Ambrish Bajaj

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Why didn’t people smile in old photos? You asked Google – and here’s the answer | Jonathan Jones

Every day, millions of internet users ask Google some of life’s most difficult questions, big and small. Our writers answer some of the commonest queries<p>As people asking Google this question have accurately observed, smiles are grimly absent from early photographs. Portraiture was at the heart of …

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Eight ways to be more creative and insightful | The Star

People who are highly analytical have more activity in their left frontal lobe. And people who are highly insightful have more activity in the right …

The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences, Not Things

By Jay Cassano4 minute Read<p>Most people are in the pursuit of happiness. There are economists who think happiness is the best indicator of the health …

Guidelines for Animation Timing

In 1991 there was one website for five billion people. Today, there is one website for every seventh. Massive internet proliferation brought on by 25 …

UX Design

Instagram artist uses everyday objects to bring drawings to life

All it takes is a shift in perspective to see things in a whole new light.<p>Instagram user Kristián Mensa has been sketching since he was 3. He …

The Top 7 Questions about Measuring the User Experience

How do you create a better user experience?<p>The answer starts with asking the right questions.<p>While there are many questions you should ask to measure …

UX Design

Facebook Launches In-App Purchase Install Ads

Facebook is combining its lucrative app install ads with deep linking so a specific in-app purchase page opens once the app downloads. The result is a powerful new tool for direct marketers that sell products and services through apps.<p>Direct marketing is popular on the web where users can see an ad …

Publishers and the Smiling Curve

One would not normally draw a connection from a company like Largan Precision (TPE:3008), a small Taiwanese component supplier, to the publishing …

AIB : Save The Internet

#FlipboardChat Summary: How to Curate News Magazines

Every Wednesday evening, members of the Flipboard Club—an unofficial group of passionate evangelists—hold a Twitter chat about a Flipboard-centric topic. We share the tips and ideas discussed there each week and let you know what the next topic is going to be. (Tomorrow’s topic is “Using the …

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How to Negotiate Nicely Without Being a Pushover

We all want it both ways: to get what we want from a tough negotiation and to walk away with our relationship intact. The good news is that kind of outcome is possible. But how exactly do you drive a hard bargain while also employing soft skills? How do you advocate for what you want without …

Design a Work-Life Improvement Pilot Project

Imagine you’re standing in front of a heaping buffet, featuring all of your favorite foods. What’s your plan of attack? Do you squeeze one tiny bite of everything onto your plate? Eat so much you make yourself sick? Become overwhelmed by the options and come away dissatisfied, no matter what you …

By sea, by air, by rail: How India is pulling off one of its biggest rescue missions abroad

India is in the midst of one of the largest rescue missions from a foreign country.<p>Codenamed Operation Raahat, the mission was launched in the last week of March to bring back Indians from war-torn Yemen. <i>Raahat</i> means relief in Hindi.<p>“We are sparing no effort. The situation is very complex. The …

8 things we learned from Tim Cook’s interview with Fast Company

Tim Cook tells how Apple avoids Microsoft-style screw-ups, how many Apple Watches the company plans to sell, and why he keeps Steve Jobs’ office exactly as he left it in a new interview filled with fascinating tidbits.<p>The interview in <i>Fast Company</i> comes in the run-up to the March 24 launch of</i> …

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Use 'The 10-Minute Rule' to Revolutionize Your Productivity

It sounds crazy, but limiting tasks to 10 minutes will allow you to get more done every day.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a web destination with ecxiting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>Call me crazy, but I've always preferred sleep to caffeine. But with erratic schedules and …

Why the 'Father of the Internet' Thinks You Should Print Out Your Photos

You know how all your photos and documents and videos and virtually every facet of your life seems to be online? Maybe it’s time to start making hard …

Degrees don’t matter anymore, skills do

• They motivate students by convincing them they can succeed and have a better life through working hard in school.<br>• They keep order, so the students are not distracted from learning.<br>• They have the students study hard for many long hours, with a long school day, a long school week (some school on …

Personalized Learning

The Island of Knowledge: How to Live with Mystery in a Culture Obsessed with Certainty and Definitive Answers

“We strive toward knowledge, always more knowledge, but must understand that we are, and will remain, surrounded by mystery.”<p><i>“Our human definition of ‘everything’ gives us, at best, a tiny penlight to help us with our wanderings,”</i> Benjamen Walker offered in an episode of his excellent <i>Theory of</i> …

Why it won’t matter if the next iPhone still has an 8MP camera

The iPhone 6s rumors are already beginning, and according to one analyst, the phone will continue to use an 8-megapixel sensor, just like the current …