Kate Zee

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Are We Thinking About Digital All Wrong?

In fact, yes, at their most fundamental level, <b>digital technologies such as the Web and mobile are just tools</b> like any other we work with. Like …

So why are we not facing up to the big challenges of today?

Perhaps why innovation feels somewhat flat (well for me) is our organizations and societies are <i>utterly failing</i> to allow us all to step up in …

How To Cultivate A Creative Thinking Habit

Creativity isn’t a mythical creature to be caught and tamed. It’s a habit, studies suggest; a way of life that’s built over time.<p>Think of your most common habits and the regular culprits come to mind–biting your nails, snacking late at night, cracking your knuckles. Do something enough times and it …

Why crowd-funding is set to explode in size over the next few years

TEAMWORK<p>By April 23, 2014<p>Peer-to-peer lenders may be in for boom times. The type of social-driven lending that helped fund flashy startups such as virtual-reality goggles maker Oculus VR could more than double over the next few years, according to research from the Tabb Group. Oculus was scooped up …

Financial Regulation

25 Most Audacious Companies of 2014 | Inc.com

What's an "audacious" company? It's a superlative we chose very carefully. On the one hand, such companies are defined as bold, courageous, even heroic. Yet, on the other, they are defiant, presumptuous, irreverent, and even cocky. They see a better way to do something and work to make it happen, …

Starbucks thinks it might make some of its future revenue as a software company

<b>The numbers:</b> Solid. Starbucks reported $427 million in profit during the second quarter, a 10% increase from the same period last year. Revenue was $3.87 billion in its fiscal second quarter, which was slightly below expectations of $3.96 billion. And global comparable sales increased by 6%. The …

Howard Schultz

Can an algorithm predict which popular content will become viral content? » Nieman Journalism Lab

A researcher at Stanford has some new insight into how content — specifically, visual content — becomes massively popular on Facebook, a phenomenon he calls cascade sharing.<p>Justin Cheng wanted to see if it was possible to predict what content would be shared over and over again. With the help of …

Gang Green - Snob

"@effinTyler: quote this fucking tweet with whatever you want and ill rt to my 13.1k" #punkrock + @PunKandStuff too http://t.co/zUBS4Y6V4R

RAMONES - She's The One

RT @HistoryInPics: Patti Smith and John Belushi, 1976. http://t.co/EXm9OxatrU

John Mayer's Beyoncé Cover is Everything Good in This World

The fans at John Mayer's Tuesday concert in Australia received a special treat from their boy. We'd say it probably wins second prize to having Kate Middleton in their country, but that's beside the point. With an acoustic guitar and harmonica, Mayer performed a rendition of Beyonce's song, <i>XO</i>, …

John Mayer

10 Lipstick Rules To Live By

The perfect pout doesn't have to be a one time thing. Follow these easy steps to keep your lipstick game top notch.<p><b>1. Treat your lips like you would your face.</b> Remove makeup, exfoliate, moisturize. Repeat.<p><b>2. Timing is everything.</b> If you're having casual drinks or dinner with your friends before a …

Makeup

Famous Words From Fashion's Greatest

50 style quotes from the ultimate connoisseurs of chicThis story originally appeared on harpersbazaar.com<p>"One is never over-dressed or under-dressed with a Little Black Dress." —<b>Karl Lagerfeld</b><p>"Before you leave the house, look in the mirror and remove one accessory." —<b>Coco Chanel</b><p>"Give a girl the …

10 Style Risks to Take Now

From bustiers for day, to head-to-toe prints we've selected 10 trends worth taking a little risk.<p>What better way to ring in a new year, and a new you, than taking a step outside your comfort zone in the style department. From bustiers for day, to head-to-toe prints we've selected the 10 best …

All That Jasmine

I recently took a trip to Jaipur, India, and I was as overwhelmed by my visit to the Gem Palace as I was by the profusion of flowers—bursting out of market stalls, floating in fountains, draped over elephants. The scent was amazing—and not something I’m likely to experience in New York anytime …

My Getaway Plan

I love packing for vacation! It makes me anticipate the trip and imagine a simpler existence where you don’t have to get dressed like you do in real life

How to Get the Most Energy Out of Your Day

Daylight Savings has arrived, which not only means that we get to see the sun beyond 5pm—it's also basically the benchmark that declares spring's imminent arrival.<p>Daylight Savings has arrived, which not only means that we get to see the <i>sun</i> after 5pm—it's also basically the benchmark that declares …

Architizer

Photographer Explores Beauty Through Facial Symmetry

Both Sides Of is a series by photographer Alex John Beck that explores the definition of physical beauty. Each image in the British-born, New York-based photographer's collection is a composite offering two sets of symmetrical faces. One image takes the left half of the subject's face and mirrors …

Photography

Pictures of the Week 2.7.14

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 16 on Dwell.com - Dwell

From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from the week with these abodes from around the world.<p>John Pawson's minimal home and an experimental residence by …

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'Life' Photographer Showed Africa Through A New Lens

Before World War II, many Americans got exaggerated ideas about Africa from movies like <i>Tarzan the Ape Man —</i> movies that were filmed on Hollywood sound stages<i>.</i><p>It took time to change that view. But after the war, <i>Life</i> magazine photographer Eliot Elisofon sought to shed a new light on the vast and …

What You Should Cook in 1964, According to Vintage Bon Appétit

In 1964, the Beatles appeared live on The Ed Sullivan Show. And what were those 73 million viewers eating? We take a look at 1964 issues of BA to find out<p>Fifty years ago this Sunday, John, Paul, George, and Ringo gave their first live U.S. television performance, appearing on <i>The Ed Sullivan Show</i> in …

Cream Cheese

Like Yesterday: America Meets the Beatles

It was 50 years ago today — Feb. 7, 1964 — that the Beatles took the U.S.A. The four sprightly young Merseysiders landed at New York City’s newly …

Photo Gallery: Westminster Dog Show

Pets

Trying to Help in Haiti

The cinder-block school has no windows and no doors, just a string of incandescent lightbulbs hanging down the center of the ceiling like the spine of a great whale. It’s hot and humid, and the room throbs with the voices of 200 Haitians who have paused from fishing, gardening, or painting the …