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Samsung, the S Pen, and Steve Jobs: Intuitiveness Re-examined

How are we gonna communicate, ‘cause we don’t wanna carry around a mouse, right? So, what are we gonna do? Oh, a stylus, right? We’re gonna use a stylus. No. Who wants a stylus? You have to get ‘em and put ‘em away and you lose ‘em. Yuck! Nobody wants a stylus. So let’s not use a stylus. We’re gonna use the best pointing device in the world. We’re gonna use a pointing device that we’re all born with. We’re born...

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Will the new Common Core SAT close the privilege gap?

High-school students who enjoy obscure vocabulary and puzzle-like math problems might want to sign up for the SAT now, before the 89-year-old college admissions test is revamped this March to better reflect what students are learning in high school classrooms in the age of the Common Core. While other standardized tests have also been criticized for rewarding students who’ve mastered the idiosyncrasies of the test over those who have...

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How To Keep Your Team Creative

Guest author Ja-Naé Duane is founder of the Revolution Institute, an international and award-winning speaker, author of How to Start Your Business With $100 and How to Create a Revolution, and coauthor of The Startup Equation.We dream big, set goals, and then work, work, work to achieve them. But we soon learn a simple truth: we can’t do it all by ourselves. We need help and accepting help often requires a dose of humility. I push...