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  • Web Design
    A Designer’s Introduction to “Agile” MethodologyPos
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    “Agile” is a peculiar industry term for designers who have never worked in the software space. It’s a phrase which gets used a lot by employers and recruiters, but what is it exactly? The following is from my perspective working within the industry and looks at what you need to know as a designer within this space.Read More…
  • Code
    Creating a Web App From Scratch Using AngularJS and Firebase: Part 5Angular js firebase
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    In the previous part of the series, we designed and implemented an interface to create a blog post with a title and post. In this part, we'll see how to fetch the blog posts saved in Firebase and render them on our welcome page.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Draw Animals: Zebras and GiraffesDraw zebra giraffe prev
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    Today we're visiting Africa to learn about two unique species: the zebra and the giraffe. As always, we're going to take a look at their anatomy and learn about every little detail of them.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    5 Smart Ways to Use Your iPhone in the Photo StudioPreview
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    The iPhone isn't just a great camera. It's also a versatile tool that can be used by photographers in many different ways. In this article I look at some of the way it can be used in the studio.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Learn How to Paint a Realistic Nose in Adobe PhotoshopNose tutorial preview
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    Learn to paint a realistic nose in Photoshop, complete with angles, shapes and lighting effects.Read More…
  • Code
    Design Patterns: Dependency InjectionPreview image@2x
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    Even though dependency injection is a topic that is rarely taught to beginners, it is a design pattern that deserves more attention. Many developers avoid dependency injection, because they don't know what it means or because they think that they don't need it. In this article, I'm going to try to convince you of the value of dependency injection. To do this, I will introduce you to dependency injection by showing you how simple it is in its simplest form.Read More…
  • Crafts & DIY
    Jewellery Fundamentals: How to Use a Bead LoomHow%20to%20use%20a%20bead%20loom%20preview
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    Make woven beaded jewellery in half the time, using this nifty little bead loom. We'll take you step by step through the process of creating beautiful bead patterns using a bead loom.Read More…
  • Web Design
    TimelineMax: Controlling Playback With addPause()Gsap 04
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    In this tutorial we’ll learn how to control animations, on demand, using a method called addPause(). Ready? Set? … slight pause … Let’s go! Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    New Course: Creative Lighting Effects in Adobe PhotoshopLightingeffects
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    In this course you will learn how to create powerful lighting effects using several techniques in Adobe Photoshop and Flame Painter. You will be creating a beauty product advertising campaign using several stock photos. The aim of this course is to help you to enhance your clients’ advertising campaigns or promotional material, and to teach you how lighting can play a huge role in your final designs.Read More…
  • Code
    One Class per Rails Controller Action With AldousRuby on rails
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    Controllers are often the eyesore of a Rails application. Controller actions are bloated despite our attempts to keep them skinny, and even when they look skinny, it is often an illusion. Today we will look at Aldous controller actions and the benefits they can bring to your Rails application.Read More…
  • Code
    A Glance at the New OpenCart 2.0Opencart
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    For a while now, OpenCart has been a popular e­-commerce framework for small to medium level online stores. Recently with the release of the 2.0 major version, it has reached a new milestone. In this tutorial, we'll go through some of the exciting new features incorporated in the latest version.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Set of Productivity Icons in Adobe IllustratorHow to create a set of productivity icons small preview
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    In today’s tutorial I’m going to show you how to create a set of flat productivity icons that might come in handy in future projects. We'll be using Adobe Illustrator, and the process of recreating them will be based mostly on the Rectangle Tool used in combination with Pathfinder and a dash of the Direct Selection Tool here and there.Read More…