We're Hiring: Science, Tech and Internet Culture Writers 

Are you a writer who is obsessed with science, technology and/or internet culture? Then Gizmodo and io9 want you! We're hiring staff writers for both sites. » 3/16/15 2:54pm 3/16/15 2:54pm

Welcome To Spy Week!

Spies are everywhere in pop culture (and real life.) We're fascinated with the glamour of espionage, as well as the gritty reality of spycraft. So this week, io9 and Gizmodo decided to celebrate Spy Week, an examination of all things dark and secret. » 2/09/15 9:41am 2/09/15 9:41am

io9 is now on Pinterest! And we'll be collecting our biggest stories of the day there for you to follow. You may have also spotted the new Pinterest button we're testing out, which you can use to share io9 posts to your own page. Go check out newest social media digs right here and then tell us what you think! » 1/14/15 1:25pm 1/14/15 1:25pm

In case you missed it, we're having a New York meetup with our sister site Lifehacker tonight at the Magician on the Lower East Side, starting at 7 PM. Come have a drink with us! » 12/11/14 10:10am 12/11/14 10:10am

Animal Welfare, Science, an Apology and an Analysis

On Wednesday, we published an article about animal welfare in research experiments. It was biased, factually incorrect, and should not have appeared on io9 in that form. As io9's editor-in-chief, I'm the one who screwed up, and I'm sorry. Here's how this mess happened, and what we're doing about it. » 12/01/14 1:00pm 12/01/14 1:00pm

io9 Meetup in San Francisco, 12/2!

Join us for an io9 meetup in San Francisco, next week, December 2. This thrilling event will be from 6-8 PM at the lovely Borderlands Bookstore Cafe. Bring your actuators and laser noses! Meet io9 staff, io9 readers, and have as many geeky conversations as you could possibly want. » 11/24/14 10:20am 11/24/14 10:20am

Do You Want to Help Create a Good Commenter Community on io9?

We're looking for people who would like to help make the comments on io9 posts more useful. You can do that by volunteering to help bring comments out of the "pending" zone and into the light. » 9/22/14 11:50am 9/22/14 11:50am

io9 Is Hiring: We're Looking For A Few Good Researchers!

Are you just starting your career, and want to get your feet wet with a research job at io9? We've got three openings — two for contributing researchers who focus on culture and entertainment, and one for a half-time editorial fellow in the sciences who will do research, writing, and outreach in the science community. » 8/20/14 2:09pm 8/20/14 2:09pm

Comments Are a Little Different Today

If you've been reading io9 for more than a year, our new comment setup may look a lot like something you've seen before. To fix our spam and abuse problem, we've brought back the "pending comments" system. That means you guys have more control over what you see. » 8/15/14 8:45am 8/15/14 8:45am

I'm Katharine Trendacosta, io9's New Night Editor. Come Say Hi!

Hey all, I'm Katharine M. Trendacosta, and I'll be io9's first night editor starting tonight. You may or may not recognize me from Morning Spoilers or any of the various other things I've written for io9 over the last few years. But now, good news! (or bad, if you haven't liked me at all): I'm working here full-time. » 5/21/14 9:30pm 5/21/14 9:30pm

​The io9 Manifesto: Science Is Political

io9 started out in 2007 as the germ of an idea for a site about futurism, with a name that was a joke about brain implants. Six and a half years later, we've grown in size — but we've also grown up. Our 2008 manifesto still holds true, but in 2014 we've got some amendments. Here they are. » 4/07/14 11:37am 4/07/14 11:37am

Meet New io9 Staff Writer Mark Strauss

Welcome the newest staffer to join the io9 team and get his brain implant! Mark Strauss will be our tentacle in Washington DC, covering the increasingly dystopian world of politics and science, as well as other topics that strike his fancy. » 4/01/14 6:20am 4/01/14 6:20am

A complete explanation of the new comment system on io9

Feeling a bit confused about how comments look on io9 this week? Here's an in-depth guide to using the astounding new technology we call web chats. » 3/14/14 8:22am 3/14/14 8:22am

io9 is hiring: We're looking for a few good researchers!

Are you just starting your career, and want to get your feet wet with a research job at io9? We've got three openings — two for contributing researchers who focus on culture and entertainment, and one for a half-time editorial fellow in the sciences who will do research, writing, and outreach in the science community. » 2/26/14 4:51pm 2/26/14 4:51pm

Now you can customize your io9 commenter account

Here's an update from Gawker Media product folks about some changes to Kinja, our commenter system, and how you can make it work for you! » 10/17/13 11:33am 10/17/13 11:33am

Meet io9's first community editor, Ria Misra!

Please welcome Ria Misra, io9's first community editor. She'll be fighting for the users, which means if you have questions or problems with comments, you can ask her. Plus, she'll be working on posts designed to showcase the brilliance and awesomeness of io9's commenter community. » 9/16/13 7:30am 9/16/13 7:30am

Yep, that redesign is back on the io9 front page

Change has happened. Again. Because this is the future. Here's what you need to know about the io9 redesign in order to stop freaking out and aiming your laser pointers at airplanes flying overhead. » 8/15/13 1:41pm 8/15/13 1:41pm