Mic Wright

Mic is a freelance writer and journalist based in London. He writes about technology, culture and politics. He’s @brokenbottleboy on Twitter.

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Toward a Unified Theory of Mark Zuckerberg’s Haircut

Whenever Mark Zuckerberg testifies before Congress, one issue cuts above all the rest. It’s not user privacy. It’s not allowing bias political ads on his…

Are the Tech Bros Who ‘Dopamine Fast’ Full of Shit?

When bioengineer and coder Janey Muñoz tweeted that a member of her cohort at the Y Combinator startup accelerator had cut short a conversation because…

The Teen Boy Who’s Posing As Punxsutawney Phil on Tinder Is Cleaning Up

Compared to the morass of modern human dating, the simplicity of the humble groundhog’s mating routine sounds quite appealing. Groundhogs don’t have to go to…