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Today’s UX designers have failed to act in the best interest of users. To right the ship, the next generation has to make three significant changes.
People lie about sex all the time: not always on purpose, and not always for themselves. Many say, for example, that they wanted to give what was taken from them.
From various Jokers to Erik Killmonger and everywhere in between.
The latest artificial intelligence systems start from zero knowledge of a game and grow to world-beating in a matter of hours. But researchers are struggling to apply these systems beyond the arcade.
This 13-year-old was immediately laughed off by clerks when he tried to buy alcohol and cigarettes, but buying a .22 caliber rifle from a private seller? Easy.
You don’t have to spend $100+ for Bluetooth, water-resistant earbuds to work well.
How communities struggle — and sometimes fail — to stop sexual assault.
Before the iPod and smartphones, Walkmen and Discmen allowed for technologically simple — yet blissfully distraction-free — listening on the go.
The pup was found in such bad shape due to a condition that made his skin look like stone.
One scheming, sinister man. A dozen unsuspecting victims. The ultimate Craigslist nightmare.
The deep noises in Windsor, Ontario mysteriously wash in and out of their neighborhoods and homes, hitting the ears of some but not all residents. And according to recent local news coverage, the eerie disturbances are now getting bad again.
There's no need to settle this coastal burger rivalry when you can just enjoy both in a single sitting.
YouTube doesn't appear to have good safeguards managing what hits the top of their trending algorithm.
In 2012, the global markets were rocked by revelations about a scam so massive it was almost hard to comprehend: the LIBOR scandal.
The revolutionary ideals of Black Panther’s profound and complex villain have been twisted into a desire for hegemony.
A short break from thinking could yield your best work yet.
The Scottish Highlands have a deer problem. Is shooting tens of thousands of them the only solution?
Which navigation app estimates the shortest travel time? How does each app over/underestimate travel times? And which navigation app actually gets you to your destination most quickly?
Poison. Traps. Rifles. The methods for eradicating island predators like rats are brutal. Some conservationists want to use Crispr to do the same job. This method isn't brutal, but it could fundamentally transform our power over nature.
Jimmy Fallon asked Viceland's Desus & Mero to rename Winter Olympic sports that have names that don't accurately describe exactly what they are.
"The reason I was smiling is because I love the national anthem so much."
We can't really explain why the water is so incredibly clear, but this video from the Rio de Prata ecological preserve in Brazil is simply spectacular.
Moray eels have a powerful bite (many divers have lost fingers), so it makes sense that this diver panicked as a moray launched itself at him.
Before you crucify us, take a minute and enjoy the video.
Linda Belcher had previously represented this district in the state legislature, lost a very narrow 50.4-49.6 race in 2016.
Please enjoy this lovely story about a man, his dog and a janky old spaceship.
After Newsweek Media Group fired two top editors and a reporter over a story about the suspect financials of the owners of the magazine, other editors and reporters got the story out.
More than a dozen current and ex-employees characterize the Mavs' hostile work environment — ranging from sexual harassment to domestic violence — as an “open secret."
In an interview with BuzzFeed News, Portman discusses "Annihilation," Hollywood's Time's Up revolution, learning from Reese Witherspoon and her regret over signing the Roman Polanski petition.
Graham served as a counselor or minister to a dozen U.S. presidents, and he preached to an estimated 200 million people in 185 countries around the world during his life. His message reached millions more as he maintained a near-constant presence on radio, television and the internet.
Long ignored by white archaeologists as a mere footnote, modern scientists are now racing to document what's left of the ancient African civilization.
When people were given a toolbox of deceptive techniques and told to "play Russian troll," they learned to reject disinformation.
Students are performing worse than ever, but private companies are making millions.
Scientists can now link disasters to climate change, opening the door to lawsuits against fossil fuel companies
There's no Erlich, but still a lot of chaos (and a bear?). The new season begins March 25th.
That looks like it really, really hurt.
If your knowledge of the Vietnam War comes from the movies, you’d be forgiven for assuming there were massive speakers blasting Creedence nonstop throughout the Mekong Delta the entire time.
A Bulgarian playlist-maker scammed the Spotify payout system for months last year — and could well have made themselves a millionaire off Daniel Ek’s platform.
Yes, Michael speaks more words than any other character. But you might be surprised by just how many more words.
These days, new records aren't about seconds, but milliseconds. Eventually, it just might not be possible to beat the game any faster.
There are more than 90,000 vitamin and dietary supplement products sold in the US. They come in pills, powders, drinks, and bars. On the whole, we believe them. But should we?
Alfie may be little but that doesn't mean he isn't one hungry boye.
You will desperately want to attend a similar soiree upon watching this video.
Mongooses do not mess around, as this group of lions found out.
And just like that, the astronaut had disappeared.
This health wearable knows that how you rest is as important as how you work out. The Oura ring tracks both and then does something truly remarkable: tells you how to get better.
The Action Cam features 1080p recording, with the option to film in loops or capture high-quality photos with the 12MP lens. Designed to be jitter-free, with a wide-angle lens, this durable camera is just the thing to capture fast-paced action wherever you go.
Looking to upgrade your phone/headphone setup? We got you. We’re teaming up with GQ, Thrillist, Product hunt and Fatherly to hook you up with Apple’s latest and greatest. All you gotta do is enter.
Just set your (Qi-enabled) smartphone on the pad to charge. No wires, no worries.