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New HomeKit-enabled LED Light Bulb from Koogeek arrives at $37

Koogeek has officially released its new HomeKit-enabled Wi-Fi Smart LED Light Bulb, the latest in its ever-expanding line of Apple-friendly accessories. Its $37 price tag represents one of the lowest entry-points that we’ve seen when it comes to HomeKit lighting. Unlike Philips Hue, Koogeek does …

Home Automation

Apple begins selling lightweight Hover Camera Passport drone & offering in-store demos

As drones continue to rise in popularity, the ultra-portable Hover Camera Passport today became available from Apple.com and in Apple retail stores. Created by Zero Zero Robotics, the Hover Passport is a lightweight drone made from a carbon fiber material, so it’s portable and easy to take with you …

Anthony Bourdain Is Looking To Go “Deeper, Farther, Wider, And Smarter” With “Explore Parts Unknown”

The globe-hopping chef is developing a new digital extension of his wildly popular CNN series.<p>It was only four years ago that CNN took what, at the time, seemed like a major gamble by expanding its programming beyond news to incorporate original, nonfiction series–the first of which, under CNN …

Sorry But Successful People Don't Care About Your Brilliant Idea

Having an idea is so close to nothing that nobody who has actually done anything cares about your idea.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ideas, ideas, ideas.<p>Everybody has an idea that they want to get off the ground. Everybody thinks his or hers is the greatest …

Success

Winter tyres – what are they, how do they work, and do I really need them?

You know how it is. You’re driving carefully along snow-covered roads and, all of a sudden, obliged to brake. Even in a straight line, with ABS working overtime, you sit there, white-knuckled and whimpering, as (even modest) speed takes forever to scrub off.<p>Given a bit of luck you don’t hit …

10 best new web design tools for November

This month we’ve got a bunch of tools that will help you code more efficiently in various ways, whether that’s by offloading complex calculations to …

Typography

Eco-Luxury Redefined: The Remarkable Portable Hotel Suite

I was fortunate to have recently experienced one of the most unique eco-friendly hotel suites in the world. Several of the prototype suites were purchased privately by a hotel developer I had met in the Caribbean. The DROP eco-hotel is a removable modular hotel room and will quickly become one of …

Clover Lets You Order A Date Like You Would A Burrito

New dating app Clover is a sort of OKCupid meets Tinder but with the “algorithmic matching” included in other online dating sites like eHarmony. The twist? It aims to make it as easy to order a Friday night date as it is to summon your next burrito.<p>“Our new on-demand service will find people that …

Curioos Grabs $1.9 Million To Build The Definitive Marketplace For Digital Art

What would look good in your living room? If you’re a good photographer, you can frame your photos. But chances are that your only option is to buy someone else’s photos, which doesn’t feel very personal. There is another option — you could buy digital art prints instead. To do this, Curioos just …

MIT computer scientists can predict the price of Bitcoin | MIT News

Scientists have crunched data to predict crime, hospital visits, and government uprisings — so why not the price of Bitcoin?<p>A researcher at MIT’s …

Charlie Briefs You On Your Upcoming Meetings By Emailing You One-Pagers On Attendees

A new web application called Charlie has raised a seed round of $1.75 million led by Lightbank Capital. The product emails you short, automatically generated one-pagers detailing what you need to know about the people you’re about to meet with, based on your Google Calendar entries.<p>If this idea …

6 Questions (and Answers) About Apple Pay

With the launch of Apple Pay this week, here are a few things you need to know.<p>Apple's mobile payment system, Apple Pay, made its debut Monday. Now you can flash your new iPhone in the checkout line to pay for food, clothing and other goods. There's no need to pull out your credit card.<p>But don't …

How What You Eat Affects Your Productivity

Adjust your eating habits to get more done during the workday.<p>We usually think of food as fuel.<p>Just fill up your tank during lunch, then get back to work.<p>But "Best Place To Work" author Ron Friedman says the analogy is dangerously flawed, since certain foods can cause your productivity to …

How American Giant Changed The Apparel Paradigm And Built “Almost Irrational Loyalty”

If you build a brand that resonates, they will come. And buy. And buy. Creating the “Greatest Hoodie Ever Made” doesn’t hurt either.<p>Bayard Winthrop launched American Giant in 2012 with a clear conviction: that apparel is a muddy category. You have a lot of middle players, but none of them have much …