Mario Castagnino

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3 Ways to Connect With Entrepreneurs Online

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Forums aren't just for gamers and new parents anymore. Over the past decade, these meetings of online minds have become the perfect opportunity for networking, connecting with others in the same community, getting help and even sharing …

Entrepreneurship

A brief history of social media (the stuff you probably didn't already know) and 4 predictions of its future

Whenever I get asked what my favorite book is, I always reply The Pirates Dilemma.<p>The book tells the story of punk, disco, hip-hop, graffiti, and how modern technology has made the ideas and innovations of youth culture increasingly intimate and increasingly global at the same time.<p>Have you visited …

If You Want to Be More Productive, Stop Eating Lunch At Your Desk

If You Want to Be More Productive, Stop Eating Lunch At Your DeskBusinessman eating lunch at deskGetty ImagesIf you're one of the 39 percent of …

University of California

4 Habits of Incredibly Focused People

We're not made to sit 8 hours in front of a computer and work.<p><i>What are the best ways to increase concentration? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Sabine Staggl, co-founder of Noisli, on Quora:</b><p><b>1. Understand the why</b><br>First of all, start to understand the <i>why</i>. If you …

Time Management Secrets Anyone Can Use

Having trouble focusing on what you really need to do? You're not alone. According to a survey by Salary.com, the average worker admits to wasting 2.09 hours of each eight-hour workday, not including lunch or scheduled breaks. The Web is like the next-door neighbor who keeps asking us to play when …

6 Secret Habits to Boost Creativity While Traveling for Work

Business travel can be a boost, not a drain, if you cultivate any one of these 6 habits.<p>Traveling for work doesn't have to be a draining experience with back to back meetings. There are lots of opportunities to enhance your creativity. Recently I asked colleagues working in healthcare, fashion, PR …

'Steve Jobs' is pulled from some 2,000 U.S. theaters

It’s not looking good for "Steve Jobs," the Danny Boyle-directed biopic starring Michael Fassbender and based on the best-selling biography by Walter …

Box Office

Elecciones en Argentina: las razones detrás del inesperado revés del gobierno después de 12 años de kirchnerismo

Hace 24 horas la gran pregunta en Argentina era: ¿habrá segunda vuelta o ganará el domingo la presidencia Daniel Scioli?<p>Pero tras conocerse los resultados en la madrugada de este lunes, que mostraron una ajustadísima diferencia a favor del candidato del gobierno y un enorme crecimiento del opositor …

Overthinking could be driving creativity in people with neurotic disorders

People who suffer from neuroticism – a condition characterised by anxiety, fear and negative thoughts – are extremely tuned in to looking for threats. For that reason, you may expect them to perform well in jobs requiring vigilance: stunt pilots, aviators and bomb defusement. Yet, the evidence …

Psychology

Selling Shame: 40 Outrageous Vintage Ads Any Woman Would Find Offensive

One vintage ad warns women, “Don’t let them call you SKINNY!” while another promises that smoking cigarettes will keep one slender. If the task of …

I'm rooted but I flow.

10 Crazy Paradoxes That Will Blow Your Mind

A paradox is a premise that contradicts itself. It’s a situation that seems to defy logic by producing an inconsistency that goes against common …

Time Travel

11 Tips for Taking the Perfect Travel Shot on Instagram

"I always <b>take the shot with the phone in horizontal position.</b> The objective is to get the most part of the scenery in the original picture. I crop it …

The Steve Jobs Documentary Apple Doesn't Want You to See

Remember when Steve Jobs abandoned his daughter and refused to pay child support despite being worth millions of dollars?<p>Alex Gibney’s new …

100 Cameras Given To London's Homeless, This Is The Stunning Result

Since 2012, Cafe Art a UK based initiative has been giving the homeless free cameras to help them document and express themselves through the art of …

Research shows that these 7 hobbies will make you smarter

Scientists have now proven that we can actually <i>increase</i> our potential and enjoy ourselves in the process.<p>We now know that by learning new skills the brain creates new neural pathways that make it work faster and better.<p>Here is a list of seven hobbies that make you smarter and why.<p>Playing music …

Brainwaves

American Dreams: Philip K. Dick’s Pre-Acid Trip to Now

Well before he’d even touched LSD, the novelist /pharmaceutical visionary saw the potential of mind control for fun and profit in the The Three …

3 Lessons to Boost Your Creativity, Courtesy of Banksy

The creative place where every leader needs to take their team--right now.<p>Forget bland conference rooms or luxurious hotels and golf courses for your next team event. There is a new unique destination that is open for a limited time, and every creative leader should take their team there. Critical …

Banksy

How lucid dreaming can improve your creativity while you sleep

Imagine falling asleep and being able to pick up writing tips from Hemingway, hit tennis balls with Serena Williams, or pitch your startup to Peter Thiel knowing you can carry these very skills and experiences into waking life.<p>Imagine being able to fly, relax on a beach, or even calm your anxiety …

Don’t Be Apple

There is so much to admire about Apple. They make superb, beautiful products. Their amazing comeback story is unparalleled in corporate history. Steve Jobs has become something akin to a modern-day patron saint of the tech industry. Tim Cook is, rightly, enormously respected.<p>So why do I think they …

Stairs Revisited: Another 12 Modern Staircases

Architect Ammar Eloueini worked with architect Marc Fornes of THEVERYMANY™ to complete this Corian screen/handrial that spans the side of this wooden …

This Illustrator Adds Hilarious Cartoons To Strangers' Instagram Photos

Beware what you post on your Instagram account, you never know if Lucas Levitan is watching and waiting to give your photos a completely different …

Gisele Bundchen

La amada pesadilla de Christopher Nolan

¿Y quiénes son los <b>Hermanos Quay</b>? Son unos gemelos de Pensilvania llamados Stephen y Timothy Quay que residen en Londres. Desde los años 70, su …

Walter Tschinkel's Aluminum Casts of Ant Colonies Reveals Insect Architecture

This is pretty freaking amazing, and gives new meaning to the term "sacrifical casting." Retiree Walter R. Tschinkel is an entomologist and former …

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Kristen Stewart’s Sexual Revolution: ‘I’m Not Hiding’

The Twilight star spoke candidly about sexuality and our obsession with defining relationships. In doing so, she’s playing an important role in …