We Need to Change the Dictionary Definition of 'Hacker'
Most dictionaries, as well as popular culture, mistakenly define “hacker” with a malicious connotation. It’s time to change that.
Some Nerds Used Algorithms to Find Out Which Word Is the "Most Hip-Hop"
They also discovered that "racism" is one of the words that is most central to Kanye West's work, whatever that means.
Words About Love in Other Languages that Should Exist in English
These may come in handy next time emojis fail you.
What the Word You Use to Describe Your Partner Says About Your Relationship
"Babe," "Better Half," "Hubby," "Squeeze," or the worst: "Partner in Crime."
We Quizzed Michael Mayer About Some of the Friends Who Helped Him Build His Best Album Yet
The Kompakt domo breaks down the art of collaboration on (and off) his best album yet.
New Zealand Hip-Hop Week
Watch Some Word Association With SWIDT, Shiraz & LSJ, Randa and More
New Zealand hip-hop personalities share their thoughts on Jonah Lomu, Vodka Cruisers and early Jay Z.
Vivid Textiles Voice Unspoken Thoughts About Global Terrors
The psychedelic embroidered works of Henry Hussey combine religious vestments, military regalia and the written word.
What Your Choice of Drug Slang Says About You
From "hippy crack" to "high grade", the terms you use to describe drugs give away a lot.
Quotes Become Symbolic Geometric Art in ‘Aretephos’
New York-based philosopher Apostolos Stefanopoulos wants to turn famous writers and philosphers’ words into highly symbolic digital art.
A Twitter Bot Is Generating Fantastic New Words
Game designer Greg Borenstein’s new Twitter bot creates new words out of the “atoms of English”.
Learn the Depressing Vocabulary of '70s Korean Sweatshops
German filmmaker Nils Klauss guides you through the remnants of a factory boom town that peaked in the 80s.
Remembering the Hipster
We Asked an Expert If Hipsters Have Fucked Up the English Language
Hipsters use English. Hipsters ruin everything. Therefore, did hipsters ruin English?