Instagram

Memes

Memes That Perfectly Skewer Dickhead Skater Boys

We spoke to the anonymous woman behind @tinyhat_skatelife.
Niloufar Haidari
4.8.19
Instagram

The Secret Trail of Money Behind Those Instagram Porn Bots

You've probably got used to ignoring them, but this is what happens if you click and keep on clicking.
Amelia Tait
3.26.19
Instagram

The 19 Types of Instagram Like

Understanding what we like, and why.
Joel Golby
3.20.19
The Truth and Lies Issue

Social Media Is Ruining Our Memories

Documenting our lives for Snapchat and Instagram can decrease the likelihood of retaining those moments as a significant memory.
Eda Yu
3.15.19
In Moderation

Documents Show How Facebook Moderates Terrorism on Livestreams

On Friday, at least 49 people were killed in terror attacks in New Zealand. Documents, sources, and interviews with senior Facebook employees show how difficult it is for social media companies to moderate live footage.
Joseph Cox
3.15.19
Film

This Short Film Will Make You Realize You’re Addicted to Your Phone

'POCKET' is a coming of age story told through the lens of a teenager’s smartphone.
Ebony-Renee Baker
3.15.19
Beauty

We Asked Young People Why They’re Into Botox

“The younger generation understands what you see online is not real. But they’re more willing to look not-real because that’s what they’ve grown up with.”
Mica Lemiski
3.7.19
feminism

Instagram Is a New Frontier In Women's Life Writing

You could say that the fastest growing social media network is the logical conclusion of everything from 16th-century letters to DIY zines.
freya marshall payne
2.28.19
money

What I Learned About Millionaires at Vancouver’s International Boat Show

Turns out most attendees aren’t insanely rich, they’re just faking it for the ‘gram.
Laura Bell
2.25.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Police Charge 19-Year-Old for Throwing Chairs off a Toronto High Rise Balcony

A Toronto woman is facing three charges in connection to the viral video.
Mack Lamoureux
2.13.19
crime

Instagrammers Are Getting Scammed by a Mysterious 'Con Queen'

By imitating film directors, CEOs, and Rupert Murdoch's ex-wife, some unknown woman is duping influencers out of thousands.
Nat Kassel
2.11.19
Art

Artist Jan Hakon Erichsen Explains His Balloon Popping/Pasta Breaking Instagram Videos

“You should really, really, not try this at home.”
Peter Slattery
2.6.19
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