Taylor Lorenz
Taylor Lorenz
Aug. 11, 2017

A silent 10-minute song is skyrocketing up the iTunes charts

It's "A a a a a Very Good Song."

Aug. 10, 2017

Hot Water Challenge: Kids are burning each other with boiling water in a deadly YouTube trend

The latest horrifying "viral" trend is life-threatening.
Aug. 9, 2017

These 2 teens cold-called Sam Altman and became the youngest founders ever accepted to Y Combinator

Life as a teen startup founder in San Francisco is anything but glamorous.
Aug. 8, 2017

Understanding plandids — the under-the-radar pose that’s taking over Instagram

"The plandid is a newer, hotter version of the selfie on Instagram."
Aug. 7, 2017

A 17-year-old coding superstar just launched the ultimate meme app

Welcome to Memeois, the first meme-only social platform.
July 31, 2017

Meet the teens and parents who spend hours standing in the hot sun outside Jake Paul’s house

The pilgrimage to Paul’s house has become a rite of passage.

July 18, 2017

In praise of retweeting yourself

Life is short, and the self-retweet is here to stay — so go ahead and give your own writing some love.
July 18, 2017

Social media star Jake Paul accused of turning LA neighborhood into a “living hell” and “war zone”

One recent stunt involved setting furniture on fire in the backyard.
July 14, 2017

Millennial experts are over — meet the teenage thought leaders marketing Gen Z to the masses

“I have cell phone numbers of billionaires and CEOs in my phone right now, all because of this.”
July 13, 2017

Want to meet Mark Zuckerberg? Follow these 3 rules.

Don't. Say. Anything.
July 11, 2017

Parents claim Texas teen livestreamed his suicide as part of deadly “Blue Whale” internet craze

The game is now linked to two deaths in America.

July 10, 2017
July 10, 2017

London restaurant Dirty Bones is lending diners “Instagram kits” to better photograph their meals

The kit includes a portable charger, LED light, tripod selfie stick and clip-on lens.

July 5, 2017

New Snapchat update lets you add backdrops, voice filters and outside links

There's even a game you can play in the app.
June 22, 2017
June 21, 2017

Snapchat Map: New Snap Map update highlights the key difference between Snap and Instagram

The Snap Map update makes perfect sense. Just ask Snapchat's teenage user base.