Pre-Order Your Own Retro Arcade Cabinet for Just $299

If you frequented local arcades as a child, you’ve probably dreamt about owning at least one cabinet. Unfortunately, full-size original cabinets are massive, require significant upkeep, and can end up costing you thousands of dollars. Thankfully, the folks at Arcade 1Up are producing affordable replica cabinets that are slightly under 4 feet tall. And when […]

Reddit Hacked, Despite SMS Two-Factor Authentication

Reddit on Wednesday reported a data breach. The good news? Nothing too major was likely stolen. The bad news? It involved a two-factor authentication scam. During the mid-June intrusion, the hacker accessed an old backup of Reddit that contained user data such as hashed passwords from 2007. The culprit also viewed logs from Reddit’s “email […]

23andMe, Ancestry: Your DNA Is Safe With Us

Worried that a DNA testing company can share your genetic data with anyone? In a bid to address privacy concerns surrounding the handling of customers’ genetic data, 23andMe, Ancestry, and other DNA testing companies this week signed on to new guidelines that prohibit sharing your identifiable DNA data with third parties. This includes your employer, […]

Why social media giants are burning through so much cash

The massive and unprecedented sell-off of social media company stocks continued on Monday — with two of the sector’s giants now firmly in bear territory. Facebook and Twitter, rocked by stagnating growth, have seen their shares tumble 21 and 29 percent, respectively, over the past three sessions. Snap, parent of Snapchat, is down 8.4 percent […]

Elon Musk sells limited edition Tesla surfboards

The latest product from Elon Musk’s Tesla isn’t just making waves — it’s riding them. After previous ventures selling flamethrowers for his Boring Company, the billionaire decided this weekend to sell surfboards for his electric carmaker. The made-to-order boards, which are black on top and red on the bottom and prominently feature the company’s logo, […]

Samsung growth slowed by sluggish Galaxy S9 sales

Samsung Electronics posted its slowest quarterly profit growth in more than a year on Tuesday as its Galaxy S9 device missed sales targets and competition heated up, casting doubt on its leadership of the smartphone market. The Apple components supplier and smartphone rival said operating profit from the mobile business recorded its steepest rate of […]