How Private Donors Dodge Regulations and Supply Spy Gear to Cops

In 2007, as it pushed to build a state-of-the-art surveillance facility, the Los Angeles Police Department cast an acquisitive eye on software being developed by Palantir, a startup funded in part by the Central Intelligence Agency's venture capital arm.
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Dancing baby stingrays are super cute but they freak the hell out of me

Awwwww, look at these little alien angels dancing and moving their tiny feet. They are so cute! Too bad they're really trying to destroy that aquarium glass to rip your throat and suck all your blood through the aorta. » 2/25/14 7:50pm 2/25/14 7:50pm

The New Corvette Stingray Will Come With Built-In Instant Replay

You can brag to your friends about the amazing weekend you had at the track all you want, but without a witness, you might as well be boasting about that monstrous fish that got away. So for the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, GM is including what it calls its Performance Data Recorder which overlays telemetry,… » 1/05/14 10:49pm 1/05/14 10:49pm

Jalopnik Test Drives the Hybrid Transformers Corvette

You remember the hybrid Corvette Stingray concept, Sideswipe, from Transformers 2? Jalopnik got a chance to test drive it. Verdict? It's really from the future. [Jalopnik] » 8/13/09 2:30pm 8/13/09 2:30pm

Seiko Kinetic Scubamaster "Stingray" Reviewed (Verdict: Hotness)

It may not be the most high-tech watch out there, but Seiko makes a good diver and this is no exception. This watch has a kinetic movement, which is a quartz movement powered by the motion of your wrist, and a 24-hour hand to show a second time zone. The case and band are made of titanium and it's actually quite a… » 5/10/06 5:30pm 5/10/06 5:30pm