Debra Gatlin

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Architects’ Secrets: 10 Ideas to Create Privacy in the Garden

A fence is the obvious choice, but there are many other ways to design for privacy in the garden. We turned to members of the Remodelista + …

Landscaping

Flipboard Wants to Support Your EdCamp This Year

Are you a teacher interested in hosting an EdCamp this year? We’re hoping to sponsor 10 EdCamp sessions by teachers over the next four months. Why? Because we believe great stories move the world forward and access to those stories expands learning beyond the classroom. Using mobile phones to share …

Education

From Horror to Hope: SCAO Education Fights Poverty in Cambodia

<i>Flipboard MagMaker Janette Leon-Speyer takes us inside an inspiring project in Cambodia and the Flipboard Magazines that help to tell the story of a home for street kids that’s making a big difference in some young lives.</i><p>In 2009 I visited Cambodia. Like everyone else, I was interested in going to …

Social Marketing

Great Journalism From America’s High Schools: Teacher Appreciation, The Bully Issue and Generation XXX

In between having fun on spring break, studying for finals, and winding up the school year, students and teachers found the time to submit more stories to the Great Journalism from America’s High Schools Flipboard Magazine. Our judges’ favorite stories submitted during spring semester (March-May) …

High School

14 Educators You Should Follow on Flipboard

<i>Educators have the power to change lives. More than mere teachers, the most influential instructors go beyond copying lesson plans and assigning homework; they inspire, guide, connect and support their pupils on multiple levels, developing innovative ways to enhance student learning and optimize</i> …

Teaching

Google Reveals New Android Camera Twist

It’s often just minor tweaks which can make all the difference to usability and in Android’s forthcoming 7.0 “Nougat” release, Google is adding new gesture-based control to the Camera app.<p>Nougat Beta testers using Google Camera v4.1 can now easily switch between rear camera and selfie modes simply …

5 Things Every Man Should Know About This Week

1 of 5<p>FESTIVAL: CORONA SUNSETS<p><b>When:</b> 30 July<p>'Sunsets' is a globe-trotting, dance-fueled festival that's finally landing in London's Greenwich (right …

National Portrait Gallery

Pete Hurt Jazz Orchestra: A New Start review – great depth and subtlety

A valued but low-profile saxophonist in a long series of high-profile bands, Pete Hurt has a reputation among musicians as a distinctive and hugely resourceful composer. Two decades have managed to slip by since his last album as leader, so this will come as a revelation to many. A jazz orchestra …

Ethan Hawke on Playing Chet Baker and Finding Early Fame

The biopic has frequently fallen prey to formula in recent years, with many films depicting the lives of their extraordinary protagonists – be they …

Chet Baker

Nina Simone Film 'What Happened, Miss Simone?' To Be Released

'What happened, Miss Simone?' Out September 2, 2016

Nina Simone

10 Rules, Laws, and Theorems You Should Know

You may be familiar with Murphy’s Law and the Peter Principle, but the world is full of wisdom distilled into simple rules for understanding life, …

Instead of Work-Life Balance, Try Focusing on Boundaries

People talk about work-life balance as if achieving it is the precious key to happiness. Tips and tricks abound. But there are two big problems with …

Eating Fruits and Vegetables Could Make You As Happy As Getting a Job

Science confirms these foods make you look good and feel good<p>Science has found another reason to eat more fruits and vegetables—eating enough of them could make you a happier person, according to new Australian research.<p>More than 12,000 people were surveyed twice about how many fruits and …

This Hilarious Photo Will Scare You Out Of EVER Stealing Office Food

If you've ever had your food stolen at the office, you know it can be beyond maddening. While some people completely flip their lids when it happens to them, others opt for a more subtle approach to taking revenge.<p>One Redditor called Phantom0591 recently posted a photo of a note attached to what …

We dare chefs to eat Chicago's biggest, messiest burgers — on camera

There are burgers, and there are monster burgers. Many burgers in Chicago are the former — hearty but perfectly manageable. But when you find the latter, the big, messy monsters, you know it. For instance, at Lakeview restaurant Beef & Barley, where the stack of meat, cheese and jumbo onion rings …

Why Wellness Going Mainstream Is Bad News For Whole Foods

Consumers are more aware of what they’re putting in their bodies than ever before, seeking more and more organic, natural and non-GMO meat, dairy and produce. Ironically, this mainstreaming of health and wellness has had a chilling effect on a company that arguably started the trend: Whole Foods. …

The Tangled Web of Lies Behind Many Restaurant Menus

You might want to wait till after lunch to read this.<p>The headlines were hard to miss, even for non-foodies: "The Parmesan Cheese You Sprinkle on Your Penne Could Be Wood," "FDA Warns the Parmesan You Eat May Be Wood Pulp," "Cheese Exec Pleads Guilty in Wood Pulp Parmesan Scandal." Such were the …

Michelle Obama’s hairstylist Johnny Wright gives her bounce for DNC speech

Michelle Obama sported waves in her hair Monday as she made waves with her speech supporting Hillary Clinton during the opening night of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.<p>Created by longtime hairstylist Johnny Wright, the First Lady's hairdo tumbled slightly below her shoulders …

15 Los Angeles–Based Brands You Need to Know

Here Are All The Tweets That Judged Bill Clinton's Outfit Last Night

There wasn't much to read.<p>If you were up late last night watching the Democratic National Convention and reading Twitter, it’s likely that you were expecting to see tweets about potential first gentlemen Bill Clinton’s speech. But if you were ready and waiting for all the sassy discussion that …

#WeWearWhatWeWant Photos Prove Plus Size Fashion Rules Are Made To Be Broken

'Your approval isn't necessary.'<p>Women are sharing photos of themselves wearing clothes they’ve ben told aren’t ‘suitable’ for their body type with …

Tor confirms sexual harassment claims against former developer

Jacob Appelbaum isn't going to get any sympathy from the Tor Project over allegations of sexual harassment. An internal investigation at Tor has determined that the claims against Appelbaum, who's accused of humiliating and intimidating women, are accurate. This doesn't mean that charges are …

Facebook reports $6.44 billion in revenue for Q2 2016, 84% coming from mobile advertising | VentureBeat | Social

Facebook announced today the results of its Q2 2016 earnings, revealing that it generated $6.44 billion in revenue and an earnings per share (EPS) of $0.97.<p>Wall Street analysts expected the company to bring in $6.01 billion in revenue and an EPS of $0.81 for the quarter.<p>On the user front, Facebook …

Digital Advertising

Apple has sold over 1 billion iPhones

Apple recently sold its billionth iPhone, the company announced today. During a meeting at Apple's Cupertino headquarters this morning, CEO Tim Cook made an appearance to celebrate the major milestone. "iPhone has become one of the most important, world-changing and successful products in history," …

Report says the Space Black iPhone 7 we all want is real

Macotakara, which has a good accuracy record when it comes to iPhone rumors, is reporting that the home button on the next iPhone will be flat to the screen and rely on haptic feedback to let you know when it’s been pressed.<p>Further, that means that Touch ID may also be buried under the glass, …

Facebook Releases Instructions To Build Its $30,000 Surround 360 VR Camera

If you have ever wanted to build your own virtual reality camera, maybe like Facebook’s open source Surround 360 VR camera which costs approximately …

VisualRuler Uses Your Camera to Measure Real World Objects

iOS: Sometimes you need to get a quick measurement of something and you probably don’t carry a ruler around, but of course, there’s an app for that. …

Facebook hits 1.71B users as it crushes Q2 earnings with $6.44B revenue

Coming off an all-time high stock price of $123.34, Facebook in Q2 2016 smashed earnings again. The social network continued steady growth just slightly slower at 3.63% compared to last quarter’s 3.77%, adding 60 million monthly users this quarter to reach 1.71 billion. It scored $6.44 billion in …

Social Media

What Trump's tax returns could reveal about Russia

Could Donald Trump's tax returns reveal the Republican presidential nominee has ties to Russia?<p>Conservative columnist George Will said on Fox News earlier this week that one of the reasons Trump may be refusing to release his tax returns is that they may show "he is deeply involved in dealing with …

Donald Trump