New Snapchat data shows its bringing more eyes to all devices

April 29, 2017

… measurement. Nielsen and Snap declined to disclose the names of the partners. It did include media companies that have a presence on TV, digital and/or mobile. It also declined to reveal more information about the users surveyed, but said their usage varied. “Why the story is so interesting is it wasnt a filtered group of heavy Snapchat user. It was anyone who’s used Discover,” Sikdar said. Snapchat also boosted reach of Discover partner’s mobile audience, with a 23 …


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

April 26, 2017

Daphne Oz, co-host of The Chew, works with some of the top names in food including Mario Batali, Carla Hall and Michael Symon. But somehow, they all get along. We are all as friendly off-set as you see on-set, she revealed to Fox News. I dont know how the producers put us together but we have so much respect and so much love for each other; I genuinely think its because no one is done learning. Everyone wants to have fun and talk and have great conversations and learn something. Former What …


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

April 20, 2017

CuriosityStream Sure, we sort of all know some of the names of the planets in our solar system, and sure, we kind of know what many of those planets look like, right? But have you ever wondered what it would be like to see the main planets in our cosmic neighborhood as if they were always hovering in the air right above major cities? The actual distances between the planets are so vast that its difficult to understand the scale of our little section of the Milky Way galaxy. Miniverse is a …


Dubai: Insider Travel Guide

March 29, 2017

… fun names such as “Masters Of The Universe.” Dubai in the sky: 12 restaurants with a great view Nightlife Jetty Lounge This beach bar set on The One&Only Royal Mirage’s private beach exudes cool. It attracts a young, professional crowd on weekends, who lounge around in their designer threads on the crisp white couches overlooking the sea and yachts, while listening to down-tempo beats and sipping expensive cocktails. At.mosphere If you’re looking to show …


Snapchat turns to sponsored geofilters as it pushes to compete with Facebook, Instagram

March 28, 2017

… player advantage. Snapchat is hoping its reach helps it rise quickly. More than one billion snaps with geofilters are viewed on the app every day. Yet, not every ad resonates well with users. “Some friends on my Snapchat feed have sometimes doodled out brand names,” said Julian Gamboa, a digital marketing course instructor at UC Berkeley. Image: Snapchat Gamboa said while he’s been on spring break in Las Vegas, he’s noticed his fair share of sponsored geofilters. …


Hoverboard fires are still a problem, so here’s another product recall to remind you

March 26, 2017

… “The lithium-ion battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards can overheat, posing a risk of smoking, catching fire and/or exploding,” reads the advisory on the CPSC’s website, which specifically names the Glide65, Drift8 and Trek10 models of the Vecaro hoverboards. Image: cpsc/Vecaro lifestyle A visit to the Vecaro website shows its normal colorful promotions for hoverboards, but if you look waaaaaay down on the bottom of the page in small text you’ll …


The most fashionable Englishwoman in Paris – BBC News

March 18, 2017

Over the next 90 years, Mary Clarke Mohl lived an extraordinary life at the crossroads of French and British culture and society. Nearly all of it was spent in Paris, where she saw three revolutions and was on friendly terms with so many of the great names of the day. But she never lost her attachment to Britain and in the Rue du Bac she offered a home-from-home to William Thackeray and Elizabeth Gaskell, the Brownings and the Trollopes, as well as to many aristocrats, diplomats and …


31 April Fools Day Jokes For Teachers To Play At School

March 11, 2017

… Flickr / U.S. Department Of Education Write down the names of several students on the board with random information next to each name, like dates, letters, or short, nonsensical phrases. If asked about the significance of the names, say, “We’ll discuss it later” in an ominous tone. April Fools Day Pranks For Preschoolers We cant forget our littlest friends on this super-fun day! Even the preschool set can enjoy a joke every now and then, and today is no exception. Heres a …