Subscribe to the Magazine
Give a Gift Subscription
Buy Back Issues
Current Issue Contents
New York Magazine
Displaying all articles tagged:
The Future Is Coming
Jay-Z Takes Us One Step Closer to the City of Our Dreams
Phone chargers everywhere.
Stanford Withdrew Its Bid for a New York Campus [Updated]
Cornell’s chances to win the tech sweeps are looking better.
Salman Rushdie Broke Up With Devorah Rose Via Facebook
There’s a headline we never dreamed we’d type.
Central Park’s Joys Will Soon Be Available on the Internet
Why leave the house, ever?
Facebook Will Reportedly Undergo Privacy Audits
Per a settlement with the
The C.I.A. Has a Special Twitter and Facebook Unit
They’re called the “vengeful librarians.”
Hey, Commenters, Google Might Be Indexing What You Say
They’ve apparently just changed what they crawl for.
Loves Rachel Sterne, the City’s “Head Nerd”
That’s fashion-speak for chief digital officer.
Which School Will Rule Roosevelt Island?
Either Cornell or Stanford, probably.
Facebook Forms a PAC [Updated]
The company unveiled yet another new feature.
Mark Zuckerberg Likes Steve Jobs Now
People Overreact to New Facebook Feature
Facebook lets you tell people if you’re pregnant now. Who cares?
The Youth Come Into the City to Hungrily Soak Up Culture
Apple and Shake Shack!
Apple Is Reportedly Now in Talks to Buy Hulu
The company faces some competition.
When Twitter Met Facebook: Jerks, Nerds, and Vulcans
A parable from the wilds of Silicon Valley.
New York Uses Twitter More Than Most of the World, Says a Scientist
And downtown Manhattanites use Twitter and Flickr the most.
Computer Learns to Understand Written Text
If you’d asked me if I thought we could do this yet, I’d have said no.”
Facebook Finds Two New Ways to Win War Against Homework
Video chatting and group messaging.
Biz Stone (Sort of) Leaves Twitter to Restart Mysterious Obvious Corporation
Details on the new project are scant, however.
Pope Benedictus XVI Pens His Very First Tweet
It isn’t controversial. Yet.
Yahoo Is Trying to Buy Hulu
The online video service is considering an unsolicited acquisition offer.
Machine Known As ‘K’ Dubbed World’s Most Powerful Computer
It’s a prestigious title.
Facebook Kind of Hemorrhaging Users Now
It lost 6 million in the
alone this May.
Apple Announces iCloud Service
It’s free — as long as you buy music only through Apple.
Random 16-Year-Old Girl’s Birthday Party Becomes German Social Event of the Year
1,500 people showed up.
Mark Zuckerberg Only Eats Animals He’s Killed Himself
Oh hey, Killer.
Peter Thiel Just Named the Lucky 24 Kids He’s Paying $100,000 to Stay Away From College
The man with two degrees from Stanford pays kids not to go to school.
Mark Zuckerberg Beefs Up His Lobbying Efforts With Two Top Former Bush Aides
To join his twelve-person team in Washington.
30,000 Twitter Users May Face Legal Action for Tweeting About a Soccer Player’s Affair With a Reality TV Star
Ryan Giggs’s super injunction gets no respect.
Lerer Ventures Raises Another $25 Million for New York Start-ups
Eric Hippeau, HuffPo’s recently departed
, will run the new fund.
Goldman Sachs Proves Wall Street Didn’t Screw LinkedIn
Which bank, after all, is the greediest and most knowledgeable of them all?”
LinkedIn IPO Rakes in Billions
Internet company in Mountain Valley, California earns venture capitalist-backers billions. No, not that Internet company. The one down the street.
Foxconn Workers in China Demonstrate Hot New Trend of Planking
For macabre purposes.
Hot Damn, LinkedIn’s Got an IPO Price That Just Won’t Quit
Its valuation is now up to $4.1 billion.
New York City Government — Now With WiFi and More Social Media
Mayor Bloomberg offers a plea for reporters to be less ridiculous.
Apple Approved an Escort-Service App for the iPhone
SugarSugar helps people find Sugar Daddy and Sugar Baby relationships.
Facebook Thought it Might Be Useful to Pay Ex-Reporters to Plant Negative Stories About Google
Mr. Cool Tweets From the Top of Mount Everest
Talking to my amazing wife on the summit of Everest.”
‘Facebook of China’ Stock Dive Might Make Mark Zuckerberg a Little Nervous
How low can your stock go?
Mark Zuckerberg’s $7 Million Mansion Comes With ‘Privacy Hedges’
Will the hoodie go next?
Facebook and Google Are Giving Skype the Once-Over
Apple’s New Software Update Stops the iPhone From Tracking Your Every Move for a Year
Great news — for people who want to opt out.
Facebook’s Leaked Earnings Might Mean a $100 Billion IPO
Everything’s coming up Zuck.
YouTube Founders Go Back to Their Internet ‘Roots’ and Buy Delicious From Yahoo
Apple Deigns to Explain Privacy Tracking So You Noobs Will Shut Up Already Jeez
Also they blame a “bug.”
You Have Until May 31 to Get Your Friendster Testimonials Before It’s All Erased
to the original Facebook.
Facebook Launches a Groupon Killer, Wants to Be Your Everything
Someone knows how to get you to spend Facebook credits.
Headline Guessing Game Wins Hacker-Journalist Contest
Guess whose headline.
the future is coming
Mark Zuckerberg and President Obama Are ‘in a Relationship’
Silicon Valley sidles up to the White House.
Apple Will Ship the iPhone 5 in September
A leak about a new product on the same day its Apple’s earnings report is expected.