Braunbeck, who turned 70 a few months ago, has developed an impressive business founded on a simple idea: "Recycling costs dollars, but still makes sense."
Innovation is iterative. Sometimes change requires interns with fresh perspective. Sometimes it requires people with long-term industry knowledge who understand the parameters of the box we need to think our way out of. Sometimes it requires both.
By now you've heard that Jennifer Lawrence's (and other celebs') cellphone nude pictures were leaked out, but how in the heck did the hacker pull this off? Tech experts believe it was through the "Find My iPhone" app.
It's pretty easy to believe that because you are young and not in the "real world" yet that you are immune to identity theft or credit card fraud. But crime isn't so choosy about age.
Gee, even the tools that update your smartphone's operating system over the air have holes that hackers can slip into.
Most of us use our smartphones and computers on a daily basis and keep important information on them like passwords, user names, and credit card numbers. But there are other devices that hold sensitive data that we don't really talk about. For example, printers.
When you've finished with your morning pick-me-up, and you're ready to get rid of the breakfast rubbish, put your used coffee grounds aside for a simple, smart reuse.
In 2013, I began giving a seed grant every single day of the year to a social change visionary with a practical plan to make their community and the w...
Maybe that stunning skirt needs a new home or that delightful dress would have a better life being adorned by a new wearer...
In the world of recycling and DIY, it's almost impossible to go a day without talking about the mason jar. That's because, from practical to decorative, there is a wealth of uses for these versatile containers.
It is a different version of Bridge Over Troubled Waters, as the trouble here is the plastic waste.
You never know when malware will bite. Even browsing an online restaurant menu can download malicious code, put there by hackers.
The issue of New York's garbage is considered by many to be intractable due to the size, scale and the fast-paced lifestyle that this city is famous for. The city that never sleeps seems to be either too busy or too tired to sort its garbage.
Recycling used cell phones to combat deforestation is an encouraging development -- hopefully one that will be replicated and scaled up around the world. However, efforts to combat the act of illegal logging must be paired with efforts to curb the demand for illegally harvested timber from importing countries.
I wanted to let you know that I mistakenly received an item I did not order from your catalog, and wondered if you could send someone by my house to pick it up. It is a doorstop, sized 8.5 inches by 11 inches by 3.5 inches, weighs 13.6 pounds, and looks to be created entirely from your catalogs.
If you want ultimate reassurance of destroying data, destroy the device with a hammer or drill through the drive with multiple holes.