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Apple's Craziest, Most Futuristic Patents Show How Insanely Ambitious Its Thinking Is

Luckily it's often possible to get a hint of what Apple has in the works, just by looking at its many patent applications.<p>It's important to note that Apple files for many more patents than it will actually use, employing a protective strategy that quickly annoys those tired of legal patent battles …

Tech Industry

6 Harsh Truths That Will Make You a Better Person

<b>2017, motherfuckers. Yeah! LET'S DO THIS.</b><p>"Do what?" you ask. I DON'T KNOW. <b>LET'S FIGURE THAT OUT TOGETHER, MOTHERFUCKERS.</b><p>Feel free to stop reading …

10 Actions Vietnamese People Need To Take To Save Their Startup Scene Today

The Vietnamese startup community is in a crisis. New companies are struggling to scale, there’s a lack of mentors, no money for new startups, not …

Startups

15 TED Talks That Will Change Your Life

Feel like getting inspired, motivated or just looking for a feel-good cry? Then look no further. There's no better way to start your day than with a …

The Pixar Theory: Every Character Lives in the Same Universe

<i>Jon Negroni spent one year untangling the secret world hidden deep within Pixar films. This thesis (printed in full below) originally appeared on his</i> …

Andy Manoske's answer to I'm a 15-year-old with an amazing product idea. Should I ask for funding?

<b>Short and vulgar answer:</b><br>"Fuck funding, get coding."*<p><b>Considerably longer and slightly less vulgar answer:</b><br>When I was in college I used to have the same …

Startups

6 Designer Tricks to a More Comfortable Home

Designers share their tricks.<p>From being able to kick back with an ottoman to keeping a throw in every room, we asked five decorators to share how they make a house feel more cozy.

Rare Colour Photos Of Women Working During WW2

In the countless history books, many of the major of achievements are based on the accomplishments of men. But in the darkest depths of World War 2, …

6 Features We Want To See In The Next Mac OS

We’ve all seen what’s coming in OS X and iOS 7. Here’s what we’d like to see as those two platforms evolve into one.<p>Apple has shown their cards, for now. And even in light of all the hysteria around Jony Ive’s first new products and iOS 7’s unicorn icons, not much is different in Apple’s upcoming …

The 4 Weapons Of Exceptional Creative Leaders

Charles Day outlines four perhaps unexpected but effective weapons that the best creative leaders use in their battle for creativity and profitability.<p>For the leader of a company powered by creativity, the difficulties of navigating today’s complex marketplace are compounded by the fact that, in …