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Koch Brothers Are Cities’ New Obstacle to Building Broadband


The Taxpayers Protection Alliance, backed in part by the Koch brothers, tried to kill a municipal fiber-optic project to deliver high-speed internet access in Louisville.

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The Whirl Is Not Enough: Hundred-Dollar Fidget Spinners


These titanium, brass, and Damascus steel objets d’art will long outlast the plastic doo-dad craze.

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In China, a Three-Digit Score Could Dictate Your Place in Society


China is taking the idea of a credit score to the extreme, using big data to track and rank what you do—your purchases, your pastimes, your mistakes.

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The Researcher Who Wants to Bring AI to Factories


Andrew Ng, formerly of Google and Baidu, has a new company to help manufacturers use artificial intelligence techniques.

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Gadget Lab Podcast: Our Favorite Gadgets From 2017


The editors of WIRED discuss some of their favorite products, and spot a few trends along the way.

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After FCC Abandons Net Neutrality, States Take Up the Fight


Attorneys general in five states say they’ll sue to overturn the FCC’s decision to repeal its net neutrality rules. Officials in Washington and California propose their own net neutrality rules.

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The Biggest Whoppers From the FCC’s Net Neutrality Meeting


FCC commissioners employed dubious information and curious logic before voting to repeal net neutrality rules.

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Read the FCC’s Two Dissenting Voices on Why Net Neutrality Matters


The FCC has voted to roll back net neutrality rules. Read the statements of dissent from the two Democratic commissioners for a better understanding of just how much damage that can do.

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The FCC Just Killed Net Neutrality. Now What?


Groups plan to contest the FCC decision’s to repeal net neutrality rules.

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The Best 2017 Holiday Tech Deals: Audio, Gaming, TVs, Cameras


There are still a lot of superb holiday tech deals left for 2017, from audio and phones to gaming and TV.

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