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Over the years, Moore has photographed more than 200 species and worked alongside research teams that have identified six new species—and rediscovered six others previously thought lost.
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Open Windows is viewed almost entirely through a series of computer windows on a laptop screen. WIRED asked star Elijah Wood and writer/director Nacho Vigalondo to interview each other about how they made the movie—and how it intersects with everything from celebrity phone hacking to online harassment.
The post Elijah Wood’s New Movie Is a Prophetic Thriller About Celebrity Hacking appeared first on WIRED.
In a new study published in the Journal of Experimental Biology, scientists have discovered that harvestmen have a hidden hunting skill: catching prey using their glue-coated forelimbs.
Welcome back, my friends, to the superhero show that never ends ... although, come the fall, it does tend to shut up shop just a little and head towards the small screen because it's cold outside and, well, you know how it is. Nonetheless, this week has brought more than just Saturday Night Live's new Marvel movies (but let's be honest: Fancy Ghosts could totally work). X-Men! Avengers! Big Hero 6! Fantastic Four! And a comic book movie that admittedly has nothing to do with superheroes, but we're including it here nonetheless so you shut up! Here are the highlights of the week's superhero movie news.
The post Cape Watch: Hulk and Hawkeye Will Lead the New Avengers Movie appeared first on WIRED.
When everything is in focus, there are no throwaway shots with the Leica M-P. Everything you shoot looks like a frame from some Wim Wenders documentary about the human condition.
The post Leica’s Fancy New M-P Camera May Actually Be Worth $8,000 appeared first on WIRED.
Lamborghini's rolled into the Paris Motor Show with a new concept. It's called the Asterion LPI 910-4. It has all the superlatives you expect from the brand. It delivers over 900 horsepower. It goes from zero to 62 mph in three seconds flat. Top speed is 199 mph.
The post Lamborghini’s First Hybrid Is a 900-Horsepower Rocket appeared first on WIRED.
To keep its customers on the road as much as possible, Tesla has built an international network of Supercharger stations, which can charge the battery in the Model S halfway in just 20 minutes. It’s a good alternative to slow setups that can take hours to charge vehicles, and allows for long-distance journeys if the […]
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Firechat has seen a whopping 210,000 downloads over a two-day span, propelling the title to the number one app overall in Hong Kong on both iOS and Android.
The post The Off-the-Grid Chat App That’s Helping Hong Kong Protestors Organize appeared first on WIRED.
There's a long list of unwritten rules for anyone founding a startup in today's world. You should make sure you're under 30 (and it certainly helps if you're a college dropout). You should set up shop somewhere in Silicon Valley (or at least very nearby). You should avoid entering a market where another massive incumbent already has a billion users. And, most importantly, you should never, ever write a manifesto. Ello founder and CEO Paul Budnitz is breaking every one of those rules.
The post Meet the Man Who Founded Ello After Selling a $35K Pair of Pants appeared first on WIRED.
Two independent researchers say that publicly releasing the code that enables BadUSB attacks will hasten a fix.
The post The Unpatchable Malware That Infects USBs Is Now on the Loose appeared first on WIRED.