cloud

Opinion

Disc-Free Gaming Is an Archival Nightmare

Will corporate control erode game history?
Carly Kocurek
4.22.19
Opinion

Streaming and Cloud Computing Endanger Modding and Game Preservation

Services like Google's Stadia seem convenient, but they could completely change the past and future of video games.
Rich Whitehouse
3.20.19
AWS

‘BuckHacker’ Search Engine Lets You Easily Dig Through Exposed Amazon Servers

This makes searching through leaky Amazon Web Services servers much easier.
Joseph Cox
2.14.18
Broadly

The Satisfying Joy of Sending Platonic Nudes to Your Friends

I stopped sending nudes to men and started exchanging them with friends instead. Like most decisions that prioritize supportive female friendships over fleeting sex arrangements, it's been great.
Maria Yagoda
11.2.17
Internet Insecurity

Why Security Experts Are Pissed That ‘1Password’ Is Pushing Users to the Cloud

1Password is moving away from its one-time license, local storage option, and security researchers are not happy about it.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
7.10.17
Comics!

'Wholesome Cloud Person,' Today's Comic by Valentine Gallardo

Our heroine tries to see the silver lining through the depressing funk she's caught in.
Valentine Gallardo
6.23.17
encrypt all the things

Apple Is Trying To Make Your iMessages Even More Private

Apple wants to make its cloud as secure and private as its devices, starting with iMessage.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.9.17
Inside our infrastructure

The Cloud As Art

Three artists are on a mission to document the beauty of our internet’s infrastructure.
Ben Sullivan
3.1.17
Internet

Why It Takes So Damn Long to Connect to a Wi-Fi Network

Researchers offer an explanation for and solution to that annoying wait for an access point to actually connect.
Michael Byrne
1.23.17
nasa

There's a Giant Cloud on a Collision Course With the Milky Way

At 11,000 light years long and 2,500 light years wide, Smith’s Cloud is not your average ball of vapor.
Becky Ferreira
10.9.16
Art

Architects Spin a Giant Rainbow Spiderweb over MoMA PS1

Escobedo Soliz Studio’s woven cloud of color also comes with a mist room and a wading pool.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.10.16
Design

Surreal Hybrid Speaker/Lamp Thunders Like a Cloud

Artist and designer Richard Clarkson’s latest iteration of ‘Cloud’ is a nod to the DIY maker community.
DJ Pangburn
5.25.16
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