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Gift Wrap Inspiration: Origami Bows

Have an upcoming birthday or wedding on your calendar? Make your gifts look extra-special with this party-ready origami bow inspiration from A Spoonful of Sugar!

5 Ways The Withings Activité Is An Activity Tracker For The Stylish (list)

Activity trackers are meant to track your fitness and physical activities and aren’t usually the most fashionable. The wearable pieces of technology …

4 Ways to Reap the Many Beauty Rewards of Greek Yogurt

We are living in the age of yogurt. From the fro-yo phenomenon to the biggest Greek “culture” (ahem) revival since the Parthenon, seemingly no one …

Skin Care

Checker Plus for Gmail

Displays new emails and the sender's contact photo, get notifications or even listen, read or delete them without opening a Gmail or Inbox by Gmail …

Apps

Monyq Brings Order to Finances With Shoeboxes on Shelves

From Mint.com in the US, through to Money Dashboard in the UK, and onto global indie apps such as Dollarbird, there’s no shortage of services designed to help you manage your personal finances. Netherlands-based Monyq, however, is taking a slightly different approach to helping you manage your …

You Win When Using Giveaways to Grow Your Social Audience

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Amassing large social-media audiences is tricky in crowded online spaces, but sweepstakes and contests can be used as powerful enticements. Done correctly, promotions can quickly and easily generate large followings of the right audience …

The $0 Marketing Stack: 41 Free Options to Popular Paid Services and Tools

What tools do you use to get your online marketing work done?<p>Can you do all the same work of a digital marketer, and do it for <b>free</b>?<p>The list of tools …

The Science of Emotion in Marketing: How Our Brains Decide What to Share and Whom to Trust

Every day it seems like we feel hundreds of different emotions – each nuanced and specific to the physical and social situations we find ourselves in.<p>…

A Guide to High Quality Social Media Sharing: What, When and How to Share

The currency of social media is the share.<p>We all want to be the go-to person with the latest news, the most intriguing viral content, or the best …

Infographics

How to Find Your Social Media Marketing Voice: The Best Examples, Questions and Guides

Among the many ways to stand out on social media—killer content, amazing visuals, specific formatting, and more—one that often gets overlooked is …

Marketing

The Best Length for Online Content

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Every so often when I’m tweeting or emailing, I’ll think: Should I really be writing so much?<p>“Europe's leading digital technology conference”It's happening, Join 15k digital minds to shape what's next for your businessI'm interested<p>I tend to get …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

Finally, an E-Bike That Actually Looks as Good as It Rides

E-bikes get a bad rap, and deservedly so. Early models were ugly, heavy, repair-prone, and expensive. In fact, calling them bikes at all can be …

23 health benefits of marijuana

The American public largely supports the legalization of medical marijuana. At least 84% of the public believes the drug should be legal for medical uses, and recreational pot usage is less controversial than ever, with at least 61% of Americans in support.<p>Even though some medical benefits of …

The One Move You Need For a Six-Pack

Use this awesome single-arm move to blast every last inch of your core<p>Two is typically better than one—especially when it comes to ice cream scoops, dollar signs, and hot blondes. But when it comes to sculpting your abs, the best method often involves working one side of your body at a time, says …

Workouts

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best of GQ<p>What Artur Samarin pulled off at a school in small-town Pennsylvania is one of the boldest hoaxes of our time.<p>By Daniel Riley13 hours …

Pinnacle Studio video-editing app comes to iPhone

Your iPhone can capture full 1080p video, making it a surprisingly robust tool for all kinds of moviemaking: vacations, family events, Bigfoot sightings, or even the indie film you're hoping to debut at Sundance.<p>Of course, out of the box there's no way to join or split clips, add titles, create a …

Filmmaking

Evernote And Moleskine Team Up To Create Smart Business Notebook

The notebook is geared toward workers jotting down notes in meetings.<p>Evernote and Moleskine are at it again. The two companies have partnered up to create a special notebook for Evernote users geared toward enterprise customers.<p>The primary difference between the Evernote Business Notebook and the …

5 Ways to Treat Your Skin at Home, from Jennifer Aniston’s Go-To Skin Care Expert

Not all of us can afford spa treatments as often as we’d like, right? To help you re-create star-quality skin care sessions at home, aesthetician to …

A Primer on Nootropics: Supplements to Boost Your Brain | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Mans Denton.</i><p>For all the discussion about health and fitness, the primary driver of the human organism is …

Essential Cocktail Recipes: 30 Best Whiskey Drinks

For the most part, we prefer to drink our whiskey neat. Whether it be our favorite single malt Scotch, or a good ‘ole American Kentucky bourbon. Pour …

The 8 Keys To Success For Facebook Marketing - Jeffbullas's Blog

Facebook has now passed 500 million users and it is a social media platform that cannot be ignored. Many companies are struggling with their efforts …

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YoWindow: A Neat Animated Weather App for iOS

YoWindow sells itself as a “new generation” weather application, featuring a living landscape that reflects the actual weather outside.<p>Thus far, it has been available as a Windows and Mac desktop app, but from today it’s rolling out as an iPhone app too.<p>Welcome to the world of YoWindow<p>YoWindow is a …

Pentatonix Creates "The Evolution of Music" A Cappella Time Capsule - What's Trending

A cappella sensation Pentatonix has woven together a medley of music not just throughout the years or the decades, but throughout the …

90 Year-Old Grandma Freaks Out Over Oculus Rift 3D Virtual Reality Headset - What's Trending

"Is it my eyes or are the leaves blowing in the wind?"<p>Oculus Rift could do worse than snipping footage of this lady's experience into a commercial …

Living in: Great cities for public transport

From Munich to Taipei, these five cities are known for having efficient, well-incorporated mass transit systems, making it easy for residents to manage the urban sprawl.<p>Almost nothing affects today’s urban citizen more than how they get around their city. From work to play, from home to the office, …

Nine "Free" Credit-Card Benefits You Don't Know You Have

You almost certainly know about the miles or points you get on each credit-card purchase -- presumably, that's why you chose the card or cards you use for travel. And you may know about the collision coverage most cards provide for a rented car. But many cards provide other travel benefits that you …