On Wednesday, the Cassini spacecraft makes the first of 22 death-defying dives into the 1,500-mile-wide gap between Saturn and its rings, giving us an unprecedented view of the sixth planet from the sun. In honor of that maneuver, Google has released an adorable doodle paying tribute to Cassini and Saturn's special relationship. SEE ALSO: Please send me to Saturn's 'Death Star moon' so that I may climb its mountains The animation shows a cartoon version of Cassini diving between Saturn and its rings, taking pictures along the way as the huge planet poses in the foreground. Image: google Yep, it's pretty cute. Read more... More about Space Science, Space Exploration, Saturn, Saturn Photos, and Cassini
Creativity (cre·a·tiv·i·ty) krēāˈtivədē noun the use of the imagination or original ideas, especially in the production of an artistic work. Creativity may not immediately seem incredibly relevant to CRO. After all, CRO is often thought of as a study in best practices and procedural experimentation. Today, I’d like to challenge you to look a little deeper. Following best practices does matter of course. You should absolutely continue to optimize your pages with A/B testing, focusing on message-match and ensure your CTA’s are clear and concise. But there are a number of interesting and entirely useful ways that you can “shake the trees” so to speak. Let’s take a closer look at how you can flex your creative muscle to increase conversions. Remind Me Why We Have to Do This? One word. Oversaturation. Users are increasingly “blind” to traditional forms of advertising. Just take a look at banner ads. Users are essentially numb to them, and have been for a long time. In fact, studi..
Caitlyn Jenner has almost no experience in politics — so it should come as no surprise that she's considering a potential run. Jenner revealed her intentions to Don Lemon on Tuesday while on the set of CNN Tonight. She also left open the possibility she might serve on a foundation instead, if it better served the gay and trans community. SEE ALSO: The best swimwear if you want to throw gender norms in the trash "Yes, I would have to look, over the next year or two, look and see, can I do a better job on the outside or am I in a position now that I can do a better job for my community on the inside," Jenner said. Read more... More about Election, Caitlyn Jenner, Watercooler, and Watercooler
Jaime Lannister knows all about your Game of Thrones theories, and he's on board. While promoting his new Netflix movie, Small Crimes, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau took the time to weigh in on a popular fan theory that suggests Jaime Lannister might be the one to kill Cersei in Season 7 of the HBO hit. In the books, Cersei is given a prophecy by a witch known as Maggy the Frog, who tells her that "the valonqar" (Valyrian for "little brother") "shall wrap his hands about your pale white throat and choke the life from you." SEE ALSO: The 'Game of Thrones' hero we've been waiting for is actually Jaime Lannister Read more... More about Cersei Lannister, Jaime Lannister, Nikolaj Coster Waldau, Game Of Thrones Season 7, and Game Of Thrones
President Donald Trump is once more focusing his Twitter sights on the judiciary, this time denouncing a ruling that halted implementation of an government order concentrating on "sanctuary" cities.
The Google co-founders just love to work on secret futuristic transportation projects. This time, it's Sergey Brin — but instead of glorified water speeders flying cars, like the Larry Page-funded Kitty Hawk Flyer unveiled earlier this week, he'll reportedly opt for something a bit more extravagant for his airborne transportation: a massive airship. Brin has been secretly building a giant dirigible in Hangar 2 at the NASA Ames Research Center, according to Bloomberg, which cited information from four sources close to the project. When reached by the publication, Brin had no comment on the report. Read more... More about Nasa, Airship, Sergey Brin, Alphabet, and Google
Regardless of whether or not you hold the title of the greatest athlete in the world, Serena Williams is only human and makes mistakes, just like the rest of us. Only her mishap happened to spur countless of headlines this month. While in conversation with Gayle King at the 2017 Ted Talks conference, Williams explained that her Snapchat mirror-selfie that revealed a 20-week baby bump was all an accident. SEE ALSO: Serena Williams has a message for the creep who made 'racist' comments about her baby "I was on vacation just taking some time for myself and I have this thing where I’ve been checking my status and taking pictures every week to see how far along I’m going. I didn’t tell a lot of people to be quite honest and I’d been saving it," she told King in front of an audience in Vancouver, BC. Read more... More about Pregnancy Announcement, Pregnancy, Serena Williams, Conversations, and Watercooler