Incorporate these four habits into your daily life to produce better work from a healthier mindset.
Steve Albini may be best known to many as a prolific recording engineer and producer, having worked with such hallowed acts as Nirvana, Cheap Trick, PJ Harvey, The Stooges, The Breeders, and more. But he’s had an impact as a musician, too, through his participation in such bands as Big Black and the minimalist rock trio Shellac. Show More Summary
As long as we are willing, we may each learn from those around us. The eye opening lessons come from those who, in particular, think differently from us. Steve Jobs said it best, “think different”. Large Vision vs. Detail In one meeting,...Show More Summary
After focusing on Apple’s second quarter earnings and the subsequent reaction by Wall Street in the first part of his interview on CNBC’s Mad Money, Apple CEO Tim Cook got a little more personal in part two. During today’s portion of...Show More Summary
Before Steve Jobs rejoined Apple in the 1990s, one of the flagship projects at his company, NeXT, was WebObjects, a set of tools for making what were called at the time "internet applications." Today we just call them websites. On an...Show More Summary
The Apple sponsored 2016 Met Gala was held last night and in attendance was Tim Cook, Jony Ive, and Laurene Powell Jobs, the widow of Steve Jobs. In addition to delivering opening remarks for the event yesterday afternoon and serving...Show More Summary
His attention to detail and problem-solving mentality came from a profound respect for the fundamentals of smart design.
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The Bachelorette 2016 is still filming, but the spoilers for JoJo Fletcher’s season are coming out like crazy. Reality Steve always does a great job of figuring out who makes it to the end and is even usually able to find out if they end up engaged. Show More Summary
Cacao's Kristen Hard discusses why chocolate is healthy, travel, and Steve Jobs.
From working at big corporations to packing ice in a basement, these entrepreneurs got their start in some interesting places
Google's Creative Lab in London used to just be a one-man department. Steve Vranakis joined Google in 2011 after a 20-year career in the advertising industry. He was the founding partner of VC CP, a London-based agency that grew to hundreds...Show More Summary
Remember back when email chains were a thing? Instead of sharing anything and everything you find online using Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites, people would pass along anecdotes via email. Several of these chain emails...Show More Summary
Design is about problem solving, whether that be visual, structural, conceptual, or any other ‘…al’. If there’s a problem, it follows that there is a solution. When Steve Jobs hired design legend Paul Rand to design the brand identity for what would be named (by Rand) NeXT computers, he was expecting a few options. Instead, […]
In Spike Jonze’s Her, Joaquin Phoenix’s high-waisted-pants-wearing Theodore Twombly falls madly in love with his computer operating system. Considering said operating system is voiced by Scarlett Johansson, that’s a pretty understandable decision. Show More Summary
For many, the Steve Jobs manila envelope trick was enough. Sure, it seems a bit silly with the benefit of nearly a decade’s worth of hindsight, but when Apple’s late CEO unwrapped the standard bit of office stationary to reveal what he’d enthusiastically declared “the world’s thinnest laptop” onstage at Macworld back in 2008, the crowd, predictably, went… Read More
The Lakers are starting to schedule interviews for possible coaches, including Golden State assistant coach Luke Walton.Walton guided the Warriors to a 39-4 record before head coach Steve Kerr returned from back surgery this season. It was his first experience as a head coach, even though it was...
The Los Angeles Lakers have been given permission to speak to Golden State assistant coach Luke Walton over their vacant coaching job, Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said on Wednesday.
James Dyson, the Steve Jobs of household products, wants to do for beauty and grooming what his company did for vacuum cleaners. Will consumers buy it?
One of the key themes of Apple bears has been that without Steve Jobs, Apple would not come up with any new mega hit products. The Jobs magic didn’t crumble quickly, but the latest disappointing sales results could show it has finally faded.