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A Pure White California Beach Cottage

Tour a tranquil cottage on the coast.<p>Designer Carolyn Espley-Miller decorated her Carpinteria, California, beach house with white walls, slipcovered seating, and antiques to create a tranquil and serene space. Get more decorating ideas for coastal homes.

Interior Design

12 New Companies That Will Make Going To College Unnecessary

People have started to realize that putting in four years and racking up tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars in debt only to find yourself out of a job (or working as a barista at Starbucks) is a raw deal.<p>Some entrepreneurs and academics have decided to do something about it. They're looking …

Kickstarter almost enabled a $120,000 fraud, and it’s not the first

Kickstarter just narrowly averted what would have been the biggest definitive fraud in the crowdfunding site’s history. It shut down the Kobe Red project, which promised to deliver mouthwatering beef jerky made from Japanese cows fed on 100% organic feed and treated to beer and massages (we’re not …

Is 'Shark Tank' Really Worth 5% Of Your Company? Business Owners Say 'Absolutely'

This morning the New York Times reported an interesting piece of information about <i>Shark Tank</i>, the popular ABC show where business owners pitch their companies to a group of high-profile investors, including billionaire Mark Cuban. Just for appearing on the show, owners agree to give up 5% of their …

71% Of Millennials Want Their Co-Workers To Be A 'Second Family'

There are 80 million Millennials in the workforce and they want to work with people they care about. In the infographic below provided to us by PGI, the data says that 71% of Millennials want their co-workers to be a second family.<p>Furthermore, 75% of them say they want to have mentors and think …

Kate Middleton Trooping The Colour: Duchess Celebrates Queen In Pastel Pink (PHOTOS)

Being a queen is officially the best job ever. Not only do you get to wear sparkling crowns and gorgeous gowns, you get to celebrate your birthday <i>twice</i> -- and with a 41-gun salute.<p>Saturday's annual Trooping the Colour parade honored Queen Elizabeth's 87th birthday (which actually happened back on …