How to Use Feedly Reader for Just 10 Minutes

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In my last post…. I shared how to utilize your smartphone on LinkedIn. I also shared some of the apps that can increase your productivity. If you’re a designer, you better need to check what’s trending. That can only happen if you keep following some of the feeds, particularly on design, from some of the popular sources.

My friend, @Saikat asked me a question, “How do we prioritize what to read and what to leave.” And that’s how I came up with this post.

In this post, I’ll show you one of my secrets; how to spend not more than 10 mins using Feedly reader along with its companion pocket or readability app to get the most out it.

And the best thing is that you don’t need to spend a single penny.

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Online Design Portfolio Review: Coroflot or Behance?

Online Design Portfolio Review Coroflot or Behance

Why do we use a photo frame? Some use them to protect while others for photo enhancement. Bad photo frames can spoil the look of your photographs. Your selection criteria may include qualities, finishes, textures, detailing, pricing, appearance, materials & colors. If you are designer, sculpture or even a photographer, you know how difficult it is to showcase your creative work especially when it comes to online portfolio services. Design schools can guide you but never teach you what to select. Continue reading

Top 8 Google+ Chrome Extensions

Top Google Plus Extensions

If you love Google+ then you may try these great Google+ Chrome Extensions, which would definitely increase your productivity. There are so many chrome extensions are available on chrome web store, but you don’t need to install all of them rather than the selected ones. I have compared and tested the following  Top 8 Google+ Chrome Extensions especially from productivity standpoint. So let’s get started! Continue reading

Create Color Palette from an Image

At times, creating a color palette from an image is something really hard to achieve especially when you are assigned a related project which was designed by someone else in the past. It is mandatory for designers to ask client for the design assets such as original design files, color palette, fonts and so on before starting this new project. But if you are a freelancer or working in a fast-paced environment, then you may try Continue reading

Manage multiple host files on mac

You know how tough it is to test a series of web design pages through out the operating systems (mac, linux, windows etc) along with browsers before they can go live. If you are a mac user then you need to map your IP with developer’s IP or testing server just to crosscheck whether everything is running well. Managing multiple host files on mac is not possible by default than the linear process. For mapping, you need Continue reading

Google Keep Can’t Replace Evernote

Google has more than 300 million monthly active users by google source. Google became popular due to it’s first product ‘Google’s core search engine’ launched in 1997 along with email and social networking tool called Google Buzz, but it wasn’t that popular and discontinued by end of 2011. However, we are not here to talk about google story rather to understand how some of the products are successful while others are not even though the company is number 1 as per Alexa ranking. Let’s talk about the new product by google; Google Keep and compares why it can not replace Evernote. Continue reading

We just pushed out a password reset, Evernote

While writing some of my articles last night, the login screen of Evernote suddenly prompts  me to login. I was under the impression that something went wrong so I tried to re-login 2 times but failed. Finally, I clicked on the link that says ‘Forgot your password’ (which is the only and last option for anyone to get his/her account back by doing a password reset.

In the meanwhile, i got this tweet by Evernote “Password reset emails were sent to all Evernote users. Please go to http://evernote.com to reset your password.Continue reading

Evernote to Organize your Text Content Efficiently

Some of you must have used this application in the past or heard about while the rest are already using it because of its ease of use. Today i am going to talk about a beautiful application called Evernote.

Evernote to Organize Text Content Efficiently

I used to use textedit (notepad on mac), sticky notes and Microsoft’s Word for keeping notes, important information during my client visit, write-ups for my blog and organizing other text contents. Every application comes up with their native features

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Think of Upgrading to OS X Lion 10.7

Hey Guys! Welcome to Abinash Mohanty and Today I am going to share some of the new features of OS X Lion 10.7 and see whether should we really need that! Here I am putting down some of the key features of OS X Lion from the Apple and my comments underneath. Well, these are just my comparisons as per my observations so kindly checkout other blogs & reviews as well before upgrading. The following reviews are taken only from the productivity stand point.
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