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The Jeremy Renner App Was Our Most Surreal Social Network

I remember the exact moment I knew I’d lost all contact with American reality. It wasn’t, as many would pinpoint it, when Donald Trump was…

Is FaceApp Really Sending Your Viral Old-Man Selfies to Russia?

Terms and conditions? Never heard of them. I simply don’t have time to read through that jargon — I need to get right to the…

Can Payday Predatory Lending Ever Not Be Predatory?

It’s a well-worn stat by now, but it’s also almost always germane: Namely, 40 percent of Americans don’t have enough savings for a $400 emergency…

Video Games Are Getting Kids Hooked on Pay-to-Win Mechanics

Redditor Kensgold never expected to spend $10,000 on video games in just two years.  Then again, he never got a full grip on the magnitude…