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  1. science of us
    Psychologists Explain Your Phone Anxiety (and How to Get Over It)If the thought of calling someone makes you feel all squirmy inside, you’re in good company.
  2. earnest pleas
    If You Even Try to Watch The Irishman on Your Phone, So Help Martin Scorsese …“A big iPad, maybe.”
  3. sheeple
    We Can Stop Worrying About Horns Growing Out of Our SkullsOne of the co-authors reportedly left some important details out of the research paper.
  4. oops
    The Samsung Galaxy Fold, the Phone With the Folding Screen, Is MalfunctioningWho would’ve guessed that a folding screen would break at some point?
  5. the cut opinion pages
    Break Your PhoneIt’s the only way to be acceptably disconnected.
  6. technology
    Glenn Close Is Not Checking Her PhoneShe just keeps missing these nominations.
  7. artphone
    There Are Actually a Lot of Good Reasons to Make Music With Your PhoneSo why isn’t everyone doing it?
  8. artphone
    Here’s How You Can Easily Make Music on Your PhoneFor like zero dollars!
  9. easy espionage
    Um, Trump’s Cell Phone Was Apparently ‘Left Behind’ in a Golf Cart Last YearJust one of the many incredibly worrying ways he’s reportedly compromising national security by refusing to give up his personal phones!
  10. am i dying
    Is Staring at My Phone Before Bed Making Me Go Blind?On that dreaded blue light.
  11. leaders of the free world
    White House Couldn’t Figure Out How to Mute a Conference Call for 22 MinutesOfficials struggled to enable the “listening-only” function during a press call about Iran.
  12. the panopticon
    Taylor Swift Has an App Where You Can Watch Taylor and She Can Watch YouTaylor follows in the footsteps of the Kardashians and Jeremy Renner.
  13. select all
    Hell Yes, There Are Fidget-Spinner PhonesTwo hot new fads kids can’t get enough of, fidget spinners and cellular phones, have finally come together.
  14. Some People See Their Phones As Extensions of ThemselvesYour attachment to your smartphone may be more complicated than it seems.
  15. Some People See Their Phones As Extensions of ThemselvesYour attachment to your smartphone may be more complicated than it seems.
  16. hot shot
    Drew Barrymore Is Every Woman Doing Her Makeup During Her CommuteShe applied makeup by looking at her reflection in the hazy subway wall.
  17. How Cell Phones Are Changing the Therapist-Patient RelationshipA psychiatrist’s thoughts on bringing smartphones into a session.
  18. select all
    A Former NSA Lawyer Explains Why Border Phone Searches Are a Waste of TimeIt’s inefficient and yields bad intelligence.
  19. technology
    A History of the Phones of GirlsA tale told in iOS upgrades.
  20. A Unified Theory of Why Men Send Dick PicsThey evolved to do it. Kind of.
  21. Want to Talk to Trump? Hit Up His Old CellHe’ll call you back on his new phone if he likes you.
  22. select all
    Good Luck Getting Laid With Your Busted Phone and Its Cracked ScreenSingle people look down on those with cracked screens.
  23. select all
    Why It Matters That Trump Is Still Using an Insecure PhoneThe Secret Service would prefer that he use a phone with military-grade encryption and almost none of the standard features.
  24. Donald Trump Is Still Using His Unsecured Personal Cell PhoneIt’s beginning to look like the president’s outrage over Hillary Clinton’s email habits may not have been entirely sincere.
  25. select all
    A Way to Dry Out Your Phone That Actually Works (No Rice Required)A company called Redux wants to rescue your phone, even if you’ve dropped it straight in the ocean.
  26. select all
    What Phones Should Kim Kardashian Buy?What can replace her beloved BlackBerry Bold?
  27. remember the early 2000s?
    What Will Kim Kardashian Do Now That the Blackberry Is Officially Dead?Gone but not forgotten.
  28. Love Ads? Boy, Do We Have the Phone for YouTake a discount on your phone in exchange for staring at ads all day.
  29. Is Google Actually Going to Release a Phone This Year?A Telegraph report claims Google is developing a phone to release this year.
  30. attention grabbing
    Colleges Bribe Students to Put Their Phones AwayUsing free food, of course. 
  31. game of phones
    Americans Are Suggestible, Brand-Oriented Sheep About PhonesAn Apple for this flock, please. 
  32. courtship
    North Korean Couples Propose With Mobile Phones May I have your ear in marriage?
  33. emoji expression
    Life Won’t Be Complete Until We Get These Emojis33 ideas for emojis we’d use regularly.
  34. USB and Firewater
    Bushwick Bar Opens With Personal Phone-Charging Stations for CustomersThe tyranny of the single wall outlet has ended — in Bushwick, anyway.
  35. checking in
    Youths Check Their Phones Every 10 MinutesEver reliable, those youths.
  36. very minor traumas
    The Unique Terror of Hearing Your Phone Alarm As Someone Else’s RingtoneDiagnosing PASD, Phone Alarm Stress Disorder.
  37. Department of Deportment
    Department of Deportment: The End-All, Be-All Guide to Using Your Phone at theGrub Street offers the definitive road map to using your phone at the table.
  38. status symbols
    The Newest Area Code You Don’t Want: 929It’s the city’s sixth area code.
  39. clickables
    Observe the Very Poor Phone Manners of Most Movie Characters“You didn’t even say good-bye.”
  40. make my day
    Shooting Victim Extremely Grateful to Have Bulky Old-School Cell PhoneIf it weren’t for the device, this morning’s fight with his super could have turned out differently.
  41. iphone therefore i am
    Apple Says to Stop Holding Your iPhone With Your Hand Like an IdiotWe thought Apple customers were supposed to be tech-savvy.