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Architectural Digest Is Now Renovated for Flipboard

Architectural Digest, the iconic magazine that created and defined the modern shelter category in the United States, has found a second home on Flipboard.<p>The magazine was launched in 1920 as a quarterly trade publication that focused on California homes. Its scope widened during the coming decades …

Khloé Kardashian on Her Style, Snapchat, and the Best Soundtrack for a Summer Party

Stilettos or ballet flats? Backpack or lady bag? Selfie or food porn? These are just a few examples of the type of questions that we’re asking some of the most notably fashion-focused celebrities this season—think of it as a stylish spin on 20 Questions, only there are no wrong answers. This week …

Snapchat

One of the oldest rules about passwords is totally wrong

Your school or workplace may require you to change your password every couple of months or so to keep your account safe. It’s a widely implemented security recommendation.<p>Except it’s totally wrong.<p>The Federal Trade Commission’s chief technologist, Lorrie Cranor, busted that myth earlier this week …

Bruce Schneier

Google will power Stanford's genomics service

Stanford aims to make genetic testing a normal part of patient care, and it's teaming up with Google to make that happen. The university's School of Medicine will launch Clinical Genomics Service this fall, which is powered by Google Genomics that stores DNA data in the cloud. DNA sequencing is …

Can This Rolling Camera Droid Protect Your Home?

Not unless it gets a little smarter and more lethal<p>Three months ago my house was robbed. Luckily no one was home at the time—just my valuables!—but afterwards I installed an expensive home security system (and lots of “Beware of Dog” signs). Now I feel less vulnerable, even if it means I spend a …

Waterfront Living Study - Water Views Reduce Stress

It's time to make that beach house you always dreamed of a reality. Scientists just found evidence that waterfront living provides more than …

Self-improvement

7 Steps to Create More Love and Happiness in the Present Moment

<b>“The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness.” ~Abraham Maslow</b><p>It was 4:00am, but I was wide awake. I wanted to be …

Happiness

Top to Toe Lavish Bathrooms

• 1 |<p>This swath of creamy tiles views like a luxurious wallpaper, complete with a large repeat pattern that brings a feeling of expense. The textured …

Interior Design
Cannabis

Kitchen Layouts and Lovely Lighting

• 1 |<p>Here’s a great example of striking illumination in the cooking/dining space. This style of pendant shade looks awesome on its own but even better …

Kitchens

Katy Perry Goes Low-Key (for Katy Perry) Onstage at the DNC

It’s no secret who Katy Perry is voting for come November. The pop diva and always outré dresser has been passionate about her support of Hillary Clinton in her race to become America’s 45th president, and she has often appeared at Clinton’s rallies and benefits over the past year wearing her …

Katy Perry

Your device's battery status can be used to track you online

There are a myriad of ways you can be tracked online – from supercookies, to canvas fingerprinting and malware. Now you can add your device’s battery status to the list, according to research by Steve Engelhard and Arvind Narayanan – two academics from Stanford University.<p>The attack takes advantage …

APIs

LOOK: Mondo Unveils "Captain America" & "Ant-Man" SDCC Posters

Comic-Con International: San Diego is just around the corner, and the Mondo team has unveiled some pretty great Marvel Cinematic Universe swag for …

Does it pass the 'smell test'? Seeking ways to diagnose Alzheimer's early

<b>(CNN) —</b> Alzheimer's researchers are looking to our noses and our eyes for early signs of disease.<p>Two studies presented Tuesday at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2016 suggested that older adults with worsening ability to identify odors might be on the road to cognitive decline. …

Dementia

Ticwatch 2 is a slick smartwatch that raised $500K on Kickstarter in just 3 days

If you haven’t been tempted to buy a smartwatch yet, or have been disappointed by your purchase of an Apple Watch, one of Samsung’s (many) Gear wearables or others, there may be another option to consider.<p>Last year we shot a video story about Ticwatch, a Chinese smartwatch that really stood out …

The Ava wearable wants to replace thermometers for determining fertility

Most women rely on a thermometer to measure their fertility throughout the month. Their internal body temperature fluctuates with their ovulation cycle, so it increases when an egg is released and returns to normal levels after the cycle ends. The thermometer has proved a reliable method since at …

Women's Health

Photographer Captures Adorable Footage of 1-Day-Old Otter Pup Asleep on Floating Mom's Belly

In mid-December, Monterey Bay Aquarium‘s employees were surprised when they noticed a wild otter swimming around in the Great Tide Pool on several occasions. While the area is a protected basin the California bay wild animals can access, it's rare to see an otter using the pool as frequently as …

Cute Animals

A Shortcut to Buttery Homemade Puff Pastry

With its feathery, airy yet impossibly buttery layers, puff pastry seems like one of those complicated kitchen projects best left to professionals. Even avid home bakers who think nothing of whipping up a pie crust at the first windfall of summer blueberries will generally buy puff pastry rather …

Baking

Listen to Kanye West's Saturday Night Live 'meltdown'

An audio clip of Kanye West's backstage "meltdown", which happened moments before he was due to appear on Saturday Night Live, has been leaked online. In the clip, West calls Taylor Swift a "fake ass" and compares himself to Pablo Picasso.<p>The footage captures the rapper in the middle of his …

Stanley Kubrick

David Bowie’s 40 greatest songs – as decided by NME and friends

71 years ago today (January 8) the great David Bowie was born. Sadly he’s not here to celebrate with the rest of us, but his incredible body of work …

David Bowie

Just a dry boat launch

Her little sister's first sunset on the beach

Irresistible Kinderschokolade

All beginnings are difficult

The Top 10 Things Children Really Want Their Parents To Do With Them

What do you think matters most to your children? You driving them to lessons and practices, or is it the smile and hug you greet them with after …

Parenting
Cooking

The No. 1 Family Stress Buster: Laughter

In my work with families over the years, I have noticed an interesting phenomenon that occurs when the family unit is going through tough times. Some families become very subdued and shut down from the world and each other. When these families are experiencing a rough patch it seems that laughter …