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Why Malcolm X Still Speaks Truth to Power

Malcolm X was music in motion. He was jazz in motion, and, of course, jazz is improvisation, swing and the blues. Malcolm had all three of those …

In cold blood: Inside the Aaron Hernandez murder trial

NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass. — A Newport cigarette burning between his fingers, Tilio DiLoreto, the superintendent overseeing construction in an …

Apple’s Music app will get a major visual overhaul in iOS 8.4

But no sign of Beats<p>Apple's iOS 8.3 update has been out for a few days now, which means it's time for something new. Popping up today on Apple's developer channel is iOS 8.4, which might end up being the last point release we get ahead of iOS 9, which is expected to be unveiled at Apple's annual …

Meet the Mind Behind Studiotime.io, The Airbnb for Recording Studios

The music industry has evolved a great deal over the past few decades, and while more artists are<p>The music industry has evolved a great deal over the past few decades, and while more artists are taking to home studios to record and produce, traditional studios are certainly still a huge part of …

Musicians are wired for tech jobs

Your onsite IT guru and Jack White may have more in common than you think. The life of a techie strikes a familiar chord with those who are musically …

Jack White

The Golden Age of Online Music Is Over (and Another Is Beginning)

Beyonce and Rihanna's exclusive Tidal releases show that what was once a listener's paradise is now being carved into fiefdoms as competition between streaming platforms intensifies.<p>It might just be the platonic ideal of music listening: hear any song of your choice instantaneously, whenever and …

YouTube Music

'Life Is Strange' Blends Teen Angst And Time Travel

Life is Strange is an episodic video-game starring a teenage girl called Max living in rural Pacific Northwest. It’s a reminder of the difficulties of growing up, both for ourselves and for our children.<p>As is the way of video-games she discovers strange powers that function as a central play …

Ingrid Michaelson On The Music Industry's New Breed Of Fan

Ingrid Michaelson's been in the music biz for about 10 years now. That may not seem like a very long time, but it's a unique window for this …

What’s the most we can remember?

People with extraordinary memory talents suggest that your mind may be capable of retaining more than you think, says Adam Hadhazy.<p>Unlike digital cameras with full memory cards that cannot snap any more pictures, our brains never seem to run out of room. Yet it defies logic that one adult human …

8 Perks That Smart Solopreneurs Make Sure to Give Themselves | Inc.com

Do you work at home, or are you planning to? Having your home become your workplace can be challenging in some ways. It's easy to fall victim to loneliness, distractions, and the lure of the nearby fridge.<p>But working at home also offers huge advantages that your office-bound friends can only dream …

Keeping literature dirty

I was almost sorry to see the developers of the Clean Reader app — which would have allowed squeamish or morally didactic readers to remove profanity from books — take "immediate action to remove all books from our catalogue" last week, in response to authors outraged about their work being …

13 Simple Phrases to Ignite Her Passion

Relationships are funny things: One partner can be cruising along thinking everything's just fine and dandy, and the other can be curling up inside like a poinsettia after New Year's. One of us is sure we're on the right track, while the other is wondering, "Why don't we talk anymore?" And more …

University of California

7 Steve Jobs Quotes That Could Change Your Life

He came, he saw, he conquered...and he left behind some words to live by:<p><b>1. "I'm convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs</b> …

Motivation

There's A Hidden Dark Side To Being An Entrepreneur - It Wreaks Havoc On Your Mental Health

The life of an entrepreneur sounds glamorous when you’re on the outside looking in. Setting your own schedule, creating your own rules, and building the type of company you want to work for can be incredibly alluring.<p>In fact, successful entrepreneurs tend to be idolized by the masses as they appear …

Mental Health

Weight Loss Doesn't Always Lead to Happiness

Research has shown that dropping pounds doesn't mean higher well-being.<p>To lose weight is to become happier. At least, this is the narrative voiced by countless health gurus, ubiquitous advertisements, and, sometimes, overly blunt friends and relatives.<p>Americans buy in to the weight-loss game with …

Weight Loss

Does Stress Make Us Forgetful? (Is That Why We Can’t Find the Car Keys?)

An expert sorts through the effects of stress on memory, and its troubling relationship to dementia<p>Stress can be memory’s best friend. But when you forget where you put the car keys, stress can also make you feel stupid. One expert, Rajita Sinha, a professor of psychiatry and neurobiology at Yale …

Humanity

Robert Durst: the Millionaire Drifter Who Can't Run From His Past

The arrest of millionaire developer Robert Durst on murder charges in the 2000 execution-style slaying of a mobster's daughter-turned-journalist in Los Angeles isn't the most bizarre twist in Durst's life. Not by a long shot.<p>Durst, 71, was arrested Saturday in New Orleans at a hotel where he'd …

Why painful memories linger with us

If we didn’t forget pain, women would never go through childbirth twice – or so says the myth. But the truth is that agonising memories don’t always diminish.<p>If you visit someone with a newborn baby, their description of the pain of childbirth often includes the phrase “never again”. One friend …

Are you ‘over-connected’?

Wander the city in 2015 and all you’ll see is people staring at screens or talking on handsets. Is it changing who we are? Tom Chatfield weighs up the arguments.<p>A group of people wait by a monument, unaware of each other’s existence. A woman strides open-mouthed down a busy street, holding one hand …

Google Glass

Watch President Obama's historic speech in Selma for 'Bloody Sunday' anniversary

U.S. President Barack Obama spoke to a crowd of thousands in Selma, Alabama, on Saturday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday, a …

Black History

Is internet addiction real?

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Credit: Pond5/lasse<p>The stories are numerous, yet extreme, and thus widely covered. You’ve probably heard at least a few.<p>In …

How Men And Women Process Emotions Differently

Are women "wired" to be more emotional? Not exactly -- but new research provides more evidence that the male and female brain may have very different ways of processing emotion.<p>Previous research has shown that women generally experience higher levels of emotional stimulation than men. Now, a new …

Before The Bullets: An Oral History Of The Creation Of ‘Justified’

The pilot episode of FX’s <i>Justified</i> debuted on March 16, 2010. Based on a short story by Elmore Leonard titled “Fire in the Hole,” it introduced viewers to a shoot-first U.S. Marshal named Raylan Givens, a charismatic and eloquent crime boss named Boyd Crowder, and a collection of other characters …

Michael Mann: A Director Caught Between the Real and the Abstract

There’s a strange little moment early on in Michael Mann’s new cyberthriller <i>Blackhat</i> that gives you an idea of the kind of movie it’s going to be. …

24 Free Apps To Help You Change Your Habits

When you’re starting a new habit, you need all the help you can get.<p>I have a lot of things I want to accomplish in the upcoming year. Some of them are really small things (like learning to make hash browns, a breakfast food that has confounded me for years) and some are really big, like learning to …

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The Science Behind Motivation

Being motivated is a key part of being successful as an entrepreneur, and as such, it’s a subject that’s always fascinated me. Motivation comes from vision, goal setting, and celebrating small successes, but there’s more to it – there’s actually a science behind motivation.<p>Psychology – Why is …

Will Power

Millennials Are Less Racially Tolerant Than You Think

However frustrating the current state of race relations in the U.S., there is, according to various pundits and prognosticators, hope for the future: …