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ModMag14 – thank you

A huge thank you to everyone involved in making last week’s The Modern Magazine 2014 such a success.

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CSS Development at Large-Scale Websites

Here are links to seven blog posts that give an overview of the tools, philosophies, and techniques being used to develop CSS at large websites and apps.

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30+ kostenlose GUIs für Webweltenerschaffer: Edition Spätsommer 2014

Natürlich kann man sich prima einlesen in alle wichtigen Aspekte des Flat Design.

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Henley Halebrown Rorrison uses timber and brick for London's first co-housing development

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Gedanken zu 10 Jahren Textpattern

Es war mein erstes CMS, und bis heute läuft praegnanz.de darauf: Das blogzentrierte CMS namens Textpattern.

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Microsoft Kills Off Its Trustworthy Computing Group

An anonymous reader writes Microsoft's Trustworthy Computing Group is headed for the axe, and its responsibilities will be taken over either by the company's Cloud & Enterprise Division or its Leg

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The Modern Magazine 2014 – part 4

Report by Sarah Snaith The final session of the day included a presentation by Riposte founder Danielle Pender, an independent magazine panel chaired by Steve Watson, a talk by Pekka Toivonen from FA

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The Modern Magazine 2014 – part 3

Report by Sarah Snaith Peter Houston started the afternoon session by talking about the publishing project The Magazine Diaries that benefits MagAid, a charitable offshoot of the National Literacy Tru

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Friday Link Pack

In this CreativeMornings talk Dallas Clayton shares what he calls ‘kid lessons,’ bite-size lessons that make your life and the lives of the people around you better. - Rainbow tape dispenser.

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The Modern Magazine 2014 – part 2

Report by Sarah Snaith To start the second session of The Modern Magazine 2014, Gideon Spanier interviewed Jeremy Langmead, chief content officer at Christie’s.

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The Modern Magazine 2014 – part 1

Report by Sarah Snaith Jeremy opened the second Modern Magazine conference (#modmag14) by asking questions: Where will we be in ten years time?

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Deal der Woche: alle 16 Schriften der attraktiven Eveleth Letterpress Familie für schlanke 7 Euro

Dr. Web-Leserinnen und Leser kennen das Yellow Design Studio aus mehreren Beiträgen. Diese Schriften-Gestalter lassen den Wettbewerb regelmäßig blass aussehen.

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9 Fonts Brands Should Avoid in 2014

Graphic designers use fonts on a daily basis. We have our favorites but we also …


New Course: Getting Started With Express

What You'll Learn

Express is one of the most popular frameworks for building web applications in Node.

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Óscar Miguel Ares Álvarez converts Spanish slaughterhouse into community centre


Seven Plugins to Help Your Mobile Users

As web designers and developers, we've been living in the mobile era for a few years  now.


Refactoring Legacy Code - Part 10: Dissecting Long Methods with Extractions

In the sixth part of our series we talked about attacking long methods by levera

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Bonnie Siegler: Dear Bonnie: Not Sure in Northern California

This week Dear Bonnie—our truth-telling advice column from Bonnie Siegler—on how to handle the silent treatment from a client.


A Quick Introduction to BrowserSync

In this quick video tutorial I'm going to introduce you to BrowserSync, a tool so good Google built it into their recent

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With Its New Kindles, Amazon Tries to Replicate the Magic of Paper

With Its New Kindles, Amazon Tries to Replicate the Magic of Paper

Amazon unveiled two new Kindles today, a

in Dexigner Design Portal

Winners of 2014 London Design Medal

Winners of 2014 London Design MedalBrothers Ronan and Erwan Bouroul


iOS 8: Integrating Touch ID

In September 2013, Apple unveiled the latest iPhone with a range of hardware improvements.

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Rush Hour

RUSH HOUR from Black Sheep Films on Vimeo. (Thanks Dominie)


Getting Better Support By Avoiding The XY Problem

One of the many things that makes being a part of the WordPress world so wonderful is how incredibly supportive everyone in it is.


Understanding and Working with The WordPress Options Table

In the earlier parts of this series, we looked at the tables in the WordPress database and the relationships between them. 


WordPress Full Text Search With ElasticSearch

WordPress is a great piece of software: It powers million of websites though its native search feature is not as powerful as it could. In fact, Automattic themselves use a different solut

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Leadership as Storytelling

Some interesting thoughts on leadership and storytelling by John Maeda. Are you subscribing to his Tinyletter newsletter? If not, you should. One of my favorites.

in You the Designer

17 Products You’ll Try Because Of Their Hipster Packaging

Hipsters are extreme about everything. They either want something minimalist or go for extremely graphic designs.

in Dr. Web

Corporate Design leicht gemacht: 30 kostenlose Vorlagen für die wichtigsten Geschäftsmaterialien

Die eigene Unternehmung in der realen und virtuellen Welt zu etablieren, ist ein wichtiger Schritt auf dem Weg zum Erfolg.


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Sample 400+ Video Courses

We've been building our library of courses for three years, and now have over 400 professional video courses.

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Why Is It Taking So Long To Secure Internet Routing?

CowboyRobot writes: We live in an imperfect world where routing-security incidents can still slip past deployed security defenses, and no single routing-security solution can prevent every attacks.

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Hold Them Together

“A great person attracts great people and knows how to hold them together.” - Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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Felt Popsicles

I love felt and I love ice cream. Two thumbs up for Freezy Dream Treats.

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The role of your website in raising awareness

Looking to increase awareness for your product, service or cause? Turn to social media first and use your site in a supporting role.

in Dr. Web

WordPress-Turbo II: Schneller durch Bildoptimierung

Seitdem die Ladegeschwindigkeit einer Webseite Rankingfaktor bei Google ist, kann es nicht schaden, sich näher mit den Möglichkeiten zu beschäftigen, eine WordPress-Webseite so schnell wie möglich

in You the Designer

9 Do’s and Don’ts of Typography

Typography is currently a trendy design technique combined with graphic design recognized worldwide.

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Curiosity Rover Arrives At Long-Term Destination

When NASA's Curiosity rover landed on Mars, the mission team had a particular destination in mind: Mount Sharp.

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City of Turin To Switch From Windows To Linux and Save 6M Euros

jrepin writes: The municipality of Turin in Italy hopes to save 6 million Euro over five years by switching from Windows XP to Ubuntu Linux in all of its offices.

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Verizon Working On a La Carte Internet TV Service

An anonymous reader writes: One of the reasons people have been fleeing cable TV in droves is the idea that they're paying for hundreds of channels but only using a handful.

in Dr. Web

SVG-Fallback für ältere Browser: Tipps zur alternativen Auszeichnung ohne JavaScript

Das SVG-Format wird mittlerweile von allen gängigen Browsern unterstützt. Es ist vor allem der Internet Explorer, der in älteren, leider aber immer noch verwendeten Versionen Probleme macht.

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ModMag14 tumblr

Now available on the world wide web – a tumblr of visuals ahead of next week’s Modern Magazine 2014 day. Better than a free U2 album. Enjoy!