The bleak and charming cyberpunk art of Josan Gonzalez

Josan Gonzalez’s future is the kind of dystopia you want to hang out in. The Spanish illustrator is currently in the midst of crowdfunding a second book in his series, The Future is Now, and it’s the kind of grimy cyberpunk world where everyone seems to feature some kind of …

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Ask Stoya: I'm ashamed of my webcam masturbation

The internet and technology have totally changed sex and relationships, we know you — you adults, anyway, this column is not for children! — have questions about the world of sex. In order to answer them, we’ve asked our friend Stoya — a professional sex-haver — to field any inquiries. …

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Politicians Prefer You Didn’t See Them Like This

If you’ve ever seen Donald Trump’s combover flapping in the wind, you know how satisfying it is to see unflattering images of political candidates. Sure, laughing at their expense isn’t the most noble of human instincts, but it is fun. Irish photographer Mark Duffy revels in that with Vote No. 1. …

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Space Photos of the Week: That’s a Lotta Stars, Yo

Here’s The Thing With Ad Blockers We get it: Ads aren’t what you’re here for. But ads help us keep the lights on. So, add us to your ad blocker’s whitelist or pay $1 per week for an ad-free version of WIRED. Either way, you are supporting our journalism. We’d …

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Nintendo Firing a Female Gamer Only Makes the Trolls More Rabid

Nintendo fired product marketing specialist Alison Rapp this week, a move that followed a ruthless online harassment campaign she’d endured from gamers peeved by changes to their beloved games. The company insists the termination, announced Wednesday, has nothing at all to do with the harassment, but Rapp argues otherwise. Regardless …

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