There are always new webdesign trends gaining momentum. Who could forget parallax scrolling from a few years ago, which is still popular today? As of late, long-scrolling pages are getting more attention from site visitors. One trend that’s not gotten as much recognition as many others, and has been around for a little while already, is […]
The Web – open space for any web designer out there. Today’s and even more so tomorrow’s web is one big challenge for our industry. Web sites are supposed to adapt seamlessly to any screen size with any aspect ratio on any device. Desktop computers, tablets, and smartphones are only the beginning. Show More Summary
Billionaire Bill Ackman’s hedge fund got slammed in August when the stock market fell, tumbling by about 9%, according to the web site of his publicly-traded vehicle, Pershing Square Holdings. Ackman’s August losses wiped out his hedge fund’s gains for 2015, leaving it down by 0.1% for the year. Pershing Square Holdings had previously reported […]
Wayne G. Sayles ('FBI Warns Dealers and Collectors' FBI seeks cooperation of trade ACCG August 29, 2015) refers to the recent warning on the FBI web site alerting art collectors and dealers to be especially careful in the trading of antiquities from the Near East. Show More Summary
Ashley Madison, the web site that uses the tagline "Life is short, Have an Affair" is in the news for a hacking incident whereby the names and email ids of its 32 million registered users have now been exposed to the public. The whole episode brings to focus a simple reality: large numbers of people are discontented in their relationships. Show More Summary
Former heavyweight title challenger Manuel Charr is reportedly recovering in an Essen, Germany, hospital after being shot in a Doner-kabob house. The assailant reportedly escaped. The “Kölner Express” reported on its Web site that Charr was hit by four shots … Continue reading ? The post Charr shot, recovering after surgery appeared first on Boxing News.
Google's mobile homepage looks different. The tabs for web search and image search are now blue and you can finally use the app launcher. Just click the grid icon to see the same app launcher from the desktop site. Many shortcuts will open the corresponding mobile apps instead of the mobile sites. Show More Summary
“At least 100,000 children in the U.S. are commercially sexually exploited.” —Web site of ECPAT-USA, which says it is the leading anti-trafficking policy organization in the United States This is a commonly cited statistic in the media and among politicians when discussing the sex trade involving children under the age of 18. Frequently, it is […]
On the mobile Web, app install pop-ups can interfere with your experience. Google is taking steps to make sure they don’t, and has begun testing half-page ads to prompt you to install an app. The change of heart comes as we edge away from ads and towards content; Google says full-page prompts block too much of the content you’re there to see. Show More Summary
Over on al-Jazeera’s web site, James Denselow, a research associate at the London-based Foreign Policy Centre, warns that the discussion about ISIS is demonizing the group and insufficiently nuanced: There is much misinformation being...Show More Summary
If you have been remotely listening to the Web design conversation in the past five years, one phrase keeps coming up – responsive Web design. By now, you are probably designing every one of your site outlines with a responsive framework. Show More Summary
NJ.com, the web site for New Jersey's Advance Media newspapers, got amazing access to follow the engineering of a young athlete -- 15-year-old Josh McKenzie of Monmouth County. "Engineered" is not a word I just threw out. That's how writer Matthew Stanmyre (working with photographer Andrew Mills) describes the process, [...]
As the leading image curation site on the web, there's no doubt that Pinterest is a great platform to source a wide range of infographic templates and designs - but what makes an infographic design popular on Pinterest?
One of the lesser-known features of Google Drive has always been its ability to host basic web sites for free. If you only found out about this from the preceding sentence, you now have one year to enjoy this tool. Google today announced that it will deprecate the web hosting service starting today and will turn it off completely on August 31, 2016. Read More
An ominous teaser site has popped up on the web, titled caveshmups.com. According to the landing, publisher Degica will assist Cave in bringing iconic shooters to the Steam marketplace, which will go down sometime in winter of this year. You can sign up for an email listing, but specific games haven't been announced yet. Show More Summary
You read that headline correctly: Southwest Airways is part of Delta Air Lines, according to the latest graphical family tree chart posted on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at the official Internet web site for news pertaining to Delta Air...Show More Summary
Fact Check: Did Josh Duggar seek a ?brother-sister? type affair on the infidelity-based dating web site Ashley Madison?
Perfume PosseMainstream Monday: Marc Jacobs Mod Noir As I read the info about Marc Jacobs Mod Noir on the Sephora Web site (it’s an exclusive there) and other places, I wondered if this might be a bit of a flanker to Marc Jacobs’ original...Show More Summary
Blocks Wearables will market through its web site.
When I checked the GMB Scotland web site the other day there was no news on the situation in North Lanarkshire where hundreds of union members are still locked in battle over their equal pay claims. But there was this out of date reminder encouraging GMB members to register for the purpose of voting in the Labour Party's leadership election. Show More Summary