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How To Make Texas-Style Brisket in the Oven — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Beefy brisket is the king of Texas barbecue. Yes, Texas has ribs and pulled pork, but tender, peppery brisket is what most people dream of when they …

Recipes

How To Win At Online Dating

Even those lucky few who have been in long-term relationships since before the dawn of Tinder probably know that online dating isn't exactly a walk …

Online Dating

California professor Christine Ford claims Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her: 'It derailed me'

Video<p>WaPo: Kavanaugh accuser breaks silence on allegation<p>The woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault came forward with her explosive allegations on Sunday, saying the supposed attack "derailed me substantially for four or five years" and claiming that the episode …

U.S. Politics

An antioxidant might lead to new therapies for bone arthritis

An antioxidant food supplement widely used to treat conditions including paracetamol poisoning has shown promise in helping mice with osteoarthritis, …

Osteoarthritis

Women in Australia’s Parliament Denounce Sexism in Push for Change

SYDNEY, Australia — The women were members of Australia’s Parliament, but they said some male colleagues were more interested in commenting on their hair or their wardrobe choices than discussing policy. One recalled being asked if she had entered politics to find a husband. They said male …

Liberal Party

A Modern Gentleman's Guide To Black Tie Attire

Fred Astaire would not have approved. He, as his old classic tune had it, was “puttin’ on my top hat, tyin’ up my white tie, brushin’ off my tails.” …

Men's Fashion

How tough is the dating-app scene? HBO’s documentary ‘Swiped’ paints a bleak portrait.

In 2015, journalist Nancy Jo Sales wrote an exhaustive story for Vanity Fair about how 20-somethings hated Tinder but also couldn’t stop using it. Sales described how young men and women used the dating app to prowl for casual sex, creating a “dating apocalypse” where everyone was disposable and …

Technology Policy

Group: Officials destroying crosses, burning bibles in China

BEIJING (AP) — China's government is ratcheting up a crackdown on Christian congregations in Beijing and several provinces, destroying crosses, burning bibles, shutting churches and ordering followers to sign papers renouncing their faith, according to pastors and a group that monitors religion in …

China

Should I stay with my partner in our safe but loveless relationship? | Dear Mariella

You do seem quite set in your ways. If you love the outdoors, why wouldn’t you want to go walking alone?<p><b>The dilemma</b> I’ve been with my partner for 12 years; I’m 33 and he’s 38. On the surface our relationship seems fine – we spend time together and don’t argue – but I don’t feel emotionally close to …

'Blatant Interference:' Why Saudi Arabia Just Expelled Canada's Ambassador to the Kingdom

Tensions are running high between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Canada.<p>On Monday, Saudi Arabia announced it had expelled Canada’s ambassador to the …

WhiteSmoke uses artificial intelligence to correct your writing errors

popsci shop<p>Produce perfect grammar, style, spelling, and punctuation<p>When you spend all day writing emails and reports, it’s easy to make typos. Unfortunately, it only takes one misplaced letter to cause serious embarrassment. WhiteSmoke is a top-rated app that uses intelligent algorithms to spot …

Artificial Intelligence

Anatomy of ICO For Blockchain Investors and Entrepreneurs

Our London Correspondent Nick Ayton explores the structure and process of a successful Initial Coin Offering (ICO), its pitfalls, traps and the …

Op Ed: Four Challenges to Consider When Launching Your Fund Raise on the Blockchain

ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) or token sales have seen a dramatic increase over the past year as a method for raising capital. According to …

Icos

The Basics on FACTS: A New Model for Compliant ICOs

<i>Jaron Lukasiewicz is a co-founder of WRKFLOW, an advisor to several blockchain companies and the founder of Coinsetter, a cryptocurrency exchange</i> …

I Tried Theanine Powder to Hack My Morning Routine, and I'm Never Going Back

The supplement is every coffee lover's — and hater's — secret weapon.<p>Something I do every morning as soon as I wake up is open Instagram and see the …

Cost of Living in Thailand 2015

What’s the cost of living in Thailand? It’s been <i>way too long</i> since we’ve done any sort of budget report so we put together a huge post that covers …

5 Things I Wish I Had Known Before I Became An Expat

Posted by Stephen Whitfield<p>Life as an expat wherever you are in the world offers an array of opportunities, experiences and life lessons. At …

Appcoin Law: ICOs the Right Way

<i>Marco Santori is a FinTech lawyer based in New York City where he leads the blockchain tech team at Cooley LLP.</i><p><i>In this multi-part series, Santori</i> …

A Securities Law Framework for Blockchain Tokens

Token Sales: Data & Returns

The exponential growth in Token Sales (ICO’s) has been staggering. Does it make sense for the average investor in digital currencies to pick …

Tokensale Best Practices for Founders

README.md<p>Shoutout to Jorge from Aragon, Jack from GameCredits, Auryn from First Blood and Chris the disillusioned lawyer for sharing their proactive …

Phishing

Ethereum Name Service

ENS offers a secure & decentralised way to address resources both on and off the blockchain using simple, <b>human-readable …

Blockchain

2017 Token Sales / ICOs in Review: Part II - Smith + Crown

Part I of the 2017 Year End Review looked at the overall token sale market, and the phenomenal growth in both sales and amounts raised that defined …

2017 Token Sales in Review: Part I - Smith + Crown

It is unoriginal to say 2017 was a wild year for ICOs. However, it is largely unconventional to say ICOs were a significant and mostly positive trend …

Token Rights: Key considerations in crypto-economic design - Smith + Crown

One of the most important questions in evaluating a token sale is “What is the role of the token being sold?”<p>Often, answering this question is not …

Canadian Regulators: 'Many' ICO Tokens Meet Securities Definition

Securities regulators in Canada have released a wide-ranging statement on initial coin offerings or ICOs.<p>The staff notice on "Cryptocurrency …

Op Ed: Planning an ICO in Canada? Here are 10 Regulatory Points to Ponder

Canada’s securities regulators are paying attention to ICOs. Last week they released a guidance document that explains their approach to token …

Icos

Filecoin’s ICO Shatters Records by Raising Nearly $200 Million in Just 1 Hour

Amid news of the continued meteoric rise of the world’s first cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, another initial coin offering (ICO) is shattering records in …