Multimedia Tools Giveaway

Jul 27 2009 by Jacob Gube | 93 Comments

Multimedia Tools Giveaway

* Participation is now closed. Stay tuned for results. *

Six Revisions and Mindgems have teamed up to pool together some nifty software applications to be given to six participants.

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Favorites from the Feeds #01

Jul 25 2009 by Jacob Gube | 13 Comments

Favorites from the Feeds is a Six Revisions series that highlights notable design and development links from Jacob’s RSS feeds. This is the inaugural post and your feedback and opinions are welcome, so please share them in the comments.

1. 30 iPhone Apps with Sexy Interfaces

30 iPhone Apps with Sexy Interfaces

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10 High-Quality Free Tree Bark Textures

Jul 24 2009 by JC Parmley | 16 Comments

10 High-Quality Free Tree Bark Textures

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Definitive Guide to Taming the IE6 Beast

Jul 23 2009 by Jeff Starr | 67 Comments

Definitive Guide to Taming the IE6 Beast

For years, Internet Explorer 6 (IE6) has been the bane of existence for web designers around the world. Designers and users alike have come to enjoy the increasingly predictable, standards-compliant behavior of great modern browsers like Firefox, Opera, and Safari. Meanwhile, IE6 continues to haunt our designs, lurking in dark places while dying a painfully slow, agonizing death. As we await that grand and glorious day when IE6 is as dead as Netscape 4, let us be mindful of the endagered species of users who, for whatever sad reason, continue to torture themselves with that terrible beast of a browser.

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Six Questions: Chris Spooner on Blogging as a Designer

Jul 22 2009 by Jacob Gube | 20 Comments

Six Questions: Chris Spooner on Blogging as a Designer

We interviewed top designer and blogger, Chris Spooner, to find out about managing weblogs on top of being a professional creative. Here’s what he has to say…

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25 Elegant Workstations for Your Inspiration

Jul 21 2009 by Tomas Laurinavicius | 81 Comments

Whether you work on a Mac, a PC, or both – the way your workstation is set up reveals a lot about your sense of style and work attitude. Have a comfortable place where you can do your work can lead to increased creativity and productivity.

This collection presents some excellent examples of elegant, beautiful, cozy, and well-designed workspaces so that you might get some ideas and inspiration from them.

1. Workspace by Hey Brad

Workspace by Hey Brad

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Adopting a “Does It Really Matter?” Philosophy

Jul 20 2009 by Jacob Gube | 30 Comments

As developers, we’re naturally obsessed with details, conventions, and semantics. There are only a few professions that I know of that will take the time to avoid moderate compromises like using conditional comment hacks or failing W3C’s auto-validation services; we’re in league with stalwart saints and by-the-books building inspectors.

Adopting a "Does It Really Matter?" Philosophy

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