Publication: Fast Company

First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 19 mins ago - 1 reports

The Environmental Protection Agency Is Just Like Us, Can't Quit "Kim Kardashian: Hollywood"

"Changing your look and buying nice clothes can get you noticed by the media."Such was just one nugget of wisdom imparted to me by Kim Kardashian , my mentor and spiritual guide, in the iOS game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood . Like a Ryan Seacrest production ... [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Ted Danson, Zach Galifianakis Mistaken For The National In Funny Or Die's Play Based On "Mistaken For Strangers"

The documentary that wasn't supposed to be a documentary is now featured in a video depicting its adaptation into a play.Former Bored to Death costars Ted Danson and Zach Galifianakis play Matt and Tom Berninger , the frontman for melancholic rockers ... [Published Fast Company - 1 hour ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

See What It's Like To Skateboard An Eerily, Beautifully Empty Los Angeles

When you're sitting in your car, stuck in the slow, mind-numbing roll of rush hour highway traffic, chances are your thoughts drift to that feeling of hitting the gas on an open road. No stops and starts and staring at the license plate in front of you ... [Published Fast Company - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Los Angeles, Shooting
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

iTunes Is Irrelevant. Now What?

A tumorous coalescence of features added higgledy-piggledy over 13 years, iTunes is the definition of a Frankenstein app .It's a media player! It's a media manager! It's a mobile device manager! It's a podcast client! It's an audiobook app! It's a way ... [Published Fast Company - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Talk To The Smartwatch, Cause The Phone Ain't Listening

This story contains interviews with Yan Auerbach , COO of SpeechTrans; and Joe D’Alonzo, resident physician at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami.It seems odd that a speech translation company would build a smartwatch that mainly lets you answer your ... [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Should I Teach My Kid To Code?

Code literacy is a hot topic. But notions about how to teach it--and when--are still very much in play, raising questions for parents.I am not a coder. The closest I've come to the world of programming is a computer science class I took in college that ... [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Virginia Woolf
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

3 Types of Dysfunctional Teams And How to Fix Them

You might be reading this while taking a break from any of the team meetings that are integral to your job. Maybe it’s a team of company all-stars--a cross-functional team of high performers--that is key to tackling important challenges at your compa ... [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

How Hamas Uses An Underground City To Battle Israel

When Israel launched a ground offensive into Gaza last Thursday , one of the main stated objectives was to destroy the extensive network of underground tunnels that Hamas has built to funnel fighters across the border into Israel, as well as to transport ... [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Is This Tiny Bike Seat The Future Of Air Travel?

Airbus, one of the largest aircraft manufacturers in the world, seems to be on the path to eliminating what little comfort price-conscious travelers have left. The company has applied for a patent for a new type of plane seat on short-term flights--one ... [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Grow Kale Inside Shipping Containers, With This Hipster Aquaponics Design

Steve McLeod and Lori Medlin don't take credit for the idea of aquaponic shipping containers. McLeod remembers hearing about them 30 years ago. "There was talk about aquaponics feeding villages in Africa using oil tankers," he says, "and using shipping ... [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

This Smog-Eating Laundry Detergent Turns Your Clothing Into Air Purifiers

Here’s another reason cities need more pedestrians: If someone is wearing clothes that happened to be washed in the right detergent, just their walking down the street can suck smog out of the surrounding air.For the last few years, researchers at the ... [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Detergent, Pollution, Smog
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Father Knows Breakfast: Cheerios Celebrates Competent Dads In New Campaign

Traditionally, the realm of all household-related advertising was ruled by women. Laundry, groceries, cleaning products, and devices. If you saw a man in any of these ads it would probably be somewhere near the end, walking in from a busy day at work ... [Published Fast Company - 3 hours ago]

Quotes

...was done in post-production, Houghten says that while the cars were removed by technology, the skaters didn't quite enjoy the safety of VFX. "There were definitely some sketchy times shooting some of these shots" he says in this cool behind-the-scenes video
...As Kanye West told GQ in a cover interview published this week: "In order to win at life, you need some Kim K skills, period."
..."It’s going to need a new business model in order to deliver it," Storey says. "Just at a time when the world needs to be behaving as if it’s more connected--because it is--here comes technology that would actually require us to do that."
...They're sustainable, immune to weather (and climate), and produce tasty food with a low carbon footprint. "Fresh food taste better," McLeod says. "Put the Salad BoxBox in a parking lot, or vacant lot, and start harvesting every week."

More Content

All (1217) | News (1217) | Reports (0) | Blogs (0) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Ted Danson, Zach Galifianakis Mistaken For The ... [Published Fast Company - 1 hour ago]
See What It's Like To Skateboard An Eerily, Bea... [Published Fast Company - 1 hour ago]
iTunes Is Irrelevant. Now What? [Published Fast Company - 1 hour ago]
Should I Teach My Kid To Code? [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
Talk To The Smartwatch, Cause The Phone Ain't L... [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
3 Types of Dysfunctional Teams And How to Fix Them [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
How Hamas Uses An Underground City To Battle Is... [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
Is This Tiny Bike Seat The Future Of Air Travel? [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
The Environmental Protection Agency Is Just Lik... [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
This Smog-Eating Laundry Detergent Turns Your C... [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
Grow Kale Inside Shipping Containers, With This... [Published Fast Company - 2 hours ago]
Father Knows Breakfast: Cheerios Celebrates Com... [Published Fast Company - 3 hours ago]
Why Yahoo Acquired Flurry, In Plain Speak [Published Fast Company - 3 hours ago]
Saudi Arabia's $530 Billion Stock Market Will O... [Published Fast Company - 3 hours ago]
Penis Propaganda: The Amazing Anti-Venereal Dis... [Published Fast Company - 3 hours ago]
How The Television Has Evolved [Published Fast Company - 3 hours ago]
Masterpieces Of Modern Architecture, Animated [Published Fast Company - 3 hours ago]
3 Essential Elements To Increase The Viability ... [Published Fast Company - 4 hours ago]
With This Fake Toilet-Sharing App, The Joke's O... [Published Fast Company - 4 hours ago]
The Beautiful Phenomena Of Starling Flocks, Exp... [Published Fast Company - 4 hours ago]
Vibrating Shoes Help The Blind (And Anyone Else... [Published Fast Company - 4 hours ago]
Is Seven Hours A Night The Optimal Amount Of Sl... [Published Fast Company - 4 hours ago]
Relive Your Best (Or Worst) Years Through Music... [Published Fast Company - 4 hours ago]
Dan The Automator And Mary Elizabeth Winstead O... [Published Fast Company - 5 hours ago]
A Twerking Robot Brings Dancing Back To Humanki... [Published Fast Company - 5 hours ago]
This App Will Tell You Whether You're A Good Cu... [Published Fast Company - 6 hours ago]
Beats By Dre's Splashy New Headquarters: No App... [Published Fast Company - 7 hours ago]
10 Of The Most Bond-Worthy Spy Toys In The CIA ... [Published Fast Company - 7 hours ago]
How To Re-Discover Your Motivation [Published Fast Company - 7 hours ago]
This Is What Virtually Every Woman You Admire T... [Published Fast Company - 7 hours ago]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.