Nokia Refocus is an incredibly clever little app that lets you change the focus point of a photo after you’ve taken it.Not only that, but you can then re-set the focus time and time again – concentrating attention on different aspects of the scene.Once you’ve focused and refocused, you can share that refocusing experience with all your friends. Show More Summary
A new report extends the idea of abrupt climate change, stating that even steady, gradual change in the physical climate system can have abrupt impacts elsewhere -- in human infrastructure and ecosystems for example -- if critical thresholds are crossed.
This week could be the tipping point for the human rights and humanitarian crisis in the Central African Republic, which continues to spin out of control.
Nokia Refocus is an incredibly clever little app that lets you change the focus point of a photo after you’ve taken it. Not only that,...
I know it's easy to laugh at other people's stupidity, but sometimes you just can't help it as this article from Private Eye demonstrates only too well. DUMB BRITAIN Tipping Point: Lucky Stars, ITV Ben Shephard: What crop is grown in...Show More Summary
Not a pretty day to be a Democrat. Their top talking point tip sheet, otherwise known as the New York TImes, has some harsh truths about...
We're gearing up for Cyber Monday, which means the online holiday shopping madness is about to hit its tipping point. And while we don't doubt your prowess when it comes to snagging a great deal in 10 clicks or less, this is a special case of seasonal sale overload. Show More Summary
If there was a tipping point, a moment that crystallized the anger building in San Francisco toward the so-called technorati for driving up housing prices and threatening the city's bohemian identity, it came in response to a diatribe posted online in August by a young Internet entrepreneur. Show More Summary
? Brooklyn Nets forward Paul Pierce will sit out tonight's game with a bruised right hand injury. That leaves the Nets without two starters as Pierce joins Deron Williams, who is out with a sprained left ankle. Rookie point guard Tyshawn Taylor will make his first start, joining Alan Anderson, Joe Johnson, Kevin Garnett and Brook Lopez. Show More Summary
"Miguel," a dear friend and colleague asked me, "have you read the new superintendent's book?" At my blank stare, she pointed to the purple book in her hand entitled, 5 Temptations of a CEO. "Oh," I responded, "Yes, I have. But have you read the other 5 books he's proposed the Cabinet read?" "No," she replied. Show More Summary
Many companies are starting to make the leap into social customer service. The tipping point from listening to engagement is reaching a critical mass. But how to make the move less of a leap into the unknown? Firstly put in steps between monitoring, engagement and customer service. Give yourself a smoother transition. read more
Hat tip to Point Me to the Plane who reports success in finding Vanilla Reload cards at Duane Reade drugstores, and making a purchase for (2) $500 cards via credit card. The Duane Reade chain, which is almost exclusively located in Manhattan...Show More Summary
I wrote about Jhonny Peralta a few days ago. I ignored the elephant. Brad Ziegler didn't. Here's Ken Rosenthal: That’s it. The Jhonny Peralta contract will be a tipping point, leading to harsher penalties for players who are suspended...Show More Summary
Change in a business can work either for or against a company. The tipping point is how change is managed...or not managed.
This building on Ningbo road, which forms a triangular-shaped block, comes to such a ridiculously thin point that residents likely can't place a chair in front of the windows near its tip. The apartments kind of look like a cheap Chinese knock-off of the Flatiron building. [ more › ]
By Mike Winston: This article is written as a reply to the bear case articulated by Christopher Wallace on 11/26/13. Christopher, before I begin - I'd like to pause and tip my hat to you and thank you for your variant view. First, I'll...Show More Summary
It was 17 December 2004 and my dream was falling apart, right before my eyes. I had just celebrated the 2nd anniversary since I started to blog and I was on the tipping point of my part-time earnings becoming a full-time income. I’d quit my only other employment to devote 100% of my time to [...]Show More Summary
Malcolm Gladwell has bugged me for years. He's the worst kind of bullshit artist, and I've always been frustrated that so many people bought his schtick. But maybe Gladwell's not as bulletproof as he once was. This Esquire review ofShow More Summary
This photo shows methane on fire as it escapes through the ice above a Siberian Arctic shelf. How does this natural gas affect global warming predictions?
If there was a tipping point, a moment that crystallized the anger building here toward the so-called technorati for driving up housing prices and threatening the city’s bohemian identity, it came in response to a diatribe posted online in August by a young Internet entrepreneur. Show More Summary