Summary: Redesigning user interfaces on the basis of user testing can substantially improve usability. In four case studies, the median improvement in overall usability was 165% from the first to the last iteration, and the median improvement per iteration was 38%. Iterating through at least three versions of the interface is recommended, since some usability metrics may decrease in some …
When you think of the new version of Angular, you think of it as Angular 2. Every article you read about the follow-up to Angular 1.x refers to it as Angular 2.0. Well, this might come as a surprise to some, but the Angular team released their December 12th meeting notes and contained within them, … → Source: What Is The …
In this excerpt from Practical SVG, Chris Coyier demonstrates how sizing svg opens up new possibilities. Source: Practical SVG
Just came across this neat library maintained by a small group of developers in Vilnius, Lithuania.
I recently began running Citrix Receiver and Viewer via FireFox to access my corporate network as we are migrating to a cloud based virtual environment using my iMac/Yosemite OS X and noticed that after a period of inactivity, not only would my Windows 7 session be locked but if the period was long enough the Citrix session would also be …
One of the best practices to typography on the web is to use relative Source: REM vs EM – The Great Debate | Zell Liew’s blog about web design and development Excellent post on REM vs EM.
Explore, interact, and download historical topographic maps from the USGS free of charge. Source: USGS Historical Topographic Maps | topoView If you are a map fanatic like me this is the new cool site that open sources the USGS archive of all topos for free download.