Technology for today’s world: helping you reclaim a sense of balance

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“Focus on the user and all else will follow.” It’s one of the first principles Google laid out in the early days, and it’s still a guiding force as we build new products. And these days, focusing on the user means understanding that, for many people, technology has become a source of distractions, rather than a useful tool. Research the Android team released earlier this month indicates that mobile devices can create a sense of habit and obligation that is … Read more

Making sense of Google’s podcast flip-flop

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I’m no psychologist, but I’m pretty sure Google has an issue with commitment. The company famous for flip-flops has just reversed course yet again with the introduction of a new podcast app for Android. Google Podcasts, announced earlier this week, marks the company’s second standalone stab at an Android podcasting service. (It also marks the launch of yet another instance of awkwardly overlapping Google services, since podcasts are currently available,… Computerworld Operating Systems

DIY a Quick Weather Station Using the Raspberry Pi Sense HAT

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The maker John Wargo has recently published to the ITPro website a new tutorial to create your very own connected Raspberry Pi weather station. The tutorial shows a quick approach to creating a connected Raspberry Pi whether station using the official Raspberry Pi Sense HAT. “Although the Oracle Weather Station Kit is not available publicly, […]… Open Electronics