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I've eaten on $2 a day and tried living on an $8.15-an-hour salary in New York City — here are my 10 best tips to save money

In January, I completed the Elon Musk Challenge, spending just $60 on food for the month.<p>More recently, I simulated the lives of millions of Americans who earn minimum or nearly minimum wage and lived on an $8.15-an-hour salary for 30 days.<p>After completing these challenges in one of the most …

Personal Finance

Why Chance The Rapper's Black Christian Joy Matters

As justice for black lives appears nonexistent, the Chicago artist's exuberant faith has never been more liberating — or necessary.<p>Last July, Chance the Rapper headlined Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago. It was a coronation of sorts, the hometown hero making good. In three short years, Chance …

Scientists have developed a test that can see if your relationship will last

A new app has claimed to be able to make a science-based decision on if a relationship will last or not.<p>StayGo uses user inputted information and …

Apps

Why Women Like to Call Men 'Daddy' During Sex

Although the term of endearment may send some men running from the bedroom, sex therapists say it has nothing to do with "daddy issues."<p>Pet names are pretty common among people who fuck each other. Baby, honey, lil' puddin', tater. One pet name, however, has proven to be more controversial than …

Relationships

Stick-On Lenses Turn Your Phone Camera Into a Microscope

Lens accessories for smartphones are by no means a new idea, but they’re often clunky, awkward to use, and far from something you’d want to try and …

Mobile Photography

What teen girls really want from relationships (hint: it's not just sex)

A new book about the sexual environment our daughters inhabit has hit the shelves. Peggy Orenstein’s Girls and Sex: Navigating the Complicated New Landscape is hailed as “groundbreaking” and has been reviewed extensively by mainstream media outlets.<p>As a result, it is currently #1 at Amazon in …

Relationships

This App Can Tell If Your iPhone Has Ever Been Hacked

A new app can detect if something wrong (and dangerous) is going on with your iDevice.<p>It's not paranoia if they're really after you.<p>If you have an iPhone there was no way to figure out if you were really being paranoid or not, until now. Thanks to a new $1 app, you can finally figure out if someone …

Selling

This elevator could shape the cities of the future

Elevators are in a rut.<p>They go up and they go down. They take people from one floor of a building to the exact same spot on another floor.<p>A new technology has the potential to break elevators free from their vertical prisons, allowing them to move side to side, at an angle, even go outside into a …

Engineering

Ordering coffee in Italy: the 10 commandments

I once met an Italian who didn’t drink coffee. He made light of the fact, but you could see that he was tired of having to explain his disability every time some new acquaintance uttered the standard Italian greeting: “Prendiamo un caffè?” (“Fancy a coffee?”). His breezy but faintly …

Apple might owe you money if you upgraded to the iPhone 6s – here’s how to collect

Apple fans knew almost everything about the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus long before it was announced thanks to months of leaks, but they were …

Mobile Technology

They Did Something to the Bible That Had Never Been Done Before — and It Left Them in Tears

It’s no secret that Christians see seamless ties between the Old and New Testaments, but a newly released version of the Bible does something that has reportedly never been tried before in an effort to bring those deep connections to the forefront.<p>Rick Lawrence, one of the editors of the new …

Christianity

The Internet’s Freaking Out Over This Woman Snorting Something At An Astros Game

This late-breaking Sunday night video quickly went viral, and the source is an interesting one. Houston resident and UFC fighter Derrick “The Beast” Lewis recorded this clip as he attended an Astros playoff game (they defeated the Kansas City Royals). He Instagrammed the evidence, which spread like …

Chipgate: How to tell if your iPhone 6s has a crappy A9 chip

Not all iPhones 6s units are created equal, and yours just might have a weaker processor thanks to Samsung. Chipgate rocked the Internet with the revelation that Apple used two different suppliers for the A9 chips in its latest iPhones and one processor looks like a serious under-performer.<p>Even …

Go Find Out If Your iPhone Has A Good Or A Bad Processor

As it turns out, not all new iPhones are created equal. There's two different versions of the A9 processor, and while they're mostly the same, one of …

Mobile Technology

Adobe's amazing prototype camera app can remove tourists from your holiday photos

An amazing new prototype demo from Adobe at its MAX conference in San Francisco showed a camera app that can intelligently remove tourists and other obstructions from photos.<p>The camera application can be put into ‘Monument Mode’, which runs an algorithm over the captured image to remove objects and …

Nest Folders Inside Other Folders In iOS 9, Here's How

Now that iOS 9 is on the iPhones and iPads of a huge number of people worldwide, people are starting to learn about some of the awesome features that …

What's It Like to Hallucinate from Sleep Deprivation?

A look at the science behind the psychosis.<p>With the US Senate banning post-9/11 interrogation techniques, I've been doing a little reading on sleep deprivation. As a recently declassified document notes, "At least five detainees experienced disturbing hallucinations during prolonged sleep …

Sleep