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kfc

Man Tweets at KFC for a Year Until They Bring Back His Favorite Dish

A hero for the modern age.
Dan Bratman
in a few seconds
research
research

More People Than Ever are Ditching Their iPhones for Burners

R.I.P. the smartphone?
Roisin Lanigan
an hour ago
the internet
the internet

When Teenage Facebook Becomes Adult Facebook

Hold the fairground mirror of your peers up to your aging process. You're welcome!
Lauren O'Neill
20 hours ago
Munchies
Munchies

Apparently Pizza Is the Most Photographed Food on Instagram

A new Italian study claims that of the 300 million food photos uploaded to Instagram, 17 million contain the hashtag “pizza.”
Phoebe Hurst
8.14.18
beauty
beauty

Are People Getting Plastic Surgery to Look Like Instagram Filters?

Doctors say maybe, minus the puppy ears.
Hannah Ongley
8.13.18
Facebook
Facebook

Facebook Added Balloons and Confetti to Posts About the Earthquake in Indonesia

A spokesperson told Motherboard the company “regrets that it appeared in this unfortunate context.”
Kaleigh Rogers
8.9.18
Facebook
Facebook

Why Election Interference Campaigns on Facebook Are Still Working

“If they’re not caught, it leads to action in the real world. If they’re exposed, they’ve already undermined trust in the conversation."
Matthew Gault
8.6.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Instagram Will Soon Let You Know How Much Time You're Wasting on Instagram

In a move aimed at improving mental health that might be more depressing than just scrolling through your feed.
Lauren Messman
8.2.18
Instagram
Instagram

These Instagrams of Timothée Chalamet as Art Belong in the Louvre

The 23-year-old behind your new favorite Instagram account explains herself.
Kara Weisenstein
7.23.18
Social Media
Social Media

A Definitive List of the Emojis That Need to Die Right Now

Why are there so many clocks????
Nicole Clark
7.18.18
Social Media
Social Media

This Instagram Account Is Shaming Bad Domestic Helpers, and Crossing a lot of Boundaries In the Process

A look inside the highly problematic world of maid shaming.
Sattwika Duhita
7.16.18
Social Media
Social Media

Instagram’s ‘Ask Me Anything’ Feature Is Shameless and I Love It

The new feature is annoying to some, but it reveals social media for what it is.
Eve Peyser
7.16.18