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  • Smartphone-charging exercise desks arrive at Amsterdam Airport

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    Springwise
    24 Jul 2014 | 7:24 am
    Add / Remove It’s always a pain to have to go hunting for a place to charge your phone, especially if you need to stay put in a particular location. We recently wrote about Soofa, the Boston-based company that’s hoping to place solar phone-charging benches in city parks, and now Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport has installed desks that enable passengers to charge their devices through pedal power while they wait for their plane. The devices are provided by Belgium-based WeWATT, which has previously been featured on Springwise when it first began trialling the WeBIKE table in…
  • The Boom in Online Video Advertising : 3 Reasons why brands need to rethink

    Online Marketing Trends
    21 Jul 2014 | 7:56 am
    Is there anybody on the planet who actually enjoys pre-roll video advertising? Research has shown that 94% of people skip pre-roll ads. Is there anybody on the planet who actually enjoys pre-roll video advertising? Research has shown that 94% of people skip pre-roll ads)Online video advertising are one one of the fastest-growing ad mediums across any media , far outpacing growth in spending on television and other digital formats. Correspondingly, online video ad viewership exploded in 2013, reaching over 35 billion views in the U.S. in DecemberThe increasing spends a on" Video…
  • Mobile centricity and Wealth Distribution: Is Mobile for Masses or Classes

    Online Marketing Trends
    24 Jul 2014 | 6:32 am
    A recent Mobile from Inmobi  , (  one of the biggest mobile ad platform in terms of reach)Mobile media have  surpassed traditional media (TV & online) in terms of time spend •  Multi-screen behavior is common – 61% of mobile web users engage in mobile activities (e.g. social networking, text messaging) while watching TV •an average mobile users who use the web ( Mobile web users ) consumes 6 hours of media ( which means apart from mobile web, which is getting streamed to them in real time . additional media usage  like TV/web/ desktop, radio and magazines…
  • The Mobile Barometer Index : 2 charts that tell a story

    Online Marketing Trends
    24 Jul 2014 | 7:22 am
    MOBILE USAGE AMONG LOWER AND MIDDLE INCOME NATIONS IS HIGHTHE MOBILE HAS BEEN A KEY DRIVER TO INCREASE INTERNET PENETRATION  ACROSS THE WORLDS MOST REMOTEST PLACESWho does what with a Mobile . The above Mobile Barometer named so because its a kind of measuring data chart which shows how many users are doing what with their devicesThe core of the mobile usage was (if we remember ) was to actually make calls .. However over the last 5 years, the mobile has replaced quite a few things at  our  homes .Think of it .We can not afford  not having a watch ,a music player, a…
  • Latest Chinese Mobile Brand Gionee plans to sell 5million units in India

    Online Marketing Trends
    22 Jul 2014 | 11:35 am
    While Gionee's Smartphones has been in news for quite some time now,  and their claim to fane is " they are the  current contender for the world's slimmest smartphone crown, the Gionee Elife S5.5  has  5.5mm thickness -and thats quite a show stealer and  TENAA has just certified a mid-range model that's even thinner. TApparently he Gionee GN9005 Not only that, the phone weighs just 94.6g - among the lightest Android smartphones and measures 139.8 x 67.4 x 5.0 mm., includes LTE connectivity16GB of built-in memory (no microSD slot) and a…
 
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  • 14 Tips for Using Your Blog to Start a Writing Business

    Annie Pilon
    25 Jul 2014 | 10:00 am
    If you want to start a business as a freelance writer, one of the easiest ways to get started is to create your own blog. Blogs are free on many platforms and relatively easy to set up. They can give you an opportunity to show off your writing skills and personal brand. But there are some things to keep in mind if you want to use your blog as a launching pad for your business. Small Business Trends Publisher Anita Campbell and Editor Shawn Hessinger have both used blogs to launch businesses. They have also been in the position of hiring freelancers often based on their blog content. Here they…
  • Jon Ferrara of Nimble: Social Selling is About Striking the Right Balance of Insights and Instincts

    Brent Leary
    25 Jul 2014 | 7:30 am
    Integrating social signals and finding insights from them will be increasingly important in forging relationships with modern consumers. Jon Ferrara, Founder of relationship intelligence application Nimble, shares his take on what it takes for traditional sales professionals to build successful relationships with very different customers than they’re use to. Jon also discusses the role insights vs. instincts plays in sales today, and will play in the future as more social signals are created, processed and distributed through social channels. Small Business Trends: From when we first…
  • Whistle While You…Err, Dither

    Mark Anderson
    25 Jul 2014 | 5:00 am
    Rarely do I look at a cartoon and pat myself on the back – but this one really makes me happy. There’s no dialogue, it feels like it rings true, and I think this is the first time I’ve drawn someone whistling to themselves. (Not as easy as it sounds!) It’s one of those little cartoons you just do for yourself and hope that people like it. Let me know what you think in the comments! The post Whistle While You…Err, Dither appeared first on Small Business Trends.
  • Find A Co-Founder, Fund Your Startup – All at Onevest

    Susan Payton
    25 Jul 2014 | 2:30 am
    The startup world will perk up to hear that RockthePost and CoFoundersLab  recently merged to form Onevest. Together the two companies will provide a single source for startup founders to not only find investors but also find the right co-founders all online. A Bit of History First, there were two separate companies. Alejandro Cremades and Tanya Prive noticed a lack of structure in how startups secured early stage financing. If you live in Silicon Valley then sure, you technically had more access to investors than someone in say, Little Rock, Arkansas. But that made the playing field…
  • Google+ Lifts Real Names Only Policy

    Chris Cloutier
    24 Jul 2014 | 4:30 pm
    The decision to lift a restriction requiring real names on Google+ will have implications on small business users and marketers too. Google+ has announced a decision to rollback its ‘real names’ policy. Since it started three years ago, Google+ has pushed heavily for the use of real user names on its platform. Last November, Google pushed even harder by making it mandatory for all YouTube commenters to sign in with a Google+ profile. This was done in an attempt to clean up and remove all unwanted and otherwise vulgar content from the YouTube commenting system. The move sent YouTube users…
 
 
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  • Grace Lee Illustrations

    Anna Canlas
    24 Jul 2014 | 12:48 pm
    You’d think that with the minimalist brushstrokes of Grace Lee‘s work, she would have already lived for a long time in Japan. In truth, the freelance illustrator hails from Sydney, Australia(...) Read More about Grace Lee Illustrations (44 words)ILLUSTRATION | Permalink | No comment |
  • Baartmans & Siegel SS 2015

    Anna Canlas
    24 Jul 2014 | 10:53 am
    Military meets sport in Baartmans & Siegel SS 2015 collection. Designers Wouter Baartmans and Amber Siegel presented double layer shorts, waterproof suiting and crumpled bomber jackets(...) Read More about Baartmans & Siegel SS 2015 (23 words)DESIGNERS | Permalink | No comment |
  • Bed and Breakfast in Belgium

    Anna Canlas
    24 Jul 2014 | 9:24 am
    Bea Mombaers is a bed and breakfast in Knokke-le Zoute, one of the most fashionable seaside addresses in Belgium. Raw walls and stone floors serve as the perfect backdrop for the eclectic home objects from its sister interiors shop(...) Read More about Bed and Breakfast in Belgium (29 words)INTERIOR DESIGN, TRAVEL | Permalink | No comment |
  • Quinoa Crusted Zucchini and Eggplant Parmesan

    Anna Canlas
    24 Jul 2014 | 8:31 am
    The next time you bake yourself an eggplant parm, sneak in some quinoa into the mix.(...) Read More about Quinoa Crusted Zucchini and Eggplant Parmesan (135 words)FOOD | Permalink | No comment |
  • Aya Nishimura Food Styling

    Guest Blogger
    24 Jul 2014 | 7:39 am
    Written by Julia Kasper Japanese-born chef Aya Nishimura fuses her knowledge of great recipes with humble home-cooked styling. Honing in on fresh and wholesome ingredients, the food stylist and home economist’s work(...) Read More about Aya Nishimura Food Styling (48 words)FOOD, PHOTOGRAPHY | Permalink | No comment |
 
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  • Highest Trafficked Real Estate web Properties accessed from Desktop as of June 2014

    25 Jul 2014 | 11:12 am
    According to the latest Experian  Market Research published  for the month of june  shows zillion  , Trulia and Realtor as  the biggest web sites in terms of traffic from desktops Zillion leads the  Real Estate market with approx 19% market share traffic followed by Trulia with 9% and Realtor with 7.7% of the overall real estate web site reach for  the month of june, 2014The marketshare reflects and takes into consideration  the top 10 most visited web sites from desktops only 
  • The Mobile Barometer Index : 2 charts that tell a story

    24 Jul 2014 | 7:22 am
    MOBILE USAGE AMONG LOWER AND MIDDLE INCOME NATIONS IS HIGHTHE MOBILE HAS BEEN A KEY DRIVER TO INCREASE INTERNET PENETRATION  ACROSS THE WORLDS MOST REMOTEST PLACESWho does what with a Mobile . The above Mobile Barometer named so because its a kind of measuring data chart which shows how many users are doing what with their devicesThe core of the mobile usage was (if we remember ) was to actually make calls .. However over the last 5 years, the mobile has replaced quite a few things at  our  homes .Think of it .We can not afford  not having a watch ,a music player, a…
  • Mobile centricity and Wealth Distribution: Is Mobile for Masses or Classes

    24 Jul 2014 | 6:32 am
    A recent Mobile from Inmobi  , (  one of the biggest mobile ad platform in terms of reach)Mobile media have  surpassed traditional media (TV & online) in terms of time spend •  Multi-screen behavior is common – 61% of mobile web users engage in mobile activities (e.g. social networking, text messaging) while watching TV •an average mobile users who use the web ( Mobile web users ) consumes 6 hours of media ( which means apart from mobile web, which is getting streamed to them in real time . additional media usage  like TV/web/ desktop, radio and magazines…
  • Latest Chinese Mobile Brand Gionee plans to sell 5million units in India

    22 Jul 2014 | 11:35 am
    While Gionee's Smartphones has been in news for quite some time now,  and their claim to fane is " they are the  current contender for the world's slimmest smartphone crown, the Gionee Elife S5.5  has  5.5mm thickness -and thats quite a show stealer and  TENAA has just certified a mid-range model that's even thinner. TApparently he Gionee GN9005 Not only that, the phone weighs just 94.6g - among the lightest Android smartphones and measures 139.8 x 67.4 x 5.0 mm., includes LTE connectivity16GB of built-in memory (no microSD slot) and a…
  • The Boom in Online Video Advertising : 3 Reasons why brands need to rethink

    21 Jul 2014 | 7:56 am
    Is there anybody on the planet who actually enjoys pre-roll video advertising? Research has shown that 94% of people skip pre-roll ads. Is there anybody on the planet who actually enjoys pre-roll video advertising? Research has shown that 94% of people skip pre-roll ads)Online video advertising are one one of the fastest-growing ad mediums across any media , far outpacing growth in spending on television and other digital formats. Correspondingly, online video ad viewership exploded in 2013, reaching over 35 billion views in the U.S. in DecemberThe increasing spends a on" Video…
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  • Subaru’s WRX S4 promises more sophisticated performance, but only in Japan

    Stephen Edelstein
    25 Jul 2014 | 11:15 am
    The 2015 Subaru WRX hasn't been on sale long, but Subaru is already cooking up a special edition. The WRX S4 will be unveiled in Japan in late August but Subaru is keeping things under wraps until then. The post Subaru’s WRX S4 promises more sophisticated performance, but only in Japan appeared first on Digital Trends.
  • DT Contest: Upgrade your home by winning our $400 H/K Onyx Studio

    Jeffrey Van Camp
    25 Jul 2014 | 11:15 am
    Missing a great way to listen to music? The Harman Kardon Onyx Studio is one of the most stylish Bluetooth speakers around. We love it and we've got one to give away to a lucky reader. Enter to win now! The post DT Contest: Upgrade your home by winning our $400 H/K Onyx Studio appeared first on Digital Trends.
  • Bayonetta 2 online co-op mode details revealed

    Michael Lee
    25 Jul 2014 | 11:12 am
    The Wii U-exclusive details its online mode, which pits players against hordes of enemies and epic bosses. There is an element of friendly competition as well, with a betting system to raise the stakes even higher... The post Bayonetta 2 online co-op mode details revealed appeared first on Digital Trends.
  • Shaq raps to Pharrell for a spot on the NBA 2K15 soundtrack

    Will Fulton
    25 Jul 2014 | 10:17 am
    Shaq raps for Pharrell Williams in this video to show him that he's got what it takes to be on the soundtrack for 2K Sports' upcoming NBA 2K15. The post Shaq raps to Pharrell for a spot on the NBA 2K15 soundtrack appeared first on Digital Trends.
  • Zeus Twelve Gold & White Collection bundles, sports car, speed boat, and motorcycle

    Stephen Edelstein
    25 Jul 2014 | 10:15 am
    The Zeus Twelve Gold & White Collection is one-stop shopping for high-end toys. It features an electric sports car, electric motorcycle, and diesel boat for the buyer who likes to have everything match. The post Zeus Twelve Gold & White Collection bundles, sports car, speed boat, and motorcycle appeared first on Digital Trends.
 
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  • In Singapore, mobile customers can donate unused 4G to good causes

    Springwise
    25 Jul 2014 | 9:05 am
    Add / Remove While smartphones have become an indispensable part of many people’s lives, the monthly tariffs attached to them are often overpriced and limited to a few options that leave customers with excess data or calls each month. In the past, Korea-based mobile operator T’s LTE Data Gift scheme has let those with unused data donate it to family members and friends, and now Singapore operator StarHub has launched the #4Good campaign, which enables customers to give it to projects using technology for positive causes. Starhub subscribers on the company’s Mobile Postpaid…
  • In Manchester, gym workouts for indie music fans

    Springwise
    25 Jul 2014 | 8:17 am
    Add / Remove For many, exercise is more of a chore than something to look forward to, and for others it’s only bearable if there’s a distraction to take their mind off what they’re actually doing. In the past, Blue Goji has successfully tricked people into doing exercise to control games characters. Now The Fit Sessions in the UK is hoping to entice alternative music fans — not typically the most sporty types — to keep fit by bouncing along to the indie genre’s more upbeat tracks. One thing that may put music connoisseurs off the traditional gym class is the…
  • App offers a comprehensive guide to local and real-time parking restrictions

    Springwise
    25 Jul 2014 | 6:43 am
    Add / Remove Finding a parking space in big cities can be a nightmare, which recently prompted on-demand valet service Caarbon to do the job for drivers. But even when a space is discovered, it’s easy to fall foul of rules and regulations that aren’t clearly marked or are just plain confusing. AppyParking is an app that details paid and non-paid parking spaces in real time, as well as factors such as congestion charges and special restrictions. The main interface of the app is a map of the local area. Users first select the type of parking space they’re looking for, whether…
  • Public toilet for dogs lets owners flush away the mess

    Springwise
    24 Jul 2014 | 8:49 am
    Add / Remove Weird Of The Week: This is part of a series of articles that looks at some of the most bizarre and niche business ideas we see here at Springwise. There’s been a much larger crackdown on dog littering in the past few decades, with owners now expected to clear up their pet’s mess or face a fine. However, it remains a problem in some areas. Madrid’s Cacas Express recently took the extreme measure of tracking owners and mailing them any dog poo they leave through the post. A much more friendly alternative is now being trialled in northeastern Spain, where…
  • Smartphone-charging exercise desks arrive at Amsterdam Airport

    Springwise
    24 Jul 2014 | 7:24 am
    Add / Remove It’s always a pain to have to go hunting for a place to charge your phone, especially if you need to stay put in a particular location. We recently wrote about Soofa, the Boston-based company that’s hoping to place solar phone-charging benches in city parks, and now Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport has installed desks that enable passengers to charge their devices through pedal power while they wait for their plane. The devices are provided by Belgium-based WeWATT, which has previously been featured on Springwise when it first began trialling the WeBIKE table in…
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  • 3D Printed Earbud

    Steven Teo
    24 Jul 2014 | 9:03 am
    The fit on earbuds varies wildly, largely because each person’s earlobe is a unique and beautiful snowflake. Okay, maybe not beautiful. But if a pair of earbuds matched the exact shape of your ear, the days of painful buds that fall out too easily could be numbered. That’s the concept behind OwnPhones, a San Francisco-based start-up that has created 3D printed wireless earbuds that are custom fitted to the shape of your ears. The startup isn’t alone in the 3D printed earbud space. A few weeks ago, Normals came out of the shadows with a similar concept. And in much the same way,…
  • Soundhawk’s Smart Listening System

    Marcel Sim
    23 Jul 2014 | 9:44 am
    As the world grows noisier, more people are hearing less of what matters most. Soundhawk is a unique blend of intuitive consumer technology and breakthrough hearing science designed to help people hear, communicate and connect. Soundhawk includes three elegantly designed and complementary pieces of hardware: the Scoop, Wireless Mic and Charging Case.  The Scoop is a small, stylish and comfortable wearable device for your ear that connects with all components of the System. It uses adaptive audio processing to enhance key sound frequencies and elevate what you want to hear while reducing…
  • Homey Voice Controlled Home Automation System

    Marcel Sim
    23 Jul 2014 | 5:34 am
    Homey, a voice controlled home automation system, could make it easier for users to get home and relax as it closes the blinds, turns down the lights and cues up a movie all at your command. Its founders hope to introduce a system that does not directly require the use of an app. You simply get home, tell Homey what to do and sit back.  The device works off eight radio modules—including ZigBee, Bluetooth 4.0 and Z-Wave—all corresponding to a Raspberry Pi Computer Module. Despite making changes with only the sound of a voice, Homey still uses a main app to sync itself with the gadgets in…
  • Exercise with Virtual Pet

    Marcel Sim
    22 Jul 2014 | 5:32 am
    Wokamon combines the function of a pedometer with the engagement of a virtual pet. The more you move, the more your pet grows. The Wokamon, short for Walking Monsters, feed off users’ burnt calories and turn them into happiness. Users can check the daily progress of their Wokamon, which level-up as users exercise more.
  • Vertical Garden Art

    Steven Teo
    20 Jul 2014 | 9:00 am
    You’ve seen vertical gardens, wall planters before but this is next level stuff. Art We Heart makes unique wall art using plants and moss. From trendy symbols like @ and # to cities like LA and NY, each piece is hand made in Los Angeles, turning plants into a new form of wall art. They even do custom orders. Plant Wall Art by Art We Heart [Design Milk]
 
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  • How to grow nails: care, products and advice

    Amelia
    11 Jul 2014 | 6:41 am
    Sometimes the nails grow and maintain healthy, beautiful and strong is complicated. There are several factors that directly influence the health and beauty of your nails. The causes that are brittle and weakened may be multiple, but so are the ways to fix them. Here we tell you about some reasons why they do not grow, as well as products and treatments that you have available to strengthen nails. Cleanliness : regular contact with the water and cleaning products often weaken considerably. Try not to use hot water when cleaning, it is preferably warm, besides it also dry out the skin of your…
  • Minimalist style in your look with what clothes you create

    Amelia
    11 Jul 2014 | 6:34 am
    The concept of minimalism is basically reducing everything to a minimum, removing unnecessary ornaments and leaving it in a matter of essential accessories and clothes. In the case of fashion could be a very simple outfit of basic items without many components, which only has the essentials you need, nothing more. It is notable for neutral or solid colors, simple and few clothes or any accessories. The concept of cleanliness and simplicity is very present. The clothes tend to be smooth, quiet textures and neutral colors that appeal to end up giving a somewhat sober to dispense it recharged.
  • Controlling Jealousy

    Amelia
    11 Jul 2014 | 6:23 am
    In many troubled relationships stressful dynamics are given. Intense feelings are the support and act as glue that we call love, but no more than that. That intensity attracts, retains us because it felt like something special, we feel that what we create with others is something unique and that gives us great pleasure and we filled the gaps. Many people end up participating in games of jealousy , demands, accusations and insults sadly when the other person is not what we expect, what we had agreed that we would find ourselves in the other. Somehow try to force that to happen, we need to get…
  • Care and hydration post peeling with acids

    Amelia
    11 Jul 2014 | 6:20 am
    After an acid peel , the skin needs proper care to promote healthy healing and prevent excessive scaling, redness and dryness. After a chemical peel the dermis is sensitized, and depending on the case, can also display a marked redness for several days. The immediate result is like a sunburn, so you have to give your skin the necessary moisture. Some acids generate flaking and not others, such as retinoic acid or TCA and mandelic respectively. The one off small and thin sheets of skin is normal, but nevertheless should not scrub or rub to go faster, but deeply moisturize several times a day.
  • Eliminate localized fat with massage exercises

    Amelia
    27 Apr 2014 | 5:35 am
    The aesthetic problem is more relevant is the percentage body modeling . While some people want to lose weight to look more stylish, often when this is achieved are fat deposits that naturally all have that happen to be in most cases unwanted. As we have already told many notes there are many other treatments to get rid of localized fat, surgeries and even products cosmetics. Today we focus on solutions that can undertake independently, without having to invest money, no extra time or expose surgeries. One of the most effective weapons against these fat deposits is exercise a few months in…
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  • Reddit Community Helps Reunite Owner With Missing Dog (PHOTOS)

    Trends
    13 Jul 2014 | 5:59 pm
        Despite its penchant for snarky comments, Reddit has proved time and again that its online community has a heart. It reaffirmed that this week when a woman’s dog went missing in Texas, and Reddit users helped find him. On Sunday, user P1percub posted a photo of Jack, her missing pit bull-lab mix, along with a plea for help on a Houston subreddit: Please help [me] find my lost dog. He was hit by a truck… in the Med Center this morning. I’ve been looking for him non-stop. My cell # is on his collar, but if you see him PLEASE help me bring him home. P1piercub…
  • Justin Bieber Dodging Jail Time For Egging Unless …

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    10 Jul 2014 | 5:41 am
    Justin Bieber worked out what looks like a pretty sweet plea deal in his vandalism case … y’know for egging his ex-neighbor’s house. The good news is he got probation, community service and zero time behind bars. Bad news is that probation thing can be a real bitch! Right, Lindsay? And Chris, and Paris, and … Read more: http://www.tmz.com/2014/07/10/justin-bieber-egging-misdemeanor-plea-deal-tmz-tv/#ixzz374KMkyAd
  • How To Put On Pants Without Using Your Hands

    Trends
    1 Jul 2014 | 5:25 pm
    Look, Ma, no hands! Or pants! Actually, the guy in the video below very much has a pair of pants, and discovered an incredible way to get his legs inside ‘em. For most guys, the last thing we wanna do in the morning is put on clothes; we’d rather sit around in our underwear all day, festering in various scents, which is why some of us become professional bloggers (#LivingTheDream). But this hands-free method looks super fun, especially set to 1980s hair band Europe‘s “Final Countdown.” As far as we can tell from Google Translate, the clip is from a TV show called “The Prestige,”…
  • 6 Easy Ways To Look Like A Perfect Guy

    Trends
    1 Jul 2014 | 5:14 pm
    No medical degree? No firefighting career? No problem! Impressing girls is a lot easier than you might think. Here are six simple ways you can look like a dreamboat on a “dreambike” budget. 1. Get A Dog (Or Borrow One) Girls love cute things so much that anything near a cute thing becomes cuter by proximity. Guys who play catch with their mutts look like major catches to girls. If you don’t have the time or responsibility level to adopt a dog, ask a friend if you can walk theirs or take it to the park. 2. Know About Wine At least, know more about wine than how much Two Buck Chuck…
  • Top 5 Gameplays of the most waited games for 2014

    Trends
    1 Jul 2014 | 1:11 pm
    1. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
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