She wrote an adorable letter to Google’s CEO. Now she’s on the ‘board’ of a computer company.

April 29, 2017

… experimenting on her own,” Julie said. Computer testing is now all in the family. Image: kano The sisters will have to work out sharing computer time, since their mom said fights are already brewing over who gets to play with the device. “Hollie’s a bit miffed on Chloe getting all the attention,” Julie said, but it helps that both girls are both included with computer kit testing, so they both feel involved and excited. Meanwhile their parents, Julie and Andy, are …

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Games for Change highlights impactful VR projects with its new summit

April 28, 2017

… reality, augmented reality, and mixed reality projects. The Games for Change Festival is happening July 31 to Aug. 2 at the New School in New York City. Susanna Pollack, president of Games for Change, said that while the organization has included some VR games in the past, the recent development of VR and its potential for positive social change led Games for Change to take a deeper look at VR this year. “We feel that Games for Change is very well-positioned to help develop this community …

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Daphne Oz dishes on her co-hosts on ‘The Chew’

April 26, 2017

… and are always running out of hours in the day, and our to-do lists are never checked off, and our inboxes are always overflowing, and it can feel really exhausting and self-defeating to see your to-do lists are never checked off, she said. The reality is if you are being graded, which you are not its OK if your grade fluctuates day to day. Its OK if youre an A mother today and a B employee and C wife and tomorrow all of those things change. I think its important for us to be a little bit more …

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What Sheryl Sandberg can teach you about loss, grief, and resilience

April 25, 2017

… says. “There are days I do better and days I do worse. There are days I keep the promises I make to myself to feel grateful, and there are days I don’t. In the better moments, even when I feel grief, I can remember that my kids are still alive. I can remember that Dave would have wanted them to be happy. I can remember how lucky I am to have friends and family. I would never say that those are all the moments, because they’re not.” Sandberg and I are discussing her new …

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‘Touching my dreams’: Designer turns ideas into surreal images

April 24, 2017

… and it makes them want to improve their work as well. You said in your bio on Instagram, “The facts are not beautiful.” What message are you trying to tell through your images? What’s not beautiful is the ordinariness of facts — the facts that we know and we are used to. The photo of a whale floating in the ocean does not mean much, but seeing a whale coming out of the middle of the desert can make people feel different. Photography can tell a story through its images …

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Forget Cheetos. This campus vending machine dispenses condoms and pregnancy tests

April 23, 2017

… this month when the school installed the machine at a campus recreation center that’s open most of the day. That comes in handy when the student health center closes after business hours. Singh told the television station KCRA that he started pursuing the idea after a friend couldn’t get emergency contraception when she needed it. For $30, students can now buy it in the vending machine. He thinks that easy access will help students who might feel nervous about getting emergency …

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From Sea To Shining Sea, A Solar System ‘Road Trip’ With Astronaut Chris Hadfield

April 20, 2017

… get to the Brooklyn Bridge, youre at Mars the fact that you passed Mercury, then Venus and Earth on the way to Mars, and you hit Mars by the time you hit New York that and the whole rest of the solar system is west of there, is kind of startling and extremely memorable, said Hadfield, who has traveled a few miles in his day. In “Miniverse,” the giant planet Jupiter hovers over the Mall in Washington, D.C. Most people do not have any feel at all for the solar system, …

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A Look Back At 6 Seasons Of Perfect ‘Girls’ Quotes

April 17, 2017

… to me, about me, probably in the last half hour! Hannah I feel like my bandana collection is my most developed collection. I mean my array of bandanas is insane. Shoshanna ** I am 13 pounds overweight and it has been so awful for me my whole life. Hannah Ive been known to dabble in the Macintosh arts. Ray Its a Wednesday night baby and Im alive! Hannah ** I will never be bored as long as theres Halloween. Shoshanna Its really liberating to say …

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Joey McIntyre Reveals The Best Advice Donnie Wahlberg Ever Gave Him

April 17, 2017

Joey McIntyre cant help but feel thankful these days. The singer and actor just launched his own scripted show on Pop TV, and hes about to release an EP and kick off a tour with New Kids on the Block. The TV series, dubbed Return of the Mac, finds McIntyre playing an exaggerated version of himself alongside his real-life wife, Barrett Williams, and their three children. Loosely based on his life, the show finds McIntyre trying to land a serious acting gig on TV, but settling for a talk show …

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Now there’s an easier way to binge with your friends, without having to leave the house

April 15, 2017

… SEE ALSO: Retro tech is huge right now because the present is a depressing nightmare In other words, you can see your friends go slack jawed as a horse fights an alligator without ever leaving the comfort of your couch. And while it’s obviously no replacement for that old fashioned human touch (seriously, you should still get out and interact in the meatspace), this digital approximation can help people connect with others even when all they feel like doing is vegging out at home. This is …

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Corona never paid a dime for millions of dollars of ‘Fast and Furious’ product placement

April 15, 2017

Image: Scott Olson/Getty Images Vin Diesel’s constant plugging of Corona throughout the Fast and Furious movies can make certain installments feel like extended beer commercials. But the company has apparently never paid a dime for the prolific product placement. SEE ALSO: Yup, there’s going to be a ‘Fast & Furious’ global arena tour That’s according to a new feature story in The Ringer that examines the franchise’s longstanding relationship with the …

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Jenna Dewan Tatum talks about her sex life with Channing Tatum

April 15, 2017

… all women should keep it exciting for themselves. People always ask, Do you do anything to keep it fresh for your man? I hate that question. I’m like, No. Why is it for your man? I do things to keep it fresh for myself. The lingerie I buy is not for him necessarily. It’s for us and for myself. If you feel sexy, then it’s good for you.” She said to keep their relationship healthy, they work on communicating. You change when you’re together from 25 to 35, she …

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Chrissy Teigen: Motherhood is a choice

April 14, 2017

Chrissy Teigen has discussed all sorts of topics relating to motherhood in recent years. The model has been open about her fertility struggles, dealing with postpartum depression and being a new mom in the public eye. Now the 31-year-old wants to talk about another facet of being a woman; the decision not to have children. “I think it’s really commendable to even doubt the process [of motherhood] out loud, because I don’t feel like people should be pressured to have …

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Trump Rushes Into World Affairs

April 13, 2017

… that dont get that the tweet-paced palaver is show. Sending the Navy to troll North Korean leader Kim Jong-un may feel like fun, but what if Kim decides to attack nearby Seoul with conventional weapons? But its one thing to stiff a subcontractor. Its another to stiff, say, the Chinese. They have methods of getting payment that far exceed that of a floor-tile jobber on a highway in Paramus. Maybe its a coincidence, but Trump has decided to stop calling China a currency manipulator; China, …

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7 of Europe’s most beautiful villages — from England to Greece

April 10, 2017

(CNN)The notion of postcard-perfect villages steeped in Old World charm has inspired centuries of travelers to fan out across Europe, seeking its secluded hamlets. As a result, the continent’s scenic spots rarely remain hidden for long. It doesn’t take much to make a charming village feel uncomfortably popular. Consider the five fishing villages that make up Italy’s Cinque Terre, where an evening summertime stroll often feels like shuffling through a packed amusement park, …

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Masters 2017: Sergio Garcia, Rickie Fowler in leading quartet

April 8, 2017

… invigorated by Augusta and shares the record of 23 consecutive cuts made at the Masters with three-time champion Gary Player. He has also had five top-20 finishes since turning 50. “I love the place, I’ve said that for 33 straight years,” Couples told Sky Sports. “In conditions like this I almost feel better. In the bad weather it’s a battle and by playing here so many times I feel I can save shots.” Phil the thrill Jordan Spieth, who has finished second, …

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Where social media meets hard rock, a tale of two Mastodons

April 7, 2017

… on Jack Dorsey. Thank you. you too https://t.co/iZNruLx3Ml jack (@jack) April 6, 2017 We’ve reached out to the band for a bit more on how they feel about the social network and having one named after them. What will happen with Mastodon the social media platform as the two race for online dominance? I’m not going to speculate we leave that stuff up to Lance but time will tell. Maybe a cage match? Two Mastodons enter, one Mastodon leaves. Anyway, as for Mastodon the band, they …

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Social airline concepts make flying more fun

April 7, 2017

(CNN)Flying is about to get a lot more fun. The latest design concepts feature customizable group-seating pods, sleek lounge bars and, soon enough, co-working spaces — all at 35,000 feet. These changes come with a trend toward experiential travel, in which “authenticity and personalized experiences” are key components of a fulfilling journey, according to a 2016 US Experiential Traveler Survey by travel industry intelligence platform Skift. …

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