The "controversy," to date, has taught us nothing except that a few dudes on the internet are horrible and have no shame.
Never-before-published FBI records and exclusive interviews detail how the informant known as Sabu rallied other hackers to attack various Rupert Murdoch–owned media properties, including the Sun.
Motherboard looked at some of the videos included in the alleged leak.
A federal agent used a woman's photos without her consent in an effort to catch criminals.
When games come out that resonate with the personality of just one person, a sole captain who takes responsibility for 100 percent of the final product, that's when gaming turns from a mass-produced, mass-consumed pastime into something rather more niche…
The phone company must issue refunds to its mobile customers and cough up an additional $25 million in fees, the FCC has ruled, due to its long history of "cramming" hidden charges into its customers' bills.
After several high-profile incidents of drivers attacking their passengers, critics are saying that the ridesharing companies skimp on background checks.
An online tour of the parts of our planet that are slowly, but inexorably, falling apart and getting abandoned.
Back in January, a YouTube user by the name of "goldvision" quietly unveiled Grand Theft Auto Pacifist, an ongoing project in which he attempts to navigate the latest installment of the famously nihilistic sandbox franchise "in a manner independe…
Game art sites like Dead End Thrills and Other Places capture incredible moments amid the hyperactivity of contemporary gaming.
After months of stalling, the Federal Aviation Administration has at last released an updated list of the organizations that have approval to fly drones in US airspace.
With credit card processors charging adult businesses huge fees and some sites refusing to work with pornographers at all, many merchants are turning to alternative currencies.
We talked to director Tonje Hessen Schei about her new film DRONE, young gamers getting recruited to fly UAVs, and the future of drone warfare.
In the run-up to the trial of Ross Ulbricht, the alleged owner of Silk Road, an aching question has remained: How exactly did the FBI find the location of the server running the deep web marketplace?
The new changes to Facebook's research policies are unlikely to quell longstanding fears about its respect for user privacy. The company has even made it clear that it has every intention to continue conducting research on its users.
"Threatening to rape someone on Twitter isn't trolling," one self-described troll explains. "That's just threatening to rape someone. On Twitter."
I consulted internet security expert Nik Cubrilovic and XKCD's Randall Munroe about how they would fix the problems in the world of passwords. Their ideas are simple, compelling, and almost impossible to implement.
I joined them at a bonfire where they symbolically cut ties with their former company after their rates were slashed yet again by the ridesharing giant.
"The science of climate change is, by many reasonable estimates, more strongly proven than the connection between cigarettes and cancer."
Cody Wilson, the 3-D-printed gun movement's most public champion, is taking pre-orders on behalf of Ghost Gunner, a tiny mill that can churn out unserialized metal guns.
"I hear 'boom, boom, boom,' three shots really close together. I think, I'm getting shot at! The drone is getting shot at!"
I spoke to one of the creators of FireChat, a smartphone app that allows users to connect to other smartphones without the use of WiFi or cellular networks.
When Patrick Priebes, a 31-year-old who lives in Wuppertal, Germany, lost his job, he decided to focus on his true passion: building and selling working laser guns.
Games and novelties aside, there are simply fewer and fewer areas of daily life that remain to be "disrupted" by utopian-minded Silicon Valley geeks. The golden age of the app may be coming to an end.