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Nomophobia Is the Fear of Not Being Able to Check Your Phone

We can't multitask, but our devices demand that we do.
Shayla Love
6.15.18
iPhone

Kanye's iPhone Album Art and the Rise of 'Good Enough' Media

The album art for Kanye West's 'ye' was shot and edited on an iPhone, just like tons of other media that millions of people love.
Jason Koebler
6.4.18
tech

Your Phone Is Listening and it's Not Paranoia

Here's how I got to bottom of the ads-coinciding-with-conversations mystery.
Sam Nichols
6.4.18
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Steven Soderbergh's iPhone-Shot Thriller Looks Absolutely Terrifying

Claire Foy stars in 'Unsane' as a woman who's convinced she's being stalked and winds up inside a mental institution.
VICE Staff
1.30.18
tech

Scientists Are Developing Unsmashable Phone Screens

Promising new research could put your local phone repair shop out of business.
Katherine Gillespie
12.12.17
Apple

We Asked People Who Bought Brand New iPhones Whether They Made Them Happy

Yes, you want the iPhone X with the talking poo, but once it's in your hands will it actually bring you joy?
Sophie Wilkinson
9.14.17
crime

Photos of the Stir-Fries and Coke Binges I Found on My Stolen Phone

Six weeks after my phone was stolen, I got it back. Now I know more about the two men who took it, than I do about most of my mates.
Lea Albring
5.17.17
Motherboard

Why Are There So Damn Many Celebrity Emoji Apps?

Hollyweird.
Nadja Sayej
3.20.17
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The App That Could End Revenge Porn

It's a modern-day reality that recording sex on your phone poses an element of risk. But technology might just save the day
VICE Staff
3.3.17
2017

Here's Every Pop Culture Anniversary Retrospective You'll Read in 2017

Get ready to be soaked in wet, wet nostalgia.
Chris Bilton and Josh Visser
1.13.17
tech

An Exhaustive and Possibly Misinformed Review of the Pixel, Phone by Google

Is it better than the iPhone? Yeah. But also, no. Maybe?
Issy Beech and Isabelle Hellyer
10.26.16
Photos

What’s the Most Artsy Photo You Have on Your Phone?

We wondered if there aren't some hidden gems in that avalanche of narcissism you call "Camera Roll".
Thomas Pedroli, Photos by Kas van Vliet
9.22.16