Denise Halama

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Scribd moves beyond document sharing with $8.99/month ebook subscription service

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>There must be something in the water: Just under a month after startup Oyster launched a Netflix-like subscription service for …

Best Android tablets (November 2017)

Android tablets make great gifts, and the best thing about them is that everyone can use them, from a three-year-old to your grandma. But with so many devices out there, how can you make sure you get the best Android tablet for your money? There are probably hundreds of Android tablets on Amazon, …

10 Things to Keep in Your Trunk at All Times, for Fashion's Sake, of Course!

Unless you're zipping around your town in a Smart car or on a beach cruiser, there's a whole lot of room in your ride to safeguard against any of fashion's dire straits. For instance, when your newly minted "boyfriend" calls at the eleventh hour to meet his parents and the dress you're wearing …

5 Exes Even Crazier Than Yours

Yeah, yeah, we've heard it all before: "No, seriously dude, my ex is CRAZY." And maybe you're right. Just remember that no matter how much he texts you, no matter how much she shows up on your doorstep in the rain at 1 a.m. -- your ex STILL isn't as crazed as these whack-a-doos.<p><b>1. Elizabeth Segundo</b> …

Technique: Holiday Tags

It’s never really too early to start on holiday projects is it? The Clearsnap blog has some wonderful Christmas tag ideas to share, pop on over there …

Uncle Sam Wants YOU to Report Deceptive Debt Collectors

American consumers now have not one, but two federal agencies they can call upon for help dealing with abusive debt collectors.<p>The Federal Trade …

Beauty Startups You Need To Know About

We live in an exciting time, when we can do a lot with social tools and smartphones. The innovative founders of these four companies drew inspiration …

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An $85 Hack That Could Hide Your Smartphone From Prying Eyes

The maker of the OFF Pocket claims his metalized pouch can hide your phone’s signal from the NSA or anyone else, but is that better than just turning it off?<p>Ever since the introduction of the Patriot Act in 2001, Adam Harvey, a Brooklyn-based designer whose work is based around the slogan “in …

The Best Fashion Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following (PHOTOS)

In case you didn't get the memo, Instagram is here to stay. And with hundreds of new fashion accounts popping up everyday, it seems next to impossible to keep track of them all. So, which brands, bloggers and magazines should you be following to make sure you're up on the latest news, trends and …

Deborah Lippmann To Launch Sephora Nail Collection

<i>Welcome to Beauty Wire, where we round up the day's biggest beauty news.</i><p>Deborah Lippmann Nail Color via Beautylish<p>Having recently broken up with <b>OPI</b>, <b>Sephora</b> is now rebounding with a new collection of polishes from <b>Deborah Lippmann</b>. Lippman explains that though "a lot of people think I'm already in …

Online classes can be enlightening, edifying, and engaging — but they're not college

The future of higher education online is, at present, clear as mud. Do Massive Open Online Courses, or MOOCs — college-level classes offered online through a number of corporate providers — offer students better tools for study, increased opportunities at lower cost? Can they provide access to …

The App Clinic: Cricket

Google Nexus 7 review (2013)

I make a lot of aspirational purchases. I constantly buy books I really <i>ought</i> to read, subscribe to magazines that are <i>so</i> good the one time a year I actually get around to opening them, and add movies like <i>Schindler's List</i> to my Netflix queue because it's an important cultural touchstone. My credit …

School seized by parents to open

A grand experiment in letting parents seize control of their neighborhood schools is unfolding in an impoverished Mojave Desert town — and lawmakers as far away as Pennsylvania, Florida and Michigan are watching, and pondering the implications for troubled schools in their own states.<p>Desert Trails …

Quick and Simple Life Hacks #10

8 Wallet-Friendly Getaways

A roundup of affordable vacation destinations around the world<p>We've rounded up more affordable alternatives to pricey vacation destinations around the world, from the new European Riviera to the fashion set's Mexican beach spot