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5 Colors You Need for a Happy Home, According to an Interiors Expert

A fresh coat of paint can make all the difference.<p>We already know how colors can influence our mood and equally reflect our personality, but when it comes to decorating the home, what are the best colors to use to evoke feelings of joy and happiness?<p>With so many hues to choose from, Lorna McAleer, …

Opinion: 9 books about financial markets you really should read

Earlier this week I wrote (again) about the importance of understanding financial market history. This prompted a few people to ask for some of my …

Stock Markets

Prefab Glass House lets you bring home the spirit of Philip Johnson’s masterpiece

Philip Johnson’s iconic Glass House has been reimagined as a prefabricated home—a modern abode you can customize and install almost anywhere you …

How to Get Support as an Isolated Entrepreneur

Three accelerators that do it right and a quick list of how to choose the right accelerator for your business, regardless of your growth stage.<p>No one ever tells you how isolating and lonely being an entrepreneur can be.<p>If a member of the corporate world climbs an existing corporate ladder, an …

Startups

Inspiring Tips How To Apply Soft Wooden Interior In Modern Two-Storey House Design Perfectly - RooHome | Designs & Plans

Roohome.com – Are you dare to apply a soft wooden interior for your <b>modern two-storey house design</b>? You do not need to worry. This design below has …

Sanwa designs collection of compact kitchen units for small homes

Japanese kitchen manufacturer Sanwa has designed a set of four kitchen units tailored to those with limited living space (+ slideshow).<p>The Affilato …

Kitchens

Home Design Evolution – Redefining Interior Design, Decor, and Architecture

Do you know how millennial consumers are reshaping residential architecture, interior decor, modern home design trends? Would you like to learn more …

The Roca Brothers, Famous For Fusing Food And Tech, Hit The Road

Beef cheeks sizzle in a frying pan. Oysters float in melon puree. And culinary students from all over the world huddle in silent rapture around a stove in central London.<p>Food gods are in their midst.<p>The Roca brothers — Joan, Josep and Jordi — are the chef-proprietors of El Celler de Can Roca, a …

This family home is luxurious but still affordable!

Positioned far away from the city, amongst the traditional farmland of rural Germany, is a modern home of stirring beauty. Built in collaboration …

Architecture

7 financial habits of successful entrepreneurs

Most of us are familiar with the typical habits of successful people — wake up early, eat breakfast, build a network.<p>But what about the financial habits behind successful entrepreneurs? What are they doing on a daily basis that is making their business successful? Here are seven frequently …

5 Perfect Rules for a Website Design Project

Success is perhaps the ultimate reality and a direct result of failure! You have to fail to be able to succeed perhaps in all endeavors of business …

What We Can Learn From 3 Companies Using Technology To Disrupt The Retail Business

Singapore is deemed by some as an idyllic place to foster a new breed of technologically innovative enterprises. As part of the efforts to develop a new breed of technologically innovative global enterprises, many new initiatives promote the inclusion and innovation of technology to make a wave of …

How Facebook helped this guy’s e-commerce store go from zero to $100K+ in 3 months

22-year-old Melvin Chee from Melbourne, Australia went from experimenting with e-commerce dropshipping during his semester break to a 6-figure business in just 3 months. He had previously started several different businesses, many of which failed spectacularly. Some of his efforts were featured on …

A new app wants to help you beat the credit card companies

Our increasingly automated world should make driving safer. It could also make things safer for your checkbook.<p>And just like with cars, it takes a …

Gogoprint wants to modernize online printing in Southeast Asia

Gogoprint is a new company based in Thailand that wants to bring the benefits of the Internet to the printing industry in Southeast Asia.<p>Traditional print houses have no doubt suffered at the hands of the growth of the internet and the rise of home printers, but a number of companies are using …

Capsule launches to reinvent the pharmacy, complete with med delivery

If you’ve ever grumbled about long lines at the pharmacy, Capsule wants to save you the trouble next time.<p>The New York-based startup is launching today to offer delivery of prescription meds directly to your doorstep or office in your time of need.<p>Here’s how it works:<p>When you visit the Dr. and they …

Reserve unveils a full suite of tools to help restaurants manage their tables

Since it launched in 2014, Reserve has often been described as a “dining concierge” — which sounds cool but also maybe a little vague. Basically, the company combines a flexible reservation system with payments.<p>Now Reserve is ready to do more, with the launch of something called Reserve for …

Fintech’s $138 billion opportunity

Ryan Falvey Contributor<p>Ryan Falvey is the managing director of the Financial Solutions Lab at the Center for Financial Services Innovation.<p>Fintech is in the midst of a golden age of investment and innovation. According to KPMG and CB Insights, investments in fintech startups doubled between 2014 …

Financial Services

Google has 6 new analytics apps for marketers

Whether you’re building an app or running an online store, analytics can help you figure out what your users are trying to achieve and how you can serve them better.<p>To that end, Google has launched a new set of enterprise-grade tools to help marketers gain insights about their customers’ journey …

How To Choose The Best Font For Mobile User Interfaces

Typography certainly plays one of the most important roles in web design-it tries to convey your written content in the easiest possible manner. …

Your next apartment could come with a 'smart lock' installed

Instead, Latch is making its first smart door lock available to real estate developers, so that apartments will come fully equipped with the high-tech entry system. Because Latch is a smart lock, there are no keys required; the lock is operated by passcode and smartphone integrations.<p>For most …

Gadget makes your $10 earbuds sound like $200 headphones

What if those lame EarPods that Apple included with your iPhone could sound like top-of-the-line headphones?<p>I'm no audiophile, but even I can hear a clear difference between cheap headphones and high-quality headphones. That is, until I plugged my crappy headphones into the new BoomStick.<p>A tiny $99 …

Consumer Tech

Speakerbus' US CEO Launches 'World's Smallest' Trader Voice Platform Shrinking Costs

The launch of the Micro OneBox, touted as the ‘world’s smallest’ trader voice communications platform or turret by Speakerbus, a specialist provider of critical voice collaboration solutions for global financial markets, further highlights just how technological innovation is progressing. And, …

Ström Architects applies superyacht concept to luxury housing with Superhouse

The super rich can commission a bespoke home the same way they buy a luxury yacht using the Superhouse brand, according to founder Magnus Ström (+ …

Architecture

Seven Beautiful New Books on Design

With the prevalence of design imagery circulating the internet, and many people mixing and matching from centuries of aesthetic developments on their own Pinterest boards, sometimes we all need a reminder that there are experts out there. Nothing speaks to expertise on design like a beautiful book …

Bamboo fibre is stronger and cheaper than steel, says Dirk Hebel

<b>World Architecture Festival 2015:</b> bamboo could "revolutionise the building industry" and replace steel as the dominant reinforcing material, …

Engineering

This new 3D printer adds stunning laser-cut precision to your DIY craft projects

Laser printers are great, when they work. But up until now, they couldn’t print you out a wallet, a perfectly fitting pair of jeans, or a nifty wood-cut drone. A new 3D laser printer called Glowforge aims to let anyone do just that at home.<p>Unlike most 3D printers, the Glowforge doesn’t create …

IPad Air

Payments Startup ShopKeep Buys Ambur To Cater Better To Restaurants

More consolidation underway in the area of point of sale services. New York-based payment startup ShopKeep is buying Ambur, a payments service for restaurants, food trucks and other food and drink establishments. ShopKeep will keep the product alive as it integrates it, and will be taking on …

Apple Pay

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Improving your digital skills is a rewarding experience, with the right tuition. SitePoint is renowned for its high quality content, and you can enjoy unlimited access for an entire year via <i>TNW Deals</i> for just $19. It’s a part of the TNW Deals Summer Blowout Sale, packed with great deals to end the …

A beginner’s guide to understanding UX design

If you are thinking of working on your conversion optimization and landing page optimization, understanding UX design is essential. As you know, we write a lot about the user, the single visitor that arrives on your site or landing page and needs to be triggered and helped around. UX design helps …

UX Design