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Social Media

  1. life in pixels
    The Decline and Fall of the Zuckerberg EmpireDo we need Facebook?
  2. exes
    Hailey Baldwin Endured Everyone’s Instagram Worst NightmareShe accidentally followed a fan account devoted to her husband’s ex.
  3. life in pixels
    Fox News’ Silent War on TwitterThe network has found a way to treat Twitter with the same bitter contempt it’s always treated the New York Times.
  4. religion
    Upload Your Prayers to the Virgin of GuadalupeIn Mexico, the Basilica of Guadalupe offers a digital pilgrimage. It’s not the only holy site to do so.
  5. global tech
    These ChatBots Help Zimbabweans Find Fuel During a ShortageZimbabwe is experiencing a major gas shortage. Social media platforms like WhatsApp are countering its worst effects.
  6. gab
    Gab, the Social Media Site for the Alt-Right, Gets DeplatformedAfter the Pittsburgh shooter was found to have used the site, it was abandoned by its business partners. What does that mean for Twitter?
  7. mail bombings
    Mail Bombing Suspect Cesar Sayoc Dispensed Memes and Threats on Social MediaThe suspect loves MAGA memes and hates the fake-news media. Very surprising. Wow.
  8. the internet is for porn
    How Smartphones Got a Conservative Nation Hooked on PornIn 2012, three Indian politicians were forced to step down after they were caught watching porn during a session of Parliament.
  9. social media
    The Thing I Most Crave on Social Media Is an EndingOnline, these days, the feeling of coming to the end of a feed is so rare, so elusive, that encountering it anywhere is immensely satisfying.
  10. not cool
    Tricking Your Readers Isn’t Cute, Even If It’s in the Name of Voter RegistrationIf you see a link on Twitter claiming Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West are splitting up, you might want to think twice about clicking it.
  11. decisions
    Did I Make a Mistake Selling My Social-Media Darling to Yahoo?Yahoo was negotiating to buy Facebook and Del.icio.us at the same time. Zuckerberg famously said no. Del.icio.us CEO Joshua Schachter said yes.
  12. tech boot camp
    Get the Most Out of Your iPhone Camera With This Hidden FeatureDevelopers have unlocked a feature that allows users to capture every bit of information your iPhone camera is capable of.
  13. select all
    Why Can’t Instagram Get Anybody to Care About IGTV?It’s been months since Instagram launched its longform video hub, with help from popular creators. So why isn’t the YouTube competitor luring users?
  14. life in pixels
    Donald Trump, Kanye West, and the Reign of Human ClickbaitMedia outlets created “clickbait” to stand out in a crowded environment. What’s the psychological equivalent?
  15. technoguilt
    The Algorithm Knows Me. So Why Does It Keep Shaming Me?Algorithm shame: the inescapable feeling of being pigeonholed with almost no one to blame but yourself.
  16. social media
    If You Charge People to Tweet, They’ll Revolt in the StreetUganda’s social media tax is just another way for the government to crack down on dissent. The country’s youth isn’t having any of it.
  17. global tech
    In Internet-Bare Rural India, the Largest Social Network Is a Toll-Free HotlineCGNet Swara delivers local news over the phone to residents of central India, where only 3 percent of residents have internet.
  18. select all
    I Can’t Control My Social-Media Usage. But iOS 12 Can!Using technology to solve my addiction to technology. What could go wrong?
  19. parenthood
    Instagram, My 3-Year-Old Daughter, and MeAm I actually instilling some meaningful lesson about confidence? Or am I just teaching her how to lie?
  20. select all
    Kanye West Is Finally Right About Something: Social Media Shouldn’t Have MetricsA rare moment of Twitter clarity from Kanye West.
  21. nyfw spring 2019
    The Best Social-Media Moments From Fashion Week, Day 6Jaws, teenage crushes, and Bria Vinaite.
  22. nyfw spring 2019
    The Best Social-Media Moments From Fashion Week, Day 5Venezuelan hot dogs and bucket hats.
  23. nyfw spring 2019
    The Best Social-Media Moments From Fashion Week, Day FourEven when it rains, it pours fashion.
  24. nyfw spring 2019
    The Best Social-Media Moments From Fashion Week, Day 3It’s always nice when the long line is worth the party inside!
  25. nyfw spring 2019
    The Best Social-Media Moments From Fashion Week, Day TwoKanye West, Martha Stewart, and sound baths.
  26. social media
    Ariana Grande Shuts Instagram Comments After Mac Miller Death To Stop TrollsTrolls had been posting repeatedly on her photos.
  27. social media
    Joel Kim Booster and Patti Harrison to Host New Digital Series at Comedy CentralThe show will cover the week’s news through the lens of social-media reactions.
  28. nyfw spring 2019
    The Best Social-Media Moments From Fashion Week, Day 1Tom Ford, Henry Golding, and a whole lot of Instagram.
  29. social media
    Where to Follow All of the Cut’s Editors During Fashion WeekWe’re everywhere!
  30. celebrity
    Emily Ratajkowski Envisions Her Instagram As a ‘Sexy Feminist Magazine’Okay!
  31. it's complicated
    Being Orbited by Exes Is My Favorite ThingWhen I catch one looking at my Instagram Story, it allows me to imagine, for a moment, that my life is as fun as the social-media show I’ve curated.
  32. Don Lemon Responds to Trump’s Insulting Tweet About His LeBron James Interview“Who’s the real dummy?”
  33. death
    Widower Brings His Wife’s Photo to the Sea Every DayMy husband better do this.
  34. social media
    Selma Blair Quits Twitter in Solidarity With James GunnGunn was fired from Disney earlier this month.
  35. grandson
    Pete Davidson Is Quitting Instagram Because His Real Life Is So LitPetiana fans can rest easy.
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    Facebook Can’t Fix Itself Because It Doesn’t Want to Understand the ProblemFacebook won’t get better until it stops genuflecting for the right wing and starts thinking about politics in context.
  37. Influencer Gets Bit by Shark for Sick Instagram and It’s Totally Worth ItInstagramming is well on its way to surpassing bobsledding as the world’s most dangerous sport.
  38. doin it for the gram
    Drake Does Not Have Time for Your Basic Travel InstagramsLord help the woman who posts a plane-wing sunset photo in Aubrey Graham’s compaany.
  39. select all
    The New Gatekeepers of Silicon Valley Are Getting Played by ConservativesTwitter CEO Jack Dorsey is having dinner with conservative activists to “rebuild trust.” But why?
  40. it's complicated
    I Unfollowed My Boyfriend on Twitter to Save Our RelationshipHis social-media presence was making me hate him in real life.
  41. select all
    Astrology, the World’s Oldest, and Newest, Meme TrendAcross social media — particularly on Instagram — a rash of new accounts have emerged wanting to tell you about your celestial self through memes.
  42. How Netflix Is Trying to Make Sure Its Shows Don’t Get LostNetflix execs vigorously dispute the idea shows or movies are disappearing amid the endless rows of programming.
  43. social media
    David Simon Tells Jack Dorsey to ‘Die of Boils’ Over Twitter LockoutThe Wire creator has been locked out of his Twitter account.
  44. social media
    Did Kelly Marie Tran Wipe Her Instagram Because of Harassment?All of her photos have been deleted.
  45. select all
    My Ex Blocked Me on Social Media — But He Forgot About VenmoI can’t see pictures of his dog anymore, but I know that he still has the same sh*tty taste in alcohol.
  46. How a Federal Judge Is Laying Down the Law on Trump’s Twitter HabitsOne way to think of it is that she is — rather sneakily — giving him a test.
  47. pore it out
    Riverdale Star Shares Her Struggle With Cystic AcneAnd she encouraged her followers to do the same.
  48. gallery
    Roger Vivier Publishes an Instagram-Inspired BookA look at the brand through the world’s top social-media influencers.
  49. it's complicated
    Why I Don’t Acknowledge My Relationships on Social MediaConfessions of an online under-sharer.
  50. Tweet More or Eat Sh*t, Because I’m Roidin’ Up This Zoo’s Social Media […] Welcome to Hell, nimrods. This is your last day as employees of the Cincinnati Zoo and your first day as global brand ambassadors of a […]
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