Ryan Westendorf

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MIT’s Not-So-Crazy Plan To Get Rid Of Stoplights

The intersection of the future has no stoplight—just a very, very intelligent algorithm.<p>The first stoplight was a complete disaster.<p>Installed in London in 1868, the gas-powered traffic signal exploded, killing the policeman who was responsible for operating it. In the 150 years since, the stoplight …

5 Delicious Ways to Upgrade Your Scrambled Eggs

Think beyond basic scrambled: try these delicious variations for simply better breakfasts.<p>Think beyond basic scrambled: try these delicious …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Trello Everything: 28 Ways to Maximize Your Work with the Visual Task Management Tool

Post-it Notes are just small pieces of paper, but they're incredibly flexible. You can jot down tasks, create a checklist, organize belongings, and …

Project Management

How Informants Fueled the FBI’s Decades-Long Hunt for Gay Americans

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was</i> …

How To Manage Your Time: 5 Secrets Backed By Research

It’s the problem we all face at the office: how to manage your time. You’re so overwhelmed with meetings and email that you always wonder if you’re …

Time Management

The Anti-To-Do List

I’ve gradually realized that my day is not occupied only by tasks from my to-do list. Often, there are lots of other tasks that deserve time in my …

5 Tricks for Productive Remote Work

In 2014, I became a full time remote worker.<p>This year, I’ve been lucky to work and travel in Paris, Malaga, Copenhagen, Casablanca, London, …

Read This Google Email About Time Management Strategy

A Google employee teaches his colleagues how to block out interruptions and set aside “make time.”<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here.</i><p>I recently wrote an email to our team that posed a simple challenge in time management. The response …

Bacon and Egg Muffin Cups

New post. Mommy Moment is owned by Jody Arsenault, from Manitoba, Canada.Mornings can be quite hectic. Getting breakfast made, packing lunches and …

Breakfast

Skip Takeout and Cook Up This Easy, Quick Noodle Dinner Instead

For some, the kitchen can seem pretty intimidating: There are thing-a-ma-bobs and whatcha-ma-call-its and don’t even get us started on that mixture-blender-thing ;) And although you may be afraid to try anything new because you are still trying to figure out how to properly cook a grilled cheese …

grilled cheese

17 Halloween Decor Ideas for a Spooky Office or Cubicle

All work and no spook makes Halloween a very sad day indeed. Don’t let those fluorescent lights and blah cubicles dim your enthusiasm for the holiday. Whether you’re looking to add a few subtle desk accessories or your boss is okay with you covering the entire office in faux cobwebs, Halloween is …

Want to Work From Home? You Need These 3 Things

Source: iStock<p>The rise in technology has allowed you to get work done from almost anywhere. You can check your emails while you’re on vacation, even …

8 Essential Tips for More Interesting City Shots

Shooting in urban environments is both fun and challenging: you are presented with the opportunity to engage in a wide range of photographic styles — …

Adobe Announces Major Updates to its Entire Photoshop and Lightroom Product Line

Last week I had the privilege of meeting with some of the top 3D artists in the world and it blew me away to learn about the attention to detail they …

Tutorials

Phone companies ditching copper wires will have to follow the rules

The age of the copper land-line is nearing its end, but traditional phone lines aren't going quietly: new rules from the FCC now require service providers notify customers of the impending removal and drawbacks of switching to a VOIP line <i>three months</i> before killing a copper network. It sounds like …

Life Of Dillon - Overload (The Chainsmokers Remix)

Teen suicide rates are bleak. School-based clinics help those in crisis

One in 25 teens attempt suicide and one in eight think about doing so. Yet teens are especially ill-served by mental health services<p>At the inner-city school-based health center (SBHC) where I interned in 2013-2014, we couldn’t always prevent tragedy in the lives of our students. Every week, some …

Mental Health