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Most friendships develop so naturally that you don't even realize how or when they started.<p>Sometimes, though, you want to make an effort to befriend …

Psychology

Paul McCartney’s daughter isn’t getting a medal for Britain’s Olympic outfits

There’s only so much a designer can do with the official outfits athletes wear at the Olympics, but Stella McCartney may have outdone herself with her duds for Britain’s competitors in this summer’s Rio Games. And, as with most Olympic designs, hers are meeting with mixed results.<p>McCartney, the …

United Kingdom

11 Of Hollywood's Leading Men As Brain Melting Gifs

<b>11 of the silver screen's biggest stars have been immortalised in HTML code through a series of garish and eye-popping gifs.</b><p>Ever since the first .Gif …

Tom Hanks

UK recommends smokers switch to e-cigarettes to help them quit

Cigarette smokers in the UK are being encouraged to switch to electronic cigarettes, which the Royal College of Physicians says are much safer than regular tobacco cigarettes, <i>The New York Times</i> reports. The recommendations, released today by the prestigious medical group in the UK, come as a bit of …

Plug the Fathom Neural Compute Stick into any USB device to make it smarter

Following on the heels of their announcement a few weeks ago about their FLIR partnership, Movidius is making another pretty significant announcement regarding their Myriad 2 processor. They’ve incorporated it into a new USB device called the <i>Fathom Neural Compute Stick</i>.<p>You can plug the Fathom into …

Why China Is Key to the Future of Virtual Reality

I was in Shenzhen, China last week at the first CE China trade show, which was produced by IFA, the German company that also produces the giant IFA …

The Siri-enabled August Smart Lock is now shipping

$229<p>Back in October, August took the wraps off of its second generation Smart Lock, which features HomeKit support, a few design changes, and a slightly cheaper price. The Smart Lock was supposed to be available to purchase before the end of 2015, but the release was delayed, until today.<p>With the …

Study: Nation's food insecurity problem holding steady

Counties in Mississippi and in Arizona have the direst problem of counties nationwide with food insecurity and hunger, according to a study to be released Thursday by a nonprofit based in Chicago.<p>Food insecurity is defined as consistent access to adequate food supplies limited by lack of …

Agriculture

AI machine beats college kids at foosball

Computers have been beating humans at board games like chess and Go. But now they've conquered the basement and bar game of foosball too.<p>A group of undergrads at Brigham Young University in Utah have built an AI machine that can play on a modified foosball table.<p>In a recent game, the machine …

Artificial Intelligence

Rio Olympics 2016: South Korea unveils 'zika-proof' uniforms

South Korea is taking no chances with the health of its athletes competing at the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, issuing them with uniforms that have been infused with insect repellent to keep mosquitoes carrying the Zika virus at bay.<p>The South Korean team's uniforms were unveiled in Seoul on …

Brazil

Weird Foreign Laws You'd Better Know!

Here's your cheat sheet to avoid embarrassment, fines, and even jail time when visiting other countries. From serious health and safety concerns to …

Health and Safety

Couple sues Snapchat over 'speed filter' they say made woman drive too fast

A couple is suing Snapchat, claiming that the social media app’s “speed filter” tempted a woman to drive too fast, causing a crash.<p>Media outlets report Wentworth and Karen Maynard filed a lawsuit in Spalding County state court against Snapchat and 18-year-old driver Christal McGee.<p>The lawsuit says …

Social Media

Authorities say death at Apple headquarters was suicide

CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a young Apple employee took his own life at the company's headquarters this week.<p>The 25-year-old Santa …

Santa Clara

Snapchat reportedly generates 10 billion daily video views

Snapchat's users watch 10 billion videos per day, according to a report from <i>Bloomberg</i>. That is 2 billion more than the most recent numbers reported by Facebook, which were made public back in November. In addition, <i>Bloomberg</i> reports that more than a third of Snapchat users post to the app's daily …

Snapchat

Charles Manson was questioned after 1969 murder victim identified

<b>(CNN) —</b> Cold case detectives with the Los Angeles Police Department say they questioned Charles Manson in October about the 1969 killing of a woman whose identity was only discovered last year.<p>Two Los Angeles police detectives went to Corcoran State Prison to interview Manson to find out whether he …

Crime

The Work Of These 10 Tattooists Is Elevating The Idea Of ‘Body Art’

Tattoos are becoming damn near ubiquitous these days. It’s pretty hard to think of a celebrity under 40 that doesn’t have at least one (or more). Any amount of time spent watching sports, scrolling through Instagram, or drinking at a bar, and you’re going to see some ink.<p>I’ve been getting tattoos …

People abuse the word schizophrenic on Twitter. That's terrible.

In recent years, clinical research has resulted in improved treatment models for the 2.5 million Americans with schizophrenia, but such treatment …

10 Photos That Perfectly Illustrate The Reality Of Mental Illness

Eye opening.<p>Sometimes a photo can express more than words ever can.<p>That's especially true when it comes to mental health conditions, which are challenging to explain to those who don't understand what it's like to experience them. Despite the fact that these disorders bring about crippling physical …

Mental Health

Sean Astin on Mom Patty Duke's Bipolar Disorder: 'We Were All in the Storm Together'

Patty Duke sought to raise public awareness of mental health issues when she shared her bipolar diagnosis with the world in her 1987 memoir, <i>Call Me</i> …

Mental Health

Grieving father pleads with Apple to unlock his dead son's iPhone

Leonardo Fabbretti is pleading with Tim Cook to help him see the photos stored on his dead son's iPhone.<p>The Italian architect sent a letter to Cook on March 21. Apple's customer care team has expressed sympathy, trying -- and failing -- to help Fabbretti unlock the iPhone.<p>The news was first …

Grieving

Slack is work chat’s runaway train, raises $200M at $3.8B

The Slack rocketship won’t slow down. The business messaging startup has raised $200 million at a $3.8 billion post-money valuation, the company confirms to TechCrunch. The round was led by Thrive Capital, with participation by GGV, Comcast Ventures and Slack’s existing investors, including Accel, …

Venture Capital