Lina Al-Monif

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Clever ‘Double-faced’ Portraits Use Simple Drawings to Distort Perception

<i>Double-faced</i> is as fascinating as it is disconcerting, a juxtaposition of curiosity and unease in each strange portrait. Originally attempting to …

Salesforce.com's President Explains How It Wins Big Customers And Learns From Startups

Salesforce.com hosted its Connections conference in New York City last week to debut improvements to its marketing cloud and Wave applications product. Forbes ventured into the bowels of the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center to speak with Salesforce president Keith Block about the announcements and …

5 Reasons Creative Geniuses Like Einstein, Twain and Zuckerberg Had Messy Desks – And Why You Should Too

<i>On the day Einstein died, Time photographer Ralph Morse eschewed the crowds of reporters and other photojournalists gathered at Princeton Hospital,</i> …

People laughed at this entrepreneur's idea — now it's a $500 million business, thanks to his mom

Who, then, would dream of competing with the mainstay of positive gestures and sentiments?<p>At least that's what experts asked Tariq Farid, then a flower shop owner, when he pitched them the idea behind Edible Arrangements in 1999.<p>Farid, who had begun toying with flower-shaped cutters and pineapple …

How People Described The Internet In The 1990s is Hilarious

In the 1990s, the internet was a hard-to-explain concept to people. Even though it’s commonplace now, the idea of electronic mail and being able to surf endless amounts of information without using an encyclopedia was quite foreign.<p>Many books, videos and images were created to help explain the …

INSIGHT: Why Marketing Analytics is Big Data’s “under-hyped” topic

“Like many technical topics in the “big data” realm, marketing analytics is very exciting for insiders, but for most people it probably sounds like …