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8 Web Design Trends That Are Bound to Be Huge in 2016 (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As more and more content continues to deluge the web, experts say that embracing a minimalist approach could help your website or app truly pop in 2016.<p>To this end, the rise of flat design -- or the use of two-dimensional figures and …

The top 6 mobile security threats for 2016

As we fast approach 2016, my security team and I have been compiling a forecast of mobile security trends and vulnerabilities that concern us most. My goal in outlining these threats is not to raise alarm or panic, but to paint a picture of the gravest security concerns we face in the coming year, …

How immigration issues could unfold during the 2016 campaign

This year saw new influxes of Central Americans and Cubans on the southern border, Syrian refugees rejected by the leaders of more than 30 states and the president's executive action on immigration mired in legal challenges.<p>Next year, those stories are expected to play out amid a presidential …

Top Web Design Trends To Watch In 2016

Web design industry is an ever-changing space and there are many trends that come and go. 2015 has been another amazing year for technological advancement and we’ve seen some incredible websites.<p>You shouldn’t expect radical changes in 2016. We’ll see some current trends growing bigger, some of them …

UI Design

Why Snapchat is 'the one to watch in 2016' — at the expense of Twitter

That's according to MEC global head of social for North America Noah Mallin, who was speaking last week on Nomura's fourth-quarter conference call on trends in internet advertising (for which Nomura provided us the transcript).<p>MEC is a big buyer of ads on social media and works for clients such as …

Next year, builders and businesses will realize that buildings that are good for worker are also good for the bottom line<p>Over the past 20 years, green construction has gone from a niche enterprise to a major driver of new business. But in 2016, erecting sustainable, profitable green buildings will …

Sustainability

Top 6 Must-See Sky Events for 2016

Get a sneak peek at the best skywatching sights of the new year.<p>Among other celestial delights, the upcoming year may be best remembered for a planetary disappearing act and a Martian close-up.<p>Mars will be at its biggest and brightest in May, and then in the fall will appear to pass close to a …

Astronomy

The 2016 car forecast: electric, with a dash of speed

Next year is gonna be a good year. When you review cars for a living, many years are. In 2015, I started my January by “driving” an autonomous Audi A7 from Silicon Valley to CES in Las Vegas, part of a technology showcase of great things to come. I finished out the year barreling a pared-down, …

Wearable Tech in 2016: The Trend Your Company Must Capitalize On

A serial entrepreneur says all companies need to better incorporate wearable tech into their plans. Here's why.<p>As part of our year-end, Firebrand Group released a new Ebook, 20.16 Big Ideas for 2016. In it, we asked a number of our favorite award-winning marketing experts, authors, and other …

Why 2016 is poised to be the year that it all comes together for Pinterest

For five years, Pinterest has meticulously laid the groundwork to build not just a hugely influential social network but a massive commerce business.<p>And it appears the patience is paying off. The digital scrapbooking site has accumulated 100 million users who come back every month. It’s considered …

The Tech That Will Change Your Life in 2016

Gadgets, breakthroughs and ideas we think will define the state of the art in the year ahead<p>By<p>Geoffrey A. Fowler and<p>Geoffrey A. Fowler<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>Joanna Stern<p>Joanna Stern<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@JoannaStern<p>JoannaStern<p>joanna.stern@wsj.com<p>Entering 2016, the future never …

Virtual Reality

10 Hottest Design Tools You Must Try In 2016

A recent design tools survey conducted by Khoi Vinh, one of Fast Company’s “fifty most influential designers in America”, shows that Photoshop is slowly losing its popularity among designers.<p>Answers from over 4,000 participants hailing from almost 200 countries prove that designers are open to new …

Wireframing

20+ Best Home Decor Trends That Shaped 2016

Let's face it: This year looked mighty stylish.<p>Click through to see the show-stopping styles that got us the most excited this year.

Home Decorating

These Are TIME’s Most Anticipated New TV Shows of 2016

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5 Energy Trends to Watch in 2016

This year was a big one for energy news. Ultra-low oil prices, coal plant closures, a landmark climate change deal in Paris, and records set for …

9 Workplace Trends Great Leaders Will Adopt in 2016 | Inc.com

The Millennials are now in charge! Millennials are the largest part of our work force now (by end of 2015) and thus hold an influential role in defining how the workplace will operate in 2016, says a recent PWC report. One of the key drivers is their desire to define their work environment …

Human Resources

16 Sci-Fi Things To Look Forward To in 2016

From comics to movies to TV to books, here's what lies ahead in the next year for science fiction and fantasy.<p>2015 wasn't too shabby when it came to sci-fi, but there are great things ahead in 2016. Here are just a few of the things you have to look forward to in 2016 (and there's plenty more we …

Star Wars

8 things that will (probably) happen in tech in 2016

Read The Telegraph technology team's predictions for the year ahead, including drones, robots, driverless cars and virtual reality<p>Virtual reality goes truly mainstream<p><b>Rhiannon Williams:</b> Momentum has been building for years, but 2016 is the year that virtual reality will truly take off. …

10 Of The Most Anticipated Country Albums Of 2016

2016 looks like it will be a very special one for fans of country, as the year promises to bring back some of the great vets of the genre. Unlike so many other styles of music, country embraces those that have stood the test of time, and while there is always room for new talent, the release …

Country Music

Culture predictions for 2017

Telegraph culture critics offer up their predictions for 2017, including the continued rise of on demand TV and the best art exhibitions, theatre and films to look forward to in the coming year.<p>On demand TV in 2017: <i>Anne of Green Gables, American Gods</i> and JK Rowling's <i>Strike Series</i><p>By Ben Lawrence, …

Blade Runner

What's Next for Bitcoin in 2016

Some of the characters attracted to the digital currency bitcoin continue to be the biggest rivals to its success.<p>Earlier this month, the SEC charged …

5 Things to Watch For in 3D Printing in 2016

What is 3D printing good for?<p>That’s a question that’s become increasingly relevant in 2015, as the majesty of showing off 3D-printed trinkets has …

Vegetables Likely To Take More Of Your Plate In 2016

About a decade ago, food writer Michael Pollan issued a call to action: Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants. As 2016 opens, it looks like many American cooks and diners are heeding that call.<p>Vegetables have moved from the side to the center of the plate. And as another year begins, it appears …

Everything You Need To Know About TV And Movies In 2016

From The X-Files to The People v. O.J. Simpson, and Captain America: Civil War to Rogue One, there are a lot of new film and television offerings to look forward to. In chronological order!<p><b>Note:</b> This list, though long, is of course not everything. There will be movies that come out of Sundance and …

Celebrity Sightings of the Week: Pictures

16 Sci-Fi Pop Culture Moments to Look Forward to in 2016

Besides another Avengers movie.<p>The last year wasn't too shabby when it came to science fiction, but there are great things ahead in 2016. Here are just a few of the things you have to look forward to in 2016.

The coolest tech of 2016 is about to go on display at CES

Want a hint at what gadgets and gizmos are coming this year? The world is about to find out, as innovators gather next week at CES, the preeminent technology expo.<p>CES is where the latest, greatest and not-so-greatest inventions get put on display each year.<p>At this year's CES, the tech industry is …

Virtual Reality

The 15 Most Popular GIFs of 2015

For hundreds of years, the meaning of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics were a mystery to the world. Likewise, to the less than tech-savvy web user, …