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How People Are Actually Using the Internet of Things

In these early days of the Internet of Things (IoT), much of the focus has been on industrial applications, such as improving operations with autonomous machines, or standalone consumer products, like a Fitbit. But from our research, we’re seeing a more human-centric category of IoT activity …

The Top 10 Marketing Trends That Will Define 2016

If relevance, context, and effective delivery aren’t the topic of regular conversations in your marketing department, 2016 is going to be a frustrating year for you.<p>Businesses need to keep a clear focus on the needs and expectations of their customers—a group that’s diverse and fragmented, with …

Customer Experience

The future is the Internet of Things—deal with it

IoT is about to explode, perhaps literally, if privacy and security issues aren't fixed.<p>Welcome to Ars UNITE, our week-long virtual conference on the …

Massive piece of space debris WT1190F is on collision course with Earth

It’s not a catchy name, but a piece of space debris called WT1190F is on a collision course with Earth.<p>The unidentified piece of junk is between one …

Mysterious Chunk of Space Trash is on a Collision Course With Earth

A rogue chunk of debris that orbited Earth far beyond the Moon is making a homecoming on November 13th, astronomers have concluded. WT1190F is one to …

Lord Drayson's CleanSpace Tag is a personal pollution tracker

<i>Events, products, promotions and competitions, from the 'Wired Insider'. Brought to you by the Wired Commercial team.</i><p><b>WIRED: Lord Drayson -- you have</b> …

Researchers Perform First Surgery on the Human Genome

Ralph Claus Grimm<p>Kristen Earle, Gabriel Billings, KC Huang and Justin Sonnenburg<p>Dr. Igor Siwanowicz<p>Daniel H. Miller and Ethan S. Sokol<p>Dr. Giorgio …

This Is Your Brain on Love

Research shows love is as addictive to the brain as cocaine or heroin.<p>Psychologist JoAnn Deak opened her talk at a recent 92Y event by noting the …

What devices should you never connect to the Internet of Things?

Encrypted doesn’t mean hack proof, even for cryptocurrency<p>(TECH NEWS) There is no such thing as un-hackable, even in cryptocurrency. Yes, it can be …

Get the total User Experience

What’s the benefits of UCD and why should you use an iterative design method?<b>Is there any evidence to show that iterative design works?</b> Clearly, …

UX Design

Physicist David Bohm and Philosopher Jiddu Krishnamurti on Love, Intelligence, and How to Transcend the Wall of Being

“One cannot accumulate love.”<p>“If we ever reach the point where we think we thoroughly understand who we are and where we came from,” Carl Sagan wrote in his meditation on science and spirituality, “we will have failed.”<p>Between April and September of 1980, as Sagan’s <i>Cosmos</i> was making its debut and …

Jiddu Krishnamurti

The Map Of Literary Genres Every Book Nerd Needs

Cross the mighty Sea of Publishers to get to Romance.<p>"I was always interested in maps and infographics," Martin Vargic told The Huffington Post, "and the elegant, multilayered way they can portray large amounts of information about the world we live in."<p>Vargic is a 17-year-old artist from Slovakia …

Books

The Nipper Tiny Smartphone Charger Hits Kickstarter (video)

Design on Impulse a design team based in London has created what has to be one of the smallest smartphone charger devices available, called The …

How to Get Your Kid Ready for the 21st Century Real World

The real world is a big, scary place, especially for a kid (and even more so for a parent). Today, it requires a plethora of skills and knowledge that are tooootally different than what youngsters years ago were expected to know. Coding, bilingualism and having a general understanding of tech can …

Dubai building will be entirely 3D printed, right down to the furniture

The uses for 3D printing are seemingly endless. We've seen the tech used by doctors, to build cars and for construction. While parts of a building have been 3D printed before, the United Arab Emirates National Innovation Committee is working to use the method for an entire office building in Dubai. …