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Deadly superbug outbreak in humans linked to antibiotic spike in cows

DEADLY SUPERBUG OUTBREAK IN HUMANS LINKED TO ANTIBIOTIC SPIKE IN COWS

Enlarge A deadly outbreak of multi-drug resistant Salmonella that sickened 225 people across the US beginning in 2018 may have been...

Report finds more than 4,100 unsafe or recalled listings on Amazon

REPORT FINDS MORE THAN 4,100 UNSAFE OR RECALLED LISTINGS ON AMAZON

Enlarge / A drone with an Amazon package floats in front of the Amazon logistics center in Leipzig, Germany, 28 October 2014. Amazon...

 
 
 
US phone carriers make empty, unenforceable promises to fight robocalls

US PHONE CARRIERS MAKE EMPTY, UNENFORCEABLE PROMISES TO FIGHT ROBOCALLS

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | MassimoVernicesole ) Phone companies and attorneys general from all 50 US states are touting a new...

Dealmaster: iPhone cases, PS4 controllers, and more in today's top tech deals

DEALMASTER: IPHONE CASES, PS4 CONTROLLERS, AND MORE IN TODAY'S TOP TECH DEALS

Enlarge Greetings, Arsians! The Dealmaster is back with another round of deals to share. Today's list is headlined by a couple of...

 
 
 
Telling Lies takes an intimate, expansive view of interactive storytelling

TELLING LIES TAKES AN INTIMATE, EXPANSIVE VIEW OF INTERACTIVE STORYTELLING

Who could this woman be? We're not telling. Four years ago, Sam Barlow surprised the game industry by reviving the moribund and seemingly...

Company accused of “crypto snake oil” sues Black Hat, anonymous detractors

COMPANY ACCUSED OF “CRYPTO SNAKE OIL” SUES BLACK HAT, ANONYMOUS DETRACTORS

Enlarge / Things got weird during a sponsored talk at this year's Black Hat USA conference. Now it's spawning a lawsuit. One of the...

 
 
 
Tesla working to resolve dispute with Walmart over solar panel fires

TESLA WORKING TO RESOLVE DISPUTE WITH WALMART OVER SOLAR PANEL FIRES

Enlarge / Fire damage on the roof of a Walmart store in Indio, California. Walmart and Tesla are actively negotiating to resolve the...

Sun's solar wind recreated in lab with aid of Big Red Ball

SUN'S SOLAR WIND RECREATED IN LAB WITH AID OF BIG RED BALL

Enlarge / The Big Red Ball is pictured in Sterling Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Oct. 2, 2017. There is no word on...

 
 
 
Actually, NASA is looking at all options for the Moon-including prizes

ACTUALLY, NASA IS LOOKING AT ALL OPTIONS FOR THE MOON-INCLUDING PRIZES

Enlarge / NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, far right, tours the Blue Origin facilities near the agency's Kennedy Space Center in...

Guidemaster: Our favorite gaming monitors for players of all kinds

GUIDEMASTER: OUR FAVORITE GAMING MONITORS FOR PLAYERS OF ALL KINDS

Enlarge / The LG 34GK950F, our favorite ultrawide gaming monitor. Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of gamers and game-lovers,...

 
 
 
YouTube disables 210 accounts spreading misinformation about Hong Kong

YOUTUBE DISABLES 210 ACCOUNTS SPREADING MISINFORMATION ABOUT HONG KONG

Enlarge / Students attend a rally at Edinburgh Place in Hong Kong on August 22, 2019. YouTube has disabled 210 accounts linked to...

Guidemaster: The best keyboards, mice, and more for your gaming PC

GUIDEMASTER: THE BEST KEYBOARDS, MICE, AND MORE FOR YOUR GAMING PC

Enlarge / So many fingers have been typing and clicking in the name of journalism... Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full...

 
 
 
Rocket Report: Single-core Delta IV is no more, fully automated Soyuz

ROCKET REPORT: SINGLE-CORE DELTA IV IS NO MORE, FULLY AUTOMATED SOYUZ

Enlarge / The Rocket Report is published weekly. Welcome to Edition 2.12 of the Rocket Report! This week's report might as well be...

Porsche finally shows the interior of its new electric car

PORSCHE FINALLY SHOWS THE INTERIOR OF ITS NEW ELECTRIC CAR

The line of the dash as it rises and falls over the main instrument display is classic 911. But the execution is ultramodern minimalism....

 
 
 
Valve says turning away researcher reporting Steam vulnerability was a mistake

VALVE SAYS TURNING AWAY RESEARCHER REPORTING STEAM VULNERABILITY WAS A MISTAKE

Enlarge In an attempt to quell a controversy that has raised the ire of white-hat hackers, the maker of the Steam online game platform...

Tiny robot finds an asteroid that's freakishly free of dust

TINY ROBOT FINDS AN ASTEROID THAT'S FREAKISHLY FREE OF DUST

Enlarge / Ryugu's rubble-pile surface, taken by MASCOT shortly before it hit and started bouncing. For the last few months, Japan's...

 
 
 
The last single-stick Delta rocket launched Thursday, and it put on a show

THE LAST SINGLE-STICK DELTA ROCKET LAUNCHED THURSDAY, AND IT PUT ON A SHOW

On Thursday morning, the final Delta IV Medium rocket launched from Florida. [credit: United Launch Alliance ] On Thursday morning,...

Anti-vaxxer livestreamed alleged assault on pro-vaccine lawmaker

ANTI-VAXXER LIVESTREAMED ALLEGED ASSAULT ON PRO-VACCINE LAWMAKER

Enlarge / LOS ANGELES, Calif. - APRIL 14, 2015: Kathleen Miller, 46, right, with her children at a rally of parents and teachers who...

 
 
 
Report: Apple will unveil overhauled MacBook Pro, “Pro” iPhones this fall

REPORT: APPLE WILL UNVEIL OVERHAULED MACBOOK PRO, “PRO” IPHONES THIS FALL

This is the new Mac Pro. [credit: Samuel Axon ] Apple has already had a busy year with the launch of the Apple Card and the reveal...

The FCC has no idea how many people don't have broadband access

THE FCC HAS NO IDEA HOW MANY PEOPLE DON'T HAVE BROADBAND ACCESS

Enlarge A new broadband mapping system is starting to show just how inaccurate the Federal Communications Commission's connectivity...

 
 
 



55% of mobile phone users plan to keep their devices for 3-5 years

55% of mobile phone users plan to keep their devices for 3-5 years

A new study shows confirms the worst fears of mobile phone manufacturers like Apple and Samsung. According to responses from 3,640 mobile phone users shows that more than half... Read more ...

Deal: Save up to $445 on the unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 9 on Amazon

Deal: Save up to $445 on the unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 9 on Amazon

Now that the Galaxy Note 10 and 10+ are available on the market, we expect Samsung's previous Note series flagships to become cheaper. The last year model was priced to sell... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ review part 1: 4 days in, it's a great phone

Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ review part 1: 4 days in, it's a great phone

How do you keep using the fingerprint sensor and still protect your screen? With a screen protector! Our friends at Whitestone Dome make incredible tempered glass screen... Read more ...

Is This Our First Look At The Apple Watch Series 5?

Is This Our First Look At The Apple Watch Series 5?

We know that the Apple Watch Series 5 is expected to arrive later this year, but could the first images of the upcoming smartwatch have leaked already? In a post that was... Read more ...

Google Photos Now Lets You Search For Text In Photos

Google Photos Now Lets You Search For Text In Photos

Have you ever taken a photo and it contains text and you wanted to search for that text within it? We're not sure how many of you would have need for such a feature, but the... Read more ...

The best deals on the unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 10 & Note 10+

The best deals on the unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 10 & Note 10+

If you're on the hunt for the unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 10, we've got you covered. The SIM unlocked version of the Note 10, NOte 10+ ad Note 10 5G can be purchased from... Read more ...

Apple Card covers are becoming a thing because why not

Apple Card covers are becoming a thing because why not

What you need to know Apple Card covers are becoming a thing. A seller on Etsy is selling a cover made of premium cellulose fiber that comes with a matte black finish. Don't be... Read more ...

Google Photos Is Getting A Search By Text In Images Feature

Google Photos Is Getting A Search By Text In Images Feature

Google Photos already has easy ways to search for images. This month though it's getting a new feature that lets you search for images by the text in them. Google confirmed as... Read more ...

The latest iTunes sale is offering a ton of amazing Keanu Reeves movies

The latest iTunes sale is offering a ton of amazing Keanu Reeves movies

What you need to know The latest iTunes sale is focusing on everybody's favorite action star, Keanu Reeves. You can grab many of his classic movies for just $5. That includes... Read more ...

Vacuum Wars: Cleaning Battle - OZMO 950 vs Roomba i7 vs Roborock S5

Vacuum Wars: Cleaning Battle - OZMO 950 vs Roomba i7 vs Roborock S5

The vacuum wars continue as we put three top-tier robot vacuums in a head-to-head cleaning battle to see which is the best at being an actual vacuum. After all, a clean home is... Read more ...