The 23andMe Data Breach Keeps Spiraling
by Lily Hay Newman on December 5, 2023 at 11:54 pm
23andMe has provided more information about the scope and scale of its recent breach, but with these details come more unanswered questions.
How to Stop Another OpenAI Meltdown
by Paresh Dave on December 5, 2023 at 11:36 pm
OpenAI designed its governance structure to protect humanity—and it imploded. The company could take pointers from Mozilla and other projects combining lofty […]
The 20 Best Shows on Apple TV+ Right Now
by Angela Watercutter, WIRED Staff on December 5, 2023 at 8:00 pm
From For All Mankind to Hijack, here’s everything you need to be watching on the streamer.
Beeper Mini Turns Android's Green Bubbles Into Blue Bubbles on iPhones
by Lauren Goode on December 5, 2023 at 3:00 pm
The new app Beeper Mini lets Android users send texts that show up as blue bubbles on iPhones. We talked to the 16-year-old high school student who wrote the […]
9 Best Password Managers (2023): Features, Pricing, and Tips
by Scott Gilbertson on December 5, 2023 at 2:00 pm
Keep your logins locked down with our favorite password management apps for PC, Mac, Android, iPhone, and web browsers.
This Tandem Showerhead Turns Your Bathroom Into a Spa
by Parker Hall on December 5, 2023 at 1:00 pm
Boona’s tandem showerhead is easy to install and has great water pressure. It’s one of my favorite pieces of gear this year.
The Pilots Delivering Your Amazon Packages Are Ready to Strike
by Caitlin Harrington on December 5, 2023 at 12:00 pm
Pilots for Amazon’s largest air freight provider voted to strike, complaining of low pay and high turnover. If a strike happens in the new year, Amazon […]
6 Best Digital Photo Frames (2023): High-Res and Natural
by Medea Giordano on December 5, 2023 at 11:33 am
Get your pictures off your phone and in front of your friends and family with these connected displays.
A New Trick Uses AI to Jailbreak AI Models—Including GPT-4
by Will Knight on December 5, 2023 at 11:00 am
Adversarial algorithms can systematically probe large language models like OpenAI’s GPT-4 for weaknesses that can make them misbehave.
The Spy Who Dumped the CIA, Went to Therapy, and Now Makes Incredible Television
by Laura Kipnis on December 5, 2023 at 11:00 am
Joe Weisberg—the geopolitically entangled, heavily therapized creator of The Americans and The Patient—is the trickiest character he’s written (so far).
The 'Grand Theft Auto VI' Trailer Is Here. And It’s Already Causing Mayhem
by Megan Farokhmanesh on December 5, 2023 at 12:16 am
Rockstar's hugely anticipated Grand Theft Auto VI has fans in a frenzy. The new trailer brings big Vice City vibes and big action.
Spotify Is Screwed
by Amanda Hoover on December 4, 2023 at 8:09 pm
Spotify is the world’s biggest music streamer but rarely turns a profit and just cut 17 percent of its workforce. Its business model looks increasingly […]
George Santos Is Now on Cameo
by Makena Kelly on December 4, 2023 at 5:52 pm
Ousted congressperson George Santos, accused of multiple scams and grifts, is now selling videos of himself on Cameo for $200 a pop.
10 Best Outdoor Security Cameras (2023): Battery-Powered, LTE, No Subscription
by Simon Hill, Adrienne So on December 4, 2023 at 3:00 pm
These weatherproof outdoor security cams keep a watchful eye on your property while you get on with life. Our list includes battery-powered and LTE devices and […]
US Lawmakers Want to Use a Powerful Spy Tool on Immigrants and Their Families
by Dell Cameron on December 4, 2023 at 2:52 pm
Legislation set to be introduced in Congress this week would extend Section 702 surveillance of people applying for green cards, asylum, and some […]
Sony Access Controller Review: A Beautiful Addition for All Gamers
by Chris Reardon on December 4, 2023 at 2:00 pm
Sony’s first accessible controller is an excellent start and a welcome new part of PlayStation's lineup, but it has a ways to go before being truly […]
Gravity Eye Massager Review: Multi-Functional and Compact
by Medea Giordano on December 4, 2023 at 1:00 pm
It’s the most stressful time of the year. This comfortable, compact massage tool helps you decompress at home—and it’s way more affordable than the […]
Want to Store a Message in DNA? That’ll Be $1,000
by Emily Mullin on December 4, 2023 at 1:00 pm
French startup Biomemory is rolling out a credit-card-sized storage device that uses DNA to encode a kilobyte of text data.
The Rise of AI in Alternative Browsers—and What’s Next
by Reece Rogers on December 4, 2023 at 1:00 pm
Developers at smaller companies have been adding new ways to experience the internet with AI assistance. Their visions for the future radically differ.
Dispatch from the Future: The Must-Have Gadgets and Gear of 2053
by Gear Team on December 4, 2023 at 12:00 pm
To celebrate WIRED’s 30th birthday, we asked the experts—and our imaginations—to dream up the cars, phones, televisions, and other tools of tomorrow.
Innovation-Killing Noncompete Agreements Are Finally Dying
by Caitlin Harrington on December 4, 2023 at 12:00 pm
More US states are moving to bar companies from binding workers with noncompete agreements. Research shows the move could boost wages and innovation.
Inside America's School Internet Censorship Machine
by Todd Feathers, Dhruv Mehrotra on December 4, 2023 at 11:00 am
A WIRED investigation into internet censorship in US schools found widespread use of filters to censor health, identity, and other crucial information. […]
5 Best Linux Laptops (2023): Repairable, Budget, Powerful
by Scott Gilbertson on December 3, 2023 at 2:00 pm
Whether you want a beast of a machine with dedicated graphics or a light, easy-to-upgrade PC, we have the perfect rig for you.
An Invisible ‘Demon’ Lurks in an Odd Superconductor
by Charlie Wood on December 3, 2023 at 1:00 pm
Physicists have long suspected that hunks of metal could vibrate in a peculiar way that would be all but invisible. Now physicists have spotted these “demon […]
This Aromatherapy Shower Spray Smells Like God’s Armpit
by Parker Hall on December 3, 2023 at 1:00 pm
Forget massage guns and weighted blankets. European Spa Source’s eucalyptus scent is my gear of the year.