Tag : Ars Technica

Walmart sued after teen steals machete and kills her Uber driver

Lawsuit: Walmart let teen steal weapons, pass security before killing driver. – Ars Technica

June 27th, 2017 Ars Technica, Technology

Scientists come up with neural mechanism—and possible fix—for chronic pain

Study in mice reveals how brain circuitry goes haywire after peripheral nerve damage. – Ars Technica

June 27th, 2017 Ars Technica, Technology

Microsoft bringing EMET back as a built-in part of Windows 10

The built-in exploit mitigations are getting stronger and easier to configure. – Ars Technica

June 27th, 2017 Ars Technica, Technology

Rick Perry talks nuclear energy research investment, Paris Agreement

Trump Administration is calling this “Energy Week,” secretary Perry takes the podium. – Ars Technica

June 27th, 2017 Ars Technica, Technology

New Star Trek series will abandon Gene Roddenberry’s cardinal rule

For the first time, a Trek series will show main characters in a negative light. – Ars Technica

June 27th, 2017 Ars Technica, Technology

Google must stop demoting competitors in search results, EU rules

Google smacked with €2.4B fine by European Commission for abusing search monopoly. – Ars Technica

June 27th, 2017 Ars Technica, Technology

Report: Valve’s former augmented reality system is no more

CastAR creators have yet to confirm Polygon report of downturn, liquidation. – Ars Technica

June 27th, 2017 Ars Technica, Technology

Skylake, Kaby Lake chips have a crash bug with hyperthreading enabled

A fix is available for Linux systems; Windows users will have to use firmware updates. – Ars Technica

June 27th, 2017 Ars Technica, Technology

Turkey pulls evolution from its high school curriculum

If Turks want to understand biology, they’ll have to wait for college. – Ars Technica

June 27th, 2017 Ars Technica, Technology

We desperately need a way to defend against online propaganda

Despite years of fake news online, we still have no idea how to protect against it. – Ars Technica

June 27th, 2017 Ars Technica, Technology