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Infographic: Shoppers Are Researching Online Before Buying In-store, and Vice Versa

A new study is shedding light on the shopping habits of consumers who research products online but then go to the store to buy them.<p>More than half of …

Uber ‘Express POOL’ offers the cheapest fare if you’ll walk a little

Uber’s found a way to shave another 25 percent or so off the price of a ride. Uber Express POOL asks you to walk up to a few blocks to your pickup and destination before and after the ride in exchange for the cheapest fare out of all of Uber’s options.<p>The feature dynamically generates “smart spots” …

This innovation center is revolutionizing the way we take medication — and it’s already changing lives

The healthcare industry is using big pools of data to identify potential problems before they occur. It's one of the clearest examples of how data is being used to make the world a better place.<p>Express Scripts is right at the forefront of this predictive technology, with a comprehensive innovation …

The Next Billion-Dollar Startups 2017

Every year for the past three, Forbes has gone looking for 25 young U.S. companies with a strong shot at reaching a valuation of $1 billion or more. Last year’s list included hot companies like the crowdfunding site GoFundMe, online retailer Boxed and innovative home seller OpenDoor. This year, …

Startups

10 Social-Media Trends to Prepare for in 2018

Powerful social-media trends affecting both users and brands are strengthening and accelerating.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the past year, a number of significant stories involved social media: Facebook lured Snapchat users to Instagram, the president …

Social Media

Google announces the winning apps of the 2017 Material Design Awards

Back in June, Google for the first time opened its Material Design Awards to self-nomination. In its third year, Google’s goal is to award apps on Android, iOS, and web that best follow its design principles. Google has announced 2017’s four winners, along with a new trophy design.<p>Google has been …

Facebook Is Making Its Biggest Play to Improve Brand Safety, but Is It Enough to Gain Marketers’ Trust?

For the past year, Facebook has been dogged by a stream of concerns from marketers about measurement and transparency issues plaguing the platform’s …

20 things I learned by reading about UX this year – UX Collective

What Is Atomic Web Design and Do I Need It?

Web designers may use a number of techniques, approaches and philosophies while creating compelling and engaging digital interfaces. Each designer …

Top 3 UI Techniques That Users Hate Most

This curated column is authored by software developer & UXThe post Top 3 UI Techniques That Users Hate Most appeared first on iamwire.

This New Data Will Make You Rethink How You Write Headlines | Inc.com

Every day, people are working really hard to create quality content. But then they shoot themselves in the foot by slapping on some crappy headline onto that great content.<p>It's mind blowing!<p>Your headlines shouldn't be an afterthought.<p>Content that has a catchy headline is more likely to be clicked …

Infographics

Venture capitalist Marc Andreessen explains how AI will change the world

Recent breakthroughs in artificial intelligence and machine learning are enabling computers to understand the world and respond intelligently to it. Google is already embracing these technologies for Android, but they’re poised to have bigger implications, touching everything from drones to medical …

Artificial Intelligence

The Best UX

It can be intimidating to get into user experience, but don’t fear: there’s plenty of help around. To help you navigate that sea of information, we …

UX Design

Use These 100 Design Websites To Jumpstart Your Creativity

The web is an incredible place. In less than 30 years it completely changed the world connecting and empowering people. One of the biggest benefits it brings is an endless inspiration for any field you can imagine.<p>As a creative entrepreneur, I am constantly looking for inspiration. I love reading …

Graphic Design

What Goes Into The Cost Of UX Design

Not unlike design itself, the cost of a user experience designer can be a bit of an abstract concept. The business tangibles of UX work – timelines, …

Microinteractions to Help Improve UX

As your users spend time on your website, they are constantly interacting with its features – and some of those small interactions matter more than …

UI Design

8 DIY SEO Tips to Optimize Your Mobile Marketing

Mobile SEO is the single most important marketing factor for the typical local business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Mobile online marketing is now synonymous with online marketing. More users consistently use mobile devices today than connected ones. In late 2016, …