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VCs invest record $500 million in augmented and virtual reality in Q3

Mainstream venture capitalists pumped up startups in virtual and augmented reality in the third quarter, with a record $2.3 billion invested in the last 12 months, according to tech advisor Digi-Capital.<p>Tim Merel, managing director of Digi-Capital, said that half a billion dollars was invested in …

How to create engaging images for social media for non-designers

A great social media marketer today and an awesome advertiser in the 1960s have much in common.<p>David Ogilvy, the father of advertising, was famous for spending an inordinate amount of time on headlines. Why? Because that’s the line that people read the most, so it mattered a lot.<p>Blockchain and …

Social Media

Amazon And Alibaba Bet The Future On Supply Chain Management: eRetailers Invest Big In Logistics

The world’s largest retailers are planning to not only grow into the world’s biggest logistics companies, but to completely revolutionize the industry. Both Amazon and Alibaba have recently made significant investments to their supply chain capabilities and in the not distant future they will soon …

eCommerce

Almost 10 million Brits use Snapchat every day

The ephemeral messaging app now has almost 10 million daily active users in the United Kingdom, the company confirmed on Tuesday.<p>The audience figure comes alongside the news that it has signed a "multiyear" deal with Wimbledon to create Live Stories — collections of user-submitted photos and videos …

There's a GeForce GTX 1080 inside this 34-inch curved screen

And nothing you can do about it<p>You're a smart person. You know that building your own PC is the Wise Choice. You upgrade your system piece by piece, looking for value and performance. You'd never spend over $3,000 for a monolithic all-in-one PC. Sure, the 3440 x 1440, 34-inch curved screen Digital …

Atomic Is The Missing Interface Design Tool In Your Browser

Great interface design is quickly becoming a priority as companies everywhere start realizing that it’s paramount to their succeeding in the crowded online space.<p>Then why, despite its importance, has there been such a gap in the UX design tools space?<p>Atomic, a startup team of ten based in …

Drones are getting better faster than anyone expected

At its keynote this year, Intel showed off drones that could fly themselves through a forest, navigating around trees. Onstage, they reacted to people who moved towards them, dodging to avoid a collision. It was powerful sense-and-avoid technology, and it was powered by Intel’s RealSense, a system …

CES is finally over. Here’s everything you missed

We expected CES this year to be about connecting everything from watches to toothbrushes to virtual worlds. We did see a lot of connected, crazy …

Five Sci-Fi Technologies That Became Reality At CES 2015

The great thing about the future is that it is constantly arriving. What’s fiction now will be reality with shocking speed. And the Consumer Electronics Show is proof; here are five technologies that were basically science fiction just a few years ago and were on the show floor this</b> …

4K, quantum dots and more: see the TV technology of CES 2015

Every year at CES, some of the most stunning visuals to be seen come from the TV manufacturers, and 2015 is no exception. Sure, 4K was the name of the game at this year's show, but there were also displays with four times that resolution on offer, too. And while most of the TVs were of the LCD …

How People Are Allowed To Fly Drones Indoors At CES

Ever wonder how drones are shown off at CES?<p>Plenty of exhibitors simply displayed their drones on the ground at their booths, but some would actually give flying demos.<p>Due to safety concerns, you're not usually allowed to fly a drone indoors at CES, but exhibitors were given a pass this year if …

Drones

CES 2015: The best moments of CES 2015

We bring you the best moments from the 2015 International CES, from virtual reality to connected cars and the celebs that came to visit us at our stage.

Grading the state of 4K TV at CES 2015

<b>ALLIANCE MEMBER: Yes</b> <i>GRADE: C</i>Samsung has been one of the most active manufacturers in the world of 4K, and it’s the company that spearheaded the UHD Alliance. There’s no denying it's committed to the format. Unfortunately, it’s also one of the worst actors, with Samsung cutting a string of exclusive …

A glimpse into the future: 5 top trends at CES

After a week filled with high-definition TV screens and shiny new gadgets, the International Consumer Electronics Show comes to a close.<p>Now that we've gotten a glimpse into our future, what were some of the themes of this year's CES? Here are five trends:<p><b>1. At CES, cars drive you.</b><p>Not only will cars …

CES

The 4 Coolest Things of CES 2015

From a possible cable-killer to 3D-printed pizza, here's what really wowed us at CES 2015.<p>2015’s Consumer Electronic Show is over, and to be …

For Shelby Cobra roadster’s 50th, designers 3D print a working replica

It’s arguably one of the rarest, most coveted and often copied of all cars: The Shelby Cobra. Now it’s also one of the few to arrive as a 3D-printed …

Computers 'judge personality better than friends

<b>Computers can be better at predicting our personality than our friends and family, an experiment with tens of thousands of volunteers has indicated.</b><p>By analysing "likes" on Facebook, a computer model deduced a person's character on five key traits better than brothers, mothers and even some partners.<p>…

Psychology

Spotlight: Architecture Photography Andy Marshall

MagMaker / January 12, 2015<p><b>My name is</b> Andy Marshall and <b>my medium is</b> architectural photography at andymarshall.co.<p><b>My love of</b> architecture has driven …