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Tesla Model S in autopilot mode crashes in China

<i>(Reuters)</i> – Tesla said on Wednesday that one of its cars had crashed in Beijing while in ‘autopilot’ mode, with the driver contending sales staff sold the function as ‘self-driving’, overplaying its actual capabilities.<p>Tesla said it had reviewed data to confirm the car was in autopilot mode, a …

How Apple will convince us to love the dongle

Hi, and welcome to my obligatory hot take on the nearly confirmed no-headphone-jack iPhones we’re about to see rolling out of Apple. I’m not an absolute fan of this idea, but we’ve seen this sort of behavior from Apple before — most notably the move from the 30-pin dock jack that probably caused a …

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8 Entrepreneurs Give Tips for Building a Beautiful Company Website

When it comes to attracting new customers, your first impression is everything. In fact, it’s likely one of the first touch points they’ll have with …

This is how to do one of Kim Kardashian's most low key makeup looks

If subtle, low-key makeup is your go-to no matter the occasion, you’ll want to stick around to learn how to steal this look. The extremely talented …

Not even your vibrator is safe from data-mining, hackers prove

It's all fun and games in the Internet of Things until your vibrator gets hacked.<p>On Friday, two hackers at the Def Con hacking conference in Las …

It’s About Time Women’s Swimsuits Get A Redesign

Dear People Who Design Swimsuits for Women,<p>When I wear swimsuits supposedly designed for women, I sense that you have neglected to account for a …

Towels make a cheap solution for DIY sound-absorption panels

Bad audio can seriously harm an otherwise strong video. But recording good audio can be a daunting task. It’s not just about having the right …

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All That Glitters Is Not Gold—How to Re-create Simone Biles's Sparkly-Liner Look

Gymnastics has some pretty stringent style and beauty regulations. One of them being that you can't pick your wedgie mid-routine (ouch). "You can also get points deducted if a judge deems your makeup or nails are too flashy for competition," former Olympic gymnast and member of the Magnificent 7 …

Bloggers and digital influencers are reshaping the fashion and beauty landscape

In early June, Arielle Charnas of Something Navy posted about the Peter Thomas Roth Rose Stem Cell Bio-Repair Gel Mask on her Snapchat story. Then the frenzy happened: Within 24 hours after her story went live, the post was responsible for the sale of 502 masks, or $17,565 worth of product. Do the …

America's definition of sexy has changed, and retailers are toning it down

Think about it.<p>Just over a decade ago, consumers were inundated with overtly sexual imagery.<p>Abercrombie & Fitch was known for its extremely carnal imagery. The advertising frequently featured nearly-naked models in provocative positions.<p>Abercrombie has recently toned down its image to be …

#BeautySchool: The Most Effective Methods for Whiter Teeth

Dentist to the stars Dr. Kevin Sands on whitening strips, charcoal, lip glosses and in-office treatments.<p><b>Question: How can I get whiter teeth by tonight, and with more time, what's the safest, gentlest and most effective approach for white teeth all year long?</b><p><b>Answer:</b> No one knows good smiles like …

How to Detox Your Nails: 9 Products For Spring’s Chicest Anti-Manicure

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The Best Makeup Trends for Fall 2016

Push the boundaries of black liner and dark lipstick, play with peach tones and change the way you do glitter.<p>Push the boundaries of black liner and dark lipstick, play with peach tones and change the way you do glitter. Click through for the top seven trends from the runways.

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The rainbow cat undercut is every feline fan's dream hairstyle

If you're a feline fanatic, it's likely that cat hair is one of your least favourite things about owning a cat. But, there's a new hair trend that's …

The Best Jeans for Every Body

Fashion<p>In spring, you pay your taxes and you need new jeans. It’s really that simple . . . except that this season your jeans—make that your denim—may come in any form: a dress, a suit, a crotch-high boot. The trick is, as always, to find something that is both true to <i>you</i> (be it your inner rocker, …

Clothing

The 10 worst style mistakes a man can make, according to women — and how to avoid them

And style mistakes that the opposite sex has voted as the most egregious? Well, you'd better listen up.<p>Female commenters on Reddit's r/AskWomen subreddit were asked to vote on what they consider to be the worst style blunders they see on men.<p>We've rounded up the 10 most upvoted, coupled with advice …

This New Hair-Color Treatment Is Like Olaplex for Your Shower

If you bleach your hair, then you've heard of Olaplex, the groundbreaking product that changed hair coloring forever. Created to be used in the salon alongside the application of bleach, the formula counteracts the negative effects of bleaching by building protective bonds in your hair. The brand …

The Chic Freelancer’s Wardrobe Does Not Include Sweatpants

A longtime proponent of the office job with an affinity for planning my next-day work outfit as a sort of meditative bedtime mantra in lieu of counting sheep—<i>blue jeans, blazer for client meeting, those stacked-heel booties for that post-work date, ommm</i>—I recently switched professional gears and …

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UPDATE: Twilio’s IPO and the rise of the next 100M developers

Anshu Sharma Contributor<p>Anshu Sharma is a serial entrepreneur and a former venture partner at Storm Ventures.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The unbeatable advantage of Apple and Amazon<br>• An engineer’s guide to picking a startup<p>Twilio recently exceeded expectations with an IPO that priced them at over …

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A cluster of young, blue stars shines hot in new Milky Way photo

A giant new photo reveals clouds of dust and gas stretching around a cluster of young blue stars about 4,600 light-years from Earth.<p>The cluster, …

Toyota Research Institute provides $22M to University of Michigan for AI studies

Toyota Research Institute (TRI), a Toyota R&D organization headquartered in Silicon Valley, is providing $22 million over four years in an initial research grant with the University of Michigan. The funding follows Toyota’s opening of a third research facility for TRI at the U of M campus, which it …

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5 Types Of Tweets You Would Want To Pin To The Top Of Your Feed | Marc's Blog

Twitter’s new design came with a very powerful change: the ability to pin a tweet to the top of your profile. That means if you send out an important …

Support Women's Resources of Kawartha Lakes - Great Canadian Giving Challenge

Please help support the Women's Resources of Kawartha Lakes reach their goal of winning $10,000 from The Great Canadian Giving Challenge! During …

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Molotov is defining the future of TV

For the smartphone generation, the idea that you have to sit in front of the TV at a very specific time to watch something is archaic and unconceivable.<p>And yet, I’ve been using Molotov for three months, and I can clearly say that the startup represents the future of TV.<p>Molotov is what Apple has …

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Ignoring LinkedIn Is Hurting Your Career

With its refreshed app and some tricks, it’s time to make the uncoolest professional network part of your social-media routine<p>At Social Media High, Facebook is the all-star quarterback, Twitter is the school paper’s editor in chief and Snapchat is the mysterious, Harley-riding transfer student. …

Social Media

iPhone dominating Android more than ever among teens

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Are teens increasingly conservative?<p>In the context of phones, this seems to be the case.<p>Every six months Piper Jaffray performs an extensive survey -- called Taking Stock With Teens -- among the slightly …

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Keep It Down! Build Noise Insulation Panels for Your Shop or Studio

If you use your garage as a home workshop, things can get noisy at times. This is generally acceptable, but if your child is sleeping and you’d like to use a miter saw, or you want to run your CNC router while others are watching TV, a little noise reduction can be quite helpful. Here’s one option …