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A fighting Poland: The birth and growth of Eastern Europe’s hottest game industry (Part 2)

Feature: Part two of our look at Poland's game industry includes some personal journeys into development, a look at how Poland is coping with a lack of new tech talent, and a brief encounter with a very sad panda.

Thomas Was Alone on Xbox One, then he wasn't

Thomas Was Alone, Mike Bithell's geometric platformer full of personality, is out on Xbox One today, courtesy of ID@Xbox and port developer Curve Studios. The folks at Xbox call Thomas Was Alone an "indie classic," and after winning a BAFTA and...

Distant.ly Provides Predictive Travel Suggestions Via Traitfy API

Web developer Tom Rutka has released an app named Distant.ly that utilizes the Tratify personality API. Powered by Traitfy's big data and psychology, the mashup implements similar predictive methods used by Amazon or Netflix to determine a travel destination using behavioral clues. 

Are we there yet? Beer personalized to your own hoppy tastes?

You can read it right here, explanation marks and all: “Engineers have developed a ‘barista-type experience’ for beer drinkers where a barman can adjust a gadget fitted to a beer tap to adjust the ‘hoppiness’ level on demand.” “Hoppier” works much like Randall the Enamel Animal, which Sam Calagione of Dogfish Head Craft Brewery invented […]

Far Cry 4 head has 'personal game pitch' greenlit by Ubisoft

Alex Hutchinson is latest Montreal creative to have project approved. Far Cry 4's Alex Hutchinson is the latest key Ubisoft creative to have a personal game pitch greenlit for development.Click here to read the full article

Learn To Develop Video Games For $49, 99% Off Regular Price

Have you always dreamed of building your own video games? With the rise of the indie game development scene, it’s easier than ever for a single person working on a game to actually get noticed, but of course, you need knowledge and skill to actually make your game ideas a reality. Show More Summary

Apple launches WatchKit, reveals how Apple Watch works

Apple Inc. announced yesterday, the availability of WatchKit, which is software that provides developers with a set of tools to make apps for Apple Watch. “Apple Watch is our most personal device ever, and WatchKit provides the incredible iOS developer … Continue reading ?

Apple Seeds iOS 8.2 With WatchKit SDK for Apple Watch Apps to Developers

Apple today announced that its set of WatchKit development tools are now available for developers, allowing them to begin creating apps and software for the company's upcoming Apple Watch."Apple Watch is our most personal device ever,...Show More Summary

10 Ways To Make Every Day A Happy One

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Here are ten ways to help build and maintain a positive mindset so that becoming a happier, more enjoyable person develops into a way of life and not just a passing practice:

Why Do People Keep Having Children? A New Freakonomics Radio Podcast

What are the factors that make a given person more or less likely to have children? How important are income, education, and optimism about the future? Is it true that "development is the best contraceptive," as demographers like to say? And is the global population really going to double by the next century? (Probably not -- in fact, one U.N. Show More Summary

What Small Businesses Need to Know About Social Media Marketing

Despite the fact that an increasing number of small businesses are spending money on social media marketing, not all of them are reaping maximum benefits. This is often due to their inability to develop a personalized marketing plan targeted toward a specific audience.

Mobile Development: Beta Testers Wanted

A brief interlude from my NaGa DeMon efforts. I've been working on a Windows Phone version of the Martian Dice game designed by Scott Almes and published by Tasty Minstrel Games. Initially it was purely a personal project, so I could...Show More Summary

Prostate Cancer Researchers Develop Personalized Genetic Test to Accurately Predict Recurrence Risk

Prostate cancer researchers have developed a genetic test to identify which men are at highest risk for their prostate cancer to come back after localized treatment with surgery or radiotherapy.

Prostate cancer researchers develop personalized genetic test to predict recurrence risk

(TORONTO, Canada - Nov. 13, 2014) - Prostate cancer researchers have developed a genetic test to identify which men are at highest risk for their prostate cancer to come back after localized treatment with surgery or radiotherapy. read more

Samsung announces Samsung Digital Health platform and SDK

Samsung has introduced a number of new tools for developers at the second-annual Samsung Developers Conference, including a new platform and SDK around health. Samsung Digital Health (SDH) and allows for the tracking of personal fitness data, including activity, food consumption, and workouts. Show More Summary

Facebook’s new Say Thanks service lets you send video cards to friends and family

Today, Facebook announced it’s launching Say Thanks, a way to record, personalize, and send a short video card to thank a friend or loved one through Facebook. Developing…  VentureBeat is studying mobile marketing automation. Chime in, and we’ll share the data.

The First Step To Change

I would forgive you for reading a few personal development blog posts and coming away from the experience more troubled than relieved. After all, Why don’t you own a business? Isn’t it about time you traveled the world? Those things will happen, of course — right after you sign up for the email list. Show More Summary

Wind Farm Jobs Subsidised to Tune of £115k – And The Figure is Rising

Wind farm developers receive more than £115,000 in subsidies for each person they employ – and that figure is rising, as subsidies outstrip job creation within the industry, new analysis has found. 15,500 people are now directly employed...Show More Summary

Smart LED Bulb Knows When Someone Falls

Union Tool Co out of Japan developed a smart LED light bulb that can monitor what’s going on in the room below it. Specifically, it was designed to automatically detect an elderly person falling and call for help. The bulb has a 24 GHz...Show More Summary

Pre-symptomatic markers for hemorrhagic viruses like Ebola identified

It is possible to distinguish between different hemorrhagic fevers, including Marburg (Ebola cousin) and Lassa before the person becomes symptomatic, new research has found. This study will allow for the development of better diagnostics, especially during the early stages of disease, when treatments have a greater chance of being effective.

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