A half-century ago, Gabriel García Márquez, after yet another visit to the pawnshop, sent his now signature novel to his publisher. As Solitude turns 50, Paul Elie interviews Gabo’s longtime agent—just
It’s one of the biggest secrets in the government: The U.S. has the most powerful cyberweapons on Earth. So what are they? And when will we use them? To this day it remains one of the most sophisticated
Inbox also does the same sort of email triaging that has made Mailbox, Acompli, and other Gmail apps so popular. You can "snooze" a message away and have it reappear at a certain time or a certain geolocation.
The country's intensifying efforts to redraw maritime borders have its neighbors, and the U.S., fearing war. But does the aggression reflect a government growing in power—or one facing a crisis of legitimacy?
(Literally) the most shocking Internet video ever made, with GIFs! Ever see the bad guys taken down on Cops and wondered just what it would feel like to get zapped by a Taser? Photographer Patrick Hall
Here’s Everything You Need To Know About ‘BoJack Horseman,’ Netflix’s First Crack At Animated Comedy
On Friday, Netflix continues its expansion into every corner of the entertainment and television universe with the original animated series BoJack Horseman. While it sounds like a terrible WWE gimmick
A visual A-Z of the hidden treasures of language. As a lover of language and words, especially obscure and endangered words, I was instantly besotted with Project Twins’ visual interpretations of unusual
Among the many challenges of writing is dealing with rules of correct usage: whether to worry about split infinitives, fused participles, and the meanings of words such as "fortuitous", "decimate" and
(08-12) 11:00 PDT San Francisco -- Friends and colleagues shared thoughts about Robin Williams, his work as a comedian and actor and his death. Debi Durst, comedian I first met him when I was doing improvisation
There’s a name for uncomfortable benches, hard-to-reach parks, and ubiquitous surveillance: disciplinary architecture. A few weeks ago, news emerged that a New York building was planning a separate entrance
Nice to see you again, Suuu...Sandra? Samantha? Jennifer. Sorry. Once, at a party, I was introduced to a friend of a friend. We shook hands, I told her my name, she told me hers. Then she did something
Robotic Ron Burgundy is coming to a broadcast near you. (Photo by Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images) Coming straight out of my nightmares, these creepy and realistic "Kodomoroids" made in Japan can read