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Messaging App Jott Is Blowing Up Among Junior High And High Schoolers

As Facebook and YikYak try to grow a younger audience, a startup that taps into one of the key attribute of teen users – no money for data plans – is blowing up.<p>Jott, a messaging app that works without a data plan or WiFi connection, has caught on among junior high and high school students, …

Apps

Who millennials trust, and don't trust, is driving the new economy

By PricewaterhouseCoopers' projection, the biggest sectors of the "sharing economy" — including transportation and travel companies like Uber, Zipcar and Airbnb — could be pulling in as much as $335 billion in global revenue by 2025. That's a massive number (PwC puts it today at about $15 billion), …

Analyst: Apple Watch will become Apple's 'most profitable product ever'

What we know is that the first run of the Apple Watch had reportedly sold out within hours, and that there are shipping delays with watches being ordered now.<p>Those delays, referenced by Apple retail chief Angela Ahrendts in a memo to employees last week, could be evidence of unplanned problems with …

Smartwatches

Moore’s Law turns 50, but will it soon cease to exist?

In 1950, at a time when there were fewer than 10 digital computers worldwide, Bill Pfann, a 33-year-old scientist at Bell Laboratories in New Jersey, …

Singularity

10 Things a Product Manager Can Take Off Your Plate | Inc.com

Do you have a product manager on your team yet? If not, you might be missing a major opportunity to improve your company's efficiency--and your tech team's ability to meet major milestones.<p>More importantly, this go-to person can clear your plate of a lot of day-to-day management, helping you focus …

Product Management

25 Must-Read Books for Product Managers & Product Marketers

New to the world of product management and product marketing, or just want to pick up a few new reads to expand your skills?Instead of browsing the …

Product Management

Interaction Design: What Is It, and Why Does It Matter?

Last week, we wrote about the basic set of skills a junior UI/UX designer needs for their first role. Now, we’ll delve a bit further into a core part …

Web Design

A card game about exploding kittens and laser beams is now the most-backed Kickstarter ever

Exploding KittensKickstarterExploding Kittens, a card game devised by The Oatmeal founder Matthew Inman, has become the most-backed Kickstarter of all time.<p>The campaign has been backed by over 122,800 people and raised $4,836,439 in crowd funding.<p>Though other campaigns have raised more total money, …

Crowd Funding

Building Robots With Better Morals Than Humans

Bill Gates says he's concerned about the decisions machines of the near future will make once they outsmart humans.<p>The age of artificial intelligence may be very nearly upon us—which is, on one hand, great news. Machines have long helped humans do things better and faster and more safely and …

Singularity

Snapchat's new original series is called Literally Can't Even

The show stars Sasha Spielberg and Emily Goldwyn<p>Snapchat will premiere its first original scripted series tomorrow, <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i> reports. The show, <i>Literally Can't Even</i>, will star Sasha Spielberg and Emily Goldwyn.<p>Spielberg and Goldwyn, daughters of Steven Spielberg and John Goldwyn, also …

Hollywood