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Carrie Mae Weems on Her Favorite Books

<i>The following is excerpted from</i> Unpacking My Library: Artists and Their Books, <i>a collection of interviews with contemporary artists about their personal libraries, to be published by Yale University Press in November.</i><p>INTERVIEWER<p>Your photographic work incorporates family stories, autobiography, …

Books

10 intelligent house floor plans to inspire!

Before anyone starts building a house or renovating an apartment, the first thing to tackle is always a floor plan, or a drawing/computerized image …

Cómo fotografiar un eclipse solar: consejos, trucos y material necesario

El próximo lunes 21 de agosto, como posiblemente ya sepas, se producirá un eclipse solar total, un fenómeno de esos que <b>no se puede ver todos los días</b> …

The best free antivirus tools for Windows and Mac

It’s fair to say that an antivirus should be one of the first software you install on your computer. If you’re running Windows, the built-in Defender …

Malware

Local businesses can now feature content directly in Google search results

The ‘Posts on Google’ feature is expanding<p>Last year, Google opened up a program called “Posts on Google,” which let big companies and celebrities feature content in a carousel in search results. And today, Google is opening that up to local businesses, allowing them to directly inject things like …

Pictoplasma Face-Off reta a los artistas emergentes a afilar su creatividad a través de un ‘selfie’ artístico

<b>Para reflexionar sobre la actual locura por el selfie con filtros y cambios de caras, Pictoplasma ha encargado a doce artistas que creen sus propios</b> …

8 Important iOS Security Settings Every iPhone Owner Should Know

Apple’s mobile devices are among the most secure that money can buy. Indeed, the company behind the iPhone places a great importance on the concept …

How to Get Your First 10,000 Followers on Instagram (a Real Story and Strategy)

Instagram now has more than 700 million members. Your customers and referral partners are there. Here's how to turn those casual browsers into followers and business.<p>I started like everybody else on Instagram: with no followers. In the brief span of just 50 weeks, I accumulated more than 14,000 …

Social Media

How a Little-Known Texas Advertising Firm Helped Donald Trump Win the Presidency

This is a story of a completely unconventional campaign, using unconventional strategies. It even had an unconventional endgame in mind, where an election defeat would still translate into a win.<p><i>What advertising agency did Donald Trump use for his Presidential campaign? originally appeared on Quora</i> …

Donald Trump

Want to Be Emotionally Resilient? Science Says Do This

Anyone can do it and it doesn't cost a thing.<p>Do you worry a lot? Sometimes over things you absolutely can't control, so that worrying about them serves no practical purpose? Do you think you worry too much? Do you worry that all this worrying may not be good for you?<p>Most of us do at least some of …

Research

5 Tips to Improve Your Personal Brand on Instagram

Build a following around your passion with these tactics.<p>Instagram is a great platform for creating deeper relationships with your customers, connecting with like-minded creators, and creating a dynamic visual feed. But doing it well can be a challenge.<p>To help discover some of the secrets to …

Social Media

7 muebles de televisión que puedes copiar si tu piso es pequeño

Cada vez más las casas y apartamentos suelen ser pequeños y además, antes un televisor era sólo un televisor, pero ahora la televisión se ha …

12 maneras de llenar tu casa de buenas energías fácilmente

Ahora que la primavera ha entrado de lleno en nuestras vidas, todos estamos como más animados, tenemos más ganas de pasar tiempo fuera de casa, de …

How to Leave a Memorable Impression on Everyone You Meet

Want to leave a lasting impression on everyone you meet? Implement these habits to be instantly more memorable.<p><i>"Oh, we've actually met several times before!"</i><p>We can all agree -- that's perhaps one of the most cringe-worthy ways to begin a conversation with someone. Not only is it clear that you …

Public Speaking

Cs pide a los independentistas que "se den por vencidos"

9 Ideas Para Destacar En Tu Próxima BBC

Hace unas semanas he tenido el placer de <b>asistir a la Primera Comunión de dos de mis sobrinos</b>: Marta y Miguel. Gracias por invitarnos, chicos. Lo …

Manipula tu cerebro para que puedas recordar casi todo

Cualquier persona puede usar las mismas técnicas que usan los "atletas de la memoria" para mejorar la memoria y reprogramar su cerebro.<p>El Campeón …

5 entretenidas búsquedas de huevos de pascua en la arquitectura gótica

5 entretenidas búsquedas de huevos de pascua en la arquitectura gótica<p><i>Este artículo fue publicado originalmente en Atlas Obscura como "Cinco</i> …

Herzog & de Meuron presenta conjunto residencial de lujo en Miami

Herzog & de Meuron presenta conjunto residencial de lujo en Miami<p>La oficina Herzog & de Meuron ha presentado imágenes de su nuevo proyecto …

Guía de Diseño Arquitectónico Aymara para edificios y espacios públicos

Guía de Diseño Arquitectónico Aymara para edificios y espacios públicos<p>La actualización de la Guía de Diseño Arquitectónico Aymara surge como una …

7 Life Skills Everyone Should Learn (and 13 Books That Teach Them)

Just reaching your 20s does not make you an adult. Learning these skills does.<p>Take it from a former Stanford dean who's dealt with more than her fair share of bright-but-bumbling 20-somethings: Just reaching a particular birthday does not make you an adult.<p>"I was seeing more and more [students] who …

Parenting

Triunfo y percance en la Plaza México

Fabián Barba se alzó como el triunfador de la tercera corrida de la Feria de la Cuaresma en la plaza México luego de cortar una oreja.leer más

Get Smarter in 2017. Here Are 5 Places to Educate Yourself Online (for Free)

Knowledge is power.<p>What do you want to learn more about this year? Nanotechnology? Virtual reality? Bitcoin? How to protect democracy?<p>According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And …

Albert Einstein

5 Effective Ways to Change Your Behavior And Improve Your Life

But I'll be honest, it will take some courage.<p>Lets be honest: Change Is hard. And sometimes we set goals that we can't meet. Stuff happens. Most of the time, however, it's "stuff" that we have full control over.<p>If you're stuck and looking to change up your strategy to set better goals and be more …

Procrastination

Trucos para copiar los datos de un móvil viejo a un móvil nuevo

En el vídeo de hoy os mostramos algunos trucos que podéis usar para pasar los datos de un móvil antiguo al que acabáis de ganar en Navidad.<p>En él …

Fortune's Favorite Books of 2016

<i>Fortune</i> staffers picked the best books they read in 2016. Most are business-related, a few are decidedly not. All of them, though, would fit right in …

5 Tips That Will Help You Negotiate on Just About Anything

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i></i> …

10 Learnings from 10 Years of Brain Pickings, Animated

“Allow yourself the uncomfortable luxury of changing your mind.”<p>When <i>Brain Pickings</i> turned ten, I looked back on my ten most significant learnings from this decade of reading, writing, and living. I remain immensely grateful for the warm and wonderful notes of appreciation I received in response to …

The Science of Stress and How Our Emotions Affect Our Susceptibility to Burnout and Disease

How your memories impact your immune system, why moving is one of the most stressful life-events, and what your parents have to do with your predisposition to PTSD.<p>I had lived thirty good years before enduring my first food poisoning — odds quite fortunate in the grand scheme of things, but …

8 Ways to Manage a Crazy Workload

<i>The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s</i> …