Pre-caffeine tech: Syrian hacks, first world cats
May 7, 2013 at 9:07 AM ET
Our pre-caffeine roundup is a collection of the hottest, strangest, and most amusing stories of the morning.
The first 3-D-printed gun fired, but its digital blueprints are making a bigger bang.
Sorry Libertarians! One U.S. regulator is mulling rules for Bitcoin digital currency.
Good news everybody! Microsoft is retooling the latest version of its Windows operating system to address complaints and confusion.
The Onion's Twitter account got hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army. I know, right?!
If you had problems accessing Facebook last night, you weren't alone.
But here's how Facebook designs the "perfect empty vessel" for your mind.
Still, we should talk about Tumblr's teenaged, double-edged sword.
Here's why facial recognition tech failed in the Boston bombing manhunt.
And yet, here's how automated license plate readers threaten our privacy.
In closing: First World Cat Problems.
Compiled by Helen A.S. Popkin, who invites you to join her on Twitter and/or Facebook.