Riccardo Prandini

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International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks

This Journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics<p><b>Please read the guidelines below then visit the journal’s submission site</b> …

This is why conservatives win: George Lakoff explains the importance of framing — and what Democrats need to learn

Messaging matters, George Lakoff tells Salon, but the key to politics is combining message with a moral grounding<p>In 1996, cognitive linguist George Lakoff released "Moral Politics," a book that should have utterly transformed our understanding of politics. And for many who read it, it certainly did.<p>…

Private money vs totally-public money, plus some history

2014-11-21T20:10:35.000Z<p>By: Izabella Kaminska<p>Let’s close the week off with little bit of “history is just repeating itself” education for both the …

Quentin Jones + Miley Cyrus - Miley

Ok, <b>Miley Cyrus</b> nuda l’abbiamo vista tutti, no? Però, ecco, questo è un vero caso di nudo artistico, non del tipo Rossella Brescia sul calendario di …

Parts, wholes, abstracts, tropes and ontology

Interview by Richard Marshall.<p>Friederike Moltmann is the Aberlour of philosophical linguistic interface. Her thoughts continually burn bright as she …

Kim Kardashian: il femminismo, un tanto al culo

Polemiche per il lato B di Kardashian. Che aggiorna l'emancipazione della donna.<p>L'attrice e modella, Kim Kardashian.<p>Il premio per la battuta più …

Beyonce Makes ‘The Fifty Shades Of Grey’ Trailer Even Sexier Than Humanly Possible

During Thursday night’s episode of <i>Scandal</i>, fans were treated to the official trailer for <i>50 Shade of Grey</i> and aside from the steamy elevator kiss, …

With their feckless princesses and fickle princes, these 10th-century tales are as titillating as they are fascinating<p><i>Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange</i> contains 18 stories from the Arab world, originating in the 10th century, which have survived in a single manuscript in a library in …

Well Tie Your Mother Down, It’s The Super Sexy ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ Trailer

Jamie Dornan stars as Christian Grey, CEO of Grey Enterprises, the lord of the Grey House tower, owner of countless grey ties, grey suits, grey cars, and a grey hoody, in <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i>, the ultimate diddle fantasy for greying soccer moms in grey Camrys. Light bondage, y’all.<p>The infamous …

How '50 Shades Of Grey' Made BDSM Go Mainstream

<i>Middlebrow is a recap of the week in entertainment, celebrity and television news that provides a comprehensive look at the state of pop culture. From the rock bottom to highfalutin, Middlebrow is your accessible guidebook to the world of entertainment. Sign up to receive it in your inbox here.</i><p>In a …

50 Sfumature di Grigio, il nuovo trailer

Ci siamo, «Mr Grey è pronto a riceverla»: mentre il countdown verso l'uscita nelle sale di <b>50 Sfumature di grigio</b> continua a correre verso …

Why I Am Teaching a Course Called “Wasting Time on the Internet”

The Surrealists’ ideal state for making art was the twilight between wakefulness and sleep, when they would dredge up images from the murky subconscious and throw them onto the page or canvas. Proposing sleepwalking as an optimal widespread societal condition, André Breton once asked, “When will we …

Cibo social, tate condivise e meno auto Così la sharing economy ci cambia la vita

Badanti e infermiere di condominio. Servizi di pulizia online. Ristoranti casalinghi dove si mangia con un contributo. Si moltiplicano i servizi, le …

The world's wealthiest 10 percent now own 87 percent of global assets. Why fighting inequality is more important than ever: http://wef.ch/1zRb6vu Chart: http://wef.ch/1zRb4E9

Why 2028 will be the year to watch: advertising guru Martin Sorrell on the hottest mega-trends for the next 50 years - and one year in particular that could change the world as you know it: http://wef.ch/1sjtx7b Image: http://wef.ch/1sjtx7c

Priestmangoode unveils driverless tube train designs for London Underground

<b>News:</b> designs by London studio Priestmangoode are due to be rolled out on four London tube lines in 2020, and could be the first fleet of driverless …

In case you missed it: Could artificial intelligence wipe out humanity? "A robot is given the task of maximizing the production of paper clips. Once it becomes superintelligent, it proceeds to convert all available resources, including human bodies, into paper clips." Nick Bostrom's new book warns of the existencial threat to humanity posed by intelligent machines. http://wef.ch/1uiQ7xd Chart: http://wef.ch/1uiQ6cp

Skyscrapers are creating "disjointed and disconnected" cities says Moshe Safdie

<b>World Architecture Festival 2014:</b> architect Moshe Safdie has called for a "reorientation" of the way cities are designed, saying that the vogue for …

Ritholtz's Reads: Virtual Reality and How to Get Rich

The weather outside looks delightful: perfect for the beach, boat or barbecue. Before you head off for some fun in the sun, check out our longer-form …

China has six megacities of 10 million people – and more than 100 cities of more than a million. What can we learn from its urban development? Read our report: http://wef.ch/1wgy9OA

Becoming an Agnelli

When she married the dashing Italian industrialist Gianni Agnelli, in 1953, Marella Agnelli entered a very different world from the conservative, aristocratic circles of her youth, a life of streamlined yachts, fast cars, and glamorous parties. In an adaptation from her memoir, she recalls the …

What happens to your social media accounts when you die? Gary Vaynerchuk describes a world where your online legacy could become another item on your will. “All of the login information for my social media accounts go to my son, Barry.” http://wef.ch/1kVN7EV Graphic: http://wef.ch/1kVN8sF