Little White Lies: Technology & The Art of Faking It

Little White Lies: Technology & The Art of Faking It

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Jason Yang
Jul 26, 2011

We've all lied about something one time or the other, and once in a while we even feel bad about it. But white lies can serve a purpose too, and technology makes it easier than ever. Read on as we highlight the etiquette, techniques, ideas, and products to help us in keeping it real fake.

We use technology to protect our loved iPads ones, our homes and our identities. Sometimes we use them to get out of awkward or uncomfortable situations. We use them in design and marketing, as well as to save a buck on brand name products. We also hide our unsightly wires and tech. There's no end to man's capability for deception, is there?


Faking it to get out of an awkward or impromptu situation

Faking it for the sake of home safety

Faking it for the sake of online security

Faking it for gadget security

Faking it with knockoffs and lookalike tech

Faking it to hide unsightly messes and tech

Faking it with ads, videos, and spoofs

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