Where to Shop Right Now: 10 new and expanded stores - and really big sales, too
The Tory Burch store in the Galleria has doubled in size, with much more room for the full range of clothing, shoes and accessories.
George Takei: Why I Love The Country That Once Betrayed Me
Here's a wonderful TED talk from George Takei on his view of democracy. As a Japanese American, born during WWII, and imprisoned at the age of four because of his ancestry, he talks about that time and those who helped shape his belief in democracy.
Ted Baker plc's "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital
's stock had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by Liberum Capital in a research note issued on Tuesday.
ESL Lesson Plan
What Makes A Word 'Real'?
Sometimes popular usage, especially in journals or media, but it can also happen that a word, or term, especially slang, just becomes embedded in language even when 'respectable' sources don't use it.
Live Music Blog
Mark Ronson on TED.com - "How sampling transformed music"
Big fan of this talk so I thought I'd share it: Mark Ronson is the producer that came into most people's collective conscious right around the time of Amy Winehouse breaking through on her debut, and in this TED talk he takes on anyone that thinks sampling is "cheating" musically and details out why sampling has shaped pop culture and that the "dam ... (more)
TEDxAuckland to Return in 2014 with Impressive Speakers
With an initial line-up of top New Zealand and international talent secured, TEDxAuckland has announced it will be returning to the city for its third consecutive year this August.
10 gorgeous examples of social media creative for Twitter
You won't have failed to notice that Twitter automatically previews a small part of embedded images, but you may not have realised that some brands are much better at making the most of this opportunity than others.
Fire Dog Lake
Hanging Out With the Snowden-Bot
Back in March, Edward Snowden used a virtual Google "hangout" from Russia to address a big audience at SXSW.