By Aisha Gani - 07 March 14:10
I learnt that coffee can be translated as “fruity ass malt liquor”, for one thing.
By Alex Hern - 01 March 17:02
Dancing like a tit at 30,000 feet.
By Alex Hern - 11 February 12:42
Microsoft's calculator is partially to blame for JPMorgan losing $9bn, and a lot more besides.
By Alex Hern - 11 February 10:16
Captain Kirk takes on the hive-mind.
By Alex Hern - 08 February 10:25
Do you "copy" a website just by reading it?
By Alex Hern - 30 January 10:28
Bizarro world in Wall Street.
By Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett - 29 January 8:41
When I was suffering from PTSD, I didn't want to be wrapped in cotton wool.
By Alex Hern - 28 January 14:23
Twitter's new "long photo" app goes x-rated.
By Leigh Alexander - 28 January 10:22
The real mission has to be making everyone feel welcome, period.
By Naomi Wolf - 27 January 9:53
For the 40th anniversary of Roe v Wade - which legalised abortion in the US - the New Statesman is republishing Naomi Wolf's provocative 1995 essay, which argues that the pro-choice movement is "cultivating a hardness of heart".
By Alex Hern - 17 January 9:57
Not too arduous a position…
By Catriona Harvey-Jenner - 16 January 15:45
Has the Facebook fad seen its day?
By Catriona Harvey-Jenner - 10 January 13:21
The case could have a large effect on freedom of speech on sites like Twitter.
By Phil Hartup - 07 January 13:43
A culture of violence is something that normalises violence and makes it acceptable. Games don’t do that because they don’t feature real violence or anything that feels like it, argues Phil Hartup.
By Alex Hern - 07 January 8:00
"The last thing he got to do that gave him pleasure was watch the new Star Trek movie."
By Alex Hern - 04 January 17:22
The mayfly life of a 2010s start-up.
By Alex Hern - 27 December 14:48
A glimpse into national psyches.
By Alex Hern - 19 December 8:53
Despite legal language used, "we do not have plans for this" says Kevin Systrom.
By Alex Hern - 18 December 8:39
You are not the customer, you are the product.
By Alex Hern - 13 December 14:10
Google's dodging taxes. But its worst crime is messing around with search results.
By Alex Hern - 12 December 11:34
By Alex Hern - 07 December 10:32
It's mogul v mogul on the highways of the internets.
By Steven Poole - 06 December 6:31
From Jeff Jarvis to Clay Shirky, a class of gurus are intent on "disrupting" old-fashioned practices like asking us to pay for valuable content. Meanwhile, web giants like Google and Apple jealously guard their profitable secrets.
By Talitha Stevenson - 29 November 8:10
The pathologies of modern life.
By Alex Hern - 28 November 11:26
Genetics explained, with added kittens.
By Charlotte Simmonds - 26 November 18:21
An interview with the Obama campaigner behind the social network that's changing politics and big businesses.
By Alex Hern - 19 November 13:41
The organisers of the British Ruby Conference have cancelled the event due to their failure to invite a diverse speaker line-up.
By Kamila Kocialkowska - 01 November 13:22
The launch of a new literature app sees the world's most famous playwright re-invented for the digital age.
By Tauriq Moosa - 17 October 8:49
To kill off the poisonous notions of celebrity, we have to stop giving it our attention and act civilly to each other.
By Alex Hern - 15 October 16:18
Meet the new social network, not quite the same as the old social network.