j c

32 Flips | 2 Magazines | 4 Likes | @girlrvr | Keep up with j c 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 “j c”

PREPPING FOR OVERLAND OFF-ROADING WITH THE JEEP® WRANGLER

Over the river and through the woods. Over the boulders and through the desert. Over the tundra and through the snow. <b>Overlanding we go!</b>The adventure …

Camping

Doppler Labs just raised $17 million to create earbuds that don't play music but let you customize how the world sounds around you — and we gave them a listen

Doppler Labs isn't interested in blocking out all natural noise and pumping prerecorded sound into your ears. The team wants to <i>change</i> the sounds that are coming in. It wants you to customize your sonic world in exactly the way you want.<p>Imagine being able to turn up the bass at a concert, or reduce …

Harper Lee’s ‘Go Set a Watchman’: Read the First Chapter

Read the first chapter of Harper Lee’s ‘Go Set a Watchman,’ which will be published July 14<p>In 1957, when she was 31 years old, Harper Lee submitted her first attempt at a novel to the publisher J.B. Lippincott.<p>Titled ‘Go Set a Watchman,’ it was set in the ’50s and opened with a woman named Jean …

Literature

23 Short Stories You'll Want To Read Over And Over Again

And again and again.

Books

Magical Fabric Could Let You Change Clothes Instantly

What would you do with this magic fabric that can change shape at will?<p>You can knot a scarf a dozen different ways. But for the most part, once you sew a textile into a piece of apparel, or upholster it around a piece of furniture, you can’t change the style much.<p>Not so with the Magnetic Fabrics, …

Mixed Signals: Why People Misunderstand Each Other

The psychological quirks that make it tricky to get an accurate read on someone's emotions<p>In her new book <i>No One Understands You and What To Do About It</i>, Heidi Grant Halvorson tells readers a story about her friend, Tim. When Tim started a new job as a manager, one of his top priorities was …

The Best Places to Stargaze in America

For 25 years, NASA’s orbiting Hubble telescope has beamed mesmerizing images of our universe. But Earth dwellers can get stellar celestial views, too.<p>Here are three trip-worthy dark-sky havens in the United States:<p>> Lake Powell (Utah)<p>The combination of a thin atmosphere and lack of artificial light …

Hubble Space Telescope

Does Your Diet Fit Your Genes?

Why do cholesterol-rich foods cause blood cholesterol to rise only in some people? Why does a salty diet raise blood pressure in some, but not in …

Holistic Medicine

Remote Canadian resort is pricey, but grandparents can stay free

Multigenerational vacations have become a popular offering with tour companies, and it's all the better when some members of a group can get their share of a trip comped. Clayoquot Wilderness Resort, a float-plane ride away from Tofino, British Columbia, bills itself as a place that's remote, …

Grandparents

A subculture of entrepreneurship hatches in Japan

For years, Japan has been searching for a way to get its economic mojo back, and increasingly it's looking to people like 17-year-old high school dropout Yoichiro Mikami as the answer.<p>In a conformist culture where the socially acceptable road to success has typically meant cram school, …

Startups

The Most Anticipated San Francisco Restaurant Openings of Spring 2015

It's been a slow winter for new restaurant openings, but things are definitely heating up now that we've moved into spring, with <b>12 notable restaurants set to make their debuts between now and the first day of summer</b>. (There are also some major bars on the way, which will get a list of their own …

Engineering students extinguish fire with sound

A pair of engineering students created a new type of fire extinguisher that uses sound waves to put out flames.<p>Imagine if all you needed to put out fire was a subwoofer. It's an idea that has been toyed with, theoretically, over the years -- DARPA demonstrated an acoustic extinguisher in 2012, …

Engineering

Progression of sun, every 5 minutes. March 20 , Longyearbyen, Svalbard. #eclipse #totaleclipse #longyearbyen #svalbard #norway #travelquest #solar #sun #moon @nocrop_rc #rcnocrop

The Complete Fall 2015 Trend Guide

4 cities, 1 season. Let's go.<p>Fashion month has come to a close, and while we had a lot of fun out there on the streets, the real point of all of this, of course, is to look forward to next season. Watching every single runway show from all of the cities has taught us a lot, so here, we rounded up …

QuoTED 2015

In our last five years of attending the conference, TED 2015 might have been the best yet. Now firmly settled in its new Vancouver, BC home, this year’s production was deep, meaningful and overall more simple than in years past. Performances were moving, but not shocking. Talks were grouped in a …

Audio-visual

7 Reasons You Should Care About Your Personal Branding | Inc.com

Personal branding is especially crucial for the current generation of young workers, who are more likely to move around professionally. Over the course of their careers, many professionals will change industries, transition between completely different careers, and be hired by companies as …

Personal Branding

Exquisite Pen Drawings Created with Thousands of Tiny Dots

Using thousands upon thousands of tiny dots, Spider Money produces gorgeous artworks that are awe-inspiring in their detail. The Bangkok-based creative wields a mighty Micron pen and draws fancy flourishes with photo-realistic depictions of eyes, noses, and lips. It's in these facial features that …

Drawing

Exposing Asia’s Fashion Empires

The fortunes of many global brands are now in the hands of a few powerful families pondering what comes next for their fashion dynasties.<p><b>HONG KONG,</b> …

After Shake Shack Inc, Which Fast Casual Restaurant Will Be the Next to IPO?

There are plenty of bright stars in the fast casual category, but this Friday favorite offers investors some clues.<p>Did the <b>Shake Shack</b>(NYSE:SHAK)IPO …

Investing

Magazine sobre los gadgets y noticias de internet

abril 28, 2018 Comentarios desactivados en Cuidados básicos y sencillos para tu piercing<p>Tal y como ocurre con los tatuajes, los piercings …

Magazine sobre los gadgets y noticias de internet

mayo 10, 2018 Comentarios desactivados en Insulina en niveles altos, ¿ES PELIGROSO?<p>La insulina es una hormona que se emplea en el páncreas; es …

How OnePlus One's Marketing Strategy Made it So Desirable

It’s relatively new, and you can get it by invitation only.<p>It’s the smartphone that’s managed to dominate the market in a very short amount of time, an impressive feat accomplished largely due to a clever marketing plan. OnePlus One has earned the title as the new king of mid-range smartphones, and …

Marketing

At Dunton Hot Springs, a Ghost Town Revived

Ghost towns don’t exactly inspire the sense of grandeur that usually comes with luxury vacations. Then again, with a little ingenuity and an owner …

Santa Fe

How to Start Solids with baby on the GAPS Diet {and what we do in our family} - Health, Home, & Happiness

Starting babies on solids is something all mothers think about, some wonder when the soonest they can introduce a baby to solids is, others want to …

Nutrition

50 Best Android Apps for 2014

Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Adverti …

...Dubai supermen

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Elon Musk is going to solve a big problem for Tesla drivers this week.</b> He has promised to fix "range anxiety" - the problem of cars not being able to last until their next charge.<p><b>2. Google accidentally leaked hundreds of thousands of users' personal details.</b> There was a problem with its WHOIS …

A Look Inside the Opening of "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty"

For the next six months, the “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty” exhibition will be taking place at<p>For the next six months, the “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty” exhibition will be taking place at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, paying homage to the mysterious and creative mind of the …

Victoria Beckham

The Kukenam XL Ruggedized

I’ve never been a fan of rooftop tents, and frankly, I’m still not. Oh they’re an excellent solution in an area where wildlife is a concern, but I’ve …

How India is building Asia's largest secure forest network

<b>A landmark effort by the Indian state of Karnataka to connect isolated protected forests could lead to the building of Asia's largest unbroken forest, writes Jay Mazoomdaar.</b><p>It's been all about connecting the green dots.<p>Since 2012, the southern state of Karnataka has declared nearly 2,600 sq km …

India