Thansk to Meia G. for sending in these “tool set” ornaments for sale at Home Depot. Notice that they don’t just group these tools into ones associated with women (gardening) and men (building), they actually label them as women’s and men’s on the price sticker. This is a great example of how gender isn’t just […]
SEO still matters. Jean Dion recently wrote a piece detailing why search engine optimization is still very much on the plate. You still want to use properly placed keywords, draft blog posts for people not bots, and work to build your reputation to earn legitimate links. Show More Summary
Posted by Chris Sells, Product Manager, Cloud Tools for Android Studio Cloud Tools for Android Studio allows you to simultaneously build the service- and client-side of your mobile app. Earlier this month, we announced the release of Android Studio 1.0 that showed just how much raw functionality there is available for Android app developers. Show More Summary
While Apple is actively beta testing iOS 8.2 with developers well in advance of its public launch in order to provide tools for building Apple Watch apps, it appears there will be at least one more minor software update before iOS 8.2 launches to the public. Show More Summary
Advertise here with BSA JotForm, long considered to be one of the easiest tools for building online forms, now has a Theme Store, so users can get their own beautifully designed form themes without having to do all the work. Whether you’re buying or selling a form, the process is about as simple as it gets. From a form theme...
SlideShare is a valuable tool that is shockingly under utilized. It provides a platform for recycling content, providing quick fire information in a memorable way, creating useful presentations, and attracting a user base that is more visual in their learning style. Show More Summary
Google has created a new web series that is hosted on YouTube titled Route 85 to show developers how to use Google APIs and tools to build apps for iOS. Despite releasing a number of different Google-branded products, like Google Maps,...Show More Summary
Remember back in November of last year, when I wrote that YouTube needed to build their own tool for making GIFs from videos? Some called me crazy. Many, however, agreed completely. It seems YouTube agreed, too. YouTube is now quietly rolling out its own GIF maker. Read More
LinkedIn is a powerful social tool which provides a great opportunity for businesses to establish expertise and thought leadership with their target audience. Thought leaders are informed opinion leaders and the go-to people in their field of expertise. Show More Summary
Posted by Paul Rashidi, Developer Programs Engineer We've been working on a new toolchain for Android that’s designed to improve build times and simplify development by reducing dependencies on other tools. Today, we’re introducing you...Show More Summary
Google’s My Maps tool for building custom drives, trips and routes on its Maps product is now integrated into Google Drive, which means you can build custom maps just as easily as you can new documents, slideshows and spreadsheets. Putting the My Maps tools right inside Google Drive says something about Google’s cloud-based productivity plans – this helps distance its… Read More
To make building apps easier, Google just released the first official version of its Android Studio development environment for Android developers. Android Studio improves on Eclipse, the previous Android software tool, in some significant...Show More Summary
Target, Staples, Kaiser Permanente and the US Green Building Council are among the organizations that joined together today to launch the Chemical Footprint Project, a metric for publicly benchmarking corporate chemicals management and profiling leadership companies. Show More Summary
Building your home toolkit is tough, but if you're looking for a bit of professional advice, Adam Savage and Kevin Kelly break down their essentials on the Tested podcast. Read more...
Note from Beth: Over the past six months, I’ve been on an advisory group for project that my colleague Jay Geneske at the Rockefeller Foundation has spearheaded to help build the capacity of nonprofits in storytelling skills. The Foundation...Show More Summary
Obviously, we love all the tools and tricks that can help you manage your finances. But there's something to be said for keeping things simple. If you have trouble sticking to a budget, a minimalistic approach might help. Read more....
Last month Apple released WatchKit, its software building tool for Apple Watch, and developers are already lamenting its limitations. One iOS developer summed up those limitations perfectly, comparing development for the Apple Watch to building a car. Show More Summary
AppGyver quickly made a name for itself over the last year with the help of Steroids.js and Composer, its drag-and-drop tool for building HTML5 apps. Today, the company is announcing its biggest product release yet with the launch of Supersonic, its new framework for both building user interfaces and data. Show More Summary
It's time to get a little more creative this year and think outside the (gift) box. Forget the building tools or teddy bears this year — your main squeeze deserves something a little classier than that for Christmas
We care about: Eliminating frictions so startups can change the world Connecting startups with their ideal partners, on the best terms, fast Building tools for investors to help startups Telling startups and investors what we would want to know in their shoes Building products that scale, instead of manual processes or throwing bodies at the...