INSTAGRAM LIVE NOW HOSTS MORE PEOPLE WITH ‘ROOMS'

Instagram is finally giving creators their most requested feature-which the company hopes will make it a more dynamic destination for...

ONE FREE PRESS COALITION SPOTLIGHTS JOURNALISTS UNDER ATTACK - MARCH 2021

Female journalists around the world are telling important stories, in spite of the danger of harassment or attack. This month focuses...

 
 
 

WHAT LIFE IS LIKE UNDER MYANMAR'S INTERNET SHUTDOWN

One couple living in Yangon explain the impact of the military coup's terrifying censorship measures.

FACEBOOK'S OVERSIGHT BOARD MUST UPHOLD THE BAN ON TRUMP

It's not just about penalizing the former president. It's about protecting democracy-in the US and around the world.

 
 
 

THE RAGING EVOLUTIONARY WAR BETWEEN HUMANS AND COVID-19

Fighting the pandemic isn't only about vaccines and drugs. It's about understanding how viruses mutate and change inside us, and among...

SHERRY TURKLE TALKS GOING REMOTE, LONELINESS, AND HER MEMOIR

In The Empathy Diaries, the pioneering computer researcher finally studies her own life. She tells WIRED why now was the right time.

 
 
 

FAR-RIGHT PLATFORM GAB HAS BEEN HACKED-INCLUDING PRIVATE DATA

The transparency group DDoSecrets says it will make the 70GB of passwords, private posts, and more available to researchers, journalists,...

THE BEST NINTENDO SWITCH GAMES FOR EVERY KIND OF PLAYER

From Hyrule to Hallownest, these are our absolute favorite video game escapes for the Switch and Switch Lite.

 
 
 

WARNINGS FROM THE QUEER HISTORY OF MODERN INTERNET REGULATION

Section 230 faces countless reform efforts. But a look back reminds us that categorical content bans often come at the expense of marginalized...

HOW TO SET UP A 4G LTE WI-FI NETWORK AS AN ALTERNATIVE TO BROADBAND

Connecting to cell networks is an increasingly viable option-here's how it works.

 
 
 

A DECADES-LONG QUEST REVEALS NEW DETAILS OF ANTIMATTER

Twenty years ago, physicists began investigating a mysterious asymmetry inside the proton. Their results show how antimatter helps...

THE SOLARWINDS BODY COUNT NOW INCLUDES NASA AND THE FAA

Plus: Firefox blocks more tracking, how to fight a robodog, and more of the week's top security news.

 
 
 

NFTS BOOM AS COLLECTORS SHELL OUT TO ‘OWN' DIGITAL ART

Non-fungible tokens provide a way to invest in and own digital imagery. But is it just another crypto fad-or the future of intangible...

HOW BLIZZARD TRANSFORMS ITS FANS INTO EMPLOYEES

The game developer has a reputation for pulling some of its most avid fans into its ranks, but whether that relationship will persevere...

 
 
 

HOW GOOGLE'S GRAND PLAN TO MAKE STADIA GAMES FELL APART

The tech giant hired 150 game developers for Stadia Games and Entertainment, only to lay them all off. Sources say it never gave the...

CLUBHOUSE'S SECURITY AND PRIVACY LAG BEHIND ITS HUGE GROWTH

The platform has promised to do better after a string of incidents. But the hardest part might be managing user expectations.

 
 
 

TO QUASH DISINFO, RESEARCHERS MUST WORK WITH JOURNALISTS

Exposing and fighting the problem requires drawing from reporters' resources and reach.

THE RUMORED APPLE CAR IS BAD NEWS FOR ELON

Plus: The Ford heir, presidential briefings, and a sad day for gadget lovers.

 
 
 

NOW IS A GREAT TIME TO TRY THESE 5 MENSTRUAL PRODUCTS

Spending more time at home? Here is some budget- and eco-friendly gear-like a cup, period underwear, or reusable pads-to explore.

THIS IS WHAT IT'S LIKE TO LIVE WITHOUT SMELL

Losing any sense can be devastating, even if you never appreciated it before it was gone.

 
 
 



Angelina Jolie sells off Winston Churchill painting from Brad Pitt for $11.5M

Angelina Jolie sells off Winston Churchill painting from Brad Pitt for $11.5M

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49. Preston County, West Virginia

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Iowa DPH announces 17 counties to receive Johnson & Johnson vaccines

Iowa DPH announces 17 counties to receive Johnson & Johnson vaccines

The Iowa Department of Public Health announced Monday that only some Iowa counties will receive doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. Read more ...

Senate confirms Cardona as Education secretary

Senate confirms Cardona as Education secretary

The Senate confirmed Miguel Cardona to lead the Education Department on Monday, adding to President Joe Biden's Cabinet a key official who will help lead the administration's... Read more ...

Mitt Romney knocked unconscious, suffers black eye during fall

Mitt Romney knocked unconscious, suffers black eye during fall

Sen. Mitt Romney was knocked unconscious when he fell in Boston over the weekend, leaving him with “a lot of stitches” and a black eye. “I took a fall. Knocked me unconscious... Read more ...

Mother charged with attempted murder after newborn was found in trash can

Mother charged with attempted murder after newborn was found in trash can

Prosecutors say the newborn boy was inside two knotted plastic grocery bags when he was found in the trash can. Read more ...

Wake spreading J&J vaccine doses among smaller providers

Wake spreading J&J vaccine doses among smaller providers

More than 4 million doses of Johnson and Johnson's single-dose coronavirus vaccine were on their way to hospitals across the country Monday, and thousands will arrive in North... Read more ...

California serial killer Roger Reece Kibbe slain in prison

California serial killer Roger Reece Kibbe slain in prison

A serial killer dubbed the “I-5 Strangler” was reportedly slain at the California state prison where he was serving multiple life sentences. A corrections officer at Mule Creek... Read more ...

Cuomo accuser encourages others to come forward

Cuomo accuser encourages others to come forward

ALBANY, N.Y. - One of the former aides to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo who has accused him of sexual harassment is encouraging others to come forward if they've had similar... Read more ...

Georgia House Passes Elections Bill That Would Limit Absentee And Early Voting

Georgia House Passes Elections Bill That Would Limit Absentee And Early Voting

The Republican bill would enact more restrictions for absentee voting and cut back on weekend early voting hours favored by larger counties, among other changes. (Image credit... Read more ...