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When it comes to hacking, US law enforcement agents are as much the perpetrators as the ones chasing the criminal perps. The post Everything We Know About How the FBI Hacks People appeared first on WIRED.

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The Internet was pretty much done with bullies and racists this week. Oh, and alleged sexual abusers. Humanity 1, Horrible People 0! The post While You Were Offline: We’re All Just So Tired of Horrible People appeared first on WIRED.

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The canvas is set, and it’s our job to make a picture appear within it. The post The 50 Millimeter Lens Is The Only One You Need appeared first on WIRED.

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Each Saturday we round up the biggest security news stories of the week. The post Security News This Week: It's Tech Versus the Government, Yet Again appeared first on WIRED.

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The panel on this week's 'Geek's Guide to the Galaxy' podcast breaks down the many tropes of exorcism films. The post Why Aren't There More Good Movies About Demonic Possession? appeared first on WIRED.

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The astrophysicist, conceptual writer and host of standing-room-only scientific soirees at a repurposed factory in Brooklyn sees science as a powerful force in culture. The post Meet Janna Levin, the Chillest Astrophysicist Alive appeared first on WIRED.

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Space photos of the week, May 8 – 14, 2016. The post Space Photos of the Week: A Galaxy Takes a Punch Like a Pro appeared first on WIRED.

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The data of 70,000 OKCupid users is now searchable in a database. Ethicist Michael T Zimmer explains why it doesn't matter that it was "already public." The post OkCupid Study Reveals the Perils of Big-Data Science appeared first on WIRED.

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Last month, three wasted dudebros decided it would be a good idea to go offroading into one of the most important conservation sites in the country. The post The Devils Hole Pupfish Just Can't Catch a Break appeared first on WIRED.

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Nathan Drake's last, pirate-themed adventure pays homage to another classic videogame swashbuckler. The post Uncharted 4's Most Awesome Easter Egg, Explained appeared first on WIRED.

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Disney Infinity is dead, the Assassin's Creed movie is alive, and more analysis of the week's gaming news from WIRED. The post Game|Life Podcast: Disney Infinity, We Hardly Knew Ye appeared first on WIRED.

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Like everyone else in media, Michael and David are obsessed with this week's blow-up over Facebook's Trending News box. The post Gadget Lab Podcast: The Future of News on Facebook appeared first on WIRED.

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This week Amazon quietly listed customizable versions of its Dash buttons. The post Press Amazon's IRL Button to Call a Cab, Brew Coffee, or Whatever appeared first on WIRED.

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The show's not here to satisfy you—it never has been. And it may never stop screwing with you. The post Spoiler Alert: Game of Thrones Will Never Stop Hurting You appeared first on WIRED.

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Each season, the show's creators have changed the animated clip to reflect the vicissitudes of the real Silicon Valley—from drones to golden parachutes. The post The Ever-Changing Magic of Silicon Valley's Title Sequence appeared first on WIRED.

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Ransomware is a hacking plague that knows no limits. Here's how to protect yourself and your business. The post 4 Ways to Protect Against the Very Real Threat of Ransomware appeared first on WIRED.

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Franck Goddio left his job at the UN to pursue his passion for underwater archaeology and discovered lost Egyptian cities in the muck of Alexandria harbor. The post The Underwater Archaeologist Who Surfaced Not One, But Two Ancient Egyptian Cities appeared first on WIRED.

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Coloring Book is great. And you should listen to it right now. Even if you don't have Apple Music. The post How to Listen to Chance the Rapper's New Album For Free appeared first on WIRED.

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The feds are trying out different drone detection systems airports could use to keep the pesky UAVs away from passenger planes. The post The Feds Are Arming Themselves to Drive Drones Out of Airports appeared first on WIRED.

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"I want to have a direct conversation about what Facebook stands for and how we can be sure our platform stays as open as possible." The post Zuck to Invite Politicians to Facebook to Talk Trending News appeared first on WIRED.

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The crew behind Outside Television’s Higher series went to some incredible lengths to get footage of the wildest snowboarding you'll ever see. The post How They Filmed the Wildest Snowboard Series You'll Ever See appeared first on WIRED.

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Android finally got a weather app worth paying for. Really. The post Cult-Favorite iOS Weather App 'Dark Sky' Rumbles Onto Android appeared first on WIRED.

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Even if you can't define a drought, you should by now know exactly what one looks like: California. The post Thanks El Niño, But California’s Drought Is Probably Forever appeared first on WIRED.

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Sometimes your feed needs to slow down to a titrated drip. That's the appeal of the weekly newsletter. The post The Blissfully Slow World of Internet Newsletters appeared first on WIRED.

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New research from Carnegie Mellon shows how you can use your skin as an extension of your smartwatch screen. The post SkinTrack Turns Your Arm Into a Touchpad. Here's How It Works appeared first on WIRED.

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