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20 Years of ‘The Sims’ Keeping Up With Our Bizarre Reality

The Sims is a reflection of human life; it shows us how we love, create families, and interact with the world around us.

tones and i - Vice News
7:23am PST - February 20th, 2020

Can we debate free will versus destiny in four pages?

The informal TechCrunch book club (which is now a whole week off schedule thanks to the news cycle — let’s see if we can catch up here shortly!) is now venturing into the very, very short story What’s Expected of Us, the third piece in Ted Chiang’s Exhalation…

tones and i - TechCrunch
1:59pm PST - February 15th, 2020

Yamaha’s tiny wireless guitar amp gets everything right but the price

With the original THR line of guitar amps, Yamaha basically invented a new product category: the connected desktop amplifier. It filled a need that honestly many guitar players didn't even realize they had. These amplifiers are small enough to sit on a table …

tones and i - Engadget
8:00am PST - February 13th, 2020

Astros stars Alex Bregman, Jose Altuve apologize for sign-stealing scandal: 'Sorry about the choices made'

Owner Jim Crane and the Houston Astros addressed the 2017 sign stealing scandal on the first day of spring training.

tones and i - USA Today
7:18am PST - February 13th, 2020

To All the Boys‘ Jordan Fisher Is Redefining What It Means to Be a Teen Heartthrob

Jordan Fisher, who plays a new love interest in Netflix's To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You, combined his passions into a career.

tones and i - Time
7:07pm PST - February 12th, 2020

Olympus E-M1 III review: Fast, but way behind flagship camera rivals

Amid the excitement of so many new and interesting camera models, one company has been left out of the discussion: Olympus. Unlike its main rival, Panasonic, it has stuck to the Micro Four Thirds sensor and not jumped on the full-frame bandwagon. And while it…

tones and i - Engadget
10:00pm PST - February 11th, 2020

The best bronzers for medium skin tones

Using bronzer is the best way to warm up a makeup look or contour the face. For medium skin tones, there is less variety on the market, and what is out there can look unnatural and ashy on darker skin tones. Our top pick is the bronzing powder from Laura Merc…

tones and i - Business Insider
7:25am PST - February 11th, 2020

The Four Seasons Maui comes with initial sticker shock, but included amenities and excursions quickly add value — here's how to maximize your hotel stay

Celebrities, honeymooners, and families love The Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea Beach for its luxury pampering, three pools, restaurants, high-end spa, and activities and excursions, all included in the price. Rooms start at $640 per night, depending on t…

tones and i - Business Insider
12:58pm PST - February 5th, 2020

Hotel EMC2 in Chicago, a Marriott Bonvoy property, is one of the city's most affordable, design-forward hotels where room requests are delivered by robots

Hotel EMC2 in Chicago subtly pays homage to Albert Einstein with a refreshingly different design approach that intersects art and science. The overall experience is unlike any other I've experienced with modern decor, dramatic artwork, and on-call service fro…

tones and i - Business Insider
2:01pm PST - February 4th, 2020

This color-correcting primer from Stila is my secret to an even skin tone — it works so well that I often skip foundation altogether

Stila Cosmetics Stila's One-Step Correct primer ($36) contains color-correcting pigments that counteract redness and brighten skin. Although it's a primer, it makes my skin tone look so even that I can skip foundation altogether. The formula also contains vit…

tones and i - Business Insider
7:49am PST - January 30th, 2020

I stayed at New York City's top-rated hotel, which charges up to $35,000 per night and has an iconic cocktail bar that was featured in 'Gossip Girl.' Here's what it was like.

The St. Regis New York is the best hotel in New York City, according to US News & World Report. It takes the top spot thanks to its "high level of customer service" and "perfect combination of old-world glamour and modern conveniences." Nightly rates start at…

tones and i - Business Insider
5:15am PST - January 29th, 2020

Sony A6100 review: Incredible autofocus performance for a budget camera

Despite all the talk about full-frame mirrorless cameras lately, APS-C is still extremely important for Sony. The A6000 in particular was a huge hit, thanks to the combination of good performance, features, compact size and price. The 24.2-megapixel A6100 has…

tones and i - Engadget
7:30am PST - January 28th, 2020

Bjork and an AI collaborated on an eerie soundtrack for a hotel lobby

I sat in the lobby of the Sister City hotel in downtown New York, laying back on a comfy couch, breathing as deeply as I could. Bjork stayed here for a month last year. I thought that, maybe If I breathed hard enough, I could absorb some of her essen...

tones and i - Engadget
12:15pm PST - January 23rd, 2020

Germany still dealing with 'same evil' that led to Holocaust, president says in Jerusalem

Germany has still not learned "once and for all" its lesson from the Holocaust, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Thursday, as he expressed sorrow for his country's role in the murder of six million Jews during World War Two.

tones and i - Reuters
8:01am PST - January 23rd, 2020

Study: Jewel beetles use iridescence for camouflage, not sexual selection

University of Bristol scientists offer first real evidence for a 100-year-old theory.

tones and i - Ars Technica
8:00am PST - January 23rd, 2020

The latest Huawei P40 Pro color leak makes me want a Viennetta

If you’re reading this from anywhere but Britain, Ireland, equally cultured places, you might not know what a Viennetta is. And for that, I both envy and pity you. [Read: These are the 6 best phones of 2019] Simply, it’s somewhere between a cake and an ice cr…

tones and i - The Next Web
3:54am PST - January 23rd, 2020

7 new trailers you should watch this week

Watch this week’s best new trailers from Disney, Disney+, Marvel, HBO, and more, including the new James Bond trailer.

tones and i - The Verge
7:00am PST - December 7th, 2019

How the horror-comedy film genre defined the decade

On the surface, no two genres appear more diametrically opposed than horror and comedy: One is meant to delight and the other to fuel nightmares. Yet over the past decade, the horror-comedy gained such unprecedented popularity and social resonance that it's n…

tones and i - Mashable
2:00am PST - December 6th, 2019

What we're listening to: Sturgill Simpson and 'Chase Darkness with Me'

In this installment of our audio IRL, senior editor Andrew Tarantola's affinity for anime leads him to an unlikely musical discovery. Senior editor Jessica Conditt is addicted to true crime podcasts, but her recommendation is an audiobook with podcast roots. …

tones and i - Engadget
6:30am PST - December 3rd, 2019

Researchers Try to Craft the Perfect Boob Using Eye-Tracking Technology

Researchers are using eye-tracking technology to see what people look at when they evaluate boobs in an attempt to create a "universal scale" for breast aesthetics and symmetry.

tones and i - Vice News
6:28am PST - December 3rd, 2019

I toured a $24.5 million penthouse in NYC's iconic 'Jenga Building' and found that the interior has a totally different look than its sharp, boxy silhouette does — here's a look inside

New York City's 56 Leonard — or the " Jenga Building " — has a well-earned nickname and a very distinctive look: It looks like a set of haphazardly stacked blocks, towering over downtown Manhattan. The building is located in Tribeca, the most expensive zip co…

tones and i - Business Insider
8:45am PST - November 26th, 2019

I Let AI Choose My Outfits For A Week. Here's What It Did To Me

The algorithm is coming for your clothes, with the launch of data-led subscription box services. But do they really make you look good?

tones and i - Vice News
6:25am PST - November 26th, 2019

The Work Diary of Jackie Aina, Beauty Influencer

With 3.2 million YouTube subscribers, she advocates for those with skin tones like her own — while aiming for 10 hours of sleep a night.

tones and i - The New York Times
6:15am PST - November 26th, 2019

The hidden gems of Apple Arcade

After Sayonara Wild hearts, dig into these lesser-known subscription standouts.

tones and i - Ars Technica
9:40am PST - November 22nd, 2019

7 of the best noise-canceling headphones for airplane travel

Whether you like it or not, flying on a plane means that you’ll inevitably be confronted with a multitude of unpleasant sounds; from crying babies to the plane’s roaring engine. We've rounded up the best headphones in general, the best noise-canceling headpho…

tones and i - Mashable
3:45am PST - November 22nd, 2019