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64 Hacker Friendly Single Board Computers

An anonymous reader writes: <i>This year, we've seen some incredible price/performance breakthroughs in low-cost single board computers. LinuxGizmos has</i> …

Seven Books Every MBA Student Needs to Read

The MBA Startup Reading List<p>I consider myself incredibly fortunate to have spent my summer in Palo Alto, California, interning on the data science …

Silicon Valley

A Summer 2015 Reading List For Creative Leaders

The opening months of 2015 brought important and helpful new titles for creative leaders. Among the works providing fresh ideas have been Herminia Ibarra’s <i>Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader</i>, Google VP for People Operations Laszlo Bock’s manifesto, <i>Work Rules!</i>, Tim Leberecht’s similarly …

The 2015 summer reading list for innovation junkies

<i>My recommended reading list for this summer includes 10 books with very different approaches to innovation. In some cases, these books take you inside the thought process of a top innovator, whether it’s a Silicon Valley entrepreneur (Elon Musk), a Hollywood filmmaker (Brian Grazer) or a Nobel</i> …

Thync's neurosignalling wearable will change your mind — literally

Wearable devices are everywhere. Most use sensor technology to measure things your body is or isn’t doing. Another class of devices, like insulin pumps, takes action on the measurement data to change some condition in the body.<p>One Los Gatos, Calif.-based company, Thync, is developing wearable …

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People

Want to work smarter, not harder? Learn from the best.<p>Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others.<p>So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great book) and the compulsively readable <i>Trust Me,</i> …

AT&T Labs, Continuuity will open source a Hadoop streaming engine called jetStream

Hadoop application-platform startup Continuuity and AT&T Labs are working on a stream-processing technology called jetStream that they intend to open …

A fight is brewing over control of the smart home and APIs are the weapon of choice.

In the land rush to get their connected devices into consumer homes, device makers are pushing design, convenience and new features for their point …

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FORTUNE — At times, it seems like the companies that make wearable gadgets have more interest in them than their customers do. Even as companies with little in common — global sportswear company Nike (NKE), printer-maker Epson, software giant Google (GOOG) — rush to offer portable devices that …

Samsung graphene breakthrough set to turn 'wonder material' into wearable tech

Samsung has made a breakthrough in a new 'wonder material' poised to build the next generation of wearable technology. The company's biggest brains have cooked up a technique for growing graphene on a larger scale that could take the atom-thin material from the lab to the real world.<p>Waving smoke …

The Jaw-Dropping Photography of Storm Chaser Mike Hollingshead

You might not come out on top if you weigh the pros and cons of storm chasing, but there are definitely pros beyond feeling like a bada** and a deep …

Why You Should Hustle Every Day

<i>This post was written by Herbert Lui and edited by Robleh Jama, and originally appeared on the Busy Building Things blog. Companies like Facebook and Shopify renew their inspiration by using our art products.</i><p>What do software development hosting service GitHub, venture capitalist Fred Wilson, and …

Next Silicon Valleys: How did California get it so right?

<b>From Hewlett-Packard to Google, from Apple to Intel - the many start-ups created in Silicon Valley have helped define the modern world.</b><p>The area - surrounding San Francisco Bay in northern California - has arguably been the world's supreme entrepreneurial hotspot, generating a seemingly endless …

Silicon Valley

Computer science: The learning machines

Using massive amounts of data to recognize photos and speech, deep-learning computers are taking a big step towards true artificial …

Everything You Thought You Knew About Learning Is Wrong

Reading Time: 4 minutes<p>Taking notes during class? Topic-focused study? A consistent learning environment? All are exactly opposite of the best …

Winter Wonderland

Enterprise Mobile Experiences With Serverless Cloud Backend

Deliver Rich Mobile Experiences Fast<br>With a Serverless Cloud Backend<p>Create multichannel applications that work with existing<br>enterprise systems. …

What Boston needs to jumpstart more startups: Better transit, connectivity, t-shirts

Despite a pretty good week in the world of sports (actually an awesome decade in that respect) Boston continues to nurture a huge inferiority complex …

Winners of the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest 2013

The winners have just been announced in the 3rd edition of the Red Bull Illume Image Quest photo competition. The overall winner, top 10 category winners and top 50 finalists were unveiled at a ceremony in Hong Kong earlier today. The contest invited photographers to submit images of the world of …

Why PBS Won't Do Android

bogaboga writes <i>"You might be wondering why the U.S. Public Broadcasting Service doesn't have a compelling Android footprint. I was wondering too;</i> …

How do you design fitness trackers for the people who really need them?

Look at ads for the leading fitness tracking gadgets and you’ll see a bunch of people who don’t look the least bit like they need any help in the …

10 Cloud Startups Changing The Data Landscape

While the term “cloud computing” has become trendy and perhaps overused, what many people don’t realize is that it is because of cloud startups that our experience of data has become intuitive and effortless. Below are 10 startups which have had significant impact on the data landscape:<p><b>1)</b> …

Pig Candy

Posted by Josh<p>There are few pleasures in life quite like <b>pig candy</b>. This sugar coated treat hits so many culinary high marks it's insane—smokey, …

BBQ

Leaked Video Shows Moto X With Always-On Voice Commands, Camera Gestures, And More [Updated]

Google+ user Дима Прокопенко has just given us a tantalizing, more complete look at the Moto X, posting a Rogers "Tech Experts" demo video that shows …

Turquois Dreams

Beneath the Clouds – Incredible Underwater Photography by Sarah Lee

Sarah Lee is from Kona on the Big Island of Hawai’i, and her photography can make you want to live there too. She captures the full beauty of island …

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