The first time Tim Brown saw the Hat Man, he was 14 years old and curled up in his bed in Nashville, Tennessee. He was dozing, with the only light in the room coming from the flicker of late-night television.
Instagram is ready to compete head-on with YouTube. Today at a flashy event in San Francisco, the company announced it will begin allowing users to upload videos up to one hour in length, up from the one-minute
It’s arguably the company’s biggest update since the Cambridge Analytica scandal broke. Facebook users will soon be able to opt out of one of Facebook’s key data gathering practices: Its collection and
Stephen Hawking's final Reddit post was an ominous warning about the future of humanity and capitalism
• Stephen Hawking's final Reddit post was an ominous warning about the future of humanity.• Technological automation could result in a utopia, the late physicist said — or it could send inequality skyrocketing
Since 2010, Facebook allows you to download an archive file of all your interactions with the network. It’s a 5-click easy process that your grandmother can do (more details below). Inside the .zip, lies
Last September, Christian Haigh learned he was one of the 143 million people in the U.S. whose information was hacked in the Equifax breach. As you might recall, Equifax issued an apology that was almost
More comfortable online than out partying, post-Millennials are safer, physically, than adolescents have ever been. But they’re on the brink of a mental-health crisis. One day last summer, around noon,
The weird, scandalous story of the game to beat in 2018. This might blow your mind, but one of the most popular games in the world right now is a free one. Fortnite is a free-to-play game with a history
Eastern Washington had cheap power and tons of space. Then the suitcases of cash started arriving. EAST WENATCHEE, Washington—Hands on the wheel, eyes squinting against the winter sun, Lauren Miehe eases
Google’s new ‘Machine Learning Crash Course’ is now available and it’s free for everyone. If robots are coming for your job this class will prepare you for your next one. This same course has been taken
This beautifully designed 'dumb phone' can only make calls and send texts — and it might be the key to curing our addiction
The Brooklyn-based startup Light has set an impossible goal of getting people to put down their smartphones. Light launched in 2014 and a year later debuted its first product, the Light Phone. It could
Surgeons find parasite unlike any they've seen in body of defector shot 5 times while escaping North Korea
• A North Korean defector shot five times while running across the border to South Korea has been found riddled with parasites, one of which has never been seen in the country.• North Korean defectors
These smart earplugs might save your relationship Two years ago we discovered a rather remarkable set of smart earplugs from a company called Hush that could silence the noise around you as you slept.