GROWINGYOURNEWSWEBSITE.COM: Latest News and Analysis 2019-06-27, 21:32

'It’s like we’re not even human': the reality of being a trans black woman in America

A spate of murders in Texas has triggered old traumas and the harsh reminder of just how dangerous being trans black woman isLeShay Weeks almost didn’t make it to the party. For 18 years, she has managed to avoid the south Dallas ...

'It’s like we’re not even human': the reality of being a trans black woman in America

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The 9th Black Trans Woman Has Been Killed This Year On Wednesday, the body of Chanel Scurlock—a transgender black woman—was discovered in a field in Lumberton, N.C. shortly after midnight. She was 23....
2019-06-07, 18:01

Zoe Spears Becomes 10th Black Trans Woman Killed This Year Maryland police are investing the death of 23-year-old Zoe Spears, the 10th transgender woman to be killed in America this year—each of whom has been...
2019-06-20, 21:48

Bee Love Slater Becomes the 18th Black Trans Woman Killed This Year On the morning of Sept. 4, Hendry Country sheriff’s deputies doused the flames of a PT Cruiser in a rural Clewiston, Fla., neighborhood. Inside were ...
2019-09-13, 21:00

Brooklyn Lindsey Becomes 11th Black Trans Woman Killed This Year On Tuesday, the body of Brooklyn Lindsey—a transgender black woman—was discovered on the porch of an abandoned house in Kansas City, Mo. She was 32....
2019-06-28, 22:16

Man Arrested in Killing of Black Trans Woman in Dallas, Muhlaysia Booker Dallas Police have arrested a man they believe to be responsible for killing three women in Dallas, including Muhlaysia Booker, a black trans woman w...
2019-06-13, 19:48

A Black Trans Woman Interrupted CNN's Equality Town Hall But It Was Not a Protest I do not want to die. I do not want my son to die. Or my daughter. Or my nieces or nephews. Or anyone. In fact, I’m going to go out on a limb and adm...
2019-10-12, 00:00

Filmmaker Michael Moore Wants America’s Favorite Black Woman to Save America From Trump Filmmaker Michael Moore knows exactly who could save America from the racist president leaving his Florsheim prints all over the Oval Office desk, an...
2019-08-01, 23:00

Denali Berries Stuckey Becomes 12th Black Trans Woman Killed This Year The murderous death toll continues to climb for members of the transgender community with news of the killing of Denali Berries Stuckey, the 12th tra...
2019-07-24, 09:48

#SayHerName: Chynal Lindsey Is the 3rd Black Trans Woman Killed in Dallas in Less Than a Year Chynal Lindsey was just 26 years old when her body was pulled from White Rock Lake in Dallas on Saturday, in what i believed to be the second death o...
2019-06-05, 01:32

Janet Mock Makes History by Becoming the 1st Black Trans Woman to Sign Deal With a Major Studio On June 19, 1865, history was made and the last enslaved black Americans gained their independence. Today, 154 years after emancipation, Janet Mock m...
2019-06-20, 01:32

Police Make Arrest in the Killing of Zoe Spears, Whose Death Marked the 10th of a Black Trans Woman This Year A Baltimore man has been arrested and charged with first-degree murder in the death of Zoe Spears, a 23-year-old whose death last month outside Washi...
2019-07-19, 12:48

Activists Demand Justice for Layleen Polanco, a Black Trans Woman Found Dead in a Rikers Island Jail Cell A 27-year-old black trans woman, Layleen Polanco, also known as Layleen Xtravaganza, was found dead in her jail cell on Rikers Island last week, and ...
2019-06-10, 23:16

Phenomenally Black: Phenomenal Woman and Black Futures Lab Join Forces for Black Women’s Equal Pay Day Meena Harris never intended to start a movement. The attorney, CEO and founder of the Phenomenal Woman Action Campaign—and coincidentally, also the n...
2019-08-23, 08:16

How 'The L Word' revival looks in 2019: Trans lesbians, dating apps and post-Trump reality "The L Word: Generation Q" is coming to Showtime in December, and star Jennifer Beals and the producers discuss how they're updating it for 2019...
2019-08-02, 21:48

Gillette Ad Features Black Trans Teen Shaving for the First Time With Pride season soon upon us, we’ll soon be inundated with rainbow apparel and items from brands falling over themselves to remind us all how inclu...
2019-05-26, 05:48

Chile to study trans-Pacific cable to connect South America with Asia Chile on Friday took a step toward building the first fiber-optic cable to directly connect South America and Asia, a project that has piqued the int...
2019-07-12, 23:48

'Your Attraction to Me...Is Not a Reason to Kill Me': Laverne Cox Speaks Out About the Murders of Black Trans Women It ought to be common knowledge by now that, without the contributions of black trans women, there would be no gay rights movement in the U.S. Still,...
2019-06-29, 23:32

Dallas police charge man with three murders including of trans woman Police arrest man over death of trans woman Muhlaysia Booker, and are investigating him over death of Chynal LindseyA 33-year-old man has been arrest...
2019-06-13, 17:16

Family of Trans Woman Who Died After Six Weeks in ICE Custody Plans to Sue Johana Medina Leon, 25, died earlier this month after spending six weeks in ICE custody. Medina Leon, who was from El Salvador, was seeking asylum in...
2019-06-13, 15:16

I'm a trans woman. Kiarostami's films helped me escape a prison of the mind Films like Close-Up and Certified Copy travel across a thin line of identity separating laborer from director, lover from strangerThe first thing I d...
2019-08-03, 22:32

Trans woman who died after illness in US custody had asked to be deported, family says Johana Medina León was denied medical care, says new legal claim: ‘She went to the US seeking protection and now she is coming home to us dead’A tran...
2019-06-13, 04:48

'There is no protection': case of trans woman fired after coming out could make history Aimee Stephens is at the center of the first supreme court case involving the civil rights of transgender peopleGrowing up in a Southern Baptist fami...
2019-09-30, 16:00

Thanks to Meghan Markle, Laverne Cox Is the 1st Trans Woman to Appear on the Cover of British Vogue “It’s a dream come true,” says Laverne Cox of her history-making appearance on the cover of British Vogue’s September issue, as reported by People. C...
2019-07-31, 20:16

Trans woman seeking asylum dies after pleading for medical help in US custody Death of Johana Medina Leon, hospitalized following chest pains, echoes case of Honduran woman a year agoA transgender migrant has died after becomin...
2019-06-04, 04:16

A beloved trans woman was brutally murdered by her boyfriend. Her story reveals a nationwide problem The story behind New York murder victim Josie Berrios is one of domestic violence and life in the transgender community.     ...
2019-06-13, 19:32

‘Black Mirror’ review: Season 5 celebrates kinky virtual reality sex Two college friends have a virtual affair with each other in the Season 5 premiere of Netflix’s “Black Mirror.” In the season opene...
2019-06-05, 20:16

Ukraine's comedian-turned-politician walks a fine line with America's reality-TV President Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky does not have an easy job. Ukraine is one of the poorest places in Europe, his country faces a steady outflow ...
2019-09-22, 15:32

Doin’ It for the—Reality TV? Black Ink Crew: Chicago Stars Hit With Suit Charging They Really Jumped Somebody A case of when keeping it real goes wrong? The “real” in this case is reality TV. The potential wrong? Well, according to a lawsuit filed by a gentle...
2019-06-04, 14:32

‘I Love You Black Man. I Love You Black Woman’: Meet the Real-Life Best Friends of Netflix’s See You Yesterday Netflix’s See You Yesterday isn’t your average sci-fi flick. Black nerds fighting police brutality, creating time travel and exposing viewers to Cari...
2019-05-25, 18:32

Moral leader, standup comic: Trump summons alternative reality at black youth summit President revels in mutual flattery during White House event organized by pro-Trump Turning Point USAThrough the looking glass, and a wormhole, in th...
2019-10-05, 04:32

Jesse Watters: Joe Biden a 'civil rights pioneer,' Dem critics trying to apply '2019 morality on the reality of 1972 America' Should Democratic presidential candidate apologize for saying he could work with Senate segregationists in the past or should he continue to refuse? ...
2019-06-21, 02:48

Black carbon particles found in human placentas Damaging particulate pollution has been found on the fetus-side of placentas in pregnant women. However, some researchers question whether this actua...
2019-09-18, 21:32

Bank of America adds human option to enhance robo investment offerings Bank of America Corp is rolling out a new wealth management product that combines automated portfolios with human advice, becoming the latest brokera...
2019-06-04, 13:32

Plastic wrapped in plastic: the wasteful reality of America's grocery stores On a shopping trip to Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods and other leading markets, plastic feels more plentiful than the food itselfWhere does your plastic g...
2019-06-20, 11:48

Black America saddles up to own its cowboy heritage African American artists are taking wild west style from the fringes to the cultural mainstreamAmerica is never far from the frontier mentality and 2...
2019-09-22, 10:00

When Will America Save Black Mothers From Dying? Never, Without Us “I have taken trauma and turned it into triumph,” says Brittany “Tru” Kellman, founder of Jamaa Birth Village in Ferguson, Mo. At the age of 13, Kell...
2019-09-16, 21:00

'Whitey's on the moon': why Apollo 11 looked so different to black America The civil rights leader Ralph Abernathy called Nasa’s moonshot ‘an inhuman priority’ while poor children went hungryThe date was 15 July 1969. As the...
2019-07-14, 08:16

Pittsburgh Is the Worst City in America for Black People. Here's How It Can Get Better If you need an example of the level of danger Pittsburgh’s black population faces for just living in the city, drive down Centre Avenue, go through t...
2019-09-18, 23:32

Traveling While Black: behind the eye-opening VR documentary on racism in America In the Emmy-nominated virtual reality project, viewers are given an immersive historical experience on the depressingly topical dangers of being blac...
2019-09-03, 17:32

Look up! North America will be treated to a Black Moon tonight INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — The black supermoon on Wednesday night will make for some out-of-this-world stargazing. The rare, all-black supermoon is the se...
2019-08-01, 03:01

Black Confederates: exploding America's most persistent myth Under Trump, old fractures – and falsehoods – are closer to the surface than ever. A new book seeks to bury a particularly pernicious theoryArlington...
2019-10-13, 20:48

‘I Will Not Allow That to Be Your Life.’ A Mother’s Letter to Her Black Sons on Growing Up in America In Breathe, Imani Perry, a professor of African American Studies at Princeton University, writes a letter to her sons Freeman and Issa about the chal...
2019-09-18, 04:32

To Improve Mental Health in Black America, We Must Empower Communities We’re still struggling to reconcile historic trauma with the black experience in America. After years of systemic oppression, exclusion, and discrimi...
2019-08-23, 22:16

Bill Cosby Called Himself 'America's Dad' and Black Twitter Determined That Was a Lie Disgraced comedian Bill Cosby might be a lot of things—an alleged serial rapist, “a sexually violent predator,” inmate number NN7687—but one title he...
2019-06-18, 00:16

Video: Woman Sees Something Large Underwater - Human-Sized Jellyfish Lizzie Daly was diving off the coast of Cornwall in Britain on Saturday when she saw something large in the distance, and did a doubletake. Daly had ...
2019-07-16, 08:48

Meet the man bringing craft beer to black America, one book at a time His book is called This Ain’t The Beer That You’re Used To, but Dom “Doochie” Cook is also not the beer writer that you’re used to. I’ve read a lot o...
2019-05-23, 02:00

Forced pregnancy in Italy violated ‘woman’s human right to health’, UN experts rule  The Italian Government violated a woman’s “human right to health” after a law which denied her the right to refuse fertility treatment she had previo...
2019-05-21, 16:32

Branded "Witch", Nepal Woman Beaten Up, Forced To Eat Human Excreta: Cops A 35-year-old woman in Nepal was allegedly beaten up and forced to eat human faeces by a group of villagers over accusations of witchcraft, the polic...
2019-08-18, 23:16

The Judges of America's Got Talent Are Horrified By What 1 Woman Does With a Rat Do you hate rats and also the idea of allowing one to walk across sensitive areas of your body? Well, please join us (and everyone in the theater) i...
2019-06-15, 00:48

At America’s research universities, “the number of black tenured faculty members grew by only one-te At America’s research universities, “the number of black tenured faculty members grew by only one-tenth of a percent from 2013 to 2017, to comprise 4...
2019-07-03, 18:32

What It’s Like To Be a Black Woman Named Beckii On Saturday, CNN published a lengthy piece of award-winning journalism on white people with black-sounding names. The insanely absurd story featured ...
2019-06-17, 04:16

How Queer People Brought Some Actual Reality to Dating-Reality TV You get the sense on MTV’s “Are You the One?” that the contestants’ identities aren’t as mediated, because they are all used to performing, whether o...
2019-08-28, 19:16

Tucson woman competes on America Ninja Warrior TUCSON – Tucson’s Rebekah Bonilla competed tonight on NBC’s American Ninja Warrior. This is the third time Bonilla has tackled the ...
2019-05-30, 05:48

The new 007 is a black woman – don't make her a Bond girl Online joy over Lashana Lynch inheriting James Bond’s codename may be premature. White men won’t give up their hero status so easilyFans have been ho...
2019-07-15, 19:32

Twiggy: ‘A woman in a black tuxedo with bow tie looks fabulous’ The model, actor and singer on her love of trouser suits – and why she was the first well-known woman to wear broguesI’ve been wearing tuxedos for as...
2019-09-03, 14:00

Arizona woman performs unforgettable duet on ‘America’s Got Talent’ PHOENIX (KPNX) – One person. Two voices. That’s how “America’s Got Talent” described Adaline Bates performance on the s...
2019-06-07, 02:01

‘Daughters’ welcomes 1st black woman to national board NEW YORK (AP) — The Daughters of the American Revolution is having a milestone moment. On Sunday, the lineage-based group is officially installing th...
2019-06-29, 18:32

Crystal Dunn: 'As a black woman I always felt I had to go above and beyond to be noticed' Four years after watching her USA team-mates hoist the World Cup from a sports bar, the dynamic 26-year-old left back is out to win one for herself w...
2019-06-08, 16:32

Black bear tried to climb into woman’s car in Rhode Island Don’t pick up hitchhikers. Even furry ones. A woman in Rhode Island found herself in the frightening position Tuesday of having to deny a ride ...
2019-05-29, 23:16

First Black Woman To Climb Mount Everest Says It "Needed To Be Done" The business executive who became the first black African woman to climb Mount Everest said Wednesday that knowing her climb would be in the record b...
2019-05-22, 18:32

Woman flees America to live in a cheap Mexican beach town Janet Blaser left Santa Cruz, Calif., for Mazatlán, Mexico, where she lives comfortably on less than $1,000/month. “I can’t imagine living in the US ...
2019-08-17, 02:00

Taraji Henson’s Groundbreaking Mental Health Summit Is Sure to Make an Impact on Black America’s Quiet Crisis What Taraji P. Henson has been able to do with her first Boris L. Henson Foundation benefit and conference last weekend was nothing short of a revela...
2019-06-14, 21:01

Arkansas Woman Charged Over Holding Four Black Teenagers at Gunpoint The boys were raising money for their football team. The woman, identified as Jerri Kelly, 46, is facing charges of aggravated assault and false impr...
2019-08-17, 07:32

New Research Says That Identifying as a ‘Strong Black Woman’ Can Lead to Depression In the last few years at least, there has been some pushback against the prevailing notion of the “strong black woman” as a good thing, as black wome...
2019-05-29, 04:00

Oui, Cannes: Film Director Mati Diop Becomes First Black Woman Ever to Win On Saturday French-Senegalese director Mati Diop became the first black female director to win an award in the Cannes Film Festival’s 72-year history...
2019-05-28, 03:32

She Did It! Jessica Nabongo Is the 1st Black Woman to Visit Every Country in the World The last time we saw world traveler—no, adventurer—Jessica Nabongo, it was this past July in New Orleans at the 2019 Essence Festival. But while NOLA...
2019-10-10, 20:00

Michigan cops stop black man for looking at white woman ‘suspiciously’ Police in Michigan stopped a black man for almost 20 minutes and asked for his ID after a white woman reported that he was “looking at her suspicious...
2019-08-17, 02:00

Detroit woman claims Spirit passenger refused to sit next to her because she's black Spirit Airlines is investigating a Detroit woman's report that a passenger on her flight refused to sit next her because she was black.  &...
2019-07-09, 18:00

Lizzo Makes Music History as the First Black Woman in 2019 to Score a No. One Hit Lizzo is 100% that bitch. The 31-year-old singer's banger "Truth Hurts" has reached number-one on the Billboard Hot 100. The catchy tune was sitting...
2019-09-04, 06:32

Texas Police Officer Shoots and Kills Black Woman in Her Own Home A white male officer with the Fort Worth Police Department in Texas is on administrative leave after shooting and killing a 28-year-old black woman i...
2019-10-13, 10:16

Patsy May Be Fiction, But Its Story of a Black Woman Immigrant Is Searingly True Patsy, the stunning second novel by Nicole Dennis-Benn, chronicles the often hidden sacrifices that black immigrant women make in pursuit of the ever...
2019-05-21, 23:16

#PicnickingWhileBlack: Pistol-Packing White Woman Pulls Gun on Black Couple A black couple who planned to spend their Memorial Day enjoying the beauty of nature found themselves at the wrong end of a gun barrel when a pistol-...
2019-05-30, 07:48

Greedy Developers Try to Bully 94-Year-Old Black Woman Out of Her Property in Nashville We are seeing it more and more in cities across the country: Greedy developers infringing on the lives of black and brown people who have lived in ne...
2019-05-31, 17:16

Mary Winston Becomes the Next Lone Black Woman to Lead a Fortune 500 Company Mary Winston has earned every right to be celebrated as Bed, Bath & Beyond’s new interim CEO; but we’ve also got to talk about a few things in th...
2019-05-26, 23:32

Meet Tish James, the Black Woman Standing up to Trump and All His Racist Policies New York Attorney General Letitia “Tish” James is not here for any of Donald Trump’s fuckshit. Not only is she New York’s top law enforcement officer...
2019-08-21, 00:16

Rhode Island woman’s blood turns black after using over-the-counter medication for toothache A Rhode Island woman’s blood turned a black-blue color — a sign of a potentially deadly blood condition —  after she took a common over-the-counter m...
2019-09-20, 05:32

Arrest made in hate crime that left black woman with collapsed lung Cops have busted the guy who allegedly sucker-punched and stabbed a black woman in November, leaving her with a collapsed lung, officials said Tuesda...
2019-08-20, 23:48

A White Woman Charges She Got Kicked Out of Her Rental for Having a Play Date With Black Folks A white woman from Georgia is suing her former landlords, saying they evicted her because she dared to have black guests over at the home she rented ...
2019-07-11, 08:48

Woman fights off black bear who gets up close and personal in Rhode Island, officials say A woman in Rhode Island found herself in the frightening position Tuesday of having to deny a ride to an overly friendly bear — who appeared intent o...
2019-05-29, 20:00

Overlooked No More: Elizabeth A. Gloucester, ‘Richest’ Black Woman and Ally of John Brown She ran boardinghouses whose lodgers included members of New York’s elite, raised money for an orphan asylum and was active in the abolitionists’ cau...
2019-09-18, 23:00

Black Woman Alleges She Was Denied Service, Forced to Give Up Her Seat for White Men Welcome to 2019: Where our president is racist, our college campuses aren’t far behind, and black people are apparently still expected to give up the...
2019-06-28, 19:32

Outraged Fort Worth leaders ask why police shot black woman inside home Pained and angry religious leaders warned Fort Worth, Texas, police they would scrutinize the investigation of an officer who shot and killed a 28-ye...
2019-10-14, 03:16

White Arkansas woman pulls gun on 4 black teens raising money for football team The wife of an Arkansas jail administrator Jerri Kelly pulled a gun on four black teen who raising money for their high school football team.  ...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Black Woman Gets a Racist Surprise with Her Drive-Thru Order: ‘I Seek Justice for This Hate Crime’ After ordering your food in the drive-thru, it’s only natural to check your receipt in order to asses the damage to your bank account. I mean, did yo...
2019-06-14, 21:01

Scarlett Johansson Talks Black Widow Film and Angelina Jolie and Other Woman Joining MCU The rumors are true: Scarlett Johansson will reprise her role as Black Widow in a standalone film, while a slew of other female celebs will portray p...
2019-07-22, 01:16

A Black Woman Takes Us Into the Swirl of Bipolar Disorder in New Memoir, I’m Telling the Truth, But I’m Lying Bassey Ikpi’s I’m Telling The Truth, But I’m Lying, the 43-year-old’s journey into her mental health struggle, is not a traditionally written memoir—...
2019-09-07, 10:00

White woman arrested after holding 4 black teens fundraising for football team at gunpoint, police say Four black teenage boys who were going door to door in their Arkansas community to fundraise were held at gunpoint and forced to the ground by a whit...
2019-08-18, 19:16

White Woman Claims She Invented the Hair Bonnet, Black Twitter Tells Her to Go Back to Wypipostan A white woman may have secured her spot in the Columbusing Hall of Fame after claiming that she invented an accessory used by black women ever since ...
2019-07-22, 22:00

Love It or Hate It, Fenty Has Made History: The First Luxury Line by a Black Woman Is Officially Open for Business In the days since Rihanna teased us with first looks at Fenty Maison, her luxury fashion collaboration with LVMH, excitement has been high—but review...
2019-05-29, 16:48

The writer of a popular self-care Twitter account revealed he's been pretending to be a black woman online, and people are angry YouTube On Friday, 23-year-old Texas State University graduate Isaiah Hickland revealed that he was the writer behind the popular Twitter account @e...
2019-10-12, 07:32

'America's Got Talent': What would human fireball do if he wins $1 million prize? 'Retire' The Human Fuse drew gasps as he flew through the air on fire on 'America's Got Talent,' but his banter with judge Simon Cowell brought...
2019-05-29, 06:00

#WhiteNoise: Garner, NC Cops Raided a Black Woman’s Home After Neighbor Complained of Her Playing “Islamic Jihadist” Malcolm X Speeches On Thursday a gang of police officers in Garner, North Carolina raided Mikisa Thompson’s house in the middle of the night for playing Malcolm X speec...
2019-05-23, 05:48

Blow the Whistle: Black Woman State Trooper Files Explosive Discrimination Lawsuit in Michigan, Exposing Police Brutality A now-retired Michigan State Trooper is a whistleblower in an explosive lawsuit that reveals a history of racial discrimination and police brutality ...
2019-10-06, 00:32

"Not My America Or Your America. Our America": Michelle Obama to Trump Former first lady Michelle Obama added her voice Friday to the Democratic outcry following President Donald Trump's attack on four ethnic minority co...
2019-07-20, 09:32

Black transgender woman found 'burned beyond recognition' in Florida, officials say Bee Love Slater was found badly burned in a car in Florida earlier this month. Advocates believe she is the 18th transgender person killed this year....
2019-09-16, 00:32

Health and Human Services halts federal research using human fetal tissue The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that federal sciences will no longer be allowed to use human fetal tissue to carry out res...
2019-06-05, 22:32

Pensioner racially abused black woman in south London and told her 'when Brexit comes, you will be gone' A pensioner has been sentenced for racially abusing a black woman in a south London bookmakers, calling her a "f****** n*****" and telling her "when ...
2019-07-01, 19:00

Black bear kills Minnesota woman in 'extremely rare' attack in Canada "We can’t believe a bear attacked a person," said Police Constable Jim Davis of Ontario Provincial Police.       ...
2019-09-06, 00:32

All Boys Aren’t Blue: A Black Queer Man Writes About Black Queer Life for Black Queer Kids With All Boys Aren’t Blue, George Johnson is the latest at-bat in what is shaping up to be a burgeoning, yet bountiful genre, that of black queer me...
2019-06-07, 07:16

Part-human, part-animal? Scientists may soon try to grow human organs in rodents Thanks to approval by the Japanese science ministry, scientists will experiment with stem cells to create human organs in rodents.    ...
2019-07-31, 20:32

NIH begins HIV vaccine trials in North America, South America, Europe The National Institutes of Health announced plans to begin a phase of trials on Monday on a new HIV vaccine in North and South America, and Europe, w...
2019-07-15, 18:48

What Can a Trans Memoir Do? Jacob Tobia’s new memoir is both timely and “oh so needed”—at least, that’s what the author tells us in the opening pages of Sissy: A Coming-of-Gende...
2019-07-12, 07:48

Watch: White Security Guard Pulls Gun on Black Cop in Full Uniform Because the Black Cop Had a Gun An Ohio police officer in full uniform, you know, the uniform that clearly identifies him as a police officer and as such gives him reason to have a ...
2019-07-14, 20:48

Black Is the New Black: Harlem's Fashion Row Presented a Challenge at Its 2019 Gala—and We Were Present “Tonight was a test. How many of you passed?” asked Harlem’s Fashion Row (HFR) founder Brandice Daniel of the packed house at New York City’s One Wor...
2019-09-07, 10:00

Black Genius, Recognized: Meet the 2019 Class of Black MacArthur Fellows Saidiyah Hartman was sitting in a bar in Durban, South Africa when she got the news: she had just been awarded a $625,000 MacArthur Fellowship. Accom...
2019-09-25, 16:00

Our Dog ‘Doesn’t Like Black People’: Tennessee Church’s Sorry Excuse for Denying a Black Housekeeper a Job The Catholic Diocese of Memphis (Tenn.) is facing backlash after a black housekeeper lost out on a cleaning job after church staffers reportedly clai...
2019-08-20, 03:48

Black Girls Rock! Reminds Us That the World Would Be Lost Without Black Women We owe black women a debt that we could never even imagine repaying. They have blessed us with their presence and for that, we are better as a collec...
2019-09-09, 16:00

Robin Thede on A Black Lady Sketch Show and why Black women will survive the end of the world 2019 has been a banner year for sketch comedy series—first, Netflix released the hilarious and highly experimental I Think You Leave With Tim Robins...
2019-08-03, 17:32

'Black Nonsense': Pennsylvania State Police Says Its Officers Did Not Racially Profile Black Driver Pennsylvania State Police, investigating one of their own for allegations of racial bias, have (surprise!) cleared themselves of any wrongdoing....
2019-09-24, 00:32

America's Least American-Style Car Was Also One of America's Most Influential Happy Fourth of July, fellow Americans! And, everyone else, have a beer and a hot dog on me! By me, I mean the United States government, who I’m sure...
2019-07-04, 23:16

Black Homebuyer Finds KKK Application in Cop’s Home—Sheds New Light on Shooting Death of Black Man in 2009 Rob Mathis was ready to make an offer on the house—a grand five-bedroom home sitting on 22 acres in the small town of Holton, Michigan. But during a ...
2019-08-11, 23:00

Black Homebuyer Finds KKK Application in Cop's Home—Sheds New Light on Shooting Death of Black Man in 2009 Rob Mathis was ready to make an offer on the house—a grand 5-bedroom home sitting on 22 acres in the small town of Holton, Michigan. But during a rec...
2019-08-11, 15:00

The Root's 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 3: Kamala Harris Throws Black Voters Under the Bus(ing?) This week’s Root 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings is full of surprises. We have a new No. 1 after several candidates forgot that black people s...
2019-07-11, 22:00

'Shopping while black': Yes, bias against black customers is real Name a store, and I’ll bet I can find a black person who has experienced discrimination there, writes Cassi Pittman ClaytorName a store, any store, f...
2019-06-24, 10:16

Traveling as a trans person: It's complicated These days, travel can be tough for anyone. But imagine if you're transgender. That adds many layers of complications. Find out what they are and tip...
2019-06-28, 15:32

'It's extraordinarily powerful': first trans monument comes to New York Transgender activists Marsha P Johnson and Sylvia Rivera are set to be honored close to the location of the Stonewall uprising of which they were a p...
2019-05-31, 11:00

AP Debrief: Trump may rollback Trans protections The Trump administration proposed revoking Obama-era discrimination protections for transgender people in health care, a move LGBT groups fear will r...
2019-05-25, 06:48

Milton’s Shakespeare Was Just a Trans-Atlantic Tweet Away A scholar in England suspected annotations in a First Folio at the Free Library of Philadelphia were John Milton’s, so he connected the dots with som...
2019-09-20, 03:32

Mastercard to Let Trans and Non-Binary People Use Their Preferred Name Mastercard is introducing the “True Name” card, which allows debit and credit users to choose to have their chosen name listed on their card—even if...
2019-06-19, 22:48

As 'Transparent' ends, has trans representation on TV improved? Amazon's Emmy-winning "Transparent" ends Friday with a "Musicale Finale," leaving behind a more inclusive landscape for trans storytelling on TV. ...
2019-09-26, 22:32

Transamerica/n: celebrating the underrepresented history of trans art In a unique new exhibition, works from artists such as Andy Warhol and Nan Goldin, highlight the progression of transgender models and subjectsIf you...
2019-08-06, 09:48

America the Beautiful, America the Cruel The Fourth of July, or the Fourth of You Lie as we black folks like to call it, is here again. And we’ll be inundated with bold-faced lies about Amer...
2019-07-04, 17:48

Trans Mountain pipeline expansion decision deadline is here The federal government is widely expected to approve the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion Tuesday — but even with a Yes vote, construction is likely...
2019-06-18, 16:32

A Teen Pretends to Be Trans, and Some Viewers Object to the Deception The indie film “Adam” centers on the 17-year-old title character passing as transgender to win the affection of a lesbian. Is the boy problematic? Or...
2019-08-16, 21:32

Hair removal can be a struggle for some trans women but this electrologist can help Trans women often struggle with hair removal, so Siobhan set up her own clinic in Manchester providing electrolysis - the only form of permanent hair...
2019-08-15, 08:32

HUD Announces New Plan to Fuck Over Homeless Trans People Led by nuclear-grade moron Ben Carson, the Department of Housing and Urban Development has announced it will remove protections for homeless trans pe...
2019-05-23, 02:48

No sensation: the new photo library of everyday trans life Struck by the lack of pictures of trans and non-binary people doing normal things, artist-activist Zackary Drucker created a database of free-access ...
2019-07-07, 14:48

Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion may start in September Construction to expand the Trans Mountain oil pipeline could begin in September, assuming the next regulatory steps go smoothly, the project's chief ...
2019-06-20, 00:32

Police investigate 18th killing of a trans person in the US this year Body of 23-year-old African American woman Bee Love Slater was found in a burned-out car in FloridaFlorida police are searching for a motive in the d...
2019-09-14, 22:00

What’s in a Name? A Lot. ‘The Name Change Project’ Helps Trans Folks Own Their Entire Lives Cris Lee, a resident of Washington, D.C., is a program manager at a nonprofit that works with traditionally underserved communities. Lee is also a tr...
2019-07-17, 05:32

Betting Firms to Form $11 Billion Trans-Atlantic Giant Flutter Entertainment agreed to merge with Canada’s Stars Group, a move that would create an online gambling giant worth more than $11 billion when i...
2019-10-02, 14:00

North Carolina: trans people given right to use bathrooms matching identity Settlement marks the end of a three-year battle over a controversial ‘bathroom bill’, also known as HB2A federal judge has affirmed the right of tran...
2019-07-24, 00:48

Murders of three trans women in Texas underline increasing dangers across US Three black trans women have been killed in Texas since October, and activists believe that attacks are on the rise due to a hostile political climat...
2019-06-08, 08:48

For the Trans Community, Snapchat’s ‘Gender-Swapping’ Filter Is Complicated It’s a simple idea––a new filter on Snapchat lets users alter images of themselves to look like a different gender. The Snapchat le...
2019-05-21, 16:01

NEB seeks opinions on Trans Mountain pipeline process resumption The National Energy Board has issued a certificate for the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion after it was approved by Ottawa on Tuesday but is seekin...
2019-06-22, 00:16

The new American family: trans, gender queer, nonbinary, two-spirit As part of our series, Stonewall at 50, we hear from six people who found love and happiness – after being told they didn’t belong Continue reading.....
2019-06-20, 18:16

Canada Reapproves Contentious Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion (TORONTO) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has once again approved the contentious Trans Mountain pipeline expansion that would nearly ...
2019-06-19, 06:00

Trans Mountain approval comes too late for some: ‘Many families didn’t survive this’ "There will be a lag time between when the construction starts and job hiring happens, and that's really worrisome because how do you sustain people ...
2019-06-19, 16:00

Muhlaysia Booker: an advocate against trans violence is mourned in Texas Before her death, Booker spoke about her attack, which was captured on video, to raise awareness about violence faced by transgender womenA week afte...
2019-05-21, 20:32

How a New Class of Trans Male Actors Are Changing the Face of Television This month marks 20 years since the world premiere of Boys Don’t Cry, Kimberly Peirce’s fictionalized retelling of the true story of a tr...
2019-09-26, 22:32

UPDATE 2-Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion may start in September WINNIPEG, Manitoba/CALGARY, Alberta, June 19 (Reuters) - C onstruction to expand the Trans Mountain oil pipeline could begin in September, assuming t...
2019-06-19, 22:32

Trans children's charity apologises after parents' emails published online Data breach included names, addresses and phone numbers of parents who asked for adviceA charity that supports transgender children has apologised an...
2019-06-16, 18:48

Virginia teacher sues after being fired for refusing to call trans student 'he' Peter Vlaming lost his job after claiming his religion prohibited him from using male pronouns for a student who transitionedA Virginia high school t...
2019-10-01, 20:00

Stonewall Activist and Trans Matriarch Miss Major Recovering From Stroke Miss Major Griffin-Gracy, a rabble-rousing, bad-ass warrior woman who is ever liberal with the word “motherfucker,” and has been instrumental in dema...
2019-07-09, 21:16

Climate activist Greta Thunberg completes trans-Atlantic journey The activist made the 14-day carbon-free journey on a yacht featuring solar panels and electricity-producing turbines. She has called for action to r...
2019-08-29, 06:48

Even the Pentagon Thinks Trump's Anti-Trans Troop Explanation Is Nonsense President Donald Trump recently defended his decision to ban trans people from serving in the U.S. military by explaining that the fact that they nee...
2019-06-06, 19:32

Canada aboriginal pipe dream might end Trudeau's Trans Mountain nightmare An indigenous-led group plans to offer to buy a majority stake in the Trans Mountain oil pipeline from the Canadian government this week or next, a d...
2019-07-02, 22:16

Trudeau’s Government Is Expected to Decide on Divisive Trans Mountain Pipeline Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s cabinet is deciding the fate of a proposal to expand a pipeline that links Alberta’s landlocked oil sands with the Pa...
2019-06-18, 20:16

Marketing boss quits Victoria's Secret after first trans model hired Ed Razek, who apologised last year for transphobic remarks, leaves US lingerie brandEd Razek, the chief marketing officer at Victoria’s Secret, who l...
2019-08-06, 19:32

Snapchat’s gender-swap photo filter is no game for trans people Hit a button, and you’re “transformed” into a woman. The beard disappears. The face and jaw smooth out. The hair floats jauntily ar...
2019-05-22, 04:48

Judge rules Virginia school board’s trans bathroom ban is discriminatory A federal judge has ruled that a Virginia school board’s policy that banned a transgender student from using the men’s restroom was discr...
2019-08-14, 04:00

Biden now opposes Trans-Pacific Partnership that Obama administration pursued Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said Wednesday that he now opposes the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a 12-nation trade deal for which the Ob...
2019-08-01, 05:32

Video of trans women forced from LA bar prompts hate crime investigation Women describe being physically removed by security after a couple inside the bar harassed and attacked themSecurity at a Los Angeles bar physically ...
2019-08-27, 00:16

Prime minister to make Trans Mountain pipeline announcement in Edmonton Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi will meet with workers at the Trans Mountain Edmonton Terminal on Friday m...
2019-07-12, 17:32

The Rocko's Modern Life movie on Netflix will feature a trans storyline This week, Netflix is going to revive the old Nickelodeon series Rocko’s Modern Life in a one-of special called Static Cling, and according to an Ent...
2019-08-08, 22:00

British Columbia cannot regulate Trans Mountain pipeline oil flows -court A British Columbia court ruled on Friday that the provincial government cannot introduce a law that would regulate increased flows of heavy crude thr...
2019-05-24, 20:16

UK design student creates a smart chest binder for trans people A UK design student created a smart wearable that could make chest binding safer, easier and more comfortable for transgender men and non-binary peop...
2019-06-17, 17:16

Oil and gas sector cautious as clock ticks down to Trans Mountain pipeline decision The oil and gas sector is looking forward to what's widely expected to be approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion while acknowledging the d...
2019-06-17, 20:48

Compton's Cafeteria riot: a historic act of trans resistance, three years before Stonewall Organizers are fighting to cement the legacy of the 1966 uprising and have designated the world’s first-ever ‘trans cultural district’ in San Francis...
2019-06-21, 18:48

Canada set to approve Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, Trudeau unlikely to benefit Canada looks set to approve the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, but the move is unlikely to help Justin Trudeau rebuild flagging support ahead of ...
2019-06-17, 20:48

CeCe Telfer's National Title Emphasizes The Catch-22 Of Being A Trans Athlete Because a large percentage of social conservatives only feign interest in women’s sports when trans women compete in them, CeCe Telfer is the most fa...
2019-06-04, 06:32

Trans Mountain pipeline expansion faces hurdles as landowners dig in heels Trans Mountain Corp. has not signed agreements with 33 per cent of landowners along the route and about half of the necessary permits are outstanding...
2019-09-11, 01:00

Little Black Mirror Is a Series of Black Mirror Webisodes Coming to Netflix’s Latin American YouTube Channel Eager for some Black Mirror, but can’t stand to wait for more Black Mirror? Netflix has something for you, and it’s called—wait for it—Little Black M...
2019-05-25, 22:00

Trans Mountain restarting pipeline construction ‘not reason to celebrate’: Jason Kenney Alberta's premier says Trans Mountain announcing it will resume construction on its pipeline expansion project is a step forward, but not a reason to...
2019-08-21, 21:48

Illinois governor JB Pritzker signs executive order to protect trans students Flanked by Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot, Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed the executive order Sunday — the same day as Chicago's Pride Parade. &...
2019-07-01, 19:16

Will the US supreme court protect gay and trans people's rights at work? | Lawrence Douglas The most conservative court in the US in decades will decide whether to extend workplace protections to LGBTQ peopleIt is said that William Brennan, ...
2019-10-11, 02:00

Teen activist Greta Thunberg arrives off NYC after 2-week trans-Atlantic voyage Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old climate change activist from Sweden, arrived in the waters off New York City Wednesday after a two-week sailing journey...
2019-08-28, 20:16

My Catholic, trans child is living proof of how wrong the Vatican is on gender | Anonymous No, my child’s transition has not led to the ‘destabilisation of the family institution’. Instead, we are stronger than everThe recent document from ...
2019-06-13, 15:32

Ottawa won’t rush into sale of Trans Mountain pipeline to Indigenous groups: Sohi Canada's natural resources minister says the government is willing to consider bids from Indigenous groups for a stake in the Trans Mountain pipeline...
2019-07-05, 09:16

UPDATE 2-British Columbia cannot regulate Trans Mountain pipeline oil flows - court A British Columbia court ruled on Friday that the provincial government cannot regulate increased flows of heavy crude through the proposed Trans Mou...
2019-05-24, 21:48

Trans Mountain pipeline expansion approval ‘isn’t a victory to celebrate’: Alberta premier Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says while he is pleased with the federal government's reapproval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project, it "...
2019-06-19, 00:16

Ohio Lawmaker Blames Mass Shootings on Weed, Trans People, Fatherlessness, and That’s Not All In the stretchiest stretching of all logic that can be remotely elongated, this might be the biggest stretch of all time by a Republican attempting t...
2019-08-06, 02:16

Canada Finance Minister says permitting work on Trans Mountain oil pipeline underway Work to obtain building permits for the Trans Mountain oil pipeline started on Wednesday, Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau said, a day after th...
2019-06-19, 21:16

UPDATE 1-British Columbia cannot regulate Trans Mountain pipeline oil flows -court A British Columbia court ruled on Friday that the provincial government cannot introduce a law that would regulate increased flows of heavy crude thr...
2019-05-24, 20:16

New York City to Honor Revolutionary Trans Activist Marsha P. Johnson With Monument The world’s first monument to transgender activists, announced Wednesday in New York City, will pay tribute to two women of color, Marsha P. Johnson ...
2019-05-30, 19:16

Playlist: Trans-Siberian Orchestra's Al Pitrelli shares his favorite classics Trans-Siberian Orchestra's Al Pitrelli's lengthy career has included stints recording and touring with Alice Cooper, Asia, Megadeth and oth...
2019-08-22, 06:48

United Airlines passengers discover their trans-Atlantic flight is crawling with ants A passenger on a Monday United flight from Venice, Italy to Newark, New Jersey, said she and other travelers discovered ants on the plane.  ...
2019-06-18, 00:16

B.C. to appeal top court ruling it can’t regulate flow of bitumen through Trans Mountain pipeline The B.C. Court of Appeal ruled Friday that B.C. does not have the power to implement a permitting regime to control the transport of heavy oil in the...
2019-05-24, 23:16

Indigenous bidder to launch ‘listening tour’ along Trans Mountain pipeline route An Indigenous group planning to bid for ownership of the Trans Mountain pipeline is launching a "listening tour'' of Indigenous communities in B.C. a...
2019-07-25, 00:48

Trans Streamers Lead Fundraiser Ahead Of Landmark Supreme Court Hearing Transgender nonprofit Trans Lifeline is running a streaming fundraiser this month. This week, in tandem with several events relevant to LGBTQ rights,...
2019-10-09, 01:32

A trans college student lost his ROTC scholarship. Caitlyn Jenner stepped in to help Kevin Winter/Getty Images Rising sophomore Map Pesqueira dreamed of serving in the US military and received a three-year ROTC scholarship to study a...
2019-06-27, 23:48

Activists call on insurance companies to stop coverage of Trans Mountain pipeline A coalition of environmental and Indigenous groups is calling on insurance companies to drop or refuse to provide coverage of the Trans Mountain pipe...
2019-08-09, 00:00

Court to rule Friday if B.C. can limit bitumen in key case for Trans Mountain pipeline The decision is expected to be crucial for the future of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion and Alberta's efforts to get oilsands crude to oversea...
2019-05-24, 13:48

Model lies about being transgender after receiving backlash for anti-trans comments: report A fashion model who recently admitted to lying about being transgender after making anti-trans comments online says she’s now “taking full responsibi...
2019-07-31, 19:00

With A Black Lady Sketch Show, Black women are no longer just background in sketch comedy On August 2, at a private screening of the premiere of A Black Lady Sketch Show, series creator Robin Thede regaled an audience of mostly Black women...
2019-09-07, 22:16

Astronomers just found a black hole so huge it makes our galaxy’s black hole look like a baby At the heart of our home galaxy is a supermassive black hole that gobbles up anything that gets too close. It’s huge, with a mass of 4 million ...
2019-08-13, 06:00

Amazon's Facial Analysis Program Is Building A Dystopic Future For Trans And Nonbinary People In 2017, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, just outside Portland, Oregon, wanted to find a man covered in dollar bills. The unidentified man, w...
2019-06-27, 18:48

Alberta runner Dave Proctor looking to shatter trans-Canada speed record in 2020 Ultramarathoner Dave Proctor is penetrating again to run 7,200 kilometres across the country in 65 days, to raise money and awareness for rare diseas...
2019-09-16, 04:32

Federal cabinet ministers visit Edmonton, Calgary in wake of Trans Mountain approval Two federal cabinet ministers are making appearances in Alberta Wednesday following the Trudeau government's second approval of the Trans Mountain pi...
2019-06-19, 16:16

Teen wrestlers, sci-fi road trips and lesbian vampires: the brave new world of trans film San Francisco’s Frameline43 festival highlights the evolution of trans lives onscreen – from bigotry to complex realityThings are tense. The 18-year-...
2019-06-20, 18:16

Burnaby mayor presses Trudeau on safety measures if Trans Mountain expansion approved "What we're looking for, if the expansion goes ahead, that we have a realistic way to approach how we're going to engage that safety issue," said Mik...
2019-06-04, 00:16

Alabama woman charged in her unborn baby’s death, cops say another woman pulled trigger An Alabama grand jury on Tuesday decided to indict a woman Wednesday with manslaughter for allegedly initiating and continuing a fight with another w...
2019-06-27, 18:32

Black Man With (Possible? Probable?) Hair Plugs Complains That Black People Care Too Much About Our Hair Perhaps the most telling aspect of thrift shop fedora repurposed as a strip club daytime shift buffet tray with sentience Jason Whitlock’s continued ...
2019-10-12, 00:00

Gavin Grimm: victory for trans student as US judge rules bathroom bill violated rights Decision is a major victory in case that has come to embody the debate around transgender student rightsA federal judge in Virginia ruled Friday that...
2019-08-10, 08:32

Held for More Than a Year in a Men’s Prison, North Carolina Finally Agrees to Transfer Trans Inmate to Women’s Facility After holding a trans woman inmate for more than a year in a men’s prison, North Carolina has announced that it will finally move Kanautica Zayre-Bro...
2019-05-29, 04:00

The Trans Mountain pipeline is a disaster – but Trudeau can make it right | Brian Cladoosby, Leonard Forsman, Teri Gobin and Jay Julius The pipeline poses grave risk to animals and Indigenous communities. As leaders of four sovereign tribes, we are calling on the government to say noI...
2019-06-14, 09:32

Never Forget: During Fashion’s Biggest Week, Pose’s Indya Moore and Angelica Ross Urge Us to Remember Trans Lives Seventeen women accompanied Indya Moore to the stage of the Daily Front Row Fashion Media Awards last Thursday night. As reported by the Cut, the act...
2019-09-10, 21:32

Can you get fit in virtual reality? Music is pounding. Neon lights are flashing all around me. I duck, dodge, and side-step, my hands lash out in every direction. But this isn’t ...
2019-07-21, 11:16

Black Women OWN the Conversation Puts Black Women in the Center Black Women OWN the Conversation, a collaboration between OZY Media, co-owned by Carlos Watson, a former CNN and MSNBC analyst, and the Oprah Winfrey...
2019-08-28, 20:48

Black housekeeper not allowed to clean church because priest's dog 'doesn't like black people' Collierville priest Jacek Kowal had said that he opposed the characterization of his actions as racist, but his dog is aggressive toward African Amer...
2019-08-19, 20:48

How 5G could improve augmented reality We all know by now that 5G is going to be a big deal. The next generation mobile network will provide ubiquitous gigabit connection speeds, extremely...
2019-06-01, 13:32

Mets’ new reality is sadly here This was, in its way, as bad a harbinger of what’s to come for the Mets as anything else. There was no drama this time, no tragic plot twist tinged w...
2019-07-04, 09:48

A Reality Check for Sea Ranch Demographic shifts. Climate change. The internet. “Sea Ranch is changing, like our society,” said the architect Mary Griffin. “We simply can’t build ...
2019-06-11, 18:16

Red Sox can’t hide from their sad Yankees reality It was only a week ago that the dream seemed possible. The Red Sox had crept within eight games of the Yankees in the AL East, having bludgeoned them...
2019-08-03, 21:16

'Don’t touch me like that!': video shows trans women forcibly removed from an LA bar – video A video posted to social media show a group of transgender women being forcibly removed from a Los Angeles bar. The women said they had earlier been ...
2019-08-27, 20:48

U.S.-Japan trade deal aims to put U.S. farmers on par with Trans-Pacific trade pact competitors The new U.S.-Japan trade deal will provide staged reduction of Japanese tariffs for more than $2 billion worth of U.S. beef and pork, matching access...
2019-10-08, 01:32

With the help of virtual reality, a massage on the beach is possible Esqapes immersive relaxation combines VR with massage therapy to give people the ability to relax at their favorite vacation destination.  ...
2019-08-01, 20:16

There is no sugarcoating this grim Jets’ reality PHILADELPHIA — If we’re being honest here, the Jets have little (to no) chance of defeating the Eagles on Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field. I know i...
2019-10-06, 19:00

Why Pricing Carbon Is Still More Theory Than Reality It’s an idea that’s been around for more than two decades: To slow climate change, make polluters pay for the damage they cause. Worldwide, more than...
2019-09-28, 04:00

Securing the new reality: why AR and VR security should be a top priority Organisations and consumers alike are excited by the new services and experiences promised by Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR). In hos...
2019-05-24, 14:16

The Ruthless Reality of Amazon's One-Day Shipping Amazon has rapidly expanded its internal shipping services as the company shifts toward one-day delivery shipping from its default two-day shipping s...
2019-06-14, 18:16

If Facebook owns reality, it'll be impossible to opt out Facebook is developing augmented reality glasses -- but that's not the wildest bit of future tech the company revealed during today's Oculu...
2019-09-26, 00:32

Americans think 1-in-4 are gay or lesbian, five times reality Americans believe that nearly a quarter of the nation is gay or lesbian, and women and younger people think nearly 3-in-10 are LGBT, according to a n...
2019-06-28, 01:48

Graphic Novels That Twist Reality This Way and That In his latest Graphic Content column Ed Park looks at Daria Tessler’s “Cult of the Ibis” and “Tumult,” by John Harris Dunning and Michael Kennedy — t...
2019-07-31, 18:01

The Mountain West had a moment in the sun. Then reality set in. On Saturday afternoon, the Mountain West stood 7-5 against Power Five teams this season, with four such games either underway or about to get underwa...
2019-09-15, 23:32

Exclusive: Trans-Siberian Orchestra announces 2019 winter tour, 'Christmas Eve and Other Stories' For the 2019 edition of their famous annual winter tour, TSO is throwing it back to the album and tour that started it all.     ...
2019-08-19, 21:48

Yankees address Giancarlo Stanton’s new reality Giancarlo Stanton is due to make his return to the Yankees on Tuesday following a string of injuries and Aaron Judge is expected back at some point d...
2019-06-18, 07:48

Why Pricing Carbon Is Still More Theory Than Reality: QuickTake It’s an idea that’s been around for more than two decades: To slow climate change, make polluters pay for the damage they cause. Worldwide, more than...
2019-09-27, 15:32

| UK urges EU to reflect 'political reality' on Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government has urged EU leaders again to drop their opposition to renegotiating the terms of Brexit, claiming ...
2019-08-04, 17:48

Free PDF download: Mixed reality in business This special report from ZDNet and TechRepublic looks at how the combination of augmented reality and virtual reality in mixed reality is empowering ...
2019-10-02, 22:32

The Oculus Quest Is How Virtual Reality Should Work Within 15 minutes of opening the package containing the Oculus Quest, Facebook’s new standalone virtual reality headset, I was playing a game. I wasn...
2019-06-05, 05:16

Opinion: The chilling reality of a warming world – It’s up to us. The latest report by the IPCC shows the impacts of climate change on the ocean and the earth's frozen regions. Urgent action is needed, says DW's Ire...
2019-09-25, 12:32

TNW’s mid-2019 guide to virtual reality hardware Virtual reality is a booming technology. Like artificial intelligence and blockchain, it’s on a meteoric rise and every big tech company on the plane...
2019-07-10, 00:48

Nets embracing their new reality: ‘Now it’s championship talk’ LAS VEGAS — While Caris LeVert and Taurean Prince are close friends with Kevin Durant, they both downplayed any role they had in luring him to the Ne...
2019-07-08, 10:48

Fireworks for Retail Stocks Are a Dose of Reality The gap between winners and losers in retail is becoming clearer, but some investors have been caught out making wrong-way bets this quarter, leading...
2019-05-28, 17:00

I 'Stormed' Area 51, Where Memes Abducted Reality RACHEL, Nev. — I was 90 minutes north of Las Vegas, driving from the vast Mojave into the even wider expanse of the Great Basin Desert, when I was pu...
2019-09-23, 23:00

D-Day joy, hell told anew with virtual reality CAEN, France — The emotion of being liberated from Nazi occupation was so sweet and intense that the French refugees burst into song, a spontaneous r...
2019-05-29, 21:48

Reality Check: Why your Top 25 team could tank in 2019 Reality Check: AP preseason Top 25 teams tank ever year. It's just a fact. Why your team could be in danger of being a disappointment in 2019 &...
2019-08-20, 16:16

How AMLO’s Plans to Transform Mexico Ran Into Reality Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador rode to a landslide election victory in July 2018 by promising to transform Mexico. AMLO, as he’s known...
2019-07-25, 08:48

Five Nights At Freddy's will soon terrify you in augmented reality The Five Nights At Freddy's franchise shows few signs of slowing down after a virtual reality spinoff arrived earlier this year. Next up is an a...
2019-09-13, 22:00

Niantic’s view of the future of augmented reality Ross Finman, head of AR at Niantic, talked with gaming personality Blair Herter about the future of augmented reality at GamesBeat Summit 2019.Read M...
2019-05-26, 08:16

Negative U.S. bond yields may become reality: PIMCO Investors may have to grapple with the possibility of the once-unthinkable becoming reality - negative U.S. Treasury bond yields, according to money ...
2019-08-07, 19:32

Low pay in the garment industry still a reality despite pledges – study Report finds fashion brands use living wage rhetoric to improve social sustainability perceptionCommitments by global fashion brands to pay the livin...
2019-05-30, 18:16

PlayStation VR 2 could bring wireless virtual reality to your PS5 – and more Sony has finally confirmed the PlayStation 5 will release at the end of 2020 but even though the company spilled a few key details about its next-gen...
2019-10-09, 23:00

D-Day for civilians told anew with virtual reality Archeologists using laser scanning are mapping caves where French civilians sheltered on D-Day and in the battle of Normandy. The data is then turned...
2019-05-29, 11:48

Mixed reality will help us navigate labyrinthine hospitals In ten years I’m confident that we’ll all be surprised by the innovative application of VR and AR for wayfinding in healthcare and many other industr...
2019-08-02, 02:32

The Move to Make Hyperloop Travel a Reality While technology has made it possible to stream any video and hail a car from almost anywhere, it still hasn’t been able to make the travel experienc...
2019-05-23, 09:32

Dreams becomes reality: the game that can make an artist out of anyone Digital artist Dan Hett explores the Dreamiverse, a galaxy of games, music, art and ideas created by players in a limitless virtual art studioAs a di...
2019-05-23, 12:00

'Space Invaders' movie is closer to becoming a reality Warner Bros. bought the movie rights to Space Invaders years ago, and now it looks ready to do something with the classic alien-blasting franchise. ...
2019-07-14, 04:48

How well do Boris Johnson's claims stack up against reality? Tory leadership favourite could be party leader and PM in just over three weeks’ timeDespite enduring a tumultuous week, Boris Johnson remains the ov...
2019-06-28, 21:16

Indigital using augmented reality for traditional storytelling The Australian startup works with traditional owners to help them share cultural narratives, language, and storyteling through augmented and mixed re...
2019-10-08, 08:00

ITV chiefs summoned by MPs in reality shows probe ITV's bosses have been summoned to gi‎ve evidence to a parliamentary probe into reality television launched in the wake of the death of a guest...
2019-06-06, 21:32

NASA needs your help to make its Moon mission a reality NASA’s upcoming Artemis missions to the Moon are taking shape, and with a very short deadline of 2024 for a crewed trip to the lunar surface, i...
2019-10-02, 03:00

Bitter Reality Is Setting in for Europe's Airlines So much for hopes that European airlines will finally put their house in order and rival the profitability of U.S. peers. A big profit warning from L...
2019-06-17, 15:00

Snap's Spectacles 3 are made for augmented reality Snap's Spectacles 2 were functionally better, but not a revolution -- and they were still a bit dowdy. Its latest attempt at smart eyewear migh...
2019-08-14, 02:00

Virtual reality helps kids getting X-rays (Reuters Health) - A virtual reality program with cartoon characters may reduce children's fear before imaging procedures, a South Korean study sugge...
2019-09-14, 05:32

Opinion: The chilling reality of a warming world – It's up to us. The latest report by the IPCC shows the impacts of climate change on the ocean and the earth's frozen regions. Urgent action is needed, says DW's Ire...
2019-09-26, 07:32

Quantum physics for regular people: Is reality even real? Everything you assume about the universe, the laws that govern it, and how objective reality works is probably wrong. What goes up doesn’t have to co...
2019-09-13, 02:32

No Man's Sky's Beyond Update Fulfills The Childhood Dream Of Virtual Reality You look left and see a giant alien behemoth. You look right and see your spaceship. And then you re-adjust your virtual reality helmet to account fo...
2019-08-22, 22:16

HTC sees mixed reality as the next “disruptive technology” after smartphones HTC expects mixed reality, the combination of virtual reality and augmented reality, to become the next “disruptive technology” after s...
2019-07-01, 11:32

Remote Control Dogs Are Now a Reality Thanks to This Haptic Vest You know how you instinctively reach for your pocket every time you feel your phone vibrating with a notification? Researchers at Ben-Gurion Universi...
2019-07-24, 00:16

Phil Mickelson acknowledging grim US Open reality Phil Mickelson has come to the conclusion that his dream for a U.S. Open and the career grand slam is likely over. Mickelson, a six-time U.S. Open ru...
2019-06-20, 13:00

NBA free agency winners and losers: Warriors’ new reality changes everything As usual, the potential drama of NBA free agency was discussed and dissected for months. For once, the upcoming season could be even more suspenseful...
2019-07-02, 04:16

Reality check: Scheer wants Canada to be ‘energy independent.’ Is this possible? Andrew Scheer is touting energy independence as a path to economic prosperity for Canada, a goal he says could be achieved through a dedicated, coast...
2019-05-30, 18:00

Accept reality, Serbia does not control Kosovo: Vucic Serbia needs to accept that it has lost control over Kosovo, its former southern province, and it must seek a compromise to normalize ties with Prist...
2019-05-27, 22:32

Google puts augmented reality animals in its Search app If you Google certain animals, you might just come across an augmented reality surprise in your results. The tech giant has rolled out a new card for...
2019-06-02, 01:16

Rodney Dangerfield's Back To School is becoming a reality show According to Variety, some parents who have been getting heyyy, no respect, no respect at all from their college-aged children may soon have a recour...
2019-06-18, 10:48

Post Malone to perform for fans in virtual reality Is it possible to digitally flash someone? Post Malone will soon find out. The boob-brained rapper will stream his upcoming Raleigh, NC, concert in v...
2019-10-03, 21:32

Walmart uses virtual reality to test new store managers Virtual reality headsets are being used to test Walmart employee knowledge and leadership skills when hiring new managers.     &...
2019-07-08, 18:48

Maneater is like a silly Jaws Revenge: The Reality Show The open-world action RPG is part Grand Theft Auto and part National Geographic documentary. You play as a shark that only gets bigger the more you e...
2019-06-20, 06:32

6ix9ine Courted Gang Life. Then Reality Became Too Real. The rapper’s testimony about the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods showed how social media has upended the traditional relationship between hip-hop and gangs....
2019-09-27, 00:00

Your new reality TV addiction? A show about artisanal glass-blowing It’s niche, it’s pretentious and it’s full of cliches. But Netflix’s Blown Away is so hilariously absurd that simply everyone has to see itMasterChef...
2019-07-12, 20:00

'Sorry, but I am too busy to talk to you right now': this is our modern life reality | Bob Brody It has nothing to do with you, my being too busy. It’s me. I’m too busy for work-life balance“On an average day, nearly everyone age 15 and over (96%...
2019-08-25, 17:48

Tekashi69 Courted Gang Life. Then Reality Became Too Real. The rapper’s testimony about the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods showed how social media has upended the traditional relationship between hip-hop and gangs....
2019-09-28, 01:00

Streamers such as Netflix have a lot to gain from competitive reality shows Netflix's new reality competition "Blown Away" doesn't just add danger and drama to the art of glassblowing, it shows what streamers can ga...
2019-08-01, 23:00

New exploit could make permanent jailbreaking a reality for the iPhone Whether people still jailbreak iPhones and iPads or not, security researchers will keep hunting for vulnerabilities in hardware or software that coul...
2019-09-28, 01:32

There’s a new Minecraft game coming, and it’s played entirely in augmented reality You'll be able to build structures and worlds on your table with friends... [credit: Microsoft ...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Tilt Five wants to bring augmented reality to tabletop games In 2013, former Valve engineer Jeri Ellsworth used an idea for projection-based AR glasses from her prior employment and built a company called Techn...
2019-09-24, 11:32

Why Aragon MotoGP surge masked Aprilia's "reality" Aleix Espargaro warns his strong MotoGP Aragon Grand Prix weekend is not the "reality" of Aprilia's true pace and admits the manufacturer is still "s...
2019-09-23, 21:32

Reality is going to stall for some time the advent of driverless cars Rolling out autonomous cars across the U.S. will require a coordinated, multi-jurisdictional effort to address governmental, institutional and legal ...
2019-08-02, 19:32

Why Asia’s Banking Hubs Are Making Virtual a Reality Long gone are the days when banking meant having to stand in line at crowded branches to cash a check or apply for a loan. Automated teller machines,...
2019-07-31, 18:01

Fears become a reality for retail with a fourth round of tariffs Many consumer products, like clothing, shoes and electronics have been spared from the last three rounds of tariffs. But the remaining $300 billion o...
2019-08-02, 20:16

Apple triples down on augmented reality, but it will be a tough sell Apple's new AR software puts humans into the picture and mixes animation and real life. The company hopes developers use tools to create awesome...
2019-06-06, 14:32

Why aren’t brands using Google’s augmented reality wrapper? I'm baffled by why so few brands seem to be using Google's new AR wrapper. It's a landmark product that lets you insert AR models via a single line o...
2019-09-08, 10:32

Bundesliga club Union Berlin: Between idealism and reality Union Berlin hold cult status for many fans as a club that stands for more than just football. Yet before Union's historic first Bundesliga season, t...
2019-08-16, 19:32

The US Open reality Phil Mickelson can no longer escape PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — They sang “Happy Birthday” again to Phil Mickelson at the U.S. Open on Sunday, but it’s becoming to sound like more of a curse...
2019-06-17, 07:00

'Ignoring reality': Biden got it wrong on Iraq, Mattis says Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis doesn’t recite any of his conversations with President Trump in his upcoming book (much to the consternation of W...
2019-08-31, 07:48

Apple reveals ARKit 3 with RealityKit and Reality Composer Following past tradition, Apple is using WWDC to unveil new augmented reality initiatives, coming on the heels of ARKit 1.0 and 2.0 at prior years' e...
2019-06-04, 04:48

Virtual Reality Video Games That Double as Exercise Virtual reality is still niche, but a growing crop of VR games with a fitness element may inspire people to pick up a headset. Here’s what to know be...
2019-09-18, 01:32

Mets can no longer hide from their trade-deadline reality MIAMI — After a four-day break from the grind, harsh reality beckons the Mets on Friday. Once a team that had designs on competing for the postseason...
2019-07-12, 01:16

It's a Reality TV Junkie's Dream Come True: BravoCon Is Happening Move over comic cons, the Real Housewives are coming. Bravo announced the first ever BravoCon is happening in November 2019 in New York City. Complet...
2019-05-23, 08:16

D-Day joy, hell for civilians told anew with virtual reality Archeologists using laser scanning are mapping caves where thousands of French civilians sheltered on D-Day and in the battle of Normandy that follow...
2019-05-29, 12:16

David Lynch: ‘It’s important to go out and feel the so-called reality’ The cult director of Blue Velvet is soon to bring his creative vision to Manchester international festival. But how does he get his ideas?David Lynch...
2019-06-30, 11:32

Nreal Light mixed reality smartglasses will debut for $500 Nreal is launching its Nreal Light augmented reality smartglasses for $500. It is one of the first lightweight AR glasses with a bright display.Read ...
2019-05-31, 04:32

37th Munich Film Festival: The power of reality Focusing on socially critical cinema, the 2019 Munich Film Festival shows the consequences of globalization — in both fictional and documentary films...
2019-06-29, 02:48

Augmented Reality is making industrial work more productive This is a screenshot of a Fieldbit AR view of a water treatment plant. The user can see equipment identification and telemetry tagged directly to ind...
2019-10-04, 03:32

Warriors president faces his sad Kevin Durant reality If he could do it all over again, Bob Myers wouldn’t change a thing. The Warriors President of Basketball Operations spoke for the first time Monday ...
2019-07-16, 03:32

Here's some iconic reality TV moments reimagined as ASMR lullabies ASMR clips are a kind of video that some fall asleep to, or gain some sort of relaxing comfort from for a lot of people. It’s pretty popular, but it ...
2019-06-15, 04:16

Speller balances bee with reality TV, social media stardom OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Akash Vukoti is competing in the Scripps National Spelling Bee for the third time at age 9. It’s just one of his many sta...
2019-05-29, 02:00

Virtual reality experiences can help ease severe pain (Reuters Health) - Playing virtual reality games or relaxing in a virtual nature setting might help ease chronic pain, particularly when symptoms are...
2019-08-15, 02:32

In Delaying Tariffs, Trump Faces Up to Economic Reality President Trump insists China is paying the full cost of his tariffs. But his decision to push some of them off until December is an admission of the...
2019-08-15, 02:00

Macy's Turnaround Hits Harsh Retail Reality Macy’s lowered its full-year earnings outlook after missing profit expectations in the latest quarter, even though it reported growth in a key sales ...
2019-08-14, 23:00

SESAME Field Trip Day One: Reality checks in Jerusalem Can science bring peace to the Middle East? DW's Zulfikar Abbany traveled through Israel and the West Bank to a synchrotron in Jordan to find out. Th...
2019-09-17, 19:32

Samsung may develop foldable augmented reality glasses Samsung is exploring the possibility of developing augmented reality glasses, based on one of its latest patent applications first spotted by Patentl...
2019-07-13, 08:16

Johnson's no-deal claim 'flies in the face of reality' Jeremy Hunt has challenged Boris Johnson over his claim that the chance of a no-deal Brexit is "a million-to-one against", arguing it "flies in the f...
2019-06-28, 14:32

Snap, in augmented reality push, launches new Spectacles Snap Inc said Tuesday it will launch a new version of its Spectacles sunglasses, which will have the capability of capturing photos and videos and u...
2019-08-13, 18:32

Joe Namath adds dose of reality to Sam Darnold expectations Jets great Joe Namath saw the 2019 version of the team up close on Monday, watching practice and spending some time in the quarterbacks room with Sam...
2019-08-13, 14:32

Why the Democratic Debates Are Starting to Feel Like a Reality Show The Democratic National Committee has all but encouraged performative breakout moments, and candidates must try to go viral or risk being left behind...
2019-07-19, 14:48

Photograph lays bare reality of melting Greenland sea ice Research teams traversing partially melted fjord to retrieve weather equipment release startling pictureRapidly melting sea ice in Greenland has pres...
2019-06-18, 02:48

Volvo designers are driving around in mixed-reality headsets I'm sitting in a Volvo XC60 in Italy when a moose appears from out of a doorway. Except that none of this is real. I'm actually sat in an o...
2019-05-29, 15:16

"Not Concept, It's Reality": Next-Gen Plane To Track Your Bathroom Visits Attention airline bathroom loiterers: The next generation of Airbus aircraft will track how long you've been in there. It's all part of an effort to ...
2019-09-13, 10:00

Viveport – the Netflix for VR – comes to Windows Mixed Reality headsets Windows Mixed Reality headsets are about to get even better for gamers with the Viveport subscription service officially supporting the affordable vi...
2019-05-29, 17:48

Living on a shoestring: the reality of tennis below the world of Wimbledon The grind of travelling on a tight budget and having to pay coaches can pay a heavy price on both body and mindMoments after losing a tight, gruellin...
2019-06-30, 13:32

‘What if Beyoncé never happened?’: an alt-reality post Kanye v Taylor Ye’s interruption at the VMAs 10 years ago sent the stars on different paths. But could things have been different?Ten years ago, Kanye West stormed ...
2019-10-01, 16:00

SESAME Field Trip: Reality checks in Jerusalem Can science bring peace to the Middle East? DW's Zulfikar Abbany traveled through Israel and the West Bank to a synchrotron in Jordan to find out. Th...
2019-09-18, 11:32

Huawei’s Android replacement is one step closer to becoming a reality Huawei is getting closer, it seems, to the day when it will begin relying on a Plan B mobile operating system to replace the reliance it’s enjo...
2019-06-14, 04:16

Dreams: The PS4 game that lets you design and share your own reality Dreams, a groundbreaking new Playstation 4 game, lets everyone build their own exciting worlds by playing at being a developer - only without all tha...
2019-05-21, 19:48

Lampard admits Chelsea received 'reality check' "Chelsea manager Frank Lampard\u0027s Premier League debut as manager of the club with whom he enjoyed so much success as a player ended in a 4-0 def...
2019-08-12, 00:00

Virtual reality seems like a great place for sniping, doesn’t it? Virtual reality seems like a great place for sniping, doesn’t it? Rebellion and Just Add Water team up for Sniper Elite VR for PlayStation VR, Oculus...
2019-06-11, 22:48

'Going to bed hungry': the harrowing reality of poor children living in DC New study shows kids in District of Columbia are the most underprivileged in the country, facing daily threats of homelessness and food insecurity A ...
2019-08-29, 08:16

La Llorona: An In-depth Investigation into the Reality of the Mexican Legend Of all the Latin American folktales and legends, none are more prolific and well-known as that of La Llorona. Long before its latest movie incarnatio...
2019-05-25, 03:48

'I wish I could die,' former Jeremy Kyle participant tells reality TV hearing A man who became known as the "most-hated guest" on The Jeremy Kyle Show has told MPs that he swallowed 30 codeine tablets in an attempt to take his ...
2019-09-04, 20:32

The Handmaid's Tale Sacrifices Some of Its Brutal Reality for Hope in Season 3 There’s a moment in The Handmaid’s Tale’s third season when Aunt Lydia comes up to June and issues a stern warning: “Don’t be clever. There are conse...
2019-05-29, 23:16

Virtual reality: how women are taking a leading role in the sector Despite a well-documented gender imbalance within the tech industry, a recent survey suggests that when it comes to VR, women are starting to take up...
2019-05-29, 00:16

Windows Mixed Reality headsets are disappearing from the Microsoft Store [Update: Microsoft has given official comment, which we've added to the article below – but there's still no word on whether these d...
2019-06-28, 14:32

MWM Interactive moves beyond virtual reality to video game publishing MWM Interactive, the interactive entertainment division of media and entertainment company MWM, is announcing it is moving into video game publishing...
2019-09-05, 08:00

Atwood says 'Handmaid's Tale' got much closer to reality, prompting sequel Canadian author Margaret Atwood said a deterioration in women's rights in some parts of the world including in the United States prompted her to writ...
2019-09-11, 06:32

Guidemaster: Is Valve Index the best virtual reality system to buy in 2019? Enlarge / Front row: PlayStation VR, Oculus Quest, Valve Index, Oculus Rift S. Back row: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive Pro. (Only headsets from the...
2019-06-29, 00:16

Harry Potter Augmented-Reality Game Is Off to a Slow Start The new mobile game “Harry Potter: Wizards Unite” is off to a lackluster start, signaling another missed opportunity to drive mainstream adoption of ...
2019-06-28, 00:32

Keep Talking: How Reality TV Shows Tend to Their Contestants' Mental Health People knew more or less what they were getting themselves into when they signed up for VH1's Couples Therapy. The premise was built right into the t...
2019-10-06, 18:00

The bigger they are, the harder they fall — WeWork and Uber’s fight against reality We now know that Uber is worth one of two amounts: precisely $68.95bn or absolutely anything. Never before has a company both been a worthless empty ...
2019-07-01, 13:16

iOS 13 file confirms Apple is testing an augmented reality headset Hints pulled from iOS 13 code have already shown signs of the rumored AR headset that Apple is supposedly working on, but now there's clearer pr...
2019-09-11, 07:32

YouTube rolls out augmented reality for viewers to virtually try on makeup YouTube will allow viewers to virtually try on makeup using an augmented reality program called AR Beauty Try-On. MAC Cosmetics is the first company ...
2019-06-20, 22:48

Super Smash Bros. UItimate Now Has Virtual Reality Support It wasn’t great with Mario or Zelda, but hey, let’s see if adding a dash of virtual reality to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, via Nintendo Labo, adds an...
2019-05-31, 03:48

Are You the One? Reality show's sexually fluid season was a Gen Z fever dream The eighth season of the MTV offered unguarded moments in queer love – and breakupsMTV aired the season eight finale of Are You the One? on Monday ni...
2019-09-11, 00:32

New Microsoft patent shows off a floor mat for your virtual reality experiences Trying to roam through vast computer-generated worlds from your not-very-vast living space poses a number of challenges for virtual reality – ...
2019-10-07, 09:00

Spelling Bee whiz balances reality TV, social media stardom OXON HILL, Md. — Akash Vukoti no longer stands out at the Scripps National Spelling Bee for his age, not with a record 23 spellers competing this yea...
2019-05-29, 23:16

Augmented reality changes how people interact and communicate, study finds Enlarge / An actor portrays a participant in a new study of the impact of augmented reality on social interactions. The area inside the dotted line i...
2019-05-29, 23:16

Trump’s ‘deal of the century’ ignores reality in the Middle East The Trump administration's solution to the Palestine-Israel conflict will be unveiled later this month in Bahrain— and a critical UN program for Pale...
2019-06-21, 11:16

These Sleepless Nights mixed reality exhibit addresses homelessness in the U.S. These Sleepless Nights is a mixed reality documentary that uses cutting-edge spatial computing technology to allow visitors to listen, connect, and e...
2019-08-30, 23:16

Koala conservation goes high-tech with virtual reality and drones An Australian project has demonstrated airborne thermal cameras and virtual reality could much more accurately pinpoint where koalas live, and improv...
2019-05-31, 12:16

Volvo: Mixed-reality tool is car development 'game changer' Volvo says the tool will allow designers and engineers to drive next-generation vehicles years before they exist, saving time and money while improvi...
2019-05-29, 21:32

Bernie Sanders guarantee that everybody will be able to go to any doctor or hospital has no basis in reality Sen. Bernie Sanders made many defenses of his healthcare plan that rested on shaky ground, but one of his most egregious statements was that "under o...
2019-06-28, 09:16

Nreal's mixed reality glasses will cost $499 and ship this year First unveiled at CES 2019, Nreal's Light mixed reality glasses are almost ready for their commercial debut. According to the Chinese startup be...
2019-05-31, 00:32

Knicks schedule: Kyrie Irving’s New York reality comes early The Knicks will open their season with two road games — in San Antonio on Oct. 23 then an early meeting in Brooklyn against Kyrie Irving’s Nets on Oc...
2019-08-12, 21:32

Virtual reality helps Japan's elderly travel the world A team at the University of Tokyo is helping the elderly of Japan travel through virtual reality, taking them everywhere from the canals of Venice to...
2019-07-16, 04:16

Jenna Dewan to host new Fox reality show ‘Flirty Dancing’ Forget “The Masked Singer.” There’s a bizarre — if sexier — new reality competition coming to Fox. “Flirty Dancing,” hosted by Jenna Dewan (a k a ex-...
2019-10-10, 19:32

The augmented reality app for the 2019 Range Rover is helpful for any new driver Forget the new car smell we all know about. When you first buy any new car, there’s a much more memorable experience for the driver: learning ...
2019-09-28, 23:00

Deepak Chopra on new 'Metahuman' book: 'What is reality prior to constructs?' It's a messy world, Deepak Chopra says, but his new book "Metahuman" argues we have infinite potential to change it.       ...
2019-10-02, 07:00

Google invests in augmented reality tech startup Hello TeamSolar Hello TeamSolar has partnered with Google to create augmented reality (AR) technology focused on customized experiences in particular locations.Read ...
2019-06-05, 19:32

Samsung could still be planning to launch a pair of augmented reality specs Gadget makers aren't giving up on the idea of getting Google Glass-style augmented reality specs on our faces, with a recently filed Samsung pat...
2019-07-13, 13:16

Reality bites: Serbian lawyer fights to stop trash TV Violence, misogyny and vulgar insults are common on reality TV — and it harms viewers, say experts. One man in Serbia is campaigning to change the la...
2019-09-14, 17:00

Augmented reality offers an exciting future for Hollywood blockbusters There is a space for bigger than life illusions that can update a process, cut costs, and provide a powerful user experience…without headsets or gogg...
2019-06-09, 02:32

Pete Alonso’s celebration underscores Mets’ grim reality It looks like Pete Alonso knows the end is inevitable for the Mets. Alonso, who had been ripping players shirts off after recent walkoff wins, gently...
2019-09-25, 15:32

Bundesliga: Union Berlin face tough football reality The club celebrated a surprise promotion to the Bundesliga, but as October arrives Union Berlin face a tough truth about their chances of staying in ...
2019-09-28, 14:32

England Lionesses get 'reality check' for World Cup from Royal Marines • ‘There were men who had their legs blown off’ – Beth Mead• Team-building activities took place at St George’s ParkToni Duggan and Beth Mead have sp...
2019-05-24, 01:48

Marc Staal sees his Rangers reality through Dan Girardi’s exit Time marches on, and careers come to an end. The reality of that was driven home for Marc Staal this week when something he knew was happening finall...
2019-09-21, 11:32

Apple says $14 billion EU tax order 'defies reality and common sense' The European Union's order to Apple to pay 13 billion euros ($14 billion) in back taxes "defies reality and common sense", the U.S. firm said as the...
2019-09-17, 19:32

TV Scoop Awards 2019: Vote for the Best Reality and Talk Shows Let's get real. Today's TV Scoop Awards polls are all about the reality shows, the competition shows, the talk and variety shows that give you a bit...
2019-07-23, 22:32

I turned my bedroom into a cinema for shitty reality TV with this easy-to-use projector I have several passions that I would say define the core of my personality: Hawaiian pizza, scatological talk, and reality TV. When I was given the c...
2019-08-13, 17:00

Snap, in augmented reality push, launches new Spectacles version Snap Inc said Tuesday it will launch a new version of its Spectacles sunglasses that will have the capability of capturing photos and videos and upl...
2019-08-13, 19:32

Dream of Retiring Abroad? The Reality: Medicare Doesn’t Travel Well More U.S. retirees are moving away, and they are finding that Medicare doesn’t pay for health care outside the country. The solution: Mixing coverage...
2019-07-18, 14:00

How Durant, Irving and Jordan made Nets move a reality The timeline remains vague, distant, uncertain. Kevin Durant may not play this season. It is the expectation Sean Marks set this week. It is the plan...
2019-09-28, 06:00

Reality check: No, the RCMP did not confirm an investigation into SNC-Lavalin scandal The Conservative Party of Canada posted and quickly deleted a tweet Tuesday declaring that the “RCMP confirms Justin Trudeau is under investigation."...
2019-09-18, 02:00

Mets lose Jeff McNeil in tough reality check ATLANTA — The energy that had buoyed the Mets during their consecutive winning streaks over the last three weeks was conspicuously absent Tuesday nig...
2019-08-14, 06:00

Think Republicans are disconnected from reality? It's even worse among liberals | Arlie Hochschild A new survey found Democrats live with less political diversity despite being more tolerant of it – with startling resultsIn a surprising new nationa...
2019-07-21, 10:16

Change in No 10 will not alter Brexit reality, warns Irish deputy PM Simon Coveney says there is no chance of backstop being scrapped under new UK leaderA change in British prime minister will not shift the fundamental...
2019-07-21, 14:16

Varjo's technology is like a magic leap forward in augmented reality In a nondescript headquarters building on a quiet side street in Helsinki, with a modest amount of startup capital, Finland’s Varjo has put together ...
2019-08-13, 04:00

Minecraft Earth’s closed beta: This augmented reality needs more augmenting Enlarge (credit: Mojang / Microsoft) When Microsoft acquired Mojang, the maker of Minecraft, in 2014, we all feared the worst: a zillion cash-in vi...
2019-07-17, 03:32

Dark crystals: the brutal reality behind a booming wellness craze Demand for ‘healing’ crystals is soaring – but many are mined in deadly conditions in one of the world’s poorest countries. And there is little evide...
2019-09-17, 20:32

Mets are finally acknowledging grim Edwin Diaz reality PITTSBURGH — Seth Lugo was named NL Reliever of the Month on Saturday. Could a shift in job responsibilities be far behind? Following the Mets’ 7-5 v...
2019-08-04, 21:32

Oculus announces plans to build augmented reality glasses After showing someone awkwardly hold a smartphone up to have a video chat, the demo video transitioned to this: a chat where a distant friend appears...
2019-09-27, 07:32

Dance turn-off: why Sean Spicer shouldn't become a reality TV star The inclusion of Trump’s former press secretary in the new season of Dancing with the Stars has led to online fury and threats of a boycottDancing wi...
2019-08-22, 16:48

Japan's Digital Pop Stars Blur Line Between Virtual and Reality Known as VTubers, and animated by real people, they have become embedded in Japanese culture, acting as live performers, corporate PR officials and s...
2019-08-22, 14:16

The Fiver | Wholesome, hypothetical gestures that depend less on actual reality Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!The early 2000s were a simpler time for comedy – people were happy to laugh at anything. David Bec...
2019-10-08, 18:00

Dave Gettleman’s worst reputation became Landon Collins’ reality The pattern is established. Dave Gettleman becomes the boss. There is little communication between boss and established veterans. Established veteran...
2019-05-22, 01:32

Research: Mixed reality usage at companies down from previous years A recent TechRepublic Premium poll shows that businesses are slow to implement AR and VR, even though most tech pros have hands-on experience with th...
2019-10-02, 22:32

Time's mixed reality app takes you inside the Amazon rainforest Time's Immersive app brought you to the moon a couple of months ago -- now, it's taking you on a timely trip to the Amazon forest. The publ...
2019-09-12, 16:00

Crypto Twitter responds to the reality of Facebook’s Libra ‘cryptocurrency’ Following months of speculation, Facebook finally confirmed the release of Libra next year. The tech giant also unveiled details about Calibra, its c...
2019-06-18, 18:00

Reality check: Declaring a climate emergency sends a message but does little else The symbolic vote came just hours before the government is set to announce its decision on whether to let the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion proce...
2019-06-18, 23:16

Tekashi 6ix9ine Courted Gang Life. Then Reality Became Too Real. The rapper’s testimony about the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods showed how social media has upended the traditional relationship between hip-hop and gangs....
2019-09-27, 06:32

Incredible new iOS 13 FaceTime feature fixes your eye contact with augmented reality A new feature found in the third beta version of iOS 13 has begun attracting attention because it promises to bring some augmented reality magic to y...
2019-07-03, 18:48

A fourth Matrix movie is exactly the kind of rabbit hole reality needs right now With its ‘red pill’ imagery co-opted by incels, how nice that Lana Wachowski, a trans woman, could give the original a sequel it deservesOf the 10 hi...
2019-08-21, 19:48

A virtual reality massage center will open in Los Angeles this week Los Angeles residents will soon be able to float off into distant worlds while their aches are soothed in a virtual reality massage center, which ope...
2019-07-02, 03:16

Virtual reality helps police learn to interact with autistic WASHINGTON (AP) — Police officers are now using virtual reality to learn the best ways to interact with people who suffer from autism and de-escalate...
2019-05-24, 10:32

Reality comes Undone in exquisite new series from BoJack Horseman team It’s no mean feat to craft a show compelling enough to be consumed in one sitting, let alone one that practically demands you do it all over again im...
2019-09-13, 23:00

Antony Gormley’s virtual reality adventure lets you ski on the moon Best known for his figures celebrating the human form, Antony Gormley’s latest endeavour is an epic virtual reality project letting you fly through s...
2019-05-21, 15:48

Rep. Omar to Fellow Lawmakers: Go to Israel and See the ‘Cruel Reality of the Occupation’ ST. PAUL, Minn. — Democratic Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib sharply criticized Israel on Monday for denying them entry to the Jewish state ...
2019-08-20, 18:16

Here’s a reality check on NASA’s Artemis Moon landing program Enlarge / Artist's concept of a lunar lander. (credit: NASA) On Tuesday morning, NASA conducted what appears to have been a highly successful test ...
2019-07-03, 15:48

Exercise While Playing Video Games, At World's First Virtual Reality Gym Working out may get a whole lot easier, thanks to the world's first ever virtual reality gym. The Black Box VR gym, recently opened in San Francisco,...
2019-05-21, 15:16

‘Me! Me!’: An aggrieved Trump spins an alternate reality as impeachment probe escalates The president has long been comfortable with conspiracy theories, but seems to have moved deeper into a split-screen reality — where he is the hero w...
2019-10-05, 08:32

'There's No Such Thing As Cold, Hard Reality': Meet The Hyperloop's Truest Believers GOLDEN, Colo.—Shortly after arriving at the Global Hyperloop Conference, Brad Swartzwelter looked me in the eye and issued himself a challenge. “If I...
2019-09-09, 18:32

Kochi Metro A Reality For Sheila Dikshit: Former Kerala Chief Minister Former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Saturday said that had it not been for his then Delhi counterpart Sheila Dikshit, Kerala's landmark Koc...
2019-07-21, 03:32

Spencer Matthews and Olly Murs – the perfect reality crime fighters The former Made in Chelsea star was held up this week in a real-life heist and Murs was once forced to evacuate Selfridges, making them the ideal pai...
2019-05-30, 20:16

Porsche To Use Holoride's Virtual Reality Tech To Keep Rear Passengers Entertained Porsche has collaborated with Munich-based entertainment firm Holoride to come out with a special Virtual Reality (VR) based entertainment device for...
2019-07-20, 13:32

Netflix and Charlize Theron team up on a stunt driving reality TV show Netflix has unveiled a trailer for Hyperdrive, a reality show about elite street racers who test their limits in a 100-acre obstacle course. The seri...
2019-08-02, 04:32

Vodafone litters London with blockchain tokens in new augmented reality game Vodafone is running an augmented reality (AR) game across London as part of a promotional Apple giveaway, and it’s powered by blockchain technology. ...
2019-09-25, 21:00

Presenter Jeremy Kyle asked to give evidence to UK reality TV inquiry Presenter Jeremy Kyle, whose tabloid talkshow was canceled last month by broadcaster ITV after a participant died following a recording of the progra...
2019-06-07, 18:48

Tilt Five picks up CastAR’s augmented reality technology and starts new Kickstarter Tilt Five has picked up where CastAR, the augmented reality startup that shutdown in 2017, left off. Tilt Five is starting a Kickstarter campaign tod...
2019-09-24, 14:00

Ultra-fast hyperloop transportation a step closer to reality in India The Mumbai-Pune hyperloop is expected to slash the 3.5 hour travel time between the two cities to 35 minutes, with American transport tech firm Virgi...
2019-08-01, 20:48

'Real' violence: coming to grips with the ethics of virtual reality brutality Two VR artworks at this year’s Dark Mofo ask the viewer to endure confronting simulations. Are we complicit if they give us a thrill?It’s morning, an...
2019-06-22, 03:32

Peex let me remix augmented reality sounds at Elton John’s concert Peex combines wearable and app tech to let concert fans remix the music from the stage so they can hear it with close to studio-quality sounds.Read M...
2019-09-22, 03:00

Virtual reality more effective in spurring storm evacuation than alerts: study Participants who saw virtual reality of a storm were significantly more likely to say they would make home preparations or evacuate than those who sa...
2019-06-22, 06:48

Leap Motion, Once a Virtual-Reality High Flier, Sells Itself to U.K. Rival A virtual reality startup that helped pioneer gesture tracking technology has agreed to sell itself to British rival UltraHaptics for approximately $...
2019-05-30, 13:48

Digital transformation reality: 80% of customers delete apps that don't meet expectations Don't like a company's app? Do what the majority of users do - dump that company and find another. A study released this week shows that most custome...
2019-05-21, 14:31

Reality star Ramona Singer posts stunning throwback bikini pic The latest episode of "The Real Housewives of New York City" featured an '80s-inspired workout and one of the show's stars, Ramona Singer, really too...
2019-06-22, 06:00

How a random DM to Josh Brolin made ‘Peanut Butter Falcon’ a reality It all started with a prayer of a direct message to actor Josh Brolin on Instagram. What happened next improbably snowballed, turning two virtually h...
2019-08-08, 23:00

Volvo Cars and Varjo Launch Mixed Reality Application For Car Development Volvo Cars and Varjo, the maker of high-end augmented reality headsets, have created a world-first mixed reality approach to evaluating prototypes, d...
2019-05-30, 22:01

Andy Ruiz Jr’s Snickers dream deal moving closer to reality Andy Ruiz Jr. may soon have all the Snickers he can eat. The new heavyweight champion, who stunned Anthony Joshua via seventh-round TKO at Madison Sq...
2019-06-04, 15:01

Trump or Europe? UK's Johnson to sample post-Brexit reality at G7 summit Boris Johnson is about to feel the pinch of Brexit Britain's new global status: squeezed on one side by Europeans in no mood to yield, and on the oth...
2019-08-21, 09:16