Phil Dupasquier

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Infographic: What PR pros should know about typography and color

There’s more to good web design than avoiding Comic Sans.<p>The typography you choose, as well as the color and other concerns, will convey a lot about …

Typography

Fear, greed, broken dreams: How early sports specialization is eroding youth sports

Kyle Turris is an NHLer because of his dog.<p>Well, maybe not exactly, but while growing up his golden retriever deserves at least some of the credit …

University of Manitoba

Our Favorite Board Games for Adults

We spent 54 hours researching 115 board games and playing 13 top contenders with 18 people to find some of the best board games for adults. In the …

How to Use Blockchain: 10 Use Cases

Forward-thinking enterprises are investigating innovative uses for this distributed ledger technology.<p>1 of 11<p>Many experts predict that blockchain …

A Critical Analysis of Bob Dylan's 2017 Xmas Lights

For almost a decade, I have had an unhealthy obsession with the Christmas lights on Bob Dylan's Malibu home. Here's what I learned from this year's display.<p>Nine years ago I noticed that Bob Dylan, who has a residence in my neighborhood of Malibu, California, had begun to decorate the hedge outside …

Jared Kushner Doesn't Read, Calls His Father 'Daddy,' Former Employee Says

A former employee of Jared Kushner has claimed the senior adviser doesn’t read and calls his father “daddy.” Kyle Pope, who worked as an editor for …

Wall Street analyst unleashes on Jamie Dimon and everyone else calling bitcoin a fraud

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon said it was a fraud worse than the tulip bubble in 17th-century Europe. Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman said it was more than just a fad, and has not invested in it.<p>The equity analysts at Macquarie appear to side with Gorman's centrist position and disagree with Dimon's …

54 New Titles That You Must Read on Flipboard

As the single place for news for every passion, we’re proud to be partnered with some of the best content creators on the planet. No matter which Smart Magazine you follow, Flipboard surfaces quality stories from experts who bring authority and enthusiasm for whatever they’re covering. Here’s a …

This Artist Is Biohacking The Body To 3D-Print Fantastical Human Bones

The Regenerative Reliquary project aims to find new ways to grow missing bones–or let people reshape their own.<p>Synthetic bone grafts–made of calcium phosphate ceramics, or from bone harvested from patients or cadavers–are nothing new. But that’s just the most simple vision of what artificial bone …

Facial recognition tech is allowing stores to reward customers

At first, the footage from the camera mounted over the grocery store entrance in Philadelphia looks as mundane as you'd expect; a steady stream of …

eCommerce

Face-reading tech could make shopping more convenient — and creepier

As you cruise through a shopping mall, you know you're being filmed by security cameras keeping an eye out for shoplifters. What you may not know is …

After Moore's law | Technology Quarterly | The Economist

Double, double, toil and trouble<p>After a glorious 50 years, Moore’s law—which states that computer power doubles every two years at the same cost—is …

Quantum Computing

The 10 edgiest innovation ideas of 2016

At the end of every year, Edge reaches out to the smartest people on the planet and asks them a single question in an attempt to find the ideas and concepts that are changing the world of science. This year’s two-part question was: “What do you consider the most interesting recent [scientific] …

Target’s Big Digital Holiday Campaign Combines Snapchat, Facebook and Instagram

Target is bringing out all the digital (jingle) bells and whistles this year for its holiday campaign, which plays out across Snapchat, Facebook, …

Social Media

Adidas to grow soccer sales by getting back to roots | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - German sportswear firm Adidas presented plans on Wednesday to defend its position as the world’s top soccer brand against fierce competition from Nike by launching a new range of footwear and setting up more grassroots programs.<p>Jun 12, 2015; Winnipeg, Manitoba, CAN; Adidas …

Google is launching a 'YouTube built for gamers' to take on Twitch

Google is now officially taking on Twitch. As rumored, the company today announced YouTube Gaming, an app and dedicated website designed to be a home for all its gaming video both live-streamed and on demand. YouTube Gaming will launch this summer starting in the US and UK.<p>A separate experience …

Samsung app helps Alzheimer's patients remember their families

If you've seen <i>Still Alice</i>, you know how important a smartphone can be for an Alzheimer's patient -- it helps jog memories that might otherwise be lost. Samsung is clearly aware of this, as it just released a dedicated Backup Memory app to stimulate the memories of early-onset patients. The Android …

50 Years On, Moore's Law Still Pushes Tech to Double Down

On April 19, 1965, the 36-year-old head of R&D at seminal Silicon Valley firm Fairchild Semiconductor published a prediction in a trade magazine,</i> …

Forget The Internet Of Things, There Is A Digital Revolution Taking Place In Our Shopping Malls

2015 has been heralded as the year the Internet of Things finally takes hold, but while we wait for driverless cars and save up for our Smartwatches and assorted Wearables, the omnichannel retail revolution is gathering pace.<p>This is no small market. In the US alone research from JC Decaux reveals …

eCommerce

How to Win the Moments That Matter With Mobile Video

When I began my career in digital media, the term "captive audience" was routinely used to refer to TV viewers. In one evening, brands could reach …

Advertising

5 Tech Trends That Will Hit Every Retail Store By 2020

Showrooming—the practice of shoppers using retail stores to discover products they’d like to buy, then completing their purchases online where they can find better deals—is often cited as a concern of physical retailers. With an enticing mix of low prices, breadth of selection, and convenience, …

eCommerce

IAB Study: Mobile Marketers Are Gung-Ho About Programmatic, But Few Are Using It

Despite the massive shift toward programmatic buying for online ads over the past few years, only a small group of mobile marketers are using the …

Digital Advertising

Three Killer Strategies For Creating Content That Gets Noticed

While content marketing is not a new phenomenon, it’s a fast moving target that is constantly evolving. In fact, 93% of B2B marketers are using content marketing in their overall marketing strategy. As content creators and strategists, much of your inspiration for forming new material comes from …

Marketing

10 Ways the World’s First Open Server Architecture Is Disruptive

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Bradley McCredie, IBM. Bradley McCredie, IBM<p>Moore’s Law, which holds that processor advancement is derived from transistor …

TV Viewers Only Care About 4 Adjectives: Funny, Interesting, Gripping or Cool

More than twice a week, I'm asked what I think about the future of media. I find that I give two answers that, at least to me, are not at all …

Advertising Industry

Michael Lewis Reflects on His Book Flash Boys, a Year After It Shook Wall Street to Its Core

Flash Boys, the author’s best-selling exposé of high-speed trading, made some of Wall Street’s richest people very angry. Dissecting the reaction, he argues that the furor has obscured his book’s real news.<p>When I sat down to write <i>Flash Boys,</i> in 2013, I didn’t intend to see just how angry I could …

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Google Ventures and the Search for Immortality

“If you ask me today, is it possible to live to be 500? The answer is yes,” Bill Maris says one January afternoon in Mountain View, California. The …

Toward Our 3D Future

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Antonio Rodriguez is a partner at Matrix Partners where he focuses on the future of computing, including virtual and augmented reality, wearables, and collaboration applications. He has made investments in Oculus VR, MakerBot, The Echo Nest (now Spotify) among others.</i><p>If the past …

Mixed Reality

Artist's 'Apollo 18' Moon Mission Launching Onto Times Square Billboards

The countdown is on to the launch of Apollo 18 and you're invited to witness it from New York City's Times Square.<p>Beginning at 11:57 p.m. EST tonight …