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Astro Guide

Introducing the Only Astrology App You Need

Astro Guide is your home for personalized horoscopes and cosmic wellness.
Annabel Gat
Lindsay Schrupp
Sara David
5.21.19
china

China’s new top app rewards users for consuming Communist Party propaganda

"Study to make China strong" has been downloaded more than 44 million times since launching last month.
David Gilbert
2.22.19
Saudi Arabia

Apple and Google catch heat over Saudi app that lets men track wives and daughters

"American companies should not enable or facilitate the Saudi government’s patriarchy."
David Gilbert
2.13.19
schools

'Remini' App Used by Schools Left Personal Info Open to the World

The API exposed the profile photos of children, as well as email addresses, phone numbers, and milestones parents and educators use the app to preserve.
Joseph Cox
10.29.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

You Can Now Use 'Snapcrap' to Report Piles of Literal Shit on SF's Streets

It works just like Snapchat—only instead of sending bathroom selfies to your friends, you can DM photos of dookie straight to the local government.
Drew Schwartz
10.8.18
Sex-Rated: The VICE Guide to Sex

We Spent a Month Swiping Right on Minder, the Muslim Tinder

One guy's profile read: “Looking for a Khadija in a world of Kardashians.”
Maroosha Muzaffar
Zeyad Masroor Khan
Parthshri Arora
7.9.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

For MoviePass, Losing Money Was the Plan All Along

On this episode, we discuss the company's controversial business plan, and what it actually does with your data.
VICE Staff
6.15.18
Motherboard

This Plugin Helps You Quit Smoking By Showing You How Much Money You've Saved

Smokers with Macs: help is on the way.
Ashwin Rodrigues
5.15.18
Sex

This App Listens to You Bone and Provides Appropriate Music

Bed Beats claims to intuitively sync songs with the increasing rhythm of your thrusts. We tested it out so you don't have to.
Vania Singer
5.11.18
blockchain

A ‘Cryptocurrency’ Without a Blockchain Is Eating My City

Toronto startup Bunz released a digital currency for the city's barter economy, sparking backlash.
Jordan Pearson
4.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Well, This Uber Ride Didn't Go as Expected

RECALCULATING.
Lauren Messman
3.27.18
Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg just broke his silence about the Cambridge Analytica scandal

"I want to share an update on the Cambridge Analytica situation," Zuckerberg wrote in a Facebook post.
Alex Thompson
3.21.18
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