Constructing CSS Quantity Queries On The Fly

Often within a project, the presentation of our content changes based on certain needs. We see this when we use media queries to change our styles based on the user device. CSS quantity queries follow the same concept of changing the styles based on a condition: the condition within a quantity query being the number of sibling elements. An example would be navigation where items are 25% wide when...
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So You Want To Crowdfund Your Startup App?

If you’re a developer, you know how hard funding and traction are to come by. Most softwarestartups try crowdfunding and fail — they’re doing it wrong! To crowdfund your app, and supercharge your business, let’s look at what works, what doesn’t, and get started right! It’s no secret that the crowdfunding industry is booming. It seems like every day you hear about an exciting new...
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Curiosity has been on Mars for 3 years, and all we got were these awesome photos

NASA's Curiosity rover has been exploring the surface of Mars since it landed on the red planet three years ago. Since then, Curiosity has beamed home incredible images of Mars, redefining how humans understand the red planet's complicated geology and past. SEE ALSO: Curiosity rover's blue Mars sunset blows away all your attempts at photography The car-sized spacecraft has already discovered...
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Magical UX and the Internet of things

Smashing Conf NYC 2015 Josh Clark - MAGICAL UX AND THE INTERNET OF THINGS from Smashing Magazine on Vimeo. What if this thing was magic? The web is touching everyday objects now, and designing for the internet of things means blessing everyday objects, places, even people with extraordinary abilities—requiring designers, too, to break with the ordinary. Designing for this new medium is less a...
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Lorem Ipsum is

Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book. It has survived not only five centuries, but also the leap into electronic typesetting, remaining essentially unchanged.
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Calm over the horizon

Many years ago, I worked for my parents who own a video production company. Because it is a family business, you inevitably end up wearing many hats and being the czar of many different jobs. I mainly managed projects and worked as a video editor. On production, there were times that I was called on to work as an audio tech and was made to wear headphones on long production days. In those days,...
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Make it clean and simple

Create your header preset in just few clicks. Just the other day I happened to wake up early. That is unusual for an engineering student. After a long time I could witness the sunrise. I could feel the sun rays falling on my body. Usual morning is followed by hustle to make it to college on time. This morning was just another morning yet seemed different. Witnessing calm and quiet atmosphere,...
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Sounds from the streets

Many years ago, I worked for my parents who own a video production company. Because it is a family business, you inevitably end up wearing many hats and being the czar of many different jobs. I mainly managed projects and worked as a video editor. On production, there were times that I was called on to work as an audio tech and was made to wear headphones on long production days. In those days,...
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Working from your home?

01. Wake up at the same time every day. Naturally, my first impression of these headphones is based off of the look of them. They have a classic over-the-ear style that is highlighted by a blue LED light that indicates the power for the noise canceling. The padding on the ear pieces seems adequate for extended usage periods. They are wired headphones, but the 3.5mm stereo mini-plug cable is...
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