Europas verkannte Stärken im KI-Wettrennen

Drohen China und die USA technologisch übermächtig zu werden? Außenminister Gabriel ruft Europa auf, sich zu wehren. Gerade beim Thema Künstliche Intelligenz gibt es Aufholbedarf, wie eine neue Untersuchung zeigt. Doch neben Herausforderungen gibt es auch Chancen – Europa müsste sie nur nutzen. Regelmäßig neue Updates aus dem WIRED-Kosmos! Drohen China und die USA technologisch […]

Boy dies after surgery to remove 10-pound facial tumor

Emanuel Zayas was suffering from a rare disorder called polyostotic fibrous dysplasia. “I am saddened by the fact that we are losing him and that the physiological stress of the surgery was apparently too much for his compromised anatomy,” said Dr. Robert Marx, chief of oral and maxillofacial surgery for the University of Miami Health […]

Sudanese authorities release Reuters, AFP journalists

Sudanese authorities on Monday released a Reuters journalist and an Agence France-Presse (AFP) reporter who were detained w1hile covering protests in Khartoum on Wednesday last week. Reuters Staff 2 Min Read CAIRO (Reuters) – Sudanese authorities on Monday released a Reuters journalist and an Agence France-Presse (AFP) reporter who were detained w1hile covering protests in […]

Realizing you can’t have enough JK Simmons, new sci-fi spy series doubles him

New Starz show Counterpart mashes genres in a more satisfying way than Netflix’s Bright. Confused? Luckily, audiences get the gist of this situation early in the series premiere: 30 years ago during the Cold War, scientists were experimenting when something went wrong, opening a passage between two seemingly distinct worlds. “Go through this door,” bossman […]

AI that cracked ancient secret code could help robot translation

Breaking ciphers is like learning to translate a language, so a technique that unscrambled one of the earliest known examples could assist machine translation Secret code or foreign language? For machines, it might not matter. Without any prior knowledge, artificial intelligence algorithms have cracked two classic forms of encryption: the Caesar cipher and Vigenère cipher. […]

Männer beim Sex: Der männliche Orgasmus

Er kommt zu spät, gibt’s das? Ja! Und diesmal stellen Hörer wieder die Fragen im Sexpodcast: Kann ich den Höhepunkt besser timen und kann Mann multiple Orgasmen erleben? Kommt es nur aufs Timing an? Manche Männer kommen später, als sie oder ihre Partnerinnen oder Partner möchten. Viele Hörer wollten deshalb wissen, woran das liegt und […]

White House voicemail blames Democrats

Callers to the White House this weekend got an unusual message from Mr Trump’s staff. The White House changed its answering machine message to blame Donald Trump’s political opponents for its failure to answer calls. The recording was made amid a US government shutdown that left many federal services without staff. But callers to the […]

Wie sollten wir mit unseren Daten im Netz umgehen?

Serviceplan-Chef Florian Haller fordert eine philosophische Debatte über den Umgang mit Spuren im Netz. Regelmäßig neue Updates aus dem WIRED-Kosmos! Serviceplan-Chef Florian Haller fordert eine philosophische Debatte über den Umgang mit Spuren im Netz. Dieses Interview erschien zuerst in der gedruckten Ausgabe des WIRED Magazins im November 2017 und ist Teil der Rubrik „Digitale Republik“. […]

William H. Macy backstage at the SAG Awards: ‘It’s hard to be a man these days’

After winning his SAG Award for ‘Shameless,’ Macy said backstage that “men don’t talk enough and they don’t talk to other men.” It was a puzzling mix.  On what he would tell younger men in his industry: “That’s a really complicated question because on one hand, with what we do for the living, we’ve got to be […]