Long before millennials were dubbed the “Me Generation,” journalist Tom Wolfe used the label to describe the young baby boomers coming of age in the mid-1970s, a time of heightened focus on the self and personal development. “The new alchemical dream is: changing one’s personality — remaking, remodeling, elevating, and polishing one’s very self... Show More Summary
Healthy recovery begins by developing a relationship with one’s self while remaining abstinent from drugs and alcohol. Through the process of self-discovery in sobriety, there will come the acceptance of a new personal identity, which will lend itself to taking inventory of one’s past behaviors and resentments, and open the door to forgiveness, change, and … Continued
“Inspiration arrives at surprising times, but it prefers to find you working,” Picasso reportedly said. As someone who aspires to develop my self and my skills, and to make the world a better, more just place, I like to think about working in many different ways. One of the ways I’m thinking about work is […]
Let’s take “gaming” to a whole new level, shall we. Loke Uei Tan, a self proclaimed geek and USPSA shooter, spent a few months developing a virtual reality shooting simulator for the Oculus Rift. Dubbed the ‘Practisim VR’ the software’s...Show More Summary
Over the years, we’ve all developed some bad habits as marketers. Some may be a result of our environment, while others have been self inflicted. As more and more bad habits enter our digital marketing routine, there is less room for healthy exercises to keep us strong. The most recent CMO Survey uncovered that CMOs [...]Show More Summary
One of the App Store's top downloads -- an app for creating Anime-style self portraits -- is a potential privacy risk to its users, as researchers have discovered the app sends details about carrier, and whether the iPhone has been jailbroken, back to the developer.
David Rachford is the creator and host of "The Better Human Challenge," a podcast on personal development and challenging you to become your best self. At the age of 40, David found himself overweight, abusing alcohol, and not living in alignment with his values of health & fitness. Show More Summary
When I studied psychology back in the day, Fritz Perls was very popular. I felt a new sense of empowerment reading his compelling writing about “owning” the self and developing radical self-reliance — moving from environment support to self-support. Perls’ views may have been what the […]
Melanie Chisholm recalls that her time as Sporty Spice took a toll on her self esteem. "I joined the Spice Girls when I was 20 and it was an insane time. I developed an eating disorder," she shares in a brief tell-all on BBC Good Food. Show More Summary
Don't expect a Google-built car anytime soon. The company, which has been developing self driving car technology for years, said on Tuesday that it has no plans to actually build cars itself. “We are a self-driving technology company. Show More Summary
Hot on the heels of Amazon’s tech-centered march into grocery retail, Japanese electronics giant Panasonic has developed an automated system for scanning and bagging purchases that eliminates the need for a human cashier. Self checkout machines have been in use for years. But Panasonic’s robotic system, which was demonstrated in Osaka on Monday, uses a computerized […]
Bubbly, chaotic; two toy trains running straight into each other. That's Kartna's work: a metaphor of a primitive, childlike state where colors explode, the development of the self rests far-off in the beyond, & the present is your only consciousness. Show More Summary
DevOps and containers are freeing up developers from […]
Ethics I think ethics is a part of our experience – we all have thoughts and feelings about what is right and wrong. And part of self development is developing this ethical sense. I think part of this is widening our concern beyond our friends and loved ones to strangers and the rest of […]
Those who lack emotional intelligence will self destruct long before success is able to flourish.
The software developer talent pool is endless. But the developers who truly garner traction, not to mention attention from employers, are those who have mastered time management. Time management mastery isn’t easy, and it takes self-discipline to use time in the most valuable, reliable and efficient way possible. This is true across roles in any industry, and the...
We all have room to improve, and you know this otherwise you wouldn’t have clicked through to this article. But the tricky part about self improvement is that it requires insight that comes from outside ourselves. Just as you know things that others don’t, others know things that you don’t. Show More Summary
Ever been to a small conference room, a huddle room, and you and 4 other people are trying to be seen by the tiny camera on a computer or another device. LifeSize feels your pain and has developed the LifeSize Icon 450. It’s a smallShow More Summary
We often come across the term “core self” in magazines or online. Maybe we hear it in conversation. Maybe we hear statements like it’s important to connect to your core self. It’s important to develop a deep understanding of it. Doing so is vital for building a fulfilling, […]
Legally self -driving cars may be a few years away, but self-driving chairs are already here! TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the details.