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Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work curated by …

The Mathematics of Design

It is common for people to group themselves into two categories; those who are good at art or design, and those who are good at math or science. The …

Mathematics

Artist Spotlight: Lowell Boyers – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

How To Turn The Job You Have Into The Job You Want

You don’t have your dream job, but the position exists at your company. What do you do? Learn the basics of job crafting and get on the path to doing what you love. It’s not as hard as you think.<p>My first gig after college was a year-long internship on the op-ed page of <i>USA Today</i>. My official job …

Why Productive Teams Have 3 Kinds Of Diversity

There are many different kinds of diversity. Here are a few you likely haven’t considered–and how they considerably help your work.<p>Here’s the bad news: People hire people who are identical to them. Here’s the good news: Working with people who <i>aren’t</i> identical to you is good for you work.<p>How so? A …

5 Reasons Everyone Sucks At Interviews

Don’t worry, it’s not you, it’s the strange ritual that is the job interview. Can it be fixed?<p>Job interviews are strange rituals: both sides of the table are fidgety, anxious, alert to the weightiness of situation, and if you were showing up to be interviewed by Google, you might have been …

Facebook Payments Test Isn’t A PayPal Competitor, It’s A Companion That Fills In Billing Info

Facebook is testing a way to make paying with a credit card easier, but it works with PayPal, not against it as AllThingsD wrote. The feature pre-fills credit card and billing info for making easier purchases through PayPal, Stripe, Braintree or other payment processors in third-party mobile apps. …

Birchbox Says Its Subscription Model Is Working, With 25% Of Revenues Coming From E-Commerce Store

Birchbox, a pioneer in the field of subscription e-commerce, said that its model of letting men and women sample personal care products and then up-selling them to buying the full products in an e-commerce store is working.<p>While reaching 400,000 monthly subscribers, the startup helped inspire a …

Fail Week: Max Levchin’s ‘Doomed’ College Startup That Maxed Out His Credit Cards (And Got Him Dumped)

The road to big, shiny success is often paved with quite a few failures. But for whatever reason, we in the tech press concentrate much more on stories about the big wins in the industry, and we tend to ignore the many losses incurred along the way. This is something that needs to change — people …

Why Founders Fail: The Product CEO Paradox

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Ben Horowitz is co-founder and partner of Andreessen Horowitz. He was co-founder and CEO of Opsware (formerly Loudcloud), which was acquired by HP, and ran several product divisions at Netscape. He serves on the board of companies such as Capriza, Foursquare, Jawbone, Lytro, Magnet,</i> …

A Personalized News App At Its Simplest: No Articles, Just Data

Instead of tracking headlines, Numbeez tracks numbers. Here’s why that might not be as absurd as it sounds.<p>When Mark Zuckerberg says he wants to build a “personalized newspaper,” he’s talking about photos, conversations between friends, music, and news articles. But when a small startup in Tel Aviv …

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Why Companies Are (Finally) Falling All Over Each Other To Become Best Places To Work

Smart companies have figured out that happy workplaces mean bigger bottom lines and winning the talent battle. Which is only good news for you.<p>Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him.<p><i>–Former U.S. General and President</i> …

What Your Brand Can Learn From Today’s Biggest Celebrities

Celebs live and die by their brand–and so does your company. Here are lessons from Bono, Kim Kardashian, Tiger Woods, and other huge stars on reinvention, staying relevant, and remaining true to yourself.<p>From pop stars turned politicians, to underwear models evolving into method movie …

Kostow's Top Napa Picks; Lollapalooza's Chow Town

· Where Christopher Kostow Says You Should Eat in Napa [CNTraveler]<br>· Eater Scenes: Lollapalooza Chow Town, Sunday at 5:30p.m. [Eater Chicago]<br>· OC Deputy Charged with Pepper Spraying Teen's Pizza [LAT]<br>· Australian Restaurant Empires in Crisis [The Age]<br>· Beirut's Hipster Brewmaster [NYT]<br>· …

Airbnb Updates Mobile Apps To Give Hosts Tools For Listing And Managing Spaces From Their Phones

Peer-to-peer marketplace company Airbnb has released new versions of its mobile apps that will give users better tools for managing their listings on the go. The app also has taken a big step forward by enabling users to list their space directly from their smartphones.<p>The new versions of the …

The Pinterest Roadmap Revealed

The rise of Pinterest wasn’t all cocktails and cupcakes. It conquered huge scaling challenges to become the world’s keepsake box. Now as the we ditch the desktop for mobile, how will Pinterest evolve to connect us with the things we love? Today Pinterest’s head of engineering Jon Jenkins gave a …

Pinterest Adds Price Alerts To Turn Aspirational Pins Into Purchases

Pinterest, which has long since served as a place where users collect items they want to buy as well as a leading referral source for e-commerce websites, is today taking another step toward encouraging users to not just aspire, but actually purchase the items they save with the debut of price …

Amazon Experiments With Its Own Take On Pinterest Called “Amazon Collections”

Amazon has quietly launched its own direct challenger to Pinterest with the debut of a feature called “Amazon Collections.” It’s a more attractive, image-heavy website where consumers can save, share and discover new products by browsing those others have saved. Like Pinterest, users create …

Why Being An Eternal Newbie Leads To Awesome Work

Set yourself in beginner mode. Develop a beginner’s mind. Our tools are constantly changing, so we need to get real good at learning.<p>“You will be newbie forever,” declared <i>Wired</i> cofounder Kevin Kelly. “Get good at the beginner mode, learning new programs, asking dumb questions, making stupid …

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Feed Your Career Octopus: Tips For Finding (And Keeping) Awesome Mentors

Research shows that mentors are an important and valuable asset for career planning. Everyone from Martha Stewart to Kid President to your high school English teacher can fill the role. Here’s advice on developing those coveted relationships.<p>You’ve just landed your first job.<p>Or it’s your second, or …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Your Weekend Has 60 Hours–Here’s How To Wring The Most Out Of Them

Do your weekends fly by too fast? Craft weekends that are memorable, relaxing, and productive with these 10 tips from productivity expert Laura Vanderkam.<p>Weekends always seem to go quickly, but they’re longer than we think. There are 60 hours between that 6 p.m. Friday beer and that 6 a.m. Monday …

Pig Candy

Posted by Josh<p>There are few pleasures in life quite like <b>pig candy</b>. This sugar coated treat hits so many culinary high marks it's insane—smokey, …

11 Music Venue Icons in the U.S.

For many people, music is the opposite of travel. It comes <i>to</i> us. If your dream is seeing “the Boss,” you wait for a tour, then buy your ticket to a variation on the same show in some big-box arena.<p>Yet some music venues are destinations themselves. After poring through hundreds of candidates in the …

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Samsung breaks ground on new campus, launches start-up accelerator

Last week was a big one for Samsung's Silicon Valley invasion plan.<p>On Wednesday, Samsung broke ground on its new Silicon Valley headquarters for its U.S. semiconductor business. A group of Samsung execs and San Jose city officials gathered on a ceremonial stage in north San Jose armed with shovels …

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