Mehreen Kasana

This AI nose can help you sniff out your surroundings
Mehreen Kasana
A little help for our olfactory senses.
Tech
‘Ghost in the Shell’-themed sake sounds like a boozy good time
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Some light, others rich, these drinks pay homage to one of the best animes of our time.
Culture
Spectrum strikers are building their own ISP in New York
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Strikers are slowly but successfully cutting corporate giants like Spectrum out of the ISP equation.
Culture
Affordable broadband for low-income homes is now a requirement in NY
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Governor Andrew Cuomo made the announcement on Friday.
Culture
This speaker from Bang & Olufsen melts right into your bookcase
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Who said your speaker needs to be hefty and clunky to pack a powerful punch?
Design
A kids-only Instagram for children under 13 is a terrible idea, watchdogs say
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Such an app will only hurt, not help, impressionable children, public health group warns.
Culture
‘Feels’ is a dating app that replaces swiping with TikTok-like videos
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The French startup behind the app thinks “swiping is boring” and consumers are bored with regular dating apps, too.
Tech
Spotify’s teamed up with concert streaming platforms to bring gigs to fans
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The move will also, hopefully, help artists keep the lights on until the pandemic is over.
Tech
This is how Twitter plans to fix its biased algorithm
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It’s calling the solution “Responsible Machine Learning,” and hopefully it’ll mean fewer questionable image crops.
Culture
Researchers have found people trust algorithms over humans
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When a problem gets more complicated, trust in AI increases, the research shows.
Culture
Modder combines ‘Ocarina of Time’ and ‘Wind Waker’ into one game
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You could call it “The Legend of Zelda: The Ocarina of Waker.”
Mash-up
This island wants to be your WFH paradise for the next year and a half
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Digital nomads who want a reprieve from their monotonous lifestyles, Dominica has an offer for you.
WFH Bliss
Live Nation is bringing live streaming magnificence to 60+ venues
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Live Nation and Veeps are trying to shape their post-pandemic futures for the better.
Culture
Video editing on Android just got a lot better with a Google Photos upgrade
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Previously exclusive to iOS users, now the much loved enhanced editing suite will help the Android and Google Pixel crowd out.
Tech
Facebook’s Sparked is its second attempt to win over lovers
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First there was Facebook Dating. Now there’s Sparked. The social network isn’t giving up when it comes to dating.
Cupid's e-Bow
Facebook's job ads have a gender bias problem
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Which ads users see depends on which gender they identify with, or which Facebook thinks they do.
Culture
This $745 collection of Philip K. Dick’s short fiction is worth every cent
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It’s probably for the best for most of us that it’s sold out, though.
Neon Bibles
This gorgeous jewelry line is designed to work with hearing implants
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This National Deaf History Month, ear jewels got a major and beautiful makeover.
Design
Amazon is most likely on its way to cinch anti-union victory
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Despite hundreds of contested ballots, Amazon appears to have enough power to crush the union election.
Culture
The Beast B10 blender packs power and sophistication in one minimalist design
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Who said you can’t make smoothies in a fancy blender?
Delicious Design