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  • Today Posted: September 26 2020 @ 3:00 | From:

    Hilarious Music Video Articulates Exactly Why We Can’t Quit Flip Phones

    For about a decade, the smartphone market has copied Apple and built pretty much every phone just like its solid slab iPhone. That was until roughly the past year, when several companies have tried to bring the flip phone back, with new devices from Samsung, Motorola, and Microsoft. The verdict is s... Read more

  • Today Posted: September 26 2020 @ 2:00 | From:

    Why Adding ‘Plus’ To The Name Of Every Streaming Service Is Actually Good

    Picture this: You’re a big time media executive. (Yes you, congrats!) Today, your job is to figure out what to call your company’s new streaming service. It takes the content from all your channels and properties, and combines that with a bunch of stuff you own the licenses for. It will also be home... Read more

  • Posted: September 25 2020 @ 5:00 | From:

    This Extraordinary AI Has Stunned Computer Scientists With Its Writing Ability

    Seven years ago, my student and I at Penn State built a bot to write a Wikipedia article on Bengali Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore’s play “Chitra.” First it culled information about “Chitra” from the internet. Then it looked at existing Wikipedia entries to learn the structure for a standard Wik... Read more

  • Posted: September 25 2020 @ 4:00 | From:

    The U.S. Should Steal France’s Excellent COVID Map

    A map is only helpful if you know what it means. Otherwise it’s just a really pretty picture. This probably seems obvious. But having reviewed a number of COVID-19 maps that have varying degrees of alerts in a rainbow of colors, it’s easy to be confused. However, a new map from the government of Fra... Read more

  • Posted: September 25 2020 @ 2:00 | From:

    Why RuPaul’s Music Is The Fuel That Keeps ‘Drag Race’ Running

    Midway through every episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race, RuPaul materializes on the runway, serving a lewk that is sickening, as a quartet of fabulous judges claps. This moment—the transition into the most competitive portion of the reality competition show—has been soundtracked by the same song for 12 y... Read more

  • Posted: September 25 2020 @ 1:42 | From:

    Olo Loco Puts A Playful Spin On The Classic Game Of Shuffleboard

    We speak to digital studio Sennep about creating the hotly anticipated sequel to its 2012 game Olo, which combines the game mechanics of air hockey, curling and shuffleboard in one phonescreen-sized package The post Olo Loco puts a playful spin on the classic game of shuffleboard appeared first on C... Read more

  • Posted: September 25 2020 @ 1:34 | From:

    Just Pictures Exhibition Celebrates Boundary-pushing Photography

    Curated by Antwaun Sargent, the new group exhibition showcases imagemakers exploring photography’s “boundary blurring potential” including Mous Lamrabat, Ruth Ossai and Renell Medrano The post Just Pictures exhibition celebrates boundary-pushing photography appeared first on Creative Review. Read more

  • Posted: September 25 2020 @ 1:18 | From:

    Can Design Save Kids From ‘bad’ Screen Time?

    As apps for children proliferate, questions are being asked about the dangers of the screen. But new app OK Play is using design and creativity to build a more positive relationship between kids and tech The post Can design save kids from ‘bad’ screen time? appeared first on Creative Review. Read more

  • Posted: September 25 2020 @ 1:00 | From:

    This L.A. Parking Lot Became A Lush Outdoor Coworking Space

    Our office air is toxic, and people are more stressed when they’re surrounded by cubicles and carpet instead of grass and trees. Many architects were beginning to have a reckoning that we’ve designed our workspaces wrong—and then COVID-19 hit. Now, as we have to share spaces filled with dangerous ai... Read more

  • Posted: September 25 2020 @ 0:00 | From:

    Patagonia’s New Movie, ‘Public Trust,’ Tells The Story Of President Trump Stealing American Land

    Back in late 2017, Patagonia made a declaration: “The President Stole Your Land.” The bold proclamation was in response to the Trump administration’s decision to reduce significantly the area around Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante that were designated as national monuments. Doing so would o... Read more