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  • Quick and dirty usability testing

    Quick and dirty usability testing

    Leah Buley outlines two quick usability tests that should be repeated throughout a project to ensure your design isn't veering off-course    
    - 12 Sep 13, 10:14am -
  • Heffalumps and user experience

    Heffalumps and user experience

    Instead of wasting time developing features based on untested hypotheses that turn out to be incorrect, ideas should be tested as early as possible so that less useful assumptions can be discarded    
    - 11 Sep 13, 9:47am -
  • Clare Sutcliffe on teaching kids to code

    Clare Sutcliffe on teaching kids to code

    Code Club's CEO - Clare Sutcliffe - talks about starting Code Club, her inspiration, her plans for a global future and the simple joy of helping kids learn to code    
    - 9 Sep 13, 10:39am -
  • Embrace failure

    Embrace failure

    In an extract from his book, Why We Fail, Victor Lombardi explains what experience designers can learn from past failures    
    - 2 Sep 13, 6:00am -
  • Create slick HTML5 animations

    Create slick HTML5 animations

    Modern browsers have several dedicated animation technologies built in. Martin Görner showcases the top four to try in your next project    
    - 30 Aug 13, 8:05am -
  • Make HTML5 apps with Sencha, part two

    Make HTML5 apps with Sencha, part two

    In the final part of this tutorial, Sencha’s Daniel Gallo discusses mobile app development and how to connect a mobile HTML5 app to an ASP.NET Web API backend    
    - 29 Aug 13, 6:03am -
  • 10 tips for HTML5 games development

    10 tips for HTML5 games development

    Brian McHarg's strategies for successful cross-browser, cross-platform games development with HTML5    
    - 28 Aug 13, 12:58pm -
  • Five killer ways to use minimalism

    Five killer ways to use minimalism

    Most designers love simplicity. But as Gene Crawford explains, minimalist design isn’t simply a matter of taking things away    
    - 28 Aug 13, 10:00am -
  • Relly Annett-Baker on her love of words

    Relly Annett-Baker on her love of words

    Content designer/strategist Relly Annett-Baker talks about RWD challenges, getting the better of writer’s block – and the terrible lives of playwrights    
    - 28 Aug 13, 6:00am -
  • History of a branding rockstar

    History of a branding rockstar

    In an extract from his book, Brandiing, WooThemes co-founder Adii Pienaar tells the story of how he built his personal brand and how it helped him succeed    
    - 27 Aug 13, 10:24am -

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Codeacademy Blog

  • What is Computer Programming?

    What is Computer Programming?

    This is my attempt—as a journalist first and techie second—at explaining exactly what computer programming is, and the difference between "programming" and "coding."
    - 6 days ago, 13 Jun 18, 5:54pm -
  • How to Add Codecademy to Your Resume

    How to Add Codecademy to Your Resume

    With help from the experts at AngelList and Paysa, we explained how to communicate your technical skills on your resume and online career profiles.
    - 14 days ago, 5 Jun 18, 6:36pm -
  • Why Is Coding So Hard? | Part 2

    Why Is Coding So Hard? | Part 2

    Pat DePuydt is an artist-turned-coding teacher who wants you to know that you're not alone. In Part 2, he offers strategies for overcoming coding difficulties.
    - 18 days ago, 1 Jun 18, 7:49pm -
  • Why Is Coding So Hard? | Part 1

    Why Is Coding So Hard? | Part 1

    Pat DePuydt is an artist-turned-coding teacher who wants you to know that you're not alone. In Part 1, he outlines his students' most common challenges.
    - 18 days ago, 1 Jun 18, 7:49pm -
  • How to Hack Hacker News

    How to Hack Hacker News

    Topping the charts on Hacker News can be a game changer, but it’s not easy. We used SQL to discover what the most successful submissions have in common.
    - 26 days ago, 24 May 18, 11:30am -
  • Updates to Learn JavaScript: Requests
    We’re updating the way we teach HTTP requests. We're deprecating the use of Google’s URL Shortener API and using Rebrandly & Datamuse to teach HTTP requests.
    - 27 days ago, 23 May 18, 1:12pm -
  • From Excel to SQL: Why You Should Make the Switch

    From Excel to SQL: Why You Should Make the Switch

    Spreadsheet applications like Excel are ubiquitous, but they come with risks. Learn why SQL is a faster, easier, and safer way to manipulate and analyze data.
    - 32 days ago, 18 May 18, 7:46pm -
  • How to Make the Most of Python’s Communities

    How to Make the Most of Python’s Communities

    Learning Python is more fun and more effective when you have a community to support and inspire you along the way. Look for these qualities in your group.
    - 41 days ago, 9 May 18, 6:30pm -
  • Skip Though Course Content and Jump to Individual Lessons

    Skip Though Course Content and Jump to Individual Lessons

    We removed access restrictions on lessons so you can skip to the middle of a course and share links to individual lessons.
    - 48 days ago, 2 May 18, 4:50pm -
  • From Notebook Sketch to the App Store

    From Notebook Sketch to the App Store

    "I was in an industry that was getting wiped out by technology... The motivator that I really saw was, 'If I don't shift my trajectory, I'll be left behind.'"
    - 48 days ago, 2 May 18, 2:39pm -

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Linux Format

  • Getting to Gnome you.
    Buy it now!Read a sampleAre you enjoying the Bionic Beaver yet? After two years of a faultless 16.04 LTS install, my work PC sailed smoothly along with an error-free upgrade to 18.04 LTS. So long Unity, hello Gnome. Was it Gnome sweet Gnome fo…
    - 15 days ago, 4 Jun 18, 7:47am -
  • Paint the town orange!
    Buy it now!Read a sampleI for one am genuinely excited by the latest release of Ubuntu. Canonical is no stranger to controversial decisions, but it feels recent moves – switching back to Gnome, abandoning convergence devices – have enabled it…
    - 42 days ago, 9 May 18, 4:12am -
  • Pi-mageddon!
    Buy it now!Read a sampleAfter 152 issues and almost 12 years (October 2006) Linux Format Towers has finally been able to afford a fresh lick of paint, but don’t panic! All your favourite sections remain intact and as they were. They’re hopef…
    - 71 days ago, 9 Apr 18, 9:03am -
  • Stop them spying!
    Buy it now!Read a sampleThe UK’s “Snooper’s Charter” was described as “the most extreme surveillance law ever passed in a democracy” by the Open Rights Group. The Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act (DRIPA) has been ruled unla…
    - 100 days ago, 12 Mar 18, 5:35am -
  • Linux in 60 minutes!
    Buy it now!Read a sampleThere’s never been a better time to start using Linux and you’ve never had a better chance than with this month’s issue of Linux Format! We’re packing the ideal Linux starter pack with a bootable Live Disc that you…
    - 7 Feb 18, 8:50am -
  • Build it yourself
    Buy it now!Read a sampleI’ve always built my own PCs. Perhaps it’s the maker in me, but why pay someone else to have all the fun, when I can do as good a job myself? The sad truth is – while I’ve built other systems – my main home syste…
    - 12 Jan 18, 7:38am -
  • Your own supercomputer
    Buy it now!Read a sampleCan you feel it? The thrilling static in the air? It’sbecause the world’s top 500 supercomputers are nowall run on Linux. The last couple of non-Linux Chineseholdouts have dropped out of the list, superseded by newer…
    - 19 Dec 17, 7:15am -
  • Your own supercomputer
    Buy it now!Read a sampleCan you feel it? The thrilling static in the air? It’sbecause the world’s top 500 supercomputers are nowall run on Linux. The last couple of non-Linux Chineseholdouts have dropped out of the list, superseded by newer…
    - 19 Dec 17, 7:14am -
  • Gnome sweet gnome
    Buy it now!Read a samplePeople love being passionate and it seems nothing gets people more worked up than meddling with their desktop environment. Gnome 3 was originally released back in April 2011 – that’s over six years ago – and yet peopl…
    - 16 Nov 17, 10:11am -
  • Popularity contest
    Buy it now!Read a sampleWe all want to be successful, in one way or another, don’t we? And when it comes to our favourite kernel the same is true. Most people want to think that they’re backing a winner, right? It’s a bit puerile, but obse…
    - 20 Oct 17, 9:50am -
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Mac Format

  • A new way to wear your fitness tracker

    A new way to wear your fitness tracker

    Wearable tech is proving to be this year’s big thing, and is likely to grow even more popular with the release of iOS 8 and its HealthKit app. And along with new wearable gadgets, third-party accessories will surely follow. As a Fitbit user, I real…
    - 10 Jun 14, 7:41am -
  • Subscribe and save £10!

    Subscribe and save £10!

    Get £10 off for one week only! This week only we are offering an extra £10 off purchases of print subscriptions and special editions on myfavouritemagazines.co.uk. Choose any magazine, including MacFormat, spending a minimum of £25 and you will r…
    - 5 Jun 14, 7:01pm -
  • New pro Lytro camera coming – but will it be better than the disappointing first version?

    New pro Lytro camera coming – but will it be better than the disappointing first version?

    When I reviewed the original Lytro camera for MacFormat, I was disappointed. It was such an exciting premise – taking ‘focus-less’ photos where you had the creative control to refocus the shot after you’d taken it – and it looked weird and…
    - 22 Apr 14, 8:00am -
  • Revealed: Razer’s iOS 7 games controller and app

    Revealed: Razer’s iOS 7 games controller and app

    We’ve received images and information about Project Kazuyo, an unannounced iOS 7 games controller that’s being developed by Razer, which specialises in gaming-focussed PCs and peripherals. It will be an case-style controller, and will feature re-…
    - 31 Mar 14, 8:58am -
  • Save on a MacFormat subscription in our Spring offer!

    Save on a MacFormat subscription in our Spring offer!

    Our Spring Sale is on! Save up to 45% on a print magazine subscription in our Spring Sale. We’re celebrating Spring and the inspiration it gives us by discounting all our magazines. Why not treat yourself to a subscription to MacFormat, starting fr…
    - 18 Mar 14, 10:23am -
  • 1Password 4

    1Password 4

    1Password is a system for storing and managing sensitive data, much of which integrates with web browsers. As the app’s name suggests, much of it centres around online login details – it can rapidly create and deploy complex passwords, increasing…
    - 28 Feb 14, 5:51am -
  • Get Parallels Access on an Extended Trial!

    Get Parallels Access on an Extended Trial!

    With Parallels Access, you can use your Mac or Windows PC applications on your iPad, from anywhere where you have an internet connection. Need Microsoft Office on the move? No problem – if you have it on your Mac, you can remotely access it on your…
    - 5 Feb 14, 11:21am -
  • Free Mac Pro desktop pictures – in 4K!

    Free Mac Pro desktop pictures – in 4K!

      The new Mac Pro is here – and so is MacFormat’s official verdict. The new issue of the magazine, out today, is packed with information about it, including benchmarks, advice on which build-to-order options are worth spending money on, details…
    - 29 Jan 14, 4:47am -
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    Get 50% off any iSkysoft application!

    iSkysoft has a great range of Mac applications, and with MacFormat's exclusive offer, you can get 50% off any of them! Just use our special offer code when you order.
    - 15 Jan 14, 5:42am -
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    January Subscription Sale!

    Throughout January, you can save up to 52% on a subscription to your favourite Future Publishing titles, including MacFormat. Prices start from £13.99 check them out at My Favourite Magazines. Subscriptions to MacFormat start at £23.49, when you p…
    - 6 Jan 14, 11:19am -

PC Format

    SourceForge: Blog

    • Projects of the Week, June 18, 2018

      Projects of the Week, June 18, 2018

      Here are the featured projects for the week, which appear on the front page of SourceForge.net: GeckoLinux GeckoLinux is a Linux distribution based on openSUSE. I’ve used Linux ...The post Projects of the Week, June 18, 2018 appeared first on Sour…
      - 2 days ago, 18 Jun 18, 12:26am -
    • Today in Tech – 1993
      On this day in 1993 three of the largest companies in the U.S.– media company Time Warner Inc., cable operator Tele-Communications Inc., and software publisher Microsoft Corp. announced ...The post Today in Tech – 1993 appeared first on SourceFo…
      - 7 days ago, 13 Jun 18, 12:14am -
    • Projects of the Week, June 11, 2018

      Projects of the Week, June 11, 2018

      Here are the featured projects for the week, which appear on the front page of SourceForge.net: Peace Equalizer, interface Equalizer APO Peace equalizer is a Windows PC interface ...The post Projects of the Week, June 11, 2018 appeared first on Sour…
      - 9 days ago, 11 Jun 18, 12:23am -
    • Training Your Team on Open Source Compliance
      What makes an organization truly open source? There are many opinions regarding this matter, but one telling factor would be a conscious and continuous effort to maintain open ...The post Training Your Team on Open Source Compliance appeared first o…
      - 12 days ago, 8 Jun 18, 12:20am -
    • Today in Tech – 1995
      On this day in 1995 the Los Angeles Times published a report on the Vatican’s efforts to put its library on the World Wide Web for the very ...The post Today in Tech – 1995 appeared first on SourceForge Community Blog.
      - 14 days ago, 6 Jun 18, 12:04am -
    • Congratulations GitHub!

      Congratulations GitHub!

      You’ve probably already heard the news, but if you haven’t, Microsoft agreed to acquire GitHub today. The team at SourceForge would like to extend a big congratulations to ...The post Congratulations GitHub! appeared first on SourceForge Communi…
      - 15 days ago, 4 Jun 18, 7:42pm -
    • June 2018, “Staff Pick” Project of the Month – Akaunting

      June 2018, “Staff Pick” Project of the Month – Akaunting

      For our June “Staff Pick” Project of the Month, we selected Akaunting, a free and online accounting software. Recently we caught up with co-founder and CEO Denis Duliçi, ...The post June 2018, “Staff Pick” Project of the Month – Akaunting…
      - 16 days ago, 4 Jun 18, 12:26am -
    • Projects of the Week, June 4, 2018

      Projects of the Week, June 4, 2018

      Here are the featured projects for the week, which appear on the front page of SourceForge.net: iDempiere iDempiere = OSGi + ADempiere iDempiere Business Suite ERP/CRM/SCM done the ...The post Projects of the Week, June 4, 2018 appeared first on Sou…
      - 16 days ago, 4 Jun 18, 12:03am -
    • June 2018, “Community Choice” Project of the Month – Cosmic-OS

      June 2018, “Community Choice” Project of the Month – Cosmic-OS

      For our June 2018 “Community Choice” Project of the Month, the community elected Cosmic-OS, an AOSP-CAF based custom ROM with full Substratum support. Founder and Lead Developer Sagar ...The post June 2018, “Community Choice” Project of the…
      - 19 days ago, 1 Jun 18, 12:05am -
    • Today in Tech – 1996
      On this day in 1996 telecommunications company AT&T held a meeting to announce a system that would allow people to make and receive video phone calls through computers. ...The post Today in Tech – 1996 appeared first on SourceForge Community Blog.
      - 21 days ago, 30 May 18, 12:17am -

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