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Watch Amazon's entire Fire Phone reveal here

Amazon's had press events where it's unveiled numerous things, but today the focus was on just one product: its new Fire Phone. Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos spent the majority of the company's nearly hour-and-a-half-long event going over the new device, which ships next month exclusively on …

CSS vs. JS Animation: Which is Faster?

How is it possible that JavaScript-based animation has secretly always been as fast — or faster — than CSS transitions? And, how is it possible that …

JavaScript

10 Websites That Boost Your Traffic For Free

At the beginning of a startup’s life there is hardly time for marketing as you are spending most of your day developing and refining your product. …

Rapoo’s Ultra-Slim Keyboard Has A Built-In Trackpad

Rapoo’s new E2700 looks to be the perfect companion for my iMac, which is sat on a desk at a suspiciously convenient distance from the sofa in my office, letting me kick back and be amazed by episodes of <i>True Detective</i> and, uh, <i>The Mentalist</i>. Aside from being a regular keyboard with all the usual …

Implementing Real-Time Trending Topics with a Distributed Rolling Count Algorithm in Storm

A common pattern in real-time data workflows is performing rolling counts of incoming data points, also known as sliding window analysis. A typical …

Raft - The Understandable Distributed Protocol

Raft - The Understandable Distributed Protocol<p>Recorded at:<p><i>|</i> by Ben Johnson Ben Johnson Follow 0 Followers on Dec 04, 2013 <i>|</i><p>A note to our readers: You …

Learn Go in Y Minutes

Go was created out of the need to get work done. It’s not the latest trend in computer science, but it is the newest fastest way to solve real-world …

Here’s what Samsung’s Galaxy Gear companion app looks like

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Let’s see, we know the hardware specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch and the expected battery life, so why not …

What is Xiaomi? Here's the Chinese company that just stole one of Android's biggest stars

Xiaomi is often likened to Apple, but it's more Google than anything else<p>Yesterday, Google lost one of its top Android executives to a relatively unknown Chinese cellphone manufacturer. While the circumstances surrounding Hugo Barra’s departure are still murky and potentially dramatic, there’s no …

Android 4.3 (JSS15Q and JWR66Y) factory images and binaries for Nexus 7, Nexus 4, Nexus 10 and Galaxy Nexus available

After rolling out a new Android 4.3 OTA update (build versions JSS15Q and JWR66Y) for its Nexus devices, Google has posted the factory images and binaries for the Nexus tablets and smartphone versions out there.<p>In case you haven’t updated your Nexus devices to the newest Android 4.3 version, you …

Android News

First batch of Firefox phones sell out in U.S., U.K.

It's a sellout for the eBay-only ZTE Open smartphone, a first, tentative stab at bringing the Firefox OS to the American and British markets.<p>The ambitious Firefox phone may face a long, uphill road to success, but the first batch of phones up for grabs in the U.S. and U.K. has sold out after its …

Mobile Technology

Factory Images for Nexus and Pixel Devices

This page contains binary image files that allow you to restore your Nexus or Pixel device's original factory firmware. You will find these files …

Extreme Sports

Queues

There are many queueing systems out there. Each one of them is different and was created for solving certain problems. This page tries to collect the …

Software Development

Awesome projects from the Docker community - Docker Blog

Clay Programming Language

Why Clay?<p>Clay is concise.<p>If you've written generic programs with C++ templates, you know how verbose it is. This is because type names are longer in …

Programming

CSS3 animation framework for JavaScript

Move#set(prop, val)<p>Set <i>prop</i> to <i>val</i>.<p>Move#add(prop, val)<p>Increment <i>prop</i> by <i>val</i>, where <i>val</i> is an Number (click several times).<p>Move#sub(prop, val)<p>Decrement <i>prop</i> …

JavaScript

Female dev's outburst against Torvalds was planned

In <b>a post</b> to the Linux kernel mailing list at 11:53:43am EST on July 15, Sharp replied to jocular comments by developers Steven Rostedt and Ingo …

Women in Tech

Here's how Elon Musk's Hyperloop might actually work

How do you get from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 30 minutes?<p>Elon Musk has made his name on big ideas, whether it's space tourism or the electric car — but his latest project, mysteriously dubbed the Hyperloop, may be more revolutionary than anything he's done. It started with a simple promise: …

Tracing the rise of 'authentic' digital design

Apple's unveiling of a radically redesigned iOS last month at WWDC reignited a discussion about the merits of the more simplified, "authentic" design style that we've already seen Microsoft and Google push across the majority of their products. For those who want to go deeper into how Apple got to …