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Kicking the Figs out of Fig Newtons

Did you know that Fig Newtons have been around for 123 years?<p>Wait, scratch that. Fig Newtons were actually around for 121 years, and Newtons—just …

The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …

Yo

Yo.<p>It seems so simple. So mindless. It’s only slightly less boring than “Hey” or “Hi,” if only because of some perceived aggression or excitement attached to it. But Yo is anything but simple.<p>If you haven’t been following along on Twitter, Yo is the hottest new app that will leave you scratching …

The Simple Secret to Learning What Your Customers Really Want

The best way to learn about your potential customers? Speak to them. In person. In a setting where they're comfortable.<p>"Ask readers what they want, and they'll tell you vegetables. Watch them quietly, and they'll mostly eat candy."<p>That quote comes from Derek Thompson's <i>Atlantic</i> story about how …

Richard Branson's top 10 tips for success

<b>Richard Branson left school at the age of 16 and set up Student Magazine with one of his friends. He went on to start Virgin Records in the 1970s and is the founder of the Virgin Group. In the 1980s he formed Virgin Atlantic airline and the 1990s saw the arrival of Virgin Mobile and Virgin …

50 Most Inspirational Quotes in Sports

It doesn't matter if your dad owns a professional sports team or if you play squash on the weekends with Rupert Murdoch; if you don't perform as an elite athlete or coach, then you're history.<p>Consequently, the people in this list are uniquely qualified to inspire.<p>Major sports figures have …

Bruce Lee

Siamese fighting fish

These stunning portraits show Siamese fighting fish seemingly floating in mid air, displaying their long, flowing fins and brilliant colours. Thai photographer Visarute Angkatavanich uses specialist lighting and crystal-clear water to capture exuberantly finned and coloured varieties of <i>Betta</i> …

Two Friends Hiked For 10 Months And Captured This Breathtaking Footage Of Yosemite

Colin Delehanty and Sheldon Neill are adventurers.<p>Over the course of 10 months, the friends backpacked 200 miles through Yosemite National Park, capturing a combined 45 days of unbelievably beautiful footage.<p>Their video is called Project Yosemite.<p>It will give viewers the experience of seeing …

Top 5 Ducati SportClassics

For a motorcycle that only sold in small numbers and was produced for just five years, the Ducati SportClassic generates a remarkable amount of press. It’s virtually impossible to find a good condition example on the secondhand market, and if you do find one, you’ll have to pay handsomely for the …

Six things I know: tech entrepreneur Ping Fu on why life is a mountain range

<i>Tech entrepreneur Ping Fu works in an industry that embraces those who embrace change and Fu learned these skills younger than most. She was born in China on the eve of the Cultural Revolution, grew up with abuse and violence and was finally exiled from her country. She ended up in the US where she</i> …

The Psychedelic Posthuman Portraiture Of Murat Sayginer

Get your mind warped by post-body faces.<p>Self-described visionary artist Murat Sayginer isn’t very far off in his analysis. Though he is a Prague-born creative who got his start as a photographer, his short films offer CG interpretations of humans through the lens of a post-body future. Really, as …

Squarespace Logo, A Web App For Creating Simple Logos

Today website publishing platform Squarespace released Squarespace Logo, an easy-to-use web app for creating simple logos. The app includes fonts by …

Stunning Bodies of Water Around the World (Photos)

Refreshing<p>Stunning Bodies of Water Around the World (Photos)<p>Nothing fuels our wanderlust quite like a vast pool of water—especially in the dead of …

Caffeine Enhances Memory

That morning cup of coffee or lunchtime soda might serve a purpose beyond giving you a jolt of energy. According to a new study by researchers at Johns Hopkins University, caffeine enhances memory.<p>Participants in the study took placebos or 200-milligram caffeine tablets—the same amount of the …

Put these 10 countries on your travel list for 2014

SOME OF THE PLACES below make the list because they’re hosting mega-events in 2014; others are included simply because they’re awesome and I’m dying …

Chez Ric & Fer Suite B&B

A Master Suite Designed for Privacy and Intimacy

Casa Cor Rio de Janeiro is a prestigious national interior design event that takes place every year and Brazilian architect Gisele Taranto designed …

A Provocative New Building Where The Berlin Wall Once Stood

European media giant Axel Springer has just announced the three finalists bidding to design its new media campus in Berlin. This is what the new space would look like if the proposal from Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) were to win.<p>The building is to be constructed on one of the last remaining plots in …

Authentic Branding for a Global Audience: Angela Ahrendts (Future of StoryTelling 2013)

What is Branding? // A Blue Ocean Ideas Film

Architect Bypasses Mortgage Payments, Builds a Tiny Home

Idaho-based architect Macy Miller longed for a place of her own, but didn't want the burdensome cost of mortgage payments and decided to construct her own compact home. After having a dream back in 2011, Miller mustered up the initiative to design her small yet efficient home known as <i>Tiny House</i>. …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

Nike and Adidas square off for Brazil World Cup in ongoing brand battle

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - When soccer teams battle for the World Cup in Brazil next year, another fight for global supremacy will be played out on the pitches - between Adidas and Nike.<p>The Adidas logo is pictured on a shirt during the company's annual news conference in Herzogenaurach March 7, 2013. …

Articles about 7 modern wooden louver facades on Dwell.com - Dwell

Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside table has taken on a far sweeter function—and a score of forms for holding big...<p>Just in time for summer, here are seven modern wood-burning fire pits to inspire your next backyard get-together.<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter …

Beautiful Branding and Packaging Design

Today I want to share this beautiful branding and packaging of a Whiskey brand from Germany. Designer Chad Michael from New York took this project to …

Brian's 5 Best Moments on Family Guy

(SPOILER ALERT) Brian, the Griffin family‘s anthropomorphic, acerbic, and possibly-alcoholic dog, was killed on Sunday’s <i>Family Guy</i> episode, “Life of …

TV Is Dying, And Here Are The Stats That Prove It

Audience ratings have collapsed: Aside from a brief respite during the Olympics, there has been only negative ratings growth on broadcast and cable TV since September 2011, according to Citi Research.<p>Media stock analysts Craig Moffett and Michael Nathanson recently noted, "The pay-TV industry has …