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From Bicycles To Washing Machines: Sweden To Give Tax Breaks For Repairs

jenningsthecat writes: The Swedish government is putting its money where its mouth is when it comes to encouraging the repair of stuff that would otherwise be thrown away, according to both The Guardi

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Friday Link Pack

Watch this video on The Scene. Imagine if a reply-all e-mail chain jumped from the screen into your everyday life. What a nightmare. – God bless free wifi. Yes.

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Depero Futurista

I just got an email from Russell from Designers & Books. In October they launch a Kickstarter to re-publish Depero's Bolted Book. So, nothing really important then. (Oh my god!

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Zig-zagging roof covers Buenos Aires holiday home by Estudio Borrachia


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Europe in Maps

Here's real treasure for the map fiend: A topographical study of the region known as Europe.

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Apply Photo Filters With Core Image in Swift

Final product imageWhat You'll Be CreatingThe Power of the Core Image Framework

Core Image i

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WordPress Development With VVV

Japh, in his previous article, has explained the rationale—and eventually convin

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Enlarge the Box

“Every problem, every dilemma, every dead end we find ourselves facing in life, only appears unsolvable inside a particular frame or point of view.

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Building a Welcome Page for Your WordPress Product: Code Part 1

In the first two articles of this series, I wrote about what welcome pages are and how they are helping products improve user experience by connecting the dots, after which I wrote about the WordP

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Improve your content quality. Look beyond copy.

When most of us think about content, we are thinking copy. But today compelling content goes way beyond text. You can no longer stick to the written word.

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New Coffee Break Course on WordPress Site Settings

Final product imageWhat You'll Be Creating

Are you looking for a quick, simple guide

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Anonymous Hacker Explains His Attack On Boston Children's Hospital

Okian Warrior writes: Martin Gottesfeld of Anonymous was arrested in connection with the Spring 2014 attacks on a number of healthcare and treatment facilities in the Boston area.

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Fifteen tonnes of rubble used to build Rotterdam house by Architectuur Maken


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Eyes at The Front

This made me laugh so hard. What if animals had eyes at the front? (via Sally)

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Alleged Hacker Lauri Love To Be Extradited To US

An anonymous reader quotes a report from BBC: An autistic man suspected of hacking into U.S. government computer systems is to be extradited from Britain to face trial, a court has ruled.

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The Art Of Hand Lettering

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Norwegian climbing centre by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter resembles a snow-capped mountain


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Passing Data Between Controllers in Swift

About Swift

Swift is an awesome programming language that Apple introduced during WWDC 2014, and now almost all Apple developers are using it to program iOS and OS X applications.

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10 Best WordPress Twitter Widgets

Ever since Twitter changed their API a few years ago, I think third-party developers have bee

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Introducing Python's Matplotlib Library

As a researcher who writes publications regularly, I'm frequently faced with the issue of producing neat graphs.

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The Rhinoceros by Albrecht Dürer

And, today, we added no other than Albrecht Dürer to our ever growing Tattly artist roster. Please welcome The Rhinoceros.

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Integrating Sympli With Xcode

Introduction

Sympli is a service which simplifies the conversion of a professionally designed user interface into an actual app-compatible format (e.g.

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Edward Snowden Makes 'Moral' Case For Presidential Pardon

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: Edward Snowden has set out the case for Barack Obama granting him a pardon before the U.S.

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Do you value your role in the user experience revolution?

Many of us know that the organisations we work for provide a terrible user experience. But we believe we are powerless to bring about change. Nothing could be further from the truth.

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Airbnb Unveils Changes To Address Racial Discrimination

An anonymous reader quotes a report from NPR: Acknowledging that his company has "been slow on this issue," Airbnb CEO and co-founder Brian Chesky is rolling out changes aimed at addressing discrimina

in Smashing Magazine

How To Scale React Applications

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How to Use the react-redux Package

React is a JavaScript library for building user interfaces that has taken the web development world by storm.

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Patience

This nerd humor pin made me chuckle. Patience by Jez Burrows.

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CSS Custom Properties: Variables

Variables invariably exist in all programming languages, and that's because they are pretty useful.

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Full-Text Search in Rails Using Elasticsearch

In this article I'm going to show you how to implement full-text search using Ruby on Rails and Elasticsearch.

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Are you under estimating prototyping?

We all know prototyping is a great tool for developing user interfaces. But that is just the tip of the iceberg. They have so much more potential.

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US Investigating Potential Covert Russian Plan To Disrupt November Elections

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Washington Post: U.S.

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Dark-toned extension added to white Federation house in Sydney by Studioplusthree


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Momentum

“Never sacrifice momentum. I might know a better path, but if we’ve got a lot of momentum, if everyone’s united and they’re marching together and the path is O.K., just go with the flow.

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Creating Custom WordPress Administration Pages, Part 1

In a previous series, I provided an in-depth guide to working

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Command-Line WordPress

Final product imageWhat You'll Be Creating

Developers and users of WordPress are all to

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Useful *NIX Shell Commands for Web Developers

So, why *NIX and why do you need to go to the console?