Xavier Aaronson

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Meet Marty Cooper, the Forefather of Your Cell Phone

And hear his vision of the phone's future.
Xavier Aaronson
6.24.15
videos

Morgue Instagram: Meet the Pathologist Assistant Who Posts Autopsy Photos

Nicole Angemi, aka @mrs_angemi, is a pathologist’s assistant in real life. But online she owns one of Instagram's most controversial accounts.
Xavier Aaronson
5.6.15
videos

Peru's Erection Vendors Are Driving the Scrotum Frog Toward Extinction

How far would you go to get hard?
Xavier Aaronson
10.9.14
Sound Builders

How to Build a Magnetized Piano Harp

In the final episode of season two of Sound Builders, Andy Cavatorta awakens dormant notes and pitches from one of the world's most popular instruments.
Xavier Aaronson
9.23.14
Sound Builders

The Exquisite Sounds of Plants

In this episode of ​Sound Builders, we meet Mileece, a sound designer who developed technology for sonifying plant life.
Xavier Aaronson
9.16.14
Sound Builders

The Techno-Collagist Who Turns Lasers and Human Limbs into Instruments

In this new season of Sound Builders, we meet sonic artists who are pushing the audio experience to a whole new level.
Xavier Aaronson
9.9.14
videos

The DIY Engineer Who Built a Nuclear Reactor in His Basement

Long shot it may be, but at least he's going for it.
Xavier Aaronson
8.27.14
videos

Tapped: All the Ways Your Phone Can Be Hacked

In our third and final episode of "Phreaked Out," we check out a slate of real-time phone hacks to tackle the question of mobile phone security.
Xavier Aaronson
8.12.14
motherboard show

Your Phone Is Not Secure

In our third and final episode of "Phreaked Out," we check out a slate of real-time phone hacks to tackle the question of mobile phone security.
Xavier Aaronson
6.5.14
videos

We Drove a Car While It Was Being Hacked

In this episode of "Phreaked Out," we met some of the top security researchers at the center of the car hacking world.
Xavier Aaronson
5.29.14
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How Security Researchers Are Hacking Cars to Save Lives

In this episode of "Phreaked Out," we met some of the top security researchers at the center of the car hacking world.
Xavier Aaronson
5.29.14
videos

How LA's Traffic System Got Hijacked

In 2006, a pair of LA traffic engineers hacked traffic lights to cause gridlock as part of a labor protest.
Xavier Aaronson
5.22.14
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