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Watch: The Most Beautiful Video Of Soap You’ll Ever See

It’s just water, ink, oil, and soap. But in the hands of an artist, you can see the whole psychedelic cosmos. The first (...)

2013-08-01
This Tiny Alaskan Village Will Be Underwater In Just 10 Years

Think climate change isn’t going to really start affecting anyone until it’s time for our kids to handle it? Tell that (...)

2013-08-01
Not Just For Gun Nuts: German Cops Are Experimenting With 3-D Printed Weapons

The Liberator might be the first 3-D printed gun, but it won’t be the last. German law enforcement has its own 3-D printer (...)

2013-08-01
This Quirky Health Clinic Is Designed To Break Down Sexual Taboos

Penis-shaped mobiles? Cat and rooster decals? Could a dose of humor improve health care compliance in young people? Imagine (...)

2013-08-01
Inside The Greenest Office Building in The World

Seattle’s Bullitt Center goes way beyond LEED certification. It has entirely zero impact, from clean materials, composting (...)

2013-08-01
Pinterest now sends you an email notification whenever one of your pins drops in price

Pinterest is slowly starting to prove its worth as an e-commerce platform thanks to a site update that sends users an email notification (...)

2013-08-01
IPanda: China Is Creating A 24-Hour Live Panda Stream

A research center in Chengdu will direct 28 cameras on its more than 80 giant pandas. To sate your panda fix (sneezing panda, (...)

2013-07-31
Why This Photog Sets His Negatives Ablaze

He’s not protesting, or even erasing the evidence: Photographer Peter Hoffman burns film negatives to make an environmental (...)

2013-07-31
The Delicious Case For Replacing Family Dinners With Family Breakfasts

By dinnertime, your family is tired, in a bad mood, and often not together. The morning is another story--and can bring all the (...)

2013-08-01
Create Your Own Hipster Logo In 6 Steps

Launching your very own artisanal organic ketchup company? Do yourself a favor and make a hipster logo to go with it. It’s (...)

2013-08-01
Here’s What Brick-And-Mortar Stores See When They Track You

Retailers are already able to track your movements and activities in the physical world like websites do on the Internet. Is that (...)

2013-08-01
This Futuristic Pool Cleans New York’s Polluted Water, Then You Swim In It

If this project has its way, you’ll be taking a dip in cleaned water from Newtown Creek, one of the city’s dirtiest (...)

2013-08-01
Behind DogTV—And The Question Of Whether Dogs Actually Watch TV

DOGTV founder and chief content officer Ron Levi talks to Co.Create about the inspiration behind the network for dogs, which will (...)

2013-08-01
Mountain Dew Commercials Create Fantastical Living Portraits Of The Brand’s Team Of All-Stars

Dale Earnhardt Jr., Paul Rodriguez and Danny Davis are immortalized in a series of artful spots created by BBDO New York and Psyop. (...)

2013-08-01
TV shows now available in the UK Google Play store, watch The Walking Dead, Breaking Bad and more

TV shows are now available in the Google Play store for consumers in the United Kingdom, making it the first region to receive such (...)

2013-08-01
Google extends Microsoft’s access to Exchange ActiveSync until December 31

Google has held off on killing access to its sync service on Windows Phone devices, after the Internet giant granted an extension (...)

2013-08-01
The Berlin Geekettes partner with Deutsche Telekom to support women in tech in Germany

A wise friend once told me that we share the same survivor-like qualities: we learned to cast very wide nets, very early on. It is (...)

2013-08-01
Timehop for iOS loses ‘friend feed’ feature, gets redesigned sharing buttons

Timehop, the very cool app that lets you go back in time to see your Internet and social media activity from the past, has updated (...)

2013-08-01
Facebook completes transition to HTTPS secure browsing by default

Facebook announced today that it is completing the implemention of secure HTTPS browsing for all users. The news comes two years after (...)

2013-08-01
Kickstarting: A Handy Bluetooth Keyboard For Your iPhone

MyType is a flexible keyboard for your smartphone or tablet. And it fits in your pocket. MyType, the pocketable, Bluetooth keyboard (...)

2013-07-31
Healthier Employees Are Happier Employees (And Also Cheaper Employees)

Sherpaa tries to cut through the insanity of the health care industry to bring streamlined heath care to employees and streamlined (...)

2013-07-31
Facebook breaks public content out of its box with Embedded Posts for the Web

Facebook is releasing a new feature that will eventually give all publishers and users the ability to embed any public post from the (...)

2013-07-31
LinkedIn launches new Company Page analytics for tracking follower growth, post performance and more

LinkedIn is targeting businesses, brands and social media managers once again with a redesigned and expanded analytics section for (...)

2013-07-31
How Social Brands Manage Their Customer Care [Infographic]

Some brands have taken their traditional customer care approach to successfully adapt it to social media. In this Infographic, Social (...)

2013-07-31
“Uncarriable Carrier Bags” Remind Us, Cheekily, To Not Carry Bags

Whatcha got in the bag, freak? Mother London really wants you to stop carrying plastic bags, and the ad firm will shame you (...)

2013-07-31
Money Turns People Into Jerks, Says Science

Running stop signs. Taking candy from children. Cheating at games. If you’re wealthy, chances are, you’re more likely (...)

2013-07-31
Even Republicans Think Climate Denial Is Crazy

Young Republicans--the future of the party--are on board with the idea that climate change is a real thing. Not even Republicans (...)

2013-07-31
How To Save Your Startup From The “Spotlight Effect”

In the beginning of 2010, when daily deals site Groupon was really hitting its stride and copycat businesses were popping up left (...)

2013-07-31
Present-Day Marketing Teases Future Film, “X-Men: Days Of Future Past”

"The Wolverine" is less than a week old, and Fox is already hard at work promoting the next movie in the series. As the websites (...)

2013-07-31
You Tell Me If This Word Processing App Is Worth $15 Million

The Valley is trapped in a bubble. And just because it hasn’t popped doesn’t make it any more removed from reality. (...)

2013-07-31
Condoms Don’t Just Protect Against Bad Bugs, They Help Good Ones

Scientists have found that using protection does a lot of good for the vagina’s microbiome. So wrap it up: chivalry now comes (...)

2013-07-31
Watch This Guy Hack His MacBook Air Into A Gaming Beast

In exchange for effortless portability, MacBook Air users accept that their sliver-thin machines will never be able to play graphical (...)

2013-07-31
Burpple redesigns its foodie photo-sharing app for iOS and Android, adds Social Menus and Wishlists

Burpple updated its foodie-focused photo-sharing and discovery app for iOS and Android today with its most significant redesign to (...)

2013-07-31
StackSocial signs strategic partnership with AOL for its white-label online marketplace

E-commerce platform StackSocial has announced signing a partnership with AOL. The startup will provide its white-label online marketplace (...)

2013-07-31
Infographic: Porn Vs. Real Sex, Explained In Food

Put it this way: A banana and a jar of Nutella can go a long way toward explaining the difference between pornography and real-life (...)

2013-07-31
Documenting San Diego’s Disturbing Lack Of Street Lights

A new photo and reporting series talks to locals who’ve been affected by the city’s broken or missing streetlights. (...)

2013-07-31
US government is filing 10 times the number of requests for Twitter user info than any other country

An updated transparency report put out by Twitter every six months has revealed today that the US government made some 902 requests (...)

2013-07-31
Google Flights now offers ‘tips’ and ‘best flights’ for budget- and time-conscious travelers

Google’s Flights search service has been updated with a new ‘tips’ feature designed to surface cheaper flights. Naturally, tips (...)

2013-07-31
The First Company That TED Ever Invested In Is Changing The Way We Make Presentations

Say goodbye to those boring PowerPoints: Prezi hopes to make all your presentations as good as a TED Talk. In 2009, the founders (...)

2013-07-31
Could The Future Of Health Care Mean No Waits In Hospitals?

As medical treatment is impacted by technology, consumerization, and the mobile revolution, we may see a world where your doctor (...)

2013-07-31
Famous Corporate Logos, Remade With A Dose Of Shameful Truth

McDonald’s arches grow obese as BP douses an angry bird in oil. It’s your favorite logos gone a bit more mean and a (...)

2013-07-31
The Russian Vodka Boycott For Gay Rights Is A Meaningless Gesture

Instead of this meaningless piece of easy slacktivism, why not boycott something that will hit Russia where it actually counts: (...)

2013-07-31
As Sharknado Hits Theaters, What We Can Learn From A Schlock Social Phenomenon

Cashing in on the social media sensation, Syfy and NCM Media Networks will release Sharknado in select theaters for one night only, (...)

2013-07-31
10 Things We Learned About Marina Abramovic From Her Reddit “Ask Me Anything”

Acclaimed performance artist Marina Abramović accepted questions from anonymous Reddit users for an hour, and it was a very (...)

2013-07-31
Charting The Ever-Rising Numbers Of American Obesity

This infographic shows what’s happened to our waistlines from 1995 to the present. It’s hard to remember just how (...)

2013-07-31
Facebook finally tops its IPO stock price, more than a year after it went public

Facebook’s stock price passed $38 per share today, allowing initial investors to turn a profit over a year after it became a public (...)

2013-07-31
Sony’s second Digital Motion Picture Centre for filmmakers will open soon at the UK’s Pinewood Studios

A little over a year after Sony opened its first Digital Motion Picture Centre (DMPC) in California’s Culver City, the technology (...)

2013-07-31
Google to roll out free ‘speedier’ WiFi at 7,000 Starbucks stores in the US

Google has announced a tie-up with Starbucks that will see all 7,000 of the coffeehouse giant’s company-operated stores in the US (...)

2013-07-31

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