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Filed Under:Technology / Programming
Posts on Regator:1194
Posts / Week:2.7
Archived Since:April 5, 2008

Blog Post Archive

The Alt-Right’s Dark Army of Racist Trolls Just Had a Great Day

The alt-right is just a way for people to pretend they aren't white supremacists. After today, they are mainstream. The post The Alt-Right’s Dark Army of Racist Trolls Just Had a Great Day appeared first on WIRED.

Song Exploder: The Guy Behind Silicon Valley’s Theme Still Records on Cassette

In the latest 'Song Exploder' podcast Tom Fec (aka Tobacco), who composed the theme for HBO's 'Silicon Valley,' breaks down a track from his fourth album. The post Song Exploder: The Guy Behind Silicon Valley's Theme Still Records on Cassette appeared first on WIRED.

How to Stop WhatsApp From Giving Facebook Your Phone Number

You may never have read a terms and conditions update before, but you'll want to this time. The post How to Stop WhatsApp From Giving Facebook Your Phone Number appeared first on WIRED.

WIRED Book Club: Too Like the Lightning Is Teasing Us, and We Love It

Even the grumpiest among us are won over by the book's breathtaking final act---despite it leaving us hanging. The post WIRED Book Club: Too Like the Lightning Is Teasing Us, and We Love It appeared first on WIRED.

Want to Hang Out with POTUS in VR? You Can!

A new virtual reality experience from Felix & Paul Studios lets you visit Yosemite National Park with President Obama. Check it out here. The post Want to Hang Out with POTUS in VR? You Can! appeared first on WIRED.

The Science of Waiting … and Waiting … for Your Page to Load

Web designers are getting better and better at manipulating how you perceive wait time online. The post The Science of Waiting... and Waiting... for Your Page to Load appeared first on WIRED.

A Hacking Group Is Selling iOS Vulnerabilities To State Actors

Well-funded and professional organization sells extremely sophisticated mobile spyware to nation states. The post A Hacking Group Is Selling iOS Vulnerabilities To State Actors appeared first on WIRED.

The Flying Bum Just Crashed—So Why Are We Building Airships?

Turns out this may be the---second---age of the dirigible. The post The Flying Bum Just Crashed—So Why Are We Building Airships? appeared first on WIRED.

The Hague Convicts a Tomb-Destroying Extremist With Smart Design

This week, smart design helped the ICC find Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi guilty for the destruction of multiple historic sites in Timbuktu. The post The Hague Convicts a Tomb-Destroying Extremist With Smart Design appeared first on WIRED.

Area Filmmaker Not So Thrilled Trump Used His Footage in an Ad

He filmed a train carrying desperate people hoping for a new life. Then Trump used the footage to send a different message. The post Area Filmmaker Not So Thrilled Trump Used His Footage in an Ad appeared first on WIRED.

Here’s How to Emoji-Flirt Like a Real Teenager

Flirting over text is quick, fun, and fraught with potential disaster. Avoid getting boo'd with this trusty legend. The post Here's How to Emoji-Flirt Like a Real Teenager appeared first on WIRED.

Travel Back in Time With the Master of Photo Colorization

Brazilian artist Marina Amaral makes history feel more real by adding the color back in. The post Travel Back in Time With the Master of Photo Colorization appeared first on WIRED.

Like. Ghost. Flirt: A Journey Into the Social Media Lives of Teens

Our writer embedded with five teenagers to chronicle their digital experiences and decipher their arcane rules and etiquette. You'll love what she found. The post Like. Ghost. Flirt: A Journey Into the Social Media Lives of Teens appeared first on WIRED.

The Teenager’s Definitive Guide to Social Media Don’ts

Don't be a social pariah---avoid the hellscape of awkward behavior and secondhand embarrassment by never, ever breaking these ironclad rules. The post The Teenager's Definitive Guide to Social Media Don'ts appeared first on WIRED.

You Have No Idea How Hard It Is to Waterproof NYC’s Subway

Thanks to a $4 billion federal fix, MTA is testing out space-age flood barriers and “tunnel plugs.” The post You Have No Idea How Hard It Is to Waterproof NYC's Subway appeared first on WIRED.

12 Rules for Winning at Snapchat Like a Boss—a Teen Boss

Snapchat---everybody's doing it. It's just that you have no idea what, exactly, you're doing. Here's how to win at Snapchat like a teen. The post 12 Rules for Winning at Snapchat Like a Boss—a Teen Boss appeared first on WIRED.

Cape Watch: Captain Marvel Might Get a Cameo in the Next Avengers

This week we've got news from the set of Thor's next movie and some hints about when we might first see Captain Marvel. Come on in! The post Cape Watch: Captain Marvel Might Get a Cameo in the Next Avengers appeared first on WIRED.

Dear Internet: It’s Time to Fix This Mess You Made

Enough is enough. The post Dear Internet: It's Time to Fix This Mess You Made appeared first on WIRED.

The Good People of the Internet Love Leslie Jones

This #WCW is dedicated to you. The post The Good People of the Internet Love Leslie Jones appeared first on WIRED.

Culture Podcast: We Indulge in Some Necessary Frank Oceanography About Blonde

We spent a lot of time unpacking Frank Ocean's latest release(s) on this week's culture podcast. Join us, won't you? The post Culture Podcast: We Indulge in Some Necessary Frank Oceanography About Blonde appeared first on WIRED.

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