Rasool J. Verjee

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How to Listen When Your Communication Styles Don’t Match

Why do people who consider themselves good communicators often fail to actually hear each other? Often it’s due to a mismatch of styles: To someone who prefers to vent, someone who prefers to explain seems patronizing; explainers experience venters as volatile.<p>This is why so many of us see our …

Pebble and Basis B1—two good devices that could be one defining wearable | Ars Technica

Review: Best available wearables show this market's growth and shortcomings.<p>I had been wearing both bands for a bit more than two weeks. They'd been …

How Yoga Became A $27 Billion Industry -- And Reinvented American Spirituality

In 1971, Sat Jivan Singh Khalsa moved to New York to open a yoga studio. A lawyer moonlighting as a Kundalini yoga teacher, he set up shop in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn, opening a school to share the teachings of the spiritual leader Yogi Bhajan. At that time, there were only two other yoga studios in …

The “Netflix For Books” Business Model, And How It’ll Change The Way You Read

Mark Coker of Smashwords, which recently inked a major content deal with Scribd, weighs in on how the all-you-can-read model changes the way we read, how authors make creative choices, and how everyone gets paid.<p>Is a “Netflix for e-books” nearing viability? Yesterday, Smashwords, the largest …

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OTIENO OTIENO: Collapse of Uhuru case will come at a cost to his

Blogs<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>Posted 21/12/2013<p>Collapse of Uhuru case will come at a cost to his image<p>In Summary<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>Fans of President Uhuru …

Africa

Bikram Feels the Heat

Since 1994, thousands of fans of Bikram Choudhury—whose eponymous brand of heated yoga gained devotees including George Clooney, Lady Gaga, and Jeff Bridges—have flocked to his teacher-training program. Some women in his orbit now say that Choudhury sexually harassed and even sexually assaulted …

The Top 10 Films Of 2013: Richard Lawson’s List

This was an odd year for movies. As expected, winter and spring offered a few forgettable blockbusters (<i>Olympus Has Fallen</i>, <i>Oblivion</i>). But then the big summer fare came along and disappointed nearly en masse (<i>Elysium</i>, <i>Man of Steel</i>), while a sizable handful of indies, like <i>Fruitvale Station</i> and <i>The</i> …

She Comes First

• <b>Author:</b> Ian Kerner<p>“Every man’s must-read. Tell your guy to put down the remote and pick up <i>She Comes First</i>.”<br>—<i>Cosmopolitan</i><p>Ian Kerner offers a radical new philosophy for pleasuring women in <i>She Comes First—</i>anessential guidebook to oral sex from the author of <i>Be Honest—You’re Not That Into Him Either.</i> …

Harper Collins

The Paleo Solution

• <b>Author:</b> Robb Wolf<p>Do you want to lose fat and stay young, all while avoiding cancer, diabetes, heart disease, Parkinson's, Alzheimer's and a host of other illnesses? <i>The Paleo Solution</i> incorporates the latest, cutting edge research from genetics, biochemistry and anthropology to help you look, feel …

Nutrition

It Starts With Food

• <b>Author:</b> Melissa Hartwig & Dallas Hartwig<p>Food can change your life in unexpected ways.<p>"It Starts With Food" will show you how.<p>"It Starts With Food" outlines a clear, balanced, sustainable plan to change the way you eat forever--and transform your life in unexpected ways. Your success story begins …

Bipolar Disorder

Success Through Stillness

• <b>Author:</b> Russell Simmons & Chris Morrow<p><b>Master entrepreneur, original hip-hop mogul, and New York Times bestselling author Russell Simmons shares the most fundamental key to success—meditation—and guides readers to use stillness as a powerful tool to access their potential.</b> <br>In the <i>New York Times</i> …

Meditation

Quiet

• <b>Author:</b> Susan Cain<p><b>The book that started the Quiet Revolution</b><br>At least one-third of the people we know are introverts. They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking; who innovate and create but dislike self-promotion; who favor working on their own over working in teams. It is to introverts—Rosa …

Steve Wozniak

Meet the Editor: Manage Your Magazines on the Web

Inside Flipboard / May 9, 2013<p>The “Flip It” button gets a major new expansion today: the Flipboard Editor, which gives all Flipboard curators …