Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Google Android 9 Pie: The 5 Best New Features

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Google Android 9 Pie: The 5 Best New Features

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Here are five stand-out features from Android Pie, the next version of Google’s mobile operating system, which was released today.Getty ImagesHere are five stand-out features from Android Pie, the next version of Google’s mobile operating system, which was released today.Getty ImagesGoogle has just released the final version of its Android P software, which was first…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired ‘Heaven Will Be Mine’ Review: In Space, No One Can Hear You Reach Out

Hexbyte Tech News Wired ‘Heaven Will Be Mine’ Review: In Space, No One Can Hear You Reach Out

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Giant robots and melancholy pasts collide in the florid, impressionistic new visual novel.Worst Girls GamesGiant robots and melancholy pasts collide in the florid, impressionistic new visual novel.Worst Girls GamesIt’s 1981, in a version of reality where the Cold War was waged not human to human, but human to extraterrestrial enemy from beyond the stars. To…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired My Two-Week Edible-Insect Feast

Hexbyte Tech News Wired My Two-Week Edible-Insect Feast

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The insects appeared at my Chicago doorstep in swarms. Crickets, grasshoppers, locusts, mealworms, ants—all of them dead on arrival, entombed in resealable bags and glass jars. Before long, my apartment was overrun with bugs, and soon all of my meals would be too. I had summoned this infestation, ranging from whole dried insects to bug-based…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Quantum Computing Will Create Jobs. But Which Ones?

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Quantum Computing Will Create Jobs. But Which Ones?

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Chris Monroe’s vision for quantum computers is simple: He wants people to use them. Monroe, a physicist and co-founder of the quantum computing startup IonQ, wants the machines to be as sleek as the iPhone. He wants people to code on them without needing to understand complicated quantum physics. Basically, he wants the devices to…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Meet the Tempest, the UK’s Very British Fighter Jet

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Meet the Tempest, the UK’s Very British Fighter Jet

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A model of a Tempest, the UK’s new fighter jet, sits on display on day two of the Farnborough International Airshow in Farnborough, UK, on July 17, 2018.Bloomberg/Getty ImagesA model of a Tempest, the UK’s new fighter jet, sits on display on day two of the Farnborough International Airshow in Farnborough, UK, on July 17,…