Dozens of Al Jazeera Journalists Were Hacked Via Zero-Click iPhone Exploit

Dozens of Al Jazeera Journalists Were Hacked Via Zero-Click iPhone Exploit

It appears that 36 Al Jazeera journalists reportedly had their personal iPhones hacked using spyware created by NSO Group, a sketchy Israeli security firm. The terrifying thing is the zero-day, zero-click exploit, which abuses a vulnerability in iMessage, went undetected for about a year — and likely originated from Saudi…

Tesla Won’t Stop

Tesla Won’t Stop

I’m old enough to remember when taking a short position on Tesla could be justified until, increasingly, it couldn’t, as Tesla’s stock soared and soared and soared. Tesla will be formally added to the S&P 500 on Monday. Expect its stock to soar some more.

You Can No Longer Watch Full-Length Formula One Races On Pornhub

You Can No Longer Watch Full-Length Formula One Races On Pornhub

Monday, December 14, 2020 was a sad day. Pornhub outwitted every other social media platform and made the decision to nuke all unverified content from its site. And while it is undoubtedly a smart move for an industry riddled with dubious legality, I’m still going to pour one out for…

The Best Apple-ish Gear for Apple Haters

The Best Apple-ish Gear for Apple Haters

Apple products weren’t exactly allowed in my house growing up. My school had a lab filled with Apple computers, so I got exposed to the basic ins and outs of macOS. But inside my home it was Microsoft-Microsoft-Microsoft. My dad was a computer hardware engineer, and he worked with Windows,…

Here’s How the Mysterious Twitter ‘Carp’ Meme Came to Be

Here’s How the Mysterious Twitter ‘Carp’ Meme Came to Be

For a brief moment on Friday night, spectacularly bored and homebound Twitter users marveled in delight at a strange phenomenon on the social network: Everyone was tweeting the word “carp.” Questions abounded. What? Why? Huh? I’m missing something, right?

Apparently Microsoft Wants to Design Its Own ARM Chips

Apparently Microsoft Wants to Design Its Own ARM Chips

Seems like Microsoft isn’t going to sit back and let Apple take all the glory with its new M1 processor. According to The Verge (via Bloomberg News), Microsoft is reportedly designing its own ARM processor for its Azure cloud servers and possibly even a future Surface device.

Today’s Gif Party Is Bursting With Seasonal Magic

Today’s Gif Party Is Bursting With Seasonal Magic

The holidays are just around the corner, and it’s time to get in a festive mood! We’re breaking out our dancing shoes and greatest moves to ring in the final weeks of 2020, because what better way is there to warm a chilly night than by dancing your heart out…

The Climate Core of Joe Biden’s Cabinet Is Perfectly Fine

The Climate Core of Joe Biden’s Cabinet Is Perfectly Fine

We now know the core group of people who will implement President-elect Joe Biden’s climate agenda. While Biden has promised an all-of-government approach (and he should certainly do that), the leaders of the agencies with the biggest say on climate and environmental rule making and R&D are set.

These Airbag Jeans Could Fashionably Protect Motorcyclists

These Airbag Jeans Could Fashionably Protect Motorcyclists

Strapping on a leather suit can protect you from a nasty case of road rash should you wipe out on a motorcycle, but that’s about it. For more robust protection during a crash, several companies have been developing airbag technology for motorcycles, including a pair of inflatable jeans designed to…