Buzzfeed is launching an open-source research lab for building tools to bring the world better information. The post BuzzFeed Founder Launches New Lab for Open-Source Invention appeared first on WIRED.
A security researcher has discovered a startling web tool making it possible for anyone to become a hacker. The program, called Tox, lets users build their own ransomware, which they then send to unsuspecting victims. Ransomware works...Show More Summary
On the corner of Holt and Gary Avenues in downtown Pomona rises a massive, 24-thousand-square-foot cobblestone building. It once protected the savings and investments of Pomona residents, but now it serves a different purpose. Spray-painted graffiti and images of hip-hop moguls decorate the walls of the former PFF Bank & Trust. Show More Summary
Microsoft today updated Windows App Studio, its free web-based tool designed to let anyone create an app, with support for the Windows 10 Insider Preview. The company also redesigned the Windows App Studio beta site to make it consistent with the Windows 10 look, and added a slew of new features. The new beta is […]
Earlier this year we wrote about Atomic, a startup that’s building a browser-based tool for designing high quality, interactive prototypes of apps and websites. The company’s public beta, which launches today, aims to get more designers onboard to understand how they use the tool and begin testing it in the open to get feedback. Show More Summary
Samsung Semiconductor's Open House event in San Francisco showcased the firm's new ARTIK platform, which it hopes will become a developer's tool of choice when building for the Internet of Things (IoT).
Amazon is the premier place for eBook publishers and brands. Publishing an ebook on your area of expertise is a great brand positioning tool. Digital publishing is just the start to building a fanbase for your personal brand. It takes...Show More Summary
Welcome to another edition of Weekend Reading. Microsoft technology and employees played big roles in many ways this week, from powering the passion of soccer fans to building a “lockbox in the cloud” to connecting students thousands of miles apart. Show More Summary
Chief O'Toole says she is all about building community trust in the police department. But she's not embracing a call for a federally-mediated dialogue between the police and #BlackLivesMatter protesters. SPD Police chief Kathleen O'Toole...Show More Summary
Come May 28, Photoshop Touch will no longer be available for download. Instead, Adobe is focussing on building its suite of mobile apps to better mimic Photoshop’s powerful desktop tools. Photoshop Touch recreates much of the core tools found in the desktop version of Photoshop, but falls short of being as powerful. Show More Summary
As a kid, I loved playing with blocks, and I loved playing video games. I think the combination of the two is at least partially why Minecraft is so popular with kids these days. Well, here's another product that I wish existed when I was a kid. Show More Summary
Google is gearing up to launch a photo-sharing service independent of Google+, a new report suggests. According to Bloomberg, the company is building a photo tool that will not only retain the functionality of Google+ Photos, but also...Show More Summary
What does HR software services company Zenefits do with its monster $500 million round of funding that it announced a couple of weeks ago? Why, it builds a bigger carrot to lead companies to its insurance offerings, of course. Zenefits...Show More Summary
Ready for the latest installment of a DIY lighting project? Assuming you have a couple 18V Nickel Cadmium power tool batteries laying around, as I suspect many of you DIYers do, you can build this powerful flashlight on the cheap. Plus, aside from being inexpensive to build and it’s also surprisingly simple to make. You’ll need [...]Show More Summary
VideoTwilio is a rocketship of a vendor. The company offers a broad communications platform that third-party application developers can build into their apps. What that means is that say, for example, you're building the next Uber, and you want to allow your customers and suppliers to communicate via SMS, voice and [...]
Hoping to get more developers on its side, Freescale Semiconductor has introduced a new version of its framework for creating IoT apps.Chip vendors are hoping to take advantage of massive potential wearables and other IoT (Internet of Things) devices represent, and doing their best convince developers to build apps for products powered by their components. […]
How your social media looks matters. It sends a signal. It says that you care. You are telling a story that I want to follow. You are building a career and a brand. But creating the different graphics and sizing them for every social network can be a daunting task....
Always looking for another tool to build your freelance career? For the latest in tools, productivity hacks, portfolios and more, you’ll want to check out this epic list of best freelance websites. The post The Best Freelance Websites: 50+ to Bookmark Right Now appeared first on Brazen Life.
New graduates may not have pages of work experience, but you’re bound to have projects and skills to show off. Here are 8 websites that can make creating your online portfolio a breeze. The post Just Graduated? 8 Tools for Building an Online Portfolio that Rocks appeared first on Brazen Life.