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En WordPress ya podemos poner botón para compartir en Whatsapp, telegram y Skype

La plataforma de Worpress.com sigue presentando novedades. Si ayer hablamos de la 4.5 de WordPress.org (la que tenemos instalada en los servidores), …

64 places you can learn to code online for free

This way, you can discover what you like (and more importantly don't) before financially investing in a certain set of courses.<p>However, there are so many free resources, classes, and books to pick from! It's easy to become overwhelmed. (Ever hear of too much of a good thing?!)<p>To make things easier, …

Programming

This awesome new Swift framework brings 3D Touch to older iPhones and iPads

Chances are, you don’t have an iPhone 6s or 6s Plus. That means you don’t get to take advantage of 3D Touch, but a new GitHub repository named PeekPop could bring all the peeking and popping fun of 3D Touch to older devices.<p>With Apple’s newest iPhones, a new screen assembly brought the ability to …

Cryptomator encrypts iOS and desktop files for the cloud

Cloud storage has become the way we store much of our data, but it’s not encrypted. A new solution, Cyptomator, offers an open source solution for cloud storage encryption for your desktop or iOS.<p>Rather than rely on cloud storage safeguards, Cryptomator encrypts your files before they even reach …

Watch how easy it is for someone to hack your iPhone

With all the hoopla surrounding the FBI-Apple controversy, it may surprise you how easy it is to hack into an iPhone. In this video, Skycure CEO Adi Sharabani demonstrated how simple it was to access my device. He also offered some tips for keeping your smartphone secure.<p>Related …

BYOD

There is a 'game changer' technology on Wall Street and people keep confusing it with bitcoin

Goldman Sachs says the technology "has the potential to redefine transactions" and can change "everything."<p>JPMorgan last month announced it was launching a trial project with the blockchain startup led by its former executive, Blythe Masters.<p>Her company, Digital Asset Holdings, has secured funding …

Blockchain

Platform 5, una extensión WordPress para facilitar la creación de sitios web

Platform 5 es un nuevo proyecto que busca entrar en un sector cada vez más popular: crear sitios web sin programar usando WordPress.<p>En este caso no …

The White House is prepping for a single weather event that could cost $2 trillion in damage

On October 29, the White House's National Science and Technology Council released its strategic plan to prepare for an extreme weather event in space that could destroy satellites, spacecraft, and vital telecommunications systems.<p>Many of these electrical systems depend on one another, which is a …

The White House

uBeam Declassifies Secrets To Try To Prove Wireless Power Is Possible

It must violate the laws of physics. It must be dangerous. It must be impossible. This is what critics have concluded despite not actually knowing the details behind uBeam’s wireless power technology. So rather than let the rumors swirl, today uBeam revealed a bunch of details about how far, how …

Engineering

Hacking is such a problem that the cost of cyber insurance is skyrocketing

<i>(By Jim Finkle, Reuters) –</i> A rash of hacking attacks on U.S. companies over the past two years has prompted insurers to massively increase cyber premiums for some companies, leaving firms that are perceived to be a high risk scrambling for cover.<p>On top of rate hikes, insurers are raising …

Prototyping App Marvel Acquires Design Tool Plexi

Marvel, the U.K. startup that lets you turn sketches into mobile and web app “prototypes”, has acquired design and animation tool Plexi. Terms of the acquisition remain undisclosed. However I understand that as part of the acquisition, Plexi co-founder Colm Tuite is joining Marvel to develop …

Prototyping

Security-focused GranitePhone is now available to buy for $850

French manufacturing company Archos teamed up with IT security specialists Sikur to create the secure GranitePhone, which is now available to buy on its dedicated website for a whopping $850.<p>Designed for people who are more interested in their security than entertainment, it’s both companies’ first …

OneNote for iPad gets Pencil by FiftyThree support

Microsoft might be backing Apple's new Pencil for the iPad Pro in its iOS apps, but the software giant is also supporting third-party options. One of the most popular is Pencil by FiftyThree, and Microsoft is updating its OneNote for iPad app today to support the stylus. If you're not interested in …

Apps

Israeli Cybersecurity Firm Cybereason Raises $59M Series C Led By SoftBank

If you’ve been keeping up with the news, corporate security breaches are kind of a thing lately.<p>Thus, it’s no surprise that Cybereason, a cybersecurity firm that specializes in thwarting major corporate cyber attacks, has garnered some major interest from companies looking to protect their data …

Cybersecurity

7 open-source password managers to try now that LogMeIn owns LastPass

Some LastPass users were clearly not pleased to find out last week that the password management app had been acquired by LogMeIn. Fortunately, there are several alternatives to choose from.<p>Sure, there are premium options like Dashlane, Keeper, Passpack, 1Password, and RoboForm, but there are also …

Una 'app' de mensajería sin internet quiere ayudar en catástrofes

¿Qué tienen en común las personas de Manila que ven como el Papa da misa, los manifestantes de Rusia y Hong Kong y los asistentes de festivales en …

Tool Set For Web Development: From Mockup To App in 7 steps

You’re an avid web designer or developer. It’s your thing; you love it, you breath it, you live it. If someone asked you what your passion was, you’d …

Counter drone Anti-UAV system unveiled by British trio - sUAS News - The Business of Drones

Blighter Surveillance Systems (electronic-scanning radar target detection), Chess Dynamics (electro-optic tracking and classification) and Enterprise …

Drones

US Navy's cheap and tiny Cicada drones can listen in on the enemy

The Navy's Cicada drone has reemerged looking smaller than ever. Navy scientists have been developing the tiny smart glider since 2006 and even performed a flight test back in 2011. This newest iteration, which has been presented at the Department of Defense's "Lab Day" last week, is the smallest …

Meerkat presenta su plataforma de desarrollo, para que podamos hacer apps con su contenido

Meerkat quiere seguir ganándole puntos a periscope en el mundo del streaming de vídeo vía móvil, y con ese objetivo lanza hoy su plataforma de …

Apple’s (beta) App Analytics tool is now rolling out

Developers looking to get insight on why their apps may or may not be making it onto iPhones and iPads now have a new diagnostics tool. Simply called …

Apps

Microsoft outs free coding tools for Mac and Linux

Microsoft may have opened BUILD 2015 with a deep-dive into Azure rather than the Windows 10 release date we were hoping for, but it does have a …

Building your first App for the Internet of Things in 15 minutes

Few weeks ago we were lucky enough to present our work at the AngularJS <live code> event held in Italy. The presentation was based on a live code …

Internet of Things

10 Free IDEs and Code Editors for Programmers

Web developers have to do a lot of tedious work to complete a web design successfully. They have to work very hard to create a website. But now with …

How To Design Websites That Mirror How Our Eyes Work

Site layout affects conversions, so it’s important to know the value of your on-screen real estate. Take <b>Freespee</b> as an example. After redesigning their site into the above version, subsequent A/B testing revealed that they could increase their phone conversation rate by 30 percent for the same ad …

UI Design

Apple's ResearchKit Is Now Available for Developers

There was more than a new MacBook and smartwatch at Apple’s Spring Forward event last month. The company’s open-source ResearchKit software – a set of developer tools to allow medical researchers to turn Apple devices into research and diagnostics tools – was one of the most interesting …

Imgur introduces embed option for online publishers to repost and attribute photos on their own site

Image-hosting platform Imgur is making it easier for publishers and bloggers to use its content, with the launch of a new embed feature.<p>Similar to how you can embed videos hosted on YouTube, content on Imgur will now have an additional “Embed” option in a little dropdown menu, which gives code for …

Show Me the Money! Business Models for App Developers

All app developers want their app to be a success. Most people measure success by the amount of revenue or profit an app makes. Although this doesn’t …

Open Source Component For Creating Sophisticated Animated Text Labels

I’ve mentioned some excellent open source projects from Yalantis including a component for great looking scrolling iconized top menus, an iconized …

iOS Apps

Core Location Tutorial: Geofencing

Let’s get geofencing!<i>Update 4/9/2015:</i> Updated for Xcode 6.3 / Swift 1.2Geofencing notifies your app when its device enters or leaves geographical …