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IPO-bound Etsy shows how HHVM has boosted its data center efficiency

Etsy has become a major player in online retail, having racked up 54 million members and more than $108 million in annual revenue. So a whole lot is riding on the company’s underlying technology infrastructure.<p>Today Etsy — which is expected to go public on the Nasdaq later this month — is opening …

APIs

RMParallax

RMParallax is a library designed to help you introduce the features of your app on the first app launch. See it in action.<p>Requirements<p>iOS 9.0+<br>• Xcode …

UX & Usability resource data-driven design gold mine, time to shine.

Feeling like a magician revealing the secrets to rabbit in the hat trick, but hey: Sharing IS caring.<p>I’m the founder of a ux agency based in …

How One Millennial Made More Than $60,000 in 30 Days Without a Full-Time Job

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Before last year 25-year-old entrepreneur Nick Walter of Provo, Utah, had never heard of the Udemy online-course platform until a friend introduced him to it. An iOS developer, he quickly figured out how to use the platform to offer his …

Teaching

Mobile Fashion App Strut Is Like Tinder For Discovering And Sharing New Outfits

Back in August I wrote a little story about a Thiel Fellow named Mark Daniel who had raised $1.5 million to create a mobile fashion app called Strut. Well after a few months the app is now available for download on the Apple App Store and ready to help users socially discover new fashions and …

Supercharging Your Xcode Efficiency

Seeing Through the Illusion: Understanding Apple’s Mastery of the Media

<b>“Beautifully, unapologetically plastic.”</b><p><b>“Feature for feature, it’s identical to iPad Air in every way.”</b><p><b>“Just avoid holding it in that way.”</b><p>Apple’s public relations (PR) department is probably the best in the world — certainly more impressive at shaping and controlling the discussion of its products …

20 Amazing Free Handwritten Fonts for Your Designs

Among all the types of fonts existing today, handwritten fonts are one of the most useful and multipurpose. Depending on the task you have, you may …

Typography

Learn to love Auto Layout - Think & Build

Ladies and gentlemen, let’s start this tutorial with the right mindset:<br>Auto Layout is SIMPLE!<p>It took me a while to grasp how Auto Layout works and …

It’s Time to Dump Photoshop and Embrace Sketch

The quest to find a lightweight,focused alternative to Photoshop for UI/UX designers<p>Over the past few years or so I’ve gotten increasingly frustrated …

Vingle Lets You Mingle With People Who Share Your Interests

Vingle is a fun, community-oriented site from two of the three founders of Viki, the crowdsourced subtitling platform that was acquired by Rakuten for a reported $200 million last year.<p>Changseong Ho and Jiwon Moon saw how devoted fans on Viki were to translating and subtitling the dialogue in their …

Installation

Pop is an extensible animation engine for iOS, tvOS, and OS X. In addition to basic static animations, it supports spring and decay dynamic …

Apple Will Use Curation To Beat A Path To Mainstreaming Music

Ask the average person who their favorite musicians are and they’ll struggle to name more than a few. That’s one reason search-based streaming services haven’t hit critical mass. They force users to know what they want to hear. And this is why Tim Cook kept touting Beats as the “first streaming …

Pragmatic Landing Page Can Create Enjoyable Experience

The Petersham Nurseries is an online store dedicated to an internationally-prized garden center has been nominated and recently received the tit<i>le</i> …

How to create animated GIFs for UI design presentations: Part 1

You may have seen really cool animated GIFs that design professionals are using to present UI design on Behance, Dribble and other design communities …

Pinterest launches its way to make money: promoted pins

After more than four years of operation, Pinterest has finally decided it’s time to make some money.<p>The social media company is beginning to sell ads — what it’s calling “promoted pins” — to select marketers from companies like Gap, Kraft, Target, and ABC Family, Pinterest said today.<p>Originally …

Employees Quit Management, Not the Company

I have the opportunity to do a lot of Consulting for Companies - Big and Small Companies, Companies in several different industries, Newer Companies …

The Savvy Startup's Guide to Recruiting Interns

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When your new company is short on cash and in need of workers, an internship program is a great way to bring in smart and hungry people who are eager to learn and help your business grow.<p>While some might consider interns a minor role, but …

Employment

10 Common Landing Page Myths: Busted

Myths

What I Learned About PR From Working With Steve Jobs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his new book</i> <i>IMPROVISE: Unconventional Career Advice from an Unlikely CEO</i> (Agate B2, 2014) <i>author Fred Cook provides advice to readers -- and more notably aspiring entrepreneurs -- about how to make an impression and get ahead in a</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Awesome Examples Of Business Card Design

Business cards are no longer used just to provide basic information about yourself and your company. Today, more and more companies are using …

22 Fresh Single Page Websites for Your Inspiration

After navigating through the wilderness of search results, a unique visitor has landed on your page, and you’ve got one shot to make things work. For …

Web Design

The Formula Startups Use to Make Billions (Infographic)

From thousands of miles away, Silicon Valley can feel like a magic box: normal people enter and out pop billionaires. But the startup ecosystem is much like the Wizard of Oz, where, when you pull back the green curtain, there stands a man.<p>There’s actually a fairly systematic process behind the …

Startups

How This Startup Is Disrupting Social E-Commerce

<i>For years, product reviews and ratings were the only features to socialize the online shopping experience. So Tom Kwon created Blucarat to take interactive online shopping to a whole new level.</i><p>E-commerce might be convenient, but there’s nothing quite like a mall day with friends. To unlock sales …

eCommerce

Side Drawer Navigation Could Cost Half Your User Engagement

<i>Anthony Rose is co-founder and CTO of</i> <i>zeebox</i><i>, the social network for TV.</i><p>So, you have a mobile app where there are more pages or sections than can fit on a mobile screen at once. Your first thought might be to create a tabbed design, with a row of tabs along the top or buttons along the bottom.<p>But …

If you like Legos and robots, you will love TinkerBots

Kinematics CEO Matthias Bürger snaps block after block together. Within 30 seconds, he has formed them into a racecar. He pulls out a remote control …

How To Run Live User Testing, Part 3: The Debrief

<b>Editor’s Note</b>: <i>Brenden Mulligan is a co-founder and designer at Cluster, and previously created Onesheet, MorningPics, ArtistData, and others. This is the final part of a three-part series on how live user testing is run at Cluster in preparation for the next release of their iOS and Android …

The Right Way To Ask Users For iOS Permissions

<b>Editor’s Note</b>: <i>Brenden Mulligan</i> <i>is a co-founder and designer at</i> <i>Cluster</i><i>, a web and mobile app which enables users to create private social networks around interests and experiences. Brenden previously created and sold</i> <i>ArtistData</i> <i>and</i> <i>Onesheet</i><i>.</i><p>Cluster is the first native mobile app I’ve designed, and the …