Who would have thought that, in the end, it would be the humble voicemail that would do us all in? Your Google, Microsoft, Apple, WhatsApp, and even Signal accounts all have an Achilles' heel — the same one, in fact. And it turns out that if you're not careful, a hacker could use that weakness […]
Wikileaks just got served with a tweet. On Friday, the law firm representing the Democratic National Committee served Wikileaks with a single tweet, linking to a number of legal documents related to its lawsuit against the organization founded by Julian Assange. @wikileaks By Court order, you are being served with the following legal documents: https://t.co/ICg8qWnsUy, […]
Chen San-yuan, also known as "Uncle Pokemon," is a 70-year-old grandfather in Taiwan who equipped his bike with 11 phones to play Pokemon Go. He also rides around with a bag of batteries that allows him to play for up to 20 hours in a row. Read more...More about Phone, Pokemon, Grandparents, Pokemon Go, and […]
After weeks of struggling to answer questions about whether or not Alex Jones and InfoWars should be allowed to remain on Facebook, the company caught some onlookers by surprise when it announced early Monday morning that it had "unpublished" pages belonging to Alex Jones and InfoWars. Nothing had changed in terms of the content posted […]
Would you eat this murder pie? Andrew Fuller is a cake sculptor, horror fan, and "believer that every day is Halloween." He recently made an especially terrifying pie inspired by serial killer Ed Gein, who was infamous making clothing and furniture out of human skin and bones. Also known as the "Butcher of Plainfield," Gein […]
The George Mason statue is kitty-corner to the Johnson Center and the Mason Pond Parking Deck, where guests can easily park on the first three levels (Fairfax campus map). As soon-to-be emeritus faculty, I'm always happy to meet with friends and my former Mason students on campus.
Film critic and GMU alum Kevin McCarthy encouraged students during his many visits to my GMU classes to pursue internships and "get noticed!" See some of Kevin's terrific interviews on his Nerd Tears website.