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The Tragedies of Black Masculinity 

I remember the feeling I had last week when I saw the text come in from a friend back home. The text read, “Y’all hear about North Park Elementary?” …

Black Culture

Rodney Hood hits game winner for Jazz after Mavericks botch final possession

Dallas took a shot way too early and it allowed Hood to win it with a wild three.<p>For the second time in his career, Rodney Hood burnt the Mavericks at the buzzer. Here’s his game-winning three-pointer from Saturday — a stop-and-pop missile with Seth Curry’s hand in his face that put the Jazz up …

NBA

Google wants to use naked mole rats to find the secret to slow aging

The secretive company has a colony of scientists — with a colony of naked mole rats — working to understand the slow creep toward death<p>Calico Labs — the mysterious life-extension research and development company backed by Google and pharmaceutical giant AbbVie — is harnessing a colony of walking, …

Bose finally made a wireless version of its great noise-cancelling headphones

Plus noise-cancelling neckbuds and new earbuds for the fitness crowd<p>Perhaps Bose won't ever truly win over the obsessive audiophile crowd, but the company sure has built a loyal following thanks to its best-in-class noise cancellation technology. And today, those top-notch headphones are going …

Consumer Tech

This guy saw his Microsoft coworkers struggle to manage their money, and it gave him the idea for a $150 million app

It was toward the end of the 2000s. Microsoft was making them all a lot of money.<p>But not all of their Microsoft colleagues were great at navigating the complicated world of stock-option vesting schedules, 401(k)s, and all the other stuff that goes into turning money into even more money.<p>That …

The 12 best hidden features in the new iPhone update

Although Apple is advertising some of the new abilities your phone just received, like a new mode that makes reading easier at night, many of the best tweaks go unadvertised. Often iPhone users have no idea they even exist.<p>After a week of using iOS 9.3, I went through the change log and forums to …

Kate Winslet Recalls Being Bullied as a Kid: 'I Was Teased for How I Looked'

Kate Winslet is opening up about her painful experience being bullied as a child.<p>“I was teased for how I looked,” the actress, 40, told <i>CBS Sunday</i> …

Cyprus may be small, but its reunification could have huge global ramifications

According to some estimates, reunification could boost the island’s GDP by €5bn within five years<p>Driving into Nicosia from the south, you receive your first reminder that the Cypriot capital is a divided city before you even arrive. An enormous flag of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, …