Martin Dower

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BMW i8 Reviews | BMW i8 Price, Photos, and Specs

Overall Rating:<p>Most cars are style items in one way or another. Some drivers choose a bold paint color even though it adds hundreds of dollars to the cost of a vehicle, while others drive around in a bouncy off-roader that will never set tire on a two-track. Ideally, a car’s form will match its …

The new generation of a vision

The BMW i8 Coupé is already the best-selling hybrid sports car in the world – and I think we will succeed with this car, too.

4 Ways To Design Better Login Screens

Nothing’s more frustrating than a badly designed login screen. Here are some lessons from a login screen done right.<p>The login form doesn’t immediately come to mind as something that needs better design standards. Once you think about it, though, it’s obvious: How many times has a login screen …

'Build It & They Will Come' No Longer Works for Mobile Apps

<i>Jordan Wright is the co-founder & CEO of Comfy, an Austin startup changing the way university students find housing.</i><p>“Build it and they will come” hasn’t worked in app stores for years. In today’s crowded app stores, you must put in the elbow grease to help your app show in top results. Only then …

Disney, A Mobile Company

In the central corridor of the animation building at Disney Studios there is a gold-leafed cupola hovering directly over a marble inlay of Steamboat Willie, the movie considered to be the debut of Mickey Mouse.<p>If you stand under the dome and speak, you’ll hear your voice reverberate. To everyone …

Should I Put My Selfie On That?

The "dos" and "don'ts" of displaying your duck face<p>The world has gone selfie-crazy. Four new phones -- and counting -- announced this fall have wide-angle, front-facing cameras, specialized apps, and accessories to make the most of these self-inflicted photos. You're going to put them somewhere, …

Iconic Party Photos From the Past

From swanky soirees to posh premieres, we look back at candid photos from some of the most iconic parties.<p>From swanky soirees to posh premieres, we look back at candid photos from some of the most iconic parties of all time. Hosted by Truman Capote, Halston and Diana Vreeland, with star attendees …

How to Grow a Handlebar Mustache | The Art of Manliness

Between No Shave November across college campuses nationwide, and Movember raising money in the fight against prostate cancer, there are all kinds of …

The Billionaire Founder Of LinkedIn Explains How To Run A Great Startup

He's the founder of Linkedin, the largest professional social network worth around $28 billion, and a partner at the VC firm Greylock Partners.<p>He was also one of the early employees of PayPal, where he served as executive VP, and the co-founder of Socialnet.com, one of the first social network …

Important Things to Know About the Revolutionary "Share Economy"

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When Microsoft becomes the soul of a Google machine

Windows has dominated the laptop market for decades. Android, on the other hand, has dominated the smartphone market for only about four years with …

The Future of WordPress

Starting with just a simple line of code 11 years ago, WordPress has evolved to become the platform of more than 74 million websites.Even with a vast …