Max Keiser talks Bitcoin, MaxCoin and fugue-like states of rage

March 26th, 2014

Lewis G. Parker asked one of Bitcoin’s biggest hype men, the outspoken former broker Max Keiser what was going on in the world of alternative money.

Is the Internet watching you sleep?

February 27th, 2014

Unsecured webcams mean that people on the internet can peer into homes across the world. From French nursing homes to Russian shops, they’re all unwittingly streaming live online.

Let’s banish the word ‘content’

January 22nd, 2014

Journalists hate it, readers don’t understand it… when did everything on the internet suddenly become ‘content’?

Why redheads are genetically less attractive

January 13th, 2014

It’s not just you: ginger people really are less appealing, and it’s all down to their genes. Greg Stevens on the science of anti-redhead prejudice.

Dennis Rodman through history

January 10th, 2014

What would have happened if Dennis Rodman had used his basketball diplomacy in countries other than North Korea? Jeremy Wilson takes the former NBA star on a journey through history.

I went on a journey to discover my spirit animal

January 2nd, 2014

It’s all the fashion to joke about having a spirit animal, but how difficult is it to actually find yours? Jack Flanagan went on a spiritual journey.

I became a Bitcoin man-whore

December 13th, 2013

Pornography has always driven the rise of new technology, and Bitcoin is no different, says Jeremy Wilson.

We went to the UK twerking finals

November 22nd, 2013

Jeremy Wilson went on a Vine rampage at the UK’s inaugural twerking championships.

It’s true: violent games turn you into a jerk

November 14th, 2013

For most people, video games are a harmless – and enjoyable – pastime. But for others, video games are destroying civilisation as we know it…

Why Justin Bieber has no choice but to bang hookers

November 11th, 2013

Justin Bieber’s recent antics in South American brothels aren’t surprising at all. Prostitutes are a far safer bet for the young singer than bedding one of his fans.

Inside the ‘hi-tech’ gym of the future

October 24th, 2013

Jack Rivlin tried out a ‘hi-tech’ Fitness First gym in London, and loved it.

We got drunk and ouija’d Steve Jobs about iPad Airs

October 23rd, 2013

Tired of watching people tweet about how Steve Jobs is ‘spinning in his grave’, the Kernel editorial team decided to find out if he actually is.

An epidemic of filth

October 11th, 2013

How Amazon, Barnes & Noble, WHSmith, Waterstones and Foyles profit from breathtakingly obscene amateur paperbacks, e-books and audiobooks about rape, incest, bestiality and child abuse.

Torrent snobs

October 2nd, 2013

Thought your YouTube rips came out really well? Well, you’re a rank amateur, according to a network of private file-sharing websites that cater only to the most discerning of copyright violators. Welcome to the inside world of the torrent snobs.

Playing Thor

September 19th, 2013

Jack Flanagan on how man is learning to manipulate the elements.

Assad vs Al-Qaeda weapon Olympics: who’s got what?

September 12th, 2013

Al-Qaeda and other rebel groups in Syria have a startling array of weapons at their dispoal in the fight against Bashar al-Assad’s brutal administration. With this many weapons in circulation, there will be no happy ending. Jeremy Wilson reports.

My gruelling day as an Amazon Mechanical Turk

August 28th, 2013

Jeremy Wilson shares his experience of working in Amazon’s ‘digital sweat-box’.

Why I ‘hate-read’

August 14th, 2013

Ezra Butler explains why he reads PandoDaily.

This is in-Zayn!

August 12th, 2013

James Cook on the ten strangest pieces of One Direction fan fiction.

How to get published

August 7th, 2013

A guide for entrepreneurs.