Allee Manning

Allee is a freelance writer based in Brooklyn. She enjoys using her gender studies and journalism degrees to write about sex, relationships, LGBTQIA issues, and reproductive health. She's also embarrassingly online and frequently covers topics at the intersection of technology and culture. Her hobbies include exploring museums, baking bread for her loved ones, and petting strangers' dogs.
Innovation
SpaceX's Latest Falcon 9 Rocket Landing Is Key Step to Going to Mars
Allee Manning
Falcon 9 rocket launches are all about sticking the landing.
Culture
Why Was Facebook and Instagram Down Today? Here's What We Know
Allee Manning
Here's what we know.
Innovation
Google Will Hit 100 Percent Renewable Energy This Year
Allee Manning
The company is primarily powered by wind and solar energy.
Innovation
Apple Password Phishing: Researcher Shows How Incredibly Easy It Can Be
Allee Manning
Here's what you should do next time you get one of those pesky sign in popups.
Culture
High-Tech Prank Makes Tourists Fear Falling to Their Deaths
Allee Manning
Technically, it's brilliant. In practice, it's horrifying.
Innovation
MIT Researchers Develop Seeing A.I. That Can See Around Corners
Allee Manning
MIT researchers have made "an AI for your blindspot."
Innovation
This Self-Driving Electric Rover is a Total Beast
Allee Manning
The heavy-duty concept truck chassis could be a military machine someday.
Innovation
Google's New Clips Camera is a Personal A.I. Paparazzi
Allee Manning
It'll either officially destroy or save the candid snap.
Innovation
This Flying Taxi Would Make Getting to the Airport Super Easy
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It'll be tested for the first time next year.
Innovation
'Polygamy Dating App' Ayo Poligami Stirs Controversy in Indonesia
Allee Manning
It's estimated that less than five percent of the country is engaged in polygamy.
Innovation
Is 'Yellow' Dating App Safe? Why "Tinder for Teens" Has Some Worried
Allee Manning
The lack of age verification for creating fake profiles on "Yellow" is throwing up red flags.
Innovation
Google Pixel 2 Has Sealed the Headphone Jack's Fate, And That's Okay
Allee Manning
RIP, headphone jack. You had a good run.
Innovation
All the Subtle Shade Google Threw at Apple at the Pixel 2 Event
Allee Manning
The fight for the smartphone of the future is on.
Innovation
The Google Pixel 2 Lens A.I. Will Make You Seem Smart AF
Allee Manning
You can now identify paintings, dogs and more.
Innovation
Google Pixel 2 Event: Why Google Assistant is So Much Better than Siri
Allee Manning
Honestly, it's not even close.
Innovation
The Best Perks at Silicon Valley Tech Companies
Allee Manning
Sometimes it’s cool to work for billionaires and millennials.
Innovation
Switzerland Makes a Breakthrough Coffee Delivery With Drones
Allee Manning
For when caffeine just can't wait.
Innovation
Senate Deal Means First Fully Self-Driving Cars May be Here Soon
Allee Manning
Cars without steering wheels aren't as far off as you might think.
Innovation
Bill Nye's Crowdfunded LightSail Can Revolutionize Space Exploration
Allee Manning
The crowdfunded satellite proves space is for everybody.
Innovation
Seat on Boeing's First Commercial Spaceflight is Now Up for Sale
Allee Manning
Peace out, Earth.