digital

tech

Niche Dating Sites Are Making People Dumber

The problem with matching two people who believe that lizard people control the world's currency from the sewers of L.A. is that they could have kids who will carry on their batshit ideas.
Rick Paulas
7.29.16
Stuff

A Massive, Insane New Art Installation Is an IRL Version of the Internet's Dark Side

'Cellar Door' is a nightmarish, 50-room installation in the basement of an Austrian theater. An art project that turns the dark underbelly of internet culture into a physical installation, the 504-hour-long performance is not for the faint of heart.
Darryl Natale
4.24.16
Stuff

Why We Were Addicted to Our Tamagotchis

They didn't do anything but poop, walk around, age, and die, but we treated those little pixelated pets like family.
Melissa Batchelor Warnke
7.19.15
imprints

IMPRINTS: Restructured Recordings

Toronto's Greg Gow talks Restructured, vinyl, and problems with the digital age
Daniel Melfi
6.8.15
videos

Dreems' Music Video for "In (Pt.2)" Makes Him Your Cosmic Sherpa

Buckle up for a psychedelic joyride.
Rachael D’Amore
1.27.15
Photo

Photography's Current Obsession with Film Doesn’t Mean It’s Better Than Digital

Karl Edwards knows digital photography isn't just for tech nerds and your mom.
Ben Thomson
11.24.14
Words

Legally Blind DJ Lance Blaise is An Inspiration to Us All

Advances in technology paired with unbridled passion for the music have given him the tools to keep doing what he loves.
David Garber
10.24.14
tech

How to Prepare for Your Digital Afterlife

Working out what to do with someone's online presence has become part of the modern grieving process, but on the whole, we're in denial about our digital legacies. Here's how to clean up the puddle of life you're going to leave online when you expire.
Joe Zadeh
9.4.14
News

The TPP Is Going Nowhere Fast

The TPP isn't your average agreement—it's a trade deal with a giant side of policy laundering. In addition to some tariff cuts, the TPP contains a number of frightening provisions that would hurt the environment, restrict access to lifesaving drugs...
Christopher Malmo
4.28.14
Culture

This First Nations Artist Recreates Tense Moments in Native History in Second Life

"I want there to be spaces that feel like they’re for native people and I want them to be participating in the conversation of how cyberspace is developing. I want to make sure we’re in there, and a lot of native people certainly use the internet, but...
Zak Kotzer
10.24.13