Cracked Archive - Tech

5 Dark Sides Of The Tech Industry No One Ever Talks About

Don't get me wrong. I come here not to bury the tech industry, but I do come here to heavily criticize Silicon Valley.


6 Insane 'As Seen On TV' Products That Are Worse In Person

I don't want to spoil anything, but these were overpriced.


6 Stupid Features Professional Websites Still Use

The standards for good design and technology for websites are constantly changing. It really is a job for professionals, which is why it's hilarious when those professionals screw up.


5 Tips For Talking To Your Parents About The Internet

Here, for your reverse-rearing pleasure, are five tips to help you handle this tricky conversation with your own parents.


7 Horrific Internet Ads We'll Soon See

To find out what despair awaits, I mounted a clock to the hood of my 1993 Astrovan, accelerated into the time beyond this one, and found the shocking truth.


5 Weird Realities Of Suicide (Thanks To Twitter)

As a result, misinformation spreads like wildfire even among people who think they're doing good ... maybe more so, since self-righteousness is like napalm in this metaphor.


5 Life-Improving Gadgets From Overseas That America Needs

While most gadgets require you to go to a store and buy them, every so often foreign streets can provide us the best technology.


6 Stupid Infomercial Gimmicks That Have Taken Over Your Life

Yes, the Internet is a recreation of civilization's most brain-softening form of commercialism.


6 Hilarious Old Versions Of Modern Technology

Your great-grandparents had access to some of the same 'innovations' we have today; they just weren't as flashy about it.


5 Insane Realities Of Captioning Deaf People's Conversations

If you think this sounds like a pretty straightforward or even dull job, holy shit, are you wrong about that.


A Sneak Preview Of The Horror That Is Windows 10

Windows 10 is one of the most anticipated and critical operating systems in Microsoft's history. I managed to get a sneak preview. Here's what I found.


5 Things I Learned Infiltrating Deep Web Child Molesters

Pam spent months undercover in an online community of child molesters, learning their lingo and studying their ways as part of an undergrad research project. The evidence she brought back is truly horrifying.


7 Ways Email Spam Is Insulting You Right To Your Face

What if online public relations were honest? Brace yourself for the secrets of the seven worst advertising emails already in your spam folder.


4 Brutally Honest Product Reviews That Will Change Your Life

You people need brutally honest product reviews, written by someone willing to truly test gadgets in real-world conditions.