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The Ekmans' Atlas of Emotion

Personality Trait<p>Each emotion has a corresponding personality trait that represents a longer term manifestation of an emotion.<p>Psychopathology<p>Each …

It's Time To Commit Long-Term To Our Clothing

What would you do for the perfect pair of jeans? Travel across time zones? Pay a full month’s salary? I know people who have, and I’ll bet you do …

Sustainability
Fossil Fuels

Goodbye Cotton, Hello Hemp?

<b>Cotton. You love it, I love it, but Mother Nature freakin' hates it.</b><p>About 20 million tons of cotton are produced each and every year, making it far and away the world's most profitable non-food crop. But it's resource intensive in a big way.<p>It takes about 20,000 liters of water to produce just one …

Profit

​catching up with slow fashion: safia minney's ethical fashion revolution

i-D speak with the People Tree founder as she celebrates 25 years at the forefront of the ethical fashion industry in a new book, Slow Fashion, collecting industry wisdom from Caryn Frankin, Zandra Rhodes, Lily Cole, Livia Firth and many more.<p>Safia Minney is a force of nature; a relentless …

Fair Trade

Secrets To Staying Fit Even When It Feels Impossible

<i>Todd McCullough is a former University of Florida football player and creator of TMAC FITNESS. He specializes in helping busy people get into shape</i> …

Inhabitat's Week in Green: Toyota's new Prius, and more!

Tesla is set to unveil its most affordable electric car ever next weekend, but Chevrolet stole a bit of its thunder by rolling out the first pre-production Bolt EV. Meanwhile, Toyota debuted the Prius Prime, a plug-in hybrid with a record-breaking 120 MPGe rating. Hybrid Air Vehicles launched the …

Three Ways the Conscious Fashion Movement Is Raising Its Game With Millennials

The millennial generation, oh so coveted by marketers, is the primary driving force behind the go-green revolution. From food to consumer products, …

Sustainability

Google’s Eric Schmidt has a 10-year prediction of how tech will disrupt whole industries

In conversation with Khan Academy founder and amateur baritone, Sal Khan, Google chairman Eric Schmidt predicted how technology will change whole industries over the next 10 years. The path to tech riches, he predicts, will be startups that use existing online tools to unseat incumbents.<p>For …

Forget Wi-Fi: You may soon access the internet via ordinary light bulbs

Light-speed internet may be upon us. A technology called “Li-Fi” uses light waves from ordinary LED light bulbs to deliver internet connectivity that that is cheaper, more secure and 100 times faster that broadband internet.<p>Velmini—a tech company in Tallinn, Estonia—is the first to test visible …

Wi-Fi

Neuroscientists explain why control freaks are ineffective leaders

Whether you're an IT manager locking down access and permissions to IT-business collaboration tools, or a micromanager who forces a process on her employees to get work done, you may be negatively affecting business productivity.<p>Historically, leaders have controlled employees rather than connecting …

Psychology

Elon Musk Says Tesla Vehicles Will Drive Themselves in Two Years

In Elon Musk’s world, “easy” is used to describe problems many might consider impossible—or at least very difficult to solve. Producing a fully …

Tesla

How Fashion Brands Can Help Turn the Tide on Ocean Pollution

Adidas’ collaboration with Parley for the Oceans to create 3D-printed sneakers made from ocean waste sets an example for other brands.<p><b>NEW YORK,</b> …

Pollution

Man buys $27 of bitcoin, forgets about them, finds they're now worth $886k

Bought in 2009, currency’s rise in value saw small investment turn into enough to buy an apartment in a wealthy area of Oslo<p>Bitcoin: what you need to know<p>This article was originally published on 29 October 2013. Due to a technical fault, it has been republished here, on a new page.<p>The meteoric rise …

Bitcoin

Goodbye apps, hello smart agents: Are you ready for the post-app world?

Smart agents and productivity<p>Gartner predicts that by year-end 2016, more complex purchasing decisions – such as where parents buy back-to-school …

Artificial Intelligence

3 Tips for Turning a Company Into a Brand | Inc.com

Boosting online visibility has never been more important. Because of this, the number one job for companies online is building a unique brand and gaining credibility. No longer can companies create brands using old school tactics. In this smart era, the traditional form of branding doesn't work at …

Marketing

Shifting Gears to Cycling Would be Big Climate Boost

Something green is happening in larger cities throughout the U.S. — green-colored bike lanes are spreading like bubble tea shops throughout …

Urban Design

Dutch architect envisions self-sufficient desert cities constructed from salt

A brilliant new building material designed by a recent architecture graduate of TU Delft could solve several pressing environmental challenges at …

This Undulating Cabinet Is Like Joy Division’s Album Cover Come To Life

If you like Unknown Pleasures, you’ll enjoy looking inside Sebastian Errazuriz’s Wave Cabinet.<p>If you ever wanted to own a cabinet that channels the cover art of Joy Division’s <i>Unknown Pleasures</i>, here’s your chance: the Wave Cabinet, a sideboard created by New York artist and designer Sebastian …

Furniture

A Fun "Eye Test" for Designers

Which color doesn't fit?<p>Of all the silly web games out there, this one is actually fun for Pantone-familiar designers. iGame's Eye Test presents a …

Design

Sony a7R II: The World’s First Back-Illuminated 35mm Full Frame Sensor and 4K

Sony has just unleashed its new a7R II mirrorless camera, a followup to the highly-regarded a7R. The new camera features the world’s first …

Cameras

Your Startup's Pitch Needs Only These 10 Slides | Inc.com

Pitching your startup to investors just might be the most nerve-wracking aspect of starting your new business -- well, besides the prospect of losing your shirt.<p>I get it. The last thing you want to do when you're sleep-deprived and edgy and suffering startup angst is pitch it over... and over... …

Selling

This might be the best graduation speech of all time

America's colleges have already selected impressive graduation speakers this year, but it's going to be hard for even Tim Cook and Samantha Power to outshine history's greatest commencement speech.<p>Although the choice is obviously subjective in nature, we noticed one speech that repeatedly makes …

David Foster Wallace

Thin is in: The 2015 MacBook hands-on review

Imagine an iPad Air sliced in half. The top half peels up to reveal a pin-sharp high-res screen. The other half has a full-size keyboard that’s almost flat.<p>This is the new MacBook; Apple’s latest crazy thin laptop that, as usual, is dividing the tech punditsphere.<p>With no ports but one, some think …

A major change is coming to Google search

The revised formula, scheduled to be released Tuesday, will favor websites that Google defines as "mobile-friendly." Websites that don't fit the description will be demoted in Google's search results on smartphones while those meeting the criteria will be more likely to appear at the top of the …

SEO

Google Launches New 'Slides' iOS App, Updates Docs and Sheets With Microsoft Support

Google today launched a new <i>Google Slides</i> app for the iPhone to complement both <i>Google Docs</i> and <i>Google Sheets</i>, putting it in a position to better compete with business-oriented iOS software suites from both Apple and Microsoft. With <i>Slides</i>, Google now offers apps for creating word-based documents, …

The new technologies that will change human civilization as we know it - h+ Media

• authors Maciamo Hay<p><b>Where are technologies heading in the next 30 years ? How will they affect our lifestyle and human society ?</b><p>Most adults alive …

UX Design: Users Value Authenticity - Not Artificial Intelligence

<i>Greg Zontanos is the co-founder and CEO at Locish, a Q&A app that helps users find new places to eat, drink, and have fun.</i><p>They finally did it. Technology can now officially outsmart humans into believing it’s “one of our own.” Apocalyptic premonitions aside, this watershed moment – while an …

Scatto Italiano

Cycling holds a very significant place in the heart of Italian culture and design. From the annual Giro d'Italia race (that sends a rushing stream of neon spandex and carbon fiber through the countryside) to "Bicycle Thieves" (aka "The Bicycle Thief," the iconic novel and film of the same name that …

Brick Lane