Ahmad Naim Jaafar

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How This Startup’s “Micro-School” Network Could Change The Way We Educate Now

With $33 million in the bank, AltSchool is looking to scale its “full-stack” approach–and the technology platform behind it.<p>Behold, on stage: a study in contrasts.<p>In one chair sits Joel Klein, who once oversaw 1.1 million students as chancellor of the New York City public schools and now runs News …

Agricultural Drones

Ryan Kunde is a winemaker whose family’s picture-perfect vineyard nestles in the Sonoma Valley north of San Francisco. But Kunde is not your average …

Farming

9 Consultant Skills They Don’t Teach You In Business School

Ways to deflect the divas, how to translate the “blah blah blah”–you won’t find any of these tips in a college textbook.<p>In my 20 years as an international consultant, I’ve observed my colleagues in action: from the very predictable cohort of gray-suited analysts to the egotistical and colorful …

Google Glass Aiming to Transform How We Travel

Google has been playing slow and careful when it comes to rolling out Google Glass beyond a small, albeit passionate, community of early-adopters and …

Rem Koolhaas's G-Star Raw HQ is like 'two brands having unprotected sex'

A line of military uniforms, crafted in stiff layers of denim, stands at the top of a polished concrete staircase, each topped with a busby, bearskin or sharp-peaked cap. At the other end of the building hangs a row of heavily sculpted jeans, with great cod-piece pouches bulging from their …

A Visual History Of The Bicycle

We’re inching toward spring, so our thoughts naturally turn to all the things we haven’t been able to do for the past few months. Like: biking! Oh man, biking is so great. And so is this little animated history of the bicycle’s design, created by Danish firm Visual Artwork.<p>The bicycle has changed a …

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StarBots Animatronic Kits: Another Kickstarter Success Story

Pat Starace launched his StarBots animatronic kits with a successful Kickstarter campaign in late 2013. I first met Pat at Orlando Mini Maker Faire 2012 where he exhibited several of his animatronic creations including a singing toucan and what one exhibitor called “creepy singing fruit.” Pat was a …

If 27 Famous Artists Designed Buildings

Have you ever loved a painting so much you wanted to step inside and live in it for a while? The aching color of a Rothko composition or a surreal Dali dreamscape might make more exciting living spaces than our boxy apartments or monotonous suburban homes.<p>In his latest illustration series, …