Gus Elliott

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Bruce Jessen

<b>John Bruce Jessen</b> (born July 28, 1949)[1] is a psychologist who, with James Elmer Mitchell, created the so-called "enhanced interrogation techniques" …

Scale Of Nature

9 Gifts to Turn a House Into a Smart Home

The number of connected home devices has skyrocketed in the past dozen months, and your loved ones might feel a little left out if they're not …

Photojournalism Daily: Dec. 11, 2014

The New Yorker: Weather ManVyacheslav Korotki walks out under a full moon to an abandoned lighthouse that used to serve<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Evgenia …

Photojournalism

Rift Star Trails

Maasai Tribe and Roaming Wildlife Attend a Gorgeous Wedding in Kenya

Wedding photographer Jonas Peterson captured breathtaking scenery complete with wandering wildlife when a couple wed in Kenya in the presence of their Maasai warrior friends. The bride and groom spent two years in the area putting together a book about a lion pride, and during the course of the …

Wildlife

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Zagat

Pompeii: Live from the British Museum

An Autocomplete Guide To London

Just for a giggle, we typed in the names of London areas into Google search, to see what the autocomplete function would spit out. The results are …

Leading Digital Transformation

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>George Westerman</i> <i>is a research scientist at the MIT Sloan School of Management Initiative on the Digital Economy. He is coauthor of the book,</i> <i>Leading Digital: Turning Technology into Business Transformation</i>.<p>Digital technologies — from social media to mobile computing to big data to the …

Do You Need a Résumé in the LinkedIn Era?

Now that LinkedIn has become the standard place to present your professional history and credentials — not to mention the fastest way to check somebody else’s — the humble résumé has lost its once-hallowed position as the canonical version of your professional identity. Your LinkedIn profile should …

Mean People Fail

November 2014<p>It struck me recently how few of the most successful people I know are mean. There are exceptions, but remarkably few.<p>Meanness isn't …

where I wanna be

How Netflix Reinvented HR

Artwork: Freegums, Good Vibrations, 2011, acrylic on wood, 8′ x 15′<p>Sheryl Sandberg has called it one of the most important documents ever to come out of Silicon Valley. It’s been viewed more than 5 million times on the web. But when Reed Hastings and I (along with some colleagues) wrote a …

Meet James Mitchell, CIA's post-9/11 torture architect whose firm we paid $80 million

James Elmer Mitchell, a former Air Force psychologist credited with teaching the CIA how to torture war on terror detainees in the 2000s, is the …

James Elmer Mitchell

<b>James Elmer Mitchell</b> (born 1952) is a psychologist and former member of the United States Air Force. From 2002, after his retirement from the …

The Best Pictures of the Week: Nov. 21 – Nov. 28

From violent protests over the Ferguson shooting verdict and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s sudden resignation to the dismantling of India’s first …

Justice

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Red Bull Illume Photo Contest 2013

The top 250 finalists have just been selected in the 3rd edition of the Red Bull Illume Image Quest photo competition. The contest invites photographers to submit images of the world of action and adventure sports in one of 10 categories, including Energy, Illumination, Sequence, and Experimental …

Winning At Time Management: How The “Anger Management” Team Will Produce 100 Episodes In Two Years

The executive producer of Charlie Sheen’s FX sitcom talks about the show’s unusual 10/90 deal, the production plan he’s set up to produce 100 episodes in two years, and why he thinks the old network model is a waste of time.<p>When Bruce Helford decided to take the wheel of the FX sitcom <i>Anger</i> …

PopSugar’s Serious Bid to Remake Itself Into a Mega Media Brand

Consolidating its 15 networked blogs into one flashy destination that’s easy to read, watch, and shop, independently owned PopSugar is on the verge of becoming a major media player.<p>PopSugar, the blog network feeding ferocious appetites for fashion, fitness, and celebrity news, is betting big that a …

Cookie Hardliner Takes Serious Stance Against Creme, Builds “Oreo Separator”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pii4G8FkCA4<p>Fresh off of its first-ever Super Bowl ad and Super Bowl social media triumph, Oreo is raising the stakes of its recent Instagram-oriented “Cookie vs. Creme” campaign. The cookie company has apparently found some folks who are very serious about their …