Wired IT

wired-itWIRED.IT (Italy) is part of the WIRED magazine franchise and is a full-color monthly magazine and on-line periodical that reports on how new and developing technology affects culture, the economy, and politics. Owned by Condé Nast, it is headquartered in San Francisco, California. WIRED is known for coining new terms, such as "the Long Tail" and "crowdsourcing". It is also well known for its annual tradition of handing out Vaporware Awards which recognize "products, videogames and other nerdy tidbits pitched, promised and hyped, but never delivered".