Tiffany Chen

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What Apple And Starbucks Taught Me About Building A Brand

Alessandra Ghini shares insights from her work in marketing at Apple and Starbucks on the precipice of each company’s second golden age.<p>When we see an energetic advertisement from Apple that inspires our sense of adventure, or exchange hellos with a Starbucks barista in a way that feels like we’re …

The Surprising Impact Friendship Has on Your Overall Health

You already know your friends are a vital part of your life, but new research has discovered that they might play a role in how long you live.<p>A new study from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill revealed that our friendships and social networks are just as important as diet and exercise …

John Mayer

MacBooks need a revolution, not evolution

The laptops space is heating up once again. At CES 2016 alone I saw the lightest Windows 10 tablet in the world, a gaming laptop you can control with …

21 Intensely Beautiful Places You Need to See Before You Die

It's a great, big beautiful world out there — both near and faraway.<p>It's a great, big beautiful world out there — both near and faraway.

People Are Now Naming Babies After Instagram Filters

There’s no law requiring you to name your child something rational. You can force whatever silly name you want on your children, although sooner or later, it’s going to cause problems. But if you <i>have</i> to inflict a silly name on your child, it looks like an Instagram filter is at least not a …

Social Media

Christmas lights may be ruining your Wi-Fi speeds

Noticed a sudden drop in your WiFi speeds as the holiday season approaches? According to a new report from a telecom watchdog your ISP isn’t at fault. Blame your Christmas lights.<p>The British telecommunications watchdog Ofcom claims that the number of complaints to Internet service providers spikes …

Wi-Fi

7 Exciting Things Will Happen When You Step Out From Your Comfort Zone

Are you at ease in your comfort zone, too scared to step outside even though you’d really like to? Or do you love excitement but need to know what …

Motivation

19 DIY Holiday Decorations You’ll Never Guess Started With a Trip to the Dollar Store

A dollar store might be the last place you’d think to go shopping for holiday decorations. It’s much more fun to ogle over the tasseled and pommed decorations at more stylish home stores. Then you pick up a $75 candle and realize that maybe you don’t want to spend your entire budget on one item. …

Chemicals

10 unique ways to gift wrap without wrapping paper

There's no need for paper when you have ingenious gift wrap already lying around your house.<p>There are a ton of ingenious ways to wrap your presents …

Apple drops two new ‘ridiculously powerful’ iPhone 6s videos

Apple is positioning the iPhone 6s as both incredibly user friendly as well as ridiculously powerful in a couple of new spots appearing on YouTube Tuesday evening.<p>The first ad, “Ridiculously Powerful” admits that the iPhone 6s is essentially the same as the iPhone 6, except now it’s incredibly …

iOS

23 iPhone-only apps that will make your Android friends jealous

It may not be fair, but it's a great perk for iPhone users, and it means there's always something new to try.<p>You can enjoy the best news and weather apps, exclusives from Instagram and Adobe, and the most beautiful game we've seen this year.<p>In these 23 iPhone-only apps, you are guaranteed to find …

Apps

Top 10 Food and Restaurant Trends of 2015

“O beautiful, for chicken fried, for breakfast served all day…”<p>These are just two of the top 10 emerging food and restaurant trends on the annual Seat 1A Food Trend List. The list arrives just in time for you to discuss around your holiday table – and maybe even serve on it.<p>This year’s trend list …

Hospitality

People Rarely Succeed Unless They have Fun in What They are Doing

Who said the office can’t be fun?<p>In a Silicon Valley loft sometime not quite 20 years ago, someone asked a question very much like this and decided …

Startups

5 Stages Every Pair Of Best Friends Endures

Where would we be without friendship? Being socially and emotionally connected to other people is part of what gives us purpose in life. The …

Relationships

The Teacher Is Not The Most Important Factor When It Comes To Learning

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Learning

Christmas week baking sorted! Say hello to the Ferrero Rocher brownie

<b>Method</b><p>Preheat the oven to 350F. Butter a 9-by-13-inch glass baking dish.<p>In a small saucepan, melt the butter over low heat. Remove from the heat and …

Plates to make your food look pretty on Instagram

An Israeli winery has taken Instagramming your dinner to the next level by designing a bespoke set of plates that present food in the best way for …

Spun

How to Finally Start Working Out (Even If You Hate It)

Hating exercise isn’t the same as being lazy. Exercise motivation is a complicated subject, but if getting off the couch is the hardest part for you, …

12 Basic Life Skills Every Kid Should Know by High School

Ease up on the overparenting and teach your kids these basic skills so they'll be prepared for life outside the nest

Life Skills

Ariana Grande Gets a Phone Thrown at Her On Stage, Handles It Like a Pro

"That's so dangerous. What if your screen cracked?"<p>The Prettiest Pony, Ariana Grande, performed last night at the iHeartRadio Theater in Burbank, and a lot of magic happened. Let's break it down.<p>First, she performed her new single "Focus" live for the first time and it was magic in cat ears. Then, …

A Thank You Letter To My Forever Friend

12<p>views<p>12<p>views<p>You guys know who you are.... I love you all <3<p>1) They are always there for me<p>Literally always. I know I can count on them no matter …

Student Journalism

Turn Your Old T-Shirts into Wall Art

If you have an old t-shirt that you love but don't want to wear, or used to wear all the time but is now too small, one way you can continue to …

Wall Art

14 things successful people do before breakfast

Those among us who have managed to find professional success and eke out a life actively embrace this philosophy. They must set aside their first hours of the day to invest in their top-priority activities before other people's priorities come rushing in.<p>Science supports this strategy. Vanderkam …

Time Management

Chocolate and Sprinkle Marble Bundt Cake for Chuck's 100th Birthday!

I've always loved October 2nd. It is my grandfather's birthday...only two days before mine...and I grew up loving that my Papa and I shared birthdays …

Dessert

The only 15 foods worth buying organic

Instead we're faced with awkward produce-aisle decisions every time we step foot into a grocery store — is this worth paying 50¢, $1, $5 more?<p>What are the health implications, and is organic equally important across the board?<p>Let's get real here: Most organic food has not been proven to be "better" …

Nutrition

How to Never Forget the Name of Someone You Know: The Science of Memory

How would you like to be able to recall the name of a client or associate you just met?<p>How would you like to go to the bank and not fumble for your …

The Brain

10 Small Things You Can Do Every Day to Get Smarter

Colin Anderson—Blend Images/Corbis<p>Getty Images<p>Matt Hogan/www.mphoganphoto.com<p>Jim Wilson—The New York Times/Redux<p>Getty Images<p>Celin Serbo—Aurora …

Everyone Is Eating Cereal Wrong And It's Incredibly Upsetting

You probably can't make it through this post without being very disturbed.

Chocolate Mint Sandwich Cookies

In this recipe, I used Dutch-process cocoa powder for its dark color and smooth finish. To me, natural cocoa powder has a somewhat fruity chocolate …

Dessert