Contributed by Julian Moffatt and Max Chiriac over the course of July 30th…
A nifty little plugin manager (in beta) for Sketch. Downloaded and installed. Now to go find more plugins!
I can'Ât tell if this video is a parody or sincere. I won'Ât spoil it for you, but I hope they got a patent for their ÂuniqueÂ connection system.
1Password App Extension for 3rd Party iOS Apps
Fine folks at AgileBits have provided the means to add support for the 1Password App Extension into your app.
Art of the Title
If I had internet at the cottage (I do not) I could easily spend most of my upcoming holidays watching these amazing title sequences. Bookmarked forever!
Design Is History
Another bookmark of design inspiration. This was part of the thesis of Dominic Flask and is a tremendous jumping off point if you want to get into design.
Contributed by Wil Alambre and Max Chiriac over the course of July 29th…
Mike Tyson Mysteries
Ever wonder what would happen if Mike Tyson went out on Scooby-Doo-like mystery adventures in his own cartoon?
USPS by GrandArmy
A great looking redesign ofthe United States Postal Service. A great example what you can do with typography, hierarchy , and colours, all without any overly fancy goof balling. Nice work, GrandArmy!
Definitive reference for layout, paint and composite change triggered by changing various CSS properties
Contributed by Wil Alambre and Max Chiriac over the course of July 28th…
- Mad Max: Fury Road, trailer
Aer Duffel Pack: The Modern Office and Gym Bag
"A new kind of bag that simplifies the way you carry your gym and office essentials. Designed for the modern workplace."
- The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, teaser trailer
Dance, cookies, dance!
Jazz up your gingerbread men with modular cookie cutters.
If you have always wanted to recover the screen space the OS X dock takes up, but still have visible access to all apps you have running, this might be the tool for you.
Contributed by Julian Moffatt and Lauren Zacharias over the course of July 25th…
This is a neat little set of scripts that parses your emails and pulls out the signatures. I immediately thought about a routine on my local machine to parse my emails and generate Vcards to a folder. Then perhaps I can use Automator to merge those Vcards into my contacts. Voila, instant automated contact updates just by receiving emails. Marked for a fun day project later on.
Link for Dwayne!
The Great White Space Debate
"I can’t let another Tabs vs Spaces happen." - For our fellow programmers.
Contributed by Wil Alambre and Max Chiriac over the course of July 24th…
Canadian Museum for Human Rights Opens September 20
Opening weekend, dubbed RightsFest, will be free to everyone. Regular paid admissions begins on Saturday, September 27.
Yosemite OS X Public Beta
Apple started accepting sign-ups from general public yesterday, and is sending out notification e-mails today. If youre not an Apple developer, this is your chance to try out the next still-in-development release of the OS X operating system. Just be warned, this is a beta; you should back up your files and you should not be using this as your primary machine.
Responsive Email Patterns
A collection of patterns & modules for responsive emails with code examples.
Contributed by Julian Moffatt and Wil Alambre over the course of July 22nd…
Devicon Is A Great Set Of Icons For Developers
Very nice icons for devs.
A fine selection of SVG pattern backgrounds, packed in a single CSS or SCSS file.
Arno Di Nunzio has done us a favour and a repository of simple, reliable lists of links to the official branding guidelines.
Elements Of Design
- Introducing Save on Facebook
Vent your frustrations through this nicely designed iOS app while staying as anonymous as you like.
Contributed by Doug Ross, Lauren Zacharias, and Julian Moffatt over the course of July 21st…
Ducky Dynasty Jerky now available in Canada
Our good friends over at Butterstone have the Canadian rights to distribute Ducky Dynasty Jerky. Grab some today and get HAPPY HAPPY HAPPY!
Stuck on a programming problem? Talk it out with the duckie!
Nice idea. Pretty hard to implement in most designs, without careful planning up front, but awesome nonetheless!
Contributed by Julian Moffatt, Dwayne Kristjanson, and Wil Alambre over the course of July 16th…
Marco Arment has a new podcast app out. Go and fetch it for iPhone ASAP.
Airbnb Launches a Rebrand
Alexy Zakharov's 3D 'Futurama'
Contributed by Julian Moffatt over the course of July 15th…
NASA scientists say they're closer than ever to finding life beyond Earth
I hope that we discover life outside planet earth in my lifetime.
Contributed by Julian Moffatt, Max Chiriac, and Wil Alambre over the course of July 14th…
3D CSS Typography
This is pretty terrific. Noah Blon has some other really neat animations up at CodePen as well.
Apple has launched a blog dedicated to their new programming language, Swift. Bookmarked for the reader.
Hello Fax - Online fax service.
Hello Fax sends and receives fax when you do not have access to physical fax machine. Unfortunately in 2014 there are still some individual that prefer this mean of communication.
Apparently Gmail has API thatgives you flexible, RESTful access to the user's inbox, with a natural interface to Threads, Messages, Labels, Drafts, and History. Gmail API uses OAuth 2.0 to handle authentication and authorization.
- If Google was a Guy, part 1
Contributed by Max Chiriac and Julian Moffatt over the course of July 11th…
This looks like a nifty offering from Amazon that competes against Dropbox, Google Drive and several others. Going to keep an eye on this!
Jimmy Fallon as Neil Young Singing "Fancy" with Crosby, Stills & Nash
Contributed by Max Chiriac over the course of July 8th…
Review of static site generators: Jekyll, Harp and Roots
Brian Rinaldi has reviewed and compared some popular static site generators: Jekyll, Harp and Roots
Responsive HTML ads from Zurb.
Contributed by Max Chiriac and Wil Alambre over the course of July 4th…
Don't use jquery-latest=2Ejs on a production site
Due to misuse of the query-latest.js by developers it has been decided to stop updating this file, as well as the minified copy, keeping both files at version 1.11.1 forever.
Inspecting Yosemite's Icons
Nick Keppol goes into detail, explaining why OS X 10.10s icons work so well together.
Contributed by Julian Moffatt and Max Chiriac over the course of July 3rd…
How to Track Outbound Links in Google Analytics
Sitepoint with a nice little article about tracking outbound links in Analytics.
- Pixels are expensive
7 Year Old Avery Nails Tom Sawyer
Here I am at 41 with no discernible musical talent to speak of. Pretty awesome drum work to a terrific Rush song. Two days late for Canada Day, but happy Canada Day anyhow!
Contributed by Julian Moffatt, Max Chiriac, and Wil Alambre over the course of July 2nd…
Songza and Google
Songza joins the Google family of apps. Wonder what the cash amount was?
What Every Frontend Developer Should Know About Webpage Rendering
Not sure why Max has not linked this one already, but if you do any front end work (and we all do here) you should have a read and refresh your understanding of how browsers render web pages.
A more robust equal heights plugin for jQuery
This is a clever way to learn geography, and its powered by Google Maps. Try not to spend too much time on it :)
Star Trek + pixel art + maze game
Music via Math