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What You Need to Know to Be Culturally Literate in 2016 | WIRED

There are lots of things they don’t teach you in school. How to mesh music with technology, the way Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre have managed to do. How …

Howard Schultz, Starbucks CEO Talks Business

Video from Jeff Bezos about Amazon and Zappos

The Zappos Brand & Customer Service - Tony Hsieh - Motivational Speaker & Author

Making Learning Visible: Doodling Helps Memories Stick

Shelley Paul and Jill Gough had heard that doodling while taking notes could help improve memory and concept retention, but as instructional coaches …

Doodling

The 4 Ways You Can Tell a Therapist Is Competent

For years, I’ve asked therapist colleagues the following question:<p><i>Imagine a loved one calls you from her home in a major American city to tell you</i> …

Psychotherapy

20 Signs That Your Boss May Be a Psychopath

Source: Peter Bernik/Shutterstock<p>We know that there is a “<b>dark side” to personality</b>, but it turns out that there’s also a dark side to leadership. …

Psychology

Apple Victorious: The iPhone 6S Can Cripple Android

Anyone looking at Apple’s event on September 9th will have seen the near-future of smartphones being defined by Tim Cook. Apple may not be winning the market share fight against its Android powered competitors but the presentation of the technology and the decisions behind their adoption in Apple’s …

Mobile

See What Had Developers’ Heart Rates Racing At Yesterday’s Apple Event

Turns out developers were in pretty heavy anticipation of seeing Tim Cook take the stage at yesterday’s “Hey Siri” event, but some new features got them a little more excited than others.<p>A few of the developers and beta testers for a heart-monitoring Apple Watch app called Cardiogram wore their …

Smartwatches

Crisis U

It was 3:18 in the morning. The dorm was quiet. Alyssa had sunk to the floor, not far from her bed. First to hit was a tsunami of nausea. Then her …

Mental Health

Apple announces iPhone event for September

Apple sent out press invites for its fall iPhone event on Thursday. The event will take place on Sept. 9, 2015 at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in …

Pushbullet's free file-sending app Portal arrives for iPhone

Pushbullet’s Portal app that lets you send large (or small) files from your computer to your phone is now available for iOS devices.<p>First launched for Android in June, the app lets you bundle up multiple individual files and beam them to your iPhone for free, made all the more useful by the lack of …

Dundabunga

Similar to the GorillaPod, Dundabunga is a flexible mount for cameras and mobile devices. It comes with a shielded magnetic mounting patch for mobile …

Mobile Devices

Waze cofounder tells us how his company's $1 billion sale to Google really went down

The sale was a milestone for Israel's young but huge startup community: The first Israeli consumer-app company to be bought for over $1 billion. In an instant, the whole "Startup Nation" decided to quit aiming for fast exits and build billion-dollar companies instead.<p>Among Israel's tight-knit tech …

Venture Capital

Touchjet Wave

The Touchjet Wave is a small Android 4.4 device that turns any TV or display with an HDMI port into a touchscreen, thanks to its built-in infrared …

Touchscreens

8 Things We Learned in Couples Therapy That Saved Our Marriage

We needed someone's help to learn how to live together.<p>Marriage is hard, and it requires hard work sometimes. People aren't taught how to be good at marriage or even how to be a good life-long partner, and so we often screw it up. But in failing and learning how to solve problems, you can make a …

Marriage

These Are Hookup Apps That People Actually Use In China

Tinder said it had a bunch of users in North Korea and China during its infamous tweetstorm this week. But these are the apps people really use in China.

Why a 'Growth Mindset' Won't Work

Stanford professor Carol Dweck's work is being used all over the world. When we look at what school should epitomize...the growth mindset should be …

Artificial Intelligence

KQED

Educators around the world are making a special effort to connect with one another around resources and collaborative opportunities during October, …

Slidenjoy Laptop Display

A clip-on monitor for laptops. It gives you one or two extra 1080p IPS displays that can swivel up to 180º and slide inside the case when not in use. …

Meet The Four-Legged Freaks Competing In DARPA's Robotics Challenge

Including 'Centaur robots'<p>Robots are immune to pain, don’t have to breathe, and depending on how they’re designed, can go places humans can’t. They’re also, as my colleague Erik Sofge notes, about as good at walking as toddlers. Sofge is present to witness DARPA’s rescue robot competition, where …

Robotics

Mixed Signals: Why People Misunderstand Each Other

The psychological quirks that make it tricky to get an accurate read on someone's emotions<p>In her new book <i>No One Understands You and What To Do About It</i>, Heidi Grant Halvorson tells readers a story about her friend, Tim. When Tim started a new job as a manager, one of his top priorities was …

Psychology

The 14 Best Data Visualization Tools

<i>Nishith Sharma is the co-founder of frrole, a social intelligence startup.</i><p>Raw data is boring and it’s difficult to make sense of it in its natural form. Add visualization to it and you get something that everybody can easily digest. Not only you can make sense of it faster, but you can also observe …

The coming problem of our iPhones being more intelligent than us

Ray Kurzweil made a startling prediction in 1999 that appears to be coming true: that by 2023 a $1,000 laptop would have the computing power and storage capacity of a human brain. He also predicted that Moore’s Law, which postulates that the processing capability of a computer doubles every 18 …

Singularity

Celluon PicoPro Laser Projector

The PicoPro is a pocket laser projector. It creates a 1920×720 display and has an HDMI port and Miracast for wireless streaming from Android and …

Gear & Gadgets

8 Ways You Can Tell That It's the Right Time to Quit

Peter Bernick/Shutterstock<p>It will surprise no one that the “right time” question is the one every interviewer always asks me about <i>Mastering the Art</i> …

Psychology

The Maddest Men of All: A New Freakonomics Radio Podcast

Ogilvy & Mather’s Rory Sutherland, an enthusiast of behavioral economics. (Photo: Betsy Weber)Our previous Freakonomics Radio episode, “Hacking the …

World Bank

Midlife: Adult's Prime

Source: The life & age of woman. Stages of woman's life from the cradle to the grave, c. 1848-1850, Library of Congress, LC-USZC4-3651, …

Middle Age