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This 'Drinking Jacket' Will Open, Hold And Chill Your Beer

The Huffington Post | Kerry Flynn | Posted 12.22.2014 | Technology

The Drinking Jacket is the Swiss Army knife for drinkers.

Want Your Cookies To Look Really Fancy? Try This 3D Printer

The Huffington Post | Kerry Flynn | Posted 12.21.2014 | Technology

Natural Machines, a Barcelona-based startup, has created a 3D printer just for food.

From Idea to Patent to Product: A Young Entrepreneur Takes on At-Home Fitness

Carol J. Carter | Posted 12.16.2014 | Small Business
Carol J. Carter

As a student at University of Maryland, Obidi Orakwusi needed a summer job but couldn't find one without a car. He decided he would create a job for himself and sketched the first concept of the Mega Bar on the back of a job application.

A Keyboard Waffle Is Obviously Just What You Need This Year

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 12.12.2014 | Taste

Work will never be the same.

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

This Could Be Every Distracted Writer's Dream Gadget

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 12.12.2014 | Books

Acclaimed for his simple style, Ernest Hemingway was economical when it came to the tools of his craft. All he needed to write, he said, was "[t]he bl...

Underwear Shopping Simplified

Michael Kleinmann | Posted 12.09.2014 | Style
Michael Kleinmann

As The Underwear Expert, I know a thing or two about underwear, and now that knowledge can benefit your underwear drawer too.

Women in Business Q&A: Nur-E Farhana Rahman, co-founder of Knotty Gal

Laura Dunn | Posted 12.09.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Nur-E Farhana Rahman is the co-founder of Knotty Gal, a NY-area socially conscious accessories business dedicated to helping educate and empower girls...

5 Exciting Startups to Inspire Any Entrepreneur in 2015

Andre Bourque | Posted 12.08.2014 | Business
Andre Bourque

In 2009, when the Great Recession really got rolling and layoffs were abundant, there was a silver lining. A lot of wannabe entrepreneurs got the kick in the pants they needed to start their business.

This Pen Lets You Doodle On Your Food

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 12.08.2014 | Taste

Latte art, tic-tac-toe pancakes ... the possibilities are endless.

With This $17 Razor, You'll Never Be Embarrassed Again

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 12.05.2014 | Style

We can all think of a million reasons not to shave, and they're all valid (winter, hello). But that one time we actually really NEED to shave and ther...

'Pizza Bed' May Put You In Danger Of Eating Your Duvet Cover

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 12.02.2014 | Comedy

What if you could crawl inside a steamy, delicious slice of pizza and go to sleep? That's what Brooklyn artist Claire Manganiello was wondering on a c...

deepsouth : An Interview With Filmmaker Lisa Biagiotti

Stephanie Spiro | Posted 12.01.2014 | Arts
Stephanie Spiro

Over the past year, I've been writing about creative storytelling, focusing on some extraordinary independent artists, their projects, and their crowdfunding campaigns. This week, I interviewed journalist and filmmaker, Lisa Biagiotti about the incredible journey of her gorgeous, topical, and award-winning film, deepsouth.

'Wrap' It Up: Why the Best Gift You Can Give Yourself Is Entrepreneurship

Carol J. Carter | Posted 11.26.2014 | Small Business
Carol J. Carter

Think you don't have the time or experience to start your own business? University of Pennsylvania freshman Brandon Saw became an entrepreneur one week before starting college.

New Drama About Two Queer People At Crossroads In Their Lives In The Works

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 11.22.2014 | Gay Voices

A new drama is in the works that takes a dramatic look at the lives of two queer people at crossroads in their lives. Called "Retake," the film fol...

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.

Chronicles of a Crowdfunding Amateur: Part One

Andrew Chau | Posted 11.25.2014 | Small Business
Andrew Chau

I never know how to respond when people ask me if they should use Kickstarter to start their business. After all, I've seen just as many Kickstarter failures as I have successes.

With INFINITY, Raquel Pomplun and L. Philippe Casseus Team Up to Launch an Epic New Series

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 12.02.2014 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

Let me tell you, I dig smart indies, I dig epic action franchises, and I dig ambitious storytelling. How pleasing, then, to leap into INFINITY, the...

Planes, Cameras and Kickstarter: A Look at 'Sunday People'

A.J. Walkley | Posted 11.19.2014 | Impact
A.J. Walkley

A month ago I was making my way back home to Arizona after a cross-country trip to Connecticut to attend my grandmother's funeral. It was not a happy ...

'I Am What's Underneath' Documentary Will Explore What Beauty Really Means

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 11.19.2014 | Women

Beauty isn't about clothes or makeup -- it's about the person underneath them. That's the theory behind the "What's Underneath" video series, film...

Forget Kickstarter, What You Really Need Is 'Workharder'

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 11.21.2014 | Comedy

This goes out to anyone who's ever rolled their eyes at a Kickstarter video, A.K.A, basically everyone. In a spot-on crowdfunding parody written an...

A Thirst to Create Leads to Kickstarter

Lee Schneider | Posted 11.18.2014 | Small Business
Lee Schneider

Funny how limitations can expand your horizons. Nathan Resnick was a college sophomore when he started his first Kickstarter campaign. He wanted to make watches, but he had no way of meeting the minimum order quantities set by manufacturers.

We Tell Ourselves Stories in Order to Live: The Joan Didion Documentary's Pioneering Approach to Collaborative Filmmaking

Elizabeth Nicholas | Posted 11.17.2014 | Arts
Elizabeth Nicholas

Here is a compendium of characters Didion herself might appreciate, and one which her own family is now joining.

The Art of Asking: Amanda Palmer Opens Her Heart to the World

Holly Cara Price | Posted 11.13.2014 | Books
Holly Cara Price

Palmer has, not to put too fine a point on it, ripped open her chest and exposed her heart for all to see.

4 Crowdfunded Inventions That Would Make Travel Easier

Shermans Travel | Posted 11.11.2014 | Travel
Shermans Travel

We're always impressed by the brilliant ideas that we find on crowd-funding platforms -- particularly the ones that solve the biggest problems and frustrations in travel.

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.