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Les 15 meilleures tables de 2013 à Paris

Et les gagnants sont…Sous les dorures, sur banquette, au coin de la rue ou entre quatre murs inattendus, de tables d'envergure en bistrots citadins, …

Just 90 companies caused two-thirds of man-made global warming emissions

Google Ideas: Conflict in a Connected World

Council on Foreign Relations

Action Cam Heaven: Mountain Biker Clears 72-Foot Canyon… While Backflipping

It’s hump day, and what better way to start the second half of the week than with a little bit of good old fashioned GoPro insanity… well, GoPro and …

This Stunning Time-Lapse of New York City is a Must-Watch

New York City isn’t what it used to be. Soldiers with M-16s stand guard at Grand Central Station, walking through Times Square feels like you’re on …

THE MATRIX - Brilliant Honest Trailer

Ultimate Burning Man packing list: 75+ items to bring to Black Rock City

<b>Note: This is an updated version (August 2017) of Ross Borden’s original article, with reader suggestions added. Feel free to contribute more</b> …

You Will Not Believe That This Video Of A Rocket Firing Into Air And Then Softly Landing At Its Launchpad Is Real

SpaceX founder Elon Musk tweeted the following earlier today:<p>Vertical landing for a rocket? In tough wind, even? Elon Musk, that's crazy!<p>Watch this video of the SpaceX Grasshopper that left us with our jaws on the floor:

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Time-Lapse Captures Airplanes Leaving Gorgeous Light Trails in the Night Sky

In the majority of time-lapses, airplanes wind up being an unintended byproduct. Sometimes they get downright distracting, like in this time-lapse …

14 Google Tools You Didn't Know Existed

1. Google Ngram Viewer<p>2. Google Correlate<p>3. Google Trends<p>4. Google Think Insights<p>5. Google Public Data Explorer<p>6. Full Value of Mobile<p>7. Get Your …

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Quick and Easy Trick For Adding a Black Background to Your Shots Anywhere

Photographer Glyn Dewis shared this cool little technique that lets you work with a black background even if you don’t have an actual backdrop with …

Astonishing Numbers: America's Poor Still Live Better Than Most Of The Rest Of Humanity

There’s a lot of debate (from certain quarters it’s less debate than whining actually) about the increasing inequality in the United States. Sure, maybe it’s true that the country continues to grow but what about the poor and their incomes?<p>And there might even be something worth worrying about in …

Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends Report is Back, at D11 (Slides)

The waiting is over. For the second year in a row, Mary Meeker is unveiling her now famed Internet Trends report at the <b>D11</b> conference.<p>Meeker, the …

RT @Bill_Gross: Here's an amazing graph of Global GDP comparing China, US, Europe for 200 years from Mary Meeker at #D11 http://t.co/ocMcpnQ2Fj

Customers remember experiences, not content

Justin Pearse recently wrote a nice article on the state of digital content. He argues that content needs to be thoughtful, meaningful and well …

74 Stylish Kitchens With Brick Walls and Ceilings

Brick makes the space industrial and very chic, it’s almost an ideal decoration for kitchen and dining zones. You may make a brick wall, all the …

Google's Plan To Take Over The World

Not because it lasted a grueling three hours and fifty minutes, but because of what was announced. With every new product update, every new feature, every new virtual service, it became more and more clear that Google isn't just a search company that makes loads of cash by showing you ads. It's …

Google’s Greatest Strength May Be the Luxury of Failure

By<p>Steve Rosenbush<p>Steve Rosenbush<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@Steve_Rosenbush<p>ciojournal<p>steven.rosenbush@wsj.com<p>Facebook, which Saturday marks its first anniversary as a public company, has progressed in many ways since its notorious IPO. The company dominates social networking in a way that few …

World's Coolest Hotel Bathtubs (PHOTOS)

At the Mio Buenos Aires hotel, the bathtubs are works of art: Argentine Mario Dasso personally selects only the most beautiful pieces of calden wood (naturally felled by fire) and carves them into luxurious, oversize soaking tubs.<p>The coolest bathtubs give guests a sense of their own private in-room …

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Eight years later, Google reinvents its Maps for a data rich web

In February 2005, when Google released the earliest version of its Google Maps product, the company changed the way the world views online maps. …

Why Personalization Will Transform The Way We Think About Global Brands

Thirty years ago, in 1983, Ted Levitt, a professor at Harvard Business School published his landmark article, “The Globalization of Marketing.”<p>He advocated for a central marketing function in charge of the brand proposition, its strategic direction, its executional guidelines, policies, language, …

Google I/O 2013 Is All About Cleaning Up the Mess and Filling In the Gaps

Google’s I/O conference keynote was, in many ways, the opposite of what we expected.<p>Google did not announce any new hardware — no new Nexus 4 phone, …

WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell Discusses Tech Acquisitions

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Skift's approach to building a new media company: It's as much about data as it is about news

Despite the many miserable prognoses for the future of the media business, a few stubborn entrepreneurs still see fit to venture into content-driven …

Best Trips 2013

TravelPhoto Gallery<p>Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.

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The Only Cool Treadmill…Ever

There’s a reason why in-home treadmills often become a place to hang clothes rather than an exercise machine….they’re B-O-R-I-N-G! When you can’t run …

Jacob Barnett, 14-Year-Old With Asperger's Syndrome, May Be Smarter Than Einstein

When Jacob Barnett was 2 years old, he was diagnosed with moderate to severe autism. Doctors told his parents that the boy would likely never talk or read and would probably be forever unable to independently manage basic daily activities like tying his shoe laces.<p>But they were sorely, …

5 raisons pour lesquelles Youtube pourrait tuer la TV. - Mikael Witwer

<b>Youtube vient de dépasser le milliard d’utilisateurs uniques par mois et ne compte pas s’arrêter là. En effet, Eric Smidt (CEO de Google) n’hésite</b> …