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22/05 12:01 am Twitter and Tear Gas: How Social Media Changed Protest Forever - Wired

In an excerpt from her new book, techno-sociologist Zeynep Tufekci hits the streets to explore the power and fragility of networked social movements. The post Twitter and Tear Gas : How Social Media Changed Protest Forever appeared first on WIRED .

 The Homeric Odyssey of the Web’s Strangest Simpsons Site - Wired

The Simpsons Shitposting group is one of the web's liveliest fan communities. But when scammers took over, the group's members began raking in the D'oh. The post The Homeric Odyssey of the Web's Strangest Simpsons Site appeared first on WIRED .

21/05 9:00 pm While You Were Offline: Trump Says He’s Treated Unfairly. Abe .. - Wired

Last week, President Trump said no politician had been "treated worse" than him. The internet pointed out some presidents who might challenge that. The post While You Were Offline: Trump Says He's Treated Unfairly. Abe Lincoln Like, What? appeared first on WIRED .

21/05 7:00 pm Get Ready for the Next Big Privacy Backlash Against Facebook - Wired

Privacy watchdogs think a damning leaked document about Facebook targeting insecure teens could help usher in new era in privacy protections. The post Get Ready for the Next Big Privacy Backlash Against Facebook appeared first on WIRED .

 In Defense of the Reality of Time - Wired

Time isn't just another dimension, argues Tim Maudlin. To make his case, he's had to reinvent geometry. The post In Defense of the Reality of Time appeared first on WIRED .

 Shoot 360 Video Like a Pro in 6 Simple Steps - Wired

Follow these rules for sphere-ific results. The post Shoot 360 Video Like a Pro in 6 Simple Steps appeared first on WIRED .

 Prepare Yourself for the Sweet, Sweet Luxury of Riding in a Robocar - Wired

The forces reshaping the nature of transportation are conspiring to shift focus away from the driver. The post Prepare Yourself for the Sweet, Sweet Luxury of Riding in a Robocar appeared first on WIRED .

20/05 9:00 pm FX’s Taboo Is Basically Bizarro World Jane Austen - Wired

The FX show shares a setting with Jane Austen's storiesbut nothing else. The post FX's Taboo Is Basically Bizarro World Jane Austen appeared first on WIRED .

20/05 7:00 pm Security News This Week: Hoo-Boy, Mar-a-Lago’s Internet Is Insecure - Wired

Each weekend we round up the news stories that we didn't break or cover in depth but that still deserve your attention. The post Security News This Week: Hoo-Boy , Mar-a-Lago's Internet Is Insecure appeared first on WIRED .

 The Pot Startups Prepping for Jeff Sessions’ New War on Drugs - Wired

The next war on drugs will be fought by bureaucrats. A new strain of startups is making sure legal marijuana businesses are ready. The post The Pot Startups Prepping for Jeff Sessions' New War on Drugs appeared first on WIRED .

 Space Photos of the Week: Saturn, You So Pretty - Wired

A shadow on Saturn's rings, a baby star, and shoebox-sized satellites. The post Space Photos of the Week: Saturn, You So Pretty appeared first on WIRED .

 The Return of the Iconic Rangefinder Camera - Wired

For many serious photographers, the rangefinder camera remains the go-to window on the world. The post The Return of the Iconic Rangefinder Camera appeared first on WIRED .

20/05 9:24 am Even If Dana Rohrabacher Was a Russian Asset, Would He Know? - Wired

Congressman Dana Rohrabacher is totally onto the Russian spies trying to recruit him. But knowing he's a target doesn't necessarily protect him from their influence. The post Even If Dana Rohrabacher Was a Russian Asset, Would He Know? appeared first on WIRED .

20/05 6:46 am Photo of the Week: A Gnarly Nascar Pile Up in Kansas Ends in Flames - Wired

Rubbin' is racin', goes the saying. The post Photo of the Week: A Gnarly Nascar Pile Up in Kansas Ends in Flames appeared first on WIRED .

20/05 6:44 am With Venom, Marvel’s Got Its Biggest Bad of All: Brand Dilution - Wired

The Marvel movies of the '10s are threatening to become like the Marvel comics of the '80s: diluted by competing universes and crossover events. The post With Venom , Marvel's Got Its Biggest Bad of All: Brand Dilution appeared first on WIRED .

20/05 5:48 am Another Ransomware Nightmare Could Be Brewing in Ukraine - Wired

A new type of ransomware called XData is spreading at an alarming rate. The post Another Ransomware Nightmare Could Be Brewing in Ukraine appeared first on WIRED .

20/05 2:31 am The Arctic Doomsday Seed Vault Flooded. Thanks, Global Warming - Wired

No seeds were lost, but the ability of the rock vault to provide failsafe protection against all disasters is now threatened by climate change. The post The Arctic Doomsday Seed Vault Flooded. Thanks, Global Warming appeared first on WIRED .

20/05 2:04 am Volcanic Explosions Rock an Alaskan Island as Etna Rumbles - Wired

After a few weeks of quiet, two Alaskan volcanoes had big explosions this week, while Etna rumbled but didn't pop. The post Volcanic Explosions Rock an Alaskan Island as Etna Rumbles appeared first on WIRED .

20/05 1:05 am Hackers Are Trying to Reignite WannaCry With Nonstop Botnet Attacks - Wired

The "sinkhole" domain that's held the ransomware in check is coming under repeated denial-of-service attacks. The post Hackers Are Trying to Reignite WannaCry With Nonstop Botnet Attacks appeared first on WIRED .

20/05 12:00 am Look Out ElonA Bunch of Students Have Set a Rocket Record - Wired

The USC team built every part of its Fathom II rocket from scratch, and flew it to 144,000 feet. The post Look Out ElonA Bunch of Students Have Set a Rocket Record appeared first on WIRED .

19/05 11:00 pm If You Want to Glimpse the Power of AI, Play These Games - Wired

Google's AI experiments lets you play Pictionary with a computer, or make art with AI. The post If You Want to Glimpse the Power of AI, Play These Games appeared first on WIRED .

19/05 10:30 pm Boeings New Plane Engine Is as Wide as a Fuselage - Wired

Boeing built an airplane engine the size of an airplane. The post Boeings New Plane Engine Is as Wide as a Fuselage appeared first on WIRED .

17/05 6:30 am Bragi’s Fancy New Earbuds Translate for You in Real Time - Wired

The new Dash Pros also offer longer battery life, fitness tracking, and that oh-so-sweet custom sound. The post Bragi's Fancy New Earbuds Translate for You in Real Time appeared first on WIRED .

17/05 5:02 am 5 Tools to Help Protect Yourself From Ransomware - Wired

Some pick-ups that could help protect you from the next big ransomware wave. The post 5 Tools to Help Protect Yourself From Ransomware appeared first on WIRED .

17/05 3:46 am The Emoji Movie Misses the Point of Emoji - Wired

In the new animated film, emoji have to do exactly what they were intended for, which is the opposite of what they do IRL. The post The Emoji Movie Misses the Point of Emoji appeared first on WIRED .

17/05 2:34 am HTC’s Squishy New Phone Has All The Things—Even Alexa - Wired

Looking for a phone loaded with new tech and new ideas? Introducing the HTC U11. The post HTC's Squishy New Phone Has All The Things---Even Alexa appeared first on WIRED .

17/05 12:51 am Watch People With Accents Confuse the Hell Out of AI Assistants - Wired

We put the three top smart speakers to the test. The post Watch People With Accents Confuse the Hell Out of AI Assistants appeared first on WIRED .

16/05 11:00 pm Scientists 3-D Print Mouse Ovaries That Actually Make Babies - Wired

Researchers used "tissue as ink" to squirt out ovaries that successfully grew mouse pups. The post Scientists 3-D Print Mouse Ovaries That Actually Make Babies appeared first on WIRED .

16/05 9:30 pm Fascinating X-Rays Reveal the Guts of Cameras, From Polaroids to iPhones - Wired

They don't make 'em like they used to. The post Fascinating X-Rays Reveal the Guts of Cameras, From Polaroids to iPhones appeared first on WIRED .

16/05 8:00 pm The Bizarre Quantum Test That Could Keep Your Data Secure - Wired

Here's a test that could keep future quantum technology from being hacked. The post The Bizarre Quantum Test That Could Keep Your Data Secure appeared first on WIRED .

16/05 7:30 pm Why Governments Won’t Let Go of Secret Software Bugs - Wired

The harder part will be determining when certain vulnerabilities, like WannaCry, are too big to keep secret. The post Why Governments Won't Let Go of Secret Software Bugs appeared first on WIRED .

 Apples New Campus: An Exclusive Look Inside the Mothership - Wired

Flawless curves, milled aluminum, endless glass, walled gardensounds like an Apple product. In fact, it's the company's biggest launch ever. The post Apples New Campus: An Exclusive Look Inside the Mothership appeared first on WIRED .

16/05 7:00 pm Inside the Cult of Carol, the Internets Most Unlikely Fandom - Wired

Todd Haynes' 2 film has overturned conventional wisdom about what makes a cult classic. The post Inside the Cult of Carol , the Internets Most Unlikely Fandom appeared first on WIRED .

 Physicists Can’t Agree on What Science Even Means Anymore - Wired

A nerd fight has broken out over whether cosmic inflationone of the most widely accepted theories in physicsbreaks the rules of testability. The post Physicists Can't Agree on What Science Even Means Anymore appeared first on WIRED .

 Review: PolyScience Smoking Gun Pro - Wired

It's a fantastic update to a favorite tool for chefs and bartenders. The post Review: PolyScience Smoking Gun Pro appeared first on WIRED .

16/05 10:29 am The ‘Chilling Effect’ of Trump’s Loose Talk With Russia - Wired

Reports that President Trump shared highly classified intelligence with Russian officials could make US spy agencies' jobs that much harder. The post The 'Chilling Effect' of Trump's Loose Talk With Russia appeared first on WIRED .

16/05 8:57 am Waymo and Lyft Join Forces in the Obsessive Pursuit of Data - Wired

Their complementary sets of information on people and cars will benefit both companies. The post Waymo and Lyft Join Forces in the Obsessive Pursuit of Data appeared first on WIRED .

16/05 4:03 am Scientists Found Sperms Power SwitchAnd a Way to Turn It Off - Wired

Sperm need calcium ions to drill into an egg and fertilize it. Compounds that muck up ion transport could create a new class of male birth control. The post Scientists Found Sperms Power SwitchAnd a Way to Turn It Off appeared first on WIRED .

16/05 3:21 am How LAX Is Pulling Off a Massive, Frenzied Terminal Reshuffle - Wired

Delta and 20 other airlines are swapping spots at LAXsimultaneously. The post How LAX Is Pulling Off a Massive, Frenzied Terminal Reshuffle appeared first on WIRED .

14/05 3:27 am How an Accidental ‘Kill Switch’ Slowed Friday’s Massive .. - Wired

The ransomware that swept the internet isn't dead yet. But one researcher managed to at least slow it down. The post How an Accidental 'Kill Switch' Slowed Friday's Massive Ransomware Attack appeared first on WIRED .



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Malaysiakini (subscription) Focus on 1MDB allows other abuses to go unnoticed, economist warns Malaysiakini (subscription) However, economist Jomo Kwame Sundaram now warns that the focus on 1MDB has allowed other excesses to go relatively unnoticed. As an example, the former United Nations ..
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Jomo: Foreign political funding always raises red flag .. - FMT
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Indonesia probes suicide attack that killed 3 .. - CNA
Channel NewsAsia Indonesia probes suicide attack that killed 3 policemen Channel NewsAsia Indonesia's elite anti-terror squad was Thursday investigating a suicide bombing attack near a busy Jakarta bus station that killed three policemen. AFP/FERNANDO. 25 May 2017 12:25PM (Updated: 25 May 2017 ..
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Mahathir bemoans 'loss' of Proton, says more assets .. - FMT
Free Malaysia Today Mahathir bemoans 'loss' of Proton, says more assets may be sold Free Malaysia Today The former prime minister says Proton may do splendidly after Geely buys over a 49.9% stake but that he cannot be proud of the success of something that does not belong to him or his country. ..
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DJI unveils its smallest drone ever - AsiaOne - Asiaone
AsiaOne DJI unveils its smallest drone ever AsiaOne DJI unveiled its tiny Spark drone on Wednesday, and it's sort of the anti-drone for consumers. It's small enough to fit in your hand, launches and lands from there, can be controlled almost entirely with gestures, lets you take a selfie from just 10 ..
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