Archive for June, 2015

Creating Fixed-Layout eBooks with InDesign CC 2015

@ 6:10 PM on June 30, 2015

The Problem with Part-Time Work Is That It’s Rarely Part-Time

@ 4:17 PM on June 30, 2015

After using time-diary studies to track 1,001 days in the lives of women who earn six figures and also have kids, I found that many of those on official part-time schedules work well outside the bounds of them.

How to shoot in tight spaces

@ 4:00 PM on June 30, 2015

Alpha Century tells us what they learned from shooting inside a real Boeing 787 with flight staff for recent Virgin Atlantic promo films.Tags: Photography

How to Keep the World from Distracting You When You Work From Home

@ 3:36 PM on June 30, 2015

A few months ago, I was interviewing someone for a story when I heard a knock at my door. It was my apartment’s maintenance crew, a day late to install something. Before I could pause the interview, the knocking turned into loud banging, and it didn’t take long before my interview subject asked, “are you okay over there?”


Should Publishers Push Either Digital or Print?

@ 3:32 PM on June 30, 2015

Krehbiel recommends a more straightforward approach; if your readers want print, give them print. Don’t force them to move to digital if they prefer otherwise. He suggests publishers take a “we don’t care” stance on delivery.


Designer vs. Non-Designer [Infographic]

@ 3:20 PM on June 30, 2015

There is a huge difference between how designer vs non designer view art. There is no comparison of skill and design knowledge between the two, and we explain why in this infographic.Tags: Design Business

Why Do People Contribute to Open Source Projects?

@ 11:46 AM on June 30, 2015

Open source development is the future of software. It’s great for users because open source software is usually available gratis and often safer to use. But what compels developers to contribute code for free?

The 101 Most Useful Websites on the Internet

@ 5:05 PM on June 29, 2015

The 101 Most Useful Websites on the Internet is a frequently updated list of lesser-known but wonderful websites and cool web apps.

Want Your Car To Talk To Your Nest Thermostat? Now It Can

@ 4:41 PM on June 29, 2015

Available today: an app store for your car.Tags: IOT

The Lurker Majority: Why You’re Not Weird For Reading and Never Posting

@ 2:43 PM on June 29, 2015

For every person who posts on a forum, generally about 99 other people are viewing that forum but not posting.