Ashley Warda

16 Flips | 6 Magazines | 1 Like | @ashleywarda | Keep up with Ashley Warda on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Ashley Warda”

Google’s Smart Contact Lens Project

Google is always up to something, and their latest dally into the tech space with their Smart Contact Lens proves that they’re not slowing down any …

11 Words for People Who Hate Certain Things

Haters gonna hate. And with the Greek roots <i>mis-</i> and <i>miso-</i>, they can hate a whole lot of stuff.<p>1. Misodoctakleidist<p>Someone who hates practicing the …

3 Reasons for Syllabically Ambiguous Words

Do you say car-a-mel or car-mel? Is your “fire” closer to fah-yer or fayr? There is a group of words in English that can be pronounced with two …

12 Words and Phrases that were Popularized in the Funny Pages

Once upon a time, newspaper comic strips were as influential in molding American pop culture (and the way we spoke) as television and social media …

Charlie Chaplin

These Fascinating Maps Show The Origin Of Words We Use All The Time

U.S. playwright Rita Mae Brown said: "Language is the road map of a culture. It tells you where its people come from and where they are going."<p>That quote comes to mind looking at these fascinating European etymology maps of various commons words posted by reddit user sp07, which provide a kind of …

Prada's Sales Are Soaring Because It Adopted Apple's Strategy

The reason for their smashing success?<p>The luxury handbag maker has been limiting selling its product through wholesale channels, reports Kyle Stock at Bloomberg Businessweek.<p>Instead, Prada opened 79 retail stores around the world this year.<p>Apple is most famous for adopting this strategy, according …

At 102, Reflections On Race And The End Of Life

<i>Rosa Finnegan celebrated her 102nd birthday on Wednesday. She was born in 1912 — the year the Titanic sank. She stopped working at 101 and now lives in a nursing home in Massachusetts. Time has gone by fast, she says.</i><p><i>Below are excerpts from Rosa's interview, reported and produced by</i> Ari Daniel <i>and</i> …

Could this be our first look at the much larger iPhone 6?

<b>Update:</b> These appear to be fake…<p>Sonny Dickson has posted images today which claim to show the casing for the next generation iPhone. The metal shell, which closely resembled both the industrial design of the current iPod touch and iPad Air, appears to be of unibody construction. While it’s …

30 Creative Home Office Ideas: Working from Home in Style

Working from home has become more than a trend. Hard-working people the world over try to find the best way to accommodate a creative and inspiring …

Now You Can Experience the Nasty Stench of Cities Throughout History

This may very well be our first look at the new iPhone 6

Apple device leaker Sonny Dickson has been quiet lately since, well, there haven’t been any upcoming Apple products to leak. That’s changing fast as …