Amanda Wickum

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Hands on with SanDisk’s iPhone storage-expanding flash drive

The iXpand is an odd thing to behold, a strange Frankensteinian amalgam of adapters fused together and folded over for good measure. It’s another interesting concept out of SanDisk as the company attempts to stay nimble in a world of rapidly dropping storage costs and increasing reliance on cloud …

One photographer is documenting the surprisingly beautiful doors of the world

Travelling can often present us with surprising beauty in unexpected places. One photographer turned that surprise into a stunning collection of beautiful ‘Doors of the World’.<p>Portuguese photographer André Vicente Gonçalves is already known for his ongoing Windows of the World project, documenting …

5 Things to Know Before You Renovate Your Kitchen

Relax, you have options.<p>If you sometimes have trouble deciding what to make for dinner, a kitchen renovation can feel paralyzing. But take heart: It …

16 Things You Didn't Know About Cherry Blossoms

There's more to these pretty flowers than meets the eye.<p>Spotting these pretty pink flowers signals the start of spring, but have you ever wondered about their history? Cherry blossoms, which aren't native to the U.S., have quite the surprising backstory.

Wedding Invitation Etiquette Guide

*Can you really register for a mortgage? Send digital wedding invites? Say no to a bridal shower? Many of the old wedding rules have gone the way of the dowry. No longer is Emily Post dictating every step of your journey to the altar. In fact, engaged gals around the country are re-writing the rule …

32 “I Do”-Worthy Wedding Hairstyles for Every Length

Sure, your dress is a <i>huge</i> part of your wedding day look, but there’s so much more to consider — bridal accessories, wedding day makeup and, of course, hair! Whether you consider yourself a boho bride or you’re more drawn to classic styles, your hairstyle is a make-or-break detail that pulls your …

Anime Tokyo Versus Real Tokyo

<i>The Garden of Words</i> is one of the most beautiful anime films in recent memory. Let’s see how it compares to Tokyo, the city where it takes place.<p>The …

Beyond The Neon: 8 Crazy Things To Do In Japan

1 of 8|Ninja School|Hollywood has long been enthralled by the mysterious art of the Ninja, a masked assassin who'd to run around at night and dispose …

15 Lace Dresses Perfect for a Spring Wedding