tv

crime

7 Time 'Jeopardy!' Winner Pleads Guilty to Hacking Into the Email of Students and Faculty

I’ll take “unauthorized access to a computer system” for $500, Alex.
Jon Christian
6.19.18
cord-cutting

New TV Standard Could Be Huge for Cord Cutters, But Privacy Concerns Linger

If done correctly, ATSC 3.0 should dramatically improve the quality of over the air television, but there are legitimate concerns that industry players will abuse the standard.
Karl Bode
6.6.18
tv

FCC Demands Amazon, eBay Crack Down On Kodi-Based Pirate TV Boxes

The FCC’s efforts here may prove to be a decidedly uphill battle.
Karl Bode
5.31.18
tech

The Best ‘Westworld’ Episode Yet Explored the Dark Side of Transhumanism

Seeking immortality can lead to fates worse than death.
Matthew Gault
5.14.18
YouTube

You Can Explore the Island from 'Lost' in This 'Far Cry 5' Map

A modder has used Far Cry 5’s map editing tools to recreate The Island from Lost.
Matthew Gault
5.2.18
couch potato

The Best Steam Machine Is a Long-Ass HDMI Cable

Valve might be giving up on the dream of the Steam Machine, but there's still a good, cheap way to bring your PC games to the living room TV.
Emanuel Maiberg
4.4.18
cord-cutting

Cord Cutting in the US Has Nearly Tripled Since 2013

A new report shows that the number of people who only watch TV through streaming services increased from around 5 million households to 14 million.
Kaleigh Rogers
3.29.18
tv

Watch the Trailer for 'Westworld' Season 2

War is coming to Westworld.
Matthew Gault
3.29.18
what to watch

The Best Science Fiction Movies and Shows on Netflix Right Now

Motherboard’s guide to binging good sci-fi stories.
Matthew Gault
3.23.18
szechuan

McDonald's Won't Say the Words 'Rick and Morty' in Its 'Rick and Morty' Podcast

The perfect coda to the strange saga of the Szechuan sauce.
Matthew Gault
2.28.18
Sci-Fi

The Best Character in 'Altered Carbon' Is a Hotel

Edgar Allan Poe is the perfect detective’s companion.
Matthew Gault
2.7.18
slow-mo

This Is What 'Super Mario' Looks Like at 380,000 Frames Per Second

It’s so slow you’re watching the scanline create the image.
Matthew Gault
1.18.18