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Burton Snowboards Goes Full-Tracking-Shot In Slick New Web Series Teaser

Think it’s too early for thoughts of snow? One look at this Burton Presents [Snowboarding] teaser might change your mind. (...)

2013-08-14
Woman In Tech Gets Tired Of Explaining Herself, Creates This Hilarious Slideshow

Terri Oda is a mathematician who has been teaching Computer Science for seven years. She gets very frustrated when people argue that (...)

2013-08-14
Facebook blames recent third-party app outage on botched malware sweep

Facebook has just revealed some details on an issue that occurred with some developer applications accidentally going offline. In (...)

2013-08-14
Don’t blame social networks for bullying. Young people need guidance to live a happy life online

I had that conversation again. The one where I’m asked if the Internet is a safe place for children, or whether the creators of (...)

2013-08-14
Google again disables Microsoft’s YouTube app for Windows Phone

Oops. Earlier this week, Microsoft released an updated version of its YouTube app for Windows Phone after working with Google to resolve (...)

2013-08-14
Livefyre launches Native Ad Platform, hopes to become the DoubleClick of social ads

Social media curation and conversation platform Livefyre announced today the launch of its native ad solution that will turn users’ (...)

2013-08-14
These Musical Cubes Remix The Way We Play With One Another

Interacting with others can be so stressful for children with autism that many prefer to play by themselves. Big thinkers have used (...)

2013-08-14
CNN’s Redesign Will Color Code News, Like A “Mood Ring”

CNN’s "breaking news" has never been more colorful. If you were one of the millions of viewers who helplessly tuned into (...)

2013-08-14
Infographic: Analyze Hitchcock With This Statistical Breakdown of His Movies

The Guardian celebrates what would have been Alfred Hitchcock’s 114th birthday with an deep look at some data mined from (...)

2013-08-14
Use personalized marketing emails? Here’s how to personalize your website and social presence too

This post comes courtesy of HubSpot. You can read more posts like it at the HubSpot blog. Companies have been personalizing emails (...)

2013-08-14
Designer Paula Scher Weighs In On The Jane Austen Banknote

Is the design of the UK’s forthcoming--and loaded--Jane Austen note a pound wise or foolish? We tend not to think much (...)

2013-08-14
An Online Retrospective Shows Why Braun Still Matters

Das Programm is a digital catalog of gadgets by the likes of the legendary Dieter Rams. And if you really like something, you can (...)

2013-08-14
Help Judge These Amazing Artworks—Created By Chimps

Six chimpanzees from around the country have bravely entered an art contest to win prizes for their home sanctuaries, and they (...)

2013-08-14
Mynd: A Free Scheduling App That Is Way More Than A Calendar

Mynd breaks down your day into people, places, tasks, and locations. Several months back, we looked at an iOS app called NeverLate. (...)

2013-08-14
This “Hyperlapse Postcard” Makes You Want to Go to Georgia

Using a sophisticated video technique, this celebration of Georgia is a marvel. Technology continues making the world smaller (...)

2013-08-14
Whoops – Google botches Indian flag colors on Indian Independence Day

Google will often give its famous logo a makeover in honor of national holidays, and today was no exception. In honor of Indian Independence (...)

2013-08-14
App.net, the project to build a better social network, turns one

App.net, the ad-free social network founded by Dalton Caldwell, celebrates its first birthday today and the quest to build a better, (...)

2013-08-14
Finally a legitimate academic study finds Facebook does indeed make people sadder

Maybe you already knew this from your own experiences, but a newly-published academic study from the University of Michigan (via The (...)

2013-08-14
Awkward startup advice: Circle co-founder recommends shrooms for a reality check

Startups, don’t try this one at home. Speaking with Business Insider, Evan Reas, the co-founder of hyper-local social networking (...)

2013-08-14
Using Facebook makes you sad, according to a new study

Maybe you already knew this from your own experiences, but a newly-published academic study from the University of Michigan (via The (...)

2013-08-14
eBay launches “My Gadgets”, an easy way to catalog, value and one day sell your gadgets

Today, online auction marketplace eBay launched a new product called “My Gadgets” that it says will let users catalog the tech (...)

2013-08-14
"The Shazam for Wine" Lets You Buy Vino By Snapping Its Label

As is often the case with alcohol, a wine you enjoy today might not be remembered tomorrow. Considered the Shazam for wine, Drync (...)

2013-08-13
Chegg, The "Netflix For Textbooks," Looks To Raise $150 Million In IPO

Chegg, the online hub that offers students an array of resources from textbook rentals to homework help, has made public its intent (...)

2013-08-13
Audi’s App Turns Your iPhone Into An Interactive User’s Manual

Not a gear head? No problem. Audi’s new app can define over 300 parts of your car through your camera, so long as you drive (...)

2013-08-13
Google Search will soon tap your Gmail, Calendar and Google+ accounts for personalized results

Google has announced plans to begin pulling information from your Gmail, Google Calendar and Google+ accounts to serve up personalized (...)

2013-08-13
10 tips for social video success

This post was originally published on the Hootsuite blog. Social media and storytelling are a match made for marketers. As consumers (...)

2013-08-13
Robert Downey Jr. Anchors $1 Billion, Acronym-Based HTC Campaign

What does HTC stand for? Whatever you want, according to RDJ in this new campaign from the phone manufacturer. HTC: What does (...)

2013-08-13
Kickstarting: An Elegant 19th-Century Lens That Syncs With Any Modern Camera

Lomography wants to bring back the Petzval lens, a pioneering piece of hardware for commercial photography. Consider the darlings (...)

2013-08-13
The New York Times’ website and mobile apps are offline due to ‘technical difficulties’

The New York Times is having a bad Wednesday as its website and mobile apps have gone offline. In a tweet, the company said it was (...)

2013-08-13
Google sends out ‘Wallet activated on a new device’ notifications in error

Some Google Wallet users have received email notifications informing them that they’d activated Wallet on a new device, even though (...)

2013-08-13
It’s easy to scope out sales leads on Twitter with SocialBro’s new Salesforce and Nimble integration

SocialBro, the highly useful Twitter management tool, has rolled out an update today aimed at making it easier to scope out business (...)

2013-08-13
Twitter’s testing out ‘Trending’ TV, have you got it on your timeline yet?

Some Twitter users have awoken to find that their activity streams are filled with a new ‘Trending’ TV box as the social network (...)

2013-08-13
Why 80 Percent Of Your Emails Are A Total Waste

If the execs at your company are pouring out emails, the organization will soon be drowning––or so reports the Wall Street (...)

2013-08-13
Can Good Graphic Design Help The Homeless?

A new project replaces the handwritten signs of homeless people with eye-catching recreations, but maybe the graphic design isn’t (...)

2013-08-13
See The Worst Videos From BoooTube, A Showcase Of Everything Wrong With The Internet, Life In General

Boootube is a depository for the most downvoted videos on YouTube, and everything you will find there is absolutely terrible. (...)

2013-08-13
Why Are We Still Plugging In Our iPhones?

Wireless charging has been around for years, so why hasn’t it become the standard? In January of 2009, the now-defunct (...)

2013-08-13
Man With OCD Performs Love Poem About OCD Whilst Exhibiting OCD Symptoms

Neil Hilborn stole this year’s Rustbelt Regional Poetry Slam with a haunting ode to a love as true as his battle with Obsessive (...)

2013-08-13
How The Makers Of “Americans In Bed” Captured Intimacy On Camera

Filmmaker Philippa Robinson discusses the art of getting people to open up on camera. For Philippa Robinson, the idea of filming (...)

2013-08-13
Pangea Redrawn With Today’s Political Boundaries

Once, the earth was comprised of a supercontinent called Pangea. So what would that continent look like if it had the political (...)

2013-08-13
“I’m With Phil” Trailer Shows How A Quirky Internet Stunt Became Meaningful

A documentary shows how dozens of people named Phil Campbell helped rebuild the tornado-ravaged town of Phil Campbell, Alabama. (...)

2013-08-13
On View: Ghostly X-Rays Of NASA Spacesuits

The Smithsonian’s Suited for Space exhibit is a highly exposed showcase of astronaut garb and gear. The U.S. lunar landing (...)

2013-08-13
This Panoramic View Of Tokyo Is The Second-Largest Photo Ever

Photographer Jeffrey Martin has produced an image of Tokyo that’s too large to comprehend. Really, try it. Jeffrey Martin (...)

2013-08-13
No, Google did not say that there is no privacy in Gmail

Earlier on Tuesday, Google was quoted by Consumer Watchdog, RT.com (Russia Today) and Gizmodo as having argued in a legal motion that (...)

2013-08-13
Watch: With Cyborg Instruments, Dancers Turn Movement Into Music

Robotic exoskeletons never moved so gracefully. One is a glowing exoskeleton spine, while another looks like a pair of cyborg (...)

2013-08-13
You can now now take a behind the scenes tour of Google Maps’ most epic street view shoots

Google has put up several behind the scenes looks at the making of Street View collections for noteworthy locations like the world’s (...)

2013-08-13
While We Await Hyperloop, Take a Virtual Robot Tour of Italy With San Pellegrino

A new effort from SanPellegrino gives users the chance to spend "Three Minutes In Italy" via telepresence robot tour. The village (...)

2013-08-12
For $15, This Service Will Deliver A Quick Design Fix

Design crowdsourcing website 99designs is launching a new service called Swiftly. And $15 buys any quick design fix that an entrepreneur, (...)

2013-08-12
Infographic: 4,000 Years Of Human History Captured In One Retro Chart

In 1931, John B. Sparks distilled human civilization into a single chart. Even today, it’s great infographic design. If (...)

2013-08-12

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