The Next Big War Will Be Digital—and We’re Not Ready For It

In the 21st century the familiar form of warfare in which physical damage is meted out against the opponent’s military forces and infrastructure has become only one form of attack. Instead, states are increasingly launching non-lethal attacks against an enemy’s information systems – this is the rise of information… »Today 3:30am11/27/15 3:30am

The Best Black Friday Deals

You’ve reached our hub for all the best Black Friday deals! As you’ve probably already figured out, “Black Friday” is a bit of a misnomer; many of the best deals are available up to a week in advance. Luckily for you, we’ll be adding them all here as they go live, so you can focus on stuffing your face and trying not… »Today 1:01am11/27/15 1:01am

Save $80 on the New Nexus 5X For Black Friday

The Nexus 5X is one of the best midrange phones you can buy, and B&H is discounting it by $80, and throwing in a $25 gift card for good measure. That’s the first deal we’ve seen on this handset, and we don’t expect it to last long. [Nexus 5x + $25 B&H Gift Card, $299] »Today 12:59am11/27/15 12:59am

Score a Great 2TB External Drive For $65, While It Lasts

Your newly-mented favorite portable hard drive is down to just $65 for 2TB, the best price we’ve ever seen. [WD My Passport Ultra 2TB, $65] »Today 12:27am11/27/15 12:27am

Save $150-$200 on Apple's Drool-Worthy New MacBook

Got your eyes on Apple’s jaw-dropping new MacBook? Amazon and Best Buy are both offering $150 Black Friday discounts on the base 256GB/8GB models right now, and Best Buy will take an extra $50 off if you have a .edu email address. »Yesterday 10:46pm11/26/15 10:46pm

Give the Gift of Better Mornings With These Discounted Wake-Up Lights

If you’re still jolting yourself awake with the harsh tones of an alarm clock, it’s time to give a Philips Wake-Up Light a try. It sounds hyperbolic, but these things really can improve your life immeasurably, and a pair of models are on sale for Black Friday. »Yesterday 9:11pm11/26/15 9:11pm

Eat Like an Astronaut with NASA's Recipe for Cornbread Dressing

Preparing a Thanksgiving feast in space is a lot easier than here on Earth, but the end after dehydration, irradiation, and rehydration aren’t exactly the height of appetizing. Still, the environment more than makes up for it, and apparently the cornbread dressing is (relatively) fantastic. »Yesterday 8:00pm11/26/15 8:00pm

What It Takes To Provide Thanksgiving Dinner For The U.S. Military: By The Numbers

As we sit and enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner with family and friends today, there will be empty place settings at thousands of dinner tables across the country belonging to our men and women in the U.S. military who are deployed abroad or sitting alert to protect us here at home. So the Pentagon tries to make those troops… »Yesterday 7:20pm11/26/15 7:20pm

How astronauts cook their Thanksgiving meal in space

Being an astronaut is cool as hell for 364 days of the year. The one day that it kind of sucks when you’re an astronaut? Thanksgiving. Astronauts can’t enjoy all the food of Thanksgiving because of that damned zero gravity and those dehydrated food things. But at least they get to have some turkey. Here’s how they… »Yesterday 6:35pm11/26/15 6:35pm