What's the Creepiest Thing You've Done Online? 

Social media is a weirdo's playground. Never before in human history has it been so easy to act so creepy, without ever leaving your home. Whether it's posting a photo of your face to a coworker's Facebook wall or recreating a stranger's profile picture, there are plenty of ways to behave like a little social deviant… » 2/03/15 6:00pm 2/03/15 6:00pm

Have You Ever Been Catfished or Impersonated Online? 

Catfishing is what we call it when people lie about their identity online. It's unsettling, and it happens often: Last week, I wrote about how the DEA catfished drug dealers on Facebook by impersonating a woman arrested on drug charges. Today, Jezebel covered a disturbing story about a woman named Ellie Flynn who… » 1/26/15 3:30pm 1/26/15 3:30pm

Colleges Stalk Your Facebook To See How They Should Hit You Up for Money

On the scale of "irritating" to "soul-boiling" telemarketers, college alumni fundraisers aren't the worst. The way that school alumni relations offices decide which former students to contact, however, is a liiittle creepy. Colleges are scouring former students' Facebook and LinkedIn profiles to figure out who to hit… » 1/26/15 1:50pm 1/26/15 1:50pm

This Gross Oculus Rift Game Lets Players Spy Up a Virtual Teen's Skirt

The Oculus Rift is an amazing virtual reality device and we can use it to pretend to be anywhere. We can simulate soaring through the clouds! The Rift can help you live inside your wildest dreams... and apparently that includes staring at a schoolgirl like a lecherous creep while her skirt lifts up in the wind. » 10/05/14 9:00am 10/05/14 9:00am

How Everybody Will Use Facebook Graph Search (Hint: Inappropriately)

Nick Douglas of Slacktory shows everybody how Facebook Graph Search, as awesome as it can be, will quickly devolve into a completely inappropriate search engine for finding MILFs, GILFs, pictures taken at the beach and anything of that nature. Basically, it's going to start innocently with people trying to find… » 1/22/13 9:00pm 1/22/13 9:00pm

You Should Break Up with Your Boyfriend If He Hacks Into Your E-Mail…

Over at Slate, Dear Prudence got a question from a reader involving her creepy and insecure boyfriend. Why creepy? Because the girl recently discovered that her boyfriend had hacked into her E-mail account and sifted through 5-years worth of messages. Even worse, the prick filtered searches to find emails with "date"… » 4/09/11 10:00pm 4/09/11 10:00pm