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One woman's fitting room selfie is taking a stand for female shoppers who are plus-sized — and is going viral in the process. Rachel Taylor was shopping in Old Navy when she overheard an interaction between two customers that made her heart sink: A mother and her daughter were making fun of the plus-sized tank tops in the store Taylor recounted the interaction on Old Navy's Facebook: The girl picked up a plus-size tank top, showed it to her mom and said, "Look! Me and So-and-so can fit in this tank top!" Her mom laughed and said, "Yeah, you could! That thing is huge!" See also: Women, it's time to stop apologizing for your body at the beach Read more...More about Old Navy, Watercooler, Conversations, Selfie, and Body Positivity
As much as I love playing catch up on Game of Thrones, there’s always something else to do. Another email to follow up on, another project to tackle, another story to write. And why not? I love my job! That’s why I can’t switch to a tablet. None are good enough for productivity. It’s incredible that after seven years we still don’t have a tablet that can keep multiple apps open without suspending them. Or a mobile browser that doesn’t reload a tab every time you switch to it See also: Dell Venue 8 7000 might be the best Android tablet, despite lame 3D camera Mobile apps are getting better and better; heck, I like Office on Android better than on my Mac. But the experience of having more than one app open at the same time and constantly switching between them on a tablet — I don’t care how good the app is designed, put it side by side with a PC and the difference is night and day Read more...More about Reviews, Dell, Tablets, Tech, and Gadgets
During a recent vacation, I had no fewer than three webcams watching my home. I can’t tell you how comforting it is to be able to open an app, access my Nest Cam (formerly Dropcam) to see my great room or open another app to see compressed versions of the activity in front of my house thanks to Flir FX. Added to that mix was Netatmo’s new face-finding Welcome smart home camera. See also: This Smart Camera Sees Your Every Move — and Can Hear Your Crying Baby in the Next Room Like the Nest Cam and Flir FX, Welcome plugs into a wall outlet and then connects to your network via Wi-Fi. Unlike those devices, it includes facial recognition. As a result, it can alert you when your child arrives home and when an unknown face appears in its 130-degree field of vision. Read more...More about Security, Reviews, Tech, Apps Software, and Gadgets