FRIENDS

Let's Just Be Friends

I Tried Being BFFs With an AI

For a week, at least.
Tallie Gabriel
8.8.17
FRIENDS

This Woman Tried to Make Friends by Living Off the Sharing Economy for a Year

Maria Eriksson quit her job to try and meet as many people as she could through services in the sharing economy.
Laura Woodward
1.28.17
tv

AI Can Take Over Your Favorite TV Characters With ‘Virtual Immortality’

How you doin'?
Madison Margolin
10.24.16
depression

Could This BB-8 Bot Help People Cope With Anxiety?

One Toronto researcher is trying to find out.
Rebecca Krauss
3.25.16
Toronto

Hell Is Carpooling With 'Local Professionals' From LinkedIn

Please endorse my ability to perform a duck and roll maneuver out of a moving vehicle.
Matthew Braga
7.24.15
Reviews

Amazon Knows Who Your Author Friends Are

Or, it may aggressively assume you know people.
Clinton Nguyen
7.8.15
Reviews

Humin, an App for Remembering Faces (If You Meet Enough People to Forget Them)

Humin tracks and organizes your real life social interactions based on the data that already exists on your phone.
Ashwin Rodrigues
8.25.14
Science

Ravens Are Smart Enough to Understand Other Birds' Social Interactions

In other words, ravens are really smart.
Derek Mead
4.22.14
Motherboard Blog

Your Brain Can Only Handle a Few Close Friends

Friendships have a one-in-one-out policy.
Jason Koebler
1.8.14
Motherboard Blog

Friend Fracker Tests Your Facebook Friendships by Randomly Deleting Them

But are "friends" really Friends if you don't notice when they're gone?
Austin Considine
4.25.13
Motherboard Blog

Bangability: A Klout Score For Bang With Friends

Bang With Friends is now quantifying sexiness with a FICO-esque number.
Daniel Stuckey
3.5.13
Motherboard Blog

Ones and Zeros: Flipping Silicon Valley Grilled Cheese, Badvertising

_On tech bubbles and friend bubbles._ h3. ONE: The human cost of an iPad ("WSJ":http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304563104576361232998099752.html) h3. ZERO: A crossword puzzle ad ("Youtube":http://www.youtube.com/embed/ygd92l7ABZs...
Ones Zeros
6.3.11