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Could an App Help You Stop Fighting About Chores?

Men typically excel at both playing and inventing pointless competitive games, but one man has potentially done civilization a solid and applied his gamification skills…

The Big Problem With Conflict Resolution Apps for Divorced Parents

Anyone who has gone through a divorce, even a so-called “good” one, knows it’s a hellacious experience. Add children into the mix, and the stakes…

Calorie Counters Are Total Bullshit and Should Be Ignored at All Costs

Last month, researchers at Aberystwyth University examined three popular fitness trackers  — the Fitbit Charge 2, the Letscom HR and the Letsfit — and exposed…

Remembering Blendr, Grindr’s Failed Attempt at a Straight Hookup App

I joined Blendr shortly after moving to New York City in early 2012, partly out of professional necessity (I was covering the tech startup world…