Ars Technica
Season 2 of Stranger Things looks even creepier and more intense
July 23rd, 2017, 05:37 PM
The Upside Down is back, and it looks like it's about to eat the world.
First glimpse of Steven Spielberg’s new movie, Ready Player One
July 23rd, 2017, 05:37 PM
This trailer introduces us to a VR dystopia, and has the greatest soundtrack ever.
New book explores how protesters—and governments—use Internet tactics
July 23rd, 2017, 05:37 PM
The protest frontiers are changing. An entrenched researcher explains why they work.
Maybe The Americans is quietly a technophile love letter to the 1980s
July 23rd, 2017, 05:37 PM
Joel Fields and Joe Weisberg talk handheld football, spy tech, mail robot, and more.
Dockless bike sharing lands in Seattle—and leads us down unsavory alleyways
July 23rd, 2017, 05:37 PM
Now in Seattle: two services, 1,000 bikes, and a shoulder shrug at helmet laws.
Level up: How video games evolved to solve significant scientific problems
July 23rd, 2017, 05:37 PM
Science, your chance to use all that time spent gaming for the greater good.
We’ve screwed up the coasts so badly that an invasive species is a plus
July 23rd, 2017, 05:37 PM
When native species are gone, an invasive one can provide ecosystem services.
German energy company wants to build flow batteries in old natural gas caverns
July 22nd, 2017, 05:37 PM
Research for a massive redox flow battery is underway.
Why are so many pre-existing IPs turning to TV? It’s complicated
July 22nd, 2017, 05:37 PM
At ATX Television Fest, execs discuss why familiar franchises keep hitting small screens.
You still cannot vape on US inbound, outbound flights
July 22nd, 2017, 05:37 PM
Statute barring smoking "covers these devices," divided federal appeals court says.
Teleportation is murder: Old trope gets new twist in The Punch Escrow
July 22nd, 2017, 05:37 PM
Already optioned for film, this smart, hard sci-fi thriller checks off a lot of boxes.
Human liver cells seeded in mouse expands 50-fold to functional organoid
July 22nd, 2017, 05:37 PM
Scientists work out the cellular assembly for seeding a whole new organ.
Family of dead AlphaBay suspect says he was a “good boy”
July 22nd, 2017, 05:37 PM
Alexandre Cazes, 26, also apparently spent a lot of time in a "pickup artist" forum.
Senator blasts FCC for refusing to provide DDoS analysis
July 21st, 2017, 05:37 PM
FCC is either too secretive or is unprepared for future attacks, senator says.
Microsoft’s secret weapon in ongoing struggle against Fancy Bear? Trademark law
July 21st, 2017, 05:37 PM
"Redirecting…Strontium domains will directly disrupt current Strontium infrastructure."
Verizon accused of throttling Netflix and YouTube, admits to “video optimization”
July 21st, 2017, 05:37 PM
Verizon claims mobile video experience not affected; some customers disagree.
Google denies claims of a desktop Google.com revamp
July 21st, 2017, 05:37 PM
Report says the famously plain Google homepage is changing. Google says it's not.
Paying people to preserve forests really seems to work
July 21st, 2017, 05:37 PM
It's a cost-effective option for carbon management.
Mario Kart director philosophical about need for the blue shell
July 21st, 2017, 05:37 PM
"You know, sometimes life isn't fair."
Yes, ancient civilizations on Mars sounds crazy. And yet…
July 21st, 2017, 05:37 PM
If such civilizations really existed in the past, could we find them today?