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Vertical Gardens Is The Affordable Way To Transform Your Home

Owning a home on a quarter acre plot is becoming as difficult to acquire as a gold medal on the Australian Olympic team. For this reason, many of us …

Microsoft has a new data visualization tool you can use for free

Microsoft Research has released SandDance, a free data visualization app that lets you gain insight in your surveys and research projects.<p>Simply fire it up in your browser, upload a data set (TXT, CSV and JSON formats are currently supported) and you can analyze it in a variety of ways. Whether …

5 Tips on How To Use the Rule of Thirds in Photography

<b>The “rule of thirds,” one of the main rules of photography, helps you get well balanced and interesting pictures.</b> If you imagine the image in the …

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Your Late-Night Emails Are Hurting Your Team

Around 11 p.m. one night, you realize there’s a key step your team needs to take on a current project. So, you dash off an email to the team members while you’re thinking about it.<p>No time like the present, right?<p>Wrong. As a productivity trainer specializing in attention management, I’ve seen over …

Productivity

Hire a virtual valet - 8 startups that'll make your travel experience so much better - CNNMoney

If you're a frequent flier, you're likely to think hauling a suitcase is one of the worst parts of traveling. Not to mention coming home with said suitcase full of dirty clothes to clean.<p>"Why am I folding and lugging this stuff around the world?" That question was the impetus for Bill Rinehart's …

Startups

27 Powerful Images That Sum up How Smartphones Are Ruining Our Lives

Thanks to smartphones we have never been so connected to people that can be as far as the other side of the world, whilst being left feeling …

Walsh

Airline Visual Identity 1945-1975

In his new book, "Airline Visual Identity 1945-1975," Matthias C. Hühne captures the grandeur of travel in an era when passengers dressed up for their journeys. The large-format book features airplanes, world destinations, animals, flags and events through gorgeous photography, illustration and …

Graphic Design

Why can’t we remember dreams? The neuroscience of ecstasy and sadness

<b>Jeff Bridges and Julianne Moore in "The Big Lebowski" (Gramercy Pictures)</b><p>It seems like a pact with the devil. As soon as you’re in a position to record a dream, it starts to disappear<p>Douwe Draaisma<p>May 3, 2015 8:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Forgetting: Myths, Perils and Compensations”<p><i>There’s no time to</i> …

Consciousness

Photographing the Last of Australia's Milk Bars

A tribute to the country's vanishing independent corner shops.<p>Family friend Jerome at his Hervey Bay store Dundees in 1989, Queensland. The building is now a chain grocery store.<p>They're known as corner shops in New South Wales, delis in South Australia, and dairies in New Zealand, but a "milk bar" …

20th Century

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Time Travel IS Possible, This Physicist Just Demonstrated It

For many the concept of time travel is nothing more than domain of science fiction writers and Hollywood movie magic, but what if you could …

Former investment bankers to launch P2P lending start-up Lend2Fund

The speed at which peer-to-peer lending is evolving has become apparent, with a new financial technology company, Lend2Fund, preparing to launch a …

Loans

10 magnificent minimalist GIFs by Florian de Looij

GIF: gif.flrn.nl<p>Here are some of my favorite very simple animations by artist and GIF-master Florian de Looij.<p>More from him: portfolio, and GIF …

GIF Animations

A Cardboard 'Pill' a Day Keeps Dead Smartphone Batteries Away

Designer Tsung Chih-Hsien may have the antidote to low battery syndrome, in the form of these small, eco-friendly cardboard pellets.<p><i>This article originally appeared on The Creators Project Netherlands.</i><p><i>Images via</i><p>It seems every new phone hitting the market claims to come with a better battery. And …

Downloadable 3d Masks | By Wintercroft

With Halloween around the corner, you´re probably still looking for an original mask for your kids or for impressing your friends, this year why not …

Selling

Budnitz Bicycles No.3 Honey Edition | A Gentleman's Word

There are quite a few boutique bicycle makers circling the globe these days. Few do it like Budnitz Bicycles. We shared their No.3 Titanium bike not …

Heap | Mobile and Web Analytics

Data visualization is one of the most important tools we have to analyze data. But it’s just as easy to mislead as it is to educate using charts and …

Data Visualization

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The eerie Americana of photographer Ed Freeman - in pictures

After a 25-year career in the music industry, during which he produced Don McLean's American Pie, Ed Freeman returned to his original love of photography. While driving around southern Californian deserts to photograph landscapes, he was struck by the beauty of the desolate buildings he passed on …

The Beginner's Guide to Getting Better Sleep

18 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>On February 13, 1972, Michel Siffre climbed into a cave in southwest Texas. It would be six months before he saw daylight again.<p>Siffre was a French scientist and a pioneer in chronobiology, which is the study of biological …

Immune System

Inside Sun Noodle, the Secret Weapon of America's Best Ramen Shops

There were only about three or four ramen shops on Oahu when Hidehito Uki founded Sun Noodle in 1981. Ramen in America was pretty much just a cup of noodles you cooked in the microwave. Uki — who came to Hawaii from Japan to make and sell fresh ramen noodles — wondered how he could ever be …

ABC Careers - Recent Jobs

Current opportunities<p>Job title<p>Location<p>Closing date<p>Sydney - ALL<p>14 May 2018<p>Exciting Opportunity for an experienced Coordinator to join our People and …

The best document scanners for iPad

Document scanner apps have become an essential tool for businesses on the go. Additionally, they have become important for personal needs as well …

If You Love Barcelona, You Must Watch This!

Why the Panda is Black and White<p>This is a superbly created piece of animation which captures the imagination. The world is monochrome until an …

Take the Plunge: 11 Swimming Holes Around the World

Lounging poolside is one thing, but nothing beats the childlike allure of splashing around in a swimming hole. The lake near your parent's home may top your typical list, but there are plenty of other swimming holes around the world that will capture your heart.<p>So, pack your swimsuit (and a sense …

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SEFT-1, An Art Project Exploring the Abandoned Railroads of Mexico and Ecuador in a Custom Road-Rail Vehicle

Between 2010 and 2012, artists Ivan Puig and Andrés Padilla Domene explored abandoned railroads in Mexico and Ecuador aboard SEFT-1., a futuristic …

Mexico