Wired Summaries and Reviews

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10 Article

Is Big Tech Merging With Big Brother? Kinda Looks Like It

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 Article
Jordan Schneider
Wired, 2020
10 Article

Barack Obama, Neural Nets, Self-Driving Cars, and the Future of the World

The President in Conversation with MIT’s Joi Ito and Wired’s Scott Dadich
Joi Ito et al.
Wired, 2016
9 Video

Quantum Computing Expert Explains One Concept in 5 Levels of Difficulty

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 Article

What Really Happened in Iceland’s Four-Day Week Trial

The success of the trial made global headlines. But the actual results tell a more complex story
Nicole Kobie
Wired, 2021
9 Article
Barath Raghavan and Bruce Schneier
Wired, 2021
9 Article

The World Is Still Producing More Oil Than It Needs. Why?

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 Article

She Helped Wreck the News Business. Here’s Her Plan to Fix It

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 Article

The Confessions of Marcus Hutchins, the Hacker Who Saved the Internet

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 Video

Biologist Explains One Concept in 5 Levels of Difficulty – CRISPR

WIRED has challenged biologist Neville Sanjana to explain this concept to 5 different people; a 7 year-old, a 14 year-old, a college student, a grad student and a CRISPR expert.
Neville Sanjana
Wired, 2017