Jani Nikula

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10 best Android Wear apps (Wear OS apps)

Android Wear may not be turning the heads that many of us envisioned that it would, but it’s still probably the best smartwatch platform out there. The update to Android Wear 2.0 added a bunch of really nice features, like standalone apps. It still has a lot of work ahead of it, but there are some …

Jony Ive on Design and Copycats

Jony Ive, Apple's head of design for both software and more recently hardware, had a sit-down with Vanity Fair. You can read the transcript here but the point that stuck out for me was his disdain for copycats. In addition to a formal interview, there were questions from the audience. Here's one …

Google Launches Primer to Get Startups up to Speed on Marketing

Google is looking to bridge the gap between the complexity of its ad products and startup users’ often relative inexperience with marketing and search ads.<p>Launched today, Primer looks to give startups the most basic of tips on successful marketing via five minute lessons (case studies, quizzes and …

20 ways gigabit-speed internet access might change our lives by 2025

If you want to know the future of technology, should you ask a technological futurologist? On the one hand, it’s their job to think about What Comes Next and What It All Means in regards to devices, connectivity and the digital services that they enable.<p>On the other hand, you might just get back a …

Apple Health Has a Long Way to Go, But It's Far From Hopeless

When Apple first announced HealthKit — its iOS-based platform for tracking personal health data — back in June, journalists and analysts crowned it …

Directory App Truecaller Raises $60M At A $300M Valuation Led By KPCB, Atomico, Sequoia

Truecaller, a mobile phone directory and called ID app that lets people search for other mobile users by name or number, is dialling up something else at the moment: its funding. TechCrunch has learned that the company, based out of Stockholm, Sweden with operations in Silicon Valley, has raised a …