Please Don't Let Your Selfie Habit Take Over Your Life

Thanks to ubiquitous camera phones, selfies—like 'em or loathe 'em—are now simply standard Internet operating procedure. No doubt *yours* are empowering and totally not irritating to your friends and followers. But it seems that, combined with something like body dysmorphic disorder, selfies can be more harm than help. » 3/24/14 11:30am 3/24/14 11:30am

Scientists Create Computer That Can Comprehend "Beauty"

Scientists at Tel Aviv University claim to have created a computer program that can recognize human attractiveness. Here's what they did: they had thirty men and women look at 100 images of young, white women and judge the "beauty" of each image. Then, according to EurekAlert, "Based on human preferences, the machine… » 4/04/08 3:20pm 4/04/08 3:20pm