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Prince’s “Tough” Interview and the Power of Mystique

“Y’all just <i>tiptoe</i> around the man!” <b>Chris Rock</b> was saying to me, playfully but pointedly. “<i>I’m</i> the only one who had the balls to ask Prince the <i>tough</i> questions!”<p>This was 18 years ago, so let me back up.<p>Mystique is not a thing that can be worked at; it either comes naturally or it doesn’t. And like …

The New, Improved Shapeoko 2 Open-Source CNC Milling Machine Is Available Now from Inventables for Less Than $650

Last week saw the opening of <i>Out of Hand: Materializing the Postdigital</i>, the first major museum show of digitally-fabricated art, architecture and …

Lessons First-Time Directors Won't Learn Until It's Too Late

Okay, maybe you've done your homework so you're sufficiently prepared to direct your first film. Maybe you've got some excellent ideas and have …

Caleb Pike Shares 7 Tips on How to Shoot for the Edit

We've all been there. You shoot for days on end, pouring your heart and soul into your shots, only to find out later that you don't have the proper …

By: Jorge Prieto

I rarely outline my screenplays. I gotta know my ending, my beginning of course and the rest is a surprise that as a writer/audience member love to …

Creative Writing

Spectacular Day and Night Composite Shots of Major Cities

<i>Day to Night</i> is a spectacular ongoing series by fine art photographer Stephen Wilkes featuring urban landscapes that transcend the confines of time by presenting day and night shots of iconic cityscapes in one image. Using up to 1,500 images from a 15-hour shoot day (from sunrise to sunset), Wilkes …

Washington D.C.

Type & Grids: Free Responsive HTML5 Template

Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. Sent 2× a month.<br>You can unsubscribe any …

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

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Google logic: why Google does the things it does the way it does

<i>Michael Mace is co-founder of Zekira, and author of Map The Future, a book on how to create better business strategies. He was previously chief</i> …

Calling All Flipboard Students

Inside Flipboard / May 15, 2013<p>Please join us for our first Skillshare class, called “Flip It! Make Magazines on Flipboard,” on May 28. Attendees …

The Painted Landscapes of China Danxia

China Danxia is a UNSECO World Heritage Site and the name given in China to landscapes developed on continental red terrigenous sedimentary beds …

If this was a pill, you’d do anything to get it

By Ezra Klein<p><i>Update, 7/1/2013: Today was the day that Health Quality Partners -- the wildly successful Medicare experiment I profiled back in April -- was supposed to shut down. But on Thursday, Medicare hit "snooze" on the doomsday clock. HQP, they said, could have another 18 months. Here's their</i> …

Nomadic Furniture: All-in-One Trunk for Guest Habitation

Picture yourself on the road – traveling between cities to visit friends, or staying with a colleague to attend a conference. They have an inflatable …

Furniture

10 Places You Should Go While They're Still Cheap

And while there are plenty of tricks for squeezing the most out of every vacation dollar, one of the simplest options is to find a place that has a lot to offer but hasn't yet been hit by the price inflation that comes with big-time popularity.<p>Here are 10 destinations great enough to make the …

Gulf Coast

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10 Apps That Made My Life Better

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