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8 Tips for Mastering a More Paperless Life with Evernote

Even in the digital age, paper is still very much a modern reality. Don’t let it be a burden. Instead, manage it all with Evernote. Scan receipts, …

Productivity

Army soldier lives double life as furry character called Mark the Husky

Mark Smith is a specialist E-4 US Army soldier, and one very good boy.<p>The 22-year-old from Morganton, North Carolina, USA, likes to dress up as a …

Unfurgettable: Megaplex in Orlando celebrates furry fandom

16th annual Megaplex has a space theme: Mega Quest: the Wrath of Con.<p>If you go to the Megaplex furry convention in Orlando this weekend, you'll build …

How the Furry Community Became a Safe Space for Youth

For teens who feel isolated or ostracized, the furry community is a place where they can come out and be themselves.<p>Donald Trump may want to ban transgender people from serving in the military, but as my teenage daughter, a sometimes furry named "Roo," reminds me, "LGBTQ people are always welcome …

At Def Con, No Furry Masks Allowed at the Casino

Foiled by furries<p>On Saturday night, a group of three furries—two wolves and a panda—walked through the hotel portion of Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, until they were stopped by security for foiling security cameras with their fursuits.<p>The furries were in Las Vegas for Def Con, the world's largest …

How And Why To Keep A “Commonplace Book”

By Ryan Holiday,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1dMrRKX<p>The other day I was reading a book and I came across a little anecdote. It was about the …

Who Makes Those Intricate, Expensive Furry Suits?

In the race to help people release their "fursonas," cottage industry is born.<p>Furry fandom is a big (and radically misunderstood and misrepresented) tent, covering not only those who identify with animals—fictional or real—but anyone who appreciates anthropomorphic critters, too. Furries express …

Furries fandom could boost mental health, expert says

The psychology of furries: Expert says dressing up as animals could boost mental health by creating 'strong social support networks' and achieving a …

How Furries became a fandom

Long before the Internet itself was invented, Walt Disney and Warner Brothers invented furries.<p>Assuming that the Internet bred furry fandom is an …

Robin Hood

Making the Most of Working from Home

It wasn’t that long ago that telecommuting was considered a rare setup for an employee or contractor. That’s no longer the case. A significant number …

GALLERY: Anthrocon 2017

Pittsburgh is the annual host of Anthrocon, the world’s largest furry convention. This past weekend, more than 200 vendors and 7,300 attendees took …

Student Journalism

5 ways I use Evernote to boost productivity as a small business owner

I don’t even remember what life was like before Evernote. It was my first productivity app I ever signed up for, and it’s been with me from the …

Organization Demystified: Getting My Life Together with Evernote

Thanks to my friends over at Evernote for partnering on this post.<p>When I first started my business, all I wanted to do was provide affordable and …

Nearly 2,000 Furries Participate In Annual Anthrocon Parade

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh has been invaded by a rare species with its own unique animal instincts.<p>It’s convention weekend for the Furries, and …

Pittsburgh

For Furries, coming to Pittsburgh is like coming home

Hundreds of Furry characters of all kinds poured out of the David L. Lawrence Convention Center Downtown on Saturday only to be greeted by cheers and …

Pittsburgh embraces Furries invasion

Pittsburgh

How to Treat a Furry in Public

Over 7,000 furries are coming to Pittsburgh this weekend for Anthrocon, the annual convention for people who dress like wolves, dragons, and …

Codes of Conduct

The Furries are back in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh

Anthrocon in Pittsburgh: 6 etiquette tips for when you encounter furries this weekend

It’s that time of year — Anthrocon is back in town.<p>To help you prepare for increased furry interaction, <i>The Incline</i> talked with John Cole, Anthrocon’s …

Furries descend on Pittsburgh this weekend, and the city is ready

For the next few days, Pittsburgh has a new tourism slogan: “Mighty. Beautiful. Furry.”<p>VisitPittsburgh officially instituted the temporary tagline to …

Social Media

'Everyone is very, very nice': The Furries have arrived once again

You would think after 11 years, Pittsburghers would no longer be surprised during the one weekend every summer Furries descend on the Convention …

Pittsburgh

Freaky Furries In Pittsburgh: Five Things You Need To Know

With Anthrocon 2017 beginning Thursday in Pittsburgh, here's how to treat the more than 1,000 fursuiters.<p>PITTSBURGH, PA - Prepare to see a lot of …

5 Things I Learned Attending A Furry Convention

I recently checked into a hotel while two people in dog costumes nuzzled and pawed at each other behind me, because I had been invited to attend …

Embracing Evernote: The Top 6 Evernote “A-ha!” Moments

Pittsburgh Preparing For Freaky Furries Convention

Expect to see plenty of people in fursuits Downtown at next week's 2017 Anthrocon convention in Pittsburgh.<p>PITTSBURGH, PA - Prepare once again to see …

iPhone app uses camera flash for Morse code messaging

With their focus on colorful emojis, stickers, GIFs and pretty much anything else that could possibly lure lucrative teen users, today’s messaging apps are seemingly getting more and more alike with each “fresh” upgrade.<p>A recent app tries to shake up the formula a bit by bringing back a decidedly …

Eyes Peeled, SF! A Fursuit Was Stolen From Fisherman's Wharf

Wanna make a cool $200? Find Clumzy Lion's head.<p>The Dogpatch Press, which features writing "by furries, for furries," has the news of a stolen lion …

This Time, Evernote Consulted Its Users Before Revising Its Privacy Policy

After a previous revision caused an uproar, the company chose its words more carefully–and made sure to let customers opt in to revealing their data.<p>Last December, Evernote announced plans to update its privacy policy. Most notably, it changed the wording to help it use machine-learning technology …

Privacy

Your iPad will finally show you files

Sorting through files and folders may not be your idea of <i>fun</i> -- but as Apple transforms the iPad into a work-ready laptop replacement, those files are coming along for the ride.<p>The new Files app -- arriving as part of iOS 11 this fall --- looks like pretty much what you'd expect, based on a quick …

Why You Should Schedule for Energy, Not Time

Get more things done, with more energy, in less time.<p>Most of us schedule our tasks based on when we're free.<p>When you forget to complete a task, you schedule it for first thing in the morning. When there's free time in the afternoon, you use it to write a new article.<p>You're probably thinking, this …

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