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50 Shelving Ideas For Every Space, Decor And Style

Shelves, whatever their type or design may be, are universally practical and user-friendly, as demonstrated by their versatility. There is absolutely …

Storage Ideas

15 Stunning Container Vegetable Garden Design Ideas & Tips

Create a Container Vegetable Garden that gives you a bountiful harvest of fresh homegrown vegetables and herbs in limited space and also looks …

Gardening

Gardening 101: Pothos

Pothos, <i>Epipremnum aureum</i>: “Devil’s Ivy”<p>Despite being a garden designer and certified plant enthusiast (read: borderline obsessed), I don’t grow many …

Plants

Fast-Climbing Vines for Your Garden

These fast-climbing vines can hide unwelcome features, cover bare walls and fences, and lend an air of wildness to even the most staid landscape. …

Gardening

30 Life-Changing Products On Amazon You’ll Wish You’d Known About Sooner

FOMO is one of the weirder, more annoying side effects of social media usage (that and getting friend requested by your parents). But it can also …

Skin Care

41 Useful AF Products That'll Captivate Every Practical Person

I like to consider myself a minimalist (or an aspiring one, anyway), but I'm also regularly finding and writing about products that'll fascinate …

Shopping

How to delete yourself from the Internet

Data breaches. Identity theft. Bank fraud. Every week, we read a fearsome new headline about cybercrime. Reputable services fall victim to anonymous hackers. Ransomware holds random computer user’s files hostage. And what about those websites that track your every move, targeting you with …

Privacy

Urbane Miami Home Brings Chic Sophistication to Coastal Style

Waking up to the sights and sounds of the majestic Atlantic Ocean just outside your bedroom sounds like a great way to start a morning indeed. Add to …

Interior Design

Contemporary Bedroom

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Mobile Phones Set To Reduce Banking Branches In 2014

This is the year that mobile banking will really make a dent in branch networks, according to James DeBello, CEO and president of Mitek, a company that is helping make that happen. It introduced remote deposit capture — take a picture of a check with your smartphone and send the image to your bank. …

GroupM Forms New Agency to Specialize in Addressable TV Ads

As data and technology become a more critical part of TV advertising, GroupM this week launches a buying and planning agency dedicated to digital …

Advertising

Clip Power

The Clip Socket is a new way of looking at power strips. It breaks away from the traditional design of a plug and socket combo and instead explores …

Cozy Modern Home in Singapore Developed for an Indian Couple

Designer Stanley Tham of KNQ Associates completed the development of a cozy home for an Indian expat couple in Singapore. This apartment is located …

7 Tips for Sane Living on a Busy Street

My house is on a busy street, a north-south thoroughfare with no signals to slow people down. Cars rush by from dawn to dusk as drivers hustle to and …

Thunderstorms

Living Rooms With TV as the Focus

Okay, people who are looking for ideas on how to place a TV in the living room would love this. We received a wonderful collection of living room …

A Mysterious Winged Creature Caught On Camera

As the number of video cameras around the world has exploded, more footage than ever of really bizarre creatures is being captured by regular people. …

Paranormal

The clearest lake in the world – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2013/jun/12/clearest-lake-in-the-world-in-pictures<p>720<p>The visibility of distilled water is about 80 …

Why Well-Paid Employees Are Good for Business

Zeynep Ton, a visiting professor at MIT's Sloan School of Business, argued last year in the Harvard Business Review that "the presumed trade-off between investment in employees and low prices can be broken." The likes of Trader Joe's and Costco, she points out, are able to maintain low prices and …

Employment

Why Starwood Hotels Keeps Moving Its Headquarters Around The World

The purpose of the move? "To shift the focus across our organization, not just in headquarters but the whole company to those parts of the world where growth and change is happening most radically," CEO Frits Van Paasschen told Business Insider in an interview last week.<p>The Fortune 500 hotel …

Hospitality

IRS Encourages CPA To Take Up New Trade

Ever send an e-mail to your CPA asking him if he wants to have lunch at your favorite restaurant at a particular time and get a response like this:<p>Sure.<i>In accordance with applicable professional regulations, please understand that, unless expressly stated otherwise, any written advice contained in,</i> …

If MBAs are useless, we’re all in big trouble

<i>Quartz Debate: The author of this piece debated the merits of an MBA with Quartz contributor Jay Bhatti.</i><p>MBAs–both the degrees and the people who have them–are an obsolete waste of time and money. An irrelevant recipe for failure. At least that’s what all the cool entrepreneurs and venture …

Innovation

Maybe It's Time To Swap Burgers For Bugs, Says U.N.

Yes, we talk a lot about eating bugs here at The Salt. We know, because some of you have complained about it.<p>But insect cuisine isn't just a crazy fad for Bay Area and Dutch foodies, or for Israelis plagued by locusts: In a report out this week, the U.N.'s agricultural arm makes the case for why …

Billion-Year-Old Water Preserved in Canadian Mine

The ancient water contains chemicals that could support life without sunlight.<p><b>Pockets of water trapped in rocks from a Canadian mine are over a billion years old, and the water could contain life forms that can survive independently from the sun, scientists said this week.</b><p>The ancient water was …

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