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Poweramp now has Chromecast, Google Assistant support
March 25, 2019

For those who still prefer to have their own music players on their mobile devices rather than listen to streaming services, Poweramp is one of the apps that you can use for that. The app has enjoyed a “resurgence” of sorts as it got a new interface last December and then Android Auto compatibility later on. Now in the latest build to the app, you finally have Chromecast support so you can cast it to other...

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Perfect font pairings | Creative Bloq
March 25, 2019

Finding font pairings that set each other off, don't fight the eye for attention, and harmonise without becoming homogenous and dull is an art. The age-old rule goes: concord or contrast, but don't conflict.But with so many professional typefaces and free fonts to choose from, how do you find two that work in harmony? Read on for our pick of the best font pairings – or jump to the end of page 2 for some top tips on finding your own.01. Alegreya...

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ASO creative strategies: Optimize your app and keep a strong branding
March 25, 2019

Presented by Lab Cave App Store Optimization (ASO) is the effort to improve an app’s visibility in the app stores — and it’s become a key resource in mobile marketing strategies since it brings qualified organic traffic and lowers User Acquisition (UA) costs. Among other things, a basic ASO project/strategy involves creative updates. The app icon and screenshots are critical to getting the user’s attention among thousands of...

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8 Dead Web Trends We're Better Off Without
March 25, 2019

A lot of very smart people have said that those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it. Other people say that nostalgia bait…ahem…“retrospectives” get a lot of clicks. They’re both right, and I thought it might be both fun and educational...

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AT&T, Comcast announce first cross-network Caller ID test
March 24, 2019

The Shaken/Stir protocols that some networks are implementing are pretty useful to block those nuisance calls that may be spoofing caller ID numbers. The problem, of course, is that it can only be used within their own networks. But that problem may soon be solved as two networks, AT&T and Comcast, have announced that they may have completed the first successful cross-network test of this verification...

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How to get a career in graphic design: 13 pro tips
March 24, 2019

Looking for a career in graphic design? You’re not alone. This popular profession has never been more competitive, and you’ll need to stand out from the crowd if you’re going to make it.There’s no 'one true path' towards a successful graphic design career, but rather a variety of routes to pursue, none of which are mutually exclusive. It’s about seizing opportunities, working hard, and attacking every project with vigour, passion and...

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Oslo to become first city to enable wireless charging for electric taxis
March 24, 2019

(Reuters) — Norway’s capital Oslo will become the first city in the world to install wireless charging systems for electric taxis, hoping to make recharging quick and efficient enough to speed the takeup of non-polluting cabs. The project will use induction technology, with charging plates installed in the road at taxi ranks linking to receivers installed in the vehicle, Finnish utility Fortum said on Thursday. From 2023 onward all taxis...

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Learnability in UX Design | Webdesigner Depot
March 24, 2019

Building a learnable website is much tougher than it sounds. One thinks one’s design is clear and comprehensible; however, a design that might be obvious for you, might be perceived totally different by a user with a different set of experiences. Therefore, the...

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Franco Kernel Manager updated with new looks, better controls
March 24, 2019

Franco Kernel may be familiar to the best hackers and devs in the world. If you’re not familiar with him, just check out the FK Kernel Manager on the Play Store. It’s ready for use for all mobile devices and Kernels. We remember it was back in 2012 when we first learned about the Galaxy Nexus Franco kernel but it has since been improved and made available for more devices. The latest FK Kernel Manager...

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What website do you wish you'd made yourself?
March 24, 2019

Remember when the internet was a creative frontier where people could express themselves in all sorts of ways? We'd forgive you if you don't because over the years large parts of the web have settled down into a pattern that's sure to drive clicks from users.Not that this is a bad thing. In fact a website template is a useful way to get a practical site up and running in no time. And there are plenty of creative sites out there if you know where...

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