Gizmodo 4 April 2018

Scare Away Intruders With This Home Security Concept That's Literally Just a Shadow

Taking a page from Kevin McCallister’s playbook in Home Alone, a landlord in Tokyo has developed a novel way for residents who live alone to feel safer. A tiny projector makes it appear as if there’s another person in the apartment from the outside by faking a moving, shadowed silhouette on a window curtain.Read more...

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Earther Sorry, EPA: You Can’t Keep Ignoring Civil Rights Complaints | The A.V.

Earther Sorry, EPA: You Can’t Keep Ignoring Civil Rights Complaints | The A.V. Club Legion asks if we can lie to ourselves in an electrifying second-season premiere | The Takeout Chick-fil-A on course to become the 3rd-largest fast food chain in the U.S. |Read more...

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Evasive Mark Zuckerberg Is Finally Going to Testify Before Congress Next Week

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before the House Energy and Commerce Committee next Wednesday, the committee’s site confirmed early this morning. Read more...

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This $11, Adjustable Stand Is Perfect For the Switch

There’s nothing fancy about this gadget stand, but it’s only $11 (with code KAO9JR4B), you can adjust its angle, and it lets you charge the Switch while you play it. What more could you want?Read more...

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Sony's Glowing Bluetooth Speaker Didn't Take Me to the Club, Just Back to 1992

It’s unclear when the Sony Sports boombox became my must-have gadget, but I think it was around 1992. With its bright yellow case, the portable music machine could be spotted from across the pool like a big bright sign that screamed, “I am rugged and cool!” I wanted one for all the wrong reasons, and now, it’s strange…Read more...

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The Only Chips Intel's Refusing to Patch are Ancient

The Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities, which leave every single Intel CPU made in the last ten years open to attack, have been, for the most part, patched. But according to a new Intel document, a handful of processor types will never be patched for Spectre Variant 2, the vulnerability that affects nearly all…Read more...

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The Standalone Flash Movie Is Getting a Name Change

Another Ernest Cline novel is coming to the big screen. Lynda Carter is still hoping for a cameo in Wonder Woman 2. The Russo Brothers (through Thanos) demand your silence for Avengers: Infinity War. Legends of Tomorrow promotes another familiar face to a regular role in season 4. Plus, what’s to come on Black…Read more...

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How to Use Social Networks to Find Out What's Going On in Your Neighborhood

The web connects us to people on the other side of the globe in an instant, but sometimes you just want to know what’s happening down the street. Here’s how to use your social networks and more to get the local lowdown and stay in the loop with what’s going on nearby, whether that’s snowstorms or street parties.Read more...

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Gear Up For Your Next DIY Project With This One-Day Bosch Combo Kit Deal

Before you embark on your next home improvement project, check out this Bosch combo kit, on sale for about $60 less than usual in today’s Gold Box.Read more...

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