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Evernote teases a completely redesigned iOS app, featuring curious navigation and a fresh look

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Following last week’s tease of Evernote 5 for Mac, Evernote is back with one more surprise: a redesigned iOS app is on the way, and it features a particularly interesting new homescreen that showcases what the company calls “views.” As Evernote explains, the “new Home Screen lets you quickly jump to...
Evernote teases a completely redesigned iOS app, featuring curious navigation and a fresh look

Adobe partners with FWA to highlight new, cutting edge Web designs every week

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Continuing its recent push to support open standards and emerging Web technologies, Adobe has partnered up with the well-known Favourite Website Awards (FWA) inspiration hub to showcase a new “Cutting Edge Project” every week. This move exemplifies Adobe’s commitment to rich media post-Flash, and is also a testament to FWA, which has been around...
Adobe partners with FWA to highlight new, cutting edge Web designs every week

Samsung Galaxy S III comes to 28 markets in Europe and Middle East, will go worldwide in July

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Korea electronics giant Samsung has announced that the Samsung Galaxy S III, its much-anticipated new smartphone, has launched in 28 markets across Europe and the Middle East today, with plans to increase that number to 145 worldwide by July, according to Reuters. Today’s wide scale launch is the firm’s largest...
Samsung Galaxy S III comes to 28 markets in Europe and Middle East, will go worldwide in July

60+ Really awesome Typography Showcases | tripwire magazine

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60+ Really awesome Typography Showcases | tripwire magazine

10 years of Linkedin homepage design boiled down to 11 slides

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LinkedIn is officially ten years old and much has changed to shape the way we network. One of the most notable things its 225 million members will probably find interesting is the ever-changing design of the LinkedIn homepage. Deep Nishar, the company’s Senior Vice President of Products and User Experience, published...
10 years of Linkedin homepage design boiled down to 11 slides
Google hosts Indonesian street art with Chrome Open Spaces, invites archipelago artists to submit work via custom Chrome app (Video)

New hires in mobile apps: Gloops

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Due to recent changes in the way Linkedin displays hiring information we have have changed the format of our weekly new hires posts. Companies who want their new hires included in the post must contact us directly at mail (at) insidemobieapps (dot) com. Hiring in the mobile apps sector was...
New hires in mobile apps: Gloops

After iOS fail, Google debuts MoreThanAMap.com to celebrate 800k sites and apps using its Maps API

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Google today announced that 800,000 Web sites and apps are actively using its Google Maps API. To celebrate the milestone, the search giant has launched MoreThanAMap.com which showcases how developers are leveraging the features of the Maps API. While millions of users simply visit maps.google.com to find where they need...
After iOS fail, Google debuts MoreThanAMap.com to celebrate 800k sites and apps using its Maps API

Yammer Releases Its First Major Upgrade Since Microsoft Acquired It (MSFT)

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Yammer today announced a bunch of new features and partnerships to its flagship enterprise social networking app. These were in the works before Microsoft bought it for $1.2 billion in a deal that closed in July 19. Yammer is adding an "inbox" feature, which aggregates all the conversations and streams...
Yammer Releases Its First Major Upgrade Since Microsoft Acquired It (MSFT)

Chevrolet unveils TV spot touting Siri 'Eyes-Free' feature

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Chevrolet, the first automaker to bring Apple's Siri Eyes-Free feature to market, has debuted a new TV commercial that showcases the feature as an integral selling point for the forthcoming 2014 Chevy Sonic. The Sonic, the second production model with the feature behind the Spark, has an integrated steering-wheel button...
Chevrolet unveils TV spot touting Siri 'Eyes-Free' feature

New Apple ad for iPod line airs on US TV during playoffs

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The ad for the new iPod lineup seen at the iPhone 5 unveiling last month has now been broadcast on television, and posted by Apple on its website and YouTube channel. The spot, which showcases the colorful lineup consisting of the refreshed iPod Touch, iPod nano and iPod shuffle, uses...
New Apple ad for iPod line airs on US TV during playoffs

TripIt gets a guerrilla redesign from a disgruntled user and it's beautiful

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TripIt, the trip planning and itinerary app for the Web, iOS and Android, is a great tool for travelers, but boy is it ugly. One you get past the loading screen, the app’s design showcases a complete lack of personality and attention to detail, which truly weighs down an otherwise useful tool....
TripIt gets a guerrilla redesign from a disgruntled user and it's beautiful

Hack Your Housing: Check Out This Berkeley Freshman’s ‘Ridiculously Automated’ Dorm Room

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So this is pretty fun. A University of California at Berkeley freshman named Derek Low uploaded a video to YouTube today of what he’s calling the “BRAD”, or the Berkeley Ridiculously Automated Dorm. Apparently, Low set out three months ago to make “the most ridiculously automated dorm room in...
Hack Your Housing: Check Out This Berkeley Freshman’s ‘Ridiculously Automated’ Dorm Room

Tokyo Toilet Tour! A Photo Walk Through Toto's High-Tech Showroom

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Twenty-six floors above Tokyo's Shinjuku district sits one of the city's coolest showcases of Japanese gadgetry: Toto's flagship showroom, where visitors can check out the latest in high-end toilet and bath technology. From automatic-everything "washlet" toilets to a $30,000 light-up bathtub, there's a lot to explore. Toto, the world's largest...
Tokyo Toilet Tour! A Photo Walk Through Toto's High-Tech Showroom

Are You Following The Olympics?

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We experience events like the Olympics, the Super Bowl, the Oscars, and the State of the Union address together by watching them on television—it's the next best thing to being there for most of us. I (@ChloeS) collaborate with our media partners, and have enjoyed watching them weave together new...
Are You Following The Olympics?

Beautiful Websites: Pictory’s Ode to Spring

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There’s currently a debate ranging in the publishing world over whether the web is robust enough of a platform to present magazine-like stories properly — paginated content heavy on photography, design and stylized type. The current popular opinion is that the web is not up to snuff, and thus...
Beautiful Websites: Pictory’s Ode to Spring

Edison2 shows off an updated Very Light Car EV by exposing its unique frame (hands-on)

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We've had a few looks at Edison2's Very Light Car (VLC) project including its gasoline-powered X-Prize winning incarnation, but today's EV looked a bit different. In an event at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, MI, CEO and founder Oliver Kuttner showed off the latest version of the vehicle,...
Edison2 shows off an updated Very Light Car EV by exposing its unique frame (hands-on)

Welcome to the beginning of a new PCWorld era

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Night and day. This is the difference between the PCWorld we just consigned to our recycle bin, and the bigger, bolder, exponentially more dynamic PCWorld that we unveil today. As you can see, our website has undergone a stunning visual transformation. Along with a sleek new logo, we've unleashed...
Welcome to the beginning of a new PCWorld era

Where Are They Now? Google I/O 2012 Edition.

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This year’s Google I/O developer conference is shaping up to be a very different show from last year’s spectacle. The company has downplayed expectations ahead of the event, saying that it will shift the focus back on developers and services rather than new hardware products and a new operating system....
Where Are They Now? Google I/O 2012 Edition.

HCS Tech Fair showcases student work - Horry...

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HCS Tech Fair showcases student work - Horry...

Final Fantasy XIII-2 Review

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The second Final Fantasy game to get a direct sequel, XIII-2 continues right where the end of the first game left off. It's an epic, top quality RPG that showcases what Square-Enix does best and ameliorates a lot of problems that the last game had. Unfortunately, it adds a few...
Final Fantasy XIII-2 Review
New BlackBerry 10 beta showcases upcoming OS features

Google rebooting content micropayments initiative under Wallet

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After retiring its experimental OnePass news payments system this spring, Google is now going ahead with a fuller version of its content micropayments platform under the Google Wallet moniker. In an overnight blog post, which was briefly published and removed, Google Wallet product manager Pali Bhat and engineer Rob Ennals said Google...
Google rebooting content micropayments initiative under Wallet
Desmos gets Google Ventures funding for next-gen graphing calculator

LinkedIn Introduces Endorsements, A Way To Get Recognized For Your Skills (LNKD)

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LinkedIn has introduced Endorsements, a way to recognize people for their skills and achievements. It's a way to affirm people for skills listed on their profiles and recommend new skills that might not appear there yet. Here's how it works, per the company's blog post: On the top of a...
LinkedIn Introduces Endorsements, A Way To Get Recognized For Your Skills (LNKD)

Facebook Begins Original Content Push With Facebook Stories

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News updates all day from Fast Company.Facebook just launched an original editorial project, called Facebook Stories. The site showcases videos and articles that depict creative ways in which the Facebook community uses the platform, not unlike Tumblr's Storyboard or Twitter Stories. Facebook Stories, which has been in the works since...
Facebook Begins Original Content Push With Facebook Stories

Amazon updates its Kindle app to better support children’s books, comics and graphic novels

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Amazon has launched an updated Kindle app for iOS, Kindle Cloud Reader, and Android, which means it now has better support for children’s books, comics, and graphic novels. With the new app, children’s books that rely on visuals will now come to life with impressive image displays, fixed layouts, and...
Amazon updates its Kindle app to better support children’s books, comics and graphic novels

Facebook rolling out games section of Timeline

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Facebook is adding a new section to users’ About pages on their Timeline that showcases the social games they play. The games section is similar to the movies, books, TV and music sections launched with the latest profile redesign earlier this month. It displays the games users have recently played...
Facebook rolling out games section of Timeline
Pimp my ride: A look inside the geeked-out Nintendo Van
Instagram Version 2.1: Apple’s 2011 ‘App of the Year’ has new UI, notifications, filter, and enhancement feature
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?