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NPR launches new 'NPR One' mobile app for curating public radio news

With most of the world turning to mobile devices to listen to music and other audio content, NPR has rolled out a new “NPR One” app today.<p>NPR One, which is available on both iOS and Android devices, doesn’t replace the organization’s existing apps for listening to nationally syndicated programs or …

Sense Is a Bedside Gadget for Improving Your Sleep

James Proud, a graduate of the first class of the Thiel Fellowship, has launched his new startup, Hello, on Kickstarter with Sense, a gadget that sits on your nightstand and monitors your sleeping environment.<p>The device includes motion, light, temperature, humidity, noise and air quality sensors in …

Google Gives Uber Users Free Wi-Fi in Philadelphia

As part of its ongoing experiments with new and interesting add-on services, Uber is trialing a Wi-Fi service in its cars, kicking off initially in Philadelphia.<p>The aptly-titled uberWiFi service does exactly what it says on the box, giving the good folks from the City of Brotherly Love access to …

Social Wearable Smartband with Display and Sensor

All it takes to bring the screen to life is just a twist of your wrist. And if you want to dismiss a notification? Just shake your wrist …

12 Things Product Managers Should Do in Their First 30 Days

<i>Ken Norton is a product partner at Google Ventures where he advises startups on product management and also helps organize workshops.</i><p>Congratulations, a product has found its product manager. Perhaps you’re joining a small startup, or maybe you have a new project in a big company. How you approach …

Imoji for iPhone Turns Your Selfies into Awesome Stickers

If you’re the type of person who saves memes and reaction GIFs to your iPhone camera roll, the new Imoji app for iPhone is for you. The app lets you crop photos and turn them into stickers to send your friends over iMessage.<p>Imoji has a simple design to it, but it’s confusing at first. To get that …

How to Create a Social Media Marketing Plan from Scratch

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>When I went rock climbing for the first time, I had no idea what I was doing. My friends and I were complete newbies about ropes and rappelling and every other bit of jargon and technique that goes with climbing. We saw others doing it spectacularly …

Understanding Your Social Media Personality and Audience

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Whenever I find myself doing research for new social media tips, the studies and resources I find are always fascinating. Not only is the intense depth of academia inspiring, the methods that researchers use for collecting information are so …

10 Lessons from Veteran Book Cover Designers

<i>Alexander Huls is a freelance writer who has been writing about pop culture for over five years. His work has appeared in the New York Times, the Atlantic, National Post, Film School Rejects and more. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog and has been reprinted with permission.</i><p>…

Why Stress Sucks and How to Fix It

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>I’ve never been good at dealing with stress. In high school, I used to pluck out my own eyelashes. That’s how bad I was at dealing with stress.<p>“Europe's leading digital technology conference”It's happening, Join 15k digital minds to shape what's next …