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In the April issue of WIRED, senior writer Andy Greenberg goes underground with the dissidents trying to overthrow Kim Jong-un—one USB stick at a time. North Korean activists hope to undermine the regime’s propaganda by smuggling in bootleg copies of Titanic and old episodes of Friends. It’s a pop cultural revolution!

• Engineering the world’s strangest, tastiest beer
• A hoverboard that works—at last!
• Turning LA’s concrete river into a lush urban oasis
• Inside China’s toxic gadget factories
• Amp up movie night: the ultimate home theater gear
• How dull activities can inspire creative thinking

It’s the WIRED vision of how innovation is shaping the future, featuring content not available in the print magazine.

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What I expect from wired

This is my first digital subscription so maybe I'm ignorant of what exactly I should be expecting but I really think WIRED is doing a great job of taking advantage of all the capabilities of digital publishing. The interactive elements are very well integrated and enhance the experience rather than distracting from it. And while it might seem like a lot of adds to some I had no objections there. The features themselves are all self contained and uninterrupted by advertisement. Sounds like a lot of people are having technical issues but I can't speak to that, it works great for me.

Not sure why all the bad reviews

I think people have to go out of their way to review this app, and I'm pretty sure most people have absolutely no issues. Yah, there can be some quirky behavior at time, but this app is a great way to experience wire magazine. Years later it still is pushing the bar for interactivity and an immersive experience. This app is one of my favorite ways to enjoy wired magazine.

I wish they could add rules for the auto remove feature. That would be excellent.

Great Magazine, Crappy App

As fantastic a technology magazine as Wired is, so disappointing is this most mediocre of all apps. I always have tremendous difficulty downloading the latest and past issues. It seems to choke, even on moderately fast networks, when trying to download a single issue. If I try to download multiple issues to catch up, forget it.

If you ever do get an issue downloaded, then the web links, audio and video are a great addendum. Alas, it is so rare that I get a successful download of an issue, that I give up. I am going back to pepper.

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