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$230 Million Still Can’t Buy A Startup Original Design?

Do these two designs look the same to you? Because they sure do to us.<p>You’ve heard it before. Two startups, with vastly different amounts of funding, each do ostensibly the same thing. In the left corner, you have HelloSign, with $3.5 million in funding, which allows you to sign documents …

Create App Screenshots! Samsung Galaxy in woman's hand

Drag and Drop your image into the Samsung Galaxy screen. Use real environments to present your apps.

The Atlas Wristband

Atlas automatically identifies exercises, reps, calculates calories burned and evaluates form. | Check out 'The Atlas Wristband' on Indiegogo.

The Shape of Design

“If you create things, the book’s insights will inform the way you think about your work, regardless of how you make your living.”<br>–––<br>The …

The Brain

100 growth hacks 100 days | 1 to 10

This is the first SlideShare adaption of Timothy E. Johansson's 100 Growth Hacks in 100 Days. The growth hacks that's included in the slide are 1 to 10. Timothy is the front-end developer at UserApp (www.userapp.io).

Startups, This Is How Design Works

Dieter Rams’ Ten Principles of “Good Design” <br>(Wow, how convenient is that?)<p><b>Dieter Rams</b> is a German industrial designer closely associated with the …

Which is the best cloud computing platform for a startup? How to choose between a PaaS and IaaS?

Its: Cloudways <b>(with full 14 days free trial)</b><p>I have used lots of hosting companies. VPS is crazy expensive for a small business, and shared hosting …

15 Underrated Apps Every Entrepreneur Should Use

Whether you have a tech question or a fashion concern, there's probably an existing app that can help you out.<p>But frankly, with all the apps out …

The Present and Future of the Web Platform

Bio<p>Brendan Eich is CTO and SVP of Engineering for Mozilla, and widely recognized for his enduring contributions to the Internet revolution. In 1995, …

Top JavaScript MVC Frameworks

<i>|</i> by Dio Synodinos Dio Synodinos Follow 3 Followers on Feb 05, 2013 <i>|</i><p>InfoQ's research widget has been deprecated. It should continue to work however, …

Yahoo’s Geek Goddess

As one of Google’s highest-ranking women, Marissa Mayer became a Silicon Valley superstar, but inside the search giant her dazzle sometimes wore thin, with colleagues rebelling against her imperious style. In the wake of Mayer’s jump to run the struggling Yahoo, Bethany McLean asks whether she will …

How the Bitcoin protocol actually works

Many thousands of articles have been written purporting to explain Bitcoin, the online, peer-to-peer currency. Most of those articles give a …

Bitcoin

Smallicons – a Big and Flat Set of Small Icons

Smallicons – A Flat Icon Set.<p>You love bright flat icons? Then you will love the Smallicons pack. This fully scalable icon set were created using …

Graphic Design

What Do We Mean By Small Data

Earlier this week we published the first in a series of posts on <b>small data</b>: “Forget Big Data, Small Data is the Real Revolution”. In this second in …

A Node.js Podcast

Gadgets, Gizmos, Services and Apps That I Am Thankful For

A few weeks ago I dropped a glass of water on my MacBook Air. No surprise, but it didn’t survive. I took this as God telling me to buy a new Mac, and …

Node.js FUNdamentals: A Concise Overview of The Main Concepts

Courses on Node.js, React<br>and JavaScript<p>Become an expert with my comprehensive<br>Node.js, React.js and JavaScript courses.<p>Note: This text is a part of …

How We Acquired 100K Early Bird Signups with Zero Marketing Budget

Most startups dream about immense organic traffic at their launch. While there has been no rocket or viral growth for us yet, we gain a steady stream …

Marketing

Varnish

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Startup tip #6 – Launch a scaled-back version

The lean startup movement talks about starting with a minimum viable product: the product with just the necessary features to get money and feedback …

How Much Cash Does Your Startup Need To Go Public?

How much cash does a tech venture-backed company burn through before IPO? The median 2013 VC-backed tech IPO burned $33M and the average company …

Google Cloud Platform Simplifies Mobile Back-end Development

Google Cloud Platform is positioning itself as a major player to help mobile developers get off the block fast. While the platform was complete in …