Radek Szadorski

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A 24-year-old's 'death from overwork' causes Japan to rethink work-life balance

The latest karoshi victim was 24-year-old Matsuri Takahashi, who worked for the Japanese ad agency Dentsu and reportedly logged 105 overtime hours in one month. At work she tried to maintain appearances, but on Twitter she spoke the truth.<p>"It's 4 a.m. My body's trembling," she reportedly said in …

Unilever said to be the early frontrunner to acquire The Honest Company

We’re hearing from our sources Unilever has been in serious talks with the Honest Company, and may very well win the bid for the e-commerce startup, though our sources stressed that the deal is in early stages.<p>As usual, the deal is fluid and the final details could change (or not happen at all), …

Book Review: 'Electronics for Kids' by Øyvind Nydal Dahl

Reading Time: 4 minutes<p>I would call myself an intermediate level electronics hobbyist–I can read a schematic and get the components inserted properly …

Amar'e Stoudemire Comments on Heat, Playing Time and More

Miami Heat forward Amar'e Stoudemire was disappointed with more than his team's 116-89 season-ending loss to the Toronto Raptors on Sunday, as the veteran did not see the floor in Game 7.<p>Stoudemire reflected on his season after the game Sunday, per the <i>Miami Herald</i>'s Ethan J. Skolnick.<p>"For me …

A Better iOS Architecture: A Deep Look At The Model-View-Controller Pattern

• 33 min read<br>• Mobile, Apps, Patterns, iOS, Swift<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web …

Here’s how Apple’s refreshed 12-inch MacBook compares to last year’s model

Earlier today, Apple took wraps off of a refreshed 12-inch MacBook just over a year after the line was first introduced. While Apple is touting that this MacBook is faster and offers longer battery life than last year’s model, the company is notoriously vague when it comes to sharing under-the-hood …

GM aims to speed up self-driving car development by buying Cruise Automation

General Motors just announced that it is acquiring Cruise Automation, a San Francisco-based autonomous driving startup founded in 2013. Cruise's West Coast office will remain open, GM says, serving as an R&D facility for self-driving technology while working in concert with engineers at GM's other …

Why conversational design is the future

Conversational UIs are breaking out of messaging apps and into products we use every day.<p>It’s often said design is a dialogue between designer and …

Yahoo Releases Its Biggest-Ever Machine Learning Dataset To The Research Community

Yahoo announced this morning that it’s making the largest-ever machine learning dataset available to the academic research community through its ongoing program, Yahoo Labs Webscope. The new dataset measures a whopping 13.5 TB (uncompressed) in size, and consists of anonymized user interaction …

The end of apps as we know them

The experience of our primary mobile screen being a bank of app icons that lead to independent destinations is dying. And that changes what we need …

Apps

Ambient Proximity Is The Next Phase Of Location Sharing

It’s not where your friends are, but how close they are that matters. After years of exact coordinate checkins, both Foursquare and Facebook are now focusing on ambient proximity — constantly and automatically sharing your approximate distance from close friends. Ambient proximity lets you know if …

URLs are already dead

Last week, there was a fair bit of furor when Jake Archibald wrote an article1 describing an experimental feature in Chrome that hides all but the …

Product strategy means saying no

If you’re building a product, you have to be great at saying no. Not “maybe” or “later”. The only word is no.<p>Building a great product isn’t about …

The Grid Uses Artificial Intelligence To Design Your Websites For You

Designing a good-looking website has never been easy, and while many services promise to let you build a site without ever having to touch any code, you quickly reach their limits if you want to have a more advanced site. The Grid, which is launching its crowdfunding campaign today, promises to do …