Katrina Rodeheaver

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Will autocorrect make you too predictable?

Computers can now identify what you will say before you know yourself, and as philosopher Evan Selinger argues, this could subtly shape your conversations without you realising.<p>Do you know what you really want? Right now, there are computers all over the world busily trying to tell you the answer – …

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Why the modern world is bad for your brain

Photograph: Alamy<p>‘Because it is limited in characters, texting discourages thoughtful discussion or any level of detail, and its addictive problems are compounded by its …

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5 Free Online Courses to Improve Your Photography

MOOCs – or massive open online courses, offer free or low-cost access to top-notch courses taught by university professors and professionals. Whether …

Miami Art Machine: Scenes from Art Basel

Art Basel Miami Beach kicked off amid a turbulent week of protests. As demonstrators stopped traffic elsewhere in the city, photographer Lili Holzer-Glier captured the pop-ups, parties, and personalities of the art world’s biggest stateside fair.

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5 Modern Magazines to Celebrate Art Basel in Miami Beach

Jenn de la Vega / December 3, 2014<p>Art Basel showcases new contemporary artwork with galleries and performance art in Basel, Hong Kong and Miami …

DIY Holiday: Make These Fruit Liqueurs To Give

I am lucky enough to have a Family Cookbook that was put together by my Mom about 20 years ago. The binding has long since been lost so now the loose pages live in an old, ratty green folder, out of place near my other cookbooks like somebody’s weird uncle. Mom collected all the cherished family …

In These Streets: The Best Street Art From November 2014

Besides the size of a wall or other urban canvas, there's really no limit to street art. Last month, street artists around the world decided to do it …

A mood-changing headset, Thync, that uses electrodes to perk you up

Alcohol and coffee are about to get competition from a set of electrodes you wear on your head. Branded the Thync, the calming effect it produces is comparable to how you feel after an alcoholic drink, while the energising effect is similar to a cup of coffee, says Isy Goldwasser, the CEO and …

Quick, Easy DIY Decorations for a Merry & Bright Holiday

The holiday season is in full swing — but if you haven't decorated yet, it's not too late. Here are three quick, easy seasonal DIYs that will have …

A container-sized generator that converts waste heat into energy

What if hot air could become electricity? That is the goal of clean technology startup company, Alphabet Energy, based in California. It has a new so-called thermoelectric material which it says can turn waste heat – such as that from car exhausts and industry – into usable electric power more …

Mind-Boggling Optical Illusion Graffiti Looks Like It Floats In Mid-Air

Graffiti artist Odeith wanted to make his street art stand out, so he decided to create murals that are also anamorphic illusions. By skewing is …

Shia LaBeouf collaborator: I don’t think you need a sign saying ‘Don’t murder the artist’

Shia LaBeouf’s shock revelation last week that he was whipped, stripped and raped by a woman in Los Angeles on Valentine’s Day has become one of the most talked-about celebrity stories of the year. The confession was all the more extraordinary for the seemingly bizarre circumstances of the alleged …

Family fears reprisals just days after sisters are hailed heroes for fighting off abusers

They are unlikely heroines, sitting in the barely furnished front room of their modest house down a narrow alley in a village in northern India. Slim-shouldered, almost frail, but outspoken and unafraid, even if they now say they fear for their lives.<p>Aarti and Pooja Kumar, 22 and 19 years old, …

Pictures of the Week 12.4.14

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This GIF Of Magnetic Putty 'Eating' A Piece Of Metal Is Mesmerizing

File this one under "Coolest thing we've seen all day": a cube of magnetic putty swallowing a smaller cube of metal whole.<p>We first saw this on r/woahdude, a section of Reddit dedicated to "Trippy & mesmerizing games, video, audio & images that make you go 'woah dude!'" Yes, we know they misspelled …

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Artist Laser Cuts Portrait Photographs to Form Surreal Sculptures

Artist Justine Khamara physically dissects portrait photographs taken herself and reconstitutes them into sometimes-unrecognizable surreal sculptures. Once printed, the Melbourne-based artist slices, arranges, and tangles them into abstract structures. Completely digitally unaltered, the photos are …

How to do layering

For me, layering began in the 1980s when, as a student, my favourite outfit was a cropped, off-the-shoulder jumper over a stripy vest top with a ra-ra skirt over leggings – and a pair of Dr Martens boots. On the other side of the Atlantic, Donna Karan was doing things in a much more grown-up …

North Korea directive reveals apparent ban on sharing Kim Jong-un’s name

A year before North Korean leader Kim Jong-un came to power, a directive was issued for anyone sharing his name to change it – maintaining a tradition upheld by the reclusive state’s ruling Kim dynasty, a report said.<p>An internal state document obtained by South Korea’s KBS TV station contains an …

Graffiti artist Bansky's work part of Art Basel

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The prestigious Art Basel Miami Beach doesn't open to the public until Thursday.<p>But pieces like gargantuan, wind-powered …

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Photography by Han Cheng Yeh 承燁韓

Inspiring Photography.<p>Taipei, Taiwan-based photographer Han Cheng Yeh 承燁韓 has an eye for evocative images. The photographer works with several visual …

Dark Fairytale Photos of Women Stranded in Nature

Dutch photographer Ellen Kooi produces eye-catching images with elements of surrealism that seem like scenes from a dark fairytale. Each photo in her growing collection of work features its own imaginative narrative, leaving the viewer to decide what happened to lead each subject into the eerily …

Sketching User Experiences: The Workbook

The book suggestion of this week is about UX design and how to sketch user interfaces. The title is Sketching User Experiences: The Workbook by Saul …

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