the internet

food news

Copycats Are Licking More Ice Cream Cartons Thanks to That Viral Video

So can we go back to buying ice cream and feeling reasonably confident that no one else's tongue has touched it? OF COURSE NOT.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.9.19
food-wtf

Watch a Guy Eat 30 In-N-Out Burgers to Prove That He's SoOoOo 'Insane'

You are just not going to believe how, like, insane this dude is, bro.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.14.19
food news

Miley Cyrus Accused of Plagiarizing Fruit-Fingering Artist in New Video

Cyrus is also facing accusations of copying another Instagram artist's pro-choice cake for a Planned Parenthood campaign.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.6.19
food news

What Is Kim Kardashian's Mystery Beef with Jack in the Box?

We're on the edge of our seats waiting to find out why Kim is tweeting shade at the fast food chain.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.21.19
the internet

TikTok Has Created a Whole New Class of Influencer

While the app's stars might have millions of fans, they're not making nearly as much money as their contemporaries on YouTube.
Amelia Tait
5.14.19
Internet

Why You Should Make a 'Digital Will'

We spoke to psychologist Elaine Kasket about her new book, 'All the Ghosts in the Machine', which looks at what happens to our data when we die.
Emily Reynolds
3.28.19
Memes

The ‘Learning to Be Spider-Man’ Meme Is the Next Great Spidey Meme

These memes are crap. Crap, crap, mega-crap. I'll give you $200 for all of 'em.
Peter Slattery
1.16.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez Dancing Is Now a Meme, and She’s in on It

"It is not normal for elected officials to have a reputation for dancing well, and I'm happy to be one."
Anna Iovine
1.4.19
the internet

Inside the Organisation That Rids the Internet of Child Sex Abuse

We visited the Cambridgeshire headquarters of the Internet Watch Foundation, whose analysts are tasked with searching out and identifying child sexual abuse images and videos.
Michael Segalov
12.20.18
the internet

How the Internet Turns Shopping Into an Obsession

A new report from internet use and psychology researchers warns that the internet could be contributing to more cases of "shopping addiction".
Lauren O'Neill
10.15.18
SHUT IT OFF

A Radical Proposal: We Need to Shut the Internet Off For Six Weeks

Wait wait wait wait wait: hear me out!
Joel Golby
10.10.18
the internet

Young, Old, Male, Female: This Is Who Gets Believed Least Online

Lots of people are called out for their bullshit online, but one type of person is targeted considerably more than any other.
Amelia Tait
10.2.18
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