Googling and Facebooking allows us to expedite intimacy when we need it most. We should embrace it. The post You Should Google Everyone, Even Your Therapist appeared first on WIRED.
As you may guess from his work, SpaceX and Tesla Motors mogul Elon Musk is a big science fiction fan. He especially cites Issac Asimov's 1951 novel Foundation and its sequels as a huge inspiration on his life's work. But what bearing can this science fiction novel, written at the height of the Cold War, have to teach us today? Let's take a look. Show More Summary
Iberia Plus is currently running a straightforward promotion in conjunction with a language school, offering 100 free Avios. You simply need to “request information about the language programs abroad” offered by the language school to benefit. Show More Summary
BA and Avios guru headforpoints is currently reporting that you can secure British Airways Business Class flights from Germany to Hong Kong for a quite superbly priced £780 all-in return. You need to book by 30 April, and commence your travel (from any BA departure point in Germany) before 5 July 2015. Show More Summary
Find out why some blank DVDs need formatting apparently when you are trying to burn data on them even though they are not rewritable or recordable discs. I bought a new batch of blank regular DVDs today as I wanted to burn videos and other data on them. Show More Summary
It’s time for the Cult of Mac to mobilize. Apple co-founder, Segway enthusiast, and all-around snuggly bear Steve Wozniak has won many honors and awards over the years, but this could be the greatest one yet: he’s up to be … Read mo...
Those are among the topics Jay and I discuss with the sagacious Daniel Pipes on this week’s Need to Know. Pipes has been practically clairvoyant about the Middle East for many years and he offers his insights about the damage Obama has done. Show More Summary
Yesterday was cold. I did a lot of the quilting on the earth side of home. The rings of stitching needed to hold the silk from sliding. I stitched and stitched. Well into the dark hours. At one point I...
Anat Baniel, author of Kids Beyond Limits. Topic: Breakthrough results for children with autism, Asperger’s, brain damage, ADHD, and undiagnosed developmental delays. Issues: The need to shift to connecting with the child rather than...Show More Summary
Anxiety is a part of everyone's life, to some degree. But for kids, it's an emotion that can be frustrating, scary, and overwhelming. "More than anything, we want our children to know that everyone experiences [anxiety]. We need to teach our kids that it's normal," child development expert Denise Daniels told us. Show More Summary
Finding listeria bacteria in two different companies' products has consumers worried, but odds of a connection are slim
When Hugh Price was at the helm of the "National Urban League" I used to donate my money to it, while vowing to NEVER give the NAACP a dime. Today, under Marc Morial NEITHER organization would get a cent from me. I would instead fund...Show More Summary
There are times when you might need to be able to boot your Surface from a USB drive. The most obvious reason is because your Surface won’t boot correctly and you want to use advanced tools from a recovery drive to fix … Continue reading ? The post How To: Boot Surface From a USB Drive appeared first on Love My Surface.
In this Geek's Guide to the Galaxy author and Ex Machina director Alex Garland discusses why sci-fi films need more big ideas. The post Sci-Fi Films Need More Big Ideas Like Ex Machina’s appeared first on WIRED.
You know you need this - how to choose the right hairstyle for your face. The post Saturday How-To: Choose the Best Hairstyle For Your Manly Face appeared first on The Good Men Project.
• Anti-gay activist Scott Lively explains why an “angry mob” is needed to stop same-sex marriage. • And there’s another sign Gov. Chris Christie might run for President…But when will he announce?
This oddly plumaged penguin appeared in my Antarctic & Arctic Data Consortium 2015 calendar (yes, I have a data calendar) and I needed to know…why on earth does this penguin have a fauxhawk? And of course there is no better day to answer this question than on World Penguin Day! Before this, I used to think there […]
?The joys of living with mental illness in America circa 2015: One half of the ideological spectrum ?thinks you're a psychiatry dupe and really just need to chill out and brighten up (and spend more money at Whole Foods), while the other...Show More Summary
We don’t need to mention that flip-dot displays are awesome. They use no power except in transitions, are visible on even the brightest of days, and have a bit of that old-school charm. So then it stands to reason that the flip-dot display that [AncientJames] made out of LEGO is awesome-plus. Show More Summary
Eleven years ago, 11 men in Arsenal red achieved something incredible. They secured the point they needed to ensure they would become champions of England without suffering a single defeat. Moreover, they managed to pull off the feat at the home of their hated rivals Tottenham Hotspur. Show More Summary