Intro to Topcoat – A Performance-First UI Framework

Mar 5 2015 by Miguel Gomez | No Comments

Topcoat is a CSS framework that will help you build fast, high-performance UIs.

Topcoat is one of the Adobe Open Source initiatives. In terms of philosophy, Topcoat believes that UI performance results in better UX. Also, the project aims to bring web apps closer to native apps in terms of speed and responsiveness of user-interactions.

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Your WordPress Security is Horrible – Here’s How to Fix It

Mar 4 2015 by Caleb Lane | 2 Comments

You’ve probably heard plenty of horror stories about security problems involving WordPress sites (such as this one and this one), and they may have gotten you worried.

The truth is, we could all implement additional measures for securing our WordPress installs. Here are five things you can do today to greatly enhance the security of your WordPress-powered sites.

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7 CSS Tools You Should Be Using

Feb 25 2015 by Jacob Gube | No Comments

CSS is getting more and more complicated to write. Thankfully, there are tools that make the task of authoring CSS a little bit easier.

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The Big Changes to Pay Attention to in AngularJS 1.3

Feb 18 2015 by Avinash Kaza | 2 Comments

AngularJS has evolved quite rapidly. Its latest release, version 1.3, nicknamed "superluminal-nudge", ushers in plenty of exciting features and improvements.

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Design Strategies for Information Dashboards

Feb 16 2015 by Sreeram Sreenivasan | No Comments

An information dashboard is a single-page display that presents key performance indicators in real-time. To make its content easier to read, a modern dashboard will often utilize information graphics such as charts and tables.

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10 Tips for Prototyping Your Designs

Feb 6 2015 by Jerry Cao | 6 Comments

Even though there’s a wide variety of prototyping techniques, they all share plenty of common ground. In this article, I’ve distilled years of prototyping tips and best practices from the best specialists in the field, as well as from our own experiences over at UXPin.

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What No One Tells You About Working From Home

Feb 4 2015 by Joshua Johnson | 22 Comments

Let’s talk about what it’s really like to work from home.

I’m sure you can easily imagine the benefits of being able to work at home, but until you’re actually there, it can be difficult to think of the downsides.

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