Pierre Hildebrand

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Why Are Little Kids in Japan So Independent?

In Japan, small children take the subway and run errands alone, no parent in sight. The reason why has more to do with social trust than self-reliance.<p>It’s a common sight on Japanese mass transit: children troop through train cars, singly or in small groups, looking for seats.<p>They wear knee socks, …

Criminology

Spotify told us the top 20 songs people listen to in the shower — here they are

At a conference earlier this week, Ek revealed that there are 39,000 active playlists named "Shower." And these playlists get 550,000 streams every day. (No pun intended).<p>But what songs are these people listening to in the shower?<p>Business Insider reached out to Spotify to find out which songs go …

Music

Sheet-Pan Paella with Chorizo, Mussels, and Shrimp

This classic Spanish dish comes together in a snap when cooked on a baking sheet.

Starbucks Kills Its Line With An App

Starbucks has enabled mobile ordering across the U.S. for iOS and Android devices, so you’ll never have to wait in line again.<p>It’s 9:30 a.m. outside Starbucks’s two-story flagship store in the heart of Chicago’s prime aged meat market, the Viagra triangle, and though rush hour is over and the …

10 Surprising Facts About LEGO

You're never going to look at your favorite toy the same way again.<p>Like Easy-Bake Ovens and Troll dolls, you probably remember these famous plastic bricks fondly from your childhood. But did you know the first one was made in 1932 and out of wood? Didn't think so. Here are a few more facts you …

Give Us a Few Flips, And We’ll Give You the World…in The Daily Edition

The Daily Edition is a new essential for Flipboard readers who want a fast, definitive roundup of the day’s news—with a little bit of fun thrown in …

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