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Toptal's List Of Top Free Programming Books

The Internet is mankind’s biggest repository of knowledge, information, useful (and useless: think of cat pics) digital content. Today, we will be …

Google Scholar

Upcoming DC Movies

• 56%<p>PG-13<br>• 148 min<br>• Action<p>June 14th, 2013<p>A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to …

Christopher Nolan on Inception's mind-boggling real ending

After five years, those who have been wondering about what really happens at the end of sci-fi thriller Inception may have been provided with an answer.<p>Speaking at Princeton University's graduation ceremony on Monday morning, director Christopher Nolan explained what happened to Leonardo DiCaprio's …

Christopher Nolan

Here's how Steve Jobs trained his own brain

What's less known, though, is that Steve Jobs was a pioneer in what was once a rather esoteric "mind technology" — the use of Zen mindfulness meditation to reduce his stress, gain more clarity, and enhance his creativity.<p>As the Financial Times recently pointed out, Jobs was quite specific about how …

Meditation

10 of the Best New iPhone/iPad Apps from February 2015

Despite that February is a short month, there’s been a veritable explosion of new iPhone and iPad apps. In fact, iOS users have been kept super busy trying out everything from social networking and games to some awesome photography and artistic debuts. Here’s 10 of our favorites.<p>Vurb<p>Vurb is a handy …

How to Write About Characters Who Are Smarter Than You

My least favorite moment in all of cinema is a relatively common one. You will recognize it, I’m sure, from dozens of movies and TV shows that …

A Casual Review of the Fujifilm X100T

For the last 21 days I have been in Japan putting Fujifilm’s new X100T through its paces.<p>This review will not cover every technical aspect of the …

10 Valuable Lessons I’ve Learned About Street Photography

Introduction<p>First things first. My name is Marius Vieth and I’m a 26 year old fine art photographer from Amsterdam who loves nothing more than street …

Street Photography

Why I Stopped Chasing Happiness

“Some people CHASE happiness. And some people CHOOSE happiness…”<p>– Robert Holden<p>I have a confession to make. I have made the most amateur mistake you …

Happiness

Why Chasing Success and Happiness Are Making You Unsuccessful and Miserable

“If you live just for today, to make today the most successful, happy day of your life, I am sure that you will have an extraordinary life. A …

Motivation

How To Think Like The World's Smartest People

I hate to break it to you, but unless you're trying to get into Mensa, IQ tests don't matter as much as we think they do. After a certain point, that's not the type of knowledge or brainpower that makes you better at life, happier, or more successful. It's a measure sure, but a relatively useless …

Self-improvement

21 Rhetorical Devices Explained

Rhetoric is often defined as “the art of language.” That might sound like a bit of a cliché (which it is), but it’s actually quite a nice way of …

Language

Inspiring Quotes, Emotional Intelligence, And No More Worrying: The Most Popular Stories In Leadership This Week

Could getting emotional bring home a bigger paycheck, and smelling a grapefruit end your vicious worrying cycle? This week, we thought outside the box to solve our productivity-sapping problems.<p>Here are the stories you loved in Leadership, for the week of January 12.<p>12 Signs Your Company Has An …

How To Take Awesome Instant Portraits

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>Reason #2654 why instant cameras are the coolest thing since sliced artisanal bread: portraits, baby!<p>Keep these …

Photography

WhiteAlbum Brings Disposable Camera Photography to Your Smartphone

WhiteAlbum is a new app and service that wants to bring the fun of disposable camera photography to the world of smartphones. It’s a camera app that …

Design You Trust

<b>Cactus or Poop?</b><p>Graphic Designer Randy Lewis creates quite an unusual and fun series of image manipulations. The artist takes simple, everyday objects …

New Course: The Swift Programming Language

At Apple's annual WWDC in 2014, it announced the creation and release of a brand new programming language: Swift. The idea is to use this language …

Programming