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Mentat will apply for jobs on your behalf and guarantee you get an interview

Did you know nowadays there are more people who dislike their jobs than like them?<p>While there was once a time where the vast majority of Americans were happy with their current job, now anywhere from 50 to 70 percent of employees are dissatisfied with their current position.<p>Combine that statistic …

FDA Approves CareTaker® Wireless Remote Patient Monitor For Continuous Non-Invasive Blood Pressure (“cNIBP”) and Heart Rate Monitoring using patented Finger Cuff Technology

<b>FDA Approves CareTaker® Wireless Remote Patient Monitor For Continuous Non-Invasive Blood Pressure (“cNIBP”) and Heart Rate Monitoring using patented</b> …

Medical Technology

How To Play Same Music Across Multiple iPhone And Android Devices At Once

AmpMe allows you to play same music across many different devices at once, including iPhone and Android, improving the resulting audio output thanks …

Millions of email names, passwords hacked in giant data breach, report says

<b>UPDATED, MAY 9, 2016, 11:00 AM PT</b><p>More than 250 million email usernames and passwords have been breached and are being used by "Russia's criminal …

How A Dutch Startup Made The File-Sharing Business Cool

WeTransfer’s simple user experience and creative clientele are transforming a commodity service into a bona fide brand.<p>In the Netherlands, where the file-transfer company WeTransfer is headquartered, “even the highway and airport signage is beautiful,” says cofounder Ronald “Nalden” Hans. …

Microsoft wants to connect all your favorite apps with Flow

There are so many different apps, programs and services we use on a daily basis, or even a minute-by-minute basis. Navigating through all those …

Sympli is a plugin designers and developers can agree on

Designers and developers don’t always have a smooth handoff when building apps, but Sympli thinks it can help via its plugin for major IDEs and design environments.<p>What Sympli offers is a plugin for Sketch (and soon Adobe XD), along with complimentary plugins for Android Studio or Xcode.<p>When a …

Apps

(Update: Video added) This is Samsung’s Good Lock UI for Android

<b>Update May 19:</b> Video Added!<p><b>Original Post Mar 30:</b> Samsung has launched a new “advanced” lock screen UI in the Galaxy Apps store called Good Lock. It’s kind of a mix between a lock screen app and theme, but it leaves large parts of the familiar Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge UI intact (<b>Note</b>: Good Lock …

Apps

How to Feel Happy: 11 Awesome Tips for Being Happy

“<b>I feel like I need to be taught how to feel happy.</b> It’s as if I don’t know <i>how</i> to be happy on my own anymore”, she says to me, her voice trembling as …

One Great Hack to Achieve All Your Life Goals

A habit that grew from what most thought was odious overconfidence on my part, soon became a trait I found difficult to separate from my daily habits. Put me in a room with ten men I'll pick the most good-looking one, put me in a room with ten leaders I'll pick the one with the largest team, put me …

Motivation

The Workflow App Favored By Designers At Airbnb, Dollar Shave Club, And Snapchat

Lingo not only helps keep designers’ assets organized, it makes syncing them across teams as easy as joining a Slack channel.<p>It’s sometimes hard to remember that iTunes once solved a real problem, given what a bloated mess it has become. Digital music was taking off, and so people had folders upon …

8 apps to encrypt your iPhone data if FBI beats Apple

Apple is involved in a very public fight with the FBI about unlocking an iPhone 5c used by the terrorists behind the San Bernardino shooting. In …

Primo app offers free calls, SMS, video conferencing and more to 33 countries

Did you know phone calls just turned 140 years old? I had no clue, until the guys from Primo Connect sent us an email about it. Surely, things have changed plenty since then. We now carry powerful computers in our pockets, and it seems calls are about the most basic thing they can do. The only …

Apps

Microsoft targets Evernote users with software that makes it easy to switch to OneNote

Microsoft today released a new tool that will make it easier for users of Evernote’s note-taking service to make the transition to rival application OneNote, a part of the Microsoft Office suite. The “OneNote Importer tool,” as the software is called, aims to address the switching costs that can …

Software

Password Boss secures your logins with bank-grade encryption

There are just too many passwords to remember in our daily routine. Computers, phones, email, bank details, social logins – the list goes on and on, and staying secure while attempting to remember them all is tricky at best.<p>Help has arrived from <b>Password Boss</b>, which securely helps manage your logins …

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge review: Impressive, but largely iterative

If you’ve been waiting for Samsung’s newest smartphones to arrive, the wait is almost over. The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge will be available on March 11 through all the major carriers in the U.S. and in retail stores. While the S7s share many features with their S6 predecessors, there are some …

HTC 10 prototype and press render images leak, show device in full along with a spec list

Today must be HTC 10 (formerly known as HTC One M10) rumors day. Soon after it seemingly became clear that HTC was ditching its ‘One’ flagship moniker, Steve Hemmerstoffer (aka @OnLeaks) posted a handful of real-life images of a working HTC 10 prototype.<p>It’s the first time we’ve seen the phone from …

Jobbatical, the marketplace for tech gigs abroad, scores $2M led by USV and LocalGlobe

Jobbatical, the Estonia-headquartered job matching site for tech gigs abroad, has raised a $2 million funding round led by Union Square Ventures, and Saul Klein and Robin Klein’s LocalGlobe. Previous investor Smartcap also participated.<p>Launched in late 2014, the startup is on a mission to build a …

4 Ways to Simplify Your User Experience for Greater Returns

Is your user experience leaving money on the table? Take a fresh look at your digital strategy and leverage these opportunities to simplify UX for greater ROI.<p>It's almost March. How are your New Year's resolutions coming along? For 2016, I decided to simplify -- starting with several trips to …

Customer Experience

Stripe Atlas makes it easy to set up a US business in days

At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona today Stripe co-founder and CEO, Patrick Collision, announced Stripe Atlas. The new service aims to make it easier to incorporate a business anywhere in the world.<p>Atlas helps incorporate a U.S. Delaware company, open a US bank account with Silicon Valley bank, …

Eero bathes your home in super-charged Wi-Fi

If you have cable, then it’s a good bet your Wi-Fi comes courtesy of the cable producer’s incredibly average modem. Most of them are one or two …

Google wants you to 'Gmailify' your email, without using Gmail

Google's quest to have as many people as possible on Gmail has reached it's final logical step: you no longer need to change your email address to …

Gmail

DoneHire thinks it can change how you find your next job, and guarantee you a hiring bonus

DoneHire is trying to change the process of getting a job, and wants to give you a hiring bonus — no matter what.<p>With a bit of gamification and a Robin Hood mentality, DoneHire thinks it can disrupt the job search process. By offering a minimum $1,000 bonus to both the new hire and the person who …

Woo lets tech talent hunt for a better job while remaining anonymous

The grass is always greener<p>The competition for engineering talent in Silicon Valley is fierce. Perks typically include signing bonuses, stock options, free meals, and more. In that environment, tech workers are always looking for the next best thing. But using a job-seeking portal like LinkedIn or …

Employment

8 habits of awesome UX designers

One of the fables that floats around UX teams is that of the US space program and its quest for a pen that could be used in anti-gravity.<p>They reportedly spent million dollars developing a high-tech writing utensil with ink that remained solid until the flow of writing and a pressurized chamber that …

Website UI Design Marketplace And Optimization Platform Kaizen Raises $8M

Kaizen, a Tokyo- and San Francisco-based user interface marketplace and testing platform, plans to increase its presence in the United States after raising an $8 million Series B.<p>Participants in the round include new investors YJ Capital, the venture arm of Yahoo Japan; NTT Docomo Ventures; Saison …

Venture Capital

HackerRank Jobs is helping people land tech jobs based on skill, not pedigree

The worst part of getting any job is the interview process, which can be tedious. For technical jobs, it’s often a months-long game of talks and tests. A company named HackerRank is introducing a product called Jobs, which can turn months into days.<p>Here’s how it works: A company posts a job on …

Meet Chronos, the adhesive disk that can make almost any watch more like an Apple Watch

Traditional watch fans no longer have to consider forgoing their expensive wrist-wear to have technology on their arm. Chronos, a small disk that fits on the underside of any watch, brings core smartwatch functionality without making you decide on a platform.<p>At a mere 3mm thin and 33mm in diameter, …

Smartwatches

Monitor your Mac with Monity

My MacBook Pro's battery is living on borrowed time. It has experienced a whopping 1,044 cycles, which puts it over Apple's maximum cycle count of 1,000 for my early-2011 model. Thanks to the Monity widget, I can monitor my MacBook Pro's battery cycles along with a boatload of other system …