Lynn Schreiber

36 Flips | 2 Magazines | 1 Like | 22 Following | 4 Followers | @JumpMag | Writer, blogger, social media addict, riesling quaffer, tunnocks teaser

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Salt & Caramel - Not Just The Sweet Side of Life

Updated on November 14, 2017<p>When I was 19 years old, I left my homeland to live in a foreign country. For a year, I said, to work as an au-pair. Then …

Awesome Women of the Middle Ages

What do you think of when you think “medieval”? Women in pointy hats stuck in castles? Damsels in distress waiting to be rescued by knights in …

Robert Scoble

Facebook has a deeper problem than just Vine/Twitter. Kudos to Instagram on adding videos and a neat steadicam feature, but in this photo you can see …

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Five wordpress plugins your blog shouldn’t be without

When I moved my blog to self-hosted recently, I was totally agog at the number of wordpress plugins available. Seriously, I didn’t know where to …

Reporting on Global Health in a "New Media" World

Encouraging both traditional and new media outlets to cover the full spectrum of health issues that people face around the world--particularly in …

Infographic: This Chart Will Turn You Into A White Wine Snob

Not too long ago I met a winemaker who said, “I believe all grapes would be red if they could.” Harsh words if you happen to be a white grape. Say we chalk it up to a simple misunderstanding, in which case this infographic from graphic designer Sean Seidell should provide some clarity.<p>Seidell, who …

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The One Where I End up on Newsnight - Who's the Mummy?

You might have caught a report in the news yesterday about a “tsunami of family breakdown” heading our way – because apparently 1m children are …

Before and after photoshop

JUMP! Around The World - Ayşe in Turkey

Have you ever wanted to know what it is like to grow up in another country?<p>We continue our Jump! Mag tour of the world in Turkey, where …

The beer glass that only stands upright when balanced on your phone

A Brazilian bar has solved the problem of anti-social customers who stare at their mobile phones all evening – with a beer glass that only stands upright when balanced on a mobile.<p>The Offline Glass has been specially designed with a section of its thickened base cut out so that it must be supported …

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Inspiring leaders | Women in Leadership

A series of interviews<p>Julie Ward, MEP for the north west of England, explains why European politics is ‘grown-up’ politics and why she’s tired of the …

24 People Who Are Really Nailing This Parenting Thing

Something tells me that the children of all these parents are going to grow up to be just fine.

Parenting

Its Fake! - The Truth About Photoshop

I’m sure you have all seen at least one tabloid cover and thought, ‘I wish I looked like that’ or ‘I wish I could be like that’. Caitie is here to …

York mosque counters EDL protest with tea, biscuits and football

A York mosque dealt with a potentially volatile situation after reports that it was going to be the focus of a demonstration organised by a far-right …

Living On a Boat - Written by You

Have you ever seen barges on the river, and wondered what it would be like to live on one? Is it really cramped and damp, and do you have to move …

Easy Origami to Make Beautiful Decorations

If you fancy being creative today and you want to attempt to make some beautiful decorations to place around your bedroom, then try origami! Origami …

Calling All Flipboard Students

Inside Flipboard / May 15, 2013<p>Please join us for our first Skillshare class, called “Flip It! Make Magazines on Flipboard,” on May 28. Attendees …

Dozens Of Top E-Commerce Retailers Find It Pays To Put Customers’ Instagram Photos On Their Sites

The ROI of social media is something of a black box for many e-commerce companies, but New York-based startup Olapic is beginning to change that. The company, which allows brands to collect user-generated photos from services like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to display on their websites, is now …

High Performance - Women in Engineering

<b>Jump! Mag sent 13 year old Katherine<br>to the London Science Museum</b> <b><br>to report on inspiring women in engineering,<br>and their fascinating projects</b><p>During my …

High Performance Festival - It was EPIC!

We sent 9 year old Emilia to the London Science Museum to investigate the High Performance Festival, and have a chat to some of the guests.<p>I think …

Lots of Socks For World Down Syndrome Day

Do you sometimes wear non-matching socks? When you can’t find ones to match or just because you want to? Well on the 21st March you have the perfect …