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In her new show at 303 Gallery, Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster reveals her evolution as an artist—via her closet. Read more: http://oak.ctx.ly/r/xvjy

Funhouse Chic: Inside The “Funny Or Die” Offices

An irreverent setup in West Hollywood for the show’s hard-working comedians.<p>There are hip workplaces, high-tech workplaces, and old-school buttoned down workplaces. Then there’s <i>Funny or Die</i>‘s new headquarters, which can only be described as funhouse chic. The color palette tilts to pop …

Boyfriend for hire? 10 strange things on Taobao

<b>China's Taobao is one of the world's largest e-commerce websites, a combination of eBay and Amazon, only bigger. Its 500 million registered users trade almost 50,000 items of merchandise every minute on average.</b><p>Taobao has two major platforms - the TMall, where established brand owners sell directly …

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Apple Patents Driver Distraction Lockdown Mode For iPhones

Apple has been granted a new patent by the USPTO (via AppleInsider), and it’s one that could potentially prevent a lot of careless driving. The tech described in the patent would use a phone’s on-board sensors, or a direct connection to a car using a technology like Bluetooth to limit the device’s …

Astronaut: 'blind luck' protects us from 'city-killer' asteroids

A nuclear weapons test warning network -- the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organisation -- in Canada has detected 26 multi-kiloton explosions since 2001: …