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Designing a dashboard: how to make sure it will show useful data

Designing a dashboard gives you an opportunity to showcase the data your users care about the most in one, beautiful page. It can be equally as …

Why you should redesign your portfolio every year

Yes, it’s a lot of work. And yes, it’s worth it.<p>I made my very first portfolio website in 2013. Since then, I’ve pushed myself to redesign my portfolio every summer, looking back on the lessons, documenting new projects, and applying new skills.<p>Yes, it’s a lot of work–I spend an entire summer for …

The Weather Channel Uses Video Game Simulation to Convey the Severity of the Hurricane Threat

As Hurricane Florence flood warnings continue to surge, the Weather Channel has found a way to make them hit home: with a visualization of what the …

World Cup Finals: Pamela Anderson & More Hot Girlfriends & Wives Of France & Croatia Players

Pamela Anderson and more gorgeous girlfriends and wives will be cheering their men on at the World Cup! See the stunning women in relationships with …

Cristiano Ronaldo at Madrid was more than just goals. The end feels cold | Sid Lowe

Four-hundred-and-fifty-one goals. Forty-four hat-tricks. Cristiano Ronaldo’s Real Madrid stats are so absurd they threaten to overshadow what he actually did for the club<p>‘Your goals, your numbers and everything we’ve won together speak for themselves,” Sergio Ramos said once the news finally broke. …

7 customer service lessons from the best Uber driver ever

This Toronto Uber driver has maintained a 4.99 rating after driving nearly 5,000 passengers. When I climbed into his car, I found out why.<p>I’ve probably taken an Uber two or three times a day for the past couple years. And every time I idly check the driver’s rating and number of rides. I’ve found …

Where Athletes in the Premier League, the N.B.A. and Other Sports Leagues Come From, in 15 Charts

Charts detailing the international composition of sports leagues in the U.S., Canada and Europe.

Storytelling With Data: How To Communicate Visually And Effectively

While we all know that data is key to telling an impactful story, few understand how to use these points to spin meaningful tales that will resonate …

Why Cristiano Ronaldo is the most arrogant athlete in sports

MOSCOW — You won’t find a more arrogant athlete in sports than Cristiano Ronaldo. He struts. He swaggers. He preens. He poses. He thinks he’s the best, not just the best of right now but the best ever, and he’s not afraid to tell you about it.<p>He has more belief than Kobe Bryant, even less …

Watch Disney’s amazingly agile robotic stunt double in action

Disney’s Imagineers have moved way past slightly terrifying animatronic presidents of the United States and even the awe-inspiring wonders of Toy Story Land. Now they’ve created a real-life, autonomous robot stunt double.<p>While it sounds like a plot line from a reboot of <i>The Rocketeer</i>, as TechCrunch …

World Cup rankings, player ages, history: These 33 interactive maps have all your FIFA facts

Part of the fun of the FIFA World Cup (at least for those of us who could care less about soccer) is digging through all the random trivia. For instance, did you know that Germany ranks No. 1 in Coca-Cola’s official World Cup ranking? Can you name all 12 Russian stadiums hosting the matches this …

Everything you need to know about added sugars (and how to avoid them)

A guide to cutting out the least healthy part of your diet.<p>You should already be avoiding added sugars—but you’re probably not. Whoops.<p>With all the guidelines on what you should and shouldn’t eat floating around, it’s easy to overlook a few. Most of them seem like nonsense anyway. But avoiding …

What Silicon Valley Could Use More of: Inefficiency

<b>THE EFFICIENCY PARADOX</b> <b><br>What Big Data Can’t Do</b><br>By Edward Tenner<br>304 pp. Alfred A. Knopf. $27.95.<p>Hypocrisy thrives at the Waldorf School of the Peninsula in the heart of Silicon Valley. This is where Google executives send their children to learn how to knit, write with chalk on blackboards, practice …

Your lack of sleep is ruining your productivity

<i>Fast Company</i> has run thousands of articles on every aspect of productivity. But the one topic that comes up the most, and that really is at the root of a lot of other productivity issues like focus, decision making, and time management, is sleep. No one thinks they are getting enough, and everyone …

World Cup 100: Ranking the Top Players Heading to Russia

You can tell the World Cup 2018 is just around the corner; the kits are out, the wall charts are being hung up and the FIFA 18 patch is being played liberally across the globe. We're edging toward fever pitch.<p>To continue building toward June 14, the date of the opening bout between hosts Russia and …

Solo Is Officially the First Star Wars Movie to Flop

So far, the Han Solo-focused prequel has barely made back half of its highly inflated budget.<p><i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> has not been the auspicious continuation of the <i>Star Wars</i> franchise that Disney and Lucasfilm had planned it to be—and after its second weekend in theaters, its reception at the box …

Steve Kerr says LeBron James is doing things ‘nobody’s ever done’

After what the entire basketball world has witnessed from LeBron James this year, it’s hard not to join in on the GOAT conversation. Even Golden …

The Jordan Rules vs. the LeBron Rules: Stopping MJ Was 'Totally Different'

OAKLAND, Calif. — Twenty years ago Sunday, Michael Jordan's Chicago Bulls lost Game 1 of the 1998 NBA Finals in Utah, going down much more conventionally than LeBron James and the Cavaliers did at the hands of the Warriors in Game 1 of the 2018 Finals.<p>Back then, there was a concept known as the …

23 Ways To Be A Little Bit Smarter About Your Money

"Think about what you want to buy in terms of the hours it took you to earn that money."

Tweets from a decade ago reveal a simpler time on the internet

Former Kickstarter CTO Andy Baio hit upon a most excellent discovery recently: a quick way to surface tweets from your timeline from exactly 10 years ago. Here, try it for yourself.<p>Yup, those are decade-old tweets from the people you follow now While we obviously won’t get to see the same set of …

How to Accept a Compliment

Alone in my office one afternoon, I unpeeled the wrapper from a square of chocolate with a deliberate curiosity not associated with office snacking. As the minty candy dissolved in my mouth, I read the words printed inside the wrapper: “Accept a compliment.”<p>I would normally not say yes to …

Total Recall: LeBron's mighty mind

<i>Editor's note: This story was originally published on July 22, 2014. LeBron James' photographic memory originated ... many years before.</i><p>Playing video …

18 Highly Successful People on the One Song That Gets Them Hyped

From Kendrick to Coltrane.<p>There’s something oddly intoxicating about a good pump up jam.<p>All those Prince hits, those Hall and Oates tunes, those …

Two Fascinating Things Salesforce Discovered When It Studied Color

What you think you’ll like isn’t always what helps you make the best decisions, Salesforce Analytics finds in a new research.<p>Consider the last time you made a decision with data. Chances are, you used some kind of visualization to help understand the bigger picture. In visualizations, color is …

You Need To Talk To Your Company’s CEO—Here’s Why And What To Say

Senior execs don’t need to know you by name, but they should at least have a general sense of your existence and function in the organization.<p>Soon after I got my first faculty job, I was sitting with a friend of mine–another psychologist–who’d recently been hired for her first job at another …

Want a High-Performing Team? Create an Atmosphere of 'Relaxed Intensity'--Here's How

The term 'relaxed intensity' may seem contradictory, but it sure as heck isn't counterproductive.<p>We're all looking for an edge to boost team performance or experience-based secrets to success. One thing's for sure, any formula for success requires an intense commitment.<p>But this is trickier than it …

Big Data Is A Sham

Big companies are hoarding big data and doing nothing with it–except invading our privacy. It’s time to think small, writes Paddle Consulting’s Brian Millar.<p>There’s a joke about a quality control guy in a match factory. He picks up every match, strikes it, says, “This one works,” blows it out and …

The day Larry Bird said, ‘It’s just God disguised as Michael Jordan’

As almighty as Jordan’s record 63-point playoff performance was, the Celtics still won the game in double overtime<p>Boston Celtics forward Larry Bird …

SNL's Weirdest Sketch of the Night Was Also One of Its Best in a Long Time

Let "Diner Lobster" take you on a journey.<p>Former writer and Stefon co-creator John Mulaney returned to host <i>SNL</i> last night in what must have been a lifelong dream. Lucky him. We also got to live out a lifelong dream by bearing witness to one of <i>SNL</i>'s funniest and most batshit sketches in recent …

We analysed who the better big-game player is, Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi — and the stats show the winner is clear

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are in a constant battle to be the best soccer player on the planet.<p>Both players are unrelenting goal machines who show no mercy when they come face-to-face with opposing defenders and goalkeepers, yet Real Madrid striker Ronaldo and FC Barcelona forward Messi …