Collin Wang

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Material world: how Google discovered what software is made of

“It is a sufficiently advanced form of paper as to be indistinguishable from magic.”<p>Matias Duarte, vice president of design at Google, is telling me about the central principle of Material Design. It’s the unifying metaphor behind Google’s new design direction, providing a unified set of physics …

Two Kinds of People You Should Never Negotiate With

The first thing negotiation experts teach is to “separate the people from the problem.” The vast majority of the time, this is sound advice. But as a psychologist, I know that approximately 1% of the time, people <i>are</i> the problem. And in such cases, normal negotiation strategies just don’t work. …

3 Tips on How to Take a Topless Selfie (That Won’t Upset Your Grandma)

The #ToplessTour girls share their tricks.<p>Chances are, you’ve already mastered the art of #tbt and #FitnessFriday. But there’s a new Instagram trend you might want to get in on: topless selfies. It all started in December 2012, when three friends from Europe (Olivia Edginton, 20, Lydia Buckler, 21, …

Children who play tennis will have stronger bones, researchers find

Children who take up sports at a young age strengthen their bones by up to 63 per cent and reduce the risk of frailty in old age, study finds<p>As Andy Murray powers through the French Open it may not be the first thing on his mind, but he can be safe in the knowledge he will have strong bones in …

When You Meet Someone Who’s Already In Love With Someone Else

By Raine Alerta,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1oAgWIV<p><b>You met him.</b><p>You met him when you were supposed to meet someone else. You met him and it felt …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

What 12 Super-Successful People Wish They Knew At 22

Things won't get easier, but they'll get better.<p>Think back to when you were 22 years old. You were just graduating from college, entering the "real world," and embarking on your professional journey.<p>Maybe you wish you could rewrite your past. Or perhaps you're content with the decisions you made at …

Your Brain Unplugged: Proof That Spacing Out Makes You More Effective

Andrew Smart wants you to take a break—sit and do nothing. We’re taught that taking on more is better—it makes us more valuable. The reality is that doing too many things makes us less efficient. Andrew argues that our “culture of effectiveness” is not only ineffective, but it can be harmful to …