Wired Magazine

By Deane Barker on July 27, 2003

Wired: The Coolest Magazine on the Planet: I can’t believe Wired is 10 years old already.

“Wired was important not just because it was the first magazine to make the computer world seem hip; it also trained its eye on the implications of the onrushing new technology, not merely on appraising the newest machines and trendiest gadgets.”

This article is actually a review of a new book about Wired, but it reveals a lot of details about what made Wired what it is today (and isn’t).