Tag Archives: Riding

Netflix has people (serenely) bulldozing their closets, and thrift stores are riding the wave

Are you, dare we say it… On New Year’s Day, Netflix released the series “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo,” a minimalist home/life improvement show based on the wildly popular 2014 book “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” and starring the book’s author, Japanese organization expert Marie Kondo. Needless to say, the whole experience has plunged… Read More »

Why Health Apps Are Like the Wild West, With Apple Just Riding Into Town

Michael L. Millenson, Northwestern University The heart rate monitor built into the new Apple Watch has sparked sharp debate over its risks and benefits, even though the feature was cleared by the Food and Drug Administration. But out of the spotlight, the FDA has been doing away with regulatory action altogether on many diagnostic health… Read More »