Arlene DiGi

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A $1 Microscope Folds From Paper With A Drop Of Glue

We have pocket watches, pocket cameras and now — with smartphones — pocket computers.<p>So why shouldn't doctors and scientists around the world have pocket microscopes?<p>Bioengineer Manu Prakash and his team at Stanford University have designed a light microscope that not only fits in your pocket but …

NASA is building the largest rocket of all time for a 2018 launch

<i>Artist's rendering of NASA's Space Launch System (credit: NASA/MSFC)</i><p>NASA has worked on some inspiring interplanetary projects in the last few years, but few have been as ambitious as the simply-named Space Launch System, a new rocket that will be the largest ever built at 384 feet tall, surpassing …

A Mother’s Life, Remembered on Flipboard

A Mother’s Life, Remembered on Flipboard<p>MagMaker / March 4, 2014<p>To familiarize himself with magazine-making on Flipboard, genealogy enthusiast Randy …

How Joerie Mortelmans Uses Co-Contributors to Superpower His Magazines

MagMaker / January 27, 2014<p>On his profile page, Belgium-based Joerie Mortelmans calls himself a “reflipping perfectionist.” Joerie’s skill as …

Use This Shortcut to Add Content to Your Magazines From Your Mobile Devices

MagMaker / January 30, 2014<p>You’re active. You’re mobile. You’re on the go, on the town and on your way. You’re reading via the web browser on your …

Now You Can Create Your Own Catalogs on Flipboard

MagMaker / November 13, 2013<p>Exciting news: You can now add product listings to your Flipboard magazines via Flipboard’s updated web bookmarklet.<p>It’s …

Flipboard For Corporate Teams

Inside Flipboard / October 1, 2013<p>In this week’s Flipboard for You series, we explore how corporate teams can use Flipboard to keep up with company …

View Twitter Lists on Flipboard to Find Great Content for Your Magazines

MagMaker / January 15, 2014<p>If you’re a Flipboard MagMaker, you’re always on the hunt for relevant material to add to your magazines. Here’s a handy …

How to Promote Your Flipboard Magazine

MagMaker / January 7, 2014<p>You’ve created a Flipboard magazine and filled it with fabulous content. Now you’re ready to start building an audience. …

Select a Beautiful Cover Image to Make Your Magazine More Awesome

MagMaker / April 11, 2014<p>This is a tale of two Flipboard magazines.<p>Both are Ridiculously Awesome. Both were created by the same person, and both …

Seven Secrets of Highly Effective Flipboard MagMakers

MagMaker / December 19, 2013<p>There’s an art to creating a successful Flipboard magazine, but there’s some science involved as well. So with apologies …

How to Create a Ridiculously Interesting Magazine (In Four Steps or Maybe Less)

MagMaker / July 16, 2014<p>It doesn’t matter if you’re writing a blog, sharing photos, posting social updates, or curating a magazine on Flipboard: if …

Marketing

Test Drive the New Flipboard Bookmarket

MagMaker / February 5, 2014<p>A crack team of Flipboard designers and engineers recently gave Flipboard’s Flip It web bookmarklet a handsome makeover …

Five of the Most Popular Types of Flipboard Magazine

MagMaker / September 3, 2013<p>There are two questions would-be MagMakers often ask:<p>a) What’s the best way to use a Flipboard magazine?<p>b) Are there …

Find Yourself: Search Flipboard to Add Content to Your Magazines

MagMaker / December 3, 2013<p>Digital publishing is about putting your content where your readers are. That sounds straightforward, but it’s not so …

Five Things You Absolutely, Positively Need to Know About Your Flipboard Magazines

MagMaker / August 16, 2013<p>Flipboard magazines are a beautiful way to curate and share your favorite articles, photos, videos and audio tracks. Yet …

If You Love Your Magazines, Tell Your Fans to Subscribe

MagMaker / October 4, 2013<p>Pixel Art is a Flipboard magazine that combines beautiful images with focused curation around an unusual topic — …

How to Craft an Awesome Title and Description for Your Flipboard Magazine

MagMaker / October 18, 2013<p>The cover of your Flipboard magazine is like a blind date, or a job interview or meeting someone new at a party: First …

Oops! How to Remove Stories from Your Flipboard Magazines

MagMaker / September 19, 2013<p>It happens: Perhaps your finger slipped, so you ended up adding a story to the wrong magazine by mistake. Or maybe you …

In Three Minutes, We Can Teach You How to Create Your Very Own Flipboard Magazine

MagMaker / November 7, 2013<p>If you’re just getting started with Flipboard magazines — or just thinking about getting ready to maybe possibly create …

26 Things about Networking (that I learned from books)

I don't have thousands of Linkedin connections or Twitter followers, but I often find myself being approached by other people on how to do networking right. For me, networking is about building relationships, helping each other, not only exchanging business cards. I love reading books, so I backed …

Books

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.

Cooking

Goodbye Twitter fridges, hello 3D-printed food

At CES 2014, the smartest home appliances aren't smart at all<p>CES has long been the best place in the world to find a bunch of insane and impractical home appliances. Last year saw the category reach its drunk-on-tech nadir, best exemplified by Samsung's incongruous efforts to push Evernote onto …

Smart Homes

'Small typo' mars teacher evaluations

A single missing suffix among thousands of lines of programming code led a public school teacher in Washington, D.C., to be erroneously fired for incompetence, three teachers to miss out on $15,000 bonuses and 40 others to receive inaccurate job evaluations.<p>The miscalculation has raised alarms …

25 Books That Changed The Course Of History

But what about the lives of an entire generation? Can a book change the future?<p>Miriam Tuliao, assistant director of central collection development at the New York Public Library, helped us come up with a list of 25 books that changed the course of history.<p>From the Torah to Orwell's "1984," these 25 …

Books

Packing List: Antarctica

It took Ernest Shackleton years to prepare for his expedition to Antarctica. Modern-day travelers will need to plan in advance as well.<p><i>Here are a few practical tips to get you started:</i><p><b>When to Go</b><p>Cruises to the continent run during the southern summer, from November through March, when pack ice is …

Backpacking