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Gay emoji couple kissing with heart iconHey dude, where's my gay kiss emoticon?
Kissing your boyfriend over GChat isn't as easy as you think.
Emoji stampsHow to find Google Hangouts' secret emoji
Chatting is about to become way more fun.
Raphael's The School of Athens with cell phonesPrepare yourself for the SMS renaissance
Desktop texting is the new Gchat, and it’ll have major implications for how we communicate in 2015.
girl with book The alt lit scene's 'dirty little non-secret'
Within a young publishing clique, patterns of abuse have emerged.  
button-down shirtHot new startup tells bro CEOs to tuck in their shirts
Awl coproprietor Choire Sicha tackles a full-scale failure of casual menswear.
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