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These Are The Most Creative Techie Resumes We’ve Ever Seen

And these days, a traditional resume often just won't cut it.<p>We've found cool, eye-catching resumes on Instagram and Pinterest, but these are the most creative techie resumes we've seen over the years.

Employment

Woman Pretends to Be Drunk to See How Men React in New Social Experiment

A few weeks ago, a video documenting the verbal harassment one woman received while walking the streets of New York elicited a lot of reactions from a lot of people. (As of this writing, the video has been viewed over 35 million times.) The video came under much-deserved fire for its troubling …

15 Sex Things Twentysomethings Don't Care About

You can't take off my bra with one hand? Neither can I.<p><b>1. Whether or not you sleep on a $4,000 mattress fit for a queen.</b> Air mattress? Cool. Bunch of sweaters on the floor? Less cool, but workable. I once dated someone for weeks who slept on a constantly deflating air mattress on the floor and he …

Meet Plague, A Social Networking App That Spreads Information Like A Virus

Plague is a new social networking app with a fun twist that could just work.<p>Plague is all about discovering "viral" content, but the way you discover the next viral video or hilarious photo is what's unique.<p>Instead of seeing posts from people you follow or whatever is trending, a post on Plague is …

What Really Works When You're Too Anxious To Fall Asleep

Why is it that just when our heads hit the pillow our thoughts take off in a sprint?<p>Our brains have this annoying tendency to ruminate on worst-case scenarios and other negative reflections at night -- and all that worry is <i>seriously</i> disrupting our ability to fall asleep.<p>"Anxiety is an emotion that …

6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.<p>While everyone learns slightly differently, we do have similarities in the way our …

University of California

Texting this phone number will get you 'anything you want as long as it's not illegal'

What if you could text a number and get anything you want?<p>That's the ambitious goal of a new startup called Magic, a text-messaging-based concierge service that promises to pull strings, place orders, and schedule deliveries all so you don't have to.<p>Magic doesn't have a dedicated app. It instead …

"I Haven't Shampooed My Hair in 6 Years"

And it looks and feels better than ever.<p>The first time I heard that not washing your hair is a <i>thing</i> was when I ran into an old friend, who I had remembered as having bushy, dry, wavy hair. But this time, her hair was really shiny and smooth. She looked amazing! When I asked her secret, she told me …

10 Things Samsung's New Galaxy Phones Can Do That the iPhone Can't

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Samsung took a totally different approach with its new Galaxy S6 phones.<p>Rather than cramming tons of new features into the phones, the company improved on a few core elements including design, build quality, and the fingerprint sensor.<p>Samsung may …

Apple Pay

This Chinese laundry ad is racist, but it's hardly the first

A lot of Americans are mad about a Chinese commercial. "We found it," proclaimed a BuzzFeed headline. "The most racist commercial of 2016."<p>In the below commercial for laundry detergent, a Chinese woman is doing her washing when a paint-spattered black man approaches her. As he gets closer, she …

Failure IS an Option

As summer vacation ends, teachers observe the annual ritual of returning to school days ahead of their students, to be indoctrinated in the school district's goals for the new year. The latest education fad is tossed out and replaced with newer education initiatives, which are usually older …

Nobel Prize

Are Hunter-Gatherers The Happiest Humans To Inhabit Earth?

There's an idea percolating up from the anthropology world that may make you rethink what makes you happy.<p>The idea is not new. It surfaced in the popular consciousness back in the late 1960s and helped to galvanize a growing environmental movement.<p>And now several books are bringing it back into the …

25 of the Most Inspiring Books Everyone Should Read

Take it from these CEOs, founders, and other high-achieving leaders.<p>Whether you turn pages, tap a tablet, or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect relaxation aid, tutor, or source of inspiration. Here are quotes from more than two dozen executives who name their favorite book and explain …

The gender pay gap starts with your college major

The gender pay gap in the United States starts early — with what you choose as your college major.<p>Majors that tend to lead to higher-paying jobs are …

Gender

Pollution Killed 9 Million People in 2015, New Study Finds

That's more than AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria combined.<p>A new study has found that pollution is responsible for around 9 million premature deaths, …

Here’s why the FAA wants to ban laptops in luggage

The FAA is proposing a global ban on laptops and other large electronics in checked bags. The reason: there’s a serious risk for catastrophic fire if …

Laptops

6 beauty buys your boyfriend will love as much as you do

Moving in with your beau calls for a serious combining of stuff. For every Star Wars poster of his, there’s a sheep skin rug of yours, so when you …

Global pollution is responsible for 9 million premature deaths annually, report finds

According to new research from the Commission on Pollution and Health, published in the Lancet medical journal on Friday, pollution was responsible …

ICE Agents in Oregon Mistakenly Detain Innocent Man

Scientists eradicated smallpox. With synthetic biology, we can bring it back.

Synthetic Smallpox<p>Synthetic biology allows scientists to create life from scratch, and it could potentially facilitate the creation of everything …

Synthetic Biology

EPA removes more references to climate change from its website

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has scrubbed more references to climate change from its website.<p>A watchdog group on Friday highlighted …

Scott Pruitt

Richard Branson Reveals Virgin Galactic's Latest Launch Plans

Space<p>The company's first astronauts could go into space 'in about four months.'<p><i>In brief:</i> Richard Branson believes that Virgin Galactic will send its first astronauts into space within the next four months. He also suggested that Elon Musk's goal to get to Mars is not going to help the Earth as much …

Space Travel

Oil Refiners' Hope of Trump-Promised Deregulation Crushed by EPA

Prices for biofuel blending credits that drive oil refinery owners like Carl Icahn nuts plunged shortly after President Donald Trump’s inauguration. …

Richard Spencer supporters arrested in University of Florida area shooting

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Three Texas men who turned out to support white supremacist Richard Spencer's speech at the University of Florida were identified Friday as suspects in a shooting involving protesters a short distance from campus.<p>Tyler Tenbrink, 28, William Fears, 30, and Colton Fears, 28, all …

Doctors May Have Found a New Use for the Powerful Party Drug Ketamine

Ketamine might be able to clean up its image.<p>The powerful dissociative tranquilizer drug ketamine, which has been a raver mainstay for decades and …

chicago architecture biennial 2017 | news, projects, and interviews

oct 04, 2017<p>to learn more about the event, and the themes it presents, designboom sat down with the duo who explained their direction of the biennial …

Berlin's closed, creepy and amazing airport

With two currently serving the city and another forever under construction, Berlin is not short on airports. But the most fascinating of them all permanently closed its runways almost a decade ago.<p>Located in the southern half of the former West Berlin, Tempelhof Airport was one of the city's main …

London Stands Strong

A week into celebrating the creativity to emerge so far from the spring/summer 2018 shows, day one of our very own London showcase was overshadowed …

Animal Rights Activists Protest Outside Burberry Show

It is understood there is no fur in Burberry's see-now-buy-now "September" collection for men and women.<p><b>LONDON —</b> Hundreds of antifur demonstrators …

The gender wage gap just shrank for the first time in a decade

By Danielle Paquette<p>Danielle Paquette<p>Reporter focusing on national labor issues<p>Email Bio Follow<p>This week, the Census Bureau reported some bright news: Middle-class incomes rose last year to the highest level ever recorded, a long-awaited sign of healing from the Great Recession.<p>Along gender lines, …

Gender