Matthew Gault

Internet

The Off-Grid CyberDeck Is a Computer for the Apocalypse

With a Raspberry Pi and other parts, it’s simple to build a rugged waterproof computer to ride out the collapse of civilization.
Matthew Gault
3 days ago
Minecraft

Thousands of People Are Building a 1:1 Recreation of Earth in 'Minecraft'

The Earth in Minecraft is one of the most ambitious projects ever undertaken in the game.
Matthew Gault
3 days ago
Memes

Early Meme Site YTMND Has Been Resurrected With the Help of Fans

Some good news for these troubled times: the site, which died a year ago, has been rebuilt from the ground up.
Matthew Gault
4 days ago
Weather Apps

Apple Buys Dark Sky Weather App, Shuts Down Android Version

The best weather app will no longer be available on hundreds of millions of phones.
Matthew Gault
3.31.20
Coronavirus

A Pandemic Expert Tells Us Why She Was So Wrong About Coronavirus

'I just assumed that the US system would be a little bit better...and I just couldn't have been more wrong.'
Matthew Gault
3.31.20
Games Reviews

'Resident Evil 3' Is a Boring Disappointment

Uninteresting design, too much combat, and a boring antagonist add up to a mediocre follow-up one of last year’s best games.
Matthew Gault
3.30.20
Coronavirus

Independent Repair Shops Keep America Running During a Pandemic

Like healthcare workers, restaurant employees, and gig economy workers, repair stores are keeping the country together during the Coronavirus outbreak.
Matthew Gault
3.30.20
Half-Life: Alyx

We Asked the G-Man Himself About 'Half-Life 3'

Voice actor Michael Shapiro reveals all he’s legally allowed to say about the G-Man and ‘Half-Life 3.’
Matthew Gault
3.25.20
Tech news

Formula 1 Drivers Are Racing in a Video Game Because of Coronavirus

Formula One Group organized a virtual Grand Prix featuring pro drivers and celebrities, but replacing motorsports with esports wasn't the smoothest ride.
Matthew Gault
3.23.20
labor

Magic: The Gathering’s Largest Storefront Is Trying to Unionize

TCGPlayer’s warehouse workers want to unionize and negotiate better healthcare costs and transparency with management.
Matthew Gault
3.23.20
Coronavirus

This Risky Hack Could Double Access to Ventilators as Coronavirus Peaks

The Neyman/Babcock method would allow more than one patient to use the same ventilator, but only if administered correctly.
Matthew Gault
3.19.20
Right to Repair

Fixers Are Crowdsourcing Medical Equipment Repair Information

The iFixit community is asking for help obtaining ventilator repair manuals amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Matthew Gault
3.19.20
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