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  • Code
    10 Challenging But Awesome CSS TechniquesChallenging
    Most designers and web developers only scratch the surface of the potent language that is CSS. In terms of programming languages, CSS has a fairly simple learning curve. That doesn't mean that CSS isn't a powerful language. Sometimes it's the small things that make a huge difference in a website design. In this post we're going to outline 10 awesome CSS techniques for web developers who know their stuff.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Best of the Web - AugustPreview
    Another month goes by and more fresh vector goodies across the web. We've got some simple and extremely detailed tutorials for all levels of illustrators. There are plenty of freebies, also articles on both business and design. We take a look at some resources as well, some vector dedicated, and other based on interesting design topics.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Best of the Web - AugustPre
    For the month of August we've put together a large amount of great content and resources featured across the web. I've narrowed down some of the most unique tutorials, useful resources, and some of the most inspirational articles that everyone should read. This month features interviews, tutorials about icons and posters, and a lot more.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Live Sound 101: Preparing for the ShowLive
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    Being a Front Of House engineer is a fun and rewarding job, but it can throw you a lot of curve balls and, as we all know, you're only as good as your last show. How do you lessen the chances of making a huge mess of the show that could be the one that leads to a tour or even a regular stint with a big artist? Read on, and I'll do my best to point you in the right direction.Read More…
  • Code
    How to Create a Mobile Site with MoFuse200x200
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    MoFuse is a service that lets you convert basically any site with a RSS feed, to a mobile site hosted by MoFuse. You can customize the design, setup your very own domain, and even add advertising to the mobile version of your site. This is a great option if you don't feel comfortable hosting your mobile site yourself. And the best part is, MoFuse supports both traditional mobile phones, and the iPhone, which is really cool.Read More…
  • Code
    Quick Fire with Jeff Croft200x200
    Some of you may have read his successful books. Others might keep track of him via his popular blog. Nevertheless, Jeff Croft is one of the leading advocates of web standards today. In this quick fire, Jeff will answer everything from his favorite music to his "web development pet peeves". Enjoy! Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    How to Automate Audio Tracks in Logic Pro 8Automation
    Automation is a very convenient feature of most modern digital audio workstations. When the record industry ran on miles of tape, there was no such thing as automation; it was all about manual knob-turning. We have it pretty easy in contrast. Automation allows you to draw in a set of events that will automatically occur when you play back the track. For instance, you can draw a set of volume changes along your guitar track to hear it creep in and out of the mix. You can also achieve that dynamic stereo panning effect, causing instruments to swoosh from speaker to speaker.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How To Render a Dramatic 3D Wood Cup in PhotoshopPreview
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    In this basic tutorial, you'll learn how to create a 3D cup from scratch in Illustrator, how to apply some texture to it in Photoshop, and also how to use the Vanishing Point filter to mock-up a scenario and apply realistic shadows.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create an Attractive Arctic Landscape Environment in IllustratorPreview
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    Establish a foundation on which to build more advanced Adobe Illustrator skills by completing this tutorial. We'll cover how to use shapes and gradients to achieve a simple landscape environment.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    12 Vibrant Experiments from the Psdtuts+ Flickr GroupPreview
    Experimentation is a great way to discover new visual directions for your work. A great place to share your experimental results is in the Psdtuts+ Flickr Group. Certainly, you can show the work you've created based on tutorials, but the community is also a vibrant place to share your visual interests.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    5 Former Music Badasses Who've Lost Their WayBadasses prev
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    The idea of rock star as rebel dates at least as far back as Elvis and his girl-baiting hips on the Ed Sullivan Show. As pervasive as the rock and roll badass is, even more prevalent is the rock star decline from badass to mild-mannered musician. Today, we look back on five musicians who once typified everything that was dangerous and threatening about music but eventually went on to be a sad, soft, shell of their former selves. Hey hey, my my.Read More…
  • Code
    Learn Ruby on Rails from Scratch: Week 1200x200
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    Ruby on Rails. . .by now most people have heard the hype about it. It promises more effective code, total object orientation, and true MVC architecture to say the least. As far as my own personal experience, it has been all that and more. The code is beautiful, easy to maintain, and edit. In a recent project I was working on, it took me less than 10 hours to do the application, as compared to at least double that if I was writing in PHP. Read More…