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Elon Musk’s Boring Co. hits a wall with LA Loop project (The 3:59, Ep. 495)

On this podcast, we talk about: Elon Musk’s Boring Co. putting the kibosh on a planned tunnel in Los Angeles. Our in-depth look at Sony’s ,900 Aibo robot dog. How … Continue reading “Elon Musk’s Boring Co. hits a wall with LA Loop project (The 3:59, Ep. 495)”

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It’s Valentine’s Day, and tech has taken over our relationships

  This is part of CNET’s It’s Complicated series about the role technology plays in our relationships. It was originally published in 2017, but has been updated for 2019 with new … Continue reading “It’s Valentine’s Day, and tech has taken over our relationships”

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Wikipedia seeks photos of 20 million artifacts lost in Brazilian museum fire

Wikipedia is fighting to preserve the memories of the 20 million artifacts lost in Sunday’s Brazilian museum fire. The Museu Nacional in Rio — one of the largest museums in … Continue reading “Wikipedia seeks photos of 20 million artifacts lost in Brazilian museum fire”

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez drops in on Twitch stream, says Nintendo 64 is the best console

On a day where Aaron Sorkin encouraged newly elected Democrats to ‘stop acting like young people’, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had a different plan: She jumped onto a Donkey Kong Twitch livestream … Continue reading “Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez drops in on Twitch stream, says Nintendo 64 is the best console”

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Midterm election 2018: Twitter reacts to Democrats gaining control of the House

In 2018, elections are something of a tech story, thanks to the impact of social media and the potential, terrifying effects of hackers getting involved. Social media has a significant role to … Continue reading “Midterm election 2018: Twitter reacts to Democrats gaining control of the House”