Chances are you have a certain group of go-to sites you visit every time you load up your web browser. Personally, I wind up on Twitter, Gmail, Google Play Music, Google Drive, Reddit, Wunderlist, and this other weird site, without fail,...Show More Summary
Let’s say you’re new to web design, but you’re intent on learning how to build a site from start to finish. It can be a lot of info to take in, but this interactive tool can at least help get you started with the design. Read more.....
Two social media sites were busy with big developments this week and they're topping our headlines amid a busy week for small businesses in this small business news and information roundup.
Justin Seitz automated a tool that reveals weaknesses in Tor hidden services.
WordPress is the most popular content management system for blogging on the web by a long margin. Unfortunately, this has made it a target for nefarious hackers looking to access private data and/or insert malware. This infographic from cmstowp breaks down everything you need to know about WordPress security — including tips to keep your site protected. More »
Chrome: The Speedtest web site has long been the go-to method of quickly testing your download speeds, but if you find yourself doing it a lot, you might want a more accessible solution. The Speedtest Chrome extension does just that. Read more...
New Branding and Web Design of Dafont.com abduzeedo Jul 28, 2016 Before web font sites like Typekit and Google Fonts it was very hard to access libraries of popular and renowned typefaces. There was the FontFont with one of the biggest and most beautiful collection of fonts from famous typographers and popular foundries. Show More Summary
Gucci: not just for grown-ups anymore. Mommy-and-me dressing was taken to new heights by Beyoncé - who else? - and her daughter Blue Ivy when the superstar posted photos to her personal web site showing a rather chic approach to matching mother-daughter attire. Pictured in Paris, with the Eiffel...
As most readers know, Memeorandum is a web site that collects the day’s political news “scattered across hundreds of news outlets and blogs” and arranges the titles and links to related stories in easy-to-scan related groups. These groups are updated every five minutes “drawing on experts and pundits, insiders and outsiders, media professionals and amateur [...]Show More Summary
SINCE the launch of the Silk Road five years ago, dark-web markets have represented a shadowy and much-maligned corner of the internet. And the secretive nature of such sites makes them difficult to study. But last year a researcher using the pseudonym Gwern Branwen cast some light on them.
A hacker is selling stolen credentials that purportedly give access to servers of the US Navy, Centers for Disease Control, US Postal Service, and other US government sites. Listings for the accounts were found recently by Tech Insider...Show More Summary
When I first got online in 1995, the World Wide Web was a weird mess of hobbyist fanatic sites, academic papers, and porn (yes, even then). I remember spending a couple days trying to make sense of it, and wondering why this startupShow More Summary
The first thing I read by Amy Krouse Rosenthal was her column “15 Megabytes of Fame” hosted at a web site called “The Center for the Easily Amused” which is sadly no more, perhaps because the entire internet is now a place for people to be easily amused. Show More Summary
Anyone who has ever googled “work from home” or “make money from home” knows that the web is overflowing with sites proclaiming you can make thousands from the comfort of your living room, most of the time requiring you to first buy a book, CD, or DVD to learn how. [...]
Pinterest is making it easier for users to get the products they see on the site -- like yours -- in their hands. It's also making it easier to find brands, too. Sounds like a few more reasons to get your business on the site.
On Sunday, Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager Robby Mook told CNN that “experts are telling us that Russian state actors broke in to the DNC, took all these emails and now are leaking them out through these Web sites…It’s troubling that some experts are now telling us that this...
The Web has come a long way since it’s inception, and its design has changed drastically along the way. Weebly is highlighting just how much change Web design has had over the past ten years by taking a look at its own site. Weebly says that over 250 million users now visit its homepage every month, but that wasn’t the case when it launched in 2006. Show More Summary
Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers. The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to check out the Webdesigner News site, however, […]
Did you know that just like everyone and their mother these days, we here at [GAS] have an account on almost all major social media sites on the Web? So if you’re not already following us via Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, or Instagram,...Show More Summary
The sheer amazement of a magic trick that fools you or a seemingly futuristic technology is a feeling that stays with you forever. You can’t wait to show it to others, marvelling all over again. The internet is filled with people from all walks of life. Show More Summary