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What To Do With $20 At The Drugstore

I'll never forget when makeup artist Troy Surratt told me that Great Lash Mascara was his one and only, the product he trusted most and always used. …

Beauty

This Is Kim Kardashian’s Secret To Healthy Hair

Kathleen Hou from The Cut reports that Kim Kardashian’s quick-change comeback from white-as-eff platinum back to dusky dark locks sans damage is due …

TOMORROW marks the beginning of Water Week on ITG. It's like Shark Week, but with 100% less sharks. Check back tomorrow for more... Pic: Bridget Hall by Mario Testino for Allure, Feb. 1992

The All-Organic Skincare Routine

Fun fact: the word 'organic' is meaningless with cosmetics, since the FDA doesn't prosecute brands for using the term even if their products aren't …

Samsung will not roll out the Lollipop update for the Galaxy K Zoom in the UK

If you live in the UK and own a Galaxy K Zoom, you may want to listen up as we have some unfavourable news for you. Whilst responding to a query on …

Sony unveils Xperia C5 Ultra and 'super mid-ranger' Xperia M5

Sony has announced the Xperia M5 and Xperia C5 Ultra. Both mid-range smartphones were previously teased in a recent leak, but are now officially …

Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge prices fall in Europe

Samsung has officially cut the prices of its Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge in parts of Europe, offering discounts of up to €150 off the launch price. The news doesn’t come as a complete surprise, as just last week Samsung announced that it would be tactically adjusting the price of its latest flagship …

Phones

Sony focuses on selfies and megapixels with new Xperia C5 Ultra and M5

Taking selfies while Rome burns<p>Sony has announced a pair of new mid-range Xperia smartphones, the C5 Ultra and M5, promising (as it often does) that its devices will offer consumers "camera brilliance" — the holy grail for Android handsets. The Xperia C5 is being sold as a "pro selfie" smartphone, …

Phones

Sony’s ‘Super Mid-Range’ Xperia M5 has a 21MP rear camera with super-quick Hybrid Auto-Focus

It’s only a couple of days since Sony tweeted that “<i>something golden is sparkling on the horizon</i>“, and here it is, the waterproof Xperia M5 with its …

PREFAB FRIDAY: Beautiful Green Roofed Affordable Housing In the UK

1/12<p>Birchway Eco Community<p>Affordable housing meets stylish design, renewable energy, green roofs, energy efficiency and prefabricated construction in …

The life artistic: Wes Anderson fan art – in pictures

Nostalgic colours, oddball characters, symmetrical framing – the Wes Anderson stamp is as recognisable as Margot Tenenbaum’s bob. Bad Dads, an exhibition in New York, brings together 70 artists obsessed with his films<p>Bad Dads runs from 7-9 August at the Joseph Gross Gallery, New York

Framing

Software Now Better Than Humans At Recognizing What You Were Trying To Draw

Here come the Pictionary robots<p>Artifical neural nets have been all over the news in the last few weeks—they dream, nightmare-ify music videos, and now they can beat you in Pictionary.<p>Researchers at the Queen Mary University of London designed their neural network to analyze drawings on varying …

The New $100 Million Search For Life in the Cosmos

Can you hear me?<p>More than a half-century after the first modern search for communicating extraterrestrial life, humanity’s quest to find intelligent beings in the cosmos is getting a much-needed boost. Today, Silicon Valley billionaire Yuri Milner announced a $100 million project that will scan the …

Astronomy

Do You Have A Mellow Music Brain Or An Intense One?

Cognitive style linked to preference in pop music<p>You truly believe that Kanye is the best musician on the planet. Is it simply a matter of taste, or is something else going on?<p>Although there’s no doubt that music preferences change over time and are shaped by social factors like what our friends …

Does Mindfulness Mean Anything?

We are in the middle of a mindfulness revolution.<p>According to Time, The Huffington Post and a host of other media outlets, mindfulness and meditation are having their moment in the spotlight. From hospitals to corporate wellness programs, mindfulness is — supposedly — a new path to relieving …

Mindfulness

Can your city survive the apocalypse?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The destruction of New Orleans by Hurricane Katrina was heralded as a wake-up call for the U.S., a catastrophe that illustrated the scale of the threat from natural disasters, and the inadequacy of preparations.<p>But for all the earnest talk of 'learning lessons' that followed, no grand …

Construction Industry

A Sense Of Self: What Happens When Your Brain Says You Don't Exist

Science journalist Anil Ananthaswamy thinks a lot about "self" — not necessarily <i>himself</i>, but the role the brain plays in our notions of self and existence.<p>In his new book, <i>The Man Who Wasn't There,</i> Ananthaswamy examines the ways people think of themselves and how those perceptions can be distorted …

Consciousness