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The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

Programming

Facebook Delivers Highest Social ROI for Travel Brands

Travel advertisers’ paid social media budgets are slowly increasing despite several advertisers’ concerns that the returns don’t match those of paid …

This “Airbnb For Skills” Will Liberate You From Your 9 To 5

Can Avbl take the gig economy to the next level?<p>More people are freelancing than ever before–by some estimates, around 42 million Americans. But entrepreneur Ryan Hooks thinks that eventually almost everyone will be able to leave their office jobs, and he’s built a new website called Avbl to …

George W. Bush Paintings to Go On Display in Dallas, Finally

George W. Bush has really settled into his peaceful post-White House life. Not only is he painting up a storm, the former president now only has to do interviews with friendly journalists such as his daughter, Jenna Bush Hager.<p>That’s the scene at the <i>Today</i>show this week, which will air a Bush-Hager …

The World’s Largest Urban Farm Is Coming To Washington

BrightFarms is building a 100,000-square-foot greenhouse that will supply grocery stores and food banks.<p>A vacant lot in Washington, D.C., that currently contains nothing but some trash and rusted buses will soon be turned into the world’s largest urban greenhouse.<p>The 100,000-square-foot greenhouse …

How to Vacation Like Oscar de la Renta: The Designer's Guide to Punta Cana

With its pristine, sugar-white beaches and electric blue ocean water, it's not hard to see why Punta Cana lands on many top travel wish lists. Punta Cana, situated on the eastern coastline of the Dominican Republic in the Caribbean, is the pure definition of relaxation.<p>It also happens to boast the …

Success Secrets From ELLE's Women in Washington Power List

ELLE's 4th annual Women in Washington Power List is made up of some of the most inspiring and passionate women in DC. They all came together this week to celebrate, where we unveiled our behind-the-scenes video from their photo shoot for the first time.<p><i>Related: Meet the 10 Most Powerful Women in</i> …

Pro-choice Movement

Beyonce 'Ugly Cried' for Her Fans Last Night

Beyoncé may be bossy and confident and "wake up like this," but she's also impressively humble, as she proved last night. At the Lisbon, Portugal stop on her Mrs. Carter tour—her final one of the year-long affair—she burst into tears of gratitude while thanking her fans. It was super-touching. …

How Being Ignored Helped A Woman Discover The Breast Cancer Gene

Back in the 1970s, a geneticist named Mary-Claire King decided she needed to figure out why women in some families were much more likely to get breast cancer.<p>It took 17 years for King and her colleague to identify the single gene that could cause both breast and ovarian cancer. During that time, …