Irina Yakovleva

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Woman Pays For Two iPhones, Reportedly Tricked Into Buying Two $600 Apples Instead

There are apples, and then are Apples. One hapless phone customer in Australia reportedly found this out the hard way, when she paid for what she thought was a pair of iPhones and ended up with two very expensive pieces of fruit.<p>The unidentified 21-year-old woman had negotiated to buy the phones on …

YouTube founders create Mixbit: Vine-like video sharing with a difference

Social Network-backed video sharing apps are all the rage, and now the biggest boys in school have woken up to the idea. MixBit is the brainchild of Chad Hurley and Steve Chen, better known as the founders of YouTube, and is a Google Ventures-backed iOS app that lets you record up to 16 seconds of …

Skype for iPad 4 Gets HD-Quality Video Support

<b>Update</b>: Skype has also enabled HD-quailty video-calling from the iPhone version of the app.<p>Skype has enabled HD-quality video calls from its iPad app for those with a 4th generation device, five months after Microsoft’s own Windows Phone 8 Skype app got HD support.<p>The release notes add that the …

Simplifying Off-Camera Photography Lighting

When shooting photos for a wedding, or for any other event, you want things to go quickly and smoothly, and so do your clients. Being able to make …

A phone call no one ever wants to get

Shares 2<p>My doctor never calls me. “No news is good news,” as the saying goes. So when I received a missed call from my ob-gyn the other day, I …

Pregnancy

Mom who doesn't like her child seeks advice

Shares 0<p>I happened upon this Dear Abby question this morning and found its honesty disturbing.<p>In it, a mother says she “loves” her seven-year-old …

Parenting

Is baby-making making you crazy?

Shares 0<p>I have never fondled my breasts so much in my entire life. I’m not even sure my husband has.<p>All of the articles I’ve read, and symptom posts …

Pregnancy

The anti-bucket list (things you never want to do)

Shares 0<p>A bucket list is a list of all those things you want to try some day. Like hot-air ballooning, or visiting New Zealand, or learning to play …

Skydiving

How not to convince a friend to have kids

Shares 0<p>Just because some women ultimate fulfillment in motherhood, doesn’t make it the be-all and end-all for every woman.<p>But is it such a crime if …

The new iPotty: Brilliant or ridiculous?

Shares 0<p>You’ve tried everything. M&Ms, yogurt-covered pretzels, and all sorts of teeth-rotting sweets. You’ve read stories, shown movies, and put on …

Cute

Confession time: When was the last time you changed your air filter?

Shares 0<p>Alright…confession time: Shen was the last time you changed the air filter in your home? Is this your job? Or does someone else do this in …

I don't remember birth being as painful as my video shows

<i>It’s so true, what is said about forgetting the pain of childbirth. My doula videoed the last part of my birth and I sound like I’m in more pain than</i> …

Pregnancy

Funny fibs kids tell

Shares 0<p>A handwritten note on the preschool’s blue and white paper signed with a happy face usually means one thing: My four-year-old son Ryan …

Parenting

Do you lie to your kids?

Shares 0<p>“If you don’t eat all your broccoli, you won’t grow big like your daddy.” Well, that’s kind of true, but chances are if he never eats one …

6 great rainy day activities for kids

Shares 0<p>Want to know the truth? I enjoy rainy days.<p>They’re such a great excuse to stay inside all cozy with your kids and not worry about all the …

8 wonderful winter hobbies to nurture at home

Shares 0<p><i>Here’s another fun post from our friends at Houzz!</i><p>By Laura Gaskill<p>Winter naturally draws us closer to home, providing the perfect excuse to …

'Crazy legs' and other goofy pregnancy symptoms

Shares 0<p>The other night I was complaining to my husband about my “crazy legs.” It occurred to me that if any outsider was overhearing our …

Long hair on little boys: Cute or cut it? (pics!)

Shares 377<p>Hollywood is on the leading edge of just about every trend, but it’s not just the celebrities on the red carpet who are making the style …

7 adorable humidifiers for the nursery

Shares 5<p>Cold and flu season are enemy number one for anyone with a baby.<p>Why? Because there is nothing like the helplessness a parent feels when their …

Cute

Premature baby in South Sudan wins best birth story

Shares 1<p>Have you ever been in a room with a bunch of women when they start telling their birth stories?<p>There’s always one or two that are just insane …

Hey baby, stay out of my shirt

Shares 0<p>By: Kristen Chase, Motherhood Uncensored<p>We moms have to give up a lot when we have kids, all of which I did quite willingly for my own four …

Motherhood

Do you play tricks on your kids?

Shares 0<p>I played a trick on my 11-year-old daughter the other day. It didn’t go well.<p>One of her teacher’s had called and left me a lengthy voicemail …

Parenting

Itching for another baby?

Shares 0<p>I’m done! I’m done having babies. End of story.<p>My ovaries are shriveled up, the bank is closed. These mama parts are no longer open for …

Parenting

Breastfeeding on rise, but moms still need support

Shares 0<p><b>Breastfeeding</b> is on the rise. According to a report by the <b>CDC</b> (Centers for Disease Control,) the percentage of new mothers who said they …

Do you hate other people’s kids?

by Deborah Mucklow posted in Mom Stories“Mom, do you like me? I mean, do you like me as a kid?," my son Henry recently asked on the way home from …

Parenting

New trend: Parenthood minus the romance

Shares 0<p>The New York Times Style section never fails to expose, or even invent, the latest trend. This week’s feature about people “hooking up” for …

Relationships

7 tips to combine a playroom and a guest room

Shares 13<p><i>Here’s another fun post from our friends at Houzz!</i><p>Most homeowners with children would love a playroom, but many layouts don’t provide the …

Kate Gosselin: Victim of adult bullying?

Shares 0<p>Is Kate Gosselin the victim of adult bullying? The mother of eight, made famous during TLC’s run of <i>Jon & Kate Plus 8</i>, believes so, and has …

The Fattest Fat Cats

Inside Flipboard / March 4, 2013<p>Once again, Forbes is publishing its annual list of the world’s richest people. And once again, we—like you, most …