em kay

@emkay4n8n | Keep up with em kay 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 “em kay”

This Wedding Aisle Is Over-the-Top in the Best Way Possible

If you like flowers, you'll love this.<p>Aisle decorations can often be an afterthought at weddings. Most people tie a few flowers to the chairs at the end of each row and call it a day. But Kate Holt is not most people.<p>Holt, who is the floral designer behind California's Flowerwild, created one of …

EasilyDo Mail gets Gmail-like smart replies and a new name

Goodbye, EasilyDo. Hello, Edison<p>Email by EasilyDo has been my favorite email application for iOS and Android for a while now, thanks to its lightning-fast speed, clean design, and useful features. Now it’s getting a few more nice additions.<p>First among those is a Smart Reply feature, similar to …

10 No-Cook Vegetarian Dinners for Summer

Step away from the stove. Don't even think about turning on the oven right now. And, while you're at it, leave your slow cooker where it is, too. Hot …

Cooking

Elon Musk’s Boring Company tests new car elevator with a Tesla Model S

While talks of upcoming projects and planned routes of Elon Musk’s new Boring Company have changed to long distance hyperloop systems lately, their main project appears to remain a network of tunnels to carry cars on electric sleds under Los Angeles.<p>Now Elon Musk released a test of the company’s …

Elon Musk

How did the Converse All Star become so iconic?

We investigate the history behind one of the world's most popular trainers.<p><i>Words by Henrik Lischke</i><p>Most of us probably have a pair or two of Converse …

Shoes

5 ways to spot a fake diamond

We spoke with Reyne Hirsch, a 20th-century decorative arts expert and consultant for the global online marketplace Lofty, about how to tell when a diamond is real, and when and why to take it to an expert.<p>Whether it's with jewelry you inherited or something you found at a garage sale, it's easy to …

Jewelry

Instagram Hashtags for Travel Photographers

Travel is a pretty popular photo niche, and interest in these images goes beyond the traditional photography circle. Think: travel companies, …

Social Media

The world may finally be on the brink of achieving "on-the-grid" nuclear fusion

Nuclear fusion and nuclear energy has the potential to save the world, but also destroy it<p>The global nuclear threat has ramped up in recent months …

Physics

This Amazing Devil’s Bridge in Germany Forms a Perfect Circle

Imagine a ‘devil’s bridge’ in Germany that creates a perfect circle with its reflection in the water. This optical illusion is a spectacular sight …

6 Things You Learn From Spending 18 Straight Hours in a Starbucks

<i>By: Dan Gentile</i><p><i>Credit: Dan Gentile/Thrillist</i><p>No matter how you feel about the Jolly Green Mermaid, you've followed the siren song to a Starbucks at one point or another. But most of us just go in and out. Or camp for a chunk of the work day. But what are you missing in those hours when you're not in …

Coffee

Here's a breakdown of the speech that won the 2015 World Championship of Public Speaking

On August 15, Saudi Arabian security engineer Mohammed Qahtani won the title of Toastmasters International World Champion of Public Speaking. He survived seven rounds of a competition that lasted six months and included 33,000 competitors from around the world.<p>He and nine other finalists competed …

Public Speaking

The “five-second rule”—a scientist evaluates whether your eating habits could make you sick

When you drop a piece of food on the floor, is it really OK to eat if you pick up within five seconds? This urban food myth contends that if food spends just a few seconds on the floor, dirt and germs won’t have much of a chance to contaminate it. Research in my lab has focused on how food and food …

GCHQ is giving out advice on how to set a good password

UK intelligence agency wants you to simplify your approach to online passwords. But will you take data-protection advice from the organisation famed for its snooping exploits?<p>The UK intelligence agency responsible for vast amounts of snooping, as exposed by the Snowden revelations, has released new …

Cybersecurity

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1.</b>Markets around the world were crushed on Monday — dubbed China's "Black Monday"— which saw the Shanghai Composite Index fall around 8.5%, the biggest single-day collapse since 2007.<p><b>2.</b> Chinese stocks fell again on Tuesday, plunging more than 6%, though other markets in Asia appear to be …

North Korea
Rand Paul