Matt Wille

Matt is a staff writer at Input where he covers gaming, tech, and culture with a critical eye. Prior to joining Input, he spent a few years as a freelance writer across many beats, with a focus on queer culture. He bakes too much bread and spends the rest of his time reading and writing novels.

Roblox takes a page from the ‘Fortnite’ playbook with new Listening Parties
Matt Wille
Poppy is releasing her new album Flux as the game's first listening party event.
Gaming
K9 Sport Sack Plus 2 review: A dog backpack that’s actually worth the price
Matt Wille
At $95, the K9 Sport Sack is not exactly a cheap dog backpack. But it makes carrying a dog on your back easier than I ever thought possible.
This Thing Rules
Amazon's department store to offer a mediocre, inhuman shopping experience
Matt Wille
With exciting apparel offerings like... Amazon t-shirts.
Tech
China declares bitcoin illegal as much of the world remains bullish
Matt Wille
All cryptocurrency-related activities are now 100-percent illegal in China.
Culture
Twitter is testing a new 'Heads Up' feature to warn of ‘bad vibes’
Matt Wille
It's part of the company's larger push to give users more control over the comfort of their Twitter experience.
Vibing
Twitter’s Tip Jar is rolling out globally with a new bitcoin option
Matt Wille
Twitter wants to be the place where you spend your time and your money.
Tech
Facebook is offering a sliver of insight into which content it demotes
Matt Wille
The new Transparency Hub page details how Facebook treats problematic or low-quality content.
Tech
Some popular apps are ignoring Apple's new anti-tracking rules
Matt Wille
Opting out of data tracking should mean, you know, actually being opted out.
Tech
OkCupid now lets users filter matches based on abortion rights support
Matt Wille
The company says 88 percent of users have already said they identify as pro-choice.
Pro choice
Much-hyped SharePlay feature might arrive with iOS 15.1
Matt Wille
The group-watch FaceTime feature has been added back to the latest iOS beta.
Tech
In response to NYT report, Mark Zuckerberg... cracks a bad joke
Matt Wille
That was not an electric surfboard. And don't you forget it.
Culture
Jeff Bezos now throwing money toward cleaning up the climate mess he made
Matt Wille
The $1 billion pledge will work on environmental conservation in the Congo Basin, the Pacific Ocean, and the Andes.
Culture
Instacart workers are striking, and they want you to delete the app ASAP
Matt Wille
As Instacart looks toward an IPO, its shoppers are demanding fair compensation.
#DeleteInstacart
Amazon just announced the new Kindles we already knew about
Matt Wille
The new Paperwhite and Paperwhite Signature Edition are minor upgrades to Amazon's existing e-reader lineup.
Tech
Slack's new Clips feature is sort of like Stories, but not quite
Matt Wille
Leave your co-workers a video message or a screen recording, if that's your thing.
But why
PayPal's new app packs every banking feature you'll ever need
Matt Wille
Including access to high-yield savings accounts rolling out in the near future.
Tech
Coinbase just made a huge, very abstract deal with ICE
Matt Wille
It's the crypto company's third deal with the federal government — and its most valuable yet.
Culture
MSCHF's Chick-fil-A prank misses the mark
Matt Wille
How does making Chick-fil-A money help stick it to the anti-gay fast food chain?
Culture
Amazon leaks new Kindle with wireless charging and nothing else
Matt Wille
It's the same Paperwhite Amazon has been re-releasing every few years, albeit with more lights and a slightly larger screen.
Tech
Remembering Clive Sinclair, trailblazer of the home computer
Matt Wille
Sinclair's prescient view of consumer technology changed the landscape for good.
Culture