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We're Gianna Toboni and Isobel Yeung, Correspondents for VICE on HBO, and This Is How We Work

Some journalists spend their careers behind a desk. That’s a fine way to work, depending on the beat, but it’s not for everyone. It’s not for Gianna …

Productivity

How to Turn Your Smartphone into a Video Powerhouse

With Hollywood blockbuster film budgets consistently reaching north of $200 million, the film world has never been harder to break into. However, …

Videography

Legendary Architect Frank Gehry to Teach a MasterClass on Design

They always say, learn from the best. Well, it doesn't get much better than living legend Frank Gehry, who is teaching an online MasterClass this …

[Infographic] Perception of Value

Customer perceived value is incredibly influential when it comes toThe post [Infographic] Perception of Value appeared first on iamwire.

Designing the new Flipboard

What’s your passion?<p>Written in large letters along the wall of our office in Palo Alto is the phrase, “Great stories move the world forward.” On the …

Prototyping

Medium’s Best Design Writing of 2016

Creative, insightful, helpful, and actionable; we’ve curated and categorized 75 of Medium’s best design posts from the past year. Enjoy!<p>See Medium’s …

GE Builds 'Digital Foundry' Locations, Where Physics + Analytics Intersect

In the world of so-called ‘digital transformation’ in Internet land, it’s easy to forget that (largely positive) disruption has been happening for decades. Back in 1889 in the time of Thomas Edison, electricity was just about as new-fangled as cloud computing is today.<p>The fabulously named Vincent …

Foundries

13 incredible facts about Canada

With the 10th-largest GDP, Canada has one of the biggest economies in the world.<p>Here are 13 incredible facts about its economy, consumers, culture, and resources. Check them out below.

ROLESOR

The juxtaposition of gold and stainless steel with their contrasting colours and radiance: this is Rolesor, an auspicious meeting of two metals on a single Rolex watch. One, noble and precious, is coveted for its lustre and stability; the other, renowned for its resistance, brings strength and …

Cosmic

From the architects <b>UID</b>:<p><i>Dwelling is to put oneself in an interactive environmental domain that surrounds humans and other living creatures. There unfold various activities to which living creatures engage themselves for survival. Further expansion of such domain will surely lead us to view the totality of environment as a dwelling as it stretches unsegmented from city to forest and sea and finally from the earth into outer space. The ever-changing ways of living things such as humans and plants,</i> …

Why Your iPhone Could Have Cost $32 Million in 1985

If you adjusted prices to inflation and took all of the core hardware and software features in your smartphone into a device built in 1985, how much …

Quality Basics: How Does 3D Laser Scanning Work?

The HandySCAN 3D laser scanner. (Image courtesy of Creaform.)<p>It’s easy to take our tools for granted, especially the ones we use regularly.<p>Whether …

How to Master Your Morning Routine With Flipboard

In the mornings, after showering, grooming, and nourishing yourself, what’s the first thing you do? Check email? Go for a jog? Listen to podcasts? These decisions, along with thousands of other possibilities, could have profound implications not just on your productivity, but your life.<p>But you …

24 Cool Tech Startups You Should Know About This Year

Here is a list of some of the innovative technology startups that I met at the TechCrunch Disrupt startup conference in New York earlier this month.<p>Earlier this month, I attended TechCrunch Disrupt NY, an annual startup conference at which many tech-related startups showcase their offerings, …

The Real Story Behind Brutalism

Phaidon’s new book This Brutal World is a photographic ode to one of the most polarizing modern architectural movements.<p>“It’s hard to love a brute,” mused the podcast <i>99Percent Invisible</i> in an episode that aired last year. The sentiment certainly rings true as Brutalist buildings are among the most …

The art of presenting creative work

A bad presentation can create a vacuum for clients to provide overly prescriptive feedback, which in turn leads to subpar final work.The post The art …

Why We Still Search for the Magic of Steve Jobs' Mind

His attention to detail and problem-solving mentality came from a profound respect for the fundamentals of smart design.<p>There's an old saying about sports that applies to design too: You know the referees--or the designers--have done a good job if you never noticed they were there.<p>Nearly five years …

Popular Science's top inventions of 2016 revealed

More of the futuristic technology that you only saw in movies is coming to life, and sooner than you may imagine.<p>Popular Science magazine says the …

Why 3D Printer Startup M3D Set Up Manufacturing In The U.S.

The common wisdom about manufacturing is that America isn’t really competitive anymore, and companies will go to Asia or elsewhere to do it cheaper. M3D, a maker of consumer 3D printers and inks with between $10 million and $15 million in sales, is one company that’s bucking the trend.<p>When college …

These Are the 5 Haircuts Every Man Needs to Know This Spring

And how to get them.<p>A fresh haircut is the perfect way to welcome the warmer weather, and this year, it's all about variations on three classics: long hair, the short back and sides, and the crop. That's according to Adam Brady from award-winning UK-based barbershop Ruffians. Here, he breaks down …

What We Can Infer About Apple's Car Plans From The One Car They Bought

Rumors of Apple venturing into the automotive space have been swirling for quite a while, and that swirl really swirled the swirl when Apple-watchers …

‘Apple Employee #4’ Bill Fernandez talks early Apple & Steve Jobs in new interview [Video]

Leo Laporte and Mike Elgan of popular podcasting networking TWiT today conducted an interview with Bill Fernandez, the fourth employee to work at Apple. At Apple, Fernandez was a user interface architect and inventor. He worked on both the Apple I and Apple II and contributed to the user interface …

Apple

The Front Lines

On the border of ISIS territory, Iraqi civilians fight for their survival.<p>Two months ago, Masoud Barzani, the President of the Kurdish regional government, held a press conference on a hill overlooking Sinjar, a town in the northwestern corner of Iraq. The day before, following an intense …

A former Apple executive is selling his incredible $35 million California smart home

He started designing the contemporary home with a bevy of automated features in 2005, according to The Wall Street Journal.<p>But by the time it was completed — just a few weeks ago — he no longer needed the 10,000-square-foot mansion, as his kids are all grown up.<p>Located in Santa Barbara, California, …

The 3D Printed Car That Could Transform The Auto Industry: On Sale In 2016

Imagine the car of the future. It’s not a Tesla. Rather, it’s 3D printed and recyclable.<p>Arizona-based Local Motors plans to debut its new LM3D in 2016, which would be the first 3D printed car to hit the highways and be available for purchase (for about $53,000).<p>3D printed cars have been popular …

4 exciting Australian startups to watch in 2016

2015 was a big year for Australian startups — the government decided it wanted an "ideas boom," announcing a A$1.1 billion (US$799 million) …

The Best 3D Scanners of 2015

Dec 9, 2015 | By Kira<p>In industrial and professional fields, 3D scanning technology has been leveraged to <b>replicate architectural or archeological …

3D Scanners

Clone Spotting: How Counterfeits Hurt the Open Source Movement

When we found out that our Touch Board had been cloned we all immediately said “what!” quickly followed by “whoa…” summed up with “let me see!” After a few years of selling our Electric Paint and with our Touch Board just over a year old, we weren’t surprised, but we were certainly excited, …

Where Disruptive Innovation Came From

After a long and successful run, the theory of disruptive innovation has come under attack of late. Last year, <i>The New Yorker</i> published a piece by Jill Lepore, a history professor at Harvard, attacking the whole idea as overblown and based on shoddy scholarship. In a recent <i>Sloan Management Review</i> …