shopping

Instagram

Instagram Finally Admits It's a Bra Shopping App

With "Checkout for Instagram," the photo-sharing platform becomes what it was always meant for: shilling.
Samantha Cole
3.19.19
Cyber Monday

The Best Cyber Monday Tips

Cyber Monday is here and we’re here to help you.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
11.25.18
patents

Walmart Patented a Cart That Reads Your Pulse and Temperature

The system’s designed to monitor shoppers’ biometrics throughout the store.
Samantha Cole
10.9.18
anthropunk

Amazon Wants You to Shop at Amazon as Long as You Follow the Rules It Doesn't Tell You About

Amazon has swallowed retail, and now has begun banning and threatening to ban what it deems to be problematic customers.
S.A. Applin
5.29.18
handgnu

It’s Very Easy to Bypass Google Shopping’s Block on Guns

Google blocks users from searching for ‘gun’ in its shopping service. But you can just type ‘gnu’ instead.
Joseph Cox
3.1.18
gams

Duplicitous Teddy Bear Shocks Amazon Shoppers With Grotesquely Long Legs

Customers demanded answers after receiving an unexpectedly leggy boy.
Samantha Cole
11.10.17
The Gouda Stuff

I Am a Pioneer in the Glorious Future of Online Cheese Shopping

It’s an ambient real-time experience not unlike some of the best live streams.
Samantha Cole
9.28.17
Antitrust

European Commission Fines Google $2.7 Billion for Breaking Antitrust Rules

Google may also have to pay daily fines if it doesn't change.
Ben Sullivan
6.27.17
Dystopia Now

How Amazon's Tech Could Change Whole Foods

How long before drones are delivering us emergency organic cat food?
Carl Franzen
6.16.17
robot

Meet the Robot That Will Be Bagging Your Groceries

Ocado’s new soft robotic hand can pick up a wide variety of fruits and vegetables without damaging them.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.31.17
Gaming

Motherboard's Gift Guide for Toys You Can Only Get Inside 'World of Warcraft'

From laser tag and beer chugging to slicing up Hordies, World of Warcraft's got you covered.
Leif Johnson
12.24.16
tech

How Companies Will Use VR and Read Your Brainwaves to Sell You More Stuff

Shopping will be optimized through AR, VR, and biometrics.
David Silverberg
8.17.16
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