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  • Design & Illustration
    Illustrator Errors: Quick Tips to Solve Saving ErrorsError saving
    Avoid that moment of panic when Adobe Illustrator pops up with an error message and refuses to save your file or simply crashes while doing so. We'll explore four quick tips to solve those saving errors with workarounds for corrupted documents, and we'll discuss your machine's capabilities to create intricate vector artwork. Read More…
  • Code
    Scrolling Techniques for Material DesignMaterial design@2x
    During this year's Google I/O, Google introduced the Android Design Support Library to make the adoption of Material Design easier. This lets developers focus on the features that make their applications unique. In this tutorial, I’ll teach you how to implement the scrolling techniques that were demoed in Google’s Material Design specification.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Introduction to the Content Aware Features of Adobe PhotoshopManhattan 268281 1280
    The Content Aware features within Photoshop are fairly recent technology. With these tools, Photoshop automatically samples the pixels surrounding an area to fill a selection. This can be a huge time saver. In this short video tutorial we will explore the applications of this technology that feels more like magic than science!Read More…
  • Code
    WP_Query Arguments: DateMastering wp query featured image
    In this part of the series on WP_Query, learn how to query your posts by their publication date and use complex arrays of arguments to create more flexible date queries.Read More…
  • Business
    Freelancers, Are You Prepared for the Worst?Planning
    In this tutorial we’ll look at all the things a freelancer should have in place in order to be prepared for the worst, from life insurance to a plan for your digital assets. There’ll be ten items in all, and in each case I’ll give a brief explanation of what you need and how you can set it up. Read More…
  • Web Design
    PostCSS Quickstart Guide: Grunt SetupPostcss iv
    In the last tutorial we went through how to setup a PostCSS project with Gulp. In this tutorial we’ll achieve the same ends, by using Grunt. By the end of this tutorial you’ll know how to setup a PostCSS + Grunt project with any selection of plugins you choose.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Introduction to Traditional Media: Watercolour400x277
    In this tutorial I will introduce you to watercolour paints. Watercolours are very transportable, and can be used in the comfort of your own home (and easily cleared away) or in front of your favourite view.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    The Digital Shoebox: Minimum Viable Digital Asset ManagementDigitalshoebox preview
    Digital asset management must become a normal way of doing things, not an exception, for every person who touches a camera or video cam. To make DAM as easy as possible, we’ve created a digital shoebox: the most accessible, least boring, and most minimal DAM system our team could imagine.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Detailed Glass of Milk and Cookies in Adobe IllustratorMilk and cookie tutorial400
    A glass of cold, fresh milk and a crispy cookie with chocolate chip—many of us have loved this yummy snack since childhood! Let’s refresh these sweet memories and create a transparent glass of milk and a textured oatmeal cookie with chocolate chips, using Adobe Illustrator's basic shapes, Distort and Transform effects, and gradients to achieve a glossy and three-dimensional look.Read More…
  • Code
    An Introduction to On-Demand Resources on iOS and tvOSIos 9@2x
    In this tutorial, I will show you how to implement on-demand resources in iOS and tvOS applications. By using on-demand resources, you can significantly reduce the size of your app on a user's device as well as host any resources you have on Apple's servers to download at any time, when they are needed.Read More…
  • Code
    Getting Started With Raygun: Insights and Crash Reporting for App DevelopersPreview
    140 shares helps your team track and share errors for all programming languages and platforms across deployments. Get to know this powerful software development service.Read More…
  • Code
    Set Up Scheduled Tasks in MagentoMagento
    Magento, being one of the most popular e­-commerce frameworks, provides plenty of catalog features and other utilities which set it apart from its rivals. Today, we're going to discuss one of the useful features, scheduled tasks for Windows, or cron in Linux terminology. We'll create a custom module to create a demo custom cron-job task which will run at regular intervals.Read More…