• Microsoft, MIT Create 'Smart' Tattoo For Phone Control

    Microsoft, MIT Create 'Smart' Tattoo For Phone Control

    Microsoft Research and MIT Media Lab PhD students have teamed up to create the next level of wearable: Temporary smart tattoos.This experimental type of smart device can be used to control electronics or send data through NFC.
  • Report: Twitter Plans 300 Job Cuts

    Report: Twitter Plans 300 Job Cuts

    Citing "people familiar with the matter," Bloomberg says the company is prepping pink slips for 8 percent of its workforce—about 300 people.An announcement could come before the social network releases third-quarter earnings on Thursday, according to Bloomberg.
  • The Best Ways to Evaluate Your App

    The Best Ways to Evaluate Your App

    This is where user feedback and user evaluation comes in.Many app developers prioritize user feedback over other evaluation techniques, such as heuristic evaluation and A/B testing.
  • The Best Ways to Evaluate Your App

    The Best Ways to Evaluate Your App

    This is where user feedback and user evaluation comes in.Many app developers prioritize user feedback over other evaluation techniques, such as heuristic evaluation and A/B testing.
  • Design Expert: The Secrets to Better User Interfaces

    Design Expert: The Secrets to Better User Interfaces

    Designer Scott Schaedle feels that user interfaces would look and function much better if developers simply followed a handful of good design practices.Good UI design relies on strategic, intentional design decisions -- typography, color, and hierarchy -- to take the guesswork out of a decision path or process.
  • Design Expert: The Secrets to Better User Interfaces

    Design Expert: The Secrets to Better User Interfaces

    Designer Scott Schaedle feels that user interfaces would look and function much better if developers simply followed a handful of good design practices.Good UI design relies on strategic, intentional design decisions -- typography, color, and hierarchy -- to take the guesswork out of a decision path or process.
  • A New Era of OpenStack

    A New Era of OpenStack

    The reality is that the OpenStack community is consolidating as the market is maturing.In this new era of open source, the projects and code are too large for vendors to not work together.
  • A New Era of OpenStack

    A New Era of OpenStack

    The reality is that the OpenStack community is consolidating as the market is maturing.With more than 70,000 members and 3,500 contributing developers, OpenStack leaders need to identify ways for this community to continue to innovate and grow.