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.
TODAY IN SLATE
Ben Bradlee Dead at 93
The legendary Washington Post editor presided over the paper’s Watergate coverage.
Ben Bradlee Dead at 93 The legendary Washington Post editor presided over the paper’s Watergate coverage.
The Congressional Republican Digging Through Scientists’ Grant Proposals
The Congressional Republican Digging Through Scientists’ Grant Proposals Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band
Can it be again?
Whole Foods Is Desperate for Customers to Feel Warm and Fuzzy Again
I’m 25. I Have $250.03.
My doctors want me to freeze my eggs.
Forget Oculus Rift
This $25 cardboard box turns your phone into an incredibly fun virtual reality experience.
Behind the Scenes
Where Are Slate Plus Members From? This Weird Cartogram Explains. A weird-looking cartogram of Slate Plus memberships by state.
Taking Research for Granted Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.