Karissa Hearn

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Advertisers take note of dads' larger role in back-to-school shopping

Though traditionally back-to-school purchases were considered a mom's responsibility, dads are increasingly taking a role in household purchases, and …

Parenting

The 2016 Harlem EatUp Festival Is Ready To Make Your Tastebuds Dance

While festival season is in full swing and attendees purchase tickets to see their favorite artist or band perform, for the die hard foodie whose …

Die Hard

Trump's Plan for American-Made iPhones Would Be Disastrous

The Donald Trump stump speech is stunningly repetitive.<p>From the snow-covered stadiums of Manchester, New Hampshire, to the gilded halls of the …

These Yoga Brands Are Better Than Lululemon — & Cheaper Too

Yes, we've all developed a love affair with Lululemon over the years — but our bank accounts are finally starting to revolt. What are we supposed to …

How Not to Get Left Behind When Robots Come for Our Jobs

Imagine a world in which robots replace swaths of jobs, wars are fought with code and jobs continue to cluster around urban hubs.<p>Alec Ross was the …

Income Inequality

Chef Del Grande returns for super party

Twenty-five years ago, chef Robert Del Grande headed to the Super Bowl as one of the nation's top chefs invited to cook at the big game's first Taste …

Should U.S. Workers Fear Robots? Former Clinton Adviser Talks Tech

When Alec Ross worked as a senior adviser to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, his work took him to countries around the world to explore innovation firsthand.<p>His new book out on Tuesday, "The Industries of the Future," takes a long look at how robots, artificial intelligence and technology in …

Artificial Intelligence

Dine and Dish: "Taste of the NFL" to be held at the Cow Palace

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Do you feel shut out of all the Super Bowl celebrity parties?<p>On Wednesday night on Dine and Dish, Vicki Liviakis has the …

How to rock the ‘Athleisurewear' look

The word ‘Athleisurewear’ was added to the dictionary last year. It's the workout to work look, and Emily Loftiss is here to show us how it's</b> …

Army Veteran Knows No Limits in Recovery

Quadruple amputee Travis Mills finds family’s inspiration is fuel to thrive<p>Many fathers teach their children to walk. Travis Mills taught himself and his daughter Chloe to walk at the same time. “We learned together,” he says. “Not many people share that experience.”<p>Retired U.S. Army Staff Sgt. …

Veterans

“Tough As They Come”, Travis Mills on Surviving an IED Explosion, and Life As A Quadruple Amputee

FOX News Radio's Lauren Faulkner spends A Few Moments with an amazing individual, war veteran and quadruple amputee, Travis Mills. On April 10, 2012, United States Army Staff Sergeant Travis Mills of the 82nd Airborne went to work. In TOUGH AS THEY COME, Travis shares his story of surviving "a …

Penguin Random House

After a Roadside Bomb Cost Him His Limbs, This Veteran Runs On

An explosion in Afghanistan left retired U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Travis Mills a quadruple amputee, but running blades and determination helped him reclaim his life.<p>Travis Mills, 28, is a retired U.S. Army staff sergeant of the 82nd Airborne. He is also a father, a husband, a quadruple amputee, and …

8 Books Perfect for Veterans Day

More by M.B.<p>Here are more military-themed books to check out this Veterans Day. <i></i><p><b>Forgotten: The Untold Story of D-Day’s Black Heroes, At Home and At …

This Soldier Lost His Arms and Legs and Now He Runs and Snowboards

I've always been a big, athletic guy. At my peak, I was 6-foot-3, 275 pounds, with 22-inch biceps and a 64-inch chest. My whole body was rock-solid. …

With technology and determination, war veteran who lost his arms, legs gets his life back

Days after a roadside bomb in Afghanistan blew off his legs and an arm, Army Staff Sergeant Travis Mills was lying in a military hospital in Germany in excruciating pain. Thinking about his family and all the things he might never do again, the Michigan native considered ending it all.<p>“I quit,” he …

Prosthetics

Electricity From A Soccer Ball? This Startup’s Kinetic Energy Tech Is Lighting The Developing World [VIDEO]

Jessica O. Matthews has a grand vision for the future, a future in which national grids are supplemented by everyday objects. A future in which …

Expanding clothing chain Yogasmoga to open first N.J. location

Athletic apparel store is coming to the Mall at Short Hills.

New Jersey

5 questions with Rubicon CEO Nate Morris on his Uber team, N.Y. investors and Leonardo DiCaprio - New York Business Journal

By Anthony Noto <br>– Reporter, New York Business Journal<p>Sep 23, 2015, 10:00am EDT<p>Nate Morris wants to Uberize trash hauling. His company, Rubicon …

Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Virtual Reality and Self-Driving Cars

Happy Monday everybody! In today’s Tech.Co deals roundup we’ve got some some big funding news from Rubicon Global, a company valued at over $500 …

Dwnld raises $12M to help non-coders turn their websites into native mobile apps

Dwnld, a build-your-own-app startup from early Pinterest investor Fritz Lanman and Alexandra Keating, has raised $12 million from Greylock Partners.<p>Founded out of New York in 2014, the company will use this new cash influx to expand its current services with new tools “centered on engagement and …

The brick-and-mortar battle to become the next Lululemon

It’s no secret that women’s fitness fashion is taking off faster than a treadmill sprint, with activewear e-commerce gaining a bigger presence, indie …

Beyond the Sweat Suit: The Best Athleisure Apparel

The athleisure trend is spiking, as guys want to be able to go from a workout to a casual setting without having to change clothes. Yoga is one of …

Latina

Meet Fortune's 2015 Most Promising Women Entrepreneurs

From drones to metal alloys to snack foods—that covers the range of innovation coming from <i>Fortune</i>’s newly anointed Most Promising Women …

Kick, jump and play your way to renewable energy with these empowering products

Soccer, or football as it's known in most countries and cultures, is the unequivocally most popular sport in the world. Globally, around 270 million …

Women in Business Q&A: Tapasya Bali, Co-Founder and COO, YOGASMOGA

<i>Tapasya Bali is the Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of YOGASMOGA. YOGASMOGA is a designer, manufacturer and retailer of Yoga inspired athletic apparel and accessories and is proudly made in the USA. Tapasya is significantly influenced by her upbringing in the Himalayas and the culture of</i> …

Travel Like an Editor: Sharon Clott Kanter’s Anniversary Getaway to Bali

A Sporty Bikini<p>“I wrote about the cutaway bikini top for the July issue’s What’s Now section, so I made sure to pack one for this trip. This one by …

Yogasmoga opens a summer pop-up store in lower Manhattan

Summer yoga pant shopping on the waterfront, anyone?<p>Growing New York city-based fitness fashion brand Yogasmoga just opened a pop-up shop inside …

Powerful Women Share Their Thoughts on Leadership

Small Business Success Story: Online Retailers Get Physical

This is the era of Internet shopping, with tens of millions of people doing their purchasing online every year. So when Eyal Levy decided to sell a …

Small Business