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Дом-башня по проекту Гюстава Эйфеля во Франции

Дата: 16.01.2016<p>комментарии: 0<p>Гюстав Эйфель построил этот дом в 1892 году – через три года после своей знаменитой парижской башни. И повторил здесь эффект открытого металлического каркаса. В самых высоких помещениях дома металлическая конструкция Эйфеля поднимается на десять метров, в низких – на …

On the Red Couch with Actress/Author Evangeline Lilly

<i>She’s perhaps best known as Kate Austen from Lost and the pointy-eared elf Tauriel in The Lord of the Rings films. But Evangeline Lilly has another, lesser-known talent: children’s book author. Her first publication is The Squickerwonkers, just released on November 18th, a cautionary tale about a</i> …

Books

On the Red Couch with Food52’s Amanda Hesser

Tis the season to be eating—so what better person to, ahem, grill than Amanda Hesser, a founder of the mouth-watering site Food52 (that’s “52” as in 52 weeks a year). Hesser and her co-founder Merrill Stubbs have created a kind of cook’s nirvana by bringing together every aspect of a chef’s life, …

Flavors

On the Red Couch with Fantasy Novelist Brandon Sanderson

<i>Brandon Sanderson was “anti-books” until an eighth grade teacher introduced him to fantasy novels. He went on to write seven novels during his undergraduate career at BYU while juggling the night shift at a hotel. After many rejections from publishers, he received a fateful phone call from fantasy</i> …

Creative Writing

On the Red Couch with New York Times Digital Editor Shreeya Sinha

<i>What motivates a journalist? For Shreeya Sinha, it was the desire to bring context and narrative to current events. While majoring in international relations at Brandeis University, Sinha went to the West Bank to study the socio-economic impact of the Middle East conflict. Turning toward the war’s</i> …

Journalism

On the Red Couch with Art Director/Style Writer Olga Montserrat

<i>What makes a great style blog? Charisma, personality and perspective—those things help to separate “style” from “fashion” and blogs from catalogs. Olga Montserrat knows this well. She balances panache and irreverence on her blog, 12:04, which gained notice from the likes of Barney’s, Refinery29 and</i> …

High Fashion

On the Red Couch with Ghostly’s Sam Valenti IV

If you’re into electronic music, Ghostly International’s Sam Valenti IV is terribly exciting to meet. He grew up in Detroit, the birthplace of techno music, going to raves as a teenager. He’s a DJ himself and runs two imprints, Ghostly International and Spectral Sound, whose signings include …

Warby Parker

On the Red Couch with Warby Parker/Harry’s Co-Founder Jeff Raider

<i>Ask any guy: buying a razor can be riskier than a bad shave. With so many choices—most of which are bizarrely designed and boast some dubious new innovation—the market is a mess.</i><p><i>As co-founder of Warby Parker, the successful online eyeglass startup, Jeff Raider brought convenience, transparency and</i> …

Warby Parker

On the Red Couch with Roald Dahl’s Grandson Luke Kelly

<i>Whether you’re 50 or 15, there’s a good chance Roald Dahl influenced your childhood in some way. The prolific British author penned 17 hugely popular children’s books, many of which—including The Gremlins, James and the Giant Peach, and Matilda—were adapted for the big screen. Of all Dahl’s</i> …

Books

On the Red Couch: University of California President Janet Napolitano

Janet Napolitano left her role as secretary of Homeland Security under President Barack Obama almost two years ago to become the president of the University of California. Although she is out of Washington, D.C., the former Democratic governor of Arizona said she still has her “ear on the ground” …

On the Red Couch with Author Julia Alvarez

<i>When learning a new language, it’s important to watch what you say —especially if forced to flee your homeland under the threat of death.</i><p><i>A way with words is partly what made Julia Alvarez a writer. But as with many storytellers, the drama of her own life demanded attention. At 10-years-old, Alvarez</i> …

Dominican Republic

On the Red Couch with Squarespace Founder and CEO Anthony Casalena

<i>The Super Bowl may be a distant memory by now, but we’re still thinking about the Squarespace ad featuring a somniferous Jeff Bridges and his sleeping tapes. In case you missed it, the campaign (which ran on Flipboard in January) centers around the actor’s deep, hypnotic voice, coupled with</i> …

Advertising

Excerpts From Our Interview With UC President Janet Napolitano

For Janet Napolitano, the seed for engagement in higher education was planted by her father, a former medical school professor and dean of the University of New Mexico School of Medicine.<p>“I kind of grew up with that as the dinner table conversation—people around, faculty members and the like all …

College & University

Give the Gift of Flipboard to…Educators

With schools on winter break right now, teachers can get some R&R and maybe even explore areas for personal or professional development. The Gift of Flipboard for Educators quickly gives anyone in the field an effortless way to set up their Flipboard with interesting content about current events, …

Teaching

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of December 21, 2015)

Serious and lighter news dominated the headlines this Christmas week. Iraqi forces closed in on ISIS in Ramadi, Sepp Blatter was banned by FIFA for eight years and a jury issued no indictments in the death of Sandra Bland. But SpaceX made a historic landing, The Beatles‘ songs were made available …

Pope Francis

2015: The Year in Magazines

Our collection of 2015 in magazines isn’t just another year-end list; it’s a look at what the Flipboard community cares about (and flipped!) the most. This year, enthusiasts had fun with a slew of new TV shows, indulged in celebrity gossip, partied hard, and wondered at the beauty of photography. …

2016 Politics Will Be ‘Unpredictable’ & ‘Raucous,’ Says Washington Post Reporter

<i>2015 was a rollercoaster year in politics that saw monumental decisions, like the same-sex marriage decision from the Supreme Court; the rise of unexpected candidates, like Donald Trump; departures of political mainstays, like House Speaker John Boehner; and a national and international debate over</i> …

Government

On the Red Couch with Hoda Kotb for NBC’s Season of Kindness

<i>Today Show host and author Hoda Kotb is an advocate for NBC’s “Season of Kindness” initiative that encourages and celebrates altruism and humanity in everyone from Taylor Swift to the 12-year-old boy who’s collecting hats for young cancer patients. In our conversation with Kotb, she shared the</i> …

Cupcakes

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of December 28, 2015)

The excitement of ushering in a new year was dampened this weeks by threats of terrorism in many parts of the world, including New York, Belgium, Turkey and Munich. Bill Cosby was charged with sexual assault, extreme weather took lives in the U.S. and Iraqi forces regained control of Ramadi. We …

Los Angeles

Creative Brief: The Gift of Flipboard for Marketers

Every business starts with a story. Who’s responsible for spreading the word? A marketer, the convincing storyteller with a knack for solving problems, getting attention and influencing others to listen up. One thing all marketers value is information. That’s why we’ve created the Gift of Flipboard …

Give the Gift of Flipboard to…LOL Lovers

This Gift of Flipboard is geared toward people who love memes, LOLCats, GIFs and generally the silly stuff the Internet loves to share. It’s the last of this season’s Gift of Flipboard packages, which you can send to friends and family for free; it’s a fast and easy way for anyone to set up …

GIF Animations

On the Red Couch with Anomalisa Directors Charlie Kaufman and Duke Johnson

<i>Animation has become serious business, and not just because of its success at the box office. Behind the playful veneer, today’s animated movies can be intellectually complex, capable of satisfying the cinematic appetites of adults and children alike.</i><p><i>Such is the case with Anomalisa, a stop-action</i> …

Animation

5 Topics to Get Ready for CES 2016

Innovators, entrepreneurs, journalists and consumers descend on Las Vegas this week for CES. The annual consumer electronics show is a who’s who in the tech world that serves as an announcement forum for major companies and a preview show for the tech and innovation year ahead. Read about the areas …

Virtual Reality

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of January 4, 2016)

The news this week was dramatic—from North Korea’s claims about a nuclear test, to the height of innovation at CES and a volatile international stock market. Read some of the week’s biggest stories from The Daily Edition.<p><b>1.</b> North Korea’s Nuclear Test Triggers Warning From South Korea—NBC News, …

North Korea

Productivity Tips from Flipboard Curators

Every Monday, we put the spotlight on a wonderful curator in our MagMaker blog. We ask them to share insights about their media diets and habits, both on and off Flipboard. In doing so, we also learn about what makes them tick.<p>At the end of each post, we ask for a special productivity tip. And …

The Week in Review: New Technology Innovations Unveiled at CES

From a robot chef to helicopter drones, this year’s CES saw the usual array of insightful and sometimes obscure inventions as the biggest global technology companies descended on Las Vegas to showcase their newest innovations.<p>The annual technology conference for the consumer electronics industry …

Wearable Tech

5 Topics to Get Ready for the Golden Globes

Film stars were awarded scrolls upon their wins in 1944, in the ceremony that served as a precursor to the glitzy Golden Globes we know today. A year later, in 1945, the first gala social event took place, during which Ingrid Bergman was awarded Best Actress and Alexander Knox received the Best …

Golden Globes

5 Topics for Obama’s Final State of the Union

President Barack Obama will walk into the House chamber Tuesday to deliver his final State of the Union address, surrounded by members of Congress, Supreme Court justices, members of his cabinet and guests. The constitutionally mandated message typically assesses the current state of U.S. affairs …

Barack Obama

Behind the Story: Power of Lists & Explainers, with Inc.

<b>Story:</b> “A Blueprint for the First Work Day of 2016“<p><b>Outlet:</b> Inc.<p><b>Reporter:</b> Ilan Mochari<p><i>Inc.’s Ilan Mochari has perfected the art of the list: “3 Signs You’re Suffering From Collaborative Burnout,” “The 7 Most Intriguing People of 2015,” “3 Leadership Lessons From the Creator of ‘Grey’s Anatomy’” and</i> …

Mobile Devices

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