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Instagram star lifts the lid on 'illegal and unethical' cosmetic surgeons who trade free procedures for social media endorsements - as she reveals the ONE enhancement she'll NEVER get done

Cosmetic surgeons have been accused of offering free procedures to social media stars in exchange for online endorsements.<p>Instagram influencer Kate …

Social Media

Y Combinator invests in a build-your-own mac and cheese restaurant

Y Combinator has invested $120,000 in Mac’d, a build-your-own mac and cheese restaurant that lets customers choose their own adventure from the beginning. I popped over to one of the Mac’d locations last week in San Francisco to get my mac on and chat with the founders.<p>For starters, the mac and …

Comfort Food

'Snapchat dysmorphia' is a worrying new trend causing people to want to look like filtered selfies

Everybody knows that airbrushed skin and kookie filters on Instagram and Snapchat are fun to play around with when taking a selfie, but would you actually permanently alter your face for this effect? According to three Boston University researchers, many would.<p>Conducting an overview of industry …

Social Media

Virtuelle Ziegen-Zäune: GPS-Halsbänder helfen bei der Landschaftspflege

Norwegische Erfinder haben ein Gerät entwickelt, mit dem Ziegen als Landschaftsbewahrer eingesetzt werden können.<p>Millionen Menschen haben schon die …

Digital

Your vegetables are going to be picked by robots sooner than you think

In the very near future, robots are going to be picking the vegetables that appear on grocery store shelves across America.<p>The automation revolution that’s arrived on the factory floor will make its way to the ag industry in the U.S. and its first stop will likely be the indoor farms that are now …

Farming

Metallica’s setlists are based off your city’s Spotify data

According to Spotify CEO Daniel Elk, <b>Metallica</b> plans their city by city setlists based on what local users are listening to in the area.<p>Original …

Momo erschreckt weltweit WhatsApp-Nutzer

Horror auf dem Smartphone: Eine Gruselpuppe kontaktiert derzeit WhatsApp-Nutzer aus aller Welt. Was sie will, ist unklar.

Spanien

Der Hashtag #ITSchlager ist genau die Dosis Wortwitz, die du heute brauchst

„Weine nicht, wenn die Leistung fällt – RAM, RAM – RAM, RAM.“<p><i>Hier findest Du alle Beiträge von BuzzFeed News Deutschland. Mehr Recherchen von BuzzFeed News Deutschland findest Du auch auf Facebook und Twitter oder im RSS-Feed. Mehr Informationen über unsere Reporterinnen und Reportern, unsere Sicht</i> …

Wein

New Tottenham Stadium’s Design Receives Some Very Unsanitary Comparisons…

Image via Tottemham Hotspur<br>The Tottenham Hotspur Football Club has released new aerial photos of its yet-to-be-opened stadium, only for it to be on …

Soccer

A Georgia state politician screamed the N-word and exposed himself on Sacha Baron Cohen's show in an attempt to 'fight off terrorists'

On Sunday night's episode of Sacha Baron Cohen's Showtime show "Who Is America?" Cohen presented Jason Spencer, a Republican state representative from Georgia, with a chance to humiliate himself — and he took it.<p>Cohen donned the disguise of an Israeli antiterrorism expert named Col. Erran Morad and …

Georgia (U.S. State)

Ryan Lochte given 14-month doping ban for Instagram photo showing him having intravenous infusion

American swimmer Ryan Lochte has accepted a 14-month doping ban after he posted a picture on ­Instagram of himself and his wife receiving intravenous infusions, the United States Anti-Doping Agency has confirmed.<p>Just as former Arsenal and Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri discovered when he …

Social Media

The 'pee after sex' meme is doing a better job at sex ed than some schools

Twitter is doing a better job at teaching sex ed than most schools in the United States.<p>In case your high school education failed you, too, doctors …

Twitter

1.800 Rezepte, 8.700 Essensfotos: Warum die aktivste chefkoch.de-Nutzerin immer weitermacht

Petra Geck hat chefkoch.de durchgespielt: Niemand hat dort mehr gepostet als die 29-jährige Hobbyköchin. Im Interview erzählt sie, was sie an der Community begeistert – und was GöGa und KaSa bedeuten.<p>Fast 1.800 Rezepte, über 3.100 Schritt-für-Schritt-Anleitungen und mehr als 8.700 Bilder: Petra …

Essen & Trinken

Death Metal Grandma

I first met Inge Ginsberg, the 96-year-old who’s recently become something of a death metal music icon, on a sunny August afternoon at her home two hours upstate from New York City. I’d half expected to see a place filled with Metallica paraphernalia, but it was nothing like that. Instead it felt …

Death Metal

Fans pay homage to Drake by hurling themselves from moving cars

Remember the cinnamon challenge? Unknowing people on YouTube grabbed a teaspoonful of cinnamon and chugged it down before coughing up clouds of dust. It was stupid, but sometimes chuckle-worthy. Those were simpler times.<p>But as things often do, they escalated from there. There was the Kylie Jenner …

Kylie Jenner

The Twitch streamers who spend years broadcasting to no one

Looking for connections in 2018<p>When John Hopstad first descended into the virtual world of <i>Dark Souls</i> in 2013, his mission was to save a decaying world. Famed for its brutal and exacting gameplay, <i>Dark Souls</i> is a popular game to live stream: if you’re going to die hundreds of times, you might as well …

Internet

Labour HQ used Facebook ads to deceive Jeremy Corbyn during election campaign

Oscar the A.I. trash can sorts your garbage and recyclables

Confused by which items in your trash are recyclable? Oscar the artificial intelligence garbage bin can do the sorting for you — at least that’s the …

Machine Learning

How Minecraft is helping kids fall in love with books

The kids know how to use Minecraft more than the teachers do. It inverts the relationship Sally Bushell, Lancaster University<p>Robert Louis Stevenson’s 1881 classic Treasure Island tells of Jim Hawkins’s adventures on board the Hispaniola, as he and his crew – along with double-crossing pirate Long …

Books

The MAGA Trolls Have Met Their Match In Sacha Baron Cohen And "Who Is America?"

Cohen — a consummate troll himself — is a perfect foil to the current political climate of grift and trolling.<p>While many journalists have risen to the occasion of the Trump era, the mainstream media as an institution has notoriously struggled to cover the message board misogynists, meme makers, …

Activism

Shocking no one, study finds almost 80 percent of ICOs are scams

Initial coin offerings are the way of the future, and oh boy is that future shady.<p>A new study found that the favorite fundraising mechanism of the …

EU-Politiker Axel Voss nutzt auf Facebook urheberrechtlich geschützte Fotos und verrät uns nicht, ob er sie bezahlt hat

Gleichzeitig setzt sich Voss seit Jahren für ein schärferes Urheberrecht ein. #Artikel13 #Uploadfilter<p>Die Nutzung solcher Stockfotos kostet Geld und eine Nutzung ohne Lizenz stellt eine Urheberrechtsverletzung dar.<p><i>„Ich bitte um Verständnis, daß wir über unsere Kundenbeziehungen grundsätzlich keine</i> …

Zeugen Jehovas müssen bei Hausbesuchen auf Datenschutz achten

Es klingelt an der Tür, davor stehen Zeugen Jehovas: Bei solchen Hausbesuchen muss die Glaubensgemeinschaft Gesetze zum Schutz personenbezogener …

There’s no escaping Drake on the internet

A new viral craze around his song “In My Feelings” reminds how good Drizzy is at inspiring online culture.<p>Spurning a recent trend of tight hip-hop …

A Subreddit Dedicated to Thanos Is Preparing to Ban Half of Its Users at Random

Because there must be balance in all things, of course.<p>As you perhaps have noticed, Thanos has built up quite the fanbase since his star turn in</i> …

ICYMI, John Galliano wants us to swear our iPhones in ankle holsters

In case you missed it, the Paris Couture shows took place this week in the French capital.<p>And no show was more eagerly anticipated than John …

AI Algorithm Turns Regular Movies Into 4D Motion Pictures

This new technology helps you 'experience what characters are feeling,' states the University of Toronto.<p>While 4D movies are slowly making their way …

People are searching the “upside down bikini top” trend, but maybe don’t do it at work

Believe us: We’re doing you a favor.<p>We’re in the media business, so we’re aware when things start trending on Google, Twitter, and Instagram. Sometimes, we really wish we weren’t so plugged in. Because today, <b>we were unfortunate enough to chance upon the bizarre new trend of women wearing their</b> …

Q&A: Fortnite Master ‘Ninja’ Says Streamers Have an Unparalleled Connection to Their Audience

Tyler Blevins, better known by his alias “Ninja,” is a 27-year-old gaming phenomenon who has cultivated a mass following on the livestreaming …