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Al.com
What can you do with your old solar eclipse glasses? Recycle? Donate?a first-hand science experience that they might not otherwise have" Astronomers
Al.com / Posted 3 hours ago
a first-hand science experience that they might not otherwise have" Astronomers Without Borders President Mike Simmons told Gizmodo. "Many schools in developing countries don't have resources for science education and this is a rare opportunity that... Read more
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The Washington Times
Daily Stormer ban opens door to government censorship, some sayGoDaddy and Facebook didn’t respond to questions about their censorship decisio
The Washington Times / Posted 15 hours ago
GoDaddy and Facebook didn’t respond to questions about their censorship decisions. Mr. Prince at Cloudflare admitted to Gizmodo that he made an exception to their policy in canceling Daily Stormer — but insisted he hadn’t set a new... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Thieves use forklift to steal ATM, police sayasking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truc
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
asking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truck they believed was involved. According to Gizmodo, the biggest problem for thieves thinking about heisting an ATM might not be breaking into it once it’s in their... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Thieves use forklift to steal ATM, police sayasking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truc
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
asking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truck they believed was involved. According to Gizmodo, the biggest problem for thieves thinking about heisting an ATM might not be breaking into it once it’s in their... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Thieves use forklift to steal ATM, police sayasking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truc
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
asking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truck they believed was involved. According to Gizmodo, the biggest problem for thieves thinking about heisting an ATM might not be breaking into it once it’s in their... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Thieves use forklift to steal ATM, police sayasking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truc
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
asking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truck they believed was involved. According to Gizmodo, the biggest problem for thieves thinking about heisting an ATM might not be breaking into it once it’s in their... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Thieves use forklift to steal ATM, police sayasking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truc
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
asking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truck they believed was involved. According to Gizmodo, the biggest problem for thieves thinking about heisting an ATM might not be breaking into it once it’s in their... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Thieves use forklift to steal ATM, police sayasking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truc
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
asking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truck they believed was involved. According to Gizmodo, the biggest problem for thieves thinking about heisting an ATM might not be breaking into it once it’s in their... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Thieves use forklift to steal ATM, police sayasking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truc
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
asking for help identifying the forklift. Police also shared a picture of truck they believed was involved. According to Gizmodo, the biggest problem for thieves thinking about heisting an ATM might not be breaking into it once it’s in their... Read more
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Raw Story
Here are 5 white supremacists whining about how unfair things are after Charlottesvillefor killing a Jew.) This wasn’t a special way to get the troops riled for rioti
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
for killing a Jew.) This wasn’t a special way to get the troops riled for rioting in Charlottesville. Au contraire, as Gizmodo notes, Gionet tweets the 14 words all the time. In July, he sent a tweet depicting Jewish alt-righter Laura Loomer in... Read more
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The Hill
Tech companies crack down on hate speech after Charlottesvillepolicing content, fearing the crackdown could lead to censorship. ADVERTISEMEN
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
policing content, fearing the crackdown could lead to censorship. ADVERTISEMENT In an letter to employees published by Gizmodo, the CEO of Cloudflare, a cybersecurity service provider, mulled the implications of effectively keeping certain... Read more
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TribLIVE
Website security firm CEO wakes up mad, sends neo-Nazi website to its doomup this morning in a bad mood and decided to kick them off the internet,” Princ
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
up this morning in a bad mood and decided to kick them off the internet,” Prince said in a note to employees obtained by Gizmodo. “My rationale for making this decision was simple: the people behind the Daily Stormer are (anatomical profanity)... Read more
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Daily Mail
Facebook bans the account of a white nationalistsite also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate gro
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate group. CEO Elie Seidman gave a statement to Gizmodo saying: 'OKCupid has zero tolerance for racism. 'We make a lot of decision every day that are tough. Banning... Read more
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metro
OkCupid bans white supremacist looking for love on its dating sitethe dating site on Twitter and asked for users to report any racists on its sit
metro / Posted 3 days ago
the dating site on Twitter and asked for users to report any racists on its site. CEO Elie Seidman gave a statement to Gizmodo and said: ‘OkCupid has zero tolerance for racism. ‘We make a lot of decisions every day that are tough. Banning... Read more
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Billboard
Chuck E. Cheese Is Breaking Up Its Beloved, Horrifying Animatronic Bandanimatronic band content available on YouTube, including this truly chilling pe
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
animatronic band content available on YouTube, including this truly chilling performance of LMFAO’s “Party Rock Anthem.” Gizmodo ran an impressively lengthy story about the ouster of the animatronics, including a few moving quotes from devastated... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Keep the Internet's Backbone Free from Censorshipdeparted from years of maintaining strict neutrality about the content of the s
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 4 days ago
departed from years of maintaining strict neutrality about the content of the sites his company protected. As Prince told Gizmodo: “I think the people who run The Daily Stormer are abhorrent. But again I don’t think my political decisions should... Read more
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Al.com
Say goodbye to Chuck E. Cheese's animatronic band?Texas, and will then renovate three restaurants in the Kansas City, Mo., area.
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
Texas, and will then renovate three restaurants in the Kansas City, Mo., area. Not everyone is happy about the move. Gizmodo found comments from fans of the chain who feel they losing part of their childhoods. "Back when they had shows, the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Dating site OkCupid kicks out white supremacist: 'There is no room for hate'site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate gro
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate group. CEO Elie Seidman gave a statement to Gizmodo saying, "OkCupid has zero tolerance for racism. We make a lot of decision every day that are tough. Banning... Read more
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Daily Mail
OKCupid kicks White Supremacist who featured in Vice documentarysite also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate gro
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate group. CEO Elie Seidman gave a statement to Gizmodo saying: 'OKCupid has zero tolerance for racism. 'We make a lot of decision every day that are tough. Banning... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Dating site OkCupid kicks out white supremacist: 'There is no room for hate'site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate gro
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate group. CEO Elie Seidman gave a statement to Gizmodo saying, "OkCupid has zero tolerance for racism. We make a lot of decision every day that are tough. Banning... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
OkCupid kicks out white supremacist Chris Cantwell: 'There is no room for hate'site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate gro
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate group. CEO Elie Seidman gave a statement to Gizmodo saying, "OkCupid has zero tolerance for racism. We make a lot of decision every day that are tough. Banning... Read more
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Canberra Times
Facebook shut down employees' conservative 'FB Anon' group after Trump electedthe shutdown was another anonymous page for female and minority employees to di
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
the shutdown was another anonymous page for female and minority employees to discuss allegations of mistreatment at the company. Explore the smart design, breakthrough science and awe-inspiring tech shaping your future at Gizmodo Australia.0 comme... Read more
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The Morning Call
Dating site OkCupid kicks out white supremacist: 'There is no room for hate'site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate gro
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate group. CEO Elie Seidman gave a statement to Gizmodo saying, "OkCupid has zero tolerance for racism. We make a lot of decision every day that are tough. Banning... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Facebook shut down employees' conservative 'FB Anon' group after Trump electedthe shutdown was another anonymous page for female and minority employees to di
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
the shutdown was another anonymous page for female and minority employees to discuss allegations of mistreatment at the company. Explore the smart design, breakthrough science and awe-inspiring tech shaping your future at Gizmodo Australia.0 comme... Read more
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The News & Observer
OkCupid kicks out white supremacist Chris Cantwell: 'There is no room for hate'site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate gro
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate group. CEO Elie Seidman gave a statement to Gizmodo saying, "OkCupid has zero tolerance for racism. We make a lot of decision every day that are tough. Banning... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Dating site OkCupid kicks out white supremacist: 'There is no room for hate'site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate gro
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate group. CEO Elie Seidman gave a statement to Gizmodo saying, "OkCupid has zero tolerance for racism. We make a lot of decision every day that are tough. Banning... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Facebook shut down employees' conservative 'FB Anon' group after Trump electedthe shutdown was another anonymous page for female and minority employees to di
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
the shutdown was another anonymous page for female and minority employees to discuss allegations of mistreatment at the company. Explore the smart design, breakthrough science and awe-inspiring tech shaping your future at Gizmodo Australia.0 comme... Read more
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The Age
Facebook shut down employees' conservative 'FB Anon' group after Trump electedthe shutdown was another anonymous page for female and minority employees to di
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
the shutdown was another anonymous page for female and minority employees to discuss allegations of mistreatment at the company. Explore the smart design, breakthrough science and awe-inspiring tech shaping your future at Gizmodo Australia.0 comme... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Dating site OkCupid kicks out white supremacist: 'There is no room for hate'site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate gro
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
site also asked users to report anyone who appears to be involved in a hate group. CEO Elie Seidman gave a statement to Gizmodo saying, "OkCupid has zero tolerance for racism. We make a lot of decision every day that are tough. Banning... Read more
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Daily Mail
Silicon Valley wages war on neo-NazidCEO Matthew Prince was more to the point. 'The Daily Stormer are a**holes,' he
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
CEO Matthew Prince was more to the point. 'The Daily Stormer are a**holes,' he said in a memo to staff, obtained by Gizmodo, explaining why he's terminated service to the neo-Nazi website, despite reservations that tech firm CEOs shouldn't... Read more
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CircleID
Cloudflare Reverses Long-Held Policy to Remain Content-Neutral, Ends Service to the Daily Stormerpolicy to remain content-neutral and terminated its service to neo-Nazi site, T
CircleID / Posted 4 days ago
policy to remain content-neutral and terminated its service to neo-Nazi site, The Daily Stormer. Kate Conger reporting in Gizmodo writes: "Prince explained in an internal email to staffers that he doesn't think CEOs of internet companies should be... Read more
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The Mercury News
Cloudflare CEO wakes up mad and sends neo-Nazi website to its doomup this morning in a bad mood and decided to kick them off the internet,” Princ
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
up this morning in a bad mood and decided to kick them off the internet,” Prince said in a note to employees obtained by Gizmodo. “My rationale for making this decision was simple: the people behind the Daily Stormer are (anatomical profanity)... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Mic becomes latest media company to lay off staffers amid 'pivot to video'as "bleak as hell," according to a source at the company. Tom McKay, a former
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 days ago
as "bleak as hell," according to a source at the company. Tom McKay, a former staff writer at Mic who now works at Gizmodo, tweeted Thursday that "Mic tried to get me to not take an offer at Giz by promising no layoffs." Business Insider... Read more
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Bizjournals
San Francisco's Cloudflare CEO explains why he revoked services for neo-Nazi site: 'The Daily Stormer are assholes'was simple enough: The people behind the Daily Stormer are assholes and I'd had
Bizjournals / Posted 4 days ago
was simple enough: The people behind the Daily Stormer are assholes and I'd had enough." Prince clarified that point to Gizmodo by saying that he personally doesn't believe that CEOs of tech companies, most notably ones that control internet... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area CEO wakes up mad and sends neo-Nazi website to its doomup this morning in a bad mood and decided to kick them off the internet,” Princ
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
up this morning in a bad mood and decided to kick them off the internet,” Prince said in a note to employees obtained by Gizmodo. “My rationale for making this decision was simple: the people behind the Daily Stormer are (anatomical profanity)... Read more
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Salon.com
Facebook gave a neo-nazi website a huge assist in spreading hate after Charlottesvillenews that Facebook’s algorithm has a huge impact on the Daily Stormer’s (and al
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
news that Facebook’s algorithm has a huge impact on the Daily Stormer’s (and all other publishers’) readership. In 2016, Gizmodo reported that Facebook News curators admitted to suppressing right-wing stories, greatly impacting traffic to those... Read more
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Market Watch
Cloudflare CEO drops neo-Nazi site, then explains why that was dangerouseven though the company’s chief executive said it was a “dangerous” decision.
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
even though the company’s chief executive said it was a “dangerous” decision. In an email to staff that was published by Gizmodo, CEO Matthew Prince said the DDoS-protection service had terminated the Daily Stormer’s account. “This was my... Read more
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CNET
HBO accidentally leaks 'Game of Thrones' episodewas accidentally posted for a brief time on the HBO Nordic and HBO España platf
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
was accidentally posted for a brief time on the HBO Nordic and HBO España platforms," HBO said in a statement obtained by Gizmodo. "The error appears to have originated with a third-party vendor and the episode was removed as soon as it was... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
How the alt-right got kicked offline after Charlottesville - from Uber to Googledown on people suspected of using its service to rent rooms for white supremaci
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
down on people suspected of using its service to rent rooms for white supremacist parties during the rally, according to Gizmodo. Discord, which is supposed to be a voice chat program for online gamers, had by 2017 become "the alt-right's... Read more
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Lifehacker
We Asked Five Security Experts If Smart Locks Are Ever Safethe 16 locks he tested, Rose managed to break into 12. Smart locks don’t seem
Lifehacker / Posted 5 days ago
the 16 locks he tested, Rose managed to break into 12. Smart locks don’t seem any more foolproof than when our sister site Gizmodo explored smart-lock security four years ago. We asked five security experts whether these locks are fundamentally... Read more
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WA Today
How the 'alt-right' got kicked offline after Charlottesville - from Uber to Googledown on people suspected of using its service to rent rooms for white supremaci
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
down on people suspected of using its service to rent rooms for white supremacist parties during the rally, according to Gizmodo. Discord, which is supposed to be a voice chat program for online gamers, had by 2017 become "the alt-right's... Read more
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Brisbane Times
How the 'alt-right' got kicked offline after Charlottesville - from Uber to Googledown on people suspected of using its service to rent rooms for white supremaci
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
down on people suspected of using its service to rent rooms for white supremacist parties during the rally, according to Gizmodo. Discord, which is supposed to be a voice chat program for online gamers, had by 2017 become "the alt-right's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
How the 'alt-right' got kicked offline after Charlottesville - from Uber to Googledown on people suspected of using its service to rent rooms for white supremaci
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
down on people suspected of using its service to rent rooms for white supremacist parties during the rally, according to Gizmodo. Discord, which is supposed to be a voice chat program for online gamers, had by 2017 become "the alt-right's... Read more
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The Age
How the alt-right got kicked offline after Charlottesville - from Uber to Googledown on people suspected of using its service to rent rooms for white supremaci
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
down on people suspected of using its service to rent rooms for white supremacist parties during the rally, according to Gizmodo. Discord, which is supposed to be a voice chat program for online gamers, had by 2017 become "the alt-right's... Read more
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/Film
AMC Theatres Banning MoviePass, But That's Just Stupidjust their users, but audiences in general. Some people don’t understand how M
/Film / Posted 5 days ago
just their users, but audiences in general. Some people don’t understand how MoviePass will make money that way, but as Gizmodo points out, being in the online ticketing business, which mines similar data that MoviePass hopes to get, has only... Read more
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Salon.com
This time, HBO leaked its own “Game of Thrones” episodeonly a low quality livestream was initially available, but a full quality uploa
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
only a low quality livestream was initially available, but a full quality upload soon made its way online.” according to Gizmodo. This, in turn, allowed posters to provide spoilers via social media and other online platforms. You should feel free... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Airbnb Permanently Bans White Supremacists From Using Its Servicesthey violated the startup’s Terms of Service, according to user screenshots sha
CBS Baltimore / Posted 6 days ago
they violated the startup’s Terms of Service, according to user screenshots shared on Twitter. In a statement obtained by Gizmodo, an Airbnb spokesperson said the company issued the ban because they “would be pursuing behavior on the platform that... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Why Everyone Is Hating On IBM Watson, Including The People Who Helped Build ItInspired by Gaudi," and "IBM's Watson is making music, one step closer to takin
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 7 days ago
Inspired by Gaudi," and "IBM's Watson is making music, one step closer to taking over the world." (Some of those were from Gizmodo.) Many of the products mentioned in those articles rely on machine learning — algorithms that "learn" how to perform... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Get A 128GB Google Pixel For $789the 128GB Pixel retails at $1169, you can currently buy the Silver 128GB versio
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 7 days ago
the 128GB Pixel retails at $1169, you can currently buy the Silver 128GB version, online with free delivery, for $789. Gizmodo was full of praise when they reviewed the Pixel back in October last year, and even with the Samsung Galaxy S8... Read more
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Mashable
Unite The Right organizer Jason Kessler punched in the face during press conferencedecked out in riot gear escorting Kessler from the crowd. It's no surprise tha
Mashable / Posted 8 days ago
decked out in riot gear escorting Kessler from the crowd. It's no surprise that the crowd turned on Kessler. According to Gizmodo, Kessler started his statement by blaming the violence on "anti-white hate" and the Charlottesville police. “Today I... Read more
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