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The 10 Best Free Fonts for Coding & Programming

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You may not give much thought to the font you currently use for coding. You are probably happy with the default monospaced font that comes with your favorite IDE and over time have become accustomed to it. These fonts may be the best fonts for you, but are they actually good for general coding? I […]
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Weekly News for Designers (N.382)

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This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week. You can sign-up for our awesome weekly newsletter or follow us on Twitter for some more amazing design articles, resources and freebies. New Resources & Tools huntr – A board that helps […]
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Modern Favicon and Icon Development Techniques and Best Practices

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Since its debut in 1999 with Microsoft’s Internet Explorer, the favicon has expanded in scope thanks to adoption by modern browsers and operating systems. Although it was originally a tiny 16×16 pixel icon appearing in a browser’s address bar, favicons now also provide high-resolution visual assets for websites pinned to a mobile device’s home screen, […]
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How I Created Website Landing Pages With Elementor Plugin

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When I tried to create a landing page for my business for the first time, I must admit, I struggled. I had no idea where to really begin or what I was really doing. I spent weeks playing around with different WordPress themes, reading up on various plugins and researching competitors websites for ideas. And […]
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Facebook says its mind-reading project is all about improving our lives. Yeah… right

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Last week, Facebook announced that it’s working on new technology to read our minds — yes, you read that right — all in the interest of making our lives easier. That’s according to Regina Dugan, who is heading up Facebook’s innovation team. The constant need to look down at our smartphones has had a negative […]
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Arctic climate warming higher and faster than expected

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A new international report shows that Arctic temperatures are rising higher and faster than expected, and the effects are already being felt around the world. “The Arctic’s climate is shifting to a new state,” warns the report. “This transformation has profound implications for people, resources and ecosystems worldwide.” The Snow, Water, Ice and Permafrost in […]
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Fossil find reveals skunk-sized predator roamed Egypt 34 million years ago

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Scientists have discovered a small, skunk-sized mammalian predator with a fearsome set of teeth that roamed what is now modern-day Egypt 34 million years ago. In a paper published in PLOS ONE, scientists detail Masrasector nananubis, a land-dweller with muscular legs like a Rottweiler. Masrasector translates to “the Egyptian slicer” and Nananubis comes from Anubis, Egyptian […]
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Scientists invent more accurate way to measure oilsands pollution

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Federal government scientists say they have devised an accurate way to directly measure air pollutants from oilsands mines and suggest industry estimates for certain harmful emissions have been much too low. The research, published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, focused on volatile organic compounds, or VOCs — carbon-based substances that […]
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Human-influenced extreme weather has been felt across the globe: study

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Most people on Earth have already felt extreme and record heat, drought or downpours propelled by man-made global warming, new research finds. In a first-of-its-kind study, scientists analyzed weather stations worldwide and calculated that in 85 percent of the cases, the record for hottest day of the year had the fingerprints of climate change. Heat-trapping […]
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Canadian Space Agency narrows astronaut candidates down to 17

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They are doctors, they are engineers, they are scientists — and they are the next group of Canadians who may one day find themselves staring down on Earth from the International Space Station. On Monday, the Canadian Space Agency together with Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, announced the newest 17 astronaut […]
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