The Way This Mom Transforms Old And Ugly Clothes To Save Money Will Amaze You

Mom of 3 Sarah Tyau is one of many who are helping to break our addiction with ‘fast fashion,’ where retailers have to constantly tempt customers with endless ‘new’ fashions to sell products. Old items are swiftly deemed undesirable and binned, Americans throw away about 70 lbs of clothing per…

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Snapchat Is Becoming Like the Internet It Disdains

Snapchat has defined itself squeezed more ad revenue out of its (declining) users in the second quarter, the company said on Tuesday. But the quality that made Snapchat successful in the first place was its bucking of internet norms. It’s not clear Snapchat can thrive as its business evolves into a more conventional digital species. …

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This Is the Smart Home of the Future

Don’t worry: Technology may come and go, but some things never change. In the not-so-distant future, cars will drive themselves and men may become obsolete (sorry, guys), but home will always be home. It’ll just be a heck of a lot smarter. Photographer: Evan Ortiz/Bloomberg Granted, some tech is better than…

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Behind the Scenes of Black Panther‘s Afrofuturism

In Black Panther, the future is female. Sure, the titular hero is the man-king T’Challa, but his bodyguards, advisers, and chief technologist are all women. Same goes for the crew behind the camera: The design of the movie’s setting—the fictional African nation of Wakanda—mostly comes from production designer Hannah Beachler…

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