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Efficiently Simplifying Navigation, Part 1: Information Architecture

• How do I best structure the content?<br>• How do I best explain the navigational choices?<br>• Which type of navigation menu is best suited to accommodate the …

Retro-gaming fan finds sudden fame after selling his homemade 3D Zelda map on Craigslist

Jeff Frazier was not prepared for the shockwaves he inadvertently sent through the internet in December with his 3D-printed version of the</i> …

Big Data's Unexplored Frontier: Recorded Music

The open-source Digital Music Lab aims to fill a hole in the Big Data frontier.<p>While still a vast field, a huge part of machine learning exists for what may seem to be a relatively narrow subset of problems. These are problems involving visual processing: character recognition, facial recognition, …

The Data Warehouse Has Failed, Will Cloud Computing Die Next?

There’s a trend in IT firms. CEOs and evangelists like to try and coin the next major buzz phrase with the word ‘data’ in it. There’s big data, fast data, data analytics, data provenance, time-series data and then there are data lakes, data marts and the data warehouse.<p>TechTarget defines the data …

Big Data

10 Awesome jQuery Plugins for your Next Project

Sometimes your <b>knowledge of programming</b> can limit your design perspective. You may have this idea of interaction that you want to do for your next …

Google’s miniature radars can now identify objects

Researchers from St Andrews University teach Google's tech a fun new trick<p>When Google unveiled Project Soli in 2015, the company presented it as a way to create gesture controls for future technology. Soli’s miniature radars are small enough to fit into a smartwatch and can detect movements with …

Robot solves Rubik’s Cube in just 0.637 seconds, but can it feel love?

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The World's First Home Robotic Chef Can Cook Over 100 Meals

Apparently, having a home cooked meal from the kitchens of Thomas Keller, Alain Ducasse and Gordan Ramsay could become a reality. In 2018, Moley will launch the world’s first fully-automated and integrated intelligent cooking robot—a robotic kitchen that has unlimited access to chefs and their …

Robotics

10 top UI trends for 2017

<i>At</i> <i>Generate San Francisco</i> <i>on 9 June, Aaron Gustafson will demonstrate how interfaces can smartly morph to meet their users’ needs — slow connections,</i> …

3D Printers Can Now Produce Magnets Of Any Shape With Customized Magnetic Fields

3D printing can solve a predicament when it comes to building strong magnets: how to build permanent magnets with specific magnetic fields. The …

100 Useful Web Design Tools For Creative Entrepreneurs

Whether you’re a designer in an agency, freelancer or entrepreneur, you use a variety of design tools to get the job done.<p>In the past couple of years, I cofounded a startup, a design magazine and worked with several businesses and individual entrepreneurs. I have tried hundreds of different tools …

Graphic Design

Robots receive a scary-accurate new voice, courtesy of Google’s DeepMind - ExtremeTech

By on September 12, 2016 at 1:44 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Whatever you may think of the …

50 HTML5 Tools for Designers & Developers

Web development tools always make your web design project easier with the help of advanced features. HTML5 is the most popular language for …

15 Game-Changing Artificial Intelligence Startups

Apple, Amazon, Facebook, and Google are just getting started acquiring companies working on A.I. technology.<p>You don't have to be a Go champion to have artificial intelligence change your game. Artificial intelligence touches lives every day. You get in your car, and your Apple iPhone tells you what …

Artificial Intelligence

How the BBC is building the future of TV by blowing it up

While audiences around the world know the UK’s BBC best for its hit TV shows like Top Gear and Doctor Who, it has been a key force in technological advances since since it first started broadcasting almost a century ago.<p>To this day, its labs are cooking up experiments that may completely change the …