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This Is What it Means if it Takes You Forever to Ejaculate

Yeah, it's an actual problem.<p><b>The Scenario</b><p>Your friend has seen tons of pop culture references about erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation, but he hasn't noticed too many plotlines about the issue he’s having: delayed ejaculation. He has noticed that it takes him a really long time to reach …

This Incredible Virus Attacks Brain Cancer And Actually Boosts Our Immune System

The first therapeutic virus to pass the blood-brain barrier.<p>A study attempting to show that viruses could be delivered to brain tumours has delivered …

Do you know what 'Pussypedia' is?

Now you can get all the knowledge about vagina from this new source 'Pussypedia'.<p>There are lot of omissions in the sex education we are provided now. …

When kids get their first cell phones around the world

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sara Zaske's daughter, Sophia, rarely showed much interest in having her own cell phone -- that is, until they moved back to the United States from Germany.<p>About six years ago, when Sophia was just a toddler, Zaske and her husband moved the family from Oregon to Berlin.<p>By the time Sophia …

San Francisco Bay Area

Is drinking coffee on an empty stomach bad for you? Nutritionists weigh in

It feels so good to sip from that first eye-opening, life-restoring cup of coffee in the morning, but are you actually harming your body if you drink it on an empty stomach?<p>Some reports say yes, claiming the habit could boost acid production in your belly, causing indigestion and heartburn, and …

Every successful relationship is successful for the same exact reasons

Hey, guess what? I got married two weeks ago. And like most people, I asked some of the older and wiser folks around me for a couple quick words of advice from their own marriages to make sure my wife and I didn’t shit the (same) bed. I think most newlyweds do this, especially after a few cocktails …

Relationships

Psychotherapist vs. psychologist vs. psychiatrist: which one should you choose?

Psychotherapists, psychologists and psychiatrists may overlap in the areas they cover, but there are differences among each profession and what they …

Anti-aging stem cell treatment proves successful in early human trials

The results of two human clinical trials into a stem cell therapy that can reverse symptoms of age-associated frailty have been published, and the …

What Facebook Did to American Democracy

And why it was so hard to see it coming<p>In the media world, as in so many other realms, there is a sharp discontinuity in the timeline: before the 2016 election, and after.<p>Things we thought we understood—narratives, data, software, news events—have had to be reinterpreted in light of Donald Trump’s …

Journalism

How to Get Rid of Earwax

What experts say you should (and shouldn’t) do to keep your ears safe and healthy.<p><i>This article originally appeared on RealSimple.com.</i><p>Mom always told …

Don't starve to lose weight: 7 foods that help you to shed a few pounds by curbing hunger

According to researchers, protein is even more satiating than fat or carbohydrates. Therefore, it can be a help in appetite control and weight …

8 Body Weight Exercises You Can Do Anywhere

Are you worried you don’t have the right gear for a good workout? Don’t be, says Michele Olson, Ph.D., professor of exercise science at Auburn …

Why Happy People Cheat

A good marriage is no guarantee against infidelity.<p>“Most descriptions of troubled marriages don’t seem to fit my situation,” Priya insists. “Colin and I have a wonderful relationship. Great kids, no financial stresses, careers we love, great friends. He is a phenom at work, fucking handsome, …

Relationships

Is my drinking normal, or could I be an alcoholic?

Alcoholism rose 49 percent in the last decade.<p>The trouble with alcohol is that it’s everywhere. We don’t treat any other drug the way we treat alcohol, marijuana included, and in part that’s because we mostly don’t think of it as a drug. It’s what you down a shot of to loosen up on the dance floor, …

The surprisingly lackluster rise of VR porn

"It's like being inside of a womb or a particularly immaculate throat, all gently pulsating, mucus-y pink flesh."<p><i>NSFW Warning: This story may contain links to and descriptions or images of explicit sexual acts.</i><p>That was me, in December 2015, recounting my adventure inside Ella Nova's anus, the true …

Virtual Reality

Fortune 500 CEOs and top execs reveal what to do in your 20s to set yourself up for an awesome career

Current and former Fortune 500 executives, as well as other business leaders, have given some great career advice on Business Insider's podcast, "Success! How I Did It."<p>From Sheryl Sandberg to Steve Ballmer, we pulled the best advice they gave for 20-somethings who have big business ambitions.<p>And …

Andrew Ng will help you change the world with AI if you know calculus and Python

If the next era of human progress is built using AI, who gets to engineer it? Who will have the coding skills to use the software for creating AI products, or even more importantly, the skills to write that software?<p>In an attempt to make the answer to those questions “anyone who wants to,” Andrew …

Google has fired the employee who penned a controversial memo on women and tech

The author wrote, among other things, that females suffered from more “neuroticism.”<p>In a memo to employees, Google CEO Sundar Pichai said the employee who penned a controversial memo that claimed that women had biological issues that prevented them from being as successful as men in tech had …

This startup is solving a huge problem for over 45 million video gamers, and it's growing like crazy

Citron is joking, but he's on to something: The new Nintendo Switch console requires players to use a separate app on their phones if they want to voice chat with their teammates. It's a frustrating hurdle that's turning people off to otherwise well-received games like "Splatoon 2."<p>Meanwhile, …

Turn your smartphone into a Game Boy with Hyperkin’s Smartboy

The first of April has long been a day for practical jokes and silly pranks -- and there's no escape from April fools on the internet. Companies like ThinkGeek regularly announce fake products on April 1st, only to have customer demand push those jokes into production. It didn't take long for …

Here Are 9 Things Larry Page Couldn't Remember About Google In His Uber–Waymo Deposition

He does, however, remember that he is not a lawyer.<p>There’s a lot that Google cofounder Larry Page seemingly doesn’t know about Google.<p>Page, the CEO of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, displayed his apparent lack of knowledge during questioning on July 17 as part of Alphabet’s lawsuit against Uber …

Video Game Purchases: Why is something so simple becoming so frustrating?

I’ve been an avid gamer for almost three decades, but I’ve never actually been a huge fan of buying them. I love the experience of taking the …

Search company to integrate its app-based feed of news, events, sports and interest-based topics into Google.com page in the near future<p>Google’s famously simple homepage with its logo and single search box on a white background is set to undergo a radical change for the first time since its launch …

Apps

Google Glass 2.0 Is a Startling Second Act

<b>Don’t call Heather Erickson</b> a glasshole.<p>Yes, that’s Google Glass on her frames. But she’s not using it to check her Facebook, dictate messages, or …

PayPal to become a payment option in Samsung Pay, including in-app, online and in-store

Samsung users will be able to choose PayPal as their preferred method of payment in-app, online and in retail stores through the Samsung Pay mobile payments platform, the companies announced today. The strategic partnership will initially be available to Samsung Pay users in the United States …

The smartphone is eventually going to die, and Apple, Google, Microsoft, and Facebook are racing to kill it

From April to June, tech's biggest companies all held their annual mega-events, laying out their grand visions for the next 12 months or so.<p>Facebook kicked it off in late April with its F8 conference, followed by Microsoft Build, then the Google I/O conference, and Apple's Worldwide Developers …

AI lawyer can help you with a thousand different legal issues

Over two years ago, Joshua Browder, now a junior at Stanford University, created a chatbot that could contest parking tickets in New York City and London. By June of 2016, DoNotPay had successfully contested 160,000 parking tickets -- a 64 percent success rate -- and earlier this year, Browder …

This AR-Equipped Laser Tag Game Is Light on the AR, But Heavy on the Fun

The pitch was <i>Pokemon Go</i> meets <i>Call of Duty</i>. I couldn’t quite fathom how that would turn into a cool as hell game, but it involved augmented reality, a …

Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai to IIT-KGP students: Education needs to go beyond books

Google CEO Sundar Pichai's IIT Kharagpur visit saw him answer questions from current students at the campus.<p>Written by | Kharagpur |<p>The Tagore open …

Sundar Pichai

Kill Your Old Ideas So You Can Be More Creative

I spent ten years “writing” a TV show about Silicon Valley. I spent hundreds of hours talking about it, collecting ideas in a giant Evernote file, …

Comic Books