Juan Carlos Villacorta

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Someone drew the Tube map on an aerial photo of London and it's totally mesmerising

When you take a photo from an airplane, the last thing you'd expect is for a complete and utter stranger to draw a load of squiggly lines over it. …

Maps

How to Make Japanese-Style Iced Coffee

Nothing livens up a hot afternoon quite like a cup of iced coffee. Trouble is, a lot of the iced coffee out there is just stale, leftover hot brewed …

It's Okay to Drink Cold Coffee That Isn't Cold Brew

Cold brew coffee has been the frigid ice queen of the caffeinated world for some time now, but I think it’s finally safe to admit that it’s just not …

I'm Jenny Rosenstrach, Creator of 'Dinner: A Love Story,' and This Is How I Parent

Jenny Rosenstrach wants to help fellow parents answer that constant, nagging question: What’s for dinner? And for the past eight years, the mom of …

Watch a mesmerizing New York flyover shot with a 12K camera

Some folks believe that 8K TV is overkill, but cinematographer Phil Holland just flaunted video of New York City captured in sweeping 12K. He used three RED Weapon Monstro 8K VistaVision cameras (turned sideways) mounted on a special rig called the Shotover K1 Hammerhead. The videos were then …

How Steve Jobs got employees to tell him what sucked about his companies

Would you have liked to be the person to tell Steve Jobs that something about his company sucks? If not, you may not have enjoyed the experience of working with him.<p>In a recent <i>Medium</i> post, San Francisco-based marketing pro Andy Raskin relates a story overheard from a well-known (but unnamed) CEO. …

Facebook posts record revenues for first quarter despite privacy scandal

Facebook’s data privacy problems have had little impact on its profitability as the company posted record revenues for the first quarter of 2018.<p>The company made $11.97bn in revenue in the first three months of the year, up 49% from the previous year, beating Wall Street estimates of …

Privacy

The 13 things you should always keep in your car

Whether you drive a truck, a car, or ride a motorcycle, it’s always a good idea to have a few things in your vehicle to help you get through …

The Brain

95 Simple Ways to Generate Massive Amounts of Website Traffic

rawpixel / PixabayI’ve put this comprehensive article together to help you cut through the marketing hype and crap that’s all over the social media …

What 23 famous brands' terrible websites looked like when they launched in the 1990s

In the mid-to-late 1990s, people started expecting their favourite brands to have websites.<p>Unfortunately, most of the resulting efforts were pretty …

7 Strategies to Grow Your Facebook Audience

Live video needs to be a part of your social strategy.<p>10 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At the beginning of the year, Mark Zuckerberg rocked the marketing world with a series of announcements stating that Facebook is going to usher in a great deal of changes in …

Social Media

Ingenious Hack Turns Instagram Into A Design Portfolio Site

Move over, Behance!<p>As a designer, a good portfolio is a must. Being clever–without going too far–can set you apart when people are considering hiring you. And platforms like Behance and Dribbble are a great way to get started without too much work. But there’s another perfect portfolio site hiding …

Web Design

How Much Money You Need to Be Happy

How much money do you need to be happy? Some people believe the best things in life are free; others are happiest when they’re striking multi-million …

Happiness

How Movie Stars Negotiate Their Salaries

Movie stars make a lot of money, a fact you are probably aware of. More than me, for sure, and probably more than you.<p>How do they make all of that …

The Design Theory Behind Amazon’s $5.6 Billion Success

Amazon’s success brings into relief a principle that is sometimes hard to swallow in the design community: Successful design is not necessarily beautiful.<p>Amazon is undoubtedly the most significant force in the digital transformation of commerce: an estimated 44% of all online sales are on Amazon, …

UX Design

BOOM. Is Your Facebook Page Now Worthless?

Back in 2010, we were a startup marketing agency and had just brought on our second client. It was an endurance racing company. If I told you the …

Want to Be a Better Leader? Try Staying Quiet

Staying quiet doesn't mean you have become passive or overstepped, it means you've created space for impact.<p>There's a quote by Plato that has always stuck with me: "Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools speak because they have to say something."<p>It's a saying that has helped my …

Leadership

World’s tiniest life-jacket

The Ploota is remarkable for a lot of reasons. The Sensor Controlled Swimming Safety Device sits around your neck, and will trigger when it comes in …

Top 25 Social Media Tools For Marketers

With today’s society becoming more connected and more reliant on the internet, business ties are increasing being forged online rather than in a boardroom. Nowadays, most brands have at least one online presence, and most have several.<p>Social platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat …

Social Media

3 AI terms all business professionals need to understand

The value and utility of artificial intelligence is a hot topic today. In fact, a recent report by MIT Sloan Management Review asserts that almost 85 percent of executives believe AI “will allow their companies to obtain or sustain a competitive advantage.”<p>But there’s also a lot of confusion about …

El nuevo portátil de Huawei llega con pantalla infinita y una webcam que sale del teclado

El Huawei Matebook X Pro continúa siguiendo la estela de Apple en lo que a diseño se refiere, pero "innova" integrando la webcam en el teclado, para …

3 Simple DIY Tools to Create Your Own Affordable Social Videos

It’s staggering to think that every day, people around the world collectively watch one billion hours of YouTube.That’s over 114,000 years of video …

Advertising in the digital age: why online-first is the future

While internet video continues to grow its coverage, television advertising is losing ground. Young people no longer watch TV as they turn to YouTube, Netflix, and other sources. As such, advertisers are actively transferring budgets from TV to digital sectors.<p>We are going to look into the …

Digital Advertising

50 Ways to Relax Without Spending a Dime

If you’re on a budget and you’re looking for some great ways to relax and unwind beyond just going for a walk or taking a nap, this graphic has about …

Personal Finance

Top 10 Tricks to Get the Most Out of Your Caffeine Hit

Coffee, tea, and other caffeinated beverages are enjoyable for the taste alone, but sometimes you might be thinking about their caffeine content more …

Coffee

Fix Your Posture with These Three Simple Exercises

Three minutes and three simple exercises are all it takes to improve your posture, and this video shows you all of them. Considering how many of us …

Yoga

How to Get Rid of Those Annoying Mac Update Notifications

Software updates are usually a good thing. They can bring new features and important security updates to whatever device you’re using with little to …

With 1 Sentence, This NBA Champion Coach Teaches Everything You Need to Know About Emotional Intelligence

Controlling our emotional responses is hard to do, but when the stakes are high, nothing is more important.<p>Over the summer, San Antonio Spurs five-time all-star basketball player LaMarcus Aldridge asked his coach, Greg Popovich, to be traded. That's basically the worst thing a coach or leader wants …

LaMarcus Aldridge

The Difficulties With Facebook’s News Feed Overhaul

Imagine you’re a cookie mogul. You figured out a way to make lots of money by giving away delicious cookies for free, and in less than a decade, you created a global cookie behemoth.<p>But recently your cookie kingdom has begun to crumble. Scientists are worried that people are eating so many of your …

Social Media