kbmccarthy

41 Added | 8 Magazines | 2 Likes | 5 Following | 1 Follower | @kbmccarthy | Keep up with kbmccarthy on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “kbmccarthy”

10 Best iPhone News and News Reader Apps

Keeping up with the news used to be pretty simple. You picked up your preferred tabloid or broadsheet newspaper on the way to work, or tuned into a scheduled news bulletin on the radio or your TV.<p>The internet has transformed the way in which news is created and distributed though. Keeping up with …

Instagram users interact with brand posts at double the rate of Facebook users

Home Sweet Home

Inside Flipboard / June 16, 2014<p>For those of us who can’t even keep succulents alive in our homes, magazines like ELLE DECOR induce us into a state …

10 National Parks to See Before You Die

Originally Published on on CNTraveler.com<p>Our national parks are overwhelming in every way -- in number, in size, in their capacity to inspire wonder. And the question remains: Which one will you see next? For the following introduction to, and celebration of, our nation's greatest natural …

National Parks

Snapchat Files Trademarks To Handle Payments

Snappay? Snapchat may try to monetize by processing peer-to-peer payments, money transfers, or online payments, according to two trademarks it filed earlier this week. Owned by Snapchat and filed on July 11th by an attorney at Cooley, which is known to be Snapchat’s law firm, the trademarks could …

10 Inspiring WordPress Designs Worth Stealing - Jeffbullas's Blog

For those who haven’t received the memo yet, WordPress is still the de facto blogging platform despite the heavy influx of other incredible …

Tag: DIY

Pop Romance: 11 High/Low Design Ideas to Steal from Hero in Paris<p>by Annie Quigley<p>A Two-Week, $1,000, 500-Square-Foot Rental Overhaul by a Design …

Amazing Seed Stitch Wrap

For this Amazing Seed Stitch Wrap we dipped our brush into eleven buckets of the most beautifully pigmented paints we could imagine. With wide …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

Yahoo Is Making A Huge Bet On Digital Magazines About Tech And Food

The fresh online offerings were showcased by Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer during a Consumer Electronics Show (CES) keynote presentation at a packed theater in Las Vegas.<p>"Yahoo is about making the world's daily habits inspiring and entertaining, and there are few places as inspiring and …

Advertising

9 Common Myths about Clearing Clutter.

Every Wednesday is Tip Day or List Day.<p>One of my key realizations about happiness, and a point oddly under-emphasized by positive psychologists, …

The Best Years Of My Life... Were The Last Years Of My Parents' Lives

<b>I made a commitment. . .</b><p>I told my husband I was going to make my parents a top priority in my life. He agreed. On my mom's 80th birthday in 1999, we physically moved my parents to a new home less than a mile from our house. We equipped the place with everything an octogenarian needed to "age in …

#Hashtag, Jimmy Fallon & Justin Timberlake Mimic a Twitter Conversation in Real Life

In “#Hashtag,” Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake mimic what a Twitter conversation sounds like in real life. #DontSayHashtag<p>In addition to this …

Justin Timberlake

Clever Minimalist Illustrations Compare Paris and New York

Freelance art director and graphic designer Vahram Muratyan lives between Paris and New York. As a result of his travels and his interest in the frequently visited cities, he began a blog that visually compares the similarities, both obvious and subtle, between the two major metropolises.<p>In the …

Minimalism

Neatly Stacked Shirts Reveal Superheroes

Redditor Laki2 took an idle moment from the retail lifestyle to arrange these shirts beautifully. Now his task is to ensure that no one messes them …

Detailed Floor Plans of TV Show Apartments

Iñaki Aliste Lizarralde is a professional interior designer from Spain. In his free time he makes detailed floor plans of homes from popular …

Best and Worst Pumpkin-Flavored Treats

You know it's almost fall when you start seeing pumpkin products popping up everywhere. Though pumpkin alone is rich in potassium and chock-full of …

Nutrition

Link About It: This Week's Picks

1. Gary Card's Abandoned Amusement Park<p>Renowned set designer Gary Card has created larger-than-life, fantastical works for everyone from Lady Gaga and the New York Times' T Magazine, to the London concept store LN-CC. In his first solo exhibition, "Abandoned Amusement Park Attraction," Card pushes …

Diapers

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …

Luxury Daily

Luxury marketers deeply engaged consumers on digital platforms through games, exclusive content and product personalization tools during the first …

I Heart HGTV Blog

June 30<p>Who doesn't love a party that revolves around melted butter?<p>June 30<p>Mom, can you send us off to camp, please?<p>June 29<p>This is for the …

I Heart HGTV Blog

June 30<p>Who doesn't love a party that revolves around melted butter?<p>June 30<p>Mom, can you send us off to camp, please?<p>June 29<p>This is for the …

13 Reasons You Aren't As Successful As You Should Be

You’re smart and creative, but for some reason you just never seem to get ahead in life. But whether or not you want to see it, there are very real …

Self-improvement

Sharing Slides and Influencing People

5 Awesome Resources For Learning Today's Most Marketable Skills

<i>"I'm excited by the possibilities." - Bill Gates</i><p>One characteristic connecting many of history's greatest minds is a fanatical desire for continuous learning. Bill Gates is notorious for reading Time Magazine cover-to-cover so he can go on to his next activity having learned something new (even if …

Fireworks Photography Tips and Techniques

When you are going to photograph fireworks, be prepared. Make sure you have enough memory cards and extra batteries. You will need to take a tripod, …

Landscape Photography

Flipboard For Businesses, Professionals and Job Seekers

Inside Flipboard / June 19, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …

Summer's Hottest Beach Reads

Whether youre downloading them or buying them at Barnes and Noble, these page-turners are worth tossing in your tote.<p>Whether you're downloading them or buying them at Barnes and Noble, these page-turners are worth tossing in your tote.

Books

Couture Furniture at Off-the-Rack Prices from Sofa.com

NYC-based designer Zak Profera of textile and interior design house Zak+Fox partners with UK-based Sofa.com on a new line of upholstered sofas and …