Weekend

Food & Beverage How Starbucks Is Trying To Become Your Favorite Brunch Spot

The coffee retailer is adding a special menu to its weekend morning offerings to add to attract a larger crowd

Syndicated Why We Should Be Nice To Our Robots

Oliver Burkeman says it’s hard to bark orders at a machine without feeling like the kind of obnoxious person who barks orders at waiters

Luxury Is Less News Good News?

The case for carefully pruning your incoming information streams

Advertising M.I.A. Still Has A Bone To Pick With The Music Industry

Punk-rap star comes out of retirement to talk about her place in pop music, conspiracy theories, and being an artist.

Home Why Snoop Lion Is Trying To Rebrand Himself As PG

The former pimp, shrewd businessman and multiple joint smoker is trying to remold himself into a more family-friendly version.

Technology How To Stop Your Fake Facebook Girlfriend From Dumping You

A faux online companion will flirt harmlessly online and make other women jealous, but are they worth the trouble?

Advertising Air New Zealand Sends Singles On In-Flight Blind Dates

The airline partners with The Guardian for 'Blind Gate,' a twist on the classic dating game.

Work David Bailey's Photo Report Of A Disappearing India

The photographer's new collection of images are an affectionate tribute to the elements of the South East Asian country that may not be around for much longer.

Design How To Gracefully Unfriend Or Unfollow People On Social Networks

How do you declutter your social circle without offending anyone? Is it the end of friendships or just part of the age of virtual relationships?

Innovation Why We're Still Dying To Get Away From It All

Having joined the ranks of the Small House Society, Oliver Burkeman explains the allure of modern day simplicity and the pairing down our connectedness.

Home Are Productivity Apps Really Making Us More Efficient?

Thousands of apps offer ways to increase productivity and control clutter but are there analog ways of organizing that might make us more productive?

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Springwise: The Double-Decker Surf Bus

Spain's latest way of alterna-travel is surfing. Weekend or weeklong trips available. Includes sleeping on a London double-decker bus outfitted with beds and a washroom.