Apple and IBM launch 10 apps for the enterprise

Apple Inc. and IBM Corp. have launched the first 10 apps born from a partnership announced this summer, unveiling enterprise-grade apps for businesses in finance, retail, air travel, telecommunications, and so on. Dubbed

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 10th, 2014 Candice So

In building apps, ‘you have to care,’ Tumblr developer says

For Kevin Grant, app design is a balancing act between following the rules at times – and at others, breaking them in the name of experimentation. Grant, who works in Tumblr in New

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 31st, 2014 Candice So

7 of the Best Decorated Desk Inspirations

By Ilan Nass, Fueled As more people are choosing to work from home or taking on telecommuting roles, the rise of the ‘decorated desk’ is becoming more popular. With many options available, you can

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 4th, 2014 Fueled

Big data needs designers, not technologists

Guest post by Geoff Foulds. “Data can give you an uplift or a depression, but the fundamental trajectory is not set by data. Design is the most important function.” That was the surprising message

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 9th, 2014 Michael Cayley

Bublcam raises more than $300,000 on Kickstarter

Two years ago, Sean Ramsay decided he wanted to build a camera that could record images and video not just from the front and from the back – but one that would be

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 12th, 2013 Candice So

Dandy on a race to build crowdsourced app in 60 days

A startup has kicked off an ambitious project to build a mobile app in just 60 days – one that was chosen not by its own developers, but through a community. Working out

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 22nd, 2013 Candice So

Yahoo CEO Mayer designed organization for mobile success

Being from Wisconsin, it's no surprise that Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer quotes legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi when discussing leadership. It's also no wonder she describes her leadership role at one

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 20th, 2013 Brian Jackson

BlackBerry now has a Porsche phone on the market

There still appears to be appetite for BlackBerry smartphones in the luxury market, and Porsche Design Group is looking to meet that need with its recently-released, high-end BlackBerry smartphone. Porsche Design, not to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 19th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Inbound marketing: how to fix your leaky bucket

Entrepreneur and self-proclaimed "conversion optimization" junkie Peep Laja should know that inbound marketing is best driven by experiments. After all, even his name is an experiment, he tells the crowd at Toronto's Mesh

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 7th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Adobe’s first hardware in the form of a ‘cloud pen’ and digital ruler

For creative professionals who have always longed for the feeling of pen and paper while they've worked with a stylus, mouse, and screen, Adobe Systems Inc. has two new tools that just might

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 1st, 2013 Candice So

User experience – Are you staying at your own hotel?

It was a luxury hotel - right down to the name, Shangri-La. It had every amenity. Every item radiated luxury. The staff was fabulous - well-trained, dedicated to satisfying your every need. So

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 23rd, 2013 Jim Love

Man installs iOS 7 update without complaint

A Toronto man reports that he successfully updated his iPhone 4S to the new version of Apple's iOS software without complaining even once on social media. Kelvin Macintosh, 30, says he saw the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 19th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Microsoft’s Bing getting fresh look in coming weeks

Bing, Microsoft Corp.’s search engine, is getting a new look – one that involves a two-column layout that will adapt to the user’s device. With a new, bright orange logo, Microsoft has revamped

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 18th, 2013 Candice So

Apple’s iOS 7 design reimagined in DesignCrowd contest

Any time a well-used technology brand gets a makeover, there's no shortage of strong opinions on the matter. When Apple Inc. revealed its new look for iOS 7 at its Worldwide Developers (WWDC)

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 29th, 2013 Brian Jackson