This 28-port USB ports hub is ridiculously powerful

This 28-port USB ports hub is ridiculously powerful

While I wouldn't normally find a USB hub very interesting, this 28-p...

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Documentary on the endangered art of hollerin’, possibly the earliest form of human communications

Documentary on the endangered art of hollerin’, possibly the earliest form of human communications

Filmmaker Brian Gersten writes, "'The Hollerin' Contest at Spivey's ...

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Jon Stewart’s epic Twitter-war with Donald Trump

Jon Stewart’s epic Twitter-war with Donald Trump

Speaking at the Stand Up For Heroes event, Jon Stewart tells the stor...

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In 2000, the NSA hacked the Hague-based Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

In 2000, the NSA hacked the Hague-based Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

A reader writes, "According to last week's Shadow Brokers leak, the N...

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Jean-Jacques Perrey, 1929–2016

Jean-Jacques Perrey, 1929–2016

French electronic music pioneer Jean-Jacques Perrey died Friday at 87...

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Mysterious snowballs appear on Siberian beach

Mysterious snowballs appear on Siberian beach

The Gulf of Ob is a remote Siberian reach of the Russian empire, and...

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Ovulation Prediction Is Messy and Difficult. It Shouldn’t Be

Ovulation Prediction Is Messy and Difficult. It Shouldn’t Be

Every morning, I pee in a cup. Before I do anything else—pick up...

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How Algorithms Could Help Keep People Out of Jail

How Algorithms Could Help Keep People Out of Jail

Steve Leifman knew Miami-Dade’s courts had a problem. Ten years ...

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New MacBook Pro Touchbar justified

New MacBook Pro Touchbar justified

There has been much anguish over Apple's new MacBook Pros. In lieu of...

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Police lawyer threatens reporter: don’t report smirking cop’s corpse selfie

Police lawyer threatens reporter: don’t report smirking cop’s corpse selfie

A St. Louis-area police officer was photographed posing with a murder...

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