Demand response – an energy saving tool that encourages customers to shift their electricity use to times of day when there is less demand on the power grid or when more renewable energy is abundant – has been at the core of my work this summer. read more
Instagram on Thursday announced three new business tools to help brands build their following on the social network: Account insights, Ad insights, and Ad staging. The Facebook-owned company says the new suite will be rolled out “over the coming weeks and months,” but wouldn’t provide details regarding timing or markets. Instagram says the dashboards are... Read More
Instagram today announced three new business tools to help brands build their following on the social network: Account insights, Ad insights, and Ad staging. The Facebook-owned company says the new suite of tools will be rolled out “over the coming weeks and months,” but wouldn’t provide details regarding timing or markets. Show More Summary
In every data analysis, you have to string together many tools. You need tools for data wrangling, visualisation, and modelling to understand what’s going on in your data. To use these tools effectively, you need to be able to easil...
As the OpenStack cloud computing arena grows, a whole ecosystem of tools and front-ends are growing in popularity as well. And, one of the most notable tools in the ecosystem is the database-as-a-service offering focused on buildingShow More Summary
It's great to have an excuse to break out the power tools, and even better if you find a project that will give you more storage or work space. These sawhorse desk plans, which are available for a variety of skill levels, offer both. Read more...
Travis Waller is one of the top dual-threat quarterbacks in the 2015 class. His accuracy and mobility provide him with a great set of tools to build upon at the next level. This Oregon commit took some time to talk with Bleacher Report...Show More Summary
Randal O'Toole Building a light-rail line at the heart of Florida’s Pinellas County, as the Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority proposes to do, is like building an ordinary home but making the walls, ceiling and floors of the hallway out of solid gold. Show More Summary
More acquisitions for Intuit as it continues to build out its cloud services platform for small and medium businesses. It has bought itDuzzit — a Chicago-based startup that provides tools for businesses to integrate different web and mobile apps with each other: think IFTTT for enterprises. Show More Summary
Most home 3D printing systems use a few basic tools to build objects. First you have a build plate and an extruder. A motor pulls plastic filament through a heated nozzle and squeezes it out, slowly but surely creating layer after layer until you have a 3D-printed Pokemon knock-off. Show More Summary
Obsessed with the interaction between sound and creativity, Master & Dynamic’s passion is building beautifully designed, technically sophisticated sound tools for creative minds. Master & Dynamic headphones are conceived as modern-day… Master & Dynamic – Sound Tools for Creative Minds is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.
Summary: There are tools these days for becoming known on the web and establishing, or seeking to establish, yourself as an expert there, and Vocus lists them. But take care. Building identity on Quora, for example, might be a tempting notion, but be sure you're up to the challenge of maintaining credibility in everything you do or say...
Erik Torenberg is Product Hunt’s first hire. This article originally appeared on the CMX Hub. I’ve been thinking about building online and offline communities for the past few years. Community is at the center of what I do, from planning...Show More Summary
Developers can now get an early look at the all the tools that will come with Google Fit for Android software and start building apps for the fitness and health tracking platform. The Google Fit software development kit (SDK), announced...Show More Summary
“When used correctly, social media is a great (and mostly free!) communication tool for reaching new and existing customers, building word of mouth for your business, elevating your status as an industry expert, and extending the reach of your marketing,” says Tammy Lam of the Intuit Small Business Blog. Unfortunately, a great many small businesses […]
Valve has released an alpha build of its Dota 2 Workshop Tools which will enable folks to create, share, and play custom maps and game modes for Dota 2. That's going to be huge and if you played custom games in Warcraft III, I think you'll agree. Show More Summary
Google today released a preview SDK of Google Fit available to developers. The tool provides APIs for apps and device manufacturers to store and access activity data from fitness apps and sensors on Android and other devices (like wearables, heart rate monitors or connected scales). Show More Summary
Twitter Bootstrap is a free set of tools for building web applications. It is one of the easiest CSS frameworks to use in the industry today.
Raise your hand if all of your professional self-promotional tools are in great shape right now. Your resume is up to date, your online profiles are polished, and for those of you who are writers/entrepreneurs/freelancers, your personal portfolio website makes you look like the best in the business. Show More Summary
The video game blockbuster proves that if you give users the tools, they'll build worlds for girl gamers. So why won't Disney? When Disney announced at San Diego Comic-Con that the cast of Guardians of the Galaxy would join its phenomenally successful game world Disney Infinity, they were following a familiar path. Show More Summary