Christie Pham

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banana, nutella and salted pistachio popsicles

Growing up, we made popsicles by pouring orange juice into these molds, letting them freeze and eating them outside so we didn’t sticky up the …

How Long Does It Take To Get Out Of Shape?

<i>Not long, but you can maintain your fitness level with minimal workouts.</i><p>It’s the runner’s biggest question and worst fear: how quickly can I get out …

Fun and Imaginative Photos of a Toy Plane Soaring in the Sky

Macau-based web designer and developer Varun Thota (@vnthota) has an Instagram feed full of photos depicting dynamic metropolitan life, but his series <i>My Toy Plane</i> (#mytoyplane) takes his creative vision to new heights. The imaginative photos show a hand guiding a toy airplane overhead in various …

Now You Can Book Your Train Ticket And Flight All In One Place

So you can book your flight, your hotel, your rental car and any combination necessary to get your trip rolling on the various travel websites out there, but you may not have realized one key mode of transportation that has been so rudely left out: Amtrak.<p>When you're using the big name booking …

Scout GPS app keeps your gas and coffee detour to a minimum

Telenav wants its latest Scout update for iPhone to stand out from other nav apps by giving what it claims 80 percent of us want while driving: gas, coffee, or food. You can now select a spot serving one of those <i>sans</i> typing and be sure it's decent thanks to a user feedback feature that even …

From An Ex-Googler, An App To Kill Expense Reports

Abacus lets you file your expenses–and get paid back–in real time from your phone.<p>Ted Power had just gotten his dream job at Google, but the first thing he experienced with the company was more like something out of the movie <i>Office Space</i>. “I was based in the New York office, but my manager was in …

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Pocket prototype for Android Wear smartwatches saves stories to bigger screens

Now that Google has a preview of the Android Wear smartwatch platform, the app makers and service providers will start to follow. Pocket is among the …

Delta is offering the opportunity to meet entrepreneurs at 35,000 feet

A new program being run by Delta is offering the opportunity to meet entrepreneurs at a height like never before; 35,000 feet.<p>Delta Innovation Class hopes to attract innovative leaders and experts from across a range of industries to fly Delta and offer the opportunity for users of LinkedIn to meet …

Visualize shared links, trends with BuzzSumo

If your job requires you to know which topics are the most discussed on social media or if you are simply a curious denizen of the Internet, BuzzSumo will show you which links are making the rounds.<p>Head to the BuzzSumo Web site and enter a topic or domain name. BuzzSumo will return a list of …

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Design & Development News | The Next Web

All stories in Design & Dev<p>Google adds 'Theming' to Material Design to unify designs across applications<p>Google today announced several updates to Material Design, the company's visual design language and set of specifications for applications should look. While rumors persisted up to the event that …

Nakamoto denies creating Bitcoin

The man Newsweek tagged as the creator of bitcoin on Monday gave his strongest denial yet that he had anything to do with the virtual currency.<p>In a statement provided by his lawyer, Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto said he “unconditionally” rejected the March 6 Newsweek report and said the first time he …

Get Educated: Recommended Projects and Tutorials

As with most fields that are technology driven, in photography, if you don’t keep moving you’ll quickly find yourself dead in the water. This is why …

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This Italian Town Looks Like It's Out Of A Fairytale

Welcome to Alberobello! This little Italian <i>comune</i> is located in the Bari province of Puglia, Italy.<p>Alberobello is known for its trulli -- limestone dwellings with domed, conical or pyramidal roofs -- which are on the UNESCO world heritage list. The structures look like they're straight out of a …

New Jersey slaps MIT Bitcoin hackers with subpoena — and they’re fighting back

The MIT students behind Bitcoin mining program Tidbit won the “most innovative” award at a recent hackathon.<p>But they will soon face a ruling from another kind of judge: one employed by the state of New Jersey.<p>In early December, a few weeks after the hackathon, the New Jersey division of consumer …

Paris Politician Wants to Turn Abandoned Metro Stations Into Attractions

Paris might soon give tourists a reason to look underground instead up and around at the city of lights.<p>Paris mayoral candidate Nathalie …

The Bitcoin bump: stores turn to virtual currency for a marketing boost

Accepting Bitcoin brings press and a surge of geeky customers<p>Sapan Shah started accepting the virtual currency Bitcoin at his Subway franchise in the Philadelphia suburb of Allentown in November. Almost immediately, people began trickling in from out of state just to experience the novelty of …

6 Volunteer Vacations to Experience

Yes, staying in a luxury hotel and parking your bum on the beach makes for an enjoyable getaway, but what if you're looking for a trip that's more meaningful? Innovative companies are unveiling enticing voluntourism (volunteer tourism) opportunities in a variety of locations, giving travelers the …

27 Red Velvet Desserts That Want To Be Your Valentine

Some things are meant to be.

5 New Travel Startups to Watch This Week

This week’s roundup of travel startups features five new apps that want to help users move and connect more efficiently. And they use data, …

Canada National Parks

What’s your fancy: sandy beaches, rocky coasts, lush forests, or glacial lakes? Canada has them all, in a national park system that’s one of the world’s best.

Elon Musk's Hyperloop Needs This Gorgeous Passenger Station

There's been plenty of analysis of exactly how Elon Musk's Hyperloop could work, but there hasn't been much imagination on how passengers could …

Law Library of Congress releases report on Bitcoin's legal status around the world

The question of how to legally account for Bitcoin is becoming more urgent as adoption of the virtual currency spreads and Bitcoin-related companies come under legal scrutiny. But for users and entrepreneurs, the global legal landscape is murky at best.<p>More and more governments are coming out with …

Gorgeous Hawaii Captured in Timelapse Video

We got an email today from Boston-based engineering student Julian Tryba about a timelapse video he made of Hawaii. We were swept away by his gorgeous images of Maui and Oahu, a wonderful antidote to the wintertime blues. He clearly hiked up to some high-quality views. We hope you will enjoy it. …

Workout Of The Week: Brad Hudson’s 1-2-3-2-1 Fartlek

A few years ago I had the privilege of collaborating with Brad Hudson on a training book entitled Run Faster from the 5K to the Marathon. Brad was a …

Tough Treadmill Workouts That Will Kick Your Ass

Stuck inside for your run? These 6 routines are anything but run-of-the-mill<p>If you dread the tread, check out these six routines that will help you outrun boredom and get better results than ever.<p><b>Turn Up Your Tempo</b> Set the incline to 1 percent and warm up with 10 minutes of easy running. Then set …