Ring Told People to Snitch on Their Neighbors in Exchange for Free Stuff

Ring helped people form private ‘Digital Neighborhood Watches’ where they report ‘suspicious activity’ in exchange for free Ring products and discounts, according to a presentation obtained by Motherboard.


Revealed: The Secret Scripts Amazon Give to Cops to Promote Ring Surveillance Cameras

Documents obtained by Motherboard reveal that Ring provides 46 standardized comments that cops can post on social media, and several documents with scripted responses to possible questions from the public.


Amazon Is Coaching Cops on How to Obtain Surveillance Footage Without a Warrant

Ring, Amazon’s home surveillance company, is teaching police how to convince residents to share camera footage with them.


Internal Documents Show Why the NYPD Tries to Be 'Funny' Online

Documents obtained by Motherboard show that NYPD social media officers are explicitly instructed to “be funny” in order to “build trust” on official social media channels.


Get Ready to Binge This True Crime Podcast About a Vigilante Private Eye

The trailer for 'Conviction' premieres exclusively on VICE.


Family Life Is Hard on 'Lost in Space'

A boy and his robot? Netflix's 'Lost in Space' re-imagines a classic friendship.


Former Ontario Government Youth Worker Charged With Sexual Assault

Oluwasegun Akinsanya, who works with marginalized kids, was previously convicted of manslaughter but had worked to turn his life around.


Paul Manafort, a mysterious Russian jet, and a secret meeting

A private jet linked to a Russian oligarch flew to the U.S. at a key time in the 2016 election


Watch This 'Jessica Jones' Trailer

If you didn't know about Jessica Jones, now you know.


An Exclusive, Behind-the-Scenes Look at 'Ayo,' Bomba Estéreo’s Latest Album

The eponymous documentary offers an inside look into the Colombian band’s creative process, during, before, and after their recent record "Ayo".


A Judge Let Off A Domestic Abuser So He Could Get into University

Lancelot Saunders pleaded guilty to assaulting his 19-year-old girlfriend but he will not have a criminal record.


Frank Ocean Releases Physical Copies of 'Endless' for Cyber Monday

Available for just 24 hours, his new limited-edition drop of 'Endless' transfers it from its original video format to VHS, CD, vinyl, the deepest corners of your mind.