It’s common for writers to take a single germ of an idea and fill the white space with nearly a thousand words where a few sentences would do. I’m not going to do that this Sunday morning. Instead, I just want to take a moment of your time to ponder the enormous waste of time... Read more »
Last week I hosted WDS 2017, our seventh annual gathering of awesome people in Portland, Oregon. This year we focused on the theme of “Building a Better World.” The intention is to encourage and empower everyone to take action that helps others. Show More Summary
A picture is worth a thousand words, but when the picture is doctored – it’s a thousand words long lie. And when these fake photos hit the news and ads, it becomes a problem. Sophie J. Nightingale of the University of Warwick ran a study to test how well people can detect doctored images. Show More Summary
Geraniums, Childe Hassamvia Arts Everyday Living
Evening on the Meadow, taken by Remo Savisaar
Top (worn backwards) / Jeans Dress Kimono / Top / Jeans / Necklace Top (worn backwards) / Jeans Dress Kimono / Top / Jeans / Necklace A picture is worth a thousand words, which is why I don’t have to tell you how cute these looks from...Show More Summary
Arthur Robertson, Drawing for Alfred Gilbert's project for the tomb of the Duke of Clarencevia Lines and Colors
If you are a content marketer like me, you probably have realized that a picture is worth a thousand words. Quality writing is a crucial part of your content success, but to really stand out from the crowd, visual content must become part of your marketing arsenal. Effective use of visuals go beyond just pleasing [...]Show More Summary
On Thursday, thousands gathered in the Mediterranean city to commemorate the 86 victims killed a year ago on the city’s seaside promenade.
Claude Monet Painting by the Edge of a Wood, John Singer Sargent
Yellowstone Park, taken by Colorado Nature Photography
Inside the Church, Franklin Booth
The Future, by Chris Turnham
"A neural network trained on thousands of lines of poetry has tried its hand at penning its own rhymes that mimic certain forms of verse. Its best efforts even fool people into thinking they’re reading the words of a human poet, rather than the algorithmic output of a cold-hearted AI."
Michael Hiltzik points me to some new data from the Kaiser Family Foundation about Obamacare. A picture is worth a thousand words, so here’s a chart that shows how insurers are doing in the individual insurance market: This is the result of the big increase in premiums in 2016. Claims went up only 5 percent, […]
Golden Winged, taken by Remo Savisaar
They say a picture's worth a thousand words, but some will leave you speechless.
We could start by talking about how a picture paints a thousand words, but that would be just stating the obvious. Everybody knows it, and that’s why finding a text-only web content is next to impossible today. The problem is imagesShow More Summary
Sun Protection, Karin Jurick
In “Talking Pictures” artists converse in image, by cellphone, in a challenge established by a Met Museum curator.