Recommended Reading: Behind the scenes of 'Blade Runner 2049'

Billy Steele
The Replicant: Inside the Dark Future of 'Blade Runner 2049' Brian Raftery, Wired The much-anticipated Blade Runner sequel is due to hit theaters in two weeks, but Wired wants to make sure you're properly prepared for that viewing.

The Replicant: Inside the Dark Future of 'Blade Runner 2049'
Brian Raftery,
Wired

The much-anticipated Blade Runner sequel is due to hit theaters in two weeks, but Wiredwants to make sure you're properly prepared for that viewing. Step behind the scenes of Blade Runner 2049for a look at the sci-fi, dystopia and darkness.

The Evolution of 'NBA 2K' Is Pretty Incredible When You Stop and Think About It
Kofie Yeboah, SB Nation

Sports games have come a long way, and NBA 2K18 is more proof of that. SB Nation offers a look at just how far the franchise has come.

Inside the Second Coming of Nest
Steven Levy, Wired

Nest revealed its home security gear this week and Wired has the inside look at the company's quest to lock down your home with easy-to-use tech.

The Life, Death and Resurrection of Teddy Ruxpin
Bridget Carey, CNET

Whether you had a Teddy Ruxpin as a kid or not, this piece from CNET is solid read on one of America's most beloved toys.

Bored With Your Fitbit? These Cancer Researchers Aren't
Megan Molteni, Wired

A Fitbit device as a cancer research tool? Yep! Wired has the story of why the company's tech is the preferred choice for doctors and scientists.