The 2020 Royal Enfield INT 650 Is A Dirt-Cheap Modern Classic

The 2020 Royal Enfield INT 650 Is A Dirt-Cheap Modern Classic

The Royal Enfield INT 650 isn’t just a motorcycle, it’s also a romantic vision of the past. This bike is an anachronism in 2020, but in perhaps the best way possible. All of my present-day worries melted away as soon as I sat astride this little black beauty. If you’re…

You Can Now Buy Apple’s New iPhone SE In Australia

You Can Now Buy Apple’s New iPhone SE In Australia

Last week Apple dropped a surprise phone announcement, the new iPhone SE. Aimed at the mid-range market, it’s the first iPhone we’ve seen in awhile where every variant comes in at under $1000. It also has some pretty damn good inclusions. The good news is that it’s now officially on…

Report: Amazon Uses Marketplace Seller Data To Make Its Own Competing Products

Report: Amazon Uses Marketplace Seller Data To Make Its Own Competing Products

While Amazon faces antitrust scrutiny in the U.S. and EU, the company has consistently denied any allegations of wrongdoing. It’s been accused of things like changing algorithms to favour its own products to using seller data for its own profit. Amazon’s associate general counsel, Nate Sutton, told Congress in July…

What Time Is The Reckoning?

What Time Is The Reckoning?

Over 26 million people have filed for unemployment over the past five weeks in the United States. Multiply that by 1,000, and you will still have less than the total number of dollars Jeff Bezos has collected since the outbreak of the covid-19 pandemic.

Here Are All Of Vodafone’s iPhone SE Plans

Here Are All Of Vodafone’s iPhone SE Plans

Last week Apple dropped a new mid-range phone – the iPhone SE. While we had expected this for awhile now, nobody really expected it to be so well priced for the amount of inclusions it has. All three storage options of the iPhone SE come in at under $1000, which…

A Symphony Of Filth And Wanking, In Art Gifs [NSFW]

A Symphony Of Filth And Wanking, In Art Gifs [NSFW]

Gizmodo is looking at a lot of net art these days, but you’ll have to scan further than Google Arts and Culture to find it, so we asked net artists for help. Today, Lorna Mills tells us about the gif that launched a thousand works.

Dermatologists Report Odd Toe Symptoms Potentially Linked To Covid-19

Dermatologists Report Odd Toe Symptoms Potentially Linked To Covid-19

Dermatologists are starting to report some peculiar symptoms linked to covid-19: discolored and/or rashy patches of skin, often along people’s toes and fingers. At this point, though, it’s not clear just how often these symptoms happen in patients or what exactly causes them.

9 Superpowers We’d Love To Have In Our Present Day Reality

9 Superpowers We’d Love To Have In Our Present Day Reality

A big chunk of the wish-fulfillment aspect of most genre media (sci-fi, fantasy, horror) involves inviting you to fantasize about how you would use your own vast superpowers to save the world in a time of crisis. But in moments like the one we’re all living through right now, the…

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine’s Must-Watch Episodes

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine’s Must-Watch Episodes

Last week, we gave you a guide to the highs of Star Trek at its apex of idealistic sci-fi in The Next Generation. But even the brightest light must cast a shadow, and no Star Trek show has embraced or understood that like arguably its headiest, dramatic entry in the…

The Trouble With Stephen Wolfram’s New ‘Fundamental Theory Of Physics’

The Trouble With Stephen Wolfram’s New ‘Fundamental Theory Of Physics’

Stephen Wolfram, computer scientist, physicist, and CEO of software company Wolfram Research (behind Wolfram Alpha and Mathematica) made headlines this week when he launched the Wolfram Physics Project. The blog post announcing the project explains that he and his collaborators claim to have “found a path to to the fundamental…

The Coronavirus Casualties You Haven’t Heard Of

The Coronavirus Casualties You Haven’t Heard Of

The year 2020 came with big expectations for researchers, myself included. Last year I was successful in the first round of the National Health and Medical Research Council Investigator Grants scheme. Six years since completing my PhD, I managed to launch my Healthy Primary Care research team.