Manuel Boggiero

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Guerrilla Usability Testing: How To Introduce It In Your Next UX Project

When it comes to user research, sometimes you have to invest more to get more. Other times, you can avoid the expense. Take this Google statistic for …

UX Design

This startup wants to help traditional businesses effectively adopt blockchain

Blockchain’s moment in the sun is finally here.<p>It’s remarkable. Databases are a fairly unsexy technology, but blockchain has made the distributed database idea both mainstream and cool. The rush on cryptocurrency, highlighted by Bitcoin topping out at $20,000, has brought blockchain technology into …

Blockchain

The Next Porn: How to design a service without having money

A few months ago I came up with the idea of creating a service that would give users the exact porn they needed. Whether it was just being uploaded …

Client-Side

How I automated the boring University stuff with Python

Hello,<br>I'm a second year CS Undergrad from India. I love Python. This is my first article here on the dev.to community. So let's begin!<p>My college has …

Agile Failure Patterns in Organizations 2.0

TL;DR: Agile Failure Patterns — Why Agile is Simple and Complex at the Same TimeAgile failure seems to be increasingly more prominent nowadays …

Project Management

Build a bot in under 3 minutes… in Azure!

By Theo van Kraay, Data and AI Solution Architect at Microsoft<p>Chat bots are an increasingly popular way for businesses to allow customers or internal …

How to Improve the User Experience of Your E-Commerce Site

Success or failure in e-commerce is all about the user experience. Here's what it takes to deliver an exceptional experience without fail.<p>E-commerce has reached a tipping point. More than half of consumers now prefer to shop online, and e-commerce sales are growing by 23 percent annually. The $6.59 …

Millennials have a new shopping habit that could spell trouble for Forever 21 and H&M

These days you're as likely to spot a Patagonia fleece on the back of an explorer clambering their way up the side of a mountain face as you are to see it on a hipster sipping coffee in Brooklyn.<p>Practical fashion is en vogue, and it's being driven by millennial customers' desire to shop at brands …

Miley Cyrus

Blockchain : how to choose the right tech for your business

Here we are, everyone around you is talking about blockchain and crypto-currencies. You have read some good papers to learn the concepts, maybe you …

IBM Chairman Ginni Rometty Promotes Blockchain’s Effects on Shipping

WASHINGTON — Blockchain’s effects will extend to transportation and facilitate the movement of goods, according to IBM Chairman Ginni Rometty.

Blockchain

PIL and partners trial blockchain technology to track cargo movement

Singapore-based shipping company Pacific International Lines (PIL) has completed a blockchain-based trial to track and trace cargo movement as part …

Blockchain

Create contracts on the cheap with 50 percent off an Outlaw subscription

This newcomer aims to take the hassles out of legal paperwork, and BBH readers can score huge savings.<p><i>ZDNet's Business Bargain Hunter scours the web</i> …

Blockchains in Space: The Internet of Things Will Run on a LEO Satellite Network

Dr. Wei Songjie, <b>Waltonchain’s Chief Blockchain Expert</b>, has devised a way to implement a global anywhere-internet in Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites …

What it's like to have the best job in America right now

For the third year in a row, data scientist has been ranked the best job in America.<p>According to rankings by job site Glassdoor, the data scientist position has the highest overall job score of 4.8 out of a possible 5.<p>To determine its job rankings, Glassdoor takes into account the average salary of …

Employment

Mobile Typography: 8 Practices for Powerful UI.

Mobile design heavily depends on every detail it consists of. Screens are quite small so designers need to choose elements thoughtfully trying not to …

[D] Read Google's article on UX for AI but how to build personalized products or UX with no user data at the start?

UX for AI, incredibly enjoyable. As someone with experience in deploying/updating ML models in production but no UX experience, I wonder how do …

The idea that everything from spoons to stones is conscious is gaining academic credibility

Consciousness permeates reality. Rather than being just a unique feature of human subjective experience, it’s the foundation of the universe, present in every particle and all physical matter.<p>This sounds like easily-dismissible bunkum, but as traditional attempts to explain consciousness continue …

Consciousness

In Cave in Israel, Scientists Find Jawbone Fossil From Oldest Modern Human Out of Africa

Scientists on Thursday announced the discovery of a fossilized human jawbone in a collapsed cave in Israel that they said is between 177,000 and 194,000 years old.<p>If confirmed, the find may rewrite the early migration story of our species, pushing back by about 50,000 years the time that Homo …

Anthropology

La tecnología española detrás del futuro voto online

Ponerse delante de una pantalla, ya sea de un ordenador o un móvil. Enseñar un documento de identificación, como <b>DNI o pasaporte</b>. Unos minutos …

The Easiest Ways To Build A Personal Website That Looks Professional

If a LinkedIn profile is the amuse-bouche for recruiters or hiring managers in search of the right talent, a personal website is the entree. That's …

Marketing

The theory of UX

User experience is not magic. You don’t run a simple test that Becky the marketing intern read a blog about once and uncover quick-fix solutions to …

UX Design

Taking advantage of negative space in web design

Negative space is an often misunderstood and underused idea. It breaks down very simply. Positive space represents the elements of your …

UI Design

Meet the man behind the most important tool in data science

Wes McKinney hates the idea of researchers wasting their time. “Scientists unnecessarily dealing with the drudgery of simple data manipulation tasks makes me feel terrible,” he says.<p>Perhaps more than any other person, McKinney has helped fix that problem. McKinney is the developer of “Pandas”, one …

Data Science

Auroras boreales desde Tromsø, Noruega

Fotografía de auroras boreales tomada la noche del domingo, 12 de noviembre de 2017, cerca de la ciudad de Tromsø, Noruega. El tiempo de exposición …

The Way Online Shopping Disrupted Retail, Blockchain Is About To Do To Freight And Logistics

Back in the 1990s, a young entrepreneur by the name of Jeff Bezos had an idea.<p>He wanted to bring the experience of walking into a bookstore and choosing a book, digital. Bookstores, he thought, were inefficient, and was a simple enough shopping experience to replicate for a customer sitting in …

Solve These Tough Data Problems and Watch Job Offers Roll In

Late in 2015, Gilberto Titericz, an electrical engineer at Brazil’s state oil company Petrobras, told his boss he planned to resign, after seven …

Machine Learning

Two Google alums just raised $60M to rethink documents

When you open a Google doc or a spreadsheet, you get a blank spreadsheet and some documentation as to what you can do with it — and that’s pretty much where we’ve been for quite some time.<p>But two MIT graduates, coming in from Microsoft and Google, have built up a team that for the past three years …

I just coded my first AI algorithm, and oh boy, it felt good

I am no programmer, coder, or mathematician. I was required to take one computer-science class in college, and I barely passed—and that was over 20 years ago. Yet here I found myself, in my forties, sitting on my porch with my new best friends Python and Numpy, voluntarily trying to build my first …

Deep Learning

Google's Machine Learning Software Has Learned to Replicate Itself

Oh good.<p>Back in May, Google revealed its AutoML project; artificial intelligence (AI) designed to help them create other AIs.<p>Now, Google has …

Intel aims to conquer AI with the Nervana processor

Intel makes some pretty fast chips, but none are very efficient at the hottest thing in computing right now: Artificial intelligence (AI). Deep-learning apps that do computer vision, voice recognition and other tasks mostly just need to run matrix calculations on gigantic arrays -- something that …