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The first lady of Japan may have pretended not to speak English to avoid Trump

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In a New York Times interview released Wednesday, Donald Trump claims he was not able to converse with Japanese first lady Akie Abe at a G20 summit dinner.

Ads that portray the stereotype of men being bad at housework will be banned

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Adverts that perpetuate gender stereotypes — including men failing to undertake simple household tasks — are to be banned under new regulations proposed by industry watchdog the Advertising Standards Agency (ASA).

The new regulations put forth by the ASA will crack down on ads that portray activities as specific to one particular gender and ads that mock people for not conforming to gender stereotypes. The new…

Kim K.’s candy Snap story is proof that the Kardashian PR machine is strong as ever

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Though it may appear effortless, the Kardashian PR machine is always churning— this week harder than ever.

To recap: On Tuesday Kim Kardashian posted a Snapchat story from her New York hotel room, offering fans a preview of her upcoming kids clothing collection. On a dark tabletop in the background, viewers spotted what could maybe be misconstrued as two lines of cocaine, and tweeted their suspicions.

Kim famously doesn’t…

Microsoft drops Windows Phone by the side of the road, drives off

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Windows Phone, Microsoft’s mobile platform and the only platform that ever came close to being a serious competitor to iOS and Android in the post-BlackBerry era, is no more.

Facebook requests input on hard questions about censorship and terrorism

Facebook requests input on hard questions about censorship and terrorism

Facebook requests input on hard questions about censorship

Facebook requests input on hard questions about censorship

Google is finally fixing an annoying Pixel bug that caused the phone to freeze

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Google’s Pixel phones are finally getting a long awaited bug fix.

For months some Google Pixel and Pixel XL owners have been experiencing frequent hangups where the phone becomes unresponsive for a small period of time.

This artist turned Trump’s tweets into something beautiful

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Imagine if President Trump’s tweets provoked calm and beauty rather than rage and fury.

Such a realm really exists, though you’ll have to slink beneath New York City to find it.

A subterranean exhibition in Manhattan’s Midtown neighborhood features hundreds of lavender plants and a lighting system powered by Twitter streams. When @realDonaldTrump or @POTUS fires off an early-morning musing, the small room’s ceiling glows. As statements are retweeted, the fluorescent bulbs brighten to match…