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9 Pieces of Data E-Commerce Entrepreneurs Should Collect

There’s no question that the future of e-commerce is in personalization. But you can’t improve your customers’ online shopping experience (or retain existing customers) without understanding what it is they want in the first place — which means you need to be understanding, and then acting, on …

Hackers exploit the lucrative software vulnerability trade

Once freely exposed or given to software makers at no cost, the business of finding and documenting security vulnerabilities has evolved into a lucrative business that supports companies and freelance hackers around the globe. In a <i>New York Times</i> profile, reporters Nicole Perlroth and David Sanger …

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

Create An Intimate Map Of Your Life, Using Just Your Email Inbox

A new tool from MIT mines your personal data to visualize personal connections. Try it–then realize that your iPhone and any email client can actually see a whole lot more.<p>We rarely think twice when sending an email, or adding a few CCs just for good measure. But these small interactions add up, …

Data Visualization

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>Project Connections give your design work the spotlight it deserves.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Architects: Find the raw materials for your next project through Architizer. …

Communicate

2013 IDSA IDEA Winners, Our Gold Faves: LittleBits Teach Kids to Build Electronics

Building blocks taught children to stack things. Legos teach kids to build objects systematically. Now a company called littleBits wants to push …

Makerspaces

Urban Herd: Air Rifle BB Taxidermy by Courtney Timmermans | Colossal

<p>Using thousands of air rifle BBS artist Courtney Timmermans creates impressive taxidermy heads of wild animals. The body of work titled <i>Urban Herd</i> …

The Anatomy Of A Successful Logo Redesign

Here, Jessica Hische diagrams every move she made in updating Mail Chimp’s identity–with graphic design tricks for making sure a newcomer is actually welcomed.<p>Familiar logos are like overly attentive suitors: They’re so naggingly present that their charms are lost to you–until, one day, they’re …