Technology

Why Won't Twitter Forgive Suey Park?
From trending to torment and back again

Twitter activist Suey Park went viral with the #CancelColbert hashtag. And the Internet has never forgiven her for it.

The Joy of Slow Computing
May 19, 2015

Turn on, boot up, drop out.

What the Apple Watch Will Do to Our Social Lives
April 09, 2015

The Apple Watch could free us from our phones, and from other people too.

Sex Before the Internet Was Scary Enough to Be a Horror Film
March 27, 2015

New flick It Follows strips teens of technology so it can kill them with sex.

The Apple Watch Will Bring Work Into Every Second of Your Life
March 10, 2015

Change is coming to our lives through our wrists. 

After the Bitcoin Gold Rush
“Mining” is the engine that keeps the Bitcoin network working, but it has swelled into a resource-hungry, capital-intensive, centralized syndicate. Is the Internet's native currency worth all the effort?
February 24, 2015

Small-time Bitcoin miners set out to strike crypto-currency gold. A lot of them went bust.

92 Percent of College Students Prefer Reading Print Books to E-Readers
January 14, 2015

92 percent of students in the U.S., Japan, Germany, and Slovakia believe they concentrate better on text in print than on screen.

Stop Checking Your Email So Often. It's Stressing You Out.
December 05, 2014

A new study gives you a good reason to avoid Gmail.

The Hopeful, Anxious Mood the Day Before Charles Lindbergh's Historic Trans-Atlantic Flight
December 05, 2014

Several men had died before Lucky Lindy made it alone from New York to Paris. No one knew he would make it, either. 

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