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Meet the Literary Design Studio Bringing Classic Literature to New Technology

It started with e-readers, and now with new digital reading platforms like Twitter fiction, VR storytelling, and crowdsourced serials blowing through …

Great Books

26 Apps to Make Your Phone the Best Personal Assistant Ever

A mobile device loaded with the right apps can truly help a person get ahead in business and life.<p>A mobile device loaded with the right apps can help a person get more done, stay informed, relax and save money. Here's a fresh list of apps more than two dozen high achievers are using every …

Apps

How Pro Runner Katie Mackey Got Out of Her Head

When Katie Mackey, a professional runner for the Brooks Beasts, turned 30 last November, she had earned some impressive accolades: she’s a U.S. road mile champion and a Diamond League 3,000-meter winner, and has multiple podium finishes on the national stage. <br>But her résumé <b></b>lacked one of the most …

Jordan Hasay Will Outrun You. While Smiling.

Jordan Hasay stood at the starting line of the Boston Marathon last April, feeling a sense of calm she didn’t recognize. She was used to being jumpy and trying to quiet her mind, which starts racing long before her body does. In the past, she was so nervous that she brought coloring books to give …

The 19 best business books of 2017

The holidays are the perfect time to catch up with some of the best business books of the year, or give one as a gift.<p>This year's highlights include Wall Street crime capers, a memoir about challenging gender discrimination in Silicon Valley, and an intimate look at a small American town that's …

Gender Discrimination

13 Successful Logo Designers And Their Awesome Tutorials

Hi guys, how are you? We all know how hard it is to create awesome, effective logos that align with the company’s mission and voice. After many hours …

Graphic Design

20 Tips to Organically Market Your Brand on Instagram (Infographic)

The world's biggest brands are marketing with Instagram, and you can, too.<p>Instagram has proven to be the marketing platform of the future, catapulting many brands to new heights with millions of followers scrolling every day. Since the social media app allows companies to promote their brand …

Social Media

The Biomechatronic Man

I can see him in his glass-fronted Cambridge office from the foosball table in the light-filled central atrium. He’s standing there talking to a visitor and seems to be finishing up. This entire side of the third floor in MIT’s new Media Lab building is partitioned with glass, and professor Hugh …

JUST KEEP RUNNING

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The World's Hardest Endurance Race

Last October, a 51-year-old Italian named Giorgio Alessi became the world’s first Uberman. He completed a swim that was the equivalent of crossing the English Channel. Then he biked a distance that worked out to roughly five stages of the Tour de France. Finally, he ran the length of five …

This Is How To Actually Work Smarter, Not Harder

We’ve found eight unexpected (and counterintuitive) ways to squeeze more out of your workday.<p>Possibly no piece of productivity advice is more well-worn than the adage, “Work smarter, not harder.” Of course, the directive points to the fact that it’s not how many hours you put in at your desk that …

This Documentary Takes You Inside the 2-Hour Marathon Pursuit

What filmmaker Martin Desmond Roe learned from following Nike’s Breaking2 project for its duration.<p>Eliud Kipchoge fell 26 seconds short of breaking the seemingly impossible two-hour marathon mark in May, making him the spotlighted runner at the end of a project that was years in the making. Now, …

6 Ways to Use Trader Joe's Umami Paste

We took this super-charged tomato paste for a spin in the test kitchen.<p>Ah, the Trader Joe's impulse buy. In my past few trips, I've grabbed marinated goat cheese, French butter, cornbread crackers, and <b>umami paste</b>, a curious "stir-in paste and condiment" hiding next to the ketchup and mayonnaise. …

Three Resume Trends That Are Actually Worth Following And Two That Aren’t

You shouldn’t treat all trends equally.<p>In our fast-paced world, trends are constantly coming and going, whether you’re talking about the latest music, fashion, or toys (I’m lookin’ at you, fidget spinners). And this doesn’t just occur in the realm of pop culture–it also occurs in the job seeking …

Why Intelligent People Don't Say 'I Feel Like' in Conversations

It's one of the most commonly used "I" statements. That doesn't mean it helps you.<p>Every generation has words and phrases they spew faster than they can twitch. For millennials, "I feel like" is certainly on the list, if not at the absolute top. If you haven't trimmed the sequence from your …

After Near-Fatal Fall, Hillary Allen Finds Strength in Silver Linings

Hillary Allen doesn’t remember much about falling off the edge of Hamperokken Ridge. What she does remember is in fragments: a stumble, a feeling of …

The 1 Secret Brain Exercise That Will Help You Achieve All Your Goals

Here's how intense visualization can help you achieve millionaire status.<p>There's a funny truth in the business world: hard work does not equate to success. If you've believed in this supposed connection for any length of time, you may find it unbelievable that there is in fact no direct …

Tony Hawk and His Son Riley Talk Skateboarding Nepotism and What It’s Like to See Each Other Slam | GQ

Tony Hawk has invented countless tricks, built skate parks around the world, and created a billion-dollar video-game franchise. But his legacy is greater than all that: Meet his son Riley.<p>Riley Hawk is hungry. In most articles about a relatively famous son and his very famous father, such a …

Vans Parent Company to Buy Dickies, Consolidate Grip on Cool Kids Everywhere

The fashion conglomerate VF now owns the companies responsible for two of 2017’s coolest things: Dickies pants and Vans sneakers.<p>VF, a company with apparel holdings that include beloved everyman brands like the North Face, Timberland, and Vans, announced on Monday its deal to acquire …

Tony Hawk and the Bones Brigade Tell the Story of Legendary Skate Video ‘Animal Chin’ | GQ

The making of the most influential skate video of all time, with a little help from Jason Lee, Stacy Peralta, the Beastie Boys’ Mike D, and more.<p>Thirty years ago, Stacy Peralta, Tony Hawk, and the rest of the Bones Brigade released a gonzo skating video that was part marketing stunt, part …

Elon Musk and AI Experts Call for Total Ban on Robotic Weapons

One hundred and sixteen roboticists and AI researchers, including SpaceX founder Elon Musk and Google Deepmind co-founder Mustafa Suleyman, have …

Could Biofortified Crops Be The Key To Solving Global Hunger?

HarvestPlus is growing staple crops saturated with essential nutrients–vitamin A, zinc, and iron–to drive down rates of “hidden hunger” and developmental deficiencies.<p>For around 2 billion people in the world, a meal is not necessarily a source of nutrition. Among the poorest populations, starchy …

Exactly What To Put In Your LinkedIn Profile To Get A Promotion

Looking to move up to a management role? Here’s how to showcase your potential in your LinkedIn profile and catch the eye of your boss or a recruiter.<p>You’re smart, talented, and a hard worker, so you’ve been rewarded with stretch assignments that helped you build new management-level skills. But …

Video Analysis: Fake Runs, Movement and how the likes of Luis Suarez use it

The post Video Analysis: Fake Runs, Movement and how the likes of Luis Suarez use it appeared first on Outside of the Boot.Outside of the Boot - a …

Luis Suárez

Manchester City Women win the FA Cup for the first time in front of a record-breaking crowd at Wembley

Pep Guardiola’s men still have work to do, but Manchester City conquest of English women’s football is complete. This comprehensive victory over …