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This vending machine is judging you

A vending machine that uses facial recognition remembers users’ past purchases, age, and medical history to deny them inappropriate snacks, according …

People Need Banking, Not Banks: The Case for Thinking Different

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Phil Simon. Phil Simon<p>While it may not have been as iconic culturally significant as its <i>1984</i> Super Bowl ad, Apple’s “Think …

LifeWire

<b>designer's own words:</b><p>Please note: the password to the video is Designboom<p>Some adjustments to the debit card have to be made. The magnetic stripe of …

New cream painlessly removes tattoos

As more people get tattooed, more of those people regret having done so. The tattoo removal business is huge, generating around $75 million in the US …

Dalhousie University

Meet Bond, the Robot That Creates Handwritten Notes for You

With all the email, texts, tweets, and status updates of modern life, people have never been more prolific writers. Yet penmanship is at a nadir …

Robotics

This Insurance Company Pays People to Stay Fit

Oscar Insurance bills itself as a "new kind of health insurance company," one that uses a combination of technology and transparency to bring the …

Turn Your Old iPhone Into A New, Braun-Inspired Radio

Your old iPhone might not run the latest apps or hold a charge all day, but it’s still an amazing little machine, capable of upgrading almost any appliance in your home, if only there was a way to make that happen.<p>The iReadyO radio ($83), a new Kickstarter project by the Korean design studio PlusD, …

Product Design

Ideo Imagines 18 Packaging Concepts For The Future

From a medication bottle that “ripens” with age to a 4G mixtape that hooks up to iTunes, these new designs push the limits of quotidian packaging.<p>Browse through any design monograph or website and you’re bound to come across such terms as “tinkering,” “iterative thinking,” and “prototyping.” In the …

Packaging Design

The Little Book of IDEO: Values

We wrote this to give you a sense of IDEO’s culture—the ties that bind us together as coworkers and as people.<p>Read more: http://blog.slideshare.net/2014/01/08/culturecode-what-makes-a-company-great/

Project Manage Your Life

More and more companies are adopting software and product development frameworks like Agile, Scrum, and Kanban — which promote quick, iterative, lean production — to deliver higher quality products, faster. These methods help teams produce rapid, continuous improvements, via daily face-to-face …

Project Management

Briefly

Active by Design launches to get the nation moving

The Design Council has launched a new movement to improve the health of the nation, Active by Design.<p>Active by Design was created in response to the …

Tips for Public Speaking – speaking.io

Who am I? I'm Zach Holman. I've spoken at more technical conferences than anyone else on the planet, aside from those who have spoken at more …

Public Speaking

The value of balancing desirability, feasibility, and viability

I approach design the same way I approach life: success lies in balancing a given set of goals or requirements.In almost all cases, “perfection” does …

UX Design

How to get a busy person to respond to your email

5 rules for good email etiquette<p>Some days I get hundreds of emails a day. It really sucks.<p>The worst part is that most of the emails are important and …

4 Speaking Tricks You've Got to Try | Inc.com

If simply hearing the phrase "public speaking" makes you cringe, Zach Holman, a prominent developer at GitHub, the software-development network, feels your pain. That's why this week he launched speaking.io, the ultimate site for the legions of people who dread public speaking more than …

Public Speaking

9 Things Great Leaders Say Every Day | Inc.com

Your words are among your greatest tools. They're a window into your vision, your values and your abilities. So, whether you're running a giant organization or just trying to herd a group toward a certain outcome, there are messages you need to communicate constantly in order to lead …

Leadership

1 Weekly Habit That Will Push You to Peak Performance | Inc.com

Most of us have the desire to be high-performing. The alternative is boredom and less personal pride. Entrepreneurs especially, with their names on the sign, aim high.<p>In the sports world, athletes create rituals and regulate how they live in order to increase their performance. Business people tend …

Entrepreneurship

5 Steps That Will Uncover Your Dream Job | Inc.com

We all want a dream job. Just like finding that one great love, it's a goal that virtually everyone has. After all, over the course of our lifetimes, we'll work some 90,000 hours--and that's a lot of time to waste on something you're not passionate about.<p>While identifying the ideal career is not a …

Employment

Packaging -- How to Land Yourself on Time Magazine's World's 100 Most Influential People List

We've all heard the notion that a single great idea has the capacity to change the world. But in truth, ideas don't manifest change. People do, specifically people who can elevate those ideas by clearly articulating how they can be put into practice in the real world. This "elevated idea" is just a …

Time Blocking: a Productivity Power Tool

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>"I guard my time fiercely and without apology," says Gary Keller, author of <i>The One Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results</i> (Bard Press, 2013).<p>He uses a technique called time blocking,in which he dedicates several …

Time Management

Tools

<b>READ:</b> Harvard Business Review<p>“Most people are born creative. As children, we revel in imaginary play, ask outlandish questions, draw blobs and call …

Use Language to Shape a Creative Culture

Language is the crystallization of thought. But the words we choose do more than just reflect our thought patterns—they shape them. What we say—and how we say it—can deeply affect a company’s culture. To change attitudes and behaviors, it helps to first change the vernacular. To spark innovation, …

Reclaim Your Creative Confidence

Most people are born creative. As children, we revel in imaginary play, ask outlandish questions, draw blobs and call them dinosaurs. But over time, because of socialization and formal education, a lot of us start to stifle those impulses. We learn to be warier of judgment, more cautious, more …

EXAME

São Paulo – O americano Daniel Goleman, psicólogo e Ph.D. da Universidade <b>Harvard</b>, tornou-se célebre ao publicar o livro <b>Inteligência Emocional</b>, em …

Squarespace One-Year Subscription Giveaway

I know a lot of people who use Squarespace for their portfolio websites (including me!), blogs and even shop websites. And I thought that since it …

Squarespace

MEMS - GE

Watch This Insanely Slippery Non-Stick Coating Get Every Last Bit Out Of Bottles Of Lotion, Mayo, And Even Glue

Watch never-before-seen videos of an MIT-developed lubricant called LiquiGlide that makes anything–syrup, ketchup, paint–slide right out of the bottle so you don’t waste a drop. The applications start in the kitchen, but they extend into almost every industry.<p>Consumers expend a remarkable amount of …

frog

The easy part of building the Internet of Things (IoT) is connecting the infrastructure. Sensors and wireless technology expedite the flow of data …