How Facebook’s Anti-Revenge Porn Tools Failed Katie Hill

Twitter declined to provide any comment, and instead pointed me to the company’s nonconsensual nudity policy. The original DailyMail.com tweet—nude photo, shortened link, and all—remains online, with 1,500 retweets and 2,300 likes. "What we know…

Opinion: AI For Good is Often Bad

After speaking at an MIT conference on emerging AI technology earlier this year, I entered a lobby full of industry vendors and noticed an open doorway leading to tall grass and shrubbery recreating a slice…

Today’s Cartoon: Streaming Dreams

Monday, November 18, 2019. By Ellis Rosen, with cartooncollections.com. The days of carrier smartphone subsidies are long gone—but streaming subscriptions are filling the void. Every weekday, WIRED publishes a new cartoon about the worlds of…

Everybody Loves Rey, a Star Wars Story

Annamarie McIntosh is coming undone. People in comic-book tees are rushing past her, lit up by too-bright fluorescents. She's surrounded by massive signs with corporate logos, from Nintendo to DC Comics. The cavernous hall is…

Star Wars: Beyond the Rise of Skywalker

Star Wars Celebration, the official fan festival, attracted about 65,000 people this year. Two of the four days for the 2020 event are already sold out. In 2017, Lego unveiled the Ultimate Collector Series Millennium…