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The Stars Of Viral Cat Videos, Animated

You will recognize these cats. You might not know their names, or even when you first saw them, but you know them.U.K. illustrator (...)

2014-04-22
Uber likely to embrace new payment methods, including cash, to grow in emerging markets

Uber is now live in 100 cities across the world, but it is likely to embrace new payment methods, including cash, in order to realize (...)

2014-04-22
Blurb teams up with Amazon for self-published photo books

Blurb, the indie publishing platform that lets photographers self-publish their books, has joined forces with Amazon, the retail (...)

2014-04-22
7 things you can do right now to protect your vision

Andrea Ayres-Deets is the Lead Writer at Crew, an invite-only network connecting short-term software projects with handpicked developers (...)

2014-04-22
10 Mac apps in 1 bundle – name your own price. Come and get them!

Mac Bundles remain a solid way to save money on top Mac apps. The latest bundle from StackSocial demonstrates that well, as you (...)

2014-04-22
Explora lets international travelers rent a Nexus 5 with 4G for $8 a day in the US

International travelers coming to the US now have a convenient option for renting a smartphone with a data plan. Explora today launched (...)

2014-04-22
Codecademy leads by example, unveiling a gorgeous redesign of its ‘learn to code’ site

With each passing year, the ability to understand and write code becomes increasingly valuable. The demand for competent developers (...)

2014-04-22
A Dartboard To Test Your Odds Of Being Murdered

A brilliant chart on Honduras murder rates doubles as a game of Russian roulette that anyone can play.Good infographics organize and (...)

2014-04-21
Internet Users Send 204 Million Emails Per Minute

A lot can happen in 60 seconds. A decent typist can write approximately 80 words, the Wright brothers can make their historical (...)

2014-04-22
Xiaomi launches two routers and a revamped set-top box, will expand to 10 more countries this year

Popular Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has been teasing a mysterious new product which looked suspiciously like an Apple Magic (...)

2014-04-22
Pause: Shuffler.fm’s awesome multimedia music magazine arrives for iPhone

Shuffler.fm, the curated music-discovery service designed to help users navigate the music shared by online publications and blogs, (...)

2014-04-22
OnePlus One is a powerhouse Android smartphone running CyanogenMod, starts from $299

OnePlus, the startup founded by former Oppo executive Pete Lau, today unveiled its first flagship smartphone. Simply called the One, (...)

2014-04-22
Why crowdfunding doesn’t work for content

Len Kendall is the founder of CentUp. Prior to starting a company he worked in PR where he helped put out fires and manage digital (...)

2014-04-21
AT&T And Chernin Group Will Invest $500 Million In Online Video Streaming Venture

The two companies previously placed an unsuccessful bid for Hulu.AT&T and the Chernin Group announced Tuesday they are jointly (...)

2014-04-21
5 signs that it may be time to ditch your CMS

Bill Beardslee is the CEO of Magnolia Americas, where he is responsible for Magnolia’s business in the Americas, tending to clients, (...)

2014-04-21
Automattic makes it easier for photobloggers to schedule posts in WordPress

If you’re a WordPress-using photo-blogger looking to save yourself some spadework, you might like this little tool developed by (...)

2014-04-21
Twitter’s MoPub will open up its native ads platform tomorrow

Twitter is to offer a native ads platform through MoPub, the mobile ad exchange it acquired in September last year. After four months (...)

2014-04-21
Bitcasa for Android now lets you stream videos and music directly to your TV with Chromecast

So-called infinite storage platform Bitcasa has quietly introduced streaming support for Google Chromecast – though only on Android (...)

2014-04-21
The science of negotiation: How entrepreneurs can learn to be powerful negotiators

Denis Duvauchelle is the CEO and co-founder of productivity app Twoodo. Negotiation is not the simple art of getting what you want, (...)

2014-04-21
Twitter’s MoPub will make its native ads platform generally available tomorrow

Twitter is to offer a native ads platform through MoPub, the mobile ad exchange it acquired in September last year. After four months (...)

2014-04-21
Lytro’s new $1,599 ‘Illum’ camera could kickstart light-field photography

Lytro is back with a new light-field camera, called the Illum, aimed at hobbyist and professional photographers alike. Unlike its (...)

2014-04-21
6.5m Twitter followers later, UberFacts takes its fascinating factoids to iPhone with a new app

What do you do when you’ve garnered 6.5 million Twitter followers through dispensing nothing but fascinating factoids? Launch an (...)

2014-04-21
1Password for Mac and iOS now makes it even easier to create and manage strong passwords

In the wake of the Heartbleed bug, many technology companies have been advising users to change their passwords. Managing them all (...)

2014-04-21
The inside story of Google Doodles: ‘A campfire for the whole world’

At the Googleplex in Mountain View sits a team within the Search Features department that creates all the Google Doodles for the whole (...)

2014-04-21
Fast Company Is Hiring An Assistant News Editor

Are you obsessed with innovation, breaking news, and social media? This might be the job for you.Fast Company is hiring an Assistant (...)

2014-04-20
Mailbird for Windows adds Spritz-like speed reader option to help you blitz unread emails

Mailbird, the desktop email client designed for Windows 8, Windows 7 and XP machines, has gained a new feature today designed to speed (...)

2014-04-21
Sleep startup Casper launches a re-engineered mattress that fits in the trunk of your car

Plenty of startups are interested in tracking your sleep, but Casper is working from the bottom up with the launch of a re-engineered (...)

2014-04-21
5 artists inspired by modern architecture

Lindsay Comstock is a New York-based writer, photographer, and editor. Her work has appeared in American Photo, PDN, Rangefinder, (...)

2014-04-21
Apple mocks Samsung with Earth Day print ad: ‘Some ideas we want every company to copy’

After launching a website and video detailing its environmental efforts, Apple has today followed up with a related newspaper advert that (...)

2014-04-21
Xiaomi simplifies its Web domain to Mi.com to appeal to an international audience

Popular Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has ambitious plans to expand beyond Asia, and as part of its efforts to do so, it (...)

2014-04-20
Why The Internet Fetishizes Old Photos

Feeling nostalgic for the past can make us optimistic about the future.Looking at historical photographs feeds our nostalgia and renders (...)

2014-04-20
Scientists Discovered A Way To Create Graphene Using Common Kitchen Tools

Just mix some graphite powder with dish soap in a blender--and voila: graphene.Graphene has been hailed as the wonder material that (...)

2014-04-20
Microsoft and Motorola Solutions sign patent licensing agreement covering Android and Chrome OS

Microsoft and Motorola Solutions today announced a patent licensing agreement that will allow the companies to share technology. While (...)

2014-04-20
Why you should build your product in public

Ryan Hoover is the co-creator of Product Hunt and EIR at Tradecraft. Visit his blog to read more about startups and product (...)

2014-04-20
Know exactly when your favorite video goes on sale with the KinoHunt app

While online video rentals have reduced the hassle of watching your favorite movies to a few clicks and swipes, keeping track of the (...)

2014-04-20
Apple touts its environmental responsibility with new website and video campaign

Apple today released a video highlighting the importance it places on environmental responsibility to go along with a new website (...)

2014-04-20
5 tips to optimize your new Twitter profile layout

This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog. Twitter is currently rolling out a profile redesign to all users, a redesign that (...)

2014-04-20
GitHub investigation finds no harassment, but president resigns due to ‘errors of judgment’

GitHub announced today the resignation of President, co-founder, and former CEO  Tom Preston-Werner following an investigation related (...)

2014-04-20
How A Supervolcano Would Disrupt International Flight

The global air traffic network may be more vulnerable to natural disasters than you realize.In April of 2010, an Icelandic volcano (...)

2014-04-20
App Config lets you configure system settings for each individual Android app

If you frequently find yourself tweaking your device settings to suit a specific app, then you might like App Config for Android. (...)

2014-04-20
Microsoft will complete its Nokia Devices and Services division acquisition on April 25

It’s been a long time coming, but Microsoft’s proposed acquisition of the Nokia Devices and Services division will be wrapped (...)

2014-04-20
Update: HTC launches the One (M8) in India but clarifies that a Google Play Edition isn’t coming after all

Update: HTC launched the One (M8) in India today but it has has clarified that a Google Play Edition of the device will not be coming (...)

2014-04-20
Nintendo’s original Game Boy is now 25 years old

On April 21, 1989, Nintendo released the original Game Boy in Japan. It was built like a brick and rendered a mixture of black and (...)

2014-04-20
Solar Walk for Android guides you through our solar system with stunning visuals

Already a roaring success on iOS and Mac, software developers Vito Technology has brought its stunning exploratory solar system app (...)

2014-04-20
Meeting Assistant’s slick meeting-management app lands on Android

Way back in February last year, we brought you news on Meeting Assistant for iPad, which we said was setting out to change the game (...)

2014-04-20
9 Apps and Resources to Learn American Sign Language

Learning to sign is easier than ever, thanks to the Internet The visual language, designed to aid the deaf or hard of hearing, is (...)

2014-04-20
Watch This Artist Transform Herself 1,064 Times, Using Body Paint

Makeup artist Elvis Schmoulianoff nods to Basquiat, Fritz Lang, and more in a stop-motion film that reveals the transformative power (...)

2014-04-17
How A 13-Year-Old Got Her Fashion Line In Nordstrom

Isabella Rose Taylor started designing clothes when she was eight years old, but it was seeking the guidance of an experienced mentor (...)

2014-04-20

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