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9 podcasts to help you understand *everything happening in the news*

As movies like <i>The Post</i> and TV shows like <i>The Newsroom</i> will tell you, it is the civic duty of every citizen to stay informed.<p>But with so much happening …

The secret lives of students who mine cryptocurrency in their dorm rooms

Mark was a sophomore at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, when he began mining cryptocurrencies more or less by accident.<p>In November 2016, he stumbled on NiceHash, an online marketplace for individuals to mine cryptocurrency for willing buyers. His desktop computer, boosted with a graphics card, was …

Cryptocurrency

Tip: The Forward Head Posture Fix

This posture issue will lead to lifting injuries and recurring headaches. Here's how to straighten it up.<p>Neck Posture and Tension Headaches<p>You're …

Artificial Intelligence: A Free Online Course from MIT

Today we're adding MIT's course on Artificial Intelligence to our ever-growing collection, 1,300 Free Online Courses from Top Universities. That's …

Artificial Intelligence

Friduction: the internet's unstoppable drive to eliminate friction

There is one significant trend that I have noticed over and over again: the internet's continuous drive to mitigate friction in user experiences and …

Our favorite sci-fi books of all time

Strategy for Design Leadership

Dave Malouf<p>Based on Dave’s recent book published by UXPin, this workshop on strategic planning will add or enhance the skill of strategic thinking …

How Do You Know Someone Has True Leadership Skills? Look for These 5 Signs

It's what every employee on the planet wishes and hopes for in a boss.<p>Sometimes the only way you'll truly know whether a leader's skills are genuine is to measure the manager that made your life miserable against the one that had you thinking often, "This is too good to be true."<p>If you think your …

Leadership

Your Organization Can't Afford to Ignore Good Design

Your customers will reward you for it.<p>Last week I wrote about, what makes a design-led or centered organization different from other organizations. Thank you for all the interest the article generated.<p>I had a selfish reason for the article. As a designer I want to make the value of design apparent …

Design

10 Best Websites for Trend Spotting - Small Business Trends

One of the keys to building a successful business is to stay on top of business trends. You absolutely need to anticipate what your customers need …

Small Business

China’s Plan to Build Its Own High-Tech Industries Worries Western Businesses

BEIJING — China has charted out a $300 billion plan to become nearly self-sufficient by 2025 in a range of important industries, from planes to computer chips to electric cars, as it looks to kick-start its next stage of economic development.<p>But big companies in the rest of the world worry that it …

Income inequality linked to export “complexity”

In a series of papers over the past 10 years, MIT Professor César Hidalgo and his collaborators have argued that the complexity of a country’s …

16 Daily Habits That Will Instantly Make You a Happier Person

Motivation is what gets you started, good habits keep you going<p>If you want to improve your life, and you want to improve it right now!<p>You have to to be to develop good habits.<p>These good habits need to be positive, accumulative and directive.<p>Change rarely comes without extensive effort over time, …

Self-improvement

A Partnership Larger Than Marriage: The Stunning Love Letters of Kahlil Gibran and Mary Haskell

“You are like the Great Spirit, who befriends man not only to share his life, but to add to it. My knowing you is the greatest thing in my days and nights, a miracle quite outside the natural order of things.”<p>Nearly a century after his death, the Lebanese-American painter, poet, and philosopher</b> …

Why the secret to productivity isn’t longer hours

Alex Soojung-Kim Pang noticed that he got more done on sabbatical than at work. His latest book is about the benefits of rest and shorter working days<p>Alex Soojung-Kim Pang is a consultant in Silicon Valley and a visiting scholar at Stanford University. He writes about technology and its cultural …

Work-life Balance

20 Powerful Sun Tzu Quotes That Will Transform Your Understanding of Life

Sun Tzu was a famous Chinese general, military strategist and philosopher. He is most renowned for his book The Art of War, a widely influential …

Beoplay M5 - Connecting Spaces

FWA of the day 20 January 2017:Beoplay M5 - Connecting SpacesProject LinkBeoplay introduces the M5 speaker giving all your rooms fantastic sound. We …

Take the Plank Challenge to Carve Your Core

We're here to help you challenge your core (you're welcome) with this plank series. It's part of our Jump-Start fitness plan, helping you move every day for two weeks. This challenge uses all sorts of planks to give your arms, abs, back, and butt a great workout. Click here for a printable PDF of …

Workouts

Mixed Reality will be most important tech of 2017

Augmented Reality (AR) places digital content on top of the physical world you see around you.<p>AR works by adding 2D or 3D layered content on top of real world objects or locations, allowing the user to unlock additional information that may be relevant, therefore turning the physical world around …

A French woman turned her address book of Paris’s best insider spots into a multimillion-dollar startup

It started with a tip about a secret spirits distillery behind a flower shop in the Bastille.<p>For the last eight years, a weekly email called “My Little Paris” has been revealing the city’s hidden gems to millions of Francophiles. Initially self-published by avid flâneur Fany Péchiodat for friends …

Gregarious

Tone Your Entire Body With This 5-Move Workout — and It's Printable

Are you ready to dedicate 30 minutes a day to self-care over the next two weeks? Are you looking to gain lean muscle, get stronger, and tone your entire body? Then we have a two-week tone-up plan for you. So why not start today with this printable bodyweight workout?<p>For the first workout, we're …

The Secrets To Success, According To 7 Top Podcasters

Add these books, written by the host of popular podcasts, to your queue<p>Listening to all the top marketing, business and entrepreneurship podcasts is one way to keep up with the industry's trends. But the hosts of top podcasts are on another level, since they spend their days hearing tips, insights …

Self-improvement

10 Business Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in 2017

Bill Gates recently released his favorite books of 2016. Claiming he averages about one book a week, the billionaire business magnate says reading is …

The Best Comics Of 2016

In 2016, more mainstream comics than ever before hit the stands, a huge variety coming from both new talents and old hands coming back with new ideas. That made it easy to pick 15 worthwhile titles spanning traditional superheroes to very untraditional takes on classic stories.<p><i>Poison Ivy: Cycle of</i> …

Comics

The Beautiful User Interface Design of Screens Featured in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

BLIND LTD, a company that conceptualizes powerful images for their clients, created a gorgeous collection of user interface designs for screens …

Star Wars Anthology Series

9 Rules of Storytelling from Moneyball Writer Michael Lewis

“Have the nerve to be yourself” — and other advice from a master storyteller<p>Michael Lewis is the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of multiple books …

Writing

Sculpt a Stronger Back With These 5 Moves

Try these moves to get rid of back pain and improve your overall range of motion.<p><i>Photo: Ryan Kelly / Daily Burn 365</i><p>It’s easy to take for granted how …

Workouts