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The Ugly Unethical Underside of Silicon Valley

<b>By Erin Griffith</b><p>Illustration by Alconic for Fortune<p>December 28, 2016, 6:30 AM EDT<p>As the list of startup scandals grows, it’s time to ask whether …

This animated short turns a bar brawl into a beautiful celebration of art history

See What 11 Popular Films Look Like With and Without Their Visual Effects

Visual effects can often make or break a film. Recognizing the difference between amazing effects and terrible ones is pretty easy, but most people …

See The Sly Tributes To Classic Films Hidden In Pixar Movies

This five-minute video picks up on all the movie references in Pixar’s filmography that you may not have noticed.<p>Sometimes Pixar’s movies provoke tears, and sometimes they incite riotous laughter. That duality is kind of their whole thing. Another reaction the animation monolith programs, and one …

RANKED: Every 'Star Wars' movie from best to worst — and why 'Force Awakens' is 3rd

As "The Force Awakens" is now over the $1 billion mark worldwide at the box office and reviews are surprisingly ecstatic, it doesn't appear that people's enjoyment of all things "Star Wars" is going to wane anytime soon.<p>But how does the latest entry compare to the previous six? How do we size it up …

The Drinks That Were Big on Pinterest This Year

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The Best TV Shows On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: June 13th</b><p>There are plenty of good TV series on Netflix (and you can find more with these secret codes). If you’re trying to figure out what to watch next, here’s a great place to start with a look at 60 of the best shows on Netflix right now, ranked (including some of the best Netflix …

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Why I Spent a Month’s Rent on One Night at the World’s Best Spa Hotel

The Nam Hai recently won Mr and Mrs Smith’s Best Spa Hotel award for 2015. A penny-pinching traveler decides if the price tag is worth it.<p>I was first …

Watch Jimmy Fallon Sing Star Wars Medley A Capella with Carrie Fisher, Daisy Ridley, Harrison Ford and More

John Williams’ iconic score never sounded so good.<p>Jimmy Fallon and The Roots delivered yet another viral hit with the newest <i>Tonight Show</i> a capella …

25 Decor Ideas That Make Small Bathrooms Feel Bigger

Before you contemplate moving, you need to check out this list.<p>Whether it's a tiny powder room or a shower stall with barely enough room to scrub, a small bathroom can make mornings even worse than they already are. But you don't need to move, you just need some strategic styling. We've got 20+ …

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Star Wars Mania: Pictures

15 Things You Should Try Telling Siri Right Now

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I Dressed Up As "Star Wars" Characters For A Week And It Got Weird

Bounty hunters can't skateboard.

20 No-Fuss Holiday Dresses Lazy Girls Will Love

You’re totally excited for the holiday season and all those killer parties it brings, but when it comes to the attire… well, that’s a whole other story. Dresses and duds that require even an ounce of effort are totally off the table — you need that precious energy to shake it with the best of ’em …

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Inside Ikea’s Innovation Lab For The Future Of Better Living

The open-source lab in Copenhagen will help Ikea come up with the catalog of 2026, not 2016.<p>Ikea usually keeps a close lid on what it is working on next. But with Space10, an innovation lab recently opened in Copenhagen’s hip meatpacking district, Ikea is looking to change all that. The Swedish …

15 Style Picks to Elevate Your Professional and Casual Wardrobe

The key to dressing well, no matter your sartorial preferences, is buying quality clothing that suits and flatters your body type. Simple. Two …

Articles about 16 modern dining rooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Pull up a chair and gather around the table for our very own supper club.<p>Looking into the holiday weekend, many of you may be spending a lot of time at the dining table over the next couple of...<p>Space, light, and twists on color use define this collection of some of our favorite modern living rooms …

How to Make a Perfect Pumpkin Pie

It's not Thanksgiving without homemade pumpkin pie, but if you've ever tried to make one, you know it can be tricky. Through the years, I've tested over a dozen recipes and each one was plagued with either a filling that wouldn't set properly, a massive crack down the center, or an under-cooked …

Genius troll plants fake Black Friday sale signs at Target

Black Friday shopping might seem gruesome, but this trollish prank is here to liven it up.<p>Photoshop whiz Jeff Wysaski, of Pleated Jeans, has created …

The Untraditional Traditional Dishes that Make Thanksgiving Great

Turkey with a side of fish sauce, and more Thanksgiving quirks from the BA staff.<p>We spend a lot of time improving upon the Thanksgiving classics. It's practically assumed that most dinner tables in America will have the familiar menu of turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, stuffing, pecan pie, etc. But …

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How to explain an iPhone using only the 1,000 most common English words

If you’ve ever tried to talk about tech or science with a five-year-old, 85-year-old, or speaker of another language, you’re familiar with this problem: It’s really hard to explain everyday one-word concepts like “wifi,” “GPS,” “Bluetooth,” “atoms,” “orbit,” and “energy.” This kind of conversation …

30 Ways to Use Your Smartphone When You Travel

One of the best gadgets for travelers may already be in your pocket. From first researching a trip to remembering where you went once you get back, here are 30 ways to put your smartphone to use when you travel.<p><b>1. As a travel agent:</b> If you know your destination but not your dates, use the Fly.com …

The Best Souvenir Shopping in 17 Cities

Looking for gifts inspired by your travels? We’ve picked the best local finds from some of our favorite cities.<p>We all want to be the person who …

The joys and pains of type on screen

gilmarwendt.com<p>Good typography has been essential in communicating written messages pretty much since the invention of the printing press in 1439 by …

Pixar-style animated short from Japan delivers flying pigs and lightsabers

If you've ever wanted a peek inside the world of everyday Japan, <i>Tokyo Cosmo</i>, a new animated short, may be one of the most stunningly accurate looks …

What I learned by waking up at 4:30 a.m. for 21 days

The challenge was simple: waking up 21 consecutive workdays at 4:30 a.m., a challenge I gave the name of #21earlydays. I was already used to waking up early (6 a.m. almost every day), but this time I wanted to go further. I wanted to test myself and be more aware of my own limits. And at the same …