spschomaker

39 Added | 10 Magazines | 26 Likes | 1 Follower | @spschomaker | Keep up with spschomaker on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “spschomaker”

John Glenn, American Hero of the Space Age, Dies at 95

John Glenn, a freckle-faced son of Ohio who was hailed as a national hero and a symbol of the space age as the first American to orbit Earth, then became a national political figure for 24 years in the Senate, died on Thursday in Columbus, Ohio. He was 95.<p>Ohio State University announced his death. …

Space Exploration

Trump lays out military plan; formally introduces James 'Mad Dog' Mattis

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President-elect Donald Trump formally introduced his pick to lead the Defense Department Tuesday, as he brought his "thank you" tour to Fayetteville, North Carolina.<p>"In order to succeed in our defense policy, we must have the right person to lead in our Defense Department," he …

Donald Trump

Just Eat showed off how takeaways could be delivered in the future

That's assuming you've ordered your food with Just Eat, of course.<p>The startup, which IPO'd on the London Stock Exchange in 2014 at a valuation of £1.5 billion, showed off the food delivery robots and several other inventions at an event in Shoreditch on Tuesday.<p>The event, called "The Future Now — …

Augmented Reality

Man Decapitates Boy, 2, for Crying Over Milk Allergy, Police Say

A “barbaric monster” decapitated and dismembered a 2-year-old boy before dumping the toddler’s remains in a Chicago lagoon because the …

Crime

Boko Haram demands release of fighters in return for Chibok girls in new video

The Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram released a video on Sunday that purported to show recent footage of dozens of schoolgirls still missing after being kidnapped from the town of Chibok more than two years ago.<p>The girls, wearing full-body veils but with their faces showing, can be seen seated …

Africa

Teen suffering from fatal disease makes decision to end life

A 14-year-old girl is living out her summer dreams after choosing hospice over surgery and telling her mother that she is ready to die. Jerika Bolen, who has Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 2— which is often fatal for patients in adolescence— is in constant chronic pain, the Post-Crescent …

Assisted Suicide

$1m prize for heroic Burundi woman who saved 30,000 children from war

<b>(CNN) —</b> During the brutal Burundi civil war which claimed 300,000 lives, Marguerite Barankitse risked her own to rescue around 30,000 children from persecution.<p>At the outbreak of the 12-year war in 1993, Barankitse -- a Tutsi -- was forced to watch the execution of 72 of her Hutu neighbors.<p>That …

Africa

How to Start a Business With Little to No Money

Starting a business is the aspiration of every entrepreneur who’s ever lived, as well as every person who’s ever been stuck in a nine-to-five job and …

Small Business

Apple acknowledges iOS 9 crashing bugs when tapping links, fix coming ‘soon’ with a software update

Since posting our original story, we have heard from a lot of readers that are affected by iOS 9 crashes or app hangs when tapping links, spanning multiple iOS versions (not just 9.3) and devices. In a statement, Apple has now confirmed that they are working on a fix for the problem, coming in a …

Page Not Found

Pope Francis approves miracle needed to make Mother Teresa a saint, says Vatican

Mother Teresa had been recognised for her second miracle when she cured a Brazilian man suffering from multiple brain tumours in 2008<p>Mother Teresa, the diminutive nun who spent decades caring for the destitute and dying of Calcutta, is to be made a saint, Pope Francis decreed.<p>The Pope signed off on …

Mother Teresa

6 easiest video editing tools

The surge of videos on social media and content marketing channels has come quickly. In the past year alone, Facebook has averaged more than a billion video views each day.<p>Video has become go-to visual content for a huge number businesses and brands.<p>And I’d love to share how <b>you can do video, too,</b> …

10 Must-Have Tools for Startups

Facebook TwitterGoogle+LinkedIn<p>Over the years, there has been a dramatic upsurge in the number of start-ups across the globe. Well, it’s no wonder …

What Good Is Thinking About Death?

We're all going to die and we all know it. This can be both a burden and a blessing.<p>In the heart of every parent lives the tightly coiled nightmare that his child will die. It might spring at logical times—when a toddler runs into the street, say—or it might sneak up in quieter moments. The fear is …

Lawn Mowing

25+ Best Free HTML5/CSS3 Templates

Using HTML5 and CSS3 for web designing has become quite popular nowadays, there are umpteen templates available in the market that use this …

Web Design

Competing on Analytics

We all know the power of the killer app. Over the years, groundbreaking systems from companies such as American Airlines (electronic reservations), Otis Elevator (predictive maintenance), and American Hospital Supply (online ordering) have dramatically boosted their creators’ revenues and …

Big Data

20 Leadership Experts Share Their Best Leadership Tip | Inc.com

Good leaders all have one thing in common: They know how to seek advice. It's a bit like parenting. No one who raises a child for the first time understands the job perfectly. You have to keep learning and growing. These experts know the drill. They've written about their experiences in leadership, …

Leadership

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

REPORT: Google Is Designing Its Own Self-Driving Car

Google has been meeting with contract manufacturers to build a car to its own specifications.<p>The company is reportedly considering calling the car "Robo Taxi."<p>Google has been noodling around with self-driving cars for a few years now. But it has only added the technology to existing cars. Now, it's …

Autonomous Cars

Dogs sniff out ovarian cancer in new study

Researchers trying to develop a diagnostic tool for ovarian cancer are hoping dogs' keen sense of smell will lead them down the right path.<p>An early detection device that combines old-fashioned olfactory skills, chemical analysis and modern technology could lead to better survival rates for the …

Cancer

Loading

24 beautifully-designed web dashboards that data geeks will love

<b>We live in a world of big (and little) data, and many people have to make sense of numbers as part of their job. The trouble is that there can be a</b> …

Design a Successful Business Dashboard: 3 Essential Tips

So you are all set to design a swanky new dashboard that would be your next masterpiece? Have you already started dreaming about the accolades that …

Data Visualization and Dashboard Design

A webinar I gave about some often neglected data visualization principles, as well as how to conduct a dashboard design project.

Admin Dashboard Design Inspiration - 23 Examples

Advertisement<p>Even though this is not something that a web designer works on often, it is something that needs a lot of attention and if you are in …