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Ep. 1215: Where we stand up to stereotypes

Chiropractors are discovering new kinds of Scoliosis curves thanks to the awkward way our bodies rest while using smartphones and tablets. We'll demonstrate a few of our favorites, talk about music genre stereotypes, optimism for the music industry, and the weird buying habits of obsessive record collectors on today's show.

By February 27, 2013

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The 404 1,215: Where we stand up to stereotypes (podcast)

Chiropractors are finding new kinds of scoliosis, thanks to the awkward way we rest while using smartphones and tablets. On today's show, we'll demonstrate a few of our favorites, and talk about the weird buying habits of obsessive record collectors.

By February 26, 2013

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Vexed in the city: Welcoming new techies with a middle finger salute

The new era of dot-com fortunes spurs plenty of angst aimed at San Francisco's most privileged, but it hasn't stopped tech workers from moving in.

By August 23, 2014

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Lollipop Chainsaw cuts through normal video game stereotypes

Suda 51 and filmmaker James Gunn have teamed up to bring us a bizarre title featuring a zombie-hunting cheerleader. Tell me you've heard this one before...

By June 15, 2012

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Galaxy S4 Mini and HTC One coming in pink and blue

If binary heteronormativity is kinda your thang, check out the HTC One in blue and the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini in pink.

By October 11, 2013

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Lego Friends range patronises girls with dull stereotypes

Lego has launched a ludicrous new range for girls, complete with mini-dolls and patronising professions. We're not convinced of its appeal.

By December 19, 2011

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Not even robots immune to sexism

A study by the Journal of Applied Social Psychology has found that even robots are affected by gender stereotyping.

By August 26, 2012

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Thank you, Marissa Mayer. Now don't mess this up

Yahoo's new CEO choice signals a sea change in the way women in Silicon Valley and the business world present themselves. But the stakes are high.

By July 17, 2012

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2010 Lexus RX 450h defies stereotypes

CNET Car Tech reviews the 2010 Lexus RX 450h.

By November 3, 2009

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Virgin Media 100Mbps broadband launches today in four lucky towns

Virgin Media's 100Mbps super-fast broadband service is live today in four towns. Click here to find out where, and be assailed by a torrent of timeworn regional stereotypes.

By December 8, 2010