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What’s the Best Sofa Under $1,000?

A sofa might just be the most important household purchase you make — you certainly spend more waking hours on it than anything else in the …

Sofa

The Best (And Amazingly Easy) Thing You Can Do to Increase Employee Engagement

It's easy to blame employees for lack of engagement, but without a clear, simple, and engaging mission statement and strategy--they won't.<p>This month, three prospective clients complained about the same thing: lack of employee engagement. The clients are completely different organizations: one is a …

Employee Engagement

10 Tips for Creating The Most Relaxing French Country Bedroom Ever

There are so many things to love about French country decorating. Even if your personal style leans a different direction, you can find things to …

5 Most Popular Frameworks for Mobile Development

Mobile app development is currently at its peak, with a lot of developers jumping on the bandwagon to cash in on this lucrative field. However, the …

9 Mind-Blowing Content Curation Tools to Boost Your Traffic and Engagement

If you are always creating new content, it can burn a deep hole in your marketing budget…<p>A great way to publish more content, without actually …

7 Concepts That Tease The Wacky Future Of Screens

Architecture that morphs, clothing made of woven LEDs, and interfaces hidden in everyday products<p>For years, experts have predicted that screens will disappear, as voice interaction and ambient computing take over. But London-based digital design studio Universal Everything thinks screens will stick …

Touchscreens

Using Your Phone While Working Out Can Negatively Affect Your Balance, According to Study

Take a second to go over your gym checklist in your head—what do you always carry with you? You've got your keys, a water bottle, maybe a towel, your …

The Surprising Genius Of Apple’s Dorkiest Idea

Former Disney imagineer Tony Christopher speaks with Co.Design about designing Apple’s cybercafe–and shares exclusive images.<p>The year was 1996.<p>Apple wasn’t doing well, suffering through the awkward years between the Mac and the iPod. Jobs would return officially in 1997, but in the meantime, Apple …

Apple Store

This Is The Longest Aerial Bike Path In The World

Eight years ago, middle school students in Xiamen, China, proposed a new design for an aerial bike lane for the city, suspended under an elevated road used for bus rapid transit. The city eventually decided to build it. After six months of design and construction, it’s now open for trial use.<p>The …

Working From Home? Here's How to Beat These 7 Common Distractions

As more of us have telecommuting jobs or take on side hustles based at home, it can be tough to concentrate on work when our next Netflix queue is just a button away—or we need to clean up the kitchen. In other words, we <i>know</i> we have to get work done, but the distractions are just too tempting to …

Gentle, Adorable Pangolins Are Critically Endangered By Misguided Medical Beliefs

Pangolins, timid little anteaters that are covered with scales, are being hunted to extinction. Why? Because some humans think their scales can be used as medicine. Pangolin scales are made of keratin, the same stuff that makes fingernails and claws, and they have no more medicinal value than any …

What Marriott Learned From Starwood's Loyalty and Digital Expertise

Marriott International, like every other hotel company on the planet, is taking a very intense look at loyalty these days, and asking themselves the …

Ranking Jim Halpert’s Most Expensive Pranks

When it comes to torturing your co-worker (or co-workers) with a morale-shrinking prank, the key expenditures are time and just a little bit of your black soul, but if you truly subscribe to the notion of “go big or go home,” then you may have to reach into your wallet as well.<p>For nine seasons on</i> …

Pranks

First 'killer clown' jailed in UK as prankster admits chasing couple with axe as part of craze

An axe-wielding "killer clown" prankster has been jailed after he chased a pregnant woman the night before Halloween.<p>Michael March, 18, is thought to be the first person imprisoned following the craze that swept across the UK.<p>Newcastle Crown Court heard he terrified a couple walking past him after …

WATCH: Guy's Prank Goes Wrong As Girl Orgasms In Front Of Mum

Meeting the in-laws is awkward as f*ck at the best of times, but imagine doing so while your partner used some electrical wizardry to get you off in …

Break Bad Habits with a Simple Checklist

When we’re starting out on a new goal, we’re full of energy and enthusiasm. We eagerly make changes and take steps in our new direction in the first few weeks. But as time goes on, the newness wears off. Our energy drains, and we lose sight of our goal. Ultimately, we slide back into the status quo.<p>…

Management

This Couple Went to Every National Park in America and Says These Are the Best

At these parks, you'll get scenery and experiences you won't find anywhere else.<p>Last year, former National Geographic travel photographer, Jonathan …

Interaction Design: Upper, Simple To-Do List

To-Do List apps, I’ve tried them all and have many of them on my phone. Obviously, all my notes are scattered and lost all over. We are taking a look …