The Hidden Reason Why Your Pay Is Stuck in Neutral
Companies often work together to keep employee salaries low—and force workers to sign agreements that scam them out of their right to earn more money elsewhere.
Intel CEO Resigns Over Past Relationship With an Employee
Brian Krzanich has resigned today after violating Intel’s non-fraternization rules.
This Guy Designed and Built an 8-bit CPU from Scratch
The breadboard CPU can play the Mario theme, but programming it is a pain in the ass.
This CPU Exploit-Safe Version of 'Doom' Runs at .00003 FPS
One way to defend against Spectre and Meltdown.
Coinhive Says Meltdown Patches Didn’t Affect Monero Mining
Some Monero CPU miners were concerned that Meltdown patches would affect their hashrate. Coinhive says they haven’t noticed any problems.
Relax, the Meltdown and Spectre CPU Patches Aren't Messing With Your Frame Rates
Your ability to crush noobs won’t be impeded.
The Clever Engineering Behind Intel's Chipocalypse
When computer security collides with computer efficiency.
Why Intel Couldn’t Trademark Numbers Anymore
Intel’s processor business was massive, but a lengthy legal battle with a former business partner exposed a major flaw in its CPU designs—a trademark flaw.
Just 3 Months In, AMD’s Ryzen Is Already Shaking Up PC Gaming
We haven’t seen a real battle over performance and value in the CPU market in ages, but Ryzen is changing that.
The Bizarre, High-Flying World of ‘Dronevertising’
The Don Drapers of today are turning to drones to hawk soda and car services, even if the regulations are tight and the results are lame.
The Pageantry of Jillian Ogle's Livestreaming Robots
Motherboard spoke with Ogle about her adorable robots, the emergence of live-streaming services, and where we can take this technology from here.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Watch Donald Trump's First Press Conference Since His Election
The president-elect held his first press conference in 167 days at Trump Tower at 11 AM this morning.