Beautiful woman taking a selfie by her smart phone

Enjoy BeReal While It Lasts

The photos are not great, but at least they're not ads.

reality bytes
Nicholas Russell
Bono, left, of the band U2, and Apple Computers Inc. Chief Executive Steve Jobs, right, hold up Appl...

An Elegy For the iPod

Join me in mourning by solemnly playing "1234" by Feist on your Apple Watch.

rest in pod
Nicholas Russell
NASHVILLE, TN - OCTOBER 11:  Tim Urban speaks at the Keynote Presentation: Wait But Why's Tim Urban ...

Wait but Why Is Tim Urban Back?

Elon Musk is making one of the tech world's most useful idiots relevant again

Stick Figure Philosophy
Aaron Timms
A lone penguin standing in Club Penguin.

The Many Lives and Deaths of Club Penguin

The fierce loyalty of the Club Penguin community keeps its animated corpse waddling along

Resurrected in Peace
Tamlin Magee

How an Obscure Finnish EDM Artist Hijacked Countless Spotify Playlists

From children’s medleys to funeral mixes, no shared playlist is safe from Pesukone and its labelmates

Sonic Hell
Tamlin Magee

The Definitive Guide to Choosing a Skin Color Emoji

It’ll all be okay 👍

Jenny G. Zhang

Surrender This Entire Town to Mountain Lions, If They Want It So Much

Wipe Woodside, Calif. off the map

Cougar Valley
Jenny G. Zhang

Loser Rips Off Game That Brings Everyone Joy

Wordle doesn’t deserve this

Jenny G. Zhang

Even Walmart Is Worse in the Metaverse

I prefer real life to whatever this will be

No Thanks
Kate Wagner

The Mystery of Jeff Bezos’s Kids’ Names

Who are these prime progenies

Tarpley Hitt

So Did the Tardigrade Get Quantum Entangled or Not?

I just want the truth.

Kelly Conaboy

Democracy Dies in Darkness: Netflix Launches News Site About Netflix

Tudum, who is Emily in Paris?

Second Screen
Jenny G. Zhang

You Are a Monkey

It’s okay to just feel a certain way without a political or ethical reason for it.

paging jane goodall
Jennifer Schaffer

Jack Dorsey: I Make Block

A new corporate identity for Square

Claire Carusillo

'All Light, Everywhere' and the False Promise of Predictive Policing

A new documentary explores law enforcement's dreams of omniscience

Nicholas Russell

It's Fireplace Video Time

Who cares.

indulge your senses
Kelly Conaboy