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36 High-Quality Flat Design Resources

If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting! In contrast to skeuomorphic design, flat design focuses on simple shapes, colors and typography to emphasize clarity and usability. It was a term coined by Allan Grinshtein of LayerVault in his post “The Flat Design Era,” published last year. The release of iOS 7 proved flat design is no longer a passing... 

Budget iPhone said to be iPhone 5 refresh, arriving with new handset September 18

September 18 might be the day that Apple breaks out the future iPhone – and two handsets are said to be arriving at the same time. We’re now hearing that Apple will release its budget iPhone in a range of colours, which is being referred to as a "refreshed" iPhone 5 rather than a new standalone product range. Everything we know about the mythical budget iPhone right now It won’t... 

Blip: Google Glass eyes the animal kingdom

At TechRadar, we are all in awe of Google Glass and want to get our grubby hands all over it. Much to our dismay, it looks like the animals at Australia’s Taronga Zoo have been able to get much closer to it than we have, as Taronga’s zoo keepers have been given the chance to try out the new wearable tech. They’ve rather annoyingly put up a YouTube video of their experience with it... 

Xbox One and Sony PS4 to make European pitch on August 20

Microsoft and Sony have set the stage for the next round of their next-gen console battle, with both companies confirming press events on the eve of the Gamescom expo in Germany next month. The Sony PS4 and the Xbox One will make their official European debuts at the annual event in Cologne, with the two gaming giants both inviting the media come attend conferences on August 20. According to reports,... 

How to Photoshop Hybrid Animals

With Photoshop you can pretty much produce any image you want. Experimenting with this powerful tool can lead to some crazy results. One entertaining project is to combine two animal species into one. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to create your very own sloth-corgi. See also: 9 Best Free Image Editors Step 1: Find your images. First you’ll need images. When choosing two appropriate... 

Angels Get Carry For Helping A Startup Raise Money With AngelList Syndicates

AngelList is testing out a new service that lets angel investors syndicate deals with each other, a feature that could allow startups to raise venture-sized rounds of money with relative ease. Called Syndicates, the private-beta product lets any accredited investor on the AngelList fundraising platform essentially create, lead and collect carry for a fund of angel money for a specific startup. The... 

Sony Xperia Honami’s new camera UI may enable Facebook live streaming

Sony will debut its brand new, feature-packed camera interface to harness the rumoured 20-megapixel camera on its next flagship ‘Honami’ phone, leaked snaps seem to confirm. The Gadget Helpline site, which brought us leaked snaps of the device (aka Xperia 1i) last week, has now posted pics of the new camera UI, previously outed by XDA developers earlier this month, running on the device. The... 

Updated: PS4 vs Xbox One: which is better?

The launches of Xbox One and PS4 are a few short months away, as both consoles are about to go toe-to-toe this holiday season. Gamers are putting their pre-order money down as if it’s an expensive bet on which video game system will deliver the best performance over the next decade. Both systems are evenly matched in many respects and should be able to usher in the next generation of gaming... 
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