TikTok

News

This new Gen Z dating app wants to be Tinder for TikTok

Snack said RIP your cringe Hinge profile.
Roisin Lanigan
4 days ago
Culture

Is the Internet's obsession with the 'hot girl' vaccine problematic?

In the midst of a vaccine rollout to combat a global health crisis, the Internet asks — which one is for hot girls?
Laura Pitcher
5.6.21
Culture

'Shadow work' is the latest self-care trend taking over TikTok

Inspired by Jungian psychology, the technique is supposed to unleash your inner child.
Eve Upton-Clark
5.6.21
Culture

Young landlord TikTok is here and it's truly as grim as it sounds

Girlboss, gatekeep, gaslight!
Beth Ashley
5.6.21
Culture

How transphobia found a home on TikTok

The platform has been heralded as a safer social space for marginalized communities, but trans creators are still attacked — or banned — daily.
Beatrice Hazlehurst
5.5.21
News

Is Timothée Chalamet bleaching his hair blonde?

Eagle-eyed stans think he’s dying his locks for a new role.
Douglas Greenwood
4.26.21
Opinion

Why do we love to pathologise normal behaviour online?

By reducing nuances of mental health to sweeping statements, social media might actually be leading to over-diagnosis.
James Greig
4.22.21
Opinion

Bi wife energy is subverting straight relationships

Heteropessimism is dead, let me tell you why: Because they love their wife and their wife is bi.
Jenna Mahale
4.20.21
News

A national boba shortage is set to hit the US soon

First Little Moons, now this?
Jenna Mahale
4.15.21
Music

LilHuddy's evolution from TikTok royalty to rockstar

18-year-old Chase Hudson discusses finding a creative medium that makes him proud. But just how far can 30 million TikTok followers get you in music?
Cassidy George
4.14.21
Music

Chloe Moriondo’s new era of pop-punk and eating boys

You might recognise the 18-year-old from TikTok bops ‘Space Girl’ and ‘Be Around Me’. Now she’s gearing up to release her new album, ‘Blood Bunny’.
Jenna Mahale
4.8.21
Culture

Meet the #DumpsterBabes of TikTok

Dumpster divers across the US are using the platform to create an online space for those wanting to learn how to be more sustainable (or save money).
Ashley Tan
4.8.21
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