‘Bingeable,’ ‘biohacking’ and ‘fintech’ are now officially words

To say that the internet has played a massive role in the shaping of global society is a bit of an understatement, really, but one area that often gets overlooked is its influence on language. Thanks to teh interwebz (bear with me), we’re all exposed to words, phrases and spellings from languages and subcultures we […]

A Biohacking Startup Is Selling Ketosis-In-A-Bottle, But The Science Is Dubious

Don’t want to fast to try the ultra-trendy, high-fat, low-carb ketogenic diet? A San Francisco startup thinks you should take a shot of its elixir instead — even though the science behind it is dubious, experts say. The supplement company HVMN (that’s Silicon Valley-shorthand for “human”) unveiled its newest product on Monday: HVMN Ketone, a […]