Collective #93

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"View mode" approach to RWD * Practical calc() * SVG Tabs * Accessibility Tips * RWD for Big Screen * Chrome DevTools for Mobile * Zoomerang.js

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Inspirational Website of the Week

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One Iota is a great example of smart transitions and interesting effects. Exploring the site is fun and the loading effects for images are very nice. Our pick this week.

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Surveying the Big Screen

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While we are all worried about how to lay out our content and design for tiny screens, we barely think about larger screens. Mike Pick dives into design patterns for larger screens in this A List Apart article.

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"View mode" approach to responsive web design

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Daniel Wiklund describes the "view mode" approach for RWD and shows how dividing different functions of a webapp into individual views can improve user experience.

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Christmas experiments (2nd edition)

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Unveil one fantastic creation each day this month in this second edition of the fabulous Christmas experiments.

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SVG Tabs (Using an SVG Shape as Template)

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In this great tutorial, Chris Coyier shows how to use SVG tabs on your website.

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Exploring canvas drawing techniques

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Learn about canvas drawing techniques in this interactive tutorial by Juriy Zaytsev.

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Learning jQuery with Street Fighter and Hadoukens

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Learn jQuery by example from this practical guide by Carl Sednaoui.

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Using CSS Regions With CSS Shapes For A Better Reading Experience

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Learn about the readability pitfalls of CSS Shapes and how to avoid creating unreadable layouts in this article by Sara Soueidan.

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Oceanica – 120 Nautically Inspired Icons (AI)

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A great icon set by Nick G. Botner. Pay with a tweet and it's yours.

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Coding Towards Accessibility

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Charlie Perrins shares some thoughts and some practical tips for building accessible interfaces in this insightful 24 Ways article.

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Imitating calc() Fallback or Fixed-Width Sidebar In Responsive Layout

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Learn about an interesting use case of the CSS calc() function in this article by Osvaldas Valutis.

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Chrome DevTools for Mobile: Screencast and Emulation

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Paul Irish will show you how you can use Chrome DevTool to remotely debug your mobile apps and use mobile emulation.

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Zoomerang.js

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Zoom in and zoom out on (almost) anything in your page with this useful script by Evan You.

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Life

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Life by Lim Chee Aun is a timeline of important events visualised in a simple way. You can fork the project and create your own timeline.

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Hacker Typer

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Next time you're sitting in a Starbucks thinking about your next prank, why not try this fantastic little devilish site? Start typing and unveil the (wannabe) hacker in you ;)

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Colorpeek - Simply Share Colors

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With Colorpeek by Tyler Sticka you can easily share CSS colors. Read about how it works in this article over at CSS-Tricks.

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Free Font: Exo 2.0

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Those of you who use and love Exo by Natanael Gama, will be happy to know that there is a new and improved version available. Also, check out in the Google Web Font library.

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21 free e-commerce Icons (PSD)

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A sweet e-commerce icon set by Virgil Pana.

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iPad Air Perspective Mockup (PSD)

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Another fantastic and pixel perfect mockup by Pixeden, this time of the iPad Air in perspective.

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15 Christmas Icons (AI)

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The perfect little set for Christmas themed designs.

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