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Most Popular Online Presentation Creation Tool: Prezi

Building a great presentation doesn't mean downloading a huge office suite. You have tons of options that are always-online, let you collaborate with others, and even break the slide deck mold. Last week we asked for your faves, then looked at the five best online presentation creation tools. Now we're back to highlight your favorite. Read more...

Dropbox Acquires Pixelapse, A Startup Building Collaboration Tools For Designers

Pixelapse, a startup incubated by Y Combinator and StartX, has been acquired by cloud storage company Dropbox. The news was announced on the Pixelapse blog, and Dropbox has confirmed it. Read More

The Big Book of Maker Skills: tools and techniques for building great tech projects

3 days agoOdd : Boing Boing

I know Chris Hackett from my days as editor-in-chief of MAKE. This guy knows his stuff. He can make almost anything, and I’ve long hoped he’d write a book encapsulating his wide-ranging practical knowledge of welding, electronics, metalwork, sewing, workshop practices, and tips for getting stuff done on the cheap. Show More Summary

The Top Startup, Venture Capital and Entrepreneurship Articles This Past Week

BUILDBox curates the best building resources for technology entrepreneurs, daily. How Many VCs Should You Pitch for Series A£ by @NextViewVC 12 Small Business Tools for Smooth Sailing in 2015 by Alex Ivanovs Prioritizing DiversityShow More Summary

Five Best Online Presentation Creation Tools

You don't have to download an office suite to build great-looking presentations for work, a talk, or school. There are plenty of online options that work well from any computer with a web browser, whether it's your desktop, a PC at work, or a laptop on the go. This week we're looking at five of the best. Read more...

NLP Startup Taykey Raises $15M

by Angela Guess Erin Griffith of Fortune reports, “Taykey, a New York startup that makes software for marketers, makes use of 50,000 inputs and 47 engineers with seven doctorates in natural language processing to build tools that surface trends. Show More Summary

‘In Hindsight, I Think Everything I’ve Made Stinks’

Terrific interview with Loren Brichter at So for a goal, I’ll just say “build tools to make us more enlightened.” I mean “enlightened” in a Carl Sagan sense, where we are the universe trying to understand itself. And we’ve long hit he limit of what we can think with our naked brain, so we need to augment it in some way with mind tools. Show More Summary

Facebook open sources tools for bigger, faster deep learning models

Facebook on Friday open sourced a handful of software libraries that it claims will help users build bigger, faster deep learning models than existing tools allow. The libraries, which Facebook is…

MLSs will soon speak the same language

By the end of this year, hundreds of multiple listing services must take a step that is widely expected to set the stage for tech developers to build more, better, and cheaper agent and broker tools powered by real estate...

[Tesla500] Builds a High-Speed Video Camera

[Tesla500] has a passion for high-speed photography. Unfortunately, costs for high-speed video cameras like the Phantom Flex run into the tens or even hundreds of thousands of dollars. When tools are too expensive, you do the only thing you can – you build your own! [Tesla500’s] HSC768 is named for the data transfer rate of its image sensor. Show More Summary

LinkedIn’s Tools To Connect Workers Goes Head-On With ‘Facebook At Work’

On the heels of my recent post titled, 'Facebook At Work,' Anti-Ts?, Anti-LinkedIn, Anti-Google+' that detailed Mark Zuckerberg’s desire to build a whole new network focused on collaborative tools for the business world, this week, LinkedIn released some news that just might make him stop him in his tracks. Show More Summary

Apple Watch support spotted hiding out in iOS 8.2 beta

Integration tools spotted in latest builds The latest iOS 8.2 beta build includes support for the Apple Watch, we're told, signaling the expensive wristputer is looming. The smartwatch requires an iPhone nearby to work, hence the need for the handset's OS to support the gadget.…

Augmedix raises $16 million to make Google Glass a must-have for doctors

The doctor will interface with you now. Augmedix has announced a $16 million Series A funding round as the company looks to build out its Google Glass-powered medical tools for doctors See also: Why I'm breaking up with Google Glass The...Show More Summary

10 IFTTT Recipes to Make You a Better Marketer by @highervis

If you’re looking for a new tool to dive into this New Year, social media is a good way to go. The goal of marketers today is earning natural links as opposed to building links for SEO purposes (Matt Cutts would not be happy), and social media is a great way to make it happen. Show More Summary

Best game development tools for Android to build killer apps

Given the broad increase in demand for Android game development services, multiple companies are showing great interest in this segment. That means employers are seeking original games and hiring game development companies with Android professionals with game development experience. Google’s own … Continue reading ?

Job site Glassdoor raises $70 million from Google Capital and others

Glassdoor, a job site perhaps best known for its anonymous employee reviews, has raised $70 million in funding to continue building out job search and recruiting tools for employees and employers in the U.S. and increasingly abroad The latest round of funding was led by Tiger Global and Google Capital, Google's growth fund. Show More Summary

Energy Efficiency Financing Tools For Cities And Governments

Originally published on Sustainnovate. There are tremendous financial benefits to building owners and tenants who implement energy efficiency projects. In fact, energy efficiency improvements are generally much cheaper than any type of electricity generation project on a “levelized cost of energy” (LCOE) basis. Show More Summary

3D Mapping Tool Calculates Rooftop Solar Potential For Every Building In The City

Originally published on Cost of Solar. A rooftop solar mapping and assessment tool developed at MIT could eventually make it dead simple to discover the solar potential of every single rooftop in a city. The tool, called Solar System,...Show More Summary

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