Matthew Gault

doomsday clock

Scientists Think We’re Closer to the End of the World Than Ever

The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists moved the Doomsday Clock 100 seconds to midnight, the closest it's ever been.
Matthew Gault
3 days ago
Right to Repair

Sonos Makes It Clear: You No Longer Own The Things You Buy

Modern "smart" hardware now comes with hidden expiration dates that encourage waste, piss off consumers and put the entire internet at risk.
Karl Bode
Matthew Gault
3 days ago
nukes

How the President Launches a Nuke

The Biscuit, the Football and everything else that stands between the world and nuclear Armageddon.
Matthew Gault
1.16.20
nukes

How to Survive a Nuclear Bomb

If you’re not in the blast zone, it’s not the death sentence you think it is.
Matthew Gault
1.9.20
CYBER

Where Our Smartphones Go When They Die

If you don't put your old smartphone in your nightstand, where does it go?
Matthew Gault
12.19.19
Internet

The Best Optical Illusion of the Year Will Mess With Your Head

How a game developer used his love of programming to create the trippiest illusion of 2019.
Matthew Gault
12.18.19
Tech news

Here's the Pentagon's Terrifying Plan for Cyborg Supersoldiers

The US military wants soldiers that have superhuman eyesight, controllable augmented muscles that turn untrained novices into expert killers, and more.
Matthew Gault
12.9.19
Games News

They're Finally Developing Another BioShock Game

Newly founded developer Cloud Chamber will create take over the iconic and controversial franchise.
Matthew Gault
12.9.19
Games News

EA Suspends Football Manager From 'FIFA 20' After Saying 'Sieg Heil' On Live TV

Marco van Basten has been "suspended" from the game "until further notice" after saying the Nazi slogan on live TV.
Matthew Gault
12.5.19
Games News

Here's Your First Look at the New 'Age of Empires'

Microsoft revealed the first gameplay trailer for 'Age of Empires IV' at XO19.
Matthew Gault
11.15.19
Tech news

Disney+ Is Not the Best Way to Watch 'The Simpsons'

Cord-cutting fans of the show have been waiting years for a serviceable option besides piracy. Now, it's on Disney+, with an aspect ratio that crops out gags and distorts the image.
Matthew Gault
11.13.19
Games Opinion

'Modern Warfare', The Highway of Death and Call of Duty's Exploitation of the Past

Like the United States itself, 'Modern Warfare' can't tell its wars apart and doesn't bother trying.
Matthew Gault
10.30.19
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