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50 One Sentence Tips for Bloggers - Jeffbullas's Blog

The blogosphere is stuffed with tips for bloggers, but if you don’t have time to sift through 100,0000 articles, this quick-hitting post is for you. …

Go Ahead, Mess With Texas Instruments

Why educational technologies should be more like graphing calculators and less like iPads. An Object Lesson.<p>Last year, while cleaning out the basement of my childhood home, I discovered a plastic storage bin marked "Calcusoft." Inside were piles of notebooks filled with sketches, storyboards, and …

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iOS 7 is the essence of less

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.<p>And if simplicity is the ultimate sophistication, iOS 7 is very, very sophisticated.<p>The most powerful man in the room doesn’t need a loud voice. The securely rich don’t need to flaunt their wealth. The cool kids are the ones who aren’t trying to be cool. …

The one thing that makes a company last forever

All companies hit rough patches from time to time. But only a few manage to survive decade after decade—some of them in a form that bears no resemblance to the original organization. Nokia began in 1865 as a riverside paper mill along the Tammerkoski Rapids in southwestern Finland. In the late …

Innovation

7 financial terms every serious entrepreneur should know

<i>Jed Simon is the chief executive officer of FastPay, an online finance company focusing on digital businesses.</i><p>There are brilliant technologists and business leaders in today’s tech world, but while startups have their own, great talents, we’re seeing one common weakness: lack of understanding …

Top 8 Things To Do In The Bay Area During WWDC 2013 [Feature]

You won’t have a lot of spare time at the World Wide Developer’s Conference — what with the sessions and a packed schedule of parties — but here are a few great ways to spend those precious hours, whether you know San Francisco like you know your code or are here for the first time.<p>Tool around like …

San Francisco

Facebook's Stock Is Back In Free Fall And Nobody Seems To Care

Last week, Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s chief operating officer, sat on a stage at the All Things Digital conference and said she couldn’t really speculate about Wall Street’s view of Facebook since the company went public just over one year ago. Instead, Sandberg focused on Facebook’s growing user …

Gold Prices Are Down After The World's Largest Gold Market Keeps Limit On Imports

Gold is down 1% to $1,397 an ounce.<p>The sell-off is possibly being driven by news of the Reserve Bank of India's decision to curb gold imports by banks. Gold imports would be restricted to "the genuine needs of the exporters of gold jewelery."<p>Gold imports surged in May. India has said that imports …

Apple Details 'Economic Impact' On Cupertino As It Readies New Spaceship-Inspired Campus

Apple released an 82-page report today, detailing the “economic impact” the company has had on its hometown of Cupertino, California, and will continue to have on the local economy after it builds a proposed new spaceship-inspired headquarters called Apple Campus 2.<p>Among the interesting data …

As Apple, DOJ Face Off In Ebook Trial, The Government Spells Out Its Case

As Apple and the Department of Justice met in court today to argue over the government’s claim that Apple “conspired” with five book publishers in 2009 to raise the prices of ebooks, the DOJ released an 81-page slide presentation that lays out its case against the company.<p>Apple is the lone holdout. …

Barclays executive accused of lying in £140m case

The Barclays executive at the centre of a €164m (£140m) damages claim against the bank was accused in court on Tuesday of telling a “blatant lie” to cover up how the lender had allegedly mistreated a client.<p>Harshika Patel, a managing director in Barclays commodities division, is a pivotal figure in …

EU to impose anti-dumping tariffs on Chinese solar panels

The European commission is imposing anti-dumping tariffs on Chinese solar panels, in a move that could spark tit-for-tat retaliation from the world's …

Facebook Says These Are The 20 Best Brands On The Social Network

So Facebook decided to call out the brands that are doing the best work on the medium — mostly using unpaid advertising — by announcing the winners of its second annual Facebook Studio awards.<p>An elite group of advertising experts from all the top agencies made up the jury that analyzed which brands …

Advertising

Jony Ive paints a fresh, yet familiar, look for iOS 7

According to multiple people who have either seen or have been briefed on the upcoming iOS 7, the operating system sports a redesigned user-interface that will be attractive to new iOS users, but potentially unsettling for those who are long-accustomed to the platform…<p>The new interface is said to …

Samsung testing out mind-controlled Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

Researchers from Samsung’s Emerging Technology Lab are working together with the University of Texas, Dallas, to develop mobile devices that can be …

Galaxy Note

OS X Code Reveals Apple's Plans For Super-Fast Wi-Fi

With the OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.4 beta release currently in the hands of developers, some of the more eagle-eyed nerds have noticed references to …

This Facebook Phone Sure Is Addictive

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Despite all the negativity around the Facebook phone, the early reviewers can all agree on one …

Report claims Apple working with spaceship campus architect Foster + Partners on retail stores

<i>A render by Foster + Partners of Apple’s soon to be constructed Spaceship campus</i><p>Following a report earlier this month that Apple’s Spaceship campus project had increased to nearly $5B as lead architect Foster + Partners attempted to trim around a billion from the budget, a new report today claims …

Wearable design, Misfit and the age of the glanceable UI

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>The designers at startup Misfit Wearables had a goal to make their wearable health gadget so beautiful that customers might …

Google Plans to Announce Something in Austin Next Week

Google and the city of Austin, Texas, will be making what they call a “very important announcement” next week — at least, according to a batch of …

Google Fiber

Watch this: Google explains how to create Glass experiences

Google is taking the mystery out of writing services for Glass. Today, the company posted its SXSW presentation on the topic (video below), in which senior developer advocate Timothy Jordan walks us through a high-level overview of the Mirror API, the interface that developers will use to get their …