Sadiq Datoo

55 Flips | 2 Magazines | 26 Likes | 3 Following | 1 Follower | @SadiqDatoo2014 | Keep up with Sadiq Datoo on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Sadiq Datoo”

Effective Management Requires Good Metrics. Here Are 11 Types You Need to Know

To properly manage a business you need to know what's happening. These 11 types of metrics that will give you the insight and awareness you need.<p>They say you can't manage what you can't measure. Quantifying your business allows you to see patterns, set targets, and measure progress. However, many …

This Android app just changed the desktop game: scrcpy

This week developer rom1v released an application for Mac, Windows, and Linux which makes Android appear on a desktop. The user has only to connect …

You can finally back up your computer to Google Drive

Google’s new Backup and Sync app was initially set to launch on June 28 but was delayed for some last-minute improvements. Now it’s finally available.<p>Back in early June, the search giant unveiled the new Backup and Sync app for Mac and PC which would replace the old Google Drive uploader client as …

Smart Design: Doorknobs That You Can Open With Your Elbows, Hips, Pinkies Etc.

BHS has designed a series of multifunctional three-way knobs that will make life easier<p>More proof that there's always room for design improvements, …

10 best document scanner apps

Smartphones are useful for so many things. One of the less typical use cases are for digitizing documents. It’s very helpful for things like scanning forms into PDF format, scanning receipts for taxes, and even scanning a filled out form for email. You are no doubt here because you fit into one of …

Lyrebird Can Listen and Copy Any Voice in One Minute

The resulting artificial voices do sound a little robotic, but are clearly identifiable as being the original speaker.<p>PCMag reviews products …

These Are the Most Beautiful Shower Doors We've Ever Seen

French doors are making their way to the bathroom.<p>For decades, French doors have been incredibly popular with homeowners and designers alike (just ask Joanna Gaines!). They're functional, elegant-looking and provide plenty of natural light, so it's no wonder they've become a country home staple.<p>But …

Home Depot

A House Designed To Resemble A Butterfly, With Perfectly Aligned Features

Some see restrictions as deal breaks but others see them as challenges that they need to overcome. When an area imposes a limit for the footprint …

1 Sales Approach 34 Times More Effective Than Email, According to New Cornell Study | Inc.com

If you can measure it, you can manage it, goes the old adage. Partly, that's why email marketing is so successful. If your success rate is only 2 percent, you just send more. For larger campaigns, you have people who manage the email campaign, the A/B testing, the design, and all of the marketing …

Digital Marketing

3 British homes with plans

Cor blimey Mary Poppins, them Brits sure do have a knack for amazing architecture and what not! Sorry, we can't keep that accent up for the whole …

10 types of splashback for your kitchen

Ask any kitchen planner and they'll tell you that there are certain design choices that can either make or break a gorgeous kitchen. It's not enough …

Interior Design

The coolest futuristic skyscrapers that will (probably) never be built

Skyscrapers

7 Steps to Launch: How to Run Your First Referral Program | Inc.com

Word of mouth is one of the most effective forms of marketing, but one of the most difficult to control. You can't force someone to talk about your company, much less give you a good review. But your customers' voices hold power - more power than your brand's voice.<p>In fact, 92% of consumers say …

Marketing

10 Apps and Tools to Make Your Small Business Better and More Efficient

When you don't have the resources to build custom solutions, you can rely on these affordable (or free) fixes.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For many startups, achieving meaningful growth -- the kind that gets the attention of investors and potential buyers -- means …

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 …

Netflix's best food show is back — here's why you should be watching 'Chef's Table'

One of the best Netflix original series is one of the least-known: It's called "Chef's Table," and it's <i>incredible</i>.<p>"Chef's Table" comes from David Gelb, the director behind the gorgeous and inspiring 2012 sushi documentary, "Jiro Dreams of Sushi." Gelb — and a crew of other directors — bring a …

10 Tools That Could Save You 10 New Hires | Inc.com

The global shift towards automation (and the resulting impact on jobs in the U.S.) became a hot-button issue during 2016's political season. But whether you're red, blue, or somewhere in between, you can't argue with statistics that show that many segments of our economy are moving towards …

3 Leadership Hacks So Good They Feel Like Cheating | Inc.com

According to a fascinatingly nerdy deep dive into the subject in the <i>New Yorker</i>, the current mania for the word "hack" all started way back in the 1950s at MIT, where members of the model railroad club were already warning those "hacking on the electrical system turn the power off to avoid fuse …

Hacking

26 Fast Ways to Increase Teamwork Productivity

<b>BEING PRODUCTIVE</b> as a team is a lot harder than getting things done on a personal level.<br>As a manager or a CEO, you might be well aware of how to …

To Hide This Construction Site, There’s A Living Wall Instead Of Plywood

The 860 square foot blanket of plants will offer a much better view as this London building is renovated.<p>We’re used to seeing the scaffold on long-term building projects covered up with advertising, but what about–crazy idea–not creating an eyesore on the city and doing something interesting …

This android app turn your Android Phone into a Full functional computer like Windows and Linux

This android app turn your Android Phone into a Full Desktop like Windows and Linux<p>This android app turn your Android Phone into a Full functional …

How to Get Your Windows Squeaky Clean & Streak-Free

<i>Welcome to Spring Clean Your Life, your one-stop shop for gotta-try-those tips & bookmark-me inspiration to spruce up your kitchen and home this season—and well beyond.</i><p>While I generally keep my apartment at an above-average level of cleanliness (no dirty dishes in the sink; bed made every morning), …

Google Photos' new albums make it easier to share memories

When the time comes to collect photos from your weekend camping trip, Google Photos now has a way to do so with ease. With the image repository's new shared albums, all you have to do is share a link with the folks you'd like to contribute. If this sounds familiar, Google first detailed the updated …

Google Photos

Missing Cyanogen? The OnePlus 2 is getting CyanogenMod

The OnePlus One was a very special phone. Not only was it super affordable and had very powerful specs, but it also came with very unique software. Cyanogen was at the very heart of the OnePlus experience, something that attracted many fans of the developers who created the most popular third-party …

Innovative Skylight Window Easily Transforms into Rooftop Balcony

It's now possible to transform a skylight into a small balcony by simply opening its frame. Danish window company Velux has designed <i>Cabrio</i>, a dormer that's made up of two sections, each with a different purpose. The top opens for ventilation while the bottom features an integrated banister that …

These 16 life hacks will change the way you use Gmail

But that doesn't mean it can't be better.<p>A bunch of apps and plug-ins floating around the internet can make your experience using Gmail so much more enjoyable. With these amazing add-ons, you can see when people are tracking your emails, automatically know everything about people who email you, and …

Let's throw the dice: what video games can learn from board games

Two years ago, when I left video games criticism to work full-time in table top games, a lot of people, my mum chief among them, were startled.<p>These days, it’s easy to explain. Board game cafes are springing up all over the world, and investors are pouring millions into the industry.<p>But I didn’t …

Board Games

Using Android with Mac OS X: tips and recommendations

One of the principal reasons that many Apple Mac users opt for an iPhone over an Android smartphone is the ability to seamlessly work with their primary computer. As a Mac user who uses Android devices, I’ve often been left frustrated with the inability of my computer and smartphone to work …