If you’re a fan of Uber and Spotify, your rides just got a whole lot smoother! Soon you’ll be able to travel in style by choosing the soundtrack for your Uber ride. When you request a new ride via the Uber app and get matched with a music-enabled vehicle, you’ll also be able to connect… Continue reading Spotify and Uber Team Up to Bring Music Playlists to Your Rides
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What’s the Most Important Design Principle?
Phone companies like Apple and Samsung have been in a dog fight to create the ultimate phone, yet most people think they both work alike and look the same. The philosophy that bigger is better seems to be the new guiding design principle but remember, “good design is how it works.” Comic by re-form
The Apple and IBM Marriage [COMIC]
Apple and IBM have embarked on an exclusive landmark deal that is set to change the mobile enterprise landscape. IBM will be launching a suite of enterprise-specific apps built directly for Apple’s iOS including security, analytics and other management programs. IBM will also be pushing iPhones and iPads onto its corporate clientele while Apple does… Continue reading The Apple and IBM Marriage [COMIC]
Which Apps Drain the Most Battery Life from Your Smartphone?
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Luxi for All: the Small Smartphone Attachment that Can Help You Take Perfect Pictures
They say the best camera is the one you have with you. Does this go for light meters too? According to Palo Alto-based hardware developer James Flynn, absolutely. Flynn and his team have developed a light meter that attaches to any smartphone, iPod or tablet with a front-facing camera. The device, called Luxi for All,… Continue reading Luxi for All: the Small Smartphone Attachment that Can Help You Take Perfect Pictures
Google+ Adds Auto Awesome Stories to Lure Photo Enthusiasts
Taking pictures while on vacation is easy enough, but sharing those pictures afterward can be a huge hassle that involves uploading hundreds of images to your computer, sorting out the best shots and choosing a photo album site to host your favorite pics. To make sharing your cherished memories easier (and to attract more users),… Continue reading Google+ Adds Auto Awesome Stories to Lure Photo Enthusiasts
Yahoo’s New Mail App Is like a Swiss Army Knife for Android
People check Yahoo every day for a variety of information, including email, the latest news, sports scores and weather. While access to this information can be segmented across mobile apps, why not combine it into one integrated experience? That’s what Yahoo’s doing with its new Yahoo Mail app. Released for iOS last month, the new… Continue reading Yahoo’s New Mail App Is like a Swiss Army Knife for Android
Not Crazy about Everyone You Follow on Twitter? Make Them Disappear With Twitter’s New Mute Button
Have you ever grown tired of seeing a certain user’s tweets in your timeline, but didn’t have the heart to unfollow them? This should no longer be a problem with Twitter’s new mute button! Available for the Android and iOS Twitter apps and Twitter for desktop, the new mute button will ensure you no long… Continue reading Not Crazy about Everyone You Follow on Twitter? Make Them Disappear With Twitter’s New Mute Button