Battling My Daemons
My email made me miserable. So I decided to build my own email app from scratch.
I Hate the Way All Other Email Programs Look I’m very picky when it comes to visual design. That’s why I designed my own email app.
Tube-TiedIn our era of ultrapersonalized viewing, why do we still allow TVs to infiltrate our public spaces?
Recipe for a Five-Star ReviewWhy the top-rated restaurants on Yelp are places you’ve never heard of.
Stop Putting Your Email Address in Your Email SignatureIt’s baffling and redundant. So why do we do it?
One Weird Trick to Stop Facebook HoaxesThe social network could be a force for truth—if it wanted to be.
It’s Official: iOS 8 Was Apple’s Buggiest Release to DateYour iPhone 6 really is that glitchy, but worse may be to come.
The Smartphone Game Money PitWhy I spent real, nonfantasy dollars to unlock a flock of wizards in Clash of Clans.
Vampire PornMindGeek is a cautionary tale of consolidating production and distribution in a single, monopolistic owner.
“It Never Felt Like I Could Be Email-Stress Free”Chris Kirk and his editor Dan Kois talk about the challenges of writing about coding, building an email app, and more.
Out of the Blue and Into the WackNeil Young’s PonoPlayer sounds no better than an iPhone—no matter what the audiophiles say.
Is Snapchat Really Confusing, or Am I Just Old?A 32-year-old’s hopeless quest to understand America’s fastest-growing social app.
The Year’s Best GadgetsThe smartphones, coffee makers, and Japanese toilet seats that delighted us in 2014.
The Moonshot That Missed Google Glass was a grand experiment, but it’s time for Google to move on. Here’s how.
By Clicking on This Article, You Agree to …Does it matter that we don’t read the inscrutable license agreements we encounter on the Web?