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Track your creative projects with mind-map software

Mind maps are more than just brainstorming tools—they have everything you need to carry projects...
Managing creative assets with Planter

Learn how to create your own categories and start every project with proper organization so your...
7 ways to make better user-facing software

Open source has been amazingly good at solving two sets of issues: 1) infrastructure and 2)...
Web comic adapted to animation thanks to open license

Marking a major milestone for the sustainability of free-culture production, David Revoy's popular...
Ura Design donates great UX to open source projects

Open source software is nothing new in an age where even big tech giants are exploring and using it...
10 ways the GIMP image editor changed my life

On the 19th anniversary of the 1.0 release, let's celebrate some of the many reasons the open...
Animation magician: 8 ways to turn cheating into an art form

Animation is a labor of love, but sometimes time and money outweigh all that passion, and you just...
How the 'itch-to-scratch model' can solve our UX woes

If we want open source UX to improve, we have to change the way we're approaching the problem...