Tom Woodnutt

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Chile-Cumin Lamb Meatballs with Yogurt and Cucumber

4 Servings<p>Chef Seamus Mullen serves these robustly flavored meatballs as a shared plate at El Colmado, his New York City tapas bar, but they’re also a great main.<p>April 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Chile Sauce<p>3 pasilla chiles, seeds removed, chopped<p>1½ teaspoons crushed red pepper flakes<p>1 tablespoon cumin …

47 Kale Recipes That Go Beyond Salad

Kale salads! Sautéed kale! Steamed kale! We just really love kale.<p><b>Kale, kale, kale!</b> We just really love kale. If you do too, click through to discover our favorite ways to eat it, traditional and not-so-traditional (lookin' at you, grilled kale leaves).

On the Red Couch with Comedian Eddie Izzard

<i>“A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing,” said the American philosopher William James. Getting a laugh poses risks: say the wrong thing and everyone thinks you’re tone deaf. Ironically, it’s a serious matter.</i><p><i>For comedian and actor Eddie Izzard, it’s also a career hazard. Fond of making</i> …

This Site Is Running Facebook Ads About Creepy Facebook Ads

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Social Media

A Brief History of People Getting Fired for Social Media Stupidity

The Bankers Who Think ISIS Killings Are a Hoot<p>Just last week, six HSBC bankers in Birmingham, England, were fired over re-enacting (and recording, …

Social Media

Using Behavioral Economics, Psychology, and Neuroeconomics to Maximize Sales

When it comes to developing a smart ecommerce pricing strategy, there are very important lessons to be learned from behavioral economics, psychology, …

eCommerce

5 UX mistakes that make users feel stupid

Building any website that users will fall in love with requires a few very important things.<p>It must be easy to find. It must know who it exists to serve. It must anticipate and address their questions. It must be their guide. It must help them solve their problem. It must provide ways to connect …

How We Rank #1 in Google And Grew Organic Traffic by 963% (Two Step-By-Step Case Studies)

A post featuring two detailed case studies.<p>First, how Perrin rapidly grew his dog blog with a single successful infographic.<p>Second, how David got a …

Vacation Rentals, Homes, Experiences & Places - Airbnb

Unforgettable trips start with Airbnb. Find adventures nearby or in faraway places and access unique homes, experiences, and places around the world.

The UK's most charming seaside cafes and restaurants

Fancy a road trip this bank holiday weekend? Our food experts pick their favourite places to eat by the sea, from sandy crab shacks to smart fish restaurants<p>Whether it’s tucking into crisply battered fish at a sandy picnic table, or knocking back a lemon-spiked oyster in a waterside bistro, there …

Customer Data: Designing for Transparency and Trust

With the explosion of digital technologies, companies are sweeping up vast quantities of data about consumers’ activities, both online and off. Feeding this trend are new smart, connected products—from fitness trackers to home systems—that gather and transmit detailed information.<p>Though some …

Privacy

Oven Roasted Rotisserie Style Chicken

• Line a large stock pot with a crockpot liner.<br>• Add the cold water, the salt and the sugar. Stir the mixture until the salt and sugar are dissolved.<br>• Add …

Recipes

Privacy for Personalization: Is It a Fair Trade-Off?

When it comes to privacy, consumers today are somewhat hypocritical. On one hand, we balk at companies like Facebook for a perceived “loss” of privacy, but on the other hand, we complain when we are on the receiving end of advertising that isn’t personal and relevant. But the more important …

Why Big Audiences Become Very Small Communities

There are two common ways to build a thriving community.<p>The first is to begin with a huge audience and promote heavily to build a core, small, …

The 5 Best Free WordPress Plugins to Promote Your Blog

The plethora of free Wordpress plugins are one of the biggest reasons why Wordpress is my favorite blogging platform. Wordpress is also very easy to customize to your preferences. Blogging is a great marketing strategy with many additional benefits and the free Wordpress plugins below can make it …

The Science of Dreams and Why We Have Nightmares

<i>“The interpretation of dreams is the royal road to a knowledge of the unconscious activities of the mind,”</i> Freud argued in his influential treatise <i>The Interpretation of Dreams</i> in 1900. <i>“The earth is heavy and opaque without dreams,”</i> Anaïs Nin wrote in her diary in 1940. <i>“In the olden days, people</i> …

Gamification 101: The Psychology of Motivation

Gamification 101: The Psychology of Motivation<p>Lithium Alumni (Retired)<p>Tags:<br>• Csikszentmihalyi<br>• flow<br>• Hierarchy of Needs<br>• intrinsic …

Psychology

Why do humans cry? A new reading of the old sob story

When it came to solving the riddle of the peacock's tail, Charles Darwin's powers of evolutionary deduction were second to none – the more extravagant their feathered displays, he reasoned, the greater their chances of attracting a peahen. But when he tried to account for the human propensity to …

How to Train Your Mind to Think Critically and Form Your Own Opinions

"Critical Thinking" may sound like an obnoxious buzzword from liberal arts schools, but it's actually a useful skill. Critical thinking just means …

How to Be a Mentalist

A mentalist is an individual who appears to have supernatural powers in divining the truth about an individual as well as many facts about that …

Self-help

“We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect…

“We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men; and among those fibers, as sympathetic threads, our actions run as causes, and they come back to us as effects.”<p>Herman Melville<p>“Invisible threads are the strongest ties.”<p>Friedrich Nietzsche<p>“The world is so empty if one thinks only of mountains, rivers & cities; but to know someone who thinks & feels with us, & who, though distant, is close to us in spirit, this makes the earth for us an inhabited …

Things with RFID chips in them will carry this logo in Europe, because privacy

The European Commission has revealed a new logo for items that include radio frequency identification (RFID) tags, to keep them compliant with EU …

Thousands Of People Oblivious To Fact That Anyone On The Internet Can Access Their Computers

There are technologists who specialize in “scanning the Internet.” They are like a search team making its way through a neighborhood, but instead of checking the knob of every door, they check Internet entrances to online devices to see which ones are open. These people have been screaming for some …

Online Anonymity Will Soon Be The Only Kind We Have

Anonymity: it’s all the rage–Whisper, Secret–and it’s rage-inducing. A Brazilian court has ruled that Secret must be removed from app stores there, and existing installs must be remotely wiped. The UK’s House of Lords has essentially recommended the extinction of online anonymity .<p>As usual, judges …

Brands looking for fewer, bigger NGO partnerships

en_GB<p>article<p>Brands are looking to create fewer, bigger partnerships with NGOs as they place more emphasis on long-term tie-ups that aim to repeat the …