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Designing Data-Driven Interfaces

Telling the story of your data<p>“Dashboard”, “Big Data”, “Data visualization”, “Analytics” — there’s been an explosion of people and companies looking …

How DevOps is transforming software architecture

DevOps has been widely praised for the way it is has brought development and operations teams closer together, but this is not the only impact it’s …

6 New UX Prototyping Tools for Designers

The UX prototyping space is booming. Dozens of solutions are now available for a practice that was done largely with paper and flat deliverables less …

How Secure Scrum can help you build better software

Agile, and Scrum in particular, continue to be popular methodologies for managing software development. But in their emphasis on generating working …

The New Age of Cross-Platform Mobile App Development

To build a mobile app, the first thing to decide used to be which platform to target first. But now, with the right tools, apps can be developed <i>once</i> …

Apps

18 Free Mobile APIs Developers Should Consider

An Application Programming Interface (API) is a set of rules as well as specifications that developers can follow to communicate or interface with …

Microservices

5 The Future of Health Care: Hacking, Hospitals, Technology and More - Briefly - WSJ

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CVS’s new digital innovation lab aims to engage local startups

CVS Health Corp. is expanding its already big footprint this week. On Monday, the drugstore behemoth said it would acquire Target’s 1,600 in-store …

Digital Health

Mobile Designer Academy Bundle: Create your first killer app

It takes considerable skill to create an app that is easy to use and good to look at. This bundle of courses gives you all the necessary knowledge to make it happen.<p>To design a truly intuitive interface, you need to know how your users think. Much of this five-course bundle concentrates on the …

The future of flat design

Flat will also continue to evolve to incorporate more images.<p>Many of the flat or almost flat sites hitting the web today include photos, something very few early flat sites had. Flat-style colors and typography paired with great images reflect hints of a flat aesthetic that is comfortable with …

Google Expands Its Educational Platform “Classroom” With A New API, Share Button For Websites

Google Classroom, the company’s educational initiative that launched last year to allow teachers and students to communicate and collaborate with each other using Google tools and services, has today received a number of new features, the most notable being a new Classroom API for admins, and a …

Facebook and Google are winning the app war

Smartphone users spend more time with apps they've installed from Facebook and Google than with any other company, according to new research published today by Forrester.<p>The company surveyed 2,000 smartphone owners between October and December 2014 to find out which apps they were using most. The …

Supreme Court's API ruling puts a cloud over software industry

On the last day of its term, the Supreme Court turned aside a crucial question over whether a single company can own application programming …

10 Well-Known Frameworks for Mobile App Development

<b>Mobile web app frameworks</b> are in high demand sincerely because of the high percentage of mobile app usage. A mobile user spends 2 hours 42 minutes …

Mashape Launches API Analytics Platform

Mashape today announced the launch of its analytics service for APIs.<p>Over the years, the company built out its own analytics service to monitor the over 13,000 APIs the company serves. Now, it’s spinning this service out to allow developers and devops teams to understand their own APIs’ performance …

Microservices

Deliver software faster via continuous delivery—without the messes

One of the most critical business challenges facing enterprises is figuring out how to deliver software faster—without breaking everything in the …

11 APIs (Adam Du Vander)

Session slides from Future Insights Live, Vegas 2015:<p>https://futureinsightslive.com/las-vegas-2015/<p>There are thousands of public APIs, more than any developer could use. Instead of focusing on the quantity, this talk aims to explore the quality. Based on six years of research, Adam DuVander shares …

APIs

Gracious Eloise Opens Up API To Digitize Anyone’s Handwriting

Our handwriting, though slowly disappearing from existence, is one of the more unique things about us. But anyone who has ever sat down to write more than a dozen “thank you” notes knows how time-consuming it can be to hand-write everything.<p>That’s where Gracious Eloise comes in.<p>The company has …

Direct Marketing

5 Ways to Increase API Adoption

Is your <b>API</b> an extra feature that you’re offering or is it the true added value of your product or service? Does it help develop a strategic …

Software Development

15 qualities to look for when hiring a front-end developer

Front-end developers have to bring a range of talent to the table, from a knack for technical detail to a broad understanding of user experience and …

UX Design

6 Top Programming Languages For Mobile Development

The language you choose for mobile development can be the difference between great success and tremendous frustration. There are options -- but only …

Why Facebook won't make the same mistake twice with web apps

How Facebook is betting that its React Native framework will give it the best of web and native app development on iOS and Android devices.<p>When …

Apps

Genius' new API can help developers annotate anything on the Web

When Rap Genius first launched, it was all about describing, well, rap lyrics. Now Genius is on a grander mission: annotating the world.<p>That’s a hefty goal, but the company is getting started by introducing its first public API. Developers can use the tool to add, edit, and view annotations for any …

10 good examples of grid-based web design

Whenever we think of grid-based web design, we think of Pinterest. In grid-based web design, the images are given special priority and it has the …

How two former Broadway producers created an app that solves the biggest annoyance with buying theater tickets

It's an odd sight to behold in the age of the internet and smartphones, and it speaks volumes about how trapped in time much of the theater industry is.<p>Two former Broadway producers, Brian Fenty and Merritt Baer, took notice of the theater industry's overall lack of innovation when it came to …

UX is Not UI: The Differences And Why They Matter

Wikipedia defines a logical fallacy as an “argument whose stated premises may fail to adequately support its proposed conclusion.”<p>These types of …

UX Design