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Microsoft to add visual appeal to Windows 10 user interface with Project Neon

Windows 10 offers a number of enhancements that makes it perhaps the best Windows operating system version yet. There is the Cortana digital personal …

(Update) There's now a Nintendo 64 emulator on the Xbox One store

[<b>Update:</b> Twitter user @thisoldconsole has reported issues getting the emulator to operate. Alongside that, YouTube user SpitfireSpud has released a …

Retrogaming

Style Guide Best Practices at Beyond Tellerrand

Last month I was in beautiful Berlin for the wonderful Beyond Tellerrand conference, where I had the opportunity to talk about style guide best …

Best Interaction Design Tools

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — best technical writing tool<p>Interaction design is a process in which designers focus on creating …

Comment on Mobile App UI Kit for Smartphones and Tablets by kacie34789@mail.ru

The users are like most the UI kit technology and these smart phones are so demanded those have this technology. As smart phone user i want to say i …

This calculator will tell you if evolving in Pokémon GO is worth it

Pokémon GO might be the easiest, most accessible Pokémon game out there for filthy casuals like me, but it’s got a lot of hidden depth to it. In the …

Datum Ipsum: Designing real-time visualizations with realistic placeholder data

<i>tl;dr — I’ve created a tool called</i> <i>Datum Ipsum</i> <i>to enable designers to use realistic data when mocking up data visualizations. Also, this is a written</i> …

These 1-Pot Pasta Recipes Are the Answer to Quick and Easy Dinner

Does dinner get any easier than one-pot pasta? When you need to throw dinner together in a matter of minutes, turn to any of these 27 recipes where every single thing is cooked in the same pot as the pasta. There's sure to be a recipe that speaks to you, from one-pot tomato basil pasta to one-pot …

The ultimate guide to Pokémon Go

• <b>Train and test</b> your squad by battling friendly Pokémon in a gym controlled by your team. • <b><br>Defend</b> a gym controlled by your team by contributing one of your Pokémon to it. • <b><br>Attack</b> and attempt to take over gyms controlled by opposing teams.

Travel Guides

Front-End Style-Guides: Definition, Requirements, Component Checklist

<b>Summary:</b> Front-end style-guides help efficient design and testing, and enforce UI consistency. We present 8 style-guide requirements and 25 common …

Style Guides

Nike HyperAdapt 1.0 Auto-Lacing Sneakers

The self-lacing sneaker technology Nike developed for the their <i>Back To The Future</i> inspired Air Mag sneakers isn’t just sitting on a shelf somewhere …

Adobe launches all-new design tool

Today, Adobe has revealed a new design tool that it hopes will help designers take user experience to the next level and aid prototype building. …

Make Your Phone a Virtual Reality Viewer With Dodocase’s SMARTvr

Now crowdfunding on Indigogo, Dodocase’s SMARTvr is an affordable way to turn your smartphone into a virtual reality viewer. Working with virtual reality mobile apps available from Google Play (this device is Google certified) or the Apple Store, it’s as simple as attaching the viewer, opening a VR …

Virtual Reality

Fighting game will pit Darwin against Tesla in brutal fisticuffs

<i>Science Kombat,</i> an upcoming newsgame created by Fred Di Giacomo Rocha and Otavio Cohen from Brazil’s <i>Superinteressante</i> science and culture magazine, …

Running Tips & Articles | Running Training Plans

Do you overpronate? What does pronation even mean? Find out and improve your run with these tips."<p>By Danny Dreyer, ChiRunning<p>Don't let persistent …

Marathons

Deeper Than Quantum Mechanics—David Deutsch’s New Theory of Reality

One of the world’s leading theorists has a new theory of everything. Its first result: a description of classical and quantum information linking …

7 Things Every Designer Needs to Know about Accessibility

Accessibility enables people with disabilities to perceive, understand, navigate, interact with, and contribute to the web. Imagine a world where …

Swifty Teaches Apple’s New Programming Language On Your iPhone

Last summer, Apple surprised almost everyone at WWDC with the announcement of Swift, a new programming language for iOS and Mac development.<p>The language feels like something Apple would invent. Like several of the languages currently popular in web development, it has a concise, readable syntax …

UI, UX: Who Does What? A Designer’s Guide To The Tech Industry

Plus: How Apple, Facebook, Google, and more tech-world heavyweights describe their design jobs.<p>Design is a rather broad and vague term. When someone says “I’m a designer,” it is not immediately clear what they actually do day to day. There are a number of different responsibilities encompassed by …

Spectacular Historic Infographics Now Available As Posters

The Library of Congress is a venerable treasure trove of historic cartography, 19th century infographics, and other data visualization from days of yore. Only a fraction of the more than 5.5 million maps and 80,000 atlases in the library’s collection are available online, and what is available can …

Minimal cookbook presents Japanese sweet ingredients as colour swatches

Ingredients are displayed like fabric samples to help western readers recreate traditional Japanese sweets with common foods, in this cookbook by …

Best Flat Colors For UI Design

15 Excellent Mac Apps For Graphic Designers

Apple, Apps, Mac, Web Design<p>A+ A-<p>Email Print<p>https://www.fromdev.com/2014/11/mac-apps-graphic-designers.html<p>Ask any graphic designer, professional or …

Meet Apple's new font, designed for its smartwatch

Today, Apple announced its developer tools for its forthcoming Watch which included a number of resources and tools for developers to get started building apps.<p>Quietly included in the human interface guidelines is a new font dubbed “San Francisco” that’s designed for use on the Apple …

Finally, Science Explains Why No One Can Lift Thor's Hammer

These are exciting days for physics, with several recent experimental observations providing important information on some of the most important …

The 16 Wisest Things Men Have Ever Said About Style

From the likes of Cary Grant, Tom Ford, Charles Bukowski, Ralph Lauren, and Charles Dickens<p><b>"Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn."<br>– Gore Vidal, Writer</b><p>"A man should look as if he had bought his clothes with intelligence, put them on with care, and then forgotten …

JMW Turner: sites in Britain associated with the artist

Mel Brooks | About the Film | American Masters | PBS

After 60 years in show business, Mel Brooks has earned more major awards than any other living entertainer; he is one of 14 EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar …

The Scientific 7-Minute Workout

Lana Del Rey - "Young And Beautiful"

Here’s the full version of Lana Del Rey’s contribution to <i>The Great Gatsby</i> soundtrack, “Young And Beautiful,” which we had previously heard a clip of …