Geoff Wheeler

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Financiers Fight Over the American Dream

A hedge fund planned to make a fortune—and do good—by exposing how Herbalife preyed on the poor. What went wrong?<p>One day in the summer of 2011, Christine Richard arrived at the forty-second floor of a high-rise on Fifty-seventh Street in Manhattan to visit a hedge fund called Pershing Square …

Markets

Nixon, NASA, And How The Federal Government Got Design

In the 1970s, good design became federal policy.<p>The federal government doesn’t stray too far from a few familiar topics when it comes to its agenda: the economy, health care, national defense, immigration, reproductive rights. But for roughly a decade not long ago, good graphic design was a …

Graphic Design

No budget? No excuse. Here’s a practical guide to UX on the cheap.

Here’s a problem I’ve encountered over and over again during my 5 years as a UX designer at Melbourne agencies: <b>no budget</b>.<p><i>“We would love to do user</i> …

These Majestic Photos Capture a Disappearing Way of Life

In 2001, California-based photographer Oliver Klink embarked on a project to document the disappearing traditions and customs across Asia as …

Black & White Photography

Photo highlights of the day: Liam, Cheryl and a whippet

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including Oscar preparations, unrest in Salt Lake City and a new pop power-couple

Salt Lake City

Here’s what’s really happening in Ukraine, according to Russian bloggers

Events in Ukraine are changing quickly. After a bloody Thursday that featured some of the worst internecine fighting in recent memory, the past week brought one challenge after another for the fledgling interim government in Kiev. Yanukovych, now a wanted criminal, fled the capital for Russia, …

Russia

Pictures of the Week 2.28.14

Pylon

Whether it's hosting a house party or having clients come to your office, chances are you've dealt with giving out your network details—and you know it's a bit of a pain. It can also be a security liability; with so many of your own devices connected, ushering in outside devices increases the …

Wi-Fi

Curation Is the Key to Bringing Social Media and Journalism Together

The debate about whether journalists can—or should—compete with social media requires us to go back to basics and ask: What has really changed for …

Flipboard For Businesses, Professionals and Job Seekers

Inside Flipboard / June 19, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …