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Infographic: Why ‘Transformists’ Are the Demographic Brands Should Be Targeting

While millennials may be the hottest demographic for marketers to target, research by Insider Inc. and Digitas says they’re not the most powerful …

Advertising Industry

Garbett Design: Logos, Books, Posters, Art, and Objects

Graphic design by studio Garbett.<p>Located in Sydney, Australia, studio Garbett is specializing in a variety of creative fields such as logo …

Graphic Design

Street Artist Creates Multi-Layered Typography Puzzles With Hidden Messages

British street artist Peter Preffington aka Pref plays with perception through his multi-layered, 3D graffiti. Using a range of modern and traditional typefaces, he visualizes popular sayings and expressions in his distinct overlapping style. While these typography murals might seem difficult to …

Art

The Coolest Blockchain Startups at NYC's Consensus

Thousands of crypto entrepreneurs and technologists descended upon the city for NYC Blockchain Week. Here are the up-and-coming companies that stood out.<p>This story originally appeared on PCMag<p><i>By Rob Marvin</i><p>New York's first-ever Blockchain Week (May 11-17) features scores of conferences, events, and …

Blockchain

5 tips to dominate local SEO

Too often, entrepreneurs leave money on the table (and customers in the dark) by failing to drive traffic to their business.<p>Small-business owners …

Small Business

Amazon Sumerian, a platform for building AR, VR and 3D apps, is now open to all

Last November, AWS announced a new product called Amazon Sumerian, a toolkit and platform for developers to build “mixed reality” apps — that is, using virtual reality, augmented reality and 3D — without needing to have any specialised programming or graphics skills. And today, after running the …

Augmented Reality

Why Adobe is giving designers its UX design software for free

Starting today, Adobe is making its interface design software free to anyone in the world. The XD CC Starter kit includes desktop and mobile versions of Adobe XD, a program that enables designers to create and share prototypes of websites, apps, and other user interfaces.<p>Since moving to a …

UX Design

8 Design Trends to Try Now

Stock photoSometimes, redesigning your whole site or app isn’t on the table. However, there are always small adjustments you can make here and there …

Web Design

30+ Real Examples Of Blockchain Technology In Practice

While Bitcoin and cryptocurrency may have been the first widely known uses of blockchain technology, today, it’s far from the only one. In fact, blockchain is revolutionizing most every industry. Here are just a few of the practical examples of blockchain technology.<p><b>Entertainment</b><p>‌KickCity—Platform …

Blockchain

13 cognitive biases that really screw things up for you

The human brain is a natural wonder. It produces more than 50,000 thoughts each day and 100,000 chemical reactions each second. With this amount of …

Critical Thinking

Can Integrated Information Theory Explain Consciousness?

Understanding the biology behind consciousness (or self-awareness) is considered by some to be the final frontier of science. And over the last …

Consciousness

Infographic: What belongs in your branding style guide

If you have market competition, you have to identify what makes your organization special.An important part of differentiating your products is …

Public Relations

The Pasta Sauce Hailed as the World's Best Is Surprisingly Easy to Make at Home

Just as Julia Child changed the way Americans felt about French cooking, Marcella Hazan changed the way they felt about Italian cooking. And though …

Nutrition

Google Tour Creator brings VR content creation to the masses

Earlier today Google announced perhaps the easiest way for “anyone with a story to tell” to do so in a rich, visual interface behind the lenses of their favorite VR viewer. Called ‘Tour Creator,’ Google’s newest virtual reality tool lets anyone produce professional-looking VR content without the …

Virtual Reality

Google’s New Timesaving Design Tool Lets You Unify Colors, Typography Across UI

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Image via Material Design<br>While Google’s ‘Material Design’, a design language for its apps, has …

Material Design

7 Things Your Opt-In Forms Need to Do to Gain Email Subscribers

Increase the number of people who opt-in to your email list by using these strategies to make your forms more effective.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from</i> <i>Susan Gunelius</i><i>’ book</i> Ultimate Guide to Email Marketing for Business. <i>Buy it now from</i> …

Marketing

Listen to Google's freaky new AI pass as a human who just wants a table - Hack - triple j

Google has built an Artificial Intelligence (AI) that's able to book a table over the phone and sound so natural it could pass as human.<p>Google …

Google Assistant

Retrobatch for Mac means you can finally ditch Photoshop

Acorn is one of the two best1 Mac image editors for normal humans. Retrobatch, from the same developer, is a batch-processor for images, letting you build simple or fancy workflows that can do pretty much anything to your images, automatically. If you regularly resize photos, remove location data, …

Tutorials

25 Effective Landing Page Examples You’ll Want To Copy

Landing pages are a very important part of your online business. They are the digital storefront of your online activity, and they serve as helpers …

Web Design

5 things to consider before installing smart light switches

Smart lighting is a great place to start in building your smart home. But you should know these four things before installing smart switches.<p>When turning your old, dumb house into a smart home, one of the best places to start is with lighting. For starters, you can test the waters with a single …

Home Automation

How to find your eyeglass prescription without getting an exam

Need your vision specs so you can order new specs? This magical new tool can give you the numbers.<p>Want to freshen your face with a new pair of eyeglass frames? As you probably know, you can save a small fortune by ordering glasses online.<p>Just one wrinkle: You need to know your prescription. Sure, …

Eyeglasses

11 Pieces of Advice for Struggling Artists From Pulitzer Prize Winner Jerry Saltz

Opinion<p>The New York magazine critic spoke to a full house at Frieze New York.<p>,<p>After the toniest of the VIPs thinned out at Frieze New York, a more …

Fine Art

20+ Websites for Incredible Free Stock Photos

Whether you're a blogger looking for the perfect photo to accompany your article or a designer in need of an image for a new T-shirt, there are innumerable reasons that free images come in handy. But, as you're searching for <b>stock photography</b>, it's important to know the right places to do so in …

Web Design

Lobe’s ridiculously simple machine learning platform aims to empower non-technical creators

Machine learning may be the tool de jour for everything from particle physics to recreating the human voice, but it’s not exactly the easiest field to get into. Despite the complexities of video editing and sound design, we have UIs that let even a curious kid dabble in them — so why not with …

Machine Learning

3D-printed airless bike tires deliver a 'smooth ride'

Dump the air pump. These 3D-printed flexible bicycle tires could be the future of riding.<p>In New Mexico, we have a plant called a goathead whose spiked seeds love to destroy bike tires. That's why the promise of newer, better bicycle tire technology always intrigues me. BigRep, a Berlin maker of …

3D Printing

The portable home theater projector the size of a soda can is back down to its lowest price

There are a bunch of different portable projectors you can use to beam a nice big picture from your smartphone, tablet, or computer, and plenty of …

Gear & Gadgets

Lighthouse Is The Next Big Deal In Home Security Technology

Over the past few weeks, I’ve had the pleasure of evaluating Lighthouse, a new next-generation home security device from a Palo Alto-based startup Lighthouse AI. After spending a couple of weeks with it, using my mom’s New Jersey home for evaluation, I’ve concluded that this remarkable device …

Home Security

Add SEO to the List of Everything Being Transformed by Artificial Intelligence

Search engines are leveraging artificial intelligence to create more relevant responses to search queries.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Understanding SEO is the first rule for being able to optimize your site and its content so that would-be customers can actually …

Artificial Intelligence

4 Ways To Grow Your Content Marketing Reach Via Flipboard

Publishing and promoting content on Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram is commonplace. But the social media world is far broader than the networks …

Public Relations

<b>By Roger Parloff</b><p>Illustration by Justin Metz<p>September 28, 2016, 5:00 PM EDT<p>Decades-old discoveries are now electrifying the computing industry and …

Artificial Intelligence