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Ex-Google VP: Android is the reason your phone takes worse pics than iPhone

Jealous that your flashy new smartphone still struggles to capture photos as stunning as the iPhone? Android might be to blame… or so says a former Google executive who once headed the company’s overall mobile efforts.<p>This weekend Vic Gundotra, who is widely considered to be the man behind Google …

A Guide to This Spring’s Most Exciting Movies

<i>Though they arrive between the red carpet onslaught of Oscar films and the thunderous rolling out of the big summer blockbusters, a flurry of new spring film releases feel worthy of their own fanfare. Which is why we've asked Vogue’s intrepid film critic John Powers to step in and show us all of</i> …

‘SNL’ Scorecard: Kristen Stewart Hosts The Most Dangerous Show In Ages

Oh, man, when was the last time <i>SNL</i> felt so <i>dangerous</i>? A couple points about this: first of all, we are always told that the original Not Ready For Prime Time Players from the show’s first season were “dangerous.” And if you go back and watch some of those sketches, there are ample examples of why. …

Comedy

Why What Michelle Obama Wore Was So Important

Plus, why what she wears to today's inauguration could be her most crucial sartorial decision yet.<p>Whether you like it or not, what politicians wear is an important tool in communicating the message they want to convey. Take Hillary Clinton and her sharp Ralph Lauren suits, Jeremy Corbyn in his …

8 Ways to Get Your House Ready for the Worst of Winter

Time to Winterize<p>Now that the holidays have come and gone, we’re hit with the ugly truth that there’s still a lot of winter left to weather. And if …

Stephen Hawking says this is the one thing that's killing us, and fast

We know it’s been a problem for our country for quite some time now, but Stephen Hawking wants to remind us just how much obesity is affecting the …

Public Health

Virgin's Richard Branson Unveils a Plane That Travels from London to NYC in 3.5 Hours

Boom Supersonic unveiled its first prototype for an airplane capable of flying 45 passengers at mach 2.2<p>Want to have lunch in London and dinner in New York? Denver-based Boom Supersonic plans to make that a possibility. News of the exciting technology first broke in April, but Boom Supersonic has …

Aviation

Keira Knightley blasts 'archaic' maternity law and 'shocking' cost of childcare

Keira Knightley, the actress, has attacked Britain’s “archaic” maternity laws, saying the “shocking” cost of childcare means women are struggling to return to work.<p>Knightley, who welcomed her first daughter Edie in 2015, said she had become “unbelievably aware” of the difficulties faced by women …

Paternity Leave

What Fran Wore: An Instagram Account Chronicling The Fashion Triumphs Of The Nanny - PAPER

There was so much to love about <i>The Nanny,</i> Fran Drescher's 1993-1999 sitcom tour de force about a bouffed-up Flushing-Queens fashion plate named Fran that transforms the lives of an uptight British Manhattanite family with her warmth, street smarts, and all-around fabulousness.<p>First of all, it had …

Naomi Campbell

The Woman Who Helped Us Hear Juno

Why is NASA’s longest-serving woman an hourly employee?<p>On the evening of July 4th, 2016, in a quiet room in California, a 79-year-old woman named Susan Finley listened for faint tones to whisper their way across the solar system. Never one to call attention to herself, she prefers to work in the …

How to Properly Pronounce 20 Design and Decor Terms

No, a chaise longue is not a "shayze lounge."<p>Some are quite tricky — we'll admit,<p>but follow our handy pronunciation guide the next time you hit the furniture store and these decorating terms will roll right off your tongue.

Avant-garde

Top 20 Greenhouse Designs and Costs

Growing your own vegetables becomes more and more popular nowadays considering all the people who are against GMOs. Setting up a greenhouse can often …

Kate Middleton's 22 Most Controversial Outfits

You can't please everyone.<p>Getting photographed every single time she steps outside, the Duchess of Cambridge was bound to face a few critics.

Skinny Jeans

Vibrant Photos Pay Homage to Slavic Folklore through High-Fashion Portraits

Vibrant images with a distinctive blend of stylistic influences are the modus operandi of Moscow-based photographer Andrey Yakovlev and art director Lili Aleeva (a duo known simply as Yakovlev and Aleeva). Placing an emphasis on feminine beauty and glamour, the creative husband-wife pair has …

The Rare Disease That Made This Woman Slowly Starve to Death

Tragically, after a five-year struggle, Lisa Brown died at the age of 34.<p><i>This story was originally published in June 2016, before Lisa Brown passed away.</i><p>Lisa Brown is well aware of what she looks like, thank you.<p>"It always amazes me what people say to me," says the 5'10" former model. "For years, …

Riviera Maya

Faithfulness is in the eye of the beholder: Satisfied partners downgrade appearance of potential threats to their romantic relationships

Satisfied partners downgrade appearance of potential threats to their romantic relationships<p>In a recent set of experiments, psychologists found …

Why Scientists Want to Add More Wood Pulp to Our Food

Finnish research group VTT highlighted yogurt as one food that could really benefit from wood products, saying that xylan, derived from birch pulp, could make it smoother.<p>Just a couple of months ago, cheese lovers were in an uproar when it was revealed that quite a few brands selling "Parmesan" …

Struggling Ralph Lauren Tries to Fashion a Comeback

New CEO, formerly at Old Navy, hopes to revive company by closing stores, trimming management and reducing discounts<p>When he sat down for dinner at Sette Mezzo on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, Ralph Lauren had been deliberating for months over what to do about his faltering business.<p>His apparel and …

Ralph Lauren

Top 51 Happiness And Motivational Dr. Seuss Quotes To Boost Your Life

Theodor Seuss Geisel ( Born on March 2, 1904, Died on September 24, 1991 ) was a cartoonist, book publisher, animator, artist, and a writer.<p>His most …

5 Ways To Earn Money From Home Cooking

If you’re passionate about food and cooking, then there’s no reason why you shouldn’t use that passion to earn some extra cash. After all, everybody …

QUIZ: Can You Tell the Difference Between a Cheap Shoe and an Expensive Shoe?

Quizzes

How to Save Money When You're Shopping for Beauty Products

It's hard out there for a girl on a budget. That's especially true if you have a serious beauty habit, since some droolworthy beauty buys (looking at you, $200 face lotion) can cost crazy-high prices for very small amounts of actual product. But not all hope (or money) is lost! Even a bona fide …

Kate Middleton Just Surprised Us Big Time With This Daring Nighttime Look

Kate Middleton is known for her fashion diplomacy, often selecting pieces that pay homage to British fashion or a region relevant to her work. And Wednesday evening in London, Kate made another savvy selection, choosing a beautiful blue gown from Indian-born and British-based designer Saloni …

Kesha Sells Her Nashville Oasis Amidst Her Legal Battle With Dr. Luke

The singer is asking for $1.5M for the spa-like home.<p>Locked in a pricey court battle with Sony Music and a producer she alleges abused her, pop star Kesha has been liquidating real estate — and appears to have finally found a buyer for her beloved Nashville home.

10 Sex and the City Secrets You Never Knew

Straight from Sarah Jessica Parker herself.<p>It's been 12 long years since <i>Sex and the City</i> wrapped, but we still have so many important questions, like, why the hell did Carrie cheat on Aidan? Were all those cocktails they drank real? And most importantly, will this third film ever happen? …

Sex and the City

The Most Astonishing Photos That Won Awards In 2015

It's been another year of awe-inspiring and goosebump-inducing photography. Take a look at the best of the best.<p><i>National Geographic Traveler</i> Photo Contest 2015<p>The travel arm of the National Geographic Society received more than 17,000 entries, with one image making it to the top spot: a spectacular …

See the Best Celebrity Runway Remakes of 2015

Celebrities always have first dibs on the gorgeous gowns that hit the runways. Often times, just after a show's final walk, a dress is packed up and …

San Diego's Sushi Restaurants Have Been Serving Lobster Rolls with No Lobster in Them

The Consumer and Environmental Protection Unit of the San Diego just convicted eight local sushi restaurants for seafood fraud. San Diego will not be putting up with faux sushi.<p>As any endeavoring sushiphile can attest, the only thing worse than eating a lukewarm, godawful sushi roll stuffed with …