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Friday, September 17, 2021

Apple and Google Go Further Than Ever to Appease Russia

The tech giants have set a troubling new precedent.

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The Galaxy S21 Ultra Is the Cheapest We’ve Ever Seen It

It’s still pricey even with this deal, but this Samsung has almost everything you could want in an Android phone right now.

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FDA Mulls Boosters, States Dispute Mandates, and More News

Catch up on the most important updates from this week.

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Neuroscience Is Inspiring Some Amazing Sci-Fi

Daryl Gregory's stories explore the many complexities of the human brain.

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The Best iPad to Buy (and the Ones to Avoid)

With several new iPads on the market, choosing the right one is more complicated than ever. We’re here to help.

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It’s Time to Talk About Facebook Research

Plus: Adam Mosseri on News Feeds, remote drivers for cars, and a pickle for Greenland.

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The Best Laptop Backpacks for Work (and Life)

Whether you're riding a bike or schlepping a camera, these bags do the job right.

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Samsung's Flagship 4K TV Dazzles in Bright Rooms

This 4K flagship is fantastic, even if you plan to watch with all the lights on.

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When Nicki Minaj’s Cousin’s Friend’s Balls Dominated Twitter

The Covid-19 conversation has truly hit a nadir.

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Anonymous Leaked a Bunch of Data From a Right-Wing Web Host

The hacktivist collective targeted the domain registrar Epik for providing services to clients including the Texas GOP, Parler, and 8chan.

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How to Set Healthy Boundaries With Your Fitness Tracker

A smart wearable can be useful and fun—until it starts to fuel an obsession with numbers.

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What's Apple's iPhone Camera Strategy, Anyway?

This week, we go deep on the photographic and cinematic capabilities of the iPhone 13.

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What Is ‘Fire Weather,’ and Why Is It Getting Worse?

A new study of the American West shows that climate change is driving more days that are hot, dry, and windy—the perfect conditions for deadly wildfires.

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A New App Helps Iranians Hide Messages in Plain Sight

Nahoft uses encryption to turn chats into a random jumble of words, and it works even when the internet doesn’t.

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Drake, Kanye, Lil Nas X, and the Art of Online Self-Creation

The internet has given all three artists license for role-playing. Only one is using it to the best effect.

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Thursday, September 16, 2021

Which iPhone 13 Should You Buy? Here's How to Preorder

Get those Apple Wallets ready. From the Mini to the Pro Max, we break down all your options.

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Join Us for RE:WIRED—Conversations on Humanity’s Biggest Bets

This November, some of the most interesting thinkers, technologists, and artists in the world will convene to discuss how tech is shaping our future.

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GoPro’s Upgraded Action Cam Lets You Shoot More Silly Stunts

The biggest name in action cameras is back with an improved model. The GoPro Hero 10 has a better chip, better software, and water-friendly enhancements.

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Cozy Management Games Remind Us How to Care

Sometimes a gentle nudge is all we need to start looking after ourselves, and others.

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Trick Out Your iPhone 12 With These Cases and Accessories

Last year’s flagship phone is still a great pick. If you’ve got a 2020 model, here are the cases, chargers, and other extras you’ll want to snag.

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No, Lovecraft Country Didn't Need a Second Season

The Emmy-nominated HBO series has been lauded for subversive storytelling. But its final episodes had fallen apart.

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Which Apple Watch Is Best Right Now?

Apple now offers multiple versions of its popular fitness smartwatch. Here's our guide to them all.

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Cync’s First Security Camera Adds an Extra Layer of Privacy

This capable, affordable camera has a manual shutter to block the lens when you don’t want it peeping.

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4 Ways to Sell or Trade In Your Old iPhone

If you plan to upgrade to Apple's new models, don't forget to cash in on your old one.

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Review: Deathloop Is a Unique Reflection on Time and History

It's not only a masterfully crafted stealth shooter, it also shows the possibility of radical ruptures with the present.

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An Outdated Grid Has Created a Solar Power Economic Divide

Utilities have upgraded the infrastructure for rooftop power in richer neighborhoods, but low-income areas don't have the same capacity.

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Is Becky Chambers the Ultimate Hope for Science Fiction?

Her gentle, heartwarming stories seek to soothe our troubled souls. They also aim to blow up the entire genre.

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Wednesday, September 15, 2021

How to Watch the SpaceX Inspiration4 Launch

The first all-civilian, all-private mission to orbit prepares to blast off from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center.

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The Civilized Model 1 Bridges the Gap Between Bike and Moped

This sophisticated beauty of a bike is a beast at hauling cargo—if you're tall enough and don't need to go too far.

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Take a Closer Look at Deathloop’s Trippy, ’60s-Infused Island

Arkane’s art director talks about the inspiration behind the game's unique psychedelic look.

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The Best Noise-Canceling Headphones to Escape Reality

Whether they're over-ears or earbuds, our favorite picks will help add some serenity to your day.

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You Can Now Ditch the Password on Your Microsoft Account

You no longer need a long string of characters to access Windows and Office 365.

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How to Back Up Your iPhone

Save your memories before you grab the latest version of iOS.

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SpaceX’s All-Civilian Inspiration4 Crew Readies for Launch

Sure, an orbital flight without professional astronauts is unorthodox—but it just might work.

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AbleGamers Just Got a Win for the Disabled Gaming Community

The nonprofit just raised over $1 million. Donations came from big companies like Twitch—but most were smaller contributions from individual gamers.

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Google Is Getting Caught in the Global Antitrust Net

As more governments force US tech companies to change how they do business, one case in Turkey cuts to the heart of the search giant’s power.

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What Does a 120-Hz Refresh Rate Mean, Anyway?

We explain what you need to know about screen refresh rates for smartphones, TVs, and monitors.

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Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Everything Apple Announced Today: iPhones, iPads, Apple Watch

The company unveiled the iPhone 13—and a handful of other products—at a media event Tuesday.

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It’s a Good Day to Update All Your Devices. Trust Us

iOS, Windows, and Chrome all have zero-day vulnerabilities that hackers are going after. Now that the fixes are here, you need to install them asap.

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The iPhone 13 Wants to Shoot Your Next Feature Film

Apple's latest phones get minor but noteworthy upgrades, mostly in their video capture capabilities.

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The iPad Mini Is More Than Ever a Big-Ass iPhone

And—hallelujah—it has a USB-C port.

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Psychologists Are Learning What Religion Has Known for Years

Social scientists are researching what humans can do to improve their quality of life. Their findings echo what religious practices perfected centuries ago.

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Can a Game Get Young Players Interested in Holocaust History?

The Light in the Darkness, co-written by a researcher and Holocaust survivor, aims to educate a new generation—and inspire them to learn more.

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A Stanford Proposal Over AI's 'Foundations' Ignites Debate

A research paper that dubs some artificial intelligence models "foundational" is sparking a dispute over the future of the field.

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Watch Apple’s iPhone 13 Launch Event Right Here

The big show starts at 1 pm Eastern, 10 am Pacific.

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Greg LeMond and the Amazing Candy Colored Dream Bike

The Tour de France legend and anti-doping crusader is building an ultralight ebike that he hopes will be fun as hell to ride—and jumpstart a US carbon-fiber boom.

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Monday, September 13, 2021

Take Your Tunes Anywhere With Our Fave Bluetooth Speakers

These are our favorite portable speakers of all shapes and sizes, from clip-ons to a massive boom box.

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When You're Living in an Immaterial World, What's for Sale?

On influencers, symbolic analysts, and buying and selling in the age of turbo-capitalism.

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Why It’s So Hard to Predict Where the Pandemic Is Headed Next

Human behavior has changed along with the virus and public health measures to contain it. For modelers, it’s a curveball.

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‘Neurograins’ Could be the Next Brain-Computer Interfaces

Dozens of microchips scattered over the cortical surface might allow researchers to listen in on thousands of neurons at the same time.

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How to Make Podcasts Better for People With Hearing Loss

Here are some easy ways to make audio more accessible for everyone.

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