Sophia Velasquez

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Eleven Fantastic New York City Cinemagraphs

As they say, the Big Apple is the city that never sleeps–so it’s fitting that these “still” New York City cinemagraphs are just as restless. …

More Awe-Inspiring GIFs from Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg

There was a time, not too long ago, when the term “cinemagraph” was being thrown around and internet culture gravitated toward this amalgamation of still shots and modest yet aesthetically effective movement. New York-based photographer Jamie Beck and her counterpart Kevin Burg first coined the …

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10 Apps That Will Help You To Organize In The Smartphone Age

Staying organized requires hard work but, luckily, technology has brought make improvements on this chapter as well. Nowadays we basically have an …

The 10 Best Writing Apps on the iPad

Writing apps for iPad<p>As we gradually get faster at typing on touchscreens, extended writing sessions on the iPad have become much more viable. Meanwhile, developers of writing apps have made significant improvements to their offerings. Here are our picks for the 10 best apps for getting some …

10 Heartbreaking Photos That Might Reduce You To Tears

They say a photo speaks a thousand words, so with the greatest respect to these heartbreaking moments from our history & the photographers that have …

Closet Case: 8 Steps to Perfect Organization

Lisa Adams of L.A. Closet Design breaks down the how-to.<p>Our search for well-formed closet inspiration began where much of our time is currently spent, ogling Instagram. There, we came upon Lisa Adams's chic compilation of images of well-controlled chaos under the name of her company L.A. Closet …

Abandoned Doctor's House Photos Reveal The Past Lives Of A Mansion (PHOTOS)

When we come across photos of forgotten homes, they usually leave us totally stunned and full of questions. And we're clearly not the only ones who find these images captivating. We stumbled upon photographer Daniel Marbaix's Flickr site, chock full of eery pictures like these from an abandoned …

Breast cancer risk can be predicted using new technique

A new way of predicting a woman’s risk of developing breast cancer has been developed.<p>Researchers at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, US, have produced a statistical formula that calculates a woman’s risk of developing the disease over a 10 and 20 year period.<p>The technique, which examines …

Bonne Anniversaire, Coco Chanel! Read the Fashion Icon's Top 10 Quotes

Photo: Courtesy of Chanel<p>It was the great Coco Chanel who once said, "Fashion passes, style remains." Not only was she one of the greatest style icons of our day—founding her eponymous brand and creating dressing rules still followed today—but she was also a woman of wise words. Her quotes about …

LISTEN: "We Can't Stop" Gets the Electropop Treatment in New Remix

The song of the summer just got a whole lot groovier. Miley's irresistible party pop anthem "We Can't Stop" has a smokin' hot remix that is, dare we say, as good as the alluring original version. Enter Mike Gazzo and DJ extraordinaire Kalkutta, whose rework gives the Saturday night staple an …

Watch Lea Michele Dedicate Her Teen Choice Award to Cory Monteith

Major tear alert, Gleeks. Yesterday, Lea Michele made her first public appearance — wearing a "Cory" necklace, no less — at the Teen Choice Awards since the July 13 death of co-star-turned-boyfriend Cory Monteith. While Michele won an award for Choice TV Actress: Comedy, it wasn't the awards' …

Need An Autumn Refresh? Go For Side Bangs

Nothing says "I've got my act together" better than a well-executed side bang. When it's done right, it's <i>really</i> right: <b>Your face is framed to</b> …

How To Donate Hair and Hair Donation Organizations

Have you ever wondered <b>how to donate hair</b>? So did we and it all started around the New Year!<p>Just before midnight this past New Year’s Eve, one of my …

An Abs Challenge As Easy as ABC and 1-2-3

Throw a little fun into your workout! These moves are best tackled with a friend because they're silly—but also effective. This routine is all about …

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