Technology

Russia's Nuclear Nightmare Flows Down Radioactive River

PERSONAL TECH | By Katherine Jacobsen | May 2
At first glance, Gilani Dambaev looks like a healthy 60-year-old man and the river flowing past his rural family home appears pristine. But Dambaev is riddled with radiation-linked diseases.

Three Apps You Can Hookup On and Didn't Know It

PERSONAL TECH | By Chris Ayla | May 1
The list of hookup apps is spreading worse than the Macarena craze. But I've noticed a trend in these new up-and-cumming (pun intended) apps where it's becoming more difficult to just do... a... simple... hookup.

Review: Kindle Oasis Aims at Avid Readers, Pricey for Others

PERSONAL TECH | By Mae Anderson | May 1
The Kindle Oasis is Amazon's sleekest, lightest e-book reader yet - and at $290, unnecessary unless you're a die-hard reader.

Gov't Launches New Website for Student Loan Borrowers

PERSONAL TECH | By Kevin Freking | May 1
The Department of Education has launched a new website to help people with student loans find a repayment option that best suits their needs.

#morethanmean :: Female Sports Reporters Discuss Abusive Tweets, Harassment

ESPNW's Sarah Spain was tired of abusive online attacks by men towards female reporters so she helped create a PSA where men read mean tweets targeting women.