Tag Archives: trademark

7 New Instagram Accounts to Follow This November

If your feed is full of the same old clichés, shake things up with a new follow (or seven). Need a few ideas? Great! We scoured Instagram for fashionable accounts that’ll leave you inspired and wanting to keep scrolling

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The Coolest October Buys, According to Our Editorial Director

Scoping out the best shopping on the Internet is part of my job, which means I’m tempted to hit “add to cart” all too often. In the spirit of keeping a running wish list of my latest finds and sharing them with you, dear reader, I bring you my new monthly shopping column.

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50 Cool Outfit Ideas for Fashion Girls

Since you likely find the brilliant outfits of stylish civilians as fascinating as we do, we decided to bring you a street style slideshow of giant proportions. We’ve got over 50 amazing outfits to share with you—and since the weather can unpredictable at this time of year depending on your locale, we’ve got quite the assortment of looks. Some are fit for a chilly fall day, others are perfect for still-warm temperatures, and there are plenty in between

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Segway Is Suing The Makers of That Thing Which is Not a Hoverboard

The Inventist Hovertrax is a $1500 auto-balancing skateboard that is very much not a hoverboard . It is also, according to Segway, in violation of a bunch of patents. Read more..

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Adobe says stop using ‘Photoshop’ as a generic term

When a company’s product so thoroughly corners a market that it becomes well-known even by those who have never used it, the company faces a problem: generic use of that product’s name. You’re likely to hear the term “dumpster” used generically, for example, as it is now a genericized trademark due to its common usage. Other trademarks have suffered the … Continue reading

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Dozens of Your Favorite Apps are Free or Deeply Discounted Today

Amazon just kicked off another of their trademark Android app giveaways , this time featuring the likes of Goat Simulator , Bridge Constructor Medieval , Photo Lab Pro , and Scribblenauts Remix , just to name a few. All told, there are nearly 40 apps included in the giveaway, so be sure to grab your favorites while you can.

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Apple’s Thinking About Showing People Ads Based on Their Bank Balances

Just when you thought Apple wasn’t integrated into your life enough, the company just won a patent for a system that targets ads based on how much money people have . This is the same Apple that’s promised not to monetize your data.

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Boeing Dreams of an Engine Powered by Lasers and Nuclear Explosions

Since we seem to be on the topic of f antastical power sources today, it’s my solemn duty to inform you that respected airplane manufacturer Boeing has aspirations to build a jet engine powered by lasers and nuclear explosions. Read more...

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At Which Age Should You Stop Wearing Short Hemlines?

Age should never totally influence your fashion decisions, but there are a few outfit-picking areas (e.g., hemline length) where that magical number does come into play. While we'd never deter you from wearing whatever you love, there is a difference in the way you're perceived through the decades, so skirt lengths may vary over time. To get some more specific insight, we enlisted celebrity stylist Orlee Winer (who's worked with Malin Akerman, Michelle Williams, and Toni Garrn) to give us her advice on the appropriate ages for various hemlines

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EU says public likely to confuse Skype with broadcaster Sky

Trademarks and patents are strange beasts.

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