Why Your Family Needs to Apply for This SPG Card in the Next 11 Days

Why Your Family Needs to Apply for This SPG Card in the Next 11 Days Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which […]

“Mona Lisa effect“ is real, but doesn’t apply to Leonardo’s painting

Enlarge / Researchers at Bielefeld University in Germany used folding rulers for measurement to test the effect. Study participants indicated the number they thought Mona Lisa‘s gaze was directed at. (credit: CITEC/ Bielefeld University) There have long been anecdotal reports that the eyes of the Mona Lisa—Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci’s most famous painting—sometimes seem to […]

Thousands of migrants in the caravan turned down Mexico’s offer to get benefits and apply for refugee status, keep marching to the US border

AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto offered shelter, medical attention, schooling, jobs to Central Americans traveling in a caravan through his country, calling it a first step toward permanent refugee status. Authorities said more than 1,700 had already applied for refugee status. But several thousand turned down Nieto’s offer, continuing their march to […]

Arthritis pain: Apply this oil to swelling around painful joints to ease inflammation

ARTHRITIS pain can be debilitating, causing stiffness, pain and swelling around the joints. Common places people get it include the knee, hip, back and hands. Painkillers are one recommendation by experts to get relief, but those wanting to try a more natural remedy may want to try ginger oil.

How does the third-party doctrine apply to future autonomous robots?

(video link) In recent months, not one but two Ars writers have released books, so we decided that for this month’s edition of Ars Technica Live, that we (Cyrus Farivar and Annalee Newitz) would interview each other about our respective tomes. My book, Habeas Data, covers 50 years of surveillance law in America and chronicles […]

NATO ‘security guarantees’ do not apply to partner Israel – Stoltenberg

NATO is not obliged to come to the rescue should a hypothetical war break out between Iran and Israel, Jens Stoltenberg has told Germany’s Der Spiegel, amid increased tensions between the bitter Middle East rivals. “Israel is our partner, but not a member of NATO. The security guarantee of Article 5 does not apply to […]

‘God of War’ photo mode lets you apply filters and tweak faces

More video games are getting photo modes these days, but none have likely deserved it more than the recently-released God of War. The fourth game in the franchise is gorgeous, and wherever you land on its story or mechanics, the AAA polish resulted in a beautiful, high-resolution world. With the game’s new photo mode, you […]

Over 100,000 Saudi women apply for 140 passport control jobs

Saudi Arabia’s passport office has announced it received 107,000 applications within a week after advertising 140 jobs for women at airports and border crossings. It’s the first time the agency is recruiting women. The passport agency said the job posting has been viewed more than 600,000 times. Applicants must be born and raised in Saudi […]

Business Insider is hiring a paid distributed content intern. Apply now!

Business Insider is hiring a paid distributed content intern to assist with our freelance and partnerships program. If you’re a news junkie with analytical skills and a passion for optimizing how stories are consumed online, this internship is for you. In this role you will assist in managing BI partnerships with companies like MSN, help […]

US Passport Holders Can Now Apply for Brazilian E-Visas

US Passport Holders Can Now Apply for Brazilian E-Visas Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not […]