love

What Is the iPhone?

Love in the Time of iMessage

How Apple changed the way we date.
Ankita Rao
6.29.17
Motherboard Guide to Cinema

This Cult 80s Film About the Nuclear Apocalypse Is Still Relevant, and That Sucks

Steve de Jarnatt’s ‘Miracle Mile’ offers a grim look at the world hours before nuclear apocalypse, kicked off by a pre-emptive strike by the US.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.23.17
Motherboard Guide to Cinema

How ‘Cherry 2000’ Predicted Our Loveless Future

The year 2017 as envisioned in 1987 is absurd, but also very, very real.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.14.17
it's complicated

Is Relationship Anarchy the Future of Polyamory?

While the rest of the world is becoming aware of polyamory, some are taking it to its most logical extreme.
Cynthia McKelvey
3.4.17
love

Watch These 'Lover' and 'Fighter' Cockroaches Fight for a Mate

Fighters have bigger horns, but lovers have bigger testicles.
Madison Margolin
11.17.16
love

That Time I Surprised My Mom for Her Birthday

Surprising my mom this weekend reminded me what really matters.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
11.8.16
Sex

Human-Robot Relationships Will Never Make the Leap From Sex to Love

If sex robots could love, would they even be robots at all?
Ben Sullivan
9.7.16
Sex

Marijuana Is a Natural Aphrodisiac—If You Don't Get Too Dang High

Men: Maybe don't eat that 120 mg weed edible if you don't want a crippling stoner boner.
Madison Margolin
8.3.16
Sex

Real-Life ‘Love Potions’ Are Coming, But Are they Ethical?

In the future, our relationships will be neuro-enhanced.
Erene Stergiopoulos
6.29.16
Features

The Creator of the First Online Dating Site Is Still Dating Online

In 1994, Andrew Conru started Web Personals, arguably the first online dating site ever, which was run by a group of Stanford grad students and one bright-eyed high school kid.
Nadja Sayej
6.16.16
Sex

A Video Game About Dating Military Tanks? Sure, Why Not

“Panzermadels” is an odd amalgamation of cute nods to military history and Japanese dating sim tropes.
Laura Kate Dale
3.28.16
Sex

Balancing Your IRL Love Life with the One in Your MMORPG

If you cheat on your spouse in "World of Warcraft," is it cheating in real life?
Molly Osberg
3.9.16