Air pollution is much worse for health than people had thought, increasing the risk of Alzheimer's significantly. Meanwhile, air quality is getting worse.
The company estimates that 60 percent of people wear the wrong size. Starting in July, your smartphone can help figure out your perfect pair of kicks.
After recent high-profile dark-web drug market takedowns, new vendors are already filling the void.
A new UN report paints a dire portrait of Earth's human-made biodiversity crisis. But with new genetic techniques in conservation, perhaps we can help save species before it's too late.
In Xinjiang, northwest China, the government is cracking down on the minority Muslim Uyghur population, keeping them under constant surveillance and throwing more than a million people into concentration camps. But in Istanbul, 3,000 miles away, a community of women who have escaped a life of repression are fighting a digital resistance.
We're big fans of the new Kindle Paperwhite, and it's on sale this week along with other Amazon devices.
Uber and Lyft drivers shut their apps Wednesday to protest for better pay and benefits, and recognition as employees rather than contractors.
They've experienced firsthand how dangerous online disinformation and harassment can be. And they say tech executives aren't doing enough to stop it.
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Instagram is subjecting some posts to the same fact-checking review as parent Facebook. But its response to misinformation is very different.
WIRED asked the agency's former disguise chief to analyze the spy tactics on film and television. Here's her critique.
The company has launched new privacy settings, but the various toggles and dashboards require a lot of user interaction.
Google says it will include a new version of its speech recognition software in some new phones, potentially transforming how people accomplish tasks.
One of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges got hit, as thieves nabbed $40 million of bitcoin—along with two-factor user codes and API tokens.
With a stroke of last-minute luck, scientists engineered bacteria-killing viruses to help an ailing girl recover from a deadly infection.
The 'Mythbusters' star and author of the new book 'Every Tool's a Hammer,' explains the magic of the colored-in checkbox.
What makes an algorithm mistake a helicopter for a gun? Researchers think the answer has to do more with man than machine.
The future of the practice may live online.
The new wireless MW65 Active Noise Canceling (ANC) headphones take the excellent sound Master & Dynamic is known for and add active noise-canceling.
On a track in Northern California, our writer tags along with the scrappy tinkerers of the autonomous-vehicle gold rush, who gather to share tech and race their robot cars. It’s the Homebrew Computer Club on wheels.
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