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The Indispensable Document for the Modern Manager

<b>Jay Desai</b> has FOMU. No, you read that right. As a first-time founder and CEO of health technology startup <b>PatientPing</b>, he’s got a healthy fear of …

Leadership

23 Science Books That Are So Exciting They Read Like Genre Fiction

Some of the greatest nonfiction books about science read like novels. They borrow tropes and narrative tricks from science fiction, fantasy, horror, …

Books

10 Things You Need to Know About Your Fretboard | LESSON

10 ways to find and maintain your bearings anywhere on the fretboard.<p>57<p>SHARES<p>Ever feel a little out of touch or just plain lost on certain parts of …

Electric Guitar

20 Outrageous Appetizers for Super Bowl Sunday

We don't know a ton about sports here, but we know plenty about food. And that includes appetizers. When it comes to a great party for the big game, …

Cooking

How to Install Ventilated Facades Using Wooden Panels

This vertical cladding for facades is a high-density laminated panel, composed of a core of paper fibers -compressed at high temperature and …

Home Improvement

What to Stream This Weekend

Five films that were runners-up for the Best Picture Oscar.<p><i>Each week, Richard Brody picks a classic film, a modern film, an independent film, a foreign film, and a documentary for online viewing.</i><p>“The Elephant Man”<p>The Academy’s track record regarding the actual best movie of the year has been …

Khmer Rouge

The morning routine experts recommend for peak productivity

What’s the best way to start your day so that you really get things done?<p>Laura Vanderkam studied the schedules of high-achievers. What did she find? …

Time Management

Salman Rushdie: ‘I couldn’t finish Middlemarch. I know, I know. I’ll try again’

The author on meeting Pynchon, why Kafka is unbeatable – and the trouble with Trollope<p><b>The book I am currently reading</b><i><br>Buddenbrooks</i> was set, that great house with the words “<i>Dominus providebit</i>” inscribed over the front door, and was immediately inspired to download the novel on to my iPad and plunge …

Literature

The 7 Most Essential BATMAN Comic Book Stories

Everybody knows Batman. A millionaire kid saw his parents murdered in front of him, and spent the rest of his life devoted to becoming the thing the …

DIY Workshop: Martin Guitar Kit Build Part 1

<b>For those who are unafraid to go down the DIY route, Martin Guitar Kits provide an affordable way to own a little slice of Nazareth. But how</b> …

Woodworking

50 Excellent Free Books from Project Gutenberg (and How to Easily Read Them)

A few months ago, I briefly wrote about how to download and read free books from Project Gutenberg on your phone, tablet, or computer. For those …

Literature

My Husband Died at 34—Here Are 40 Life Lessons I Learned From It

A sudden, unanticipated death has a way of jolting us to our senses. When you’re told that your husband is dead, everything changes in an instant. …

Bartop Arcade Cabinet Build Skips the Kit

An arcade cabinet is one of those things that every gamer wants at home, but few ever get. Getting a real arcade cabinet is usually expensive, and …

Raspberry Pi

io9's Greatest Movies of the Past 10 Years

In 2008, we were basically living in another world. The Marvel Cinematic Universe didn’t exist, we were still recovering from George Lucas’ <i>Star Wars</i> …

12 Daily Reminders We Need to Read Every Morning for the Rest of the Year

<i>Where you ultimately end up this year is dependent on your daily attitude and response.</i><p>This morning one of our course students, Monica—a recovering …

The best books I read in 2017

Books to better understand Trump, to defend yourself from information overload, to imagine the future.<p>On my podcast, I close each conversation by asking my guest to recommend three books. Here, at the end of 2017, I thought I’d answer my own question, or at least a variant of it.<p>I shifted my …

16 Tiny Habits That Might Just Change Your Life In 2018

H/T Reddit<p>"If you read for 30 minutes every day, that's 3.5 hours a week, which is enough to finish a book every two to four weeks. Depending on what you choose to read, that's 12 to 24 books completed in a year!" —a_tame_zergling<p>"I used to (and still do) have a problem with over-apologizing in …

Best iOS games of 2017

2017 has been one heck of a year for iOS gaming fans. From action-oriented arcade blasters to strategy games so deep they should come with a warning, just about every genre has been well represented.<p>Distilling hundreds of great titles down to a single shortlist isn’t easy, but we’ve done our best. …

Bob Corker Facing Ethics Questions? What a Surprise

The Tennessee senator's financial success has been one of Washington's open questions for years<p>So Tennessee Senator Bob Corker is in trouble now, …

Driving

14 short-run podcast series that are perfect for a travel weekend

Have a few hours to kill? More podcasts are taking the miniseries approach<p>Call them short-runs, call them mini-series: these 14 selected shows all opted to explore a single topic in depth for more than two episodes over the course of 2017. If you’re not ready to marathon listen to a whole …

Heavy Rotation: 10 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

Each month, we ask 10 DJs and music directors from public radio stations around the country to tell us about the songs they keep playing. This month's mix features several collaborations between well-known artists and up-and-coming stars.<p>Otis Jr. and a band of Louisville all-stars (including …

Leonardo da Vinci: The Biography by Walter Isaacson review – unparalleled creative genius

Flamboyant, illegitimate and self taught, he was unreliable and an unashamed self-publicist. He was also one of the most gifted and inventive men in history<p>In 1501, desperate for Leonardo to paint her portrait, the immensely rich Isabella d’Este employed a friar to act as go-between. The friar met …

Top 10 History Films of 2017

Behold, my list of best history films of 2017:<p><b>1. Detroit.</b> Based on the 1967 12th Street Riot, which was part of the larger “long hot summer of 1967,” …

South Korea

25 Books Everyone Should Read, According to TED Speakers

Whether you're looking for gift ideas or suggestions for your own reading, TED speakers have you covered.<p>Back in May just after the main TED event, the TED blog rounded up an incredible list of all the titles recommended from the stage this year. It was enough to fill up most people's to-read queue …

Science Has Just Uncovered the World's Easiest Hack for Faster Learning

Want a five to 15 percent boost in learning speed? Then make this dead simple change to your study habits.<p>We've all spent a minimum of a decade in formal education, so you'd think that in all that time, we'd have at least mastered the most basic principles of how to study efficiently. But study …

The 3-Minute Hack to Improve Your HIIT Performance

It might sound counterintuitive, but mindful meditation has been shown to improve your high-intensity interval training (HIIT) workouts<p>Meditation and high-intensity interval training (HIIT) might seem like polar opposites. After all, when you’re busting out burpees and dumbbell snatches, you’re not …

The best books of 2017, if you combine 21 “best books of 2017” lists

Best-books-of-the-year lists are a way for editors to promote the books they loved the most, but it’s easy to forget such lists are subjective. One way to get a view of what the industry thinks as a whole is to look at the lists in aggregate. That’s why we combined 21 of 2017’s best-books roundups …

Books

Learn John Lennon's Versatile Clawhammer Technique | TAB

0<p>SHARES<p>In our August 2014 issue, folk singer Donovan revealed how, during their famous trip to India in 1968, he taught John Lennon and Paul …

How to Hack the Five Pentatonic Scale Shapes

Learn how to use the five pentatonic box shapes in real-time soloing over a groove or song.<p>0<p>SHARES<p>Let’s face it: if your goal is to achieve Guitar …

NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2017's Great Reads

The Book Concierge is back and bigger than ever! Explore more than 350 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics.<p><b>Open the app now!</b>