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Google announces the next Project ARA modular phone event and we get a video of the prototype booting up

The Project Ara modular phone is exciting, but taking a while to actually come to market. It turns out creating a phone with developer-created (...)

2014-10-29
Yummly now serves up recipe suggestions based on time, location, weather and more

Recipe search platform Yummly has introduced interesting new personalization features to its iPhone and iPad app. Launched back in (...)

2014-10-29
The guide to crafting an amazing online portfolio

This is the third of a series on "The Guide to Your Online Portfolio," and has been brought to you by Squarespace. Create exceptional (...)

2014-10-29
HP introduces the quirky Sprout all-in-one computer with a built in projector and 3D scanner

HP is ditching the keyboard and mouse today with it’s quirky new computer: the HP Sprout. At its core its a touch-enabled Windows (...)

2014-10-29
Bitstrips turns its cartoon avatars into emoji stickers with new Bitmoji app

Bitstrips, the personalized cartoon app that people love to hate but secretly kind of love, today launched a new app, Bitmoji, that (...)

2014-10-29
How Nara Found The Restaurant Supernodes

A small cluster of restaurants are connected to the majority of the other restaurants in cities like New York and San Francisco.Nara (...)

2014-10-28
15 Vines that show an unexpected turn of events

Many award-winning films lend their greatness to twist endings. Stories that are too predictable are often less interesting, so (...)

2014-10-28
10 ingredients that concoct a subconsciously addictive mobile app

Gal Shvebish is the VP Products at MOBurst, a global mobile marketing agency helping first tier startups and brands grow their mobile (...)

2014-10-28
Google announces a futuristic nanoparticle project that could detect cancer in your blood

Google unveiled a futuristic project today at the WSJD Live conference that could someday embed nanoparticles in your bloodstream (...)

2014-10-28
Twitter and Wikipedia are co-hosting a language hackathon on November 1

Twitter and Wikipedia are well known global entities on the Web, and as such the two brands have announced a co-organized hackathon (...)

2014-10-28
Google launches Google Fit app for Android, capturing all your fitness data in one place

Back in June, Google Fit was unveiled to the world, promising a platform to help people track their fitness goals. It’s essentially (...)

2014-10-28
How to correct a social media blunder

This post is part of a new series titled “Business Social,” and is brought to you by Hootsuite.There is an old adage that any (...)

2014-10-28
Grooveshark gets into events with Grooveshark Presents, a new crowdsourced concert initiative

Music streaming service Grooveshark today announced a live concert series called “Grooveshark Presents.” With the initiative, (...)

2014-10-28
iPod Classic was killed because because Apple couldn’t get the parts ‘anywhere on Earth’

Speaking at the WSJ.D conference today in Laguna Beach, California, Apple CEO Tim Cook responded to an audience member’s complaint (...)

2014-10-28
Solving the mobile money problem in the Philippines

Luis Buenaventura is Head of Product at Satoshi Citadel Industries, a Bitcoin startup operating out of the Philippines. It’s (...)

2014-10-27
Customer segmentation and personalization: How to combine 2 powerful techniques

David Arnoux is Head of Growth and co-founder of Twoodo, helping teams organize using simple #hashtags. This post originally appeared (...)

2014-10-27
YouTube Space arrives in Brazil’s São Paulo, its fifth video-production hub globally

Adding to its existing studios in LA, Tokyo, New York and London, Google is launching a new YouTube Space in the Brazilian city of (...)

2014-10-27
Microsoft brings WebRTC closer to Internet Explorer for easier Skype calls in the browser

Today Skype announced that it has begun work with the W3c (World Wide Web Consortium) and the IETF (Internet Engineering Task Force) to (...)

2014-10-27
Shareaholic: Facebook still drives the most traffic, but Pinterest is a contender

Today, social discovery and sharing platform Shareaholic released its quarterly report detailing traffic stats from eight of (...)

2014-10-27
Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi reveals plans for an Indian data center in 2015

Xiaomi, the Beijing, China-based electronics company said today that it plans to open a data center in India soon. Just days after (...)

2014-10-27
Amazon’s crowdsourced publishing program, Kindle Scout, is now open for voting

With Kindle Scout, Amazon’s taking a 21st century approach to publishing, letting readers nominate which books progress to funding. (...)

2014-10-27
Beyond Siri, Google Now and Cortana: What is the future of virtual assistants?

Dr Chris Brauer is a Senior Lecturer and Director of the MSc Management of Innovation programme and the Centre for Creative and Social (...)

2014-10-27
8 ways to delight and reward your email subscribers

Brian Honigman is a marketing consultant, speaker and a freelance writer. This post originally appeared on the Jumplead blog. A lot (...)

2014-10-25
Creatic lets you crowdshare presets to build unique images

Most artists rely on their imagination to generate fresh creative concepts. But for times when the right side of the brain fails to (...)

2014-10-24
National park or bird? Flickr knows for sure

While the folks at Flickr would seem to have their work cut out for them — having just released a brand new iPad app chief among (...)

2014-10-24
Google Skybox For Good gives non-profits access to real-time satellite imagery

Real-time satellite imagery company Skybox, which was acquired by Google back in August, announced today that it will be making imagery (...)

2014-10-24
23 seldom-used ideas for how to utilize Twitter lists

This post originally appeared on the Twitter tips, whether for experts, you’ve likely come across the common advice to use Twitter (...)

2014-10-24
10 awesome beer label designs: Go party

Doug Levy is staff copywriter and editor for the Shutterstock blog. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog (...)

2014-10-24
Bitly says links are no longer blocked, blames Google Safebrowsing

Update: Bitly says that the root of the problem was Google Safebrowsing, a service provided by the internet giant to browsers such (...)

2014-10-24
Do you think like an entrepreneur?

Ilya Pozin is a serial entrepreneur, writer, and investor. He is the founder of online video entertainment platform Pluto.TV, social (...)

2014-10-24
Clueless about social media? Here are 17 clues for getting started

Barry Feldman is a content marketing consultant, copywriter, social media advisor and more. This post has been adapted from an (...)

2014-10-24
Google’s Sundar Pichai to become head of product amid major staff reshuffling

According to a report by Recode, Google CEO Larry Page sent a staff memo denoting some major changes at Google HQ, including handing (...)

2014-10-23
Lessons from David Ogilvy’s contrarian management advice

Gregory Ciotti is Help Scout‘s resident content marketer. He also gets nerdy about behavioral psychology at Sparring Mind. This (...)

2014-10-23
Google’s Nest acquires home automation hub Revolv

Nest announced today that it has acquired Revolv, the maker of a hub device for controlling your smart home appliances. As part of (...)

2014-10-23
Hands-on with Basepro, a laptop stand with a built-in hard drive

Using laptops for our daily work keeps us highly mobile, but it does so at the sacrifice of hard drive storage and ergonomics. Crowdfunding (...)

2014-10-23
How 21 big tech companies got their names

The expression ‘what’s in a name’ – or the slightly more poetic ‘a rose by any other name’ – means, essentially, that (...)

2014-10-23
Apple’s iTunes download sales have fallen sharply in 2014, reports the WSJ

Apple’s acquisition of Beats Electronics and the associated Beats Music subscription service may have raised eyebrows in some quarters, (...)

2014-10-23
Amazon snuck an app store into its main Android app over a month ago

Amazon’s Appstore doesn’t have nearly the same popularity on Android as Google’s own offering does. Besides the fact that many (...)

2014-10-23
How the design team behind ‘Destiny’ built their immersive worlds

Alexander Huls is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Esquire and other publications. (...)

2014-10-23
Tech conference bingo

Mention of the cloud – check! Mention of big data – yep. Someone wearing Google Glass – of course… Tech conferences are so (...)

2014-10-23
Scientists Experiment With... Robotic Bacteria?

A team at MIT has begun work on microscopic bacteria-like robot which can be injected into the human body.MIT researchers are researching (...)

2014-10-23
4 great TNW Deals for designers and developers

We’ve got a bunch of amazing offers for designers and developers, to ease your workflow, help you engage your customers and also (...)

2014-10-23
5 steps to finding a winning brand name

Olga Steidl is the Growth manager at Linko. Earlier this year, we faced a surprise hurdle. Due to a conflicting trademark in the US (...)

2014-10-23
Voice brings customizable online polls to publishers

Launching in early 2013, we called Poutch a Quora for polls, as not only did it let you ask the community a question with multiple (...)

2014-10-23
Bitcasa pulls the plug on infinite storage and gives users 3 weeks to migrate files to new system

Bitcasa is a cloud storage startup that promised to bring infinite storage to your desktop, finally arriving out of beta in February (...)

2014-10-23
After its $170m Fire Phone writedown, Amazon.com redesign shines a light on Amazon hardware

If you arrived at Amazon today and noticed things look a little different, well, you’re not the only one. It seems the internet (...)

2014-10-23
Google Forms gets more features with an add-on store

Google Forms is one of of the most popular ways for people to create invite lists and surveys for free, but so far its toolset has (...)

2014-10-22
Apple unleashes TestFlight to all iOS developers and beta testers

The beta testing app TestFlight has been helping developers quickly and easily add new testers to an app. The service is so useful (...)

2014-10-22

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