Streamers are boycotting Twitch today to protest the platform’s lack of action on ‘hate raids’

Over the last month, Twitch users have become increasingly concerned and frustrated with bot-driven hate raids. To protest Twitch’s lack of immediate action to prevent targeted harassment of mar

Racial disparity in Chicago cops’ use of force laid bare in new data

Analysis of a trove of data extracted from the Chicago Police Department has revealed major differences between how Black and white officers, as well as male and female ones, actually enforce the law.

Battling algorithmic bias at TC Sessions: Justice

At TC Sessions: Justice on March 3, we’re going to dive head-first into data discrimination, algorithmic bias and how to ensure a more just future, as technology companies rely more on automated

A prison video visitation service exposed private calls between inmates and their attorneys

Exclusive: Calls supposed to be protected by attorney-client privilege were recorded and transcribed.

Yeah, I'm never shopping at Best Buy ever again

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/bestbuy.jpg" />So long as there is blood coursing through my dumb veins I will never shop at Best Buy again. Why? Because I feel the stor

Looks like Daft Punk will compose the new Tron movie's soundtrack

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/tron.jpg" />So apparently there's going to be a <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/2007/09/11/tron-sequel-officialized/">sequel to <i>Tro

Got a few minutes? Then read up on the law students who are taking on the RIAA

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/students.jpg" />Ars Technica is usually one of the better sites to read if you're looking for a “serious” take on technology, but its

Romanian eBay Scammer Exposed, Threatened

There’s a great article over on dslreports.com about the innerworkings of a Romanian eBay scamming operation and how one victim got his revenge. A handful of resourceful eBay users were able to

Pedophile Blames Open WiFi Network For Kiddie Porn

Sure you can pin the blame on your unsecured router when the RIAA or MPAA comes knocking at your door, but when it’s the FBI and you’re accused of having tons of child pornography, don&#82