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Airbnb’s new open source library lets you design with React and render to Sketch

Airbnb’s new open source library lets you design with React and render to Sketch

Today, Airbnb’s design team open sourced its internal library for writing React components that easily render directly to Sketch. Instead of trying to get Sketch to export to code, the Airbnb team spent its time on the opposite — putting the paintbrush in the hands of the engineer. Everyday engineers and designers have the luxury of

Galaxy S8 owners are complaining of red-tinted screens

Galaxy S8 owners are complaining of red-tinted screens

Looks like Samsung’s not out of the woods quite yet. After the explosive Note7 debacle of 2016, the newest Samsung phones have a lot to make up for. Unfortunately, early Galaxy S8 users have already found a flaw in the device: the screens appear to have a red tint to them. According to ZDNet, since


Facebook releases timeline of Cleveland shooting videos

Facebook releases timeline of Cleveland shooting videos

Facebook is facing backlash after a Cleveland man uploaded a video of himself shooting someone to the social network, and followed it with a Live video confessing to the murder. The slaying and its subsequent distribution across Facebook has raised questions about how the company moderates violent content. Justin Osofsky, Facebook’s vice president of global

Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 won’t get Android 7.1.2 updates

Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 won’t get Android 7.1.2 updates

Earlier today, Google officially unveiled Android 7.1.2 for several Pixel and Nexus devices. The company also confirmed two devices that won’t be getting the update. The Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 will not receive an update to Android 7.1.2. Google hinted at this when it omitted the N6 and N9 from its list of devices


Samsung Pay Mini announced for non-Samsung Android phones

Samsung Pay Mini announced for non-Samsung Android phones

Samsung Pay has been exclusive to Samsung smartphones ever since its launch in September 2015, but today Samsung announced plans to bring its platform to non-Samsung phones. Sort of. Samsung Pay Mini is now official. The new service will offer online purchases to non-Samsung Android smartphones after downloading a dedicated app. To use Samsung Pay


Android 7.1.2 announced by Google, now available to beta testers

Android 7.1.2 announced by Google, now available to beta testers

Surprise! Google today announced Android 7.1.2 and revealed that the update is now rolling out to public beta testers. As you might expect from an x.x.1 update, Android 7.1.2 is primarily focused on bug fixes and under-the-hood improvements. Google says that the update includes “a number of bugfixes and optimizations, along with a small number

Starbucks adds voice ordering to iPhone app, coming soon to Android

Starbucks adds voice ordering to iPhone app, coming soon to Android

Voice controls are big in mobile right now, with services like Google Assistant, Siri, and Alexa all helping you get things done using only your voice. Today Starbucks is getting in on the trend. Starbucks is now rolling out voice ordering in the Starbucks app for iOS and. The feature, which is currently available to


Google Now Launcher will reportedly be discontinued soon

Google Now Launcher will reportedly be discontinued soon

The Google Now Launcher is nearing its third birthday, but it looks like the app won’t be around for much longer. According to a Google email leaked by Android Police, Google is planning to discontinue the Google Now Launcher. The app will be unpublished from the Play Store sometime in Q1 2017, which means that

HTC should give marketing the old college try

HTC should give marketing the old college try

When HTC unveiled the U Play and U Ultra last month, nobody was sure what to make of it. The devices weren’t necessarily unwelcome by any means, but the move was a peculiar one for HTC. Were the U Play and U Ultra this year’s flagship duo? Did this signal the official end of the