The Lazy Man's Guide to Web 2.0FriendFeed crawls Twitter, Flickr, and YouTube so you don't have to.
How To Be a Better BrowserCan a new filtering program cure the Web's information overload?
Is Facebook the Next Google?The social networking site tries to become an ad-sales behemoth.
The iPhone WannabesWhat Apple's competitors get wrong about the next generation of cell phones.
Mom, Do I Have To Fix Your Wi-Fi Again?A painless way to do tech support for your parents.
Cloudy Judgment Web-based applications are all well and good, but there's still no beating the desktop computer.
Office PoliticsMicrosoft's Office 2007, the most annoying computer upgrade since Windows 95.
The Best Computer Upgrade EverForget about a faster processor. Splurge on a bigger screen.
A Grand Unified Theory of YouTube and MySpacePoint-and-click sites that don't tell you what to do.
Roads & Kingdoms
Life After ISIS The Northern Iraqi city of Sinjar has been recaptured from ISIS, but it’s a long way from back to normal.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Stuff to read when you need to escape from your family gathering.
The Generic City Boring landscapes impede on our biological need for intrigue. So why are so many buildings so hideous?
The Craziest Endings in College Football History After the turkey, enjoy some classic finishes.