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Dipping my toes into the home automation pool

<b>NOTE:</b> <b>I’ve written a more current update to this post here.</b><p>After joining Google, we moved into a new place in Mountain View which gave me a chance to …

Cher, others slam Kate Hudson's Fabletics brand

Cher is known for speaking her mind on just about everything, and the 70-year-old superstar singer didn’t hold back on Twitter when trashing Kate Hudson’s athletic and leisure clothing line, Fabletics.<p>Cher tweeted, “Made mistake of going2 Fabletics. What a pain in the a--. won’t even let u see …

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Where They Drink Whiskey in the Morning

A cruise around the Hebrides, the Scottish islands that inspired Samuel Johnson, James Boswell, and Robert Louis Stevenson<p>In 1773, Samuel Johnson—poet, essayist, and London’s literary light—and his biographer, James Boswell, passed through the rugged, starkly beautiful Hebridean Islands just off …

Portraits of Siamese Fighting Fish by Visarute Angkatavanich | Colossal

<p>Thai photographer Visarute Angkatavanich shoots phenomenal portraits of Siamese fighting fish (betta). The intimate photos are perfectly lit in …

Eight Rustic—But Luxurious—Beach Escapes (Photos)

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Just a hunting Hippo

Articles about inside peter fehrentzs renovated flat berlin on Dwell.com - Dwell

With a confident color palette and clever space-saving tricks, designer Peter Fehrentz transforms a 646-square-foot apartment in...<p>German stylist and designer Peter Fehrentz presentes Made by Yourself, a step-by-step book comprising 48 do-it-yourself projects.<p>Chef Thomas Keller's three-starred …

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Atheism vs Theism vs Agnosticsism vs Gnosticism

A fun cartoon from Pablo Stanley. In my household we have two Agnostic Atheists and two Agnostic Theists. <i>(Via Neatorama)</i>

The World's Most Dramatic Coastlines

Summer has officially drawn to a close, and the sunny days of sprawling on the sand are numbered. For fans of the coast, though, the end of summer doesn't necessarily mean the end of beach trips. The world is still full of spectacular coastlines to explore, many of which are more famous for their …

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …

Gandhi’s Top 10 Fundamentals for Changing the World

<i>“You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.”</i><p><i>“The difference</i> …

Cheap, easy, no-mess cold-brew coffee

I've just finished teaching week four of the amazing Clarion Science Fiction Writers' Workshop at UC San Diego; in addition to spending a week …

Making Management as Simple as Frisbee

Complexity is not a new condition. While it’s true that many aspects of life have become more densely connected and unpredictable, the fact is that our world is inherently complex. Most of the environments we move in and tasks we perform require us to deal with interdependent and dynamic …

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The Rise of Executive Feminism

In the aftermath of the publication of Sheryl Sandberg’s <i>Lean In</i>, two things are becoming clear. One: we are in the midst of a powerful new feminist movement. And two: the backlash has already begun.<p>Led by high-powered women like Sandberg and Princeton professor Anne-Marie Slaughter, a new wave of …