Jony Ive Interview About Apple Watch

Last year, Apple was the first company to be valued at $700bn. As it makes a bid to enter the luxury market with the 18ct gold Apple Watch, the brand’s British design visionary, Jony Ive, gives a rare interview to Nick Foulkes.

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How Much Should I Make To Buy A Home?


The above image shows the salary you need to buy a home in 27 U.S. cities. HSH.com, a mortgage research site, has estimated how much salary you need to earn to afford the principal, interest, taxes and insurance payments on a median-priced home in 27 metro areas.

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GoPro: Pole Vaulting

As a pole vaulter in high school, I think this video is pretty cool. You can fly alongside Allison Stokke as she takes you through her pole vault routine and hear why she agrees with the notion that pole vaulters are indeed “a little crazy.” It’s a great use of GoPro cameras and demonstrates the creative ways people are making videos these days.

Solar Explosions And Eruptions

Today marks five years in space for NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, which provides incredibly detailed images of the whole sun 24 hours a day. Capturing an image more than once per second, SDO has provided an unprecedentedly clear picture of how massive explosions on the sun grow and erupt.

The video contains over 200 million images! Pretty cool stuff.

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10 Qualities Of Creative Leaders

  1. High standards of personal ethics.
  2. Big people, without pettiness.
  3. Guts under pressure, resilience in defeat.
  4. Brilliant brains — not safe plodders.
  5. A capacity for hard work and midnight oil.
  6. Charisma — charm and persuasiveness.
  7. A streak of unorthodoxy — creative innovators.
  8. The courage to make tough decisions.
  9. Inspiring enthusiasts — with trust and gusto.
  10. A sense of humor.

For more wisdom from David Ogilvy, check out the book The Unpublished David Ogilvy.