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The groundbreaking app turning millennials into stock traders is now said to be worth more than $1 billion

The new round of funding is reportedly led by Yuri Milner's investment arm, DST Global, and values the investing app at over $1 billion. That makes it a "unicorn" in Silicon Valley terms.<p>Robinhood declined to comment on the new funding round. Fortune previously reported that the startup was looking …

Trading

Elon Musk Thinks We’re Four or Five Years From Neural Lace

Elon Musk’s neural lace project could turn us all into cyborgs, and he says that it’s only four or five years away. The billionaire CEO of SpaceX and …

Learn About the Elements of Basic Plot for Beginning Writers

Basic Plot for the Beginning Writers<p>Updated October 23, 2017<p>If, like many people, you labor under the idea that for "real" writers, plot comes …

5 Design Tips For Creating Killer Apps

Time to go back to the drawing board with these app design tips.<p>This story originally appeared on Bizness Apps<p>“A gorgeous app with poor UX isn’t a gorgeous app -- it’s an invitation to frustration.” -- InVision<p>This powerful quote points to the significance of a good user experience and user …

UI Design

My Short Story Writing Process - In 12 Easy Steps

<i>Thank you for the continuing enthusiastic response to our Short Story Challenge. It’s awesome. I have also created a closed group on Facebook: 12</i> …

Creative Writing

This Crazy Gorgeous Font Evolves As You Type With It

Oh, and it's inspired by cockroaches.<p>This being a digital age, our lives are suffused with fonts. Just about every word we read is set in a font crafted by an artist, a team of them, or even multiple generations of designers. But for the non-graphic designers among us, who mostly interact with font …

Typography

Images: Oblivious To Oblivion - A Collection Of Sci-Fi Landscape, Machine, And Creature Art From Col Price

This is a collection of sci-fi art from Col Price.<p>Price is a concept artist that has mostly worked in the gaming industry. He has a great feel for …

Science Fiction

New polymer could create win-win scenario in war against plastic waste

Getting rid of plastic waste remains a Sisyphean task despite our efforts to tackle it by employing PET-eating bacteria and turning it into footwear, …

Sustainability

Clever Tape Measure Tricks Every Craftsman Should Know

From helping with math to drawing straight lines, the humble tape measure has plenty of hidden talents.<p>A tape measure's purpose is obvious. Just pull out the blade and it will tell you just how long something is. It'll even adjust for the width of its own hook. But in the hands of an experience …

How-To Lighting | DIY Kino-esque Light

Kino Flo lights create a lovely, color-accurate, soft light for photos and video shoots. They’re also remarkably expensive for what seem like plastic …

9 principles of psychology for powerful marketing campaigns | Articles | Marketing

<i>This article was originally published on PR Daily in February 2016.</i> <br>Marketers are in a new world.<p>They have to spend time learning the most current …

Marketing

You Can Fold Up These Nearly Unbreakable Solar Panels And Take Them With You

The tiny cells are made from high-efficiency silicon, like standard solar panels. But the new form means that they’re not only small but flexible, …

Clean Energy

Cell Death Might Be Reversible, and Scientists Are Trying to Find Out Why

It tells us something important about cancer.<p>A mysterious cell process named anastasis (Greek for "rising to life") challenges our idea of life being a linear march towards death, and suggests that cell death can actually be reversed under certain conditions—essentially allowing cells to …

Flecks of "solar glitter" can make almost anything solar powered

A solar technology invented years ago at Sandia National Laboratories has gotten a step closer to being on the market and that should make you pretty …

Google Analytics for iOS

Learn how to use Google Analytics for iOS7!<p>To build successful products, you and your team have to become a lean, mean, measuring machine! Otherwise, …

Analytics

How To Make A Swipeable Table View Cell With Actions – Without Going Nuts With Scroll Views

So you want to make a swipeable table view cell like in Mail.app? This tutorial shows you how without getting bogged down in nested scroll views.

WKWebView

iOS has a complicated relationship with the web. And it goes back to the very inception of the platform over a decade ago.<p>Although the design of the …

iOS Programming

Adaptive Layout Tutorial in iOS 9: Getting Started

Learn how to make your apps use Adaptive Layout!<i>Update 9/22/15:</i> This tutorial was updated to iOS 9, Xcode 7, and Swift 2 by Sam Davies.The …

iOS Programming

Adaptive user interfaces

When the App Store launched, there was one iPhone with one screen size and one pixel density. Designing your user interfaces was relatively simple …

iOS

I Want to Write iOS Apps. Where Do I Start?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I have a little background in coding, but I'd like to make an iOS app. I'm just not sure where to get started or what tools I need. …

Core Location in iOS 8

For as long as the iPhone has existed, location services have been front and center. Maps.app was one of the killer features that launched with the …

How To Make a Custom Control Tutorial: A Reusable Knob

<i>Update April 12, 2015</i>: Updated for Xcode 6.3 and Swift 1.2<p><i>Update note:</i> This tutorial was updated for iOS 8 and Swift by Mikael Konutgan. Original …

How To Make A UIViewController Transition Animation Like in the Ping App

<i>Update note</i>: This tutorial has been updated to Xcode 9/Swift 4 by Luke Parham. The original tutorial was written by Rounak Jain.<p>A while back, the …

Self-sizing Table View Cells

Learn how to create self-sizing table view cells using Auto Layout.<i>Note</i>: This tutorial has been updated by Bradley to use Xcode 7.3, iOS 9, and Swift …

iOS Programming

How To Secure iOS User Data: The Keychain and Biometrics – Face ID or Touch ID

<i>Update note:</i> This tutorial has been updated for Xcode 9.2, Swift 4, iOS 11 and the iPhone X by Tim Mitra. The original tutorial was also written by …

How To Implement A Circular Image Loader Animation with CAShapeLayer

<i>Update note:</i>: This tutorial has been updated for Xcode 9, iOS 11 and Swift 4 by Michael Katz. The original tutorial was written by Rounak Jain.<p>A long …

React Native Tutorial: Building Apps with JavaScript

React Native Tutorial: Build native iOS applications with JavaScript.<i>Update note:</i> This tutorial has been updated to React Native 0.22 by Tom Elliot. …

JavaScript

Geofencing Tutorial with Core Location

Let’s get geofencing!<i>Update Note:</i> This tutorial has been updated for Xcode 8 / Swift 3.Geofencing notifies your app when its device enters or leaves …