Ryan Vogt

Ryan Vogt is a Slate copy editor.

Future Tense
Aug. 25 2014 5:47 PMDon’t Ask Me Why, but Amazon Just Paid $970 Million for the Streaming Service Twitch
Future Tense
June 11 2014 1:30 PMNintendo’s Mario Maker Could Be a Minecraft Killer
Future Tense
April 15 2014 4:08 PMThis Sleeve Turns Your iPhone Into a GameBoy. There’s Just One Problem.
Future Tense
Dec. 13 2013 5:31 PMJust What You Always Wanted: A Dongle That Makes Your Smartphone Smell Like Popcorn
Weigel
Dec. 2 2013 6:48 PMHealthcare.gov's Rollout Didn't Doom Obamacare, and the Website's Improvement Won't Save It
Future Tense
Nov. 6 2013 12:43 PMCan a Video Game Make a Dude Like Me Want to Read Pride and Prejudice?
Future Tense
Oct. 3 2013 4:02 PMThe Keyboard Trick That Takes the Stress out of Switching From a PC to a Mac
Gaming
Sept. 23 2013 2:02 PMBland Theft AutoThis is the same game we played 10 years ago.
Weigel
Aug. 29 2013 3:02 PMObama Administration: States Can Have Their Pot, and Smoke It Too
Future Tense
Aug. 22 2013 5:01 PMThis Is the Greatest Keyboard Shortcut Ever
Gaming
Aug. 22 2013 5:39 AMWhere Is Sam?The understated indie video game Gone Home looks like a typical first-person horror story. But it’s a lot more surprising—and moving—than that.
The XX Factor
Aug. 15 2013 8:30 AMDon’t Understand Men? A New Game Show Is Coming to Your Rescue.
Future Tense
July 23 2013 6:19 PMWith This Tracking Device, You'll Never Lose Your Keys (or Mind) Again
Future Tense
June 20 2013 11:11 AMMicrosoft Cries Uncle on Xbox One Battle
Future Tense
Aug. 14 2014 6:07 PMFans Petition Nintendo to Name Character in Next Zelda Game After Robin Williams
Slate Picks
June 11 2014 10:14 AMSome Capital EatsSlate-sters dish on their favorite restaurants in Washington, D.C.
Future Tense
Feb. 23 2014 9:18 AM“Ancient” Chinese Instrument Sounds Like 8-Bit Mario
Future Tense
Dec. 4 2013 2:46 PMXbox One, PlayStation 4 Games Punish Players for Swearing. WTF?
Weigel
Nov. 22 2013 5:20 PMWall Street Journal Editorial: If a Butterfly Flaps Its Wings, Blame Obamacare
Future Tense
Oct. 21 2013 11:17 AMThe New Full Screen Mario Game Is Amazing. It Should Be Taken Down Immediately.
Future Tense
Sept. 27 2013 9:07 AMThe Next Giant Leap in PC Gaming Is a Console? Yeah, Right.
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2013 3:04 PMIn Memory of Hiroshi Yamauchi, the Cranky, Ruthless Man Who Made Nintendo Great
Technology
Aug. 28 2013 4:30 PMYou’ll Never Believe Which Magazine Has the Most Digital SubscribersIt’s called Game Informer, and its success is a rebuke to the magazine industry’s flawed accounting.
Weigel
Aug. 22 2013 1:45 PMEric Holder Suing Texas Over Its Voter ID Law
Future Tense
Aug. 15 2013 4:27 PMHow Old Are Your Ears? Find Out With This Hearing Test.
Culturebox
July 31 2013 1:43 PMYour Dog Will Not Like DogTVUnless you tape a Snausage to your flat-screen.
Future Tense
June 28 2013 2:51 PMWhy Would Apple and Google Want to Make Video Game Consoles?
Future Tense
May 23 2013 1:06 PMThe Real Reason Gamers Should Rage About the New Xbox

TODAY IN SLATE

Foreigners

More Than Scottish Pride

Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself. 

What Charles Barkley Gets Wrong About Corporal Punishment and Black Culture

Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You

Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows

Why Do Some People See the Virgin Mary in Grilled Cheese?

The science that explains the human need to find meaning in coincidences.

Jurisprudence

Happy Constitution Day!

Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.

Is It Worth Paying Full Price for the iPhone 6 to Keep Your Unlimited Data Plan? We Crunch the Numbers.

What to Do if You Literally Get a Bug in Your Ear

  News & Politics
Weigel
Sept. 16 2014 7:03 PM Kansas Secretary of State Loses Battle to Protect Senator From Tough Race
  Business
Moneybox
Sept. 16 2014 4:16 PM The iPhone 6 Marks a Fresh Chance for Wireless Carriers to Kill Your Unlimited Data
  Life
The Eye
Sept. 16 2014 12:20 PM These Outdoor Cat Shelters Have More Style Than the Average Home
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus Video
Sept. 16 2014 2:06 PM A Farewell From Emily Bazelon The former senior editor talks about her very first Slate pitch and says goodbye to the magazine.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2014 8:43 PM This 17-Minute Tribute to David Fincher Is the Perfect Preparation for Gone Girl
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 16 2014 6:40 PM This iPhone 6 Feature Will Change Weather Forecasting
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 16 2014 11:46 PM The Scariest Campfire Story More horrifying than bears, snakes, or hook-handed killers.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.