How to Back Up Your iPhone to iCloud or Mac

Apple gives users 5 GB of iCloud storage for free, but that’s probably not enough to cover all of your data. You can buy more storage, but it adds up pretty fast. For data-heavy users, there’s a better way, and you can do it for free.Backing Up to Your Mac …If...

Gadget Lab Podcast: Your DNA Belongs on the Blockchain

You may not realize it, but when you send a spit-filled tube off to a lab that’s going to analyze your DNA, you’re linking the most unique identifier possible (your gene sequence) to other sensitive personal information, like your name, home address, and credit card...

WIRED’s 13 Must-Read Books for Fall

Time to shelve the beach reads and get a bit more serious. As fall approaches, it brings with it scores of Significant New Books—perfect for stimulating your brain on chilly days and nights. From genre fiction (Margaret Atwood’s sequel to The Handmaid’s...