Most people threw out all those "50 Hours Free!" CD-ROMs that were everywhere in the 90s, but a select few collectors made it their mission to hoard hundreds or thousands of the discs.
As an important tax credit fades, it's imperative that companies like SolarCity make big moves to help solar survive.
Colombian Eduardo Salcedo-Albarán has helped to uncover links between government officials and narco-paramilitary commanders. We asked him about his career and how he would tackle corruption in the UK.
The war on drugs isn't just fought with bullets. Recent announcements from Mexican authorities show that cartels are developing increasingly advanced networks of information technology.
This summer, Japan unveiled plans for a digital tourist-assistance system that mimics the concept omotenashi: anticipating guests' needs and exceeding their expectations to the point of it being eerily predictive.
The artist, known for visualising classified government programs and secret operations, took a literal deep dive into government surveillance for his latest project, which documents the seafloor fibre optic cables where the NSA mines personal data.
The discovery of liquid water on Mars raises the possibility that human life may have come from the Red Planet.
Former solar engineer Dane Wigington believes chemtrails are to blame for the state's record dry spell – and a surprising number of people agree.
Life is tough enough dating as a black woman without having to deal with creepers messaging you about "dark chocolate".
Guidelines for how to safely bang your friends online.
Hitler lookalike, ex-hedge funder and emo fan Martin Shkreli made headlines for hiking up the price of life-saving medication. How can we stop price-gouging from happening?
Whether the video is an urban legend or the work of a uniquely depraved Australian man in jail in the Philippines, a certain segment of the web loves talking about it.
A guide to not getting mad online.
Thumbs up, thumbs down, our thumbs are the only way we can emote any more.
Charles Hamm, founder of the National Association for the Preservation of Skin Art, believes that displaying your relatives' tattoos on your walls is no weirder than putting an urn of cremains on your mantle.
Your shit is obsolete and you should be ashamed of yourself.
This phenomenon, in which the brain recognises objects in a field of visual noise, is called pareidolia.
If you can get past the AI bouncer, you're in.
Snooping through cellphones isn't free. Effective immediately, all Justice Department officials require a warrant. But there's a catch.
He was so good at designing fake spacesuits that he was hired to do the real thing.
A Norwegian man's attempt to embarrass his girlfriend led to a video that in the space of two days went viral, then got stolen and reposted and went viral again.
Revenge pornographers and 4chan racists better watch out.
They claim the student suffers from electromagnetic hypersensitivity syndrome, a condition that causes symptoms like headaches and nausea from proximity to the Wi-Fi.
Before their arrest, a pair of predators used Model Mayhem to find young women to sexually assault. Now one of those women is attempting to sue the website, and fighting Google and Facebook in the process.