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10 Web Design Trends for 2013

10 Web Design Trends for 2013
For starters, we’d like to say thank you for the amazing reception our free eBook Web design and Mobile Trends for 2013 has had since its launch last week, and especially to all those who made it possible by sharing their insightful opinions. Today we’re doing a review of the end conclusions, where we will identify and analyze 10 of the key trends. This is just a brief overview of the conclusions you can read in the book. In fact, we have now released an updated version of the eBook in PDF format, which includes a few corrections and a new layout for an easier and more enjoyable reading experience. It’s no easy task putting together a short summary of all the interviews, but as far as we’re concerned, there are a few memorable statements in the book which nicely encapsulate the conclusions we’ve come to: Bruce Lawson:“If I go to a train website, I don't really want to see a picture of Richard Branson smiling at me, I don't want to read the Chief Exec's ambitions and life history. 1. Related:  zero00Software engineering, Operation systems

Site of the Year 2011 - Users' Choice And the Awwward for "Site of the Year 2011 – Users' Choice" goes to... Slavery Footprint , developed by Unit9 ! With an exquisite treatment of typography, colors and illustration, a friendly navigation and a great user experience, Slavery Footprint is a great site and definitely worth of a recognition. Slavery Footprint guides the user through an 11-question survey to unveil the truth about forced labor. Director Robert Bader directed a beautifully engaging, fluid and animated experience for Call & Response through San Francisco based agency, MUH·TAY·ZIK | HOF·FER . and developed by Unit9 .

Best way to integrate PHP forum into Django site Site of the Month May 2013: Chrome Super Sync Sports The month of May has brought us as Site of the Month winner a joint project created by Google Creative Labs in collaboration with Rafaël Rozendaal, Weir + Wong and Rami Niemi; an endearing and fun interactive game called Chrome Super Sync Sports! . Super Sync Sports is a Chrome Experiment that allows you to sync your mobile phone to your computer and use it as a game controller. Run, Cycle or Swim your way to sporting stardom using the touchscreen on your mobile device. Built using HTML5 technologies , CSS3, Javascript and the WebSockets API , Chrome Super Sync Sports allows up to 4 friends to compete in running, swimming and cycling games on a shared computer screen , using their smartphones or tablets as game controllers. Pick a sport, sync your mobile device to your computer, choose from 50 athletes and if you're sitting with friends, invite up to three of them to join your race using their mobile device and your computer screen.

Hypertext Style: Cool URIs don't change. What makes a cool URI? A cool URI is one which does not change. What sorts of URI change? There are no reasons at all in theory for people to change URIs (or stop maintaining documents), but millions of reasons in practice. In theory, the domain name space owner owns the domain name space and therefore all URIs in it. We just reorganized our website to make it better. Do you really feel that the old URIs cannot be kept running? We have so much material that we can't keep track of what is out of date and what is confidential and what is valid and so we thought we'd better just turn the whole lot off. That I can sympathize with - the W3C went through a period like that, when we had to carefully sift archival material for confidentiality before making the archives public. Well, we found we had to move the files... This is one of the lamest excuses. John doesn't maintain that file any more, Jane does. Whatever was that URI doing with John's name in it? Too bad. . - find your colour scheme Cloud computing Cloud computing metaphor: For a user, the network elements representing the provider-rendered services are invisible, as if obscured by a cloud. Cloud computing is a computing term or metaphor that evolved in the late 1990s, based on utility and consumption of computer resources. Cloud computing involves application systems which are executed within the cloud and operated through internet enabled devices. Purely cloud computing does not rely on the use of cloud storage as it will be removed upon users download action. Clouds can be classified as public, private and hybrid.[1][2] Overview[edit] Cloud computing[3] relies on sharing of resources to achieve coherence and economies of scale, similar to a utility (like the electricity grid) over a network.[2] At the foundation of cloud computing is the broader concept of converged infrastructure and shared services. Cloud computing, or in simpler shorthand just "the cloud", also focuses on maximizing the effectiveness of the shared resources.

95 Inspiring Websites of Web Design Agencies Fresh, innovative, creative, minimalist ... What's your style? You probably won't have a better chance to show off all your potential if it's not by designing a website for your own agency or web studio. It's time to push all those ideas and concepts forward, those a client would never understand or that would probably end up spoiling in the end. Now you have no excuses, it's time to surprise your clients, your competitors, and why not, the world. At Awwwards, we're eager to see the results of all your efforts and talent and that's why we've prepared this article, so it serves you as inspiration for your next site.

code school Revista W | Navegação horizontal Que tal deixar o preconceito de lado e experimentar algo diferente? Sites que usam rolagem horizontal podem ser boas opções para portfólios ou outras páginas que exigem destaque para conteúdo visual. Para navegar na maioria dos sites de internet, não tem segredo. Basta digitar o endereço da página no browser, clicar na tecla “Enter” e depois explorar o conteúdo subindo ou descendo a página, certo? Dependendo do tipo de site, a rolagem horizontal pode ser bem aproveitada e proporcionar uma experiência de navegação mais rica para o visitante. O site que abriga o portfólio do designer e web designer, Will Fernandes, usa o recurso da rolagem vertical com animações bem coloridas feitas em Flash. Portfólio do designer e web designer, Will Fernandes O recurso é muito usado por portfólios por permitir uma exposição mais dinâmica dos trabalhos do profissional. Site do Google Art Project usa o recurso para exibir obras de arte Tudo depende da finalidade que o website tem. Quer começar aos poucos?

Introduction — Problem Solving with Algorithms and Data Structures We stated earlier that Python is an object-oriented programming language. So far, we have used a number of built-in classes to show examples of data and control structures. One of the most powerful features in an object-oriented programming language is the ability to allow a programmer (problem solver) to create new classes that model data that is needed to solve the problem. Remember that we use abstract data types to provide the logical description of what a data object looks like (its state) and what it can do (its methods). By building a class that implements an abstract data type, a programmer can take advantage of the abstraction process and at the same time provide the details necessary to actually use the abstraction in a program. A Fraction Class A very common example to show the details of implementing a user-defined class is to construct a class to implement the abstract data type Fraction. A fraction such as \frac {3}{5} consists of two parts. Listing 2 Listing 3 Listing 4