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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...


  • 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.


  • 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...


  • 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...


  • 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...


  • Advanced CSS Layouts With Flexbox and CSS Grid

    Full-day workshop • February 9th

    This workshop is designed for designers and developers who already have a good working knowledge of HTML and CSS. We will cover a range of CSS methods for achieving layout, from those you are safe to use right now even if you need to support older version of Internet Explorer through to things that while still classed as experimental, are likely to ship in browsers in the coming months.


  • Aconex receives $1.19 billion takeover offer from Oracle Corp

    (Reuters) - Aconex Ltd said on Monday it had received a A$1.56 billion ($1.19 billion), or A$7.80 in cash per share, buyout offer from U.S. software major Oracle Corp .


  • Don't expect to buy AirPods as a Christmas gift

    Still scrambling to find an audio gift for the holidays? You'll probably need to rule out Apple's AirPods. Both MacRumors and 9to5Mac have discovered that the Siri-enabled earbuds are out of stock at most of Apple's online and retail stores around th...


  • More haunting declassified scans of nuclear weapons test videos released

    Tracking nuclear double-pulse phenomenon helps scientists determine explosive yield.


  • French finance minister calls for bitcoin regulation debate at G20

    PARIS (Reuters) - France will propose that the G20 group of major economies discuss regulation of the bitcoin virtual currency next year, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Sunday.


  • Tesla discourages commercial cars from using Superchargers

    Tesla's Supercharger network was originally designed to enable long-range trips and offer a viable charging option for people who can't usually top up at home or the office. They've quickly become all-purpose stations, however, which can be a pain w...