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You can now buy a fitness tracker from Withings that’s also a gorgeous $450 wristwatch

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>The most expensive consumer fitness tracker going on sale this year is a fancy wristwatch — not a smartwatch — and it will …

Facebook introduces free push notification testing in the arms race to win app creators

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Facebook<p>Facebook’s latest move to court developers involves the most irritating of app functions: Push …

Check Out The Earliest Work Of Apple's Design God, Jony Ive

At one point, he was just a young British designer trying to get by.<p>However, Ive was a precocious design talent, and from a young age, he was racking up awards for his design work.<p>Leander Kahney's, <i>JONY IVE, The Genius Behind Apple's Greatest Products,</i> which is now out in paperback sheds new light …

Ruin porn and green preservation: why are dilapidated sites of the past so exciting?

As our technologies for imagining the buildings of the future become more advanced, architects are becoming more equipped in adapting structures that …

Green Buildings

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Happiness

Moment Photo Series by Wolfgang Hildebrand

Selected images from the “Moment” photo series by Wolfgang Hildebrand.<p>In 30 large format works, German photographer Wolfgang Hildebrand creates …

Will This Successfully-Kickstarted "Air Umbrella" Turn Out to Be the Real Deal for 2015?

Industrial design student Quentin Debaene's Dyson-Powered Invisible Umbrella concept generated strong interest when we showed it to you last year. …

In the Details: Turning Standard Copper Tubing Into a Gaudi-esque Console Table (with a Little Help From the Brooklyn Bridge)

I first stumbled upon TJ Volonis's work while attending the Fiercely Made design show last month in Brooklyn. Standing at 30 inches tall and 60 …

The Shellshock command security flaw isn't really fixed yet

Don't get too comfy just because companies are rolling out patches for the Shellshock security bug -- as it turns out, even updated websites and devices remain at risk. Developers are reporting that they can still run any code they like (and thus hijack systems) through the bash command shell …

How I plan to incorporate iOS 8 and an iPhone 6 Plus into my workflow

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Tom Krazit/Gigaom<p>A week after iOS 8 was released I feel like a dog let loose from his electric collar. Before …

Taking A Ride With The Luminox P-38 Valjoux Automatic 9461 Chronograph

Luminox is best known for their no-nonsense three-handed quartz models with unique Tritium tubes on the hands. These amazingly bright and compact watches are popular with military and police. But what about WWII era fighter pilots? Who will build a watch for them? Now the company has their back.<p>The …

What $1 Million Won’t Buy You

What’s the value of talent today in Silicon Valley? This year, a startup with revenues of $10 million wanted to find a new chief executive following its Series B raise and offered $450,000 in compensation (5% of revenues). Another startup, quickly growing and approaching an IPO, did a search for a …

Sony's PlayStation Home to Close in the USA

You know that PlayStation Home feature on your PlayStation 3 that you never used? After years of little traction, Sony has announced that it’s closing the virtual world in the USA and Europe on March 31, 2015.<p>This follows last month’s announcement of Home’s planned closure in Asia. Sony blames “a …

For Larry Ellison’s Oracle, the Cloud Beckons

The company will offer its database as a cloud service.<p>Business software giant Oracle kicks off its massive OpenWorld conference in San Francisco tonight with a keynote address by founder and newly named CTO Larry Ellison.<p>It will be Ellison’s first public appearance since a managerial shift …

Over 4 million people pre-ordered the iPhone 6 on the first day

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Tom Krazit/Gigaom<p>If you stayed up late to preorder the latest iPhone on Friday, September 12, you weren’t alone: Apple …