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The longer Apple’s HomeKit takes to arrive, the longer the ‘connected home’ suffers

Apple’s HomeKit, announced last year at WWDC, has yet to find its way into our homes. Citing sources familiar with Apple’s plans, (...)

2015-05-19
Netflix is readying a new Web interface to offer a more ‘immersive experience’

Netflix is prepping a redesign of its Web interface for release to all users — perhaps as early as June — and some subscribers (...)

2015-05-19
Today in Tabs: Journalition Man

Put down your newspapers for a moment, we have a surprise!*porky pig voice* ibidi ibidi ibidi ibidim-m-m-m-m-m-m-Maybach MusicRead (...)

2015-05-19
The UK gets a dedicated esports betting service this week

UK gamers can gamble real cash on the outcome of some of their favourite online video games, thanks to a dedicated new betting site, (...)

2015-05-19
9 ways of gathering meaningful data about your customers

Understanding your customer better isn’t as complex as you might think, but it does require a thoughtful analysis of where and how (...)

2015-05-19
This mom will review your website for $75

We can sometimes wrongly convince ourselves that user can easily navigate through our website. Or even worse, we stay on the Web (...)

2015-05-18
WooThemes joins WordPress parent company Automattic

WooThemes is joining the Automattic family in a bid to make eCommerce sites more plentiful. According to WooThemes, its flagship (...)

2015-05-18
Google’s Tone Chrome extension transmits between computers via sound

The appropriately named Tone is a new Google Chrome extension that can transmit URLs from a tab on one computer to another computer (...)

2015-05-18
The Boss Bracket: Vote For The Most Badass Fictional Leader Of All Time

To mark our New Rules of Work week: a chance for you to vote for the fictional boss you think is the most inspirational, effective (...)

2015-05-17
Monster’s TalentBin skips resumes to help recruiters find tech talent in Asia

Job search portal Monster announced today that its 2014 acquisition TalentBin — a tool that looks at blogs, social posts and more (...)

2015-05-17
Taylor Swift nabs Twitter’s first celebrity custom emoji #BadBloodMusicVideo

Whether she’s trademarking her lyrics or inspiring a custom iOS keyboard, Taylor Swift has a knack for being on the cusp of tech (...)

2015-05-16
Why Facebook doesn’t like your brand

Organic growth for digital marketers is in steep decline. Brands shake in their boots at the prospect of Google making further major (...)

2015-05-16
The Light Phone is a credit card-sized phone designed to be used as little as possible

This is one of their selling points: We are using the same technology we used ten years ago, to build a phone Goes to show new and (...)

2015-05-16
The no nonsense guide to networking

No matter what level of profession you’re in, networking is the fuel to accelerate your success. Not only is it useful for learning (...)

2015-05-15
Yahoo! Mail is down (again) for a lot of people

Yahoo! Mail is still the platform of choice for a lot of users, and apparently it is down today. It was also down 2 days ago, so something (...)

2015-05-15
Google expands the information it discloses in its Transparency Reports

Acknowledging the ever-broadening scope of information requests — from both the US and international governments — Google announced (...)

2015-05-14
Apple settles lawsuit over allegedly poaching employees from auto battery tech company

Apple has put to rest a lawsuit that alleged that the company had been deliberately and aggressively poaching battery engineers from (...)

2015-05-13
Rdio’s new ‘Select’ tier offers ad-free radio and on-demand tracks for $3.99 per month

Rdio has launched a new premium tier for its streaming music service that allows listeners to stream music on-demand, as well as through (...)

2015-05-13
If only we could buy this pizza-ordering clock

Today, I found something dreams are made of – the PizzaTime clock. This is no ordinary clock though. Sure, it tells the time and (...)

2015-05-13
Wunderlist opens its public API, teases Slack integration

The maker of Wunderlist, 6Wunderkinder, announced plans to turn the to-do list app into a platform last year. Now the first big (...)

2015-05-12
The ultimate Web typography guide

I’m sure you already know cool places on the Internet to find interesting, nice and fun stuff about typography and graphic design, (...)

2015-05-12
The ultimate typography web guide

I’m sure you already know cool places on the Internet to find interesting, nice and fun stuff about typography and graphic design, (...)

2015-05-12
SEO in 2015 – new methods in optimizing content

Sean Jackson of Copyblogger recently said, “SEO is dead.” He continued, “not the practice, but the term.” Jackson felt, rightly (...)

2015-05-11
Verizon’s deal to buy AOL will make life uncomfortable for TechCrunch and Engadget

The news just dropped that AOL is being purchased by Verizon for $4.4 billion in cash, which means the company will own Engadget, (...)

2015-05-11
Google Play partners with Lionsgate to give Mad Men an interactive send off

After eight years of whiskey swigging and sordid affairs, Mad Men is coming to an end on May 17. To celebrate the occasion, the show’s (...)

2015-05-10
People really don’t care about Periscope (or Meerkat for that matter)

If you look at the top 10 apps on iOS in the US, you won’t see Periscope. Scan through the top 100 apps on iOS and you still won’t (...)

2015-05-10
The rise of the messaging economy

This post was brought to you by CM Telecom, a leading global mobile service company for messaging and payments.In just a few short (...)

2015-05-10
Why we need violent video games

This story was written by Dana Goldstein for The Marshall Project , a nonprofit news organization that covers the U.S. criminal justice (...)

2015-05-10
The 18 best blogging and publishing platforms on the internet today

Despite ongoing cries that blogging is slowly dying, there are still tons of people looking to start new blogs for the first time (...)

2015-05-10
Ninja Blocks chose the right way to close its cash-strapped Kickstarter project

It’s true, Ninja Blocks, the Kickstarter startup that pledged to use Canonical’s Snappy Ubuntu Core OS for its Internet of Things (...)

2015-05-10
The New York Times reboots NYT Now as a free app with a new look

The New York Times recently announced that it would be turning its NYT Now iOS app into a completely free offering, and today the (...)

2015-05-10
London’s ‘Boris bikes’ scheme finally gets native mobile apps nearly 5 years after launch

The idea of simply unhitching a bicycle and riding off around town for as long (or short) as you like underpins London’s ‘Boris (...)

2015-05-10
How I got 60 leads in 24 hours with just a landing page

Dmitry Dragilev runs a growth hacking consultancy helping startups grow and acquire customers through unconventional ways. He also (...)

2015-05-09
How to create consistently great content

Brian Honigman is a content marketing consultant and the CEO of Honigman Media. For more insights on how to be a better marketer, (...)

2015-05-07
Job-matching app Switch has expanded to include tech and media jobs

Job-matching app Switch has announced today that it is expanding its database to include tech and media jobs. The app, which allows (...)

2015-05-06
Here’s what Apple’s new App Analytics tool looks like

Apple’s new App Analytics beta offers a first deep look for app developers at statistics for how their software is performing on (...)

2015-05-05
The app analytics world gets a little smaller as App Annie acquires Mobidia

Mobile app intelligence platform App Annie has acquired Canadian mobile measurement company Mobidia for an undisclosed amount. The (...)

2015-05-05
Android developers may soon try out varied app profiles on the Google Play Store

It’s been awhile since Android app developers have felt that spark of innovation from Google’s app marketplace — but the company (...)

2015-05-04
This Taylor Swift custom keyboard for iOS suggests Apple’s getting sloppy

Taylor Swift isn’t just in tight control of her social media presence on Tumblr and Twitter. She’s also very hot on managing (...)

2015-05-04
The results driven approach to blogging

Brian Honigman is a marketing consultant, speaker and freelance writer. For more insights on how to be a better marketer, sign up (...)

2015-05-04
Sherish for iPhone privately stores, shares and protects your family photos

As an increasing number of digital natives get born and embark on their life journeys, they are often accompanied by thousands of (...)

2015-05-03
Facebook opens up Internet.org to allow developers to integrate services

Facebook has today revealed details of the next step in its Internet.org plans – providing extensibility by opening the platform (...)

2015-05-03
The state of storytelling in the internet age

This post first appeared on Medium. Podcasts are blowing up, great stories are reaching more people than ever, people are paying for (...)

2015-05-01
Adobe’s survey of young artists finds inspiration in the old-fashioned tools

Guess what? Young creative people love old-time artistic tools. That’s what Adobe found when it researched the projects of creative (...)

2015-04-30
12 latest tactics for posting on Facebook

This post first appeared on Buffer. If you feel challenged by Facebook marketing these days, you should know you’re not alone. In (...)

2015-04-30
Facebook users donate $10 million to Nepal

Facebook users have proven the "donate now" button on the social platform is an extraordinarily powerful tool. It has only been (...)

2015-04-29
Autodesk goes full-on Microsoft with HoloLens and 3D printing pact

Microsoft’s Build 2015 developer conference may be all about code, but that doesn’t preclude significant deals as well. Autodesk, (...)

2015-04-29
Apple is testing Analytics for the App Store

Apple today began inviting developers to a preview of a new App Analytics tool that was promised way back at WWDC last year.   A (...)

2015-04-29

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