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David-Seth Kirshner | Posted 04.06.2016 | Religion
David-Seth Kirshner

We know that opioids can help manage some types of pain, but they also have very serious risks of addiction and overdose.

Liberal arts are where we learn how to be citizens

Byron Williams | Posted 03.17.2016 | Impact
Byron Williams

I remember as an undergrad; so many of my classmates majored in business administration. Why? A business degree at the time appeared to place one on...

Voiceprints: Time to Be Afraid Again

Peter Van Buren | Posted 01.17.2015 | Politics
Peter Van Buren

What can be accessed can be collected. What can be collected can be stored. What can be stored can be leaked, hacked, shared and used. What can be used, well, can be used. Now, next Sunday, be a nice son or daughter and call your mom to say hello. Just be sure to speak slowly and clearly.

J Street: Why Nuance and Complexity is Breeding Success

Rabbi Joshua Levine Grater | Posted 12.06.2013 | Politics
Rabbi Joshua Levine Grater

I am back from J Street's fourth national conference in Washington, DC, attended by over 2800 people, including 900 college students, from around the ...

Bianca Bosker

New Ads Can Carry On A Conversation | Bianca Bosker | Posted 04.01.2013 | Technology

For years, ads have screamed in our direction in an effort to get our attention. Nuance Communications hopes its latest offerings will get us to stop ...

Prose: Once Nuanced, Now Prosaic

Steven Clifford | Posted 05.20.2013 | Comedy
Steven Clifford

My nuances have become less nuanced. Until recently my nuances were subtle, penetrating and refined. Lately my nuances, while neither coarse nor undiscerning, no longer distinguish the most muted gradations of delicate overtones.

We're Falling In Love With Our Phones

Bianca Bosker | Posted 03.17.2013 | Technology
Bianca Bosker

A survey of 1,000 cell phone owners commissioned by Nuance, a provider of voice recognition software, suggests that people are developing closer relationships with the virtual assistants on their smartphones.

WATCH: New Software Makes Your Car Talk

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 05.22.2012 | Technology

Talking cars will no longer be just a "Knight Rider" fantasy. Nuance Communications today revealed Dragon Drive, the newest addition to the Dragon Dic...

Are You Aggressive or Assertive? Frantic or Focused?

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 04.22.2012 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

Are you aggressive or assertive? They might seem like the same thing, but they're not.

5 Siri Alternatives For Android And iPhone

The Huffington Post | Jason O. Gilbert | Posted 12.19.2011 | Technology

Everyone is talking about Siri on the iPhone 4S. For some, the virtual voice assistant is the number-one reason why many chose to upgrade to the newes...

Salma Hayek Launches New Beauty Line With CVS

Stylelist/The Huffington Post | Simone Kitchens | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Photo: Getty Images Salma Hayek's new skincare, haircare and makeup line, Nuance -- which debuts at CVS stores this month -- is extensive to say th...

How 'Watson' Could Help Health Care

Janet Dillione | Posted 11.13.2011 | Healthy Living
Janet Dillione

The prospects for advanced computing in health care are undeniable, and behind the scenes, Watson is in clinical boot camp getting prepared to participate in one of the most important jobs there is -- taking care of patients and saving lives.

'Nuance Salma Hayek': Beauty Collection Launches at CVS

Posted 10.11.2011 | Latino Voices CVS/pharmacy officially has announced the launch of its exclusive beauty collection, Nuance Salma Hayek, developed in partnershi...

Redefining Greatness (It's Complicated)

Tony Schwartz | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tony Schwartz

Greatness demands both decisiveness and flexibility, courage and prudence, strength and vulnerability, action and introspection. The true measure of greatness is our capacity to navigate between varying opposites.

Key Difference Between Modern Liberalism and Conservatism: Nuance

Sahil Kapur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sahil Kapur

The alleged tenets of modern conservatism are great; they just need to be tempered with reality. That's where liberalism steps in.

Look, Mom! I'm Blogging with No Hands!

Leslie Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Leslie Goldman

Software aside, speaking out sentences slowly is much different than thinking them and simultaneously writing them. With the headset on, I felt a bit like an operator at a call center.

If Only Life Was Like Jeopardy and You Got the Answers First

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert J. Elisberg

Dana Bash's comparison of the Saddleback performances was all wrong. John Kerry and Al Gore did not lose because they were nuanced, or because George Bush was clear-headed.