Amazon’s Home Surveillance Company Is Putting Suspected Petty Thieves in its Advertisements
Ring, Amazon's doorbell company, posted a video of a woman suspected of a crime and asked users to call the cops with information.
Amazon Is Hiring a News Editor for Its ‘Neighborhood Watch’ App
Neighbors, the ‘neighborhood watch’ app that accompanies Amazon-owned Ring doorbell cameras, is hiring a Managing Editor for news alerts in the app.
How Amazon Helped Cops Set Up a Package Theft Sting Operation
Internal documents obtained by Motherboard detail the planning of an anti-package theft operation that used fake Amazon boxes rigged with GPS location trackers.
Amazon’s Home Security Company Is Turning Everyone Into Cops
Neighbors, a social media crime-reporting app owned by Amazon, creates a digital ecosystem in which you are encouraged to assume the worst about your neighbors—and people of color are once again being harmed.
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A Smart Doorbell Company Is Working With Cops to Report ‘Suspicious’ People and Activities
Ring claims its new app Neighbors will fight crime, but it could also become a platform for profiling and discrimination.
A Shining Ring Rises Over the Brazilian Rainforest
Acclaimed Japanese artist Mariko Mori has installed an enormous illuminated ring in Brazil to coincide with Rio’s 2016 Summer Olympics.
Watch This Flying Ring Propel Itself Around the 'Flying Machine Arena'
The Institute for Dynamic Systems and Control, ETHC Zurich is developing a new flying ring.
A Literal Ring of Light Will Hang Over the Brazilian Rainforest
Perched atop a Brazilian waterfall, Mariko Mori’s brilliant installation will make its debut before the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Beyond Condoms: New Vaginal Rings and Gels Could Help Women Combat HIV
Due to inequality and biology, women are more than susceptible to HIV than men. Researchers are creating new tools for women to use on and their bodies without the help of men.
A New York Pizza Parlor Cocaine Ring Just Got Burnt
One Queen's pizzeria known for getting locals hooked on bubbly slices of Margherita pizza got into crispy territory last week after federal agents arrested the owners for allegedly running an international mob-connected drug-smuggling operation.
Nail Art Comes Alive in Surreal Stop-Motion Manicure
These might be the trippiest fingernails we've ever seen.
Deconstructing the Aftermath of a Galactic Fight to the Death
Astronomers are treating it like a crime scene, forensically analyzing the splatter for figure out just what happened.