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How to back up your iPad using iCloud or iTunes

Backing up your iPad is the most important habit you should try to keep with regard to routine maintenance of your device. It’s the first step in your line of defense before ever attempting any trouble-shooting measures. Furthermore, it is a prudent operation you should take prior to updating to a …

iCloud

Alternative Furniture Design: The Study Cube

Domestic cubicle, anyone?<p>One of the heartbreaking things about visiting South Korea is seeing that most children, including very young ones, wear …

South Korea

Thousands of Holocaust Victims' Personal Items Discovered Decades Later

More than 16,000 personal items belonging to victims of the Holocaust were recovered after researchers discovered they had been unknowingly stored in …

Archaeology

The Vindication of Pauline Hemingway, Ernest’s Second (and Most Vilified) Wife

Not all publicity is good publicity, after all: Consider the case of Pauline Pfeiffer Hemingway. Married to writer Ernest Hemingway from 1927 to 1940, she may best be remembered as one of modern literary history’s most controversial home-wreckers. Hemingway himself had a hand in ensuring that this …

Literature

Better Homes & Gardens Home

Kate Spade-Inspired Desk<p>Kate Spade is famous for designing and selling high-end and expensive pieces that so many of us love but can't afford. I love …

Selling

This Super Sustainable House Can Be Built in One Day

A Dutch design firm has redefined living by creating a house that doesn't need a foundation, can be built in one day and is three times more …

Sustainability

"If I Knew Then What I Know Now": Wise Words for Aspiring Designers

Read through them and contribute your own to Core77's Discussion Topic of the Week<p>This week we bring you our pressing topic of the moment straight …

More "Uncomfortable" Product Designs

Architect Katerina Kamprani takes the p*ss out of industrial designers<p>It's been a few years since architect Katerina Kamprani debuted her …

Product Design

Infographics for Geeks

Later this month Mondo, purveyor of all kinds of pop culture goodness, is mounting an exhibition called “Info-Rama” at its…

5 Pieces Of Wisdom For Kindergarten Teachers

When you enter Marissa McGee's classroom, the first thing you notice is her connection with her students. They're delighted by her enthusiasm, they pick up on her sarcasm, and they often double over with giggles when she makes a joke.<p>And this is kindergarten. So McGee's students — her audience — …

Teaching

12 Habits Of Genuine People

There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested the EQ of more than a million people and found that it explains 58% of success in all types of jobs.<p>People with high EQs make $29,000 more annually than …

Self-improvement

Three Delicious Coleslaw Recipes

Chef and runner Marcus Samuelsson gives this side a healthy makeover.<p>​<p>​<p>With little mayo and loads of cabbage, fiber-rich slaw is a surprisingly nutritious powerhouse, offering vitamins C and K, folate, and minerals like calcium and iron. “The tang reminds me of pickles I’ve loved since I was a …

Food

21 Travel-Ready Snack Packs You Can Make Yourself

Mess-free treats that are perfect for packing.

What a Chess Grandmaster Can Teach You About Solving Problems

Have a complex problem? International chess grandmaster Maurice Ashley suggests trying this.<p>How do <i>you</i> go about solving problems?<p>My father grew up playing chess in his native Philippines, where the game is hugely popular. He became fairly skilled, and even won a few tournaments after immigrating to …

Chess