How Hackers Can Crack People’s Uber Accounts to Sell on the Dark Web
Former hedge funder Martin Shkreli made headlines for jacking up the price of a medication dramatically. How can we stop price-gouging from happening?
According to Peter Xing, founder of Transhumanist Australia, “It’s very poetic to say there is a narrative arc with life and death. But it’s a social construct.”
The Dark Age of Virtual Reality-Based Torture Is Approaching Fast
Google is very much part of our daily lives. Both a noun and a verb, it’s a way to launch our research into everyday inquiries from how to make those perfect cookies to helping our kids with their homework. It’s […]
Catching up with young vloggers who are famous for reasons I still don’t understand.
Designer Nikolas Gregory created the Ripley, an art project that has everything a human theoretically needs to shit personalized jewelry out of their ass.
Three Men Charged in the Largest Email Hack ‘In the History of the Internet’
This Artist Turned Herself into a Corporation to Sell Her Data
What happens when a kid emails Santa? And what happens if that email asks sad, depressing questions about life?
Virtual Therapy: Why It’s So Comforting to Talk to Screens That Listen
Whether the video is an urban legend or the work of a uniquely depraved Australian man in jail in the Philippines, a certain segment of the web loves talking about it.
Emad El-Sayed, the 24-year-old who’s facing deportation after he threatened to kill Donald Trump on Facebook, isn’t the first case of social media screwing with immigration status.
Silk Road’s Doctor Says He Never Heard of an Overdose Related to the Site
The People Who Risk Jail to Maintain the Tor Network
What It’s Like for Someone Who’s Blind to ‘See’ by Echolocation
The Tim & Eric collaborator and Vine extraordinaire talks about his five greatest muses: Jeb Bush, Donald Trump, Jimmy Fallon, Chubby Checker, and Jim Bakker.
Scientists Learned More About How the World of Quantum Physics Works, and It’s Really Fucking Weird
Nothing is more suspect than a man in a suit talking about drugs.
We talked to some experts who explained why that’s a good thing.
My Groupon Deal for Sensory Deprivation Therapy Was Not as Profound as Planned
We talked to the guys behind the viral marketing stunt.
For starters, Facebook notifications are a lot more thrilling when you actually have to sit down at a computer.
The Perfect Birth Control for Men Is Here. Why Can’t We Use It?
Big Brother Narco: Cartels Are Building Their Own CCTV Networks
Don’t blame everything on the trolls—it’s everyone’s fault that the internet is such a mess.