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Interview with Charlie Hanson - Showrunner of Ricky Gervais’ Derek, Life’s Too Short, Extras and the upcoming David Brent movie

Interview with Charlie Hanson - Showrunner of Ricky Gervais’ Derek, Life’s Too Short, Extras and the upcoming David Brent movie

Interview with Nic Pizzolatto during CPH TV Festival 
Network note to him “Let’s give Rust Cohle at least a dog to make him more likable.” Pizzolatto: “you don’t have to like a character, you have to be fascinated by a character. Don’t give me your fear-based predictions.”

Interview with Nic Pizzolatto during CPH TV Festival 

Network note to him “Let’s give Rust Cohle at least a dog to make him more likable.” Pizzolatto: “you don’t have to like a character, you have to be fascinated by a character. Don’t give me your fear-based predictions.”

Vice News at CPH TV Festival - Drake Martinet, Head of Platform Vice News talks about Vice’s reporting mantra of being on the ground and embedded reporting in Iraq 

Vice News at CPH TV Festival - Drake Martinet, Head of Platform Vice News talks about Vice’s reporting mantra of being on the ground and embedded reporting in Iraq 

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Opening of Copenhagen TV Festival - True Detective Screening with Creator Nic Pizzolatto in the garden of the US Ambassador to Denmark

Opening of Copenhagen TV Festival - True Detective Screening with Creator Nic Pizzolatto in the garden of the US Ambassador to Denmark

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If you follow a diligent sleep routine—waking up the same time every day—your body learns to increase your PER levels in time for your alarm. About an hour before you’re supposed to wake up, PER levels rise (along with your body temperature and blood pressure). To prepare for the stress of waking, your body releases a cocktail of stress hormones, like cortisol. Gradually, your sleep becomes lighter and lighter. 

How Circa CEO Matt Galligan Trained Himself To Wake Up At 6:30 A.M. Without An Alarm Clock | Fast Company | Business   Innovation

If you follow a diligent sleep routine—waking up the same time every day—your body learns to increase your PER levels in time for your alarm. About an hour before you’re supposed to wake up, PER levels rise (along with your body temperature and blood pressure). To prepare for the stress of waking, your body releases a cocktail of stress hormones, like cortisol. Gradually, your sleep becomes lighter and lighter.

How Circa CEO Matt Galligan Trained Himself To Wake Up At 6:30 A.M. Without An Alarm Clock | Fast Company | Business Innovation

So take note: Buzzfeed, the web publisher best known for its infectious lists and quizzes, is the subject of a new Harvard Business School case study. And Buzzfeed’s founder and CEO, Jonah Peretti, says he’s doing to the media industry just what Toyota and Honda did to Ford and GM in the 1970s and 1980s. Buzzfeed Is Officially A Case Study In Media Industry Disruption

So take note: Buzzfeed, the web publisher best known for its infectious lists and quizzes, is the subject of a new Harvard Business School case study. And Buzzfeed’s founder and CEO, Jonah Peretti, says he’s doing to the media industry just what Toyota and Honda did to Ford and GM in the 1970s and 1980s.
Buzzfeed Is Officially A Case Study In Media Industry Disruption