Melissa Schons Bishop

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8 Successful entrepreneurs share the worst advice they ever received

Share40<p>Tweet<p>Share89<p>+11<p>Shares 130<p>If you are an entrepreneur, then you are always going to be given advice on how to run and ramp up your …

The Best of Sketching in 2016

From traditional to digital and everything in between<p>We noticed a popularity in sketching articles this year, ranging from traditional pen and paper …

It's Time to Get Your Holiday Decor Storage Under Control

One of the best things about winter is decorating for the holidays...and just about the worst is taking it all down afterwards, and putting it all …

Wreaths

Here Are 21 Books You Should Read in 2017

After the raucous ride of 2016, there’s a lot to be said for hitting the books for some good reading.<p>Whether it’s history, policy, or religion that …

10 Books Elon Musk – “Tesla Founder and Billionaire” wants you to read

Share12<p>Tweet<p>Share23<p>+11<p>Shares 36<p>Elon Musk is now considered Earth’s most future-oriented person. He is an American entrepreneur, inventor and …

The top rising JavaScript trends to watch in 2017

<b>UPDATE:</b> <b>Read the trends to watch in 2018 instead.</b><p>First, kudos to Dan Abramov for asking his followers this question:<p>The JS community didn’t hesitate …

A Few Questions for Poetry

Why Poetry? Well, yes. Most books of poetry sell a couple of thousand copies, at best. So in a quantitative sense, what’s the point of supporting it? With dollars or sense? Would we make the same argument for investing in an endangered species? Like the great Indian bustard, one of the heaviest …

How to Build a Tiny, Off-Grid House for $2500 (Video)

From life inside a tiny, 7'x12' portable house to touring an infamous roundhouse, we've been pretty fascinated by the DIY tiny house movement. Here's …

Deal: 500GB Lifetime Premium Cloud Storage for $60

<i>The AAPicks team writes about things we think you’ll like, and we may see a share of revenue from any purchases made through affiliate links.</i><p>Remember when you used to have to email documents to yourself?<p>Remember USB flash drives?<p>Remember <i>losing data?</i><p>We’ve become so dependent on the cloud that it’s …

Google Drive

See who's in Trump's inaugural parade

<b>(CNN) —</b> President-elect Donald Trump's inaugural committee Friday released an initial list of groups that have accepted an invitation to take part in the inaugural parade following the swearing in on January 20.<p>There will be more than 8,000 participants from 40 organizations, the committee said in …

Cloud Storage on iOS: iCloud, OneDrive, and Dropbox

Cloud storage services have been an incredibly useful way of working around 128 and 266 GB storage limits on modern iPads, but I’m still feeling torn about which solution is best for me. I know of Google Drive, but I’ve spent most of my testing period jumping between iCloud, Dropbox, and OneDrive. …

Apps

7 prefab homes that impressed us in 2016

Another prefabulous year behind us!<p>The idea that prefab homes can provide an efficient alternative to traditional construction is no longer news. Besides digging deep into all kinds of prefab dreams percolating throughout the last century, Curbed also been sharing plenty of prefab options currently …

The world today looks ominously like it did before World War I | NOLA.com

A backlash to globalization appears to be gaining strength around the world. U.S. politicians on both the right and left have called for curbing free …

Microsoft foresees AR tracking your keys, milk, entire life

Want a virtual assistant that means you won't lose anything ever again? A patent application filed by Microsoft hints at that future.<p>The technology described in the patent filing first spotted by MSPoweruser, published Thursday, would bring sophisticated, automatic object tracking to augmented …

Augmented Reality

20 Tips to Turn Your Bedroom Into a Bohemian Paradise

Throughout the past couple years, we’ve seen the bohemian style flickering on the edges of our vision. Homes filled with houseplants, wicker chair …