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Watch out, Tesla-Ford gets serious with Mustang Mach-E electric crossover

WATCH OUT, TESLA-FORD GETS SERIOUS WITH MUSTANG MACH-E ELECTRIC CROSSOVER

Ford wanted its first long-range EV to be unambiguously a Ford, so it decided to make it a Mustang. [credit: Ford ] LOS ANGELES-The...

California's methane super-emitters

CALIFORNIA'S METHANE SUPER-EMITTERS

Enlarge Methane is a much more potent greenhouse gas than carbon dioxide, trapping much more heat. Point-source methane emitters are...

 
 
 
Google Pixel 4 review-Overpriced, uncompetitive, and out of touch

GOOGLE PIXEL 4 REVIEW-OVERPRICED, UNCOMPETITIVE, AND OUT OF TOUCH

The Pixel 4 XL. [credit: Ron Amadeo ] The Pixel 4 arrived on the market as one of the most leaked, most talked about smartphones of...

“Absolutely relentless” “ad blocker” plasters users with-you guessed it-ads

“ABSOLUTELY RELENTLESS” “AD BLOCKER” PLASTERS USERS WITH-YOU GUESSED IT-ADS

Enlarge A fake ad blocker available outside of Google Play is bombarding Android users with ads, many of them vulgar, and to make...

 
 
 

MICROSOFT SENDS A NEW KIND OF AI PROCESSOR INTO THE CLOUD

Microsoft rose to dominance during the '80s and '90s thanks to the success of its Windows operating system running on Intel's processors,...

Frank Miller inks deal for a Sin City TV series based on his neo-noir comics

FRANK MILLER INKS DEAL FOR A SIN CITY TV SERIES BASED ON HIS NEO-NOIR COMICS

Enlarge / Mickey Rourke played tough guy Marv in the 2005 film, Sin City , and its 2014 sequel, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For. We're...

 
 
 
Tapestry: Has the mythical “2-hour civ-building board game” arrived?

TAPESTRY: HAS THE MYTHICAL “2-HOUR CIV-BUILDING BOARD GAME” ARRIVED?

Enlarge / Gettin' ready for some two-hour civ building. Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our...

The science of audio: How a podcast reveals the pleasant mysteries of hearing

THE SCIENCE OF AUDIO: HOW A PODCAST REVEALS THE PLEASANT MYSTERIES OF HEARING

Enlarge The first episode of audio-obsessed podcast Reasonably Sound that made me stop and think was an early entry called " Whisper...

 
 
 
Dark matter link to regular matter's dominance fails to show up

DARK MATTER LINK TO REGULAR MATTER'S DOMINANCE FAILS TO SHOW UP

Enlarge / Given how messy a typical physics lab is, CERN is just as likely to lose the animator it intends to store. (credit: Maximilien...

The version of Star Wars on Disney+ changes the canon once again

THE VERSION OF STAR WARS ON DISNEY+ CHANGES THE CANON ONCE AGAIN

Enlarge / Who shot first? Drew Stewart got the call at around 2 am: They broke the universe again, you should check it out. So Stewart...

 
 
 
Google search results have more human help than you think, report finds

GOOGLE SEARCH RESULTS HAVE MORE HUMAN HELP THAN YOU THINK, REPORT FINDS

Enlarge / Mountain View, Calif.-May 21, 2018: Exterior view of a Googleplex building, the corporate headquarters of Google and parent...

Supreme Court will review high-stakes Google v. Oracle ruling

SUPREME COURT WILL REVIEW HIGH-STAKES GOOGLE V. ORACLE RULING

Enlarge / Signage stands at the Oracle Corp. headquarters campus in Redwood City, California, on March 14, 2016. (credit: Michael Short/Bloomberg...

 
 
 
Apple bans vaping apps from the iOS App Store

APPLE BANS VAPING APPS FROM THE IOS APP STORE

Enlarge / Woman smoking electronic cigarette. Apple has removed all 181 vaping-related apps from the iOS App Store, Axios reported...

Study: You can tie a quantum knot in a superfluid, but it will soon “untie” itself

STUDY: YOU CAN TIE A QUANTUM KNOT IN A SUPERFLUID, BUT IT WILL SOON “UNTIE” ITSELF

Enlarge / Researchers captured the decay of a quantum knot , which untied itself after a few microseconds and eventually turned into...

 
 
 
Huawei finally ships the foldable Mate X, complete with a protective pouch

HUAWEI FINALLY SHIPS THE FOLDABLE MATE X, COMPLETE WITH A PROTECTIVE POUCH

The Huawei Mate X uses one big wraparound display made by BOE. [credit: Huawei ] Huawei's futuristic foldable smartphone, the Huawei...

Roger Stone convicted of lying to Congress about WikiLeaks contacts, witness tampering

ROGER STONE CONVICTED OF LYING TO CONGRESS ABOUT WIKILEAKS CONTACTS, WITNESS TAMPERING

Enlarge / WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 15: Former adviser to US President Donald Trump, Roger Stone departs the E. Barrett Prettyman United...

 
 
 
Rare genetic condition gives man Eye of Sauron look

RARE GENETIC CONDITION GIVES MAN EYE OF SAURON LOOK

Like this, except less evil lord-like. Move over, Dark Lord of Mordor. There's a new blazing peeper in town. Doctors in Texas came...

The genetic basis of Peruvians' ability to live at high altitude

THE GENETIC BASIS OF PERUVIANS' ABILITY TO LIVE AT HIGH ALTITUDE

Enlarge / Many Peruvians are well adapted to high-altitude life in the Andes. Sherpas are physiologically adapted to breathing, working,...

 
 
 
Ford vs Ferrari review: A big-budget, big-screen take on racing in the 1960s

FORD VS FERRARI REVIEW: A BIG-BUDGET, BIG-SCREEN TAKE ON RACING IN THE 1960S

Matt Damon as Carroll Shelby and Christian Bale as Ken Miles star in Ford vs Ferrari , a new film about Ford's attempt to win the 24...

What the newly released Checkra1n jailbreak means for iDevice security

WHAT THE NEWLY RELEASED CHECKRA1N JAILBREAK MEANS FOR IDEVICE SECURITY

Enlarge It has been a week since the release of Checkra1n , the world's first jailbreak for devices running Apple's iOS 13. Because...

 
 
 



Stadia.com teardown: Crowd Play demo, Code of Conduct, ban screen, and more

Stadia.com teardown: Crowd Play demo, Code of Conduct, ban screen, and more

Today saw the Stadia website go live, and we've been digging pretty deeply into the code for last-minute details on the cloud gaming platform's features. Just two days from... Read more ...

Microsoft Will Kill Off Cortana On iOS And Android In 2020

Microsoft Will Kill Off Cortana On iOS And Android In 2020

While Google Assistant and Alexa might be at the forefront of everyone's minds when it comes to digital assistants, thanks to the rise in popularity of smart speakers like... Read more ...

Intel's 2021 Exascale Vision in Aurora: Two Sapphire Rapids CPUs with Six...

Intel's 2021 Exascale Vision in Aurora: Two Sapphire Rapids CPUs with Six Ponte Vecchio GPUs

For the last few of years, when discussing high performance computing, it has been tough to avoid hearing the word ‘exascale'. Even last month, on 10/18, HPC twitter was awash... Read more ...

How to evolve Milcery in Pokémon Sword and Shield

How to evolve Milcery in Pokémon Sword and Shield

You'll have to do more than just gain some XP. Pokémon has introduced a variety of unique evolution mechanics throughout the years, but the process required to evolve a Milcery... Read more ...

Here's how to trade Pokémon in Sword and Shield

Here's how to trade Pokémon in Sword and Shield

One of the most integral aspects of playing Pokémon is trading your catches with friends so you can complete the Pokédex. There are hundreds of Pokémon in the Sword and Shield... Read more ...

Black Friday at Best Buy: get the Google Pixel 3a on sale for $249.99

Black Friday at Best Buy: get the Google Pixel 3a on sale for $249.99

Best Buy's Black Friday sale is less than two weeks away, and the retailer is giving us a sneak peek with doorbuster deals that you can shop right now. Today only you can get... Read more ...

13-inch vs 16-inch MacBook Pro: How specs, price, keyboards, and more compare

13-inch vs 16-inch MacBook Pro: How specs, price, keyboards, and more compare

On Wednesday, Apple officially released the new 16-inch MacBook Pro. We've already compared it in detail to the 15-inch MacBook Pro it replaces , but what about the 13-inch... Read more ...

IPhone SE 2 and new iPad Pro with 3D camera coming in 2020

IPhone SE 2 and new iPad Pro with 3D camera coming in 2020

There have been lots of rumors about the new iPhone SE 2, the handset is expected to launch in the first quarter of 2020. We have also heard rumors of some new iPad Pro models... Read more ...

Helpful secrets within Pokémon Sword and Shield

Helpful secrets within Pokémon Sword and Shield

There are number of hidden and unapparent things you can do in the Galar region. I've been playing Pokémon Sword and Shield since the minute it first released in the US. During... Read more ...

Galaxy S9 eBay $300 unlocked

Galaxy S9 eBay $300 unlocked

Finding a solid smartphone for $300 is always a pretty sweet deal, but it's an absolute steal for a flagship device. Today, the flagship device in question is a Galaxy S9... Read more ...