Art on Fire: Stunning Pieces of Art Featuring Flames

Apr 24 2010 by Hilde Torbjornsen | 14 Comments

Art on Fire: Stunning Pieces of Art Featuring Flames

Humans have always been fascinated by flames and fire for hundreds of years. Fire can help us stay warm and allows us to cook – but it also has very destructive powers. Maybe this contrasting duality is one of the reasons why we are so fascinated with fire and flames: it’s beautiful and scary at the same time. Here are a few inspiring works of art featuring fire or flames.

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Picasso: A Free Social Media Icon Set

Apr 23 2010 by Iconshock | 31 Comments

Picasso: A Free Social Media Icon Set

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Sleek Interface Designs from DeviantART

Apr 22 2010 by Hakan Nural | 27 Comments

We encounter user interfaces everywhere in our daily lives. When I look at interfaces, they always inspire me and I hope that they will inspire you too. Here are 40 creative interface designs from DeviantART for your inspiration.

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Fundamental Typography Guidelines for Motion Designers

Apr 21 2010 by Jake and Dan | 21 Comments

Fundamental Typography Guidelines for Motion Designers

When designing for the screen, people tend to underestimate the importance of type. You would be wrong to think that only print designers have to kern, adjust, weight and organize type meticulously.

That’s exactly what separates semipro’s from high standard professionals. Let’s talk about minuteness for a bit.

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The History of Computers in a Nutshell

Apr 21 2010 by Cameron Chapman | 44 Comments

The History of Computers in a Nutshell

Computers have wedged themselves into every facet of our lives—they are what we would use as the symbolic representation of the modern world.

But did you know that the history of computers dates back to the 1800s?

Indeed, the history and evolution of computers is quite extraordinary—and with many early computing technology innovations tied to defense contracts, much of this information were kept secret from the public for decades. In this article, we explore the development and progression of computers.

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Top 10 VPS Providers for Web Developers

Apr 20 2010 by Ben Dowling | 57 Comments

Top 10 VPS Providers for Web Developers

Web developers need somewhere to host their projects, and when looking for hosting, there are several options.

Shared hosting, where you share a server with lots of other users and have very limited control over the server. Dedicated hosting, where you have complete control over a server; a very flexible option, but requires you to manage the whole server, worry about hardware failures and backups, and is typically expensive.

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Will This Be The New Google Web Design?

Apr 19 2010 by Jacob Gube | 170 Comments

Google — it seems — is testing a new design today, demonstrating it to certain visitors of the site. This type of live testing is common (the process known as split testing) to evaluate the efficacy of a new design.

Could this be how Google will look soon? Check out some images comparing the new design versus the current design.

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