Microsoft PowerApps allows anybody to build basic business apps without having to touch any code. These apps can run on the web and on mobile (through the PowerApps apps for iOS and Android). Microsoft first announced a private preview of this project last November but starting today, it’s open for anybody who wants to give it a try. Show More Summary
Developers who want to know how to take advantage of Twitter’s tools and knowledge can do just that now that it has released its Mobile App Playbook. The ‘book’ is really a series of of blog posts Twitter has been releasing over time on best practices for building apps, which obviously lean on Fabric’s toolkit for reference. Show More Summary
CRISPRainbow, a new technology using CRISPR/Cas9 allows researchers to tag and track up to seven different genomic locations in live cells. This labeling system will be an invaluable tool for studying the structure of the genome in real time.
At Facebook's F8 developer conference last week, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced plans to expand the Facebook messaging app footprint by providing tools to build chatbots.
5 Small Business Marketing Tools for Building Authority Fast written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing Whether you are trying to get better rankings in Google, spreading your message on social media or working on making your website more persuasive, the power of being seen as an authority will help you streamline your digital marketing. Google…
Organizations have logos, sports teams have mascots, countries have flags and national anthems. In marketing plans and political campaigns, a good logo is considered an essential tool for building brand identity. New research at theShow More Summary
We need new tools to address institutional bias, and to set a new standard for diversity and inclusion at social sector organizations.
Taiwan isn’t just mad this week at its China, an old political rival that had been spared a lot of wrath over the past eight years in the interest of building trust. It’s using diplomatic and legal tools to push Beijing for the release of 45 Taiwanese citizens who were [...]
If you're like the average business owner, your online presence doesn't reflect the hard-earned reputation you've built in real life. There may even be a dramatic difference between your business's digital footprint and your own. "I can't worry about all that," you say. Show More Summary
Personal branding doesn’t have to be a full time job. Here are 7 tools that make it easy to monitor and improve your online brand.
Prepare for the invasion of the chatbots. Facebook just released new tools that will let any business build "smart" chatbots that users can interact with and even purchase things from while using the Messenger app. But what about Facebook's...Show More Summary
At its annual conference for software developers, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the company is releasing new tools that businesses can use to build "chat bots," or programs that talk to customers in conversational language.
Although organizations usually build their analytics in […]
The Werkstatt-01 from Moog Music is a synthesizer you build yourself. It's also a valuable tool for learning how these mystical analog machines work. The post Moog's DIY Kit Is a Fantastic Crash Course for Synth Noobs appeared first on WIRED.
At the Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems in Dresden, Germany researchers have come up with a new additive manufacturing method for creating all sorts of medical tools, implants, dentures, and anything else that requires multiple ingredients and a complex design. Show More Summary
At Build 2016, Microsoft announced the Desktop App Converter, a tool that would allow developers to convert classic Windows programs into modern Universal Windows Platform(UWP) apps. A preview version is now available to download. As expected, it supports both.NET and Win32 apps, which it can convert to AppX packages that support any UWP API. Show More Summary
Whether you believe they’re the future or just another short-lived fad, bots are the new hot topic in tech. Slack’s bot integration feature is thriving. Microsoft recently announced its bot platform for Skype and earlier this week Kik launched a Bot Shop of its own. Show More Summary
At Build, Microsoft demoed a tool dubbed Project Centennial that lets developers convert desktop (Win32) apps to the UWP (AppX) platform, making it convenient to publish traditional apps to the Windows Store. Microsoft has now made the tool available for download in preview to those running build 14316 or newer....
According to a new report from TechCrunch, Facebook is working with developers to build chatbots and Live Chat web plugins for business clients. The tools are said to be officially announced next week at the social network’s F8 conference. Show More Summary
Making handmade goods might be the easy part when you consider all the work that goes into selling those products online. Now Etsy is giving its sellers a new tool for building a standalone website that easily populates with data from Etsy’s own online marketplace, making launching and maintaining an e-commerce site a whole lot easier. Read more...