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What Streaming Music Can Be

Getting past the breadth of Spotify’s catalog to more meaningful connections with the music<p>One gift that I won’t be giving to loved ones this holiday …

200 Things

“The things you own end up owning you”<p>In mid-2001, I lived in a high-rise Seattle apartment, having returned to a second stint at Microsoft as a …

Venmo's Office Space Is So Cool, Staffers Sometimes Hang Out There On The Weekends

The app comes in handy when dining out with large groups. Once the bill comes, it's easy to figure out who owes what, and how everyone is going to pay.<p>We met with Venmo's co-founders, Andrew Kortina and Iqram Magdon-Ismail at the New York headquarters, located near the Flatiron building, to take an …


Researchers devise a smartphone camera clip-on and app for at-home cholesterol testing

Here’s another addition to the list of at-home health tests that people might soon be able to do with a smartphone: Engineers at Cornell University …

Nothing Stings Quite Like Getting The Wrong Console For Christmas

Emacs users are like Terry Pratchett’s Igors

Within the constraints of the Emacs environment, there are no limits. Emacs is built upon this principle; the Lisp principle. Make some small kernel …


Learning to See

Learning to design is learning to <i>see</i>, an adventure that gets more and more captivating the further you go. <i>A love letter to my profession.</i><p>Our mind is …

UI Design

3 Things Beer Aficionados Can Look Forward to in 2014

This story originally appeared on CNBC<p>It appears that 2014 will be another great year for beer consumers. With more than 2,500 breweries in operation and another 1,500 in planning, there has never been a better time to be a beer drinker. While brewers continue to push the innovation envelope, here …


What Brands Can Learn About Storytelling

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When Shane Snow finished Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in 2010, he had no interest in getting a job in a newsroom. “I became a freelancer by choice,” says Snow, 29. Having paid his way through college doing everything …

Journalism School

Shapeways and KeyMe partner to 3D print and ship your house keys

If you've ever been that person locked out of your house or apartment, you might have another option that'll get your door open. KeyMe, a small lock-and-key startup, is partnering with the 3D printing company Shapeways to let customers 3D print their keys from the KeyMe iOS app and have them …


Open Season

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Twice (Little Dragon Cover)

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Painted Palms - Here It Comes

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Track Of The Day: Alden Penner - "Precession"

There are some musicians that have the ability to communicate emotion in such a special way that the listener feels an instant connection with the …



James Blake 'Retrograde'