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Dating app says it’s not rife with married flirters: ‘simple logic should reveal that it’s essentially impossible for any of these claims to be accurate’<p>Dating app Tinder has rejected research that estimated that 42% of its users are either married or in a relationship.<p>A spokesman told the Guardian …

Relationships

Ryan Gosling Finally Eats Cereal in Honor of Late Vine Star

The meme has come full circle.<p>On Sunday, Ryan McHenry, the 27-year-old Vine user behind the viral "Ryan Gosling Won't Eat His Cereal" meme series, passed away after a two-year fight with bone cancer. And Ryan Gosling posted the perfect message and Vine to him in tribute:<p>McHenry's clever series …

Ryan Gosling

11 Fun Places to Show Off Your Favorite Fabric

Crafting

Kurt Cobain: Defended Against His Devotees?

The myth surrounding Kurt Cobain casts him as a songwriting genius, rising to international fame while simultaneously -- but also problematically -- unwaveringly devoted to punk-rock authenticity. He unwillingly and reluctantly became the voice of a generation, and he hated the rockstar fame and …

Album of unreleased Kurt Cobain songs will be released in summer

Kurt Cobain’s legacy as a musical giant only expands and becomes deeper in the 20 years after his death. On Monday, HBO will air the Brett …

Kurt Cobain

Why Oil Should Be Your Skincare Secret + How to Use It in Your Beauty Routine

We’ve been hearing a lot lately about the value of adding oil to our beauty routines. Maybe you’ve already gotten on the oil-pulling bandwagon, or perhaps you’ve long been convinced of the powers of essential oils, but now it’s time to introduce your face to the benefits of natural oils. We’ve …

Skin Care

Android customization - how to set up two-factor authentication on your Google account

Did you get the chance to follow along our Android customization series for the last few weeks? We covered the Android SDK developer tool ADB. While designed for, well, developers, it is actually a solid tool for file transfers, installing apps from your PC, taking screen recording and even for …

What Causes “Old Person Smell”?

<i>Reader Sarah writes in to ask, “What is it that causes that distinctive 'old person' smell? Whatever it is, it seems to be common to all elderly</i> …

Even Stephen Hawking Has an Opinion on Zayn Leaving One Direction

Stephen Hawking may be lauded as one of the most brilliant people living today, but can he make sense of Zayn Malik’s decision to leave British boy …

Doris Fuller on Losing Her Daughter to Mental Illness: 'Her Voices Told Her to Hurt Herself'

The last time Doris Fuller saw her daughter Natalie was the night before she left for a business trip. The close mother and daughter had planned a …

The Rise of Yoga Pants All Day, Every Day

Even scientific research is on board with the athleisure wear trend.<p>There’s no end to the splendor of wearing yoga pants. All. The. Time. They’re as comfy as all get out. They don’t cut into your belly or leave seam marks down your thighs. They make your butt look ah-mazing.<p>And according to a …

Clothing

Islamic State alternative to Facebook gets bumpy start

DUBAI (Reuters) - Islamic State supporters, facing regular bans and blockages on Facebook and other social networks, have launched their own CaliphateBook to spread their militant message over the Internet.<p>A member loyal to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) waves an ISIL flag in Raqqa …

Samsung gets neighbors to learn sign language to please deaf man (and make you cry)

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Try to forget that this is an ad.<p>Or, if you can't do that, try to believe that this is an ad with a heart.<p>For this is the story of a group of neighbors that decided to please one hearing-impaired resident …

Language

Scientists say people are terrible at remembering what the Apple logo looks like

Apple's logo is a masterpiece of form. It's a refined, elegant shape that represents the computer brand without the need for words, and represents an expectation of quality. But, according to a UCLA study published last month, nobody can remember what it looks like. Scientists at the university …

New Study: Marriages More Likely to End in Divorce When Wife Gets Sick

You'd think that married couples would weather the storm of illness together, but new research is here to tell the (pretty depressing) truth. Marriages are more likely to end in divorce if the wife gets sick, says a new study from Iowa State University. The real kicker is that if the husband gets …

So Who Is Cara Delevingne's 'New Girlfriend' St Vincent?

Fashion<p>by Sarah Fitzmaurice | 03 03 2015<p>[Rex Features]<p>Who Is Cara Delevingne's New Girlfriend St Vincent?<p>They were spotted leaving the Brit's …

Harper Lee 'hurt and humiliated' by speculation she was duped into releasing new book

Lawyer pushes back against suspicions the 88-year-old author is too frail to have signed off on release of Go Set a Watchman<p>Harper Lee is "hurt and humiliated" by suggestions that she has been manipulated into <b>releasing a second book more than fifty years</b> after the publication of To Kill a …

Literature

Sia’s 8 All-Time Best Disguises

Sometime in the past few years, <b>Sia</b> decided to hide her face from the world. She had been a powerful behind-the-scenes songwriter for other artists, writing hits for <b>Rihanna, Beyoncé,</b> and <b>Britney Spears.</b> But as she began to focus on a solo career as a singer, she took an unusual route to promote her …

Johnny Depp Misses Press Conference Because ... He Was Attacked by a Chupacabra?

Johnny Depp getting mauled by a chupacabra? Sounds like a Tim Burton movie gone wrong.<p>But the actor really did blame his absence from a news …

Johnny Depp details chupacabra attack in Tokyo

Other actors might simply fight off a cold. Johnny Depp, however, has apparently fought off a chupacabra.<p>At least that's the story he's sticking to, by way of explaining his failure to appear Tuesday at a news conference in Tokyo.<p>"I was attacked yesterday morning by a very rarely seen or …

Thom Yorke launches new track Youwouldn'tlikemewhenI'mangry - listen

If you’re feeling full of festive fun then let the Radiohead man quash those spirits with this new cut of maudlin ambiance. Overdone sprout or Christmas cracker? Let us know<p>If you’re feeling lethargic or blue, miserable even, then here’s something that’ll cheer you up: a new song from Thom …

Kim Kardashian And Kanye West Are Not Flipping Their New $20 Million LA Mansion

<i>A representative for real estate listing site Zillow tells us that a third party mistakenly sent the listing to Zillow, where it was briefly posted. "Zillow identified the listing within a few hours of its posting and immediately removed it," she said.</i><p><i>This story has been corrected. No new</i> …

Mother’s Little Anti-Psychotic Is Worth $6.9 Billion A Year

The best-selling drug in America isn’t what you think—and it’s a whole lot more powerful than you’d expect.<p>Quick: what’s the top-selling drug in the …

10 New Artists You Need to Know: August 2014

10<p>By<p>Once again, we talked to 10 of the hottest artists who are climbing the charts, breaking the Internet or just dominating our office stereos. This …

Is Ignoring the New No?

Every time I send a text to my friends and they ignore it, a little part of my soul dies. Turns out ignoring is the new norm, and it's causing way greater damage than you think.<p>Here's a scenario that's far more common in my life than I care to admit: I text my friends asking if they'd like to meet …

Relationships

Design for the Real World: Spacesuit

At MIT, <b>Dava Newman</b> studies how humans move in micro-gravity; we call it outer space. She describes how she went about designing a <b>new spacesuit</b> that's …

MIT

A Selfie a Day Keeps the Doctor Away by Mike Mellia

The selfie can convey just about anything. Commonly now seen in the form of the "duck face," or the boastful vacation shot—it's not who we are, but how we'd like to be perceived. In that respect, the selfie apes the best of classical European portraiture. From King Henry VIII's exaggerated calves …

Why Slim Keith, infamous all-American socialite, is our style spirit animal: http://vogue.cm/1tb8Po0 Photographed by Horst P. Horst, Vogue, February 1949

A Bunch Of People Were Given The Vacation Of A Lifetime In Dubai In Exchange For A Few Instagram Photos

Last month, a bunch of influential Instagrammers like Liz Eswein (@NewYorkCity) and Murad Osmann (@muradosmann) were flown from all over the world to experience the biggest "Insta-meet" ever at a luxurious hotel — the Burj Al Arab— in Dubai.<p>The hotel and a company called Beautiful Destinations …