We all know that divorce can be an emotionally fraught process that takes a psychological and emotional toll on a family. But how many people stop to consider the potentially devastating effect it has on non-human members of a household? In this video, a little girl is taken home to meet her adoptive family on […]
Following a chaotic, divisive first week, President Trump is set to announce his pick for the Supreme Court tonight. Not one for tradition, the White House will broadcast the nomination on Facebook Live, starting at 8 p.m. Eastern. The choice to announce during a primetime TV time slot is unusual, but not entirely surprising given […]
The healthcare industry reels from the effects of President Trump’s executive order on immigration. The post Doctors and Patients Reel After Trump’s Immigration Ban appeared first on WIRED.
When someone started making fake Grindr profiles for Matthew Herrick, more than 700 men came to his home and work. The post Spoofed Grindr Accounts Turned One Man’s Life Into a ‘Living Hell’ appeared first on WIRED.
Your friends call you a perfectionist. As a child, you sat eagerly at your desk, awaiting the results from your latest exam. Despite most of your friends being content with a B+, you were only truly happy with 100%. While achieving 100% on school tests is possible, the habit of demanding 100%in order to be satisfied […]
Lego = ‘I put together’ in Latin. Think about it. When you pick up a Lego brick, you don’t realize the journey it has taken to get from the very beginning of an idea in 1932, to being on your living room floor, ready to be turned into a plane, or train, a storm trooper, […]
It is a common phrase of advice. You hear it all the time. ‘Just be yourself.’ It sounds like a great achievement we all strive toward. But hold on a minute. What does this mean? It’s confusing — Is a narcissist supposed to stay narcissistic because of who they are? Should people with social phobias just […]
Venky Ganesan, managing director of $4.4 billion venture capital firm Menlo Ventures and current chairman of the National Venture Capital Association, is walking a political tightrope and trying not to fall off. The venture capital industry, financiers to many tech giants, relies on immigrant talent to launch startups, help them thrive and drive their continued success. Right […]
The man who helped launch the Japanese videogame industry passed away last week. The post Masaya Nakamura—the ‘Father of Pac-Man’—Dies at 91 appeared first on WIRED.