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If You CC This Robot, It Will Schedule Meetings For You

Clara may be the first artificial intelligence built around you and your email.<p>Cortana. Siri. Google Now. Facebook M. This quartet of artificial intelligence platforms, made by Microsoft, Apple, Google, and Facebook, respectively, can find you a place to eat dinner, look up the score of the …

Dancing Droplets: Researchers Solve the Strange Puzzle of Attraction Found in Drops of Food Coloring | Colossal

<p>A trio of researchers at Stanford recently published an article in Nature that explains the curious attraction found in droplets of everyday food …

26 reasons why New York is the greatest city in the world for spring

<i>By Time Out contributors, edited by Sophie Harris</i><p>Throw that puffy jacket on a Viking pyre and do a little dance around it—winter is over and spring …

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Noteworthy Notebooks of Jean-Michel Basquiat

Image courtesy of Amanda Cosco, Girl About Toronto Jean-Michel Basquiat <i>(1960 – 1988)</i> was an American artist who first achieved notoriety as part of …

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Gary Clark Jr. revisits the place where he found the blues in new Rolling Stone documentary

In the latest and third installment of <i>Rolling Stone’</i>s “Mastering the Craft” documentary series, Gary Clark Jr., the standard bearer of contemporary …

'Game of Thrones' fave Natalie Dormer stars in Hozier's 'Someone New' video

Irish singer-songwriter Hozier—famous for taking just about all of 2014 to church—released the video for his latest single of his self-titled debut, …

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Why It's So Hard for Millennials to Find a Place to Live and Work

The paradox of the American Dream: The best cities to get ahead are often the most expensive places to live, and the most affordable places to live can be the worst cities to get ahead.<p>So what'll it be: Dayton or San Francisco?<p>Alright, so that's not the most common choice for young people getting …

Crispy Green Bean Fries

It's 3 p.m. You're well aware that you should be reaching for something virtuous to snack on.<p>Luckily, we've figured out how to make vegetables more alluring when hunger strikes.<p>These oven-baked green beans are the answer.<p>They're easy, satisfying and not at all bad for you.<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>1 pound fresh …

Basics Beware: We’re All Girl Bosses Now

Twentysomething women have turned the boss into an icon, the ultimate position to have dreams and then make them happen. But in doing so, are they …

5 ways renting in NYC is unlike anywhere else

You already know that New York City is like no other place in the country, if not the world. You may not know--but will quickly discover--that this …

15 Fashionable Outfits That Straight Dudes Will Never Wear

The men of Cosmopolitan.com (one straight, one gay) debate the wearability of some of the biggest menswear runway trends of the last year.<p><b>1. Floral Prints</b><p><b>Frank:</b> As a general rule, I don't wear anything that looks like wallpaper from my grandmother's home. The only reason I would wear this is if I …

Nicole Richie Wows in a Daring Anthony Vaccarello Dress

Nicole Richie is not one to shy away from taking risks (see: her rainbow of hair colors), and last night was no exception. The <i>Candidly Nicole</i> star …

21 Genius Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

You have a red wine stain on your shirt. Now what?<p><b>1. Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight.</b> If you have a cashmere or wool sweater that won't stop shedding, toss it in the freezer before each wear.<p><b>2. Toss your jeans in a plastic bag and stick them in the freezer</b> …

The Problem With Instagram, According To Adrian Grenier

Instagram was supposed to be the great democratizer. It allows anyone who can scrape together enough cash for a smartphone and a data plan to enjoy …

8 Hairstyles for Working Out

Think beyond the haphazard pony to runway-inspired hairstyles for hitting the gym, the mat, or the trails.<p>Think beyond the haphazard pony to runway-inspired hairstyles for hitting the gym, the mat or the trails.

How To Wear Mules When You Love Ankle Support

I've tried backless shoes in the past. There were several thick, single-strap slides in the early aughts that I found myself slipping out of with …

Fashion's Latest Tech Is WAY Beyond 3-D Prints

Convinced that fashion technology is just about weird-looking spaceman products that your Silicon Valley friends can't stop talking about, but none …

Cannes Cannes: The Best Film Festival Fashion 2014

As celebs flock to the South of France to fête the biggest films of the season, see every fabulous look from the chic photocalls to the glamorous red carpet.<p>As celebs flock to the South of France to fête the biggest films of the season, see every fabulous look from the chic photocalls to the …

The 5 Best Apps to Up Your Insta-Game

Getting more likes on your Instagram photos could be as easy as adding one of these apps to your routine.<p>It's Instagram's Valencia-filtered world and we just live in it—so why not play the game? Curating a great Instagram gallery requires thought and serious attention to detail, and there's nothing …

Camille Seydoux: The Family Stylist

Many women would balk at the idea of living in the shadow of a sibling—especially a younger one. But Camille Seydoux, who is the older sister of the French actress Léa Seydoux, is making a career out of it, working as Léa’s stylist. Early on, Camille had her own big screen ambitions, but the …

This Lookbook Is Something To Behold

“Aquascapism” sounds like just the kind of thing we need right now, what with late-March snow drizzles and the general unwanted remnants of winter. …

Juan Carlos Obando

In January, at <i>W</i>’s Golden Globes party, Juan Carlos Obando made a beeline across the room to say hello to Amy Adams. The actress had worn one of his dresses—a sexy polka-dot halter gown that her character in <i>American Hustle</i> would have adored—to a film festival, and Obando wanted to thank her for the …

Redesigned Consumer Packaging Disappears To Eliminate Waste

For his masters thesis, recent Pratt Institute graduate Aaron Mickelson redesigned mainstream consumer packaging to eliminate waste. How? By creating …

Chanel Iman Discusses The Lack Of Diversity In The Fashion Industry

Photo: Courtesy of Net-A-Porter.<p>Chanel Iman is one of the most recognizable supermodels in the industry. Though she's been a fixture on the runway …