Gillian Terzis
is a San Francisco-based writer.

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Travel November 12, 2016

Neon Boneyard, Las Vegas

The adult fantasy land of the Las Vegas Strip offers freedom from responsibility and shame, and ultimately, freedom from being yourself.

Technology October 15, 2016

Virtual reality sex therapy

As virtual reality technologies have improved, the pornography industry was always going to be an early adopter, but are its claims of sex therapy are too far-fetched?

Technology July 23, 2016

IFTTT technology and the Oticon Opn hearing aid

The life-changing hearing aid that connects via Bluetooth to doorbells, appliances and fire alarms.

Travel July 02, 2016

The eternal New Age in Palm Springs, California

The Californian desert city of Palm Springs, former haven of Liberace, Sinatra and Monroe, transports the visitor to a timeless Space Age.

Technology June 04, 2016

AGWA launches Aggie, the humanoid robot gallery guide

The latest guide at the Art Gallery of Western Australia is on a mission to change perceptions with her strangely beguiling ways.

Technology May 14, 2016

On-demand service app Jarvis

An app offering an in-house butler service is the latest business promising more free time. But is time really the problem?

Technology March 26, 2016

Virtual and augmented reality at SXSW

Is the latest virtual reality just advertising dressed up as empathy?

Science March 12, 2016

The science of editing a mosquito’s genetic make-up

The fight against the Zika virus and other mosquito-borne illnesses turns to genetic engineering.

Technology October 17, 2015

Vibes app aims to make social media personal again

A mood app hopes to avoid social media's corporatised environments of self-promotion.