21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: For Generation Z, ‘Live Chilling’ Replaces Hanging Out in Person: Teens are finding their friends via video chat, in apps such as Houseparty, Fam and Kik. “It isn’t just that teens have phones, and that the infrastructure required to handle multiple simultaneous video streams is more accessible to developers than ever. It […]
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Single iPhone Users Don’t Want To Date An Android User.
The short illustrated book chronicles the lesser-known interpersonal relationships between 20th century artists.
Mankind’s relationship with headphones goes back to the late 19th century when the first telephone operators were using them to listen and speak to customers while blocking out the noises in the surrounding environment. We’ve been so intimately acquainted with these devices that today we practically take them for granted. Show More Summary
(Image credit: Carol Highsmith/Farnsworth House) A film exploring the complicated (and, ultimately, litigious) relationship between renowned 20th century architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and his client Edith Farnsworth during the building of his most significant work, the Farnsworth House, is headed for the big screen. READ MORE »
DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Imagine a world where the relationships and roles that have defined the global order for the past three quarters of a century have been turned on their head.
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Germany’s Green Party just suggested sex prescriptions for the disabled. It’s not the craziest idea they’ve ever had.
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Why I Married Myself: Self-marriage is a small but growing movement around the world.
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Why I Left a Polygamist Colony but Stayed in My Plural Marriage. “Sometimes when the kids say they have two moms other kids think that we’re lesbians.”
“ONE OUGHT ALWAYS TO BE ON THE WRONG SIDE OF HISTORY:” The 21st century left has quite a schizophrenic relationship with the concept of history, don’t they? It’s a very different relationship than that of midcentury liberals, who had their own concept of “Whig history,” and teaching that all of history, including the Founding Fathers, […]
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Love In A Time Of Cannabis.
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Robotic Kiss Transmitter Lets You Smooch a Loved One From Afar.
Humans have been using drugs, alcohol, tobacco, excess food and other substances for centuries. When taken to extreme levels, such behaviors can adversely affect physical health, emotional well-being, relationships, work, school, finances...Show More Summary
Professional businessmen and women often use this phrase when they come to a crossroads in a business relationship. Is it still a suitable expression for 21st Century business leaders? This particular idiom is sometimes used in a business crisis when it has become uncomfortable or awkward. Show More Summary
BY ADRIAN GROPPER, MD 21st Century Cures is now law. Aside from its touted research and mental health provisions, it’s the most significant health information technology regulation since HITECH, now 8 years ago. A decent summary of the health IT provisions of the bill by John Halamka concludes with “That is just not realistic.” He’s
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Sex Workers Talk About the Lies They Tell Their Loved Ones.
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: New and improved: Syphilis makes comeback with unexpected drug resistance.
'Historian James Livingston examines the deep problem with employment in the 21st century - the broken relationship between work and income, and explains why we must look beyond capitalism's intellectual decrepitude, and to the rising rate of transfer payments, if we are to reclaim our labor, our happiness and our time from the demands of capitalism. Show More Summary
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: The rise of “sapiosexuals.” So when the robots get smarter than humans, will they turn into robosexuals?