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Flurry: 49.1% of devices activated on Christmas were from Apple, 19.8% from Samsung, and 2% from Microsoft

Every year, Christmas results in the highest number of new device activations and app installs. 2015 was no different, and once again Apple dominated the results.<p>Just under half of device activations (49.1 percent) were for an Apple device this Christmas, down from 51.3 percent last year. This …

The 365-Day Bucket List

That mental list you keep of all the fun things you want to experience before it's too late? We wrote it down. Then we came up with a chronological plan for making it all happen—in the next 365 days.<p>This is a packed list, and yes, we know you probably have a day job. But check even a couple of …

Adventure Travel

20 VC 050: The King of SaaS, Jason Lemkin

Let's Talk!<p>Jason Lemkin is Managing Director at Storm Ventures focussing on early stage SaaS and enterprise startups. Jason is an acknowledged …

Startups

#Sunset from Point of the Arches at #Olympic #NationalPark (#Washington). Part of the park's remote Shi Shi Beach, Point of the Arches features rock formations -- called sea stacks -- that stretch into the #PacificOcean. The best time to visit this #beach is April through October, but the beach can get busy during the summer months. Photo by Andy Porter (www.sharetheexperience.org).

BatteryBox Portable MacBook Charger

What's in your box? Your stash? A campfire? A Gaga? Aw, just a battery? Well, does it at least contain enough power to give an additional 6 hours of …

Pancake Bot

Making pancakes isn't hard. Making pancakes in intricate designs is virtually impossible, unless you're a culinary master — or have a Pancake Bot in …

Pearly Whites: The 8 Best Electric Toothbrushes | HiConsumption

Dental care isn’t fun or sexy, but if you think taking the time to brush and floss is tough; try living life with yellowed teeth that’s full of …

Podo Is The Anti-Selfie Stick

Let’s say you want to take a picture of yourself. Until now you could either awkwardly aim the camera at yourself for a traditional selfie, or you …

Mobile Photography

Spotlight: Digital Designer Adam Skalecki

MagMaker / January 26, 2015<p><b>My name is</b> Adam Skalecki and I’m a Senior Digital Designer at Crispin Porter + Bogusky. <b>My love of</b> making things is fueled …

20 Videos We Couldn’t Stop Watching In 2014

From science explainers to exploding spice bags to a David Lynch-directed nail polish commercial, these were the best videos made in 2014.<p>In the breakneck pace of digital culture today, our attention span has been whittled down to the length of a two-second GIF. Deciding to click play on a longer …

Dropbox Hires Head of People Ops From Google, Arden Hoffman

She arrives at Dropbox at a time when it has 1,000 employees, having doubled in both of the past two years.<p>Dropbox has filled a long-standing gap in its executive suite with the hire of Arden Hoffman, who will run human resources and recruiting for the online backup company this week. In Dropbox …

Square Shuffles Executive Roles as Product Portfolio Grows

Engineering leaders Gokul Rajaram and Alyssa Henry take on new responsibilities.<p>Local commerce company Square shuffled some chairs in its executive suite recently, creating a clean split in responsibilities between its two top engineering execs, according to multiple sources.<p>Gokul Rajaram has moved …

Imgur taps former LinkedIn and Pinterest exec to lead its advertising strategy

Image-sharing site Imgur has big plans for advertising as it heads into next year, and those plans begin with the hiring of the company’s first major ad executive.<p>The company has hired Steve Patrizi as its new vice president of marketing development, it announced today. The move undoubtedly came …

The Chest and Shoulder Blaster that Will Leave You Spent

Ready to try it? The circuit works like this: Perform the following exercises in a row, moving from one to the next without rest. That's 1 round. Complete 5 rounds total.<b><br>1. Dumbbell Chest Press</b><br>Lie on a bench holding a pair of dumbbells with your arms straight above your chest, palms facing forward. …

2014's Best Hotels in The World

Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014.<p>Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014. <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

Opinion: Tony Robbins tells you how to make money like a billionaire

After watching the global financial system almost melt down, I began an amazing journey several years ago to find a way for individual investors to …

Self-improvement

College Application Essays Don’t Matter as Much as You Think

<b>Correction appended, November 14.</b><p>Parents: sit down before you read this. Kids: deep breaths. You know that beautifully crafted, deeply felt, highly …

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Life

2 days ago<p>Here’s a great tip for interior design on a budget: simply look up!<p>2 months ago<p>Winter elements present a challenge for curb appeal.<p>Outdoor …

How being entrepreneur-in-residence helped this man build his fourth startup after selling his third for $500 million

Entrepreneur-in-residence (EIR) is one of those job titles you hear a lot about, but may never fully understand.<p>The basic idea is to have a serial entrepreneur come in to work and join the company’s meetings, working on different projects until that person comes up with a new startup idea.<p>Although …

Red Bend Software Appoints Stephen Girsky to Board of Directors

<b>Former General Motors Executive Brings Automotive Expertise and Guidance to Red Bend</b><p>WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–October 14, 2014–<p>Red Bend Software announced today the appointment of Stephen Girsky, former Vice Chairman of General Motors, to the Red Bend Board of Directors, effective …

Cat Ear Headphones

Know what a Berkeley education gets you? The ability to mastermind <i>genius ideas like cat ear headphones.</i> And also the impeccable taste to select an …

Nike's LeBron 12 Sneakers Were Engineered For Explosiveness

It’s almost hard to believe that Nike is already on the twelfth iteration of LeBron’s immensely popular signature sneaker, but that’s exactly where …

The Flat Bike Lift Stores Your Bike On The Ceiling

We love stuff. Problem is, the more stuff we accumulate, the less storage we have, and this has long been a problem for bike storage. Flat-Bike-Life …

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Ocean Kitchen - Aquarium Island

Once I'd covered fish aquarium bathroom sinks and aquaponic end tables I figured the whole fish-in-your-furniture schtick had run its course. What …

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