Adimas B. Samodra

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Three Ways To Make Your Entire Team More Creative

Boosting your own creativity is one thing; changing how a group thinks is another. But these psychological findings may hold the key.<p>Uber. Airbnb. Electric vehicles. Self-driving cars. Buses that can drive over traffic. Pretty much everything Steve Jobs created at Apple since the iPod. These are …

How World War II Sparked The Scandinavian Design Craze

If not for the war, the notion of “Scandinavian” design may never have left Northern Europe.<p>Who gave the world Scandinavian design? Arne Jacobsen, Eero Arnio, Alvar Aalto, or Ingvar Kamprad? Okay, sure. But another larger force played a major role in establishing Scandinavian design as well: World …

Baked Honey Soy Chicken Drumsticks

Add the drumsticks to a dish with a lid.<p>To a mixing bowl add the soy sauce, sesame oil, ginger, ketchup, chili paste, honey and brown sugar. Whisk to …

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Finding Design Ideas & Inspiration: What To Look for at Restaurants

Your favorite restaurants can tell you more than just what kind of cuisine you prefer. The spaces you love to be in and eat at can give you design …

Outdoor Spaces

Threadbase Analyzed Over 800 T-Shirts so You Can Find the Perfect Fit

Never buy an ill-fitting shirt again.<p>Finding a perfect fitting T-shirt is a battle that we constantly find ourselves having. It may be because …

Kanye West Details How Drake's Success Helped Him

Oxford, UK – Kanye West spoke with the Oxford Guild Society in March, and the video of his presentation was released yesterday (December 7).<p>In his …

How To Win In Any Market

<i>by Colleen Marble</i><p>You may think businesses in industries that deal primarily in data, such as banking and insurance, have an advantage over those that focus on physical assets, such as retail and manufacturing. They don’t. Any organization, even a nonprofit, that finds new ways to take greater …

Fortune.com

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Creating Silence from Chaos

Post written by Leo Babauta.<p>We are often afraid of silence, because its emptiness feels idle, boring, unproductive, and scary. And so we fill our …

Akira Player Piano

Composer and pianist Sonya Belousova and director Tom Grey love to put classical twist on popular theme songs. So, to celebrate the opening of their …

Colorado Now Has A Pot-Friendly Property Rental Service. Yes, It's Called airTHC

Now that recreational marijuana is legal in Colorado, tourists have been flocking to the state, curious about the new pot laws. But, there's only one problem. Travelers interested in smoking some of that newly legalized weed have limited options for where they can use.<p>So what's a marijuana tourist …

The Fascinating and Humble History of the NATO Watch Strap

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: This post has been updated with new picks for 2017. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>Whether or not you know …

The Swedish bank boss who likes to do things differently

<b>Anders Bouvin is the boss of the most successful bank you've probably never heard of.</b><p>And he, like the bank he runs, will challenge your preconceptions.<p>For starters, this African-born, Swedish chief executive of Handelsbanken's growing UK operation doesn't receive an annual bonus.<p>He hasn't seen his …

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What Do Successful People Have In Common? 8 Things.

I’ve posted a lot about the strategies of very successful people: artists, scientists, business leaders…<p>Looking back, what do successful people have …

Why Philips Flattened The Light Bulb

Introducing the SlimStyle, a pancake-shaped light bulb that represents the LED industry’s latest attempt to court skeptical consumers.<p>Yesterday, a federal ban on production of 40- and 60-watt incandescent bulbs went into effect, forcing consumers to switch to more efficient (if less aesthetically …

This Pen 3-D Prints Live Cells On A Damaged Bone

Everyone from McDonald’s to Apple is jumping on the 3-D printing bandwagon. But it’s only when you see live cells being printed right onto a damaged bone that you finally start to grasp what this technology is capable of.<p>A new “bio pen” will allow surgeons to “draw” layers of cells on damaged bones …

Rose George: Inside the secret shipping industry

Cancer Immunotherapy Named Science 'Breakthrough of the Year'

By Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer<p>Published: 12/19/2013 02:12 PM EST on LiveScience<p>A type of cancer treatment that directs the body's own immune system to fight cancer cells has been named as the "breakthrough of the year" by one of the world's top science journals.<p>The journal Science said today …

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21-year-old coder gets $500K to improve access to health care in Asia (exclusive)

The Singapore government has invested $500,000 in funding in a new health care startup called Ring.MD.<p>VentureBeat exclusively learned that the startup raised its funding from Singapore’s National Research Foundation, which offers financing to brilliant young scientists and researchers.<p>Ring.MD was …

Already Down 50 Percent, Will Bitcoin Bite The Dust?

Talk about a fall:<p>"Prices of virtual currency bitcoin fell 20% Wednesday and are now down more than 50% from their record high hit two weeks ago amid worries that China is moving to block the purchase and use of the currency by its citizens," <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> writes.<p>Bitcoin's big slide began …

Powerful Vintage Photographs Of Japanese Samurai Warriors

You might be surprised to know, that during their heyday the Japanese samurai made up less than 10% of Japan's total population and yet their …

10 Things The Greatest Leaders All Have In Common

I’ve posted a lot about effective leaders. Looking back, what patterns do we see?<p>Know The Power Of Feelings<p><b>Leaders who just focus on results don’t do</b> …

A Chair Designed to Trick Your Eye: Baby Pop

Paul Venaille has created Baby Pop, a chair that is designed to trick your eye. Made of wood, fiberglass and resin, the chair looks like it has a …

The World's Most Powerful Bitcoin Miner Is Worried About How It Could Destroy Bitcoin

How hard is it?<p>The makers of the most powerful miner in the world can't even satisfy the insatiable demand for their product, because they would probably ruin Bitcoin if they did.<p>Here's the problem: Bitcoins are mined by computers solving math problems. More technically, they unlock blocks of …

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Becoming Antifragile: Beyond "Sissy" Resilience | The Art of Manliness

What’s the opposite of a person or organization that’s fragile?<p>If you ask most people this question, they’ll likely say “robust” or “resilient.” But …

2 Easy Ways To Increase Willpower — Courtesy Of The Cookie Monster

Willpower Is Destiny<p>Haven’t we all heard of Mischel’s Marshmallow Self-Control Test by now? If not, here’s a quick summary:<p>Stick a little kid alone …

Global Warming's Villains Are Finally Identified

90 companies have produced two-thirds of all the global-warming gases that are currently in our atmosphere and dooming our planet, and they've produced half of that since just 1986, according to the first-ever scientific analysis of the sources of the planet's global-warming gases.<p>Virtually all 90 …

A Nutella Bar Exists

(Photo: Marc Much/Eater Chicago)<p>This is real.<p>You’re not dreaming. There is such a thing as a Nutella Bar. Yes: an <b>eatery devoted to Nutella</b>.<p>It’s in …

Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

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