THE WORLD CUP, NETFLIX, AND THE SANITIZED FUTURE OF SPORTS

A new wave of sports documentaries promises behind-the-scenes access to beloved athletes. But these manufactured series are serving...

ELON MUSK'S TWITTER FILES ARE A FEAST FOR CONSPIRACY THEORISTS

From QAnon influencers to catturd, the very online right sees exactly what they want to see in the CEO's orchestrated disclosure.

 
 
 

A ROW ERUPTS OVER TEXAS' BOLD BITCOIN BATTERY PLAN

Bitcoin miners say they can help stabilize a shaky power grid and prevent blackouts. Experts say it will make the problem worse.

SAN FRANCISCO HAS REVERSED ITS KILLER ROBOT PLAN

The city rolled back a controversial decision to let robots use lethal force without human intervention. But the fight is far from...

 
 
 

SCAMMERS ARE SCAMMING OTHER SCAMMERS OUT OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS

On cybercrime forums, user complaints about being duped may accidentally expose their real identities.

A RECESSION LOOMS OVER THE POSH WORLD OF INFLUENCERS

With energy prices soaring and inflation taking off, the business of flaunting luxury might stop booming.

 
 
 

ELECTRONIC SECOND SKINS ARE THE WEARABLES OF THE FUTURE

Flexible e-skins could be used to measure wearers' blood pressure, temperature, and oxygen levels in real time, assisting with diagnoses...

STORMZY HAS BUILT A LAST-OF-ITS-KIND SOCIAL MEDIA EMPIRE

The UK grime rapper transformed Merky into a music label, a book imprint, and advocacy campaigns-something that may be impossible in...

 
 
 

PARK RANGERS ARE USING SILENT EBIKES TO CATCH POACHERS

A Swedish electric bike is helping Mozambique's park rangers protect game and reducing the need for fossil fuel infrastructure in Africa's...

I FOUND THE PERFECT REPLACEMENT FOR TWITTER. IT'S LINKEDIN

In a fragmented online world, the professional social network is finding mass appeal.

 
 
 

TESLA'S BERLIN HUB CAN'T HIRE ENOUGH PEOPLE, OR KEEP THEM

The company's staffing problems have been magnified in Germany, where it is unable to meet targets as more workers head for the exit.

A PROACTIVE WAY TO DETECT CANCER AT ITS EARLIEST STAGES

Medtech firm Earli is working on a way to make tumors announce themselves as they appear-and even provide directions to where they...

 
 
 

AMAZON'S CREEP INTO HEALTH CARE HAS SOME EXPERTS SPOOKED

Using the tech giant's new telehealth service will mean trusting it with your private data.

POP-UP FARMING PODS TO HELP COLONIZERS GROW CROPS ON MARS

Interstellar Lab's inflatable BioPod is designed to help plants survive inhospitable conditions on Earth and allow explorers to settle...

 
 
 

VOLVO EX90: THE BIGGEST PROBLEM FOR THE NEW EV FLAGSHIP IS POLESTAR

The EX90 ushers in a new era of lidar-driven safety tech for Volvo. But if it's nearly the same as the Polestar 3 underneath, how can...

BEST CYBER MONDAY 2022 DEALS UK: APPLE, HUAWEI, ANKER AND MORE

Real Cyber Monday discounts on top-class tech, handpicked by WIRED's Gear team

 
 
 

BEST CYBER MONDAY 2022 DEALS UNDER £50: XBOX, RAZER, SAMSUNG AND MORE

Thoroughly decent Cyber Monday discounts on earbuds, fitness trackers, tablets, gifts and more

BEST CYBER MONDAY 2022 DEALS UK: APPLE, HUAWEI, ANKER AND MORE

Real Cyber Monday discounts on top-class tech, handpicked by WIRED's Gear team

 
 
 

A PEEK INSIDE THE FBI'S UNPRECEDENTED JANUARY 6 GEOFENCE DRAGNET

Google provided investigators with location data for more than 5,000 devices as part of the federal investigation into the attack on...

BEST CYBER MONDAY 2022 DEALS UNDER £50: LIVE THIS WEEKEND

Thoroughly decent Cyber Monday discounts on earbuds, fitness trackers, tablets, gifts and more

 
 
 



Law & Order: SVU's Kelli Giddish says goodbye to her costars ahead of final...

Law & Order: SVU's Kelli Giddish says goodbye to her costars ahead of final episode

Kelli Giddish, 42, shared a loving goodbye to her costars on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit on Thursday, hours before her final episode was set to air. Read more ...

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Moscow fire: Huge blaze at shopping centre as roof collapses and explosions heard

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Pakistan vs England, second Test live scoreboard - Day one

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Body scrub Frank Body which claims to soothe dry hands and fight body acne...

Body scrub Frank Body which claims to soothe dry hands and fight body acne is back in stock

An Australian beauty brands body scrub that sold out within five days of launch has been restocked just before Christmas - and customers can't wait to get their hands on a tub. Read more ...

Heartbroken Scots mum who lost son in drowning accident abroad hails success...

Heartbroken Scots mum who lost son in drowning accident abroad hails success for her campaign

Julie Love's son, Colin, died off the coast of Venezuela in 2009 - and her 13-year campaign for more support has now paid off. Read more ...

Missing 17-year-old boy found dead in park pond after police search

Missing 17-year-old boy found dead in park pond after police search

Police have confirmed the death of the teenager who was discovered in Queens Park in Crewe during the early hours of December 8. Read more ...

Men pay £500 an hour to fly across the world and be beaten up by ex-glamour...

Men pay £500 an hour to fly across the world and be beaten up by ex-glamour model

Sophie Larissa Weiss makes a living by beating up men in her living room, wrestling them to the floor, choking them and even punching them in the face. Read more ...

Scots mum who gave birth to baby in bedroom thanks hero ambulance staff

Scots mum who gave birth to baby in bedroom thanks hero ambulance staff

Laura Jackson said she was terrified after going into labour in her home in Rutherglen. Read more ...

'Warm banks' are an outrage - a failure of the welfare state and the Tory...

'Warm banks' are an outrage - a failure of the welfare state and the Tory government

The existence of warm banks is also a damning indictment of the UK's 21st century welfare state. A social security system should have compassion at its core, with the needs of... Read more ...

Green party boss Slater admits scathing report is a 'wake up call' for Scot...

Green party boss Slater admits scathing report is a 'wake up call' for Scot Gov on climate change

EXCLUSIVE: In an interview with the Record, Lorna Slater conceded efforts to drive down Scotland's emissions weren't going fast enough. Read more ...