Body Shaming In 2018 Is Completely Out Of Control

Tess Holliday/Kim Kardashian/Instagram It’s 2018 – if you hadn’t noticed – and people are still here calling others out for their body shape and size. Still. There’s always someone out there who takes issue with other people’s appearances, and what other people look like is quite simply none of their business. As I’m sure many of you have, I have been subjected to body-shaming. In my case, it’s because I’m ‘skinny’, or…

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10 Recent Neuromarketing Research Studies (and Their Real-World Takeaways)

Neuromarketing assesses how our brain reacts to stimuli, not simply what we self-report in qualitative surveys. These are truths that our impulses write onto MRIs. Sometimes, as several studies below illustrate, those two systems—the conscious and subconscious—offer conflicting interpretations. Importantly, scientific knowledge is almost always built incrementally. Don’t expect a single paper to define, for all time and every business, the ideal pixel width for product images or sample size…

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51 Luxury Bedrooms With Images, Tips & Accessories To Help You Design Yours

A place of rest and relaxation, your bedroom should be your solace from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Sure, you want your bedroom’s style to reflect your design preferences, but you also want to make sure it functions as the retreat you deserve. Transitioning a bedroom from drab to luxurious can be as simple as the addition of new lamps or maybe a bit more complex, like an…

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Sogou Provided AI-Powered Language Translation at China Tennis Open

Chinese internet search engine Sogou provided its AI-powered language translation technology at last week’s China Open tennis tournament. Sogou’s platform provided fans and media real-time bilingual translations between Chinese and English during interviews and press conferences. The China Open was held Sept. 29 through Oct. 7 in Beijing, and featured tennis stars such as Caroline Wozniacki and Simona Halep. The use of Sogou’s system marked the first time that AI-powered…

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Kim Kardashian: Ready to Leave Kanye Over MAGA Madness?

Perhaps you’ve spent the past 24 hours trapped under a rock in a remote forest with especially crappy wi-fi. If so, we’d like to both congratulate you on your escape and warn you that your return to society is about to be made bittersweet, at best: Yes, Kanye West paid a visit to the White House yesterday, and the ensuing madness made almost everything else Yeezy has done over the…

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World-Renowned Artist Wyland Launches New Rum

He’s internationally known for his life-size, outdoor whale and sea life murals, but for marine artist Wyland, it’s his ‘pirate life’ that’s influencing his latest venture—the launch of his own name-brand rum. “I’m a pirate. I’ve spent a lot of time diving the Caribbean, testing various rums. It’s a lifestyle brand I created here. Art and rum go together perfectly—even makes my art look better.” – Wyland, Famed Painter and…

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Longest long-haul flight to New York draws curious flyers

Eighteen non-stop flights per week connect India to New York and several others hop through airports in the Middle East and Europe, but the Indian market is still eager for more it seems even if they fly the rather longer eastward route. Which is probably why a number of passengers from India, especially Mumbai, are booked on Singapore Airlines’ non-stop, 18-19 hour Singapore-Newark flight.It’s either that or plain curiosity to…

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Sea Salt and Chocolate Homemade Rx Bars

These homemade Rx bars have 9 grams of protein and all natural ingredients If you love the high protein Rx Bars, but hate the price, we’re making our own! Our family goes through phases when I purchase protein bars for the kids or I to take on the go or for a healthy snack.  But then I grow tired of paying the outrageous prices, and  the kids decide to eat…

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Resident Evil 2 Remake interview: “there’s a huge extra level of scariness that wasn’t possible in the original”

As far as we’re concerned, Resident Evil 2 remake is looking pretty good. We’ve played three different chunks of the game now – one as Leon, two as Claire – and every one seems to be nailing the look and feel of the original in a more modern game. Part of RE2 remake’s success in this area can be credited to the make-up of the team who made the game,…

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Three must have apps for backpacking around Canada

Our phones are utterly amazing and sometimes it is easy to forget that fact. There are like small computers in our pockets which gives us so many new opportunities, the ability to do so many things as well as the chance to improve our lives that many people never even imagined possible. They are calculators, they are games consoles, they are sat navs, they are cameras and they are even…

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