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Teach the CLI to Talk Back

Anna Debenham sets out to humanise our interactions with the command line to put more of the user into the user interface.

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10 Apps to Boost Your Content Marketing Efforts

To win new clients, the world needs to see us as experts, and that involves sharing our expertise online.

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After Automating Order-Taking, Fast Food Chains Had to Hire More Workers

An anonymous reader quotes the Atlantic:
Blaine Hurst, the CEO and president of Panera, told me that because of its new [self-service] kiosks, and an app that allows online ordering, the chain is now

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In the Los Angeles Fires, Drones Take Off for the First Time

As the flames spread, the LA Fire Department tries out a new tool.

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Gadget Lab Podcast: You Can't Kill Email, It's Just Too Intimate

This week, a discussion about the humanizing effect of your inbox

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Living spaces extend into the desert at Arizona home by The Construction Zone

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Accessibility for iOS Apps: Speech Recognition

Developers are constantly striving to make their apps more advanced, but are they actually usable by everybody? For most apps, the answer is no.

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10 Must-See Easy Digital Downloads Extensions for Your WordPress Site

Selling products online has been a game-changer over the past several years.

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Tattly’s Flash Custom Program

Team Tattly just launched ready-to-use personalized custom Tattly templates. The new Flash Custom program allows you to order personalized existing designs in low quantities.

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Current Status

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Automating Your Accessibility Tests

Seren Davies reminds us that unlike Christmas, accessibility testing should not come but once a year with a look at how to apply automated testing.

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Understanding ExpressJS Routing

Introduction

Express is a popular Node.js web framework. Amongst its functionality, it provides a wrapper for Routing. The Express Router helps in the creation of route handlers.

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The Silence Breakers

Time Magazine, consider me impressed!

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What Happened to New Media Design?

“Social media is not just personally unhealthy, it has become a threat to democracy.

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The Evolution Of User Experience Design

(This series of articles is kindly supported by Adobe.) We’re fortunate enough to be working at an incredibly exciting time in our industry.

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Designing a Remote Project

Suzanna Haworth turns off the daytime TV and puts on her favourite Christmas slippers to discuss the subject of distributed teams.

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Stay Positive

Holding on to this thought. This sentiment has proven to be true for me in the past.

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Doubt. Clarity. Growth.

“Doubt increases with inaction. Clarity reveals itself in momentum. Growth comes from progress. For all these reasons, BEGIN.” – Brandon Burchard

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Hygge and West Wallpaper

This wallpaper bathroom detail caught my eye in this lovely house tour on Brownstoner. Turns out it’s designed by Julia Rothman, one of our most iconic Tattly collaborators.

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What Is a Discovery Phase and Why Should You Care?

Our digital projects could be delivered faster, come under budget and provide better results by introducing a discovery phase upfront.

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Levelling Up for Junior Developers

Dean Hume places another log on the fire, sets the poker back on its stand, pulls up and chair and gathers the junior developers around the hearth to impart some wisdom.

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Copyright Law Essentials All Designers Should Know

As software designers or developers, you have the important task of ensuring that a program works the way it is supposed to while being efficient, user-friendly, and unique.

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Cloudflare's CEO Has a Plan To Never Censor Hate Speech Again

"Cloudflare CEO Matthew Prince hated cutting off service to the infamous neo-Nazi site the Daily Stormer in August," reports Ars Technica. "And he's determined not to do it again.

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BFDO redesigns waterfront house with rooftop garden in Virginia

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Here's the NSA Agent Who Inexplicably Exposed Critical Secrets

The Justice Department has struck a plea deal with Nghia Hoang Pho, a programmer in the NSA's elite operations unit, for taking his highly classified work home with him.

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WIRED's Top Stories in November: Tesla's Electric Semi, FTW

Plus, how one woman's life was weaponized against her, the tax plan's effect on grad students, and how one tiny error shut off parts of the internet in America.

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Cascading Web Design with Feature Queries

Chen Hui Jing pulls off the dust covers, swings open the storm shutters and lets the winter light fall on the subject of CSS feature queries.

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Introduction to Python Generators

Generators make it easy to create iterations in Python and in return write less code. This tutorial will introduce you to Python generators, their benefits, and how they work.

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Add Light

Do the right thing. Make things better. Show up with your heart.Add light. — Tina Roth Eisenberg (@swissmiss) December 1, 2017

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Build a Music App With an Android App Template

Final product imageWhat You'll Be Creating

Developing a beautiful user interface for Android apps

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Inheritance and Extending Objects With JavaScript

If you are familiar with object-oriented programming, you are most likely familiar with subclas

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How to Update Your App for iOS 11: Drag and Drop

Final product imageWhat You'll Be Creating

iOS 11 has elevated iOS, in parti

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Store Everything With Elixir and Mnesia

In one of my previous articles I wrote about Erlang Term Storage tables (or simply ET

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We’re All Pros Already

We’re all pros already.

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Cotton Twine Cone

There is something surprisingly beautiful about this simple Cotton Twine Cone.

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Line and Form No.2

A beautifully, minimal print.

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NOPE Eye Masks

This NOPE Eye Mask made me laugh.

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Pioneer Rayz Rally

Pioneer Rayz Rally is a pocket-size speaker with a built-in mic and lets you turn your iPhone into a conferencing system.

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Pinky Promise

This week Tattly launched Pinky Promise by Tea Leigh. The design directly benefits Planned Parenthood of New York City (PPNYC). With each sale of the design, we donate 80% to the organization.

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New WordPress Course: Adding Hooks to Your Themes

Do you have ten minutes to spare? Do you want to understand how to use WordPress hooks?

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Trust

“An ideal approach trusts others enough to not demand trust in return. It acknowledges the importance of trust without trying to commoditize it.

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Leather Camera DSLR Adjustable Wrist Strap

Oh, I like this Leather Adjustable Wrist Strap to keep your DSLR Camera from slipping out of your hands. (via)

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The Internet is Under Attack

(via Hiut Denim)

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Big Brains and Tiny Hearts

“A child has no trouble believing the unbelievable, nor does the genius or the madman.

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Print Rack

Oh, this is a modern, good looking magazine/newspaper holder. (via DesignMilkEveryday)

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♥ / Prompts – Beat Writers Block

A big thank you to Tanner Christensen for sponsoring my blog and RSS feed this week. If you want to write more this is the app for you.

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'Break Up Google and Facebook If You Ever Want Innovation Again'

Hal_Porter shares a report from The Register: If the tech industry wants another wave of innovation to match the PC or the internet, Google and Facebook must be broken up, journalist and film producer

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10 Best iOS Photo App Templates

Photo apps are among the most popular of iOS apps to be
found in the App Store today.

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Performant Animations Using KUTE.js: Part 5, Easing Functions and Attributes

So far in this series, you have learned how to ani