Baer parodied famous posters from the golden age of travel to emphasize the new reality we all live in—which is the exact opposite of glamorous. The beachball in José Morell Macías’ 1930s “Visit Spain” poster is replaced by toilet paper; the vivid yellow backdrop in Stan Galli’s famous “Visit Southern California” poster is replaced by a blue background and a vibrant green houseplant. (The iconic sunglasses are still there though.) … [Read more...] about These vintage-inspired travel posters are selling today’s ultimate destination: home
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But it’s also like having your own home air quality data center: You can check the levels of varying air pollutants like VOCs (things like formaldehyde and NO2, or more mundane scents like a burning candle, food cooking, and so on), particulate matter like pollen, and more through the app you connect to the product. When set to auto mode, the system will automatically set the product at a higher or lower level to reach an ideal setting. I tested this by lighting a candle, and whrrr up went the fan, and so did the line indicating particulate matter levels in the app’s chart. The app takes a reading and updates the chart every 15 minutes. … [Read more...] about Dyson’s new 3-in-1 fan cleans the air in your home. Is it worth $800?
Every day, millions of people go to work asking themselves the same questions: What’s my job giving me? Would I be better off doing something else? Will I find something I like better if I look? According to a 2013 Gallup survey, if you don’t like your job, you’re in the majority. Around twice as many employees said they were “actively disengaged” from their jobs than those who reported the opposite. There are some things we can do to make our workplaces more pleasant, but there’s always a limit. Sometimes the best bet is to get out. Here are seven signs that it’s time to go. … [Read more...] about 7 Signs It’s Time To Look For A New Job
Still, starts tend to be more expensive, and Long notes that root vegetables don’t transplant well, so you’ll likely want to direct sow those. If you have access to a greenhouse, or can create a greenhouse environment with heat and LED lights, Long suggests creating your own starts. (This is slightly more advanced gardening, but still achievable with the help of online tutorials!) This lets you plant vegetables like tomatoes, peppers, and eggplants when outside temperatures are still too chilly for them in the ground. … [Read more...] about How to grow a vegetable garden, according to legendary chef Alice Waters
However, it cannot be said for other sectors. Srinivasan S*, an ad filmmaker, pointed out that things might not come back to normal in the coming months. “Marketing budgets are being slashed and focus in right now on digital. It could potentially become mainstream considering cost involved,” he explained. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus fallout: Grim outlook for freelancers as contract jobs disappear