David Miranda

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The Problem With Flat Design, According To A UX Expert

Just because people like flat design doesn’t mean they get how to use it.<p>As a user experience expert at Nielsen Norman Group, Kate Meyer has watched a lot of people use a lot of websites. But her favorite quote comes from a young adult–under 25–talking recently about navigating a flat web design: …

UI Design

Google used to ask these interview questions, but they're so hard they were banned

There can be strange interview questions that seemingly have no answers, and standards that will knock candidates out of the race before they even approach the starting line.<p>Google used to be a big example of this, with high standards and head-scratching questions.<p>In fact, some of Google's …

$50 Amazon Tablet Can Access Google Play Store

Who would have thought a few years ago that Amazon would be in the tablet market? They are and are a big player now. Recently the company announced a …

I spent the weekend playing Minecraft with a 9-year-old, and now I get why Microsoft paid $2.5 billion for it

Minecraft is a phenomenon. At any given time, there are as many as 3 million people playing it.<p>Just this week, we found out that Minecraft is coming to the Facebook-owned Oculus Rift VR headset.<p>Still, Minecraft is a mystery for many, myself included.<p>In an effort to understand just what makes …

ASUS's affordable 2-in-1 with reversible USB 3.1 is now on sale

If you're looking for a cheap laptop that converts into a tablet, now's a good time to buy. Following models from Toshiba and Lenovo, ASUS's convertible Transformer Book T100HA and reversible Transformer Book Flip TP200SA are now on sale. The 10.1-inch, 1,280 x 800 touchscreen T100HA model has one …

Mobile Technology

Windows 10 Features You Should Know About

At last! Windows 10 has finally arrived and the upgrade is still rolling out to users around the globe. For those of you who are not familiar with Microsoft's latest flagship, there is a few hidden features that can help you get the maximum out of the system. Here are some to get you started:<p><b>Have</b> …

Recommended Reading: The story behind Google's new logo

<i>Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web. Some weeks, you'll also find short reviews of books that we think are worth your time. We hope you enjoy the read.</i><p><b>Evolving the Google Identity</b><br>by Alex Cook, Jonathan Jarvis and Jonathan …