Anders Sporring

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A brief history of the s’more, America’s favorite campfire snack

This summer, 45 million pounds of marshmallows will be toasted over a fire in America. Many will be used as an ingredient in the quintessential summer snack: the s’more.<p>Huddling around a campfire and eating gooey marshmallows and warm chocolate sandwiched between two graham crackers may feel like …

Samsung Pay keeps pushing incentives

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Industry Insider" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Samsung Pay recently launched another promotion for new Samsung Pay users, according to Android Police.<p>In an attempt to target unengaged but likely users, the new …

Samsung Pay

Candle Powered LED Light Hits Kickstarter (video)

Lumir has created a very unique LED light aptly named the Lumir C that is powered by a small tea light candle and requires no batteries or power …

Crowd Funding

Chipolo vs. TrackR vs. Tile vs. Wuvo: The ultimate tracking device showdown

I lose things. Often.Actually, I don’t so much lose things as misplace them, whether under a couch cushion, in a jacket pocket, or deep in a backpack …

Nigeria’s ex-president Jonathan is finally pushing back at claims of corruption

Nigeria’s former president Goodluck Ebele Jonathan was an unlikely global hero when he left office. In the run-up to the elections in March, Africa’s largest economy had seemed on the brink. Boko Haram insurgents were running riot, rumors of corruption were growing daily and the threat of conflict …

Africa

Tiny Russian Kid on a Snowboard Finds a Whole New Use for Drones

And droneboarding was born.<p>What if you could windsurf, but on the snow and without the wind. This little Russian kid might have figured it out. What you see here is quite possibly the first recorded instance of "drone boarding." The sport of the future?! We'll see but even right now it's pretty …

Hurricane Katrina, Then and Now

St. Patrick's Day

Everything You Can Do With a Can of Coconut Milk

If the closest you've come to a can of coconut milk is a takeout container of Thai chicken curry, you're missing out—it's responsible for a wealth of flavorful dishes that range from sweet, rich ice creams to spicy dips and soothing soups.<p>But what exactly is it? Not to be confused with coconut …

404 Error

No matter how prepared you are, things can still go wrong in the lead up to and on your w...<p>Dreaming of a DIY wedding? Get started and get creative …

Environmentally Friendly

Scientists make a transistor from a single molecule

You're looking at what could be not just one of the smallest semiconductor parts ever, but one of the smallest semiconductor parts <i>possible</i>. A worldwide research team has built a transistor that consists of a single copper phthalocyanine molecule, a dozen indium atoms and an indium arsenide backing …

Nanotech

Forget 'Inbox Zero': Your empty email account means nothing

Autocorrect did me a disservice in that tweet. I <i>wanted</i> to say that Inbox Zero has become a kind of digital <i>pissing</i> contest but we can all agree that “pudding contest” sounds more appealing.<p>Blockchain and cryptocurrency news minus the bullshit.Visit Hard Fork.CLICK IT<p>At the start, Inbox Zero was an …

EntKit — Entrepreneur Starter Kit

365+ Awesome Free Resources for Entrepreneur, Business and Life<p>entkit.com<p>Everyone is an entrepreneur. The only skills you need to be an entrepreneur: …

Google Glass Enterprise Edition has a new display, CPU and battery pack

Google has been keeping rather quiet about Glass since the Explorer program was put to bed, but industry sources have come forward with information about the next iteration of Google Glass – the ‘Enterprise Edition’.<p>Several sources familiar with advanced prototypes of the product suggest that the …

Google Glass

Google Glass Is Alive

Get ready for the rebirth of Google Glass. Details were recently uncovered that indicate Google is working on an upgraded version. However not aimed at the general consumer, but at the enterprise market.<p>According to 9to5google, this upcoming edition will pack a larger display prism, Intel Atom CPU …

Google Glass

How to buy a smartwatch or fitness tracker - CNET

If you're shopping for a piece of wearable tech in 2017, you're facing compromises. Smartwatches and fitness trackers aren't really the must-have devices many companies hoped they would be. And no, you don't really need one. But if you're looking for a piece of tech for your wrist, here are the …

Gothic Seduction [3]

A photographer traveled to Iceland and took these incredible photos of his trip

After his most recent visit, he documented his experiences through a comprehensive travel guide.<p>Cornell says the country is like a "photographer's heaven," mainly because it stays light for so long, eliminating the need for rushing to get that perfect shot in a matter of a few short hours.<p>"In …

5 Lessons from My First Year as a Full-Time Wedding Photographer

This first year of officially shooting full-time has flown by. I didn’t realize how scary it was to graduate college, leave school forever, and be on …

How to Create a Custom Color Profile for Your Camera

Creating a color profile for your camera is the single best way to ensure color accuracy and consistency under differing light sources and between …

Minxxx

Nykhor Paul, ‘Tired of Apologizing’ for Her Blackness, Fights Fashion Racism

When Nykhor Paul rounded on makeup artists for not getting their ‘shit right’ when it came to black skin, she was highlighting yet another aspect of …

Fifty years of the Pirelli calendar

VOGUE HOMMES CULTURE<p>Pop culture vultures, listen up. Taschen have published a complete retrospective of the Pirelli calendar, retracing half a …

21 Celebrities and Their Vintage Doppelgängers

See the mind-blowing side-by-sides.<p>We love playing the twin game with lookalike stars from today, but what about the modern A-listers who look <i>exactly</i> like icons from yesteryear? Here, see the mind-blowing side-by-sides of some of our favorite celebs and their counterparts from another era.

Creating Cher's Iconic 'Clueless' Looks

The carefully designed costumes of the witty and wise 1995 movie, starring Alicia Silverstone as shopaholic Cher, tell their own story.<p>This Friday …

Samsung is reportedly poised to ditch the an extremely popular feature on its next phone

Originally reported by Italian site HDBlog, Samsung is allegedly planning to release a larger version of its Galaxy S6 Edge sometime in the near future.<p>Admittedly, this remains a rumor -- there has been no official confirmation from the Korean tech giant -- but it appears highly credible. SamMobile …

Mobile

YouTube Just Released the Most Beautiful Tribute to Marriage Equality

"My son is not an issue, he is a person. Just like you."<p>Today, YouTube released an emotional tribute in honor of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to legalize gay marriage as well as LGBTQ pride month.<p>Over the last 10 years, YouTubewrote, "everyone from moms to presidents have uploaded videos in …

Have Some Summer Fun with Audrey, Marilyn, and the Stars of Old Hollywood

July has finally arrived—and what better way to celebrate the long, hot, summer days and nights than with the sultry stars of Old Hollywood? From bathing beauty Ava Gardner to a seafaring Paul Newman, click through these retro photographs of classic icons having oh-so-much fun in the summer sun.

Natural Beauty Chrissy Teigen Loves Contouring

In W’s August 2015 issue, model Chrissy Teigen stripped down to the essentials. Here, she reveals how she maintains her high maintenance natural look.<p><b>Your look in three words:</b>Sexy. Street. Chic.<p><b>Five-minute routine:</b>iS Clinical. Apply Shani Darden retinal reform, and let sit for 1 minute. Then La …