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If California’s the future, why are so many leaving?

A sobering study shows how life in the Golden State continues to get too expensive<p>California, many say, is the future. A center for creative industries and new technology—look at its impressive rollout of electric vehicles and autonomous cars—it’s also a diverse state, pushing progressive policies …

New York Times

Roads to nowhere: how infrastructure built on American inequality

From highways carved through thriving ‘ghettoes’ to walls segregating black and white areas, US city development has a long and divisive history<p>It’s a little after 3pm in Detroit’s 8 Mile neighbourhood, and the cicadas are buzzing loudly in the trees. Children weave down the pavements on bicycles, …

Urbanism

Bub and Grandma’s Bakery Takes Over Big New Silver Lake Wholesale Site

One of the city’s best bread-making operations is jumping into a new wholesale space, as <b>Bub and Grandma’s</b> takes over an existing commercial bakery on Riverside Drive at the edge of Silver Lake and Frogtown. Owner <b>Andy Kadin</b> says the expansion will increase the company’s square footage tenfold …

20 Essential Breakfast Burritos in Los Angeles, Winter 2018

Los Angeles is in love with breakfast burritos. They are perfect weekend morning fuel, and more often than not they can double as a way to get through the work week too. Laced with eggs (sometimes scrambled, sometimes served soft), a choice of meat (usually), plus the right concoction of add-ins …

Breakfast

Elegies And Effigies: Who Speaks For Appalachia? - 1A

Appalachia. It’s been called Trump Country, coal country and backcountry. But it’s our country.<p>This region — defined both by proximity to its …

Translation

Trump Discovers the Costs of Undermining Truth

At the same time that the president sows doubt and confusion to undermine his adversaries, he finds those forces depriving him of credit he believes he deserves.<p>A long weekend with lots of executive time, simmering tensions with politicians of both parties, a looming government shutdown: It’s the …

Donald Trump

On its 100th birthday in 1959, Edward Teller warned the oil industry about global warming

Somebody cut the cake – new documents reveal that American oil writ large was warned of global warming at its 100th birthday party.<p>It was a typical November day in New York City. The year: 1959. Robert Dunlop, 50 years old and photographed later as clean-shaven, hair carefully parted, his earnest …

Climate Change

Science Says Happy Couples Have These 13 Characteristics | Inc.com

Romantic relationships are challenging, rewarding, confusing, and exhilarating--sometimes all at the same time.<p>Should you take things slowly at the beginning or dive right in? Can things stay hot in the bedroom even after years of being together? What happens when one of you wants to use a holiday …

Happiness

How Design Thinking Influences Business Building | Inc.com

Design thinking has evolved as an extremely effective method to not only identify and address customer challenges, but to really impact the overall design of your business. At its core, the methodology focuses on solving complex problems, and when effectively applied to business it can dramatically …

UX Design

Infotainment Just A Click Away

Loading... Award winning producer also a songwriter Masterkraft come through with a new monster jam titled “Remember”. Download & Listen below: …

Chris Brown

Design Thinking: Story Design and Testing

Understanding and solving complex strategic communication problems<p>Design thinking is a people-centered approach to problem solving that encourages …

The psychology of Web design: How colors, typefaces and spacing affect your mood

A great web design is so much more than just delivering content and making it look good. When visitors come to your site, they produce a set of feelings about your website and your organization. The type of feelings they produce – positive or negative – are entirely in your hands and should not be …

UI Design

How blockchain will change major industries

While much of the discussion around blockchain has surrounded bitcoin and its ups and downs, corporations and businesses are quickly waking up to the possibility of using blockchain to secure and improve large volumes of transactions as well.<p>By removing the need for trusted third parties, …

Science Discovers Why Some People Are Motivated to Succeed While Others Aren't

People who seem naturally motivated really are. If you're not, you can motivate yourself.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are mornings when I look over my to-do-list and just keep staring blankly at it. Instead of getting to work, I keep checking my inbox, news …

Neuroscience

BREAKING: Engineers Just Unveiled The First-Ever Design of a Complete Quantum Computer Chip

The Moon landing of quantum computing.<p>Practical quantum computing has been big news this year, with significant advances being made on theoretical …

Just Starting Out as an Entrepreneur? Look to These 7 Resources for Help and Inspiration | Inc.com

Nothing is more daunting than starting your own business and not knowing where to turn to. There are thousands of articles online, but when it comes down to it, every entrepreneur needs a toolbox that they can trust and count on in any situation.<p>Whether that means having a solid network of mentors …

Entrepreneurship

Why all prototyping is rapid prototyping

The concept behind prototyping is simple: create a barebones, as-complex-as-it-needs-to-be-but-no-more working model of an app or webpage and keep …

Prototyping

How to Train Your Brain for Maximum Creativity. (Here's What the Science Says.)

For starters: If you want to be more creative, you aren't going to get there if your brain is constantly fighting off negative stress hormones.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Business success simply isn't going to happen without the creativity required to dream up new …

Creativity

10 logo design trends that will dominate 2018

The logo design industry is changing at a lightning-fast speed. What was trendy five years ago may not even ring a bell today. As methods of attracting customers become more effective, logo design must keep up the pace. New ideas develop so fast, designers have a hard time following …

Graphic Design

18 LA things to look forward to in 2018

We need this<p>2017 was a difficult year for ... many reasons, but Los Angeles emerged surprisingly resilient.<p>In hindsight there were many highlights, from radical new developments shaking up the skyline, to pragmatic solutions for making housing more affordable, to the many everyday reasons we love …

Urban Design

2017 was a great year for Trump fans who ignored reality

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How to score big at government auctions, on everything from real estate to bugles

Rolex watches seized from drug lords. Homes confiscated from tax cheats. Blackhawk helicopters the military no longer needs. The federal government is auctioning off all this — and more. The "more" often means mundane things like office chairs and shredders and mysterious things like "swamp cooler …

Real Estate

This is the Single Most Important Secret All Successful People Know | Inc.com

New Year's is just around the corner and that means one thing: resolutions. So many resolutions. We're going to change our lives for the better. We're going to learn a new language, finish that book we've been working on, reach those goals we've been striving for.<p>For entrepreneurs, those goals are …

Success

9 Terrible Habits You Need to Stop Immediately

Author Tim Ferriss suggests some common bad habits you should definitely add to your not-to-do-list.<p>Perhaps you’ve heard of a “not-to-do list.” CEOs …

Tim Ferriss

Want More Courage? Follow Elon Musk's 3 Rules Every Day | Inc.com

Throughout history we tend to remember bold thinkers. Try changing the world while being un-bold. Elon Musk revels in thinking big, from inventing the most exciting car company of the 21st century (Tesla) to making space travel a reality (SpaceX). At the last count, Musk has disrupted at least five …

Motivation

A 5-Rule Guide to Making It Big as a Freelancer | Inc.com

Experts are projecting that up to 43 percent of workers will be part of the gig economy by 2020, and with good reason--freelancing both can make up needed income and lets you be your own boss. If you're considering freelancing on the side or even making gigs your full-time thing, adopting these …

Employment

How Republicans Rallied Together to Deliver a Tax Cut

WASHINGTON — The sting of failure on health care still lingered in the Senate on Aug. 3, when Mitch McConnell, the majority leader, summoned the Republican members of the Budget Committee to his office. We need to pass a tax bill this fall, Mr. McConnell told his colleagues, and we need a budget …

Budget Deficit

The 15 Hottest Los Angeles Cheap Eats Restaurants, Winter 2018

Los Angeles is a great city for cheap dining, from tacos and burgers to sushi and bowls. With a healthy infusion of flavors and cooking from around the world, the city is always an exciting place to find affordable dishes. What also helps the cause is how spread out this city is: with LA's urban …

Texas

Why India Can't Compete With China in Manufacturing | Inc.com

<i>Why are manufacturing costs higher in India, compared to China? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Balaji Viswanathan, CEO of Invento Robotics, on Quora:</b><p>A number of my relatives run …

Manufacturing

Make Way For Generation Z Entrepreneurs Saying No To College

Occasionally I read stories of 13 year-old entrepreneurs who have found a niche market that has allowed them to earn income rivaling their parents. While these type of entrepreneurs may have be on the scene at a young age long before Generation Z was born, today we hear more of them because the …

College & University