Security News This Week: Brexit Edition (Hey, at Least Bitcoin Is OK)

Security News This Week: Brexit Edition (Hey, at Least Bitcoin Is OK)
Each Saturday we round up the news stories that we didn’t break or cover in depth at WIRED, but which deserve your attention nonetheless. The post Security News This Week: Brexit Edition (Hey, at Least Bitcoin Is OK) appeared first on WIRED.

This Is One Seriously Cool Garage-Door Opener. Seriously.

The Ryobi Ultra-Quiet Garage Door Opener lets you add a Bluetooth speaker, some lasers, and a battery pack to its modular base unit. The post This Is One Seriously Cool Garage-Door Opener. Seriously. appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

How the House Sit-In Went Down, From the People Who Made It Happen

Members of Congress livestreamed nearly every minute of their historic 26-hour sit-in. This is how government works now. The post How the House Sit-In Went Down, From the People Who Made It Happen appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

Brexit Could Make Space Boffins All Topsy Wopsy, Innit?

Space transcends political boundaries, but access to it is still subject to the decisions made here on Earth. The post Brexit Could Make Space Boffins All Topsy Wopsy, Innit? appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

A Gold-Leaf Brain Lights Up With the Awesome Complexity of Neurons

A Gold-Leaf Brain Lights Up With the Awesome Complexity of Neurons

“When you have this gigantic thing looming in front of you with the lights draping over it and it’s just exploding with activity, even a little kid can look at that and just be like, ‘Holy shit! This is really complicated.'” The post A Gold-Leaf Brain Lights Up With the Awesome Complexity of Neurons appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

A Few Thor: Ragnarok Updates, Straight From Its Director

The director is hard at work on his new Marvel project. Here’s what he had to say about the movie so far. The post A Few Thor: Ragnarok Updates, Straight From Its Director appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

While You Were Offline: What Twitter Talks About When It’s Not Talking Brexit

A whole lot of ridiculousness went down online this past week, but most of it disappeared as soon as news broke that the UK had voted to leave the EU. The post While You Were Offline: What Twitter Talks About When It’s Not Talking Brexit appeared first… Continue reading

Space Photos of the Week: A Star Cluster Gets Patriotic

Space Photos of the Week: A Star Cluster Gets Patriotic

Space photos of the week, June 19—25, 2016. The post Space Photos of the Week: A Star Cluster Gets Patriotic appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

Twitter Burn: The Independence Day Kids Get the Last Laugh

Actor Ross Bagley, whose role as Will Smith’s stepson was re-cast, won the Internet today with this Twitter burn about the sequel. The post Twitter Burn: The Independence Day Kids Get the Last Laugh appeared first on WIRED. Continue reading

JBL’s Charge 3 waterproof speakers are big on battery and bass

JBL Charge 3 I do the same thing every time I get a waterproof device – I take it home, fill up the sink and dunk it. It’s a strangely cathartic, a sort of gadget baptism, and nicely refreshing for someone who spends so much of his time cautiously handling expensive hardware devices. The only thing that beats it are those companies with rugged gadgets that demand you bang them with a hammer.… Read More

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