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Being stereotyped makes you more likely to act badly

Most people intuitively know that pervasive negative stereotypes are tough to deal with. Now, researchers at Stanford University have found another, particularly disturbing effect of subtle stereotypes. A series of five studies showed that people are more likely to lie, cheat, steal, or endorse …

Psychology

Exactly how fast is the Samsung Fast Wireless Charger?

What if you could have all the benefits of both Fast Charging and wireless charging? Samsung has done exactly that with the Fast Wireless Charger. We …

Some iPhone 6s Owners Seeing Their Phones Randomly Shut Off

Since the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus have been available on September 25, many users have begun reporting that their 6s or 6s Plus will randomly turn itself off completely, even when it's left unattended and with sufficient battery power. It's unknown what causes the shut off, but some users have also …

Snapchat wants to put brands on your face

New sponsored 'lenses' will show up this Halloween<p>Snapchat launched its new "lenses" feature just two weeks ago, and since then users have watched their friends puke rainbows and turn into wide-eyed emoji on a daily basis. Now we know there was a whole other reason behind the lenses feature: …

Bar Refaeli’s Chloé wedding dress

WEDDING INSPIRATION<p><b>The Israeli model chose Chloé to create a custom bridal gown for her wedding last week to Adi Ezra, with a lace-embellished silk</b> …

Weddings

Paul Walker’s Daughter Honored Him By Launching A New Foundation

Today would have been Paul Walker’s 42nd birthday, and his daughter, Meadow, chose today to honor his memory in a beautiful way. In a moving tribute on Instagram, Meadow posted loving words about her father and also announced the launch of The Paul Walker Foundation.<p>Reflecting on my father, I found …

Conservation

How these 75-plus murals have turned three L.A. alleys into an outdoor art gallery

In the throes of a sweltering heat wave near downtown L.A., Jason Ostro wanders sun-baked alleyways off Beverly Boulevard that until recently had been strewn with litter, discarded mattresses and rusty bikes, and he beams at the new explosion of color around him.<p>Ostro’s the Alley Project has …

New York Fashion Week Goes Glam: Pictures

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