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GEOMETRIC LIGHT SCULPTURES BY JAMES NIZAM

by Ariadna Zierold<p>James Nizam produces subtle, geometric light installations with programmable lighting elements and mirrors, the resulting pieces …

Four tips to give your app that material design look

This is from material.cmiscm.com<p>Material design has been around for a while now and is showing no signs of losing its popularity with more and more apps putting the design language to good use. So if you want to give an existing app a little more spit and polish and maybe help it grab some …

UI Design

This infographic shows which jobs are most likely to become extinct due to robots

In last week's Chart of the Week, we noted that 1.3 million industrial robots would be installed between 2015 and 2018, and this would more than double the stock of active robots around the world.<p>While many of those robots will be used in the automotive and electronics sectors, there are many other …

The Future

8 Dos and Don’ts Of Creating Pixel Icons In Illustrator

Chennai-based UI/UX Designer M.A. Kather has created an eight-point visual guide that covers some basic dos and don’ts of creating pixel icons in …

Graphics

What are the 100 best nonfiction books of all time?

Robert McCrum launches the Observer’s definitive 100 works of nonfiction – key texts in English that have shaped our literary culture and made us who we are<p>What should make the list? Have your say here The 100 best novels written in English: the full list<p>Another book list? Yes and no. When we …

What Are the Three Ways to Train Your Brain to Be Happy?

You can train your mind to be unhappy and you can train it to be happy.<p>Training your mind to look for errors and problems (as happens in careers like …

Google just published a free, three-month course on deep learning

Get ready to do some deep dreaming of your own<p>Google wants to teach you deep learning — if you're ready that is. The tech giant has launched a free course explaining the machine learning technique that underpins so many of its services. (Google uses deep learning for everything from speech …

Los exorcistas tienen los días contados

El sacerdote demonólogo José Antonio Fortea asegura que se viven los últimos tiempos del exorcismo, una práctica criticada tanto fuera como dentro de …

Las guerras más cortas de la historia

No todas las guerras se extienden por años y años hasta una derrota costosa. Hay unas cuantas que no duraron ni el cuarto de un año. Veamos cuáles …

Quentin Tarantino, sus 12 películas favoritas de todos los tiempos

El sacrificio del ciervo... <br>Reseña: En un tono macabro e inquietante, y a partir de la alegoría del crimen y el castigo, Yorgos Lanthimos confecciona …

Cine y Arquitectura: las locaciones de "La Naranja Mecánica", en la actualidad

Cine y Arquitectura: las locaciones de "La Naranja Mecánica", en la actualidad<p>Hace un tiempo les presentamos un artículo en profundidad sobre "La …

18 'storyboards' clásicos - CINEMANÍA

A lo mejor no os habéis dado cuenta todavía, lectores, así que insistimos en ello: en <b>CINEMANÍA</b> tenemos una afición muy considerable por buscar y …

10 películas de terror tan malas que no creerás lo buenas que son

Hay películas que han pasado a la historia, pero no por su calidad, sino por terriblemente malas. Si eres fanático de las películas de Robert …

Las 20 mejores secuencias en Slow Motion en la historia del cine

Amat Escalante (La región... <br>Entrevista: Amat Escalante ganó el premio a Mejor Director en Venecia (2016).<p>Llámame por tu nombre <br>Reseña: El primer …

Cómo acceder a las subcategorías secretas en el catálogo Netflix

Netflix tiene todo un mundo oculto de subgéneros muy específicos que te pueden ayudar a encontrar exactamente el programa o película que quieres.<p>Luego de ver las penurias y excesos del equipo de fútbol más egregio de Nuevo Toledo, México, en la serie original de Netflix <i>Club de Cuervos</i>, tal vez te …

7 ways to get fit without leaving your home

Each January, millions of people make goals to live healthier and get in shape. But trying to hit the gym each day can feel like more effort than it’s worth, especially when it’s freezing cold outside, you’re worried about how you look in those workout clothes, and the price of a monthly membership …

Cardiovascular System

12 Mind Tricks That Make You Likable and Help You Get Ahead

Dr. Travis Bradberry shows you how to use the brain's natural quirks to your advantage.<p>When you're working hard and doing all you can to achieve your goals, anything that can give you an edge is powerful and will streamline your path to success.<p>Mind tricks won't make you a Jedi, but using the …

Learn any of these 16 programming languages and you'll always have a job

There are thousands of programming languages, but some are far more popular than others.<p>When a company goes out to find new programming talent, they're looking for people familiar with the languages and systems they already use — even as new languages like Apple Swift start to make a splash.<p>Here …

Artists

4 clues your design neglects the user (and how to fix it)

During my first full-time UX design job, I remember a lot of the conversations within our UX team would go something like this:<p><i>“The user wouldn’t really think this way…”</i>• <i><br>“The user would probably do this…”</i>• <i><br>“The user will get confused here…”</i><p>Throughout our discussions and design presentations, the …

The Artsy Apps That Justify Spending Time On Your Phone

These are the apps that let you paint, draw and animate wherever you are.<p>I'm the kind of person who doesn't like playing games on their iPhone. I'm not much for Candy Crush or Angry Birds or Words with Friends, and I don't play Solitaire. I know there are more sophisticated games out there too, …

You Need To Visit These 20 Websites If You Want To Learn New Skills

Are you still trying to think of a clever goal to work toward this year? How about challenging yourself to learn a new skill? Or even better, several!<p>…

Nonprofits

Our Hangover Smoothie Will Literally Save Your Life

You'll want to pause Netflix for this.<p>Hangovers are the worst. I'm a baby when I get one—which seems to be more and more common the older I get!—and prefer to spend the day on my couch in fetal position with a nostalgic movie like <i>Beetlejuice</i> on in the background. It's a sad, sad day until my …

Prenatal Development

10 Web design trends you can expect to see in 2016

Design trends often span several years (even decades for some types of design), but Web design is a quickly moving and changing industry where trends come and go quite often.<p>We’re still working with some of those trends now: responsive web design, flat design, performance and speed, and perfecting …

UI Design

A Japanese lifestyle guru explains how to organize your home once — and then never again

Marie Kondo is the queen of organization. Her book, "The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing," reveals her instructions for organizing your space in one sitting, and then never having to do it again.<p>Her methods have garnered a significant social media …

Marie Kondo

Woman Posts Naked Yoga Photos To Instagram To Inspire Body Confidence In Others

While most of us mere mortals are struggling to perfect our balancing yoga poses or falling over in crow posture, there are other yogis who make the …

7 Apps That Are Basically a Personal Trainer on Your Phone

Thanks to delicious holiday recipes, this time of the year is often marked by lots of good eating. Gingerbread cookies by the dozen, turkey, hot chocolate with homemade marshmallows, eggnog, pumpkin pies and lots and lots of champagne in pretty glasses. Throw in a heap of Netflix and chillin’ (like …

Apps

7 'healthy' foods that really aren't

Eating well isn’t always easy, especially when it’s time to separate fact from fiction on food labels at the grocery store.<p>Food packaging in grocery stores frequently includes the words “gluten-free” or “natural,” signaling that what’s inside is healthy. But do these buzzwords really mean a food is …

Nutrition

These are the coding skills you need to have if you want to build your own websites

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Mclek, ShutterStock With sites like Wordpress, SquareSpace, and Wix available to the public, it's never been easier to create and host …

Web Design

Astronomers have spotted something in space that looks like it could have been made by aliens

"Aliens should always be the very last hypothesis you consider, but this looked like something you would expect an alien civilisation to build," Jason Wright, an astronomer from Penn State University in the US, told The Atlantic.<p>The star, KIC 8462852, is located about 1,500 light-years away between …

Universe

5 Ways to Increase Your Learning Agility

<b>Learning agile people can process new information and situations faster than others and adjust on the fly to changing conditions. Hiring these</b> …

Project Management