SmartPhones

10.4.19

What to Do When Your Phone Is Eroding Your Mental Health

A new study suggests there may be more than just a link between smartphone reliance and depression: The one may cause the other.

1.3.19

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.

11.29.18

UK Restaurant Chain Offers Free Meals for Diners Who Put Their Phones Away

Teenagers at the dinner table will just have to piss off their parents the old-fashioned way.

11.19.18

Study Says Students Would Rather Go Without Food than Without Their Phones

Research into smartphone addiction is still in its preliminary stages, but folks: It's looking bleak.

2.28.18

Study Confirms that You're Making Everyone Miserable by Checking Your Phone at Dinner

Now that there's evidence that you're being a jerk, will you please stop scrolling through your Instagram feed?

2.28.18

I Tried to Cure My Smartphone Addiction Using My Smartphone

There are apps for that! And they're mostly worthless.

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7.18.17

Follow the 10 Commandments of Clubbing, Or Go to Hell

Memorize them like your phone's passcode.

7.14.17
6.14.17

The Suicide-by-Text Trial Comes Down to a Judge's Ruling

Twenty-year-old Michelle Carter faces up to 20 years in prison for allegedly goading her boyfriend into killing himself.

5.17.17

That Hot Dog App from 'Silicon Valley' Is Real, and Yes, It Works

We no longer have to live in a state of constant confusion as to whether what we're looking at is, in fact, a wiener.

2.19.17

Light Art Installation Plunges Smartphone-Savvy Kids into the Digital World

Iregular's new immersive audiovisual experience teaches 8–12-year-olds about creating digital personas and giving away their data.

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