Thoughts

porn

What Porn Stars Think About During Sex

"It’s very easy for a lot of mundane thoughts to pop into my head: 'What type of pizza will I get after this? Do I have beer at home?'"
Chris Shearer
11.11.18
algorithms

An AI Analyzed My Twitter Feed and Discovered I’m a Shithead

DeepSense says it can analyze tweets to see if someone is a good employee. I'm going to need to make better tweets.
Derek Mead
9.21.18
Comics!

'Two Deer,' Today's Comic by Allison Conway

A pair of contemplative deer discuss their dreams.
Allison Conway
9.17.18
New music

Who Is the Sick Boy, Really? A Meditation on The Chainsmokers’ New Single

Is it you? Perhaps.
Alex Robert Ross
1.17.18
Math

Americans Could Eat Every American in Less Than Two Decades

This assumes we eat about as much meat as we do now, which is a big assumption when we're talking eating everyone!
Derek Mead
3.28.17
Thoughts

What Do We Want the Future to Be?

Motherboard editor-in-chief Derek Mead has a thought to leave you with.
Derek Mead
3.15.17
Thoughts

Thank God I Found This Picture, For Now My Raw Emotions Have Been Sanded Smooth

This is like popping a balloon full of serotonin.
Derek Mead
9.2.16
Opinion

Why Do We Need Technology?

The only way to report on something as powerful as technology is to take a critical look at its relationship with the end user and everyone else.
Derek Mead
2.9.16
Thoughts

Why Does This Vine Exist?

Can we do one with Roy Ayers now?
Derek Mead
11.6.15
Internet

The Internet of Trust

The internet as a whole may be very real, but it's virtually impossible to know just how real its constituent parts actually are.
Derek Mead
10.2.15
Reviews

Uh Oh, Luigi Read Some Derrida and Now He's 'Ennuigi'

"Ennuigi" explores the meaning of existence in the Mushroom Kingdom.
Emanuel Maiberg
8.17.15
Hell or Salt Water

We Can't Survive Without the Fishy Deep, Come Hell or Salt Water

​We'd all be hard pressed to find someone who would disagree that the oceans are anything but a beautiful mystery.
Derek Mead
8.10.15
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