Wired Summaries and Reviews

See all summaries and reviews from Wired at a glance.

WIRED has challenged IBM’s Dr. Talia Gershon (Senior Manager, Quantum Research) to explain quantum computing to 5 different people: a child, teen, a college student, a grad student and a professional.

Talia Gershon

Wired, 2018

9
The success of the trial made global headlines. But the actual results tell a more complex story

Nicole Kobie

Wired, 2021

9
Do you want happier, productive, more engaged, and more fulfilled employees and co-workers? Well, you should campaign to let them work remotely. Here’s why.

Jaclyn Greenberg

Wired, 2021

6

Barath Raghavan and Bruce Schneier

Wired, 2021

9
The all-seeing Amazon, Google, and Facebook have every incentive to help the national security state undermine privacy, free speech and democracy. We’ve read this book before.

David Samuels

Wired, 2019

10
Today, petroleum producers around the world will start shutting down wells after the Covid-19 pandemic caused demand to plummet. What took them so long?

Daniel Oberhaus

Wired, 2020

9
Nandini Jammi’s advertiser boycotts scared brands away from journalism and into shady ad tech. Now she wants to teach marketers to think for themselves again.

Gilad Edelman

Wired, 2020

9
Requests are rising from law enforcement for information on devices, which can include internet queries, food orders and overheard conversations.

Sidney Fussell

Wired, 2020

8
At 22, he single-handedly put a stop to the worst cyberattack the world had ever seen. Then he was arrested by the FBI. This is his untold story.

Andy Greenberg

Wired, 2020

9