Kate Willard

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An 18-year-old entrepreneur has idea that could change the world — and she might help change the tech industry too

A freshman at MIT, Lin helped develop an Android app while interning at the US State Department. She's this year's Youth Poet Laureate in New York City. And She was named to Crain's 20 under 20 list.<p>She's also prospective entrepreneur who's CEO of her own company. And in that role, she could help …

Snorkeling

The next version of Android will be Android 8.1

Details found in the latest Google app beta suggest a new version of Android is on the way.<p>The new version number – 8.1 – was spotted by the folks at <i>9to5Google</i> in version 7.11 of the Google beta app, which is just rolling out to enrollees.<p>The relevant string shows that Android 8.1 will be …

The top 50 apps for creative minds

Our pick of the best tablet and smartphone tools to enable you to make video, music, art and more<p>There’s an ongoing argument in the technology world about whether tablets and smartphones are more focused on consumption than creativity. As time has gone on, though, the number of apps helping us do …

Apps

What 5-letter word describes you perfectly?

“<p>What about you?<p>Ever wondered what 5-letter word sums you up perfectly? We'll ask you 10 questions to find out. Have fun!

I am Rose! Which Golden Girl Are You?

Question 1/12<p>Your favorite holiday is...<p>Labor Day<br>• Valentine's Day<br>• Christmas<br>• Independence Day<br>• Easter<p>Question 2/12<p>In the spring you like to...<p>get your …

Ice Cream

21 Quotes On Womanhood By Female Authors That Totally Nailed It

Books can change the way we feel about ourselves. Sometimes, plots reflect our own experiences, guiding us through the future or refracting our memories through a new lens. Other times, we discover pieces of ourselves sprinkled throughout unfamiliar narratives, finding empathy and resonance in odd …

Great Advice To Writers, From Writers

LIT_Blog_DTOP_BelowTitle_336x280<p>It’s difficult to write and even more difficult to teach or tell someone else how to write. The writing process is …

6 Steps to Love Your life Now ... No Matter What!

<b>"Why does it take cancer to see how blue the sky is? You don't have time for negative energy. Love your life now, no matter what! If I'm not afraid to die, you mustn't be afraid to live."</b><p>These were the life-altering words my friend, Susan Sullivan, said two weeks before cancer took her life. Those …

David Carr, Neil Young and the 7 Year Old

This afternoon I drove through the Santa Cruz Mountains with David Carr and Neil Young, on the way to Neil’s Broken Arrow ranch.I’ve been mining …

Writing

13 Lessons My Kids' Messy Moments Have Taught Me

Here's what I have learned about being a parent. Babies and kids are messy. A newsflash it isn't -- but it is true. They're leaky and they're drippy. They're sticky and they're snotty. And if they didn't look so cute in hats, I am not even sure we would even put up with them.<p>I have three children …

Which Pixar Hero Are You?

Pixar<p>What do you find most attractive in others?<p>x<p>Pixar<p>Which of the following places would you pick to be at right now?<p>x

2-Pack of Fleece Ski Masks

• Protect ears, most of face, and neck<br>• Helps retain warmth during frigid weather<br>• Great for skiing, snowboarding, and snowmobiling<br>• Ventilation for more …

14 Things To Know Before You Start Meditating

New to meditating? It can be confusing. Not new to meditating? It can still be confusing.<p>The practice of meditation is said to have been around for thousands of years -- and yet, in the last few, especially in America, it seems that everyone knows at least one person who has taken on the ancient …

A Beginner's Guide To Eyeliner: 5 Looks That Anyone Can Do

Eyeliner is my favorite beauty product of all time. It’s versatile, easy to use and you can find it in just about every color under the sun. However, …

Photo Series Explores The Intense Relationship Between Little Girls And The Color Pink

To all the grown women reading this right now, take a moment to travel back in time, back to the days of time-outs, playgrounds and nap times. Was your time as a growing girl sprinkled with an inordinate amount of the color pink? For many young women, pink was a contentious topic in the early years …

Connect2Affect: End Social Isolation Among Seniors

Article<p>SOURCE: AARP Foundation<p>Complete the self-assessment and we’ll help you understand how connected you are and provide you with helpful resources.<p>…

Retirement

Barbara Sher's Official Website

Listen to the free recordings: <br>Barbara Sher's Dare to Soar Telesummit: Celebrating 12 Life Changing New Books, with 19 free workshops, lots of prizes …

TED Talks

Quiz: Who's Your Downton Abbey Style Icon?

MASTERPIECE Newsletter<p>Sign up to get the latest news on your favorite shows like <i>Victoria</i>, <i>Sherlock</i> and <i>Poldark</i>, exclusive content, video, sweepstakes …

TV

What Greek Goddess Are You?

What Greek Goddess Are You?<p>en-US<p>Add Your Translation<p>Help us translate this item into more languages.<p>Start translating to:<p>There are so many choices …

How to Publish a Book on Amazon

Connect with Us<p>How to Publish a Book on Amazon<p>No, we’re not talking about reselling a book you’ve just read we’re talking about actually going …

Writing

How to Stop Procrastinating in 3 Minutes With One Simple Question

Feeling stuck right now? Learn the simple question that will pull you out of any time-wasting slump and kick your butt into gear<p>I have a confession to make: I waited until the very last minute to write this column. I had a lot of excuses (I'm not feeling well, it's cold, I'm tired, I have a lot …

Time Management

Do You See Yourself As Others See You?

What Not to Wear After Age 50: The Final Say

Google 'what not to wear after age 50' and you will have your pick of thousands of articles telling you what looks terrible on your old ass body.<p>I want to point out to the writer who wrote the 'no-no' article, you need to remember you are writing for over 50 women, not preschoolers. I don't think …

What two things do people remember about you?

“<p>What about you?<p>What are the two things people always remember about you? Answer these 10 questions to find out!

What Kind Of Marriage Do You Have?

istockphoto<p>How long have you been together overall?<p>x<p>istockphoto<p>Pick the sleeping position that is most comfortable to you:<p>x<p>istockphoto<p>Have you ever …

When Children With Autism Grow Up

I was 23 and needed a summer job; he was 21 and needed full-time support. He's one of an estimated half million people diagnosed with autism who are soon becoming adults — and who society is entirely unprepared for.

5 Tips For Writing A Gratitude Journal (And Keeping At It!)

Connect with Us<p>5 Tips For Writing A Gratitude Journal (And Keeping At It!)<p>As writers, we’re prone to reflection. We contemplate and process the …