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The Hero: A Gucci Shoe Obsession

Kick up those heels...<p>Every week, ShopBAZAAR will feature one Hero that has been carefully chosen by a member of the Harper's BAZAAR editorial team—an item we know can transform your closet, and you. Not only will we tell you why you need to buy it, but our editors will show you how to wear it. …

What’s New on Netflix in October—and What to Watch Before It Disappears

Get dazed and confused watching Richard Linklater’s masterpiece, and plenty more.<p>Falling leaves! Sweaters! Pumpkin-spiced etcetera! A chill is in the air, which means it’s time to decide, once and for all, that you will <i>not</i> be going outside anymore—especially given the bevy of indoor options Netflix …

Entertainment

Nirvana's 'Nevermind': 10 Things You Didn't Know

From John Lennon's vocal influence to LP's smug original title, read little-known facts about the 1991 grunge landmark<p>Twenty-five years after its …

Carbonate Your Fruit with Alka-Seltzer Tablets

When you drink soda, bubbles of carbon dioxide (CO2) cause the tingling sensation on your tongue. In addition to the physical sensation, the CO2 combines with your saliva to produce carbonic acid, which is an important flavor component of carbonated beverages. If you’ve ever taken a swig of flat …

The Science of Why We Buy Clothes We Never Wear

Your closet is probably loaded with clothes with tags still on.<p>As a consumer psychologist and researcher I spend a lot of time peeking under people’s …

Clothing

Confused by iMessage stickers? Try these 20 starter packs

A smartphone feature has divided our office.<p>Some of us believe stickers are the most overdue feature in iOS, an option other messaging apps like Messenger or Line have been capitalizing on for years. Others fear stickers are at best a cynical money grab, and at worst, a branding team’s dream come …

Burger King

Tiziana Cantone: Suicide following years of humiliation online stuns Italy

<b>In death she received some of the sympathy denied her while she was alive.</b><p>Tiziana Cantone had already tried to take her own life twice before her third and final attempt, her mother said.<p>The 31-year-old was a "sensitive" girl who - despite moving home, changing her name and fighting through the …

Italy

50 Cent celebrates son's birthday with Teen Titans Go-themed party

Go shorty: It’s your birthday!<p>On Saturday, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson took to Instagram to share photos from his son Sire‘s 4th birthday bash. In …

Pizza Hut's new 'Blockbuster Box' box is the perfect movie night companion

In a moment that I’m imagining featured at least one stoned executive, Pizza Hut came up with a genius<p>marketing gimmickidea for a dual-purpose pizza box that could keep your food warm (and in one piece) all while moonlighting as a smartphone-powered projector.<p>According to The Verge, each …

Ugg Just Relaunched Its Classic Booties

Love them or hate them, Ugg boots have incredible staying power. After launching in the late ’70s as a post-surf shoe (they’re modeled after a style favored by Australian surfers) Ugg has surpassed all expectations by landing in the closets of 25% of American women, and growing numbers of men.<p>The …

Shoes

Against all odds, Dish has built the ugliest TV remote of all time

Talking to your TV is so hot right now. Apple TV does it. Google TV does it. Android Fire TV does it. I get it, Dish, you wanted in on this action. I don't fault you for that.<p>But holy hell, how did you make a remote this ugly?<p><img …

Landscape Photography

Paul McCartney Letter to Prince Sells for $14,000 at Auction

"Dear Princely person," begins handwritten note requesting donation to help establish Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts<p>A two-page, handwritten …

Net Neutrality

Amazon debuts two new TV pilots based on best-selling novels

The internet giant asks fans to vote on which shows go on to become fully-funded series. This time, two are based on bestsellers, the latest example of Amazon using data to predict winners.<p>Amazon's latest TV shows promise to be a little...interesting.<p>The internet retail giant debuted two of its …

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Geena Davis

Sex Will Be Obsolete by 2030 Because of Netflix, According to One Lone Scientist | Women's Health

Editor's note: After we published this story, David Spiefelhalter tweeted at the author to let her know that he was just joshin’ about the future of your sex life being doomed (though the story’s quotes are still accurate). Good one, Spiefelhalter!<p>Got a <i>Game of Thrones</i> obsession? Well, your sex life …

Game of Thrones

How to create the perfect office, according to science

Could a chia pet make you happier at work? How about a nature soundtrack? Maybe slapping some pictures of flowers on the wall?<p>Everyone seems to have …

Monster snaps up ‘Tinder for jobs’ app, Jobr

Monster.com announced this morning it has acquired the San Francisco-based startup Jobr, which had been developing a job-finding app the company described as a Tinder for jobs, thanks to its use of swipe-based gestures. Deal terms were not disclosed, but Jobr had raised $2 million in seed funding …

Apps

Taxes Could Wipe Out Half of Prince's $250 Million Estate and Force Early Sale of His Unreleased Songs, Trustee Says

Prince‘s estate is getting hit with a hefty tax bill that could end up taking half of his estimated $250 million fortune – and force the early sale …

The One Trick You Should NEVER Do At A Hotel - Points Miles & Martinis

I stay in hotels frequently that have the “swing bar door guard” locks that allow a door to be opened a few inches, but not entirely – unless the …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Mutual funds are facing extinction

Passive investing is taking over the money-management world.<p>Exchange-traded funds, which simply track an index, have hoovered up assets at a rate over the past decade. The combined assets of ETFs in the US hitting $2.2 trillion in April, according to the Investment Company Institute.<p>The funds, …

Investing

Here's One Food You'll Never Have to Worry About Overcooking

Whether you'll admit it or not, there's a good chance you've accidentally overcooked your food at some point in your life, ending up with tough, …

Mushrooms

12 Things You Need to Know Before Eating at Chick-fil-A

Those famous chicken sandwiches are full of secrets.<p>Fried chicken sandwiches are all the rage these days, but everyone knows that Chick-fil-A's classic take is the one worth clucking about. Sure, the Southern chain has gotten flack for its political opinions in the past, but their top-secret recipe …

Chick-fil-A

Fuller House Season 2 Details: Everything We Know So Far

<b>Update</b>: Netflix has just announced that the second season of <i>Fuller House</i> will drop on December 9 of this year, a few weeks after the <i>Gilmore Girls</i> revival becomes available. All 13 episodes of <i>Fuller House</i> will be available on that day.<p><b>Original post</b>: If you're a <i>Full House</i> fan, then by now you've most …

Want to Be Unforgettable? Science Says Do This

People forget up to 90 percent of what you communicate. Fortunately, there's something you can do about that.<p>Believe it or not, researchers have found that we forget up to 90 percent of the new information we receive--whether it's in a one-on-one meeting with our boss, or in a large industry …

Public Speaking

More people reportedly use Snapchat than Twitter every day

Snapchat may have just passed Twitter in daily use. According to <i>Bloomberg</i>, there are 150 million people using Snapchat every day and only 140 million people using Twitter every day. Neither company publicly states how many daily active users it has, but <i>Bloomberg</i>'s sources suggest that Snapchat has …

Snapchat

Prince died from an overdose of a powerful painkiller described as 'heroin on steroids'

Princeoverdosed on a powerful painkiller that federal health authorities say is a public health threat. <b></b>One addiction specialist calls it <b></b>“heroinon steroids.”<p>The pop star died of a self-administered accidental overdose of fentanyl, according to the Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office in Minnesota. …

No surprise, Google Home is based on Chromecast, not Android

When Google announced its Home speaker to take on the Amazon Echo, I made a big assumption: it was essentially a super-powered Chromecast device at its tiny little heart. Making assumptions is a stupid thing for a tech reporter to do, but turns out this one was accurate. Amir Efrati at <i>The</i> …

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