Meet the 2014 Thiel Fellowship Finalists-Teen Technorati EP1 of 8-WIRED

20 winners. $100,000 each. The chance to bring an idea to life. We follow 40 student finalists as they compete for a coveted and controversial Thiel Fellowship. Their projects range from cancer research to new app technology, but there’s just one catch if they win—they’ll have to drop out of school. Meet the 2014 Thiel […]

San Diego Comic Con 2013 Trivia Death Match Against WIRED’s Giant Robot | Angry Nerd

WIRED’s Angry Nerd Chris Baker takes on the WIRED robot at Comic Con for a trivia test about all things robot-related. Find out how many rounds you could go with the robot and who wins. Subscribe to the all new Wired channel here: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCftwRNsjfRo08xYE31tkiyw?sub_confirmation=1 Visit the Wired channel for more video: http://www.youtube.com/wired […]

Nokia 3310 vs iPhone 6s Throwdown | Tech Guts | WIRED

In this episode, watch as we tear down Nokia’s 3310 and the iPhone 6s. We pull them apart, compare them, and give interesting tech, cultural details and statistics. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED Instagram: http://instagram.com/WIRED Tumblr: http://WIRED.tumblr.com Want […]

Watch FX Experts Build a Prototype of a 14-Foot Creature-WIRED

The design phase is over, and now it’s time to prove that the 14-foot-tall creature can be built. As the team starts to build the prototype, challenges arise due to the creature’s size and scale. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired […]

This Real-Life Iron Man Glove Can Do Some Damage | WIRED

A fun look at all the things that are possible when wielding the powerful Iron Man glove. Iron Man glove designed and built by Patrick Priebe – http://www.laser-gadgets.com/ Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED Instagram: http://instagram.com/WIRED Tumblr: http://WIRED.tumblr.com Want […]

Step Into the VOID, Where VR Merges With the Real World | WIRED

At the Utah-based “hyperreality” startup, they don’t want to make the real world disappear—they want to bring it into your headset for a an all-new kind of adventure. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED Instagram: http://instagram.com/WIRED Tumblr: http://WIRED.tumblr.com Want […]

Can Prosthetics Outperform Real Limbs? | Cyborg Nation

MIT Media Lab’s Hugh Herr explains how he looks to nature when developing new bionic appendages. The amputee and avid rock climber discusses how his biomechatronics division is pioneering the technologies that aim to augment human physical capabilities. SUBSCRIBE for more videos: http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED […]

How Oculus Solved Virtual Reality-WIRED

The 1990s saw the rise—and fall—of virtual reality. While everyone could imagine a technology that allowed us to be somewhere else, no one was able to make it happen. No one, that is, until an 18-year-old named Palmer Luckey invented the Oculus Rift. We speak with Luckey and other Oculus employees about how they managed […]

Inside the Incredible Visual Effects of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” | Design FX

Mike Seymour goes behind the visual effects that earned “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” an Oscar nod. See how Industrial Light & Magic crafted complex action sequences, detailed environments, and realistic characters with the help of advanced motion-capture technology and performances from actors like Lupita Nyong’o. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 […]

How the 3-Pointer Is Changing The NBA | Data Attack

The NBA is undergoing a radical shift based on the Moreyball approach and an obsession with Points Per Possession. It’s not only Steph Curry and the Warriors; watch as we take a closer look at this new trend. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: […]

What’s Inside: Strike-Anywhere Matches and the Science Behind Them-WIRED

We break down the science of strike-anywhere matches to see what makes sparks fly. Subscribe to the all new Wired channel here: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCftwRNsjfRo08xYE31tkiyw?sub_confirmation=1 Visit the Wired channel for more video: http://www.youtube.com/wired Strike-Anywhere Matches and the Science Behind Them – What’s Inside – Wired Magazine Connect with Wired Online: Visit Wired.com: […]

High-Speed Robots Part 1: Meet BettyBot in “Human Exclusion Zone” Warehouses-The Window-WIRED

Get a bots’-eye view of the "human exclusion zone" in a massive warehouse where an army of high-tech robots finds and fulfills up to 30,000 orders a day. Subscribe to the all new Wired channel here: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCftwRNsjfRo08xYE31tkiyw?sub_confirmation=1 Visit the Wired channel for more video: http://www.youtube.com/wired Meet BettyBot – High-Speed Robots Run Massive […]

Tesla’s Powerwall Home Battery: The Stuff Worth Knowing

Elon Musk recently unveiled Tesla Energy and the Powerwall home battery. I’ll attempt to cut through the hype and break down the basics to get you primed for your next water-cooler convo. NOTE: One of the most important things we neglected to mention in the video is that a big part of the appeal for […]

GoPro Hero5 Black vs. Session vs. Garmin Virb | OOO with Brent Rose

GoPro’s new 4K cameras, the Hero5 Black and Hero5 Session, aim to deliver the best GoPro experience yet. Brent Rose takes them through their paces, and compares the Hero5 to Garmin’s impressive Virb Ultra 30. Follow Brent Rose: http://www.instagram.com/brentdangerrose Tweets by brentrose https://www.facebook.com/BrentRoseFanPage/ http://www.brentrose.com Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH […]

Is Vaping Really Healthier than Smoking? | OOO with Brent Rose

Vaping is smoking’s hottest new trend–just ask Leonardo DiCarpio who was caught puffing on one at the Golden Globes. The industry claims this is a safe alternative to cigarettes, but how much do we really know about the health effects of vaping? From The Vape Shop to USC’s Health and Science campus, Brent Rose explores […]

Codefellas S1 EP3: How to Hack a Website-WIRED

Nicole finally gets a chance to hack into someone’s personal email, only to find herself in the bowels on Agent Topple’s locked messages from the 90s. As imagined, this is unfortunate. Subscribe to the all new Wired channel here: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCftwRNsjfRo08xYE31tkiyw?sub_confirmation=1 Visit the Wired channel for more video: http://www.youtube.com/wired Codefellas EP3: How […]

How Trump’s Immigration Crackdown Will Hurt Silicon Valley

Immigrants founded half of the billion dollar startups in the US. Now many worry that Trump’s travel bans and plans to limit work visas could hamper growth in Silicon Valley. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED Instagram: http://instagram.com/WIRED Tumblr: […]

How to Pack for the Apocalypse | OOO with Brent Rose

Bug-out bags/survival kits are a controversial topic. Everybody has a different philosophy about what makes a good one. This is Brent’s. While bigger and heavier than a lot of the bags you’ll see online, you can keep it in the closet by your front door or the trunk of your car, and you’ll be prepared […]