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Technology

Authorities Need to Understand the Internet in Order to Police It

The Momo challenge is just one example of how much harm people who don't get technology can do.
Tom Whyman
3.26.19
Remembering Things

People Told Us The Worst Songs They Uploaded to MySpace

They’ve lost more than 50 million songs by over 10 million artists. Here are some of the tracks our staff thought would make them famous.
Noisey UK Staff
3.20.19
myspace

MySpace Lost 12 Years of Music in 'Server Migration'

Say goodbye to your high school emo band—music uploaded between 2003-2015 may no longer be accessible.
Jordan Pearson
3.18.19
Culture

Solange Reviving BlackPlanet Is a Nod to OG Black Twitter

The 1999 site was futuristic for its time, birthed black Twitter, and influenced the rest of the web too.
Taylor Hosking
3.1.19
PROFILES

Bring Me the Horizon's Oli Sykes Doesn’t Care If You Love Him

From fronting a hated metalcore act to an adored stadium rock band, Sykes spoke to us about love/hate and the sixth Bring Me The Horizon album, 'amo.'
Hannah Ewens
1.16.19
RIP

Rest In Peace SCUZZ, the Best Rock TV Channel Ever

You (and the fact that you played "Sorry You're Not a Winner" by Enter Shikari in 2018) will be greatly missed.
Noisey UK Staff
11.14.18
Remembering Things

'Jennifer's Body' Is a Cult Classic That Captured Myspace-Emo in All Its Glory

Diablo Cody’s underrated film turns nine this week—we look back on how it juggled bisexuality, desire, and early 2000s mainstream emo.
Hannah Ewens
11.6.18
We Reviewed Literally Whatever You Sent Us

We Reviewed Literally Whatever You Sent Us, Volume 24

Everyone has way too much time on their hands.
Colin Joyce
Dessie Jackson
Eric Sundermann
10.31.18
Remembering Things

10 Years After Burial’s Unmasking, He's Still a Superhero

A decade ago this month, Burial revealed his identity on MySpace—is it now impossible to have a secret one?
Kyle MacNeill
8.16.18
myspace

Actually, Myspace Sold Your Data Too

In the wake of Facebook’s privacy debacle, Myspace Tom has emerged as an unlikely hero. But the platform he built and the data you put on Myspace continues to help advertisers target its old users.
Samantha Cole
4.12.18
Features

The Search for the Legendary Italian Musician Who Vanished into Thin Air

He was supposed to be the Bon Iver of Italy, but in 2013 he and his music disappeared without a trace. I tracked him down in Berlin five years later to find out why.
Enrico Pitzianti
3.12.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Rest in Peace, AIM

We may have left it long ago for sleeker, younger chat apps, but that small yellow humanoid logo will always have a special place in our hearts.
River Donaghey
12.15.17
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