Gadget Lab Podcast: What the Tumblr Porn Ban Means for Users

Gadget Lab Podcast: What the Tumblr Porn Ban Means for Users

The internet is for porn. Lately, though, platforms have become squeamish about hosting it. Facebook doesn’t allow nudity. Neither does Instagram. Patreon put the kibosh on creators adult content. Now, microblogging site Tumblr—previously one of the most porn-friendly...
Qualcomm’s New Snapdragon Chip Suggests 5G Is Almost Here

Qualcomm’s New Snapdragon Chip Suggests 5G Is Almost Here

Chipmaker Qualcomm today revealed the latest version of its Snapdragon mobile chip for smartphones. In addition to a bump in performance, this new bit of silicon comes with a notable addition: support for 5G wireless technology. The new chip, the Snapdragon 855, will...
Black Friday 2018: Best Laptop, Tablet, and Phone Deals

Black Friday 2018: Best Laptop, Tablet, and Phone Deals

Laptop makers love to hitch their wagon to a good sale, and Black Friday weekend is one of their favorites. There are a bunch of PC deals going on all the way through Cyber Monday as well. We’ve spent days sifting through sales to find devices worth your time....
Black Friday 2018: The Absolute Best Tech Deals Online

Black Friday 2018: The Absolute Best Tech Deals Online

We know how you’re feeling. You’re full of turkey (or maybe Tofurky!) but the deals are happening, and they’re happening right about now. Well, fear not. We here on the WIRED Gear team have been patrolling every online deal we could find for the past...