sharing

The Power and Privilege Issue

Don’t Waste Your Privilege. Share It.

Instead of concealing the truth or cementing ourselves in a chamber of guilt for the often unearned opportunities and access that privilege has afforded us, we must, as the Black feminist activist Brittany Packnett says, “spend our privilege.”
Blair Imani
10.26.18
Culture

​The Game Theory of Thanksgiving

Gratitude can unleash epidemics of altruism. Watch out, or you might be the next to get infected...with NICENESS!
Becky Ferreira
11.21.17
News

This Tool Maps the Spread of Fake News Online

Hoaxy is a website that shows you exactly who is sharing what types of articles online, and how far they've spread on social media.
Samantha Cole
12.21.16
security

New Bank Privacy Tool Exposes Opaque, Possibly Illegal Sharing Policies

Carnegie Mellon did a machine analysis of 6,326 bank privacy notices. The results aren't encouraging.
Michael Byrne
8.28.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Everyone Is Showing Your Gross Sexts to Their Friends, Study Says

Read this before sending your dicks.
Allison Tierney
8.9.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Using a Friend's Netflix Password Could Land You in Prison

But streaming services couldn't care less.
VICE Staff
7.12.16
Culture

SoundGifs Is Your Ticket To Being the Most Irritating Person on the Internet

Like GIFs but much more grating.
Michael Byrne
3.27.16
Power

A Plugin Brings Streaming to the Pirate Bay, and Not Everyone Is Happy

Popcorn Time-like plugin allows users to easily "stream" content, prompting freeloading concerns
Leif Johnson
2.6.16
News

People Are Already Making Amateur Porn with Tumblr’s New GIF Maker

It’s not without precedent; Tumblr is a wild-west for shortform amateur porn, unlike most other social media sites.
Clinton Nguyen
11.17.15
short circuit

Facebook 'Music Stories' Will Put Apple Music and Spotify into the News Feed

It will stream 30-second clips of songs you want to share with your friends.
Rachel Pick
11.5.15
News

Yes, Someone Could Be Watching Your Every Move Through Your MacBook's Camera Right Now

Not to freak you out or anything, but you should probably be more paranoid when you're online.
Drew Millard
10.8.15
Photos

Apple's New Photo Patent Detects Your Friend's Face and Sends Them the Snaps

But wait, there's more!
Jordan Pearson
8.13.15
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