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respect

Aretha the Legend Is Gone; Aretha the Asteroid Orbits On

Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul, has died at 76. But her legacy will not be forgotten.
Becky Ferreira
5 hours ago
Gaming
Gaming

'Exapunks' Is a Cyberpunk Hacking Game That Asks You to Print Your Own Zines

This new PC game tells you to code for your life, avoid the phage, print the instructions, and hack the planet.
Matthew Gault
6 hours ago
space war
space war

‘Very Abnormal’ Russian Satellite Escalates Fears of Orbital Arms Race

Russia and China have been ramping up their military presence in space in order to keep up with American capabilities.
Becky Ferreira
7 hours ago
net neutrality
net neutrality

Ajit Pai Says He Had Doubts About DDoS Attack, But Didn’t Say Anything

The chairman stumbled through questions about the nonexistent attack on the net neutrality comment system during a Senate Commerce Committee hearing.
Kaleigh Rogers
8 hours ago
Internet Insecurity
Internet Insecurity

Teen Hacked Into Apple’s Network, Got Caught With ‘Hacky Hack Hack’ Folder

Australian police tracked down the teen after Apple detected the intrusion and alerted the FBI.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
8 hours ago
Infowars
Infowars

The FCC Shut Down Alex Jones’ ‘Flagship’ Pirate Radio Station

Regulators in Texas have put a stop to a pirate radio station operating out of a crumbling apartment complex.
Matthew Gault
9 hours ago
YouTube
YouTube

Researchers Found That A Lot of Plastic Surgery YouTube Videos Are Just Marketing Schemes

Many videos about procedures don't feature medical professionals at all.
Samantha Cole
9 hours ago
When the Drugs Hit
When the Drugs Hit

Why Does DMT Make You Feel Like You’re Dying?

Researchers dosed 13 people with DMT to investigate the similarities between DMT trips and near death experiences in the first study of its kind.
Daniel Oberhaus
10 hours ago
Cheese
Cheese

This 3,200 Year Old Egyptian Cheese Is Cursed With a Deadly Pathogen

The cheese, made from both cow and sheep/goat milk, is contaminated with infectious bacteria.
Becky Ferreira
10 hours ago
superconductors
superconductors

Either This Data is Incorrect or These Physicists Just Changed the World

A paper posted to arXiv last month claims to have achieved superconductivity at room temperature, but other physicists say the data may be incorrect.
Daniel Oberhaus
12 hours ago
privacy
privacy

Video Shows Hotel Security at DEF CON Joking About Posting Photos of Guests' Belongings to Snapchat

Caesars Palace told DEF CON attendees that hotel security room check only involved 'visual review,' but a video shows some security staff going further.
Kim Zetter
a day ago
DIGITAL INVESTIGATIONS
DIGITAL INVESTIGATIONS

The Hackers Hunting Down Missing People

Nonprofit TraceLabs ran DEF CON’s first crowdsourced event for tracking missing people through public information.
Joseph Cox
a day ago
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