The Insane One-Man Computer Station It Takes to Cover Every Single…

When March Madness kicks off tomorrow at noon Eastern time, thousands of sports fans across the country will be suddenly stricken with sore throats, coughs, or other excuses to ditch work and find a place to watch one or more of the 16 college basketball games that will tip off. » 3/20/13 1:00pm 3/20/13 1:00pm

Watch Anderson Cooper Dramatically Reading Donald Trump's Idiotic Tweets

You saw our friends at Deadspin break the Manti Te'o story last week, right? And probably/maybe the best tweet in the world lobbed at Donald Trump, and Trump's perfectly petulant responses? Here's the logical end to an absurd week: Anderson Cooper giving a dramatic reading of Donald Trump's tweets. » 1/22/13 7:00pm 1/22/13 7:00pm

The Ultimate Anti-Bullying PSA: Kid Fights Back With Devastating Body…

Casey's had enough. The bigger kid on the right "has been bullied his whole school life," says the video description, "and this is what happens when he snaps!!" Hence the jackknife powerbomb. [Deadspin: The Ultimate Anti-Bullying PSA: Kid Fights Back With Devastating Body Slam] » 3/14/11 3:30pm 3/14/11 3:30pm

Apple TV Can Be the Cable-less Future Sports Fans Have Dreamed Of

For a die hard sports fan, it's a sad, tough life without cable. You need it to watch all the games you can! Hell, it's really the only reason why I still fork over a $100 every month to money-garbing Time Warner these days. But with Apple TV now being able to stream MLB.tv and NBA League Pass? I'm cutting my cable… » 3/10/11 1:00pm 3/10/11 1:00pm

Cowboys Stadium Techs Up for Super Bowl Close-Up

Cowboys Stadium is finally ready for the Super Bowl, thanks to a massive data center and infrastructure upgrades. Here's how Big D plans to take on the big game. » 2/04/11 4:00pm 2/04/11 4:00pm

The Essential Free Apps for the Super Bowl XLV

Getting ready for the Super Bowl XLV? Then download all these free apps into your iPhone or Android (if available). Because, you know, there's never enough apps to feed our hyperactive, hyperinformationhungry brains and satisfy our short attention spans. » 2/04/11 12:00pm 2/04/11 12:00pm

Self-Cleaning Gym Gear Targets Bacteria, Sweat

What if your gym gear cleaned itself, destroying harmful bacteria in the bargain? And what if that same magical gear came from Pittsburgh Steelers legend Franco Harris? The SilverSport line of towels and mats can, and does. Wired explains how. » 2/02/11 9:00am 2/02/11 9:00am

How Good Is Charlie Sheen for a Porn Star's Career?

Kacey Jordan, the porn star who smoked crack with Charlie Sheen shortly before his hospitalization, shared some good news today: Her "babe rank" just skyrocketed! How good is a Charlie Sheen scandal for a porn star's career? A quantitative investigation. » 1/31/11 10:20pm 1/31/11 10:20pm

How the Common Bike Is Poised for a High-Tech Reinvention

Three remarkable innovations are transforming the mechanics of the common bicycle. In fact, these new technologies may be the most significant developments in bike engineering since the original "safety" bicycle was invented at the end of the 19th century. » 1/28/11 9:20am 1/28/11 9:20am

Hearing This Voicemail—and Knowing That It Went to the Wrong…

Click to viewStop whatever you're doing right now and go tell your dear ones that you love them. You'll be glad you did once you listen to this voicemail recording. » 1/27/11 10:40pm 1/27/11 10:40pm

Did China Try To Pass Off Top Gun As Air Force Footage?

A few days ago, China Central Television showed footage of what they claimed was an air force training exercise conducted on January 23. From the looks of things, they were actually just playing clips from Top Gun. » 1/27/11 6:40pm 1/27/11 6:40pm

The Greatest Miniature Golf Shot of All Time

Take one pink golf ball, one water fountain for it to float atop, one putter to strike it with, and one person to do said striking, and what do you have? You have the greatest putt-putt shot of all time. » 1/24/11 8:00am 1/24/11 8:00am

How Is Knokkers Not an Olympic Sport?

Knokkers is one of those rare athletic endeavors that's greater than the sum of its parts. And when the parts in question are jumbo-sized billiards and bowling, that's really saying something. » 1/20/11 8:20am 1/20/11 8:20am

Designing a Helmet that Beats Concussions (and Still Looks Awesome)

The controversy surrounding football concussions isn't going anywhere, as long as 300 pound dudes continue to crash into one another with abandon. So rather than taming the game, industrial designer Michael Princip wants to rebuild the helmet. Tougher. Not dorkier. » 1/13/11 2:40pm 1/13/11 2:40pm

If Your iPhone Has Ever Dropped a Call, Read This

If you're excited about today's Verizon iPhone bonanza, it's for one reason: hoping for the shining light of non-sucky service. Here's all of the news (and opinion) you need to get caught up on what might be your next phone: » 1/11/11 2:21pm 1/11/11 2:21pm

Don't Buy the Verizon iPhone 4

The day that Verizon gets the iPhone will be remembered as glorious by everybody who's dropped 12 calls in a row, been taunted by meaningless signal bars and just plain had a miserable AT&T experience. But they shouldn't buy one. » 1/10/11 3:00pm 1/10/11 3:00pm

What Is the Most Popular New Year Resolution?

Every December, the same New Year Resolution: We—the (flabby) people of the world—decide that we will start going to the gym on January. For real. It's not only a popular culture factoid. Here's the Google data that proves it. » 12/22/10 3:20pm 12/22/10 3:20pm

Would You Ride This Crazy Student-Made Roller Coaster?

The Reverse Cowgirl, designed by college students, "dropped its riders vertically, then turned them face down as they skimmed 2 feet above the ground, face down and strapped with their backs to the cart." Suddenly Six Flags seems so safe. » 12/13/10 10:06am 12/13/10 10:06am

Play Holiday Tunes On Women In Lingerie Synth

This is the Cup Size Choir, seven angels in lingerie singing seven notes at your command. They lie down, breathing sensually, waiting for you, ready to play Deck the Halls or whatever Christmas carol you want. » 12/01/10 11:40am 12/01/10 11:40am