Microsoft has technology that can help Parkinson's disease

A graphic designer diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease at 29 has regained the ability to draw and write thanks to a wearable device designed by Haiyan Zhang, Microsoft Research Cambridge’s innovation director.

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The ancient art of kung fu goes digital

The study of martial arts has existed for centuries, but one digital designer has found a way to portray the ancient practice in a new light.

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Apple loses influential industrial designer Danny Coster to GoPro

Article Image Industrial designer Danny Coster — one of the Apple design team’s longest serving members — has left the company and will join action camera maker GoPro as Vice President of Design.

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Video game depicts Iran's 1979 revolution, angers Tehran

An Iranian-born video-game designer wants players to relive history with a new game that gives users a first-person perspective on the 1979 Iranian revolution.

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Adobe Experience Designer (XD) aims to make life easier for UI and UX designers

Adobe XD has UI kits for major app platforms
Adobe’s new Experience Designer (XD) aims to simplify and consolidate the mash-up of design and prototyping tools currently used by most User Experience designers.

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Tim Cook & Jony Ive talk fashion, future of Apple in Vogue interview

Article Image Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook and lead designer Jony Ive took fashion magazine Vogue on a tour of their upcoming “spaceship” Campus 2, and explained how the Apple Watch is the realization of a long-term goal for the company.

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Apple's HomeKit gets support from MediaTek via IoT chip SDKs aimed at appliances, small devices

Article Image Fabless chip designer MediaTek has joined Broadcom, Marvell and Texas Instruments in releasing support for HomeKit, Apple’s “Internet of Things” specification for secure, Siri-driven wireless control of appliances, switches and other devices around the home from users’ iOS devices or Apple Watch.

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One of Apple's first 'next-generation' US retail store designs will debut near Memphis

With Apple chief designer Jony Ive and retail head Angela Ahrendts collaborating on major changes to their company’s retail experience, a first glimpse of what’s to come may debut at a relocated Apple Store near Memphis, Tenn., it was revealed this week.

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Apple's Jony Ive promoted to Chief Design Officer

Longtime Apple designer Jony Ive has been promoted from SVP of Design to a new position called Chief Design Officer, which will see the star designer relinquish day-to-day oversight of industrial design and user interface operations to take on a wider array of projects.



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Google Search designer Jon Wiley moves to lead role on virtual reality tech

The lead designer on Google Search has taken up a new position as the lead designer on Cardboard, the company’s low-cost, smartphone-based virtual reality headset project.



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ARM earnings grow 22 percent on royalties from newer smartphones like iPhone 6

Revenue at British chip designer ARM Holdings rose 22 percent to 227.5 million pounds ($339 million) in the first quarter, largely on the back of 64-bit smartphones such as the iPhone 6 and the newly-shipped Samsung Galaxy S6, a report noted on Tuesday.



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Beyonce seen sporting Apple Watch Edition with gold link bracelet

Less than a week after star fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld showed off pictures of his yellow gold Apple Watch Edition with custom all-gold link bracelet, Beyonce was seen at Coachella wearing what appears to be the same combination.



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Apple's Phil Schiller, Marc Newson appear in Milan for Apple Watch demo

Apple marketing head Phil Schiller and designer Marc Newson made an appearance at today’s viewing event for the Apple Watch at the Salone del Mobile, a furniture design fair currently underway in Milan, Italy.



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Jony Ive feared Jobs would fire him on returning to Apple, book excerpt says

In a book excerpt published on Friday, lead Apple designer Jony Ive says he was worried he would be fired when Steve Jobs returned to serve as the company’s CEO in 1997.



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Battery builder A123 Systems sues Apple for poaching employees, implies Apple Car is happening

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Battery designer 123 Systems has sued Apple, alleging that the company poached its battery engineers — and let slip that it thinks the Cupertino company is building a car.

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Apple tops Louis Vuitton, Gucci as the gift of choice among China's wealthy

Many wealthy Chinese consumers chose to forego designer handbags or expensive liquor when choosing gifts in 2014, a new report indicates, instead opting for Apple’s iPhone, iPad, or Mac computers.



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Sid Meier's Starships coming to Mac and iPad, Google's new Calendar app for iOS shown in screenshots

Legendary game designer Sid Meier is set to release his newest turn-based game later this spring with support for Apple’s Mac and iPad, while Google’s forthcoming Google Calendar app for iOS –?the first Google-designed native app for the web calendar service — has been detailed in new, leaked screenshots.



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