The best of the best, in my opinion.

“Millard Fillmore and You” by unclejam76

“Stouffer’s Classics Stuffed Peppers” by Abigail Rowe

“slide into your dm’s like” by irham

“Hudson Yards Video Game” by Conner O’Malley

“Searching for Tomorrow: The Story of Madlib and DOOM’s Madvillainy” by Jeff Weiss

Here’s what I learned DM’ing with fake copyright phishers

Every month, a couple accounts contact me on Instagram, say they work for the platform, and threaten to delete my handle unless I click on bogus URLs designed to collect my personal information. As far as I can tell, they’re after one thing: My blue check mark.

I’m decidedly…

For instance, the Swedish billionaire appears to have once made a birthday playlist for Mark Zuckerberg, featuring Tenacious D, four Green Day songs, and ‘Dick In A Box’.

I write a quarterly-ish series for OneZero called The Cheater’s Guide to Spotify, which investigates the bizarrely genius ways entrepreneurs and scammers game streaming behemoths for listens, money, and infamy.

As such, I’m always keeping an eye on Twitter, Reddit, and beyond for chatter about Spotify (if you have a…

The Cheater’s Guide to Spotify

Search engine optimized accounts that publish hundreds of nearly identical tracks rake in streams and profits

Welcome to The Cheater’s Guide to Spotify, a series about the schemes that rack up streams, money, and infamy on the popular streaming service.

Ever played some white noise on Spotify while you fall asleep? There’s a decent chance a U.K.-based …

Here’s how some people are safely celebrating their pandemic holiday

Last night, my OneZero colleague and one-time karaoke partner Will Oremus sent a tweet into the ether that resonated with me — and a lot of other people as well.

Under normal circumstances, I would soon be traveling to my Aunt Sally’s house in Peru, Indiana, to enjoy several…

Peter Slattery

Audience Development Editor @ OneZero

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