MacMusic  |  PcMusic  |  440 Software  |  440 Forums  |  440TV  |  Zicos
acirc
Search

PC / Tech. > Ars Technica

Thursday February 28, 2019. 01:30 PM
Enlarge / Elon Musk in 2015. (credit: ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images) A federal judge has given Elon Musk until March 11 to explain why he shouldn't be held in contempt. The Securities and Exchange Commission requested the judge's move on Monday, arguing that a recent tweet ...
    1
Enlarge / Now that's some shiny chrome. (credit: Marc Ellis / Flickr) Google is developing a new cache for Chrome (via CNET) that should make some page loads extremely fast. The only catch? They'll have to be pages you've already seen and are revisiting after hitting the...
    1
Enlarge / The titular alien. (credit: 20th Century Fox) The long wait is over for sci-fi and horror film buffs: the 1979 classic Alien will be released in 4K and HDR for the film's 40th anniversary. The remaster will be available on an UltraHD Blu-ray disc. 20th Century...
    1
Enlarge / Wind turbines have variable output, but if that can be forecast, that output is more valuable. (credit: Matthew Staver/Bloomberg via Getty Images) Alphabet subsidiary DeepMind (it was acquired by Alphabet in 2014) has been developing artificial-intelligence...
    1
Wednesday February 27, 2019. 11:58 PM
Enlarge / Discovery lead Sonequa Martin-Green as Starfleet officer Michael Burnham. (credit: CBS) Star Trek: Discovery has been renewed for a third season, Variety reports. Additionally, there will be a small shift in the show's leadership. Current writer and producer...
    1
Angkor Wat today, as viewed across a pond next to the 12th-century Hindu temple to Vishnu built under the rule of Suryavarman II. (credit: Bjørn Christian Tørrissen) In the early Middle Ages, nearly one out of every thousand people in the world lived in Angkor, the...
    1
Enlarge (credit: Jonathan Gitlin) Although we make every effort to cover our own travel costs, in this case McLaren flew us to Phoenix to drive the 720S Spider (and the 600LT Spider; we published that one last week) and provided two nights in a hotel. In 2016, we tested the ...
    1
Enlarge (credit: Aurich / Getty) An Arizona crematorium became polluted with a plume of radiation after operators inadvertently incinerated the remains of a cancer patient who had undergone a radioactive treatment just days before his unexpected death. The Phoenix-based...
    1
Breakfast spots, coffee shops, and watering holes pepper the daily commutes of modern urban humans, but we try to remember the ones where we get the best food or drinks. If we do longer journeys routinely, we also keep track of the best grazing grounds—a diner, a gas...
    1
Netflix will release Part II of The OA, its critically divisive, genre-busting drama, on March 22, 2019. Fans of Netflix's 2016 surprise hit series The OA, rejoice—the first trailer for Part II just dropped. Be forewarned: it's fairly spoiler-y for those who haven't...
    0
Enlarge / The Coradia iLint, the world's first hydrogen multiple-unit train for regional transport, is located at Basdorf station. Thanks to its fuel cell drive, the train runs completely emission-free and quietly. The Niederbarnimer Railway aims to use this climate-friendly ...
    1
Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | pixhook) The maker of a supposed fat-blocking weight-loss pill that didn't help much with weight loss paid for fake Amazon reviews to push its false and misleading claims, the Federal Trade Commission said in a lawsuit announced yesterday....
    1
Enlarge / The Energizer Power Max P18K Pop. Too thick? (credit: GSMArena) Mobile World Congress has been home to some truly unique smartphone designs this year, and one of the strangest has to be the Energizer PowerMax P18K Pop, an attention-grabbing brick of a smartphone...
    0
An image of IBM's quantum computer showing five qubits. (credit: IBM) If I were to compare quantum computing to classical computing right now, I would say that we are somewhere beyond the point where Babbage and Lovelace left off but have not yet reached the point where...
    1
Enlarge / US Cyber Command, co-located with the NSA at Fort Meade, reportedly launched attacks against members of a Russian disinformation operation ahead of last November's mid-term primaries, according to a Washington Post report. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images) In...
    0
Enlarge / Preview releases of Windows have a green screen of death instead of a blue one so they can be easily distinguished. (credit: Chris123NT) The Windows 10 Insider Preview Slow Ring—the beta track that's meant to receive only those builds that are free from any...
    0
Enlarge / It's a safe bet that IBM CEO Ginni Rometty did not personally review the intern application form. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) IBM was forced to apologize after drop-down menus on an American recruiting site asked applicants to identify themselves with...
    0
Scorbunny makes his fiery debut. Following a brief teaser back at E3 2017, Nintendo and the Pokémon Company finally gave the world its first look at the next entry in 'the main series of Pokémon RPGs' this morning. Named Pokémon Sword and Shield, the games will hit...
    0
This is the Polestar 2, the first long-range battery EV from Volvo's new spinoff. [credit: Polestar ] Back in the olden days, Polestar was Volvo's in-house tuning arm, the same way BMW has M Division or Mercedes-Benz has AMG. Polestar would take regular Volvos like the...
    0
Enlarge / LG's B8 OLED TV. (credit: Jeff Dunn) It’s getting to be that time of year when TV prices start to drop. The late winter/early spring period is typically when we start to see retailers and TV manufacturers discount last year’s models in order to clear inventory ...
    1
News copyright owned by their original publishers | Copyright © 2004 - 2019 Zicos / 440Network
Current Date
Mar, Sun 24 - 06:55 CET