Andrew McGillBlockedUnblockFollowFollowing Nov 15, 2017 Every so often on The Atlantic’s Product team, we drop what we’re doing and spend a day messing around. Lots of whiteboards, some frantic coding,
Philip gould/Getty Images When you’re a leader — no matter how long you’ve been in your role or how hard the journey was to get there — you are merely overhead unless you’re bringing out the best in your
Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek. He's so funny, that Elon Musk. He's so cool, too. He dresses like a '90s rock star and seems to
A secret about success is that it is just as much about what you give up as what you gain. Are you willing to give up late nights out for late nights in working? Are you willing to turn a deaf ear to criticisms?
Even those who are not familiar with blockchain are likely to have heard about Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency and payment system that uses the technology. Another platform called Ethereum, that also uses
Chief technology officers need to keep their sleeves rolled up and maintain their coding skills to better challenge their teams of developers. Many chief technology officers study technology, consider
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When it comes to popular politics, the immigration issue is fast replacing social conservative hot buttons like abortion and gay marriage. Immigration is more than migrant workers and undocumented individuals
In May of last year, I took a trip to Nevada to report a profile of a political candidate. After a three-hour interview with my subject, a member of her communications team suggested we go to lunch. Midway
Internet Archive Brings Oregon Trail, Prince Of Persia, Lemmings And 2200+ Other MS-DOS Games To Your Browser
Time to get nostalgic! Remember when The Internet Archive brought hundreds upon hundreds of classic console games online and made them playable in the browser? And when they did it again with hundreds
I was such a dyed-in-the-wool corporate Sally, my husband used to say that if I cut my arm I’d bleed my company’s logo colors. It was true. I really loved my corporate job. I thought I would never consult
For U.S. residents of the East Coast, Reykjavik can be a shorter flight than going to California, and you'll get hot springs, unique food (fermented shark anyone?), interesting culture and live volcanoes.
Two weeks before she killed herself, my older sister Marcia showed up at my house, wanting to ask an important question. She stared at me for a long time, looking haggard and sad after months of depression,
Between iOS 8 and the iPhone 6, 2014 may have been one of the best years yet for iPhone users. But killer updates from Apple aside, there was no shortage of great new apps this year. From killer new productivity
Picture This: Your alarm clock didn’t go off so you jump out of bed to get ready for work in 5 minutes. You spill your coffee while sitting in a traffic jam and, once you get to the office, you find out
IDEAS Barker is the author of Barking Up The Wrong Tree Many say technology is tearing us apart but studies generally show that tech and the internet make us happier. What gives? There’s certainly a near-term
Hardware has always lagged behind software in the open source movement. But one website is beginning to change that. Emile Petrone founded Tindie for selfish reasons. “The basic idea was that there wasn’t