"Iconic History" turns your browser logs into a towering, ever-growing wall.

John Herrman • 4 years ago

Emoticons as lyrics. It works!

John Herrman • 4 years ago

Facebook will no longer make dead users' profiles private, to "[respect] the choices a person made in life."

John Herrman • 4 years ago

"Phone" seems like the wrong word, maybe? A Kinect in every pocket!

John Herrman • 4 years ago

The messaging service is hugely popular outside the U.S., with over 450 million users. Facebook just bought the only app that could truly call itself a Facebook killer.

John Herrman • 4 years ago

It's 2014. Do you know where your homescreen is? The most popular apps on your phone are fighting a different battle than you think.

John Herrman • 4 years ago

Ever notice how car computer interfaces are incredibly distracting to use? Designer Matthaeus Krenn and his eyes-free concept.

John Herrman • 4 years ago

RIP.

John Herrman • 4 years ago

Flappy Bird's creator says he's had enough: he pulled his game from the App Store. But don't worry, addicts! Badland is here to save you.

John Herrman • 4 years ago

Social networks put identity at the center of our online lives. Is it too late to turn back?

John Herrman • 4 years ago

Facebook celebrates its 10th anniversary by turning the clock back 16 years. While the internet's biggest websites try to figure out what comes next, they're retracing their ancestors' steps.

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How Facebook spent over $100 million to keep the next big smartphone apps a secret.

John Herrman • 4 years ago

The movement to make a quieter, cleaner, more exclusive web — and what's left of it.

John Herrman • 4 years ago

How a young social media theorist and writer in Brooklyn became one of the company's most influential advisers.

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"The time is right." The stores, which would sell food and provide "net access," were planned for London, Paris, New York, Tokyo, and Sydney.

John Herrman • 4 years ago

Net neutrality advocates just lost their biggest battle yet. Welcome to "Internet 3.0."

John Herrman • 4 years ago

Summly founder Nick D'Aloisio, in an interview with Yahoo's David Pogue, touted his new app's positive reviews. But who's writing them?

John Herrman • 4 years ago

Paste if you agree! Facebook names (and shames?) users' most powerful tricks.

John Herrman • 4 years ago

For some technologies, the Consumer Electronics show is like a hospital. The place you're born, and the place you'll die.

John Herrman • 4 years ago