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Plus-Size Line Cabiria Is Coming to Fashion Week, but Will Fashion Care?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>When Eden Miller's Spring 2014 collection heads down the runway at New York Fashion Week on Friday, …

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Ku Klux Klan meets with NAACP

A meeting between the Wyoming chapter of the NAACP and an organizer for the Ku Klux Klan over the weekend is believed to be the first of its kind.<p>The meeting between Jimmy Simmons, president of the Casper NAACP, and John Abarr, a KKK organizer from Great Falls, Mont., took place at a hotel in …

In two weeks, a TV-covered train full of yurts and artists will begin its cross-country tour

From September 6th to the 28th, a nine-car train will cross the US hosting artists, musicians, and performers as it makes stops between New York and San Francisco, creating a mobile art installation called <i>Station to Station</i>. Coordinated by video and experimental artist Doug Aitken, <i>Station to …

Google: don't expect privacy when sending to Gmail

People sending email to any of Google's 425 million Gmail users have no "reasonable expectation" that their communications are confidential, the internet giant has said in a court filing.<p>Consumer Watchdog, the advocacy group that uncovered the filing, called the revelation a "stunning admission." …

North Korea builds online troll army of 3,000

North Korea has put together a team of 3,000 cyber warriors as part of attempts to build support for the regime of leader Kim Jong-Un and destabilize its enemies, according to a South Korean think tank.<p>The hackers include 200 agents who post anti-South Korean comments online to try to demoralise …

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A Closer Look At Elon Musk's Much-Hyped Hyperloop

You can thank brainy billionaire Elon Musk's Hyperloop proposal for bringing electro-magnetic-powered transportation and the linear induction motor back into the public consciousness.<p>The Hyperloop is a system for really-really rapid transit. If built, Musk claims it can carry people about 800 miles …

Where is she now? Barbara Mullen, the misfit model of the 1950s

I first read Barbara Mullen's name last September, in an interview with photographer William Klein. His description – "She was a tough Irish-American living in Brooklyn and she had a foul mouth, she was not at all [well-bred]" – didn't square with the poised, sophisticated world I imagined 1950s …

Twitter #music app gets new ways to discover artists, scans iPhone library for personalized recommendations

Twitter updated its Twitter #music iPhone app today with several new ways to discover new artists in addition to personalized recommendations based on the content in your iPhone’s music library.<p>Version 1.2 of the app now allows users to “listen to artist’s top tracks, similar artists, and the …

Twisted magnetic atoms could lead to hard drives that store 20 times more data

Within your computer’s hard drive, there is a spinning disk coated in a thin-film of magnetic material. This film is where all the data reading and …

MIT Students Show How To 3D Print Your Own Non-Duplicatable Keys For Easy Breaking And Entering

If there’s one thing that sucks about breaking-and-entering it’s that it’s too difficult. Three enterprising young MIT students have figured out a way to make that easier, thanks to a 3D printing workaround to the sticky issue of making duplicates of so-called “non-duplicatable” keys. All you need …

Washington, Meet Twitter#PAC

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Twitter has its very own political action committee and appointed lobbyist in Washington as of …

Two second mobile time? Google says it’s vital to success

When it comes to browsing on the Internet, the greater population has the patience of a reasonably sized gnat. While extended loading times on the …

Steve Jobs Once Considered Killing Apple's Pro Products

Ken Segall, the creative director behind the Think Different campaign and author of <i>Insanely Simple</i>, a book about his experiences creating advertising for Apple, writes in a blog post about Apple's "evolving view of 'Pro'" that Steve Jobs once considered killing Apple's entire line of Pro …

Google Tests Internet-Filled Balloon in California As Bill Gates Criticizes the Project

With its Project Loon Google has grand plans to bring the Internet to the developing world with balloons. The company first began testing the large …

Here’s what connected cars will be doing by 2020

<i>Pavan Mathew is Global Head of Connected Car for Telefonica Digital.</i><p>Many of us dream of autonomous cars. Just imagine the relaxation of completely hands-free driving that is both seamless and safe, unlocking new time for us to work, talk, and learn while going from point A to point B. A recent …

Circle September 10 on Your Calendar for Apple’s Big iPhone Event

Apple is expected to unveil its next iPhone at a special event on Sept. 10, sources told <b>AllThingsD</b>.<p>D: All Things Digital<p>The launch comes at an …

Jesus Needs Reza Aslan, Author of 'Zealot'

What is it about Reza Aslan that has unhinged so many people?<p>The author of <i>Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth</i> is at the center of an …

15 Hair Hacks that Take Less Than 5 Minutes

During those occasional mornings when the snooze button gets the best of you, don’t worry about being a bed head the rest of the day. If you don’t have time to do our favorite DIY hairstyles, try these 15 hair hacks that all take <i>less than five minutes</i> to do! It’s a go-to guide for looking fabulous …

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Why Do My Feet Keep Peeling?

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Hollywood's 12 Most Interesting Off-Screen Personalities

It's no secret that we have the Jennifer Lawrence bug, big time (currently seeking treatment, but no doctors have been able to find a successful …

Budget brushes: six of the best

I'm very serious about my beauty tools. My brushes are mostly pricey, by Laura Mercier, Stila, Suqqu, Japonesque, Mac and Space NK, but I've had many of them for well over a decade and they continue to perform as well as they did when I bought them. But what has changed noticeably since then is the …

ELLE Must-Do Checklist: 'Clear History'

Photo: John P. Johnson/ HBO<p><i>Make it a movie night and stay in with a television trifecta of HBO, Larry David, and Jon Hamm:</i><p><i>Curb Your Enthusiasm</i> fanatics will love Larry David's take on start-up culture in HBO's original film <i>Clear History</i>, the David-penned, celeb-packed (Jon Hamm, Michael Keaton, Eva …

Kaleidoscopic Floor Installations Made of Mirrors, Crystals and Glass by Suzan Drummen | Colossal

<p>In an act of patience and precision that boggles the mind, Dutch artist Suzan Drummen creates sparkling floor installations using an array of …

David Cameron rejects Stephen Fry's call for Russian Winter Olympics boycott

David Cameron has rejected a call by comedian and actor Stephen Fry for Britain to boycott the Sochi Winter Olympics over the abuse of gay people in Russia.<p>The Prime Minister said that he shared the "deep concern" that Fry has expressed over anti-gay laws passed in Russia, but insisted a boycott of …

Indie no-go: only one in ten projects gets fully funded on Kickstarter's biggest rival

A comparison of the two crowdfunding giants<p><i>Illustration by Dylan C. Lathrop.</i><p>When the Ubuntu Edge high-end smartphone raised $3.4 million in the first 24 hours of its crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo, it seemed poised to crush previous crowdfunding records. Two weeks later, the Edge is projected …

'Dot-com,' the Most Ubiquitous Suffix on the Internet, Was Almost ... 'Dot-cor'

How three dozen computer scientists decided the three letters we see every day<p>If things had gone just a little bit differently -- if different people had been in the room, if a conversation had taken a different tangent, if a butterfly had fluttered its wings at just a slightly different rate -- …