Women Sometimes Fake Orgasms to End Coercive Sex

We joke about women faking orgasms both because it’s common and because public perception suggests they do it to stroke the egos of clueless boyfriends. New research suggests a much more upsetting reason for the deception: to end unwanted sex.Read more... Source: Gizmodo

Ridiculous Contraption Takes All the Learning Out of Learning the Guitar

Being able to play music is a gift, but learning to play an instrument is morass of frustration—especially teaching yourself the guitar. Hands have to be bent in uncomfortable positions, uncalloused fingers get sore, and it becomes clear that human extremities innately possess the coordination of a newborn deer that’s been grazing in a field of ketamine. Sucks to suck, and learning is for chumps.Read more... Source: Gizmodo

The cheap ways to protect your tech without AppleCare, this week on The CultCast

This week on The CultCast: The best ways to get your gadgets the protection you want, but without those high AppleCare prices! Plus: The iPhone 7 might pack more storage than you expected; taking over Tidal could mean CD-quality streaming is coming to Apple Music; hands on with the iOS 10 and macOS Sierra betas; […](via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Master iOS 10, streamline your workflow and more with the best deals this week [Deals]

Every week we take the many amazing deals we have and decide on a small handful of the absolute amazingest. This week we’ve got a dead simple way to streamline your desktop workflow, a speaker that projects sounds and glittering light, a high-speed VPN subscription and a lifetime of courses in iOS coding — including […](via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

iOS 10 beta 2, new malware targeting Macs, iPhone Photography Awards, and more

In this week’s Cult of Mac Magazine, we introduce you to the iOS 10 beta 2, and give a hands-on look at the latest tweaks and updates to Apple’s latest operating system. More than 50 changes have been discovered by developers, affecting everything from Apple Music to widgets, and we uncover many of them this week. Learn about […](via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac