Jenni Babayode

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Here's the 'Luminous Ceiling' you never knew you wanted

Here's the result of Philips' latest LED experiment -- the OneSpace Luminous Ceiling, which glows with a white light and makes a room feel like it's …

This London startup is bringing anonymity to online job hunting

Looking for a job when already employed is awkward. Companies prefer personal referrals to using recruiters and job boards, but asking one’s friends or professional network for help can be daunting and slow. And of course there’s the worry that your current employer will catch on.<p>London-based …

Employment

BuzzFeed: Most Innovative Company | Fast Company

BuzzFeed is a New York-based Internet media company founded in 2006 by the entrepreneur Jonah Peretti. Known for its highly shareable news posts, quizzes, and its signature "listicles," BuzzFeed has grown to include 11 editions—from Australia to Mexico—and has raised $496 million in capital as of …

The Four-Year Career

Lessons from the new world of quicksilver work, where “career planning” is an oxymoron.<p><b>Adam Hasler looks like</b> a footloose millennial. He’s worked as a model, waited tables, and lived all over the world. But at 28, there’s more to his résumé than meets the eye.<p>He earned a dual degree in history and …

Employment

The Secrets Of Generation Flux

How brilliantly managed chaos sparks success inside Nike, Box, Cisco, Foursquare, Intuit, and more.<p><b>If Wes Anderson ever</b> conjures up a hipster mad scientist, he’ll look a lot like Aaron Levie, the cofounder and CEO of an Internet company called Box. Levie’s a mess of jangly nerves, topped by a wild …

Leadership

A Designer Shaves His Beard Into Every Letter Of The Alphabet

Various beard styles can subtly communicate lots of things: that you might be a wizard, that you have a lot of soul, or that you are trying to pretend you have a chin, to name but a few.<p>With Alphabeard Beardface, New York-based designer Michael Allen takes the communicative powers of facial hair to …

Sketching

Can Twitter Predict Major Events? A New Study Says Yes

MIT student Nathan Kallus claims big data can be used to accurately predict crowd behavior, like the 2013 coup d’etat in Egypt.<p>Twitter is great for things like spoiling the Olympics. But can the social network’s data-gathering ways be used to predict big, potentially world-shaking events, like mass …

Social Media

The Google Glass Redesign, And How Isabelle Olsson Made The Face Computer Into A Thing Of Beauty

Google Glass lead designer Isabelle Olsson talks with Fast Company about the inspirations behind Glass’s fashion-forward redesign, with classic styles that let you blend in with the crowd.<p>Isabelle Olsson is dressed in head to toe black, her Titian hair and gold heels shiny bookends on an otherwise …

Wearable Tech

Icis Aims To Be A More Fashionable Google Glass

“I think competition would be good because at least people have another option.” A new set of smart glasses is taking to Indiegogo to raise support.<p>Google showed off a splashy redesign of Glass last month, offering an array of new frame choices, but Boston-based Laforge Optical believes consumers …

Google Glass

An App For Sharing Things You Never Wanted Anyone To Find Out

Secret is a social network for the skeletons in your closet, giving it a sense of vulnerability that you just don’t find on Facebook.<p>For a generation of social media addicts, the only thing you don’t share online is the stuff you don’t want anyone to ever find out. Enter Secret. The brainchild of …

Social Media

Demystifying Secret

A peek into the fox hole<p><b>Update (10/10/2014): We plan to migrate our backend services to AWS by early 2015.</b><p>A simple thought or your innermost desire …

iOS 8 'Healthbook' App Depicted in New Mockups

Several concept images for the rumored "Healthbook" app that may be included with iOS 8 were today published on the <i>MacRumors</i> forums by member CarlosGQ. According to <i>9to5Mac</i>, the site that shared the original Healthbook rumors, the app mockup "vaguely" resembles the actual app that Apple is working …

New iWatch Concept Video Envisions A Vertical, Notification-Based UI For An Apple Wearable

A new iWatch concept video produced by Fuse Chicken, the Cleveland-based design startup that’s currently funding a magnetic charging cable and dock for iPhone, imagines what a wrist-mounted Apple wearable computer might look like with a wraparound curved display and a vertical UI incorporating the …

AT&T reveals number of NSA and location demands in first-ever transparency report

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Phone giant AT&T(s t) published its first “transparency report” on Tuesday morning, providing a snapshot of how often the …

The Paltrow Affair

Not to bore you with the details, but the whole *Vanity Fair-*Gwyneth Paltrow brouhaha began innocently enough at a routine morning editorial meeting last spring. We were reviewing assignments and batting around story ideas, and at one point I idly mentioned that I would be interested in reading …

How Studying Highly Successful People Makes You Highly Successful

As babies we learn to crawl, walk, eat and talk by modeling or watching others. This idea of studying others through conscious observance is the best …

10 Simple Tricks To Make Your Brain Do What You Want

Do you feel as if you’re out of control? You need to take charge, and make your brain <b>do what you want</b>. Consider that your brain works like a …

Make Your Own Smartwatch with an Arduino

Smartwatches are pretty neat, but they're expensive considering what you get. Instructables user GodsTale decided the market options weren't good …