Humans, especially Americans, are kind of slobs. We mess up the Earth by throwing out about 4.5 pounds of garbage per person on average every day. Two-thirds of that waste could be composted, but isn’t. And half of the rest of it could be recycled, according to research from the Duke Nicholas School of the […]
The time and money we spend on social apps is shocking, and here’s the truth revealed: People spend 1.15 billion hours each month on playing mobile games. Games rank second behind social media activity in terms of time spent on devices according to a survey conducted in 2016. On average, we spend 2 hours on social media apps […]
Twitter chief Jack Dorsey today apologized for what he says were technical problems causing some Twitter users to involuntarily follow the @POTUS account as it was handed over to Donald Trump. As Sarah Perez reported here yesterday, Twitter users were bewildered as to why they were forced to follow the Trump @POTUS account, and many […]
How do I love cheeseburgers? Let me count the ways. Gluten-Free Mushroom Cheeseburger Casserole Recipe here. Peas & Peonies / Via peasandpeonies.com Cheeseburger Muffins Recipe here. Stacie Vaughan / Via simplystacie.net Crock-Pot Cheeseburger French Fries Recipe here. Iowa Girl Eats / Via iowagirleats.com Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza With Dill Pickle Aioli Recipe here. My Modern Cookery […]
Know your rights. Go wide. No flash. WIRED spoke with the ACLU’s Peter Bibring about what people need to know before they start livestreaming. The post 7 Tips for Reporting Live Via Your Phone From Anywhere appeared first on WIRED.
Twilio has announced in its quarterly earnings report that it has acquired Beepsend, a Sweden-based SMS messaging provider. The startup has been acquired to “enhance the capabilities of the Twilio Super Network.” Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Beepsend, which thrives on the idea that “not all text messages are the same,” segments SMS message […]
The Guardian published a new interview with Tesla engineer and current employee AJ Vandermeyden on Tuesday, wherein Vandermeyden lays out what she sees as a history of discriminatory treatment in a male-dominated work environment. Vandermeyden’s new statements were made in the context of a suit she filed last year against Tesla, and follow major revelations […]
It seems like a family-friendly policy, but actually it’s not. The post No, Companies Shouldn’t Pay Women to Freeze Their Eggs appeared first on WIRED.