election 2016

Muckrock
Muckrock

Billionaire Trump Funder Also Paid for Milo Yiannopoulos’ College Speaking Tour

University of Washington records confirm Yiannopoulos’ speaking fee as zero dollars, and entirely self-financed.
Matt Guariglia
3.27.17
cucked
cucked

Under Trump, Gamergate Can Stop Pretending It Was About Games

In 2014, Gamergate pushed back against perceived "political correctness" in video games. Three years later, an anti-political correctness president is in the White House, but that's not necessarily good news for the movement.
Emanuel Maiberg
2.9.17
Apple
Apple

Why an ‘Assembled in America’ iPhone Won’t Bring Back Skilled Manufacturing Jobs

It’s going to take a lot more than a trade war with China to stop forces like automation from transforming manufacturing.
Alasdair Allan
11.16.16
Facebook
Facebook

Why ‘Popping’ the Social Media Filter Bubble Misses the Point

Social media filter bubbles are not the problem; they are symptomatic of the problem.
Carleigh Morgan
11.16.16
Internet
Internet

Trump Supporters Were Hiding In Plain Sight In Online Comment Sections

Conventional wisdom says to never read the comment sections, but that's where Trump supporters were begging to be heard throughout the campaign.
Oliver Lee Bateman
11.14.16
Donald Trump
Donald Trump

Signal Downloads Spiked After Election Results

It’s privacy’s nightmare scenario, and rattled Americans are taking refuge in the popular encrypted messaging app.
Janus Kopfstein
11.12.16
Facebook
Facebook

Facebook Is Utterly Dominating America's Social Media Use

Facebook is still growing while other social sites plateau, a new Pew Research Center study finds.
Samantha Cole
11.11.16
Canada
Canada

How Trump Could Screw Up Justin Trudeau’s Climate Plans

Trudeau’s digging in his heels on his environmental policies, but his opponents have been given some powerful ammunition by Trump’s election to the White House.
Bryson Masse
11.11.16
Canada
Canada

Controversial Keystone XL Pipeline Comes Back to Life With News of Trump Win

Facing protests over the environment, Obama killed the Keystone XL pipeline. Now it could be back.
Bryson Masse
11.10.16
Donald Trump
Donald Trump

What a Trump Presidency Means For Science

We don't know a lot about our future president's plans for health, climate or the internet. But here's what's at stake so far.
Ankita Rao
11.9.16
tv
tv

Here Are The Least Stressful Ways to Follow the Election Results Tonight

Don't worry, it's almost over.
David Bixenspan
11.8.16
travel
travel

The Top Five Places That Aren’t America

The definitive list of places you might want to check out after the election.
Daniel Oberhaus
11.8.16