Dallas

Moveable

Bike Sharing Is Doomed to Fail in Most American Cities

Dallas' chaotic experiment in bike sharing is a case in point.
Tracey Lindeman
2.5.18
Gaming

Watch Laser Tag's Inventor Explain Its 'Star Wars' Influence

Inventor George Carter saw the laser battles in the 1977 film and decided to make them more real.
Leif Johnson
11.19.16
police

It's Almost Like the Dallas PD Just Doesn't Care With These Bomb Robot FOIAs

I paid over $20 and just got my original request back.
Joseph Cox
9.30.16
police

Dallas Police Want to Suppress Bomb Robot Evidence That’s ‘Embarrassing'

Dallas police have asked the Texas attorney general to prevent the "mandatory" release of documents relating to its use of a bomb robot to kill a suspect.
Jason Koebler
8.12.16
Dallas

The Legal and Ethical Ramifications of Letting Police Kill Suspects With Robots

Dallas police used a bomb robot to kill a suspect in what was "essentially a jury-rigged version of a drone strike"—where do we go from here?
Jason Koebler
7.9.16
Dallas

Using a Bomb Robot to Kill a Suspect Is an Unprecedented Shift in Policing

What Dallas authorities did on Thursday raises concerns about due process and the use of remotely triggered lethal force by law enforcement.
Jason Koebler and Brian Anderson
7.8.16
News

Police Emails About Ahmed Mohamed: 'This Is What Happens When We Screw Up'

Motherboard has obtained 280 pages of internal emails the Irving Police Department sent about Ahmed Mohamed.
Jason Koebler
11.6.15
News

Texas Police Threatened to Arrest Ahmed Mohamed's Father, Internal Memos Show

"Why don't you take your son and leave before we criminally trespass you from the police department."
Jason Koebler
11.6.15
texas

After Signing a Plea Deal, Barrett Brown Could Leave Prison This Year

After signing a sealed plea deal, Barrett Brown looks closer than ever to getting out of prison.
Daniel Stuckey
4.3.14
Motherboard Blog

The Other Shooter: The Saddest and Most Expensive 26 Seconds of Amateur Film Ever Made

For many of us, especially those who weren’t alive when it happened, we’re all watching that event through Zapruder’s lens.
ALEX PASTERNACK
11.23.12