How Much Sex, Violence And Hate Speech Can Facebook Control?

Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg has been in charge of providing damage control for his company, and finding ways of filtering out questionable content and preventing a situation like Cambridge Analytica from happening again.

Yanny Or Laurel? Your Brain Decides, Not Your Ears

As a speech scientist, I never thought I’d see so much excitement on social media about one tiny little word.

This Instagram Influencer Literally Does Not Exist

Lil' Miquela is a social media influencer who, like most tween influencers, has social media feuds, thousands of followers, and hundreds of portraits.

This Video Captures An iPhone Exploding For No Apparent Reason

We all have our phones on us at all times, so it's easy to forget that they're complex devices filled with circuits and electricity, which means that sometimes things can go really wrong with them.

How Technology Is Helping To Wipe Marijuana Convictions Off The Books

As more and more states jump on the cannabis legalization bandwagon, one sticky problem is...

‘Cricketing’ Is The Rude Texting Habit That’s Killing Your Relationship

It's the incredibly unsophisticated and downright rude behavior—intentionally or not—you exhibit when you do this.

New Study Proves Digital Assistants Are Dangerous

Digital assistants are always listening. That's a really disturbing thought once you've processed it.

It’s Complicated: Why We Can’t Seem To Break Up With Facebook

Lately I can’t log onto Facebook without being asked to consider my own motivations for using the site.

Facebook Is Developing Avatars Just like Snapchat

Avatars like the ones used on Snapchat will soon be added onto Facebook code, or at least, that's what experts believe.

People Risking Their Lives For The Perfect Selfie

Earlier this month, an Indian man was killed while trying to take a selfie next to a wounded bear.