So the old adage of "follow your passion and the money will come" may not be the best advice after all. Changing creative gears and adding heat may be more practical strategies for success. These stories and more in this week’s top 10.
Every social feed flows with evidence of just how clever the world has become, leaving you paralyzed with indecision. In reality, you know you have not actually tried everything--yet you feel it deep in your soul. Here's how to fix that feeling and move forward with another breakthrough. Read more
This week's tech-design fiesta included a deep look at Windows 8 and what it means for Microsoft, plus we considered whether the company's search engine will ever become ubiquitous enough to make people "Bing it." And we brought you coverage of the highlights and lowlights of Apple's iPhone 5 launch (EarPods anyone?). These stories and more in this week’s top 10.
And build a "concussion on a chip" in the process. Multitasking Kevin Kit Parker, a former major with the Rhode Island National Guard, doesn't let an Afghanistan deployment stop him from working in a bioengineering lab.