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Team. A Step by Step Guide to Using Trello for Team Retrospectives. Content Strategies. Time Converter and World Clock - Conversion at a Glance - Pick best time to schedule conference calls, webinars, online meetings and phone calls. Twitter’s missing manual / fuzzy notepad. I mentioned recently, buried in a post about UI changes, that Twitter’s latest earnings report included this bombshell: We are going to fix the broken windows and confusing parts, like the .

Twitter’s missing manual / fuzzy notepad

@name syntax and @reply rules, that we know inhibit usage and drive people away There’s an interesting problem here. UI is hard. Always Twisted. Front-End Development. Why spend the week in your comfort zone, working on the same browser under the same conditions you’re used to.

Always Twisted. Front-End Development.

Let’s switch it up a bit. Tap Tap Monday: Monday’s is the day to unplug your mouse and test your work using only the keyboard for navigating the site you’re working on. Grayscale Tuesday Tuesday is the day to test your work for various forms of colour blindness. Spectrum - a Chrome extension Colorblind Design - a Firefox extension Different Browser Wednesday Wednesday’s… If you’re used to developing for most of your day in Firefox, try Chrome, if you’re using Edge try Opera. Throttle Thursday. Git Commands and Best Practices Cheat Sheet. Given the success of both our Java 8 Best Practices Cheat Sheet and our Java 8 Streams Cheat Sheet, it looks like cheat sheets are going to become ‘a thing’ for RebelLabs!

Git Commands and Best Practices Cheat Sheet

This time we’re looking at the most successful source code management tool available today, Git. With every great tool, there is a CLI which compliments all the great features and options, which leads to a vast number of things you need to remember and be expected to recall within a keystrokes notice. If like me, your memory is as lethargic as an asthmatic ant carrying heavy shopping, you might just need a hand — or in this case, a cheat sheet! Here we’ll bring you a one-page data sheet rich with the Git commands of champions, the gems that make your SCM a pleasure to work with, the… ok, enough’s enough, let’s get down to business.

You can and maybe already have clicked the cheat sheet at the top of this page which provides you with a printable version.


10 tips for people new to the conference circuit. HTML5 Elements. Download the HTML and asset files (ZIP does not include audio or video to reduce file size.

HTML5 Elements

You can download them from this page using your browser.) Purpose of this document: Includes all the HTML5 elements as listed in the side column. Minimal styling has been used. Use this document to test CSS files (base, reset, custom, etc.) on desired elements in various browsers. World Information Architecture Day 2016. The Pain With No Name. Twenty-five years into designing and developing for the web and we still collectively suck at information architecture.

The Pain With No Name

Article Continues Below. Design a portfolio that packs a punch. I look at many creative resumes and portfolios every day in my job at Fantasy, spanning a wide range of disciplines and talents.

Design a portfolio that packs a punch

Because there's so many, I've had to develop a strategy to enable me to quickly tell whether a designer has both the visual talent and UX thinking to thrive with us. In short, a way of separating good work from work that simply looks good. There are plenty of great platforms and tools out there to help designers display their work beautifully.

Tools like Semplice, Cargo, Squarespace and Readymag all offer templates that feature gigantic imagery and enable users to build in engaging interactions. Why Contrib-Minded Development Benefits YOU. It’s common practice for people who use open source software (including Drupalers, ahem ahem) to submit back to the community for the sake of the others building and using that software.

Why Contrib-Minded Development Benefits YOU

Contempt Culture - The Particular Finest. So when I started programming in 2001, it was du jour in the communities I participated in to be highly critical of other languages.

Contempt Culture - The Particular Finest

Other languages sucked, the people using them were losers or stupid, if they would just use a real language, such as the one we used, everything would just be better. Right? This sort of culturally-encoded language was really prevalent around condemning PHP and Java. 6 rules of sticker club, and the missing (unofficial) sticker manual. Labs. TL;DR, Popular Google Chrome extensions are constantly tracking you per default, making it very difficult or impossible for you to opt-out.


These extensions will receive your complete browsing history, all your cookies, your secret access-tokens used for authentication (i.e., Facebook Connect) and shared links from sites such as Dropbox and Google Drive. The third-party services in use are hiding their tracking by all means possible, combined with terrible privacy policies hidden inside the Chrome Web Store.The Detectify team has identified how they are doing it and what options you have to avoid being affected by it. The problem.


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