This post is part of a weekly series featuring the latest buzz around the Spry Hive.
“Those who won our independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty.”
– Louis D. Brandeis
Thursday night, Spry Digital co-founder Sheila Burkett joined Dr. Barbara Gault of IWPR and Carissa Figgins of The Sparrow’s Nest on a panel discussion about empowering women economically. The event was hosted by KWMU and The Women’s Foundation of Greater St. Louis. The full house enjoyed an enlightening discussion on the ways that women’s economic situations can be improved, which ranged from accessible education to public transportation.
To find out where your state ranks for a range of women’s issues, check out Status of Women In The States.
Web Design & Development
Create a beautiful approach to type on your next project with Type Anything.
What can you draw from a single div element and a little CSS? Lynn Fisher provides many creative examples.
Developers and power users love the command line for efficiency. If this describes you, you’ll enjoy this huge set of command line commands for the automatization of your Mac.
Get on the latest Vine craze that is fast-talking auctioneers mixed with hip hop beats.
These new headphones by B&O (Bang Olufson) are chock full of neat tech and sound amazing, so we hear.
Google Calendar went down and thus the world came to an end for about two hours Thursday morning.
Also on the G-tip, Google+ turned five this week with little fanfare.
If you’re curious about trying Soylent, here’s a short list of things it tastes like. We think pancake batter deserves to be on this list.
A movie about Tetris is coming, and if you are wondering what a cinematic telling of Tetris can possibly entail, you may be even more gobsmacked to hear that it’s planned as a trilogy!
Have a wonderful and safe holiday as you celebrate America’s birthday!