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Logitech's Bluetooth Audio Adapter Turns Any Pair of Speakers into Wireless Ones

If you have a great pair of bookshelf speakers or even computer speakers, but wish you could stream music from a phone, a laptop, or another device …

Audiophile

This Tiny Gadget Could One Day Replace Your Washing Machine

Washing machines could soon become obsolete, thanks to this tiny, portable washing device. It looks like a harmless little bar of soap, but ‘Dolfi’ …

America Just Saved Your Carry-On Bag

A proposal that would try to shrink the size of carry on-luggage is getting "a comprehensive reassessment" after American backlash.<p>Last week, the …

Goldman Sachs restricts intern workday to 17 hours in wake of burnout death

The benevolent firm introduced new work hours for summer interns after Bank of America Merrill Lynch intern died from seizure induced by all-nighters<p>Go home before midnight, and don’t come back before 7am. Goldman Sachs – one of Wall Street’s toughest firms – has told interns they have got to work …

Bank of America

Finally! Woman to be on new $10 bill

Move over Alexander Hamilton. You're getting company on the $10 bill and <i>her</i> name is ...<p>On Wednesday, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said a woman will be featured on a redesigned $10 bill in 2020 -- the 100th anniversary of the Constitution's 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote.<p>A …

Constitutional Amendments

The Difference Between Living in New York and San Francisco

<i>This originally appeared on</i> <i>TheCooperReview.com</i><i>.</i><p>After living in New York for 5 years, I recently moved to San Francisco. Neither city is clearly …

San Francisco

How To Make a Matching Missing Handle

It's an all too common story: you're thrifting, when suddenly you find the perfect piece. You love it, handles, knobs, and all. But alas, one of them …

Font Generator

YourFonts.com is an online font generator that allows you to create your own OpenType fonts within a couple of minutes. Go make your own handwriting …

What 10 Things Should You Do Every Day To Improve Your Life?

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

The Truth About 'The Most Interesting Man In The World'

For over 40 years, Jonathan Goldsmith worked as a journeyman actor with hundreds of IMDB credits to his name.<p>In 2006, he booked the role of a lifetime: the spokesperson for a Dos Equis beer campaign that soon made him known to millions as "The Most Interesting Man In The World."<p>Goldsmith lived and …

25 Amazing Cheap DIY Projects Under $10

01 of 26<p>DIY Projects That Won't Cost a Fortune to Make<p>Some bloggers have such a knack for wowing us with their innovative and inspiring DIYs. The …

On the Red Couch with DIY Doyenne Brit Morin

Inside Flipboard / April 3, 2013<p>With Brit + Co, a company devoted to simple and beautiful ways to live a more creative life, Brit Morin believes …

How to Hire More Women at Your Startup

I’ve been asked “How can I hire more women at my startup?” a number of times and while I’ve always had concrete thoughts, I’ve generally wavered on …