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In Product Development, Let Your Customers Define Perfection

In an era of high-stakes innovation, there is no clearer illustration of how to develop new products the right way (and the wrong way) than a tale of two car companies.<p>The first company is Porsche, which in the early 2000s launched the Cayenne sports utility vehicle — a vehicle very different from …

Customers
Text Messaging
Baseball

D-I in the Desert | by Greg Powers

I was the last one out on the ice for practice and saw our general manager, Mike Hoffarth, talking to our head coach, Gene Hammett.<p>I didn’t like the …

College Sports

The 6ix | by Marcus Stroman

I’m going to tell you something you probably didn’t know.<p>Toronto is a baseball city.<p>No, I’m serious. I know you probably don’t know this — especially …

Baseball

The North | by Patrick Patterson

I’ll never forget the first time I got lost in the cold-ass weather up here.<p>It was a few weeks after I was traded from Sacramento, and the Google …

Jurassic Park

My First Classmate | by Jayson Tatum

I saw it right away. As soon as my mom pulled the car up to our house and we started making our way to the front door. It was there.<p>Growing up where …

Parenting
Soccer

Why you've probably been washing your hands all wrong – study

Washing your hands may be the simplest of tasks but what’s the most efficient way of killing off bacteria? Scientists believe they have the answer.<p>According to new research, the standard method of soap, rubbing your hands together for 20 seconds or so, followed by a rinse isn’t actually the best …

Cooking Fats 101: What's a Smoke Point and Why Does it Matter?

Getting to know your fats can be a slippery business. If wading through the myriad bottles on supermarket shelves wasn't already a daunting task, then the latest word on saturated fats is enough to turn everything on its head. In this series, we'll be talking about what makes fats special, how to …

Why the World Needs to Quit Olive Oil (at Least a Little Bit)

I think you're using too much olive oil.<p>I don't know for sure, of course, because in all likelihood you and I have never met. But I don't need to …

Rachael Ray

Leicester's hometown broadcaster is at a loss for words

NEW YORK (AP) — Arlo White still has the program from the first match he went to at Filbert Street, when he was 5 and his father took him to Leicester's 1-1 draw against Stoke in an April 1979 second-division match.<p>White ran onto the field and ripped up some turf — which he still has — when Foxes …

Time I

Alton Brown

More Than Enough | by Buddy Hield

I developed a weird talent as a kid: I was good at tiptoeing.<p>Yes, tiptoeing. Around the house.<p>Like, I got really, really good. I like to think I was …

Parenting
Paranormal

Visiting Hours | by Joshua Langford

Summer in Alabama is a lot like you would imagine. Hot. Humid. It’s not long before you’re soaking in sweat, trying to get any relief from a short …

Medicine

Fans Remember Their Encounters in Orange County With Kobe Bryant, OC's Most Regular Famous Guy

In about two weeks, Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant will step off the Staples Center court after a game against the Utah Jazz and call it a …

Los Angeles Lakers
Customer Experience

Watch This F1 Car Absolutely Crush a Superbike Around a Racetrack

A racing motorcycle is no match for a modern F1 car.<p>Everyone knows a modern Formula 1 car is fast, but it's hard to understand just how badly it beats everything else on wheels. We generally see F1 cars racing against other F1 cars, so this video of David Coulthard racing a 2012 Red Bull RB8 …

Superbikes

How To Build Solid Relationships (With Enormously Successful People)

<i>“You are the average of the people you spend the most time with.”<br>― Jim Rohn</i>Over the years Angel and I have written a lot about our <i>personal</i> struggles …

Success

Arctic sea ice extent breaks record low for winter

With the ice cover down to 14.52m sq km, scientists now believe the Arctic is locked onto a course of continually shrinking sea ice<p>A record expanse of Arctic sea never froze over this winter and remained open water as a season of freakishly high temperatures produced deep – and likely irreversible …

Global Warming

12 Powerful Habits I Have Stolen From Ultra-Successful People

As you may already know I am very curious about habits, behavior psychology and how it all affects success. For over two years I have been …

Audiophile
Nutrition

15 Tips on Buying Cheese From an Expert Cheesemonger

January 20 marks National Cheese Lover’s day, and there’s no better way to celebrate than with a trip to your local cheese purveyor. But if you don’t …

Steven Spielberg