Chrome

security

Firefox Will Give You a Fake Browsing History to Fool Advertisers

Using the 'Track THIS' tool opens up 100 tabs at a time that will make you seem like a hypebeast, a filthy rich person, a doomsday prepper, or an influencer.
Caroline Haskins
6.28.19
Chrome

Google Struggles to Justify Why It's Restricting Ad Blockers in Chrome

Google says the changes will improve performance and security. Ad block developers and consumer advocates say Google is simply protecting its ad dominance.
Karl Bode
5.31.19
Internet Insecurity

Chrome Is Scanning Files on Your Computer and People Are Freaking Out

Some cybersecurity experts and regular users were surprised to learn about a Chrome tool that scans Windows computers for malware. But there’s no reason to freak out about it.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
4.5.18
Photo

Portraits of the American Truck Driver

Photographer Ryan Shorosky spent a year working as a truck driver. This is a collection of photos taken during his time on the road.
Ryan Shorosky
11.21.15
Art

Sex Symbolism in Hip-Hop Gets Interactive

Artist Sam Rolfes interprets rap world designer GEO's work as a painterly net exploration of the chrome, gold, and the female form.
Beckett Mufson
11.2.15
Design

What Is the Internet of Things? An Interactive Tool Lets You Find Out for Yourself

'IOTORAMA' is an online platform where you can discover and learn about smart objects for the home and beyond.
Kevin Holmes
5.12.15
Design

Chrome Add-On Reveals the Countries Blocking Your Favorite Websites

As it turns out, more countries are anti-YouTube than you might think.
Sami Emory
5.8.15
Art

Turn Your Web Browsing into Abstract Art

Rafaël Rozendaal's 'Abstract Browsing' gives you a much more colorful web experience.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.24.15
Design

Experimental Browser Turns Wikipedia into a 3D Star Map

Owen Cormec has transformed 100,000 entries from the free encyclopedia into a growing nebula of human knowledge.
Emerson Rosenthal
12.8.14
we saw this

Berserktown Festival Was a Flurry of Spikes, Charged Hair, Leather, and Ripping Punk

A report from the front lines of the badass punk festival in Los Angeles.
8.18.14
Weed

Busted in Texas

We were driving through the desert in the middle of the night when we got stopped at a police checkpoint. They said we had been "flagged for narcotics" and I had a bunch of weed in my bag, so... fuuuuck.
Esme Blegvad
12.13.13
Gaming

Turn Your Favorite Website Into A Playable 3D Maze With World Wide Maze

Magically turn your smartphone into a handheld controller to navigate a 3D maze version of your favorite website.
Nicole Disser
3.27.13
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