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Scientists capture first image of supermassive black hole in heart of Milky Way

On May 12th, astronomers with the Event Horizon Telescope collaboration unveiled an image of Sagittarius A*, the black hole at the center of the...

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Mental health app privacy language opens up holes for user data

Privacy policies for mental health apps like BetterHelp and Cerebral include language that lets the apps change the policies without warning or sell...

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Twitter reassures advertisers Musk won’t make the platform more of a toxic hell-hole than it already is

Twitter has reportedly reached out to ad agencies to reassure them that their brands won’t appear alongside toxic content. Elon Musk has promised...

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Boring Company raises additional $675 million as investors chuck money into holes in the ground

Elon Musk’s tunnel-boring company has raised another round of investment worth $675 million. The Boring Company is now valued at $5.675 billion....

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This AI clone of Reddit’s Am I The Asshole forum will give you the best bad advice

Are You The Asshole is an artificial intelligence-powered version of Reddit’s Am I The Asshole advice forum exploring bias in AI language models....

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Instacart claims it’ll now protect workers’ tips even when asshole customers bait and switch

Tip-baiting is a real problem for Instacart — and the company has introduced a new policy where it claims it will protect some of those tips, up to...

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The Witcher 3 is a whole new experience in first person

A popular first-person mod for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, the role-playing epic from CD Projekt Red, turns the game into a completely different...

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Apple Pay closes loophole that allowed Russian users to pay with Mir cards

Apple Pay has stopped supporting Russian card payment system Mir in a move that closes off more Russians from the service. Google Pay has reportedly...

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A whole bunch of classic Ninja Turtles games are getting a new collection

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Cowabunga Collection brings together classic arcade and console TMNT in a new bundle on the PS4 and PS5. Some...

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Amazon opens first Whole Foods equipped with cashierless technology

Amazon has brought its cashierless Just Walk Out technology to a Whole Foods store for the first time. The revamped store opened on February 23rd in ...

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Chrome’s new tool should let you revisit your old Google rabbit holes

Chrome has just rolled out Journeys, a feature that lets you revisit previous browsing sessions that are categorized based on what you were searching...

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Wormhole cryptocurrency platform hacked for $325 million after error on GitHub

Hackers stole $325 million in Ethereum from the decentralized finance platform Wormhole after a security fix was uploaded to GitHub but not deployed....

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Wordle will be free forever because you can right-click to save the whole game

Wordle won’t be ruined by new ownership — because Wordle is a webpage, and webpages can be saved. You could download a complete copy of the game...

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Microsoft got a whole lot of people to play Halo and Forza

Microsoft has attracted a lot of players to the latest entries in some of its flagship series by removing the up-front cost. Halo Infinite has had 20...

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iPhone 14 Pro, iPhone 14 Pro Max rumored to feature a 48-megapixel camera

According to a MacRumors report, the analyst at TrendForce put out new research which suggests that the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max could...

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Fortnite is technically back on iOS, thanks to a GeForce Now game streaming loophole

Fortnite is technically coming back to iOS, thanks to Nvidia’s GeForce Now game streaming service, which will let iPhone players enjoy Epic...

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New South Park game coming soon, could be a co-op multiplayer title

According to the listing, Question Games is looking for a Lead Level Designer for an upcoming "video game set in the world of Soth Park." ...

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GameStop reportedly has a whole unit working on NFTs and cryptocurrency

GameStop is reportedly developing an NFT marketplace, and is making deals with cryptocurrency companies to invest in NFT-enabled games. It comes as...

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The iPhone 14 Pro could have a hole-punch camera and hide Face ID under the screen

New rumors claim that Apple could ditch the notch on the iPhone 14 Pro in favor of an Android-style hole-punch camera and a Face ID array that’s...

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Black + Decker’s $300 Bev vacuums up a Keurig-shaped hole in the robot bartender space

Yes, it’s a pod machine for alcoholic beverages What if instead of coffee, your Keurig dispensed alcoholic drinks? Well, Keurig actually made a...

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Alienware’s M17 R5 Ryzen Edition is going whole hog on AMD

At CES 2022, Alienware revealed spec updates for all of its X-series and M-series laptops, but the most powerful model is the new M17 R5 Ryzen...

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WSJ’s deep dive into eating disorder rabbit holes on TikTok explains a sudden policy change

A harrowing report from the Wall Street Journal shows how TikTok’s recommendation algorithm could be sending young users down eating disorder...

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TikTok says it’s varying For You recommendations to avoid harmful content holes

TikTok says it will break up clusters of content that may have a negative impact on users, like dieting or breakup videos. TikTok is changing its For...

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Utility companies will no longer share data with ICE — but many loopholes remain

As revealed in a letter from Sen. Ron Wyden, law enforcement agencies were obtaining third-party data from the CLEAR database — maintained by...

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NASA launches new X-ray mission to study black holes and exploding stars

In a joint mission with SpaceX, NASA officially kicked off its first mission that will study and measure X-ray polarization. The work done over the...

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Chris Pratt can be Mario because they’ve apparently got that whole Italian thing figured out

Chris Pratt’s voice as Mario is "phenomenal," says one of the men who has the most to gain if that’s true. But Pratt likely won’t be...

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Ring Alarm Pro review: all you need to start a smart home

Ring Alarm Pro is a home security system combined with an Eero mesh Wi-Fi router that also works with Amazon Alexa. But ultimately, it was...

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Facebook isn’t telling the whole story about its mental health research

Facebook says that leaked slides on its own research into the harm Instagram does to teen girls’ mental health don’t show that social media...

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