Missed Connections


I Fell in Love With a Twitter Bot

I was confused but impressed. Who was this guy?
Hannah Epstein

People Are Posting Fake Craigslist 'Missed Connections' Ads About Elephants

The posts call out Craigslist for not doing more to crack down on the millions of dollars worth of ivory sold on the site, despite its new ban.
Kaleigh Rogers
mental health

The App That Lets Depressed Teens Text with Celebrities and Dead Friends

Can 'FakeTalk' talk kids out of suicide?
Seung Lee

Help This Guy Who Went To Riot Fest Find His Missed Connection

He made out with a girl with a Sublime hand tattoo and now he's trying to find her.
Dan Ozzi
Pitchfork Festival 2013

The Best (Worst) Pitchfork Festival Craigslist Missed Connections

We already know that music festivals are maybe the worst possible environment for a budding romance, and still, people are treating the pre-headliner Port-a-Potty line like their own personal Bunny Ranch lineup.
Sasha Hecht
come into my head

Have You Seen This Old Rich Lady?

Who is this woman and why are her words in my eyes? That’s you. Wondering about me and the letters you’re looking at. I’m Jen Kirkman. I’m a comedian and author by trade. This is my new column, Come into My Head. I’ve decided to devote the first...
Jen Kirkman
Motherboard Blog

The Internet's Not Grown Up: An Interview with Sherry Turkle

Sherry Turkle has spent an inordinate amount of time looking at people looking at screens. Not just looking at screens, but also interacting with them, talking to them, designing and making with them. People who care for them, and can’t seem to get...