How Singapore’s Coronavirus Tracking App Works

How Singapore’s Coronavirus Tracking App Works

On March 20 Singapore released a mobile app to help track the spread of novel coronavirus. Over 620,000 people signed up within a week, and the developers have been making an open source version ever since to help other countries develop their own versions. Here’s how TraceTogether actually works.

This Is The Most Interesting Car Seen In Tiger King

This Is The Most Interesting Car Seen In Tiger King

If there’s one thing that has truly united everyone in this time of crisis, it’s the collective fascination, dismay, and horror that comes from contemplating the main characters in Netflix’ very popular documentary about deeply broken, ruthless, and often economically-toothed large-cat-obsessives and their respective cults/feifdoms, called Tiger King. While the…

GE Aviation Workers Demand That Inactive Plants Begin Manufacturing Respirators

GE Aviation Workers Demand That Inactive Plants Begin Manufacturing Respirators

Today, aviation factory workers for General Electric staged two protests in Massachusetts, demanding that the company reconfigure its aircraft manufacturing facilities in order to make ventilators. Last week, General Electric Aviation announced that it would be laying off a large contingent of its workforce, while officials and medical workers have…

Could Another Clone Wars Legend Appear In The Mandalorian?

Could Another Clone Wars Legend Appear In The Mandalorian?

Paul Scheer teases Don Cheadle’s role in Space Jam 2. Another Hanna-Barbera icon is making an appearance in Scoob. Michael Chabon teases the new directions Star Trek: Picard could go in in season two. Plus, excellent Castlevania news and what’s to come on The Walking Dead. Spoilers, away!

Internet Pioneer Vint Cerf Tests Positive For Covid-19

Internet Pioneer Vint Cerf Tests Positive For Covid-19

Tech pioneer Vint Cerf, one of the co-creators of the modern internet, has tested positive for covid-19, according to a tweet Cerf sent out Monday morning. The 76-year-old tweeted out a clip from HBO’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver about the U.S. response to the global pandemic.

The Best Houseparty App Tips And Tricks

The Best Houseparty App Tips And Tricks

Back in 2019 Epic Games (of Fortnite fame) acquired an app called Houseparty. It stayed relatively quiet until 2020 when coronavirus saw millions of people stuck at home, looking for new ways to connect with friends and family beyond Zoom and Skype calls.

The Emissary Of Hell, Spider-Man, Is The Showiest Toy Of The Week

The Emissary Of Hell, Spider-Man, Is The Showiest Toy Of The Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, Gizmodo’s regular roundup of the latest in all things cool, shiny, and plastic. This week: Lego gets its head in the Star Wars games with some cool new collectibles. Batman and Spider-Man swing into action with Bandai’s Figuarts line. Plus, potted Pac-Men, and a deep…

The Loki Disney+ Show Wants To Get To The Heart Of His Identity Crisis

The Loki Disney+ Show Wants To Get To The Heart Of His Identity Crisis

The Doctor Strange sequel still hopes to start filming this June. Both Titans and Superman & Lois could be looking to cast familiar faces. Sebastian Stan offers a small update on The Falcon and The Winter Soldier’s filming. Plus, a peek of what’s next on The Walking Dead and go…

Samsung’s Cheapest Flagship Is A Great Phone In A Weird Time

Samsung’s Cheapest Flagship Is A Great Phone In A Weird Time

Samsung’s Galaxy S20 is the company’s most affordable flagship, which isn’t saying much: The 6.2-inch smartphone costs $1,349. It is a very good phone with a very good—dare I say the very best—display of almost any phone on the market (the only better panels being the S20’s larger siblings, the…

Watch NBC’s Cool Car Show Proving Grounds For Free On YouTube

Watch NBC’s Cool Car Show Proving Grounds For Free On YouTube

As far as shows about three white guys and cars go, Proving Grounds is damn decent. What really like about it though, actually, is the format of the test track. In every episode, cars get put through a course that is uniquely realistic. And challenging!