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The new Apple TV is putting all its weight behind apps

Apple did a complete overhaul of the set top box, which plugs into your TV and allows you to stream content from the internet to your TV.<p>But one of the biggest changes coming to the Apple TV, which comes out in October, is the addition of an App Store, just like you have on the iPhone and iPad.<p>This …

The Apple Pencil Is The iPad Pro’s Secret Weapon

Apple unveiled the iPad Pro, a bigger, more powerful iPad. While in many ways it looks and feels like a bigger iPad Air, the iPad Pro has a secret weapon — its stylus. Apple calls it the Apple Pencil.<p>When Steve Jobs first introduced the iPhone, he said that nobody wants a stylus, and that the best …

What To Expect At Apple’s ‘Hey Siri’ Event

Tomorrow’s Apple event is going to be a behemoth. First, it’s going to take place in San Francisco’s Civic Auditorium, which seats a huge crowd of 7,000 people. Second, rumor has it that Apple is going to touch on many product lines — the iPhone obviously, but also the Apple TV, the iPad and the …

The new Apple TV is finally here

The wait is finally over. After languishing more than three years without a significant update, Apple has finally shown us a new Apple TV.<p>Apple's new …

Smart TV

20 Awesome Must Try CSS Tips for Beginners

Since the inception of the internet, CSS and HTML have been tied together in a conjugal bond. While HTML is possibly an easy markup language to …

CSS

Logo Collection by Graphic Designer Angelo Vito

A simple black and white logo collection with works from 2014 – 2015 by Lima, Peru based graphic designer Angelo Vito.<p>Angelo Vito is a graphic …

Incredibly Intricate Sculptures Carved from the Tips of Pencils

Ever since he was a child, Jasenko ordevic (aka @TOLDart) has been drawn to miniatures. As an adult, this fascination grew, leading him to develop an incredible craft carving intricate sculptures from an unconventional material–graphite. Now, ordevic transforms the tips of pencils into small works …

Brushed: Dark One-page HTML Template

One-page HTML templates (43 submissions)<p>Collections<p>HTML Freelance Service Landing Page<p>A great looking and practical website template from Papaya with …

Schools are starting to teach kids philosophy—and it's completely changing the way students think

It's here that standardized testing creeps behind students like a shadow and where fun experiments take a back seat to rote memorization.<p>But in some ambitious K-12 schools across the country, philosophy courses have made tangible improvements to the way students learn.<p>In these classrooms, teachers …

Stay In Your Overlaps

Your competitive advantage as a maker and/or an investor is your clarity and discipline around the overlaps of your interests and beliefs.<p>Aspiring …

Venture Capital

How Unconventional, Experiential Learning Is Reshaping Higher Education

“More caffeine, please!” My inner voice craves. I stare attentively at the same macroeconomic graph with X, Y, and Z axes on the projector screen for the <i>nth</i> time. In class the next day, the professor provides another interpretation of her theory. “Has she any real-world work experience?” I ask …

Revisit B.B. King's Best Performances

He was a indefatigable musician who played more than 300 shows a year—even into his 80s.<p>B.B. King—the blues great who passed away at 89 on Thursday …

Guitar

UI design — 10 steps for great user interfaces Pt2

Welcome back in the next post from UI design series focused on creating great user interfaces with ten, sometimes simple, steps. In the previous part …

How A Computer Can Anticipate Users’ Needs (Without Driving Them Crazy)

Yahoo Aviate’s Paul Montoy-Wilson on the future of search and how it will transform everyday decisions.<p>When you walk into a restaurant, why doesn’t your phone silence immediately, sensing that you’ll be enjoying the company of the people you’re eating with rather than receiving calls? Or when you …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Apple is reportedly pressuring record labels to end their support of free music streaming.</b> It wants services like Spotify to operate on a paid model only, a move which an industry source described as "cutthroat."<p><b>2. Education startup AltSchool raised $100 million from investors including Mark</b> …

The 12 best new apps you might have missed recently

Luckily, we've collected the best apps of the past month so you can find something new to try out.<p>There's a new app that digs up any controversial things you said on social media, an addicting game that could turn into the next Flappy Bird, and even a streamlined messaging app inspired by a …

Apps

6 Essential Guidelines for Taking The Sting Out of Critiquing

So what’s a sensible designer to do? Stiff upper lip? Grin and bear it? These wouldn’t hurt, but these don’t address the obvious question that’s being overlooked:<p><b>How can we make design feedback more effective?</b><p>Critiquing, both giving and receiving, is a skill that can be developed and improved for …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Google is making a giant change this week that could affect millions of small businesses.</b> It is updating its mobile search algorithm to start favoring mobile-friendly websites and demoting others. The change has been nicknamed "mobilegeddon."<p><b>2. Sony has launched its new flagship handset, the</b> …

10 Top Trends Driving The Future Of Marketing

Marketers are constantly looking into the future, trying to predict the next big trend, be it for their brands or their clients. Naturally, marketers are preoccupied with questions like: What is the next big campaign? How can we turn our client into the “next big thing”? What is the next hot trend …

The world as a work of digital art

As curious creatures, we attempt to understand the world around us in many ways and nowadays that usually boils down to big data visualization. Whether we're creating models of large-scale systems or breaking down reality into wireframes and exposing the digital bones beneath, the data-rich …

Digital Art

Yahoo News Digest — New data boosts hope for liquid water on Mars

Science<p>New data boosts hope for liquid water on Mars<p>Research from NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has strengthened hopes that liquid water may exist near …

5 Free Infographic Tools You Didn't know Existed

Create infographics from scratch might be not as easy as it looks. Next to great story, facts, data and statistics you need tools, which would allow …

The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences, Not Things

You don’t have infinite money. Spend it on stuff that research says makes you happy.<p>Most people are in the pursuit of happiness. There are economists who think happiness is the best indicator of the health of a society. We know that money can make you happier, though after your basic needs are met, …

5 Consumer Trends that Change Work and Mobile

Consumerization of technology continues to evolve at a rapid pace. After pondering the announcements at CES, Mobile World Congress and the Apple watch event, I’m even more convinced that consumer technology will continue to profoundly impact enterprise technology. In the plethora of recent consumer …

Virtual Reality

Blippar App Overhaul Aims to Identify Everything Around You

Anyone who drinks Pepsi or reads a fashion magazine has come into contact with Blippar, the image recognition and augmented reality app that connects users with a huge number of products and services by serving a layer of brand-based interactive content.<p>Today at SXSW, Blippar’s CEO and founder …

Sugru

We needed to articulate what was different about our technology. It wasn't that we didn't know, but we didn't know how to say it easily.<p>Jane ni …

Some Of The Best UX And UI Resources

The tools you are using today may not be ideally suited for the next web or app design project you take on. Newer tools are constantly being …

Web Design

New MacBook announced with 12-inch Retina display, shipping April 10th for $1,299

The thinnest MacBook ever comes with a Retina display and the promise of all-day battery life<p>In an event dedicated to explaining the benefits of its new Watch, Apple set aside a moment to update a machine that needs no special introduction: the MacBook. It's just MacBook now, no more qualifiers. It …

Weapons of Mass Instruction: A 1979 Ford Falcon Converted into a Tank Armored with 900 Free Books | Colossal

<p>In celebration of World Book Day (today!) 7UP commissioned Argentinian artist Raul Lemesoff to construct one of his famous book tanks. In this case …

Meet Hulk, a 175-Pound Pit Bull and a Lovable Gentle Giant

Meet Hulk, an enormous pit bull that lives in New Hampshire. He's only 18 months old but is already 175 pounds and growing, making him one of the world's largest pit bulls. Hulk is even trained as a professional guard dog by his owners, Marlon and Lisa Grannan. They run Dark Dynasty K9s, which is a …