eyeo, the company behind the popular browser-based ad block product Adblock Plus, is no stranger to controversy. Which is just as well given its new “passion project”: A browser add-on that labels news
Why did Casper sue a mattress blogger? A closer look reveals a secret, multimillion-dollar battle to get you into bed. One day in the spring of 2016 I mentioned to a friend that I needed a new mattress.
Dentists are waging a war against SmileDirectClub, a startup whose mail-order product promises to straighten teeth at a fraction of the cost of braces, without the hassle of a dentist’s office. The American
Yuri Milner is pushing forward with the hunt for intelligent alien life beyond our planet, and is investing another $100 million in a more proactive approach after putting up the original $100m last year.
RIAA boss Cary Sherman says Katy Perry and the rest of the music business are getting a bad deal. You’ve heard this song before: The music industry is mad at YouTube. In the old days, the music business
Think you’re anxious about the prospect of a Donald J. Trump presidency? Meet the staffers who would have to work for him. The author of First Women: The Grace and Power of America’s Modern First Ladies
Human beings are unusual in that our mouths are surrounded by hypersensitive, easily-hurt pink tissue – why? Jason G Goldman investigates. They kind of flap around on the front of your face, get dried
These workers travel the country, sightseeing and staying overnight in RV parks while laboring in low-wage temp jobs—and at least some of them love the lifestyle. In early September, at a campground called
LAS VEGAS — The iPhone is the most popular camera in the world. But it still sucks at flash photography. Knog, the Austrialian company that makes those kickass bike lights, wants to make your nighttime
Last night, I stepped into Marquee night club in New York City. David Guetta was on the set list. People were dressed their best, lights were flashing, and I had a fresh glass full of booze in hand. I
After turning away from science fiction for a decade, the master of the genre, William Gibson, has returned to his first love. Tim Martin meets the creator of cyberspace The upstairs drawing room at the
Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain