Why Do We Need So Many Different Messaging Apps?
Slack, Signal, Hangouts, Wire, iMessage, Telegram, Facebook Messenger. Why do we need so many apps to do one thing?
An Artist Uses Tangled Wires to Create Lifelike Sculptures
Richard Stainthorp's wire sculptures look like they might come alive at any second.
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Secure Messaging App Wire Stores Everyone You've Ever Contacted in Plain Text
The decision is seemingly a trade-off for usability across multiple devices.
Found Object Terrariums Capture Nature in Jars
Naoko Ito encapsulates wilderness ephemera in glass and wood.
Artist Weaves Intricate Bonsai Trees with Copper and Aluminum Wire
English artist and craftsman Andy Elliott is reimagining the ancient botanical art form.
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Stream of the Crop: 9 New Albums for Heavy Rotation 4/1
New albums from Wire, Nelly Furtado, and Bob Dylan top this week's list.
Stream Wire's Timely New Album, 'Silver/Lead'
The British post-punk legends return with their 15th studio album, 40 years after their debut.
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Chuck Berry's Reviews of Old Punk Records Are Wonderful
A rediscovered 1980 interview from 'Jet Lag' has the rock 'n' roll icon taking on The Sex Pistols, Joy Division, and The Ramones.
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Simple Wire Drawings Show the Fragility of Human Life
Switzerland-based artist Gavin Worth sculpts human lives with wire lines.
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PREMIERE: Omni Take to the Rocks in the Sun-Addled "Earrings" Video
It's the latest video from the Atlanta trio's debut LP, 'Deluxe.'
Shel Silverstein-Style Shapes Appear in Twisted Wires
Self-taught artist Spenser Little shows off some of his amazing handmade wire statues.
3D-Printed Zoetropes Use Light to Bring Figures to Life
Japanese media artist Akinori Goto's translucent sculptures propel an early animation tool into the future.