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55 Hand-Picked Resources to Help You Learn Graphic Design Quickly

When I started out with learning design, I remember being absolutely overwhelmed by all the information that is out there. I was sure that knowing …

The Top 10 Pricing Mistakes Companies Are Making

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Per Sjofors is CEO of Stratinis.</i><p>Price strategy is emerging as a critical path for companies to increase their competitive advantage and bottom line. Many companies have spent years achieving gains through cost cutting, outsourcing, process re-engineering and adoption of innovative …

Leadership

Also, the ACLU battles the ghost of Jim Crow at the polls and five breaking...<p>Also, the ACLU battles the ghost of Jim Crow at the polls and five …

A year later, Thomas Pynchon's "Bleeding Edge" still resonates with tech obsessives more than ever

There was a healthy dose of surprise from both the literary and tech communities last year when it was announced that Thomas Pynchon was writing a …

Motivational Quotes

Oct 7, 2015<p>It's the best form of medication.<p>Oct 2, 2015<p>It needs exercise just like the muscles of the body.<p>Sep 23, 2015<p>Running is not, as it so often seems, only about what you did in your last race.<p>Sep 18, 2015<p>Relax and let the run come out of you.<p>Sep 16, 2015<p>...matters more than how much you …

The Six Best Exercises for New Runners

No gym? No problem! These six bodyweight exercises will make you a stronger, less injury-prone runner.<p>We get it. You like to run, not spend hours in a gym. But strength training will help you run your best. The following exercises will help you build strong, powerful, and injury-resistant muscles …

How To Turn Your Android Phone Into The Ultimate GPS Navigator

Ever wanted to use your phone as a GPS navigator in the outdoors? Here's a step by step guide to finding the maps, creating trails and waypoints and …

Android Phones

CodeBabes: The More Code You Learn, The Less The Instructors Wear

We can’t tell if this is fake, but we hope so.<p>Everything about CodeBabes, a site that uses boobs to make coding fun, reads as a huge troll. It blows Silicon Valley’s sexism problem out into one website of cleavage-laden horrors. It has to be fake, and yet nobody on Twitter is quite sure if it is.<p>In …

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6 Steps To Building A Killer LinkedIn Profile (Infographic)

There are undeniable benefits to networking with professionals on LinkedIn, but you’re not the only person who thinks so. Here’s how to compete with the other 277+ million people looking for opportunities.<p>Two every second: That’s how many people join LinkedIn as new members, many of whom hope to …

This Short Film Will Terrify You Into Never Sleeping With The Lights Off Again

It's probably best not to watch this if you're home alone...

Short Films

Watch A Robot Take On A Ping-Pong Champ In This Epic Matchup

In an epic battle of man-versus-machine ping-pong, man ultimately prevails, but the showdown highlights advances in developing human-like qualities in robots.<p>To celebrate the opening of a Shanghai factory, German robotics company Kuka pitted its one-armed ping-pong-playing robot against German …

The Techie Image Problem Isn't Just San Francisco's Issue

Business ethicist James O'Toole recently made the case for caring more about your employees' off-the-job behavior.<p>Is a company responsible for the off-hours behavior of its employees?<p>This is the question that James O'Toole, a senior fellow in business ethics at Santa Clara University, posed in an …

A Movie About the Large Hadron Collider That You'll Actually Understand

Most people have heard of the Large Hadron Collider. However, most people also don't understand exactly how it works or what it does. (Something with …

My children’s book on technology raised 100k...

<b>Choose three successful Kickstarter campaigns in your category</b> and find out who wrote about them.<p><b>List all of the influential people in your network</b> …

Inside Endgame: A Second Act For The Blackwater Of Hacking

In the classic hacker career narrative, a juvenile genius breaks into the Internet’s most sensitive networks, gets caught and then settles into a lucrative corporate gig selling his skills for defense. Nate Fick is trying to pull off the same story with an entire company.<p>Fourteen months ago Fick …

Dustcloud Transforms You Into a Virtual Assassin

As a kid who grew up on Lazer Tag and the Killer, the idea of a compact, always-on live action RPG is very compelling. Dustcloud fits that bill.<p>Created by a designer named Howard Hunt, the game uses small, gun-shaped “Dusters” that have LEDs that register hits and damage taken. You can use your …