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He’s Baaaaaaaccckkk! (Oy)

He’s Baaaaaaaccckkk! (Oy)

Author: Industry News / Source: Eco Save Earth Pen Hadow, of the 2009 Caitlin Arctic Expedition is on the loose again! Here’s the link to the BBC story which is mostly a short video. Here is a quote: British explorer Pen Hadow and his crew have set sail from...

From Facebook to Flowers

From Facebook to Flowers

Author: Industry News / Source: Eco Save Earth Marketing expert by profession with a passion for fashion and an entrepreneur at heart, Aarzoo Batra demonstrates her flair for branding with her latest venture into Singapore’s flower industry A fresh bouquet...

4 Clever Ways to Encourage Your Children to Recycle

4 Clever Ways to Encourage Your Children to Recycle

Author: Industry News / Source: Eco Save Earth As we all know, recycling is crucial when it comes to caring for our planet — and instilling this responsibility in children when they are young is a surefire way to encourage them to do it for years to come....

Uber Agrees to Privacy Audits in Settlement With F.T.C.

Uber Agrees to Privacy Audits in Settlement With F.T.C.

Author: CECILIA KANG / Source: New York Times Uber’s headquarters in San Francisco. The federal government has accused the company of breaking promises to protect customer data. WASHINGTON — Uber has agreed to two decades of privacy and security audits to...

Uber Can’t Keep Driving Itself

Uber Can’t Keep Driving Itself

Author: Jessi Hempel / Source: WIRED Bloomberg/Getty Images When Benchmark Capital distributed a letter this week about its lawsuit against former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, it was addressed to Uber’s employees. But make no mistake: It wasn’t written...

Hackaday Prize Entry: A Bracelet for the Blind

Hackaday Prize Entry: A Bracelet for the Blind

Author: Kristina Panos / Source: Hackaday The World Health Organization estimates that around 90% of the 285 million or so visually impaired people worldwide live in low-income situations with little or no access to assistive technology. For his Hackaday...

13-Year-Old NJ Boy Dies From Mix of Heroin and Fentanyl

13-Year-Old NJ Boy Dies From Mix of Heroin and Fentanyl

Author: David Chang / Source: NBC New York A middle schooler from the Jersey Shore is another young victim of the ever-growing opioid crisis after testing found a mixture of heroin and fentanyl killed him. Vincent Weiner, 13, was found dead June 4 at his...

Microsoft Teaches Autonomous Gliders to Make Decisions on the Fly

Microsoft Teaches Autonomous Gliders to Make Decisions on the Fly

Author: CADE METZ / Source: New York Times HAWTHORNE, Nev. — As the glider turned and flew south, four men gave chase in a sport utility vehicle below, rolling through the Nevada desert. From the front seats, two of the men tracked the glider by sight. In...

Can You Outgrow Food Allergies?

Can You Outgrow Food Allergies?

Source: SELF So food allergies are no fun. Not only is it pain to be that person asking their server 20 questions, but food allergies can be serious and even deadly. Nevertheless, if you've been out of the shrimp or peanut game long enough, you may be wondering if...

How Exercise Could Help You Learn a New Language

How Exercise Could Help You Learn a New Language

Author: GRETCHEN REYNOLDS / Source: New York Times Getty Images Learning a second language as an adult is difficult. But the process may be eased if you exercise while learning. A new study reports that working out during a language class amplifies people’s...

The environmental injustice of beauty

The environmental injustice of beauty

Source: medicalxpress.com Women of color have higher levels of beauty-product-related chemicals in their bodies compared to white women, according to a new commentary. Credit: Snapshot Women of color have higher levels of beauty-product-related chemicals in their...

A Start-Up Suggests a Fix to the Health Care Morass

A Start-Up Suggests a Fix to the Health Care Morass

Author: Farhad Manjoo / Source: New York Times Doug Chayka WINFIELD, Kan. — If you watched the drama in Washington last month, you may have come away with the impression that the American health care system is a hopeless mess. In Congress, a doomed plan to...

Here’s to the Man Who Stepped in When My Dad Stepped Out

Here’s to the Man Who Stepped in When My Dad Stepped Out

Author: Stephanie Portell / Source: Fatherly When I refer to him, I call him by his first name. When I look at him, I see someone with two feet planted firmly in my life — while my actual father used those feet to run as fast as they could away from my...

22 Easy, Tasty Kids’ Lunch Ideas

22 Easy, Tasty Kids’ Lunch Ideas

Author: Rose Walano / Source: thebump.com Looking for some fresh lunch ideas for kids? Quick and easy doesn’t have to mean bland. Spice things up with these healthy options. Lunch time is a highlight in any kid’s day: It’s a chance to hang out with friends...

30 Fun DIY Halloween Games For Kids

30 Fun DIY Halloween Games For Kids

Source: thebump.com We’ve rounded up some of the best—and easiest—Halloween games around, so you don’t have to. How’s that for a treat? Boil, boil, but no toil and no trouble! You may think DIY Halloween games for kids mean a ton of work. But they don’t have to be—and...

The Best Moments From The Dads +SocialGood Summit

The Best Moments From The Dads +SocialGood Summit

Author: Steve Schiff / Source: Fatherly The following was produced in partnership with our friends at Johnson & Johnson, who proudly host Dads +SocialGood to highlight some of the most pressing concerns facing women and children globally, and the role...

This Brand New Pacifier Was 20 Years In The Making

This Brand New Pacifier Was 20 Years In The Making

Source: thebump.com Because this team knows your baby is picky. If you decide to use one, a pacifier may just be your best friend during baby’s first six months. It’s the simplest self-soothing tool out there and can even help prevent SIDS. But even the best binkies...

How to Get Your Toddler Back to Sleep

How to Get Your Toddler Back to Sleep

Author: Patrick A. Coleman / Source: Fatherly There’s a major difference between a baby waking up at night and a toddler waking up at night. Many of those issues, to put it very delicately, are related to mobility and language. When a baby wakes up, an...

Mindy Kaling confirms pregnancy

Mindy Kaling confirms pregnancy

Author: Sandra Gonzalez / Source: CNN Mindy Kaling at Hulu Summer TCA on July 27, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (CNN)Mindy Kaling is "really excited" about becoming a first-time mom. In a new interview with NBC's "Today" show, "The Mindy Project" star...

Natalee Holloway

Natalee Holloway

Source: TMZ Natalee Holloway has been missing for 12 years, and her story is still embroiled in controversy ... a story that has triggered a new lawsuit. Edward Kramer just filed suit against 2 production companies -- Brian Graden Media and Lipstick -- for allegedly...

CCP unveils non-VR version of Eve: Valkyrie

CCP unveils non-VR version of Eve: Valkyrie

Author: Dean Takahashi / Source: VentureBeat CCP Games has been one of the strongest supporters of virtual reality, but it is taking its flagship VR property, Eve: Valkyrie, and making a version for broader audiences without Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, or PSVR...

Named Suspect In Battery Investigation

Named Suspect In Battery Investigation

Author: Robert Horry / Source: TMZ ... Over Basketball Fight Ex-NBA star Robert Horry is being investigated by the LAPD over a fistfight outside of a youth basketball game at Staples Center earlier this month ... TMZ Sports has learned. Law enforcement...