Matt Negero

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How to Train Your Brain for Maximum Creativity. (Here's What the Science Says.)

For starters: If you want to be more creative, you aren't going to get there if your brain is constantly fighting off negative stress hormones.<p>Business success simply isn't going to happen without the creativity required to dream up new ideas and new visions for the future. Think about Steve Jobs, …

The World's 30 Highest-Paid Celebrities Under 30

In 2010, Abel Tesfaye started releasing free mixtapes under a mysterious moniker, The Weeknd. You can still listen to his music for free, but the 27-year-old gets a hefty paycheck.<p>The Weeknd is the world’s highest-paid celebrity under 30, earning $92 million in the year leading to June 1, 2017, …

James Harden

R&B’s leading “Starboy” The Weeknd is both a “Party Monster” and a “Legend” in the making

Photos by Andy Argyrakis<p>With every step of The Weeknd’s brief but bountiful ride thus far, the Canadian singer/songwriter born Abel Makkonen Tesfaye …

Before They Were Famous: Watch This Rare Clip of The Weeknd at an Early Studio Session

Before the matted dreads and countless radio hits, <b>The Weeknd</b> was just a young artist making experimental tunes with his friends.A recently unearthed …

The Weeknd

Sacred Mysteries: Ancient Ethiopian echoes of Roman antiquity

It is always an out-of-the-way pleasure to visit the Ethiopians who live on the roof of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem. Now another surprise about this ancient civilisation has arrived via Oxford: pictures and analysis of three books of Gospels of astonishing antiquity.<p>They were …

Ancient History

Best turntables under $500 released in 2016

Fueled by the significantly high interest in vinyl the last few years, audio companies and turntable manufacturers are constanlty designing and …

Audiophile

How Ethiopian prince scuppered Germany's WW1 plans

<b>A hundred years ago, the Ethiopian prince Lij Iyasu was deposed after the Orthodox church feared he had converted to Islam. But it also scuppered Germany's plans to draw Ethiopia into World War One, writes Martin Plaut.</b><p>In January 1915 a dhow slipped quietly out of the Arabian port of Al-Wajh. On …

Add Muscle, Subtract Fat: The Clean Bulk That Works

10 top prototyping tools

There are many web tools around that can help you with all sorts – how to start a blog or new website – or provide some much-needed web design …

Mockups

Here's the Newest Tool to Help You Fight the Surveillance State

<b>Derrick Broze</b> <b><br>August 24, 2015</b><p><b>(</b><b>ANTIMEDIA</b><b>)</b> Earlier this month, the Electronic Frontier Foundation launched a new project designed to help educate …

Surveillance

Should you freelance or take a job in a studio?

The Melbourne-based concept artist and illustrator Darren Yeow failed at being freelance twice. Moving back into studio roles, it's only over the …

Employment

How to start a studio: 18 pro tips

Happy in your underpaid, under-appreciated design job? Thought not. Well you could always follow our tips to get a promotion – but you'd still be …

The Beginner's Foolproof Guide To Six-Pack Abs

Sun's out, shirt's off. And with that, your abs are either making you the center of attention, or simply part of the group that's envious of the …

4 Metabolic Finishers That Will Destroy Fat

End your workout with these and your belly stands no chance<p>Chris Cuomo, an anchor on CNN <i>New Day</i> and a 44-year-old father of three, recently packed on 10 pounds of <b>muscle</b> in 90 days. One of his secrets: these super fast, high-intensity metabolic finishers. They’re inspired by Cuomo’s favorite …

New App Is Helping Feed Hundreds of Thousands of Homeless People

<b>Carey Wedler</b> <b><br>June 29, 2015</b><p><b>Independent media is under attack — and we need your help to save it! Click here to become an Anti-Media patron.</b><p><b>(ANTIMEDIA)</b> …

Homelessness

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The Pitch

At the end of May, the Weeknd (née Abel Tesfaye) released the visuals for his most recent single, "The Hills", a dark, almost discordant meditation on lust, drugs, and fame. The track, with its grating chords and vulgar lyrics, is jarring to the uninitiated. But to those familiar with his …