This week’s hack of celebrity nudes may be the most high-profile example of “revenge porn” — humiliating women by spreading private photos. A dedicated group of activists, led by the mother of a victim, has been pushing for more aggressive laws, but can this really be stopped?
Security researchers say Apple may not be directly at fault in what some have called an “iCloud leak.” Key new features depend on a safe and secure cloud. Update: Apple says there is no wide iCloud breach.
“Who is this 4chan fella anyway?”
Bryan Hamade, a 27-year-old from Georgia, told BuzzFeed his scheme to make some easy bitcoins backfired and that now he’s being harassed by 4chan users.
4chan attempted to encourage women to share their own nude photos using the #LeakForJLaw hashtag on Twitter. It didn’t work.
It looks like Twitter’s social justice community is cleaning house in a big way at the moment.
One of the big problems with hashtag activism is you’re never sure if it’s genuine or not.
Cicada 3301 is a mysterious organization posting highly complex puzzles across the net. After two years, the answer may finally be in sight.
If you haven’t heard yet, a bikini bridge is when a woman is so skinny her hip bones lift the front of her bikini up when she lies down.
It appears as though he’s okay, however.
Much informative. Very knowledge. Such facts.
Have you always been curious about 4Chan, but too afraid to go? Let me be your guide. (Safe for work, believe it or not.)
Ohio University student and sorority sister Rachel Cassidy had to delete all of her social media accounts after she was labeled a “false rape accuser” and flooded by threatening messages.
If you see #CureForMiley online today, it’s fake.
You can’t help but send this to them the minute they get online.
“Great pizza, ask for the special white sauce.” NSFWish
Thanks to the anonymous image board, a 39-year-old man named Charles is currently in first place in a contest to to meet his favorite pop star. NSFWish
There’s a very good chance that the internet’s favorite show might go the way of “The Harlem Shake” or planking.
The lesson here is you should never ask Weibo users to make you look cooler in a photograph.
Now that the FBI have photos of their two main suspects, we can sort through the five people Reddit and 4chan were convinced had something to do with Monday’s bombing.
The man in the white baseball hat, whose photo the New York Post published while suggesting he was a target of the Boston bombing investigation, has been cleared.
The anonymous imageboard community remembered the Iron Lady with their usual tact and reverence.
Hemmingway, Austen, Faulkner, the dudes on 4chan. Don’t believe me? Just take a look.
On Monday night, BuzzFeed sat in on a private chatroom full of anonymous 4chan members as they put together a follow-up prank to their #Cutting4Bieber Twitter hoax on Monday. WARNING: Extremely NSFW language.
What is Moot doing on the Patriot Voices page?
Internet protip: Don’t ask anonymous strangers on 4chan to help you fix a photograph!
4chan has developed a theory that the Neutral Milk Hotel singer traveled back in time to save Anne Frank, raised her as his little sister, then eventually married her. Before you say this is crazy, consider the facts.
The Ku Klux Klan is very upset with your insensitive costumes.
With their uniquely lovable combination of subtlety, cleverness, and cataclysmic social inappropriateness. Mark another point down for the world’s greatest trolls.