Here’s why it’s so hard for small businesses to sell CBD
Payment startups have policies against selling hemp-derived products, but larger retailers are allowed to slide while smaller ones get their service pulled.
EatWith wants to reconnect you with your neighbors by sharing a meal together
Reconnecting with an old neighborhood might be as simple as having a meal with strangers.
The cancer capital of America
Eastern Kentucky is poor, remote, and inadequately serviced, and those factors have led to alarming rates of cancer in the area.
I’m terrified of parenting in the anti-vaxxer age
Anti-vaccine propaganda isn’t just harmful to children. It threatens to erode our entire sense of community.
One small step for man, one giant leap for billionaires
Jeff Bezos’s dream of colonizing outer space sounds cool until you consider that he’ll send us all up there to work for him.
A Good Place: The YouTube mortician who taught me not to fear death
What do we say to the God of death? “Interesting, tell me more.”
Inside the male contraceptive clinical trial
Couples have been recruited, men are slathering themselves in gel, it’s all happening.
Your landlord is watching
Smart locks allow property holders to harass tenants by locking them out, monitor their comings and goings, and more.
I’m Upset: “Eating healthy” is too much work
I have experienced the benefits of healthy eating and I cannot believe I must keep this up for the rest of my life.
Startups aimed at millennials have reinvented the shame of my youth: layaway
Services for marginalized populations have been rebranded as buy-now, pay-later with the millennial shopper in mind.
Is $1,300 the price I can put on happiness?
That’s how much it costs to purchase a Bird scooter that could be stolen at any moment.
Forget AirPods: Buy the cheapest Bluetooth earbuds you can find
AirPods die fast, and so do all the headphones like them. Trust no Bluetooth earbud.
Subscription service Trash Club just wants to find you the perfect vintage tee
Why these two women in Montana are dressing all the female comedians in Brooklyn.
Facebook is trying to make the word “private” meaningless
The company doesn't need to read your messages to keep collecting data about you.
Black feminists on Twitter prove yet again we need to listen to them
The issues platforms are dealing with now have been called out in the past but no one was listening.
Watching this chimp use Instagram like a bored teen makes me feel bad
There is something so sinister about how chimps and babies know how to use iPhones, and even the World Health Organization feels it.
Trump has been... good?... for psychedelic drugs???...
Well, this is a trip: Psychedelics are getting more research and consumer market approval than ever under this administration, thanks to benign neglect.
Getting your food delivered could be better for the planet
It might — MIGHT — be better to sit on your couch and order some Blue Apron meals than go to a grocery store.
My astrology app hates me and I can’t get enough
I never asked to be dragged like this... wait, maybe I did.
Apple owes everyone an apology and it should start with me, specifically
Its butterfly keyboard design has failed, but Apple has yet to substantially admit that it has made a very big mistake.