Paul Steel

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Introducing the Maker Project Canvas

<b>A 20 minute 1-page planning tool for your project</b><p><b>Maker Project Canvas</b>: A visual tool for planning, analyzing, and communicating the elements of a …

Fender cashes in its cool with consumer in-ear monitor headphones

After 70 years of rocking musicians with its guitars and amps, Fender today released its first general consumer product: a range of headphones that double as in-ear monitors for performers.<p>They sound vibrant and clear, even at loud volumes, and run from $99 for the DXA1 to $499 for the …

Audiophile

8 Tips to Master a More Paperless Life With Evernote

When the first Earth Day was proposed at the suggestion of Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson in 1970, paper was the primary means of communication and …

Productivity

Rad Evernote Desktop Wallpapers for Download

8<p>Any chance we could get the last wallpaper without the logo?<p>I <3 that pattern!<p>1<p>On 12/15/2015 at 11:29 AM, macfixer said:<p>I don't have the resources …

Weird Things You Can Measure With Google Analytics

So you probably have a website, be it a blog, a content or commerce website or any other kind of site. So you installed Google Analytics manually or …

Analytics

How I Became A Morning Person, Read More Books, And Learned A Language In A Year

It wasn’t as hard as it sounds: I used four principles to start small habits that built into big, long-term outcomes. Here’s how.<p>You’ll notice that I made the title of this post sound quite impressive (at least I hope I did!).<p>But the great thing about this story is that anyone can have such an …

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How to Wake up at 5AM and Build Your Startup

What does your morning routine look like? Mine used to be waking up at 7AM, sleep walking to the shower, frantically getting dressed into socially …

The Industrial IoT: 125+ Startups Transforming Factory Floors, Oil Fields, And Supply Chains

If you are a startup in the IIoT industry, add or edit your profile directly at the CB Insights Editor to get in front of our research team. With …

TinyLab Is A Prototyping System In A Box

What could be cooler than a name like “Bosphorus Mechatronics?” How about a little box that lets you connect almost anything to anything including wireless connections and rotary input. The board, which can be programmed from Windows or Linux and is called TinyLab, is a tinkerers dream with over 20 …

Amazon launches AWS IoT service out of beta

Cloud infrastructure provider Amazon Web Services today that its AWS IoT service for working with data from Internet-connected devices is now generally available.<p>Amazon first announced the beta launch of AWS IoT at the AWS re:Invent conference in October. Part of the appeal of the service is that …

Cloud Computing

Nuance now has a developer program to bring voice control to the Internet of Things

Nuance, the company responsible for the speech recognition software Dragon, is announcing Nuance Mix, a developer platform that will allow anyone to add natural language detection to an app.<p>The aim of Nuance Mix is the Internet of Things. It has the same technology that powers other Nuance …

Pushbullet's handy new feature lets you browse and request files from any of your devices

While Pushbullet started out as a simple file-sending tool, it has blossomed into an all encompassing messenger that lets you respond to notifications from your desktop, send files and a whole bunch more. Now, it has another new feature that should make managing your different devices and accessing …

Instagram updates Boomerang with iPad support and more features

Boomerang, the looping-video creation app developed by Instagram, has just received its first ever major update, thereby gaining not one, not two, …

Mobile Photography

What Is IoT? Why it Matters and What You Should Do!

A friend of mine recently asked me to explain what IoT really stood for -- not what the definition meant -- and to help her understand the implications it is expected to bring. Just to help everyone else who has the same questions, here is a concise explanation of everything you need to know about …

Quick Guide to Advanced Evernote Skills, Tips, and Tricks

01<p>of 16<p>Used Evernote for a while now? This list is likely to include at least a few skills, tips, or tricks you have not incorporated yet.<p>Many but …

10 Entrepreneurs' Productivity Secrets

Productivity apps have proliferated at the speed of startup conferences and podcasts. 10 entrepreneurs weigh in on the tools and resources they turn to in order to stay productive and centered.<p>Whether you're looking for a productivity app or a podcast to download, most of us ask our network for a …

Verizon Opens Up its Network for Connected Devices

Verizon, the first operator to launch a 4G network in the U.S., is now the first to update its network specifically for Internet of things devices. …

4 questions to ask before Dockerizing your applications

Docker is famously easy to experiment with. But for enterprises with monolithic applications that are interested in Docker, there is little information about how to actually use Docker. And significant debate — even among Agile enthusiasts — about whether or not the microservices model is even …

Microservices

How different networking standards are competing to connect the Internet of Things

BI Intelligence's new IoT Networks Report examines these different networking technologies, their pros and cons, and how well they are positioned for future growth in the IoT market. We also outline how different networks are best suited for connecting specific types of IoT devices, including …

Internet of Things

20 creative ways of using Evernote

So much to do, so little time.<p>I imagine many marketers might feel this way, what with all the wonderful hats we all get to wear. One of my favorite fixes for helping stay organized isEvernote.<p>Do you want to be a cryptocurrency millionaire?Don't get your hopes up.VISIT HARD FORK<p>There are so many …

Productivity

How Amazon.com Inc. Plans to Profit From the Internet of Things

The leading online retailer unveils its dedicated platform for the Internet of Things.<p><b>Amazon</b> (NASDAQ:AMZN) is generally known as an e-commerce …

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This Chrome extension makes it easy to record your desktop, tabs or webcam for YouTube

There are many desktop tools that allow you to record your screen – but the problem with most of them is that you need to cough up some money up-front, and then work out whether the tool is actually going to work for you. Many have in-built editors that you’ll need to get your head around too.<p>If …

Software

A Freelancer's Best Friends: 9 Apps to Save Your Business + Sanity | The Freelance to Freedom® Project

Freelancing comes with a lot of perks – independence, flexibility, being able to give yourself a raise any time you want. One of the downsides, …

Deal: Complete Arduino Starter Kit & Course Bundle prepares you to build robots, light sensors and more!

Are you looking to build your own circuits and gets started on building your own robots and IoT devices using Arduino? The AA Deals Store has something for you today. The Complete Arduino Starter Kit & Course Bundle offers everything a beginner needs to begin controlling light, buzzers and more. …

Arduino

The 10 Coolest IoT Startups Of 2015 (So Far)

<b>CyberLightning</b><p><b>CEO and Co-Founder:</b> Ville Mickelsson<p>CyberLightning makes software that can create 3-D visualization of IoT data that makes it easier to …

IoT Meets Standards, Driving Interoperability and Adoption

For years, industrial control systems have been characterized by proprietary devices, protocols, communications, and applications. However, at the Hannover Fair last spring, virtually every exhibitor showed products that support IP, Ethernet, or Wi-Fi interfaces—something that would have been …