Rhett Jones, Gizmodo

Rhett Jones


New York, NY, United States

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Past articles by rhett:

Tesla Introduces Its Own $300 Version of Apple's Canceled AirPower Charger

It's missing one key feature and it'll cost you way too much money but if you would die for Elon, it's the only way to charge. → Read More

The Best Gifts for Musicians

These are the can't-miss gadgets for the musical gearhead in your life. → Read More

Signal Has a New President and She Wants You to Pay

Use Signal. Pay Signal. Just do it. It's a good thing. → Read More

The 'But It Came Out in 2007' Meme Is Here to Ruin the Ending of Every Movie

It's been a while since we've had a meme as pure and resilient as this one. → Read More

Here’s When Gizmodo First Wrote About (Almost) Every Important Thing In Tech

We've been covering tech for 20 years, and we were early to every major innovation... right? → Read More

Silicon Valley's Push Into Transportation Has Been a Miserable Failure

The titans of tech brought plenty of disruption to our broken transportation system but delivered little in the way of innovation. → Read More

Space Force’s Mysterious Unit Logos, Ranked

Here’s a huge collection of the logos, emblems, and uniform insignia that Space Force uses to identify its divisions. → Read More

Facebook and Instagram Are Down for Some Users, Again

For the second time in a week, some users are reporting that Facebook is experiencing a service outage. → Read More

Attn: Your Phone Might Start Screaming Today and That's Okay

FEMA and the FCC are doing a test of emergency alert systems on TVs, radios, and cellphones. → Read More

This Synth Demo Will Make You Experience Feelings You've Never Had Before

All demos should aim for this god-tier performance. → Read More

Fast 9 in 4DX Is a Bit Much

I'm a fan of the weird theatre-as-theme-park-ride experience, but F9 gets a little too furious. → Read More

Read the Pentagon's Big Declassified UFO Report Right Here

In June 2020, the existence of the Unidentified Aerial Phenomena Task Force was confirmed, and now we know what it's been up to... kinda. → Read More

John McAfee Has Died of Suspected Suicide

The news follows a Spanish court's approval of an extradition request to return McAfee to the United States. → Read More

macOS Monterey Will Make All of Your Apple Devices Play Nice With Each Other

Apple’s new macOS got a new California-inspired name at WWDC on Monday. That was to be expected. But it still had some surprises in store for us with a lot of quality of life improvements and at least one big new feature. → Read More

Hollywood Found the Perfect Smug Prick to Play Uber Founder Travis Kalanick

Fresh off of playing a smug prick prosecutor in Netflix’s The Trial of the Chicago 7, Joseph Gordon-Levitt will lend his considerable talents to portraying former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick in a new Showtime series from the creators of Billions. → Read More

Here's How to KoЯnify Your Website

Developer David Hallberg Jönsson recently uploaded a little script that’ll KoЯnify your website for you. That is to say, every instance of the letter R will automatically flip to a reversed letter R because, in Jönsson’s summation, “Я is always cooler than R!” → Read More

Marjorie Taylor Greene Temporarily Suspended by Twitter as Congress Considers Expulsion

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, commonly known as the QAnon Congresswoman, claims she’s been suspended from Twitter. → Read More

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Cinefex Closes Down Thanks to the Goddamn Pandemic

It’s a tough time to run a print magazine. It’s an even tougher time to run a print magazine about the film industry. And after more than 40 years of definitive coverage of the special effects industry, Cinefex has shut down. → Read More

Iced Tea Company That Pivoted to Blockchain Has Its License Pulled by the SEC

Late last week, the SEC revoked Long Blockchain Corp’s stock registration in a settlement deal that kills any dreams you may have had of owning public shares in the venture. → Read More