Work for USPS? Fed Up? Become an Anonymous Source

The U.S. Postal Service is in trouble. Read more…

Trump Hints He’s Open to Pardoning Edward Snowden

Donald Trump—who once demanded that former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden be executed for leaking classified intel on dystopian surveillance of U.S. citizens—has mused that Snowden has “not been treated fairly,” spurring a call from…

Clearview AI wins an ICE contract as it prepares to defend itself in court

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) this week signed a deal with Clearview AI to license the facial recognition company’s technology. According to a federal purchase order unearthed by the nonprofit Tech Inquiry (via The Verge), an ICE m…

‘Apex Legends’ season six trailer offers a peek at Rampart’s abilities

Although Respawn hasn’t detailed all of the newest Apex Legends character’s abilities just yet, a season six gameplay trailer offers a peek at the tricks Rampart has up her sleeve. It seems she can place down barriers and turrets with which sh…

Russell Kirsch, Inventor of the Pixel and Creator of the First Digital Photo, Dies at 91

Russell Kirsch, the inventor of the pixel and the first person to create a digital photograph, died Tuesday at his home in Portland, Oregon, according to a report from the Washington Post. Kirsch was 91 years old.Read more…

The Adonit Note-M Is a Stylus For Your Tablet and a Mouse For Your Computer

As you anxiously await a return to safely traveling, now’s as good a time as any to upgrade all of your mobile gear. The stylus you’ve been using that only works as a stylus? That just doesn’t cut it anymore. Adonit’s new Note-M looks like it could be …

This week’s best deals: Amazon Fire tablets, Apple MacBook Pro and more

A bunch of the newest laptops, tablets and other gadgets are discounted this week. Amazon slashed the prices of its latest Fire tablets to all-time lows and you can still grab a few of Apple’s latest MacBook Pros while they’re hundreds of doll…

What the Iraq War Can Teach the Climate Movement

I was in middle school when the George W. Bush administration began stoking the flames of war with Iraq in 2003. I watched as TV newscasters and government officials shouted about the need to restore order in the country, alleging that the Iraqi govern…

“Drovorub” Is The Latest Cyber Threat To Come Out Of Russia

Russia’s elite state-run hacking groups are known as some of the best in the biz, with a history of attacks stretchingback well beyond what we saw during the last presidential election. Now, the NSA and FBI are giving us a window into one of the latest…

This Lightning Fast Robotic Tongue Ensures You’ll Snatch the Last Container of Clorox Wipes

Watch any kid play with a tape measure and you’ll understand where researchers from the Seoul National University of Science and Technology found the inspiration for their new chameleon-like robot that can snag objects with its artificial tongue over 3…