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Capitalism is unfolding exactly as Karl Marx predicted

One hundred and sixty years ago, at a time when the light bulb was not yet invented, Karl Marx predicted that robots would replace humans in the workplace.<p>“[O]nce adopted into the production process of capital, the means of labor passes through different metamorphoses, whose culmination is the …

Karl Marx

The Comprehensive Guide to Getting Started in Virtual Reality

A curated collection of virtual reality links and resources.<p>This guide started as a personal collection of links, videos, and other resources for …

Top 100 most interesting sales at Scottsdale Auction Week

Hagerty's industry-standard statistics show that US$247.8 million was spent this year, and that's down 5 percent from last year's $259.8 million, and …

Classic Cars

Why the lion is art’s most powerful symbol

Images of the fierce animal are so commonplace in art as to be overlooked. Alastair Sooke explores the meaning of this enduring icon.<p>Anyone who has visited Trafalgar Square in London will know that tourists tend to gravitate to one feature above all others: the set of four enormous bronze lions, …

Ancient History

How IBM is Training Its Workforce to Think Like Designers

To win in the age of cognitive computing and cybersecurity, the venerable tech giant is betting big on design thinking. How big? It now boasts the …

AudioStream Reviewer's Choice: 5 Favorite Albums (and more) of 2017

The AudioStream gear-reviewer team teams up to share their favorite new music (and more) from 2017 (it was a very good year). Enjoy!<p>Michael …

Inside the World’s Only Watch Design University

<i>Originally published by Anders Modig on Hodinkee.</i><p>Opening doors reveal the soft humming of machines, which mixes with conversations of carefree …

Here’s the Best Way to Match Tones in Composite Photos

One of the most common difficulties with compositing photos is having the color tones of the different parts of the image match. This can be tricky …

Monthly Spins: November 2017

What an extraordinary month October has been for the release and discovery of great new music. I had to make a new section entitled <b>Honorable Mentions</b> …

Happy birthday GTA: The 20 best tracks to lie, cheat and steal to

1997 was an amazing year, wasn't it? <i>Titanic</i> broke our hearts and became the highest grossing movie ever while <i>Batman & Robin</i> became the shittest movie …

Grand Theft Auto

How Design Thinking Influences Business Building | Inc.com

Design thinking has evolved as an extremely effective method to not only identify and address customer challenges, but to really impact the overall design of your business. At its core, the methodology focuses on solving complex problems, and when effectively applied to business it can dramatically …

Design

10 ways to fix your résumé when you're not entry-level anymore

It may not feel like it, but once you've got a few years of job experience under your belt, you're not an entry-level employee anymore — you're mid-level.<p>Your approach to finding a job will need to change accordingly.<p>No longer can you rely on what you did in college to impress potential employers — …

This epic presentation forecasts the future of tech and media

Augmented reality is a nascent industry, but it will eventually become a $70 billion business, according to top business consultant Michael Wolf.<p>That's just one of numerous predictions Wolf has for the future of the tech and media industries. He's also bullish on smart speakers and digital …

Learn 28 Powerful Photoshop Tips, Tricks, and Hacks in Just 20 Minutes (VIDEO)

This post-processing tutorial from Nathaniel Dodson is a bit different from others we have shared. While Dodson typically devotes an entire video to …

Trumpeter Herb Alpert: 'The guys that are in control are not honoring the arts'

While walking from his sculpture and painting studios to his recording studio on a typically Pacific-breezy afternoon, trumpeter, A&M Records co-founder and philanthropist Herb Alpert paused to describe his first brush with a horn.<p>It was at a music appreciation class when he was a kid, Alpert, 82, …

Flute

Later... with Jools Holland: the 25 best performances

<b>As Later... With Jools Holland celebrates 25 years on BBC Two, we look back at the show's 25 greatest performances</b><p>1. Shane MacGowan and Nick Cave: What a Wonderful World (1992)<p>Possibly the bleakest ever rendition of Louis Armstrong's timeless ballad. Together, king of the goths Cave and the Pogues' …

Dance

The Surprising Reason Toyota Just Patented a 'Cloaking Device'

The Japanese auto maker is developing a device that would improve visibility for motorists.<p>From cloaking devices that conceal spaceships, to Harry Potter’s hand-me-down disappearing blanket, or even the One Ring and its power to conceal its wearer, invisibility is a staple in science fiction and …

Engineering

A framework for measuring design maturity

If we want design to be at the core of the business, we need to know how to evaluate its maturity.It is a long article, ~bear~ with meIf you ask any …

UX Design

Electric time machine: VW ID Buzz concept gets production green light

Is there any car more suited to a slew of hippie jokes?<p>Volkswagen created the ID Buzz concept to show off just how many different body styles could be adapted to its new electric platform. The platform was already confirmed for production, but now, the ID Buzz's body is, too.<p>Volkswagen chairman …

Volkswagen

Photo Comparison: BMW 8 Series Concept vs Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe Concept

Fans of the Bavarian brand have been buzzing about the new BMW 8 Series Concept Coupe. Recently debuted, the BMW 8 Series Concept is a stunning …

BMW Resurrects The 8-Series In Glorious Fashion

BMW have revived one of their most formidable cars in its history with the world premiere of the new Series-8 concept vehicle.<p>Set to debut at this …

101 places to find amazing, royalty-free images for your business

Regardless if you own an online business, are a freelancer or run a blog, high-quality images are an absolute necessary. The reason? They can …

Product Design: Wrist Watches

Some people love their wrist watches. I usually don't use one, but I sure enjoy a well designed clock. When it comes to the product design of clocks, …

15 mutant images that will stop you in your tracks

And a unique insight into big wave photography, from the man who took them.<p>Trent Slatter is not your run-of-the-mill surf photographer. He has a …

Seeing Red: 70 Years of Ferrari at the Petersen Museum

When the Petersen Automotive Museum completed its extensive 14-month renovation and reopened its doors in December of 2015, automotive enthusiasts were treated to a refreshed 95,000 square feet of exhibit space boasting 25 separate galleries. At the time of opening our favorite of those was the …

The History Of Prog In 50 Albums

Prog is the genre that refuses to die. Since its inception 50 years ago, it has swung in and out of fashion, from the glory days of the 1970s to its …

Classic Rock

How Much Is This Le Mans Test Mule Ferrari 268 SP Worth?

They’re a funny thing, those vintage Ferrari sports cars. To think they all had a maximum depreciation point for aging to the status of “outdated” or …

Sports Cars

Original Ferrari Blueprints

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Art<br>• Cars<br>• Classic Cars<br>• Design<br>• Ferrari<br>• Italian<p>This set of three Ferrari blueprints are due to sell (individually) at the Amelia …

The sexiest thing at Chicago is this 48-year-old Alfa

The Tipo 33 Stradale is timelessly, impossibly beautiful. And I hate to say it ... it's the best-looking car here.<p>The Tipo 33 Stradale is timelessly, impossibly beautiful. And I hate to say it ... it's the best-looking car at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show.

This might be the sexiest Mercedes-Benz 190SL ever

Believed to be an original "Clubsport" lightweight, an exceedingly rare thing, this 190SL has a sort of grace and elegance that its larger sibling, the 300SL, is famous for. Don't expect fire-breathing performance; it has a standard 120 hp motor instead of a race-spec unit—easily rectified for a …