Mandy Prescott

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#flipshopping: Spring Fever

Inside Flipboard / March 21, 2014<p>Spring is finally here, and for those who’ve dealt with a frigid winter, the warm weather can’t come soon enough. …

One Year and Seven Million Flipboard Magazines Later, Find One Just for You

Inside Flipboard / March 27, 2014<p>One year ago, we unveiled Flipboard 2.0 — the version of Flipboard that enabled anyone to collect and share their …

Introducing Flipboard's First Foray into Video Games

Introducing Flipboard’s First Foray into Video Games<p>Inside Flipboard / April 1, 2014<p>In 2010, humans spent 3 billion hours a week playing video …

#flipshopping: Gifts for Mom

Inside Flipboard / April 29, 2014<p>We love our moms and we want to show them how much we care, but let’s be honest: sometimes they’re a little tricky …

Help Us Curate a News Magazine About Your Favorite World Cup Team

Inside Flipboard / May 15, 2014<p>The 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil begins on June 12, and you’re invited to help curate a very special Flipboard …

The Week in Review: Endless Summer

Inside Flipboard / May 30, 2014<p>Summer unofficially kicked off last Monday (at least here in the U.S.) and with it came a surf-sized wave of articles …

Why Battery Life Should Be The New Smartphone Battleground

Smartphones are unquestionably one of the most useful devices of the 21st century but they continue to have one critical flaw – battery life. We’ve all been there – you forgot to charge your smartphone and you have 10% battery life left to see you through the day.<p>You think of ways to charge it, …

Nokia Lumia 1320 Goes On Sale In China Today

In October this year, Nokia unveiled the Lumia 1320, a six-inch, 720p device with a 5-megapixel camera and a 1.7 GHz dual-core Snapdragon 400 processor.<p>Nokia announced that the gargantuan smartphone is being made available today first in China, followed by Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore and other …

Kids Get New Tablets Over the Holidays? Here’s How to Lock ’Em Down.

I’m a cool aunt. Or so I tell myself. It is this hubris that led to a $50 charge on my iTunes account, after I so willingly handed over my iPad mini …

Angry Birds

Samsung's got another tablet in the works

One of the great things about the FCC is that the commission is obligated to reveal all of the newly minted and as-yet unannounced gadgets that pass through its hallowed halls. The latest to be shown is a Samsung tablet measuring in the 8-9-inch category. Naturally, all that the FCC is concerned …

The Nintendo eShop Will Be Taken Offline for 12 hours at 9pm GMT

<b>Update:</b> Nintendo has also posted a note on its Facebook page, which suggests the eShop downtime will affect players in all markets. “We understand this is taking longer than expected, but we can assure you that providing a solution is our top priority,” its says. “We are determined to make sure …

Micropayments, mega angst, and the future of console games

Sony and Microsoft have delivered their next-gen visions, but with this caveat: more microtransactions. Cash grab or survival strategy, it will surely generate controversy as 2014 rolls along.<p>"It feels like you're intentionally making a bad game" <br>--Frank Lantz, game design veteran and director …

Payment Systems

Snapchat Downplays Phone Number Matching Hack, Says It’s Added New Counter-Measures

Following security researchers publishing a way to match Snapchat usernames to phone numbers, Snapchat has published a skimpy statement making the hack sound impractical and noting “We recently added additional counter-measures and continue to make improvements to combat spam and abuse.”<p>Earlier …

Target confirms encrypted debit PIN data was stolen during hack

Target has confirmed that encrypted debit card PIN data was stolen as part of the massive hack carried out against the retailer between late November and early December. The company previously admitted that card numbers and expiration dates were compromised in the attack that affected 40 million …

Teenagers migrate from Facebook as parents send them friend requests

Comprehensive study has found teens are moving to services like Twitter, Instagram and WhatsApp and are not concerned about commercial use of personal information<p>Facebook is 'dead and buried' to older teenagers, an extensive European study has found, as the key age group moves on to Twitter, …

Apple Asks Judge to Keep Patent Pressure on Samsung

Back in November, Apple won a second chance to seek a sales ban against tens of Samsung smartphones and tablets found to violate its patents last …

Mobile

Apple’s incremental 2013—and what to expect in 2014

Not every year can be like 2007.<p>The trouble with the Apple beat is that everyone wants it to be as exciting and newsworthy as it was in 2007 when …

DIY Snow Globe Ornament

Create your own personal Christmas scene in the palm of your hand with this simple DIY snow globe ornament!<p>387<p>2148

DIY Christmas Wreath – Made with a Wool Scarf

“OneFabDay” is an Ireland’s Online Wedding Magazine. Christmas table inspiration required cozy and rustic elements, so they whipped up the quickest …

12 DIY Jewelry Gifts Your Friends Will Actually Wear

Christmas is around the corner and <i>gasp</i>! You need gifts for your gal pals. And you’re on a budget. Luckily, we’ve searched the interwebs high and low and found some of the best jewelry you can DIY that your friends will be proud to wear. Let’s start with necklaces!<p>1. Prairie Feather Necklace: Isn’t …

30-Minute DIY: How to Custom Etch Glass Jars

We’ve been seriously swooning over what we’re calling “Adult Etch-a-Sketch” ever since we experimented with<p>DIY glass etching<p>this past summer. For this project, we’ll show you how to make custom one-of-a-kind jars that make perfect holiday gifts for friends, family, and pets! We teamed up …

3 DIY Holiday Decorations To Make This Season Extra Cheery

The Easiest DIY Holiday Decorations For Your Home This Month<p>When it comes to holiday decorations, we firmly believe that MORE IS MORE! We can’t get …

DIY Wax Paper Backdrop

I can’t believe this stunning backdrop is made from wax paper! I spotted it over at <i>Style Me Pretty</i> and just had to share. You can get all the DIY …

Wooly Moly: 24 DIY Felt Projects

We admit it. In the past, we weren’t quite sure how we felt about… well, felt. It’s been involved in its fair share of twee projects. But here at Brit + Co., we know that most materials have an underlying awesomeness to them. To prove it, a lineup of felt’s best looking DIYs.<p>1. Three Bead Necklace: …

7 Genius DIY Projects For A New Year’s Eve Wedding (Or Any Party!)

A New Year's Eve wedding should be the ultimate party! Use lots of metallic details and mix in fun treats for your guests, like edible escort cards …

Diy

Here is a perfect project for Christmas. Everybody has soda bottles, and you could never have imagined they could make …

2013 Gift Guide: 20 DIY Gifts for Your Favorite Crafter

The best thing about your crafter friend is that she always makes you the best gifts. So when it comes time to returning the favor, give a gift that …

DIY: Botanical Wallpaper to Greet Holiday Guests

Gardenista’s editor in chief Michelle has been obsessing over botanical wallpaper and trying to Pick the Perfect Wallpaper for a guest bathroom since …

Home Depot

DIY Hot Cocoa Favors