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Six Cool Apps You Need to See From D:Dive Into Mobile (Video)

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At this week’s D:Dive Into Mobile conference, we were feeling particularly app-happy, as one might expect at a mobile-phone-focused event. But the apps showcased as part of our App Marketplace weren’t your average location-based-layered-photo-sharing, “like Instagram-for-pets” apps, as far as features go. CellScope, which will officially launch later this year,...
Six Cool Apps You Need to See From D:Dive Into Mobile (Video)

The face and the brand

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In the five years since the iPhone launched, Apple created a total of 35,852 retail jobs. Some of those jobs came from new store openings. The total store count went from 172 to 361, more than doubling. But the growth in employment was faster: from about 6400 to 42,200, more...
The face and the brand
Hands-on: GNOME 3.4 arrives, introducing significant design changes

The Developers Guide To Android History [Infographic]

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Mobile app developers have a favorite pastime: complaining about fragmentation in the world of Android. "So many screen sizes! So many version numbers! Why can't Google be more like Apple and make it simple?" Developers tend to be a whiny lot.  Yet, it can be hard to keep track of...
The Developers Guide To Android History [Infographic]

The iPhone 5 Should Again Deliver an Improved Antenna

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The iPhone 5's slight increased in height, combined with Apple's other design changes, should improve signal reception according to Spencer Webb, antenna expert and owner of AntennaSys. Webb wrote extensively about the AntennaGate issues with the original iPhone 4. Because the iPhone 5 is taller, Webb explained to MacRumors, it...
The iPhone 5 Should Again Deliver an Improved Antenna
TweetDeck gets a bright, white makeover, but misplaces users' mentions

CHART OF THE DAY: The PC Business Has Stalled (AAPL, MSFT, DELL)

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This chart comes from Business Insider Intelligence, a new research and and analysis service focused on the mobile and Internet industries. Sign up for a free trial here. After decades of sustained growth in the PC market (with the exception of 2001), growth is slowing to a halt. Overall PC...
CHART OF THE DAY: The PC Business Has Stalled (AAPL, MSFT, DELL)

Radical Design Changes Coming To Google Search Results Today

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Radical Design Changes Coming To Google Search Results Today

Major changes to iOS 7 coming -- what will it mean for OS X 10.9?

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Jony Ive’s effort to overhaul the design of the next version of iOS — which is said to include fewer real-life textures throughout, along with new email and calendar apps — may be more than the iOS team can handle on its own. According to Bloomberg’s account, Apple’s rush to...
Major changes to iOS 7 coming -- what will it mean for OS X 10.9?

YouTube hints at a cleaner, simpler redesign that closely resembles Google+

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YouTube could be getting a full redesign in the not so distant future, adding a Google bar along the top of the page and a fresh look that closely resembles the company’s aspiring social network, Google+. Earlier today OMG! Chrome! picked up on a post shared by Chand Hamal Thakuri...
YouTube hints at a cleaner, simpler redesign that closely resembles Google+

With Channel Daily Uniques Up 60%, YouTube Brings New Layout To All Channels

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Remember that big redesign YouTube launched in December? Granted, you’ve probably seen it several times today already, but in case not, YouTube redesigned its homepage so that its overall look would reflect the design changes that have been rolled out across Google products. More specifically, the update brought tighter integration...
With Channel Daily Uniques Up 60%, YouTube Brings New Layout To All Channels
Leaked Image Shows Apple's Design Changes For The Next iPad (AAPL)
With redesigned mobile app, Hotel Tonight gets personal

Google Plus Gets a Makeover

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Google introduced a new design to Google Plus, its social network, on Wednesday. The new design is clean and smooth, with soft gray tones that flow into a central stream of updates from users. The company, however, did not apply the design changes to its mobile experience despite the growing...
Google Plus Gets a Makeover

MacBook Pro, Air may stay mostly unchanged in June update

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Apple is planning to refresh the MacBook Pro and MacBook Air in June, but without any major design changes, according to supply chain sources reached by DigiTimes. Instead of changing the look or major features of the notebooks, Apple is reportedly focusing on upgrading internal components. The Air, for instance,...
MacBook Pro, Air may stay mostly unchanged in June update

Finding the Balance of Design and Functionality

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We've talked a lot on ReadWriteStart about how design is an important facet of the development of a web applications for startups. Last week we provided some advice on how to deal with irate customers who hate your design changes, and earlier this month we talked about how small design...
Finding the Balance of Design and Functionality

No internal design changes found in 4th-gen iPad teardown

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A teardown of the fourth-generation iPad, which some have taken to calling the iPad 4, reveals that besides the addition of Apple's Lightning connector, the tablet's internal design has remained untouched when compared to the previous iteration....
No internal design changes found in 4th-gen iPad teardown

Nintendo's Wii Mini Tipped By Best Buy Canada For December 7 Release

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Sony’s PlayStation 3 and the Microsoft Xbox 360 have both seen physical hardware design changes in their many years on the market, but the Wii has remained mostly the same Wii since its launch, with a minor update last year that made it slightly smaller. Now that Nintendo has released...
Nintendo's Wii Mini Tipped By Best Buy Canada For December 7 Release

Flickr belatedly joins the mobile photo wars with new iPhone app

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Few things represent Yahoo’s missed opportunities more than its mishandling of Flickr, especially in mobile. While Facebook built an empire largely around photos and added Instagram, a mobile-first photo sharing service, Flickr’s iPhone app has resisted a lot of mobile and social innovation. And its #104 ranking in the App...
Flickr belatedly joins the mobile photo wars with new iPhone app

Retina update also coming to MacBook Air, sources say

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Apple will also announce Retina display-equipped MacBook Airs at this year's WWDC, supply chain sources for 9to5Mac say. The company is already believed to be preparing news of Retina MacBook Pros and iMacs, and an Air would complete the lineup of Macs with built-in displays. 9to5 claims that unlike the...
Retina update also coming to MacBook Air, sources say

Windows Chief: Windows 8 Wasn't Designed 'To Spite You' (MSFT)

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Six months after the release of Windows 8, Microsoft's top Windows executives Julie Larson-Green and Tami Reller have been forced to explain some of the design decisions that went into it. For instance, why did Microsoft kill the Start button from the "desktop mode," when so many people were upset...
Windows Chief: Windows 8 Wasn't Designed 'To Spite You' (MSFT)

Betting the Company on Windows 8

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I'd argue that the last truly revolutionary version of Windows was Windows 95. In the subsequent 17 years, we've seen a stream of mostly minor and often inconsequential design changes in Windows - at its core, you've got the same old stuff: a start menu, a desktop with icons,...
Betting the Company on Windows 8

Samsung points to carriers in Apple design fracas

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Samsung says that carriers are a big part of the reason for design changes from model to model. [Read more]...
Samsung points to carriers in Apple design fracas
HP announces Envy Spectre XT, latest entry into premium ultrabook line (hands-on)
Screw design and get data, says Ben Huh of I Can Has Cheezburger

Foodspotting makeover emphasizes personalized dish discovery

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Just in time for its second birthday, food-finding app Foodspotting is rolling out some major design changes. Starting Wednesday, regular users of the app will notice a redesigned interface and a new logo, meant to emphasize new personalization features. The changes in the interface are intended to drive home what...
Foodspotting makeover emphasizes personalized dish discovery

"Sounds like a much-needed 'de-Forstallization."

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"Sounds like a much-needed 'de-Forstallization." - An unnamed current or former Apple employee speaking to John Paczkowski about the upcoming iOS 7 design changes....
"Sounds like a much-needed 'de-Forstallization."

Let's speculate about the WWDC app

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So today, Apple released its iOS app for the Worldwide Developer’s Conference coming up next week. Speculating on the happenings at WWDC based on the app is one of the Apple community’s favorite pastimes, so I thought I’d take a swing. First off is the design of the app, which...
Let's speculate about the WWDC app

Three keys to the next green business boom

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Until we see big changes like a price on carbon or an affordable, scalable source of clean energy, it's probably best to focus on small moves that can add up to a big difference. By Dan Yates FORTUNE -- The clean-tech world keeps looking for a revolution, but that kind...
Three keys to the next green business boom
Netflix updates its web video player with a gorgeous new design
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?