Technology

internet culture

Your Unborn Kids Are Going to Be Known as Generation Alpha

We hear from parents and marketers about the children of millennials, born from about 2011 and swiping touchscreens before they can read.
Hannah Ewens
5.15.19
documentaries

Hunting Silicon Valley's Doomsday Bunkers in New Zealand

In this new documentary, VICE looks for the one percent's apocalypse bunkers.
Matthew Gault
5.13.19
Technology

From the Momo Challenge to Porn Laws, We Clearly Need Digital Natives in Charge

Numerous recent stories have shown how much harm people who don't get technology can do.
Tom Whyman
3.26.19
Technology

I Stood Up to Apple and Fixed My Own Mac

The company make it intentionally difficult for customers to do their own repairs, which – for obvious reasons – bugs me.
Erik Galli
3.4.19
Technology

Woman Says Hacker Used Her McDonald's App to Buy $500 of Food in Five Days

The hacker, who was hundreds of miles away in Montreal, splurged on fries, Big Macs, poutine, Filet-O-Fish sandwiches, and more.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.7.19
Religion

The Catholic Church Has No Idea How to Win Over Young People

The Vatican's spiffy "Click to Pray" app isn't going to save it.
Alex Norcia
1.27.19
Essays

Britney Spears’ “E-Mail My Heart” Predicted the Future

It's easy to look at the '... Baby, One More Time' deep cut as a novelty relic but it's actually prophetic.
Sarah MacDonald
1.17.19
Technology

Meet the BreadBot, the Most Tasty-Smelling Robot Overlord of the Future

Butchers and candlestick makers: The robots are coming for you next.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.8.19
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
activists

How Robotics Are Transforming the Lives of Greece's Underprivileged Kids

Eight 18-year-olds are offering kids in their neighbourhood a way out by passing forward the skills they've learned.
Kostas Koukoumakas
12.25.18
online shopping

Your Cart Is Empty

We live in a world committed to making purchases as easy as possible. But at what cost?
Kate Dries
12.11.18
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
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