Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired We Need to Talk About ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

Hexbyte Tech News Wired We Need to Talk About ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

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The film’s opening weekend made it the best-performing comedy since last year’s Girls Trip—but beyond being a big hit, it’s also a big deal.Sanja Bucko/Warner Bros. PicturesThe film’s opening weekend made it the best-performing comedy since last year’s Girls Trip—but beyond being a big hit, it’s also a big deal.Sanja Bucko/Warner Bros. PicturesA big thing…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Changes Nothing About Rom-Coms, and Everything About Movies

Hexbyte Tech News Wired ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Changes Nothing About Rom-Coms, and Everything About Movies

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Jon H. Chu’s posh extravaganza is a movie of communal heart and necessary firsts.Warner Bros. PicturesJon H. Chu’s posh extravaganza is a movie of communal heart and necessary firsts.Warner Bros. PicturesRachel Chu and Nick Young are like most millennial couples in New York City—at least millennial couples in which one is a brilliant economics professor…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired This Crazy Slide Is Either Evil or Funny

Hexbyte Tech News Wired This Crazy Slide Is Either Evil or Funny

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Why would you build a slide like this? It’s really long and it’s really straight. When humans get to the end, they can’t stop. I don’t know what the designer was thinking—maybe the intent was to build a slide that would produce excellent videos of people crashing at the end. If so, well done designer.…

The Crazy Hacks One Woman Used to Make Money on Mechanical Turk

The Crazy Hacks One Woman Used to Make Money on Mechanical Turk

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When her husband lost his factory job in 2010, Kristy Milland ran through her options. Until that point, she’d been working at home, earning extra money through odd jobs like selling collectables on eBay. She hadn’t waited on tables, had no experience in fast food, and had not learned any skills that might be particularly…