Phonebloks was a mobile phone concept created by Dave Hakkens to solve the problem of the abundance of waste left behind from worn out electronics that aren´t made to last. Hakkens is developing an idea for a phone that is assembled with blocks for each component that can be easily replaced. It can be thought of almost like Lego blocks.
E-commerce is a long-established form of business that has been growing steadily since its start in the 1990s. As mobile devices continue to increase in popularity and technology becomes more robust and dynamic, mobile commerce is exploding with new growth opportunities, according to Business Insider. Taking advantage of Business Analytics and Optimization will be a key issue for IT managers seeking insight from social, web and mobile data.
A slew of new and upcoming online gadgets include tools and websites with significant potential to affect how people complete everyday tasks such as paying for goods, investing money, using email, sharing and collaborating on projects and viewing Web content.
With Chromecast, Google will again disrupt the marketplace with their influence and game change, enabling more publishers to get their content onto flat screens in living rooms across the world. This is huge news for digital publishers.
Creative professionals are often hard pressed to find work that pays the bills. They are also hard pressed to find help with training and networking. Therefore, it pays to be involved with an organization that has a wide spectrum of resources available to their members. Membership often requires paid dues and does not guarantee success, but they can help you get your foot in the door. Here are some national professional organizations discussed by professional category.
You may be heading out into the world of professional design or are a legacy designer trying to reinvent your design portfolio. Either way, finding work can be a job unto itself. You are essentially marketing yourself like a business would market its own products and services. You need a good portfolio. and the steps to creating a great portfolio will depend upon your experience, your skills, and your presentation of both. Use the following as a guide for doing so.
Mark Zuckerberg and his company Facebook celebrated one year of going public in May 2013, but some wonder if there is anything to celebrate about.
A few software developers from Iceland have come together to start a project developing an intuitive email client that is secure with encryption. Once more, they have made it open source with customizable themes and so forth. So can Mailpile and the community they build behind it take email back?