Just how deep does the NSA rabbit hole go? The Washington Post reports that the NSA is “gathering nearly 5 billion records a day on the whereabouts of cellphones around the world.” This enables the agency to track an individual user throughout the day, virtually mapping out every location that the cellphone owner has visited. Show More Summary
The city of the future might require you to pack your bags and head for the high seas, if a Florida company called Freedom Ship International gets its way. The $10 billion Freedom Ship project would gives its passengers the experience of living completely at sea. Show More Summary
The latest round of protests for higher fast-food wages hit New York City today, but they could have been mistaken for just about any other gathering of the city's progressive coalition. I finally ran into the 200 or so people (by one...Show More Summary
Five consoles enter. Only one may leave. Welcome to the 2013 Gizmodo Awards, where today you vote for the best console that the year had to offer. Get in here and tell us what you love! More »
From the December 5 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor: Previously: REPORT: Megyn Kelly's Guest List Is More Conservative Than Sean Hannity's Megyn Kelly Hypes Fox's Slanted Gosnell Coverage As Example Of Network's "Fair And Balanced" Reporting Why Megyn Kelly Is More Dangerous Than Bill O'Reilly
Jameis Winston will not face charges after a female Florida State University student accused him of rape in an encounter nearly a year ago, prosecutors in Tallahassee announced Thursday. The FSU quarterback and Heisman Trophy frontrunner will now be able to finish out the season with the No. Show More Summary
The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) has announced Bluetooth 4.1, a software update to the existing Bluetooth 4.0 technology in use by all of Apple's current Mac and iOS devices. Dubbed "Bluetooth Smart", it's designed to enable the "Internet of Things" by making connections easier and more powerful than ever. Show More Summary
It looks like the folks over at Fox are in full swing to develop pretty much every X-Men property they can. We just heard today, via Bryan Singer, that they have an X-Men: Apocalypse flick lined up for 2016, not to mention the Fantastic Four reboot in the works and the X-Force script that’s recently […]
When Apple announced the pricing of its iPhone 5c, the Street was disappointed. What about China, the Street wondered? But Apple had a different plan -- and it seems to be paying off.
Last week I wrote about the experience of almost losing my online business as a result of having too many eggs in one basket and then followed up with a post on what I did to diversify the traffic sources coming into my blog to become less reliant upon Google. Today I want to continue [...]Show More Summary
Chang'e 3 is just about to land on the Moon, and the LADEE orbiter has begun a new science mission there, while Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter is still producing amazing images.
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From the December 5 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor: Previously: After Admitting GOP To Blame For Shutdown, Right-Wing Media Attack Obama Anyway Fox's Hume Details How Right Wing Media Push GOP To Extremes MSNBC's O'Donnell: O'Reilly-Limbaugh Feud Ignites Over O'Reilly's Attempt To Rewrite His Marriage Equality Opposition
Following our visit to Stutterheim‘s store in Stockholm last month, we bring you a look inside the Swedish rainwear purveyor’s new pop-up shop in New York. Situated in a small and cozy black-and-white space in NoHo, the temporary boutique stocks… Look Inside the Stutterheim Pop-Up Shop in New York is a post by Elaine YJ Lee on Selectism.
Somebody needs to be fired. School Strip Seaches Girl Without Parent’s Permission How do you strip search a child without the parent’s permission? According to WRCB: The mother of a 5-year-old girl filed a lawsuit in November against Hamilton County
Ryan Phillippe heads into Craig’s Restaurant for dinner on Wednesday evening (December 4) in West Hollywood, Calif. The next day, the 39-year-old actor tweeted his reaction to the death of Nelson Mandela and recalled getting to meet him over ten years ago with his daughter Ava. “What an amazing life lead by Madiba. A light [...]
It was Sunday night around 11:30 p.m. and I was sprawled in bed, unable to sleep. “You know, Jill, if you catch me when the mood is right, I’m willing to try anything,” Jen said, one hand resting on her hip, the other reaching towards me. Show More Summary
Researchers want higher-resolution images of the Earth from space, but glass-based telescopes won't always be up to the job; eventually, the necessary hardware will be too bulky to lift into orbit. It's a good thing, then, that DARPA recently tested...
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