Kristen Childs

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Nasty Gal’s #GirlBoss Founder Rocked a Wedding Gown You Never Thought She’d Wear

Sophia Amoruso, founder + owner of the unapologetically edgy fashion brand, Nasty Gal, was recently married and debuted her surprisingly classic wedding dress on her Insta (which should be your go-to spot for bridal inspo) and we can’t get enough of her unexpectedly traditional take on bridal …

Weddings

The Best Dressed at the 2015 CFDA Fashion Awards

Ladies, leave it to the professionals! The CFDAs proved that models and fashion intelligentsia do it best: This is their world and they are going to be the best dressed in it!

Apple will make it easier for schools to use iPads by dropping Apple ID requirement

Everyone with an iPhone or iPad has to put up with the mild annoyance of entering their password when downloading apps or content from iTunes. But for teachers and IT administrators at schools, the situation is far worse. Imagine having to generate and manage hundreds of unique Apple IDs for each …

Apps

Avegant's Glyph video headset will change how you see movies

Some products have a hard time ever getting to market. Some (seem to) come out of nowhere. Then there's the Avegant Glyph video headset. It initially launched on Kickstarter back in January 2014 (raising a cool $1.5-million). Along the way we've seen a ropey prototype. And then a less ropey one. …

Fun and Cheap IR Thermometer, 100 Velcro Cable Ties for $6, More Deals

You might not <i>think</i> you need a non-contact thermometer in your tool box, but they're a ton of fun to mess around with, and can come in handy for …

ISIS Threatens Twitter Founder And Employees Over Blocked Accounts

"Your virtual war on us will cause a real war on you."<p>ISIS supporters on Sunday called on jihadis around the world to kill Twitter employees because of the company's frequent blocking of their social media accounts.<p>"Your virtual war on us will cause a real war on you," reads an online post …

Samsung takes the wraps off the new Galaxy S6 and curved-screen S6 Edge phones

BARCELONA, Spain — Samsung unveiled two of its most talked-about smartphones in history today at Mobile World Congress — the Galaxy S6 and curved screen Galaxy S6 Edge.<p>The two phones are in some ways a design departure from previous Samsung flagships, and Samsung is hoping the phones will bring …

Phones

Apple Shows The Only Camera You Need Is In Your Pocket

Apple today launched a new advertising campaign — during Samsung’s Galaxy S6 keynote — that highlights photos shot by users around the world on the iPhone 6.<p>Instead of using marketing images, Apple went out and found the best shots taken on the iPhone 6 by everyday people. It gathered pictures from …

iPhone

US lawmakers say China’s “corrupt, gangster” regime is bad for Hong Kong

The US Congress is so bitterly divided that funding for the country’s homeland security agency could be suspended this week, but a handful of lawmakers from both parties agree on one thing: China is undermining democracy in Hong Kong.<p>A bill (pdf) introduced Feb. 27 would require the US Secretary of …

Hong Kong

Deadly bacterium 'released from US high-security lab'

Officials in Louisiana investigating how a potential bioterror agent escaped but insist there is no threat to public<p>US officials in Louisiana are investigating how a dangerous and often deadly bacterium got out of a high-security laboratory at a research facility, USA Today reported on …

Pyongyang vows 'merciless strikes' against the South and US | DW | 02.03.2015

Military officials in North Korea fired two short-range missiles off their east coast on Monday, the South's military reported.<p>Pyongyang vowed to …

Hong Kong arrests 38 as anti-China protesters scuffle with police

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong police arrested 38 people after a group of about 400 demonstrators clashed with police, in the latest sign of tension caused by China’s influence in the city.<p>A protester is detained by a policeman during a demonstration against mainland traders, at Yuen Long district …

Hong Kong

Cuba’s revolution comes full circle with a Hilton in Havana

Paris Hilton visits the Hilton hotel where Fidel Castro installed himself more than 50 years ago and takes a 'selfie' with Castro's son<p>America’s historic rapprochement with Cuba was given a celebrity seal of approval at the weekend when the heiress Paris Hilton visited the hotel her …

Even Restaurant Chains Are Obsessed With Netflix's 'House of Cards'

Netflix debuted the third season of its fiendishly adored series <i>House of Cards</i> on Friday, and it seems like the majority of America is camped out in front of their TVs this weekend binge-watching and furiously tweeting about Frank Underwood's latest power plays. (The Verge even live-blogged the …

Missoni Fall 2015 RTW Backstage

Withings' Activité fitness watches now talk to your Android phone

If you've been aching to try Withings' Activité fitness watches but couldn't because you don't carry an iPhone, you can relax. The company has announced that both the original Activité and the Pop will support Android as of March 2nd. While the Health Mate app will largely go unchanged, you'll be …

Wearable Tech