But the hunt is just getting started.
The fate of the human race depends on it.
A district court in Russia's republic of Tatarstan has ordered the federal communications agency to block 136 adult websites if they don't rid themselves of pornographic material.
A Spanish sound engineer talks about his new invention, which he says can make music sound better, sharper, and even louder without increasing decibel levels.
"2015 is the year of the tableflip." So declares a mysterious, single-page manifesto that was published Monday at tableflip.club and was widely shared and discussed online. We interviewed the author.
"It's something like being the first man in space, the first man on the moon."
One gerontologist thinks the odds are about 80 percent.
The more we learn about these fake cell phone towers that no one wants to talk about, the scarier it gets.
Existing unmanned robotics still rely on humans to pull the trigger, but in the future fully autonomous weapon systems could select and execute targets on their own.
The attack on GitHub revealed a new sophisticated hacking tool that could be used against anyone on the Internet.
Whether or not we can clone a mammoth is the simple question. The big one is—should we?
Get ready, meatbags.
You'd think that an organization with so much money would have a better PR strategy than throwing out a few Google ads and making a combative Twitter account, but you'd be wrong.
Between publishers and manga pirates, who stands on higher ground?
We've got five different skin tones to choose from with the new emoji keyboard—but when you start playing the representation game, you're always going to leave someone out.
According to Homeland Security docs, travelers have little right to privacy at United States borders.
The identities of some 4,700 account holders will be given up to the film's owners.
RIP fiddlinforesters.gov, one of hundreds of government domain names that have been terminated since 2004.
In 2008, Enric Duran stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from European banks to start a progressive hacktivist commune. Nathan Schneider traveled to Catalonia to meet the man, who is still on the run from the authorities.
...and is sending your browser history to other companies.
A future in which we can cure infertility by way of sperm-making machines could be on the horizon.
Men are from Mars, women are from Venus. But when they're between the planets they live really, really close together.
The company complied with 92 percent of government requests.
The German automation firm Festo is building a bunch of the sci-fi-esque critters, which it thinks could become the future of manufacturing.