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John Lennon wrote "Come Together" for Timothy Leary but pot ruined it

Pull up a chair, Beatles fans, I have a story for you, a story about politics, pot, and rock and roll, starring John Lennon and Timothy Leary. IT'S A …

George Harrison

Facebook faces class action privacy suit in Austria, with most of the world invited to join in

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Serial anti-Facebook(s fb) litigant Max Schrems, an Austrian law student, has branched out from his usual strategy of tackling …

Facial features can make or break first impressions - Futurity

Scientists say it's possible to predict first impressions based on different facial features, such as eye height or eyebrow width.

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How Bill Gates And A Media Start Up Made An Ancient Book A Modern Best Seller

Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft and the richest man in the U.S., always had a mouth that moved financial markets. Now he’s showing Oprah-like abilities to drive the book market too.<p>A few weeks back, on his blog the Gates Notes, he named <i>Business Adventure</i>s, a long forgotten, out-of-print …

The One Question Every Job Seeker Must Ask in Every Interview

<i>Can you tell me what the person in this role needs to do in order to be considered successful?</i><p>As part of our Performance-based Hiring interviewing …

Stop Screwing Up Your Job Search In These 10 Ways

When New York career coach Sarah Stamboulie was working at financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald in the human resources department some years ago, she was about to hire a support staffer. At the final stage in the process, she called the woman’s last employer, expecting to hear a glowing …

The Science of Why We Don’t Believe Science

24 Of Design’s Most Important Principles, Animated

Although not anyone can be a designer, everyone who wants to can learn the elements of visual design: contrast, transparency, hierarchy, randomness, and so on. In fact, it doesn’t even take all that long. Just watch this 50-second video.<p>Animated by Toronto-based art director and motion designer …

Animation

Impress In Less Than 2 Minutes

Famously, the elevator pitch is that big chance you get to sell your company, product, service or even yourself in just one or two minutes.<p>This kind …

Choosing The Right Storage For Your Application

Digital storage is a critical element in all enterprises. Combined with processing and networking, digital storage provides the content that will be the basis of all future business and services. Choosing the right digital storage technologies and architectures involves making trade-offs between …

Freelancers, Here's How To Protect And Structure Your Business

<i>This is the fourth in a series of articles on managing your finances as a freelancer. Read part 1, on</i> <i>budgeting for freelancers</i><i>, part 2, on</i> <i>taxes for freelancers,</i> <i>part 3 on how to save for retirement, pay down debt and handle splurges.</i><p>Working for yourself and being your own boss can be exhilarating, …

Jake Gyllenhaal Is Freaky Thin And Just The Right Amount Of Creepy In The Teaser For ‘Nightcrawler’

I remember a few months back seeing pictures of Jake Gyllenhaal looking gaunt and frail and thinking “he is either doing this for a movie, is deathly ill, or is on drugs. Either way, he looks FABULOUS!” Lucky for us all, the 33 year-old actor was, in fact, slimmed down for the role of a desperately …

How To Be More Organized (Part Three): Time Management

How much can you get done in half an hour?<p>More than you think.<p>Time management is as much about sitting down and getting on with a task with complete focus as it is about having the perfect schedule or what seems like enough time.<p>A crucial aspect of time management is about getting round to things. …

7 Tips For Lending Money To Family

You’ve got to give Shakespeare his props. When he penned the famous phrase from <i>Hamlet</i>, “Neither a borrower nor a lender be,” he offered the world a piece of timeless advice.<p>Lending money to family or friends can be a touchy subject, especially if you’ve opened your heart and your wallet only to …

Diplo's new remix turns the lights on Lorde's 'Tennis Court'

Globetrotting DJ/super-producer Diplo was one of the first big artists to give Lorde a co-sign, and judging by their social media presences, the two …

What To Do When A Customer Says Your Price Is Too High

In sales, taking a customer’s statements at face value often leads to trouble. For one reason or another, customers often tell salespeople one thing when they mean something entirely different. Their motives are not always sinister — indeed, sometimes customers are only trying to spare a …

A 30-year history of the future | Nicholas Negroponte

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The Startup Owner's Manual

• <b>Author:</b> Steve Blank & Bob Dorf<p>Welcome to The Startup Owner's Manual, a near-encyclopedic manual that will teach you<br>* How to incorporate the Business Model Canvas as the organizing principle for startup hypotheses<br>* How to find Product-Market fit<br>* How to Get, Keep and Grow customers<br>* How to fuel …

Mastering Xcode 7 and Swift

• <b>Author:</b> Kevin J McNeish<p><b>The Most In-Depth Coverage of Xcode 7</b><br>Mastering Xcode and Swift contains the most in-depth coverage of Xcode that you will find! It is a deep dive into the tools and technologies of Xcode and Swift. This book helps you master techniques including:<p>- Creating an app architecture …

Learn Python the Hard Way

• <b>Author:</b> Zed A. Shaw<p><b>You Will Learn Python!</b><p>Zed Shaw has perfected the world's best system for learning Python. Follow it and you will succeed-just like the hundreds of thousands of beginners Zed has taught to date! You bring the discipline, commitment, and persistence; the author supplies everything …

Foster the People's New Video Is Psychedelically Delicious

Finally, three years after the release of their hit debut album, Foster the People is back on our Hi-Fis with a new record and this wild music …

Music Videos

Want To Go Viral? 7 Things To Do Now To Be Ready

If you’re like me and have a small business or consulting firm, you’ve longed to have greater exposure and get your messages out there in a bigger way. When it happens, however, it can turn your business – and your life – upside down.<p>I’ve experienced this in the past year, having a few of my posts …

'Edge of Tomorrow' and 8 Great Movies That Manipulate Time

The manipulation of time as a way to comment on life, death, love, memory and any number of other weighty subjects, is an inexhaustible narrative …

Group 3

One of Canada’s first companies to launch Bitcoin ATMs across the country is expanding its fleet of Lamassu-brand ATMs to Vancouver, British …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Bitcoin is far more than a currency for speculators

Bitcoin is being forced to grow up fast. The arrest last week on money laundering charges of Charlie Shrem, a leading Bitcoin champion, coincided …