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20 Smart Tools and Apps for UX Designers

In a world where hundreds of new apps and websites are released each day, creating high quality and user-friendly products is essential if you want …

Apps

Instapaper premium is now available to everyone for free

You no longer have to pay for Instapaper's best features.<p>Pinterest, which acquired read-it-later app Instapaper earlier this year, announced Tuesday …

New Facebook messenger bot wants to help you register to vote

Getting help with voting registration can now be as simple as a quick chat with a bot.<p>The Ad Council just launched an automated tool within …

Prisma For Android Lets You Save Photos To Phone Gallery

Just hours after the insanely popular Prisma app for Android debuted on the Google Play Store, it has received its first update. The app that turns …

The chief iPad engineer is now heading Apple's car efforts, report says

If you love the iPad, MacBook Air or iMac, you're probably going to love the Apple Car.<p>Senior Apple executive Bob Mansfield, the man who led the …

Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83 billion

After a months-long bidding process and many layoffs, Yahoo has finally found a buyer. Verizon (which owns AOL, which owns TechCrunch) is officially acquiring Yahoo’s core business for $4.83 billion in cash, which includes Yahoo’s advertising, content, search and mobile activities.<p>“Just over a year …

5 Android Apps That Stream Music From Your Phone To Your Entire House

If you're listening to music from your phone while you're out in the car, or while you're commuting home on the train or bus, it makes sense that you …

Google Maps now looks way nicer and you might not notice

Google Maps isn’t getting new features, but it’s about to look way prettier. Google is rolling out sharper, more seamless satellite imagery to the tool.<p>The update includes photos from Landsat 8, designed by NASA and the United States Geological Survey, which launched into orbit in 2013. The …

The new Google Fonts database is a design geek's paradise

Typography for the soul<p>Google Fonts has been an invaluable web resource since the search giant launched the database in 2010. The goal has been to create a bank of open-source fonts and match it with underlying engineering to enable those fonts to work quickly and efficiently across millions of …

Typography

Apple unveils iOS 10 at WWDC 2016, refreshed design, Siri SDK, much more

Apple has officially announced iOS 10 at WWDC 2016. Craig Federighi started the announcement by sharing that iOS 10 features ten new tent pole features.<p>The first starts with the user experience. This starts with an all-new lock screen. The overall look has also been refreshed. Control Center looks …

Apps

There's a hidden volume control in your Mac menu bar

Menu bar applications on Mac give you quick access to your most important settings. But with this trick, you can control even more from the menu bar.<p>These days, there's a menu bar application for just about anything you can imagine -- checking Product Hunt, locking yourself out of all the …

Product Hunt

The 10 Important URLs That Every Google User Should Know

What does Google know about the places you’ve visited recently? What are your interests as determined by Google? Where does Google keep a list of …

How to Update Files in Google Drive without Changing the Link

John uploaded a PDF file in Google Drive and shared it with Peter. A week later, John updated the PDF file and uploaded the new version to Google …

Engineers build 5G-capable stretchable electronics for the Internet of Things

Scientists have created the world's fastest stretchable, wearable integrated circuits, an advance that could drive the Internet of Things and lead to …

Nanotech

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frog<p>We transform businesses at scale.<p>Creating systems of brand, product and service that deliver distinctly better experiences for consumers, …

Innovation

50 Famous Logos Then And Now

Everything changes with time, and businesses are no exception. In order to stay attuned to the ever changing needs and interests of consumers, …

Introducing Spaces, a tool for small group sharing

How to Check Your Schedule with Siri

Siri can do all kinds of things these days on the iPhone. From telling you the latest sports scores to letting you know what song is playing on the radio. Another awesome thing you can ask Siri is what your schedule looks like for the day. Here’s how to check your schedule with Siri.<p>To do …

Siri

How expiring patents are ushering in the next generation of 3D printing

Filemon Schoffer Contributor<p>Filemon Schoffer is the head of community at 3D Hubs.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>3D printing technologies explained<br>• Metal 3D printing takes flight<p>The year 2016 is quickly shaping up to be one of the hottest years on record for 3D printing innovations. Although there is …

Siri's creators will unveil their new AI bot on Monday

Shortly after being purchased by Apple, two of Siri's founders left the company to begin creating yet another AI assistant. It's called Viv, and <i>The Washington Post</i> reports that it'll be unveiled to the world on Monday.<p>Viv is essentially meant to be Siri, but good. It's an AI assistant that you …

Google Seeks to Make Slideshows Less Crushingly Dull

Do you know anyone who enjoys slideshows? Me neither.<p>That’s a problem Google is trying to address with a new feature for its Slides presentation …

YouTube will reportedly start streaming live TV in 2017

Streaming live TV over the internet is the latest entertainment land grab -- as more consumers cut the cord, plenty of companies are finding new ways to offer potential customers a way to get their live TV fix. According to a report from <i>Bloomberg</i>, YouTube might get in the action in 2017 with a new …

Xiaomi's smartwatch for kids costs less than $50

Look, Xiaomi's smartwatch for kids isn't anything revolutionary. It has features typically found in children's wearables, including the ability to make and receive calls and to track users' whereabouts. The best thing about it, however, is its price: it only costs 299 yuan or around $46, which is a …

Ouch: Some Slack developers have been exposing corporate data

If you perform a very specific query in the search field of online code repository Github, where many Slack bot projects are stored, you can get info …

YouTube debuts a 6-second ad format you can't skip, so start working on your patience

We’re all used to that five-second countdown before the skip button shows up on a YouTube pre-roll ad. Soon, you’ll have to wait just one second more and watch a full, “snack-sized’ video with the company’s new ad format.<p>Called Bumper Ads, the short videos last just six seconds each – unlike most …

Classic, Practical Furniture Design: Hans Wegner's Valet Chair

Made from humble materials, but literally fit for a King<p>You get undressed for bed, but your clothes aren't dirty enough to go in the hamper. Nor are …

Here's how you can try Messenger bots

While Microsoft and Facebook try to talk us all into using bots to chat with businesses, there’s one universal truth: they kinda suck.<p>Dovetailing on Build’s bot boon for developers, Facebook introduced its own bot platform for Messenger today. Like Microsoft’s effort, Facebook allows bots to be …

Apps

Google Photos for Android gains the ability to manually backup photos

In the last Google Photos for Android update, edited images no longer made a copy and replaced the original picture. Today, a smaller update is rolling out that adds the ability to manually backup photos in albums that do not have automatic upload turned on.<p>While most people take advantage of …

Google

Everything announced at Facebook’s F8 conference

At Day 1 of Facebook’s F8 developer conference, Mark Zuckerberg laid out the company’s 10 year roadmap and made tons of new announcements such as the new chatbots and a crazy new VR camera.<p>On Day 2, the keynote speakers dove into updates from the React Native platform, demoed a VR selfie stick, …