Camilla Caban

625 Added | 13 Magazines | 204 Likes | 7 Following | 23 Followers | @CamillaCaban | Author of VickyB.TV | Co-founder/Director of Operations at Re-invent Realty | Director of Operations at Net-Critical.com

The Scrunchy Is BACK, and Here’s How to Make One

We may have sarcastically embraced the ’90s last April Fool’s day, but we’re done joking about the decade. We’re thanking our lucky stars that ’90s fashion trends are back in full force, *especially* the trusty scrunchy. Contrary to Carrie Bradshaw’s opinion, the scrunchy is a fantastic accessory …

Sewing

You need to pay attention to Switzerland as a startup nation

Switzerland is no stranger to innovation. Einstein published some of his most influential and revolutionary works at the University of Zurich; the country is home to the Large Hadron Collider, located in Geneva, and the world’s first webserver was Tim Berners-Lee’s NeXT computer at CERN, on which …

Estimote Creates An Indoor Location System Using Beacons And “Nearables”

The dream of indoor location sensing has always been just that – a dream. The difficulty of Wi-Fi tracking and other technologies has made it hard for anyone – from businesses to regular users – to figure out where they were in a venue. But the folks at Estimote, a Polish beacon company, may have …

Internet of Things

Pinterest’s Tim Kendall Talks Monetization And Commerce

Tim Kendall’s new job is to make sure Pinterest’s partners are finding new ways to make money off one of the most engaging platforms on the Internet. He’s been plenty busy since he got started, including launching Buyable Pins. We sat down with him to find out a little bit more about the company’s …

Employment

San Francisco Realtor association hopes to bring visibility to off-MLS deals

<b>Takeaways:</b><p><b>The San Francisco Association of Realtors is launching a new private social network to ensure more off-MLS deals get recorded into its</b> …

10 Korean Beauty Products You're Not Using but Should

They're affordable and effective.<p>It's well-known that Korea is ahead of the game when it comes to beauty. And since these products are a hot commodity when it comes to K-beauty, it's only a matter of time before these 10 products become sell-outs in America. Take notes, girls, and scoop these finds …

9 Things Beauty Addicts Want You To Understand

Beauty

8 Changes To Make If You Want To Be A Truly Happy Person

The pursuit of happiness is believed to be one of the basic human rights, but even with all the freedom in the world to pursuit it, a lot of people …

New Beauty Products From Cosmoprof 2015

Cosmoprof North America is one of the biggest cosmetics trade shows of the year. It's where hundreds of beauty brands convene to show off their newest products and innovations to buyers, distributors, and media. And as you can guess, we were like kids in a beauty candy store as we roamed the halls …

Coats

9 Super Simple DIYs You Need To Try This Month

A roundup of great DIY questions we've answered in recent editions of the BuzzFeed DIY newsletter.

Summertime and real estate listings are easing – but so is the competition

For Toronto house hunters who feel their resolve wilting in the July heat, Geoffrey Grace has some advice: Don't give up now.<p>Mr. Grace, an agent with ReMax Hallmark Realty Ltd., has run the numbers over the past four years and found that the average price of a home in Toronto is 5 per cent higher …

Canadian Real Estate

How Leafs tickets won a six-way bidding war for an Ajax house

Seeing the teddy bear in a Toronto Maple Leafs jersey told him all he needed to know.<p>T.K. Butler of HomeLife Cimerman Real Estate Ltd. was escorting a pair of young newlyweds through a house for sale in Ajax. He looked around at the basement festooned in Leafs memorabilia – from posters to a light …

Real Estate

7 Amazing Celebrity Homes You Can Buy Right Now

Open house on homes owned by J. Lo, Michael Jordan, and Paula …

Paula Deen

6 Secret Tricks For Photographing Fireworks With Your Phone

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Texas

Investors save online real estate website Zoocasa

Online real estate site Zoocasa has relaunched under new ownership, with plans to add in-house services and wider search functionalities.<p>Previously owned by Rogers Communications Inc., the site was shut down last month, with Rogers citing lack of fit with the company's overall plans.<p>A group of real …

These are the best—and worst—countries for women entrepreneurs

It turns out that that old real estate maxim—location, location, location—also applies to starting a business. According to a new study from Dell, …

Entrepreneurship

SmartUp App Virtually Mentors New Entrepreneurs And Could Lead To Funding

Everyone knows there are entrepreneurs all over the world now, not just in developed countries. Why? Because the internet and technology has empowered so many. Indeed, a 2013 survey put out by Babson and the LSE found that the size of the global market for learning about entrepreneurship and …

Startups

Starry Photos of Glowworms in Limestone Caves

In New Zealand, there’s a species of glowworm called Arachnocampa luminosa — commonly known as the New Zealand glowworm — that can be found in dark, …

Photography

5 Secrets to Starting a Successful Company on a Shoestring | Inc.com

How much money do you need to start a successful company? It might be less than you think. Some smart entrepreneurs are bypassing the whole venture capital world with its alphabet rounds of funding, opting instead to get their companies going on a relatively small investment and remain masters of …

Startups

POWERED BY INSPIRATION

“Welcome to my digital home. I believe we all have a purpose and mission that are uniquely our own. It is our life’s work to articulate what that is …

The Secrets to Wiring a Happier Brain

One of the secrets to wiring our brain toward happiness is in the simple understanding that what we practice and repeat starts to become more …

The Millennial Delusion

The obsession with “millennials” continues to fascinate me. Despite being the most outspoken generation in history, people – very important and powerful people – claim they don’t understand us. We make no sense apparently, as if the actions and career paths of our parents make total and complete …

Same-sex Marriage

Why Cell Phones Won't Ever Replace Professional Cameras

I have an iPhone 6 Plus. It’s amazing. It has a backside illuminated sensor, an f/2.2 lens, and optical image stabilization. Yes, I have optical …

SF home-buying ‘insanity’ means paying $1 million over list price

Bravo’s reality show “Million Dollar Listing San Francisco” debuts July 8, but I already have an idea for a spinoff — “Million Dollar <i>Over</i> Listing.” It would feature homes in the Bay Area that sold for at least $1 million more than the list price.<p>There were at least 10 such sales in San Francisco …

Real Estate

Operating on a shoestring? Twenty inexpensive ways to market your business

The prospect of marketing your business can be overwhelming, especially when you are a small business with an even smaller budget. The good news is that marketing doesn't have to cost thousands or even hundreds of dollars.<p>Here are 20 ways you can market your small business on a shoestring budget – …

Small Business