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If there's a running theme to this week's online stories, it's the idea that being a celebrity is fairly weird. The post While You Were Offline: The Avengers Disassemble in Press Junket Hell appeared first on WIRED.

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In this Geek's Guide to the Galaxy author and Ex Machina director Alex Garland discusses why sci-fi films need more big ideas. The post Sci-Fi Films Need More Big Ideas Like Ex Machina’s appeared first on WIRED.

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Googling and Facebooking allows us to expedite intimacy when we need it most. We should embrace it. The post You Should Google Everyone, Even Your Therapist appeared first on WIRED.

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About a month ago, I bought a car. Unlike the average person, I didn't have to face the dealer alone. I had access to the writers behind WIRED's automotive coverage. The post Subject: Help, Dammit appeared first on WIRED.

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An auteur-worthy home theater is easy to achieve–just cast the right gear. The post Amp Up Movie Night With This Essential Home Theater Gear appeared first on WIRED.

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Apple started rejecting Pebble apps seemingly out of nowhere---but it's not as bad as it looks. The post No, Apple Isn’t Cutting Pebble Off From iOS appeared first on WIRED.

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The world is paying attention to internet policy in a way that it never has before. The post Comcast Can Blame Us All for Sinking Its Time Warner Deal appeared first on WIRED.

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Thirty years after his seminal Batman miniseries The Dark Knight, the comics legend is coming back to wrap up the Crusader's darkest timeline. The post Surprise: Frank Miller Is Returning to the Dark Knight Saga appeared first on WIRED.

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The merger of Comcast and Time-Warner isn't a thing anymore. But you know what is? Yoga. The post Gadget Lab Podcast: We’ve Got Some Serious Questions About Google and Yoga appeared first on WIRED.

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We’ve gracefully sidestepped not one but two potential online dystopias, and it’s not even May. The post 2015: The Year We Saved the Internet appeared first on WIRED.

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At first we weren't sure about this week's TV; it started out a bit slow. But then mid-week things got nuts. The post TV This Week: Fallon and Russell Crowe Duet About Oil Balls appeared first on WIRED.

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Even though Peter and Kelli watched The Last Man on Earth together, they had completely different experiences. The post Split Screen: Last Man on Earth Is a Nature Show About Jerks appeared first on WIRED.

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If you want to follow the latest science news, may we suggest following people who make their living following it? The post Want the Latest Science News? Here’s Who to Follow appeared first on WIRED.

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When the U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter laid out the Pentagon’s new cybersecurity strategy this week, few were expecting it to break news. And, indeed, his talk at Stanford’s Hoover Institution on Thursday offered no surprises. But the secretary did set up an expectation during his speech on which he ultimately failed to deliver. […] The post DoD’s New ‘Transparent’ Policy on Cybersecurity Is Still Opaque appeared first on WIRED.

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Enough with the snapshots of your cat and your eggs Benedict. There’s real life happening outside your door—go document it. The post 5 Essential Pieces of Gear for Street Photographers appeared first on WIRED.

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A J.D. Power survey found the best-liked features are the ones that lighten the burden of driving. The post Drivers Love the Tech That’ll Soon Power Self-Driving Cars appeared first on WIRED.

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Everything you need to know about Benson & Moorhead, the directing duo behind the quirky, romantic horror/sci-fi flick Spring. The post Meet the Duo Behind the Killer Horror/Sci-Fi Mashup Spring appeared first on WIRED.

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These nine photography projects are a retaliation against the thoughtless snapshot. The post 9 Clever Ways to Rethink the Selfie appeared first on WIRED.

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Here is an example of a numerical calculation for the motion of a mass on a spring. You can change the code and see what happens - you can be a programmer. The post I Dare You To Change This Numerical Calculation appeared first on WIRED.

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Comcast has dropped its much-criticized plan to acquire Time Warner Cable after federal regulators recommended increased scrutiny of the proposed deal. The post Comcast Drops Bid for Time Warner Cable (Developing) appeared first on WIRED.

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Nanotechnology and virtual reality were two of the most overhyped technologies of the 1980s and `90s. Now a startup is fusing VR and nanotech to make those cyberpunk fantasies come true. The post VR Meets Nanotech to Make `80s Cyberpunk Dreams Come True appeared first on WIRED.

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The sleek and shiny Asus ZenBook UX305 goes for a mere $700, and it performs far better than you'd expect at that price. The post Review: Asus ZenBook UX305 appeared first on WIRED.

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Crystal is definitely creepy, perhaps useful, and almost certainly a look at how we'll communicate in the future. The post Write the Perfect Email to Anyone With This Creepy Site appeared first on WIRED.

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More and more scientists are turning to crowdfunding to get money to run their experiments. The post Crowdfunded Science Is Here. But Is It Legit Science? appeared first on WIRED.

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One theater owner gave Taylor Umphenour permission to shoot what is now a relic: the 35mm projection booth. The post An Ode to the Lost World of the Film Projection Booth appeared first on WIRED.

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