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Help Your Overwhelmed, Stressed-Out Team

Is your team stressed out? These days, everyone seems overwhelmed and way too busy. But even when your team members have a lot on their plates, they don’t have to sacrifice their health or happiness. What can you do to reduce your team’s stress? How can you help them focus on what really needs to …

The C word | Tim Winton

During a recent interview, a journalist pulled me up for using the c-word.<p>“<i>Class</i>?” she asked with lifted eyebrow. “What do you mean?”<p>I found myself …

These 3 trends will drive enterprise software development in 2014

<i>Himanshu Sareen is CEO of Icreon Tech, a global software development firm.</i><p>It’s hard to believe it, but 2013 is on its last legs. The year has been eventful to say the least in the world of enterprise technology. Businesses of all shapes and sizes, from mid-sized corporations to Fortune 1000 …

7 Surprising Secrets to Skyrocket Your Productivity

<i>Photo credit: Clipart.com</i><p>The best intentions and most focused to-do list can be derailed by the slightest distraction. Productivity killers are everywhere.<p>Like a dog who hears "squirrel" or a kid who sees dessert sitting on the counter before dinner, it's easy to find ourselves off track even when …

Time Management

Fake English Town In China: Deserted 'Thames Town' Is Abandoned... Minus The Newlyweds

Take a look at the photos below. You know this place, right?<p>This is Thames Town. It's got quaint rowhouse-lined cobblestone streets...<p>And red telephone booths, and pretty, old churches...<p>Clearly, this is a sweet little English town. Right?<p>Nope. These photos were all taken far away from the United …

Watch All of Bladerunner Boiled Down to 60 Amazingly Animated Seconds

OK, so we've covered <i>Star Wars Episode IV</i>, <i>Back to the Future</i>, <i>The Matrix</i>, <i>Aliens</i>, even <i>Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas</i><i>.</i> Now the animation geniuses over at …

Google logic: why Google does the things it does the way it does

<i>Michael Mace is co-founder of Zekira, and author of Map The Future, a book on how to create better business strategies. He was previously chief</i> …

The Shanghai Film Museum by COORDINATION ASIA

Located inside a former film studio in downtown Shanghai is the new Shanghai Film Museum, which<p>Located inside a former film studio in downtown …

The most hated man on China’s internet shouldn’t expect any “get well soon” emails

Most of the world has never heard of Fang Binxing, but the creator of the Great Firewall of China is all too familiar to Chinese internet users—and they really hate the guy. So when Fang, currently the president of Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunication, announced during the university’s …

China

Kickstarter must not fund biohackers' glow-in-the-dark plants

Who wouldn't want a flower that can glow in the dark? And what if it were pitched as the coming wave of a sustainable future, in which luminous …

J.C. Penney removes billboard of tea kettle said to resemble Hitler

The kerfuffle over a tea kettle bearing a potential resemblance to Adolf Hitler has reached a boiling point, as J.C. Penney has removed a billboard advertising the product and taken it off its website.<p>A California billboard depicting the Michael Graves-designed kettle for sale at the store was …

Culver City

The six most excruciating interviews of all time

Today, Ginger Baker is probably responsible for more curled toes and tightened sphincters than anyone else alive. His Q&A with Michael Hann at the …

MasterFX Photo App Claims To Make You A Michelangelo Not An Instagram Sheep

Photo and video apps have rocketed up the app store charts driven by apps like Instagram and Vine, becoming the third largest category in iOS downloads. Most contain casual photo filters and simple editing tools. In contrast with this trend, others are feeding the desire for photo editing with more …

Your Dirty Habits Make Me Sick

We all have our habits, but some of these dirty habits may come to a shock to you. Your Dirty Habits Make Me Sick infographic from ionSwipes educates …

How Corporate Logos Evolve

How Corporate Logos Evolve, from The Logo Company, shows us how even iconic world-wide recognized company logos change over time.<p><i>We often get asked</i> …