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The Power of Sleep

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No More Bubble Wrap: A Clever Reusable Packing System Eliminates Waste

Imagine Amazon shipping in packaging that didn’t have to be tossed away.<p>Packing fragile items is usually all about excess–piles of packing peanuts or air-filled plastic packs, bubble wrap, and weird expandable foam cushions. Depending on local recycling rules, it might all end up in the trash when …

Product Design

Are you a workaholic? Or simply hard working?

Working hard can win you acclaim and promotions. It can also hurt your health and family life. How do you know when to stop?<p>There are subtle differences between being a high performer and a workaholic. If free time leaves you feeling anxious or you are never satisfied with your work, you may just …

The Workplace

Taco Bell's New Snack-Infused Item Is Cheesier Than Ever

5 min read<p>The Waffle Taco. The Pizza Cake. Loaded Doritos. Love them or hate them, these weird menu items are being cranked out by some of America's beloved fast-food chains and dominating on social media.<p>In the last few years, chains have becomes obsessed with creating bizarre food concoctions in …

Taco Bell

Happy 35th birthday, Walkman

It was 35 years ago Tuesday that Sony, not Apple, revolutionized the way we listen to music.<p>The Walkman, a portable cassette player that, for the first time, let us take our music with us without bothering our neighbors, hit the market on July 1, 1979.<p>Today, it's all about Apple's iPod. But in its …