Hisham Elattar

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SmartThings opens up its home automation platform to developers

To say SmartThings' Kickstarter campaign was a success is an understatement: the Internet of Things outfit, which offers a clever array of home automation sensors, routers and smartphone apps, raised more than $1.2 million (over four times the company's original goal), nabbed over 6,000 backers and …

Pick of the Day: Marketing & Social Media

Inside Flipboard / December 10, 2012<p>Ever since Facebook became a household product, marketers have been trying to understand how to harness the power …

Navigate the Urban Jungle With The Atlantic Cities

Inside Flipboard / December 18, 2012<p>Modern life is punctuated by its cities.<p>According to the United Nations, the world’s population became evenly …

A Section to End Them All

Inside Flipboard / December 19, 2012<p>If you believe in Mayan folklore or have hummed R.E.M.’s “It’s the End of the World” at least 12 times in the …

Flipboard Welcomes Cisco's Special Section From the Future

Flipboard Welcomes Cisco’s Special Section From the Future<p>Inside Flipboard / January 4, 2013<p>If you’re keen on keeping pace with the leading edge of …

Pick of the Day: NASA Television

Inside Flipboard / February 14, 2013<p>For an organization that deals with the complexities of sending a car-sized rover 352 million miles across space …

Welcome to the (BBC) Future

Inside Flipboard / February 15, 2013<p>The brilliant sci-fi writer William Gibson once observed: “The future is already here—it’s just not very evenly …

And the Oscar Goes to...

And the Oscar Goes to…<p>Inside Flipboard / February 22, 2013<p>Seth McFarlane is hosting the 85th Annual Academy Awards this Sunday, and though we won’t …

Great News for Gamers

Inside Flipboard / March 8, 2013<p>Frank Underwood, the House Majority Whip protagonist of the hot Netflix series House of Cards, likes to unwind by …

Apple Won’t Build a Lousy Five-Inch iPhone, but It May Build a Good One

Marco Arment<p>Apple’s not going to launch a five-inch iPhone until it’s good and ready. And until it does, it would like everyone to know that the …

iPad Mini

Apple Analysts Expect New iPhone In The Fall, Larger-Screen iPhone, SmartWatch in 2014

<i>Updates to add additional commentary from Apple analysts.</i><p>No iPhone 5S until September or October. A smartTV at the end of 2013. Larger-screen iPhone and smartwatch in 2014. A new killer service around mobile payments. A China Mobile deal for the iPhone – finally.<p>Those are some of the takeaways from …