UX design is all around us: Whether you’re using an app on your phone or walking through a mall, you’re interfacing with a carefully crafted UX, or user experience. UX design guides us to take certain actions day in and day out — many times without us realizing it.
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Summer’s the ultimate time to catch up on your reading, whether it’s escaping with a novel on your beach vacation, or learning a new skill set to up your game at your job. What will you be reading this summer? What books do you recommend to others, either for work … Read More..
The biggest names in advertising and marketing gathered along the French Riviera this week for the annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. The year’s best campaigns were celebrated, while creative leaders from Airbnb’s CMO to Marilyn Manson shared their secrets for making a splash in today’s crowded media … Read More..
Internet user and smartphone subscription growth may be slowing, but usage and engagement continues to rise – largely thanks to our mobile devices – KPCB’s Mary Meeker reported in her annual Internet Trends report, presented at Re/code’s Code Conference Wednesday. The average adult now spends three hours a … Read More..
Bitcoin is at an all-time high: Q1 2015 was the cryptocurrency’s best quarter yet in terms of venture capital investments made into its ecosystem, with $226 million raised. Still, the digital currency has yet to become mainstream — just 8.4 million people have bitcoin “wallets,” and adoption by businesses has … Read More..
Last year we asked you to share the defining characteristics of your team or organization — what differentiates your company culture and makes for a standout place to work? The response was great: We saw Culture Codes from Possible Health, InterContinental Hotels Group, IDEO, Spotify and many … Read More..
New year, new you? How about: New year, better, more efficient you. We’ve heard time and again that new year’s resolutions don’t work — the trick is making small, tangible alterations to your habits to effect change. So what are the best tricks out there to streamline your life, make … Read More..
4.4 billion views. 4.2 million uploads. SlideShare had its best year yet, thanks to users like you. What’s perhaps most astounding, though, are the powerful stories, insightful data, forward-thinking thought leadership, and big ideas that were shared this year.
We saw Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt shed light on the … Read More..