Rebecca Frohock-Roberts

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58 Meters (190ft) Above The Deck!

Russians always have to climb something. even at sea. avast ye comrade!<p>Roman Saitov is a 4th year cadet of the Murmansk State Technical university of …

A Step-by-Step Guide to Hosting or Joining a Twitter Chat

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>A few months ago we started up a new Twitter chat series, #Bufferchat.<p>So far, we’ve talked about everything from productivity to social media monitoring and lots of other topics in between. These days, we have up to 185 participants each week, …

Want This New Innovation? The COOLEST Cooler Ever

It is that time of year again -- the one where we spend time outdoors in the wide open spaces. It finds us trying to pack well-chilled drinks and …

Solderdoodle USB rechargeable soldering iron brings open-source portability

The 7.4-in (18.8 cm) long Solderdoodle is built around a lithium lon battery that charges from any USB port, such as a laptop, mains adapter, USB …

Tokyoflash Kisai Kaidoku Wood Watch

We have seen a number of wooden watches from Tokyoflash before, the latest is the Tokyoflash Kisai Kaidoku Wood watch, the time is displayed using …

New iPhone 6 Rear Shell Photos Show Recessed Volume Buttons, Scratch-Resistant Apple Logo

Last month, luxury modified iPhone vendor Feld & Volk [Instagram page] shared some high-quality photos and a video of the purported rear shell of the iPhone 6. The part was in an intermediate stage of production, and thus had not been fully processed and polished, but it still offered a good look …

5 reasons not to retire in the U.S.

When it comes to retiring, more baby boomers are finding greener (and cheaper) pastures overseas.<p>More than half a million retirees receive their …

Retirement

The Ultimate Guide on How to get More Blog Traffic

So you have just set up your blog and published a few posts. But all you can hear is the sound of crickets. No clicks, comments or meaningful traffic.<p>…

Inside Your Social Media Posts' Invisible Audience

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Awesome news: 490 people saw a tweet I sent out this week! Awesomer still, 16 people either clicked the link, left a reply, or favorited the tweet.<p>And as for the other 474 people?<p>I couldn’t tell you.<p>Did they enjoy the tweet? Did they notice it? Did …

Using Google Now for Reminders

With Google I/O's many announcements came a long awaited feature. Reminders. For the longest time Google Now only allowed reminders in a rudimentary …

Create or delete a reminder - Computer

You can create reminders for tasks and get a notification at the time or place you want. You'll see any reminders you create in the Google app on …

Presenting Your Actual 2013 Facebook Year in Review

Today marks the return of Facebook’s Year in Review feature, which allows you to see a list of the “greatest hits,” if you will, of your past year on Facebook—the 20 “biggest moments” (including everything from tagged pictures to status updates to posts others have left on your wall) based on which …

Crushee Is A New Social Network For Best Friends That Haven't Met Yet

Years ago I worked at a major tech publication right about the time things like Facebook and Myspace were becoming popular. Consequently my colleagues and I received emails nearly daily that all shared one phrase that we all rued. We hated – and still hate – the term, “not just another social …

7 Things We'd Change About LinkedIn

You didn't really think sending the recruiter at your dream company a Facebook message would work, right?<p>That's why you have LinkedIn, the definitive …

Pinterest Acquires Icebergs, The Pinterest For Creatives

Pinterest has acquired Icebergs, a “Pinterest for creative types,” which offered an online collaboration service that allowed users to organize their projects, including not only images, but also articles, files, videos, and other content, and share that content with others. The Barcelona-based …

7 Reasons Why Life Is Better In Switzerland Than America

I lived in Switzerland for two years and then moved to the US. Life in general in Switzerland is IMO, better than U.S., and here's why:<p>So, why did I move? Now, here're 3 reasons where U.S. (well California) fares better than Switzerland:

Switzerland

The Best Items to Get from Amazon Subscribe and Save

Services like Amazon's Subscribe and Save or Target Subscriptions are great for busy people who'd prefer grocery items automatically appear at their …

Personal Finance

10 Secrets to Influencing Absolutely Anyone | Inc.com

Ever wish you were better at getting people to do what you want? You can be. All it takes is practice and desire.<p>I know this from experience. When I first got involved in the American Society of Journalists and Authors, I quickly learned a few things about freelance writers. They're (mostly) …

Body Language

56 Ways to Market Your Business on Pinterest - Copyblogger

In case you’ve been living in a mountain cave in Bhutan for the past couple of months, Pinterest is a relatively new social networking site that …

Infographics

Google Now will change the way we use our smartphones

As Google Now gains more functionality, we see more and more what a Big Deal™ it will become<p>This is not a guess. It's not even a prediction. Google …

Find Yourself: Search Flipboard to Add Content to Your Magazines

MagMaker / December 3, 2013<p>Digital publishing is about putting your content where your readers are. That sounds straightforward, but it’s not so …

Carcoon's mobile paint booth

You're Using Instagram All Wrong

Late last year, Instagram started to really bug me.<p>My feed was quickly losing its consumption value. It would be accurate to say that I felt I had immeasurably spent <i>way too much</i> time staring at (and obligatorily double-tapping) friends' photos that I:<p>1. Had already seen on Facebook<p>2. Don't <i>need</i> to …

Social Media

Use Facebook to Find Your Next Job Instead of LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a popular tool for business networking and job searching. However, recruiter Stéphane Le Viet says Facebook might be an even better too …

AFTER CRIMEA: Top Intelligence Analysts Forecast The 5 Things That Putin Might Do Next

Wikistrat<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin has invaded and annexed Crimea, continuing a Kremlin practice of employing military intervention abroad under the pretext of protecting ethnic Russians and Russian interests.<p>While Putin's creep into Ukraine is far from over, there are other military moves …

Russia

Pietro Belluschi tiny house: Famous architect and son design teahouses in Portland

Architect Pietro Belluschi was internationally celebrated during his lifetime for designing skyscrapers, churches with steeples that pierced the …

How to Curate Your Facebook News Feed

Baby photos. News articles. Selfies. Advertisements. Job announcements.<p>It's likely your Facebook News Feed contains some combination of these, if not …

If your ‘next big thing’ isn’t working, here are 10 Galaxy S4 bug fixes to help

Samsung’s Galaxy S4 is going on a year old, but it’s still one of the best Android phones money can buy. However, just because the GS4 is a great …

Phones

The world's biggest rope swing jump is 600 feet of pure adrenaline rush

Who the hell looks at a 600-foot cliff in South Africa and says "let's build a rope swing here"? Mike Wilson and Andrew Kirkpatrick, that's who. …