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Fila Is Relaunching Its Classic 'Mindblower' Sneaker With 47 Different Collaborations

The brand teamed up with a slew international influencers, brands, retailers, and tastemakers.<p>The Mindblower sneaker made its debut more than 20 years ago and caught eyes with its chunky shape and warped, asymmetrical logo. That was back in 1995, but as the cyclical nature of fashion would have it, …

Footwear

Fila Is Relaunching Its Classic 'Mindblower' Sneaker With 47 Different Collaborations

The brand teamed up with a slew international influencers, brands, retailers, and tastemakers<p>The Mindblower sneaker made its debut more than 20 years ago and caught eyes with its chunky shape and warped, asymmetrical logo. That was back in 1995, but as the cyclical nature of fashion would have it, …

Shoes

The Mind of the Leader: How to Lead Yourself, Your People, and Your Organization for Extraordinary Results

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>March 13, 2018</b><p>Join the global movement that's making corporations more people-centric to achieve great results. The world is facing a global leadership crisis. Seventy-seven percent of leaders think they do a good job of engaging their people, yet 88 percent of employees …

Leadership

Exclusive: Secret Documents From Russia’s Election Trolls Leak

An online auction gone awry reveals substantial new details about how the Kremlin-backed troll farm ginned up IRL protests and targeted specific …

Save $205 on These Allen Edmonds Brown Leather Dress Shoes

Allen Edmonds has built a reputation on producing quality American-made dress shoes for over 90 years. The Wisconsin-based company offers a …

Study identifies traces of indigenous 'Taino' in present-day Caribbean populations

A thousand-year-old tooth has provided genetic evidence that the so-called "Taíno", the first indigenous Americans to feel the full impact of …

Anthropology

This Pocket PC Could Replace Your Desktop

The Ockel Sirius B runs Windows 10 and fits in any standard pocket.<p>Sometimes it’s the smallest things that can have the most significant impact. A …

Why Do So Many Managers Forget They’re Human Beings?

In our assessments, surveys, and interviews of over a thousand leaders, many comments stood out, but one in particular was especially powerful and thought-provoking. “Leadership today,” Javier Pladevall, CEO of Volkswagen Audi Retail in Spain, told us, “is about unlearning management and relearning …

Leadership

This 1 Quote Describes the Most Important Trait You Can Have as a Leader | Inc.com

The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the highest honor that can be bestowed on an American citizen. In November 2016, legendary Los Angeles Dodgers announcer Vin Scully received the award at a star-studded event in the East Room of the White House.<p>As his award was presented by President Obama, …

Leadership

When Burnout Is a Sign You Should Leave Your Job

You have the right to have work that enriches and enlivens you, rather than diminishing you. This is my own personal declaration of human rights at work. It informs everything I do as a coach, management professor, and human being. Yet it’s surprisingly controversial. Managers and employees in …

Human Rights

The 10 best winter coats to wrap up warm in for 2018

Baby, it's cold outside. Or more precisely: damn freezing. There's no escaping it; it's time to invest in a new winter coat. Your shivering body will thank you for it.<p>Warmth is your primary mission, but how do you know which coats are going to keep you toasty and which ones will plunge you further …

How to screenshot on Snapchat without them knowing

We show you how to bypass Snapchat’s screenshot ban with this neat trick<p>The initial premise of Snapchat was that happy-go-lucky users could send …

Social Media

The First-Ever 360-Degree Video Surgery Is Happening On Thursday

As a surgeon prepares to broadcast a cancer tumor removal, startups are working on a universe of ways to marry virtual reality with health care.<p>Over the course of two hours or so on Thursday, Dr. Shafi Ahmed will perform a more-or-less routine surgery on a man in his seventies with colon cancer. …

How to deal with highly negative people

It’s easier said than done. Here are a few simple strategies for dealing with that special misanthrope in your life<p>What is the single biggest determinant of your happiness?<p>The answer to this question, as you probably already know, is not “wealth,” “fame,” “beauty” or “power”. Rather, it is how …

Self-help

An N.Y. Man Has Been Indicted for Plotting to Assist ISIS

An upstate New York man was indicted by a federal grand jury on Tuesday for allegedly seeking to aid the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria …

Terrorism

Cops ID people behind vile ice bucket prank on teen - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- Police have identified those involved in an incident in which the ice bucket challenge trend was used to trick an autistic teenager into being drenched with a bucket of urine, feces and spit.<p>Authorities are not yet releasing the names, and are not discussing potential charges as the …

The Rise Of The Crypto Phone

Cell phones just got a whole lot more secure.<p>Between revelations of NSA spying and a sense that marketers and hackers are picking our digital pockets, we’re all getting a little edgy about cellular security. Hence the rapid growth of the cryptophone industry. Most of the handsets run on “hardened” …

Eggless Eggs Exist and This Is What They Taste Like

The product’s logo says it all. It’s a silhouette of a tiny plant against the background of an egg shell, and it represents a revolutionary idea in …

Breakfast

Now that it’s legal, here’s how to unlock your phone on all four U.S. carriers

Advertisement<p>62 Comments<p>Credit: Sashkin/Shutterstock<p>After you’ve finished up with a two-year smartphone contract, one of the easiest ways to save …

The Best-Selling, Billion-Dollar Pills Tested on Homeless People

How the destitute and the mentally ill are being used as human lab rats<p><b>By Carl Elliott</b><p><i>Photographs by Jeffrey Stockbridge<br>Illustrations by Matt Rota</i><p><b>Two</b> …

Online Privacy

How clinical trials are turning homeless people into lab rats

Drugs need to go through a lot of testing before they actually make it to market, but that testing isn't all occurring in quite as ethical of a way as we might hope. Over at Medium, Carl Elliott describes the growing use of homeless people as test subjects in drug trials. Homeless shelters have …

The pacemaker of the future might be made of heart cells

A new technique uses gene therapy to create "biological pacemakers" in pigs<p>Cardiologists in Los Angeles have developed a gene-therapy technique that allows them to transform working heart-muscle cells into cells that regulate a pigs’ heartbeat. This procedure, described today in the <i>Science</i> …

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New hope for treating cancer? Patterns seen in 12 types of tumors

Examining the molecular profiles of tumors from 12 different types of cancers, scientists working with the National Institutes of Health-backed Cancer Genome Atlas said Thursday they had found striking similarities between tumors originating in different organs.<p>Their discoveries, made possible by …

No more debt!: The new plan to destroy tuition and loans

A new system would get rid of college debt, by making some schools free — with a novel way to pay it forward<p>If states are the laboratories of democracy, then what’s happening in Oregon's lab seems destined to become one of the most controversial higher education experiments of all. Championed by …

Obama Announces Detailed Six Point Plan To Make College Affordable

Yesterday, President Barack Obama broke with his practice of declaring an intractable issue his top priority, before abandoning it to Congressional …

Watch Lab-Grown Heart Tissue Beat On Its Own [Video]

Be still my heart.<p>A team of scientists from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine has created lab-grown human heart tissue that can beat on its own, according to a new study in <i>Nature Communications</i>.<p>In 2008, a University of Minnesota study showed that the original cells from a rat heart …