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Nest CEO Tony Fadell on the iPod, iPhone, and the importance of shipping products

Tony Fadell has had a storied career in Silicon Valley. He grew up in Michigan and took to building things early, thanks to a grandfather who gave him lots of tasks — like changing electrical sockets at the age of four. He became tech savvy, moved to Silicon Valley, and got a job at General Magic, …

Business Strategy

Stone Bitter Chocolate Oatmeal Stout

Originally released in 2008 to mark the 12th Anniversary of Stone Brewing, Stone Bitter Chocolate Oatmeal Stout is back for a special encore …

10 Places You Have to See to Believe

Are you ready for your daily dose of wanderlust (and then some)? These wonders around the world—from Seussian flower fields to seas that shine like stars—simply must been seen to be believed.

New Zealand

Knocking Down The Walls (And Leaving It That Way) Might Be The Most Efficient Renovation Ever

Taking notions of minimalism to new levels, Japanese architecture firm Schemata decided to breathe new life into a traditional two-story house by stripping it down to its most skeletal elements–and then just leaving it.<p>Located in the Saitama prefecture of Japan, the home had been conceived by its …

Exploring TWA's Abandoned Terminal at New York's John F. Kennedy International

A survey of former jet-age glory.<p>When you first step out of the terminal at John F. Kennedy International in New York City, one of your first impressions of the city is also one of its most solemn icons: the former Trans World Airlines Flight Center. Legendary Finnish-American architect Eero …

Street Photography

UO Smart Beam Laser Projector

Small projectors are nothing new. But most involve compromises, either in the maximum resolution or brightness. The UO Smart Beam Laser Projector …

Gear & Gadgets

This Tiny Swimmer's Wrist Band Is a Life Preserver

Who needs a vest?<p>A hefty, bright-orange life preserver isn't the most flattering thing to sport while spending a day on the water, but, for safety's sake, we wear one anyway. However, now that there's an alternative—the Kingii, a new type of life-preserver alternative—we may be opting out of the …

What a bit of color can do !

Kickstarter project Baggizmo aims to be the gadget bag for every occasion

The market for gadget bags is an especially crowded one.<p>Besides general purpose bags with tons of pockets to accommodate to our ever-growing gadget …

The Neuroscience Of Emoticons

Yes, there is one. 🙂<p>It’s hard to say for sure when the first emoticon appeared–some see one as far back as 1862, in the transcript of a speech by Abraham Lincoln–but its digital birth is typically dated to September 19, 1982. That’s when computer scientist Scott Fahlman of Carnegie Mellon …

The YouTube Of Data Visualization Is Here

A new site called Dadaviz aims to make quality visualizations just as social and discoverable on the web as video or music.<p>When you want to watch web videos, you often go to YouTube. When you want to listen to music from indie artists, you might hit up Soundcloud. But where do you go on the web if …

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How 60 Seconds And One Word A Day Can Reduce Your Stress

Our inner voices are doing serious damage to our self-esteem. One expert weighs in to show how relaxation can change the script.<p>Remember the childhood rhyme, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me?” It sounds optimistic, but it’s actually not true.<p>According to …

Project Fixup Plays Matchmaker In The Digital Age

There are almost as many singles in the U.S. as there are singles who’ve tried online dating. But all those winks, pokes, nudges and swipes are a waste of your precious time in looking for love, according to new dating site Project Fixup.<p>This new “digital matchmaker” site aims to use online dating …

The Majority Of Today’s App Businesses Are Not Sustainable

Though the app stores continue to fill up with ever more mobile applications, the reality is that most of these are not sustainable businesses. According to a new report out this morning, half (50%) of iOS developers and even more (64%) Android developers are operating below the “app poverty line” …

5 Ways To Be The Master Of Your Inbox

With so much relying on your inbox management, here’s how to make your email work for you.<p>Email has changed the way we live and work. There isn’t a business in existence that doesn’t use email in some way to communicate with staff, customers, and suppliers.<p>Not only is email integral to a modern …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Time Management

Tag: Architecture & Interiors

A Modest, Mostly Vintage Rental in Berlin by Quiet Studios<p>by Alexa Hotz<p>A Luminous, Euro-Style Row House in Washington, DC, Courtesy of Studio Oink<p>by …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

David Welch's Red Boat Bloody Mary Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Chef Jenn Louis of Lincoln in Portland, OR brings this recipe from her husband, cocktail master David Welch that elevates the ordinary Bloody Mary into something new with the help of a dose of fish sauce. —Jenn Louis<p><b>Makes: 1 batch</b><p>20 ounces tomato juice<br>• 2.5 ounces lime juice<br>• 1 ounce Red …

Recipes

Undercover Police Are Targeting Uber And Lyft Drivers To “Send A Message”

Undercover police operations have been systematically targeting Uber and Lyft drivers by issuing citations totaling thousands of dollars in cities including Madison and Pittsburgh.<p>In Madison, a police sting operation from the weekend resulted in $1,300 in fines for drivers of both e-hailing …

Ideo Imagines 19 Concepts To Ease The Aging Process

We are living longer than ever before. How can we get the most out of those extra years? Ideo imagines 19 concepts–13 of which we’ve highlighted here–from pill necklaces to safe sex campaigns aimed at improving our twilight years.<p>In 1950, the average life expectancy for men and women in the U.S. …

Norman Foster On Designing Apple’s $5 Billion “Spaceship” Campus

Take a peek inside the development of Apple’s new spaceship headquarters in this newly released video.<p>Apple is building an amazing new campus with Norman Foster that is estimated to cost $5 billion–a billion dollars more than the new World Trade Center complex. That is due to an Apple-like …

The Relentlessly Experimental Buildings Of Mies Van Der Rohe

An extensive new monograph explores 60 years of the modernist icon’s pioneering, and often radical, work.<p>Half a century after his death, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe remains one of the most influential architects of the modern era. He radically changed the way we think about skyscrapers, pioneering the …

Dreaming With Your Eyes Open: How Humans Are Hardwired For Stories

Brain Games host Jason Silva explains the transformation that occurs when we’re immersed in a story, and what makes an effective storyteller.<p>Talking to Jason Silva might make your head spin. Perhaps not quite in the same manner as the possessed child at the center of <i>The Exorcist</i>, but something …

This Is Why You’re Not Funny: A Professor’s Scientific Approach To Dissecting Humor

Professor Peter McGraw and writer Joel Warner talk to Co.Create about the academic and scientific research they conducted while writing their book, The Humor Code, all in service of determining why your pun sucks. Plus: They evaluate some well-known bits to determine if, in fact, they are …

Comedy

Visualizing Which Countries People Are Trying To Get Away From, And Where They’re Going

A new tool combines country-level and census data to reveal how people move across the planet.<p>The patterns of human migrations around the world are fascinating to think about. Global movements reflect current events–whether war and strife, or economic opportunity and technological improvement–and …

Geography

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