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Digitaltrends. Mashable. Creativebloq. In many ways, working in web design in 2017 has never been more challenging.

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But on the positive side, there have never been so many free resources out there to help you. The Senate Just Voted to Let Internet Providers Sell Your Web History. MP3-GIF: Hide Music Inside a Picture. Tiny Cards, Duolingo's Learning Flashcards, Come to the Web. Features – Droplr.

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Webhosts. Podcasting. Here's how you can still get a free Windows 10 upgrade. Everyone knows the free upgrade offer for Windows 10 ended on July 29, 2016, right?

Here's how you can still get a free Windows 10 upgrade

That's when Microsoft officially ended the Get Windows 10 program and, to the relief of many, stopped forcing the GWX tool onto the PCs of unsuspecting users who were perfectly happy with their current version of Windows and had no desire to upgrade. As of July 30, 2016, the upgrade notifications stopped and the GWX app began disappearing. Washington Post automatically inserts Trump fact-checks into Twitter. In an apparent first for any American news outlet, the Washington Post released a Chrome plug-in on Friday designed to fact-check posts from a single Twitter account.

Washington Post automatically inserts Trump fact-checks into Twitter

Can you guess which one? The new "RealDonaldContext" plug-in for the Google Chrome browser, released by WaPo reporter Philip Bump, adds fact-check summaries to selected posts by President-elect Donald Trump. Users will need to click a post in The Donald's Twitter feed to see any fact-check information from the Washington Post, which appears as a gray text box beneath the tweet. With the extension installed, Trump's Twitter account now includes dozens of fact-check notes on any post with a statement that WaPo's editors deem inaccurate or misleading. In these cases, the added gray box includes a simple headline, a few explanatory sentences, and a link to a longer WaPo article that offers fuller context.

In June, Trump announced that his Presidential campaign team had revoked the Washington Post's press credentials. Businessinsider. A room full of some of the top tech leaders in our country: Apple, Facebook, Cisco, Intel, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, Amazon, Tesla and so forth.

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It’s a breath of fresh air to see that Marc Benioff, who has become a beacon for protecting the rights of our most vulnerable citizens, is not in attendance. But I actually fall on the side of the issue that it’s good that our tech leaders are meeting with Trump for 2 reason: Whether I like it or not (I most certainly do not like it), Donald Trump will be President of the United States and anything we can do to influence his behavior away from what was displayed on the campaign trail and towards less harmful policies the better. 60 Essential Keyboard Shortcuts Every Office Worker Should Know. How the Trello Team Uses Trello to Collaborate, Plan, and Communicate. How I grew from 300 to 5k followers in just 3 weeks. Round 2: Maximize engagement per tweet.

How I grew from 300 to 5k followers in just 3 weeks

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Ask me! Support this blog! 1 note. Design a Website Without Code. Getting Started.

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Who can use Webydo? Webydo was created for professional graphic designers, web designers, web design studios and agencies, as well as traditional print designers. How much does it cost to use Webydo? You can design and manage your client’s website for free. You’ll receive an advanced cloud hosting and our friendly built-in Content Management System (CMS), all at no charge. 20 Responsive Web Design Tools For Designers & Developers. If we observe the stats and analytics report, it can be said that the adoption of mobile devices is skyrocketing along with the increasing diversity of smart devices including Smartphones, iPad, tablets, etc.

20 Responsive Web Design Tools For Designers & Developers

This multi-device market is bolstering the mindshare for responsive web designs. The responsive approach offers amazing benefits in the long run and helps create a successful online presence while saving time, efforts and money. If you are interested in creating a responsive website, here is a list of 20 best designing tools that can facilitate you to accomplish your task with utmost proficiency and ease. 1. Multi Device Layout Patterns. Beyond college rankings: A value-added approach to assessing two- and four-year schools. How value-added is calculated For each college with the required data, value-added equals the difference between actual economic outcomes and predicted outcomes, for the average alumni.

Beyond college rankings: A value-added approach to assessing two- and four-year schools

It is determined by measured and unmeasured aspects of college quality (see below). Value-added scores range from 1 to 100, with 100 indicating the highest centile, or top 1 percent of 2- or 4-year colleges. Close The three economic outcomes considered. Fascinating Science Databases to Get Lost in for Days. Databases are rad.

Fascinating Science Databases to Get Lost in for Days

You click this, toggle that, and you surface little bits of the captured world that have been tumbled into a digital hat, one from which you can produce surprising, shocking, sad facts to share with the people around you. We’ve collected some of our favorites for this week’s Follow Friday. Watch now: 7 habits of successful innovators. Innovation is a team sport. Amy Jo Kim, co-founder of Shufflebrain, thinks that for companies to be successful, they need to work closely with their dedicated customers. She thinks successful innovators have seven habits and she shares them in her talk. The first is that innovators should think like scientists.

Small innovations start like experiments designed to answer the most important questions of the customers. The most striking pattern shared by every successful innovation is the willingness to ask the hard, important questions upfront. Herman Melville’s “Bartleby, the Scrivener”: An interactive, annotated text.

“Bartleby, the Scrivener” is a coy document. Part office comedy, part ghost story, part Zen koan, the text seems determined to subvert the expectations of its reader. No wonder some critics have read the story as Herman Melville offering a middle finger to the literary establishment of his day. In 1852, the year before the story’s publication, Melville—once a big seller—had been declared “crazy” in the papers. (“HERMAN MELVILLE CRAZY,” read one headline.)

Mobile Site Preview. This Week's Top Downloads. Prime Factorization Calculator. Calculator Use This calculator will find all of the prime factors of a given integer and present them as 1) a set of all prime factors, 2) as a set of each prime factor raised to the power of its frequency, and 3) showing the work for the current factorization through a Prime Factors Tree. The nth prime number can be denoted as Prime[n], so Prime[1] = 2, Prime[2] = 3, Prime[3] = 5, Prime[4] = 7, and so on. See 1000 Prime Numbers. Notes in the Cloud. How to choose the right iOS app for your note taking needs. There are many different ways you can capture a thought or idea when using your iPhone or iPad. The iPhone Homescreens of 7 Highly Productive People. Interactive book apps – 10 of the best. In the early days of Apple’s iPad, there was a gallon of hype around the potential for interactive book apps. When many of the early, expensive-to-develop examples flopped on the App Store, the hype ebbed away.

Coding In The Cloud Era Demands A Structural Rethink To Bake In Security And Privacy. Protecting privacy in an age of big data, cloud processing and increasingly interconnected digital services demands a structural shift in how software is developed. How Google grades employees with OKR system and how to use it - Business Insider. Getty Images, Justin Sullivan. Google's new 'About me' tool quickly shows what personal data you're sharing. Responsive Web Design just got Easier with the Responsive Grid System. Blueprint: Slide and Push Menus. Meet Uber’s Political Genius. 12 Best Free Online Bibliography And Citation Tools. Design Thinking. System file check (SFC) Scan and Repair System Files & If you have modified your system files (including Windows DLL files) running sfc /scannow will revert the system files back to the default state. System file check (SFC) Scan and Repair System Files &

SSD owners: Set Firefox to memory cache instead of disk. 12 Miniature Gadgets That Can Fit in Your Pocket. New Magazine Wants To Show Young Girls They Can Do Anything. This simple calculator tells you how each presidential candidate's tax plan affects you. Assistant Director of Exhibitions (1582)

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