A conspiracy theory subreddit devoted to President Donald Trump is apparently writing our legislation now. According to Wired, a Republican staffer actively asked r/The_Donald—widely known for being home to racism, xenophobia, and Islamophobia—for advice in crafting an amendment.  H.Res.477, which was proposed on Wednesday, calls for an investigation into the…

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Image copyright Youtube Image caption Researchers said they could make the car wash “strike anyone” using it Researchers say they have found a way to hack an internet-enabled carwash and make it “attack” users. They warned criminals could easily exploit the Laserwash car washes, making their doors close too early…

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Image copyright Amazon Image caption The recently released Echo Show is the range’s first to include a screen Amazon’s range of smart speakers and their artificial intelligence assistant Alexa have proved to be a huge sales hit. But the product is still a shadow of what the man in charge…

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If you often find yourself far away from AC power, or just want to guarantee that you’ll have GPS access on your next camping trip, the SolarJuice External Solar Battery is an excellent companion for outdoor adventures. It’s currently available in the Boing Boing Store for $59.99. The SolarJuice has…

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionChancellor Philip Hammond tells Radio 4’s Today a Brexit “transitional deal” must end by 2022 Chancellor Philip Hammond has said any “transitional deal” in the period after Brexit must end by the time of the next general election. He said there must…

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As we observe what’s happening in industrial enterprises, there’s an interesting evolution occurring—one that has important implications as companies make their first tentative steps toward the industrial Internet of things (IIoT). Traditionally, operational technology (OT) teams have tended to think of their environment in terms of the automation equipment within…

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