Wendy Michalkiewicz Albers

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The Rise Of The Renting And Sharing Economy Could Have Catastrophic Ripple Effects

Now, "rent" is becoming the new "own," according to market strategists at ConvergEx Group, who warn that the ripple effects of such a trend could be "catastrophic."<p>"Americans of every demographic are flocking to services like Airbnb, Taskrabbit, and Bag Borrow or Steal for one overwhelming reason: …

Housing

Our first attempt at hand lettering typography

Our first attempt at hand lettering typography.

Typeverything.com

Typeverything.com

Typeverything.com - Terrible Liar by Ryan Hamrick

Typeverything.com - Terrible Liar by Ryan Hamrick

Beautiful Calligraphy by Wanda Pot

Wikipedia defines Calligraphy as a type of visual art related to writing. It is the design and execution of lettering with a broad tip instrument or …

Calligraphy

Spectacular landscapes in HQ

Earth is a spectacularly beautiful, diverse place: filled to the brim with millions of species of plants and animals, mindblowing features that seem …

31 Stunning Pictures Of American National Parks

The National Park Service oversees 401 areas throughout the U.S. and U.S. territories and has nearly 300 million visitors each year.<p>You don't have to be a hiking fanatic to enjoy these places. You can swim, kayak, bird watch, walk, bike, drive, camp, or just relax in the country's national parks.<p>We …

National Parks

Pope Francis signals openness towards gay priests

Pontiff uses in-flight press conference to take questions on role of women in the Catholic Church, sex scandals and gay clergy<p>As they settled into their seats on the Alitalia jet, the assembled members of the Vatican press corps might not have expected a great deal from the journey home.<p>They had …

It Takes an iVillage

Inside Flipboard / May 6, 2013<p>Launched in 1995, iVillage is the <i>grand dame</i> of women’s sites. Like so many dotcoms born during the Web’s infancy, only …

The Brit-ish Invasion

Inside Flipboard / May 8, 2013<p>Brit Morin, whose DIY lifestyle site Brit + Co. is now paginated for Flipboard, is the perfect poster child for Silicon …

Flipboard for Travelers and Adventure Seekers (Even Just Armchair Ones)

Inside Flipboard / May 20, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …

The Week That Was...Snap...Full of Photography

The Week That Was…Snap…Full of Photography<p>Inside Flipboard / June 7, 2013<p>Eye candy—we know it when we see it and this week we saw a lot of it. These …

Party On! Paper Magazine Gets Made for Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / June 24, 2013<p>I was a good girl growing up in 1980s New York City. Paper Magazine found me on one of my many sojourns to Tower …

An Inadvisable Adventure Across India

Usually, when you tell people about an upcoming overseas vacation, they express excitement, or encouragement, or perhaps jealousy. Not so for four friends who are undertaking the inadvisable adventure that is the Rickshaw Run.<p>"When we tell people we're driving a glorified lawnmower across India, …

India