From the very beginning of building his successful business, Spanish businessman Amancio Ortega was obsessed with one idea – he wanted to unite people with one high goal. He dreamed of giving customers what they wanted, but it had to be done very quickly in order to satisfy their demand at a very attractive price, thus increasing the frequency of purchases.
Analysis of the patterns of historical and technological development can predict and model the reality in which people are more likely to live.
On the basis of anthropometric data using a neural network, a team of enthusiasts managed to reconstruct the voice of Taras Shevchenko! Read about this unique project, modern technologies and real magic in an interview with Alexandr Smirnov, the partner and the co-owner of the creative agency TABASCO.
Since 2016, he has been a foreign member of the Russian Academy of Sciences. He also came to Ukraine and performed very interestingly. Is it worth losing to neighbors in attracting such a bright name? The country of origin of his grandfather and grandmother cannot turn out to be strange and unloved for him…
Nowadays, everything that futurist and billionaire Naveen Jane does, is aimed at improving the lives of as many people as possible. Applying entrepreneurial values to philanthropy, he proves that you can improve the quality of life by changing the world for the better.
We have been working with startups since 2007. Now about six product companies, where we have investments, are our clients. At the moment, we are creating a more expanded fund, where partners with more money will be attracted.
A “happy life” is not always the guarantor of highly developed art. And vice versa, it happens that the worse in society, the better in art. Even wars or upheavals sometimes have a very resourceful effect on creative sublimation, as a substitution. These 90s can also be singled out as a whole decade, as a precursor.
Over the past decade, a growing body of research has demonstrated that vitamin C at millimolar concentrations can kill cancer cells and slow tumor growth. Alexey Bashkirtsev, the chief physician of Edem Resort Medical & SPA, talks about the antitumor properties of vitamin C and its effect on the course of the disease in cancer patients.
Zhanna Kryuchkova: I watched Persian Lessons in Spain. In my opinion, this is a masterpiece. I’ll start our interview with a kind of an insider tip game. Il onai au (editor’s note: «I love you»). How often have you heard this phrase lately?
Vadim Perelman: I hear this phrase quite often. Even yesterday. By the way, what do I answer? Read in a frank interview especially for Huxleў
Vadim Perelman is a director whose debut film, House of Sand and Fog, received three Oscar nominations. In 2020 he released a new film, «Persian Lessons».
Earlier, Huxleў published an interview with the director after the premiere of «Persian Lessons» at the Berlinale, now we reflect on the important things through the prism of the film
Vlad Shkolnik: «SHERP is an incredibly versatile vehicle, which is its uniqueness. SHERP floats worse than a boat and moves in the mountains worse than a quad bike, in snow — worse than a snowmobile, in a swamp — worse than a hovercraft, but its whole point is that it travels everywhere»
Sergey Samokhvalov is a pioneer of new markets on the world map and the main integrator within the company. A mechanical engineer by education, he believes that one of the most valuable assets of a firm is trust-based relations between partners and alignment at the value level. «We are out of the way with those whom we are out of the way with», — this is what Sergey succinctly says about the life philosophy of partners
The theory of mind asserts that modeling mental states, the ability to put oneself in the place of another, is the exclusive ability of a person. Scientists consider it even one of the main markers of consciousness. But it turned out that humans are not the only biological species that can simulate mental states.
Perhaps, two world wars and disappointment in human nature, which is not helped by either religion, or enlightenment, or the dream of equality and brotherhood, led to the fact that people stopped looking for role models in the past or in myths, and focused on the future or on the otherworldly , parallel worlds, trying to understand what can be done “so” to save the world.
In his autobiographical book Justice, Not Vengeance, published in 1989, Wiesenthal writes: “I have always asked myself what I could do for those who did not survive. The answer that I found for myself (and which by no means must be the answer for every survivor) is: I want to be their mouthpiece, I want to keep their memory alive, so that the dead can live on in this memory”
For 20 years there has been no separate concept of “work” for me. There is a “meaning” and there is a “process”. Development is primarily a way of life. My hobby is the transformation and development of business structures by building a corporate culture based on the laws of nature