Napster founder and Facebook investor Sean Parker recently shared how Facebook optimizes its user experience around certain psychological vulnerabilities.Now, I want to brighten the mood and tell you that everyone is capable of using your information to tweak how you engage with their app.SEE ALSO:
Is Rooms the anonymous Facebook app people were expecting? “No. Unequivocally No…because you cannot be anonymous in our app,” Josh Miller tells me. The Branch founder turned Facebook product manager’s new forums app Rooms launches today, and he says lessons from Tumblr, Twitter, Snapchat,
On this 10th anniversary of the first video being uploaded to YouTube, it’s important to look at how the online video industry has changed in the last two years — because the changes have been as significant as those that started 10 years ago. Read More
The medium is the message, says Marshall McLuhan. If so the message is the product too. In considering the problem of paid games on mobile (conventional wisdom says people won’t pay for them) it seems more than ever that that reasoning applies. Mobile game makers don’t market premium,
The rise of mobile broadband, commodity sensors, smartphone-based companion apps, virtualized manufacturing and supply chain, crowdfunding, and nimble design have converged to make wearables mainstream. With the category now validated as a strategic hotspot for all major corporations and platforms,
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg sat down with The New York Times’ Farhad Manjoo to discuss Facebook and its future, and much of the discussion centered on Creative Labs, the new internal initiative at Facebook that’s playing more with products outside the core social networking site,
Last week you had the chance to ask chef, travel writer, reality TV star, and all around food geek Ben Starr about sustainable farming, brewing, and building the perfect kitchen. Read below to see what he had to say. Read more of this story at Slashdot.
I’ve been waiting for the Supreme Court ruling on Aereo all week. When it came down yesterday, it felt a little bit like Groundhog Day. If the Supreme Court sided with Aereo, winter would be over; if they didn’t, six more weeks of cold. Either way,
We’re right in the middle of simultaneous Apple and Star Wars product orgies, and it’s suddenly become clear to me why Apple and Star Wars are pretty much the same brand, only in different industries.Read more...
The online artisans’ marketplace sells some unique products and has some unusual needs when it comes to IT. The company sets itself apart in a number of ways. Instead of using cloud services like many young organizations, it mostly shuns them preferring to bring as much as possible in-house.
Adam Kujawa is the lead person on the Malwarebytes Malware Intelligence Team, but he's not here to sell software. In fact, he says that buying this or that software package is not a magic bullet that will stop all attacks on your systems. Instead, he stresses coworker education. Repeatedly.
"This is an Alaïa!"The image of Cher refusing to lay on the ground when getting robbed at gunpoint in Clueless because of her designer dress is a lasting one. R.I.P. Azzedine Alaia
Remember in the Gilmore Girls revival when Lorelai Gilmore wanted to expand buy an old building owned by nuns to expand the Dragonfly Inn? SEE ALSO: Luke from 'Gilmore Girls' is selling out and starting a coffee brand"If you're interested you better move fast," one of the nuns told her.
Oceania's esports industry just took a huge step forward.Australia has opened its very first Esports High Performance Centre in Sydney, a new home base for Oceania’s leading League of Legends team, the LG Dire Wolves.SEE ALSO:
Hollywood audition culture is notoriously sexist — celebrities like Jennifer Lawrence and Emmy Rossum have spoken out about it before. And in a new sketch from Friday's Tonight Show, Jessica Chastain took another dig at the famously toxic process.In the sketch,
Justice League is fine. It's fine! If you trust the Tomatometer, it is 13 percentage points more fine than its predecessor, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Justice League earned those points by going out of its way to address the criticisms lobbed at BvS, resulting in a film that's lighter,
Silicon Valley startup accelerator Y Combinator has cut ties with Peter Thiel, BuzzFeed reported. The billionaire PayPal founder joined the accelerator as a part-time partner in 2015. Since then,
Interested in getting barred from all future family Thanksgivings? Consider bringing a turkey covered in Hot Cheetos dust to this year's gathering.We can all thank Reynolds (as in Reynolds wrap) for this creative and unique holiday treat. Please send all feedback to them and not to us.SEE ALSO:
Each Antarctic spring and summer, NASA flies special aircraft over the continent to keep tabs on how global warming is altering the landscape. The agency does the same in the Arctic each summer, for a project known as Operation IceBridge. Just a few days ago,
Sound Huggle will keep your ears warm while listening to music. They're wireless and connect to your smartphone. The volume can be adjusted right from the headphones and is easily adjustable. This device can even make phone calls. Sound Huggle comes in 3 designs. They retail for $177. Read more...
You can't save the world alone, but some duct tape and cardboard might help! In this side by side comparison of the homemade remake Justice League Trailer proves you don't need a big-budget for big thrills. Subscribe to CineFix for more movie-related content! Read more...More about Diy, Batman,
Nokia Lumia Icon was released earlier this month and went on sale a few days before the Mobile World Congress kicked off. The handset offers top-of-the-line specifications found inside the Nokia Lumia 1520, but in a smaller form factor. Unfortunately,
Slangy marketing and a singular vision of weekend wear has netted Chubbies, a manufacturer and online retailer of men's shorts, a $4 million round of funding from some of the biggest names in fashion and retail investing. Read More
首先, 这不是使用内插法或者外插法可以得到的. 要从动态的2维图像中提取出三维信息, 通常要用到optical flow算法, 这个算法也广泛地被用在表情识别, 动作捕捉等应用领域. 图1， Optical flow的一个典型求解结果。简单地说,
据美国科技网站PCWorld报道，谷歌终于推出了其智能手表操作系统Android Wear，它可能是迄今发布的最好的可穿戴产品平台了。然而，鉴于之前上市的智能手表的糟糕表现，单单Android Wear的问世并不是一个特别了不起的成就。
有關 Apple 將會推出 12 吋 MacBook Air Retina 的消息已經傳聞了一段時間，之前就曾經出現過不少相關的概念設計圖，而今日更有網站公開了多張據稱是這款新 MacBook Air 的螢幕組件圖片，當中比較令人意外的是機背的 Apple Logo 竟然不會再發光！
AUSTIN, Texas — How fancy. Iggy Azalea, A$AP Rocky and Hot Chip will headline Samsung's three different South by Southwest parties scheduled for Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, Mashable has learned.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Twenty years after the death of legendary guitarist Jerry Garcia, the four surviving members of the Grateful Dead reunited Saturday for the first of five concerts in their "Fare Thee Well" tour.