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Does Rotten Apples Toss Out Some Good Ones, Too?

The website seeks to sort the movies of bad men from everything else. That’s more fraught than you’d think.

Dec. 15 2017 2:11 PMTwitter Has Transformed Itself, and No One NoticedMaybe not even Twitter.
Dec. 12 2017 7:29 PMAll the Things Uber Is Doing to Try to Prove It's Now Less AwfulIt's been a busy few months for the company.
Dec. 12 2017 4:43 PMPeriscope Has a Minor ProblemUsers are swarming young girls and asking them to do inappropriate things. And the live-streaming app hasn't been able to stop them.
Dec. 12 2017 1:10 PMCan the Fidget Spinner Disrupt the Dreidel?It’s 5778 and we’re about to find out!
Dec. 11 2017 2:42 PMNetflix Releases Rare Ratings Info to Mock Obsessive Fans of Its Own MovieWhat’s so wrong about loving A Christmas Prince?
Dec. 10 2017 4:36 PMUber Charged a Customer $18,000 For a 21-Minute RideDon't worry, he's getting a refund.
Dec. 9 2017 10:43 PMPresident Trump Tries to Pick a Twitter Fight With the Washington Post’s Dave WeigelAgain with the crowd sizes.
Dec. 9 2017 9:15 AMApple’s App of the Year Makes Sense If You've Been Paying Attention to the NewsThe big trend of 2017: unwinding with leaving your phone.
Dec. 8 2017 4:37 PMYouTube Red Desperately Needs “Prestige”It’s the biggest prerequisite for challenging Netflix—and the hardest to obtain.
Dec. 8 2017 2:03 PMGoogle Found a Way to Make Googling Celebrities WorseBy having them answer questions about themselves that no one was asking.
Dec. 7 2017 1:47 PMVine Can Turn Over a New LeafThe defunct app may come back from the dead. Here’s how it can be even better.
Dec. 6 2017 7:51 PMWelcome to the Voice WarsA petty spat between Amazon and Google could be the opening skirmish of tech’s next big conflict.
Dec. 6 2017 2:57 PMThe Wendy’s Twitter Account Is Tweeting Some Very Credible Thoughts About the Year’s Best Movies“Visually stunning!”
Dec. 5 2017 7:10 PMApple Pay Cash Is Coming For Venmo's BusinessAnd it has many advantages—whether your payments are illicit or not.
Dec. 4 2017 6:32 PM“Dunking” Is Delicious SportBut it might be making Twitter even more terrible.
Dec. 14 2017 4:54 PMLet’s Uber. I’ll Call a Lyft.Why conscientious consumers no longer want to use Uber, except as a verb.
Dec. 12 2017 7:24 PMThe Apple Watch Wants to Become the Ultimate Fitness TrackerIt's now a good option for both casual exercisers and serious athletes.
Dec. 12 2017 1:37 PMTwitter Just Made the Tweetstorm a Real ThingTHREAD: This is a good idea (1/x).
Dec. 11 2017 7:35 PMShazam Was the First App to Really Wow MeHow will Apple's takeover change it?
Dec. 11 2017 8:30 AMAn Ode to the Family ComputerI’m glad I grew up before smartphones took over.
Dec. 10 2017 8:15 AMIn Defense of Frivolous Kitchen TechCounter space is overrated.
Dec. 9 2017 10:30 AMA Small Change That Could Make Our Phones So Much BetterWhy do we still need to manually change our phone brightness?
Dec. 9 2017 8:15 AMI Don’t Know How to Ride My Bike for Fun AnymoreTracking every detail of my workouts is too ingrained.
Dec. 8 2017 4:02 PMTrump Nixes Obama Rule to Require Airlines to Disclose Baggage FeesA cautionary tale about online consumer protection.
Dec. 7 2017 3:49 PMFacebook Is Giving the “Poke” Another ChanceWill it make any sense now?
Dec. 7 2017 12:06 PMWhy Is Silicon Valley So Slow to Expel Abusive Men?Ellen Pao discusses sexists, enablers, and trolls—and why she has hope the technology industry can still become a safer, more inclusive place.
Dec. 6 2017 6:11 PMThe Case For Buying Your Christmas Tree OnlineGo ahead: Break with tradition. The convenience is worth it.
Dec. 6 2017 12:19 PMApple Has Ruined Its Podcasts AppIt was once simple, sufficient, and just worked. What happened?
Dec. 5 2017 1:52 PMThe Well-Kempt Human Raccoons of YouTubeDumpster-diving makeup vloggers are making a radical critique of consumerism on the video platform. 
Dec. 4 2017 11:57 AMFacebook Now Has a Messenger App for KidsIt has no ads. It’s also a giant ad for future Facebook use.

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