What most of us will be doing on holidays: Checking our work email

The holidays are a time for good food, gathering with loved ones, frantic trips to overcrowded malls and paid time-off from work — well almost. A majority of the U.S. workforce will be checking their work email over holidays this year, according to a new study.

11 memorable “One more thing” announcements from Steve Jobs (infographic)

Steve Jobs’ first “One more thing” announcement took place on July 21, 1999 when he presented Wi-Fi to the world with the aid of a hula hoop. In total he would go on to make 18 of these big finish announcements at Apple events, including one introducing a live performance of the song “Waiting for the World to Change” by John Mayer.

A guide to user experience job salaries, skills and hot hiring locations

User experience (UX) is a rapidly growing profession that’s attracting high caliber talent from all areas of design, development and marketing. Over the past 16 months, creative recruiting company Onward Search collected data on job listings and noticed a 338 percent increase in postings for user experience professionals. Onward Search commissioned my company, NowSourcing, to take that data and create this graphic.

Infographic: Charting Larry Ellison’s Silicon Valley offspring

Oracle chief executive and fifth richest person in the world Larry Ellison is indisputably one of the most influential figures in Silicon Valley. He has also managed to spawn a generation of notable tech leaders, as you can see in this Oracle family tree infographic from SoftwareAdvice.