In 2014 FireBase was released, giving developers the ability to create realtime web applications without having to configure a backend. If you’re unfamiliar with the FireBase API, it is Backend-As-A-Service(BaaS) and an extremely powerful one at that.
Wading through a sea of cheesy stock photography can get lead a designer to chronic despondency. As designers we like visuals that look good – but until recently it’s been tough to find actual high-quality stock photos.
Vectors are the best file types to use for UI design because they scale to any size without quality loss. This particular icon set created by Vecteezy features mobile connections & wi-fi signals from many devices in the modern flat style.
Few people are capable of teaching themselves how to code from scratch. It’s a grueling task that requires focus, curiosity, and a whole lot of patience. However Steven Foote is proof that teaching yourself to code is indeed possible. Actually not just possible, but potentially revolutionary for your career.
Newer online tools & webapps allow developers to create rapid websites without manually writing each individual line of code. Frontend development is one area that has seen a lot of growth in the way of frameworks & code libraries.
The prepaid wireless market has been rejuvenated by Virgin for years. Their goal was to offer a solution for young adults or non-technical people who don’t want(or need) a monthly cell phone bill.
Here at WDL we like to gather resources to our readers because we know designers need as much material they can get to keep their designs fresh and beautiful. Since textures can add a lot of style, depth and personality to a design today we decided to gather a new round of free textures to […]
Ah, the age old rivalries: Coke vs. Pepsi, Apple vs. Microsoft, WordPress.Org vs. WordPress.Com. If you’re new to the world of WordPress, you may be confused about the two versions of WordPress. If you’re anything like me, you arrived at WordPress.com ready to set up your blog, and ended up confused. You’d heard so much […]
Composition and balance are two major properties of great design work. Contrast often accompanies these two visual properties where the designer creates certain areas that draw more attention than others.
The free open source platform GitHub recently put out a new application: GitHub Desktop. It connects into the online package manager from the desktop of a Windows or Mac machine.