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CSS Architecture: First steps

CSS was designed to be a very simple and intuitive language. Its basic purpose is to define selectors to target HTML elements and apply attributes to them. Easy to grasp and start applying. When working on large and complex projects, though, some CSS features might be a little trickier to deal with.

Its cascading feature, for example, allows properties to be overridden by other selectors according to its order on the sheet or by selector specificity. Also, elements inherit properties from their parents on the DOM. Without proper organization, this can quickly get out of hand and messy. That’s where an architecture comes to help.

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Weekly Roundup Opinion

iPhone SE, iPad Pro, encrypted e-mails, and more

Hi there! Too busy to catch up on the news? Fear not! Here we come with one more Weekly Roundup specially for you. Two of our favorite giants, Google and Apple, have announced several hot News, including updates in Google’s Material Design guidelines, AMP being more valued than ever, and new Apple devices! We also bring a sweet iPhone dashboard as Design Inspiration, and a pretty cool App of the Week able to help you with your personal development.

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Weekly Roundup Opinion

Android N, Adobe’s XD, AI in Minecraft, and more

Wassup, guys! This Weekly Roundup is on fire: Google released a preview of Android N, Facebook’s squared up to Snapchat, InVision’s new acquisition, Adobe’s new tool launched, and more in the News! We also bring an awesome collection of UI motion designs as Design Inspiration and a very different and interesting way of seeing the world as App of the Week.

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Weekly Roundup Opinion

Apple’s ransomware, Google VS. Zika virus, and more

What’s up! Here comes a Weekly Roundup to save your time so you don’t have to go around chasing after news. Google has been starring in most of the News by offering you a new way to check out in stores, making a new partnership to fight Zika virus, and also providing developers with a new tool. Apple also makes a great contribution by battling the first reported Mac OS X ransomware and proving its customers a new channel of communication. We also have an innovative movie timeline as Design Inspiration, and the App of the Week, able to provide you with intriguing random messages.
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Weekly Roundup Opinion

Google’s AMP support, Apple’s Swift on GitHub, and more

Hey there! Here comes one more Weekly Roundup to keep you informed of the greatest tech news! Google’s been the protagonist of several news in the past few days, by encouraging the improvement of mobile web pages, presenting a new AI tool, and by having the first crash of one of their self-driving cars. Apple has also joined our weekly update after open-sourcing Swift. We also present Spotify’s still-active innovation for Valentine’s Day as Design Inspiration and one brand new broadcasting app as App of the Week.

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Weekly Roundup Opinion

Apple VS. FBI, Error 53, Quartz’s Onboarding, and more

Wazzup, people! Ready for our Weekly Roundup? The past few days were packed with a lot of bombastic News, including Apple on a battle with FBI for what may be the encryption’s future, iPhone and iPad users finally being able to recover their devices from Error 53, and Volvo taking a huge step and using phones as car keys. We also present an awesome compilation of UI Concepts as Design Inspiration and a news app with a very different and interactive approach as App of the Week.

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Weekly Roundup Opinion

Apple’s Date Glitch, Samsung ditched, and more

Hey there, guys! Ready for our second Weekly Roundup? It’s time to catch up on the most important news of the tech world! The past few days were packed with News on Apple — ranging from a date glitch on specific devices to Samsung being ditched as partner –, YouTube and AWS making nice acquisitions, Dropbox’s starring as our Design Inspiration, and an interesting and fun app by Microsoft — available for iOS — as App of the Week.

Get yourself comfortable and enjoy the reading!

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Weekly Roundup Opinion

Airmail for iOS, Twitter updates, and more

Sup, guys! If you’ve been too busy for the last few days and didn’t have enough time to catch up on the tech news, fear not! From now on, we’ll be updating you with the most relevant tech news in our Weekly Roundup. Besides the News selected especially for you, every week we’re going to bring a Design Inspiration (an outstanding website or app that shows the hottest trends in design), and also the App of the Week (for iOS or Android).

Ready? Grab a drink, get comfy and enjoy!

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