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Eye-Fi Cloud backs up every photo, no matter what you use to take it

The SD card maker branches out into cloud storage<p>Seamlessly backing up your photos and making them easily shareable seems to be the dream for cloud storage services. Dropbox and Google have put a lot of effort into making photo backups an integral feature of their respective services. Flickr's iOS …

6 Ways To Add Pops Of Color To Your Child's Room

What do you think of Radiant Orchid, the official Pantone color of the year? A mix of fuchsia, purple, and pink undertones, Radiant Orchid is said to …

Decorations

Volvo's Inflatable Car-Seat Concept

There's no denying that the past 12 months have seen Volvo shake its former stereotype as a reflection of Sweden itself (safe, reliable, unremarkable perhaps) and replace it with a whole new appearance; one that now reflects Sweden's intangible coolness, with the Van Damme Epic Spits film and, …

Zlatan Ibrahimović

Wimbleys No-Show Socks

Whether you're sporting loafers or a worn-out pair of Chuck Taylors, in the heat of the summer, there are one too many sacrifices that come with the appealing sockless look—blisters, sweat and stink, just to name a few. While no-show socks have been an option for a while, they oftentimes come with …

Clothing

Tablet Layout for an Analytics Dashboard

Personalized Fitness Startup Sessions Acquired By MyFitnessPal

Sessions, the behavioral health startup that launched out of the Rock Health startup incubator in June 2012, has been acquired by MyFitnessPal for an undisclosed sum. This is MyFitnessPal’s first acquisition.<p>The three-person Sessions team will be joining MyFitnessPal in San Francisco this month. …

Penguins star defenceman Letang speaks for first time after stroke

On Jan. 29, Kris Letang woke up to get ready for the Pittsburgh Penguins' first mother-son road trip. What happened next was the start of a long, troubled journey with a still-uncertain outcome, with the 26-year-old defenceman left hoping he will be able to play in the NHL again.<p>Letang's wife, …

Bloop It Takes Cutting And Curating YouTube Videos To Mobile

When you’re at work, sitting in front of a computer screen, there’s really nothing better than the moment a friend sends you a YouTube video. For a few minutes, life is good again. Charlie’s biting fingers again. Double rainbows still exist. Harlem shakers are shaking.<p>But on a smartphone, when …

Wisembly Raises $2 Million To Make Meetings Suck Less

French startup Wisembly just raised $2 million (€1.5 million) from Alven Capital. It’s the company’s first round of funding after three years of existence. Wisembly wants to be the only tool you ever need to keep track of and streamline your meetings in your company.<p>“Wisembly is a collaborative …

Clever Family Photo Sharing Startup Togethera Raises Seed, Releases On Android

The issue with online photo sharing is that, inherently, you have no idea what will happen to your photos. On the Internet once, on the Internet forever, as the phrase goes. And that is a big problem, not for teens on Instagram but for a market that spends real money online: Families. And not just …

Bolt for Android offers free calling without messing up your routine

Could this be the iMessage of calling?<p>Free calling apps, such as Viber, Skype, and others, are quite common, but they all suffer from the same fatal flaw: they require you to remember to use their special apps when you’re calling someone on their networks and use the standard phone app when you’re …

The Futures Is Bleak

Behind the scenes on the bottom rung of professional tennis<p>Evan King and Jason Jung win the toss and elect to serve. It’s the doubles final of the …

Peace and Love in the Tennessee War Room

After months of nonstop sprinting, the Volunteers' second-year staff saunters, improbably, to a top-five finish on National Signing Day<p><b>6:59 a.m. ET,</b> …

Why Flow, Amazon’s Magical Search Tech, Won’t Kill Off Retail

Flow lets you to compare prices of items you see in retail shops just by waving your smartphone at them–and then buy those items from Amazon instead. But that doesn’t mean brick-and-mortar stores are dead.<p>Yesterday, Amazon quietly updated its official iPhone app with Flow, an augmented-reality …

Flag, An App That Prints & Mails Your Photos For Free, Takes Off On Kickstarter

Thanks to smartphones, digital photography has essentially become free – after the cost of the initial phone purchase, that is. You no longer have to buy bulbs or film or batteries to have access to an unlimited camera roll. You can snap photos at will, and store everything the cloud. But one thing …

The Best Typefaces from January 2014

<i>Sean Mitchell is an interactive designer based in Vancouver, British Columbia, and the editor of TypeRelease.</i><p>2014 started us off with yet another month of gorgeous typefaces. Let’s take a look at them below.<p>HVD Fonts: Brandon Printed<p>Brandon Printed has an eroded, printed look with four variations …

Google imagines free taxis to transport web shoppers to stores

Google’s latest ad-powered concept might just tempt web shoppers into retail stores in the future. In a patent granted recently, Google describes an online ad that could offer shoppers a free taxi ride to a retail store to take advantage of potential offers. Restaurants and businesses with …

Pylon

Whether it's hosting a house party or having clients come to your office, chances are you've dealt with giving out your network details—and you know it's a bit of a pain. It can also be a security liability; with so many of your own devices connected, ushering in outside devices increases the …

Home Automation

Stokke Steps Seating System by Permafrost

Permafrost design studio has been selected by Stokke, leading Norwegian baby products, to design its latest children’s seating system. <b>Stokke Steps</b> is …

Furniture

NewsCred Raises Another $25M For Its Content Marketing Platform

NewsCred, a company that helps customers find and create content for their marketing campaigns, is announcing that it has raised $25 million in Series C funding.<p>The funding comes slightly less than a year after I wrote about the company’s last round of $15 million. One of the main reasons to keep …

Cobra Electronics Debuts Portable Car Jump-Starter Device

Huge in the automotive world, Cobra electronics has released a cool-looking portable jump starter device for you car. Their JumPack is said to be a …

Stay Hydrated With LifeStraw Go, Filters Water From Streams, Ponds and More

Safe, purified water wherever you go is what the LifeStraw Go offers you. Incorporating the award-winning LifeStraw technology into a durable sports …

Gear & Gadgets

Yahoo! News Digest App

With our smartphones in our pocket wherever we go, keeping up with world headlines requires just a single tap. But standing in line at the grocery store or distractedly waiting to board a plane aren't the most convenient times to absorb long-form news articles. We want to stay informed while on the …

Apps

Mobile A/B Testing Startup Apptimize Raises $2.1M, Launches A Tool For Non-Developers

Y Combinator-incubated Apptimize is launching a new “Visual Apptimizer” that’s aimed at making A/B testing for mobile apps faster and easier — in fact, co-founder and CEO Nancy Hua suggested that it should make this kind of testing accessible to non-developers.<p>The company is also announcing that it …

With Box, ESPN And Square On Board, Entelo Takes Its Recruiting Platform Mobile With A “Tinder For Talent Search”

Entelo launched in late 2012 to join a new generation of startups attempting to leverage technology to help companies address the age-old struggle with finding and recruiting great candidates, particularly engineers. To do so, Entelo has developed software that aims to help companies, HR …

Brazil

Courtesy Of Punchfork Acquisition, Pinterest Launches A Recipe Search Engine

Pinterest today is announcing a new feature designed to make it easier for those who use the site to discover, save and share recipes with each other: recipe search. Effectively turning Pinterest into a much smarter search engine, you’ll now be able search by recipe type or even specific …

Petnet Raises $1.125M To Make A Smart Food Dispenser For Your Furry Friends

Los Angeles-based startup Petnet announced today that it has landed a $1.125 million seed round from Grishin Robotics, Kima Ventures, SparkLabs Global Ventures, and Launch Capital. Petnet (a different company from the Australian pet supply seller of the same name) will use the investment to …

Zirtual Opens Up To Allow Anyone To Hire Their Own Virtual Assistants

Zirtual, which operates a marketplace to match up busy professionals with virtual executive assistants, is ready to go big. After three years of operating in invite-only mode, the company is opening up the floodgates to enable anyone to hire a virtual assistant for as little as $99 a month.<p>Zirtual …

Piper Smart Home System

While the quantified self continues to be a major trend in consumer tech, the smart home sector is quickly picking up speed and attention as well. A standout among the many presented at this year's CES was Piper, which launches to the public today. The comprehensive device works as a stand-alone …

Home Automation

On The Go Cam Is The Best

You’re abroad and the streets are unfamiliar and frankly you can’t keep carrying so many gadgets with you while keeping track of your touristy gait. …