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Fairphone 2 review: This modular smartphone will last years

Fairphone, a small Dutch startup that wants to shake up the way phones are built from conflict minerals, has successfully managed to be the first company to ship a truly modular phone.<p>The Fairphone 2, which is shipping next week to backers, is the company’s second cut at a phone that’s better for …

Gear & Gadgets

Childbirth As An Extreme Sport — And Why Its Injuries Can Take So Long To Heal

A study finds some childbirth-related injuries are surprisingly like sports injuries. (popularpatty/Flickr)Childbirth, as anyone who’s been through …

Pregnancy

Leading Across Cultures Is More Complicated for Women

<i>JENNIFER MARAVILLAS FOR HBR</i><p>More and more U.S. companies are discovering the appeal and opportunity of talent in emerging markets. Smart, ambitious women make up the majority of this talent pool, but time and time again, these women are being overlooked when it comes to assigning leadership …

Japan now has a soap-proof, washable phone for germaphobic bath lovers

Waterproof phones are beyond old news in Japan; practically every phone released by a domestic manufacturer has been toilet-droppable for several years. But until now, that waterproofing didn't protect phones from the kind of rigorous scrubbing needed to actually clean the thing and kill bacteria. …

Mobile Technology

Five teenage producers starting a DIY revolution

Needless to say, the time between being a child and an adult has always been an endless form of artistic inspiration, with youth culture being the fuelling flame behind pop culture. But what about the art springing from teenagers themselves? Whether you’re a revolutionary teen feminist, an …

New Music

25 Marvelous Gifts That'll Make You A Better Person

"Reduce, reuse, recycle, Rihanna."

Batman saves a young black man from police in a new comic

How bad are racial disparities in police use of force? Apparently they're bad enough that Batman needs to get involved: The first issue of <i>Dark Knight III: The Master Race</i> opens up with Batman saving a young black man from police officers.<p>Here's one page from the issue, posted by Abraham Riesman at …