Andrei McTaw

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Why I Stopped Masturbating For 10 Years

I stopped on Valentine's Day. My wife was working during the day and I was working at night, and there was no real time to consummate our first Valentine's Day as a married couple. I could have done what I always did when my wife wasn't around and I needed a release. But today was special. It …

Ron Perlman Explains How He Became a Better Man

I began to understand that there's a “letting go” that needs to take place so you can allow for the universe and its strange alchemy to greet you on the road.<p>What I finally realized is that the only thing I could really control was helping someone else’s day be a little brighter—by smiling or …

Years before court ruling, pop culture shaped same-sex marriage debate

For decades, gays and lesbians were almost invisible in film and television. Homosexuality in the larger culture was draped in code words, and onscreen depictions either disguised gays and lesbians or treated them as objects of ridicule or scorn.<p>Then things started to change. In 1969, the Stonewall …

Being An Atheist As Hard For Tories As Being Gay, Says MP

It is as difficult for Conservative MPs to admit they are atheist as it is for gay people to be open about their sexuality, a veteran Tory has …

Religion

Two Great Lego Tools to Enhance Students Creative Thinking (Work on Chromebooks too)

January 16, 2015<br>Below are two useful apps that allow students to engage in creative activities through building and experimenting with Lego …

Charge your iPhone 6 faster than ever with this special cable

One of the battles smartphone users have to constantly fight is running out of battery life when they least expect it. There are many ways to deal …

Seeing "Waiting" on your tracks? Here's how to manually update iCloud Music Library

My latest Apple Music/iTunes Match/iCloud Music Library troubleshooting tip is all about tracks in iTunes that seem to forever be stuck "Waiting" to …

Why Do We Procrastinate?

It's a bit more than a week into the new year and I am already behind on all the things I was going to get done during the post-holiday lull. I am procrastinating. As with many of my less agreeable habits, I decided to do a workshop on the subject for a European client late last year. The …

Procrastination

Why I Love And Hate The Apple iPhone 6 Plus

For me the iPhone 6 Plus was the best smartphone of 2014. Those who prefer the Galaxy Note 4, Moto G, Sony Xperia Z3 Compact or OnePlus One have highly valid claims, but what slowly won me over is its potential to reinvigorate Apple and drive the wider phablet market.<p>All of which means I’m going to …

Phones

Bill Gates Drank Some Poop (And Other Weird Food News Of the Week)

“I watched the piles of feces go up the conveyer belt and drop into a large bin," Gates blogged about his introduction to the Janicki Omni Processor, soon to be operating in Dakar, Senegal. "They made their way through the machine, getting boiled and treated. A few minutes later I took a long taste …

Ellen Tore Into An Anti-Gay Pastor Who Said She’s Celebrating Lesbianism

Ellen DeGeneres usually doesn’t talk about being gay on her titular talk show, because honestly, who cares? It’s not like Meredith Vieira discusses her “straight marriage” at length (probably? No one has ever actually seen <i>The Meredith Vieira Show</i>). She’s here, she’s queer, etc. But during …

'The Simpsons' are heading to 'Minecraft' on Xbox, too

Pairing a popular game with a popular television show seems like a sure winner. <i>Doctor Who</i> arrived on <i>Minecraft</i> for Xbox 360 back in August, and next month, another well-liked TV franchise will make a cameo in the game. <i>The Simpsons</i> pack will arrive in late February for both the Xbox 360 and Xbox One …

Minecraft

Glimpse is a cool iPhone app that turns any webpage into a Notification Center widget

Apple’s mobile platform may never support widgets on the home screen, which will always leave some of the more enthusiastic users out there wanting …

Apps

PlayBox gaming system is an Xbox One and PS4 in one device

We have seen gaming consoles turned into laptops in the past that have all the hardware inside for you to play games without having to lug around a …

Xbox

Apple’s latest invention is an iPhone nightmare waiting to happen

Like any other tech company, Apple patents all sorts of technologies that it may or may not use in upcoming products, and <i>Patently Apple</i> has spotted a …

PS4 owners watch 2.6-times more porn than those on Xbox One

When looking for adult movies using the SugarDVD app, PlayStation 4 owners are more likely to search for “Asian” while Xbox One owners prefer to search for “redheads.”<p>That’s just one of the tidbits of information that SugarDVD shared about the habits of porn viewers on consoles. The adult website, …

This is the Xbox One’s blueprint for steamrolling the PS4 in 2015

Despite clawing its way back into the conversation at the end of the year, the Xbox One still hasn’t caught up with the PlayStation 4. The …

Gears of War

iPhone 6 Gets Sent Into Space by Urban Armor Gear

Back in late November, iPhone case maker Urban Armor Gear sent an iPhone into space using a weather balloon, and in early January, the site shared a video depicting the iPhone's journey to the stratosphere in an Urban Armor Gear case.<p>The iPhone soared 101,000 feet into the atmosphere, and was …

Is Licking a Person's Anus Safe?

“There are no studies on the prevalence that I’m aware of,” Dr. Rullo says. “The prevalence of having ever had anal sex with an opposite-sex partner—according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention in 2011—is 36% of women and 44% of men. I would guess that these would be the individuals …

Watch this gorgeous Nikon ad featuring gay dads Kordell and Kaleb. (VIDEO.)

Remember Kordale and Kaleb, the web-famous gay couple from Atlanta, Georgia? They came to the Internet’s attention early last year when an Instagram …

Nikon

iPhone 6s Rumors Begin: Possible Dual-Lens Camera, Force-Touch Display

Now that the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are out, and now that we're in a new year, it's time for the next stage of the rumor cycle: leaked tidbits about the forthcoming iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. According to <i>AppleInsider</i>, which cites a Taiwanese website, sources in Apple's supply chain have said that Apple is …

Apple

7 Smart Ways To Use Unexpected Free Time

Your meeting just got canceled. Now what? Schedule that time for yourself in the following ways.<p>Anyone can plan something for an open slot on the calendar. What really separates the time management masters from everyone is else the ability to seize time they didn’t know would be there.<p>A client …

Time Management

Marvel Comics Announces End of Avengers and New Avengers

The titles will end as Secret Wars begins.<p>Marvel Comics has announced that they will be ending their Avengers and New Avengers comics in April. Both …

Comics

This is what it's like to ride in a 3D-printed car

Carbon-fiber-reinforced plastic and a printer the size of a one-car garage makes it possible.<p>Desktop 3D printing is all the rage with makers, the technology having moved from rapid prototyping to actual-thing making. With the right files, you can print yourself just about anything that fits in your …

3D Printing

With Casket Open, Denver Pastor Stops Funeral Because Deceased Was Gay, Then Blames ‘Technical Difficulties’

The casket and more than 150 friends and family members were forced to move across the street. When they picketed for their money back, passersby …

This Fake Phone Charger Is Actually Recording Every Key You Type

“Whose phone charger is that sticking out of the wall? Oh. It must be Ben’s. Ben always leaves his charger at work. Classic Ben!”<p>Alas, it’s not Ben’s charger. Hell, it’s not a charger at all. It’s actually a little spy device <i>disguised</i> as a phone charger, capable of sniffing out every key you type …

Gear & Gadgets