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High Design Hangs Loose: Beats By Dre Designers Build $3,000 Surfboards

Ammunition and master surfboard craftsman Jason Tilley team up on a line of luxury surfboards.<p>Ammunition, the design firm behind Square and Beats by Dre, has recently shifted its focus from the tech and corporate world to the open ocean. Ammunition’s travel products startup, Octovo, collaborated …

UI, UX: Who Does What? A Designer’s Guide To The Tech Industry

Plus: How Apple, Facebook, Google, and more tech-world heavyweights describe their design jobs.<p>Design is a rather broad and vague term. When someone says “I’m a designer,” it is not immediately clear what they actually do day to day. There are a number of different responsibilities encompassed by …

What The World Cup Looked Like In The ’70s

In 1970, the FIFA World Cup burst onto the international stage in all its glory, televised in full color for the first time ever. That year, Brazil brought together what is still called “football’s greatest ever team,” a star-studded lineup that included “The King of Football,” Pelé.<p>These scenes …

Psssst: Meet Invisible.im, A Secure Instant Messager For Whistleblowers

It’s time to retire the fake mustache.<p>Once upon a time, whistleblowers relied on tricks like fake glasses and invisible ink to conceal their identities. Now those analog disguises are getting a digital makeover, thanks to a project called Invisible.im.<p>Invisible.im is designed to be a “leave no …

Greg Klassen's Beautiful River Collection Puts the Live Edge on the Inside

Greg Klassen is a craftsman who's extremely attuned to his environment. "I live in the Pacific Northwest and find inspiration in the trees, the …

Somebody Flew a Drone Into a Fireworks Display and This Is What Happened

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly through a fireworks display?<p>This video, shot from a drone with an on-board camera, shows exactly …

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." "These habits …

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Free WiFi provider admits to making up 90 percent of its revenues

If you live in San Francisco or New York, you likely know you can connect to free WiFi in certain locations. Your cities' governments partnered with Madrid-based provider Gowex to make that happen -- the same company that has recently admitted to doctoring its accounts for the past four years. …

Thieves nab 40,000 Samsung devices through a daring Brazilian heist

When you think of gadget thefts, odds are that you picture muggings or smash-and-grabs at stores. Apparently, one group of thieves in Brazil had far more ambitious plans -- it raided Samsung's factory in Campinas (shown here) and stole more than 40,000 laptops, phones and tablets that police …

Intel and other gadget makers create a standards body for the Internet of things

An alliance of big tech companies has formed to create standards for communications related to the Internet of things and all electronic devices.<p>The Open Interconnect Consortium wants to deliver an open-source specification for wirelessly connecting devices. The members include Atmel, Broadcom, …