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Responsive Design Best Practices

Responsive design is not a single technology but a set of techniques that allow web pages to serve the needs of both mobile and desktop users.<p>The …

Web Design

Google's sharing its HR secrets. Can you make them work in your organization?

For six years in a row, Google has topped Fortune’s list of the “100 Best Companies to Work For.” It has also been recognized over 100 times in the …

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 …

Google Analytics

'OpenEmu' for OS X Now Supports Nintendo 64, PlayStation 1 and More

OpenEmu, an open source retro and arcade game emulator for OS X, has been updated to version 2.0.1 with support for 16 additional gaming systems, including Nintendo 64, Sony PlayStation 1 and PSP, ColecoVision, Intellivision and others listed below.<p>OpenEmu 2.0.1 also features a redesigned user …

Retrogaming

ISIS has a remarkably simple way of calculating taxes

While most terrorist groups, like Al Qaeda, rely on donations for funding its operations, ISIS is self-sufficient.<p>One of the keys ways in which is does that is by taxation. In fact, according a fantastic in-depth report by the Financial Times, ISIS "earns at least as much from taxation, extortion …

Al-Qaeda

Anonymous vs. the Islamic State

For nearly a year, a war has been unfolding in strange corners of the Internet. But can a bunch of hackers really take on the world’s deadliest …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Apple’s Angela Ahrendts On Where The Company Is Taking Retail Next

At today’s Fast Company Innovation Festival, the Apple SVP revealed what she’s learned on the job and what she wants to do now.<p>“The store is kind of like a big giant product.”<p>At <i>Fast Company</i>’s Innovation Festival in New York, Angela Ahrendts, Apple’s senior vice president for retail and online …

Microsoft lets you build apps for Windows 10 in less than 10 minutes

Microsoft has made tweaks to App Studio that allows users who don’t have prior knowledge of code to submit an app in less than 10 minutes.<p>Traditionally, users would need to install Visual Studio and tap out reams of code, but with Microsoft’s new step-by-step process, you can build an app using a …

Software

Intel reportedly partnering with Apple to provide chips for the next-gen iPhone

According to a report out of VentureBeat, Intel has built a team of more than 1,000 people to build chips for the next-generation iPhone. Specifically, Intel hopes to supply its 7360 LTE modem chip to Apple for the device, and if all goes well, even take part in the manufacturing.<p>The iPhone 6s and …

Nextgen

The NSA sure breaks a lot of "unbreakable" crypto. This is probably how they do it.

There have long been rumors, leaks, and statements about the NSA "breaking" crypto that is widely believed to be unbreakable, and over the years, …

Aston Martin’s DB10 Is A Menacing Supercar

Tailor-made for a secret agent<p>Hollywood director Sam Mendes doesn’t usually design high-performance sports cars. But he made an exception for James Bond. Mendes, who directed the latest 007 franchise film (in theaters November 6), worked with legendary auto designer Marek Reichman to create the …

Inside the creation of the Microsoft Surface Book

No one saw it coming: The Surface Book, history’s first Microsoft laptop (or notebook, if you prefer). And has there ever been a more apt setting for …

It’s Time for Microsoft to Reboot Office

Office 2016 arrives with enough issues to raise the question: Why do we need it at all?<p>I’ve purchased the latest Microsoft Office for every computer I’ve owned. It was a foregone conclusion. Dating back to when Word was white type on a blue screen, I used it so often I could recite the shortcuts. …

Software

Here's how one man traveled to more than 30 countries using credit card points

And he has paid only a fraction of the cost.<p>Dubash has spent the last decade learning to manage and manipulate credit card rewards and points in order to experience what he calls, "Big Travel with Small Money."<p>"I financed my first car, an old Ford Escort, using 0% APR offers from credit cards while …

Flying

15 things Portuguese do when we’re in love

1. We send you about 300 texts per day.<p>Once interest is shown and phone numbers are exchanged, you can start blaming Vodafone, Nós, or Meo for the …

iOS

7 things every CEO needs to start doing

<i>Answer by Jason M. Lemkin on Quora.</i><p>This new phase of my life as a venture capitalist is really the first time I’ve ever worked with CEOs who weren’t …

The 15 worst mistakes people make in their 20s

That said, there are some poor choices that have lasting effects, like not starting to save money, that are easily avoidable.<p>We've sorted through a variety of advice from entrepreneurs and writers on Quora and found recurring themes.<p>Here are the worst mistakes 20-somethings would be wise to avoid …

Self-improvement

8 Ways to Make Money Online to Travel

Many people have asked me how I make money to travel as much as I do -- usually noting that all it seems like I do is "blog", and "blogging can't be that lucrative, right?" Well, kind of, I actually only recently starting making (some) money from it, but the rest of the time, I write a crap load of …

Europe, it’s time we built our own Silicon Valley

Back in 2013, I was one of nine entrepreneurs who contributed to the European Startup Manifesto. With Dutch politician Neelie Kroes at the helm, Niklas Zennström (Skype, Kazaa), Daniel Ek (Spotify), myself, and six others tried to boil down the solution to Europe’s startup problems into a simple, …

Europe

What keeps young people up at night?

We may look back at our childhood as the most carefree time of our lives, but it seems young people are much more in tune with global challenges than …

Why Google's Alphabet shakeup makes sense

Yesterday, Google caught the tech world off-guard with a major reorganization. In the months to come, what we now know as Google will become Alphabet, with "Google" now referring to just the core businesses of Search, Android, YouTube, and a handful of others, overseen by new Google CEO Sundar …

Warren Buffett

10 Days on the World's Angriest Street-Legal Motorcycle

What I learned from commuting on the $25,000, snarling Ducati 1299 Panigale S.<p>No one needs this motorcycle. And, more to the point, the person who would buy the 2015 Ducati 1299 Panigale S is a rider who needs it least. I'm thinking of Justin Bieber, famed for his lack of good judgement while …

Motorcycles

Apple has published a great free learn to code course for Swift — on GitHub

<i>TL;DR: Apple has apparently, via some sort of collaboration with a university professor, published last week — during WWDC — a really solid-looking</i> …

Public Relations

Samsung reveals new details on upcoming round smartwatch

With the release of the latest Samsung Gear smartwatch SDK today, Samsung has revealed a handful of new information on its upcoming smartwatch …

Wearable Tech

How a Master Photographer Produced These Beautiful Audi Shots in One Hour, Inside a Crappy Garage

You don't need an expensive studio, just talent and know-how<p>Product photography is one of the more technically challenging subsets of shooting, …

One of the most accurate Apple analysts just spilled a ton of new details about the iPhone 6s

Here are Kuo's latest predictions for the next iPhone, which were published by Apple Insider:<p><b>The next iPhone, which is said to be called the iPhone 6s, will come with a new design with different casing materials</b>, Kuo writes in his latest research note, according to Apple Insider. One of these new …

Mobile Technology

The Light-Filled Casa Zauia

With a hillside location offering panoramic views of Algarve, Portugal, <b>Casa Zauia</b> by <b>Mario Martins Atelier</b> seems especially built for contemplation. …

Fresh Galaxy Note 5 details revealed in new report

Samsung is already working on its next big thing: The Galaxy Note 5 phablet. The announcement of the fifth-generation high-end phablet is likely …

Phones

The 14 Best Memes of Rihanna's Dress at the Met Gala

A lot of them involve eggs.<p>Following her appearance earlier this year at the Grammys as a human-size cupcake doll, Rihanna showed up to the Met Gala in yet another meme-able dress, this time by Chinese designer Guo Pei. The Internet immediately had its way with Ri's golden cape/gown/bedspread, …

Met Gala