Why'd You Push That Button?

By The Verge

Why’d you like that celebrity photo on Instagram? Why’d you leave that restaurant review on Yelp? Why’d you text in lowercase, or turn on read receipts, or share your location? The Verge’s Ashley Carman and Kaitlyn Tiffany ask the hard, weird, and occasionally dumb questions about how your tiny tech decisions impact your social life.

  1. 1.
    Will virtual dates stick around after the pandemic?
    36:35
  2. 2.
    What does ‘being verified’ actually mean?
    31:23
  3. 3.
    Why do you use Close Friends on Instagram?
    29:21
  4. 4.
    What keeps people on Snapchat?
    35:27
  5. 5.
    Why do you slide into DMs?
    35:16
  6. 6.
    Is auto-replying ruining email?
    32:33
  7. 7.
    Death Online: When celebrities die
    37:57
  8. 8.
    Death Online: Mourning a robot
    36:53
  1. 9.
    Death Online: Planning your digital afterlife
    36:04
  2. 10.
    Does deleting Instagram make you happier?
    46:31
  3. 11.
    Why are you anonymous online?
    38:41
  4. 12.
    Why do you promote your tweets?
    32:44
  5. 13.
    Why do iPhone users judge people with green text bubbles?
    34:37
  6. 14.
    We’re back this week!
    1:13
  7. 15.
    Should we be kind to our smart assistants?
    21:17
  8. 16.
    Why do you use an exclusive dating app?
    45:13
  9. 17.
    Why do you ask questions anonymously?
    35:22
  10. 18.
    Why do you post on fake holidays?
    31:25
  11. 19.
    Why do you send voice messages?
    33:39
  12. 20.
    How do you choose your emoji skin tone?
    50:13
  13. 21.
    What makes a place Instagram-worthy?
    56:29
  14. 22.
    What have you bought on Instagram?
    56:25
  15. 23.
    Who is your Instagram boyfriend?
    36:56
  16. 24.
    Why do you text like that?
    39:49
  17. 25.
    Why did you leave the group chat?
    39:10
  18. 26.
    When is it okay to record someone?
    54:48
  19. 27.
    Why do you delete your tweets?
    52:14
  20. 28.
    How do you break up on Instagram?
    43:01
  21. 29.
    Have you turned off push notifications?
    46:38
  22. 30.
    Why did you unfollow me?
    39:17
  23. 31.
    How do you save your Tinder date's phone number?
    19:31
  24. 32.
    Why is it so hard to build a successful music social network?
    43:22
  25. 33.
    Why do you leave restaurant reviews?
    35:06
  26. 34.
    Why do you have a finstagram?
    32:51
  27. 35.
    Why did you ignore my Facebook event invite?
    30:13
  28. 36.
    Do you take selfies in public?
    29:57
  29. 37.
    Does tech encourage ghosting?
    52:48
  30. 38.
    Who owns a meme?
    37:34
  31. 39.
    Holiday Spectacular 2017
    31:02
  32. 40.
    Why do you share your location?
    31:21
  33. 41.
    Why do you hold on to text threads?
    37:42
  34. 42.
    How do you send nudes?
    34:13
  35. 43.
    Why do you rewatch your own Instagram stories?
    34:43
  36. 44.
    Why do you stalk people on Venmo?
    31:19
  37. 45.
    Why do you share streaming service passwords?
    21:21
  38. 46.
    Why do you like celebrity photos on Instagram?
    27:19
  39. 47.
    Why do you turn on read receipts?
    23:32
  40. 48.
    Why do you Super Like people on Tinder?
    29:38
  41. 49.
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