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Learn the art of designing a beautiful app

You could devise <b>the best app in the world</b>. Something revolutionary. <b>An app which changes lives</b>. But if it’s <b>not</b> <b>easy to use and visually pleasing</b>, people won’t go for it. It’s an inconvenient truth.<p>For this reason, it’s imperative to know <b>what the user wants</b>. To understand why some apps take off while …

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Designing a Visual System at Scale

About a year ago, I took on the challenge of leading the effort to design a cohesive visual system for all of Facebook’s business products — the …

DRUV is an attempt to bridge the digital divide by delivering on-demand content through television- Technology News, Firstpost

High speed access to the internet can let the citizens of the country avail a range of banking, governance, medical and educational services. …

Yves Béhar & MIT Designed a Shapeshifting Apartment in a Box

As apartments get smaller, traditional furniture becomes less likely to fit in—literally. As cities trend toward micro apartments in the realm of 300 …

You can wirelessly charge your smartphone anywhere with Mophie’s new magnetic battery pack

Mophie’s charge force cases have been known for making it easier for people to wirelessly charge their phones at their desk or in the car using magnetic mounts. But now you’ll be able to wirelessly charge your smartphone anywhere you want, thanks to the new charge force powerstation mini.<p>The …

Why Friends May Be More Important Than Family

Friends become increasingly important to health and happiness as people age, according to new research in the journal <i>Personal Relationships</i>. They’re …

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