Matthew Cross

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Outstanding Entries to the Smithsonian Wilderness Forever Photo Contest

In order to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act, which was passed on September 3, 1964, the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History has opened “Wilderness Forever: 50 Years of Protecting America's Wild Places,” a photography exhibition that features juried selections from …

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People

Want to work smarter, not harder? Learn from the best.<p>Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others.<p>So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great book) and the compulsively readable <i>Trust Me,</i> …

Bored of your normal résumé? Sumry wants to replace it with an interactive timeline

Looking for a job and sending out résumés is a full-time job in itself, and in order to make yourself stand out from the crowd you might be considering adding some flourishes to your existing CV.<p>However, tweaking that existing Microsoft Word template isn’t going to cut it. According to Sumry, a …

Mattersight

Powered by innovation, patented with personality, amplified by people, and delivered with immediate results, Mattersight enables enterprises to …

Honest Signals: How They Shape Our World (The MIT Press)

<b>How understanding the signaling within social networks can change the way we make decisions, work with others, and manage organizations.</b><p>How can you …

Are We Ready For The Personal Web?

The modern world can be a dehumanizing place. Long gone is the sweet little old lady at the drugstore counter, replaced by big box retailers, brand logos and barcodes. We’re more often“handled” than serviced, calculated, rather than cared for.<p>That’s about to change in a big way. When I recently …

Co-Creation and the New Web Of Things

“Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door.” That notion inspired generations of tinkerers, innovators and …

Surreal Paintings by Henrik Aarrestad Uldalen

Dreamlike Paintings.<p>This is a collection of surreal paintings and dreamlike portraits by Henrik Aarrestad Uldalen, a self-taught artist from Norway. …

Google and Raspberry Pi join forces to create Coder

Over the last few years, interest in coding (especially for the web) has led to a blossoming of resources that help average people learn how to …

Articles about 7 modern designs summer on Dwell.com - Dwell

Just in time for summer, here are seven modern wood-burning fire pits to inspire your next backyard get-together.<p>Plan your summer getaways with our picks for Airbnb rentals with great design.<p>Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside table has taken on a far sweeter function—and a score of forms …