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  • Unleashing Apple HomeKit through App Makers

    Apple HomeKit
    Apple HomeKit

    “Apple wants third parties to be able to build their own apps and features for Apple HomeKit devices. It’s a near repeat of what Apple did with the iPhone. When it first came out in 2007, it only included pre-bundled apps from Apple. A year later, Apple opened it up to app makers and created the App Store, and the rest is history.

    Any developers building apps for HomeKit have to use the same safety guidelines as the device makers themselves – this means they need clear, overt privacy policies and must follow Apple’s guidelines to gain access to data about your home.”   – BUSINESS INSIDER

  • Power and Vibrancy in Educational Layout for Work-Style Classrooms

    Thinc College and Career Academy is a charter-based school with a workplace curriculum designed for high school-aged students. The THINC academic model is unique, technology-rich, and responsive to student and teacher needs. Combining critical thinking and business, THINC Academy meshes academic and workforce requirements through leading-edge technology, nimble classroom space, virtual learning, and project-based assignments.

    “The Bretford furniture offers the power and flexibility needed to help keep our students engaged and involved in their work projects. Those projects help prepare them for work and college and that is our key focus.” – Dr. Christopher Williams, principal of THINC

  • The Responsibility of Being A Product Designer

    Wired

    “When companies focus on sheer technical possibility and not real-world need, an overstuffed world ends up with even more crap.”
    – Wired

  • Get Ready for Apple Watch 2.0

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    “Apple Watch now has the runway needed for a real killer app” – CNET

  • First HomeKit-Enabled Devices Land Next Month

    Homekit Partners

    New HomeKit-enabled products should prove to be worth the wait.