Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Pencil   

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New ad for the iPad Air, titled Pencil: It’s an extremely simple tool, but also extremely powerful… I love this ad. It reminds me of the business envelop Steve Jobs used to unveil the original Macbook Air. UPDATE I knew … Continue reading →

Sunday, October 6, 2013

Why work doesn’t happen at work   

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From the description to Jason Fried’s TED Talk on workplace efficiency: Jason Fried has a radical theory of working: that the office isn’t a good place to do it. In his talk, he lays out the main problems (call them … Continue reading →

Saturday, October 5, 2013

How The Economic Machine Works   

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Billionaire investor Ray Dalio: The economy works like a simple machine. But many people don’t understand it — or they don’t agree on how it works — and this has led to a lot of needless economic suffering. I feel … Continue reading →

Sunday, August 18, 2013

Jerry’s Map   

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The Huffington Post: In 1963, a man named Jerry Gretzinger began sketching and painting a map for a fictional world, populated by land masses and buildings that originated in his mind. Every day he would add to the expanding map, … Continue reading →

Friday, August 16, 2013

From One Second to the Next   

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From AT&T’s YouTube Channel: Xzavier, Chandler, Debbie, and Reggie all know the horrors of texting and driving firsthand. Watch their stories […] A powerful short film about the perils of texting while driving, directed by Werner Herzog. Sponsored by – … Continue reading →

How To Hang Art   

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Nancy Mitchell writing for Apartment Therapy: […] by far the cheapest and easiest way to make a big impact in a room is to hang artwork. But the process can be a little intimidating. Where should your art go? How … Continue reading →

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Divers in near miss with humpback whales   

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Via BBC News: A group of friends snorkelling off the coast of California got closer then they expected to a pair of feeding humpback whales.