Design

HTML5 Tutorials for Keeping Your Design Skills Tight

July 23rd, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
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HTML5 Tutorials for Keeping Your Design Skills Tight

With the growing number of HTML5 tutorials available to help designers and developers get a better handle on this language, it can get a bit tricky sorting through them to find what you are truly looking for. And as the capabilities of this language expand, it is important to keep up with...

Inspiration

Runny Paints: Modern Watercolor Portraits

July 20th, 2012
by Nataly Birch
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Runny Paints: Modern Watercolor Portraits

Watercolor is one of the oldest and arguably greatest techniques of painting. A style that is becoming more and more popular. The upsurge in popularity is most assuredly owed, in no small part, to its versatility and simplicity, which give one an opportunity to experiment with the medium. Not only with materials on which the...

IMHO

The Importance of Creative Design For Mobile App User Experience

July 19th, 2012
by Q. Manning
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The Importance of Creative Design For Mobile App User Experience

Just this spring, Apple revealed that more than 25 billion apps have been downloaded from its App Store. Add to that the 10 billion Android Market downloads announced at the end of 2011, and you’re looking at more than 35 billion...

Essentials

A New Collection of Free HTML5 and CSS3 Templates

July 18th, 2012
by Nousheen Aquil
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A New Collection of Free HTML5 and CSS3 Templates

Professionally designed and neatly coded templates always make life easier for developers, not only because they save time, but also for the effort they save. Since web development is an ever expanding field, it is important for developers to keep their work up to date with the latest changes. HTML5 and...

Inspiration

The Evolution Of Mario

July 17th, 2012
by Kevin Muldoon
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The Evolution Of Mario

There aren't many video game characters that are in the consciousness of the general public, however Mario certainly has made great strides in this area. It's rare to meet someone who has not heard of the Italian plumber named Mario, but those who don't play video games often may be unaware of his humble beginnings.

Essentials

The Ultimate Collection of Professional Textures

July 16th, 2012
by Tom Ross
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The Ultimate Collection of Professional Textures

Today's post features a huge variety of high quality, high-resolution free professional textures. These texture packs range from wood, concrete and bokeh designs, to grunge, old film and rain drops. Whatever your project is, there is sure to be a suitable texture for you in this mega collection!

Design

Stadiums of the Olympiads: A Look at Interesting Olympic Stadiums

July 13th, 2012
by Kevin Muldoon
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Stadiums of the Olympiads: A Look at Interesting Olympic Stadiums

On 27 July this Summer, athletes from 204 countries from around the world will head to London for the 2012 Summer Olympics. With social media integrated into everyone's lives, this years Olympics looks set to be the most recorded and most talked about Olympics since the great spectacle was reintroduced...

Inspiration

The Awe Inspiring Fury of Mother Nature in Photographs

July 12th, 2012
by Angie Bowen
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The Awe Inspiring Fury of Mother Nature in Photographs

The might of mother nature can often be as frightening as it is beautiful and enthralling. From wildfires to volcanoes, from tornadoes to lightning storms, and from floods to extreme droughts; these amazing acts of nature can make for some truly stirring photographs. Truly these oft devastating and destructive moments, when...

Boilerplates & Other Tools

Useful Tools, Scripts, and Resources for Front-End Developers

July 11th, 2012
by Louis Lazaris
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Useful Tools, Scripts, and Resources for Front-End Developers

If you're a front-end developer mostly focused on HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, then you're probably always on the look out for ways to be more productive. In this post we'll share some tools and other resources for front-end developers that you might find useful to include in your workflow.

Inspiration

Painting the Sky: A Collection of Dazzling Fireworks Photos

July 10th, 2012
by Robert Bowen
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Painting the Sky: A Collection of Dazzling Fireworks Photos

The world is a wide and wondrous place, with so many cultures and traditions shaping the world's people. And with all of our differences, there are universals that seem to govern or guide human behaviors from all over the world. For instance, many countries hold celebrations for various occasions, and one...

Design

Artistically Designed: Get to Know Andrew Archer

July 9th, 2012
by Kendra Gaines
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Artistically Designed: Get to Know Andrew Archer

Art and design are often very subjective fields when it comes to who and what is good. They can also be very subjective in determining where a particular piece fits. Is it art, or is it design? There are, however, basic principles we all tend to agree on; design is generally more calculated while...

Inspiration

Styles of Japan: A Showcase of Manga and Anime Illustration

July 6th, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Styles of Japan: A Showcase of Manga and Anime Illustration

Illustration is a field that is overflowing with imagination. From the various styles and mediums that illustrators have at their disposal, imagination seems to be about the only limit to their work. One area in particular that never seems to be lacking in imagination is the Japanese styles commonly known...