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This story first appeared in the April 10 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.
When Soho House made its Hollywood debut five years ago this …Los Angeles
The writers, producers, executives, and stars of the groundbreaking sketch comedy series reveal all in honor of the 25th anniversary of its premiere.
In early 1990, Jim Carrey was a struggling actor, Jamie Foxx was an unknown standup, and only Howell and Elvira Wayans knew the names of their entire …TV
As co-founder of Hotwire.com and CEO of Zillow for the last seven years, 39-year-old Spencer Rascoff fits most people’s definition of success. As a father of three young children, Spencer is a busy guy at home and at work.
What’s the one thing that Spencer refuses to do on the weekend? Work—at …Productivity
Your living room is about to get a whole lot cuter: indie e-comm shop Of a Kind has hooked up with Target for a collection of home decor products by …Fashion Blogs
Meeting hosts often think that presenting to a room full of people is the best way to share ideas. Westerners in particular, with their Greco-Roman oratorical roots (think Aristotle and Cicero), tend to craft a verbal case and then declare their views to the audience. But sometimes it’s better to …Facilitation
Today we're releasing Facebook Analytics for Apps, a free tool that brings the power of Facebook demographics to cross-device analysis and …
Facebook is testing what it calls spherical videos, part of a new breed of online video you can “move through,” much like a 3-D game.
Company founder …Facebook
Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.
Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …Persuasion
There's a perpetual air of mystery surrounding the abandoned buildings of the world.
Intrepid photographers like Hans van Vrouwerf aim to clear that mystery. They explore the rotting, decaying buildings left to the wild for decades so you don't have to.
Netherlands-based van Vrouwerf has explored …Photographers
Launching today, the new Atavist is arguably the most beautiful and powerful tool for self-publishing on the web.
If you thought Medium was the most beautiful way to write on the web, boy, catch a load of the Atavist redesign.
Launching today, the National Magazine Award-winning digital magazine …Writing
Magritte Raphaëlle Martin Animated tribute to surrealist painter René Magritte. See the full size GIFs on the artist’s website.
Animated tribute to surrealist painter René Magritte. See the full size GIFs on the artist’s website.GIF Animations
You may think you know San Francisco from social media (Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Pinterest all began here, after all) but for the real thing – the mouth-watering cuisine, ear-tingling performances and truly joyous celebrations of individuality – you have to be here. But where do you start …San Francisco
Pinterest hosts more than 30 billion Pins (and growing) with rich contextual and visual information. Tens of millions of Pinners (users) interact …
The computer-controlled driverless car is barreling down the road of the future towards us. We've known this for a long time, but the speed and the matter-of-factness with which it is moving from prototype to actual product still has the power to give you whiplash.
That became clear on Thursday, …Driverless Cars
Airbnb may be the poster child of the peer-to-peer movement, with more than 800,000 hosts and a valuation in excess of $13 billion.
But it's not the only platform out there giving tourists the chance to live like locals and locals the chance to make some extra income.
Here are 10 lesser known …Central America Travel
Craft Night is held one night per month, on varying days of the week to accommodate different work and life schedules. Keep up-to-date on what's going on at the Etsy Labs Brooklyn by checking the Etsy event calendar.
Join us for these monthly classes to engage with and learn from creative Etsy Admin …
Educators / March 18, 2015
Instead of going on vacation for spring break, we decided to launch a brand new initiative for teachers. This is Flipboard for you, a resource for the modern and connected educator. Our goal is to inspire classrooms around the world to read together, connect and share. We …Personalized News
This story is made possible by Bali’s Finest Villas
Bali is known for a lot of things – pristine beaches, fantastic swells for surfing, seafood and …Bali
Apple is having more luck getting content partners to participate in its upcoming streaming service by promising to share data with them, reports the New York Post. News of Apple's most recent streaming television plans surfaced yesterday, after The Wall Street Journal reported the company was in …TV
A lot of people would find it intimidating to assume responsibility for a £15m turnover business while the founders are away building relationships on the other side of the world. It sounds like the kind of task you might be ready to take on if you had been at the firm for, say, 15 years or more, …Startups
As a follow-up to my post about computing optimal road trips across the US, I thought it’d be fun to make a road trip map for Europe as well. If you’d like to get into the nitty-gritty of how these road trips are created, check out the first post.
Europe is a massive continent with a diverse mix of …Road Trips
The big idea, the one that would launch an app downloaded nearly 10,000 times and create a company worth millions of dollars, started with a shoeshine.
Will Newton, a social media manager, met up for dinner with his friends Irvin Slobodskaya, an account manager for a digital marketing company, and …Hairstyling
Top five bistros and brasseries of Paris!
Having lived and worked in Paris for a number of years in the 1970s and having been regular visitors to the …Paris
“Because so many publishers build their businesses on banner ads, they have to get people back to their site to make money” says BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti. But that misses much of the value of social media. “You should be using this distribution channel to show them content, not just a pointer to …Social Media
While levitation photography is nothing new, Taiwanese-French-American photographer Mickael Jou's self-portraits of himself leaping through the air are exceptionally elegant feats of movement and grace. For the past three years, the Berlin-based creative has united his two passions—photography and …Photographers
We all know about virtual reality’s potential for revolutionising the world of home entertainment. But a remarkable event in Australia has just delivered a poignant reminder of how VR could also have a dramatic effect on our day to day real lives by effectively letting us be in two places at …Virtual Reality
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Procrastinators, rejoice: a new crop of digital tools can help you book an entire trip in a matter of minutes, even mere hours before takeoff.