Bettina May

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How Google Glass can be used to steal your PIN code

Researchers demonstrate how vulnerable phone users are to having their PIN codes recorded by the new Google Glass<p>Google Glass can be used to covertly steal people’s PIN codes from as far away as 10ft, researchers have warned.<p>Just by looking at someone’s tablet or smartphone, wearers of the new …

Google Glass

5G in the UK and Beyond: What We Know

With 4G now becoming more ubiquitous in the UK (as well as around the world), early work is being done on the <i>next</i> next-generation data standard, currently being referred to as 5G.<p>You’d be forgiven for thinking then, with all the noise around the subject, that 5G implementation could be just around …

Salesforce Rolls Out Salesforce1 For Retail, Developed On The Back Of A Napkin

One of the most powerful case studies that Salesforce has rolled out in recent years was that of Burberry. A couple of years ago at DreamForce, Salesforce’s annual conference extravaganza, then head of Burberry Angela Ahrents stood on stage with Marc Benioff and talked about their vision for a …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

Ask This Small Question To Make Big Changes

One question could help you make simple, but meaningful, improvements in your work and life.<p>I’ve written in previous posts that asking the right questions can help you overcome fear of failure and identify your true passions. Another thing questioning can do is enable you to approach a daunting …

Self-improvement

Strokes of genius: Here’s How the Most Creative People Get Their Ideas

Keith Sawyer tells an interesting story about breakthrough ideas in his book, Zig Zag: The Surprising Path to Greater Creativity.<p>Researcher Vera …

A Quick-Start Guide to Self-Control

It was 2 o'clock on a Saturday afternoon. The workweek was almost over for me.<p>"You've already done so much this week," I told myself. "It's okay if you aren't entirely productive on a Saturday," I said in my mind.<p>"It's okay to take a little break," I assured myself. "Just one or two games."<p>Three …

Self Control

This One Tool Will Double Your Productivity Overnight

A simple solution to my email backlog helped me get more done in a day. It can help you too.<p>We all struggle to find ways to get more done on a daily basis. Doing business is complicated and demanding and we seem to be trying to pack more tasks into every day. But rather than feeling like we are …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

<b>Don’t talk down to the audience.</b> You can modify your artwork to appeal to children, but don’t change your identity as an artist. “The books you …

Up On The Wall: How Working Walls Unlock Creative Insight

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The 8 Steps To Creating A Great Storyboard

Google Ventures’ Jake Knapp takes us through the lightning-fast process he employs to get a team’s ideas down on paper.<p>[<i>Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series of seven posts on running your own Google Ventures design sprint. Read the first part here, the second here, and the third …

Why We’re More Creative When We’re Tired, And 9 Other Surprising Things About How Brains Work

You may be hardwired as an introvert or an extrovert. But don’t worry, there are ways to change how our brains work.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>One of the things that surprises me time and time again is how we think our …

Technical Insight # 31, “As Evening Settles In”

Often I am asked where I get ideas for the volume of artwork I have produced. My answer is always the same. “ I simply have to put myself in the …

Narrative Illustration

Before our first class, I want to give you an assignment and some thoughts on process to get you off to what I hope will be a flying start.<p>What I …

Artist of the Month: William Callow

The nineteenth century was a time of remarkable changes. What had started in the first flush of Romanticism born out of the Age of Reason transformed …

Batman

Ethan Murrow blows us away with his mad graphite skills 

Milky Ways by Mihoko Ogaki explores ideas of life, death, and rebirth

Milky Ways by Mihoko Ogaki explores ideas of life, death, and rebirth.

Previews: Kazuki Takamatsu – “Spiral of Emotions” @ CHG Circa

On the 21st of June, <b>CHG Circa</b> in Culver City will be hosting the opening of a new show (<b>see 2013</b>) from <b>Kazuki Takamatsu</b> entitled <i>Spiral of Emotions</i>. …

The Allegorical Assemblages of Octogenarian Art Star Thornton Dial

As a schoolboy, rather than pay attention in class, Thornton Dial spent hours making small drawings of Tarzan in the jungle or cowboys on the range, …

thinkspace-gallery: “ Detail view of Mars-1’s massive new painting on view this eve at his opening in West Hollywood. Props @mars_1_ on a beautiful show! #mars1 #painting #art ”

Detail view of Mars-1’s massive new painting on view this eve at his opening in West Hollywood. Props @mars_1_ on a beautiful show! #mars1 #painting …

Streets: Tristan Eaton (Honolulu)

<b>POW! WOW!</b> recently completed another exciting project in their hometown of Honolulu. A few months after wrapping up another successful edition of <b>POW!</b> …

Detail view of 'The Ring Thief' from Jacub Gagnon ( @jacubgagnon ) for his solo show 'Worlds Collide' Opening Reception: Sat., June 21st 6-9PM On view June 21st - July 12th and also on our site at thinkspacegallery.com Thinkspace 6009 Washington Blvd. Culver City, CA 90232 Tues. - Sat. Noon to 6PM #thinkspacegallery #jacubgagnon #worldscollide #painting #newcontemporary #art #contemporaryart #acryliconcanvas #popsurrealism

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