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Texting

  1. texting
    New York Might Fine People for Texting While Crossing, Bankrupting Us AllThere goes my bank account.
  2. relationships
    Why Do My Exes Always Text Me During the Holidays?We’ve reached the time of year when your ex really “hopes you’re well.”
  3. crime
    Woman Accused of Stalking After Sending Man 65,000 Texts and Using His BathtubShe was arrested and charged with threatening, stalking, and harassing an unnamed man she met on a dating app.
  4. science of us
    I Want Everyone to Stop Following This Terrible Piece of Dating AdviceIt doesn’t make you “honest” or “a good communicator.” It makes you kind of a jerk.
  5. it's complicated
    The Worst Part of Dating an Older Guy Is His Texting HabitsThe difference in how we use our phones makes a small age gap feel much wider.
  6. You’re Not As Good at Texting While Walking As You Think You AreA new study found that you probably look goofy while trying to do it.
  7. who among us?
    Leonardo DiCaprio Parties Just Like You (on His Phone, Ignoring Everyone)Who among us?
  8. Woman Who Urged Her Boyfriend to Kill Himself Found Guilty of ManslaughterMichelle Carter sent her boyfriend, Conrad Roy, numerous texts urging him to kill himself.
  9. Kristen Stewart Does Not Speak Emoji“With text and social media … it’s a new language.”
  10. Enjoy This Growing Spreadsheet of Texts People Wish They Could Send Their Exes“I should have hit you harder with my car.”
  11. sex
    The Timing of Sexts Says a Ton About Your RelationshipDigital foreplay or electronic anxiety?
  12. teens
    This Teen Texted Behind Donald Trump on Live TVWow, Donald Trump is really struggling with millennials.
  13. If You’ve Been Ending Your Texts With Periods, Everyone Thinks You’re a JerkTime to stop being awkward.
  14. Linguistics Explains Why Ending a Text With a Period Is So AwfulIt’s all about context.
  15. communication
    If Emoji Are the Future of Communication Then We’re ScrewedSometimes, a grinning face isn’t a grinning face.
  16. cut cover story
    Does Encouraging Suicide Make You a Killer?A teenager sent her depressed boyfriend hundreds of messages prodding him to kill himself. Now she’s been charged with manslaughter.
  17. language skills
    Study Proves Only Jerks End Their Texts With a PeriodPeriods are the “k” of punctuation.
  18. getting it
    Stop Flirting by CommitteeWhat gets lost when we workshop every text.
  19. correlations
    Can Emoji Ever Be Sexy, Though? Supposedly, emoji users have more sex. 
  20. neuroscience
    Texting Is Supercharging the Part of Our Brain Connected to Our Thumbs Thumbs up to the sensiromotor cortex.
  21. dating
    When Breaking Up by Email Is the Best ChoiceReally? You’re going to cry while you dump me? Shut up.
  22. emoji expression
    One Day, Emoji Will Be the Only Language LeftWho needs words.
  23. so what's wrong with taking the back streets?
    The Best Songs for Repelling Creeps Not Smash Mouth’s 1999 monster hit “All Star,” evidently. 
  24. girl talk
    The Great Digital BFF RenaissanceGroup text messages are slumber parties for adults.
  25. internet fun
    Down, Formerly Bang With Friends, Returns Anonymity to Your CrushingThe hookup-centric app introduces anonymous texting.
  26. progress
    Text Messages Are Declining for the First Time in 22 Years can u keep UP?
  27. online dating
    Sexting With a Tinder Spam-Bot, Things Get WeirdShe started with, “hey…have we chatted before?”
  28. her madgesty
    Movie Theater Chain Preemptively Bans Madonna for TextingThe original instigator of popular-culture hullabaloos is now at the center of a small, tame controversy.  
  29. All My Exes Live in TextsTwentysomethings can never, ever leave their lovers.
  30. sexual healing
    How My ‘Sexts’ Became a Work of ArtAlong with Karen Finley, the nineties performance artist, who interpreted them into a painting.
  31. the way we feud
    Text Is a Weapon: Why Celebs Leak Their OwnAzealia, Shia, and James Franco are practitioners.
  32. girlsplainer
    The 5 Reasons Girls Type Like Thissss“Thaaaanks” is the new “thanks so much.”