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“I totally care about breast cancer now.” -Men everywhere. Time for another ridiculous Facebook game to supposedly raise awareness about breast cancer by attempting to titillate men: We are playing a game. Someone proposed that we WOMEN do something special on Facebook to help with Breast Cancer Awareness. It’s easy, and I’d like you to [...]...read more
An interesting suggestion: Cognitive therapy. Shlomi suggests that the often-suggested method of ignoring the trolls (often referred to as “don’t feed the trolls”) is not the way to go. Neither is criticism, calling for banning, or asking a troll to simply stop trolling. So what should you do? Ask questions to clarify (e.g “Why do [...]...read more
Why is this a thing that keeps happening? Via The Indian Express, scientists in Germany have invented a robot with “model-like” looks. The amazing hi-tech Artificial Intelligence Lightweight Android (AILA) robot, called fembot, can not only navigate, think for herself and lift heavy objects — but she also has got great hair, say its developers. [...]...read more
It’s the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day, and, to celebrate, I thought it would be an idea to read opinion pieces from women around the world on what IWD means in their contexts. For The Fiji Times, Matelita Ragogo writes Ignorance is not an excuse anymore. Dr Elizabeth Menon writes Elusive equality at India’s [...]...read more