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Welcome to breakup TikTok, we're all trying to pick ourselves back up here

“It was either make a TikTok, or text him.”
Kat Smith
2.24.21
News

Clubhouse already has 8 million users, somehow

New data suggests people are flooding to the app pre-launch.
Douglas Greenwood
2.19.21
News

Joe Biden saves TikTok

The President has halted the TikTok ban that his predecessor, Donald Trump, floated last year.
Roisin Lanigan
2.15.21
News

Facebook is working on their own Clubhouse clone, already

Zuckerberg never sleeps.
Jenna Mahale
2.11.21
News

We might need to pay to use some Twitter features in the future

A new report says the app is considering switching to a subscription-based model.
Roisin Lanigan
2.10.21
Culture

Novel Fake Accounts takes on internet lies and how we scam ourselves

The fiction debut by Lauren Oyler, the formidable literary critic known for taking down your faves, wants you to know you’re not a pawn of late-capitalist techno-dystopia.
Clem De Pressigny
2.4.21
Culture

Meet the womxn bus driver baddies of TikTok

These young stereotype-smashing frontline workers are highlighting the sexism, secrets and seriously annoying passengers of a life behind the wheel.
Ashley Tan
2.3.21
Opinion

How do I get a Clubhouse invite?

The audio-only platform is still in beta mode, but people are already so desperate to get involved that they're buying invites on eBay. Here's why.
Shama Nasinde
1.29.21
Culture

Should you join a commune in 2021? TikTok says yes!

As the pandemic forces us to live increasingly solitary lives, the lure of a simplistic community based alternative has never been stronger.
Chloe Meley
1.28.21
Culture

In 2021 being hot is a state of mind

Physical appearance being socially determined by patriarchal values? That's 2020.
Eve Upton-Clark
1.14.21
Fashion

Does an influential brand need an Instagram account?

Bottega Veneta’s social media exodus suggests a new beginning for the brand -- will it reverberate across the industry?
Douglas Greenwood
1.6.21
Culture

How celebrities botched 2020

From Kim’s private island to everything Ellen DeGeneres, the rich and famous proved we weren’t really all in it together.
Beatrice Hazlehurst
12.28.20
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