Tiger Electronics’ LCD-based games shouldn’t have been as successful as they were against the Game Boy. But the company was anything but a failure. Why?
While the US government still hasn’t shown much interest in supporting longevity research for its citizens, the life extension movement is dramatically expanding around the world.
The Y2K bug got the public more familiar with the survivalist lifestyle than ever. However, despite all the soothsayers warning the public to stock up for armageddon, the public didn’t take the bait.
Algorithms that help judges decide on sentencing can be biased, but nobody has studied their impact on judges.
Bob McDermand had a hit on his hands when he started the first mouse pad manufacturer. So what was the problem? MousTrak’s mouse pads were simply too good.
Social platforms have turned news into a subgenre of generic content.
"This is not a game," Kerry said last night. If only it felt that way.
I get that this app was a joke. I’m just tired of jokes being made at women’s (and their tits') expense.
The internet democratizes reasonably-priced health care.
Multilingual people can move between novel tasks more quickly and pick up to changes in their environment more rapidly.
Are hormonal contraceptives actually a tool of a capitalist patriarchy intent on altering and suppressing femininity?
Trust me, you’ll be glad you did.
A man contacted me regarding the latest installment of my Future Sex column, which discussed a recent study on sex addiction. He too had read the study, and wanted to discuss what he saw as its failings.
The trouble with the categories of "being really horny a lot" and having a true addiction.
Stop harping on how evolutionary psychology affects everything from shoe size to head games. You're boring.
The past, present, and future of the world's most famous mineral.
Pornography isn’t any one thing.
And so the line in our brains between the real and the virtual blurs just a little bit more.
And I’ve already been contacted by a freedom-fighter right here in New York.
But are "friends" really Friends if you don't notice when they're gone?
The recent failure of several fledgling web services that challenged the boundaries of our willingness to live in public indicates we do have our limits, at least for now.
Let Cat Marnell be a drug addict if that's what she wants to be. If she gets paid a boatload of money to talk about it, who cares?
If and when Plan B does become available over the counter for women of all ages—possibly as early as May; the FDA can still appeal the ruling—the effects could be enormous.