Prezi—A New Spin On Presentation Software

On December 5, 2014, Posted by , in Education Stuff, Tech Stuff, tags , , with No Comments

If you are currently using Prezi, they have released 8 reusable design templates that you can customize with your own content. Prezi is cloud-based, presentation software that zooms in and out of each slide. Using these or other templates is a great way to try it out without starting from…

1-800-GOOG-411

On November 30, 2008, Posted by , in Tech Stuff, tags , , , with No Comments

Google does it again! Not only do they dominate the search engine market, but now they have set their sights on the seemingly traditional 411 information services. Telecoms beware! Their voice-activated system connects you to the desired business and can even send a text message with the details or map if…

Get The Art & Science of CSS Free

On November 26, 2008, Posted by , in Tech Stuff, tags , , with No Comments

SitePoint, a great resource for anything web-related, is giving away The Art & Science of CSS as a PDF. It is only available until December 2, so be sure to take advantage of this offer soon. They’ve given away sample chapters from their books before, but this time it is the…

Free Photoshop Book (Limited Time—As In A Few Days Left)

On June 8, 2008, Posted by , in Design Stuff, tags , , , with No Comments

Sitepoint.com is a great resource for all things Web-related. Tutorials. Community. And, books. They have given out free chapters in order to promote their books in the past, but this time they are giving away the whole enchilada. For the next four days, you can get a complete copy of…

Convert Bitmap Images To Vector—Online!

On November 30, 2007, Posted by , in Design Stuff, tags , , , with No Comments

In a perfect world, everyone would have all their logos and artwork in the right format. Photos for print at 300dpi and in CMYK. Images for on-screen use at 72ppi and RGB. Brochures in a page layout program (InDesign or Quark—we can debate which one some other time) with all…