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How the web became unreadable

I've caught myself squinting and holding the screen closer to my face. I've worried that my eyesight is starting to go.<p>These hurdles have made me grumpier over time, but what pushed me over the edge was when Google's App Engine console — a page that, as a developer, I use daily — changed its text …

Google's search engine now converts color values

There are plenty of nerdy things that Google's search engine can do, and the latest is a peach if you're a graphic designer. If you type in "RGB to Hex," you'll be shown a color converter that'll let you pick a shade and get the RBG and Hex values for both. In addition, you can hit the Show Color …

Color In Marketing: Choosing Colors That Convert

<b>Published Date:</b> 2016-10-05 11:13:06 UTC <b><br>Tags:</b> Advertising, Customer Insight, Digital Advertising, Digital Marketing, Strategic Thinking <b><br>Title:</b> Color In …

Marketing

eBay introduces Quick Sale, a sorta quicker way to flip your old phone

eBay’s valet service has spawned a handy way for you to handover your handset and let someone else handle the selling part of the sales process in a system the online marketplace is calling Quick Sale.<p>Maybe “Quicker Sale” is a more apt name for it, because it’ll require less time to turn your old …

Mobile Technology

Galaxy Note 7 keeps exploding: First fire incident in the US harms owner

In case you didn’t know it by now, your Galaxy Note 7 could be a ticking time bomb. Samsung recalled all 2.5 million units it produced to date, and …

Galaxy Note

10 golden rules for responsive SVGs

The many advantages of SVG – including infinitely scalable vector images, small file sizes and direct integration with the DOM – make it a natural …

Why it might be a wise idea to delay buying a Galaxy S7 Edge right now

By now, you’ve all heard about the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 recall – due to some as-yet-undetermined battery manufacturing problems, a few Note 7’s have been spontaneously combusting. Samsung has issued a global recall amidst complaints about their handling of the issue from Consumer Reports. But …

Electronics Industry

Galaxy Note 7 drops Samsung SDI batteries after fires

As part of its Galaxy Note 7 recall process, Samsung will be replacing the batteries used in the handset to ensure that all of its smartphones are safe to use. Reports from inside the Korean industry now suggest that the company will be completely dropping batteries produced by its Samsung SDI …

Galaxy Note

Galaxy Note 7 recall: what you need to know (Note 7 officially discontinued)

Samsung has announced it has permanently discontinued production of the Galaxy Note 7 in light of continued battery problems in replacement units. The official announcement was made just one day after the company halted global sales of the device.<p>By now, you’ve probably heard about the whole …

Galaxy Note

Machine learning just got more human with Google's RankBrain

One day the AIs are going to look back on us the same way we look at fossil skeletons on the plains of Africa. An upright ape living in dust with crude language and tools, all set for extinction. – Nathan Bateman in Ex Machina<p>Ex Machina, a Hollywood blockbuster made on a $15 million budget, tells …

Artificial Intelligence

Read Samsung's full statement on the Galaxy Note 7 recall

Samsung just announced a global recall of the Galaxy Note 7 due to a potential fire issue, in what has to be considered one of the most dramatic and high-profile quality control incidents seen in the tech industry's recent years. The company confirmed the recall in a press conference this afternoon …

Google's new search mode surfaces results from Android apps

For some time now, Google’s search engine has been able to peer into mobile apps to find content within them. The company has now taken that feature a step further with its new search mode on Android.<p>Fire up Google’s app or launch Google Now and enter a query, and you’ll find a new ‘In Apps’ tab …

Best Online Typography Tools for Designers and Developers

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p>The following comprehensive list of online typography tools will help you to establish a beautiful …

Mike McCarthy: 'I'm not questioning' play-calling

The Packers' coach was conservative all game.<p>The Green Bay Packers are going to be sitting at home for the next two weeks rather than getting ready …

NFL

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