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Sun, sand and serious challenges: creating the Forza 7 Dubai track

Gamers playing <b>Forza Motorsport 7</b> will notice that their car handles a bit differently on the new Dubai track compared with other courses.<p>That’s …

Huawei mocks the iPhone X after failed Face ID demo

Apple media events are notoriously fine tuned and well-rehearsed, and more often than not, they go off without a hitch. Last week’s iPhone X event, …

The guy who started DJI becomes Asia's youngest tech billionaire

As recreational drone popularity takes off, so has the wealth of DJI founder Frank Wang Tao, whose company is the world's biggest consumer drone …

List-Worthy

The Xbox One X probably isn't for you

Unless you have a really big 4K TV<p>As product pitches go, “the world’s most powerful console” is pretty straightforward. And in the case of the Xbox One X, it’s unambiguously true. Microsoft has built a potent powerhouse of a machine that outstrips its predecessors and competitors in capability.<p>The …

Editorial & Graphic Design: Everyone, El Salvador

The mighty folks from Toronto-based Underline Studio have partnered with the Salvadoran human rights organization, Asociación Pro-Búsqueda. To create …

Spotify is coming to the Xbox One

Spotify is planning to release an Xbox One app soon. Pictures of Microsoft’s Larry Hryb (Major Nelson) testing a Spotify app for Xbox One were spotted on Reddit earlier this week, fuelling speculation that a real Spotify Xbox app is on the way. Sources familiar with Spotify and Microsoft’s plans …

Xbox One X Will Help Grow The Industry, Ubisoft CEO Says

One of the biggest storylines in gaming this year is Microsoft's Xbox One X. The super-powerful $500 console launches in November, and Ubisoft believes it could have a big impact on the industry overall. Speaking to GameSpot, CEO Yves Guillemot started off by saying Assassin's Creed: Origins, which …

Introduction to Node.js cloud deployment

When you want to test in a real production environment instead of using your computer as a server and for the deployment of your Node.js application …

The Tesla Model 3 interior doesn't look like any car you've ever seen

One 15-inch touchscreen panel — and that’s it<p>Tesla finally delivered the first 30 units of the Model 3 this past evening, and now that the production version of the company’s mass-market electric car is out in the wild, one key detail has finally been confirmed: the interior is going to look unlike …

Hanzi: New Design Documentary on Chinese Typography

Font designers: Imagine tackling 10,000-plus characters<p>Muris is the creative studio behind <i>Design & Thinking</i> and <i>Maker</i>, documentaries about design …

Typography

How Google Took Over the Classroom

CHICAGO — The sixth graders at Newton Bateman, a public elementary school here with a classic red brick facade, know the Google drill.<p>In a social-science class last year, the students each grabbed a Google-powered laptop. They opened Google Classroom, an app where teachers make assignments. Then …

Tech Trends

How to Upgrade to Ubuntu 17.04 from an Earlier Version

We tell you how you can upgrade to Ubuntu 17.04 from an earlier Ubuntu version, both ahead of release day and after it. All it takes is one magical …

Onboarding

Hello Dribbble! This is the Onboarding for a really simple side-project I'm working on very slowly. It's based on a simple concept: allow to …

JavaScript Top 10 Articles in March 2017

<b>For the past month,</b> we’ve ranked nearly 1,400 JavaScript articles to pick the Top 10 stories (0.7% chance to be included) that can help advance your …

How I Taught Myself To Code In Eight Weeks

Image: iStock<p>To a lot of non-developers, learning to code seems like an impossibly daunting task. However, thanks to a number of great resources that …

Programming

Useful JS functions you aren't using

Suppose you had a list of students in a classroom, and you want to know how many are girls. You might write something like this:<p>That's a fine, …

JavaScript

Treating depression is guesswork. Psychiatrists are beginning to crack the code.

Brain scans and machine learning programs are paving the way for a breakthrough.<p>Here’s a frustrating fact for anyone who has been prescribed medication or therapy for depression: Your doctor doesn’t know what treatment will work for you.<p>“It is currently complete primitive guesswork,” Leanne Maree …

New Netflix documentary series focuses on visionary designers

Netflix makes some darn good drama shows, but it’s the company’s forthcoming documentary series that really has us interested. Called <i>Abstract: The Art of Design</i>, it’s an 8-part series about visionary designers, set to arrive on February 10.<p>Despite not featuring Apple (at least, based on what we’ve …

Documentaries

Apple Criticized by Korean Game Developers for its App Store Refund Policy

Apple has been criticized in South Korea for its mobile app refund policy which game developers say removes them from the process and is regularly being abused.<p>Apple controls the App Store payment refund process for paid-for apps and determines whether to give refunds to consumers. According to <i>The</i> …

App Store

Step inside the artistic algorithms of 'No Man's Sky'

The closer you get to the center of the universe, the wilder the planets become.<p>Even if you haven't played it yet, one thing is clear about <i>No Man's Sky</i>: It's stunning. The entire game hinges on the idea of procedural generation on a massive scale, meaning when artists at Hello Games create a patch …

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Sorry Human Models: Louis Vuitton’s Newest Face Is A Video Game Character

<i>Final Fantasy XIII</i>’s popular pink-haired heroine Lightning has traded in her battle-ready armor and lethal gun-blade for a mini-skirt and clutch–a …

Louis Vuitton

Must-See Design Documentaries You Don't Want To Miss

Inspiration is all around you. Your design taste is developed by the things you consume. Your creative genius is influenced by the food you eat, sounds you hear, music you listen to, books and articles you read and movies you watch. If you feel like procrastinating make sure you spend your time …

Snapchat Is a Winner, Says Twitch Founder Justin Kan

There’s no question that Snapchat is no longer seen as a toy, or an app designed to help teens get rid of their sex-related chats. It has become a …

Qualcomm video shows how much smarter drones will get in 2016

A quick preview of the new Snapdragon Flight chipset<p>Earlier this year, chipmaker Qualcomm announced it would be producing a custom version of its widely used Snapdragon chipset for drones. The company says that its Snapdragon Flight processors will bring down the cost of drones, improve their …

Bandsøme - UI

Back to my posts about web design, UI and UX. Today I want to feature a project I saw on Pinterest titled Bandsøme and it's a web site for a modern …

Matias Duarte: we need to stop basing design on archaic concepts

The Verge<p>Everyone keeps talking about how far technology has gotten the past decade or so, but that is not exactly what the bigger brains in the industry believe. After some talks with a couple Foxconn engineers, I realized technology has gone through more of an evolution, as opposed to a …

After 500,000 Apps Built, Bizness Apps Launches Apex, A New White-Label App Builder

Founded in 2010 as a DIY app and website development platform, Bizness Apps has quietly turned its attention to resellers and digital agencies, becoming one of the largest providers of white-label app development software on the market.<p>In fact, over 500,000 total mobile apps have now been created …

Moto 360 Sport review: Solid smartwatch, subpar workout tool

Hardcore runners need not apply.<p>The original Moto 360 was the first Android Wear watch to get people really excited about the platform. The second was a thoughtful update, if not exactly a game-changer. And now we have a third, the new Moto 360 Sport, which has a slightly different mission than the …

Wear OS

JmGO View projector is beautiful, runs Android and is coming to CES

There’s plenty of smart and mobile projectors out there, but very few will look as good, be as self-sufficient or work as well as the JmGO View. This Chinese manufacturer is not very commonly known in western markets, but they aim to change this by bringing their latest and greatest product to CES …