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This is the most beautiful phone I've ever seen — here's how it was made

That was my first thought when I unwrapped the ocean depths Essential Phone, which is neither blue nor green, but a deep jewel tone.<p>It's made out of ceramic, and around the edge is a shiny, copper-colored titanium band. Altogether, it's a color combination that's never been used on a smartphone …

Mobile Technology

Why Instagram Is Becoming Facebook’s Next Facebook

At a recent all-hands meeting with employees, Kevin Systrom, a founder and chief executive of Instagram, showed off one of his favorite charts: Days to Reach the Next 100 Million Users.<p>“It’s the only graph in the company that we celebrate when it declines,” Mr. Systrom said in an interview last …

Social Media

Here’s how one of Google’s top scientists thinks people should prepare for machine learning

People like famed physicist Stephen Hawking and Tesla's Elon Musk have issued dark warnings of a world where computers become so sophisticated, so …

Artificial Intelligence

There's a dark secret at the heart of artificial intelligence: no one really understands how it works

Last year, a strange self-driving car was released onto the quiet roads of Monmouth County, New Jersey. The experimental vehicle, developed by researchers at the chip maker Nvidia, didn't look different from other autonomous cars, but it was unlike anything demonstrated by Google, Tesla, or General …

Machine Learning

Scientists capture first ever image of dark matter web that connects galaxies

For the first time ever, scientists have captured an image of a dark matter bridge, confirming the theory that galaxies are held together by a cosmic …

Sexercise: 657 reasons why the ultimate workout happens between the sheets

How's your New Year gym membership going? Been once, maybe twice? Given it up as a bad idea but forgotten to cancel the direct debit or still thinking about going next week? That’s how it normally works. As the Oscar-winning screenwriter Sonya Levien put it, "Good intentions are not enough. They've …

The Elimination Workouts: 3 routines that reconstruct your body

Wouldn’t it be awesome if you could just pick and point where you wanted to cut body fat from your body? It would! But unfortunately it’s not exactly …

Exercise

The Coolest New Haircuts For Summer '17

Just as spring and summer offer the perfect excuse to cast off the dark weight of winter and try out some fresh additions to your wardrobe, a clean …

Consulting

3 ways AI will change project management for the better

If you’ve read any tech media recently, then you’re probably hearing a lot about artificial intelligence (AI). Some people herald it as the promise of the future, while others are skeptical — even fearful — of its impacts on society, culture, and our workplaces.<p>As it turns out, the buzz around AI …

The Dark Secret at the Heart of AI - MIT Technology Review

Last year, a strange self-driving car was released onto the quiet roads of Monmouth County, New Jersey. The experimental vehicle, developed by …

Machine Learning

Tenzo offers restaurants real-time and actionable data on how they are performing

Tenzo, a London startup and graduate of Techstars, has built what looks like an interesting and timely platform to help restaurants (and potentially any brick ‘n’ mortar retailer) get <i>real-time</i> data insights on how they and their staff are performing.<p>So, for example, Tenzo can help a restaurant …

Big Data

The Pink Shirt, a Preppy Staple, Gets New Life Thanks to Millennials

The psychological phenomenon of the moment is group-think pink. The color is more popular than rosé at a Provence garden party. It seems possible …

Men's Fashion

Gamers harass a woman online over Mass Effect: Andromeda

A woman was subjected to misogynistic messages over something she apparently had nothing to do with.<p>A woman identified as working on the animations for the video game Mass Effect: Andromeda became the target of an online harassment campaign Saturday that saw her online accounts flooded with …

Feminism

10 Lingerie Experts on the Difference Between Boobs on the East and West Coasts

How women prefer their breasts to look, from New York to L.A.<p>A short time after I was reborn a 30DDD, the founder and CEO of True&Co. told me that my boobs had a, shall we say, westward leaning—as in they were more <i>separated</i> than other girls in my geography usually like. They were more L.A. than New …

Android 7.0 Nougat tips and tricks for OnePlus 3

Check out the tips and tricks for your handset running the latest oxygenOS version.<p>The upgrade to Android Nougat is finally available for the OnePlus …

Why The Most Productive People Do These Six Things Every Day

The secrets behind four-minute meetings and scrapping your to-do list.<p>Of all our available resources, everyone has the same number of hours in a day. Some, however, happen to get more done. Are they faster or smarter? Do they have more help? Perhaps. But they’ve also learned tricks that can help …

Time Management

How to Automatically Clear Storage on Your Mac

<b>Problem:</b> Your old Mac has maxed out its hard drive’s storage space, preventing you from saving anything new.<p>Fortunately, with macOS Sierra, your Mac …

TV shows

Nokia is back at it again with an Android smartphone... for China

The once-iconic brand is taking another stab at the whole "smartphone" thing.<p>Remember Nokia? It's back! Again. Well, sort of.<p>HMD, the company which last year bought the rights to sell Nokia phones, announced on Sunday the Nokia 6. It's a stylish, inexpensive Android smartphone -- but it's exclusive …

Mobile Technology

Whatsapp bug allows viewing of encrypted messages

Whatsapp’s messaging app supposedly ensures strong end-to-end encryption, with the idea being that only the people involved in a conversation will …

This might be the Nokia flagship that’ll take on the iPhone 8 and Galaxy S8

The first brand new Nokia phone was announced only a few days ago, but the Nokia 6 (above) isn’t the kind of flagship device that you’d expect to …

Pokemon Go startup is worth $3.65 billion

The creator of Pokemon Go may have stumbled on its own rare mythical creature: the unicorn.<p>Thanks to Pokemon Go's meteoric rise, Niantic is worth an estimated $3.65 billion, according to analysts at Citibank. That would vault the young startup into unicorn territory. Looking only at its estimated …

Pokémon

Nintendo Plus Delivers a Combination of Smartphone and Handheld Game Console

The Nintendo Plus delivers a pretty cool combination of smartphone and handheld game console. Like the idea? Let’s keep going for the concept …

Free will could all be an illusion, scientists suggest after study that shows choice could just be the brain tricking itself

Free will might be an illusion created by our brains, scientists might have proved.<p>Humans are convinced that they make conscious choices as they live …

This startup thinks it’s fixed the major flaw in dating apps like Tinder — and Apple just featured it as a ‘best new app’

One of the reasons Tinder has been such a resounding success is that it functions like a game.<p>Even if you never go on a date, swiping this way and that and seeing who thinks you’re attractive is just inherently fun.<p>The goal of Dine is to get you from a match to that first dinner or drinks date as …

Facebook paid 210 security researchers $936,000 in 2015, high-impact bugs grew by 38%

Facebook today announced it paid out $936,000 to 210 security researchers for 526 valid reports in 2015 as part of its bug bounty program. The company has now given over $4.3 million in rewards to more than 800 researchers for making over 2,400 submissions since the program launched back in August …

The next Flappy Bird? Color Switch is the top game in Apple’s app store now

For the past couple of weeks, a newcomer has been at the top of the iOS app store. Color Switch is one of those free downloadable games like Flappy Bird that came out of nowhere and hit the top.<p>It’s games like Color Switch, which tests your skill at moving a ball through color-coded obstacles, that …

This cube is the best thing to happen to local multiplayer in a long time

This is portable projector that handles gaming like a champ<p>My interest in the Rif6 Cube came from a Facebook ad claiming the device was the perfect thing for gaming. I later met with the company at CES and expressed a bit of skepticism about this claim, and they offered to send a loaner unit so I …

Street Fighter 5’s Comic Con appearance is light on news, heavy on cheers

While the <i>Street Fighter 5</i> panel at New York Comic Con today didn't offer much in the way of new information about next year's PlayStation 4 and Windows PC game, fighting game diehards didn't seem to mind.<p>During a presentation filled with upcoming products (Street Fighter Funko Pop vinyl figures …