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What designers can learn from the iPhone X
3 design take aways from Apple’s latest smartphone
Why we have 22-hour interviews
Get the a-holes out of the building: hiring lessons we learned from a 75% failure rate
I Tried 7 Different Morning Routines — Here’s What Made Me Happiest
Of all the themes that constantly resurface in self-improvement writing, the ever-elusive “optimal morning routine” is certainly high on…
Minimize Risk While Surfing the Web on Your Phone
Tools to maximize privacy and prevent unknown access on networks
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The Strangeness of the Colchicum
Tracing the history of the autumn crocus, from murder weapon to medicine
The Children Shriek
The sound you had so hoped wasn’t gunfire — was. You ran to the Principal’s office.
Zoning laws: A tool for designing dysfunctional, unsocial communities
How it happened and why it has to change
Why the Most Successful VC Firms Keep Winning
The best companies seek out the most successful investors, and gains accumulate at the top
Understanding Venture Capital
I’ll be an empty nester soon. Now’s the time to reclaim myself.
ESSAY | I have poured all that I am into my children. Now is their time to fly.
Stephanie M. Hughes
Child-Friendly Autonomous Vehicles
Designing Autonomy with all road users in mind
Diapers: Unwrapping the Dirty Truth
The parental search for convenience throughout history
Thank You for Your Undivided Attention
Time to wake up. Your smartphone sits three inches away from your head at bedtime. Last night you had a night terror about being separated…
From Brexit to Climate Change: How Social Networks Lead to Echo Chambers
The structure of social networks can shed light on society in many ways. From racism to politics to religious extremism, the complexities…
Social Network Theory
The Writer’s Table
On Impostor Syndrome & Self Sabotage
To End Hate, We Gotta Walk the Talk
Aristotle on Why Professing Liberal Values is Nowhere Near Enough
Jack Preston King
Don’t Ignore Your Gut
Our future depends on it
Nick G. Mason
What will motivate us in the age of AI
A tectonic shift is starting to change the way we operate in this world. It influences how the economy behaves, how companies function, how…
A swim through the past.
The Big Roundtable
On Traveling Alone
When I left my friend in Budapest and ventured off alone to Edinburgh, I was…well, terrified. That’s the truth.
What Is Home?
Where is home or what is home?
How I Decided What’s Really Important in My Career and Ditched the Rest
I used to hate that I wasn’t a “real” writer. The definition of a “real” writer, of course, was a deeply elusive one, a goalpost that I…
I Was a Chinese Child-bride
Or so everyone thought when I went to Bora Bora with my dad.
The Big Roundtable
Forget the South China Sea — data has become the new battleground
She realised that this new phenomenon was linked to a form of Russian information warfare. It was a new disturbing tactic where fake social…
Over the last week, we’ve seen stunning revelations of the largest-scale tax avoidance scheme in history and, and while we’ve yet to see…
The Theory of Visitors
I went on dates.
How to Protect Your Most-Used Computer, Your Phone
Make your Android less vulnerable and learn to identify Malware
Paradise Papers Reveal Apple Has Rotten Intent with Tax Evasion
The Paradise Papers are the latest leak of 13.4 million documents which expose the financial information of numerous high-level figures and…
Michael K. Spencer