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Why Internet Providers Are Celebrating Friday’s Privacy Rule Rollback

On Friday, the Senate blocked the implementation of rules that would have restricted internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon’s ability to …

Net Neutrality

Get more from your Apple TV with these 7 tricks

Use Apple's black box like an expert<p>It might be hard to believe, but the Apple TV has now been with us for more than 10 years. In that time, it's gotten a lot smaller and a lot smarter—and it has a few tricks up its sleeve that you might not know about. Here are seven tips to improve your Apple TV …

How to Log Off of Facebook Forever, With All Its Perks and Pitfalls

Part of the allure of social media is telling friends and strangers what’s happening in your life.<p>Post. Tweet. Share. Repeat.<p>But suppose you are worried that you have revealed too much and want to protect your privacy. You can delete your social media accounts and try to cover up your digital …

Personal Information

Alluring and Ultra-realistic Drawing by Arinze Stanley

Nigerian artist Arinze Stanley, realizes ultra-realistic portraits in monochrome pencil. The artist’s three words are “practical, patience and …

Art

The Best Rapper Alive, Every Year Since 1979

Rap fans tend to get into arguments with other rap fans, and it doesn't take much more than someone declaring their Favorite Rapper. Your favorite …

Rap & Hip-Hop

These Were The Biggest Photo Stories Of 2016

Looking back at some of the most powerful and eye-catching pictures we published this year.

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Fashion Photography

Henry Louis Gates on Trump: “That election clearly represented a backlash against the progress black people have made since 1965″

The Harvard historian tells a tale of “Soul Train” and the election of Obama, crack and urban riots — and Trump<p>It’s been the best of times, as well as the worst of times: For black Americans, the years since Martin Luther King’s leadership of the civil rights movement have been some of the most …

Black History
Donald Trump

How Instagram and Snapchat Are Distorting Your View of Entrepreneurship

Your biggest misconceptions on entrepreneurship might be coming from social media. Here's how to avoid them.<p>Working with entrepreneurs has been one of the most interesting things I've done in my career. Particularly because I've been working in this space for nearly 10 years, before it was cool and …

Entrepreneurship

Why Am I So Tired All the Time?

YAWWWWNNNN.<p>Sometimes it seems that no matter how much you sleep, you're still exhausted. What is going on? And when does fatigue turn into something you should sorta freak out about?<p>Before you go running off to a doctor with the list of 89 esoteric syndromes you found on WebMD that *might * be to …

Immune System

Massachusetts Court: School Choice Is Not A 'Civil Right'

On October 06, 2016, Massachusetts education blogger, Jennifer Berkshire, posted that the Massachusetts Superior Court had tossed a lawsuit arguing that raising the charter school cap was an issue of student civil rights.<p>The argument that school choice is a “civil right” is not exclusive to …

Education

5 Unique Ways Your Smartphone Can Make You More Productive

Smartphones are blamed for many of today’s ills. Millennials are too dependent on their phones, disconnected from the world and self-absorbed with …

Why Black Men Quit Teaching

How can we help black boys succeed in school? One popular answer is that we need more black male teachers.<p>The logic appears simple: Black boys are not faring well, and the presence of black men as teachers and role models will fix this problem. The former secretary of education, Arne Duncan, …

Students

Study Says Couples Who Get Drunk Together Stay Together Longer

🎶Drunk in looooooooove. 🎶<p>We already know that drinking can alleviate stress, soften socially awkward situations, and might even help you lose weight. But now researchers are claiming it can make your marriage happier, healthier, and longer-lasting.<p>In a study published in the <i>Journals of</i> …

You Are Who You Hang Out With: Your Daily Success Tip

Any number of studies show that your net worth and success level is pretty equal to the people you spend the most time with. In other words, your …

Alzheimer's Disease

Why over 500,000 people have shared this mom's Facebook post about toothpaste

This mom shared a truly incredible Facebook post to inspire her daughter — but, as a ridiculously beautiful byproduct, it ended up inspiring the rest …

Guys, We Need To Talk About Pooping & Farting In Romantic Relationships

The other kind of butt stuff.<p>This is especially true in the context of romantic relationships, when you probably want the other person to think — at least to some degree, and at least for some period of time — that you’re cool, sexy, and in control. Pooping and farting are loud, messy, smelly …

Your favorite rapper Kevin Hart signs to Motown Records

After recently signing a deal with Motown Records, beloved comedian and actor, Kevin Hart will soon be spreading his wings and busting some …

BAD BOYS 3 Gets New Title and a 2018 Release Date

These Artists Turn Your Kids' Doodles Into Wearable Jewelry

Parents can now wear their hearts on their sleeves — or on their wrists or around their necks.<p>Tasarım Takarım, a 2-year-old Turkish jewelry company, converts children’s drawings into cufflinks, bracelets and necklaces, among other items.<p>“It’s like a single moment of someone’s childhood becomes …

Jewelry

The Real Reason White People Say 'All Lives Matter'

<b>Why "Black" Makes Us Uncomfortable</b><p>Dear fellow white people, let's have an honest talk about why we say "All Lives Matter." First of all, notice that no one was saying "All Lives Matter" before people started saying "Black Lives Matter." So "All Lives Matter" is <i>a response to</i> "Black Lives Matter." …

Black History

Getting Curious (Not Furious) With Students

When their students act out, I propose the novice teachers do the following: <i>Get curious, not furious.</i> Let's explore what that means. Rather than a …

Pedagogy

Smashed burgers are the new kale. No, but really: Try this recipe

Sizzle is the best part of the burger. But it's limited to side A and side B. In-between lurks the granular middle — it's a lot of ground to cover.<p>Solved by the genius of math. Remember geometry's plane — the way it's all surface, no depth? Applied to the burger it produces infinite sizzle.<p>Here's …

21 ways to have a stylish and organized workspace

If cleanliness is next to godliness, then maintaining an organized home office just might be akin to nirvana.<p>There's nothing more stultifying than a desk crowded with random receipts, mismatched pens and caps and books left open with the best of intentions.<p>So we did a little digging and found out …

Home Decorating

Doctors Push For Later School Start Times So Teens Can Get Enough Sleep

The American Medical Association recommends later school start times for teens<p>The American Medical Association announced this month that they support …

Viral Video Shows Fast Food Manager Epically Freaking Out on Customer

Warning: This video is fairly severe.<p>ABC reports that a manager at an Arizona Del Taco has been fired after a video of him confronting a customer went viral.<p>In Vimeo user Kobe D.'s April 27th three-minute video — which is amazingly entitled "Confrontation between Del Taco drive thru and customers …

Bill Gates explains why classroom technology is failing students and teachers

Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates has many personal passions. Among them are the eradication of malaria, childhood healthcare, and—of course—education.<p>Tuesday (Mar. 8), Gates offered some fresh thoughts on the future of schooling in an “Ask Me Anything” Q&A session on Reddit. A user posed the …

Bill Gates

Trump’s success shows many Americans believe only in America

The US became its own church and eventually its own god. Which is why its only real atheism is to call into question the American dream – a dream often indistinguishable from capitalism and the celebration of winners<p>It has long been presumed that America is more Christian than Europe. But it’s a …

Religion

A History of Fried Chicken | Amuse

These days, in London, fried chicken is often talked about as if restaurants are elevating something that was of a sub-standard. People are all talking about “posh fried chicken” restaurants as if the food needed a new image. But that does a huge disservice to its cultural heritage.<p>Fried chicken …

Fried Chicken