Chris Air

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Here's everything we're expecting to see at Google's big event this week

The company typically holds an event in the fall to introduce its new Nexus phones and the next version of Android.<p>Although we learned about Android Marshmallow at Google I/O in May, the company usually waits until the fall to show off the final version of the software.<p>But there are a few other …

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Design for Action

Throughout most of history, design was a process applied to physical objects. Raymond Loewy designed trains. Frank Lloyd Wright designed houses. Charles Eames designed furniture. Coco Chanel designed haute couture. Paul Rand designed logos. David Kelley designed products, including (most famously) …

The future of UX design

User experience design is often thought of as a new or emerging concept in Web design and app design. However, it has been around long before it was ever given the name “user experience.”<p>While the birth of the Internet didn’t focus at all on user experience or even design for that matter, as the …

UX Design

There's only one 'bubble' in this chart — and you can see it from a mile away

The argument continues to rage about whether the tech sector is in a "bubble."<p>The answer is clear:<p>It isn't.<p>"Bubbles" are rare, extreme events in which investment activity and valuations temporarily deviate wildly from historical trends — and then crash back down to the trend line in a colossal …

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Travel & Eats<p>Skip Cape Cod this summer.<p>By The Editors of GQ2 days agoView More<p>Best Stuff<p>GQ’s editors select the menswear, accessories, sneakers, and …

How to Turn a Smartphone Panorama Into a ‘Tiny Planet’ Photo

Ever since Google released the Photosphere feature for their Nexus devices, I have been obsessed with making tiny planets. The photosphere feature …

Baidu's 2nd-Qtr Profit Falls; Stock Soars On Wireless Gains, Revenue Outlook

Baidu, China’s largest search engine, said today net profit in the second-quarter fell 4.5% from a year earlier to $431 million amid higher costs and taxes. Shares in U.S. aftermarket trading rose by 12%, however, on gains in its mobile business and the outlook for the third quarter.<p>Mobile revenue, …

Paul Krugman Is As Wrong About China As He Was About Singapore

Naysayers on China are wrong, I think. Americans and American investors should pay close attention to China and learn. Continued Chinese growth means that the supercycle in commodities, prematurely declared dead by so many, will continue.<p>As I wrote in my book <i>Red Alert</i>, most disbelief concerning …

China's Huawei Sees Revenue Rise Over 10%

Huawei Technologies reported another jump in revenue on Wednesday.<p>China’s largest maker of telecom network equipment said its unaudited revenue rose 10.8% to 113.8 billion yuan ($18.5 billion) in the first half of the year.<p>“From these positive indicators, we believe Huawei will generate strong …

The End Of The Chinese Economic Miracle

<i>By George Friedman, Founder and Chairman of Stratfor, a geopolitical intelligence firm</i><p>Major shifts underway in the Chinese economy that Stratfor has forecast and discussed for years have now drawn the attention of the mainstream media. Many have asked when China would find itself in an economic …

Alibaba Is A Threat To Amazon, eBay, Walmart And Everyone Else

Alibaba Group is a private Chinese company that is the largest business-to-business and consumer-to-consumer company in the world. Headquartered in Hangzhou, China, it has huge e-commerce revenues. It has a strong presence in retail and payment platforms, and a robust shopping search engine. …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Travel<p>Know when to the swarms of other tourists, and go with a game plan.<p>By Natalie B. Compton1 day agoView More<p>Style<p>When everyday clothes become …