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Professor Claims To Have Decoded The Most Mysterious Manuscript Of All Time

The Voynich Manuscript, a 15th-century illustrated manuscript written in a language that’s never even been identified, has long been one of the most mysterious books of all time. Nobody, not even military cryptographers, have managed to decipher so much as a single page, and it has weird, …

Ancient History

Indigo Architecture & Interiors

The Inspiration Pad takes your writing to new places - The Fox Is Black

By way of the NSFW American Apparel Tumblr, I found myself reading an article on My Modern Met staring at notebooks whose lines had apparently gotten …

420,000 Matchsticks Form Lord of the Rings' Minas Tirith

Artist Pat Acton of Matchstick Marvels has constructed a massive model of Minas Tirith, the fictional city within the world of J.R.R. Tolkien's <i>Lord of the Rings</i>, with 420,000 matchsticks. The Iowa native, who has been working with matchsticks since he graduated from college back in 1977, uses …

Homemade Caramel Made Right Every Time

<i>Dawn Perry, photos by Zach DeSart</i><p>A salted caramel always makes for the ideal winter fix. With a few tips from the BA Prep School, you can have homemade caramel candies in your dessert arsenal.<p><b>SEE MORE:</b><b>Ingredients We Can't Cook Without</b><p>Undercook your caramel mixture and you'll end up with a stiff …

7 Steps to Finding Success as a Millennial Entrepreneur

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Older generations say millennials have short attention spans, a sense of entitlement, and little patience. The fact is, those qualities are not necessarily bad -- especially for young entrepreneurs.<p>What some call faults can …

Entrepreneurship

Out of the picture: why the world's best photo startup is going out of business

One day last month, the seven employees of Everpix gathered at their co-working space in San Francisco to discuss the company's impending shutdown. Wayne Fan, one of the co-founders, opened a mock-up of the screen that the photo storage service’s customers would see once the company announced the …

15 Creative & Multi-Functional Desks

You spend a good portion of your day at your desk. Why not make it a creative space that reflects your personality? We’ve rounded up 15 of our favorite creative and beautiful desks to make your home office a space you actually want to spend time in. And if these aren’t your speed we have DIY …

Don't Believe Your Eyes

What Not to Do When Pitching Your Company to a VC

There are a few things you absolutely shouldn't do when pitching your company to potential investors, a leading venture capitalist told an audience …

Innovation May Spark Economic Renewal: Warrior

<i>The Economist</i> magazine cover story recently explored whether innovation was dead. Is it possible that after five years of a tough economy with a slow …

AP Twitter Hack Shows It's Time for the Post-Password Era

We may not have needed more evidence that password-based security is as vulnerable today as it ever was.<p>But we got it anyway when a bogus tweet was …

Apply to be a TLV Global Shaper

Looking for exceptional 20-30 year old leaders<p>Who are the Global Shapers of the World Economic Forum?<p>The Tel Aviv Global Shapers Hub is a group of …

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• Mobile commerce<br>• On-demand economy<br>• Software as a service<br>• Non­profits<br>• Platform payments<p>Mobile commerce<p>With Stripe’s reliable and developer-friendly tools, …

Gizmox Raises $7.5M, Appoints New CEO To Help Enterprises Port IT Apps To Mobile Via HTML5

When it comes to consumer apps, the debate over HTML5 vs. native has seen native win a couple of key rounds recently, with a number of high-profile tech companies eschewing the open standard because of performance issues. However, when it comes to enterprise services, it looks like we may hear a …

Articles about light motif on Dwell.com - Dwell

While perusing the blogosphere, we found that one ornamental underwater organism has breached its deep-sea habitat and found its...<p>When asking people what matters most in their lives, they usually offer up values like friendship, health and happiness.<p>For Tad Beck, making a home out of a stolid, …

Herzog & de Meuron Break Ground on Solar-Powered Bordeaux Stadium

Herzog & de Meuron first unveiled plans for the gorgeous solar-powered Stade de Bordeaux in 2011 – and they just broke ground on it last week! The …

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20 Incredibly Useful Tools & Resources for Web Designers

When it comes to Web design, the tools you use play an integral part in your results. Of course, we’re big fans of getting down to the basics, like putting pencil to paper, but sometimes finding new apps and resources can help you get those creative juices flowing.<p>Check out our list of 25 …

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With $7M, learn-to-code startup Treehouse eyes high school market

As competition builds among companies teaching people to code online, Portland,Ore.-based Treehouse says it has raised a “war chest” of new funds.<p>On …

Have private schools helped teen app makers to thrive?

<b>Teenager Nick D'Aloisio hit the headlines last month when an app he had developed was bought by Yahoo for millions of pounds.</b><p>I interviewed Nick 13 months ago at his home in Wimbledon in south London and it was obvious he came from a successful, wealthy family who had opted to give him a private …

Beyond Medals and Memes: The Olympics As Test Bed For Urban Innovation

GE CMO Beth Comstock discusses how London 2012 and future Olympic Games should be seen as labs for urban innovation as the world’s population shifts to cities.<p>The world’s future is in cities–more and bigger. At the end of 2011, for the first time ever, the majority of Chinese lived in cities, a …

Max Greenfield On Being An Axe Auteur

The New Girl star writes, directs, and stars in the web series Finding Susan Glenn.<p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iR7NTPwSMeE<p>Max Greenfield is best known for playing Schmidt, the womanizing—and often shirtless—roommate on Zooey Deschanel’s FOX sitcom <i>New Girl</i>, and Axe, the men’s personal-care …