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Talk: Inclusive Design, Designing for Deaf People Helps Everyone by Marie van Driessche at Awwwards Conference Amsterdam

[embedded content] Marie van Driessche is a Dutch designer from Amsterdam, currently working at ABN AMRO Bank as an inclusive and interaction designer. Here she gives inclusive design tips on improving the usability and readability

Image Optimization In WordPress

About The Author Adelina ?uc? is a writer and WordPress blogger at ThemeIsle and CodeinWP. She also manages their partnerships with other publications and makes sure … More about Adelina… Are you using many full-sized

How to Create a New Ext4 File System (Partition) in Linux

The ext4 or fourth extended filesystem is a widely-used journaling file system for Linux. It was designed as a progressive revision of the ext3 file system and overcomes a number of limitations in ext3. It


Exim CVE-2019-10149, how to protect yourself

Exim is the mail server software cPanel & WHM servers use.  Last week an exploit for Exim was identified, and today a patch for the exploit was released. This exploit allowed for both local and remote

YouTube Is Banning Extremist Videos. Will It Work?

YouTube is changing its hate speech policy to more effectively police extremist content, a move targeting the legions of neo-Nazis, conspiracy theorists, white supremacists, and other bigots that long have used the platform to spread

How to create the best colour palette for your product’s UI

Did you know that it only takes 90 seconds for a user to make a judgement about a digital product? Interestingly for us as designers, most of this judgement is based on color. Coming up

The WIRED Guide to Aliens

It’s late on a clear night. You’re driving down a winding county highway—no headlights for miles—and you steer the car over to the shoulder. You get out, wait for the dome light to blink off,

How To Start Using Sketch And Framer X

About The Author Martina Pérez is a UX Designer working in London. She is originally from Spain — more specifically from Coruña. She loves solving user problems. … More about Martina… This is a tutorial

This Case Could Change How the SEC Regulates Cryptocurrencies

Last week the Canadian social media company Kik—and an array of prominent backers in the crypto world—launched a $5 million campaign to fund an impending legal battle with the Securities and Exchange Commission. CEO Ted

The State of the Service Mesh, Part 2: Availability

In the world of microservices, the pace of change is unyielding but the excitement is surely building, as a critical mass of industry thought leaders and practitioners are moving beyond mere theory and talk. Early?adopter


Kubernetes is a dump truck: Here's why

As we approach Kubernetes anniversary on Friday, June 7 this week let’s start with this. Dump trucks are elegant. Seriously, stay with me for a minute. They solve a wide array of technical problems in

Increase Customer Centricity With Workshops

About The Author Claire is a customer experience designer and strategist. She is passionate about human-centered design throughout the customer journey. More about Claire… While building a strong customer culture takes a multi-prong approach, workshops

How to Encrypt Drives Using LUKS in Fedora Linux

In this article, we will explain briefly about block encryption, Linux Unified Key Setup (LUKS), and describes the instructions to create an encrypted block device in Fedora Linux. Block Device Encryption Block device encryption is

Talk: Machine Learning is a UX Problem, Joël Van Bodegraven & Pedro Marques from Adyen at Awwwards Conference Amsterdam

[embedded content] Joël Van Bodegraven and Pedro Marques from Adyen, dive into artificial intelligence, the impact that machine learning has on UX, and the changing role of web design and development with the advancement of technology,


Welcoming WHMCS to the WebPros Family

It is with great affection that I get to share news of an addition to the WebPros family. Starting today, WHMCS joins us as part of this exciting and growing group of companies that power the hosting industry.?  Years

How to Build a Flexible Career Around Your Life Webinar Replay

Is Tech the Answer for YOUR Career Pivot? Take Our 3-Minute Quiz to Find Out! About the Webinar Careers don’t follow timelines. They’re full of false starts, forks, zigzags. Life comes at you—starting a family,

Save $1,014 on UI Kits, Illustrations and Mockups, Exclusive Bundle ?

Illustrations Illustration is a visual interpretation of something. Illustrations canbe used for anything from technical information to fine art. Modernillustration also encompasses variety of techniques, including painting,printmaking, drawing and such. Download our best illustrationsin this

Baidu Censors the Internet in China—So Do Microsoft and Apple

It is unclear how many people died when Chinese troops cleared pro-democracy protests from Beijing’s Tiananmen Square 30 years ago this week. Local authorities said it was 241. A cursory search of the web or

How to improve the Time To First Byte (TTFB) of your WordPress site

The Time To First Byte (TTFB), or server response time, of your WordPress site can be an important indicator of performance. It doesn’t represent the whole picture, but a very specific part in the process.