Never Miss a Facebook Post Again

Here's what is currently at the top of my Facebook news feed: a story about Kate Middleton's hair. (I don't care.) A photo of a donut shared by someone I went to high school with. (I don't care.) A story about new Tinder features. (I definitely don

Comic-Con: Her Universe Fashion Show celebrates apparel for fangirls – HitFix

The Joker, Sailor Moon and nerdy ladies were the big winners at the Her Universe Fashion Show last night. It's an event where strutting down the runway were women wearing a Greek goddess-esque dress version of Groot, an elegant winter coat modeled ...

The etiquette of Personal Technology 101

Or what about the etiquette rule of turning off technology when a meeting begins? I was more than annoyed; I was truly heartbroken, concerned that these bright students were a precursor of the future. This topic is personal for me, because I've had

Why New York Needed Its Own Men’s Fashion Week — The Cut

Still, some are wondering if the city really needed its own men's fashion week. A Bloomberg piece this week questioned whether it was "really a good idea," with one editor complaining, "Another branded fashion week is the last thing we need." Not to ...

This Tablet Is the Future of Personal Prison Technology – Yahoo

We've already seen a bunch of buzzworthy new tech toys in 2015, including the Apple Watch and the DJI Drone. But for many prison inmates, the most exciting digital release of the year arrives this month. That's when JPay will ship its latest tabl

WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange’s Asylum Plea Rejected by France

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange made an apparent appeal for asylum in France on Friday — the day of his 44th birthday — only to be immediately rejected by the French government. In an open letter published by French daily Le Monde, the Australian ...

Marathon Iran nuclear talks go down to the wire

VIENNA — The Iran nuclear talks appeared to be focusing on sanctions Friday, as Iran dispatched an influential economist to join its negotiating team. Iranian state media reported that Mohammad Nahavandian, the chief of staff for President Hassan

Vintage Highland Village gets a ‘lifestyle’ remake

Jimmy Fowler founded Highland Village in 1972 and for two generations it maintained its niche as a premier high-end shopping place in Jackson. “Curated,” is the term that Lou Masiello uses to describe how Fowler and his son-in-law, Guy Boyle, manage

Video: Riding Sydney’s Northern Beaches – The Aussie Lifestyle

DHaRCO teamed up with Sean Anderson to release an edit showing the lifestyle and riding in Sydney, Australia. We rented a house near our home on the Northern Beaches, and hit up our favourite local trails. The video is about life - work hard, play

Gruppo Campari, Eataly Enter Global Partnership Promoting Italian Lifestyle

SAN FRANCISCO (July 1, 2015) – Gruppo Campari, with its iconic Italian drinks portfolio, has announced a global partnership with high-end Italian food market Group Eataly, to promote the Italian lifestyle around the world. Eataly, who prides itself

Lifestyle briefs (July 3, 2015)

First Friday event set for Murphys. Join the Murphys Community Club at its First Friday in the Park event at 5:30 p.m. today at Murphys Community Park, located on Algiers Street in downtown Murphys. Grover Anderson and Jill Warren will be perfo

Ellen DeGeneres Adds ‘Lifestyle Guru’ To Her Resume, Wants You To Buy A …

It seems like most celebrities either launch a lifestyle brand or start a clothing line these days. Gwyneth Paltrow, Blake Lively, Reese Witherspoon and Melissa McCarthy have all done one or the other and now we can another name to the list -- Elle

New Balance Launches Lifestyle Sneakers With High-Tech Elements

The New Balance Lifestyle collection will soon boast a few new features. On July 1, the casual line — a division of the Boston-based athletic brand — will release updates to some of its most popular styles. And for the first time, they wi

Kim Kardashian About To Unveil A New Lifestyle Blog?

Kim didn't share much about her upcoming venture, but if we had our way, it'd have to be a lifestyle blog to teach us all about living life to the fullest. Are you going to subscribe to her site once it launches?? [Image via Kim Kardashian/Instagr

‘Cloud tax’ upsets Chicago tech community: ‘Life just got 9 percent harder’

Reports on Wednesday of the “cloud tax” took many Chicagoans by surprise, leaving providers and consumers of streaming and cloud services scrambling to understand the implications. Technology companies, among the heaviest users of cloud services

The tech-free family vacation isn’t dead yet

Steve and Debbie Millett, of St. Louis, didn't intend on a tech-free vacation with their two children last month, but when they were in Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, they were all forced to unplug completely for a couple days. “

Ranking Texas Tech football’s 2015 roster: Nos. 10-6

Alfredo Morales, Sr. OG: He's made 23 starts in three years, bouncing back from a medical-redshirt season in 2011 en route to becoming one of the most reliable Texas Tech starters. Along with tackle Le'Raven Clark, Morales' at left guard makes the Re

Silicon Valley ‘civic-tech’ companies driving transparency in local government

Cities from San Francisco to Palo Alto and Dublin -- even down to the financially troubled city of Bell in Southern California -- are using Silicon Valley startup technology to open a window into government spending at an unprecedented level of d

Kleiner Perkins: Blockchain Tech Will Spawn Amazon-Sized Successes

Speaking to CoinDesk, Midha expanded on his investment thesis for the technology, indicating that he believes the bitcoin blockchain and other blockchain protocols will become invisible to end users while enabling faster, cheaper and more secu

Tech Time Warp of the Week: Before WIRED, There Was the Eccentric Mondo …

Before WIRED, there was Mondo 2000, a magazine that fused counterculture and technology together into a surreal glossy magazine that first appeared on newsstands in 1989. A typical issue would cover everything from DIY micro-satellites to smart dru

Call Them Hippies, But the Grateful Dead Were Tech Pioneers

But the Grateful Dead remains one of the most innovative and tech-savvy bands in pop history. Long before it became necessary (or cool) to do so, the band embraced a DIY ethos in everything from manufacturing its own gear to publishing its own music t