Clicker.com Debuts Big Screen Site

socalTECH

Los Angeles-based Clicker.com , the online video programming guide firm run by former Ask.com CEO Jim Lanzone, debuted a "big screen" version of its site today at the Google I/O conference. The firm said the new site is designed to support using the web on 50-inch displays.

MySpace Debuts New Timberlake Design

socalTECH

MySpace , the online social networking site which is now owned by Specific Media, has finally rolled out its new, Justin Timberlake-inspired web design, in conjunction with the release of a new single from Timberlake and JAY Z. myspace timberlake justin design social networking

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Product Design for Iterative Processes

Both Sides of the Table

I recently wrote a post about design simplicity where I encouraged technology design teams to think about “designing for the novice, configuring for the pro&# users. That would send a more advanced user into a spreadsheet-like input screen.

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Coincident.TV Is “CREATE”-ing Second Screen Transmedia Producers Out Of Everyone [Beta Invites]

Tech Zulu Event

Coincident has created a platform that will allow storytellers and producers to create robust second screen stories on the fly that incorporate video, images and other web content. Each of these platforms represents a variety of “screens” to view from.

Design for the Novice, Configure for the Pro

Both Sides of the Table

I’ve had a long-standing rule of thumb in product design, which I call “design for the novice, configure for the pro.&# I started saying this back in 2001/02, long before the era of Web 2.0, Design for the novice.

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HQ Living Room Series: User Experience Beyond the Screen [ LOS ANGELES ]

Tech.Co

Join us for a home-cooked meal, workshop, and salon-style discussion on the topic of ‘User Experience Beyond the Screen.’ ’ The event will be small and hands-on, and it is for entrepreneurs, designers, developers from a range of backgrounds to encourage diverse dialogue from a variety of perspectives. Topic Details: User Experience Beyond the Screen. HQ is excited to present the first event in our Living Room Series.

TVSync’s Open API Uses Video and Audio Recognition Across All Four Screens

Tech Zulu Event

The platform allows users to sync content and commands across all four screens — the smartphone, tablet/pad, computer and TV. And…they have opened up their API for all of you clever developers to create the amazing interactive second screen apps of the future.

What to Expect from Trending Web Design in 2016

Tech Zulu Event

The dynamism of web design ascertains that trends should keep varying to the better with changing times. The changes are usually due to improvements in previous designs to suit current tastes and preferences. Domination of material design. Flat design 2.0 Flat design 2.0

StoryBots Brings Edutainment to Second Screens | Delighting Kids

Tech Zulu Event

Back when video was a tiny patch on the screen. The website says, “StoryBots are brightly colored, infinitely curious little creatures who live in the world beneath our screens. The post StoryBots Brings Edutainment to Second Screens | Delighting Kids appeared first on TechZulu.

Creating a Responsive Web Design for Business Development

Tech Zulu Event

One of the best ways for increase in business development is to create a more responsive web design. A great website design simply reflects well on your business and the quality of your service. Using a Responsive Sizing Design.

5 Design Apps to Help You Plan Home Renovations

Tech.Co

Luckily, you use design tools on your mobile device to help you with different aspects of renovations. The apps are useful to homeowners who intend to do renovations on their own and to professional constructors and designers. The Homestyler Interior Design.

Semtech Gets Win In AV Application

socalTECH

Those devices are used for immersive, multi-screen events and for 4K video content. Shipping volumes on the design were not announced. semtech semiconductor wireless design audio visualCamarillo-based Semtech announced a win on Wednesday morning, saying that one of its chipsets has been selected for an audio visual application.

Silicon Beach Fest Hollywood, LA Tech Summit, and Idea to Screen | Why You Need to Attend Any or All

Tech Zulu Event

Those who are more involved in traditional entertainment are seeing a major shift online which is why an additional one-day seminar was created to coincide with Silicon Beach Fest Hollywood as a partnership called, Idea to Screen.

Ginkgo Builds Out Robot Labs as Microbe Design Business Grows: Photos

Xconomy

Today the synthetic biology company announced an expansion of its headquarters in Boston’s Seaport neighborhood, including a second, larger lab space for designing and making custom yeast and other microbes.

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Werner Herzog’s “From One Second to the Next” Premiere at the Pacific Design Center #ItCanWait

Tech Zulu Event

In West Hollywood, Los Angeles last night, Werner Herzog’s new documentary, “From One Second to the Next” premiered at the Silver Screen Theater located within MOCA’s Pacific Design Center followed with Q&A from the legendary director himself.

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Indeed Targets Tech Talent In Los Angeles

socalTECH

The Indeed Prime service--unlike a typical job board or resume bank--specifically screens and prequalifies professionals with technical skills, such as software engineers, developers, UI/UX designers, and product managers. indeed technology talent prime screening board hiring employment searchOnline job search site Indeed is taking aim at Southern California's high tech market, with the launch of its Indeed Prime in the market.

Creator…Know Thine Users! | Making Apps the Markets Want

Tech Zulu Event

One for each of the main Hero Screens you have in your application. A Hero Screen is defined as a major application screen, from which additional screens will branch out. Sally sees the login screen, prompting her to fill in her email address & password.

Creator…Know Thine Users! | Making Apps the Markets Want

Tech Zulu Event

One for each of the main Hero Screens you have in your application. A Hero Screen is defined as a major application screen, from which additional screens will branch out. Sally sees the login screen, prompting her to fill in her email address & password.

Warped to Curve Against The Horizon | The LG G Flex Bends Reality

Tech Zulu Event

Curved to hug your face, the innovative design of the LG G Flex solves several crucial issues facing large phablets. phone/tablet hybrids) To begin with, as smartphone devices have been getting larger and larger; some may have noticed an inherent design flaw with the extended screen.

District2 Finds Funding For Fashion Marketplace

socalTECH

Los Angeles-based District2 , a startup which is developing a business-to-business marketplace for fashion suppliers and designers, has raised a round of equity funding, from Saandaga Capital Corporation. District2's online marketplace helps fashion designers find suppliers, ranging from screen printers, dye houses, factories, and others to bring their designs to life.

How to Avoid a Common Product Mistake Many Teams Make

Both Sides of the Table

I’ve been involved with technology product design in one form or another for nearly 25 years and seen one mistake consistently repeated. ” Most technologists design for themselves and then test with uncorrelated user groups only months after product launch – if ever.

Changing the Face of Digital Signage: Nanxi Liu of Enplug

Tech Zulu Event

” The large social media screen is Enplug, five iterations later. Instead of advertising, their large, colorful screens are a direct result of these core values. “We want to innovate the digital ad space in a whole new way.”.

The Future of UX | Retaining Humanity

Tech Zulu Event

He was the guest speaker for the sold out event titled, “ Designing Beyond the Device.” Jod is the Experience Design Director at Blitz and is considered to be a visionary, known for being way ahead of his time. Designing Beyond the Device. We see it all the time.

Superscreen Rethinks How You Engage with Your Smartphone

Tech.Co

Companies have tried adding accessories , curving screens , or even making the whole thing modular. It’s the world’s first portable touch screen for your smartphone. However, in minutes, you explore apps and tasks that you would never consider doing on you small mobile screen.

SunBrite TV Acquired By SnapAV

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Thousand Oaks-based SunBrite TV , a manufacturer of large screen, HDTV screens specifically designed to be installed outdoors, next to pools, on patios, and elsewhere, has been acquired by SnapAV , which is owned by private equity investor General Atlantic.

Changing the Face of Digital Signage: Nanxi Liu of Enplug

Tech Zulu Event

” The large social media screen is Enplug, five iterations later. Instead of advertising, their large, colorful screens are a direct result of these core values. “We want to innovate the digital ad space in a whole new way.”.

Unify Your Devices: Younity Goes Public

Tech Zulu Event

The mobile screen displays an organized list of music, videos, files data and search. Apps Apps & Software Culture Dev & Design Entrepreneurship Gadgets Mobile Startups Cloud dropbox Eric Casso iOS mobile app personal cloud storage Windows Younity

How to Create And Use Snapchat’s New Custom Geofilters

Tech Zulu Event

In case you’re just getting into Snapchat, a geofilter is like a normal Snapchat filter: a design you can overlay onto a photo you take in the app. If you can make a great design and deploy the very minimal expense to get the square foot coverage, it will be an insanely good deal.

Relaunching Both Sides of the Table

Both Sides of the Table

The problem is that with WordPress I just found it a bit too cumbersome to change the design on my own. I like to get what is in my brain out into words and as you probably know I worry less about typos, grammar or – generally – visual design.

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Why Female Founder Office Hours is So Important

Both Sides of the Table

Awareness Years ago Upfront Ventures rented out a movie theater of 350 people in Santa Monica to screen the movie, “ Code: Debugging the Gender Gap ,” an important movie by Robin Hauser and we invited senior members of many local tech firms to attend.

How-To Series: Removing Items from the “OK Glass” Menu

Tech Zulu Event

If you don’t have any additional GDK app content inserted into the “ok glass” menu you might only see a blank screen on the “ok glass” menu. Apps & Software Dev & Design Google glass Health healthcare Hospitals Prestine.io

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3 Great Ideas You May Steal

Eric Greenspan

Qwerty is here to stay, but the touch screen keyboard needs a serious redesign. Why do we even need to touch the screen? We need a keyboard that is above the screen, projected, with bigger buttons. The need for autocorrect will plummet if the keys were designed to fit our hand.

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Meet the 2017 Startups from the Disney Accelerator

Tech.Co

Developers also choose Epic’s Unreal Engine for cinematic production, visualization, design and simulation. ProductionPro pulls scripts, research, designs, and continuity together to empower creative decision-making.

Remind Me Why I Love You? (Why “In Person” is Everything)

Both Sides of the Table

It’s predictable, there is no reason to get mad about it and with a well-designed play book you can overcome this much of the time. On a phone call it’s too easy to be distracted and thumb through paperwork, stare out the window or glance at your computer screen.

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Document Your MVP for a Developer

SoCal CTO

Examples (these are going to be more detailed than you need to get to at this point): Sample Spec Functional Specification Example Wireframes, Comps, Clickable Prototype Create wireframes for a few key screens that sketch your concept using a tool like Balsamiq.