Felipe Marques Ramos

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Icons as Part of an Awesome User Experience

by Nick Babich<p>Due to the limited screen space, we usually replace text labels with icons wherever possible. Icons take less space, they don’t have to …

Intel Wants You to Beta Test Its Facial Recognition 3D Avatar App

Intel is gearing up to release a Pocket Avatars app for iOS and Android that harnesses facial recognition technology to let users send messages through 3D avatars, and it could use your help.<p>The company is looking for beta testers, but users will need an iPhone 5, iPad 3, iPad 4, Galaxy S3 or S4 to …

If Tinder And Snapchat Shacked Up And Had A Baby, It Would Be Called Swipe

Swipe is the latest in a series of “people discovery” apps to pop up over the last year or so, connecting users who have expressed interest in one another. In that way, it’s not that much different from apps like Tinder or Let’s Date. But GameChanger Labs, the startup behind the Swipe app, hopes to …

Space Pictures This Week: Mars Mini-Eclipse, Cosmic Crash

33 Unbelievable Instagrams And Vines From Electric Zoo

The high-profile EDM festival was a raucous, nonstop party before tragedy struck.

You Built What?!: A Compact Mechanical Crossbow With the Precision of a Laser

Wrist-mounted weaponry brought to you by the letter Y<p>Last October, after hurting his knee playing hockey, Patrick Priebe was holed up in his apartment near Cologne, Germany, with nothing to do. He was sitting at his computer, staring at his keyboard, when the "Y" key caught his eye. Priebe didn't …

The best new architecture and design for autumn 2013: from Serpentine to science

<b>Serpentine Sackler Gallery, London</b><p>Looking like a mutant jellyfish attempting to mate with a Palladian villa, the Serpentine's new space will finally open this autumn. It's the first permanent public building in London by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid, who designed the inaugural temporary …

The Entire History Of The World In One Chart

<i>The Vault is Slate's history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space is all about here.</i><p>This "Histomap," created by John B. Sparks, was first printed by Rand McNally in 1931.<p>This giant, ambitious chart fit neatly with a …

Book Publishing

The Guy Who Wrote One Of The Most Famous Songs Of All Time Says US Copyright Law Cheated Him Of Millions

It's appeared in countless movies, and been covered by John Lennon, Iggy Pop and Waylon Jennings among many others.<p>But a quirk of American copyright law may have cheated songwriter Barrett Strong out of most of it, The New York Times' Larry Rohter reports.<p>Mr. Strong's predicament illustrates a …

Don't Worry, You Can Yell At Your PS4 If You Want To

Microsoft‘s big job over the next few months is going to be convincing players that the added functionality of the Xbox One is worth $100 more up front than the PS4. The bulk of that price and feature differential is for the Kinect, and so far, Microsoft is proving me wrong by not offering a …

Fukushima radiation levels 18 times higher than previously thought

Radiation levels 18 times higher than previously reported have been found near a water storage tank at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, causing fresh concern about the safety of the wrecked facility.<p>The plant's operator, Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco), said radiation near the bottom of the …

20 of the Best Apps Released in August 2013

As August draws to a close, we thought we’d take a retrospective look at some of the more notable apps to hit our radar over the past month.<p>From Android through iOS and onto the Web, here’s a quick snapshot of some of the best.<p>New on Android<p><b>Tunester</b><p>Tunester is a minimalist, gesture-based …

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Chernobyl Now

Are nuclear disasters the new normal?<p>On April 26, 1986, two powerful explosions tore through Unit 4 of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, flipping the reactor's giant 2,000-ton concrete lid into the air like a coin. White-hot chunks of the nuclear core rained down on adjacent buildings, setting …

Xbox One Vs PS4: Xbox One May Have An Early Edge Partly Because Of PS3's Amazing 2013 Lineup

<i>It’s been an amazing year for PlayStation gamers.</i><p><i>This post is a part of a long series discussing the relative merits of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4.</i><p>Recently I wrote that Microsoft’s strong Xbox One video game lineup gave them an early edge over the competition.<p>This is partly because Microsoft …