Los Sures _designandinternet

Los Sures

This refurbished 1984 documentary on the Brooklyn neighborhood once known as “Los Sures” recalls a time before hipsters. In the late 70s and early 80s, Los Sures was one of the poorest neighborhoods in New York City. In fact, it had been called the worst ghetto in America. Diego Echeverria’s film skillfully represents the challenges […]

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Kiddle _designandinternet

Kiddle

Kiddle is a child-safe visual search engine powered by Google Custom Search. People are claiming that Kiddle is Google’s child-friendly search engine. It’s not. It is a search engine that uses Google’s results, but it’s not a Google product. This is a Visual Search Engine designed to search for information on the World Wide Web through the […]

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WhatsApp News _ designandinternet

WhatsApp Encryption

Instant messaging service Whatsapp has announced it will encrypt all its users’ communications from Tuesday April 5th. With end-to-end encryption, messages are scrambled as they leave the sender’s device and can only be decrypted by the recipient’s device. It renders messages unreadable if they are intercepted, for example by criminals or law enforcement. What is ‘Encryption?’ – […]

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Apple I

Apple turns 40

Apple turns 40. A celebration of four decades of ideas, innovation, and culture. Apple started operations on April 1st , 1976. Apple 1 was sold for $666.66 because technology guru, Steve Wozniak liked repeating numbers. The first Apple Computer was build in Steve Jobs’ garage. Enjoy the Apple Timeline. Created by Nick Thompson

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