Russell Laboe

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Aviary overhauls its photo SDK for enhanced iOS integration

Aviary, the photo editing software behind a vast range of photography and productivity apps, today announced a major overhaul of its iOS SDK.<p>Available now, the new SDK features an updated design and interface and enhanced compatibility with iOS 7. While previous versions offered some updates based …

What Disney World's MagicBands can teach us about the convergence of mobile, data, and more

<i>Aaron Shapiro is the CEO of the digital agency Huge.</i><p>Pity the parent trying to do Disney World on the cheap these days.<p>Last summer, Disney introduced MagicBands into the theme park experience. For starters, the RFID-enabled wristbands function as tickets, and as “FastPasses” to cut long lines and …

Google's modular phones: hot-swapping batteries is just the beginning

Google teased us with a behind-the-scenes look at Project Ara's progress last week, and now it's giving would-be module makers some meat to dig into with its new Module Developers Kit. As the name implies, this release really isn't meant for laymen: it's a set of guidelines for how those bits …

Google Releases First Resources for Project Ara

Project Ara, the modular smartphone initiative announced by Google last year, is taking shape after the first Module Developers Kit (MDK) was released today.<p>Among the information is an 81-page document that details the of customization open to developers, and thus the kind of things that we end …

Tesla Drivers' In-Dash Web Browsing Habits Revealed

The race is on to snag the attention of drivers via new Internet-enabled dashboard touchscreens, but metrics on exactly how popular this new browsing …