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Citymapper Shows Upcoming Stops and Where you Are

Citymapper, the popular transport app covering London, Paris, Berlin, New York, San Francisco and a handful of other cities, has introduced an interesting new feature to the latest builds of its Android and iOS apps.<p>In addition to a number of design tweaks, Citymapper now lets you click through on …

15 Best Browser Extensions for Social Media Marketers

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>There are a few actions I perform over and over again as I work through my social media marketing plan. Do you know the feeling? You click on the same few buttons or type in the same URL.<p>And then, one day, someone shows you a browser extension that …

Here's How Visa Plans To Keep Your Credit Cards Safe In Apple Pay

With the recent JP Morgan breach and Target hack that resulted in millions of stolen credit card numbers last year, you may be reluctant to use your phone as a payment method. Visa, however, assures that your information will remain safe thanks to the new Token Service it launched last month.<p>So …

Get Google Now reminders for multiple calendars

Google Now is your helpful Android assistant that can remind you of upcoming events like birthdays, sports scores, movies and calendar events. That last item -- calendar events -- can be a bit tricky if you have more than one calendar on your Google account. You may only be seeing updates about …

Food-delivery start-ups are fattening up on technology

Cassandra Santana rarely has time to shop for food, let alone cook it.<p>The Venice social media manager gets groceries delivered weekly to her house. She also orders on a regular basis from trendy restaurants such as Gjelina for delivery to her home or workplace.<p>"Just a year ago, I would be running …

Dell Cast brings wireless tablet mirroring to the boardroom

Dell has launched a new dongle awfully similar to Google's own Chromecast, except with a few key differences. Like Chromecast, the Dell Cast plugs …

Why 64-bit processors really matter for Android

It's not really about the bits, but the new ARM-based processors will make a difference<p>One of the biggest buzzwords of 2014 when it comes to mobile …

Deal: up to 78% off SanDisk MicroSD cards, Flash Drives, and SSDs!

SanDisk is nearly ubiquitous when it comes to storage options. They have been a trusted supplier of micro SD cards for Android devices for years and there are many people who won’t buy anything else. They also have frequent sales via the Amazon Gold Box Deals and now they are having another one. …

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From OM To OMG: Science, Your Brain, And The Productive Powers Of Meditation

Using fMRI scans, we can now see what meditation does to the brain. The author suggests it can lead to a happier, more productive, and creative life. And even two minutes a day can do wonders.<p>Ever since my dad tried to convince me to meditate when I was about 12, I’ve been fairly skeptical of this …

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Microlab FC60BT Wireless Speaker System Packs Some Punch

When it comes to speakers, I have relatively simple needs. They need to sound good. They need to look good. They need to cost less than a year of education at an Ivy League college. The Microlab FC60BT wireless speaker system meets all of those requirements.<p>I love music. I have about 10,000 songs …

The 5 Most Important LinkedIn Features You Aren't Using Correctly

When LinkedIn debuted in 2003, it was merely an online resume and an entree to e-networking. Since then, LinkedIn has continuously enhanced its offerings – transforming into a complete career management resource. Our mindset about how to use LinkedIn, however, has not evolved as quickly as the …

This Self-Cleaning Cashmere Never Needs To Go To The Dry Cleaner

Here’s a novel way to cut down on your carbon footprint: Stop cleaning your clothes.<p>Think of clothing that’s marketed as “green,” and you might picture an organic cotton shirt. But if you want to wear something that does the best job fighting climate change, try a self-cleaning sweater instead.<p>For …

Here are the top 10 reasons Apple rejects apps

In the name of transparency, Apple has revealed the top reasons why it rejects apps from its App Store.<p>The most common reason Apple blocks apps isn’t censorship, as some folks might believe. About 14 percent of apps rejected during the seven-day period ending Aug. 28 were rejected because more …

Wells Fargo Launches Accelerator To Promote Innovation In Financial Services

Wells Fargo on Wednesday announced the launch of its first accelerator program, which will provide funding and mentorship to young companies aiming to pioneer new financial services technology.<p>The bank will guide three startups in its inaugural class, offering them mentorship in an attempt to …

Google I/O 2014: Everything You Need to Know

Google had no shortage of announcements during its almost-three-hour developers conference on Wednesday. Some announcements, like Android Wear and …

Meet the big, bad robots competing in this weekend’s DARPA Robotics Challenge trial

Starting later today, some of the most capable humanoid robots in the world will congregate in Miami, where 17 teams will spend two days competing to …

Oracle Acquires Cloud Marketing Player Responsys for $1.5 Billion

Marketing software in the cloud is still pretty hot. Software giant Oracle proved it today by saying it will spend $1.5 billion to acquire email …

Everyone Will Be Watching Wix's $119 Million IPO This Week

It filed its paperwork with the SEC in May using the confidential provision enabled by the JOBS Act. Last week, it revealed it will sell 7.7 million shares (29% from existing shareholders) priced between $14.50 and $16.50 with plans to raise $119 million for the company. At the mid-point price, the …

Cloud Printing & Shipping Service Lob Raises $2.4 Million Seed Round

This summer, the Y Combinator-backed startup Lob launched a new developer API which lets companies easily integrate printing and shipping services into their applications. Today, the company is announcing $2.4 million in seed funding from various YC partners and angel investors. Participating in …

The 21 Hottest Cloud Startups Right Now

And there's more where that came from, like the 21 startups on this list.<p>We curated this list in a couple of ways. We asked enterprise venture capitalists to tell us about cloud startups they are particularly excited about. That's fair. These VCs believe enough in these companies to invest.<p>But we …

Why email newsletters still work — and how you can make yours better

The email newsletter model comes from some very humble roots, yet has grown into a powerful business model. As the former CEO of DailyCandy, I got …

Autonomous Driving Tech Package Will Be An Option On Mercedes Vehicles By 2020

Mercedes-Benz will start selling cars that can fully drive themselves by 2020. But it won’t launch a special vehicle just for that purpose. Rather, it looks to incorporate autonomous driving technology into its regular lineup, most likely starting with its flagship model, the S-Class.<p>“Our approach …

Say it with me: Voice has a place in enterprise security and authentication

The human voice is unique, much like a fingerprint. It’s also impossible to forget, unlike a PIN or password, and with us all the time, unlike a key …

Native vs. HTML5: How the auto industry is forcing change for the mobile web

<i>Michael O’Shea is the CEO and president of Abalta Technologies.</i><p>Today’s mobile apps are mostly native. However, in a lot of ways, HTML5 is a goldmine waiting to be discovered by developers. It has the ability to “build once and deploy to many,” meaning any device with a web browser can support them. …

Supplier Continental expects self-driving cars by 2020

Continental, a major automotive supplier in Germany, expects its technology research will yield self-driving cars by 2020.<p>The company has invested more than $130 million on self-driving car research so far, said spokesman Vincent Charles. It began participating in DARPA self-driving car challenges …

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Uber's Breathtaking Valuation: Google Takes A Quarter-Billion-Dollar Cab Ride

Fast-growing taxi alternative service Uber made news as <i>AllThingsD</i> confirmed the company has raised more than $360 million at an eye-popping valuation of $3.5 billion. It’s incredible for a company that didn’t exist when President Obama was inaugurated for his first term, but it also raises the …

Google+ iOS App Update Replaces Messenger, Adds Google Drive Support

On the heels of its Android update from earlier this week, Google has released version 4.5 of its Google+ app for iPhone and iPad, to phase out its older Messenger protocol, which has been replaced by the Hangouts app, and add support for accessing photos and videos from Google Drive.<p>Users hoping …

10 Apps That Will Help You To Organize In The Smartphone Age

Staying organized requires hard work but, luckily, technology has brought make improvements on this chapter as well. Nowadays we basically have an …

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