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November 17, 2018

HOW UBER EATS REINVENTS THE RESTAURANT AND FOOD DELIVERY BUSINESSES AT THE SAME TIME

Uber Eats has created a new business model in much the same way that Uber created a transportation network service. In Uber Eats, users order their […]
August 14, 2018

THE ONE OBJECT THAT MEANS THE WORLD TO YOU

I was immediately captivated by this project by photographer Gabriel Hill. Used to photographing CEOs and top executives of large pharmaceutical companies like Roche, Novartis, and […]
August 11, 2018

DUDE LOOKS LIKE A LADY

Philippe I, Duc d’Orléans (1640-1701) known in court as Monsieur, was the younger brother of Louis XIV. A victim of history, Monsieur was from a very […]
August 10, 2018

LEBBEUS WOODS: POLITICAL POST APOCALYPTIC ARCHITECTURE

“I am an architect, a constructor of worlds, a sensualist who worships the flesh, the melody, a silhouette against the darkening sky. I cannot know your […]
August 6, 2018

PHOTOGRAPHING YOUR MOM, WHO SUFFERS A MENTAL DISORDER

Just how common are mental disorders? You’d be surprised. According to the World Health Organization, one in four people in the world will be affected by […]
July 15, 2018

KURDISH DANDIES

During the Middle Ages, in the Ottoman empire, “effendis” was a noble class of cultivated men that wore fine clothing and visited salons and tea shops. […]
July 15, 2018

AN AIRLINE LIKE NO OTHER LAUNCHES IN JAPAN

Because my family moved around so much when we were young, I grew up to become very curious about the world and also loving air travel. […]
July 10, 2018

YES, THE MUSIC OF THE AMERICAN ANTHEM WAS ACTUALLY A BRITISH DRINKING SONG

The lyrics to the anthem of the United States came from a poem called “Defence of Fort M’Henry”, written by a 35-year-old lawyer and amateur poet […]
July 9, 2018

FLOR DE TOLOACHE, THE FEMALE MARIACHI FROM NEW YORK

Mariachi, as a musical expression, goes back a long time in Mexico. At least to the 18th century. Mariachi, however, really started becoming more popular in […]

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