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HOTY2017

The DIY Music Tech Enthusiast Who Builds Custom Guitar Pedals

Jamie Stillman founded Earthquaker Devices to push the boundaries of music technology.
Ankita Rao
12.20.17
lawsuits

The Daily Stormer Is Getting Sued for Fabricating a Comedian’s Tweets

Dean Obeidallah, a radio host, comedian, and Daily Beast contributor, is suing the neo-Nazi site for framing him as the perpetrator of the Manchester bombing.
Louise Matsakis
8.16.17
DIY

How to Illegally Build an Internet-Connected PC in Prison

Five Ohio inmates were caught with a functioning, internet-connected computer in the ceiling that they used for tax fraud, porn and drug recipes.
Daniel Oberhaus
4.12.17
exclusive

A Secretive Air Cargo Operation Is Running in Ohio, and Signs Point to Amazon

A mysterious "Project Aerosmith" is rumored to be the ecommerce giant's first attempt at running its own air shipping service.
Kari Paul
11.24.15
Features

Why We Should Build Cloud Cities on Venus

"At 50 kilometers up, Venus is remarkably Earth-like, excluding the need for any serious terraforming projects."
Daniel Oberhaus and Alex Pasternack
2.2.15
OHIO

LeBron James, Toxic Algal Bloom Are Both Returning to Cleveland

We learned today that northern Ohio is getting two familiar things back pretty soon.
Ben Richmond
7.11.14
beer

Buying Alcohol with Bitcoin Is Now Illegal in Ohio, For Some Reason

Can a cryptocurrency thrive if you can’t use it to buy booze?
Thor Benson
4.29.14
Motherboard Blog

Why Ohio's Experimental Lethal Injection Was a Spectacular Failure

The narcotic cocktail used in the botched execution of Dennis McGuire was actually a back-up procedure, for one thing.
Brian Anderson
1.21.14
Motherboard Blog

Ones and Zeros 5/26/11: You Have to Hand It to Science, Ads Have Crossed a Line

_Want access to the hottest LAN parties? Consider committing a crime in China._ h3. ONE: Dog gets equipped with prosthetic paw ("CBS Local":http://denver.cbslocal.com/2011/05/24/dog-gets-first-chance-to-walk-on-all-fours/) h3. ZERO: Ads...
Ones Zeros
5.26.11