troll

Wikpedia

Google and Wikipedia Are Making an AI-Powered Internet Beef Detector

By looking at how a conversation begins on Wikipedia, neural networks are learning to predict how they will end.
Daniel Oberhaus
6.13.18
Buy Low

You Probably Shouldn’t Bet Your Savings on Reddit’s ‘Wallstreetbets’

Trading and trolling with the 4chan of finance.
Roisin Kiberd
12.11.17
good shit

Bitcoin Nerds Are Trying to Get This Cartoon Wizard Into The Wall Street Journal

Godspeed, Bitcoin wizard.
Jordan Pearson
11.16.17
Swatting

Twitch Streamer Gets Swatted Off a Plane

“You swat my house, whatever, fuck you—you swat a plane? That’s a whole other level."
Jordan Pearson
4.28.17
Side Effects

Someone Put the Tiananmen Square ‘Tank Man’ Image in the Bitcoin Blockchain to Troll China

TFW you accidentally do a free speech.
Jordan Pearson
3.23.17
good troll

Glitching 'Paper Mario' With Death Trap Save Files Is a Good Prank

It’s a trap! A Paper Mario trap!
Rollin Bishop
3.10.17
Party

A Canadian Conservative Politician Promises ‘Revenge of the Comment Section'

We need to take this seriously.
Jordan Pearson
11.30.16
News

Scientists Invented a Tool to Expose 4chan’s Racist Trolling Campaigns

When blocking hate speech, we should look at the source, not the words.
Jordan Pearson
10.14.16
magic

Before DRM, There Were Mesopotamian Boundary Stones

A huge copyright nerd visits the British Museum.
Sarah Jeong
11.30.15
News

The Only Way to Stop this Cat Fact Spam Is to Tweet at Edward Snowden

There's a lesson here, somewhere.
Jordan Pearson
11.19.15
News

Researchers Apologize for Gaming Reddit with Fake Accounts

Apparently, it was pretty easy to do.
Jordan Pearson
6.8.15
Motherboard Blog

The Value of Dislike

By pressing Facebook's new "dislike" button, by making fun of something, you are still consuming that thing. You may even be enjoying it.
Jacob Ciocci
1.2.14
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