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Leveraging Social Media to Increase Campus Awareness, Encourage Dialogue Across Universities

Ashley Wren Collins | Posted 08.31.2015 | Technology
Ashley Wren Collins

In the spring of 2007, Seung-Hui Choi killed 32 people and injured 25 more in what is now known as the Virginia Tech Massacre. College campuses ac...

Facebook Notes Fail, Thanks to the Verge

Reid Wegley | Posted 08.21.2015 | Technology
Reid Wegley

This article is not intended as a dig at Facebook, but rather at the tech media. As with a good majority of the stories they cover today, the tech media in this case merely piggybacked on each other's headlines like vultures at the site of a kill.

Wired Founders Are Still Optimistic About The Future Of Technology

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 05.26.2015 | Technology

We spoke to the co-founders of the popular magazine. Here's the wisdom they shared with us.

Catherine Taibi

The New Wired.com Is Here

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Taibi | Posted 03.05.2015 | Media

Wired magazine launched a new website this week, the first major redesign from the company since 2007. “Our number one goal was to create a clean...

Everyone Thinks #TheDress Broke the Internet

Beverly Macy | Posted 04.30.2015 | Technology
Beverly Macy

Anything that's in the category of 'the eye of the beholder' is intriguing. Beauty, truth, wisdom, color -- all subjective to each individual. We're experiencing an individual phenomenon, collectively, in real-time. No one's right. Everyone's right, even if they disagree. WOW, that's unusual.

Here's Why Cats Like Boxes

Wired | Bryan Gardiner | Posted 02.09.2015 | Science

Take heart feline enthusiasts. Your cat’s continued indifference toward her new Deluxe Scratch DJ Deck may be disappointing, but there is an object ...

'Daily Show' Correspondent Jessica Williams Covers Wired

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 12.17.2014 | Media

Comedian, writer and "The Daily Show" correspondent Jessica Williams is aiming to add media mogul to her already impressive resume. As Wired's most...

Faithful Shopper: Great Gifts

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 02.14.2015 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Hanukkah is here, and it's just a few days left before Christmas --- you're running out of time to get this perfect gift, everybody! But there are still plenty of options to find that perfect item.

SNOWDEN TAKES THE FLAG...

Wired | Posted 08.13.2014 | Media

But in all my work, I've never run across anyone quite like Snowden....

Soap the Intelligent, Touch Screen Router Makes Way for Home Automation

Dennis Williams II | Posted 08.17.2014 | Technology
Dennis Williams II

Scavenging the IndieGogo startup farm leaves me with a lot of candidates for my next tech discovery. I think I found a promising product that really fits into a niche that is supported by a lot larger market than you may imagine - I'm talking about a touch screen internet router.

Destined to Be an Entrepreneur

Nova Lorraine | Posted 06.03.2014 | Business
Nova Lorraine

His ability to see patterns in technology and media that are not readily apparent to most is astonishing. Join me in getting to know one of today's most forward thinking business leaders.

Math Genius Hacked OkCupid In Quest To Find 'The One'

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

The odds of finding success when online dating are debatable, but math genius Chris McKinlay put his superior number skills to use and rigged the syst...

Use Headsets to Cut Through the Sea of Sounds

Michael L. Berman | Posted 02.25.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

It's the day after Christmas. There are tiny paw prints on your roof, cookie crumbs near the fireplace and a cacophony of sounds coming from all of the new electronic and mobile devices. Want some peace and quiet? Read on!

My 21st Century Pen Pal And I Use Skype To Chat

April Rudin | Posted 02.03.2014 | Media
April Rudin

The Internet has facilitated immeasurable connectivity between people in any country around the world, and furthered just about everything that I can think of. It has spawned a barrier-free world of information for people to connect and collaborate at will, propelled largely by a desire among humans to share ideas, passions, goals and experience.

The Next Steve Jobs?

Fox News Latino | Posted 11.02.2013 | Latino Voices

A major U.S. technology publication claims to have found the next Steve Jobs – and she lives nowhere near Silicon Valley. Wired magazine believes...

Google Reserves the Right to Be Evil

Craig Aaron | Posted 07.31.2013 | Technology
Craig Aaron

Wasn't Google supposed to be different? The company literally markets Google Fiber as "a different kind of Internet." "Everyone else does it" isn't much of an excuse. If Google is such an innovator, why can't it innovate its terms of service?

WATCH: 'Ag Gag' Laws Silence Factory Farm Whistleblowers

Bill Moyers | Posted 09.10.2013 | Green
Bill Moyers

Ag gag laws are intended to silence whistleblowers and investigators from trying to inform the public about bad practices at factory farms. Now who would want to make it a crime to reveal such abuses?

Digital Fire: Give Us This Day Our Daily Tech

Russell C. Smith | Posted 08.19.2013 | Technology
Russell C. Smith

The Internet poses two questions to people every day: What are you wishing (searching) for right now? How much change (acceleration) can a culture end...

Verizon's Wireless 'Voice Link' as a Replacement of the Wires? The Downgrading and Disconnecting of America's Communications Networks

Bruce Kushnick | Posted 08.18.2013 | Business
Bruce Kushnick

Voice Link is like a cell phone from a decade ago -- before there was 'data'. Voice Link is a box put into the home with an antenna, but it can not do almost any data application that is part of the traditional utility-based phone network.

Milan Wired Next

Jasmina Tesanovic | Posted 08.11.2013 | Technology
Jasmina Tesanovic

The Golden Quadrilateral in today's Milan is composed of haute couture shops, jewelry emporia, and nouveau riche tourists. It's the geographic squa...

The Boston Investigation: The Story of Citizens and Technology

Deborah Stambler | Posted 06.22.2013 | Technology
Deborah Stambler

If we think of an investigation as uncovering and pulling together the pieces of a narrative, then the investigation into the Boston bombing has a multiplicity of voices, perspectives and, in this case, images.

Inside The Wired Origins Of 'Argo'

www.newyorker.com | Posted 04.24.2013 | Media

The climax of the movie "Argo" takes place at the airport in Tehran. Six Americans, having hidden in Iran for three months, are taking this one chance...

WiredHealth: Connect Visionaries to Frontline Providers

Anne Mai Bertelsen | Posted 12.25.2012 | Impact
Anne Mai Bertelsen

The technology gap between industry visionaries and frontline community health-care practitioners needs to be closed if we really want to transform health and wellness.

The World of 'Makers' Revealed by Wired's Chris Anderson

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 12.07.2012 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

Chris Anderson has cemented himself as the premier chronicler of the digital world with the soon to be published new work Makers: The New Industrial Revolution.

A Frustrating Fact of Telephone Life

Jeffrey Shaffer | Posted 12.03.2012 | Comedy
Jeffrey Shaffer

Who was on the phone? I don't know. They hung up. They didn't say anything? No, they just hung up. That's weird. Who do you think it was?