Ars Technica
This is what it’s like to be struck by lightning
May 28th, 2017, 07:00 AM
If hit by lightning, there’s a 9 in 10 chance to survive—what are the lasting effects?
Doctor Who: The Pyramid at the End of the World review
May 27th, 2017, 07:00 AM
Polite Monks will take world if asked nicely; conventional weapons still useless.
Say goodbye to the video store, hello to the non-profit foundation
May 27th, 2017, 07:00 AM
How one of the last video stores turned non-profit with an eye on preservation.
Conan drops players into iconic fantasy battles—and their 1930s mindset
May 27th, 2017, 07:00 AM
But are there enough brains behind the brawn?
Ars tests out Amazon’s first pick-up grocery store in the world
May 27th, 2017, 07:00 AM
Easy and painless, so long as you like Amazon's selection (and Prime-exclusive rules).
A fascinating graphic novel about the origins of Dungeons & Dragons
May 27th, 2017, 07:00 AM
Rise of the Dungeon Master explores the people who changed storytelling with D&D.
Our galaxy produces 9 trillion kilograms of antimatter a second—how?
May 27th, 2017, 07:00 AM
New study proposes a (relatively) mundane source: a specific class of supernova.
Uber, Lyft returning to Austin as driver-fingerprinting dispute ends
May 26th, 2017, 07:00 AM
Legislation, to be signed by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, paves way for some comebacks.
Radio-controlled pacemakers aren’t as hard to hack as you (may) think
May 26th, 2017, 07:00 AM
The four major makers aren't properly securing critical cardiac devices, report says.
Memorial Day weekend means F1, the Indy 500, NASCAR, and the Nürburgring 24
May 26th, 2017, 07:00 AM
It's the biggest weekend in racing, so what are you planning to watch?
Dealmaster: Memorial Day deals like $350 off a Dell Inspiron 15 and more
May 26th, 2017, 07:00 AM
Plus savings on dash cams, smart TVs, monitors, smart vacuums, and more.
Uber walks away from Otto trademark
May 26th, 2017, 07:00 AM
With a litigation deadline in the Waymo v. Uber case, the company has enough going on.
Comcast customer satisfaction drops 6% after TV price hikes, ACSI says
May 26th, 2017, 07:00 AM
Customers unhappy with Comcast TV and Charter's Time Warner Cable Internet.
Viral video of girl snatched by sea lion raises “seal finger” awareness
May 26th, 2017, 07:00 AM
It’s unclear if the girl has it, but the Internet made sure she got proper treatment.
Destiny 2 moves to a more server-centric networking model
May 26th, 2017, 07:00 AM
"Hybrid" approach mixes dedicated servers and some peer-to-peer communication.
Trump has an iPhone with one app: Twitter
May 26th, 2017, 07:00 AM
Trump retired his trademark Samsung device in March after taunting Schwarzenegger.
Calculating when your climate will start to seem weird
May 26th, 2017, 07:00 AM
What we do between now and then could make a noticeable difference.
Creator of SecurID sues Apple, Visa over digital payment patents
May 26th, 2017, 07:00 AM
A company that couldn't strike a deal with Visa now seeks patent royalties.
Far Cry 5 takes series to deadliest land of all: Disenfranchised America
May 26th, 2017, 07:00 AM
2018 battle against armed Montana cult is inspired by... the subprime mortgage crisis?
During a hospital stay, all microbial hell breaks loose between you and the room
May 26th, 2017, 07:00 AM
Within 24 hours, your microbes stake their flags in their new hospital territory.