Brian F Watkins

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Tools and resources for web designers and developers – May 2016

Inspired Magazine <br>Inspired Magazine - creativity & inspiration dailyWhat’s up guys? Come and have a look at these amazing nice and fresh resources …

Mark Zuckerberg Bought Four Houses Just to Tear Them Down

The Facebook founder started buying parcels around his Palo Alto home to protect his privacy.<p>In an effort to protect his privacy, Facebook co-founder …

Google launches a teaching tool to help schools ditch paper

Google's itching to get Chromebooks into classrooms (and it's doing a pretty good job too), but the search giant just went full steam ahead with another product meant to help it shape the school experience. It's called (unsurprisingly) Classroom, and the free service is finally ready for …

Funded by Bill Gates, this remote-controlled contraceptive chip could be available in 2018

Imagine pushing a button on a remote control and having a computer chip disperse a hormonal birth control drug through your body — it could happen …

Harvard Professor To Send The World’s First “Scent Message” Across The Pond

You’ve got smell!<p>On Tuesday morning, at Manhattan’s American Museum of Natural History, Harvard Professor and CEO of Vapor Communications, David Edwards, will hit the send button on his iPhone, and an email photograph tagged with the quintessential smell of New York–Pizza? The halal food trucks on …

LittleBits' Arduino module puts the focus on programming, not wiring

Getting your feet wet with programmable hardware can be tricky; even if you're comfortable with coding, you may not want to break out the soldering iron just to build a usable device. LittleBits is aware of just how intimidating these make-it-yourself gadgets can be, so it has just launched its …

iTunes update fixes disappearing /Users folder glitch

Apple might not feel the pressure to rush when it comes to releasing new product lines like the iWatch, but it sure can rush when it needs to.<p>Yesterday we reported on a glitch that saw people’s /Users and /Users/Shared folders disappearing if they had updated to iTunes 11.2 and had Find My Mac …

Undeterred by Crimea, Western investors are still in the game for Russian startup deals

Launched in 2008 by Stanford graduates Maxim Faldin and Kamil Kurmakaev, Wikimart had the initial ambition of creating a Russian analog of eBay. Heavily funded by major U.S. investment funds, the startup has now become a major marketplace offering its own products alongside nearly 2 million items …

Apple Is Reportedly Testing A HUGE iPhone, And Steve Jobs Is Rolling In His Grave

On Thursday, The Wall Street Journal reported that Apple is testing an iPhone much bigger than any smartphone it has ever put to market.<p>Apple has tested screens of other sizes before, but the paper's sources say that Apple "appears more willing to move ahead than in years past" with a bigger …

Japan's NTT Docomo, China Telecom said to get next iPhones

The two carriers, which account for millions of subscribers, will have Apple's next iPhone. For one of them, it's for the first time -- according to new reports.<p>Two large overseas carriers are said to be getting Apple's next iPhones ahead of next week's anticipated unveiling of those …