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New links. Futurico - Free User Interface Elements Pack. Yay!

Futurico - Free User Interface Elements Pack

It’s time for a new free giveaway and we are happy to present a wonderfully creative collection of Futurico – Free User Interface Components (PSD). We think that these are so far the greatest user interface components we have shared with you guys and we hope you will agree with us on this. Better see it for yourself and wait for updates because this giveaway will be totally special. We will update it every month with new cool elements so that our beloved readers will have tons of possibilities to use them.

As we have always stated, this wouldn’t be possible without the help of our designer friends and this time we would like to thank Vladimir Kudinov (Behance Portfolio) for his great help. Features. Gephi is a tool for people that have to explore and understand graphs.


Like Photoshop but for data, the user interacts with the representation, manipulate the structures, shapes and colors to reveal hidden properties. The goal is to help data analysts to make hypothesis, intuitively discover patterns, isolate structure singularities or faults during data sourcing. Main Page - GLOW Visualization. Html5slides - A Google HTML5 slide template. The 2012 version is mobile friendly, touch enabled, and has shiny new features.

html5slides - A Google HTML5 slide template

By Luke Mahé and Marcin Wichary. Demo Instructions for editing slides. Expanding Text Areas Made Elegant. An expanding text area is a multi-line text input field that expands in height to fit its contents.

Expanding Text Areas Made Elegant

This UI element is commonly found in both desktop and mobile applications, such as the SMS composition field on the iPhone. Examples can also be found on the web, including on Facebook, where it’s used extensively. It’s a good choice wherever you don’t know how much text the user will write and you want to keep the layout compact; as such, it’s especially useful on interfaces targeted at smartphones. Issue № 338 Despite the ubiquity of this control, there’s no way to create it using only HTML and CSS. Improve Your CSS Kung-Fu: Chris Coyier's Best Practices for HTML and CSS. We Recommend These Resources Lots of us 'know' CSS but don't use it to the max.

Improve Your CSS Kung-Fu: Chris Coyier's Best Practices for HTML and CSS

More perniciously, despite demos like the famous zen garden, it's easy to forget about some of the more powerful -- but more abstract -- applications of CSS. Keeping in mind that old programming habits die hard, Chris Coyier put online some very slick and very useful slides from his talk at the Future of Web Apps conference in London earlier this month. Google+ launches ‘Ripples’ visualisation. After what appears to be have been a rapid and widespread take-up of its Google+ social media service, Google has now launched details of its ‘Ripples’ feature.

Google+ launches ‘Ripples’ visualisation

Significantly, news of the release was made by Fernanda Viegas, one of the most prominent names in the field and co-leader, with Martin Wattenberg, of Google’s “Big Picture” data visualization group. (Update: the Ripples development team also included Jack Hebert). Dipity - Find, Create, and Embed Interactive Timelines. 22 Useful HTML5 CSS3 Form Tutorials. Using HTML5 and CSS3 you can create creative web forms with great specifications.

22 Useful HTML5 CSS3 Form Tutorials

So in this roundup we are featuring 22 CSS3 form tutorials. Slick login form with HTML5 & CSS3 HTML5 & CSS3 envelope contact form. Tangle: a JavaScript library for reactive documents. Tangle is a JavaScript library for creating reactive documents.

Tangle: a JavaScript library for reactive documents

Your readers can interactively explore possibilities, play with parameters, and see the document update immediately. Tangle is super-simple and easy to learn. This is a simple reactive document. When you eat 3. Circle Of Trust. Blog » Hexbins! Binning is a general term for grouping a dataset of N values into less than N discrete groups.

blog » Hexbins!

These groups/bins may be spatial, temporal, or otherwise attribute-based. In this post I’m only talking about spatial (long-lat) and 2-dimensional attribute-based (scatterplot) bins. Such binnings may be thought of as 2D histograms. This may make more or less sense after what lies beneath. Most Popular Web Design Blogs to Get Inspired. Sharebar 0EmailShare So here we are with our first post, and we are really excited!

Most Popular Web Design Blogs to Get Inspired

What made us launch a new web design blog when there is such a great amount of others, already cool and reputable? Webtype. Open Source: Flipboard Style Transitions And Reader Example For iPad. How to Mimic the iGoogle Interface. Twice a month, we revisit some of our readers’ favorite posts from throughout the history of Nettuts+. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to create a customizable interface with widgets. The finished product will be a sleek and unobtrusively coded iGoogle-like interface, which has plenty of potential applications!

The Plan First, let's list exactly what we'll be creating here and what features it'll have: jQuery Timelinr ↩ CSSLab. Dando vida al tiempo / Giving life to time Selecciona tu idioma / Select your language: This simple plugin helps you to give more life to the boring timelines. 15 Creative Website Designs For Inspiration. Oct112011 Internet has lots of inspiration in it, whenever you open your browser and type a URL, you are taken to a new world of inspiration, these website designs says lots of things if you could able to understand these. A website structure always be a key feature to attract visitors, as first impression is the last impression. If your site is not beautifully designed then no one or very few will visits your site whether you are giving the best services. So here we are talking about the website designs, following websites, here we are listing have great interface or we can say design concept.

NIH Enterprise Architecture - Home. Beta: Turning Your LinkedIn Resume in Infographics. There seems to be a commercial market emerging around the idea of automizing the creation of infographics. Toronto based start-up [] is currently developing an online application that can automatically translate any online LinkedIn profile into an online infographic. In particular, the new service aims to overcome the issue of reading overly long or highly complex resumes by showing the same information in a more readable and attractive way. The start-up has been coding the online application only since the last 2 months, and is currently still in private beta. First peeks behind the beta service show how this can become particularly useful for those that like to change jobs often, have a high amount of skills or know quite a lot of languages (unfortunately, my current own resume is not that compelling).

The infographics are automatically generated through logging in with LinkedIn credentials.