Lorenzo Silva

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A Modern Bachelor Pad With Smart Glass Space Dividers

The perfect bachelor pad doesn’t exist….or does it? Looking at these images we’re tempted to give a positive answer to this question. This marvelous …

Interior Design

10 Novels of Pagan Horrors and Ancient Ways Best Forgotten

The Complete Ghost Stories of M. R. James, Volume 1<p>“The Ash Tree”: A man inherits an estate that comes with a dark history of witchcraft and …

Books

Cyberpunk 2077: News, Trailers, Gameplay Rumors, and Map

Cyberpunk 2077 is an upcoming RPG from CD Projekt Red, based on the Cyberpunk 2020 tabletop game. It was announced all the way back in May 2012 as an …

Five Military Science Fiction Books of Magic, Mutations, and War

Lifelong troublemaker Scarlett Winter is recruited into a secret unit at West Point devoted to the training of young cadets with superhuman …

Mutations

Smart smoke detectors for a safer smart home

Smart Homes

Everything PS4 Owners Need To Know About PlayStation Plus

Playing video games used to be so simple. You'd pop in a disc, press power, and you were good to go. Nowadays, things are a lot more complicated. Incredibly popular games/modes like Overwatch, Destiny 2, and GTA Online won't even let you play without an internet connection. And if you want to play …

No meandering permitted in Manafort trial judge's courtroom

WASHINGTON (AP) — "I'm not in the theater business," Judge T.S. Ellis asserted during jury-selection discussions in Paul Manafort's financial fraud trial. "You have to be better-looking for that."<p>Objection, Your Honor.<p>The trial of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman has plenty of …

Fan-made Morrowind mod 17 years in the making is a great excuse to reinstall the original

How to get it running, and what it looks like once you do<p>The legendary open-world role-playing game, <i>The Elder Scrolls 3: Morrowind</i>, is still being updated by fans. One effort, which began before the game was even released in May 2002, just issued a major new update. The mod, called Tamriel Rebuilt, …

6 Natural Ways to Ease Your Dog's Anal Sac Distress

Ever watch your furry friend “walk” by without the use of his paws? This exasperating little amble is often executed on some sort of textured surface …

Why You Should Stop Washing Your Clothes in Warm Water

When you’re throwing your clothes in the wash, you probably reflexively turn on the warm cycle. The hotter the water, the cleaner the clothes, right? …

The Man Who Captures Criminals for the D.E.A. by Playing Them

Spyros Enotiades is an actor for hire who specializes in the role of cartel boss, middleman, or money manager in sting operations.<p>On the afternoon of February 9, 2011, in a suite at the City Hotel in Bucharest, two men, hoping to sell a stash of Russian military-grade weapons on the black market, …

Buenos Aires

A Gay Guide to Picking Up the Hot Guy at the Bar

The apps are great. Bars are better.<p>Perhaps watching <i>Queer as Folk</i> when I was a young and impressionable teenager wasn’t the best gauge of accuracy for how venturing out onto the gay scene would be. In my mind, everyone would be eye-fucking each other until, with the nod of a head, you’d be off with …

The U.S. Army Figured Out the Best Time of Day to Drink Coffee—With Math

Their new algorithm could soon tell you exactly when to consume caffeine.<p>If you love caffeine, you may think there's never a wrong time for coffee, but a new study says there <i>is</i> a right time to get the most out of your daily cup.<p>Researchers from the United States Army developed an algorithm that …

Gender Equity Is Not A Woman's Issue

The next time you think about achieving gender equity in the workplace, consider that there are 150 unconscious biases at play in our brain at any given time. Dr. Patti Fletcher, Leadership Futurist & Solution Management at SAP SuccessFactors, shared this insight during a recent presentation on …

Machine Learning

The Ultimate Guide to Camping With Your Dog

For pet parents that love the great outdoors, few things are more enjoyable than sleeping beneath the stars with your best furry friend by your side. …

Outdoors

Bethesda’s Rage 2 revealed with a ridiculous (and colorful) trailer

Thanks to leaks that surfaced last week, we had a feeling that <i>Rage 2</i> might be in development, and today Bethesda confirmed it. <i>Rage 2</i> was announced …

Gaming Industry

Tame wants to bring order to conference and event planning chaos

Tame, a self-proclaimed “design-driven” tech startup from Copenhagen in Denmark, is on a mission to “solve the chaos of event planning.” The company’s founders, who claim to have previously organised more than 30 large conferences and events, think they have spotted a gap in the market for an …

The 12 gripping science fiction and fantasy novels you need to check out this May

This month’s picks include stories about AI, interstellar warfare, and a world without prisons<p>A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about Slate’s podcast <i>Slow Burn</i>, an engrossing dive into the Watergate scandal that eventually prompted President Richard Nixon to resign. The series prompted me to pick up a …

Penguin Random House

How to Date without Dating Apps

Here’s an archaic concept: dating without dating apps. Here’s an archaic, yet novel concept: I work as a professional matchmaker. And here’s the …

Read a F*cking Book: N.K. Jemisin’s Broken Earth Trilogy Is a Revolution

N.K. Jemisin's multiple Hugo Award-winning Broken Earth trilogy, which ended with The Stone Sky just a few months ago, asks the opposite of the …

Elon Musk Urges People to Watch Chris Paine's A.I. Movie While It's Free

"Do You Trust This Computer?" is now available to stream.<p>Elon Musk is concerned about the future of humanity. The tech entrepreneur shared a link …

The Pentagon Is Planning a Three-Front 'Long War' Against China and Russia

(Photo: Royal Navy Media Archive / Flickr)<p>Think of it as the most momentous military planning on Earth right now.<p>Who’s even paying attention, given …

The 2 Reasons Why So Many People Are Becoming Lonelier

We’re getting lonelier.<p>The General Social Survey found that the number of Americans with no close friends has tripled since 1985. “Zero” is the most …

How to stop procrastinating using the Zeigarnik Effect

Have you got a project that’s forever lingering on your to-do list? Us too.<p>With so much on our plates it can be hard to find the time to make a start …

Procrastination

Why do men wake up with an erection?

Since time began, men have been giving themselves a fright – and their partners an involuntary compliment – in the mornings.<p>Yes, we’re talking about …

Watch: A Conversation With Decluttering Guru Marie Kondo

We interview the Japanese organizing expert about the art of tidying up and her new collaboration with minimalist brand Cuyana.<p>Marie Kondo, Japanese lifestyle expert and best-selling author of <i>The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up</i>, has won global recognition for leading the charge on decluttering, …

Tiny House Movement

13 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter about politics

If you feel like you want to binge on some Netflix documentaries but broaden your knowledge of politics at the same time, we've got you covered.<p>Netflix has an array of political documentary shows and films — many of which are among some of the best ever made.<p>The documentaries on the platform will …

Documentaries

Straight men watch gay porn a quarter of the time, study reveals

Straight men watch gay porn a quarter of the time, according to a new survey.<p>The study by adult film site YouPorn asked self-identified heterosexual …

Down Low Dudes: How to Get Your Manscaping on for Under $50

<b>* 8 tools and products for better manscaping</b> <b><br>* Trim hair easily and comfortably</b> <b><br>* Budget-friendly lotions, back shavers, and below-the-belt groomers</b><p>In …

Grooming

Gym clothes for men: Your ultimate kit

Want to get in shape? Physically getting to the gym is the first hurdle - so make it easier by investing in a capsule workout wardrobe that's as …

Athletic Apparel