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Not Jewish: the Internet

Why any worthwhile Jewish experience will always be analog, not digital

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The Story of Q

Who is the anonymous online poster claiming to be a high-level administration official? And can he or she bring us some much-needed truth in an era of fake news?

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On Geekery and Misogyny

On the 40th anniversary of the first computer bulletin board system, it’s amazing how little has changed about the web’s tech bro culture

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Want a New Year’s Resolution? Don’t Be Like Logan Paul.

The YouTube star’s latest controversy is a warning against technology-addled solipsism

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Mob Rule

How internet-fueled smear campaigns undermine Jewish institutions—and our idea of community

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Introducing The Ark, a Righteous GPS Device for Hassids Who Can’t Use Smartphones

Drive around a lot but consider iPhones unholy? There’s an app for that, and it comes in a beautiful wooden box.

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Why the Internet Is Bad for the Jews

And what to do about it

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Israeli Takes Over German Far-Right Party’s Social Media, Promotes Love of Hummus

The ‘Propaganda Leader’ to his minions: Xenophobia’s out, chickpeas are in

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Google’s New Hate Speech Algorithm Has a Problem With Jews

And that’s probably because it reads The New York Times and the Guardian

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The Internet Is Ruining Hebrew

The language of the Bible just got stupider, courtesy of Facebook commenters (and the Academy of the Hebrew Language)

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Passover In Drag

A Tumblr page combines Pesach with RuPaul’s ‘Drag Race,’ and it’s the Internet at its best. Introducing ‘The Ruggadah’.

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Start-Up Nation

Unorthodox heads to Silicon Valley for a live taping featuring cybercrime lawyer Eddan Katz and The League dating-app founder Amanda Bradford

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OK Google: Where’s ‘Death to Jews’?

Everybody’s favorite web-based Big Brother continues to have all the answers

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The Mystery of Hitler’s Heavy Leg

And other odd questions from the NYPL’s pre-Internet days

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Yiddish Goes Virtual With Online Classes

More proof the language isn’t dying: interactive online courses

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Gaza War Brings Down L’Internet in France

Trolls come out strong for the Jews

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Israeli Arrested For Instigating Beating of Arabs

Used social media to call for assaults, one of which was caught on camera

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Online and Unabashed: Orthodox Rabbis and Scholars Take to the Internet

A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways

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BuzzTorah Wants to Make Judaism Go Viral

New website modeled after BuzzFeed offers quirky Jewish-themed listicles

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How Jewish Learning Benefits From Snow Days

Teachers should harness their students’ excitement without overloading them

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Jews Control the Internet, Says Pro-Palestinian Website

Dutch group charged with criminal complaint over anti-Semitic article

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What Israel’s New ‘Revenge Porn’ Ban Means

Posting photos of an ex without consent could lead to up to five years in prison

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Stop Texting. Make a Resolution To Reconnect the Old Fashioned Way.

Our digital age hinders empathy, facilitates malice, and ruptures relationships. But one books argues that all hope is not lost.

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Tila Tequila, Jew (?), Converts to Sexy Hitler

With raunchy Auschwitz shot, naturally

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Even as They Die Out Everywhere Else, Telegrams Persist in Israel

Despite their embrace of technology, when Israelis care enough to send the very best, they still do it the old-fashioned way

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For LGBT Orthodox Jews, Growth of Social Media Creates a Safe Space Online

Websites, blogs, Facebook groups, and online support groups offer the chance to connect without the risk of ‘going public’

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Google Won’t Be Changing Palestine Homepage

But a Google rep did go to Israel for a Knesset committee meeting about it

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The New Jew-Speak, via Google

Sarah Bunin Benor’s new Jewish English Lexicon crowd-sources distinctive contributions to the language

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Days of Awwww

A lesson for Yom Kippur from the loving reception a random transvestite got on the Internet

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Stopping Suicide Online

A comic’s commitment to human contact over computer chatter is just the right inspiration for the Days of Awe

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