Heidi Roufs

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Latin American adventures for the whole family

Just because you have kids doesn’t mean you have to stop travelling altogether. In fact, bringing the kids along for your next Latin American adventure can be an enriching experience for everybody involved. It’s easier than you think, and just a few simple guidelines can keep your …

With New Funding In Tow, Lendio And Creditera Are Helping Small Businesses Secure Loans And Avoid Bad Credit

Brock Blake and Levi King have founded more than six companies between them. Over the course of their various entrepreneurial endeavors, like many other small business owners entrepreneurs, Blake and King applied for dozens of business loans — and received dozens of rejections. When they did …

Magical Underwater Photos of Freely Flowing Figures

Finnish photographer Susanna Majuri presents a dreamy escape where the human form flows freely. The fine art photographer's portfolio boasts a number of imaginative scenes, all taking place underwater. There's a painterly quality about her work that makes the viewer question whether they're …

Art

The Alberta Story: Bear Hunt in Banff

Never schedule wildlife into your calendar, because they probably won’t show.<p>Grizzly bears are the elusive megafauna of the Canadian Rockies and the mere knowledge of their presence had me on the hunt, hoping to catch a glimpse of the impressive animal. My search for bears was accompanied by an …

Cloud

How to contact your senators about net neutrality (and anything else)<p>How ProtonMail is pushing email privacy standards<p>AI Weekly: 5 takeaways from Microsoft Build and Google I/O<p>ProBeat: Microsoft and Google's AI demos reflect their corporate DNA<p>Silicon Valley to Trump: Write checks and a gameplan …

Windows 10

Innovators Under 35 | 2013 - MIT Technology Review

For our 13th annual celebration of people who are driving the next generation of technological breakthroughs, we’re presenting the stories in a new …

Kira Radinsky | Innovators Under 35

In 2012, when Cuba suffered its first outbreak of cholera in 130 years, the government and medical experts there were shocked. But software created …

Ben Milne | Innovators Under 35

The Internet can move data from one person to another in a fraction of a second. Why can’t it do the same for money? Ben Milne asked himself that …

Julie Kientz | Innovators Under 35

Julie Kientz is an expert in human-computer interaction. But unlike many other computer scientists, she spends much of her time far away from a …

Articles about easy being green 5 incredible sustainable homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Alternative materials help a house in California’s wine country tread lightly on the land.<p>Decades after they met as teenagers on a Montauk beach, Manhattanites Victoria and Greg Pryor returned to Long Island to build a...<p>Spatial efficiency meets energy efficiency in this Bay Area home designed by …

Living Rooms

Flipboard For Businesses, Professionals and Job Seekers

Inside Flipboard / June 19, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …

Catalyzing Creativity: 7 Playful Activity Books for Grown-Ups

The intersection of childhood and adulthood is a frequent area of curiosity around here, from beloved children’s books with timeless philosophy for adults to quirky coloring books for the eternal kid. Today, we turn to seven wonderful activity books for grown-ups that inject a little more whimsy …

Experimental Lighting That Balances Like a See-Saw

It’s either the most grown up hanging mobile, or the most secretly playful piece of high end design. The Counterweight Mobile light mixes polished white oak with brass, tone, and kiln-formed glass diffusers–all of which simply hang from a thread-like cord and sway in midair, once in place.<p>Just …