Do not be limited by what works, because that is history. This applies to best practices, tried and tested solutions, quick fixes etc. Instead, understand that the subject is changing and may be changed/driven by different forces than before. Do not follow advices and apply blindly.
Our prime years should be spent living out adventures in pursuit of our dreams.
It is at the end of the tunnel that man discovers light pouring in from a non-linear world, one free of any predetermined storyline, one filled with limitless possibilities.
It is such a realisation that man discovers that he has the power to choose what he desires, and that that need not necessarily be sinful. In fact, man discovers that it is hardly the easy way out, just that now he embraces challenges that he seeks to overcome for his own accord, and not suffering because he was told to do so.
And so man discovers what living is really about.
Cooking is a major source of carbon pollution in the developing world, inspiring the innovation of carbon-negative alternatives such as the LuciaStove from Rwandan Inyenyeri. Offering a different approach to the problem, the Wonderbag is an insulated device that greatly reduces fuel use by enabling cooking via heat retention. READ MORE…
February 8, 2012. Morgue workers remove the body of a man killed during a shooting from the crime scene at Itinga neighborhood in Salvador, Brazil. About one-third of Bahia state’s 30,000 patrolling police went on strike last week. During the strike the murder rate in Salvador, the nation’s third-largest city, doubled.
From snow storms in Rome and Superbowl XLVI to protests in Egypt and Queen Elizabeth II’s Jubilee, TIME’s photo department presents the best images of the week. See the whole gallery here.
Weather modification technology is improving more and more. There is also a project being tested in the Gulf of Mexico that involves a fleet of ships changing the temperature of ocean currents in order to divert hurricanes.
“We want brands to view us as a place full of their fans and influencers,” says CTO and cofounder Pasha Sadri. To that end, last fall it introduced the Polyvore Intelligence Report, a monthly set of analytics that breaks down the demographics of Polyvore users and tracks their top trends and items. The report is sent for free to select retailers, designers, and editors, revealing what shoppers want now. (Hot: fisherman sweaters and studded handbags!)
Tumblr is about to grow its design staff to two people. How did they become so design-centric when so few designers work there?