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20 Disruptive Professionals Who Are Entrepreneurs in Their Industry

20 Disruptive Professionals Who Are Entrepreneurs in Their Industry

Who are the entrepreneurs you should be following? As the business industry consistently becomes more and more saturated, professional paths can seem daunting. Luckily, there are a number of entrepreneurs who have laid innovative groundwork through new technology and inspirational stories. Today we’re going to explore 20 of those people—professionals, like you, who are entrepreneurs…

Four Secret Strategies of Maintaining a Cool Blog
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Four Secret Strategies of Maintaining a Cool Blog

Whenever people are talking about blogging, they say that a blog is one of the handiest methods of communication we have been given. Others consider that blogging is a new form of poetry, a method of conversation that extends beyond anything we have ever considered. However, did you ever stop to wonder how does a…

Six Social Networks for Designers + Invites!
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Six Social Networks for Designers + Invites!

A couple of years ago I read an article that predicted we would soon see a surge in niche social networks crop up across the internet, targeted at specific groups whether they be for cat lovers, home brewers, or in our case designers. The thinking behind it was that one massive social network, Facebook, couldn’t…

Font Update: Bleeding Cowboys

Font Update: Bleeding Cowboys

I normally don’t write posts for a single font, but when I laid eyes on this treasure of a typeface (Bleeding Cowboys, by Gyom.Typo (Last Soundtrack)) I just couldn’t help myself. I wanted to share it with everyone right away. Have a look for yourself. Everyone has their opinions, but for those of you that…

Tapping Digg as a resource for Free Advice from Working Professionals

Tapping Digg as a resource for Free Advice from Working Professionals

In a previous post, I stressed on how you can find some very valuable information in comments, especially on big social media sites. Well, If you know what to look for, reading comments can give you free access to advice from actual working professionals. I consider this priceless information, don’t you? I’m going to use…

Dashboard Widgets are Going Downhill Fast

Dashboard Widgets are Going Downhill Fast

When Dashboard was an infant, Apple provided developers with guidelines for developing effective and useful dashboard widgets. If you look at the “Top 50” Dashboard widgets on the Apple Downloads site, you will find that a good portion of the most popular widgets don’t even follow Apple’s guidelines. At All. Apple’s guidelines for developing Dashboard…

Great, We get "BigSpy" when all we wanted was a "Keep Digging" button.

Great, We get "BigSpy" when all we wanted was a "Keep Digging" button.

Unless I’m a total idiot, the ONE thing that really ticks me off about digg is having to hit “back” in my browser twice, after leaving a comment. Don’t get me wrong, I love digg, and I digg on a daily basis, however, Digg’s latest feature release is a slap in the face. Be honest….