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45 Drupal Modules Worth Checking Out

Drupal is an open source content management system that is used by at least 2.1% of websites worldwide.  Drupal is used by personal blogs and even government websites like Whitehouse.gov and Data UK.  The standard release of Drupal is known as Drupal core.  Drupal core includes user account registration, menu management, RSS feeds, and system administration.  Currently there are over 20,000 free add-ons known as modules to enhance Drupal core.  Below is a list of 45 Drupal modules worth checking out:

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8 Useful 3D Modeling Tools

Three-dimension electronics is one of the hottest trends right now.  People are watching movies in theaters in 3D, buying TVs that are in 3D, and are playing video game consoles that support 3D gaming.  Even 3D printing is becoming a hot new trend.  If you are interested in getting into 3D modeling, we have a list of some of the best software that helps you work with preparing geometric data. Below are 8 3D free applications that are worth check out:
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45+ Creative Examples Of A Website Under Construction

I remember in the late 1990’s when a website was under construction, the designer put up a couple of animated GIFs of construction workers digging.  Web design is a lot more artistic today and designers have been getting creative with their “landing” and “coming soon” pages.  Below is a gallery of over 45 creative examples of a website under construction.

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35+ Handy File Comparison Tools

File comparison software tools compares the contents of computers files to find their common contents and difference.  The comparison is often presented in a graphic user interface as a part of larger tasks.  The longer the document, the harder it is to find the revisions.  Below is a list of awesome file comparison tools to check out if you are looking for the right software to do the job.
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26 Node.js Tutorials and Tools

What is Node.js?  Node.js is a server side system that lets you write scalable Internet applications.  The programs are written on the server side in JavaScript and are event-driven and has asynchronous I/O.  Node.js was created by Ryan Dahl in 2009 and it is backed by his employer Joyent.  Node.js is very similar to Python’s Twisted, C lib event, Ruby EventMachine, and Perl Object Environment.  Dahl’s goal with Node.js was the ability to make websites have push capabilities as seen in Gmail.  Node.js is used by many large companies like Yahoo!, Microsoft, Walmart, and LinkedIn.  Since the software system is so new, it is slightly difficult to find the right tutorials around Node.js.  This is why we have created a gallery of very useful resources for Node.js.
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85+ Free Vintage Texture and Background Designs

Vintage design has been a trend over the last few years.  Many of the styles and concepts taken from the 1930’s through the 1960’s are being applied to fashion, website design, and even furniture today.  Vintage designs often come at a premium price.  If you land on a website that has a vintage design, you may just become a bit more intrigued by the content.  This is why I have created a gallery of 85+ free vintage texture and background designs.  Check out the gallery below:
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160+ Cinema 4D Tutorials

Cinema 4D is a 3D modeling animation and modeling application that was developed by MAXON Computer GmbH.  The application is often used for film production and is known for being used for Chronicles of Narnia, Polar Express, and Beowulf.  The application is capable of polygonal/subd modeling, animating, lighting, texturing, etc.  Below is a list of over 160 Cinema 4D Tutorials.

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