Lisa Payne

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The truth is that while tech giants act with an authoritarian indifference toward their citizen-consumers, it’s increasingly important they are seen …

'Year Of No Sugar': The Schaub Family Went Sugar Free For An Entire Year

Inspired by research and writings by prolific food-industry researchers like professor Robert Lustig, M.D., and journalist Michael Moss, Eve Schaub decided to try an experiment. She, along with her husband and daughters Greta and Ilsa, spent all of 2011 eating no added sugar.<p>They combed packaged …

How to spot a psychopath

We think of psychopaths as killers, alien, outside society. But, says the scientist who has spent his life studying them, you could have one for a colleague, a friend – or a spouse<p>There are a few things we take for granted in social interactions with people. We presume that we see the world in …

Psychology

The Endangered Art of the Movie Novelization | Hazlitt

<i>“But he was just getting warmed up.</i> Almost <i>flying wasn’t good enough, not any more. Balling his fists, he threw his arms out in front of him and</i> …

Rwanda: 20 years later

Print<p>Related<p>KIGALI — After their parents were slaughtered in Rwanda’s genocide, Alain Ntwali and Luck Ndunguye were forced to become adults at an age …

Life and death at his fingertips: watching a brain surgeon at work

Henry Marsh is one of the country's top neurosurgeons and a pioneer of neurosurgical advances in Ukraine. Erica Wagner witnesses life on a knife-edge.<p>…

The 25-Year-Old at the Helm of Lonely Planet

I'm supposed to go flying over New Zealand's South Island with the director of the world's largest guidebook company, but I'm feeling haggard. Last night, Daniel Houghton and I made a little tour of Queenstown's bars: Winnies, the Buffalo Club, Zephyr, a few other places. There was a retractable …

The Dead Zoo Gang

Late on the morning of April 5, 2011, three men walked into the science building on the campus of the University of Coimbra in central Portugal. When …

How will radical life extension transform punishment? – Ross Andersen

Even in my most religious moments, I have never been able to take the idea of hell seriously. Prevailing Christian theology asks us to believe that …

Death Row

This Man's $600,000 Facebook Disaster Is A Warning For All Small Businesses

That's more fans than Elle magazine has.<p>Even his niche brands, such as South Asian Fashion, are huge — it has 1.7 million fans. A typical Fashion & Style post will get 2,000 likes.<p>His umbrella company, Fetopolis, is exactly the kind of marketer-publisher that Facebook has encouraged to take …

Today’s Apps Are Turning Us Into Sociopaths

Author: Evan Selinger. Evan Selinger<p>Date of Publication: 02.26.14.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>While I am far from a Luddite who fetishizes a …

How to Stop Giving a F*ck What People Think

We're all guilty. Every day from the moment we wake up, we live our lives caring what other people think of us.<p><i>This post originally appeared on</i> …

Andrew O’Hagan · Ghosting: Julian Assange

I had written about missing persons and celebrity, about secrecy and conflict, and I knew from the start that this story might be an insider’s job. …

Writing

Fuck Your Pop-Up Shops

They're a symbol of everything that's inhumane about gentrification.<p><i>An artist's impression of Artworks Elephant (image via)</i><p>“A pop-up mall made from 50 recycled shipping containers is to set up shop in London's Elephant and Castle area after the development was granted planning permission this …

The Outlaw

The extraordinary life of William S. Burroughs.<p>“I can feel the heat closing in, feel them out there making their moves.” So starts “Naked Lunch,” the touchstone novel by William S. Burroughs. That hardboiled riff, spoken by a junkie on the run, introduces a mélange of “episodes, misfortunes, and …

The British amateur who debunked the mathematics of happiness

Nick Brown does not look like your average student. He's 53 for a start and at 6ft 4in with a bushy moustache and an expression that jackknifes between sceptical and alarmed, he is reminiscent of a mid-period John Cleese. He can even sound a bit like the great comedian when he embarks on an …

No girls allowed

Unraveling the story behind the stereotype of video games being for boys.<p>Four-year-old Riley Maida stands in a toy aisle of a department store in Newburgh, N.Y. The backdrop is pink. The shelves behind her are stacked with plastic babies in pink onesies. To her left are hair-and-makeup dolls with …

What should every aspiring writer know about writing?

The writer tries to move stuff from his brain into the brains of his readers, using words as his only tools. Good writing doesn't just transport …

BLAST: A Vorticist Journal no. 1

Follow<p>BLAST: A Vorticist Journal no. 1<p>Blast was a modernist publication in 1914 and 1915. Founded by Wyndham Lewis with Ezra Pound, its purpose was …

Will.i.am's 13 lessons on how to be creative in business

<i>This article was taken from the August 2013 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and</i> …

What is the history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?

<b>IN A NUTSHELL</b><p>It is a tussle between the Arabs and the Jews as to whom the land between the Mediterranean Sea and the Dead Sea belongs to. UN divided …

Israel

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Fashion Brands Absent From Wearable Tech Revolution

As the technology industry sets its sights on wearable computing, it’s time for fashion and luxury brands to take the space seriously, or risk losing …

5 Buzziest Movies To Get Crowdfunded

When your movie stars a troubled actress (Lindsay Lohan) and a porn star (James Deen), it’s no wonder you can’t get a mainstream studio to back it. …

50 Must-Have iPad Apps

Fifty must-have apps, from A to Z: here’s a list of essentials every iPad owner should consider. Each entry features alternative options to check out …

10 Young London Creatives Shaping the Future of Fashion

BoF speaks to 10 of London's fastest-rising fashion creatives, poised to assume their rightful position amongst the industry's top talents of …

Existentialism

"Existential" redirects here. For the logical sense of the term, see Existential quantification. For other uses, see Existence (disambiguation).<p>Not …

broccoli breadsticks {grain-free, gluten-free, dairy-free}

Cauliflower pizza crust recipes are popping up on so many blogs.<p>We have made it a few times and loved it. Still working on our version of it. Just …