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As Tim Cook set to receive $100M+ on 5th anniversary as CEO, Financial Times rates his performance

With Tim Cook set to receive more than $100M in stock bonuses as he reaches his fifth anniversary as Apple’s CEO today, the <i>Financial Times</i> has assessed the performance of AAPL under his leadership in a series of five charts.<p>In a ‘good news, bad news’ chart, the <i>FT</i> begins with a <i>Bloomberg</i> chart …

Articles about 250 year old stone house israel surprisingly modern interior on Dwell.com - Dwell

This historic home by Henkin Shavit Architecture is reimagined through a modern lens.<p>Danish design impresario Jens Martin Skibsted works with architect Jürgen Mayer H to update a Norwegian-style, 19th-century home...<p>This Swedish guesthouse embodied Nordic building traditions for a modern …

Avoid These Three Traps and Become a More Decisive Leader

I recently oversaw a study designed to clarify the relationship between pivotal decisions and leadership. Based on our nationwide survey of 500 …

Articles about rural retreat brings family together without making them give their gadgets on Dwell.com - Dwell

A smart vacation home fosters connectivity in every sense of the word.<p>Diane Cheatham and Edward Baum team up to try to make the Dallas of their design dreams a reality.<p>When architect Greg Torchio first began conceptualizing a contemporary home project in Centreville, Maryland, he quickly realized...<p>…

‘You Got a Problem?’: Video Captures Enraged Driver Exiting Car and Attacking Motorcyclist — but Table Quickly Turns

An Arizona motorcyclist’s helmetcam captured the moment when an enraged driver exited his vehicle at Yuma traffic light, walked up to the cyclist and punched him in the face.<p>Image source: YouTube<p>Police said the driver, identified as 51-year-old Lee Schismenos, was angry that the motorcyclist, …

The end of capitalism has begun

The red flags and marching songs of Syriza during the Greek crisis, plus the expectation that the banks would be nationalised, revived briefly a 20th-century dream: the forced destruction of the market from above. For much of the 20th century this was how the left conceived the first stage of an …

Economics

Swooping Hoover Dam Re-Design Creates Spectacular Views for Visitors

The Hoover Dam is one of the world's most impressive man-made structures. A staggeringly large concrete barrier measuring 222 meters high and 379 …

Sinbad Creek Residence by Swatt | Miers Architects

Swatt | Miers Architects have designed the Sinbad Creek Residence in the rural town of Sunol, California.<p>From the architects<p>The Sinbad Creek …

Architizer

Architizer

Here’s Everything You Need To Know To Actually Lose Body Fat

Losing fat isn't the same thing as losing weight. This is how it all works.<p><i>Everyone has their own goals for their health and wellness, and those goals vary from person to person. We get that not everyone is focused on losing body fat — and that is A-OK. But since some people do want to change their</i> …

Fitness

Here's why you can't just push a dead body into outer space

That might not sound like a big deal. But what if those microbes somehow made it to the real Mars?<p>We've launched tons of spacecraft, probes, and rovers to the red planet, all potentially carrying a few microbes from Earth.<p>Accidentally contaminating Mars could have big consequences. It might trick …

In Age of Science, Is Religion 'Harmful Superstition'?

God is not only dead, author avers. He never lived. Not to mention the deaths of kids treated with faith instead of science-based medicine.<p>Jerry Coyne, author of <i>Faith vs. Fact: Why Science and Religion Are Incompatible</i>was in high school listening to the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club …

Religion

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6 Ways To Use Analytics To Better Manage A Workforce

Marketing, finance, supply chain: your business relies on analytics to run all of these functions.<p>But your workforce? Not so much. According to a recent survey of about 350 HR leaders worldwide, less than 16 percent use analytics to dig into their data to predict and get ahead of looming talent …

Data Warehousing

Why living in small spaces is making people happier

While it’s easy to get caught up in the cycle of wanting that bigger place, with the spare bedroom, bigger yard, study or airy dining area, an …

Minimalism

Look at These Two Pills. Virtual Reality Scientist Explains Why What You Are Likely Seeing Is Wrong

Take a hard look at the image below. Do you see a red and blue pill?<p><i>— Scroll down for video —</i><p>Image source: Facebook via Mashable<p>If so, your eyes are playing a nasty trick on you.<p>Unlike in the hit movie “The Matrix,” the pills are, in fact, the same shade of grey.<p>Image source: Facebook via …

This sleek metal bumper is easily my favorite iPhone 6 case right now

At the risk of repeating myself for the hundredth time, I hate iPhone cases. Covering up that sleek design and premium aluminum seems like a crime …

Shocking Or Intriguing? NASA Challenges Physics, To Build Faster-Than-Light Spaceship ‘Warp Drive’

NASA scientist Harold White has stunned the world with his announcement that he and his team has begun work on the development of a faster-than-light …

The Best and Worst Super Bowl Ads of 2015

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Science Increasingly Makes the Case for God

In 1966 Time magazine ran a cover story asking: Is God Dead? Many have accepted the cultural narrative that he’s obsolete—that as science progresses, …

Articles about minimalist home near danish forest on Dwell.com - Dwell

Overlooking views of a picturesque Austrian village, this modern home is built of wood entirely sourced from the homeowner’s...<p>Covered in mirrored glass that’s transparent when viewed from within, the façade of this Mexican forest retreat reflects the...<p>A World Heritage Site sits at the foot of a …

Mathematical precision meets natural beauty in 3D printed sculptures

Jan 14, 2015 | By Kira<p>Pier 9 Artist-in-Residence <b>John Edmark</b> has created stunning Fibonacci <b>Zoetrope</b> sculptures using nature’s very own ‘golden angle’ …

3-D printed Shelby Cobra ready to lay down the rubber

The curvy roadster with the V-8 engine is the stuff of legend and the muse of copy cats.<p>The Shelby Cobra turned racing on its head in the 1960s and though so few were ever produced, it became one of the most copied cars in history. Replicas continue to flood the market and a simple search on Ebay …