Jane Goodall Brings Her Curiosity About Wildlife Straight Into Children’s Rooms

Laveta Brigham

I’ve had the good fortune of interviewing a lot of cool people (so. many.) here at Clever, and I’ve seen my fair share of exciting collaborations. But when I got the email asking if I wanted to have a one-on-one Zoom call with the inimitable Dr. Jane Goodall, you could say I was thrilled—and a little surprised. It’s not often you get to interview the world’s foremost expert on chimpanzees when you write about home decor, but minutes into the interview, I could tell Dr. Jane was unwaveringly herself, and her main prerogative is conservation. 

With a collection of 31

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Qualcomm revs reference design for next-gen home mesh network platform

Laveta Brigham


A reference design for Qualcomm’s next-gen Immersive Home Platform. 


Qualcomm Technologies launched its next-generation mesh networking platform that will integrate WiFi 6 and 6E and offer an architecture that’ll better handle packets of data.

The Qualcomm Immersive Home Platform is designed to deploy gigabit-speed wireless throughout the home.

The COVID-19 pandemic and move to remote work and education proved how home networks weren’t up to multiple people streaming and holding video meetings.

Best mesh Wi-Fi systems for the office and home: Netgear, Google, and more | Speed up your home office: How to optimize your network for remote work

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‘Your gift makes room for you’: Local woman starts interior design business

Laveta Brigham

Home is where a lot more than the heart is these days.

It’s now the office, the classroom, the gym and the place to unwind.

That’s why Terri Sims Starling is even more passionate about her work as an interior designer.

“I feel like we all at this time need to feel some type of happiness and just having a beautiful space makes me feel happy,” Starling said.

Before Starling started her interior design business, T. Michelle Interiors, home decorating was a hobby.

That was until a friend saw the home décor in Starling’s home.

“She said, ‘wait a minute

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Home Decor Ideas For Any Household

Laveta Brigham

At its core, home decor should be a reflection of you—which is why having a go-to list of home decor ideas can be helpful for those always itching to redecorate. Sometimes, figuring out exactly how to spruce up your space—no matter if your budget is big or small—can be overwhelming. There are so many elements to decorating and so many different rooms to style. Even if you live in a small apartment and not a massive house, you likely still have a bedroom, living area, kitchen and bathroom. That means, that some of the smallest homes still have a

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