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Sights and Bites: What to Eat While Touring London, England

With a cultural map in one hand and a culinary compass in the other, savor the treasured sights, then seek the nearby local bites.<p>Even though it’s hard to walk far in London without encountering a buttress, tower, or wall aimed at keeping foreign invaders out, the largest city in Britain has since …

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Must-See Design Documentaries You Don't Want To Miss

Inspiration is all around you. Your design taste is developed by the things you consume. Your creative genius is influenced by the food you eat, sounds you hear, music you listen to, books and articles you read and movies you watch. If you feel like procrastinating make sure you spend your time …

Gaming Industry

Banksy uses Steve Jobs artwork to highlight refugee crisis

Graffiti of Steve Jobs carrying a sack and a Macintosh by Banksy has appeared in Calais' jungle camp, symbolising the Apple co-founder's status as the son of a Syrian migrant<p>Graffiti of late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs has appeared in the jungle migrant camp in Calias, serving as a poignant …

What To Read While You Travel This Thanksgiving

Whether you're waiting for a train or sitting on a plane, here are some books for that reading you keep meaning to do.<p>Reading is one of those pure, true pastimes that so often gets skipped over in front of vegging out in front of the TV. As stressful as Thanksgiving can be, the travel time—and the …

London on the Cheap

<i>By Ciara Collins for the CheapTickets Travel Blog</i><p>Sure the Euro is down, but that does nothing for the Anglophile cheapster. London's on the pound sterling, a.k.a., the oldest currency still in use, but don't let the old pound keep you from hopping over the pond. You can actually experience London …

101 things to do in London this Christmas

Make the most of the capital's jolly festivities and add some sparkle to your trip with our magical guide to 101 of the best things to do in London …

Intricately Crafted Marine Life Specimens Suspended in Glass

Artist Steffan Dam produces fantastical and intricately-crafted specimens that look as though they exist in the real world. Suspended in glass jars and on plates, their forms mimic well-known creatures of the sea and budding plants. Although Dam's work is based in imagination, his skills as a …

These Are Cabins? 9 Luxe Airbnb Rentals Around the World

Far, far from Little House on the Prairie, Airbnb has a host of luxe cabins that range from a chic glass house in Canada to a jaw-dropping tree house in Brazil.

James Bond's Jamaica

Unpredictable, sensual, and exotic: three things that James Bond and Jamaica have in common.<p>Once I realized that Ian Fleming had written all his …

In Greece, Driverless Buses Are Now Accepting Passengers

An automated bus program goes with the flow of traffic<p>Greek commuters have a new way to get to work: a completely driverless bus that operates within normal traffic. The buses are part of a program that has been running in Trikala, Greece, since earlier this summer, but so far they’ve only been …

The Next Industry Ripe for Disruption: Event Ticketing | Inc.com

The most powerful startups exist for one reason and one reason alone: to disrupt their industry.<p>Look at Uber, look at Medium, look at Spotify--all startups that are successfully disrupting their chosen industries. The most interesting of which may be Spotify.<p>Just look at trajectory of the music …

Cheers: London Has a Fantastic New French Wine Bar

Trial size? I’ll have a glass.<p>By-the-glass programs have shrunken at too many restaurants, and that’s a pity. And half-bottles, a size that by now …

HeadBox Is An Online Marketplace In The U.K. For ‘Inspiring Spaces’

HeadBox is a newly-launched marketplace in the U.K. for ‘creative, inspiring and off-site spaces’. It enables corporate, SME, and private bookers to find and book spaces for things like launch events and parties, off-site meetings, workshops or basically any kind of occasion that requires a setting …

How To Speed Up WordPress Site’s Performance! 14 Effective Ways

None of us want to wait around due to the slow loading speed of a website. This is why, approx 40% people lose their patience and plan to step up the …

Check it Out: Eurostar’s Got a Shiny New Train Design

At the end of this year, a new fleet of Eurostar trains will make its debut journey between London and Paris, soon to be joined by more trains to …

Disney's New 3D Coloring Books Revolutionize the Way We See 2D Drawings

Coloring books are an engaging way to spark children's imaginations, and Disney Research is working to further inspire kids by animating the process. Their latest idea to cultivate creative minds is through an app that lets kids see a coloring book character in 3D, as they're shading it. The …

New Apple TV controller takes gaming to a new level

Most games you’ll get on the new Apple TV will likely take advantage of the new Apple TV remote, with its accelerometer, gyroscope, voice, and touch controls.<p>But if you want to play more hardcore games, you’ll want a more hardcore controller like this new SteelSeries Nimbus, a full-on gaming …

Photos: The Beautiful Architecture of India’s Ancient Stepwells

Over the past several years, Chicago-based journalist Victoria Lautman has traveled through India numerous times, visiting over 120 ancient stepwells …

10 New Restaurants Heating Up London’s Dining Scene

There has been a line snaking through Soho since Bao opened in March. Perhaps more a lunch spot than dinner, the name comes from the Korean word for …

Where the Boom in Women-Led Startups Is Really Coming From | Inc.com

Women are starting companies at a faster rate than men, as they have been for years. But you know who's really rocking it? Women of color.<p>At least that's what preliminary data from the U.S. Census Bureau, in its Survey of Business Owners, shows. In 2012, women owned about 9.9 million U.S. …

Scam Reviewers are So Crafty They Actually Deserve Four Stars

You're walking around the city with a group of friends. It's 7 p.m., and you all have a similar urge to fill your stomachs with fish tacos and strong …

Millennials Don't Want More Customer Service -- They Want Different Customer Service

Customer service is a key way to differentiate your business with millennial customers–the 80 million young people who have overtaken Boomers as the largest demographic in the marketplace, and will soon overtake them in purchasing power as well.<p>Not only will great customer service and a great …

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One of Silicon Valley's top angel investors shares 8 books that changed his life

He's invested in well over 100 startups, including several "unicorns" like Twitter and Uber that went on to become huge companies. He is also the founding CEO of AngelList, a resource for entrepreneurs and angel investors to find each other and make deals.<p>He recently spoke with "The 4-Hour …

3 A's of Resolving Social Customer Complaints | Inc.com

For most people, it's common sense that you should apologize when you've done something wrong. However, this staple of etiquette is often lost in brand interactions on social media.<p>It stands to reason that nobody wants negative reviews or comments floating around on social channels. Why? Because …

New in the Shop: Typographic Posters to Help Us Better Understand Dyslexia by Daniel Britton

Did you know that Thomas Edison, Stephen Spielberg, and F. Scott Fitzgerald are just a few highly influential individuals who've struggled with dyslexia? It's been said that as many as 15-20% of the population as a whole exhibit symptoms of the disorder, which include: mixing up similar words, slow …

17 Reasons People Aren't Listening to You | Inc.com

Everyone wants to be heard. Sometimes it can be hard to get people's attention, or get above the noise. There's nothing worse than having a conversation with people and feeling like you are the only person involved.<p>If you often feel like you are talking to yourself in conversations and meetings, …

The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.

Can Yelp Make Government Agencies Work Better?

The feds are partnering with the popular review site to encourage feedback on public services like the TSA and IRS—and preparing to get an earful.<p>Did you wait in an egregiously long line at your local passport office? Did a TSA agent get a little too frisky with his or her pat down before your last …

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Not Talking About Its Product Helped This Company Grow 10x

If your marketing is all about your product, you're doing it wrong.<p>In 2011, Wistia was in its fifth year. They were a ragtag company with only 5 employees and very little money.<p>Today, four years on, they're a growing team of 50 people.<p>So, what were they doing wrong in those first 5 years?<p>Nothing. …

9 Conversation Hacks That Can Raise Your Social Capital | Inc.com

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What are useful social skills that can be picked up quickly?</i><p><i>Answer by Julian Reisinger, Entrepreneur, on Quora</i><p><b>1. If someone is fishing for compliments--take the bait.</b><p>When someone is fishing for compliments, they don't want to hear the truth. They just …