Tag: Motherboard

Really enjoying this series of videos on human advancement thanks to Motherboard’s UPGRADE video series.

So…that infamous garage where Apple was founded isn’t actually where any work was done? Hmm…

The first episode in MOTHERBOARD’s Phreaked Out series on hacking information systems. This first episode is about 2 guys, Kartik Patel and Gabriel Murillo, who hacked into LA’s transportation network system and changed the light sequence at 4 major LA intersections, causing city gridlock that lasted up to 3 days. It’s the first time I’ve […]

Motherboard attended The Kong Off 3 in Denver, where we spent four loopy days in a dark arcade documenting the action-packed rivalry between two of Donkey Kong’s fiercest adversaries: Hank Chien, a 39-year old plastic surgeon who graduated from Harvard and 22-year old French Canadian meathead, Vincent Lemay. Following the cultural success of 2007′s King […]

The Dark Web is one part of the web I never want to stumble upon. Sure it facilitates the travel of information to places that might otherwise censor it, but it also seems like an incredibly dangerous place from everything that I’ve heard about it. If I recall, there was a Reddit thread that really […]