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We talk to Philip Bull about the Rain Sun's undercover material: Duralite

We talk to Philip Bull about the Rain & Sun's undercover material: Duralite<p>by Mark Jardine 12 May 2017 13:30 BST 12 May 2017<p>OK undercover in Duralite …

Understanding Mainsail Twist

Technically, twist is the change in the angle of attack from the bottom of the sail to the top. Twist is necessitated by the wind speed changes, …

Humphrey Bogart and Santana, a wonderful love story. VIDEO

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

Cooking

The Challenges of Being a Product Manager

I got a call from the hospital. His voice was faint. "Brian, I am not going to be able to come in for a few weeks. I am not well." "What happened?" I asked. "Well, as you know, the pressure of the upcoming product launch has been tough," my colleague said. "And I just felt a bit out of control."<p>Who …

Product Management

Study: Brands that message more, sell more

By 2017, over 50 percent of commerce will be conducted on mobile (according to Gartner). Retail brands need to reach smartphone and tablet users, but when, how often, and with what content?<p>New data from OtherLevels’ 2015 Retail Mobile Messaging Study indicates that messaging frequency, the “how …

You can now view your Android device in Chrome with Vysor

If you have ever wanted to view your Android device on your computer screen, you already know, it has always been a huge hassle. Vysor aims to change …

8 things you need to know about raising venture capital

If your startup is growing, at some point you will likely be seeking Venture Capital. Unlike angel investors, who typically write checks between 10K …

Venture Capital

Recipe: Chilean slow barbecued pork ribs with Chilean salad

Combine garlic, oregano, orange juice, lime juice, honey, red onion, chipotle pepper, adobo sauce and vegetable oil in an oven proof baking dish. Cut each rack of ribs in half. Place ribs in baking dish and coat with mixture. Marinate for 1 hour at room temperature. Turn ribs several times if …

Amazing Product Managers Start Erasing Technical Debt and Stop Adding Features

Product managers spend a lot of time understanding our customers and adding features to our backlog. We prioritize features with our executives and …

Product Management

Why Product Thinking is the next big thing in UX Design

<i>Life’s too short to build something nobody wants…</i><p>When thinking of User Experience, we often think of a simple, beautiful, and easy to use feature-set …

Product Management

Up Close With World's Largest Single Sail, Perini Navi's Perseus^3 Sailing Yacht

The Italian shipyard Perini Navi is known for many things—like their line of gorgeous sailing yachts—and now their sloop rigged Perseus^3 apparently …

Sailing

Devialet's $2,000 Phantom speaker lands with a boom in the US

There always seems to be a gap between what's described as "good sound" and "great sound" for home audio systems, one that's usually bridged in dollar signs. Serious audiophiles with a discerning ear, lots of cash and enough square footage can always find a unique and powerful setup that will …

Audiophile

Kodak CEO Jeff Clarke on What It Takes to Turn Around a Fallen Brand (VIDEO)

How do you come back from the brink and rebuild? That's the question Eastman Kodak CEO Jeff Clarke asks himself every day.<p>Kodak, the iconic film company behind the "Kodak moment," filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in 2012 after 131 years in business, and an uphill struggle in the digital …

Kodak

Orecchiette and Grilled Sausage with a Verdicchio | Cooking Chat

There’s so much to learn about Italy’s food and wine regions! For this month’s Italian Food, Wine and Travel event, coordinated by Jen at Vino …

6 Ways to Overcome Your Reluctance to Sell

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs have to close deals to have a successful business, yet sales often intimidate even the most seasoned among us.<p>Why are so many people afraid to ask for the sale? It’s the fear of rejection that holds us back. Take the selling …

Selling

How IBM Plans To Help Reinvent The Modern Corporation

It’s no secret that big corporations aren’t what they used to be. In recent years, we’ve seen industrial stalwarts such as General Motors, Kodak and Blockbuster go bankrupt even as upstarts like Tesla, Instagram and Netflix rocket forward. The average lifespan of a company on the S&P 500 has fallen …

Rise of the techno-Libertarians: The 5 most socially destructive aspects of Silicon Valley

<b>(Shutterstock)</b><p>The tech industry is morally and ethically bankrupt, and it’s starting to take its toll on ordinary Americans<p>Richard Eskow<p>April 12, 2015 12:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Nowadays the Silicon Valley is either celebrated as a hotbed of creativity or condemned as …

Silicon Valley

3 things millennials want in a career (hint: it’s not more money)

What’s the biggest incentive you can offer a millennial to come work for you instead of your competition? If you answered “more money” you need to …

Please Don’t Waste Money On Buying A New Grill Before Reading THIS!

Tell me why you would EVER spend hundreds and hundreds of dollars on a brand new grill, when you could just follow this tutorial and upgrade your …

Actor Eddie Redmayne Learns History

<b>Golden Globe-nominated star of “The Theory of Everything” visits Intel to test Hawking’s communication technology, which has the potential to improve</b> …

Fortune.com

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Fast and furious Neo 400 is claimed to be the ‘fastest cruising 40-footer in the world’

<b>Is the boast plausible? Toby Hodges takes a close look at this muscular racer-cruiser</b>Neo 400A sign that brags ‘the fastest cruising 40-footer in the …

Sailing

Google Earth navigation: how to sail off the chart with confidence using satellite imagery

<b>Pacific cruiser Rory Garland uses a range of new techniques to navigate safely in far-flung places with poor chart coverage</b>Using Google Earth to …

Google Earth

Musikki opens up real-time music database to app developers

Musikki is the music world’s answer to IMDb – it provides a comprehensive database of information on musicians including their background, concert dates and news, and allows users to buy music through its app.<p>Today, the company has announced the launch of its Music API, which developers can use to …

GuideSpark Raises $22.2M To Create Customized Videos That Make HR Less Tedious And Confusing

GuideSpark, a startup that helps human resources teams communicate with the rest of the company, announced today that it has raised $22.2 million in Series C funding.<p>CEO Keith Kitani told me that GuideSpark works with HR to create videos and interactive content covering things like employee …

The Pros and Cons of Product Management

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What are the pros and cons of becoming a product manager?</i><p><i>Answer by Dan Schmidt, PM my entire career, on Quora</i><p>If you are considering becoming a product manager, you are probably not comparing the role’s merits to unrelated professions such as sushi chef or …

Product Management

Can the Scrum Master also be the Product Owner?

If you’ve experimented with scrum, you’re likely familiar with the Scrum Master and Product Owner roles. But just in case you’re not, here’s a quick …

Product Management

Lessons learned from scaling a product team

There’s been lots written about how Internet businesses <i>should</i> build software, from books like The Lean Start-Up, and posts from Google Ventures, but …