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For One Month, This Couple Only Spoke To Each Other Using Emoji (Photos)

For One Month, This Couple Only Spoke To Each Other Using Emoji (Photos)

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Who says texting kills relationships? As part of an experiment for New Tech City, New York couple Liza Stark and Alex Goldmark, a senior producer for the website, tried to express their feelings using only emoji. But these weren’t your everyday emoji. In preparation for the experiment, the couple downloaded every emoji pack they could […]

Venture Capitalist Gets Caught Soliciting Female Entrepreneur For Sex In Creepy Email

Venture Capitalist Gets Caught Soliciting Female Entrepreneur For Sex In Creepy Email

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A female entrepreneur’s personal experience reveals that misogyny in Silicon Valley isn’t limited to inter-company interactions. Daily Mail reports that Conjure.io employee Gesche Haas went to a tech conference in Berlin last July to meet possible investors, one of whom was the Czech Republic’s Pavel Curda. The two sat down for 20 minutes and spoke only […]

How This Genius 8th Grader Created A Groundbreaking Anti-Bullying App

How This Genius 8th Grader Created A Groundbreaking Anti-Bullying App

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Bullying is by far one of the fastest growing epidemics in modern youth culture. It has not only become more prevalent in schools, but also taken on a new form and identity completely. It has evolved into an advanced weapon made worse by the constant access to technology and social media. According the CDC, over […]

You Will Be Able To Charge Your Phone By Yelling At It With This New Device
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You Will Be Able To Charge Your Phone By Yelling At It With This New Device

British researchers have developed technology that takes sound from the immediate vicinity and turns it into energy for mobile phones. According to the Daily Mail, a team from Queen Mary University of London was inspired by the discovery that solar cells are strengthened by the sound of loud music. This happens because sound vibrations jump-start […]

Facebook Introduces Satire Tag To Help People Who Still Think ‘The Onion’ Is Real
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Facebook Introduces Satire Tag To Help People Who Still Think ‘The Onion’ Is Real

The residents of Colbert Nation will probably disagree, but there’s nobody who does satire better than The Onion. The newspaper-turned-fake news site has specialized in producing perfect headlines since people started to list “SEO optimization” as a skill on résumés, and the consistency of hilarity is almost unparalleled. Most of the humor comes from the […]

The Future Of Our Country: Georgia Teens Develop App To Challenge Police Abuse
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The Future Of Our Country: Georgia Teens Develop App To Challenge Police Abuse

The recent events in Ferguson, MO, have sparked a national discussion about the fragile dynamic between police departments and the communities that officers patrol. From the shooting that led to the initial protests in Ferguson to the way officials have responded, people around the nation are growing concerned about the amount of accountability placed on police […]