Most Popular Google Play App Categories 2014

This is not your standard chart based on app numbers per categories. This chart is based on data from 342.000 Apps isntalled on over 100.000 Devices recorded from April-October 2014. This gives a better overview on what on how popular a category

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Most Popular Google Play App Categories 2014

This is not your standard chart based on app numbers per categories. This chart is based on data from 342.000 Apps isntalled on over 100.000 Devices recorded from April-October 2014. This gives a better overview on what on how popular a category

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Generate Android Assets with new Photoshop CC Extract Tool

The newest Photoshop CC 2014 update brings a new tool for Android and iOS Developers to extract the assets you need in the various screen resolutions. Since Adobe is always leaning towards iOS/Apple than Android the preset settings are geared

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Generate Android Assets with new Photoshop CC Extract Tool

The newest Photoshop CC 2014 update brings a new tool for Android and iOS Developers to extract the assets you need in the various screen resolutions. Since Adobe is always leaning towards iOS/Apple than Android the preset settings are geared

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Why You're Losing Design Proposals

Great and short read. Some points might be obvious, but it would make a great checklist to hang as a poster on the wall. Why You’re Losing Design ProposalsAll that hard work for nothing! Here, 11 tips for winning proposals

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Why You're Losing Design Proposals

Great and short read. Some points might be obvious, but it would make a great checklist to hang as a poster on the wall. Why You’re Losing Design ProposalsAll that hard work for nothing! Here, 11 tips for winning proposals

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Coldplay does it right – live concert, without video, but live social stream

Great move from Coldplay – stream their concert live. You might say, that’s not news, but they do a couple of things right. http://www.coldplayaustralia.com.au/#/social-feed First, they use a dedicated site they own, instead of one of the big companies. So

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Coldplay does it right – live concert, without video, but live social stream

Great move from Coldplay – stream their concert live. You might say, that’s not news, but they do a couple of things right. http://www.coldplayaustralia.com.au/#/social-feed First, they use a dedicated site they own, instead of one of the big companies. So

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Log when you are at work automatically with IFTTT

I found immediately a useful use case for the new IFTTT on Android – log when I’m in the office. So I can check my working hours and when I actually worked. I shared it so check it out.

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Log when you are at work automatically with IFTTT

I found immediately a useful use case for the new IFTTT on Android – log when I’m in the office. So I can check my working hours and when I actually worked. I shared it so check it out.

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Cleaned up Google+ Photos interface

Just noticed today that Google has cleaned up the photos section of Google+. No more confusion between Highlights and a Photo Stream. The show more images button has changed and the now everywhere present “card” background appear only on hover.

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Cleaned up Google+ Photos interface

Just noticed today that Google has cleaned up the photos section of Google+. No more confusion between Highlights and a Photo Stream. The show more images button has changed and the now everywhere present “card” background appear only on hover.

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Android Webview Complex Table Problems solved

Android Webviews are a great way to display content from a website. So most websites that have a companion app use webviews to show the comment. And most of the time everything will work just fine – but if you

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Android Webview Complex Table Problems solved

Android Webviews are a great way to display content from a website. So most websites that have a companion app use webviews to show the comment. And most of the time everything will work just fine – but if you

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DNG files now supported by Google+ Photos – but not results may vary A couple of weeks ago we’ve heard…

A couple of weeks ago we’ve heard that raw conversion for a couple of cameras has been updated and I wanted to see if DNG files are supported. They are, but the results may vary. Here are the results from

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DNG files now supported by Google+ Photos – but not results may vary A couple of weeks ago we’ve heard…

A couple of weeks ago we’ve heard that raw conversion for a couple of cameras has been updated and I wanted to see if DNG files are supported. They are, but the results may vary. Here are the results from

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Your Career doesn’t need to be a mess

Being just free-lance is not the right way – it will result in a mess. Do it right from the start.

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Your Career doesn’t need to be a mess

Being just free-lance is not the right way – it will result in a mess. Do it right from the start.

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Club Sparkasse Logo and Collateral Design

The Client The Sudtiroler Sparkasse is a regional bank with 122 branches distributed in 11 provinces in the north of Italy. This wide presence further enables the bank to serve the needs and interests of private and business clients. It

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Club Sparkasse Logo and Collateral Design

The Client The Sudtiroler Sparkasse is a regional bank with 122 branches distributed in 11 provinces in the north of Italy. This wide presence further enables the bank to serve the needs and interests of private and business clients. It

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Redesign of largest Android Platform – AndroidPit

I’m the senior UX designer at AndroidPIT since March 2013 and in that function I’m redesigning the whole platform. AndroidPit is a App Recommendation and Android News Platform. It has a huge community and over 10 million unique visitors /

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Redesign of largest Android Platform – AndroidPit

I’m the senior UX designer at AndroidPIT since March 2013 and in that function I’m redesigning the whole platform. AndroidPit is a App Recommendation and Android News Platform. It has a huge community and over 10 million unique visitors /

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Bayesian statistics for dummies

‘Bayesian statistics’ is a big deal at the moment. It has been put forward as a solution to a number of important problems in, among other disciplines, law and medicine. http://kevinboone.net/bayes.html

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Bayesian statistics for dummies

‘Bayesian statistics’ is a big deal at the moment. It has been put forward as a solution to a number of important problems in, among other disciplines, law and medicine. http://kevinboone.net/bayes.html

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Youtube – my new home for video podcasts

I might be the last one to the party, but the fairly recent changes in the Youtube UI made it my home for many video podcasts. While I listen to most of my podcasts, some of them are video podcasts

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Youtube – my new home for video podcasts

I might be the last one to the party, but the fairly recent changes in the Youtube UI made it my home for many video podcasts. While I listen to most of my podcasts, some of them are video podcasts

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Autoawesome is awesome – even if you are a good photographer

Speyer Dom A great dome and a great autoawesome – I’m still amazed about the new features and makes me really think to rework my workflow. Obviously not all of the images look perfect, but many are and especially if

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Autoawesome is awesome – even if you are a good photographer

Speyer Dom A great dome and a great autoawesome – I’m still amazed about the new features and makes me really think to rework my workflow. Obviously not all of the images look perfect, but many are and especially if

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Oh, is it #caturday or what? I updated my workflow to include Google+ again for sharing my photos with…

via Public RSS-Feed of Frank Neulichedl. Created with the PIXELMECHANICS ‘GPlusRSS-Webtool’ at http://gplusrss.com https://plus.google.com/116114203998112257616/posts/6ysJTkJDN5v

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Oh, is it #caturday or what? I updated my workflow to include Google+ again for sharing my photos with…

via Public RSS-Feed of Frank Neulichedl. Created with the PIXELMECHANICS ‘GPlusRSS-Webtool’ at http://gplusrss.com https://plus.google.com/116114203998112257616/posts/6ysJTkJDN5v

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Compress PNG

Compress PNG images into PNG-8 format with transparency support and full browser compatibility. Start with selecting up to 20 PNG files from you computer, then upload queue. Use thumbnails to select images. http://compresspng.com

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Compress PNG

Compress PNG images into PNG-8 format with transparency support and full browser compatibility. Start with selecting up to 20 PNG files from you computer, then upload queue. Use thumbnails to select images. http://compresspng.com

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How to Make Your Content Go Viral

If you asked Google a few years ago, “What makes things go viral?” you would get a simple answer: It’s luck. No one can predict what will go viral. You might as well buy a lottery ticket. And that’s a

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How to Make Your Content Go Viral

If you asked Google a few years ago, “What makes things go viral?” you would get a simple answer: It’s luck. No one can predict what will go viral. You might as well buy a lottery ticket. And that’s a

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On Mobile, Data URIs are 6x Slower than Source Linking (New Research)

As a web developer, you’re likely well aware that a key rule to high performance web design is to make fewer HTTP requests — especially on smartphones, where high latencies are the norm. http://www.mobify.com/blog/data-uris-are-slow-on-mobile/

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On Mobile, Data URIs are 6x Slower than Source Linking (New Research)

As a web developer, you’re likely well aware that a key rule to high performance web design is to make fewer HTTP requests — especially on smartphones, where high latencies are the norm. http://www.mobify.com/blog/data-uris-are-slow-on-mobile/

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How to open WEB-P Images in Photoshop

The new Google Play website has switched to Web-P Images for icons and other graphics – so you are likely to encounter this file fomrat more prominently. If you want to use it in Photoshop you need a plugin. I

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How to open WEB-P Images in Photoshop

The new Google Play website has switched to Web-P Images for icons and other graphics – so you are likely to encounter this file fomrat more prominently. If you want to use it in Photoshop you need a plugin. I

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WordPress MultiSite on Google App Engine PHP Beta

I’m experimenting with Google App Engine PHP Beta to host WordPress installs. As expected there are some hickups but they are trying hard to make it as easy as possible. With some great plugins etc. The next step for me

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WordPress MultiSite on Google App Engine PHP Beta

I’m experimenting with Google App Engine PHP Beta to host WordPress installs. As expected there are some hickups but they are trying hard to make it as easy as possible. With some great plugins etc. The next step for me

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How to Write a Chrome App for your Website in 5 Minutes

Today I published a Chrome app and an extension for this website in the Google Chrome store. I have never written apps for Chrome before but it turns out (see video tutorial) that one can write a basic Chrome app

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How to Write a Chrome App for your Website in 5 Minutes

Today I published a Chrome app and an extension for this website in the Google Chrome store. I have never written apps for Chrome before but it turns out (see video tutorial) that one can write a basic Chrome app

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Deke’s Techniques: Correcting an underwater photograph

A side effect of shooting underwater is that colors are filtered away by the water between your lens and the subject. A flash can help, but there will still be some color loss. You can bring back the full-color glory

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Deke’s Techniques: Correcting an underwater photograph

A side effect of shooting underwater is that colors are filtered away by the water between your lens and the subject. A flash can help, but there will still be some color loss. You can bring back the full-color glory

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parallax scrolling for the masses

let’s get scrollin’ ▼ ▼ ▼ http://prinzhorn.github.io/skrollr/

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parallax scrolling for the masses

let’s get scrollin’ ▼ ▼ ▼ http://prinzhorn.github.io/skrollr/

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Pure

Pure is ridiculously tiny. The entire set of modules clocks in at 4.2KB* minified and gzipped, without forgoing responsive styles, design, or ease of use. Crafted with mobile devices in mind, it was important to us to keep our file

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Pure

Pure is ridiculously tiny. The entire set of modules clocks in at 4.2KB* minified and gzipped, without forgoing responsive styles, design, or ease of use. Crafted with mobile devices in mind, it was important to us to keep our file

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Adaptive RTMP Streaming on Cloudfront and JW Player

JW Players and Cloudfront is good, but not complete. I lost a couple of hours because of that and provide this short guide so you don’t have too.

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Adaptive RTMP Streaming on Cloudfront and JW Player

JW Players and Cloudfront is good, but not complete. I lost a couple of hours because of that and provide this short guide so you don’t have too.

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