Coding Autism wants to diversify the tech industry with autistic talent

April 20, 2017

… intrinsic attention to detail and fascination with repetitive tasks, according to Coding Autism. “I think a lot of autistic people like to do coding because it keeps your mind going,” one program participant said in the video. “It gives you something to do that’s new and fun and exciting.” Coding Autism is crowdfunding to completely cover the tuition for the inaugural class of 15 students. At the time of writing, the company has raised almost $40,000 of its $50,000 …


‘Orange is the New Black’ first look reveals what happens next with Daya

April 13, 2017

… and her fellow inmates riot on all sides. “I need it to be quiet!” Daya shouts, barely audible over their yells. “God dammit!” she adds, and the visual cuts out just before we hear a gunshot blast through it. According to Netflix, Season 5 will take place in real-time over the course of three days to cover the events set in motion by Poussey’s death and the chaos in this teaser scene. Orange is the New Black returns to Netflix June 9. More From this publisher : HERE …


‘Tragedy’ as 1,500 kilometres of the Great Barrier Reef now bleached

April 11, 2017

… have to be careful what you wish for,” Hughes said. Coral can recover from bleaching if it’s not exposed to further stress. But according to Hughes, the “tragedy” of back to back bleaching is that it leaves no time for coral to cover. Typically, it takes a decade for a reef to regain its health and replace coral that has died. “We’re already seeing heavy losses in the central sections,” he said. “Over the next few months, the corals will either …


Katy Perry Googling hot pictures of herself to feel better is weirdly relatable

April 7, 2017

… trauma) A post shared by KATY PERRY (@katyperry) on Apr 5, 2017 at 12:24am PDT And this #tbt shot of her lounging on an office chair in a sports bra: I’m proud to announce the cover for my 4th album! – – – – – Happy April Fools! Been plotting in the same type of sports bra from my IM and laminated calendar since 99′ It’s all about the long game… A post shared by KATY PERRY (@katyperry) on Apr 1, 2017 at 4:09pm PDT If we could …


Marvels The Defenders teaser had a big fat Easter egg did you find it?

April 5, 2017

… are a number of items that might be of interest to Marvel fans. So lets go through some of the most intriguing references and reveals. Is someone looking for Kun-Lun? Image: netflix Across the bottom of the Bulletin page are a selection of covers for five previous issues, with one each corresponding to Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Iron Fist, and The Defenders. The Defenders cover references the construction of the new Midland Circle building you know, the shadowy corporation behind …


Bella Hadid speaks out about being Muslim for the first time

April 5, 2017

Bella Hadid is no stranger to magazine covers and interviews, but it’s not every day we get to hear something new from the fashion darling. The 20-year-old model graces the latest cover of Porter magazine, where she shares a bit about her father’s history and speaks about her own faith for the first time. SEE ALSO: Gigi and Bella Hadid spotted protesting Trump’s immigration ban A post shared by Bella Hadid (@bellahadid) on Mar 21, 2017 at 8:54am PDT “My dad …


Facebook now lets you create personal fundraisers for yourself, friends, and family

March 31, 2017

… users actually appreciated this extra step, ensuring that everything in personal fundraisers are for a good cause. Once a fundraiser is approved, users can display a cover photo, a “beneficiary card” showing the person receiving money, a “thermometer” that fills up according to how much money is raised in real-time, the story behind the fundraiser, and information about the creator. Since everything’s on Facebook, visitors to the page can click on the profiles …


How to fight back against the excessive Photoshop that’s bad for body image

March 28, 2017

… Gadget’son the cover of Vogue or when she went knee-less for W. There are far more fails than success stories these days, Krasley said. “Women are under daily attack, whether you walk by a billboard, you see a magazine, you get something in the mail, you see a popup, you see something on TV, … How do we fight this battle? Its daunting when you try to look at it. I commend Retouchers Accord for beginning to try,” Suchow said. Even more daunting is that for every retoucher …


Maxine Waters isn’t sure why millennials love her, but she sure loves them

March 26, 2017

Image: Applewhite/AP/REX/Shutterstock Congresswoman Maxine Waters is not one to mince words. “Get ready for impeachment,” she recently tweeted, to the tune of 104,000 likes. Waters’ tweet came after FBI Director James Comey’s testimony in front of Congress this week about the Trump campaign being investigated for their ties with Russian government officials. “[Trump] has no self-control . . . I don’t think he can even do the cover up,” Waters (D-CA) …


Snap Inc. is expanding its Australian footprint with a huge sports deal

March 20, 2017

… be brutally slaughtered by Facebook. Snapchat will cover games during the 2017 men’s season, including the grand final match, as part of the app’s “Our Story” feature that compiles snaps from viewers, players and the league itself. Each team’s home stadium will also get a unique Geofilter for fans. The company already covered the 2016 AFL grand final and a 2017 season preview as part of “Our Story” features, as well as covering the AFL Women’s …


Ed Sheeran interview: 12 random questions about (Divide) – BBC News

March 16, 2017

… and it just made me smile and want to dance. The best songs of last year are the ones that came on the radio and you’re like: “Yes, yeah.” You never want to hear a song that makes you go: “Nyeh, that’s all right.” Track six: Galway Girl Galway’s called the “city of tribes”. What’s your tribe? Suffolk folk – we’re quite easy going, we all own bicycles and we like our ale. Is that song a cover of the Steve Earle …