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  • Graphic Design Crashcourse

    Full-day workshop • April 19th In this workshop, Mark Boulton will guide you through the practical design techniques that make a difference. From learning how to crop a photograph to guide a viewers eyes, to being able to typeset a data table for optimum scanning by a reader. This is a very practical workshop. You’ll end the day with a design you are proud of and a new toolbox of design techniques to use tomorrow.

  • Design for What’s Next

    Full-day workshop • April 19th Spend a day exploring the web’s emerging interactions and how you can put them to work today. Your guide is designer Josh Clark, author of Designing for Touch and ambassador of the near future.

    The day begins with a survey of familiar platforms—desktop and mobile—to uncover the new solutions that are replacing yesterday’s best practices. From there, we’ll move into newer design tools—speech, bots, physical interfaces, artificial intelligence, and more—to see how...

  • Critical Design Thinking

    Full-day workshop • April 16th

    Entrepreneurial success relies on approaching problems with a creative mind and critical eye. This workshop is designed to teach participants multiple tactics for creative and critical thinking in a fast­paced, adaptive, and agile environment, with a focus on communication.

    Communication styles vary between people of different areas of expertise, personality types, educational backgrounds, and job functions present unique business challenges, especially in start­up...

  • Behind the Scenes with the DDC

    Full-day workshop • April 16th

    Whether you are designing an app or a website, following best practices and design methodologies will always help ensure your designs are usable and engaging. In this workshop we’ll explore the design process in detail including user research, sketching, and visual design. Through real world examples you’ll see how an idea can evolve into a design.

    What you’ll learn in this workshop: Get the inside scoop with Aaron Draplin of Draplin Design Co.

  • Smart Responsive UX Design Patterns

    Full-day workshop • April 16th

    In this brand new workshop, Vitaly Friedman will cover practical techniques, clever tricks and useful strategies you need to be aware of when working on responsive websites. From responsive modules to clever navigation patterns and web form design techniques; the workshop will provide you with everything you need to know today to start designing better responsive experiences tomorrow.

    Most techniques are borrowed from mid-size and large-scale real-life...

  • Intro to Vue.js

    Full-day workshop — April 16th

    Vue.js brings together the best features of the javascript framework landscape elegantly. If you’re interested in writing maintainable, clean code in an exciting and expressive manner, you should consider joining this class.

    We’ll run through all the ways that Vue quickly solves common Frontend developer implementations, as well flexible ways to access the underlying API so that you can solve for any use-case.

    Vue is uniquely friendly to all levels of web...

  • The Campaign Comeback: What to Do When Content Fails

    Posted by Shannon-McGuirk

    We've all been there: you plan, launch, and eagerly await the many returns on a content campaign, only to be disappointed when it falls flat. But all is not lost: there are clever ways to give your failed campaigns a second chance at life and an opportunity to earn the links you missed out on the first time. In today's Whiteboard Friday, we're delighted to welcome guest host Shannon McGuirk as she graciously gives us a five-step plan for breathing new life into a dead...

  • Vivo launches V9 smartphone in India

    Vivo has launched the V9 smartphone in India a day after international announcement. The phone is priced at INR 22,990 and will be available through Amazon India.

    The V9 has the infamous notch design with a 19:9 aspect ratio, 6.3-inch 2280x1080 IPS LCD. It's powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 processor with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of expandable storage. In terms of imaging, the V9 has a dual camera system on the back with 16MP primary and 5MP secondary depth sensor. On the front is a 24MP...

  • UK forms cryptocurrency task force

    The United Kingdom has created a specialised crypto-assets task force.

  • Killer Deals: $1,000 to $1,300 off plus free AppleCare on Apple's 15" MacBook Pro with no tax in most states

    In addition to the lowest prices we've ever seen on Apple's Late 2016 15" MacBook Pro, Apple authorized reseller B&H is sweetening the deal even more by throwing in a free AppleCare extended protection plan valued at $379 -- with no tax in most states. Grab the bundles while supplies last.

  • Ola takes riders from India to North Korea, China and the US

    All applications glitch from time to time, but can they help you cross borders?

  • Indic internet would add 200 million Indian Internet users

    There's already a demand for Indic content, so why not make the process easier.