Richard Schmidt

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Five Best Exercise Headphones

The best headphones for sitting at your computer or in your home listening to music may not be the best headphones to put in your ears while you're …

Star Wars Han Solo in Carbonite Light Switch

Posted in Living<p>Just when you thought you had seen the famous Star Wars scene turned into just about everything, this Han Solo in Carbonite light …

NFC Stands For Nobody F****** Cares And Apple Gets That

If you think QR codes are a bad joke then consider NFC. Near Field Communications’ evangelists have been trying to get smartphone owners to share stuff by bumping and grinding their phones for years. And progress has been painful, to put it mildly. The reality is NFC is an ugly wasteland of …

UX Podcasts – UX Collective

Nothing more exciting than working out while listening to your favorite UX podcast, right? There’s a lot of content about User Experience, Usability …

UX Design

Reusable e-Ink Luggage Tags Improve the Chances Of Your Bag Arriving

Outside of the fear of flying, the most anxious part of traveling around the world is hoping your bags get to the same destination as you do. The …

British Airways teams up with Designworks for electronic bag tags that nab info from your smartphone

Tired of ripping off those old luggage tags after a trip? Well, those could be a thing of the past if all goes according to plan -- at least when flying British Airways. The airline cooked up an electronic bag tag that looks to discard the paper version with the help of the folks at Designworks. …

Google Hangouts iOS app updated w/ clickable links, invites via SMS, performance improvements, more

Google has just rolled out a nice update to its recently released Hangouts app for iOS. Version 1.1.1 of the app now includes the ability to send and click on URLs within the app, support for inviting friends to Hangouts via SMS, and much more.<p>Also included in the updated app is official support …