You rely on Crowdability to bring you the best deals. Now, rely on us to share the most up-to-date news, trends and opinion. You won’t find this stuff in the mainstream press. Look for it every Friday morning.
Spy on Your Friends for Fun and Profit
Whistle-blower Edward Snowden has inspired a new video game. In the game, players spy on citizens’ texts, emails, and geodata. “How you’ll use this information is where the real excitement (and moral conflict) begins.” Art imitates life.
New Competition for Sherlock Holmes
A Canadian man who disappeared 30 years ago suddenly remembered who he is. By doing so, he’s solved his own missing person case. Elementary, my dear Watson.
Kim Jong-un: Is he a Mac or a PC?
He says he detests America and everything it stands for, but these pictures of him with a certain U.S. computer brand reveal a different truth. Hint: It’s the supreme leader.
Cheap Room to Rent in Boston—Beer and “Co-Eds” Included
In an effort to make some extra cash, a 19-year-old sophomore from Emerson College rented out his room on Airbnb. #Free Jack Worth!
[Video] I'm Driving Drunk
A 24-year-old Florida woman uses a popular mobile app called Periscope to broadcast herself driving home drunk. See what happens next.