Claire Lo

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9 New Honeymoon Trends You Need To Know About

What’s new in honeymoon trends? Couples are putting their own stamp on this tradition by rethinking The Trip. Everything’s up for reinvention: destinations, how many days or weeks, when the trip happens, and more. Once the sparklers have fizzled out and the birdseed is tossed, the next-step for the …

Hot Springs

Why The Most Productive People Do These Six Things Every Day

The secrets behind four-minute meetings and scrapping your to-do list.<p>Of all our available resources, everyone has the same number of hours in a day. Some, however, happen to get more done. Are they faster or smarter? Do they have more help? Perhaps. But they’ve also learned tricks that can help …

11 Places You Have To Visit In Florida, USA

First things first, Florida is one huge state! Coming from Europe, it’s sheer size can be something of a surprise and indeed trips from places like …

11 Tattoos That We Really Really Want in 2017

While everyone else is busy making New Year’s #goals for getting a toned and healthy bod, you’ve got other ideas for yours. Getting a tattoo is an empowering expression of loving the canvas you’ve been given. It’s an awesome way to show off your unique style and to remind yourself of the things …

19 Batshit Desserts That Everyone Is Going Crazy For In Scotland

From gin and tonic cakes to rainbow-coloured "unicorn" waffles, here are all the very best puds to eat in the greatest country on Earth.

Dessert

10 design tips to help create your dream home office

Find a space and make it your own - no matter how small it is, you'll be happier and more productive if you love your work space.<p>When starting a …

Wall Art

The Best Soups to Make When You Don't Have Time to Cook

There comes a time every winter when you peer into your pantry and declare enough is enough… No. More. Pasta. Sure, it's the staple dish in a busy …

8 free apps for picking a colour scheme

As a visual creative, colour is one of the most important tools at your disposal. But how do you go about creating the perfect colour scheme for your …

Golden Globes 2017: Ryan Gosling pays emotional tribute to Eva Mendes in acceptance speech

Ryan Gosling used his Golden Globe acceptance speech to pay a touching tribute to his long-term partner Eva Mendes.<p>The actor – who won the award for best actor in a comedy – praised the mother of his two daughters as he revealed that at the time of filming <i>La La Land</i>, the actress had been nursing …

Meryl Streep Takes on Donald Trump at Golden Globes

Awards<p>Meryl Streep took dead aim at the controversial rhetoric of President-elect Donald Trump in her lifetime achievement speech at the 74th annual Golden Globes — without ever mentioning him by name.<p>It wasn't long before she drew a rebuke from the incoming commander-in-chief.<p>Although the …

Uber’s new tool gives cities a mind-bogglingly detailed view of traffic patterns

Courtesy of Project Metropolis<p>Today, Uber launched a new tool for mapping travel times, powered by the company’s vast store of ride data. Called Movement, the site allows users to measure travel times between various parts of a city, tracking how those trips get faster or slower over time. …

12 Apps That’ll Help You Organize *Everything*

With the new year already underway, now is a great time to start getting organized. Even though we love planning out our lives in our paper planner, we also need some organization hacks on-the-go… both for our digital lives and our real lives. That’s why we’re super excited to share our top apps …

Apps

16 Entrepreneurs Under 40 Accomplishing Amazing Things

The American entrepreneurs on the most recent Young Global Leaders list are an incredible bunch.<p>What is it possible to accomplish if you put your mind to it? Sometimes there's no better place to look for inspiration (and a healthy push to expand your dreams) than those who managed to achieve …

The Most Opulent Meals You Can Eat In The Air

Black cod. Truffles. And Dom Pérignon. It’s a long way from a stale bag of peanuts.<p>I might start with the terrine of foie gras, shaved asparagus, truffle oil, and toasted brioche from Cathay Pacific. Then I’ll enjoy a few canapés of cured duck with saffron poached peach and a glass of Dom Pérignon …

Singapore Airlines

How to Photograph People: 7 Tips for Photographers Who Never Photograph People

No matter what type of photography you specialize in or prefer, at some point you will find yourself having to photograph a human, or multiple …

How It Works: Snowmaking 101

Snowmaking is essential to keeping the slopes white and skiable during the winter months. It supplements natural snow, gets trails and terrain open more quickly in the early part of the season, and helps extend the season, on both the front and back end. Before snowmaking, it was common for ski …

Today's Style Secret

We're keeping an eye on the red carpet, the It girls and the fashion bloggers who are innovating. Check back daily for the style how-tos.<p>INSTARimages

11 Makeup Brushes Every Woman Needs to Own

Your essential makeup brush guide.<p>Photo: Getty<p>Navigating the beauty world is not always easy, especially when it comes to makeup brushes. How do you know which is best for applying bronzer or foundation, and when you should use a natural hair brush versus a synthetic? And most importantly: How many …

Breaking: Art Student Makes Synthetic Leaf, Solves Everything

<i>Ask your doctor if Silk Leaf is right for you</i><p>Stop the Green Dream presses. Julian Melchiorri has <i>built</i> a leaf that absorbs CO2 and sunlight and …

10 Luxury Islands That Are Surprisingly Affordable

We've never had such a good excuse to ditch the real world.<p>We always thought our living-on-an-island dreams would stay forever plunked on a Pinterest board, but now, there's reason to believe that actually living on a luxury island is totally possible.<p>The folks at Samujana Retreats and Residences …

Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch to Be Sold

Michael Jackson‘s opulent, 2,700-acre estate Neverland Ranch will be hitting the market in the near future. <i>Forbes</i> reports that the Los Olivos, …

How to Freeze Motion and Capture Shots That Pop

Since I started teaching photography around 7 years ago, one thing that I've often noticed is many of my students face difficulty executing shots to …

Reader Recs: Island Getaways

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Nothing screams vacation quite like a sandy beach, clear blue water, and a fruity drink. To inspire a bit of summer wanderlust (or to help with your winter escape plans), we recently asked our Facebook fans to tell us their favorite island getaways in the world. Their …

Soldier’s Geotagged Instagram Selfies Land Russia and Putin in Hot Water

While Russia continues to claim it has no involvement in the civil conflict in Ukraine, the selfie-strewn Instagram profile of Russian soldier Sanya …

Angela Merkel

<b>No. 1. Angela Merkel, age 59</b><p>Chancellor, Germany<p>The first political star from the former East Germany since reunification, Chancellor Merkel is also the backbone and an original architect of the 28-member European Union with a GDP of $15.8T.

Angela Merkel

Marc Andreessen's Ignored Advice To Marissa Mayer: Fire 10,000+ People Now

[The author was long YHOO at the time of writing]<p>Two years ago, when Marissa Mayer was hired as CEO of Yahoo, I believed that she could help turn around the company. I’ve recently changed my mind.<p>Early on, there were many critics who didn’t believe Marissa Mayer was the right choice. Pando Daily’s …

Why Does Everyone Hate American Tourists?

Venture even further, and you'll quickly find that the image of the American tourist is reflective of how the world at large views Americans: self-entitled, oblivious to matters outside of the U.S., with little desire to learn of different cultures or languages.<p>When journeying abroad, American …

Foreign Policy

Jakarta Megacity and the Seduction of Walking

Jakarta is a megacity, alive 24/7 with contradicting light and shades. Pedestrian pathways throughout the city are one of the most unforgiving to …

LinkedIn Opens Its Publishing Platform To All Members

To date, LinkedIn has allowed a small, editorially selected group of “Influencers” like Richard Branson, Bill Gates and Barack Obama to publish their thoughts and advice to its network as long-form blog posts. Now, that changes, as LinkedIn prepares to open up access to its publishing platform to …