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On the Get WIRED podcast, the philanthropist and Microsoft cofounder tackles everything from Covid-19 vaccine development to TikTok.
Scientists have been studying treatments for the disease for half a year. Lack of coordination and a broken system mean they still don’t know very much.
Field Trip offers supervised, in-clinic drug experiences to treat some mental illnesses. But if you want to keep your social distance, an app to stand watch could be the next-best thing.
The shower actually started in mid-July but won't reach its full illumination until the Earth passes through the bulk of the debris between August 11 and August 13.
The removal of the massively popular chat platform, owned by Chinese tech giant Tencent, could adversely impact iPhone sales in the country.
WIRED Tested. These are our favorite portable Bluetooth speakers of all shapes and sizes, from waterproof clip-ons to a massive boombox.
A government-funded system known as Most Serious Violence was built to predict first offenses but turned out to be wildly inaccurate.
If you don't have AC at home, or are stuck in the heat outdoors, we have tips and gear for you.
New computer simulations model an alternate way of thinking about the cosmos: as a cyclic universe that has no beginning or end.
You don't have to stay inside Google and Apple's walled gardens. But if you choose to venture out, proceed with caution.
Researchers found troubling bugs in open-source libraries used by financial institutions.
Not only is the app many Americans' primary means of communicating with China, it's also been the mobilizing arm of Chinese Trumpism.
Plus: A Canon ransomware hack, a nasty Twitter bug, and more of the week's top security news.
Just like with AirDrop on Apple devices, you're now able to send almost anything to your contacts close by.
Good news! An orbiter saw signs of almost a dozen previously uncounted colonies in Antarctica, boosting known numbers for a threatened species.
The leak contains information that the company makes available to partners and customers under NDA. A researcher says it came from a breach.
Thousands of eateries are closing amid the pandemic. Delivery specialists are popping up, but some observers worry about a loss of culture and community.
From $5 iPhone cases to a discounted LG OLED, we've rounded up sales on some of our favorite gear.
You might have had to cancel your trip to Hawaii, but you can still go on an end-of-summer expedition.
Do you need a monitor, desk, webcam, laptop, microphone, or pair of headphones? Here's our ultimate laundry list of recommended gear to improve your new home office.