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  • Music & Audio
    Using Reason As A Live Synth Part 2Livesynth2
    This video outlines the 2nd of 2 techniques for using Reason as a live softsynth.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Using Reason As A Live Synth Part 1Livesynth1
    This video outlines the 1st of 2 techniques for using Reason as a live softsynth.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Generating Drum Fills With VST Livecut In Cubase 4As livecutvid
    "Livecut" by Smartelectronix is a VST beatslicer effect. It re-arranges the incoming audio in real time and is a great tool for generating drum'n'bass type drum fills from existing audio or VST drum loops. However, the output can seem a little unpredictable. In this tutorial we're going to look at using Livecut to generate some fills from an audio drum loop. We will then edit the results, and with a bit of cutting and pasting create something more subtle.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    How to Create a Tape Stop EffectAs tapestopvid
    Andy Slatter guides you through the process of creating the tape stop effect using Cubase 4.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    How to Use the Maize Sampler to Create a Layered InstrumentAs maizevid
    How to use the Maize VST Sampler to create an instrument that is layered by velocity to create added realism and depth.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create and Then Shatter a Grid, while Making a Typographic Poster - Video004 preview
    Let's get our own share of typography with this dark and grungy poster. No, this is not your typical design, as we'll be 'breaking the grid' in hope of creating a dynamic and exciting layout. So grab the usual tools of the trade, Photoshop and Illustrator, and follow these steps into creating your own solution. - Alex BeltechiRead More…
  • Code
    50 Must-read Books on Web Development50 books
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    As web developers, it only makes sense that we find learning resources on our preferred medium, the Internet. However, there are definite pluses to the Old School method of learning; the print book. They've been through rigorous editing cycles, and you can trust solid publishers like O'Reilly. Also, you can trust the user ratings and comments that are on sites like Amazon. You can make an informed purchase with the help of these comments, and you don't have to worry that these highly-rated titles are going to be accurate or poorly written. Publishing contracts are generally only given to industry and thought leaders who are worth listening to and learning from. Here are 50 of the highest-rated, most respected print publications on many different web development topics.Read More…
  • Code
    How to Convert a PSD to XHTML200x200
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    I continue to be amazed by how well Collis's "Build a Sleek Portfolio Site From Scratch" tutorial continues to perform. It's been months, yet it still posts strong numbers every week. Considering that fact, I decided to create a screencast that shows you exactly how to convert a PSD into perfect XHTML/CSS. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Producing an Informative Map In Perspective with IllustratorDesign and illustration
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    We're going to illustrate a map. A fairly simple directive, but before we go any further we need to establish why we're illustrating it. By illustrating we're going to give the final product personality, flair, a bit of life.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    School of Fish Brush SetSchool of fish brush by 200x200
    Photoshop Version: CS4Size: 115px by 115pxLicense: Creative Commons LicenseRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Urban BrushesPeview
    Photoshop Version: CS3Size: 1000px by 1000pxNo. in set: 10License: Creative Commons LicenseRead More…
  • Code
    Free Web IconsSet8
    Icon Cost: FreeFound Via: Freeiconsweb.com and iconzworld.comRead More…