Jessica Whipple

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What's Keeping You Out Of The Productivity Zone? These Two Things

Here’s a question for entrepreneurs: When was the last time you were really in “the zone?” Of course we’ve all been there. It’s one of those days where you accomplish more by lunchtime than you typically get done in an entire day. What if you were able to capture that essence and put it to work …

Time Management

It's all a matter of perspective.

Watch The Earth Open And Close During Japan’s 2011 Earthquake

Over 18,000 people were killed by a magnitude 9.0 earthquake and subsequent tsunami that struck Northeastern Japan on March 11, 2011. The earthquake …

Why we've all fallen head-over-heels for the 36 questions that promise true love

A simple questionnaire, which claims it can make two strangers fall in love, has taken the world by storm. Claire Cohen explains why we're so drawn to the idea of eliminating risk where our fragile hearts are concerned<p>When <b>Mandy Len Catron</b> fell in love, she probably hoped for a few well wishers – …

What to do with your leftover Champagne

Here's the thing about Champagne: It's only good for drinking when it's freshly opened, cold and sparkling in its glass.<p>If the New Year's Eve celebration got a little out of hand, and you have some opened bottles that lasted longer than your guests, fear not: There are still plenty of delicious …

Meet Plague, A Social Networking App That Spreads Information Like A Virus

Plague is a new social networking app with a fun twist that could just work.<p>Plague is all about discovering "viral" content, but the way you discover the next viral video or hilarious photo is what's unique.<p>Instead of seeing posts from people you follow or whatever is trending, a post on Plague is …

Social Media

7 Intelligent Gifts For Tech Savvy Children

The culture of gift giving troubles me–all that buying and spending in a country where the majority of us already carry too much debt.<p>Still, every year relatives ask me what they can buy my children during the holiday season. When I was younger, I resisted. I stepped onto my soapbox and gave some …

Creative and Welcoming Scandinavian-Inspired Apartment in Warsaw, Poland

Located near the Szcz??liwicki Park in Warsaw, Poland, this 130 square-meter Scandinavian-inspired apartment designed by <b>Soma Architekci</b> exhibits a …

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11 Hidden Gem Destinations for Interacting With Wildlife

Zoos are fascinating, but if you really want to interact with wildlife, get behind the wheel and head for one of these treasures.<p>1. National Elk …

How To Use Japanese Emoticons: A Play In 3 Parts

Or, “Much A-Donger About Nothing.”<p>ヽ༼ ʘ̚ل͜ʘ̚༼◕_◕༽◉_◔ ༽ノ — We have a question. What’s a donger?<p>c༼ ” ͡° ▃ °͡ ” ༽ᕤ — I LOVE MY DONGER!<p>ლ(▀̿̿Ĺ̯̿̿▀̿ლ) — Whoa whoa WHOA. Hold on there, potty mouth. This is a family publication.<p>༼ つ ▀̿_▀̿ ༽つ — It’s cool. Donger just <i>sounds</i> like a euphemism for a big rubbery …

Christian Boer designs typeface for readers with dyslexia

<b>Istanbul Design Biennial 2014:</b> a typeface created specifically for dyslexic people by Dutch designer Christian Boer is on show at this year's …

50 Beautiful Examples of Black and White Photography

Anybody can pick up a camera and take a picture, but it takes a skillfull photographer to utilize composition, exposure, and aperture to take a …

12 DIYs for a Bathroom Makeover

You’ve probably been told that bathrooms are one of the most expensive places in your home to remodel. That’s true, and unfortunately, some of us settle for switching out our bathroom towels to create a new color scheme. But come on now. Let’s think outside of the box for a minute. What if you …

Little Known Facts About Jack & Diane

You all know a little ditty about Jack and Diane, I’m sure, god bless John Cougar Mellencamp. These are some other ditties about the Heartland …

Parents Who Have Mastered The Art Of Trolling Their Kids

Family members really know how to get under each other’s skin, a trolling skill picked up by spending way too much time together under the same …

From Friends to Frasier: 13 Famous TV Shows Rendered in Plan

Have you ever wanted to see the apartments and houses of your favorite TV shows brought to life? To go on a virtual walk-through of Carrie Bradshaw’s …

TV shows

25 Books on Persuasion, Influence and Human Behavior

<i>Gregory Ciotti is the marketing director at Help Scout. This post originally appeared on the Helpscout blog.</i><p>Reading good books remains the supreme “life hack”—knowledge that often took years to assemble can be consumed in mere hours.<br>I can’t think of a single better way to empower your learning (and …

How to Meet Highly Influential People Through Social Media

Social media is more crowded than ever before. Use one journalist's trick to create real relationships in the midst of all the noise.<p>I once read about a rock journalist who was on the scene when David Bowie was the biggest star around. At the time, getting an interview with him was almost …

The Week in Review: Value of Sleep

We blame it on laziness, too much socializing or a late bedtime, but there is also some science involved in why teens just can’t wake up in the …

Sleep

3 Instant Anxiety Busters

If you're on the edge of a freak-out, try these simple interventions to keep calm.<p>When it comes to long-term balance, there's no shortage of tips and ideas on how to ensure that you're maintaining healthy stress levels and your work doesn't completely swamp your personal life. But other times, all …

'Minecraft' add-on helps you learn programming while you play

Programming languages can be daunting to learn, especially if you're a kid who'd rather be <i>playing</i> games than creating them. Thankfully, ThoughtSTEM has found a way to make coding both accessible and entertaining in one shot. Its upcoming LearnToMod software teaches you how to write JavaScript code …

It's time to talk about suicide

<i>It’s the end-of-year, time-for-reflection time and we’re thinking back to all the HelloGiggles stories that we truly loved in 2014. Here’s just one</i> …

Remembering The Highs And Lows Of Robin Williams

Why can't some of the people who seem to bring the most joy into this world find it for themselves?<p>The death of Robin Williams, by his own hand, in his own home, possibly after he learned he was in the early stages of Parkinson's, caused a lot of people to ask that question this week.<p>President …

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Remembrances of Robin Williams

"Years ago, I was a Hilton banquet waiter at the annual Glide Church appreciation dinner. The Rev. Cecil Williams' wife was on the board and Robin was there. The staff was out of the room during the program, but I believe he did a stint at the microphone.<p>"When the event was over, I helped deliver a …

Comedy

Meet the anonymous app police fighting bullies and porn on Whisper, Yik Yak, and potentially Secret

In an open-floor office in the Philippines, an army of people stare at computers full of Whispers. There are 130 people to be exact, each skimming …

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New App Lets You 'Hide' Secret Digital Messages IRL

This new messaging app that wants to take social media to the streets— literally.<p>Images via, via<p>By inserting digital content into the physical world, a new messaging app called Traces is attempting to solve the problems of 'passive' social media. Simply select some digital content— anything from a …

Flow Chart Tries to Educate the Public on the Rules of Using a Photo They Found Online

When people are browsing around online for photographs to use, be them for an article, a project or something else, it’s vital to know whether or not …