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Fusion Radar: March 18, 2015

March 19th, 2015 - by Agency Fusion - Salt Lake City, Utah

Keeping up with technology is a lot of work. Luckily, we enjoy wading through the noise just to find the gems of awesomeness sprinkled throughout. Fusion Radar is our gift to you, Current or Potential Client, so that you can enjoy all of the awesome without any of the drudgery. Unwrap it each week, and know that you’re loved by the geeks and pixel-pushers at Agency Fusion.

UX Project Checklist

This isn’t strictly limited to User Experience tasks, but it’s an interesting list nonetheless which may help you plan your next project with the user in mind.

UX Project Checklist

Public Domain Project

Access thousands of free images, videos, and audio files that are in the public domain.

Public Domain Project

Developer Compensation

Wondering what average compensation looks like for various roles within software and web development? This data completely ignores geography, and therefore may not be relevant to your particular situation.

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Comic Papyrus

Now you can hate both fonts at once.

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Regexp

This Ruby gem allows you to put in a regular expression and get out a list of examples that the regular expression would match. It is a helpful tool for debugging regular expression problems, or for learning regular expression syntax.

Regexp

Treeline

Treeline is a way to build a backend for an app without writing code. Software is definitely eating the world.

Treeline

10 Apple Watch Apps

10 Apple Watch apps to be excited about.

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World Time Buddy

This site has a great interface for converting between time zones. It also tells you if the time zone is currently in daylight savings time or not.

World Time Buddy

Brand Color Swatches

Download Photoshop swatches for well-known brands.

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Fusion Radar: March 4, 2015

March 4th, 2015 - by Danielle - Salt Lake City, Utah

Keeping up with technology is a lot of work. Luckily, we enjoy wading through the noise just to find the gems of awesomeness sprinkled throughout. Fusion Radar is our gift to you, Current or Potential Client, so that you can enjoy all of the awesome without any of the drudgery. Unwrap it each week, and know that you’re loved by the geeks and pixel-pushers at Agency Fusion.

HTTP/2

The IETF has finalized its work on HTTP/2 which brings some much-needed performance enhancements to the HTTP protocol.

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Mobile Affects Google Rankings

Google is now ranking your site higher in search results if it is mobile friendly.

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Paperspace

Paperspace is a computer in the cloud. You can use a normal browser to access it.

Paperspace

JavaScript in 2015

Some cool new JavaScript features for 2015, including block-level variables and iterable objects.

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An Exploration of Carousel Usage

This article aims for a better understanding of the current argument against carousels and whether they really deserve the reputation they’ve gained.

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An Exploration of Carousel Usage

This article aims for a better understanding of the current argument against carousels and whether they really deserve the reputation they’ve gained.

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Parrot Bebop Drone

Parrot has a brand new drone on the market, featuring a 1080p video camera that captures motion at 30FPS, and that can take stills at 14MP.

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Fusion Radar: February 25, 2015

February 25th, 2015 - by Danielle - Salt Lake City, Utah

Keeping up with technology is a lot of work. Luckily, we enjoy wading through the noise just to find the gems of awesomeness sprinkled throughout. Fusion Radar is our gift to you, Current or Potential Client, so that you can enjoy all of the awesome without any of the drudgery. Unwrap it each week, and know that you’re loved by the geeks and pixel-pushers at Agency Fusion.

Marketing with Ron Swanson

A guide to content marketing in the words of Ron Swanson from the TV show Parks and Recreation.

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Vim for Beginners

Learn how to use Vim, the popular and powerful text editor.

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Transit Routes Tackled

Transitmix is finally building a business out of helping city planners make smarter choices when configuring bus routes.

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When Exponential Progress Becomes Reality

It’s amazing to see how exponential growth is created just by the doubling of things.

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Easiest Database Ever

Gun DB is a NoDB (not a database), or a persisted distributed cache. Everything is cached in memory, and data is synced using any S3-like file store.

gundb.io

Brain Socket

BrainSocket is a Laravel package that makes it easy to set up real time apps with WebSockets.

brainsocket

An Introduction to Flux

An introduction to Facebook’s Flux architecture.

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Method Draw

A free vector drawing tool.

Method

A $3M Reward from the FBI

Help catch the man suspected of being the mastermind behind the GameOver Zeus botnet, which was used by cybercriminals to steal more than $100 million.

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Fusion Radar: February 18, 2015

February 18th, 2015 - by Danielle - Salt Lake City, Utah

Keeping up with technology is a lot of work. Luckily, we enjoy wading through the noise just to find the gems of awesomeness sprinkled throughout. Fusion Radar is our gift to you, Current or Potential Client, so that you can enjoy all of the awesome without any of the drudgery. Unwrap it each week, and know that you’re loved by the geeks and pixel-pushers at Agency Fusion.

Dart

Dart is a new approach to making email more efficient.

Dart

Term Boy

Term Boy is a Game Boy emulator built for the Linux console.

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Amazon One Hour Delivery

Amazon is now offering one hour delivery service in Manhattan.

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Astropad

Use your iPad as a professional graphics tablet.

Astropad

RegExpBuilder

RegExpBuilder allows you to create regular expressions in a programming language by chaining methods together.

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Hamburger Menus

Some research suggests hamburger menus may have undesirable side effects.

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Our Creative Thinking

Most creative thinking is done in the car, shower and bed.  When we do manual repetitive tasks our minds go into autopilot mode, freeing our unconscious mind.

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Fusion Radar: February 12, 2015

February 12th, 2015 - by Danielle - Salt Lake City, Utah

Keeping up with technology is a lot of work. Luckily, we enjoy wading through the noise just to find the gems of awesomeness sprinkled throughout. Fusion Radar is our gift to you, Current or Potential Client, so that you can enjoy all of the awesome without any of the drudgery. Unwrap it each week, and know that you’re loved by the geeks and pixel-pushers at Agency Fusion.

HelloBond

Cool printing service that creates hand written notes.

hellobond

Tesla’s New Battery

A new Tesla battery, coming out in 2 months, will have the ability to power your home using solar power.

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Flipboard for the Web

An article about Flipboard using canvas instead of the DOM for performance reasons.

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New UI for Google Admin Console

Take a walk through the new UI for the Google Admin Console.

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An Opinionated Git Prompt for Bash and Zsh

Adds a lot of useful information to your terminal when you’re inside a git repository.

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Kickoff Meeting Before Design

The kickoff phase sets the stage for the success of your product.

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How Not to Do Layoffs

A gaming company VP invites everyone to bowling and pizza and then, mid-party, thanks them for their hard work and hands out termination papers.

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