a Wonderful Life</i>, <i>Miracle on 34th Street</i>, or one of …

Dan Gilbert