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Apple Hires Nike FuelBand Guru Jay Blahnik

Apple CEO Tim Cook shows off his Nike FuelBand at D11<p>Fitness industry consultant Jay Blahnik, who played a key role in the development of Nike’s …

the last three feet is the whole nine yards?

This shopper promotion example from Meat Pack, a trainer/shoe store in Guatamala is quite interesting.<p>The notion of using mobile alerts to deliver …

Dell's Project Ophelia will turn any HDTV into an Android computer this May

Dell introduced Project Ophelia to the world at CES back in January, and now it's revealed shipping timeframes for the Android-powered MHL stick. Ophelia will ship in May to developers, with cable providers and telecoms able to buy it in July. A consumer release will follow shortly thereafter. When …

Dove: Real Beauty Sketches

How to delete yourself from the internet - video

With help from technology writer Jemima Kiss, Guardian journalist Mark Rice-Oxley tries to erase his online self. But aside from deleting your social …

We Are Social’s Tuesday Tweakup #13 - We Are Social UK

<b>Smartphone users check Facebook 14 times a day</b><br>Are you a Facebook addict? Unless you check it more than 14 times a day on your smartphone, you …

The Silent Partner

Jason Goldman helped build Google and Twitter into what they are today — but few outside of tech's inner circle know his name. On shunning the spotlight in a star-obsessed industry.<p>This past January, two of Twitter's founders appeared on <i>Charlie Rose</i>. After stepping back from the microblogging …

Inspire Talk

Go to notes Switch Account Sign Out<p>Inspire Talk<p>Updated Mar 24, 2013<p>Use Evernote to create, collect, and share everything that matters in your …

4 Surprising App-Design Principles, From The Instagram Of Quick Quizzes

Designer Luke Wroblewski describes the sometimes counterintuitive tactics he used to make Polar stand out from the crowd.<p>When we first wrote about Polar, an addictive app that invites you to make and take “this or that”-style quizzes, we called it “an object lesson in mobile design done very, very …

UX Design

At Future Everything: nobody likes a smart arse, even when it’s a city

“Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” – Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina, opening line<p>Why did Glasgow win the …

$400 Million Later and L.A. Is the First Major City With Synchronized Red Lights

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Los Angeles is a great city for a lot of reasons. Traffic is not one of them. So, over the past …

Kia Concept Car Can Monitor A Driver's Health

Kia Concept Car Can Monitor A Driver’s Health<p>Available to Premium &<br>Purple Members<p>PSFK’s CXI 2018 conference brings to life key trends in customer …

Apple designs iPhone with wraparound 3D display

Apple has patented a new iPhone design featuring a wraparound display and no buttons.<p>The display would cover the entire surface of the devices and could include two AMOLED screens one on top of the other, according to a patent filing published this week, allowing it to give "an illusion of depth …

Google Launches Maps Engine Lite, Makes It Easy To Create Advanced Custom Maps

For years now, Google has offered its Google Maps Engine to enterprises that want to visualize their custom geospacial data. Starting today, anybody will be able to use a subset of this functionality, thanks to the launch of Google Maps Engine Lite (beta). This new tool, Google says, will allow any …

Rumor: Amazon smartphone to feature a 4.7-inch display

Ever since Amazon first entered the Android tablet space with the Kindle Fire back in 2011, there has been rumors floating around about the company working on a smartphone as well. Two years later and we’re still waiting for the alleged device that was “guaranteed” to be released in July last year. …

Kindle Fire

Somersby Cider - The Somersby Store

The Vamp - Bring Back the Sound

<i>Transform it into a great sounding portable Bluetooth speaker using The Vamp.</i>Created by Paul Cocksedge + Paul Cocksedge Studio™Use an old speaker in …

'Your First iOS App' eBook — Tools and Toys

Ash Furrow is a well-known iOS app developer with a great goal: teaching people how to program.<p>His Indiegogo project is all about it, in fact. Ash’s …

Popular RSS App Reeder Announces Upcoming Support For Google Reader Alternative Feedbin

Reader is one of the most popular RSS clients out there for Apple devices. It’s available on OS X and iOS, and up until now it has mainly been used in conjunction with Google Reader. Now that Google has announced its plans to kill Google Reader in the coming months, many are starting to look to …

Want Your App To Be An Overnight Hit? Just Name It ‘Butt Crack’

There are all kinds of little tricks developers can use to try to get their app to gain some recognition in the App Store, but Matt Henderson inadvertently discovered that naming your app ‘Butt Crack’ can reap unfathomable rewards.<p>When Henderson released his new app called Rego, he noticed that for …

At work, as in life, attractive women get a lot of the breaks. Studies have shown that they are more likely to be promoted than their plain-Jane colleagues. Because people tend to project positive traits onto them, such as sensitivity and poise, they may also be at an advantage in job interviews. The only downside to hotness is having to fend off ghastly male colleagues; or so many people think. But research by two Israelis suggests otherwise http://econ.st/XbCp17

5SF: A World Without The Internet

Twitter Forecast Up After Strong Mobile Showing

eMarketer has raised its forecast for advertising spending on Twitter for 2013 and 2014, estimating the company will earn $582.8 million in global ad …

Digital Advertising

26 Awesome Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

In <i>The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People,</i> author Stephen R. Covey presents a holistic, integrated, and principle-centered approach for solving …

Entrepreneurship