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mardi 3 juillet 2018, 17:23
Enlarge (credit: Amazon) Amazon's Prime Day promotions are often a good indicator of which way the company's many-headed borg is facing, and this year, one Amazon entity is screaming quite loudly: Twitch. Ars' Jeff Dunn has already summed up a bunch of discounts and offers...
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(credit: Opening image based on Eve Online assets courtesy CCP Games.) Long before loot boxes became the bane of the Internet's existence, in-game purchases at large could cause a bit of commotion within certain gaming communities. Roughly seven years ago, for instance, a...
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Enlarge Amazon announced on Tuesday that its annual Prime Day sales event will return on July 16. The promotion, which advertises a number of discounts and special offers to subscribers of the e-commerce giant’s Prime membership service, will begin at 3pm ET and run for...
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Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) The introduction of USB-C and Thunderbolt 3 ports and the transition away from legacy ports hasn't been smooth. PC and smartphone OEMs began using USB-C ports a few years ago because they allowed companies to make thinner devices with...
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New Horizons revealed Pluto as a mysterious world, with icy mountains and very smooth plains. (credit: NASA) Three years ago, when the New Horizons spacecraft sped toward Pluto on July 4th and began sending humans their first clear images of the tiny world at the end of the ...
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Enlarge / A collection of Powerpacks deliver 20MW/80MWh next to the Mira Loma substation in Southern California. (credit: Megan Geuss) Late last week, California utility Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) asked the state to approve four lithium-ion battery storage projects....
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lundi 2 juillet 2018, 22:22
Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson) AT&T is raising the base price of its DirecTV Now streaming service by $5 per month, despite promising in court that its acquisition of Time Warner Inc. would lower TV prices. AT&T confirmed the price increase to Ars and said it began...
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(credit: Ron Amadeo) In late 2016, Google’s security team scrambled to fix a critical vulnerability that allowed attackers to gain unfettered root access to Android devices by using a relatively new class of exploit that manipulates data stored in memory chips. Now, 21...
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Enlarge / United States Consulate General Guangzhou, China; this is where an employee reported experiencing unexplained sounds and pressures that led to a brain injury. (credit: US Deparment of State) The US State Department evacuated at least 11 more Americans from China...
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(credit: Sam Machkovech) In April, Valve rolled out a privacy policy change that effectively hobbled Steam Spy in its Ars Technica-inspired method for estimating game sales data based on public user profile information. Now, Valve Head of Business Development Jan-Peter...
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Microsoft has developed a dual-screen device before: Courier was cancelled in 2010. (credit: Gizmodo) We've seen over the past few months a growing number of signs that Microsoft is developing some kind of dual-screen pocketable device, codenamed 'Andromeda.' There are all...
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Enlarge / Comcast's mobile offerings come by reselling Verizon service. (credit: Comcast) Comcast's Xfinity Mobile service is imposing new speed limits on video watching and personal hotspot usage, and the company will start charging extra for high-definition video over the ...
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Enlarge / Tesla workers celebrate a record production quarter. (credit: Tesla) Tesla on Monday touted record second quarter production numbers for the Model 3 alongside continued strong output of the more expensive Model S and Model X. For the final week of June, Tesla says ...
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Enlarge / Reviver CEO Neville Boston poses with the Rplate, a new digital license plate that is now available in California. (credit: Cyrus Farivar) FOSTER CITY, Calif.—It's been a few weeks now since a Bay Area startup put a digital license plate on my car. So far,...
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Enlarge / Alain Charmea, left, at the signing of a contract to develop the Ariane 6 launcher. (credit: European Space Agency) KOUROU, French Guiana—In June, when President Donald Trump told his military leaders to create a new branch of the military dedicated to space,...
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dimanche 1 juillet 2018, 18:00
Enlarge / Some of the stones were still visible in the 1970s. (credit: Frances Griffith, Devon County Council via Historic England) A mysterious set of standing stones in southwest England, lost since the 1990s, will remain missing a little longer. But thanks to the search...
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Enlarge / The sunrise launch of SpaceX's CRS-15 mission was spectacular. (credit: SpaceX) On Friday, SpaceX launched its final Block 4 version of the Falcon 9 rocket, and it did so during the pre-dawn hours along the Florida coast. Sunrise and sunset launches are always a...
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Enlarge / Tacoma, Washington, as seen in 2017. (credit: Karen Ducey/Getty Images) A judge in Washington state has excoriated the Tacoma Police Department for withholding public records pertaining to its use of cell-site simulators, also known as stingrays. Back in 2016, the ...
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Enlarge / Have you ever seen a more glorious sight? (credit: Chris Wilkinson) Back in September 2014, Ars Technica's Andrew Cunningham took on a Herculean challenge in modern computing. Egged on by his coworkers, he used a PowerBook G4 running OS 9.2.2 as his 'daily driver' ...
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Talking with Dictionary.com CEO Liz McMillan at the 2018 Collision Conference. (video link)NEW ORLEANS—Despite the ever-connected nature of life today, there remains a moment that all of us eventually encounter. Whether talking to a friend, texting with a family member, or ...
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