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How to capture the aura of a person on camera

Mick Rock – ‘The Man Who Shot The Seventies’ – explains how to access the other-worldly, electromagnetic charisma of your subject<p>Type Mick Rock’s name into Google and you’re reliably informed that he’s ‘The Man Who Shot The Seventies’. While it makes a fine case for nominative determinism, looking …

Music

Is This the Woman Who Will Save Uber?

A little over a year before Bozoma Saint John became the first chief brand officer at Uber, the transportation company’s best hope to rehabilitate its tarnished image, she hailed a ride from the Four Seasons hotel in Austin, Tex., to a nearby business dinner. What pulled up was a wreck.<p>“Hey, …

Iggy Pop

The return of Memphis: how the 80s design staple found a new audience

Once derided, the design style that specialized in squiggles and DayGlo colors is the subject of a new series of exhibitions shedding light on a loved, loathed and often misunderstood movement<p>The Memphis Group’s design style is unmistakable. The output of the short-lived, divisive design …

Art

These Art Installations By Puma Are Probably The Coolest Thing Anyone’s Ever Done With Shoe Laces!

An artist's mind is ever expanding and their art comes to us in many shapes and forms. From the centuries old Easter islands on the Pacific shores to …

Shoes

200+ Posters From the Golden Age of Graphic Design Are Now Free to Download

Today, more and more cultural institutions have started to offer free art resources to the public through online archives. From high-quality reproductions of antique photographs to museum-approved art books, these complimentary materials promote and exhibit the endless possibilities of Internet …

Graphic Design

Bad Leadership 101: Toronto Man Builds Stairway for $550 Instead of $65,000 and the City Blocks It

Adi Astl's stairs made things much safer. That wasn't good enough for city government.<p>What should you do when someone thinks outside the box, ignores the rules, and solves a pressing problem for $64,450 less than expected? However you respond, don't do what the City of Toronto just did.<p>Tom Riley …

Leadership

California’s electrical grid can’t handle all the solar energy the state is producing

In California, solar power is booming: The state leads the nation in solar production, and for a brief period on March 11, California pulled nearly 40 percent of its electricity from the sun.<p>But the state’s solar boom isn’t all sunshine, as the Los Angeles Times energy reporter, Ivan Penn, laid out …

Energy

Here's Why Heirloom Tomatoes Are Worth The Extra Money

This is one case when a higher price really does mean higher quality.<p>Tomato season is upon us and that means we’re about to see our favorite fruit in a whole plethora of shades, shapes and sizes. <b></b>Sure, these days you can find tomatoes at the grocery store year round. But those perfectly round, …

Gardening

image enhancement conversions

the conversions<p>Nitro Contrast offers a collection of image enhancement effects (conversions) which are specifically designed to improve your files' …

Web Design

Artificial Sweeteners Are Linked to Weight Gain: Study

Artificial sweeteners might seem like a low- or no-calorie way to enjoy sweet food and not gain weight. But a new study links them to the opposite.<p>In …

Sugar

The Organizational Tactics, Work Habits and Routines of the Most Successful People (Infographic)

Take a look at how some of the most successful people set up their workspace.<p>How your workspace is set up can help or hinder your productivity. So what makes for a great workspace?<p>For inspiration, see how people such as Elon Musk and Oprah Winfrey organize their desks and surroundings. Of course, …

Productivity

Photos Highlight How Different 100 Calories Looks in Servings of Healthy Foods

There's something satisfying about simple math to effect order from disorder. This photo series is the perfect example: in 23 shots, Food Network has provided a visual guide to 100-calorie servings of a variety of healthy food, loosely assembled on a well-lit marble counter-top.<p>If you're counting …

Eating

Abandon clean coal, or keep trying?

Regarding the July 10 Style article “Coal’s flame still burns”:<p>One hundred years ago, my parents left their native Russia, traveled 4,000 miles and arrived at Ellis Island without an education, money, friends or knowledge of the English language or their new country’s culture. They survived and, …

Energy

Camille Walala’s colorful new exhibition is a Memphis design rabbit hole

It’s the latest by artist and designer Camille Walala<p>Memphis design is having a(nother) moment, with a new retrospective of the work of Ettore Sottsass being mounted at New York’s Met Breuer next week and Memphis designs taking Milan by storm at last April’s Fuorisalone.<p>Now comes this fun …

Design

This Is How To Write A Follow-Up Email That’s Not Annoying

It’s always better to assume that whoever you’re emailing has more important things to do than reply to your message.<p>As a journalist who frequently reviews and edits submissions, I often find myself switching between writing and reading follow-up emails. And if there’s anything that being on the …

Etiquette

Data Centers Move Toward Sustainability With or Without Federal Leadership

Facebook and other tech giants are committed to 100 percent renewable energy<p>Facebook’s data center in Altoona, Iowa sits adjacent to a Flying J truck …

Renewable Energy

Former President Jimmy Carter Just Made a Solar Farm to Power Half His City

Steady Solar Supporter<p>In 1979, in the throes of the U.S. energy crisis, then President Jimmy Carter addressed the nation as he installed 32 solar …

Renewable Energy

Target Debuts An All-Gender Product Line For Kids

Toca Boca, the maker of popular digital toys for kids, is making its debut in physical products with a lifestyle line for Target.<p>One of the pieces in Toca Boca’s lively new line of kids’ clothes—debuting in 1,700 Target stores nationwide later this month—is a coral-colored T-shirt of a mean-mugging …

Kids

Wall Street Sours on $9 Billion Mechanism for Green Projects - Bloomberg

Wall Street investors have gone cold on one of the main mechanisms banks invented to fund the green-energy revolution.<p>The business structure, known …

Renewable Energy

These 13 words and 10 tips will help salespeople close more deals faster

They say selling is more art than science, but there's definitely some skill involved.<p>And according to marketing-software maker HubSpot, there are certain words salespeople should use to boost their chances of closing more deals, and, beyond that, there are certain characteristics common to top …

Wolf of Wall Street

How A Food Waste App Accidentally Became A Lifeline For Those Struggling To Feed Their Families

An app designed to tackle food waste has proven to be an accidental lifeline for people who are struggling to afford to feed themselves.<p>Since seven …

Food Waste

These sticker codes can tell you a lot about your fruits and vegetables

You have probably picked up a fruit or vegetable at the supermarket and wondered what the code on the little stickers mean. These sticker codes carry a lot of useful information about the product.<p>Apart from telling the cashier how much the product costs, they distinguish products that were produced …

Food

These Are the 10 Best Places to Work - And They're Hiring Like Crazy

Get your resumes ready.<p>There’s a common thread running through Indeed’s latest list of the best places to work.<p>The annual ranking, which nods to big …

Santa Clara

I just read a great book on accomplishing more by doing less — here are my 5 best takeaways

How do some people achieve extraordinary levels of success when pursuing their passions while others chase their dreams but never reach any finish lines?<p>The secret, according to entrepreneur and bestselling author Gary Keller, is that they have one thing — a visionary goal for their lives — that …

Self-improvement

Foods you should always eat together to get the most health benefits

Many healthy greens and vegetables are packed with nutrition, but you might not be getting as many benefits out of them as you think. Want a nutrient boost? Certain vitamins in different foods can work together in your body to help you get the most nutrition out of your meal. This video shows some …

Healthy Eating

3 Reasons You Should Try 'Google For Jobs' (Even If You Aren't Looking For Work)

Google's new job search tool has some important career benefits.<p>This week, Google launched a new product, "Google for Jobs," in an effort to make job search easier. Essentially, Google's powerful indexing algorithms and location tracking are being leveraged to help job seekers find jobs close them. …

After Giving 1,000 Interviews, I Found the 4 Questions That Actually Matter

Hiring for culture fit can seem like a mystery, but these 4 interview questions will help you get it right every time.<p>If there's one thing that keeps every founder up at night, it's hiring. Hiring the best talent is a massive and never ending challenge. It's hard to hire your first employee, it's …

Employment

Why Everything Brands Say About Gen Z Is Wrong

Marketers need to look closer at the differences between this generation and millennials to find insights with significant meaning.<p>As the millennial marketing craze reaches saturation, a new obsession is making the rounds among brand marketers: Gen Z. Roughly defined as anyone currently 12 to 20 …

Millennials

Urban Mining Company Selects San Marcos for Rare Earth Magnet Manufacturing Facility and Headquarters | Greater San Marcos Partnership

San Marcos, Tex. — The Greater San Marcos Partnership (GSMP) today announced that Urban Mining Company has selected San Marcos, Texas as the location …

Cities

Mashable

This Facebook post is no longer available. It may have been removed or the privacy settings of the post may have changed.;<p>Here's how recycled rare …