Inspiration

15 Best Practices of Mobile App Landing Pages

September 23rd, 2015
by Nataly Birch
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No one likes to be overwhelmed by data (textual or multimedia) or graphics. Smart and compact arrangements in collaboration with an optimal balance between those two are what is needed to successfully win customers, especially when it comes to promoting upcoming digital products. Apps that are created to work on cell phones and tablets look great and consistent on various platforms and screens. To...

Development

Remotely Debug and Test JavaScript Using the New Vorlon.JS Plugins

September 22nd, 2015
by Etienne Margraff
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In April 2015, our team of engineers and tech evangelists at Microsoft launched Vorlon.js — an open source, extensible, platform-agnostic tool for remotely debugging and testing your JavaScript. When we launched the project during the Microsoft Build Developer Conference keynote, we had only three plugins: the DOM Explorer, the Interactive Console and Modernizr. We knew at this time that the key to the success...

Design

28 Inspiring Best Practices of Responsive Web Design

September 21st, 2015
by Dieter Petereit
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Responsive web design is big. A responsive website is what you will want to create these days as responsive sites function well on any device and any resolution. No matter whether your site is viewed from a smartphone, a tablet or a desktop computer, your content will always be easily digestible. But with an universal availabilty and a self-adjusting look, what secures a positive...

Cartoons

Cartoon: Less Opacity

September 18th, 2015
by Dieter Petereit
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Designers have class. They don’t just talk; they express themselves in the right way at the right time. Even for simpler needs do they find the right words. Today’s cartoon has an excellent example of designers’ elegance. Have fun… Come on. We have to admit that this is a very elegant way to ask for such an instincts related option. I am a bit...

Development

How to Use Famo.us + Angular to Create a Mobile Application

September 17th, 2015
by David Voyles
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I love high-performance JavaScript and I love sharing what I believe is its true potential. In this tutorial, I want to focus on Famo.us – it can allow you to maintain a silky smooth 60 frames per second while having fluid animations on screen. Famo.us does this by utilizing the CSS3 primitive -webkit-transform: matrix3d, which lets the framework compute the composite matrix and skip...

Design

HTML5 APIs: Measure Performance with User and Navigation Timing

September 16th, 2015
by Denis Potschien
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Complex web applications can slow down the processing power of the client. Hence, it is important – especially for mobile devices – to make some adjustments, so everything runs smoothly. Loading performance can be tested quickly and accurately with the new User Timing API for JavaScript, as the timing data bases on the High-Resolution Time API, which measures timing to the microsecond. The Navigation...

Development

Manifold.JS with Crosswalk, a Simpler Dev Experience for Android

September 15th, 2015
by Jeff Burtoft
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With version 0.3.0 of manifoldJS you can now choose to build your Android apps with Crosswalk instead of the traditional Android webview. It’s quite simple to implement as well. If you’re not familiar, manifold.JS is a new open source framework that that can take a website and create an app for Windows, iOS, Android, Chrome, and Firefox, simplifying the creation of hosted apps across platforms. It...

Cartoons

Cartoon: Language is a Precision Tool

September 11th, 2015
by Dieter Petereit
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„Boy, language is a precision tool”. That’s what my English teacher used to preach. We all hated him for his pedantry. Today I know that the man was just right. Most misunderstandings stem from spoken words. This is not only a problem of proper grammar. More important is that people tend to translate words on the way from ear to brain into something they...

Development

Asm.js + WebGL for Unity and Unreal Engine

September 10th, 2015
by David Voyles
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Unity and Epic’s Unreal Engine, the popular middleware tools frequently used by game developers, are not limited to creating compiled applications that run as an executable. With the advent of WebGL and asm.js, developers can now harness much of the power of their computing device from within the browser and access markets previously unavailable. In this tutorial, I’ll show you a slice of “how”....

Deals & Giveaways

Deal of the Week: Retro Vintage Vector Collection at a 99 Percent Rebate

September 9th, 2015
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Love Coffee? Like Pizza? Do you fancy quotes such as "A Yawn is Just a Silent Scream for Coffee" in poster sizes? If so you’ll absolutely love our current Deal of the Week. While the deal comes packed with great content, that’s not all there is to it. It also sports an unbelievably low price. Instead of a regular 750 dollars you will pay...

Boilerplates & Other Tools

15 Websites for Free Bootstrap Themes

September 9th, 2015
by Nataly Birch
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‘Seek, and ye shall find’. With the extremely intelligent and all-embracing search engine Google, it is pretty hard to argue this eternal saying. However, when the time plays against you, you’ll be struggling for some efficient ways of speeding up the process to achieving the goal. In this case, various directories, collections and articles with a quick access to a bulk of helpful links and resources that...

Development

The ES6 Conundrum

September 8th, 2015
by Chris Heilmann
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ECMAScript 6 or ES6 is the evolution of JavaScript and it is the future. It is the technology innovation for the web we’ve all been waiting for. It is full of great functionality we always craved and it finally enables us to build huge applications for the web in a scalable and easy to maintain manner. It empowers thousands of developers coming from Java...