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The State of UX in 2017 – UX Collective

The uxdesign.cc team has seen a lot this year: 48 issues published, 576 links curated, and sent to 98,381 designers around the world every week. When …

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A startup that wants to transform insurance 'beyond recognition' has added $33 million to its war chest

First spotted by CB Insights' filing tracker, the quiet raise that closed in November is the opposite of the company's splashy debut last year.<p>In December 2015, the insurance startup raised $13 million in seed funding — the largest ever seed investment by legendary Silicon Valley firm Sequoia …

Cybersecurity accelerator gives startups the chance to work with GCHQ spy agency

A new government scheme designed to help protect the UK from cyberattacks has been launched.<p>Some of the UK's top security startups are being invited …

Dropshare helps you share files securely using a service you control

There’s a plethora of apps out there for sharing your screenshots and files with the world, like Cloudup and Droplr, but what if you’re not sold on the idea of trusting a <i>company</i> with your files?<p>Dropshare for OS X makes uploading and sharing your own files easy. Instead of hosting on a shared …

Microsoft Appears To Pre-Announce Its Purchase Of Email Startup Acompli

Whoops. Welcome to literal <i>fait accompli</i>.<p>A short, unfinished blog listed as written by Microsoft corporate vice president Rajesh Jha hit the RSS wires earlier today. Here’s what it looked like:<p>It led to the following URL: http://blogs.microsoft.com/blog/2014/11/25/microsoft-acquires-acompli/.<p>In case …

This Is the Simplest Company Logo Generator You'll Ever Use

If you’re somewhat lacking in design skills but really need a logo and a name to get your business up and running, there are a few tools out there that can help you. Last week, we brought you a surprisingly useful business name generator and this time around we’re looking at Withoomph’s logo …

Building A Better Version Of Capitalism Is A Massive Startup Opportunity

Why, on a philosophical level, has Facebook been so staggeringly successful? A startup that swelled into a multi billion dollar revenue generating business in a relatively short span of years, one which continues to attract billions of users every month?<p>According to writer and philosopher Alain de …

Intel paying up after allegedly 'manipulating' benchmarks 15 years ago

Once upon a time, Intel's processors didn't dominate AMD. In fact, AMD's Athlon processors were mighty competitive, enough so that Intel allegedly "manipulated" its Pentium 4 benchmark scores in the early 2000s to mask the performance gap. Intel denies those claims, but nevertheless, you're …

The 2 biggest emerging opportunities in cryptocurrency

A few interesting bits of cryptocurrency news were announced within the past week. First, a team and project near and dear to me, Blockstream, publicly launched with a white paper for the first time rigorously documenting sidechains. Second, Oliver Bussmann, CIO of UBS, publicly stated “blockchain …