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The VICE Morning Bulletin

At least one Trump ally says he is a tax "genius," Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint at her hotel in Paris, Colombian voters reject the FARC peace deal, and more.
VICE Staff
10.3.16
Space

World’s Most Powerful Radio Telescope Discovers 1300 New Galaxies in Trial Run

Operating at only one quarter of its full capacity, the MeerKAT telescope array found 1300 galaxies in a region of the universe where only 70 were known to exist previously.
Daniel Oberhaus
7.17.16
short circuit

The Mayweather Fight Will Be Streamed Legally (Don’t Bother With Periscope)

Just think of boxing like e-sports, only weirder.
Nicholas Deleon
9.11.15
short circuit

Facebook Is Letting Some People Livestream the News, But Probably Not You

Breaking news doesn't just happen near famous people.
Jordan Pearson
9.10.15
Culture

Stingy Data Plans Have Made Our Smartphones' Coolest Features Completely Useless

Our phones are incredible devices. But when will we be able to use them?
Jason Koebler
6.1.15
Twitter

The Joy of Early Adopter Periscope

It's a glorious mess of ego and exhibitionism.
Johnny Woodard
5.15.15
News

Periscope CEO: Nobody Wants to Watch 'Game of Thrones' on Periscope

The Twitter-owned livestream app's CEO isn't worried about a few recent user transgressions.
Kaleigh Rogers
5.6.15
Internet

Watching People Snort Cocaine on Periscope Is Just the Beginning

What’s our obligation when watching people livestream illegal, stupid, or potentially dangerous activity?
Carl Franzen
4.6.15
Culture

What Is Meerkat? Some Theories

Do you even internet?
Adrianne Jeffries
3.11.15
News

These Graphs Show How Much 'Words of the Year' Actually Get Used After They Join the Dictionary

"Vape" is 2014's Word of the Year. Perfect.
Joel Golby
11.20.14