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Garden. Web. "self-help". Business. Color. Tutorials. $ If you ever want to do something with your spare time, once you get off imgur of course.... Coursera - Free Online Courses From Top Universities. Wall of links. Brain Pump - Learn something new. AskNature. Damn You Art School. The 10 best podcasts for designers. Podcasts are quickly becoming a mainstay in design culture.

The 10 best podcasts for designers

They're a great way to find out what's going in the design world while you commute, work out at the gym, or take the dog for a walk. For those who've always wished they could turn on their radio and listen to people chatting about design, this post lists 12 informative, fun, and thought-provoking podcasts that every designer should be listening (and subscribing) to.

If web design is your thing, here's a list of the 18 best web design podcasts. And we're sure to have missed some out, so tell us in the comments at the bottom. 01. Hosted by Donovan Beery, a designer living and working in Omaha, Nebraska, The Reflex Blue Show is a podcast about graphic design, design, pop culture, web design, and the people working in the industry. Now in its ninth season, with 163 episodes for you to work through, it's featured a huge selection of guests over the years, including Val Head, Jessica Hische and Stefan Sagmeister. 02. 03. 04. 05. 06. Online Study Guides. Creatiwittyblog - May You Live in Interesting Times. 13 Reasons Why Your Brain Craves Infographics [HTML 5] 8 Cheat Sheet Wallpapers for Designers and Developers. Web designers and developers have a lot to remember, from keyboard shortcuts to function names.

8 Cheat Sheet Wallpapers for Designers and Developers

That’s why it’s handy to have cheat sheets near by for a quick reference. Most people like to print out there cheat sheets on paper and have them sitting on their desk, but another convenient place for a cheat sheet is right on your computers desktop in the form of a wallpaper. Here we’ve rounded up a few very useful cheat sheets for web designers and developers that can be used as desktop wallpapers. Photoshop Keyboard Shortcuts Color Theory Quick Reference Poster Periodic Table of Typefaces The Anatomy of Type Web Accessibility Checklist TextMate Shortcuts jQuery 1.3 Cheat Sheet WordPress Help Sheet About the Author Henry Jones is a web developer, designer, and entrepreneur with over 14 years of experience. 15 MORE Free Guides That Really Teach You USEFUL Stuff.

During 2010, we’ve written a bunch of new PDF manuals for you, on all kinds of subjects, from Facebook privacy to Dropbox tips.

15 MORE Free Guides That Really Teach You USEFUL Stuff

After releasing 15 NEW manuals resulting in hundreds of thousands downloads we thought it was about time to look back and review them. If you’re a long time reader you probably know that we did a similar roundup last year. Enjoy! Downloads are free, no strings attached. Even if you’re not a MakeUseOf subscriber you may easily download a PDF of your choice with a click of a button. Please also do us a favor by sharing these manuals with your friends! Lots of work went into those manuals. 100 Websites You Should Know and Use. Entertainment Meet David Peterson, who developed Dothraki for Game of Thrones There are seven different words in Dothraki for striking another person with a sword.

100 Websites You Should Know and Use

Among them: “hlizifikh,” a wild but powerful strike; “hrakkarikh,”a quick and accurate strike; and “gezrikh,” a fake-out or decoy strike. But you won’t find these words in George R. R. Culture My Year of TED: How 54 talks changed a life By Kylie Dunn What do you get when you cross a 39-year-old perfectionist with 54 TED Talks and far more honesty than any person probably needs to experience? Education That Beats Inflation: 6 Ways to Learn for Free. By Lou Carlozo, dealnews contributor At dealnews, we pride ourselves on our ability to spot bargains in any consumer product category you can name.

Education That Beats Inflation: 6 Ways to Learn for Free

That includes looking in to ways to save on your and your brood's education, though we wouldn't blame you if you've given up hope, as college costs have soared far above inflation for years. According to a 2011 Pew Research Center report, a four-year private college education tripled in cost between 1980 and 2010. Moreover, the study finds that fewer families think attending a major university merits such a hefty price tag. A whopping 75% of Americans say college is too expensive for most to afford: student loan debt for a bachelor's degree now averages more than $23,000 per student borrower, the Pew report finds. Maybe that's why universities are so aggressively pursuing Massive Open Online Courses, or MOOCs. Yes, We Khan: The Khan Academy's Video Series The Online Audacity of Udacity Learning in the Cloud: Pearson Opens OpenClass.