When Young Muslims Want to Stop Masturbating, They Turn to Reddit

Inside the makeshift online support groups where devout men go to break their taboo sex habits.

My Dad Died Decades Ago. An Online Stranger Taught Me About the Man He Was.

I was just ten when my father passed, long before the Internet. But giving him a digital footprint paid off more than I could have ever anticipated.

This Millennial Makes More Money Posting Selfies From Bed Than You Do at Your 9-to-5

Claudia Oshry was stuck in a soul-crushing internship. Then she got fired and “The Girl With No Job” became a 2.4-million follower hit.

My High School Girlfriend Became America’s Most Wanted Drug Queenpin

I lost my virginity to the baddest goth girl at theater camp. When I tracked her down fifteen years later I discovered just how dangerous Liz Barrer really was.

Five Strangers Picked to Live in a House and Play Video Games All Day Long

Inside a hypercompetitive ‘gaming house’ for professional eSports athletes.

Visiting My Dead Dad on Google Street View

Before my father passed, Google’s cameras captured him—healthy and happy—tending his yard. For years, this surprising cyber-presence lent me a strange comfort.

What I Learned While Exposing Myself on LiveJournal

Long before Snapchat sexting scandals and hacked celebrity smartphones, I got a live preview of online harassment while sharing naked photos of myself on one weird little corner of the World Wide Web.

That Time the Internet Sent a SWAT Team to My Mom’s House

When I set out to research the out-of-control harassment problem in gamer culture, I never dreamed my mother would be caught up in the middle of it all.