The Year’s Best GadgetsThe smartphones, coffee makers, and Japanese toilet seats that delighted us in 2014.
“I Only Wish I Could Get Out and Join Them”Scenes from the Eric Garner protests in New York City.
Is Snapchat Really Confusing, or Am I Just Old?A 32-year-old’s hopeless quest to understand America’s fastest-growing social app.
Recipe for a Five-Star ReviewWhy the top-rated restaurants on Yelp are places you’ve never heard of.
You Can’t Dislike This ArticleFacebook’s inability to handle criticism is bad for democracy.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Senior technology writer Will Oremus shares what stories intrigued him at the magazine this week.
This Is in No Way the Perfect Visual Metaphor for the State of the Newspaper Industry in 2014
The Slatest Week in Pictures A pilgrimage in Nepal, elections in Athens, war in Syria, fashion in Paris, and trash heaps in China.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Social media guru Lindsey Underwood highlights the most popular stories of the week, from the Patriots to Tom Petty.
Why Do We Ignore Warnings About Earth’s Future? “What's dragging us down is religious faith.”
He Never Touches the Balls Tom Brady may be the handsome face of the Pats, but the team’s heart and soul belong to defensive tackle Vince Wilfork.