Chandan Raut

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How I Taught Myself Product Design

When we think of autodidacts, our minds frequently race to the arts: people who discovered an aptitude for painting or music despite their lack of formal training. We often separate the innate impulse to create things from those who teach themselves practical tasks. We glorify the teens who put …

Hippie Hindustan and Funky Pakistan: The beat group scene in the 1960s and ’70s

From The Savages, Bonnie Remedios and The Shadooks, to the cool surf sounds of the Aay Jays<p>In the middle of Kulri Bazaar in the Mussoorie of the …

Bernard Roth: Stamford professor says eliminating two phrases can make you more successful

The way you speak not only affects how others perceive you; it also has the potential to shape your behaviour.<p>Swapping one word for another could …

The Weakness of Strength Theory

The modern world is wonderful in many ways (dentistry is good, cars are…<p>In his consulting room at Berggasse 19, in central Vienna, Sigmund Freud came…<p>…

Psychologists Find 5 Keys To A Lasting Relationship

Countless articles have been written about how to have a successful, long-lasting relationship or marriage, but none seem to be as simple and …

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The Most Important Design Jobs Of The Future

Designers at Google, Microsoft, Autodesk, Ideo, Artefact, Teague, Lunar, Huge, New Deal, and fuseproject predict 18 new design jobs.<p>Yesterday’s graphic designers are today’s UX designers. Will tomorrow’s UX designers be avatar programmers, fusionists, and artificial organ designers? Yes, according …

Spectacular Camera Drone Footage of New Year’s Fireworks Over Lima | Colossal

<p>Right at midnight on New Year’s Eve, photographer Jeff Cremer sent his camera drone up into the skies above Lima, Peru to capture the sights and …

Photographer Shines a Light on the Hidden World of America’s Textile Industry

Photographer Christopher Payne specializes in capturing America's historic architecture and industrial heritage. His newest project, appropriately titled <i>Textiles</i>, documents the colourful behind-the-scenes world that is America's niche textile industry. The project celebrates the “craftsmanship and …

How to Build Exceptional Relationships: 9 Traits of Your Favorite People

Because no one ever does anything worthwhile alone.<p>Where success is concerned, lots of things matter. Education, experience, connections ... they all matter.<p>But one thing matters more. True success, the kind of success that also leads to happiness, is impossible without building great relationships.<p>…

You Still Love Her, You Still Love You?

I was driving around and a Gwen Stefani song came on the radio. I'm not a big fan of Gwen Stefani and I usually don't have this station on unless my daughter is in the car.<p>The song came on and it said, "remember we used to love each other." The song is called "Used To Love You."<p>So I listen to what …

The Difference Between Dating a Boy and Dating a Real Man

<i>Photo by Rafael Pavarott</i><p>Friends will often come to me for advice. "How do I know if he's <i>the one</i> for me?" "How do I know if he's the guy to settle down with?"<p>For them and for myself, the thought of committing our whole life to one person can be rather unnerving. Because we are at this point in our …

Relationships

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The Part You're Missing About Manifesting True Love

This post goes out to you if you're single or if you're settling with someone who's just not doing it for you.<p>What does it mean to "call in true love"?<p>Where do you find your "one"?<p>Maybe, like Santa, you've made your list and checked it twice: Smart, Kind, Handsome, Generous, Good with kids, Funny...<p>…

Relationships

How to Apply Design Thinking—to Your Own Life

A review of Ayse Birsel's "Design the Life You Love: A Step-by-Step Guide to Building a Meaningful Future"<p>A New Year's resolution is the easiest …

10 Men You Shouldn't Date

As a Professional Matchmaker and founder of The Dating Lounge app, I am constantly being asked if there are certain types of men that a woman simply should not date. And the answer is, yes there are "do not date" men, especially if you truly want to get married and not waste time on "maybes." Many …

Relationships

Why We Hurt Each Other: Tolstoy’s Letters to Gandhi on Love, Violence, and the Truth of the Human Spirit

In 1908, Indian revolutionary Taraknath Das wrote to Leo Tolstoy, by then one of the most famous public figures in the world, asking for the author’s support in India’s independence from British colonial rule. On December 14, Tolstoy, who had spent the last twenty years seeking the answers to …

17 Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes That Will Turn Your World View Outside In

<b>“The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.” ―</b>Jiddu Krishnamurti<p>A sage is someone who can put into words the …

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Research suggests this is the best music to listen to for optimal productivity

Luckily, music can help get us back on a more productive track.<p>Studies out of the University of Birmingham, England, show that music is effective in raising efficiency in repetitive work — so if you're mindlessly checking email or filling out a spreadsheet, adding some tunes will make your task go …

Time Management

Nokia's next move is VR with this $60,000 OZO camera

Nokia announced its new hardware a few months ago, and tonight at an event in Los Angeles revealed it's opening preorders for the OZO virtual reality camera. A professional-level device capable of recording its surroundings in 360-degree spherical video, it will require a mere $60,000 -- with $5k …