Jessica Fiorillo

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Beyond The Doner: Finding 'Real' Turkish Food In Istanbul

Before going to Istanbul, I knew little about Turkish cuisine beyond doner kebabs and Turkish delight. Much like stereotypical "Australian food," these misconceptions were uninformed and simplistic, yet not exactly horrible (lamb on a spit? What's not to love?). Still, I figured my three-day trip …

'The First Honest Cable Company Ad' Totally Nails It (VIDEO)

Can't stand your cable company's lackluster service? Don't understand why there's no cheaper option? Well, rest assured because you're definitely not alone.<p>YouTube channel Extremely Decent Films put together what has to be the only "Honest" cable company commercial that has ever existed. The …

Closet Cleaning Tips: 8 Ways To Spring Clean Your Wardrobe With Less Stress

We all know the feeling: You have too many clothes to even fit in your closet, yet you never have anything to wear. And as paradoxical as it seems, it actually makes sense -- when your closet is crowded with things that no longer fit your size or taste, the extra clutter can keep you from making …

Study: Women on Birth Control Pills Prefer Less Masculine Men

Women who used computers to design their ideal man saw a change in their preferred facial features after going on the pill.<p>fontplaydotcom/Flickr<p>Our Cholesterol Levels Are Highest in Winter<br>• Job Burnout Associated With a 79% Increased Risk of Heart Disease<br>• Black Children Are Less Likely to Be …

How do I contact Amazon?

The Amazon website doesn't make its phone number very obvious, but Rick Maybury can help<p>Amazon seems to be incommunicado and I find there is no way of contacting them. I have been trying to order a DVD for over a week but the website will not accept my password. I had a similar problem some time …

Why shop mannequins need to be like real women

They are plastic, in uncomfortable poses and wearing horrible wigs, but an army of Swedish mannequins are being held up as a shining example of the …

19 Easy Ways To Look Like a Chic European

While some members of my family call me "L'Americaine" (i.e. "The American," not sure if they mean it as a compliment or not... ), and while I think in some ways I am American, at the core, I feel European. French Swiss to be exact.<p>Today in particular, I am feeling very European. Maybe it's because …

Apple designs iPhone with wraparound 3D display

Apple has patented a new iPhone design featuring a wraparound display and no buttons.<p>The display would cover the entire surface of the devices and could include two AMOLED screens one on top of the other, according to a patent filing published this week, allowing it to give "an illusion of depth …

Tidemark’s Infographics Could Change How Your Business Is Run

Tidemark rolls out infographics that map a company’s profits in microscopic detail, in real time.<p>It’s only been a few months since Tidemark, a bold Andreessen Horowitz-backed business analytics platform, emerged from its beta cocoon. But today, the fledgling company is introducing a new set of …

50 Human Brain Ideas You Really Need to Know

I'm delighted to announce that my first book, <i>50 Human Brain Ideas You Really Need to Know</i>, has been given a publication date and is now available for …

Around The World, Women Entrepreneurs Are On The Rise

Women entrepreneurs lead one in five startups around the globe. The ratio of female founders to male soared 30% over the last year and a half, reports Gust, the Manhattan-based global platform for early-stage investing, which collects data on more than 200,000 companies, angel investors and venture …

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As Friday winds down and we await the three day-weekend with bated breath, take a few moments to enjoy the best of Dwell.com from...<p>Get ready to dive into warmer weather with these refreshing modern pools.<p>Dwell.com is never short of informative, inspiring, and engaging articles and slideshows for …

Google's Secrets Of Innovation: Empowering Its Employees

March was a good month for Google. Its market capitalization breached a record high $260 billion. Since its IPO in 2004, its shares have soared over 900%. The company’s success stems from its continuous innovation and it extraordinary management practices. Laszlo Bock, Senior Vice President of …

Google's Favorite Psychologist Has Some Advice About Motivation

Psychologist<p>He says "the greatest untapped source of motivation" is focusing on how our work contributes to other people, as opposed to the obvious levers of self-interest.<p>This is coming from the youngest-tenured and best-rated professor at Wharton. According to Google's "people analytics" head …

Walmart Vs. Amazon: It's About To Get Interesting

In the case of Walmart Vs. Amazon, it’s about to get interesting.<p>Let’s put aside the much discussed news leak that Walmart is considering using its own shoppers as delivery people, providing some kind of incentive to drop off online orders on their way home from the store.<p>It’s not likely to happen, …

Organizer Shara Koplowitz: tools of the trade revealed

Former PR and marketing executive <b>Shara Koplowitz</b> has traded plane rides with George Clooney and Vanity Fair Oscar parties to organize peoples homes and lives.<p>As the founder of <b>O.P.E.N.</b> (Organizing People's Everyday Needs), Koplowitz helps restore order to the lives of Hollywood's elite (music mogul …

Climate Change is Here, Ready or Not. So What Now?

We need to stop debating and start accepting that climate change is happening. Eugene Linden on how adaptation and market forces might temper the …

Starbucks CEO Doubles Down on Gay-Marriage Support, Telling Shareholder to Sell Stake if He Doesn’t Like Views

Howard Schultz, the outspoken CEO of global coffee chain Starbucks, calmly but firmly defended his company’s support of same-sex marriage last week …

What Is the Red Equal Sign All Over Facebook and Twitter?

Have you noticed that Facebook and Twitter users are changing their profile pictures and avatars to an image of a red equal sign?<p>That’s because the …

TIME’s new issue, featuring the story, ’How Gay Marriage Won,’ hits newsstands Friday

TIME’s new issue, featuring the story, ’<b>How Gay Marriage Won</b>,’ hits newsstands Friday. Two couples who were photographed to illustrate the story appear on two separate covers this week.<p>Read the story <b>here.</b><p>(Cover photographs by Peter Hapak)

Google Glass Will Be Made in the USA by Foxconn

Google‘s high-tech glasses will be manufactured in California, according to multiple reports, in the latest example of an American tech company …

Amazon’s Acquisition of Goodreads: Execs and Users Weigh In

When news broke yesterday that online retail juggernaut Amazon.com is acquiring Goodreads, fans of the popular book-centric social-networking site …

Amazon Could Expand Recommendation Services With Goodreads Purchase

Amazon.com, already a major force in the publishing world, announced on Friday the acquisition of Goodreads, a reader recommendation website. Reaction from readers was mixed.<p>Transcript<p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:<p>Online retailer Amazon has acquired Goodreads. It's a popular site where people who love to …

Focused On Women, Sprightly Debuts A Visual Content Platform Showing What’s Hot Across Fashion, Beauty, Design Sites & More

Sprightly, a newly launching startup whose founding team has an extensive history working in female-focused businesses, including Refinery29, Etsy, Chloe+Isabel, and others, is debuting its content aggregation platform on Monday, with a focus on verticals like fashion, beauty, design, decor, and …

Seth's Blog

You know, behind your back...<p>What do they think of your product or your sales pitch or your speech? What do they think of your new sweater or your …

Twitter’s Vine App Now Supports Embeds, Expanded Sharing To Facebook & Twitter

Twitter’s Vine app received a small, but notable, update today which allows the videos you create to be embedded across the web. The embedded posts are available in two styles (simple and postcard), and can be created directly within the mobile app itself or from a post’s page on Vine.co.<p>In order …

Advertising - Oath

Let’s get started. How can we help?<p>I'm an advertiser<p>I'm a publisher<p>Neither, just browsing<p>What's your goal?<p>Brand awareness<p>Performance and …

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Platform to Deliver Unified View of Desktop, Smartphone and Tablet Audiences

Press Release<p><i>Stand-Alone Reporting of Tablet Audiences Also Now Available in comScore Mobile Metrix</i><b>®</b><i>, Providing Critical Component of Multi-Platform</i> …