SheTaxis: Taxis Exclusively For Women Offering Female Drivers

SheTaxis: Taxis Exclusively For Women Offering Female Drivers

  We can safely say that most jobs aren’t for men only! Years ago Stella Mateo, a New York City mother of two daughters, wished she had access to female taxi drivers to shuttle her girls to soccer, field hockey, basketball and gymnastics practices when she couldn’t. Realistically, you can’t entrust your young daughters to … Continue reading »
Woman Uses Photoshop To Convince Her Family That She Travelled To Asia

Woman Uses Photoshop To Convince Her Family That She Travelled To Asia

Zilla van den Born / Rex/REX USA Zilla van den Born is a 25-year-old artist from Amsterdam and she pulled off the ultimate fake vacation last year. It started with a Facebook post announcing she was headed to East Asia for two months. After her Facebook update she spent 42 days hidden away in her … Continue reading »

Lupita Nyong’o teaches Elmo about Skin on Sesame Street

Elmo is with his good friend, Lupita. They are talking about all the great things about their skin. For example, Elmo’s skin just happens to be very ticklish. Lupita’s skin happens to be a beautiful brown colour. Skin can come in all different shades and colours. Isn’t skin just the best? However, ticklish or smooth … Continue reading »
Best Idea Ever: A Walkway for Smartphone-Addicted Pedestrians

Best Idea Ever: A Walkway for Smartphone-Addicted Pedestrians

Any pedestrian who’s ever been smacked head-on — or trapped maddeningly behind — a fellow commuter with her attention buried deep in a smartphone screen may dream of future walkways modeled after the Chinese city of Chongqing. There, reports Engadget, a sidewalk has been divided into two lanes — one for those with cellphones, and … Continue reading »
The 13-Year-Old Entrepreneur Who Debuted Her Clothing Line at NY Fashion Week

The 13-Year-Old Entrepreneur Who Debuted Her Clothing Line at NY Fashion Week

Today in kidpreneur news… The intrepid path being forged by 13-year-old Isabella Rose Taylor begs a fundamental question for any young entrepreneur wondering when to start up: “Why wait?” Setting out at a young age has catapulted Taylor, a clothing designer who hails from Austin, Texas, to unthinkable heights, she says. As the youngest designer … Continue reading »
‘No Man’s Job’: Senegal’s Female Mechanics

‘No Man’s Job’: Senegal’s Female Mechanics

Photographer Anthony Kurtz traveled to Senegal in 2011 as a volunteer for the organization Walking Tree and later spent 10 days documenting the lives of female auto mechanics in the capital, Dakar. The women in his series, titled “No Man’s Job,” are bold and courageous. Kurtz met with the founders of some of the first … Continue reading »