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How to Create an Instagram Video in 7 Simple Steps

Instagram video, a new feature of Instagram 4.0, is now available for download, and we tested this new and super-easy video shooting and sharing …

Pricing Strategies People Love

An interview with <b>Sandeep Baliga</b> and <b>Jeff Ely</b>, professors at the Kellogg School of Management and Northwestern University. For more, see The Power of Purple Pricing.<p>SARAH GREEN: Welcome to the HBR IdeaCast from Harvard Business Review. I’m Sarah Green. I’m talking today with Sandeep Baliga and Jeff …

Why Apple users are happy to be more inept than Microsoft's

Critics of Apple's new Genius Bar ads declare that they make Apple users look "inept and foolish." But isn't that a good thing?<p>The other day, I received a tweet from someone supposedly representing Microsoft.<p>He told me the company was opening a new store near my local Apple store and please could I …

Genius

Injustice: Gods Among Us #17

• <b>Author:</b> Tom Taylor & David Yardin<p>In defiance of Superman’s war on crime, Catwoman is still in the burglary business. However, when she’s visited by the Man of Steel, he’s not out to arrest her but to put her on a very special assignment.

The Namesake

• <b>Author:</b> Jhumpa Lahiri<p>Jhumpa Lahiri's <i>Interpreter of Maladies</i> established this young writer as one the most brilliant of her generation. Her stories are one of the very few debut works -- and only a handful of collections -- to have won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. Among the many other awards and …

The Great Gatsby

• <b>Author:</b> F. Scott Fitzgerald<p>The exemplary novel of the Jazz Age, F. Scott Fitzgeralds' third book, <i>The Great Gatsby</i> (1925), stands as the supreme achievement of his career. T. S. Eliot read it three times and saw it as the "first step" American fiction had taken since Henry James; H. L. Mencken …

Man Up!

• <b>Author:</b> Ross Mathews and Others<p><b>In this hilarious and inspirational memoir, Ross Mathews-best known as "Ross the Intern" from The Tonight Show with Jay Leno-chronicles his life growing up as an atypical kid in a small Northwestern farm town to living as an atypical adult in Los Angeles, to</b> …

Wedding Night

• <b>Author:</b> Sophie Kinsella<p>#1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author Sophie Kinsella returns with her trademark blend of sparkling wit and playful romance in this page-turning story of a wedding to remember—and a honeymoon to forget. <br>Lottie just knows that her boyfriend is going to propose, but then his big …

Inferno

• <b>Author:</b> Dan Brown<p><b>In his international blockbusters The Da Vinci Code, Angels & Demons, and The Lost Symbol, Dan Brown masterfully fused history, art, codes, and symbols. In this riveting new thriller, Brown returns to his element and has crafted his highest-stakes novel to date.</b><p>In the heart of …

The King Takes a Bride

• <b>Author:</b> Danielle Bourdon<p>Note: This is the same King Takes a Bride, but with a new cover.<p>Chey's ability to handle diplomatic situations is put to the test by an unexpected visitor to the shores of Latvala. When the visitor makes a startling revelation, it throws the Ahtissari family into a tailspin. …

The Silver Linings Playbook

• <b>Author:</b> Matthew Quick<p><i>An enchanting first novel about love, madness, and Kenny G.</i><p>A <i>New York Times</i> bestseller, <i>The Silver Linings Playbook</i> was adapted into the Oscar-winning movie starring Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence. It tells the riotous and poignant story of how one man regains his memory …

Dead Ever After

• <b>Author:</b> Charlaine Harris<p><b>THE FINAL SOOKIE STACKHOUSE NOVEL</b><p><b>There are secrets in the town of Bon Temps, ones that threaten those closest to Sookie—and could destroy her heart....</b><p>Sookie Stackhouse finds it easy to turn down the request of former barmaid Arlene when she wants her job back at Merlotte’s. …

The Only Thing Apple Really Sells

A recent Wall Street Journal article posits an interesting question: Is Apple a hardware company or a software company? Does it sell iPhones or …

When education is not a given: 10 inspiring talks

From age 6 through age 11, Shabana Basij-Rasikh risked her life to go to school. The Taliban had banned girls in Afghanistan from studying at …

Your body language may shape who you are | Amy Cuddy

Public Speaking

Top 20 TED Talks That Can Improve Your Life

TED.com recently released their list of the 20 most-watched TED talks to date, and while they have quite a few of the ones listed that can serve to …

10 top time-saving tech tips | David Pogue

A Timothy Leary for the Viral Video Age

Meet Jason Silva, the fast-talking, media-savvy "performance philosopher" who wants you to love the ecstatic future of your mind.<p><i>Meet Jason Silva, the fast-talking, media-savvy "performance philosopher" who wants you to love the ecstatic future of your mind.</i><p>I want to introduce you to Jason Silva, …

Tuning In to the Universe

<b>TED and The Huffington Post are excited to bring you TEDWeekends, a curated weekend program that introduces a powerful "idea worth spreading" every Friday, anchored in an exceptional TEDTalk. This week's TEDTalk is accompanied by an original blog post from the featured speaker, along with new</b> …

Universe

Daft Punk Cover Story Teaser

Robert Downey Jr. Reunites with ‘Iron Man’ Director Jon Favreau for ‘Chef’

As we wait to find out if Robert Downey Jr. will return for 'Iron Man 4,' it seems the actor will reunite with his 'Iron Man' and 'Iron Man 2' …

Robert Downey Jr. Re-Teams With Jon Favreau on Indie Comedy 'Chef' – /Film

The ascent of <b>Robert Downey Jr.</b> from near-outcast status to major movie star can be traced in part to <b>Jon Favreau</b>, who lobbied to cast Downey as Tony …

Joss Whedon's 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' Goes to Series at ABC; First Look Airs May 12 – /Film

I don’t think there was much doubt that the TV show <b>Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.</b> would be ordered to series at ABC, but here’s your confirmation. The show …

IRON MAN 3 Special Effects Video Reels

Iconic Images Are Combined in Latest 'Man of Steel' Posters [UPDATED] – /Film

<i>UPDATE: We’ve added a second new Man of Steel Poster below the jump.</i><p>There’s been a ton of <b>Man of Steel</b> imagery this week and the latest poster kind of …

Star Trek Into Darkness, Mud, A Hijacking: this week's new films

<b>Star Trek Into Darkness</b> <b>(12A)</b> <b><br>(JJ Abrams, 2013, US) Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Benedict Cumberbatch, Zoe Saldana, Simon Pegg. 132 mins</b><p>Those …

Star Trek Into Darkness: how it was made, by the people who made it

You know how it went: in 2009 JJ Abrams – creator of Lost, director of Mission: Impossible 3 – exhumed the rotting corpse of Star Trek, not only …

This week's new film events

Deaffest, Wolverhampton<p>Sadly, the UK's premier festival for the deaf lost its patron this year, the estimable Richard Griffiths. But before he died, …