Technology

Technology

From the Momo Challenge to Porn Laws, We Clearly Need Digital Natives in Charge

Numerous recent stories have shown how much harm people who don't get technology can do.
Tom Whyman
3.26.19
Views My Own

Actually, Cellphones Can be a Good Thing in the Classroom

My high school was paperless. Instead of banning cellphones, why don’t we work to create an engaging classroom environment?
Sherina Harris
3.20.19
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
Technology

I Stood Up to Apple and Fixed My Own Mac

The company make it intentionally difficult for customers to do their own repairs, which – for obvious reasons – bugs me.
Erik Galli
3.4.19
FEEL IT

Phones Are Trash

They're disgusting and stupid and slowly murdering us all.
Kate Carraway
2.6.19
Religion

The Catholic Church Has No Idea How to Win Over Young People

The Vatican's spiffy "Click to Pray" app isn't going to save it.
Alex Norcia
1.24.19
ALIENS

China to Seriously Start Hunting for Aliens in 2019

Astronomers think aliens from other galaxies could be trying to communicate with us so Chinese scientists built a huge telescope to find out.
Christine Barba
1.21.19
Essays

Britney Spears’ “E-Mail My Heart” Predicted the Future

It's easy to look at the '... Baby, One More Time' deep cut as a novelty relic but it's actually prophetic.
Sarah MacDonald
1.16.19
Photography

This Photographer Is Exploring the Mechanics of the Nude Selfie

Dora Papanikita's project 'Sex In the Digital Age' focuses on how technology has changed sex, and how we create sexual images.
Chris Bethell
1.3.19
Culture

Inside an Early 1900s Attempt to Catalogue all of the Information on Earth

The Mundaneum is more than an antiquated indexing system. It's an ahead-of-its-time testament to the power of information.
Justin Caffier
12.27.18
online shopping

Your Cart Is Empty

We live in a world committed to making purchases as easy as possible. But at what cost?
Kate Dries
12.11.18
ETA - Created with GEICO

We Rode in the Automated Boats That Could Revolutionize Shipping

Autonomous "roboats" will be able to avoid collisions and find new, more efficient routes through the high seas.
Caroline Haskins
12.4.18
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