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Hudson Mohawke Shares "Brainwave"

Hudson Mohawke: "Brainwave" (via SoundCloud)<p>Hudson Mohawke will release his <i>Chimes</i> EP on September 29. He's shared one of its songs, "Brainwave", which premiered yesterday on Benji B's BBC Radio 1 show. You can listen to it above. It follows the title track, which we got back in July.<p>Here's his …

7 Things You Can Do on Friday to Make Monday Awesome

Instead of just waiting for the workweek to end, use those last few hours and these tips to make next week start out fantastic.<p>Most people get excited that Friday is here, especially if the week has been hectic and packed. But often Fridays can seem like a waste (especially before holidays). Your …

The Internet's Own Boy review – an engaging and moving documentary

Mark Kermode, Observer film critic<p>First published on Sat 30 Aug 2014 19.05 EDT<p>This engagingly constructed (if somewhat hagiographic) documentary offers a very moving account of the life and death of "hacktivist" Aaron Swartz, who killed himself in January 2013 while facing jail time for downloading …

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Watching TV Together Is Good For Your Relationship

Well, that's what "the Companionator" says, anyway.<p><b>You know those times</b> you just want to sit around and watch TV, but your significant other hounds you to get off the couch? Well, here's some ammo for the next battle: it turns out that watching TV together may actually good for you. <i>Awww</i>.<p><i>The</i> …

Iconic Monuments Magnificently Photographed From Sunrise Till Sunset

The world's most iconic monuments and buildings often have two very different qualities, depending on which time of day you visit them.<p>You might …

Ray Bradbury on the Secret of Life, Work, and Love

<b>Ray Bradbury</b> (August 22, 1920–June 5, 2012) was not only one of the most celebrated writers of the past century and an invaluable source of practical advice on the craft, such as the creative benefits of list-making and the secret to a fruitful daily routine, but also a modern sage with a seemingly …

Fall Budget Challenge: 3 Financial Advisers Share Their Secrets

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>After a summer spent likely throwing a bit too much financial caution to the wind—all those al fresco dinners out!—chances are your budget may be in need of some TLC.<p>What’s that, you say? Autumn is eons away? Well, we’re here to tell you that fall is …

Flipboard for Neighborhood Activists, Issue Advocates, Political Junkies and Pols

Inside Flipboard / May 7, 2013<p>Flipboard 2.0 gives readers a new outlet for their creative potential and tools to express their views, passions and …