Trevor Burne

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HowGood, Now With $2M In Funding, Releases Apps For More Sustainable Grocery Shopping

New mobile applications from HowGood want to help shoppers become better informed about which food is best to eat – and not just which food is healthiest, as the name suggests, but whether the animals were treated humanely, if the workers were paid fair wages, if the food was produced locally or …

‘Airbnb For Home-Cooked Meals’ Startup EatWith Raises $8 Million From Greylock

Since 2007, Airbnb has opened up new opportunities for its hosts to meet new people and make money by renting out parts of their homes they weren’t using. In that same vein, a startup called EatWith wants to offer up a similar opportunity for its users to use their cooking skills as a way to make …

Disconnect Mobile Blocks Malicious Ads and Malware on Your Smartphone

Android/iOS: Disconnect, one of our favorite privacy-protecting browser tools, has a mobile app that keeps you safe on your smartphone as well. …

The UX App That's Driving Design Everywhere, From Airbnb to Zappos

From Uber to Warby-Parker, software is eating the world and forcing entrepreneurs to think about their businesses's bottom lines in the context of …

Etricks Evolution R01

The all-terrain eTricks Evolution R01 will add some fun to your daily commuting, it is also great for the leisure and sporty trips in the weekend. …

Hydraulic

V3Solar's spinning solar cells generate 20 times more electricity than flat photovoltaics

If there's one constant among the vast majority of solar panel designs, it's flatness; while solar panels can be equipped to tilt to follow the sun's …

Best Vegetables to Grow in the Shade

For many gardeners, the optimum conditions most vegetables prefer — eight to 10 hours of full sun — just aren’t possible. Whether it’s from trees or …

How To Construct A Drought Pod - Green Homes

Experimentation and observation are key to my years of successful gardening. Below are a few books and authors that are instrumental in my approach …

Harvesting Rainwater: How to Make a Rain Barrel - Do It Yourself

<i>The following is an excerpt from</i> DIY Projects for the Self-Sufficient Homeowner <i>by Betsy Matheson (Creative Publishing International, 2011). This</i> …

From Laundry to Landscape: Tap Into Greywater - Green Homes

In the United States, the average person uses about 40 gallons of water per day to bathe, wash dishes and clean clothes. Unfortunately, this water …

Outdoor Living Skills: Summer Camp Guide

Outdoor Living Skills (OLS) is offered at many summer camps across the United States. During my time working for a children's overnight camp I can …

11 Reasons To Drink A Tbsp Of Apple Cider Vinegar Daily + More Uses

42K Shares<p>You’ve probably heard the claims. But even if you are aware of all that apple cider vinegar has to offer, you might find it hard to believe …

Cider

How To Repel Spiders Naturally

<i>Don’t miss out! Follow DIYcozyHome.com on Facebook and bring more love and life into your home.</i><p>I found a really great post on a few different ways to …

35 Unique Backyard Ideas to Steal for Your House

Landscaping

Ten Water Saving Tips for Your Garden

<b>Are you struggling to keep a garden alive in a dry climate? On water restrictions? Have limited access to water?</b> Want to save time and money? I know …

Allre Lets You Buy And Sell Your House Online Without A Real Estate Agent

The Internet has disintermediated almost every business that used to rely on brokers — except for the real estate industry. There, we still pay huge fees to agents who often do very little for their money and aren’t necessarily on our side. Allre, which is launching at TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2014 …

Vinnebago

The creators of the ingenious Corkcicle wine chiller, have presented the Vinnebago, a beautiful insulated bottle that will keep your wine and other …

Beverages

Elgato’s HomeKit-ready sensors automate your entire home

As the iPhone 6 and public launch of iOS 8 gets ever closer, a number of products offering full integration with Apple’s new HomeKit platform have started popping up on a regular basis.<p>The latest of these is Elgato’s new line of “Eve” connected home sensors, which debuted at the IFA 2014 trade show …

How to Make an Offer No One Can Refuse

Think your employees are 100% focused? TouchSuite gets everyone on board with its mission--and recalibrates daily.<p><i>Editor's Note: This article is part of a series that looks at the top 10 traits exemplified by Inc. 500 entrepreneurs.</i><p>Gallup says entrepreneurs with business focus emphasize profits, …

5 Tips to Make Your Next Business Pitch a Success

Heed this sage advice from veteran entrepreneurs on the best ways to present your products and services to potential clients.<p>We asked members of the Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) to share their best strategies for successful business pitches.<p>1. Warm call<p>"Turn your cold call into a warm call! …

This Concrete-Recycling Robot Devours Entire Buildings

Demolishing a building is a big, messy pain in the neck. Dynamite is loud and dangerous. Wrecking balls are heavy and dangerous. Why not just get a …

Construction Industry

You Don't Need a Co-Founder For Your Startup

<i>Jay Barnett is the founder of Priority Pickup, an Australia based online passenger services company that offers private chauffeur rentals to customers in Perth, Western Australia.</i><p>One of the most frequently asked questions when I go to startup events here in Perth is why I do not have a co-founder …

Email Etiquette for Entrepreneurs

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>The more time I spend working on my startup, the more time I seem to be spending in my inbox. Running a startup is pretty much synonymous with “sending lots of emails” I’ve realized (especially when you’re not the person writing lots of code).<p>The more …

Xventure Off-road Trailer

The Xventure XV-2 trailer from Schutt Industries is a rugged, off-road trailer that lets you sleep in the attic, while hauling your gear below. The …

Ultralight Collapsible Backpacking Stove

When backpacking, packing light is essential, this Collapsible Camp Stove is the perfect cooking solution for when you venture out into the wild. The …

Camping

Water Hoverboard

Marty McFly predicted one in 2015, but it´s here early! Meet the next evolution in watersports - Hoverboard, created by Frank Zapata, the Jet-ski …

Hoverboards

Lighthouse 250 | Lantern + Usb Power Hub

The Lighthouse 250 Lantern by Goal Zero is an essential piece of equipment for any outdoorsman. Not only is it a powerful lantern but also a USB …

Patchnride

Patchnride is an ingenious solution that lets you repair all punctured bicycle tires on the go in less than a minute! As the product name suggests …

Selling

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