Juliaa Martin

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Ethical, Vegan, Stylish Bags

<i>This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of High fashion. Zero cruelty. GUNAS New York.. All opinions are 100% mine.</i>If you ask my husband …

7 Genius Ways to Make Tofu Actually Taste Good

Yep, it’s possible.<p>Let's face it: If you don't know how to prepare tofu, this vegetarian protein can be totally blah. (Some may even say it’s straight-up gross.) But since tofu is pretty freakin' healthy, it's worth the extra effort in the kitchen.<p>“Tofu is one of only a handful of plant-based foods …

Nutrition

Six alternative web browsers you should know about

Most people are only familiar with the “big five” web browsers — Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari and Opera. But there are hundreds of …

Apple Patent Details A Siri For Mac That Acts As A Virtual “Third Hand”

Apple has a new patent application published by the USPTO today (via AppleInsider) which details a desktop incarnation of its Siri virtual assistant. The iOS Siri software has long been something observers have expected to make the jump to OS X, but so far, only its voice dictation component has …

swivelCard: A Shape-Shifting USB Business Card That Lets You Share Your Photo Portfolio in Style

Looking for a slick and unique way to share your contact info and photo portfolio with prospective clients? Check out the swivelCard, a transforming …

The Civil Wars' Joy Williams and John Paul White Officially Part Ways

The Civil Wars is officially over.<p>The folk duo – made up of Joy Williams, 31, and John Paul White – announced their formal decision to split on …

OMsignal unveils ‘biometric smartwear’ T-shirts for fitness geeks, quantified selfers, and you

Smart wearables are here, and they’re huge. But most of them just hang on your wrist and count your steps.<p>That’s about to change, as your clothing gets smart — and starts talking.<p>Montréal-based OMsignal is launching today with four smart bio-sensing T-shirts that track your heart rate, breathing …

Anti-surveillance mask lets you pass as someone else

If the world starts looking like a scene from "Matrix 3" where everyone has Agent Smith's face, you can thank Leo Selvaggio.<p>His rubber mask aimed at foiling surveillance cameras features his visage, and if he has his way, plenty of people will be sporting the Personal Surveillance Identity …

Mapper's delight: rap's lyrical journeys captured with light

Inspired by Pablo Picasso's light paintings, an artist has created light pen drawings that map the geographical mentions in hip hop lyrics. Last year, Tahir Hemphill set out to create a database containing every lyric in rap history for his Kickstarter-funded Hip Hop Word Count project, and he's …

6 Gorgeous Concept Photos Of The Big-Screen iPhone 6

A few weeks ago, The Wall Street Journal reported that Apple plans to release two new iPhones with bigger screens this year.<p>The first device will have just under a 5-inch screen, likely 4.7 inches to keep the same size ratio the 4-inch iPhone 5S has. The second phone will have a very large screen, …

Ringblingz Is Wearable Tech That Helps Teens Stay Connected

The lack of wearable technology created just for teenagers is surprising, especially when you consider how tech-obsessed kids are: the average American teen spends 7.5 hours consuming media, while 70% of 13 to 17 year olds now own a smartphone. A new startup called Ringblingz wants to tap into this …

Wearables unlikely to topple smartphone sales by 2018

Despite being a heavily touted next big thing, wearable technology still has some way to go before it topples the mighty smartphone, according to a new report<p>The rise of connected devices, wearables and the Internet of Things is likely to contribute to as estimated 271 million connections between …

Amazon's 'Flow' uses your iPhone's camera to make a shopping list

Earlier this week, Amazon brought its "Flow" image recognition technology to the retailer's main iOS app. The feature, which has long been available as a standalone utility, lets iPhone users add products to their Amazon shopping list simply by capturing them with the device's built-in camera. Flow …

LG G Flex Review: More Than Just a Curve

LG's G Flex is the world's first flexible smartphone, but is it a smartphone "first" that's worth it? We take a look to see if the G Flex is any good or if it's all gimmick.<p><b>On sale date:</b> Available now<p><b>Price:</b> around $650 off contract<p><b>Smartphones are not what they were five</b> years ago, and no one can …

Forgotify Only Plays Spotify Songs That No One Has Ever Played Before

Indie music? <i>Pffft.</i> Indie music is way too main stream, man. All the <i>cool</i> kids are into music that <i>no one has ever heard.</i><p>Meet Forgotify. Forgotify tears through Spotify in search of songs with zero plays, playing only the songs that <i>no one else</i> has ever listened to.<p>Certainly, there can’t be many of …

Webcast: Almost Acoustic Christmas + Not So Silent Night

This weekend marks the return of two massive radio concerts: KROQ’s Almost Acoustic Christmas in Los Angeles and Live 105’s Not So Silent Night in …

The Offseason: My Life Between Warped Tours - Warped Roadies

Lorde performs “Royals” at Grammy nominations concert

The nominees for the 2014 Grammy Awards were officially revealed during a live television broadcast on Friday night. The night also featured …

How To Make Your Computer Monitor Invisible To Everyone But You

Turns out you don't need that SkyMall privacy screen after all. As YouTube user Brusspup demonstrates, if you have an old LCD monitor lying around you can make your screen virtually invisible to anyone but yourself.<p>The trick works by removing the polarizing filter from your monitor and inserting …

Demonstration

This A Capella Cover Of "Little Drummer Boy" Will Get You In The Holiday Spirit

Christmas came early, and it's on the form of these angelic voices.

Music

Sky Ferreira performs on Letterman, plus new video for “Night Time, My Time”

Sky Ferreira continued to support of her major label debut, <i>Night Time, My Time</i>, appearing on Monday night’s episode of the <i>Late Show with David</i> …

Would you let your son give you a tattoo?

There are plenty of things a dad will subject himself to in the name of good fun with his kids: Letting his daughter dress him up in a frilly tutu …

Tattoos

Rihanna gets traditional Maori tattoo on her hand with a mallet and chisel in New Zealand

Rihanna doesn’t do things by halves as she proved when she had her latest tattoo hammered into her skin using a chisel and a mallet.<p>The 25-year-old …

Banana Tattooing, an Increasingly Popular Art Form

Up until a few years ago, people rarely looked at bananas as anything more than delicious fruits, let alone as an art medium. But that was before …

Augmented Reality Brings Tattoos to Life

A recent exhibit used augmented reality and iPads to turn tattoos into works of 3D art.<p>Visual artist Alison Bennett created the "Shifting Skin" …

Skin Tattoo Monitors Your Body Temperature

When it comes to grafting electronics onto skin, John Rogers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign churns out epidermic tech at a …