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With all the information that’s being created every second, how can you possibly keep up? By cheating, that’s how. Here you will find a cheat sheet of all the things you need to know to always be the smartest, trendiest, techiest, pop culturiest, most informed know-it-all in the room.



REKOGNITION

Amazon's facial recognition service can now detect fear. Scared yet?

URBAN NUDGES

Check out how urban nudges help change behaviors in small ways for the good of the community.


ART CONSERVATION

Watch the drama of restoring an old painting.

50 STATES OF HAPPINESS

Discover where to travel to find your ideal state of happiness.

RODARTE SPRING 2020 LOOKBOOK

In lieu of a runway show this year, designers Laura and Kate Mulleavy shared this series of dreamy portraits featuring their favorite muses.

TECHNOLOGY USE BY GENERATION

Digital tech isn't just for the kids. Baby Boomers and Gen Xers are also adopting new technologies as an essential part of their lifestyle.

GET YOUR PRINCIPLES IN ACTION

Ray Dalio's brilliant and actionable insight gets even more brilliant and actionable with a FREE app and interactive Principles.

HOTELS.COM WANTS TO SCARE THE S*$# OUT OF YOU

The brand invites you to stay the night in a hair-raising hotel inspired by the characters of infamous director Guillermo del Toro.


CLOSING THE LOOP ON LONELINESS

A new initiative called Together combines student housing and senior care in an effort to facilitate intergenerational connection and wellbeing.

BECOME THE NEXT HENDRIX IN ONE AFTERNOON

Patrick Hunt, founder of Hunt Adkins, doesn’t have a lot of those, “I wish I would have…” moments. He’s had a wide variety of life experiences because he didn’t “wish,” he “did.”One of the ones he hears constantly is, “I wish I would have learned how to play guitar.” That one is an eye roller for him because it’s not like, “I wish I would have been an astronaut," or, “I wish I would have I would have traveled the world for a decade.”It’s just a guitar. It’s not life or death. It’s not going to add risk to your career. It's just going to take an instrument, a commitment and a little time.

Here’s how you do it:
1. Buy an inexpensive guitar. Here’s one.

2. Buy a Neil Young tab book. Here’s one.
Many of Neil Young's songs consist of three or four easy chords. You can be playing songs in 30 minutes.

3. Grab a beverage of choice, a comfortable chair and a Saturday afternoon and by Saturday evening, you will have learned how to play guitar.



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