This $6,300 backyard tiny office made out of plywood and polycarbonate offers just 40 square feet to work from home in — see inside

Summary List Placement Since March, millions of people around the world have been forced to figure out how to work from home, from improvised office space to quick childcare solutions.  London-based design studio Boano Prišmontas created one solution, called My Room in the Garden. The design was built as an affordable, remote work space for […]

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The best places to buy area rugs online

 Summary List Placement A good area rug will tie any room together, adding personality to your space while also protecting your existing flooring and sparing your downstairs neighbors from the sound of your footsteps. Rugs USA is the best place to buy area rugs because of its enormous selection, variety of styles and sizes, and […]

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Amazon hired the former privacy chief of Yahoo and Slack for its ‘Alexa Trust’ team, as it looks to tighten user privacy for its voice assistant (AMZN)

Summary List Placement Amazon has added Anne Toth, a renowned privacy and security expert, to its Alexa group, as it looks to strengthen the privacy policies over its popular voice assistant. Toth joined Amazon in August and is now the director of Alexa Trust, according to people familiar with the matter. Alexa Trust is part […]

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Booking Holdings CEO Glenn Fogel dishes on his personal battle with COVID-19 and steering the travel company through a global pandemic

Summary List Placement Back in March, when the coronavirus pandemic took hold in the New York metropolitan area, Booking Holdings CEO Glenn Fogel started feeing ill.  His wife had become sick first, and both of his children were, too.  By the time Fogel got his test results back — COVID-19 testing was a lot harder […]

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After 20 years of camping trips big and small, I have my essential packing list down to a science — here’s what I always bring

 Summary List Placement Camping trips require extensive planning to ensure you’ll have everything you need whether you plan to go off-the-grid or drive to a nearby campsite.  If you’re opting to head out on a serious backpacking trip and carrying all of your gear while hiking miles for days on end, you’ll likely need to […]

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Former PepsiCo and General Mills employees just launched a new program aimed at lifting up minorities in the overwhelmingly white consumer goods and food industry

Summary List Placement As a kid growing up in Section 8 housing, Ayeshah Abuelhiga had no connections to the corporate world.  When it came to getting ahead in life, her parents pointed her to becoming a doctor or a lawyer. Instead, she built a career in marketing before founding Mason Dixie Foods, which sells frozen […]

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The 7 biggest announcements Amazon made at its Echo event, from a mini drone that can fly around your home to a cloud gaming service (AMZN)

Summary List Placement Amazon held its usual fall product launch event on Thursday, where it introduced major updates across its Echo, Alexa, Fire TV, and Ring product lineups. It also unveiled its long-rumored cloud gaming service, called Luna, which will works across all platforms when it launches. Taken together, the announcements are a revamp and […]

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This cardboard cat condo is one of the best purchases I’ve made as a cat owner — it’s affordable and surprisingly durable

 Summary List Placement Have a cat, bunny, or small dog? I highly recommend buying a few of these stackable cardboard cubes and bridges from Cat Amazing. Cat Amazing’s Catty Stacks kits and are affordable, easy to assemble, and surprisingly durable. They’ve held up impressively well since we bought them one year ago.  My partner and […]

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