Jason Roti

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Intelligent machines: Call for a ban on robots designed as sex toys

<b>A campaign has been launched calling for a ban on the development of robots that can be used for sex.</b><p>Such a use of the technology is unnecessary and undesirable, said campaign leader Dr Kathleen Richardson.<p>Sex dolls already on the market are becoming more sophisticated and some are now hoping to …

Rogers CEO: “Monetization of Data” Pays Our Bills Nowadays

The CEO of Rogers Communications says that his strategy in launching a partnership with streaming music service Spotify was all about encouraging …

Customers

Everyone wants NASA to send its Mars rover back for another look at this 'giant space crab alien'

Spotting aliens and bits of spacecraft on Mars has been a full-time occupation for believers in the nearly 40 years since humans first started …

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Friends share similar DNA, study finds

The truism that friends are the family you choose may be more accurate than you might suppose.<p>A study published on Monday found that people are apt …

Matthew Weiner On Formula-Free Storytelling And The “Mad Men” Writers’ Room

The Mad Men creator tells how his childlike excitement for the city he calls home infuses the new season and talks about the secrets of the writers’ room.<p>So, now we know.<p>In the lead-up to the debut of <i>Mad Men</i> season seven, a promotional gallery had the show’s main characters standing before a series …

The Secret to Great Sex

<i>Lion Goodman explores one of the most important but ignored keys to intimacy</i><p>—-<p>Don’t like ads? Become a supporter and enjoy The Good Men Project ad …

Parenting

The Man Who Started A Comic Store. By Stealing From A Comic Store?

A comic store employee writes;<p>I work at a comic book store in Missisauga. A few weeks ago, a few books were stolen from the store only to end up on …

Drunks More Likely to Survive Injuries, Study Suggests

Drunks are prone to injury, be it from a rooftop fall, a barroom fight or an oversight while juggling. But new research suggests that once an injury …

Man Leaps to His Death in Shopping Mall After Girlfriend Insists on More Shopping

CHINA – a 38-year-old man leaped to his death after an argument with his girlfriend who insisted they continue shopping. CCTV captured Tao Hsiao and …

China

Awaken the Giant Within

Apple celebrates fifth anniversary of the App Store by making popular apps and games free for a limited time

Apple is set to celebrate the fifth anniversary of its App Store, the very thing that differentiated the company from its competitors when the …

'Dead' man comes back to life at his funeral

Mourners attending a funeral in central Zimbabwe were shocked when the man they had come to bury "returned from the dead."<p>Family and friends were filing past a coffin with the remains of Brighton Dama Zanthe, 34, when one of them noticed the dead man's legs twitching.<p>One of the mourners, Lot Gaka, …

Sex at Dawn: 9 Interesting Things We've Learned About Sex From Studying Our Ancient Ancestors

“Human beings aren’t descended from apes,” declared Christopher Ryan at his TED conference talk Thursday afternoon. "We <i>are</i> apes.” The question he …

TED Talks

'Find what you love and let it kill you'

After the inevitable "How many hours a day do you practice?" and "Show me your hands", the most common thing people say to me when they hear I'm a …

A 75-Year Harvard Study Finds What It Takes To Live A Happy Life

The project, which began in 1938, has followed 268 Harvard undergraduate men for 75 years, measuring an astonishing range of psychological, anthropological, and physical traits — from personality type to IQ to drinking habits to family relationships to "hanging length of his scrotum"—in an effort …

Open Your Mind to the New Psychedelic Science

Author: Greg Miller. Greg Miller Science<p>Date of Publication: 04.26.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>Timothy Leary really screwed things up for …

Everything Is Rigged: The Biggest Price-Fixing Scandal Ever

Conspiracy theorists of the world, believers in the hidden hands of the Rothschilds and the Masons and the Illuminati, we skeptics owe you an …