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The Sleepless Elite

Why Some People Can Run on Little Sleep and Get So Much Done<p>For a small group of people—perhaps just 1% to 3% of the population—sleep is a waste of time.<p>Natural "short sleepers," as they're officially known, are night owls and early birds simultaneously. They typically turn in well after midnight, …

Sleep

Charli XCX - I Want It That Way (Backstreet Boys Cover) @ Borderline Music in Chicago 5/21/2013

Watch: The xx and Jessie Ware Cover Modjo's "Lady" and Stardust's "Music Sounds Better With You"

The xx are midway through their self-curated Night + Day festival series, which hit Berlin's Spreepark on May 18. Footage has surfaced from the xx's set, during which they were accompanied by Jessie Ware for a couple of covers.<p>They did Modjo's 2000 radio hit "Lady (Hear Me Tonight)" mixed with …

Daft Punk

TK020: KHUSHI - Magpie / When You Start & You Say - Turntable Kitchen

I never cease to be amazed by what some of the most truly talented solo musicians are capable of. Case in point, you’d never believe that the three …

Snapshots from Amsterdam

Quick Guide To Amsterdam visitors never Run Out of Things

5 Reasons To Choose An Apartment Over A Hotel

5 Must Do Things in Brussels

27 Signs That You’re a Bay Area Food Snob

You know your watermelon from your breakfast radishes, you’re the one everyone texts when they need a restaurant recommendation, and you spend the …

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The Silences of Jeff Weiner

Bloomberg West descended upon the LinkedIn campus last week. It was a celebration of a decade of LinkedIn. Smart interviews were had by Emily Chang, …

Framing

Associated Press News

10 Favorites: White Kitchens from Remodelista Directory Members

Even in the “white kitchen” category, there are endless material and finish options, which means there’s plenty of room to maneuver and make your own …

The Modern Pantry in London

Located in a Georgian townhouse in Clerkenwell, with interiors designed by Jump Studio, the Modern Pantry encompasses several dining areas, a cafe …

The coolest bars and restaurants in town

<i>It’s that time of year again, when we pay homage to both the city’s most amazing bars & restos, and seemingly randomly selected numbers -- it’s the</i> …

England

21 cool and quirky London experiences

Explore the unique experiences on offer in the British capital.<p><b>1. Follow a trail of text messages to explore</b><p>London at twilight The sun is beginning …

32 Things You Might Not Know About London

Ready to be enlightened? Step this way.

Lunch in Chelsea #imready

I headed to Chelsea over the long weekend for a rather lovely lunch at <i>Made in Chelsea</i> hangout-fave The Bluebird. Amongst good friends & family, we …

35 Easy Ways To Identify A Southern Woman

We're real sweet, y'all. When we want to be.

20 Unstoppable Entrepreneurs Share Their Advice For Success

These amazingly talented <i>male and female entrepreneurs</i> share their most valuable advice for <i>achieving success</i>. There seems to be a pattern of looking …

Entrepreneurship

Amsterdam's canals: a video guide

Marc Paping owns a small, solar-powered boat and lives on a house boat in Amsterdam. He shows us some of the hidden waterside gems that the big …

Single Serving: Four Tet - Pyramid (Atoms For Peace Remix) - Turntable Kitchen

So, Thom Yorke’s Atoms For Peace did a remix of Four Tet’s “Pyramids.” Do you really need to know much more than that? How about this: it’s dark, …

NYC: Tom Fruin's famous glass watertower at Brooklyn Bridge Park will only be up until June! http://untappedcities.com/2013/05/09/tom-fruins-watertower-brooklyn-bridge-park/

7 Ways to Create an Awesome LinkedIn Group

If this guy can build a thriving group on industrial water treatment (no, really), you can be master of your own niche on LinkedIn.<p>There are almost 2 million LinkedIn Groups, since any of the more than 200 million LinkedIn users can create one. Does that mean there's no longer an opportunity for …

Filmmaking

The Unique Lifestyle of an Orthodox Jewish Surfer

Writer and surfer Gai Shtienberg documents the wondrous life of an ultra-orthodox Jewish man's life as he balances his devotion to religion and his irrepressible affinity for surfing. The images in Shtienberg's article, originally featured on popular surfing blog The Inertia, show the different …