From Christiane Amanpour to Robin Wright
Singer Shamir Bailey, who has bipolar disorder, breaks down the difference between indulgence and self-preservation.
And someone shows up dressed as Santa Claus.
Most of the cast is expected to return for the new season
The Canadian scam made international headlines.
Thousands of identical houses that go on. And on. And on.
A growing kingdom has to start somewhere—in this case, low Earth orbit works.
Douglas McCauley works with tools like Global Fishing Watch to engage the public in the future of the oceans.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the automaker is designing its own chip to run its self-driving software, to make its cars safer.
The tech firm says the move will help smaller companies and put pressure on their peers
One of science’s most important publications assumes science journalists don’t know how to do their jobs.
John Roberts is a voiceover actor most famous for his character Linda Belcher on FOX’s Bob’s Burgers. Roberts imitated his Brooklyn-born mother in comedy videos on YouTubeBob’s Burgers creator Loren Bouchard took note and turned the character into Linda.
Learn more about the life of a voiceover actor in our new series, Supporting Players. Read more…
Paranoia and the rise of “alternative narrative content” in the social media age.
Does corruption means the same for everyone? Some social researchers argue that corruption is a social construct shaped by Western anti-corruption elites.
Technologists, hackers, and journalists recap the latest episode of the realistic hacking show.
Steve Jobs used to famously end his keynotes with “there is one more thing…” AWS decided to wait a week after their re:Invent conference ended to announce their more thing when it quietly released a single sign on product for the AWS cloud yesterday. While the announcement was pretty thin on details, it appears to be focused solely on providing single sign on for the AWS family… Read More
It was shaping up to be another hot summer. On Aug. 4, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released monthly hiring data for July. A pack of economists and journalists pounced, excited to spread the numbers across social media. Good news! The United States had added 209,000 jobs, an above-average result […]
PUBLISHED 3:10 PM EST | DEC 6, 2017 A Better Way To Think About This Month’s Jobs NumbersThe context you need to understand job growth and unemployment in the U.S., updated every month. By Julia Wolfe Related story: Kevin’s piece – headline TK You’ve probably seen some headlines today about the latest unemployment rate (4.1%) […]
You’re reading Significant Digits, a daily digest of the numbers tucked inside the news. $50 to $200 an hour Tech companies are paying models by the hour to come to their stupid office holiday party so that it isn’t a depressing nightmare. This is a high water mark year for the sketchy practice, which is […]