Deyan Yaksich

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How to make your HTML responsive by adding a single line of CSS

Image credit: UnsplashIn this article I’ll teach you how to use CSS Grid to create a super cool image grid which varies the amount of columns with …

CSS

How much money do tech scammers make?

This home could be built using a hex key in under 24 hours

Mrs. Fan's Plugin House was commissioned by a young woman who wanted to live in her parents' former courtyard house, but the existing home was very …

Slender roof covers Apple Store Stanford by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

<b>A+Awards:</b> a dramatically thin roof soars over the glass front of the Apple Store at Stanford Shopping Center, Palo Alto – another of this year's …

These connected electric bicycles are set to run on Singapore's roads by 2017

SINGAPORE — By next year, Singapore will get a new mode of transport for short distances — bicycle-sharing.<p>Mobike, a bicycle-sharing startup from …

Roads

Jony Ive rejected touchscreen Mac, but working on things beyond the Touch Bar

In an interview with <i>CNET</i>, Jony Ive said that his team had rejected a touchscreen Mac ‘many, many years ago.’ He did, though, suggest that Apple is working on other concepts in this general area, beyond the Touch Bar.<p>Asked why a touchscreen Mac would be inappropriate, Ive said:<p>For a bunch of …

eReaders

Twitter accidentally released its new 'muted words' feature a bit too early

It seems Twitter is working on a new ‘muted words’ feature that will enable you to block certain keywords and phrases from showing up on your feed.<p>Numerous iOS users reported spotting the new functionality on Sunday, but the company was quick to disable it moments later. A trusted source tells us …

iOS

IBM's Watson is lending its smarts to Slack and its chat bot

Slack is going to tap into IBM pet Watson and its cognitive computing skills, covering both bots and other conversation inferences. Slack's own Slackbot will be the first to get the intelligence makeover, with IBM and Slack looking to share what they learn from the experience with other developers. …

AT&T is making millions from selling your phone records to law enforcement

It’s one thing for telecom companies to hand over citizens’ communications metadata when the law requires it, but it’s a whole new ball game when a firm turns that into a business.<p>According to documents obtained by The Daily Beast, that’s exactly what AT&T has done. As part of its Hemisphere …

Cause of Galaxy Note 7 overheating reportedly still a mystery

Investigation into Samsung is delaying development of the Galaxy S8, the Wall Street Journal reports.<p>Nearly two months after Samsung announced a global recall of its new Galaxy Note 7, the electronics giant reportedly still doesn't know what is causing some phones to overheat and catch fire. And …

Galaxy Note

'Smart' home devices used as weapons in website attack

<b>Hackers used internet-connected home devices, such as CCTV cameras and printers, to attack popular websites on Friday, security analysts say.</b><p>Twitter, Spotify, and Reddit were among the sites taken offline on Friday.<p>Each uses a company called Dyn, which was the target of the attack, to direct users …

Cybersecurity

Why Your Startup’s Founding Team Needs A Designer

Ellevest CEO Sallie Krawcheck learned that design is a data-gathering process, not just making things look nice.<p>I’m not a designer. Neither is my company’s cofounder, Charlie Kroll, but when he suggested hiring a chief design officer for Ellevest, the digital investment platform for women that we …

8 predictions for A.I. and bots in the next 24 months

In the last twelve months, we’ve witnessed a huge surge in the development and adoption of chatbots, artificial intelligence (A.I.), and machine learning. Many startups, including my own (ReplyYes), are utilizing A.I. and chatbots to help consumers engage with brands through their mobile devices in …

Artificial Intelligence

The Internet's Unanswered Questions And Strange Assumptions About Architecture and Architects

The usefulness (and, at times, unintended hilarity or abhorrence) of Google's autocomplete function is nothing new. The screenshots, listicles and …

The new Harbin Opera House is a force of nature - CNN Style

Architecture

The World’s Youngest Rainforest Is Growing In Dubai

What’s the latest surprise to sprout from the desert in the Emirates? A tropical climate.<p>Never mind the toasty desert climate, there’s a rainforest growing in Dubai. This rainforest isn’t so much sprouting up from sun-baked sand by the Persian Gulf as it is under construction. It’s one of the main …

Mad Max

Das Dorf der Zukunft

Ein Dorf, das wirklich alles, was die Bewohner zum Leben brauchen, selbst produziert – hört sich nach einer Utopie an. Doch die Zukunft wird in den …

Wissenschaft

Bjarke Ingels’s Next Project: Reinventing Student Housing

The first prototypes, which cost just $600 to rent, were just completed in Copenhagen.<p>Finding an apartment is never easy, but when you’re a debt-saddled student on a tight budget with little income, it can be impossible. In Europe, students are struggling with skyrocketing rents and severe housing …

European Entrepreneurs Are Coming To The U.S., Bringing Threats And Opportunities

The U.S. tech market has hit a few bumps recently. Meanwhile, European tech entrepreneurship is booming, and the best European companies are coming to the U.S. to grow their businesses in the U.S. market and become global market leaders.<p>GP Bullhorn, a European investment bank, compiled a database …

Startups