periscope

dance

'Black Swan' Choreographer Stages Land Art Ballet

And there's only one way to see it.
Kara Weisenstein
5.26.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Teen Who Livestreamed Her Friend's Rape Got Nine Months in Prison

Marina Lonina had initially been charged with rape after filming her 17-year-old friend being assaulted, but ended up pleading guilty to just one count of obstructing justice.
Lauren Messman
2.14.17
Twitter

Twitch Is Opening Up Beyond Gaming Content

Twitch streamers will be able to stream non-gaming content under a new "IRL" category.
David Bixenspan
12.15.16
Features

When People Live-Stream Murder and Suicide, Who Watches?

As the popularity of live-streaming services like Periscope and Facebook Live grows, users have taken to these platforms to broadcast self-harm and acts of violence. Hundreds witness these tragedies in real time, but very few intervene.
Diana Tourjée
6.23.16
politics

We Replaced C-SPAN with Periscope and I Can’t Even

Paul Ryan shut off the C-Span cameras and C-Span has replaced it with a mix of Periscope and Facebook Live. Seriously.
Sarah Jeong
6.22.16
crime

Psychologists Weigh In on the Teen Who Live-Streamed Her Friend's Rape

Eighteen-year-old Marina Lonina claims she filmed her friend being sexually assaulted to prevent her from being raped. But mental health practitioners aren't buying it—and neither is the Franklin County prosecutor.
Cole Kazdin
4.25.16
News

Does Livestreaming a Rape Make You a Rapist?

An Ohio teen is on the hook after using Periscope to capture her 17-year-old friend's attack.
Allie Conti
4.20.16
Toronto

Toronto Black Lives Matter Protesters Control Info with Social Media, Encryption

A smartphone isn't biased.
Jordan Pearson
3.22.16
VICE Long Reads

#DrummondPuddleWatch: An Oral History of the World's Most Famous Puddle

Over a month later, what is the legacy of one social media's defining moments?
Joel Golby
2.15.16
News

Chipotle Livestreamed Its Critical Food Safety Meeting for a Whole 94 Seconds

Buzzy tech can’t save you if you’re not willing to be transparent.
Jordan Pearson
2.8.16
short circuit

Here's What It's Like to Be Named Apple's App of the Year

Motherboard spoke to past winners of Apple's App of the Year award to see how winning the prize affected their fortunes.
Rachel Pick and Nicholas Deleon
12.9.15
short circuit

Walmart’s $10 Smartphone Has Better Specs Than the Original iPhone

This is what technological progress looks like.
Nicholas Deleon
11.15.15
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