Cryptocurrency Scams Have Plagued Twitter for Years
Wednesday's massive Twitter hack wasn't the first time the platform has grappled with cryptocurrency scams or compromised verified accounts. Far from it.
Someone Mysteriously Sent Almost $1 Billion in Bitcoin
An unknown person or entity just sent a whole lot of money while hiding in plain sight.
NYPD Arrested an Essential Delivery Worker After Curfew
Essential worker status didn't stop the man from being detained by police on video while delivering food for DoorDash-owned Caviar.
Customs and Border Protection Is Flying a Predator Drone Over Minneapolis
The surveillance drone is flying in a circle above the city, which has broken out in protests over the police killing of George Floyd.
Fake News About Mark Zuckerberg Goes Viral After Anti-Fact Checking Comments
After Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg disagreed with Twitter's decision to fact check the president, misinformation about him was shared widely on the internet, including his own platform.
Trump’s Executive Order Could Ruin the Internet Over a Twitter Beef
Trump's ongoing tantrum about about Twitter fact checking has led to an executive order that seeks to clarify section 230 of the Communications Decency Act.
SpaceX's Historic Crewed ISS Launch Postponed After Dramatic Day
The launch, which would have been the first from American soil since 2011 and heralded a new era of private sector space flight, was postponed after a tense day that included a tornado warning.
Tulsa, Oklahoma Unveiled a 7-Story-Tall Statue of Elon Musk
The Golden Driller is Oklahoma's state monument and represents an oil worker. Now, it's a 75-foot-tall idol representing Elon Musk.
Final Fantasy VII Remake's Pre-Rendered Skyboxes Are Flawed, and Perfect
Midgar's cyberpunk-fantasy greebling is awesome to behold, but fuzzy and flawed. The tension reflects what this game is all about.
A Quarter of the Most Popular COVID-19 YouTube Videos Are Misleading: Study
A new study found that YouTube videos viewed more than 60 million times contained misleading information about coronavirus, raising questions about social media companies' role in stemming misinformation during a crisis.
Animal Crossing’s Stalk Market, Much Like the Real Stock Market, Is Ruining Everything
The only things worth caring about are turnips. My neighbors are wondering where I am. A bucolic getaway has turned into something darker.
You Must Play the Trippy 1998 PlayStation Game 'LSD: Dream Emulator'
The cult game, which has the player wander through an increasingly bizarre dreamscape, has finally been translated into English after more than 20 years.