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Google Gives San Francisco Free Wi-Fi in Public Places

On Wednesday, San Franciscans were able to hook their gadgets up to free Wi-Fi that launched in 32 new public locations. All that connectivity was …

This Chaotic New Cloud Could Be The Coolest Thing Since Cumulus

This raging airmass seems likely to become the first cloud formation the World Meteorological Organization will recognize in more than 60 years.<p><i>(GIF cut from video by Alex Schueth)</i><p>There is something new under the sun.<p>Gavin Pretor-Pinney hopes a wild, turbulent cloud he calls "<i>undulatus asperatus</i>" …

World Meteorological Organization

Fall 2014

Welcome once again to the Pitchfork Guide to Upcoming Releases, our seasonal guide to new music. Four times a year, we round up a list of albums, singles, EPs, and DVDs arriving over the coming months. Maybe you'll, y'know, go out and buy records. (Don't you miss that new CD smell?) This …

Calgary Police Service

Antique Photos Found<p>A good Samaritan was out for a run with his dog in Lake Bonavista in the city’s southeast Monday, Sept. 15 when he found photo …

Pavlok needs you to shock more people into breaking bad habits

There's no way you'd use a shock collar to train your beloved dog, but you wouldn't mind using one on yourself if it means breaking your nastiest habits, eh? If that's the case, then your day has come: Pavlok (a wearable band that can zap you with electricity) is now up on Indiegogo, with its …

The Most Important Promised Feature Of Windows 10 Could Pay Off Big For Microsoft

Microsoft unveiled much of what I said you should expect to hear at their Windows press event today in San Francisco, along with a few new details and additional features we hadn’t heard of yet from all of the “Windows 9″ leaks buzzing around the net previously. Though the first curve ball …

The sad story of Nigeria's sad news story

The life cycle of a tragic news story runs like this now: It's a creature first rumoured to exist, dismissed as mythological, then glimpsed on Twitter.<p>Tracked and captured a day later by a news organization, it will be photographed, documented, grisly aspects of its contents analyzed under a …

Android's Potential Bit Rot Problem

I have been exposed to a large number of mobile devices over the last few years and think there’s a bit (pun intended) of a problem with Android that hasn’t been talked about much. In addition to reviewing a number of flagship devices from Samsung, HTC, Lenovo, Acer and NVIDIA, I have owned a …

iPhone 6 Bendgate Isn't Over. It's Missing A Scientific Test

I once watched Uri Geller bend a spoon.<p>It was 1999 and I was working as a waiter in a pizza restaurant. The self-proclaimed psychic invited himself into the staff area after a meal, then confidently declared that we would be amazed. He chose a teaspoon from next to the coffee machine and used his …

The long list of what went wrong during White House security breach

The sharpshooters on the roof with their sniper scopes didn't kill the intruder racing toward the White House. The handlers on the North Lawn didn't unleash the powerful, unmuzzled dogs trained to take down any assailant. The armed agents, inside the grounds and outside among the tourist throngs on …

iPhone 'Bendgate' Is Apple's Mea Culpa

I like the iPhone 6, a lot. My fellow contributor Ewan likes the iPhone 6 Plus, a lot. Both models have flaws but they also set new benchmarks in smartphone design which rivals need to match. Or at least they did until Apple shot itself in the foot.<p>#Bendgate is the predictable term that has flooded …

Reinvented Mustang finally holds its line in a corner

Forget about the old, solid rear-axle Ford Mustang, the one built for drag strips and burning rubber. That Mustang is dead. Gone. Buried. Kaput.<p>I know this because I spent the day in the all-new 2015 Mustang. Yes, for some, Ford Motor has committed an act of heresy by deep-sixing the truck-like …