My Top 3 Pet Peeves (That Are Actually a Big Deal)

Annoyed Cat

Matthew Rozsa discusses the three pet peeves that bug him the most. Someone has to do it, right?

Are We Too Glued to Our Phones?


“A guy walks into a bear…”

What a Top Blackberry Guy Has to say About Technology and Our Perception of Time and Space


An interview with Scott Totzke, former VP Security at Blackberry.

Work With Your Nerves, Not Against Them: How To Get A Girl’s Number Without Asking


A young comedian struggled with the 20th century custom of asking women for their phone numbers. Here’s his 21st century solution.

5 Tips to Help Us Get Back in the Moment

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Uzi Peretz decided to make some changes after realizing he had an unhealthy attachment to his cell phone.

The Short Happy Virtual Life of My ‘Friend’ Bob

Recharging Danbo Power - Takashi Hososhima (Short Happy Virtual Life)

What would a biography look like if it was comprised solely of social network updates? Doug Bond asked himself this very question and the results are hilarious.

Dear John: My Boyfriend Overshares Our Intimate Details


A boyfriend disclosing personal encounters, disciplining someone’s child over a cell phone, and unprofessional prevalence of flip-flops.

Ten Phone Ideas…From the Future!

Cell Phones

Cell phones are boring. They are all rectangles, with touch screens. Every phone is the same. Think outside the box, phone companies.

How to Use a Gym


Josh Bowman gives some tips for all you gym rats. Etiquette, people. Etiquette.

Is It Lazy to Opt Out of Technology?


Do you feel like you have to be “plugged in” at all times?

Men and Machines: 12/7


How has technology shaped men’s lives?

An Email From My Father


Tom Fiffer longs to hear the ping of a new text message or email: the one that would let him know his father got his message and is replying.

Blackmail in the Digital Age


How would one conduct blackmail in the digital age, in which the idea of an ‘original copy’ is meaningless? Carl Pettit considers this theoretical dilemma.

A Letter to My Nephew Who Is Away at Summer Camp


Advice from Uncle Sean on drug use, growing up, New York City, and having your heart broken.

Gay Catnip

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A straight Peace Corps Volunteer goes to D.C. Pride as an ally, never guessing at the support that would be reciprocated.

1990: When Mobile Phones Were the Size of Vacuum Cleaners and Stereotypes of Men were Just as Awkward

Radio Shack

We wish we could say we’ve come a long way, but have we?