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5 Incredibly Effective Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Small changes. Big results.<p>Regular readers know I definitely believe in the power of hard work. As Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>But we can all work smarter, too. And clearly we all want to, …

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Photographer captures the explosive birth and death of model cars

Swiss photographer Fabian Oefner's <i>Disintegrating</i> is a series of composite photographs that seeks to invent moments in time. Each photograph depicts a car "disintegrating" into its composite parts, and took hours of work to create. Rather than using CGI, Oefner took detailed scale models of a number …

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20 Captivating Photographs Take You Back to 1960s New York City

Take a trip back to 1960s New York City without figuring out that darn time machine.<p>Photographer James Jowers wandered the streets of Manhattan in …

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If William Shakespeare Had Written Star Wars

Though <b>William Shakespeare</b> regularly dominates surveys of the greatest literature of all time, he remains a surprisingly controversial figure of literary history — while some believe The Bard profoundly changed modern life, others question whether he wrote anything at all. Doubts of authorship …

How I Learned To Get The Most Out Of Every Week’s 168 Hours

Would you rather flip through a Pottery Barn catalog or train for and run a half-marathon? The secret to time management is all about priorities.<p>I’ve always loved the phrase “the truth will set you free.”<p>While I’ll admit that objectivity is hard to achieve, when you face reality as head on as …

Time Management

Need To Get Focused? First Go Analog

Have the feeling that you do your best thinking with a pen in your hand? There’s a reason for that. And a way to get that feeling from a keyboard, too.<p>If you take the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>‘s word for it, handwriting trains your brain.<p>How? Writer Patrick Rhone lists longhand’s positives:<p>“We learn more …

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David Rakoff’s “Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish”

An excerpt from a novel in verse<p>Frankie, dubbed “Finn McCool” after the giant<br>Of myth, had his size, and was just as defiant;<br>Big as a draught-horse and strong as a steer<br>Frank had his enemies quaking in fear.<br>The tales of his strength and his temper abounded,<br>And God help the soul who might think them …

KettlePizza Turns Your Weber Charcoal Grill into a Pizza Oven

If you have a kettle-style charcoal grill, like a Weber, you can easily convert it to a de facto pizza oven with the KettlePizza Kit. If you don’t …

How It Should Have Ended

June 28, 2018<p>How Infinity War Should Have Ended Sorry we couldn’t make the video longer. Watch More HISHEs: https://bit.ly/HISHEPlaylist Subscribe to …

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States Battle for Business

In addition to grappling with widespread budget problems, states nationwide are fighting to retain or steal top businesses. CNBC takes a look at …

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Mind-Reading Headset Helps Physically Disabled Communicate

At age 4, Tan Le and her family left Vietnam as refugees, venturing out to sea without a clear plan. Her upbringing ultimately inspired her to think big, and now she is making a major difference in the world.<p>"Anything, even death, would be better than life in that environment," the CEO of Emotiv …

About - Zilla online magazine

<b>Who we are</b><br>Zilla is an online magazine dedicated to design, trends and inspiration. Its mission is to fuel your creativity and inspire you on a daily …

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Short video about Detroit makerspace

I enjoyed <i>Dark Rye</i>'s video about I3's Nicholas Britsky and the maker movement in Detroit. Dark Rye's entire Detroit issue is excellent.

57 Simple Ways to Make Someone's Day

"Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time, and start with the person nearest you." -Mother Teresa<p>Recently, I ran across something that got me thinking again about the beauty of a simple kindness. And about the astonishing power and positive impact even the smallest kind word or deed can …

Vintage Typewriter Keys + New Tech = Diesel Punk Keyboard?

Richard Nagy has designed and built The Executive Keyboard, taking design cues from vintage mechanical keyboards. Combined with a leatherette top and aluminum sides, it’s certainly a piece for computer gearheads to swoon over. But the $900 price tag? Looks more like a challenge to make my own!<p>[via …

Detroit Development Projects, Real Estate Investments Are Booming In 2013

Development is back and booming in the Motor City, even despite the city's very real fiscal issues.<p>Midtown has arguably become Detroit's most successful -- and talked about -- district for new commercial and real estate ventures. Mixed-use projects like The Auburn apartments and Willys Overland …

Portal Room - FINISHED

The Portal Room<p>It's FINISHED! Took many months to get the final pieces, but it's finally DONE!! There are more pictures, as well as a more in-depth …

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