Facebook Now Has a Messenger App for KidsIt has no ads. It’s also a giant ad for future Facebook use.
The Biggest Trump Subreddit Is Focused on Kate Steinle, Not Michael FlynnHow r/The_Donald is handling Friday’s news
How Nefarious Was Matt Lauer’s Secret Door-Locking Button?They’re not unheard of in high-powered offices. But in the hands of an abuser they can be terrifying.
Witness Testifies Uber Had a Unit Dedicated to Stealing Trade Secrets and Hiding EvidenceThe unit allegedly used a secret messaging system that almost immediately deleted texts.
Man Up and Reactivate Your Twitter, Armie HammerThere are plenty of reasons to flee social media. “BuzzFeed wrote mean things” is not a good one.
The Instant Pot Is Now an Entire Economy and ReligionAnd this year’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday prove it’s not going away anytime soon.
How a Concussion Revealed My Screen ObsessionBeing forced to disconnect isn’t the same as disconnecting.
How Matt Bellassai Uses the InternetThe comedian on Harry Potter chat rooms, Seamless vs. Postmates, and why he loves the Beyoncé hair flip.
HQ Trivia Is Idiot-ProofIt turns out the game-show app is so fun even its CEO’s unhinged tirade can’t stop it.
Oculus WhiffedVirtual reality was supposed to help us understand each other unlike any other medium. That’s a delusion.
Uber Still Faces an Existential RaceThe company's deal with Volvo shows one thing that hasn't changed amid its turmoil.
Snapchat to the RescueTeens’ favorite camera app has a high-minded plan to save us from fake news. Will it work?
Bumble Just Bumbled Into the Prince Harry–Meghan Markle RomanceIt ignored the fact that there are no royal couples on Bumble.
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Is a Capitalistic Perversion of the Original GameFrom home loan debt to unbridled resource extraction, this game’s got it all.
Facebook Is Still Doing the Bare MinimumIts plan to tell users about the Russian propaganda they encountered is a pathetic fig leaf.
The Gadgets That Made It Big This Year And the gadgets that no one should be buying on Cyber Monday.
I Have Found the Perfect Location for Amazon’s Second HeadquartersUnlike Chicago, however, I have no plans to let the company keep its employees’ payroll taxes.
Facebook’s Broken PromisesThe company’s failure to block discriminatory housing ads illustrates why it can’t be trusted to police itself.
Your Phone Is Always Tracking Your LocationNo matter what you do, smartphones are constantly tracking more information than you think they are.
The Pivot From AdvertisingIt’s time for online media to stop chasing clicks (and Facebook’s carrots).
Department of Justice Suing to Block AT&T’s Acquisition of Time WarnerOne major question: Did President Trump’s disdain for CNN play a role in the decision?