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Canadian Wildfire Drives Up Global Oil Prices

A massive wildfire near Fort McMurray in Alberta, Canada, that has grown to five times its initial size has spread south, forcing more evacuations on …

Babies Sleep in Boxes in Finland: Finnish Baby Boxes

In <i>The Best Christmas Pageant Ever</i>, one of the infant Herdman children sleeps in a dresser drawer. In Finland, almost every newborn baby goes to sleep …

Julian Germain photographed classrooms in 19 countries all over the world

"We are responsible for the world they’re growing up in," says Julian Germain of the many children he photographed in schools in vastly different …

County Durham

Oracle brings the real world’s data to its Marketing Cloud

Oracle’s new ID Graph for its Marketing Cloud, announced yesterday, is helping to bring in the offline data from its recent Datalogix purchase.<p>The goal is to come closer to solving the digital marketer’s dilemma of identifying the same, anonymous user as she moves between devices and between …

Color Grading: Exploration, Temperature and Contrast

Colorists tend to approach the task of correction and grading through multiple passes. When mixing light, I start with the <b>more surgical aspects of</b> …

Want to Be More Creative? Get Used to Embarrassing Yourself

You can improve your creative skills with practice. Here are the two most important habits to adopt.<p>Old myths die hard.<p>And in the hero-worship world of entrepreneurial storytelling, one of those myths is the legend of the lone genius. Not an hour goes by, it seems, without a new encomium devoted to …

Creativity

Snapshots: Saint Étienne's urban doodler with a sense of humour

The street artist known as Oak Oak uses the urban elements of his home town of Saint-Étienne, an old industrial town in France, to create humorous, site-specific art. “What I like about street art is that you can find somewhere to draw anywhere and it is a surprise for the people who find it,” he …

Art

Agree.com Helps Take the Pain Out of Photography Contracts

Nothing seems to be a more tedious task than the need to fill out paperwork. Especially if the paperwork has to be sent back and forth between you …

Blockchain

Little Space, Big Colors: 10 Colorful Small Homes

Our Small Cool homeowners may be living in little spaces, but they've never shied away from big colors. As we enjoy the entries from Small Cool 2015, …

8 Stealth Interview Questions That Reveal True Character

Finding a real star requires going beyond "Tell me about yourself." Here are the questions that will tell you what you really want to know.<p>If you want to hire a great candidate, you'd better ask the right questions. And sometimes, the questions that tell you the most about a person are the ones …

Employment

18 Things You Should Know About Sleep, According To A Sleep Doctor

"The brain craves routine for good sleep."<p>For more on this topic, feel free to browse the Reddit thread or check out Dr. Verma's blog PeerWell.

Sensor Gel Stick: Safely Clean Your Sensor Like They Do at the Service Center

Sensor cleaning, especially if you’ve never tried to do it yourself, is a scary prospect. Sure, taking off your lens and using a rocket blower isn’t …

Sites with Royalty Free Images for Your Blog

This article was originally published on SmokingDesigners Website - Sites with Royalty Free Images for Your Blog and it was Written By Evan Varsamis.

How Smule’s Jeff Smith Got A Ph.D. While Running A Startup

You hear about graduate students who drop out to found startups, but I guess that would be too easy for Jeff Smith. He co-founded and serves as CEO at Smule, the startup behind social music apps like Ocarina and Magic Piano. At the same time, he recently received a Ph.D. in computer-based music …

The 40 Must-Have Android Apps for the Power User

For the longest time, Android was an operating system that eschewed visual flair in favour of giving flexibility and power to the user, and since third party developers took their cues from the OS itself, their apps tended to be complex and unabashedly ugly.<p>Somewhere along the way, right around the …

Learn to Read Your Camera Lens

Pretty Presets and Mom & Camera have put together another simple tip sheet about understanding camera lenses so you can get the most out of …

The “Breaking Bad” school

THERE are obvious reasons for watching “Breaking Bad”: for once the Hollywood hype surrounding the television series is justified. But there is also …

At first glance, the façade of this derelict 19th-century property in Margate, Kent appears to have slipped off, leaving part of the top floor exposed. It is, however, an illusion created by Hackney-based artist Alex Chinneck developed as part of a year-long public art exhibition. More here: http://fw.to/WJz7jJD Photo: Alex Chinneck/PA

Apple isn't dead yet – iPhone 5S and iOS7 have a secret weapon

When Steve Jobs was still with us, many commentators – yours truly included – used to complain about the "reality distortion field" that surrounded Apple's charismatic leader. Those in attendance when Jobs launched the devices and services (iPod, iTunes, OS X, iMac, MacBook, iPhone and iPad) that …

Metronic – Responsive Admin Dashboard Template by Keenthemes

Metronic – Dashboard Template.<p><b>Metronic</b> is a professional admin and frontend dashboard template, which is based on the Twitter Bootstrap Framework. …

Articles about reading-time on Dwell.com - Dwell

From picture books for pint-size readers to more involved, didactic tomes that parents can read to their kids, break out these...<p>Looking for a little light literature to while away the hours? We suggest a quartet of (fictional) titles for the design minded.<p>A Welsh design competition yields pop-up …

Mynd: A Free Scheduling App That Is Way More Than A Calendar

Mynd breaks down your day into people, places, tasks, and locations.<p>Several months back, we looked at an iOS app called NeverLate. It wasn’t as beautiful as most calendars, but it was incredibly smart, with the ability to pull off stunts like checking the traffic and alerting you if you should …

Apps

Free Icon Set (Photoshop, Illustrator, Webfont) by Amit Jakhu

Free Simple Icons.<p>This icon set was originally created by Amit Jakhu for his personal use. It’s very generous of him that he now releases the …

X leg Office Desk

A reader suggested I take my X leg bench design make an office desk. I thought that was a great idea! With this X leg Office Desk plan you can build …

FOLLOW for more pictures | MenStyle1- Men's Style Blog

FOLLOW for more pictures<p>Tags :<p>thexavierproject reblogged this from bring-me-giants<br>• bring-me-giants reblogged this from …