Janeanna Ninga Rivera

25 Added | 1 Magazine | 4 Likes | 1 Following | 1 Follower | @ninga3 | Keep up with Janeanna Ninga Rivera 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 “Janeanna Ninga Rivera”

A company on Kickstarter has figured out a genius way to charge your phone

It's similar to Apple's MagSafe power connector, which allows you to easily plug and unplug the power connector to your laptop with a satisfying magnetic snap.<p>Most importantly, it also detaches if <i>and when</i> someone trips on the power cord, which could break the cord and send your laptop hurtling …

Crowd Funding

Dogs on tricycles - Guinness World Records Classics

World Records

Six Clicks: Apps to customize your Android smartphone | ZDNet

Themer<p>To start down the customization path, Themer is an Android launcher -- a kind of skin for your device which allows you to install custom …

Apps

Money and happiness: When does an extra dollar stop making us more content.

You can thank one Mr. Dan Price for the Internet's feel-good business story of the day. The founder and chief executive of Seattle-based credit card …

Happiness

New Liquid-Based 3D Printer Takes Minutes, Not Hours

Plus it has a real Terminator vibe<p>Rapid prototyping may soon get a whole lot more rapid, thanks to an entirely new method of 3D printing. Instead of taking hours to 3D-print something, it might soon take minutes.<p>The UNC-Chapel Hill researchers, who described their new process in the journal <i>Science</i>, …

3D Printing

6 Best Free Weather Apps for Android

The weather is absolutely nuts out there, and it seems as though at any moment it can rain, snow or be a clear day. The best way to check the weather …

4 Books Every Aspiring Coffee Nerd Should Read

Measuring coffee's golden ratio, getting proper extraction, choosing a favorite brewing method, even using the right water; the coffee world is rich …

Coffee

Top Anti-Inflammatory Foods, Herbs, and Spices

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Herbs and cooking spices contain a wide variety of antioxidants, minerals and vitamins, and help maximize the nutrient density of your …

Turn Your Handwriting into a Font for Free

Think your handwriting is pretty neat? Well here’s your chance to share it with the world by turning it into a font, and it gets better, it’s free to do thanks to the good people at MyScriptFont.com<p>The process is quite simple, though you will need access to a printer and flatbed scanner. After your …

Victor Hugo’s Drawings Made with Coal, Dust & Coffee (1848-1851)

If you know of Victor Hugo, you most likely know him as the man of letters who wrote books like <i>Les Misérables</i> and <i>Notre-Dame de Paris</i> (better known in …

Drawing

They wanted to make a phenomenon. They made $10 million. The story of Crossy Road. | Polygon

"Crossy Road, I think, feels a lot like a premium game, in a weird way."<p>"That's way, way, way, way, way more than we thought we would get."<p>"I was a nervous wreck."

Eat These Foods for Faster Recovery from Injury

To mend muscles and fix fractures more quickly, look no further than your local market<p>When an injury sidelines a cyclist, the natural reaction is to cut back on calories until it's time to ride—and burn energy—again. But the healing process demands fuel, too. "It's like fixing a house," says sports …

Nutrition

From Design to Street Art, 5 Looks Inside Great Creators' Notebooks

<i>A round-up of intimate drawings from Meriwether Lewis, Milton Glaser, Stefan Sagmeister, and other bright minds</i><p>The nature and origin of creativity is the subject of many a theory. But, rather than theorizing about it, wouldn't it be great if we could just lift the lid of a great creative mind and …

Everyone Should Learn These 15 Management Skills To Be A Better Person

Anyone in the professional world knows and understand the importance of a manager in business, managers bring organisation and order amongst diverse …

Playful Handbags Create Optical Illusions of Cartoon Drawings

These playful handbags rolled out by designer Jump from Paper create clever optical illusions that make the accessories look like flat cartoon cutouts. The Taiwanese label uses exaggerated black piping and dramatic color blocks to achieve a brash, one-dimensional perspective.<p>From a distance, the …

Drawing

Finnish Researchers Create Solar Electric Forest with 3D Printed Trees

Solar power technologies are the focus of voluminous research efforts, and now a team of scientists at the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland …

Clean Energy

Get That Graphics Tablet Functionality With Astropad

Did you ever wish you could sync up your iPad’s drawing or painting app directly with your Mac? Now you can with Astropad, a brand new app that literally mirrors your Mac desktop via Wi-Fi or USB.<p>Created by two ex-Apple engineers — Matt Ronge and Giovanni Donelli — Astropad works with several …

Manufacturing And 3D Printing

The world of manufacturing is changing very quickly thanks to the rapid growth of an amazing technology. As you may know, 3D printing uses a few …

3D Printing

Why Donald Glover Is The Spiderman We Need

On Monday night, after Marvel announced that it had recovered Spiderman from a beleaguered Sony Pictures, it started again. We had heard it before, back before Sony cast Andrew Garfield as Spiderman. The message was this: that Donald Glover, of Community had Childish Gambino fame, would be the …

Donald Glover

A Pixelated Platform Game That Never Plays the Same Way Twice

<i>Minecraft</i> set the gaming world on fire by creating a world where anything can be built. <i>Moonman</i> offers almost the opposite experience. Its eponymous …

Anime

15 Proven Ways to Encourage Employee Happiness and Engagement

As a leader of people you need to encourage happiness in every facet of your business. I’ve created 10 techniques that will help your company be …

Happiness

A Hacked 3D Printer Is Teleporting Objects Like in 'Star Trek'

Scotty, the 3D scanning/printing combo, destroys your designs before it transports them to be printed again.<p><i>Images via</i><p>Meet Scotty: a 3D printer and scanner that “teleports” objects in a way that demolishes the original and reproduces an exact replica inside a 3D printer nearby. Created by a team of …

Star Trek

DIY Metal 3D Printing Coming to Your Garage Soon With No Warping & Easy Removal From Print Bed

Metal printing in 3D has been, and for the most part still is, the bailiwick of brilliant technicians working with the bleeding edge in technology, …

3D Printing

CNBC Has Logo 3D Printed by Shapeways' Designer Ryan Kittleson

Designer Ryan Kittleson<p>3D printing seems to be making the news quite often as of late. Whether it is because of medical breakthroughs that the …

3D Printing