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The spectacular power of Big Lens | The long read

The long read: How one giant company will predominate the lane the whole world seesIf you have been wearing glass for years, like me, it can be surprising to discover that you perceive “the worlds”

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CGI Influencers Like Lil Miquela Are About to Flood Your Feeds

It doesn’t get more 2018 than this: In mid-April, a Trump-supporting Instagram influencer named Bermuda hacked the report of fellow influencer Lil Miquela, who has over thousands and thousands of

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To Infinity War and beyond: are we in danger of Avengers fatigue?

James Cameron has warned against unnecessary superhero sequels, as a new Marvel film opens does he have a point?On the surface it’s pretty rich for James Cameron to complain, as he did over the

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Overshadowed by Darwin, Alfred Russel Wallace Was the Most Admirable Man in Science History

Although Alfred Russel Wallace should be as famous as Charles Darwin for discovering that species evolve- Wallace was evolved enough to delight in Darwin’s beauty , not stew in Darwinian jealousy. Thomas

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Print This List Of Red Flags Before You Look At Houses

When you walk through an open house or you’re previewing a real estate listing with an agent, sometimes what you don’t see is more important than what you do.Here are some things that prospective

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John Oliver takes aim at anti-abortion activists ‘controlling women’s behavior’

The comic discussed crisis maternity centres, which aim to prevent women from aborting maternities employing predatory tacticsJohn Oliver examined centers designed to prevent abortions on his show on

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This Woman Tests And Reviews Sex Toys For A Living. Here’s What She’s Discovered.

While many of us spend our days counting down the hours until we finally get off from project, Cara Sutra spends her periods getting off — at work.Sutra earns her living in part by testing and

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MoviePass Revives Its Unlimited Plan

Some good news for once: After a two-week hiatus, the MoviePass unlimited subscription–the one that lets you see a movie a period, every day, in theaters, for $10 a month–is back. And MoviePass

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Ad chief Sir Martin Sorrell steps down

Image copyright Getty Images The head of WPP, the world’s largest advertise agency, has stepped down after an internal investigation into claims of personal misconduct. Chief executive Sir Martin

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Why we should bulldoze the business school

The long read: There are 13,000 business schools on Earth. Thats 13,000 too many. And I should know Ive taught in them for 20 yearsVisit the average university campus and it is likely that the newest

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