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The Supply Chain Economy and the Future of Good Jobs in America

The U.S. supply chain is generally recognized as an integral part of the American economy. From Intel’s semiconductors to Microsoft’s enterprise software, the supply chain builds the goods and services that businesses need. But for all of its importance, no one has identified what industries …

Wonderfully Whimsical Kinetic Wooden Automata That Come Alive With the Simple Turn of a Handle

Japanese woodworker Kazuaki Harada, creates wonderfully whimsical kinetic wooden toys that come to life to perform a single purpose with the simple …

Art

He Predicted The 2016 Fake News Crisis. Now He's Worried About An Information Apocalypse.

“What happens when anyone can make it appear as if anything has happened, regardless of whether or not it did?" technologist Aviv Ovadya warns.

Artificial Intelligence

10 Toxic People You Should Avoid Like The Plague

Quit trying to beat them at their own game.<p>Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons.<p>As important as it is to learn how to deal with …

Facebook 'City Guides' Will Help You Plan Your Next Trip Thanks to Recommendations From Friends

After a period of testing earlier in the year, Facebook recently began rolling out a new tourism feature called "City Guides" to its iOS app for a number of users (via <i>The Next Web</i>). Located in the Explore tab of the app -- similar to the recently expanded Weather feature -- City Guides presents …

5 iPhone navigation apps better than Apple Maps

Apple Maps is good, but these apps might be better.<p>Apple's built-in navigation app may be popular (possibly because it's, well, pre-installed on every iPhone), but it might not be the <i>best</i> navigation app for you. Luckily, you have plenty of options for your mobile navigation needs, from general …

Apps

How to Shoot Street Portraits With Permission

If there is one genre of street photography I specialize in, it is street portraiture. I love talking with my subjects, engaging with them, and …

Street Photography

A Modern-Day Cubist Examines Warped Beauty in His Murals

Muralist deconstructs the human visage with street-wise surrealism.<p>A graffiti artist decorates the surfaces of walls with surreal portraits of human faces, broken down and emphasized in abstract shapes. Each surreal piece blends sharp lines against lively, expressive eyes staring from creamy …

These Are The Colors Everyone Is Talking About In 2018

There's a new minimalist color palette in town, and it doesn't involve grey.<p>While 2017 was all about tropical green, warm neutrals, and sophisticated camel accents, color palettes took an edgier turn this year. Think fiery reds, metallics, and, of course, a lot of Ultra Violet — the Pantone color …

Home Decorating

The secret parks and waterfalls of New York City

Luckily, there are plenty of hidden parks scattered throughout New York City that can offer a quiet place to escape from the noise and heat of the city.<p>Whether it's a shady spot to cool off or a huge waterfall that is actually able to drown out the constant car horns, these parks have plenty to …

25 Eye-Popping Examples Of Maximalist Interior Design

Maximalist interior design embraces bold colours, layered patterns, and artful clutter to create charmingly madcap spaces straight from Alice In …

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Is Holacracy finally dead?

For the past two years, Silicon Valley has been buzzing about a trendy, innovative system of management called Holacracy. Holacracy’s central tenet is that letting employees make their own decisions leads to better results. With high-profile acolytes like Zappos and Medium, Holacracy seemed like …

Management

Meet the artist who worked for Kanye and Warhol - CNN Style

Written by Janelle Zara, CNNLos Angeles<p>Considered one of America's most influential contemporary artists working today, George Condo's career spans three illustrious decades. From his early days as a punk guitarist, to a stint working for Andy Warhol in 1981 and his collaboration with Kanye West …

Disorienting Landscape Manipulations by Laurent Rosset

A basic landscape or cityscape photograph is just the beginning for Italian photo manipulation artist and architect Laurent Rosset. It’s once he has …

Photo Manipulation