SmartPhones

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
cell phones

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.
Bettina Makalintal
11.29.18
addiction

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.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.19.18
Technology

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?
Jelisa Castrodale
2.28.18
cell phone addiction

I Tried to Cure My Smartphone Addiction Using My Smartphone

There are apps for that! And they're mostly worthless.
Nick Greene
2.28.18
Features

Follow the 10 Commandments of Clubbing, Or Go to Hell

Memorize them like your phone's passcode.
THUMP Staff
7.18.17
Internet Hygiene

I Know I Sound Crazy But Please Cover Up Your Computer's Webcam

Just do it, okay?
Katherine Gillespie
7.14.17
true crime

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.
Susan Zalkind
6.14.17
Technology

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.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.17.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Major Lazer's "Run Up" Video with PARTYNEXTDOOR and Nicki Minaj Is a Critique of Our Hollow Millennial Lives or Something

It's not that deep, don't worry.
Phil Witmer
4.13.17
Installations

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.
DJ Pangburn
2.19.17
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
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