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Revealed: the 50 most creative companies in England

Games studios, app makers and documentary film producers top the index of the most creative companies in the country<p>The makers of an anti-snoring app, the production company behind Channel 4's Dispatches programme and a 3D printing start-up are among England's 50 most creative companies, according …

Why You Should Give Yourself A Year-End Review

Reflecting on your accomplishments and failures is a useful tool for personal growth. Here are six steps to help you set goals for 2016.<p>A growing number of companies, including GE, Accenture, and Deloitte, have done away with the annual review, opting instead for quicker feedback via monthly or …

Lettuce 'three times worse' for environment than bacon, new study says

Meat-lovers, prepare to shove this in the face of all your vegetarian friends.<p>According to a new study from Carnegie Mellon, a vegetarian diet could be worse for the environment than a carnivorous one. Only pork chops can save the ozone now!<p>Fruits, vegetables, dairy and seafood have a more negative …

The Nolab Digital Super 8 Cartridge Could Digitize Your Old Movie Cameras

Photographer Hayes Urban wants to breathe new life into your old Super 8 camera. As you’ll recall, Super 8 was a format used in prehistoric times to shoot home movies. The cartridges contained actual film and to play back the movies you used something called a movie projector. It should be noted …

Here are Some of the Best Viral Campaigns of 2015

Each year there are new viral campaigns on social media and on the web and each year there are new things to learn. By analyzing some of the top …

How to Fake a Snowy Landscape in Photoshop

The rise of Photoshop has made us question almost every photograph that we see on the Internet. And I still don’t think we realize just how many …

Clubber used Facebook to track down man who tried to rape her

Chanel Purchase, 21, says she did the police's job for them by spending hours trawling through social media to identify the man who pinned her to the floor<p>A young woman who narrowly escaped being raped by a stranger turned to Facebook to track down her attacker and put him behind bars.<p>Chanel …

The UK got this thoughtful, un-cliched look at race and class six years before Americans saw Kirk and Uhura forced together by alien sex perverts in Star Trek<p>You must remember this: a kiss is just a kiss … unless the tonsil hockey players are on TV and from different races – then it’s a big deal. …

Star Trek

How to Build a Compelling Marketing Plan for Your Startup | Inc.com

This 3-part series is intended to illuminate what goes into developing a superior business plan-one worth funding. I hope that you enjoyed Part I of the series last week. In this installment, we will examine the <b>Marketing and Sales Section</b> of the typical business plan.<p>The <b>Marketing and Sales Section</b> …

33 books everyone should read before turning 30

While the only way to learn is to survive the inevitable cycle of successes and failures, it is always useful to have some guidance along the way.<p>To help you out, we've selected some of our favorite books that likely never made your high-school or college reading lists.<p>It's an eclectic selection …

Two tech billionaires just interviewed each other in my Stanford class — here's what they said

Here is an essay version of my class notes from Class 18 of Stanford University's CS183C — Technology-enabled Blitzscaling — taught by Reid Hoffman, John Lilly, Chris Yeh, and Allen Blue.<p>Errors and omissions are my own. Credit for good stuff is Reid, John, Chris Yeh, and Allen's entirely.<p>This class …

How to Make V-Flats for Studio Portraiture: A Step-by-Step Video Tutorial

New York City-based editorial and commercial portrait photographer Felix Kunze says that the number one question he gets asked by people is how he …

Photography

Long Distance Couple Stays Connected through Split Portraits of Parallel Experiences

Korean couple Danbi Shin and Seok Li are two halves of the same whole—even if they're 6,863 miles apart. Since Danbi currently lives in New York and Seok Li is based in Seoul, the couple bridges the distance by collaborating on their <i>Half&Half</i> photo project. While they're on video calls, Danbi and …

How a Canadian Sikh was photoshopped to look like a Paris attacker

On Saturday, Veerender Jubbal woke up to a social media nightmare. The Canadian Sikh discovered that a photoshopped version of his bathroom mirror …

Honeytrap women jailed for tricking man into date while they robbed him

Two women have been jalied for two years for luring a man out on a date while they robbed his house<p>A pair of so-called "honeytrap" con women have been jailed for luring a man out on a date so they could burgle his house.<p>One of the honeytrappers posed as the victim's love interest while the other …

Affiliate Marketing Made Simple: A Step-by-Step Guide

Ever since the 4-Hour Workweek was released, everyone seems to have the same goal.<p>To wake up in the morning, open their laptop, and look at something …

The best pubs in London

Some of London's best pubs have fascinating histories as the favored drinking destinations of figures like Charles Dickens, George Orwell, and John Keats.<p>Others boast incredible locations and an inviting atmosphere.<p>Whether you're a local or just visiting, here are 17 incredible pubs you'll want to …

Social Media Marketing Made Simple: A Step-by-Step Guide

I don’t think I need to tell you how big social media is.<p><b>Social media is</b> <b>the fastest growing trend in the history of the world</b>.<p>This sector has grown …

‘The police once broke my nose when I refused to destroy my images. I was sent to solitary for 586 days’<p>Working as a black photographer in apartheid South Africa was not easy. You had to always know where you were and who was around you. If the police were there, you couldn’t take photos – and the …

South Africa

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Facebook plans to appeal a Belgian ruling ordering it to stop tracking non-users.</b> If Facebook does not comply with the ruling it will face a $269,000 daily fine.<p><b>2. Apple wants to make its stores more like window shopping in a small town.</b> The company's retail boss Angela Ahrendts mentioned a …

Advertising

101 things to do in London

We’re all completely spoilt for brilliant things to do in London. From picture-postcard attractions to hotspots in odd spots, by day and by night, …

England

The best free comedy in London

With comedians charging top dollar to watch them from a mile away at the O2, we here at Time Out offer you a guide to the financially viable …

Pictured: The gigantic rat that attempted to sneak into a hotel... but got stuck in a guest's TOILET

• <b>Image was posted to a social media site and it has since gone viral</b> <b></b>• <b><br>Incident happened somewhere in the US, but hotel has not been revealed</b>• <b><br>Guests were</b> …

10 Witchy Books To Learn More About Paganism

Add a little magic to your life.<p>Remember that mysterious girl in middle school who clutched a copy of <i>The</i> <i>Mists of Avalon</i> to her heart like it was a Bible? A powerful novel can have draw us in much like a religious text might and help us explore real, lived spiritual themes.<p>Next up in HuffPost …

20 Of The Most Beautiful Abandoned Places In The World

Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.<p>Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.

Abandoned Buildings

11 biographies to read if you want to get rich

Success is a learnable skill, self-made millionaire T. Harv Eker emphasizes in his book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind." Anyone can grow to be successful and wealthy, and one of the best starting points is to read a biography about someone who's already done it.<p>"Successful people look at other …

Henry Dumas Wrote About Black People Killed By Cops. Then He Was Killed By A Cop

"A young black man, Henry Dumas, went through a turnstile at a New York City subway station," reads an invitation by Toni Morrison for a posthumous book-launch party she threw for Dumas in 1974, six years after he died. "A transit cop" — who was white — "shot him in the chest and killed him. …

How To Build A Coke Can Stove For Hiking & Camping

This next idea is so great and very easy to implement in case of emergency or when camping. The tutorial is going to teach you how to make a small …

A furniture startup promises four-minute assembly minus the harrowing trip to IKEA

Greycork’s promise sounds almost too good to be true: Well-made furniture that is stylish, comfortable, easy-to-assemble, and cheaper than IKEA.<p>“I thought that the way we’ve been getting furniture is insane,” explains Greycork’s CEO John Humphrey in the startup’s fundraising video. “Driving 40 …

Furniture

How to fix iPhone that won't charge

Flickr/Kārlis Dambrāns<p>We've all been there. You plug your charger into your iPhone, but it doesn't seem to be recognizing the charger — or if it does, moving your phone even slightly seems to cause it to disconnect and stop charging.<p>I first ran into this problem a couple of years ago with my iPhone …