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Google wants to teach more people AI and machine learning with a free online course

A new ‘Learn with Google AI’ site will serve as a hub for AI and machine learning resources<p>Machine learning and AI are some of the biggest topics in the tech world right now, and Google is looking to make those fields more accessible to more people with its new Learn with Google AI website.<p>Google …

Five Steps To Accelerate Digital Transformation With Design Thinking

It is clear that digital transformation is reinventing business practices. In today’s world, technological capabilities are constantly improving and in order to keep up, organizations must be agile and innovative as they integrate these digital technologies into their business practices. To stay …

Design

15 Ways to Optimize Your Instagram Profile

Instagram is ideal for brands but making your profile the best it can be requires patience and lots of tweaking.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In 2017, Instagram added an additional 100 million users to their platform and there are no signs of slowed growth …

Social Media

Small but Iconic: Guide to a Variety of Interface Icons.

Both designers and users of graphical user interfaces know the power of details. Among them, icons are the ones which shouldn’t be underestimated. …

UI Design

10 books Richard Branson thinks everyone should read

Over the years he has offered up dozens of titles that have kept his attention and helped him grow as a businessman.<p>We can't guarantee you'll follow in the entrepreneur's footsteps, but the books could certainly set you in the right direction.

Digital Marketing in 2018: Advanced Strategies and Tips for Best Results

While investing in paid advertisement, choose the platform carefully and understand where your audience is more active<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>We are heading towards 2018 and one …

Banks are looking to use artificial intelligence in almost every part of their business: Here's how it can boost profits

LONDON — Banks are getting excited about the potential of artificial intelligence in finance, with hopes that AI could both cut costs and boost revenues.<p>Artificial intelligence has advanced in recent years and financial services companies are now looking at its potential applications in both …

Applying human-centered design to emerging technologies

VR, AR, and digital assistant present exciting opportunities for the future, but how can we ensure we’re designing for what people really want?<p><i>By</i></i> …

The History of the Ampersand

These days everybody knows about the ampersand. It’s one of typography’s most unique and interesting characters.<p>Its rise to hipster fame has …

Typography

Check Out This Asterisk-Shaped Shipping Container Home

By now there's plenty of evidence that shipping containers can make for some absolutely beautiful residences, but in case you're not hip to how cool …

Thomas Heatherwick unveils massive museum carved out of a historic grain silo

Prolific architect Thomas Heatherwick just finished transforming an old grain silo in Cape Town into South Africa’s largest art museum – the Zeitz …

Design

Two tiny houses and open-air sunroom combine into one family home

A promising option if you need a bit more space<p>The idea of a spacious tiny house may seem contradictory. Sure, there’s a strong strain of tiny home design trying to get as small and minimal as can be, but plenty of lifestyles call for roomier abodes that still embody tiny living benefits like more …

Mobile User Onboarding: Examples From Three Awesome Apps

It is easy for me to simply list the do’s and don’ts of mobile user onboarding. Do indicate progress and flow length, don’t overwhelm the user. Don’t …

Rare Frank Lloyd Wright tiny home is an ‘odd duck’

In the midst of a renovation, the David and Gladys Wright Guesthouse in Phoenix shows the architect’s skill with small spaces<p>Measuring a scant 260 square feet, the small, low-slung structure still manages to make an outsized architectural statement. The guest house’s slanted roof, lined with a …

How Scrolling Can Make (Or Break) Your User Experience

The smallest details can make or break your user experience (UX). Much of what we do on the internet is subconscious. We absentmindedly flip through …

UI Design

Don’t “Validate” Designs; Test Them

<b>Summary:</b> The phrase “validate the design” discourages teams from finding and following up on UX issues in user testing. UX research must drive design …

This Startup Builds Cheap Pop-Up Housing Inside Vacant Buildings

As landlords keep buildings empty in the hope of turning them into luxury condos, huge amounts of potential space for housing is being lost. Lowe Guardians uses that space to create a temporary housing solution.<p>Three years ago, as a 26-year old struggling to find an affordable place to live in …

Housing

12 Ways To Use Instagram Stories Like A Pro

A photojournalist offers his Instagram Stories playbook, honed from years of covering global conflicts.<p>Stories or still photos? That’s become an increasingly common question since Instagram introduced its Snapchat-imitating video feature. The ephemeral mobile viewing experience has grown rapidly …

The Benefits of Creating a Design System

Styleguides have been around for years and have always been important to the visual identity of a company, but the rebrand of the term has given a …

7 Books to Level Up Your UX Career

There’s a famous quote from poet and philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche that captures how we humans approach life and legacy: <i>“Many are stubborn in</i> …

Professional Logo Design Process — 10 Steps for Branding Clients

This in-depth article showcases our Logo Design Process for Graphic Design and Branding projects with clients, in a step-by-step guide.<p>Although every …

Graphic Design

Google Debuts ARCore To Rival Apple’s ARKit—Here’s Who’s Leading In The AR War

Video screenshot via Google VR<p><b>On Tuesday,</b> Google unveiled ARCore to challenge Apple’s ARKit. It’s been developed to work for a user base comprising …

Augmented Reality

Brew period: the craft beer labels that are works of art

Independent brewers haven’t just ripped up the rules on flavour – they have transformed beer packaging, too. Labels and cans are mini masterpieces – and the new aesthetic is asexual, inclusive and urban<p>With its barrel-aged stouts and gooseberry saisons, craft beer has transformed British beer. But …

Craft Beer

How To Create A Branding Style Guide, With Examples From Successful Companies

<i>“Just as your business should have a nailed down statement of general purpose, it should have a statement of aesthetic purpose as well. Start your</i> …

Graphic Design

Method in Modular: 10 Floor Plans Using Shipping Container Architecture

Shipping container architecture has developed its own niche in both design and representation. Colorful or grungy? Economical or gentrified? Either …

Split the Contents of a Website with the Pagination Design Pattern

The pagination design pattern is widely used in websites that open up a lot of content to users. From search engines such as Google and Firefox, to …

Feast your eyes on the best Apple ARKit demos

On August 30, Apple unveiled a clutch of forthcoming ARKit releases, which will hit the app store following the launch of iOS 11. The latest version …

What Does a UX Designer Actually Do?

User Experience (UX) Designer is a job title you’re likely hearing more and more these days. While UX design is a field that feels essential to …

uxdesign

Google and Microsoft Can Use AI to Extract Many More Ad Dollars from Our Clicks

When Google and Microsoft boast of their deep investments in artificial intelligence and machine learning, they highlight flashy ideas like …

Top 8 UX Design and Research Techniques for Your Next Website Redesign

UX designers, UX research, UX web design – what is exactly implied by these terms? No doubt, you have wondered about it, and probably more than once …