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An 8-Step Process to Writing Blog Posts That Don't Suck

<i>Mikael Cho is the co-founder of ooomf, a network that connects short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. Mikael writes about psychology, startups, and product marketing over on the ooomf blog.</i><p>That annoying little cursor.<p>“It's both terrifyingly interesting and …

What You Think You Know About the Web Is Wrong

If you’re an average reader, I’ve got your attention for 15 seconds, so here goes: We are getting a lot wrong about the web these days. We confuse …

What 10 Things Should You Do Every Day To Improve Your Life?

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

The Text Message

Posted on March 29, 2018 by<p><b>Today’s post is written by Laney Stevenson, Archives Technician at the National Archives at College Park.</b><p>In celebration of …

Marshall Islands: Islands 'grow back' after Pacific storm

<b>A string of Pacific islands have apparently "grown back" after they were devastated by a typhoon a century ago.</b><p>A powerful typhoon in 1905 killed all but two inhabitants of the Nadikdik Atoll - part of the Marshall Islands - and washed away most of the islands' landmass. But the islands seem to have …

30 Ways Evernote Can Improve Your Life | One App to Rule Them All | The Art of Manliness

<i>Update: This article is NOT a sponsored post. We received absolutely nothing from Evernote in exchange for this post and have never communicated with</i> …

From Kiyosato to Kiyo Sato

Kiyosato. At first, that name meant to me the Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts in Japan. Its director is Eikoh Hosoe, a renowned photographer …

How Couples Can Cope with Professional Stress

Most of us are familiar with the cycle. At work, the pressure to be “always on,” to meet deadlines, to serve the demands of colleagues or customers, or to deal with a difficult coworker can create stress that leaks into our personal lives. This stress can cause us to be impatient with romantic …

Best practices for Archival Processing of Research Objects (a librarian view)

This slideset describes a set of best practices for archival processing or Research Objects. It is part of the Research Object Knowledge Hub (http://researchobject.org/), which has been created in the context of the Wf4Ever project (http://www.wf4ever-project.eu/)

Hanif Kureishi's archive acquired by British Library

Hanif Kureishi admits some trepidation at handing over 40 years of personal diaries and notebooks for anyone to see. "My biggest terror is that it might not be well written or it is naive or daft," he said. Then there are the people he might upset. "There might be quite a lot of 'I hate you bitch' …

Sponge Filled Dildo Seals Gunshot Wounds In 15-Seconds

<i>Gunshot wound sealer, or ULTRA-EXTREME HEAVY DAY tampon?</i><p>This is the XStat, a syringe filled with rapidly expanding sponges that, when injected into …

MY HEART IS GLOWING: Body Maps Of Emotions

These are the composite emotional body maps created by researchers at Aalto University in Finland using data gathered from participants who were …

5 Questions to Ask During Your Job Interview

It’s easy to feel like you're in the hot seat during a job interview — you really want the position, you're battling all sorts of jitters and it …