Nishant Shah

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House Of The Future: How Automation Tech Is Transforming The Home

In the late 2000s, while he was building himself a “green” home in Lake Tahoe, Calif., Tony Fadell, one of the creators of the iPod, went looking for a thermostat, and was unimpressed by the limited features and dated technology he found.<p>Fadell teamed up with former Apple colleague Matt Rogers in …

Team Task Management App Flow Gets A Huge Overhaul. Still Stunning.

I’m The Next Web’s resident productivity geek. I have a relentless obsession for finding the best tools to get things done; ironically, it’s quite often at the expense of actually getting things done.<p>In my hunt for the end of the ‘productivity rainbow’ however, one product has always been held in …

Simplilearn raises $10M so professionals don’t get left in the dust

In a competitive job market, Simplilearn helps people get the training they need to keep up.<p>Today, Simplilearn announced securing $10 million in its second round of financing. The company claims to be the world’s largest certification training provider for working professionals.<p>Simplilearn offers a …

The Future is Now: 9 Unbelievable (Real) Technologies That Exist Today (PHOTOS)

According to Moore’s Law, it is generally held that the processing power in our computing technology is destined to double every two years. With respect to the trend first recognized in 1965, it only takes a glance at the headlines covering the high-concept gadgets and gizmos of today to notice …

Backyard Battles is a collectible card game without the cards

Backyard Battles evolves the collectible card game<p><i>Backyard Battles</i>, an upcoming strategy game for iOS, Android and web browsers from independent studio Naked Sky, is merging the tactical gameplay of collectible card games with streamlined game design to offer an experience that is both deep and …

Power is fragmenting. But what is the true cost to democracy?

Power is leaching from the centre, even as the complexities of national and international challenges multiply. It is the hallmark of our times. Whether political or religious leaders, CEOs or five-star generals – all are more constrained in what they can do.<p>This is a pattern across all societies. …