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If You Blast Your Wine With Sound Waves, Does It Taste Better?

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 11.22.2014 | Technology

Here's a weird one to bust out at your next dinner party.

Writer Gets Readers to Pay Him to Edit his Manuscript

Keith Thomson | Posted 11.19.2014 | Books
Keith Thomson

One of the hardest parts of the writing process is getting honest feedback. Close friends and family think nothing of lying in order to spare your feelings about as little as a poem. So they'll sooner tell you that your baby is ugly than that they didn't like the manuscript you've agonized over for two years.

Silence Is Speaking... Will We Listen?

Cassidy Hall | Posted 10.23.2014 | Arts
Cassidy Hall

I'm continually engulfed in modern day life with beeps, vibrations, commercials, news feeds -- a variety of attacks on all my senses. Yet, silence's mystifying self still delicately reaches for my curious heart.

Millie and the Lords

Yvonna Russell | Posted 12.07.2014 | Entertainment
Yvonna Russell

Two sisters Jessica and Jennica Carmona teamed up to film the coming of age story of Millie -- a young Latina struggling in El Barrio who is mentored by a former Young Lord Mateo to uplift herself and fight for social justice.

Don't You Forget About These: New Compilation Salutes the 'Second British Invasion'

Eric Williams | Posted 11.25.2014 | Entertainment
Eric Williams

The track list of "Reign" skews toward, if not technically one-hit wonders, artists whose greatest popularity was concentrated in a brief timespan, and the song selections tend toward those which will likely get first mention in their originators' obituaries

HACKED! User Info Stolen

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 02.21.2014 | Technology

Hackers breached the crowdfunding website Kickstarter and made off with some user information, the site revealed on Saturday. In a blog post, Kicks...

Andrea Rael

Classic Christmas Tale Gets Girl Power Rewrite

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Rael | Posted 12.24.2013 | Women

What if a doe wanted to fly Santa's sleigh? That's the question that Denver-based attorney Chantell Taylor used to ask herself when she was a litt...

14 Food Kickstarters That Were Finally Funded!

The Huffington Post | Nile Cappello | Posted 11.26.2013 | Taste

We can't wait for these food products to hit shelves.

Does This Lamp Look Familiar?

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 06.26.2013 | HuffPost Home

Hint: Mario and Luigi would approve of this accessory.

LOOK: What Motherhood Really Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 07.09.2013 | Parents

In the age of Instagram and "Fakebooking," not all depictions of motherhood feel completely genuine. With her project Momma Love: How the Mother Half ...

Katherine Bindley

Was This 9-Year-Old's $20,000 Kickstarter Campaign A Scam?

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Bindley | Posted 03.26.2013 | Technology

Susan Wilson describes launching a Kickstarter campaign to raise $829 with her 9-year-old daughter Mackenzie as akin to a weekend crafts project. ...

Man Enlists Help Of Kickstarter To Meet All His Facebook Friends -- All Of Them

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 03.22.2013 | Technology

This guy has awesome friends, and he can prove it. But he needs your help. Connecticut-based photographer Ty Morin is seeking out all 788 of his Fa...

Cyber Singer #doingitmyself

Susanne Mentzer | Posted 05.14.2013 | Arts
Susanne Mentzer

Now I need to put my performer hat back on, rehearse with the two pianists and Carlisle Floyd, and stay healthy. I know that thanks to my efforts at least 250 people will have the CD in hand by the fall. This was the goal.

Gerry Smith

Kickstarter Reminds Worried Backers: We Are 'Not A Store'

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 09.21.2012 | Technology

Kickstarter, the crowdfunding site for creative projects, was founded on the premise that many worthy ideas are never given a chance because tradition...

If A Kickstarter Project Fails, Where Does The Money Go?

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 09.05.2012 | Technology

Kickstarter success stories tend to capture attention, but what happens when a project's funding goals are met and its founders aren't showing signs t...

How She Raised $10,000 To Make Candles

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Kickstarter is a website filled with projects looking for funding, but some dreams are left unfulfilled when only pennies have rolled in by the campai...

City Bus-Sized 'Orbiting' Garden Can Grow 50 Pounds Of Basil A Day

Posted 08.20.2012 | Home

Imagine a sustainable farm that is about the size of a city bus and is capable of producing fifty pounds of basil per day. Not only is that possib...

Kickstarter's Biggest Winners

The Wall Street Journal | Erik Sofge | Posted 08.20.2012 | Small Business

FOUR YEARS AGO, Kickstarter was adorable. The site—which allows designers, independent artists, philanthropists and any netizen with a dream to soli...

Kickstarter Project Rises From 'Reject' Pile, Attracts Staggering Sum

AP | By PETER SVENSSON | Posted 10.16.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — A funny thing happens on Kickstarter, the website where people ask for money to finance their projects. Sometimes, they get more mon...

15 Crazy/Awesome Kickstarter Projects

The Huffington Post | Seena Vali | Posted 06.29.2012 | Comedy

If you're not familiar with Kickstarter, let us give you a quick introduction. Basically, people who need funding for a creative project post a short ...

Kickstarter Bug Exposes Info From Thousands Of Projects

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 05.14.2012 | Technology

Just a few weeks after its third birthday, Kickstarter, the crowd-funding platform behind such successful projects as inPulse's Pebble iPhone watch, i...