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Designing Better JavaScript APIs 0

Designing Better JavaScript APIs

At some point or another, you will find yourself writing JavaScript code that exceeds the couple of lines from a jQuery plugin. Your code will do a whole lot of things; it will (ideally)...

The Semantic, Responsive Navicon // Design Patterns 0

The Semantic, Responsive Navicon // Design Patterns

Icons are scattered throughout our history as a species; early man painted pictures onto stone depicting their triumphs over their hunted prey, Egyptians had an icon-based writing system in their hieroglyphics, and in the...

Giving Our Clients The Best Deal In Mobile // Business Strategy 0

Giving Our Clients The Best Deal In Mobile // Business Strategy

Are we cheating our clients when it comes to mobile? More precisely, are we allowing our desire for mobile work to get in the way of providing our clients with the best solution for...

Stefan Sagmeister: “Trying To Look Good Limits My Life” // Interview 0

Stefan Sagmeister: “Trying To Look Good Limits My Life” // Interview

Stefan Sagmeister is a designer who has been following his instinct and intuition to the fullest, having gained recognition for his unique, and often provocative, visual explorations. It’s possibly his very personal and almost...

Reviewing Adobe Illustrator’s Extensive Gradients Toolset // Video Tutorial 0

Reviewing Adobe Illustrator’s Extensive Gradients Toolset // Video Tutorial

While vector based artwork lets designers take advantage of small file sizes and lossless scaling it can also be limiting when trying to add depth and richness to a design. Adobe Illustrator offers a...

CSScomb: Sorting CSS Properties, The Better Way // Free Tool 0

CSScomb: Sorting CSS Properties, The Better Way // Free Tool

This is our seventh article in a series that introduces the latest useful and freely available tools and techniques, developed and released by active members of the Web design community. The first article covered...

How To Create Your First iPhone App (2012 Edition) 0

How To Create Your First iPhone App (2012 Edition)

Update: 01/10/2012: The original version of this article by Jen Gordon was published in August 2009. It was thoroughly revised and updated by the author in September 2012. — Editorial Team Since the iTunes...

Desktop Wallpaper Calendar: October 2012 (Halloween Edition) 0

Desktop Wallpaper Calendar: October 2012 (Halloween Edition)

We always try our best to challenge your artistic abilities and produce some interesting, beautiful and creative artwork. And as designers we usually turn to different sources of inspiration. As a matter of fact,...