[The Great Courses] Interconnected: The Past, Present, and Future of the Internet

Meet the “father of the internet,” who is trying to get the world online. Find out how policy, capital, and resources are both helping and challenging his efforts. Advanced Research Projects Agency Network, or ARPANET, was established in 1957 as a response to Russia launching Sputnik. Follow how that program evolved into the discovery of […]

[PacktPub] Mobile E-Commerce with Flutter, Redux, and Stripe [Video]

Reed Barger October 25, 2019 7 hours 6 minutes Build an online marketplace for your mobile apps! More Information Learn Gain a fundamental understanding of Flutter and Firebase Learn to make impressive, functional, and mobile e-commerce projects with Flutter Learn to use the Stripe Node library to execute charges and add/manage customers and credit cards […]

[Lynda] Logo Design: Techniques

Author Nigel French Updated 12/16/2016 Released 11/4/2014 Logos are a critical part of the modern visual landscape. To learn how to create your own, it’s important to be able to identify the components and design techniques behind the most successful examples, from the Nike swoosh to the Coca-Cola ribbon. In this course, Nigel French deconstructs […]

[Lynda] Design the Web: Slice Tool

Author Chris Converse Released 9/11/2013 Learn to create multiple, optimized web graphics from a single Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator file with the powerful and versatile Slice tool. Increase your productivity by exporting many graphics from a single composition, while maintaining the integrity of the design. Design the Web author Chris Converse teaches you how to […]

[Lynda] Design the Web: Multiple Graphic Sizes

Author Chris Converse Released 9/9/2013 With so many different devices on the market, web designers are faced with the challenge of creating multiple versions of their graphics for phones and tablets. Let Chris Converse show you how to leverage Smart Objects, clipping masks, and slices in Adobe Photoshop and make graphics that will look razor […]

[Lynda] Design the Web: HTML Background Video

Author Chris Converse Released 6/18/2015 Learn to use HTML5 video as a design element, by running it below other text and graphics on your website. This episode of Design the Web quickly runs through the six steps to accomplishing this technique, including: setting up the video element, positioning a logo and caption over the video, […]

[Lynda] Design the Web: Creating Smaller Graphics with PNG-8

Author Chris Converse Released 4/1/2014 PNG-24 files provide great quality with the added benefit of 8-bit transparency; however, this particular file format can be rather large. And larger files sizes mean longer loading times for your users. The good news is you can create varying transparent PNG-8 files—files that are between 60% and 80% smaller […]

[Lynda] Learning Foundation 6

Author Jen Kramer Released 10/2/2017 Need to build a responsive website or app quickly? Foundation 6 simplifies the creation of mobile-ready, cross-browser interfaces. An open-source framework, it features a 12-column grid; buttons of many different shapes, sizes, and functionality; fully functional components that are ready to use; and much more. Plus, its Flexbox-based grid system and easy-to-edit […]