posted 8 days ago on wired news
A French researcher says he's found a tool that could help some fraction of victims running that older Windows version. Just don't reboot! The post A WannaCry Flaw Could Help Some Windows XP Victims Get Files Back appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
A new study suggests that the Campi Flegrei might be closer to an eruption than we thought. But don't let that keep you up at night. The post Everyone Stop Freaking Out Over Italy's Supervolcano appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
When a private jet or yacht just isn't enough. The post Ubers for the 0.1 Percent appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
Hacking big companies and small tends to work---until the hack goes public. The post High-Profile Extortion Hacks Aren't Paying Off appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
As the FCC starts the process of dismantling its own net neutrality protections, telecoms say not to worry. But their commitment is full of holes. The post Internet Providers Insist They Love Net Neutrality. Seriously? appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
After five years in development, one of the best original task managers comes back. The post 'Things' Might Be the Prettiest To-Do List App Ever appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
Easy genetic modification could mean cures for cancer (yay!), kitty-sized pigs (squee!), and, yes, designer babies (ack). The post Crispr Creator Jennifer Doudna on the Promises—and Pitfalls—of Easy Genetic Modification appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
Think before you trust bigoted zealots with the creation of your new country. The post Handmaid’s Tale: Oops, I Created a Sexist Tyranny and Now I Have to Live In It appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
... and the cure-all they claim keeps them safe. The post The Daring Laborers Who Sandblast Chernobyl's Radioactive Metal appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
Two very different stories this week got a very similar reaction—depending on what our media diet looks like. The post The Seth Rich Conspiracy Theory: A Tale of Two Filter Bubbles appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
David Lynch's controversial film remains a heart-rending work that brings the dead girl at the center of 'Twin Peaks' back to life. The post The Maligned Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me Is Better—and More Important—Than You Know appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
A new US-based R&D facility will support Chinese genetics company BGI in its efforts to develop next-next-generation sequencing technologies. The post A Chinese Genome Giant Sets Its Sights on the UItimate Sequencer appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
It's like Uber, but for freight. The post With Uber Freight, Travis Takes on Trucking appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
Opinion: Tech entrepreneurs should speak out about net neutrality. The post Hey Startups, It’s Your Duty to Fight for Net Neutrality appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
The Mayor of Los Angeles says his city will stay in the Paris Climate Agreement even if the US doesn't. It sort of can't. But then again, it already is. The post Cities Can't Sign Treaties—But They Can Still Fight Climate Change appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
An artificial Intelligence would consider all the facts before making the most rational decision for the greatest good. What could possibly go wrong? The post Hear Me Out: Let’s Elect an AI as President appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 8 days ago on wired news
Weekly editions will feature the best of the magazine, the website, video—and exclusive content just for Snapchat The post WIRED Has a New Home on Snapchat Discover appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 9 days ago on wired news
The special counsel role has a whole lot of room to work, which will hopefully clear up all the innuendo. The post If Nothing Else, Robert Mueller Could Bring Clarity to Trump's Russia Ties appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 9 days ago on wired news
The coolest announcements from Google I/O, from a new chip processor to Google Assistant on iOS. The post The Slickest Things Google Debuted Today at Its Big Event appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 9 days ago on wired news
In an exclusive interview with WIRED, Google's CEO lays out a vision of the company's future that goes way beyond search. The post Sundar Pichai Sees Google's Future in the Smartest Cloud appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 9 days ago on wired news
The new site aims to be "a loud light in the darkness." The post Meet PatriotHole, The Onion's New Right-Wing-Skewering Mockery Machine appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 9 days ago on wired news
She inspired a culture of whistleblowing that changed a nation. Today, she is released from prison. The post Chelsea Manning Walks Back Into a World She Helped Transform appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 9 days ago on wired news
A look at the jade-rich hills of Kachin, where everyone's digging for the single stone that will make them rich. The post Startling Photos Capture Myanmar's $31 Billion Jade Mining Industry appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 9 days ago on wired news
Hey Google, welcome to your new home: my iPhone. The post Google Assistant Comes to Your iPhone to Take on Siri appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...
posted 9 days ago on wired news
Smart Reply will soon be available to all Gmail users on mobile. The post Google Just Made Email a Heckuva Lot Easier to Deal With appeared first on WIRED.

Read More...