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Designing the Uber Cash Experience

<b>Designing magical experiences is a local effort.</b><p>Uber was imagined as a private driver that appears at the tap of a button. And, since your private …

Google's New Project Is So Insanely Advanced It Will Blow You Away

Angela Ahrendts Holiday Post: “Let Peace Begin With Me”

- Dec 22, 2014<p>Apple’s SVP of Retail, Angela Ahrendts has posted a holiday message to her LinkedIn followers: “Let peace begin with me.” The post is …

That's Not How You Use That: Crossing the Street With a Smartphone

Walking used to be a gentle saunter spent taking in the scenery. Now, it has evolved into a quickly moving forward stride, and an occasion for …

Generation Flux Salon: How Do You Manage Colleagues–Above You, Below You, And Peers–Who Are Less Open To Change?

Chaos is everywhere. Generation Flux knows how to roll with change. But Fluxers often work with people who are resistant to change, or don’t know how to successfully adapt to an ever-evolving business environment. So how do you manage colleagues–above you, below you, and peers–who are less open to …

A Day In The Life Of An iPhone Factory Worker

A new report reveals the daily routine of factory workers at China’s second-largest Apple supplier.<p>At the second-largest Apple supplier factory in China, pregnant and underage workers put in 66-hour weeks (China’s legal max is 49) while being forced to sign falsified time cards, according to a …

Bitcoin suitcase eats your pocket change, spits out digital currency

Unless you're one of its many evangelists, you probably still don't own any Bitcoins, the math-based digital currency that's all the rage among hackers, free market libertarians, and crypto-anarchists alike. A group of tinkerers at the Def Con hacking conference in Las Vegas is trying to fix that …

Hacking Insulin Pumps And Other Medical Devices From Black Hat

One of the briefings at Black Hat this year was a session on how vulnerable medical devices are to cyber attack, given by Jay Radcliff. This was part of our company’s coverage of Black Hat and Defcon highlights sent via social media. Although the actual demonstration of an insulin pump being …

Hashtag creator leaves Google to join a 6-person startup

Google developer advocate Chris Messina is leaving the search giant to join a tiny startup.<p>During his 1300 days at Google, Messina spearheaded a number of community-focused initiatives, including the Google Developers site. He also developed the “hashtag,” which flourished on Twitter and Facebook. …

Digital Seen Surpassing TV In Capturing Our Time

It's finally happening, folks. This year, the average time Americans spend with digital media each day will surpass traditional TV viewing time. That's according to eMarketer's latest estimate of media consumption among adults.<p>The average adult will spend more than five hours per day online and on …

10 Insights for Present Living, with Media Theorist, Douglas Rushkoff

Listen to the full interview at www.33voices.com/douglas-rushkoff/audio<p>Douglas Rushkoff is an American media theorist, writer, columnist, lecturer, graphic novelist, and documentarian. He is best known for his association with the early cyberpunk culture, and his advocacy of open source solutions …

Apple investigates electrocution-by-iPhone report

<b>Apple has said it will "fully investigate" reports that a woman was electrocuted in China while trying to use an iPhone while it was recharging.</b><p>The 23-year-old's brother has given an interview saying that her family believes she received a shock when trying to answer a call on the handset.<p>News …

Tablet cash machines: The ATM of the future?

<b>There are 66,134 cash machines in operation across the UK - an all-time high - yet they have changed little since they first appeared on the High Street in 1967.</b><p>As payment methods move digital, so cash machines will need to develop from the terminals that we have all become used to, experts say.<p>The …

What’s The One App You Can’t Live Without?

We wondered… and you told us the best apps for keeping dry, staying organized, and looking at photos of cats. Because life without cats would be purr-fectly awful. (And full of purr-fectly awful puns.)<p>Last week was a big one for apps at <i>Fast Company</i>.<p>See, not long ago we published a list of 10 …

Box Founder Aaron Levie On The Fears And Realities Of Our Chaotic Times

The Innovators Dilemma argues that we should disrupt ourselves before we get disrupted. But what happens when that’s not enough? The wiry, 27-year-old founder of a $1.2 billion business has ideas.<p>Aaron Levie looks like a mad scientist. He’s not disheveled, but he’s got a jangly energy, along with a …

The Secrets Of Generation Flux

How brilliantly managed chaos sparks success inside Nike, Box, Cisco, Foursquare, Intuit, and more.<p><b>If Wes Anderson ever</b> conjures up a hipster mad scientist, he’ll look a lot like Aaron Levie, the cofounder and CEO of an Internet company called Box. Levie’s a mess of jangly nerves, topped by a wild …

Retail stores move beyond Internet cookies to physical tracking

By David Brancaccio<p>July 15, 2013 | 5:37 AM<p>Listen to this story<p>DownloadEmbed<p>Embed Code<iframe src="https://www.marketplace.org/2013/07/15/tech/retail-stores-move-beyond-internet-cookies-physical-tracking/popout" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="240px"></iframe><p>Copy<br>• Close<p>Listen To The …

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Venice finally conquered by Google Street View

It is a city without streets, but Venice has finally been conquered by Google Street View.<p><b>Google's</b> specially-adapted fleet of cars were useless in a city built on water, so its picturesque piazzas, palaces and churches are being photographed by employees with giant cameras strapped to their …

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Kenya’s Juliana Rotich Shows Off the Small BRCK That Solves a Big Problem

At <b>D: Dive Into Mobile</b>, Ushahidi’s Juliana Rotich talked about a small device that her organization hoped to build in order to bring more reliable …

How Hackers Tapped Into My Cellphone For Less Than $300

In the wake of the National Security Agency cyber-spying revelations, you may be worrying about the government keeping track of your digital life. But, for less than $300, a group of ordinary hackers found a way to tap right into Verizon cellphones.<p>This is a group of good-guy, or "white hat", …

How Sprint and IBM Are Putting Your Car on the Cloud

Sure, you want a smarter car that’s part of the “Internet of Things,” but are you ready for in-dash ads?<p>Sprint aims to become the premiere wireless service provider for the ultimate mobile device–your car. The telecommunications company rolled out their Sprint Velocity connected vehicle platform …

Quand le téléphone mobile remplace la carte bancaire

La France a franchi le cap des 3,5 millions de téléphones mobiles dotés de la technologie NFC. Elle permet d'utiliser son smartphone pour payer de …