How Hackers Are Breaking Into Home Security Cameras
After a hacker broke into a camera in Mississippi and spoke to a child, Motherboard found hackers have made dedicated software for gaining access.
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The Blood Pipe Is Still Spewing Blood After Nearly Two Years
Newly-obtained footage shows the underwater fish farm pipe in British Columbia is still churning out virus-infected blood and guts.
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Deepfake Porn Is Evolving to Give People Total Control Over Women's Bodies
People are creating a new kind of nonconsensual pornography by combining deepfakes with 3D avatars that can be manipulated to do whatever they want.
Researchers Try to Craft the Perfect Boob Using Eye-Tracking Technology
Researchers are using eye-tracking technology to see what people look at when they evaluate boobs in an attempt to create a "universal scale" for breast aesthetics and symmetry.
A Vague Twitter Policy About Deactivating Inactive Accounts Sparked a Panic
Twitter says accounts left inactive for more than six months will be deactivated—including tweets from deceased users.
Russian Farmers Put Cows in VR So They Can Chill
An experiment straps virtual reality headsets onto dairy cows to let them de-stress, and yield more milk.
This Company Promises to Place Any Face Onto Any Body, Using an Algorithm
Rosebud AI wants to add diversity to stock images—and is doing it by swapping anyone's face onto stock models' bodies.
Who Farted? An Investigation
In which Motherboard gets to the bottom of the Hardball with Chris Matthews beef.
'They Can't Stop Us:' People Are Having Sex With 3D Avatars of Their Exes and Celebrities
A community of 3D graphics hobbyists are making and selling avatars of real people in order to fulfill their sexual fantasies, and there's little anyone can do to stop them.
This Lost Airpod Sticker Prank Is So Chaotic
Pablo Rochat's latest design prank is peppering the streets of San Francisco with Airpods that are impossible to pick up.
NoFap Founder Is Suing a Neuroscientist Who Thinks Masturbating Is Fine
Alexander Rhodes, the owner of the NoFap trademark, filed a complaint against a neuroscientist who studies porn and sexuality, for libel and defamation.
PayPal Pulls Out of Pornhub, Hurting 'Hundreds of Thousands' of Performers
Pornhub said it's 'devastated' by PayPal's decision to stop payouts to models on its platform.