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illustrations of various lgbt BLM activists How 4 Black Lives Matter activists handle queerness and trans issues
An Inside look at how Black Lives Matter centers queer and trans issues.
Coming out online is a new first step before coming out IRL
From Facebook to LiveJournal and everything in between.
Legends of Gaming cast The U.S. version of 'Legends of Gaming' feels like a LAN party in your friend's basement
The titans of YouTube face off in a video game battle to the death.


illustration of a pepsi-themed smart phone Is Pepsi developing a smartphone?
The rumors, like the soda, are bubbling.
Google homepage Man who accidentally bought directs his reward to charity
Google ended up going above and beyond to help a good cause.
Uber Logo Man who robbed a convenience store thought he could escape in an Uber
Need a getaway driver? There's an app for that.
microsoft hololens Microsoft is developing a shared virtual reality experience
Microsoft is mixing it up with mixed reality.
abstract art of  facebook logo Facebook just added 3D Touch to its iOS app
Facebook finally gets on the 3D Touch bandwagon.
phone Relying on the Internet is affecting our memories
It's so easy to forget things when smartphones remember them for you.
Histography Designer creates awesome interactive timeline based off Wikipedia articles
Get ready to spend a few hours scrolling through history.


Rand Paul Rand Paul tries to grab 2016 attention with an all-day livestream
Get ready for nonstop Rand Paul action!
Screengrab from a YouTube video. Egyptian news host mistakes video game footage for Russian airstrike on Syria
Fact-checkers really ought to read the “show more” section on YouTube.
cockpit Pentagon recategorizes 11,000 Flickr images after copyright-licensing error
Flickr changed the DoD's photographs to 'public domain' over the weekend.
Hyperwalk on a sidewalk Your cool new 'hoverboard' isn't street legal in London
Police are cracking down and getting the word out on the illegal boards.
political animals speaking at a microphone The first 2016 Democratic debate: A cynical voter's guide
Let's get ready to cordially disagree with each other!
Bernie Sanders reveals that he opposes the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act
Sanders isn't sure yet whether he'll join a potential filibuster of the bill.
jeb bush holding the net neutrality logo Jeb Bush's stance on net neutrality is now a video game
Net Neutrality Blaster Starring Jeb! turns presidential hopeful into video game hero.