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Startup Founders in Southeast Asia, it's Time to Step Up

Dropifi is looking to streamline customer feedback. The Ghanian startup built a widget to replace contact forms and provide businesses with the kind of customer insights most consumers fail to fill out on websites.<p>The company was founded in 2011. Less than two years later, it became the first …

Concert ticket redesign concept by Matthew Lew - The Fox Is Black

California College of the Arts student Matthew Lew became a volunteer usher at venues so he could see his favorite bands perform. A smart move for a …

This Developer Programmed A Pebble Smartwatch To Propose To His Girlfriend

Some might argue that Pebble helped kickstart the smartwatch industry, but it has also achieved a milestone of sorts today. Someone has built an app for the device to help them propose to their now-fiancee.<p>Programmer Rick Ucker created Chrono because he wanted to find a creative, geeky, not “TOO …

An Introduction To Full Stack JavaScript

I’ll introduce these components piece by piece. But first, a short note on how we got to where we are today.<p>Why I Use JavaScript<p>I’ve been a Web …

5 Ways To Reframe Your Thinking To Be More Like Elon Musk

How do innovative minds like Elon Musk and Steve Jobs come up with their groundbreaking ideas? Here’s five ways they think differently.<p>Drawing parallels between Elon Musk and Steve Jobs is irresistible, but how do big thinkers like them come up with their innovative ideas and how can we reframe our …

Google Releases Glass Mirror API Developer Guides And Details Best Practices, API Remains In Limited Preview

Earlier today, Google announced that it is about to ship its first Google Glass units and just in time for them to arrive, Google has now also posted the developer guidelines for its Glass Mirror API.<p>Access to the API itself, it’s worth noting, is still in limited preview and only developers who …