Patricia Antelles

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10 ways to beef up your LinkedIn profile

LinkedIn has become the preeminent platform for professionals.<p>What started as a simple networking and job search tool has blossomed into an essential …

Marketing

Skype finally gets call recording feature

It’s been almost 15 years since Skype launched and soon you’ll be able record calls on the app. What a time to be alive.<p>Skype used to be the monarch of video calls, but it has fallen behind its competitors in recent years. One reason for this is the shoddy updates and lack of features we now take …

Apps

Why Snapchat Matters to the Future of Augmented Reality

It certainly has not been an easy year for Snap Inc. and Snapchat. Snap’s stock has taken a beating since going public in March 2017. The company …

Augmented Reality

Going Through This Exercise Will Land You Amazing Images of the Night Sky

For an outdoor photographer, images of the night sky or milky way are a bit of a panacea. It's easy to get average images, but those exceptional …

Landscape Photography

Goodbye Photoshop! This Is the Easy Way to Cut out a Subject

Since the beginning of my adventure into photography, Photoshop has been the go-to tool for cutting out a subject and creating complex masks. With …

Tutorials

These 20 pictures will teach you more than reading 100 books

“Art isn’t only a painting. Art is anything that’s creative, passionate, and personal. An artists is someone who uses bravery, insight, creativity, …

Motivation

News: Leap Motion Concept Videos Imagine a World Where Augmented Reality & VR Merge

The shifting sands of immersive computing, currently fluctuating between augmented reality and virtual reality, can be hard to navigate if you're …

Augmented Reality

How to prepare your Mac for an upgrade to a new MacBook Pro

Apple today updated its MacBook Pro lineup, bringing Intel’s 8th generation processors, True Tone display, a third-generation butterfly keyboard and more to the 13- and 15-inch notebooks. If you’re going to be upgrading, follow along for how to get ready to switch to a new MacBook Pro.<p>Particularly …

MacBook Pro

Amazon is going to partner with HTC and sell Viveport VR apps

<i>This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here.</i><p>Amazon partnered with HTC to begin selling Viveport VR apps on its online store in the next few weeks, according …

eCommerce

10 ways to beef up your LinkedIn profile

LinkedIn has become the preeminent platform for professionals.What started as a simple networking and job search tool has blossomed into an essential …

Public Relations

Seven Excel Tricks You Need To Start Using

Image: iStock<p>Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don't see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and …

Analytics

How to Use the New Photos App Features in iOS 12

In iOS 12, Apple has introduced some new features to the Photos app that aim to make it easier for you to search, share, and enjoy your photo collection. Here's how to make the most of them.<p>The most prominent addition in the Photos app is a new <b>For You</b> tab, which replaces the old Memories and Shared …

Apps

The latest Tilt Brush tool is a game-changer for VR artists

Google's Tilt Brush is one of the best VR painting apps for the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. Since its release in 2016, artists have drawn magnificent ships, jaw-dropping mountain ranges and imaginative fight scenes in immersive 3D. Most of the app's brushes, however, mimic the real world with flat, …

Virtual Reality

The secret to connecting designers and developers

Spoiler alert: It has to do with design systems.The post The secret to connecting designers and developers appeared first on InVision Blog.

UX Design

Storyboards Help Visualize UX Ideas

<b>Summary:</b> Visual representations of UX stories capture attention, provide clarity, and inspire us to take action.<br>Storytelling plays a large role in …

UX Design

Critically Acclaimed VR Studio Penrose Secures 10M Series A

Penrose Studios, the narrative VR content shop responsible for the critically acclaimed <i>Allumette</i> (free on Steam) and <i>Arden’s Wake</i> (featuring academy award winning actress Alicia Vikander) announced today it has closed a 10M series A round round of financing, led by TransLink Capital.<p>In addition to …

Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality Therapy Edges Out Fear of Heights

THURSDAY, July 12, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Too terrified to scale a mountain peak or travel to the top floor of a skyscraper? Does even the sight of …

Mental Health

VR therapy may reduce fear of heights: Study

london, July 12 (IANS) If you are acrophobic or are scared of heights, then taking automated virtual reality (VR) based psychological therapy may …

Virtual Reality

Hopeless with Foreign Languages? This Virtual Reality App Could Change That

A new virtual reality app uses physical motion and meaningful context to help users learn a foreign language.<p>Verbal communication, from the way we …

Virtual Reality

Swift Top 10 Articles for the Past Month (v.July 2018)

For the past month<b>,</b> we ranked nearly 900 Swift articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career (0.9% chance).<p>Topics in this …

Top 10

Building a Decentralised Blog

Before starting my new job at Tessian (for which I am very excited), I want to focus on some projects that I've been working on in my free time. I'll …

Software Development

Get your gig: Here are the 9 best sites to visit for freelance or contract work

<b>Question:</b> Hi Steve. Everyone says the economy is so great and that this is the era of the “gig economy.” Well, if that’s the case, where are all the gigs? I left my comfortable (but boring) job a year ago and have yet to fill my dance card with paying clients. – Jessica<p><b>Answer:</b> Let me share a little …

Small Business

5 Reasons Why the iPad Beats the Surface Go

Microsoft has come for Apple's tablet crown with the $399 Surface Go. I hate to break it to Microsoft, though: I don't think this device can be the …

Laptops

How to use Drag and Drop on iPad

Drag and drop can help your iPad become a productivity powerhouse. Here's how to use it.Drag and drop was one of the big additions for iPad in iOS …

Apps

How to Use Google Assistant on the iPhone and iPad

Siri isn't the only voice assistant available on iOS. Here's how to set up and use the Google Assistant on iPhone and iPad.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Google Assistant

Sonos speakers now work with AirPlay 2, control Apple Music with Siri

Great news for Sonos customers: AirPlay 2 has arrived. This makes compatible Sonos speakers the first third-party AirPlay 2 speakers to hit the market, and support is being added retroactively through a free software update.<p>This means you can use Sonos speakers to play audio from iTunes on the Mac …

Smart TV

Apple is reportedly upgrading most of its Mac lineup this fall, including the Mac mini

Along with bigger Apple Watches, bezel-less iPads, and the long-awaited launch of AirPower<p>Apple supply chain analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of TF International Securities has published his research note of predictions for Apple’s fall lineup — and it’s a doozy, via <i>9to5Mac</i>.<p>It has been 1,364 days since Apple …

Mobile Technology

Heirs can access Facebook account of deceased relatives: German court

BERLIN (Reuters) - Heirs in Germany have the right to access the Facebook accounts of their deceased relatives, a court said in a landmark privacy ruling on Thursday, saying a social media account can be inherited in the same way as letters.<p>The Federal Court of Justice in Karlsruhe ruled that the …

Privacy

Instagram adds the questions sticker, a new way to poll your friends

Increasing engagement at all costs<p>In October, Instagram added a polling feature to its ephemeral stories. Today, the company is introducing a new twist on polling with the questions sticker, which lets your friends submit questions for you to answer in a subsequent story post. Instagram says it’s …

Polling

Here Are 10 Lightroom Tips You Really Should Know, According to Peter McKinnon

Lightroom tutorials are a well you can return to again and again because there’s so much to learn about this complex and crucial imaging program. …

Tutorials