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8 Digital Trends We're Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

Intel Has Acquired Kno, Will Push Further Into The Education Content Market With Interactive Textbooks

We had a tip about, and have now confirmed, Intel’s latest acquisition: Kno, the education startup that started life as a hardware business and later pivoted into software — specifically via apps that let students read interactive versions of digitized textbooks.<p>“I can confirm Intel has purchased …

Three Reasons Why The CD Is Still Important

<b>Why the Shiny Piece Of Plastic Isn’t Dead Yet</b><p>Everybody knows that the Compact Disc has died, replaced by a digital world where files and streams are the main methods of music delivery. The only problem with that statement is that the CD is not yet deceased by a long shot, and it’s still a real tool …

Why the webscale world — and CERN — is stoked about helium-filled hard drives

Storage vendor HGST is now shipping 6-terabyte hard drive systems filled with helium, and the technology already has some very big fans. CERN is …

Microsoft CEO candidate Stephen Elop said to consider selling Xbox business, killing Bing

Microsoft is currently searching for a new CEO to replace Steve Ballmer, who plans to retire within the next 10 months. Recent reports suggest the company has shortlisted Ford CEO Alan Mulally and former Nokia CEO Stephen Elop as external candidates. Mulally has stated he has no intentions to leave …

Netflix cloaks itself in Marvel superheroes

Marvel fans will be able to get their superhero fix in 2015 when Netflix unveils four different live-action series based on comic book characters.<p>In a deal announced Thursday between Marvel owner Disney and Netflix, the lineup will debut with a show focused on Daredevil, the red-clad adventurer …

7 Ways Mobile Will Change Business In 2014

In 2011, Microsoft Tag predicted mobile Internet use would surpass desktop Internet use by 2014. As 2013 winds down, it’s clear mobile Internet use is at an all-time high, with 63 percent of all cell phone owners admitting they use those devices to go online. The number of consumers who say they …

Minority Report Is Here: Screens Scan Your Face, Target Ads

The technology comes from Amscreen, who says that it is the first national rollout of the firm’s OptimEyes audience measurement technlogy. The BBC reports,<p>Tesco says the screens will be rolled out across all of its 450 forecourts in the UK.“It’s like something out of Minority Report,” said …

Articles about modern across america prefab homes south on Dwell.com - Dwell

In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2016 issue.<p>In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching.<p>In …

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Spend blissful hours recharging your creative battery with these ten Tumblrs we've put together to make you feel inspired, keep...<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson …

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Sustainable Micro Home that Costs Less Than $30,000

NOMAD is a sustainable micro home developed by Vancouver-based designer Ian Lorne Kent with the intent to supply a moveable home for an affordable price that's less than $30,000. The cost-effective residence integrates all of the basic rooms in a standard home–living room, kitchen, bathroom, …