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11.9.18

meet the artist making memes in real life

Tom Galle's art is perfect for your Friday procrastination session.

7.3.17

This Personality Quiz Will Figure Out Your Shape

A Timothy Leary-inspired online quiz generates an entire exhibition for artists Kayla Mattes and Justin Seibert.

6.11.17

These Abstract Blobby Paintings Are Clickbait (Seriously)

Morgan Blair turns the internet into art and you won't believe what happens next.

11.11.16

Google-Backed A.I. Aims to Help Journalists Write Better News Stories

JUICE project sifts sources for inspiration.

10.9.16

Here's Why You're Addicted to Clickbait Articles About Changing Your Life

I asked some experts why so-called millennials are so obsessed with self-evaluation, and whether it's making us better people.

6.3.16

Throwaway Digital Culture Is Art in Cory Arcangel's 'currentmood'

In his latest London exhibition the artist pauses to reflect on the throwaway aspects of internet culture.

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2.21.16

The Biggest Art Trends of 2016

From fake clickbait to professional art copiers, we peer into our crystal ball to give you five of the hottest trends of 2016.

12.23.15

How a Victorian Woman's Odd Quest for Fame Foretold Clickbait and 'Law & Order'

In 1898, an elderly widow named Anna Maria Druce walked into St. Paul's Cathedral and asked that her father-in-law's grave be exhumed. She claimed he was never who he said he was—and ignited a media frenzy.

12.4.15

How Gawker Turned Into Groupon

This holiday, behold the rise of stealth e-commerce content-farming.

11.17.15

This Headline-Writing Machine Produces Clickbait Poetry

"Top Yoga Songs For Halloween," "Three-Week Abortion Day in Pictures," and more.

8.28.15

Autoplay Is the New 'Clickbait': a Scapegoat for What We Don't Like Online

In order to play the content farm game, everyone must autoplay.

7.27.15

How to Make Men Love You: Taking Apart a Ridiculous 'Glamour' Article That the Whole UK Is Upset About

Pro tip, girls: Give a man a wank and make him a sandwich and he'll almost certainly marry you.

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