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Factory Farms of the Future: Part I

Sonia Faruqi | Posted 02.08.2014 | Home
Sonia Faruqi

The future of animal agriculture can be summed up in a single sentence by, appropriately, a science fiction writer. "The future is already here," said William Gibson, "it's just not very evenly distributed."

Snap Out Of Your Digital Coma!

Crystal Kadakia | Posted 02.08.2014 | Impact
Crystal Kadakia

I recently had a great experience speaking at TEDxSarasota on the topic of Digital Comas. It's a message appropriate for all ages -- the best feedback...

Innovation All Comes Down to How Much You Want It?

Axelle Tessandier | Posted 02.05.2014 | Impact
Axelle Tessandier

There are some words for which everyone has their own definition. What is creativity? success? None of us will answer the same way. Innovation belongs to this category of expressions.

The 'Corporate Creative' -- Five Essentials for an Imaginative Business Mind

Bob Deutsch | Posted 01.31.2014 | Business
Bob Deutsch

Creative people all share five key cognitive processes that are consistent across culture, hierarchy and situational circumstance. Let's take a look at the primary aspects of this critical bent of mind.

The Idea and Itinerary

Sophia Dominguez | Posted 01.24.2014 | Technology
Sophia Dominguez

Last Wednesday, it occurred to me that I would no longer be commuting between San Francisco and New York: I decided that I wanted to live in New York,...

Are We Losing A Generation to the Foibles of Anti-Social Behavior?

Jure Klepic | Posted 01.25.2014 | Crime
Jure Klepic

There is a deadly new "game" going on in our streets. It's called the Knockout Game and consists of someone, usually a teenage boy, trying to knock out another random person in just one punch.

Why Spain Sucks

Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics
Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort

Spain is a country of Suckers because our political leaders have become Suckers. They are no longer necessary and have become an extractive, fat and inefficient ruling elite. It is time to cut the fat and become lean.

Are We Preparing Graduates for the Past or the Future?

Carol J. Carter | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
Carol J. Carter

We cannot be certain which specific skills the future will demand, but we can be certain that the ever-changing world will require people to navigate uncertain territory, often without a compass.

Visualizing the Future of Technology With Ron Erickson

Russell C. Smith | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Russell C. Smith

Ron Erickson is a seasoned executive with more than 30 years of experience in the high technology, telecommunications, micro-computer, and digital media industries. Mr. Erickson is also the founder of Visualant, Inc.

Long-term Business Success Means Seeing the Future

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Dr. Jim Taylor

To ensure long-term success, you must engage in a comprehensive examination of your business that includes evaluating the past and "visioning" the future. This process involves what you have done and what you need to do to ensure that it has the "legs" to sustain itself.

Google Glass: The Future of Us

Shelly Palmer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

When I wear Google Glass, people tell me I look like one of the Borg -- a fictional alien collective, from the Star Trek franchise, comprised of cyber...

Things We Wish We'd Known About College

Literally, Darling | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
Literally, Darling

Remember that college is for you. It's not for your friends. It's not for your family (though if they are helping foot the bill, you do owe them some respect). It's for you. Don't make so many decisions for other people that you forget to make them for yourself

The Cloud-Enabled Transformation of Enterprise IT

Daniel Burrus | Posted 11.06.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Thanks to exponential advances in processing power, bandwidth, and storage (what I call the three change accelerators), the business environment is un...

Miley Cyrus Gets 'Real' With Future

Posted 11.05.2013 | Entertainment

After collaborating for the "BANGERZ" song "My Darlin,'" Miley Cyrus and Future have teamed again, this time with the addition of British artist Mr. H...

Going Public: The American Commonwealth

Harry Boyte | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Harry Boyte

Civic revitalization is needed inside institutions and also beyond them, in renewing concern for the shared public world. We need to remember that the American promise is a commonwealth democracy, built and sustained by the labors of all.

What Now: It Still Takes Too Long and Costs Too Much

Margaret Anderson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science
Margaret Anderson

It's not difficult to build a case that the federal government shutdown was just one more straw on the camel's back for medical research and innovation in the United States.

The Future of 3D Printing

Daniel Burrus | Posted 12.30.2013 | Technology
Daniel Burrus

I have been writing about 3D Printing (also called Additive Manufacturing) for over 20 years. At first the technology was used for rapid prototyping. ...

Engaged?

CBS News | Posted 10.28.2013 | Black Voices

Ciara's future is Future: The R&B singer and the rapper-producer are engaged....

Tea and Sympathy

Atiba Madyun | Posted 12.17.2013 | DC
Atiba Madyun

Thousands of federal employees returned to work this morning as the 2013 #GovernmentShutdown ended. With the damage left by the tea party, a small f...

Are We Observing Extraterrestrial Intelligence Without Realizing It?

Cadell Last | Posted 12.17.2013 | Science
Cadell Last

Major breakthroughs in the sciences can come from ideas that at first seem bizarre... even impossible. But the universe has also proved to be stranger than we ever imagined.

Naked Alien Miley Cyrus Cozies Up To Rapper

Posted 10.16.2013 | Entertainment

Miley Cyrus featured the rapper Future on her latest album, "Bangerz," and now, with the upcoming release of his album "Honest," Future is returning t...

Customizing Your Relationship

Michael S. Broder, Ph.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Michael S. Broder, Ph.D.

Next, compare your actual relationship -- as it now exists -- to the one that you have visualized. Identify every specific thing you can that separates where you now are, from what you have envisioned as ideal.

Drake Fires Rapper For Not Liking His Album

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 10.15.2013 | Entertainment

Drake kicks off his North American tour this week but days before his first show, he is trying to fire one of his opening acts. The 26-year-old rapper...

Humanity, Policy, Making Things and Etsy's Future

Caterina Fake | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Caterina Fake

I like to think of my work as making technology more human. This is why I became interested in Etsy. Etsy helps work be more human -- you can stay at home and work alongside your kids -- and it makes commerce more personal.

Tomorrow Will Not Be Like Today

Shelly Palmer | Posted 12.14.2013 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

Tomorrow will not be like today. Today you will experience the slowest rate of technological change in your lifetime. Tomorrow, it will be faster and ...