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BOULD DESIGN - San Mateo, California - Industrial Design, Engineering

<i>View Project »</i> <b>Nest Protect</b><p><i>View Project »</i> <b>Lively</b><p><i>View Project »</i> <b>Nest Learning Thermostat, 2nd generation</b><p><i>View Project »</i> <b>GoPro HERO3</b><p>About Us<p>Industrial …

Write Launches its Minimalist Note-Taking App on Mac

I’ve tried a variety of note-taking apps on my iPhone, but Write is easily one of my favorites. The uncluttered menu system and lightweight writing experience are fantastic when you just want to knuckle down and really focus.<p>Now, Write is available for Mac. The product is going up against popular …

Samsung Moves To Upstage Apple With New Biometric Data Platform

Samsung is building a “data bank” of people’s biometric information that app developers and researchers can plug into to create clever, health-related services — ideally for Samsung devices.<p>Following the release of its Gear Fit wearable fitness tracker, its new SAMI platform, overseen by a former …

Giroptic 360-Degree Camera Smashes Past Half A Million Raised On Kickstarter

The nascent market for 360-degree cameras is getting more crowded. Meet Giroptic, which joins the likes of Bublcam, Centr Cam and Panono in building hardware to capture a more fuller picture of what’s going on around you.<p>Giroptic is currently running a Kickstarter campaign to raise money to put its …

Heathrow Airport's Busiest Terminal Rebrands for Samsung Marketing Stunt

Fliers expecting to pass through the world's busiest international hub — Terminal 5 at London's Heathrow Airport — may be checking their tickets …

James Blake featuring Chance The Rapper – Life Round Here (Remix) | Video

Last month, James Blake and Chance The Rapper joined forces for an ambient remix of Blake’s<p>Last month, James Blake and Chance The Rapper joined forces for an ambient remix of Blake’s own <i>Overgrown</i> track “Life Round Here.” Today, super music video director Nabil provides the hypnotizing …

Jay Z Has the Room

Everyone knows Shawn “Jay Z” Carter is smart, talented, and wildly successful, his Roc Nation empire continually expanding: the new sports agency, a fragrance launch this month, a luxury-goods partnership with Barneys. What’s fascinating is the way a drug dealer turned rapper turned mogul and …

How Facebook went from sucking at mobile to killing at mobile in 12 short months

A little over a year ago, Facebook was so bad at monetizing mobile that the company tried to hide that fact in its legally required pre-IPO documentation, adding it only days before the company went public. The whole mess contributed to what ended up almost being the worst IPO in a decade and a …

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The Trickiest Questions Apple Will Ask In A Job Interview

While every tech company asks programmers technical questions to see if they're fit for a job, Apple makes a point to follow up each response with "but how would you optimize that/make it better?"<p>And then there are the questions that really throw you off.<p>Via Glassdoor's Interview Questions and …

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Google, change that channel: clever hack brings Google TV controls to Google Now

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>This is neat: Independent Google (s GOOG) TV developer Leon Nicholls has managed to control his Google TV device with voice …

Latest SwiftKey beta goes to the cloud

SwiftKey has always been good at learning the way you type. But with today's new beta release, the app can now sync everything it learns across your devices.<p>Already widely known as one of the best third-party keyboard apps available on Android, SwiftKey today adds a suite of new features called …

Apps

Twitter’s One-Two Punch Now Lets All US Advertisers Target People Who Just Saw Their TV Commercials

Hit ’em with a television commercial, then with a Twitter ad to really drive the message home. That’s the promise of Twitter’s TV Ad Targeting it’s rolling out to all US advertisers today after its beta launch in May. Twitter’s Nielsen studies say the combo deliver 95% stronger message association …

Media Startup Accelerator Matter Comes To New York For Demo Day

Matter, the San Francisco-based accelerator and early-stage venture capital firm, held a Demo Day in New York today for its first class after an initial Demo Day last month in SF. Matter formed last year and is backed by the Knight Foundation and KQED, a public media network, with support from the …

Mavens' Advice On Digital Influence [INFOGRAPHIC]

The world's best business and leadership experts share their insights to help CMOs, CIOs, and CEOs bolster their digital influence. This interactive <b>infographic</b> is a high-level summary of their advice. You can click on each maven's avatar to watch their video interview with Michael Krigsman and …

Thought Leadership

Eric Benet ReImagining Willie Nelson's "Always On My Mind" | GRAMMYs

Louis C.K.'s 10 Funniest Moments

America's darkest comedian dressed as Abe Lincoln and more<p>Louis C.K. struggled as a stand-up comic for 15 years, telling the same inane jokes. Then …

The Vitamin Myth: Why We Think We Need Supplements

Nutrition experts contend that all we need is what's typically found in a routine diet. Industry representatives, backed by a fascinating history, argue that foods don't contain enough, and we need supplements. Fortunately, many excellent studies have now resolved the issue.<p>On October 10, 2011, …

Buddha Had It Right: Relax The Mind And Productivity Will Follow

Eastern thought and meditation are pushing ever-closer to the mainstream. Today, many ancient teachings coincide perfectly with modern research on improved mental agility.<p>“The great enigma for psychologists and philosophers is the mind.”<br>–Bhante Wimala<p>Several decades ago, the term ‘mindfulness’ used …

Seriously Stylish Wooden Framed Bicycles

With the increased popularity of bicycles for city residents as a means of transportation, many companies have popped up that create bikes out of different materials and with a wide range of customizable features. This is definitely the most stylish wooden framed one we've ever come across. …

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Would You Skip A Concert If It Was Live-streamed?

Live-streaming is a nice additive to the concert-going experience, but will it ever replace sold-out arenas?<p>How you approach the world of live-streamed concerts is probably mostly a matter of personal taste. Some people would never trade the rock, sweat and tears of a live event for a calm, …

How online shopping boosts in-store sales

Shopping online makes it easy for customers to find exactly what they want without scouring store shelves for elusive gadgets, dishware, or toys.<p>The downside is that customers have to wait several days, and often pay, for delivery. Alternatively, customers who head to an old-fashioned, …

eCommerce

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Hate to break it to you, buddy, but it's time to step up your game.<p>Mikhail Shivlyakov started got a nosebleed during a deadlift attempt at this past weekend's Arnold Classic.<p>Well, this is excellent news.<p>Been focusing on your upper body? Tug these on and your secret will be safe.<p>Here's the secret to …