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Here’s what the top accelerators in North America are funding

Joanna Glasner Contributor<p>Joanna Glasner is a reporter for Crunchbase.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Not a minimalist? Startups will gladly store, manage and deliver your items<br>• The state of the unicorn<p>The top startup accelerators have a history of seeing the future in ideas that sounded silly at the …

Startups

The 20 photographs of the week

Riots in Venezuela, Banksy’s Brexit mural, the ongoing fighting in Mosul and Vladimir Putin on ice – the news of the week captured by the world’s best photojournalists

Kellyanne Conway

A Brooklyn ice cream brand increased sales by 50% after it redesigned its packaging

A curious thing happened when high-end ice cream brand Van Leeuwen redesigned their packaging: People began snapping pictures of supermarket freezers.<p>“Didn’t even crave for ice cream but just because of the cute packaging,” wrote a customer who shelled out almost $20 for a pink pint of strawberry …

Ice Cream

RICOH GR II

I think the best camera for photography is the <b>Ricoh GR II</b>.<p>First of all; this is just my opinion. Now that we have that out of the way, let us …

The Online Photographer

I make plugs here about the wide-ranging and far-flung photographic content at <i>The New York Times</i>, but TIME Lightbox also does a nice job. I got in …

30 Books Every Man Should Read By 30

In an ascending level of importance, here are the 30 must read books every man really should have tackled the time he's a grown up (and why)

Books

David Bailey's photographs of NW1, republished and exhibited for the first time

In 1982, distinguished photographer David Bailey published <i>NW1</i> a photographic series of fading areas of London which David had inhabited for almost 30 …

Grim Photos of Gang Life in Brooklyn from the Early 2000s

The photographer known as Boogie has been documenting street life, gang violence, and crime in marginalized communities for two decades.<p><i>Warning: This article contains some graphic images.</i><p>The career of the photographer known as Boogie is as diverse as it comes. He's known for shooting athletes like …

Street Photography

15 Films You Should Have Seen (But Probably Haven't)

1 of 15<p>HAROLD AND MAUDE (1971)<p>By Steve Coogan (actor and comedian; Alan Partridge, Philomena)<p>Harold and Maude did no business when it came out. Got …

The VICE Guide to Getting Through a Mid-20s Crisis

A collection of thoroughly scientific ways to help you stop stressing about your shit life.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>You're on vacation, staring at a menu, and slip into an existential abyss. Fries or sweet potato fries? Which do you like more? And ultimately, what does it even …

Mental Health

The World’s Best Photojournalism Arrives in London

Take a sneak peek at the prizewinners of the 2016 World Press Photo Competition.<p>Be it a grand shelf cloud on Bondi Beach, the aftermath of airstrikes in Syria, or refugee children covered in rain capes, photojournalism can be a harrowing experience. From November 4 - 21, 2016, <i>The</i> <i>World Press Photo</i> …

Photojournalism

Twofold Torchlight

In terms of philosophy, people draw a lot of parallels between Muji and Apple. Both create products that are worth worshiping, and that celebrate …

The Misunderstanding of J. R. Smith

Basketball’s most unpredictable talent continues to captivate and confuse.<p>J. R. Smith, who has played in the National Basketball Association for most of the past twelve years, has, in that time, been responsible for some of the league’s most unpredictable pleasures and diversions, both on and off …

The Best Documentary Photography Projects We Saw at Visa pour l’Image 2016

More than 3,000 photographers and representatives from 280 press agencies representing 50 countries descended onto the medieval town of Perpignan, …

The Sound of Silence: An Illustrated Serenade to the Art of Listening to One’s Inner Voice Amid the Noise of Modern Life

A tender reminder that silence is not the absence of sound but the presence of an inward-listening awareness.<p><i>“There are many fine things which we cannot say if we have to shout,”</i> Henry David Thoreau observed in contemplating how silence ennobles speech. A year earlier, he had written in his …

style tracker honda CRF by marcus moto design

aug 25, 2016<p>style tracker honda CRF by marcus moto design celebrates scandinavian minimalism<p><b>marcus moto design is a custom motorcycle workshop</b> …

5 Great Novels About... Your Midlife Crisis

A good novel should not only keep you entertained during your morning commute, but add another layer of texture to your – let’s face it – …

The Rocket Book: A Conceptually Ingenious, Stunningly Illustrated 1912 Children’s Book About Urban Living

An irreverent wink at the challenge of separate lives sharing space in the city.<p><i>“How alive the city is,”</i> Alfred Kazin exclaimed in his journal in the late 1950s, <i>“how alive, how alive, how alive. Each of those windows has someone behind it… A network of people, a living field — each grass a soul,</i> …

How Screen Addiction Is Damaging Kids' Brains

"I've worked with hundreds of heroin addicts and crystal meth addicts, and what I can say is that it's easier to treat a heroin addict than a true screen addict," says Dr. Nicholas Kardaras, author of 'Glow Kids.'<p>In the 80s, Graham Nash from Crosby Stills & Nash appeared on MTV for an interview. …

Drug Addiction

Pioneer's latest white-out turntable proves there's life after Technics

The Pioneer PLX-500 turntable looks almost identical to the original Technics SL-1200 deck, minus the absurdly high price tag.<p>If you weren't one of the lucky few to snag the remodeled (and absurdly expensive) version of the coveted Technics SL-1200GAE DJ turntable before it sold out in 30 minutes, …

Audiophile

Inside the world's most beautiful places to read - CNN Style

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Kunio Okawara, The Man Who Designed 'Gundam' And Created The Profession Of Mechanical Design

When it comes to the profession of mechanical design, there really is only one person that comes to mind, mainly because he invented the role and has since gone onto influence anime, manga and games for nearly half a century now. I am of course referring to Kunio Okawara and I was lucky enough to …

Anime

Three Beach Reads to Make Your Summer Less Boring and Lonely

It's hot out there. Kick back and relax with these cool beach reads.<p>It's gross as hell out there, right? The fat sun beating down, sweat leaking from your nether regions like an open hydrant and face burned to oblivion. How could anyone have the brain span to pay attention to anything long enough …

Books

Amazing Photos Of Abandoned Soviet Infrastructure Will Show You The Meaning Of Desolate

A Forgotten Plane<p>Danila Tkachenko<p>Airplane–amphibia with vertical take-off VVA14. The USSR built only two of them in 1976, one of which has crashed …

Pencils Ready? Your Syllabus to 7 Great Campus Novels

The campus novel is a perennial favorite among authors. The tone — typically arch, erudite, self-consciously self-possessed — can swing from humor to horror, but whatever the approach the academic milieu provides great fodder for highlighting human foible precisely because it’s thought to be an …

What We’re Reading This Summer

A few months ago, I started commuting to the office from a small town on Long Island. The train ride, with its cheerful, sunny mornings and hushed, purple evenings, has done wonders for my reading life. For the last week or so, I’ve been hurtling through “Here I Am,” the upcoming novel by Jonathan …

Books

31 Incredible Books You Simply Must Read This Summer

Brilliant reads from July to September (UK release dates).

Books

Hermann Hesse on the Three Types of Readers and Why the Most Transcendent Form of Reading Is Non-reading

“At the hour when our imagination and our ability to associate are at their height, we really no longer read what is printed on the paper but swim in a stream of impulses and inspirations that reach us from what we are reading.”<p>Categories are how we navigate the world, for better or for worse — …

The 30 Funniest Books Ever Written

1 of 31<p>The Catcher In The Rye by J.D Salinger (1951)<p><i>Picked by David Nicholls</i><p>It's strange how this novel has become a by-word for doomy, nihilistic …