Wired’s Found gone without a sound?

foundwetwet.jpg

Wired magazine’s Found is no more. A weird extrapolated gadget, photoshopped receipt or fake mag cover ostensibly stolen from the future, it always added a bite-size note of happy futurism to an issue. Metafilter has a compendium of the last few years’ entries.

Shades of the Blade Runner curse: pictured is a Sharper Image ad from 2012.

About Rob Beschizza

Rob Beschizza is the Managing Editor of Boing Boing. He's @beschizza on Twitter and can be found on Facebook too. Email is dead, but you can try your luck at besc...@gmail.com
This entry was posted in ads, foound and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

4 Responses to Wired’s Found gone without a sound?

  1. georgelazenby says:

    byte-sized

  2. Chris the Tiki guy says:

    Yeah, if it’s gone for good, it both wipes and blows, in that order.

  3. Mycroft says:

    Yeah, I was pissed when I saw it not being there. Weak.

  4. EricT says:

    This is fun. Is that Wheaton on 10 06 BlueTooth?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

 

More BB

Boing Boing Video

Flickr Pool

Digg

Wikipedia

Advertise

Displays ads via FM Tech

RSS and Email

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing with attribution. Boing Boing is a trademark of Happy Mutants LLC in the United States and other countries.

FM Tech