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How to Start a Luxury Brand with Just $300

What does $300 buy you these days? A couple of weeks' food shopping? A stylish pair of shoes? A multi-million-dollar skincare brand? That's what Susan Ciminelli did the first time she had some spare cash: "I started my company with $300 and built it into a multi-million business that keeps growing."<p>…

Entrepreneurship

An Anatomical Guide to Ramen

No matter how far removed we get from our college years, whenever the word “ramen” is mentioned we immediately flash back to a post-binge drinking …

Soysauce

Mastering iMessages On Your iPhone: Send Batches Of Photos To Your Friends [iOS Tips]

Here’s another one of those tips that should be blindingly obvious, but isn’t. At least, it wasn’t to me, at first.<p>If you try to send a photo via iMessage (or text message), you’re limited to one photo at a time. Go ahead and give it a shot. I’ll wait. No, really–give it a shot.<p>See? From the …

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Cream of Parsley Soup with Fresh Horseradish

Bring a 6-qt. saucepan of water to a boil and add parsley; cook until bright green and wilted, about 30 seconds to 1 minute. Drain and place parsley …

LG patents RFID-labelled cookbook, attempts to offer more than just another place to spill sauce

LG is no stranger to mixing together patents and white goods and this time it's trying to bridge the gap between recipes and those all-too-often underwhelming results. One of its patents, granted today, outlines the idea of two RF tags that would offer food information and appliance specs, with a …

Everybody’s a Curator: Flipboard’s Mike McCue Talks About New Version of Social Magazine

There’s no doubt that the highly-valued Flipboard has been at the forefront of social publishing.<p>With its popular app for the Apple iPhone and iPads, …

Retail brick and mortar may not die completely, but it's dying as we know it

Running parallel to the debate about whether or not print is dead is the debate about whether or not brick and mortar retail is dead. In recent …

Life after Google Reader: Skimr offers a minimalist way to read the Web

Now that Google Reader has been put on Death Row, media and Internet geeks get to play the “What should the next RSS reader look like?” game. …