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Stores are already selling the 'LOL' shirt worn by North Korea 'assassin'

A white shirt bearing the phrase "LOL" worn by the woman suspected to have killed Kim Jong-nam was briefly sold online, before it was later taken …

Smart glasses are digital eyes for the legally blind

Yvonne Felix is watching me. This would not be remarkable for most people I meet with, but Felix is legally blind.<p>She smiles and tells me she can see …

Amazon’s Friction-Killing Tactics To Make Products More Seamless

The day before <b>Kintan Brahmbhatt’s</b> 10th birthday, he stayed up late, gripped with excitement, so he could open his presents. After tearing off the …

Product Management

The Future of Voice Design

<i>Brooke Hawkins will be speaking at IA Summit on March 24. Register for IA Summit with discount code UXBOOTH for $50 off.</i>Speech interfaces are on the …

UX Design

Why did the Dutch smartphone user cross the road?

Because the pavement LEDs, as part of a trial in the municipality of Bodegraven-Reeuwijk, told them it was safe to do so<p>In the future, you won’t even have to look up from your phone to cross the road.<p>The Dutch municipality of Bodegraven-Reeuwijk is testing a new system for traffic lights which …

Netherlands

Google Maps lets you save and share favorite places with launch of Lists

Google Maps is today rolling out a new feature to all users on iOS and Android devices that will allow you to make lists of places that you can star, save and share with friends. There are three different lists types built in at launch – “Favorites,” “Starred Places,” and “Want to Go” – the latter …

Valve kills Steam Greenlight – here's why it matters

Market-dominating PC game store Steam is ending the X Factor-style voting system it has used for the past five years to decide which independent developers can sell on the storefront. Valve, the company behind Steam, will replace the programme with a simpler system which guarantees access to any …

Game Development

Motion Design for UI by Michal Sambora

There's a clear shift or I would say evolution of interface design that relies more in motion design to make it easier for people to understand how …

EMIE Solo One Bluetooth Speaker

EDIFIER BUN MP200 Mini Wireless Bluetooth Speaker<p>₹ 5,500.00<p>Edifier MP200 is portable music redefined. This fits-in-your-palm sized cube brings …

Audiophile

French Designers Invent Sleek, Squishy, Ergonomic Smartphone

Two French designers have taken futuristic smartphones to the next level. Their Alo phone is voice-activated, soft-bodied, and projects movies and …

Amazon Echo

What is UX Writing?

There’s a new job in town. Well, maybe not “new,” but certainly popping up with increasing frequency. Google’s looking. Amazon’s looking. Dropbox, …

UX Design

UX tool suite Fuse raises $12M to make apps prettier and more productive

For end users, an app’s user experience <i>is</i>, essentially, the product. No wonder, then, that app developers are investing more heavily in better user experience toolkits. Fuse is one example. The company aims to halve the development time of complex applications. Today, it announced a $12 million …

Samouraï Inspired Futuristic Motorbike

Vehicles designers Artem Smirnov & Vladimir Panchenko created this sharp motorbike inspired by Japanese culture and especially the Samouraïs …

Japanese Culture

It’s on like (a) Donkey Kong (watch)

If you’re familiar with the watch company Romain Jerome you’d know that they do the best kind of pandering. The brand, which was once known for its odd watches made of moon rocks and metal from the Titanic, his created a series of nostalgic video game watches that are wildly overpriced but also …

Tesla owner gets stranded in the desert after relying on phone to start the car

Even if you own a Tesla, you should still carry your car keys at all times.<p>Tesla owner, Las Vegas investor and entrepreneur Ryan Negri learned that …

Celestial Photos: Hubble Space Telescope's Latest Cosmic Views

Icon in Space<p>Credit: NASA<p>The Hubble Space Telescope is an icon in space. Launched on April 24, 1990, the space telescope has changed how we view the …

Cosmology

Nintendo Switch Will Be Available To Preorder This Friday In New York City

Nintendo will soon unveil all of the details regarding the Nintendo Switch including its specs, price and release date. Earlier today however, the …

Steadicam unveils a handheld camera stabilizer for your smartphone

Hand held and body mounted camera stabilizers revolutionized the film industry years ago with the ability to isolate the operator's movement, …

Superflex unveils powered super clothing created with designer Yves Béhar

Superflex has unveiled its “powered clothing” to help elderly people stand and walk more easily with the assistance of its science-fiction-like powersuits.<p>Superflex took ideas for futuristic military armor, which enables soldiers to carry heavy packs or jump through the air, and applied them to the …

San Francisco