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The groundbreaking app turning millennials into stock traders is now said to be worth more than $1 billion

The new round of funding is reportedly led by Yuri Milner's investment arm, DST Global, and values the investing app at over $1 billion. That makes it a "unicorn" in Silicon Valley terms.<p>Robinhood declined to comment on the new funding round. Fortune previously reported that the startup was looking …

Venture Capital

LimeBike raises $12 million to roll out bike sharing without kiosks in the US

A startup called LimeBike has raised $12 million in venture funding to make Chinese-style bike sharing mainstream in the U.S. Andreessen Horowitz led the round, joined by IDG Ventures, DCM Ventures and other investors who declined to be named.<p>In China, companies like MoBike and Ofo have raised …

Venture Capital

10 Best Sites for Freelance Services

When it comes to finding potential gigs, freelancers, startups, solo-operators and other independent contractors have never had it so good – all they …

Employment

Tips for Designing a Great Restaurant Menu

Restaurant Menu Design<p>How To Design A Restaurant Menu<p>Updated October 26, 2016<p>One of the most important parts of a restaurant business is its menu. A …

Education Technology

World’s fastest SD cards hit 299MB/s write-speed according to Sony

Sony has announced what it is describing as the world’s fastest SD memory cards with the launch of the new SF-G series. The three cards under the new …

Cameras

7 ways to make sure someone doesn't steal your brilliant app idea

It’s been quite a while since the very first mobile app was developed. Yet, the prospects and idea of trying out a new app still excites users. This accounts for leading mobile app stores teeming with millions of apps and an overwhelming amount of app downloads every year.<p>This is a strong …

Boardlist founder says sexual discrimination is more prevalent than people think

Sexual discrimination and harassment doesn’t seem to be going away, according to a recent survey by the Boardlist. Boardlist works by sourcing recommendations from its members, who are both male and female, to provide a platform for tech companies to discover and connect with board-ready women.<p>The …

Sexual Harassment

Developers can now publish apps and games to Google's Daydream platform

Looks like Google is making some great changes to the Daydream Virtual Reality platform. So far, only selected partners have been able to publish apps for Daydream, which really limited the amount of available content. Now, that is about to change. In a note posted in the Google Play Developer …

Virtual Reality

EquipmentShare, the Airbnb of construction, raises $26 million

It hasn’t even been a year since EquipmentShare raised a Series A round of funding, but the “Airbnb of construction rentals,” has closed a $26 million Series B round. The Columbia, Missouri-based startup helps contractors rent out their under-utilized equipment, or rent safety tested equipment that …

Venture Capital

Google+ revives one of its most useful features: Events

Google overhauled Google+ from top to bottom in late 2015 to shift the focus to communities. The company has been tweaking the social platform since that change and today its announcing the latest updates. First, events are back on Google+. Starting January 24th, one of the more handy features the …

The Advantages of Google AMP: Why Marketers Should Embrace It ASAP

Let me start by stating the obvious: It's a mobile world — and as web traffic from mobile devices increases, techniques that speed and optimize the …

SEO

Ten Essential Apps for Graphic Designers

January 6, 2017<p>With so many apps available to anyone at any time, we’ve culled what we think are the top apps for busy creatives. Most are free or …

Note-Taking

10 Must-Have Tools for Graphic Designers to Ramp Up Your Creativity

From meetings with clients to managing feedback, finding design inspiration for the next web design project to delivering the project on time, web …

Design Plagiarism Is A Serious Problem–This Startup’s AI Could Help

It’s an omnipresent fear for companies and designers alike. Deep learning might hold the solution.<p>There are two competing nightmare scenarios for any company unveiling a new brand or logo. The first is that the internet will rise up in righteous indignation about how awful it is or what part of …

Graphic Design

30 Photoshop Tools That Every Photographer Should Know

Becoming a successful photographer takes more than capturing a great shot. You also need to be able to edit your photography to fit the requested …

Tutorials

L’Oreal becomes Master Member of state Department for Environmental Protection leadership program

L’Oreal USA Manufacturing-Florence has joined the Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection’s (DEP) environmental leadership program, KY EXCEL.<p>…

Read These 3 Books to Harvest Your Creativity in 2017 | Inc.com

Enter the new year resolved to continuously cultivate your creativity. Why? Because creativity is the fundamental means to discovery, reinvention and attunement. It is a "chaordic system" consisting of randomness (the "chaos") and structure (the "order") that leads to innovative outcomes. The …

Creativity

5 Free Graphic Design Tools To Create Your Own Visuals in 2017

Why would you pay a design agency upwards of $5,000 for one graphic design, when you can create your own visuals for next to nothing?<p>Many startups and new entrepreneurs understand the value of using visuals in their marketing strategy, but how many people are actually going to throw five grand at a …

Infographics

How to use Chrome Remote Desktop to help friends and family with new devices

If you’re anything like me, you spend basically all of your time on “holiday” not with family enjoying a nice cup of cocoa, but rather fixing and setting up all their devices. This can be annoying itself, but when you go back home, it can be even more of a pain helping out remotely without being …

Google Maps now finally tells you when a business is wheelchair accessible

Google Maps just made life a little easier for wheelchair users looking for accessible locations.<p>People with disabilities and those who use mobility …

Google Maps

21 Free, Easy-To-Use Design Tools And Resources For Marketers

Is it just me, or is picking out the art to accompany a blog or social media post sometimes more difficult than the writing itself?<p>Everyone, …

Lens Mastery Series - Understanding Lenses

Have you ever wondered what all the markings on your lens mean? Do the different types of mounts confuse you? Are you overwhelmed by talk of primes …

Cameras

Learn How To Use A DSLR Camera, With This Nifty Web Tool

Author: Margaret Rhodes. Margaret Rhodes Design<p>Date of Publication: 12.06.16.<p>Time of Publication: 5:45 am. 5:45 am<p>Serious photographers know that …

5 PRINCIPLES OF DESIGNING A GOOD COMPANY LOGO

A logo is said to be the face value of a company, it is the first visual that comes in contact with a current or prospective customer. Why is it …

Facetune 2 puts a powerful photo editor in your pocket

The original Facetune app made it easy and fast to make your selfies look next-level awesome. Lightricks just released a fully revamped version 2 of Facetune, complete with automatic 3D meshing built in, which makes it possible to have another level of editing prowess at your fingertips.<p>Facetune 2 …

Apps

PhotoTracker Lite allows photographers to track stolen images in one click

A new web browser plug-in is aiming to make it easier for photographers to find stolen photos by automating reverse image searches. PhotoTracker Lite …

Fake News

‘Business cards are anachronistic’: How agencies are sharing contact details

Business cards may be becoming obsolete, but there will always be agencies wanting to make a good first impression, even if it’s not with a …

Anachronistic

Celebrate Black Friday with These Great Web Products and Services

Black Friday 2016 is here and to celebrate we’ve compiled a list of outstanding web development tools and services.Build a great website using an …

Web Design