The ‘Biggest EVER’ Collection of Hacked Passwords Is Not That Bad

Someone put together a massive list of 773 million unique email addresses and 21 million unique passwords. But there’s really no reason to panic.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3 days ago
big telecom

Verizon Says It Won’t Increase Fees on Education App After All

The telecom company responded to criticism from teachers and parents saying it will waive the new text message fees for this specific use.
Kaleigh Rogers
3 days ago

Model Home

After the Big One brings it all down, what lives might we try building out of the rubble?
Julianna Baggott
3 days ago

Hacked Instagram Influencers Rely on White-Hat Hackers to Get Their Accounts Back

Leaked internal documents and stories from influencers show that Instagram has an influencer-hacking problem.
Joseph Cox
3 days ago

Famously Huge Great White Shark, ‘Deep Blue,’ Feasts on Dead Sperm Whale in Hawaii

Shark experts were thrilled to see the iconic shark in Hawaii this week.
Sarah Emerson
4 days ago

YouTuber Builds Cursed DIY Dual-Screen ‘Laptop’

Finally, you can take two screens on the go... sort of.
Matthew Gault
4 days ago
climate change

Climate Change-Driven Heat Wave Killed a Third of a Bat Population in Two Days

Almost one third of a bat species population in Australia perished during a heat wave in November 2018.
Caroline Haskins
4 days ago

Researchers Create Perfect Blood Vessels in a Petri Dish for the First Time

The researchers also demonstrated that it is possible to grow functioning human blood vessels in another species.
Daniel Oberhaus
4 days ago
Nuclear Weapons

Why the People Responsible for US Nukes Tweeted a Veiled Threat on New Year’s Eve

The horrifying gaffe raises questions about how the US military uses social media.
Matthew Gault
4 days ago
government shutdown

We Are Living in the Begging Economy

The government shutdown is highlighting what is already a reality for many of us: Using the internet to beg for money we need to survive.
Emanuel Maiberg
4 days ago
Moon garden

The First Plants to Grow on the Moon Are Already Dead

Cotton sprouts grew for about one week in a biosphere brought to the Moon by China’s Chang’e-4 mission.
Becky Ferreira
4 days ago
star citizen

Literally Get Fucked by a 'Star Citizen' With This Fan-Made Dildo

Now we have a vivid idea of what a Xi’an penis might look like.
Samantha Cole
4 days ago