Privacy is easily the biggest issue over social media. People either put too much personal information on their profiles, or don't know how to protect their profiles well enough. Some rules I always keep when creating social media profiles: Never put down your full address. Unless you are only connected with family and close friends,…
The experience of our primary mobile screen being a bank of app icons that lead to independent destinations is dying. And that changes everything.
How we experience content via connected devices – laptops, phones, tablets, wearables – is undergoing a dramatic change. The idea of an app as an independent destination is becoming less important, and the idea of an app as a publishing tool, with related notifications that contain content and actions, is becoming more important. This will change what we design, and change our product strategy
.NO MORE SCREENS FULL OF APP ICONS
This is such a paradigm shift it requires plenty of explaining. Whilst it may not transpire exactly as I’m about to describe, there is no doubt what we have today — screens of apps — is going to dramatically change. Bear with me as I run through the context....
Creating a successful website involves more than just a visually appealing design. The most effective websites create a satisfying user experience based on how consumers track and read the information on the page.
In the United States we are raised to appreciate the accomplishments of inventors and thinkers—creative people whose ideas have transformed our world. We celebrate the famously imaginative, the greatest artists and innovators from Van Gogh to Steve Jobs. Viewing the world creatively is supposed to be an asset, even a...
Many companies are moving towards digital products and services and cloud file sync and storage is often a critical component in that transition. Here are a few things that MSPs specializing in the cloud should know about digital enterprises, or more accurately, probably already know (without knowing it applies).
Eighteen European research and library organisations, including LIBER, are today calling on Elsevier to withdraw its current policy on text and data mining (TDM) Our request has been laid out and explained in an open letter to Michiel Kolman, Senior VP Global Academic Relations at the academic publishing company. We believe that Elsevier’s current TDM policy places unnecessary…
News: Google has unveiled a new prototype of its modular smartphone with swappable components, which project leader Gadi Amit says will allow users to "be the designer of their own phone" (+ slideshow).
We’ve had the ability to speak a search query to smartphones for some time now, but there hasn’t been a lot of data on what types of searches are most done this way. A new study commissioned by Google reveals that getting directions is the most popular query type among adults.
The place where the video game was invented more than 50 years ago now wants to teach teachers, entrepreneurs and students how to design games for the learning — and it is hoping that the end result will be a
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