Laura Martisiute

10 Calming Mobile Games & Apps to Help You Keep Your Cool
Need a calming distraction? Try these.
Jun 2, 2022
“Zettelkasten” is the German Secret to a Super-Organized Life
Possibly the best productivity method you've never heard of.
Oct 12, 2020
This Tool Makes Deciding What Movie To Watch Next So Much Easier
It crowdsources actual movie critics' knowledge to give you more accurate and relevant recommendations.
Oct 9, 2020
Over 5,000 Pet Parents Are Obsessed with This Heated Cat House on Amazon
It’s easy to see why this cat house is so popular.
Oct 4, 2020
This Reddit Tip Will Help You Save Money on Kitchen Supplies
Think of it as joining the chefs' club.
Sep 29, 2020
This Streaming Service Wants to Help You Fall Asleep
Dubbed the “Netflix for sleep,” Restflix is a restful sleep streaming service that helps you fall asleep faster and encourages continuous, productive rest.
Sep 11, 2020
This Free App Helps Avoid the Biggest Disagreements with Your Roommates
It's like having another, extra responsible roommate.
Sep 11, 2020
Looking to Level Up? LinkedIn Just Made Its Most Popular Courses Free for the Month of September
LinkedIn has just released a list of 20 of the most popular courses on its Learning platform. Even better, all of these courses are now completely free to watch until September 30.
Sep 10, 2020
Kevin Costner’s New App for Road Trips Tells You About the Places You Travel Through
The app uses GPS to give users the feeling of listening to a travel podcast that changes based on where they are.
Sep 5, 2020
This Viral Urban-Adventuring App Promises to Take You Somewhere Unexpected
With over a million downloads in the last two months alone, and with #randonautica gaining 176.5 million views on TikTok, Randonautica has to be the most surprising break out app hit of 2020.
Aug 28, 2020
Zillow Finds Urban Home Popularity Hasn't Dropped That Much Since the Pandemic
It looks like in terms of real estate listings, at least, this year is mostly business as usual.
Aug 27, 2020
This New TV Show Aims to Relax You with Celebrities' Voices
The new ten-part series will be based on Calm, one of the world's most popular meditation, sleep, and relaxation apps.
Aug 21, 2020
This New Streaming Service Is Like Netflix for Design Nerds
A new streaming service promises to bring some of the world's more inspiring design and architectural stories straight to you has just launched.
Aug 10, 2020
From Juggling Fire to Knitting Sweaters, Here’s How to Find a Hobby As An Adult From Redditors Who’ve Done It
To find out how people get started with hobbies as adults, just look at Reddit. After all, a great way to start anything is to get some inspiration from others first.
Aug 10, 2020
A Boat-In Movie Theater might be Coming to a River Near You
For city dwellers that reside in the U.S., Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, Beyond Cinema, a Sydney-based entertainment and event company, promises to make boat-in movies a thing.
Aug 9, 2020
Google’s New Feature Brings Dinosaurs to Your Neighborhood
As well as being a free way to have fun with your phone and feel like you're in "Jurassic World", the 10 AR dinosaurs are also realistically sized, move in a detailed real-life way, and are a great way to learn about the past.
Aug 8, 2020
This App Can Turn Any Text Into an Audiobook
It was founded by a dyslexic student who wanted to make it easier for others to enjoy written texts.
Aug 7, 2020
It’s Not Just Barbados: 3 More Countries Are Offering a Remote Work Abroad Option
Here are a few to consider if you're looking for a change of scenery.
Aug 3, 2020
“The Sims” Has Its Own Reality TV Show—And It’s Really Entertaining
It's fun, even if you don't regularly watch other people play video games.
Jul 22, 2020
Museum Curators Are Battling Over the Best Bum on Twitter
Responding to a challenge from the Yorkshire Museum in the UK, museums and galleries globally scoured their collections for interesting or nicely formed behinds and replied to the wonderfully nerdy #CuratorBattle challenge #BestMuseumBum.
Jul 21, 2020
This Facebook Group Is a Treasure Trove of Affordable Historic Homes
Corners of the internet like this Facebook group and old house Instagram accounts are places where people can appreciate these properties and the craftsmanship that went into them.
Jul 13, 2020
Turns Out, You’ve Been Calculating Your Dog’s Age in”Human Years” All Wrong
The doggy aging process is a lot weirder than we thought.
Jul 12, 2020
HGTV’s ‘Home Town Takeover’ Will Renovate All of Wetumpka, Alabama
HGTV "wanted to choose a town, which as well as meeting all of the necessary criteria, faced down major adversity and persevered."
Jul 6, 2020
This Mobile App That Lets You Exercise Outdoors Without Leaving the House
The 360-degree dynamic virtual workouts are set in picturesque real-world locations.
Jun 26, 2020
YouTube’s Virtual Camp Will Keep Your Kids Entertained This Summer
It's a great, and free, way to keep your kids learning over the summer months.
Jun 27, 2020
Get Your Tickets to This Quarantine Cat Film Festival Right Meow
This Friday, Pittsburgh's Row House Cinema will be streaming the "Quarantine Cat Film Festival," a 70-minute compilation reel of cat videos filmed by more than 1,000 people during the COVID-19 quarantine.
Jun 18, 2020
This Google App Is So Useful, It Deserves a Permanent Spot on Your Home Screen
I’ve already used it several times.
Jun 11, 2020
Iggy Pop, David Byrne, and Other Celebrities Are Reading Bedtime Stories for Adults
Bedtime stories are good for adults, too.
Jun 11, 2020
Stonehenge Will Livestream Its Summer Solstice Celebration In June—Here’s How You Can Tune In
It's your chance to witness the event from home.
Jun 1, 2020
Turns Out, Dogs Go Through a Grumpy Teenage Phase During Puberty, Too
Like their human teenage counterparts, the dogs in the study seemed to get noticeably more rebellious during their teenage years.
Jun 1, 2020
A World-Class Film Festival Premieres on YouTube This Week
The festival is the result of a collaboration between 20 of the world's largest film festivals, including the Cannes, Venice, Tokyo, Berlin, and New York film festivals.
May 20, 2020
Get Creative with Google’s “Do It” DIY Instructions
“Do it” is an art project with a difference—the idea is that the viewer makes the art as per the artist's instructions.
May 25, 2020
The National Trust Is Celebrating Preservation Month with Virtual Tours of Historic Sites
Every day in May now means a new online historical experience.
May 24, 2020
You Can Now Take a Virtual Tour of Japan
So while visiting Japan in person might not be so easy in the near future, with a little imagination, and a stable WiFi connection, you can get pretty close.
May 23, 2020
This Japanese Aquarium Wants You to Talk to its Eels
For both humans and eels, it's true to say that nothing beats face time.
May 17, 2020