glojean94

221 Flips | 15 Magazines | 19 Likes | 2 Following | @glojean94 | Keep up with glojean94 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 “glojean94”

Get That Life: How I Became a Hit Songwriter by Age 21

Julia Michaels writes pop songs for stars like Selena Gomez, Gwen Stefani, and Justin Bieber.<p><i>Julia Michaels started writing music by accident. She was often the tagalong to her big sister's auditions, but one day her mother urged her to sing too. Rather than running out of the room, Michaels went</i> …

Karlie Kloss Shares Her Travel Bag Essentials

The supermodel shows you how to perfectly pack a Balenciaga Papier tote.<p>When jet-setting across the globe for photoshoots and fashion shows is a job requirement, one must always be prepared. And no one knows that better than Karlie Kloss (who catwalked her way down 64 runways before her 16th …

Taxicabs

Police secretly track cellphones to solve routine crimes

BALTIMORE — The crime itself was ordinary: Someone smashed the back window of a parked car one evening and ran off with a cellphone. What was unusual was how the police hunted the thief.<p>Detectives did it by secretly using one of the government’s most powerful phone surveillance tools — capable of …

Surveillance

The Most Secure Way to Communicate? An iPod Touch

If you want to communicate <i>really</i> securely, you may assume you need some government level spy training, a high tech encrypted phone, or at least a …

Rejoice: Google Just Created a Stupidly Simple Wi-Fi Router

It's actually pretty easy to deal with your wireless router. All you need to do is plug in an Ethernet cable, go to a very particular IP address, …

Never Buy a Phone Again

Kill your voice plan. Your new iPhone is just a little tablet—the carriers simply won’t admit it. Tavis Coburn<p><b>Don’t buy another</b> phone ever again. …

How Shepard Fairey's arrest provides a new look at an old question: Is it art or is it vandalism?

Shepard Fairey has never been one to play by the rules — and that's par for the course for someone in a street art community that exists on the cultural margins.<p>Or does it?<p>The L.A.-based street artist and graphic designer, best known for his 2008 "Hope" poster timed with Barack Obama's presidential …

Paired With AI and VR, Google Earth Will Change the Planet

Author: Cade Metz. Cade Metz Business<p>Date of Publication: 06.29.15.<p>Time of Publication: 11:30 am. 11:30 am<p>The James Reserve is a place where the …

How to Wipe An Android Phone (Completely) | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Android’s “Factory reset” option is perfect for use when you are having issues with your phone or just want a completely clean phone to start with …

Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

How to Experience Your Favorite Music Festivals Without Actually Going | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

The warm weather means the start of music festival season, where all of your favorite bands play their for throngs of revelers who love them as much …

Android Users: How to Stop Giving so Much Personal Information to Google | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

If you’re using an Android phone or tablet, Google is already tracking a lot of information about you.<p>They do make it easy to close your account …

On the Art of Living, or a Weekend in Paris

'Exister est un fait mais vivre est un art. [...] On apprend à vivre, comme on apprend à philosopher ou à faire la cuisine. Et le meilleur éducateur de la vie, c'est la vie elle-même et l'expérience qu'on peut en tirer.'- Frederic Lenoir'To exist is a fact, but to live is an art. [...] We learn to …

France

Travel To-Do List: Pack Your Most Present Self

Picture this: You're in Paris and you're about to visit one of the most iconic museums in the world, The Louvre. Rather than taking in all of its celebrated artwork and discussing each piece with friends, you walk quickly to the "Mona Lisa," snap a selfie and, just like that, you're on your way.<p>I'm …

Social Media

​Your Porn Is Watching You

“If you are watching porn online in 2015, you should expect that at some point your porn viewing history will be publicly released and attached to your name.”<p>Thirty million Americans regularly watch porn online, according to the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>. That's a lot more than fess up to it, even in …

Google unveils new Chromebooks and a Chrome OS HDMI stick

See full gallery on TechnoBuffalo<p>Google just unveiled an entire new lineup of Chromebooks, including its cheapest options yet and a flashy …

Thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon potion kills MRSA superbug

<b>London (CNN) —</b> It might sound like a <i>really</i> old wives' tale, but a thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon potion for eye infections may hold the key to wiping out the modern-day superbug MRSA, according to new research.<p>The 10th-century "eyesalve" remedy was discovered at the British Library in a …

Super Bug