Miles Babcock

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Work Smart: Do Your Worst Task First (Or, Eat a Live Frog Every Morning)

Mark Twain famously said that if the first thing you do in the morning is eat a live frog, you can go through the rest of the day knowing the worst is behind you. Your frog is your worst task, and you should do it first thing in the morning.<p>The best work habit you can ever get into is very simple: …

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Tracing the rise of 'authentic' digital design

Apple's unveiling of a radically redesigned iOS last month at WWDC reignited a discussion about the merits of the more simplified, "authentic" design style that we've already seen Microsoft and Google push across the majority of their products. For those who want to go deeper into how Apple got to …

Baseball Slam app review: baseball meets pinball in this crazy multiplayer smashfest

Introduction<p>What we have here is a unique spin on America’s best loved sport, baseball, with all plenty of mayhem to unleash every time you take a …

Apple Negotiating With Cable Companies and Networks to Allow Viewers to Pay to Skip Commercials

Technology journalist Jessica Lessin, formerly of <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>, reports that Apple has been negotiating with cable companies and TV networks to allow customers to skip commercials and Apple would compensate programmers for the lost revenue.<p>Viewers could potentially pay Apple to skip …

Catching Up With Android, Google Maps 2.0 For iOS Offers iPad Support, Indoor Directions

Poor Apple Maps. While we see very minor improvement from Apple’s year-old Maps application, Google continues to improve its world-class offering pretty rapidly.<p>Why, today, in fact, Google launched an update to the Google Maps for iOS app, adding support for the iPad, indoor maps, and a slew of …

Warm up your wrist: 5M smartwatch shipments expected in 2014

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Smartwatches of some sort have been around for years without truly making a dent in the mainstream consumer market. That’s all …