Carla Kaiser

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Freedom To Draw, To Create, To Rest My Hand On The iPad

We are well aware that Adonit is set on making tools that help creative people stay creative, even on the go. With our increased dependency on …

Eizo Pin-up Calendar X-Ray

The Eizo: Pin-up Calendar 2010 offers you more than the usual nude – it shows everything. EIZO is a manufacturer of medical imaging high precision displays for the examination and diagnosis of radiographs.

Learn How To Code

This video by code.org is talking about the “superpower” that isn’t being taught in in 90% of US schools.

Design Matters with Ben Chestnut and Aarron Walter

I am thrilled over Debbie Millman’s most recent Design Matters episode with Mailchimp co-Founder Ben Chestnut and Aarron Walter, Director of User …

Creative Teams – What 7 elements do they all share?

Great creative teams — what do they all have in common? What can we learn from them?<p>Keith Sawyer got his PhD studying under Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi — …

Float Announces New Planned Spending Program to Build Interest-free Credit Line

Float Money (www.floatmoney.com) <b>first appeared on this blog</b> a while back when they were beginning to build awareness for their very unique …

Adam Alter interview: Can the color red make you look sexy?

Adam Alter<p>Adam Alter is an assistant professor of marketing at NYU’s Stern School of Business. His new book Drunk Tank Pink: And Other Unexpected …

Oscar Winner William Monahan On How To Write Unforgettable Dialogue

William Monahan, the Academy Award-winning screenwriter of “The Departed,” shares invaluable insight on character-driven dialogue, incorporating speech patterns, and the screenwriter as a performer.<p><i>“I don’t want to be a product of my environment. I want my environment to be a product of me.”</i><br>–Frank …

3 Reasons You Don’t Realize You’re Getting Sidetracked When You Are

Over-confidence, over-comparing, and over-focus. Are you ready to be so over it all?<p>Does the following remind you of anyone?<p>“Most people want to behave in ways that are consistent with their self-image as competent, effective, and honest human beings,” Francesca Gino tells <i>Forbes</i>. “Yet, even when …

Fitbit now syncs to Galaxy S 4, broader Android device support is coming

The state of Fitbit wireless syncing is far from ideal for Android users, but the company's latest step is proof that it's slowly getting better. Today, Fitbit updated its Android app to bring wireless syncing to the Galaxy S 4, which follows a previous update for the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note …

Set Up Triggers That Program Yourself to Eat More Mindfully

Mindful eating, or paying more attention when you eat, prevents you from overeating and makes meals more enjoyable. To make this a lasting habit, …

Mindfulness

How To Listen When Someone is Venting

<i>Even the most level-headed among us deal with anger and frustration at some point. A common reaction? Venting. We've all done it. But what's the best</i> …

Perspectives on Encrypted Media Extension Reaching First Public Working Draft

The HTML Working Group has announced their decision to release a First Public Working Draft of the Encrypted Media Extension (EME) specification. A …

Top 10 Computer Tricks Every Geek Should Know

We’ve talked before about the things every computer user should know how to do, but we geeks are special: we want to go above and beyond, to explore …

You Don’t Have to React

<b>You don’t have to react.</b><p>What do you do when confronted? When someone calls whom you’d rather not hear from? When you disagree with someone? When your …

Facebook wants to steal your soul

Mark Zuckerberg’s master plan: Transforming your smartphone into his mobile advertising billboard<p>The home screen of your smartphone, Mark Zuckerberg told the world on Thursday, is the "soul of your phone." Zuckerberg then proceeded to demo "Home," Facebook's bold new plan to take over the prime …

“River of Stars”: Picture “Game of Thrones” in China

Guy Gavriel Kay’s exquisite Asian-inspired epic fantasy offers a fresh twist on intrigue and adventure<p>Much as I look forward to each new episode of "Game of Thrones" and the less-frequent but even more engrossing books in George R.R. Martin's "A Song of Ice and Fire" series on which the HBO show is …

Hugh Howey: Self-publishing is the future — and great for writers

Books have changed forever, and that’s good. Writers will find readers and make more money going it alone, like me<p>Contrary to recent reports, I am not the story of self-publishing.<p>The story of self-publishing is Jan Strnad, a 62-year-old educator hoping to retire in four years. To do so is going to …