Kate Knibbs is a notable tech reporter and pop culture essayist. A former staff writer for the Daily Dot, her work has appeared in Gizmodo, the Ringer, AV Club, Digital Trends, Popular Mechanics, and Time.
The many lives of the Dancing Baby, cyberspace’s first cringe meme
The enduring footprint of one of TV’s first big companion podcasts
Video: The wild history of fanfic censorship
Wireless phone chargers are cool, but how many of Starbucks' customers will be able to use the ones they're installing?
On Jun 14, 2014 by Kate Knibbs
Cue the melodramatic glances.
Facebook wants you to know it's down with breastfeeding photos.
On Jun 13, 2014 by Kate Knibbs
Dads: They’re just like us!
Elon Musk rejects patent culture in hopes it’ll help the electric car industry.
On Jun 12, 2014 by Kate Knibbs
It’s not mandatory to have a dirty pornstache to be a Gryft driver... but it doesn’t hurt.
Big data for better bras.
The Web is growing, and more places are getting online. As that happens, what technologies will translate the vastness of its content?
The futurist was not impressed with the most recent Turing Test competition.
On Jun 11, 2014 by Kate Knibbs
Dystopic nightmare idea or Kickstarter campaign? It’s both!
Ringly transforms jewelry into high-tech pagers.
Swiping right without fielding friend requests from frisky suitors can be fraught with obstacles.
On Jun 10, 2014 by Kate Knibbs
They should really know better.
Browser extension lets you bring Facebook’s Chat Heads to your desktop.
Looks like the rumors were true.
On Jun 9, 2014 by Kate Knibbs