Angie Garcia-Paz

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5 Presentation Lessons From Apple's New Rock Star

Since I wrote a book titled <i>The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs</i>, I’ve been searching for a presenter -- at Apple or any other company -- who comes close to sharing Jobs’ presence on stage. It hasn’t been easy. Jobs was charismatic, inspiring, humorous, dramatic, engaging and polished, and his …

7 Excellent Ways To Start A Presentation

When we speak, we have about 60 seconds to capture our audience's attention, establish credibility, orient them to our topic, and motivate them to listen, says Darlene Price, president of Well Said, Inc., and author of "Well Said! Presentations and Conversations That Get Results."<p>If you waste those …

Instagram 6.0 Hides Powerful Updates Behind A Refreshingly Simple Interface

We talk to Instagram about how you add deep editing tools without cluttering the interface.<p>Instagram’s photo filters have always been about more than a retro aesthetic. These one-button filters were actually a way to correct underexposed or murky smartphone images. Instagram made fixing your photos …

Animal Logos vol. 2 by Tom Anders Watkins

Volume 2 of Tom Anders Watkins’ animal logo series.<p>About a month ago, I published a series of well designed animal logos by Tom Anders Watkins. As it …

The Drift Light LED Recreates a Sunset For Better Sleep

Since the advent of the age of electricity we’ve thought of light as something just always there, an illuminating companion at our beckon call once …

Tetons

"For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move, to get down off this featherbed of civilization and to find the globe granite underneath and strewn with cutting flints."Robert Louis Stevenson

It Pays To Be Bored

Having nothing to do is a great way to get thinking done.<p>Life has always had distractions, from the Black Plague to television, but these days distraction feels like a way of life. “It’s hard to be bored almost anywhere,” cultural anthropologist Genevieve Bell said in a 2011 TEDx talk. Digital …

Is Your Sleep Messing with Your Waistline?

Or is your waistline messing with your sleep? Fortunately, we have a solution that works either way<p>The other night I faced a dilemma. My favorite baseball team was on ESPN. And a new episode of my favorite series was on HBO. No, it's not exactly Sophie's choice, especially when you factor in a DVR. …

Sleep

Tech Resources to Optimize Your Diet, Fitness, and Sleep

<i>Ari Meisel is a serial entrepreneur and the author of “Less Doing, More Living: Make Everything in Life Easier.”</i><p>No matter how technologically efficient you become, if you aren’t sleeping or eating well, and you have too much stress, there is a limit to how effective you can be.<p>That’s why wellness …

5 Drug-Free Home Remedies For Pain

Feeling achy from a running injury? “Given time, your body will usually start to heal on its own,” says Lisa Callahan, MD, co-director of the Women’s …

4 Ways to Stick to Your Fitness Routine This Summer

So check out these common reasons you may use to skimp on exercise in the summertime—we're about to call your bluff with proven tips and tricks!<p><b>You Don't Want to Waste a Beautiful Day at the Gym</b><br>Why spend time surrounded by fluorescent lighting when the sun's shining, right? We totally hear you, …

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What to Eat Before a Workout: 50 Pre- and Post-Workout Snacks

For some, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But for others who manage to squeeze some gym time into their everyday routine, pre- and …

Healthy Eating

Forest Design Week – Event Identity Design by Anastasia Kolesnikova

Event Identity Design for Forest Design Week.<p>Anastasia Kolesnikova is a young Krasnodar, Russia based designer with more than 3 years of experience. …

Take 75: Great Solos In Blue Note Records History

Blue Note Records has been many things over the course of its 75 years: a label responsible for blinding jazz innovations, a home for the titans of hard bop and soul jazz, a place for smart, sly, jazz-inflected pop creations.<p>One constant running throughout its history is improvisation. Its records …

15 Sweet Treats You Should Bake Instead of Cupcakes

Look, we're fine with cupcakes, but the world of baking is so much bigger. Here are 15 other sweet treats we'd rather bake than cupcakes<p>It's not that we're anti-cupcake, it's just that…okay. We are a <i>teensy bit</i> anti-cupcake. But wait! Hear us out! It's not that cupcakes are bad in and of themselves. …

Dessert

The Best Recipes for Binge-Watching Netflix (or Hulu or Whatever)

These snacks and cooking projects are perfect for binge watching your way through that entire Netflix queue.<p>We don't condone binge eating (although sometimes, desperate times call). Binge <i>watching</i>, on the other hand? Now we're talking. It's going to take endurance to get through every episode and …

Red Eyes

Agatha Chang

JavaScript is disabled<p>You need to enable JavaScript to use SoundCloud<p>"Agatha Chang" from THE CAUTIONARY TALES OF MARK OLIVER EVERETT. Now available …

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What Life Is Like Inside A 129-Square-Foot Apartment

It’s Paris! You could do worse.<p>Most micro-apartments tend to tout their design and they don’t come cheap. The concept of using every square inch has been (rather brilliantly) exploited as an exercise in efficiency. (Or you can slant it as sustainable urban design.) To those of you who live in a …

The Bulky Colander Gets a Foldable Space-Saving Redesign

Finally, a colander that takes up no more space than a ladle (and can be worn as a helmet).<p>Urban kitchens are notoriously cramped. And when it comes to space-hogging kitchenware, colanders are among the worst offenders.<p>Enter the RMDLO Colander, an elegant redesign of the bulky utensil. It takes up …

New Ways to Have a Picnic

<i>Above:</i> New York and Amsterdam-based architect Haiko Cornelissen’s picNYC TABLE brings the rural picnic into the urban residence with a grass table …

Articles about modern preschool san francisco on Dwell.com - Dwell

With smart interiors by Arcanum Architecture, a shop in the Mission District attempts to put a new spin on the venerable cup of...<p>A landscape architect in San Francisco harnesses an underground water source to create a lush marshland in his own backyard.<p>I was in San Francisco's Inner Richmond …

Daily Inspiration #1773

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …