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Aaron Dignan: Digital Isn’t Software, It’s a Mindset

Good design is good business. But how do the strengths of a designer-founded business actually play out in the office and with the client? And what …

Employment

Understanding Masonry Layout

The modern web design world is an innovative one. Table-based lists with offset pagination are rapidly falling out of favor, whereas Masonry layouts …

Meet Paddle, The Incredible Shapeshifting Smartphone Of The Future

The mobile device can assume the shape of an armband, a phone, a tablet, and more. Welcome to the future.<p>How many gadgets do you tote around at any given time? Your smartphone, of course. But also maybe a tablet or an e-reader or a fitness band or a second smartphone. (Or perhaps all of the above.) …

The Untold Story Behind Mark Zuckerberg’s SXSW Keynote Debacle

The Facebook founder’s 2008 presentation was famously disastrous. Find out what really happened in this excerpt from our definitive oral history of SXSW Interactive.<p>In 2008, SXSW pulled off something of a coup by booking Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg–who had never attended the festival–as a keynote …

From Frog, How To Collect Consumers’ Data Without Freaking Them Out

Between news of NSA spying and Target hacking, people are warier than ever about sharing their personal info. Theodore Forbath of Frog offers five tips for building consumers’ trust.<p>Personally, I’m having trouble giving it up. By “it,” I mean information about me, details that I’ve worked hard to …

UX Strategy: Don't build a usable wrong thing, with Dr. Eric Schaffer

Top 10 Predictions for Technology in 2014

Microsoft may get its mojo back, smartphones will get cheap, and we’re about to enter the Year of Encryption. A look at what to expect in telecom and …

Google Steals Ideas From Bing, Bing Steals Market Share From Google

Last month, Google added a new feature to its homepage that enabled users to select a background image. Google included a gallery of professional photos to choose from, including those by famous artists and National Geographic. Soon, Microsoft responded via tweet over the obvious similarities of …

AdWords

TED: Ideas worth spreading

About TED<p>TED is a nonpartisan nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks. TED began in 1984 as a conference …

The 25 Must-Read Content Marketing Presentations of 2013

2013 was the year for content marketing about content marketing! This presentation contains 25 of the top presentations on SlideShare that I bookmarked through the year (plus a few more),<p>Please let me know of any corrections or missed presentations that should be here.

The most popular Quartz stories of 2013

Happy holidays and many thanks to all of you, our readers, who make Quartz what it is. Of all the stories we published this year, some clearly struck a chord with hordes of you. Here they are, our 20 most popular articles this year:<p>Scientists discover what’s killing the bees and it’s worse than you …

Tim Cook

The 21 Best-Designed Apps Of 2013

See more of the year’s best design: <br>Essays <br>Branding <br>Interfaces <br>Houses <br>Books <br>Art <br>Photo Essays <br>Advice <br>Video Games <br>Videos<p>There were 50 bajillion apps released last year, at least according to Apple. Buried in that pile of steaming, microtransaction-driven zombie-laden garbage, we found a few stellar …

Apps

22 Videos We Couldn’t Stop Watching In 2013

The year’s best videos include a history of typography, a newly released clip of Steve Jobs, and the most terrifying computer models we’ve ever seen.<p>See more of the year’s best design: <br>Branding <br>Houses <br>Interfaces <br>Apps <br>Books <br>Art <br>Essays <br>Photo Essays <br>Video Games <br>Advice<p>I can’t begin to count how many …

The Top 11 Collaborative Consumption Stories Of 2013

We’re sharing more and more things, from bikes to apartments to, well, everything. One CEO called it “the rise of dis-ownership.”<p>Editor’s Note<p>Want more of our best stories of 2013? Read all of our end-of-the-year round-ups, in all of these categories:<br>• Top Stories Of The Year<br>• Infographics<br>• …

8 RWD problems (and how to avoid them)

I created a survey asking fellow designers about the problems they faced when creating fully responsive sites. This article will list the most common …

Most Daring Outlaw Hackers of 2013

Disclaimer: “hacking” has a meaning beyond just cracking computer systems, and usually on this site we write paeans to the best of them. But for the …

Six Offbeat Cloud Services That Could Change Your Life

For cheap storage Copy is solid. The service gives you 15GB in the cloud for free (comparable to Google Drive and pretty good compared to Dropbox’s …

What Does a UX Designer Actually Do? — SitePoint

I still remember the first time I came across the term “User Experience Designer”. It was years ago, embedded in the email signature of a friend of …

Best Web Designing Frameworks for 2014 — SitePoint

Starting a new year could hardly get any better for web designers than this.<p>We have some of the best and most powerful web designing frameworks just …

Writers and Wireframes — SitePoint

“Do you have wireframes?”<p>I asked a client this question not so long ago, and the answer surprised me.<p>“Not yet, he said, “but they’re not far away. In …

Seth's Blog

You'd think that with all the iPad productivity apps, smartphone productivity apps, productivity blogs and techniques and discussions... that we'd be …

Why Usability Testing is Vital to Success — SitePoint

Usability is something that’s at the forefront of most designers’ minds, whether they’re front or back-end developers. It’s also something that …

5 Ways to Do Nothing and Become More Productive

I got an email at 5 in the morning that made me angry. It pressed every button. It accused. It threatened. It cc-ed people. It attempted to make me …

Naps

Guess shares slip 3% after quarterly results

May 30, 2018<br>10:54 PM<p>Asian stocks started Thursday’s trading with solid gains, with Japan and South Korea recovering some of Wednesday’s near-2% declines in their benchmarks.<p>May 30, 2018<br>10:21 PM<p>Virginia is poised to expand Medicaid after a hard-fought legislative battle, making it one of a growing …

Why Baby Boomers and Millennials Make Great Teams

Much has been written stereotyping both the millennial and baby-boomer generations, but the real insight lies in how they work together – if given …

Demographics

Pen Before Pixel

Inkwell combines the best-in-class tips and tools, carefully curated by professional designers who want to level the playing field by activating the …

Responsive Marketing

In the beginning, there were products and services, and some were good. Fewer became trusted brands, but those that did enjoyed unquestioned loyalty …