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MacOS Mojave: What is desktop Stacks and how to use it

The desktop is a convenient place to save files. You can get to the file you need quickly; it’s right there on the desktop, and you don’t need to …

Operating Systems

Smart Entrepreneurs Use Third-Grade Words. Steve Jobs Did and You Should, Too

Billionaires like Elon Musk and Richard Branson use simple words to express complex ideas.<p>Steve Jobs once said, "Simple can be harder than complex." It's true, which is why it's hard to express your ideas simply. Anyone can write long, confusing sentences. Anyone can speak in esoteric jargon. But …

simplewords

Microsoft is bringing the SharePoint work environment to virtual reality headsets

• Tech<br>• Science<br>• Culture<br>• More<p>Tech<p>Apple<br>• Google<br>• Microsoft<br>• Apps<br>• Photography<br>• Virtual Reality<br>• Business<br>• Design<br>• AI<br>• All Tech<p>Science<p>Space<br>• Energy<br>• Health<br>• Environment<br>• All Science<p>Culture<p>Web<br>• TV<br>• Film<br>• Games<br>• Comics<br>• Music<br>• All Culture<p>Cars<p>Ride-Sharing<br>• Cars<br>• Mass Transit<br>• Aviation<br>• Rideables<br>• Autonomy<br>• All …

Virtual Reality

Head-to-head: Apple News vs. Google News on iOS

Google News has replaced Google Play Newsstand on iOS, directly competing with Apple News. Both services have their clear benefits, but which one …

Magic Design Toolbox 🧞‍: 27 New UX and UI Tools

Plus the new Prototypr Toolbox ✨<p><i>Last month we saw Sketch come to Windows (via</i> <i>Lunacy</i><i>), the emergence of an awesome design mentoring community, and</i> …

Prototyping

How to use Disk Utility in macOS to protect your sensitive data

Practically everyone has files or folders they keep on their Mac that they don't want anyone else to access. AppleInsider explains how to keep these …

We Tried To Use Storytelling in Brand Building, This is How We Did It.

“How can we grab the attention of these children, introduce our brand, and make them love it ? — when our products are not as accessible as street …

Strengthening soft skills — 5 ways to make people like working with you

Strengthening soft skills — 5 ways to make people like working with you<p>While working in a company, you might have noticed that even if you’re doing …

Apple is reportedly making a standalone VR and AR headset with two 8K displays

The headset will reportedly be available as soon as 2020<p>Apple is making a VR and AR headset that would combine both technologies and use the company’s proprietary chips, according to a report from <i>CNET</i>, citing a person familiar with the plans. The headset will reportedly arrive in 2020.<p>There’s very …

How to make your own custom Instagram Story Highlight covers

Looking to design and post your very own series of Instagram Story Highlight covers? It's easier than you may think!If you've been on Instagram …

TypeScript vs. JavaScript

What is TypeScript ?<p>On the 27th of April 2017, you wake to begin your morning routine, It’s 4:05 AM, so you don’t see it yet. No screen time till …

Intel is giving up on its smart glasses

So long, Vaunt<p>Intel has confirmed that it plans to shut down the New Devices Group (NDG) and cease development on the Vaunt smart glasses project we revealed earlier this year. The story was first reported this evening by <i>The Information</i>, which also notes that the closure will probably result in …

TAG Heuer

The Comprehensive Beginner’s Guide to JavaScript Geolocation Tracking

Combining the Google Maps JavaScript API and PubNub for realtime tracking of device location (with the bells and whistles)<p>Brought to you by …

LaCie’s New Rugged External Hard Drive Can Backup Without Computer

LaCie’s New Rugged External Hard Drive Can Backup Without Computer<p>January 8, 2018<p><b>106</b> Views <b>0</b><p>LaCie’s line of rugged hard drives can be found in the …

Send The Perfect Post-Interview Thank You Note

It would be a shame for you to have a great job interview and then to lose the job to someone else only because you didn’t send a thank-you letter!<p>You have to send a thank-you letter after every interview. You don’t have to send one after a phone interview, but you can send a polite thank-you email …

Employment

Apple explains 'Hey Siri' speaker recognition in latest Machine Learning Journal update

Apple on Monday published the latest entry into its Machine Learning Journal, explaining further nuances of the "Hey Siri" wakeword for devices like …

OLPC’s $100 laptop was going to change the world — then it all went wrong

It was supposed to be the laptop that saved the world.<p>In late 2005, tech visionary and MIT Media Lab founder Nicholas Negroponte pulled the cloth cover off a small green computer with a bright yellow crank. The device was the first working prototype for Negroponte’s new nonprofit One Laptop Per …

Bill Clinton

Flipboard on Flipboard

In pursuit of the perfect AI voice<p>Kevin Wong<p>The virtual personal assistant is romanticized in utopian portrayals of the future from <i>The Jetsons</i> to …

The Ultimate Brand Partner

Anticipating a surge in voice technology users, several consumer electronics brands have developed Skills for Alexa. Along with ensuring that their …

New ‘high definition’ vinyl promises longer playing time and louder, clearer audio

Coming in 2019<p>Austria-based startup Rebeat Innovation has just received $4.8 million in funding for a new way of manufacturing records called “high definition vinyl,” according to <i>Pitchfork</i>. The process, the patent for which was originally filed in 2016, claims to allow for records with longer …

Flipboard on Flipboard

Job search: What is the difference between a resume and a curriculum vitae?<p>If you’re on the hunt for a new job, you know the competition for …

Eight Siri features we want to see in iOS 12, macOS 10.14, watchOS 5, and tvOS 12 at WWDC 2018

Siri has grown leaps and bounds after being acquired by Apple and launching in beta on the iPhone 4S. Each iterative version of iOS has brought …

Plex’s VR movie app comes to the Gear VR

Lounge around with your friends but not actually be with them<p>In January, the popular media streaming app Plex announced a new VR app that allowed users to watch movies and TV shows on their own or together with friends in VR. It was a cool idea, though compatibility was restricted to just the …

It's time to break up with VR

Dear VR: It's not me, it's you.<p>We've had some good times, we've had some motion sickness, we've bumped into a few walls. But after giving you the benefit of the doubt for the past two years, it's time to throw in the towel. Virtual reality may yet become a massive mainstream hit, but it's not going …

First DNS Resolver

Enter your router’s gateway IP address in your browser.<p>If prompted, fill in your username and password. This information may be labeled on the router.<p>…

Microsoft releases first Windows 10 Redstone 4 preview for HoloLens

Microsoft has detailed how to install the preview via the Windows Device Recovery Tool, which you can check out here.<p>Regarding the update, here's …

Windows 10

5 Secrets To Design An Excellent UX Designer Resume and Get Hired

<b>The Bureau of Labor Statistics</b> (BLS) reports that there are three related industry positions that show exceptional promise — Software Development and …

UX Design

12 UX Designer Interview Questions to Help You Pass the Interview

Here are several typical UX designer interview questions. You are suggested to read them carefully and make advance preparation if you want to pass …

UX Design