Sneak Peek Of Why I Shouldn't Be Trusted With My Own Safety On Gizmodo: …

Funny story. When we were dreaming up tests for Gizmodo: The Gadget Testers, our upcoming special on BBC America (Monday at 10:20/9:30c!), I wanted to test noise-cancelling Bluetooth earpieces by strapping the hosts to the front of a moving train. I was told that would be "too dangerous." » 3/15/13 12:15pm 3/15/13 12:15pm

My Gadget-Loving Nerd Friends: Lisa Katayama and Steven Leckart…

I know this isn't facebook/twitter, but my friends Joel Johnson and Rob Beschizza have just picked up my surfing/WIRED buddy Steve Leckart and sweetheart Lisa Katayama as tech writers at BoingBoing Gadgets. If those 4 threw a party, I'd stop playing Xbox and go to it, so to speak. So please stop by and say hello to… » 4/06/09 6:19pm 4/06/09 6:19pm

Joel Johnson Running BoingBoing's Gadget Blog

Joel Johnson, the editor of Gizmodo originally responsible for injecting this blog with humor, launched a gadget blog today over at BoingBoing. Recent converts to Giz will remember his rant about gadgets and gadget coverage a few months ago, but in case you weren't sure about how BB's gadget blog will be different from … » 8/28/07 2:39pm 8/28/07 2:39pm

Horseshoes and Hand Grenades: Joel Johnson Spank Us All…

Gizmodo editor emeritus Joel Johnson is back, and if you thought he was doling out noogies before, wait til you get a hold of his first column where he scolds you, the Giz writers, the gadget makers, and you, dear readers, for supporting the disgusting cycle of gadget whoring. Just like the obscure route that your… » 2/13/07 3:31pm 2/13/07 3:31pm

Rock Out Tonight for the Kiddos at Fünde Razor II

Got nothing to do tonight? Live in the New York area? Hit up the Fünde Razor II. This is an event put on annually by Gizmodo's own alum, Joel Johnson, at the Barcade in Brooklyn, New York. At the event you can play some Guitar Hero, drink some mighty fine brews and also play classic arcade games. There will even be… » 12/06/06 11:04am 12/06/06 11:04am