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Review: Rage 2 Is a Violent, Infantile, Beautiful Trek Across a Post-Apocalyptic Hellscape

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Review: Rage 2 Is a Violent, Infantile, Beautiful Trek Across a Post-Apocalyptic Hellscape

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Casio PRO TREK SMART WSD-F30 Review Review indexDesign and comfort | Display and Controls | Functionality, processor, performance | Activity tracking | Connectivity and multimedia | Battery life | ConclusionThe vast majority of Wear OS smartwatches follow a similar strategy. Most of th...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Rage 2 review – scintillating action in a trite wasteland PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4; Avalanche Studios/Bethesda SoftworksWith weapons including a firestorm revolver, the shooting is thrilling and stupendously violent – but the vast post-apocalyptic setting is a letdownI would say it’s been a long wait for...
15:39, 05/14/2019

Rage 2 BFG Location: How to get the DOOM weapon in Rage 2 and unlock Deluxe edition gun? Rage 2 players can unlock the BFG 9000 gun from DOOM if they purchased the Deluxe and Collector's editions. If you're jumping into Bethesda's latest shooter and want to know where to find the iconic weapon, read on....
13:39, 05/14/2019

Jenny Slate is a powerhouse in Earth Break as she navigates a postapocalyptic world For four podcast seasons now, journalist, comedian, and LGBTQ activist Gaby Dunn has been offering listeners an approachable guide to personal finance. Bad With Money is a breeze to listen to at a time when, frankly, looking over your finances is not...
19:26, 05/13/2019

America's Border Enforcement Is a Fascist Hellscape It is always fun, as an immigrant in the U.S., to learn about yet another government body entrusted with the right to throw immigrants in detention for unlimited amounts of time. The Intercept reported today on the existence of a little-known Customs...
22:26, 05/13/2019

Spotify Is Bringing Voice-Controlled Ads to Our Engagement Hellscape I think most of us can safely agree that there are few things consumers want to engage with less than ads. We certainly do not want ads that require us to actively speak to them. But the future is now, baby! And if this sounds like hell, now might be...
18:52, 05/03/2019

U.S. hellscape status secured as KISS’ Gene Simmons takes over Pentagon podium Official press briefings at the White House and the Pentagon used to happen on a consistent basis, at times even daily. But that was before the Trump administration: Current Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders hasn’t held a White House press brief...
21:39, 05/17/2019

It's Time for Star Trek to Tackle Climate Change It’s a great time to be a Star Trek fan. After years of lying low like a dormant space tardigrade, the franchise is bursting with new life. But while there are some modern, topical issues Star Trek: Discovery is trying harder than its predecessors to...
00:26, 05/03/2019

From Israel to the Promised Land: The 6,000-mile trek to see sporting history For most sports fans, the question of whether you would fly thousands of miles to watch your team crowned champions isn't one that even requires thinking about. It's no contest. Of course, if it's at all possible, you're going to jump on the plane an...
14:39, 04/29/2019

'Star Trek' Picard spin-off will hit Amazon for global streaming You'll have an opportunity to watch CBS' Jean-Luc Picard series outside of North America -- if you're willing to subscribe to Amazon, that is. CBS has revealed that the Star Trek production will be a Prime Video exclusive outside of t...
21:00, 05/14/2019

CBS’s Captain Picard-based Star Trek spin-off gets an obvious name and logo Way back in August, we reported that CBS All Access was developing a new Star Trek spin-off show that would follow iconic Enterprise Captain Jean-Luc Picard in whatever adventures he had after the conclusion of Star Trek: The Next Generation, with Pa...
21:00, 05/16/2019

Trek's CEO John Burke talks e-bikes and the benefits of cycling The CEO of Trek Bicycle Corp. sits down with USA TODAY to discuss the benefits of biking, the nation's rise in electric bikes sales and the company's newest Super Commuter+ 8S.        ...
20:39, 05/13/2019

Star Trek's Ira Steven Behr Looks Back on the Complex Legacy of Deep Space Nine Twenty-six years after it first debuted, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine is now seen as one of the franchise’s finest entries. The series was a dark examination of the moral push and pull on Starfleet’s finest ideals in a time of war, that examined the, a...
18:52, 05/03/2019

Scopely acquires Star Trek Fleet Command maker Digit Game Studios Mobile game publisher Scopely has acquired Digit Game Studios, the developer that made the mobile online strategy game Star Trek Fleet Command. That’s consistent with the “eat or be eaten” trend of mobile gaming, and it follows a pa...
22:00, 05/09/2019

Exclusive: Tanker unloads Iranian fuel oil at China port after near five-month trek - data A tanker carrying Iranian fuel oil in violation of U.S. sanctions has unloaded the cargo into storage tanks near the Chinese city of Zhoushan, according to ship tracking data on Refinitiv Eikon....
07:26, 05/16/2019

Fashion Is Important In Rage 2 How important is fashion and clothing after the end of the world? For most, I think they would say “Not very important. Also, help me kill these mutated bandits trying to steal our food.” But in Rage 2, you can find folks who still give a damn about ...
01:00, 05/20/2019

The Week In Games: Despite All My Rage 2 Another week, another list of games coming out. The big one this week is Rage 2, which is a sequel that I really wanted but I doubt many others wanted. It is really nice of Bethesda, Id and Avalanche Studios to make a game for me and like 12 other pe...
04:26, 05/13/2019

The First Hours Of Rage 2 Are Fun But Repetitive I’ve played a few hours of Rage 2, and so far it’s as loud and delightfully dumb as an Andrew WK song. I’m just afraid the fun will end soon....
22:13, 05/14/2019

Mandy Moore plans to trek Mount Everest after discovering her 'inner mountain girl' Mandy Moore has filled her time away from "This Is Us" with hiking excursions in preparation for her biggest adventure yet: Mt. Everest’s base camp.        ...
05:39, 05/14/2019

How women and minorities are claiming their right to rage Why do many think it acceptable for the white judge Brett Kavanaugh to lose his cool in public, but not the black tennis champion Serena Williams?Anger is typically defined as a strong feeling of displeasure, hostility or aggression. Mainly, we think...
11:26, 05/11/2019

Women's Homicidal Rage Is All Over TV—and It's Funny 'Killing Eve' and 'Santa Clarita Diet' aren't the first to center female criminals, but their tone and confidence are a post-#MeToo internet-y revelation....
20:52, 04/28/2019

The age of rage: are we really living in angrier times? In a world in which populists whip up anger that spreads on social media, it’s easy to conclude we have never been more furiousIt’s a standard observation that the world is getting angrier – but the truth is that taking the emotional temperature of a...
11:26, 05/11/2019

How flying into an angry rage is a sign you could be seriously ill Not all negative emotions are necessarily bad — they can actually direct your behavior in useful ways. If you’re stuck in traffic and running late, anger might motivate you to find an alternative route, which will then relieve your stress. But ...
18:52, 05/10/2019

A visual history of female rage In the wake of the Kavanaugh hearings last September, I developed a new self-care routine: I put on a sheet mask, cue up some soothing music, and look at paintings of murderous women....
18:26, 04/28/2019

'Rage 2' will receive at least two paid add-ons after launch Just because Rage 2 is a single-player game doesn't mean its gameplay will remain all that static. Avalanche and Bethesda have published a 2019 roadmap for the open-world shooter, and it's evident that the developers want to treat the game...
15:00, 05/12/2019

Angry? Want to let off steam? Try a rage club In an increasingly angsty world, it’s no surprise that venues for venting our ire are popping up. Jane Dunford acts out her anger in a safe spaceIn a basement in Soho, London, I’m drawing my rage on to a big sheet of paper with a black marker pen. Sc...
18:13, 05/11/2019

Road rage: one in five drivers admit to having confrontations News 1 May, 2019 Drivers admit to getting out of their car to argue with another driver or following another vehicle home in road rage incidents...
14:39, 05/02/2019

What's on TV: 'Game of Thrones' finale, 'Rage 2' and 'Fleabag' This weekend, the Game of Thrones series wraps up its run on HBO. Still, there are other TV events occurring this week, including the season finale of Barry that will air directly after Thrones. US audiences can tune into the second season of Phoebe....
06:00, 05/14/2019

Bethesda has big post-release plans for Rage 2 Rage 2 may not be launching until May 14 but Bethesda has already revealed a roadmap detailing post-release plans for the game from its release until the end of 2019. Even the most chaotic game worlds need a well-organised plan to thrive.In a blog po...
20:00, 05/12/2019

Rage 2 Drops Denuvo DRM In Record Time Denuvo is anti-piracy tech that was once seen as uncrackable but is now viewed as more of a nuisance than anything. While tests have proven inconclusive, some believe it has a notable impact on games’ performance. It’s also the de facto DRM software ...
09:26, 05/18/2019

Most beautiful places on Earth The world's a spectacular place, full of hidden and overt beauty in every corner. But beauty's also subjective. It'd be impossible to get a unanimous decision on the most beautiful places around the world -- but we think this list is a good start to ...
13:26, 05/06/2019

8 of India's most beautiful waterfalls From imposing mountains to deserts, jungles and beaches, India is home to more than its fair share of natural wonders. Among the draws? A seemingly endless collection of stop-you-in-your-tracks waterfalls -- each with its own personality....
00:52, 05/14/2019

Most beautiful places around the world The world's a spectacular place, full of hidden and overt beauty in every corner. But beauty's also subjective. It'd be impossible to get a unanimous decision on the most beautiful places around the world -- but we think this list is a good start to ...
20:52, 04/28/2019

The Most Beautiful Tank In The World Daniel Joustra is an artist at Guerrilla Games, the developers of Killzone and Horizon Zero Dawn. He’s also worked on games like Star Citizen....
06:26, 05/10/2019

Rage 2 release date, trailer, news and rumors The run up to the reveal of Rage 2 has been somewhat fitting for a game that seems like it’s going to revolve around chaos and anarchy. Between leaks, tongue-in cheek teasers and even more leaks we now officially know that Bethesda is goi...
21:52, 05/08/2019

More than 100 wildfires rage across Mexico as authorities declare EMERGENCY MEXICO has declared an environmental emergency across Mexico City as smoke from more than 100 wildfires raised air pollution to potentially harmful levels....
21:52, 05/15/2019

Killing Rage 2's Enemies Is As Satisfying As Popping Pimples I know something about you that you probably won’t even admit to yourself, a fundamental human truth as undeniable as breathing: You like popping pimples. Slowly applying pressure until those tiny face volcanoes erupt into a gooey spew is one of life...
19:26, 05/16/2019

Extreme life coaching is all the rage – if you’re bored and rich enough Millennials are under constant pressure to be fulfilled – and successful. But will camping with a life coach stop us feeling empty inside?Got lots of money but little purpose? Feeling sort of empty inside? Well, I’ve got just the thing for you: a “mi...
19:13, 05/20/2019

Abstract board games are all the rage—and Reef is the year’s best Enlarge / Reef is a bright, inviting game with a lot of fun, colorful pieces. (credit: Aaron Zimmerman) Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. A...
12:13, 05/02/2019

1-year-old shot during Texas road rage incident A 1-year-old child was shot during a road range incident involving the tot’s dad and another driver in Texas this week. The shooting occurred just before 1 p.m. in southwest Houston, local station KPRC reported. The child — whose gender w...
18:39, 05/02/2019

Need to vent some anger? Jordan opens 'Axe Rage Rooms' In an underground room in Amman, a small group of Jordanians swing giant hammers at an old television, computer and printer, wrecking the machines, and then hit a car windscreen, shattering the glass......
20:26, 04/28/2019

Man convicted of shooting crossbow during road rage incident A Virginia man has been found guilty of shooting a crossbow at another vehicle during a road rage incident, but was acquitted of trying to murder the other driver....
19:00, 05/02/2019

Streaming Movie Review: ‘A Fortunate Man’ Review: A Danish Engineer Strives for Success Adapted from the Danish author Henrik Pontoppidan’s turn-of-the-20th-century novel “Lucky Per,” the film hoists subtext so high that it surpasses text....
23:13, 05/02/2019

Commodities & The Beautiful "Signal" of Opportunity Commodities may be more volatile than stock and bond markets, yet commodity prices still unfold in clear Elliott wave patterns. Those patterns are the signal amidst the noise -- see a case in point from a recent forecast in Monthly Commodities Junctu...
15:26, 05/01/2019

Ramadan: ‘It will be a test but the peace you get is beautiful’ A month of fasting brings both challenge and rewards. Three Muslims explain how they combine its spirituality with their busy livesTonight, after sunset, hundreds of millions of Muslims across the world will embark on Ramadan, the ninth and holiest m...
20:13, 05/05/2019

Massachusetts teen beheaded classmate in jealous rage: prosecutor Insane jealousy compelled a Massachusetts teenager to stab a classmate, then behead him and hack off his hands, said a prosecutor in the opening arguments of the murder trial....
21:52, 05/01/2019

Rage, rapture and pure populism: on the road with Nigel Farage The Brexit party leader has eschewed policies in favour of a persistent message pitting politicians against ‘the people’ Nigel Farage is barely visible in the middle of a scrum of bodyguards, protesters, TV cameras and boom mics barrelling up Merthyr...
18:52, 05/19/2019

5,000-liter ink spill is beautiful, but also potentially dangerous Never has a potential environmental crisis looked so pretty than when fire crews were called to deal with this 5,000-liter ink spill.        ...
19:52, 05/07/2019

Trump says he has received 'beautiful' letter from China's Xi U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he had received a "beautiful letter" from Chinese President Xi Jinping as negotiations on a trade deal between the two countries continue in Washington....
20:39, 05/09/2019

I Love My Beautiful Bike, The Only Friend I Have In Days Gone The world of Days Gone is filled with a large selection of characters. Some are nice, others are jerks, most are a bit dirty because showers are hard to come by in the zombie apocalypse. But none of these grimy characters have captured my heart or so...
04:26, 05/13/2019

This Buick Minivan Has a Shockingly Beautiful Interior The Buick GL8 is a big luxury minivan that we don’t get in the U.S., and once you see these stunning interior photos of a new concept variant, you’ll realize that this is a damn shame....
21:52, 05/03/2019

Celebrate Beautiful Microcosms With the Miniworlds Subreddit Each subforum on Reddit is a microcosm. Unlike the chaos of a Twitter or Facebook feed, a subreddit sticks to one format or topic. It has its own rules, customs, and in-jokes. And on r/Miniworlds, every post is a microcosm too. Each r/Miniworlds post...
21:13, 05/16/2019

Stunning photos show 'Black is Beautiful' To some, Kwame Brathwaite was the "Keeper of the Images," capturing black creativity and expression in its purest and most candid of forms. Between the late 1950s and the late 1970s, the Brooklyn native made his career documenting the burgeoning blac...
18:26, 04/28/2019

Kaapo Kakko Looks Like A Beautiful, Unstoppable Monster The projected second pick in the upcoming NHL Draft has been nothing short of dazzling for his native Finland during the ongoing IIHF World Championships in Slovakia. Kaapo Kakko, the 18-year-old winger who broke the Finnish league’s record for most ...
03:26, 05/17/2019

Trump Wants to Torture Migrants With His Big, Beautiful Wall According to the Washington Post, President Trump has been very, very involved in planning how his fantasy border wall will look and what kind of damage it will do to those who try to cross it. It seems that Trump’s ideal wall would look and act some...
09:39, 05/17/2019

Cannes 2019: jury speaks out against 'rage and anger' of populist politicians Jury president Alejandro González Iñárritu takes aim at Donald Trump’s anti-immigrant policiesA familiar trio of topics – Netflix, gender disparity and Donald Trump – were on the agenda as the this year’s Cannes film festival got under way.At the pre...
20:39, 05/14/2019

Rage 2 hands-on video — the beginning of a long-awaited, crazy shooter Avalanche Studios and id Software will launch Rage 2 on May 14, and it is one of the zaniest video games you’ll find in the genre of post-apocalypse shooters. This over-the-top game has a crazy color palette and all kinds of nutty shooter and car com...
18:00, 05/13/2019

Donald Trump Says He Has Received "Beautiful Letter" From Xi Jinping US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he had received a "beautiful letter" from Chinese President Xi Jinping as negotiations on a trade deal between the two countries continue in Washington....
00:00, 05/10/2019

The beautiful game: how FIFA became the champion of soccer simulators It’s a little bizarre to imagine a gaming landscape in which FIFA didn’t exist, but the very first entry in the series didn’t arrive until 1993. Prior to this, soccer simulators weren’t really simulators at all, but more o...
14:39, 05/05/2019

David Attenborough's Our Planet on Netflix is beautiful but empty The veteran naturalist lays the blame for Earth’s increasingly fragile ecosystem on humans, yet the stunning visuals in Netflix’s Our Planet add little to the genre...
18:26, 04/28/2019

Brooklyn HS turns violent again as administrators nowhere to be seen The hallways of Brooklyn’s Progress HS for Professional Careers again turned violent last week with staffers putting themselves in harm’s way to break up a fight....
00:39, 05/05/2019

A geneticist named Michael California wrote a fascinating blog about Rage 2's depiction of mutan A geneticist named Michael California wrote a fascinating blog about Rage 2's depiction of mutants and genetic deformity. Check it out here....
02:13, 05/16/2019

Jennifer Garner leads People magazine's beautiful list Actress, businesswoman and children's advocate Jennifer Garner is featured on the cover of People magazine's annual beautiful issue, the magazine said on Tuesday....
18:52, 04/28/2019

The big picture: Kwame Brathwaite captures the ‘black is beautiful’ movement Kwame Brathwaite captures African American women embracing a new ideal of black female beauty in the civil rights eraPhotographer Kwame Brathwaite grew up in Harlem during the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s. He had been a jazz musician ...
14:26, 05/01/2019

‘Beautiful People’ dating site: These ‘ugly’ flaws get you banned Who asked you, Beautiful People? Users on the controversial dating website, which is said to have turned away some 8.5 million would-be members, has revealed their list of “ugly” features preventing folks from being accepted by their supr...
20:52, 05/06/2019

Tragedy strikes an immigrant family in the bleak and beautiful The Unpassing There’s a hothouse isolation pervading Chia-Chia Lin’s debut novel that’s evocative of Jeffrey Eugenides’ much-lauded 1993 debut, The Virgin Suicides. But instead of a white family in a declining Detroit suburb, The Unpassing centers a Taiwanese immi...
21:52, 05/06/2019

Four children die in devastating Harlem apartment fire: 'They were beautiful kids' Two adults also died in the fire, which ravaged a city-owned building in New York overnight Six people, including four children, were killed Wednesday when an overnight fire ravaged an apartment in a city-owned Harlem building, fire and police offici...
15:00, 05/08/2019

Some Arizona places are beautiful but hard to visit. Here are 5 breathtaking alternatives Permit limits and remote access make some of Arizona's most spectacular places hard to get to. Try these areas instead.        ...
15:52, 05/08/2019

Over 12,000 potentially violent right-wingers in Germany, government says Over half of the 24,000 far-right extremists in Germany are potentially violent, the Interior Ministry has said. The opposition FDP wants extremists tracked where they communicate: in online game platforms....
20:52, 05/03/2019

| Violent kidnappings-for-ransom spread across Nigeria Aminu Magami, a taxi driver in northwest Nigeria, froze in fear when more than 20 gunmen stormed an expressway one night in February, shooting into the air....
18:13, 05/18/2019

Violent earthquake hits Papua New Guinea A powerful earthquake has struck an island chain off Papua New Guinea's north coast. A tsunami warning was briefly issued but later lifted. The extent of any damage was expected to become clear after sunrise....
22:00, 05/14/2019

Monarch butterflies' beautiful wing scales enable their epic migration This extreme close-up of a butterfly wing, made by stitching together 2100 exposures, shows the tiny scales that allow monarchs to fly thousands of kilometres...
18:26, 04/28/2019

Meghan McCain Getting Called Out on Her Ilhan Omar Smears Is Beautiful Television Meghan McCain went on Late Night with Seth Meyers on Tuesday night, where the show’s host proceeded to call her out on her continual smearing of Rep. Ilhan Omar for nearly five tense minutes. It was excellent....
17:39, 05/08/2019

Scott Kelly Spent a Year Taking Photos in Space. They’re Beautiful. In orbit aboard the International Space Station, the astronaut wasn’t just gathering data for NASA’s Twins Study. He also produced some, well, stellar images....
21:52, 04/28/2019

Toilet Surrounded By Beautiful Aquarium Takes Social Media By Storm Located at the Hipopo Papa Cafe in Akashi, Japan, this toilet is famous for being surrounded by a giant aquarium. Cafe customers can use the facilities while gazing at exotic fish - and a turtle....
19:26, 04/28/2019

How humans evolved to be both shockingly violent and super-cooperative The origins of our paradoxical nature lie in murder and self-domestication. It's a weird story that may even explain why our species came into existence...
18:13, 04/28/2019

3 police officers injured in clashes with violent fans Police say three officers were injured while arresting violent fans ahead of the Champions League semifinal between Tottenham and Ajax        ...
02:39, 05/01/2019

Violent ‘Fortnite’ made me the world’s meanest mom — and I’m fine with it I am the meanest mom in the world: I won’t let my kid play “Fortnite Battle Royale.” My objections may be futile — with 200 million registered users, “Fortnite” is more popular than porn. But we all have our lines in the sand,...
11:52, 05/02/2019

Dangerous, violent tornado outbreak predicted for Monday A dangerous day for weather is forecast for Monday in portions of Texas and Oklahoma. "An outbreak of tornadoes, some potentially long-track and violent, is expected today into this evening," the Storm Prediction Center warned.    ...
16:52, 05/20/2019

16 people shot, 2 fatally, in violent St. Louis weekend ST. LOUIS (AP) — Authorities say at least 16 people were shot over the weekend in 10 separate incidents in St. Louis, two of them fatally. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the victims included a woman who was slain in an alley Saturday aftern...
14:13, 05/06/2019

Honduras Congress stalls reforms after violent protests The Honduran Congress announced on Tuesday it will suspend ratification of new health and education reforms that critics say would lead to privatization and job losses, after mass protests against the policies left three people wounded and several bu...
20:26, 04/30/2019

Ibrahimovic banned for violent conduct in LA Galaxy victory "LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was handed a two-game ban for violent conduct after he grabbed New York City goalkeeper Sean Johnson by the neck in their 2-0 MLS win last Saturday."...
14:00, 05/18/2019

The moon’s violent birth may have given Earth the ingredients of life We think the moon formed when a Mars-sized object crashed into the young Earth. The same object could also have brought the carbon and other elements we need for life...
21:26, 04/28/2019

Watch: Ocasio-Cortez's Beautiful Takedown of CEO Charging Nearly $2,000 for HIV Drug That Costs $8 in Australia Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) was last seen sitting on her dragon inside King’s Landing. It was a moment of reflection. She could fly back to her home because her work was done, thusly letting CEO fuckbois live, or she could flame their asse...
21:39, 05/17/2019

‘So beautiful I cried’: Rachel Whiteread, Jeremy Deller and more on the thrill of the Venice Biennale Jeremy Deller unleashed a yacht-throwing colossus and Rachel Whiteread hit the streets with a vacuum cleaner … six leading artists recall representing Britain at the arts extravaganzaAnish Kapoor, represented Britain in 1990 Continue reading......
19:52, 05/06/2019

Mass grave in Poland embodies the violent beginning of the Bronze Age Enlarge / This is the Late Neolithic mass grave at Koszyce, Poland. (credit: Image courtesy of Piotr Wodarczak) Sometime between 2880 and 2776 BCE, 15 family members were hastily buried together in a single pit, their shattered skulls telling a sto...
20:26, 05/15/2019

Yoenis Cespedes has ankle fractures after ‘violent fall’ on ranch It’s going wrong for the Mets everywhere. General manager Brodie Van Wagenen announced Monday that Yoenis Cespedes suffered right ankle fractures from a “violent fall” on his ranch in Port St. Lucie. Cespedes has been on the injured...
23:26, 05/20/2019

Violent fans banned from entering Brazil for Copa America Brazilian Justice Minister Sergio Moro says soccer fans with a record of violence have been banned from Brazil as the country prepares to host the Copa America in June and July        ...
17:26, 05/13/2019

Sri Lanka blocks some social media platforms after violent incidents The Sri Lankan government said on Monday it was temporarily blocking some social media networks and messaging apps, including Facebook and WhatsApp, after violent incidents in the wake of Easter bombings by Islamist militants....
04:26, 05/13/2019

The Southern Plains Is at High Risk of 'Violent' Tornadoes on Monday The South saw a few dozen tornadoes over the weekend, but Monday’s conditions are ripe for something much worse. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a high alert forecast for tornadoes across parts of Texas and Oklahoma, including Oklahoma ...
19:13, 05/20/2019

NYPD investigating violent child mugger in Morningside Park Police say a 12-year-old girl took part in a string of brutal muggings of female victims last month near Morningside Park, and they’re looking for more suspects....
03:52, 05/19/2019

John Bolton on violent clashes in Venezuela: 'There’s a lot at stake' for 'the hemisphere as a whole' As the unrest continued in Venezuela on Wednesday, National Security Adviser John Bolton said on “Fox & Friends,” “There’s a lot at stake here for the people of Venezuela but for the hemisphere as a whole.”...
20:13, 05/01/2019

Soccer: Ibrahimovic banned for violent conduct in LA Galaxy victory LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was handed a two-game ban for violent conduct after he grabbed New York City goalkeeper Sean Johnson by the neck in their 2-0 MLS win last Saturday....
16:00, 05/18/2019

News coverage of violent events may contribute to 'cycle of distress' (Reuters Health) - In the wake of violent events like mass shootings or natural disasters, people who watch the most media coverage of the story are more likely to show post-traumatic stress symptoms months later, a small U.S. study suggests....
20:13, 04/28/2019

Sudan protests turn violent as Omar al-Bashir is charged At least four dead in protests in Khartoum after ousted president charged and transition deal moves closerViolence has flared in Sudan’s capital Khartoum after the military council and opposition groups said they had agreed to a power structure for t...
05:39, 05/14/2019

Marcelo Bielsa’s play-off agony with Leeds was a lesson in beautiful failure | Barney Ronay Leeds fell short against Derby but it was a reminder of the joys brought by football’s great nonconformistFail again. Fail better. When Pep Guardiola was planning for his second life as a manager he went to meet various hand‑picked tactical super-bra...
10:52, 05/18/2019

Prince memoir ‘The Beautiful Ones’ to combine manuscript with rare photos, lyrics The memoir Prince was working on at the time of his death is coming out Oct. 29, combining his unfinished manuscript with rare photos, scrapbooks and lyrics.        ...
18:13, 04/28/2019

Man who preached ‘violent jihad’ sentenced to 16 years for Chicago bomb plot An Illinois man who preached “violent jihad” was sentenced on Monday to 16 years behind bars for plotting to detonate a car bomb outside a Chicago bar in 2012. Adel Daoud — who pleaded guilty in November to one count of attempting to use ...
06:39, 05/07/2019

Mayor claims mafia TV show 'Gomorrah' causes rise in violent crime Naples mayor Luigi de Magistris has claimed that episodes of violent crimes skyrocket in the Italian city whenever the popular TV series Gomorrah is shown....
14:39, 05/07/2019

Staffers at violent Brooklyn HS fear retaliation from politically connected principal Staffers at a violence-plagued Brooklyn high school say they fear speaking up about the dangerous environment because the assistant principal is politically connected. Tommy Torres, a Democratic district leader who ran for City Council in 2017, poste...
08:26, 05/12/2019

Bangladesh elections: Hold those responsible accountable for ‘violent attacks and intimidation’ Violence and alleged human rights violations in Bangladesh “before, during and after” 30 December elections have prompted the United Nations human rights office (OHCHR) to call on Friday for those responsible to be held to account....
18:52, 04/28/2019

Facebook Plans to Raise Pay for Contractors Who Screen Violent, Questionable Material (SAN FRANCISCO) — Facebook is raising how much it pays U.S. contractors who do some of its most taxing work, including watching violent and other objectionable material for possible removal. Facebook will pay at least $18 an hour for these jobs...
23:13, 05/13/2019

Happy Death Day's Jessica Rothe to star in Amazon's equally violent Utopia Fans of the Happy Death Day franchise will know that they feature two major sources of appeal: A delightfully high-concept effort to apply Groundhog Day style storytelling to the venerable slasher genre, and star Jessica Rothe. As temporally doomed s...
06:26, 05/04/2019

Christchurch Call: USA missing from 26 member pledge to eliminate violent online content Two months after the horrific Christchurch terrorist attack, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has gathered the support of 18 nations and eight tech companies in her bid to stop the internet from being used as a tool for terrorists....
10:13, 05/16/2019

Tornado warnings issued in Texas as violent night of weather begins for millions Tornado warnings were issued in the Panhandle of Texas Tuesday afternoon, the first salvo in what's predicted to be a violent night of weather across the southern Plains.        ...
01:39, 05/08/2019

"Non-Violent Escape Plan": Brazil Pastors Convert Gang Members On YouTube As gang wars drive Brazil's homicide rate to historic highs, evangelical pastors - long revered in the nation's slums and prisons - have come up with a new way to protect members looking for a way......
08:26, 05/18/2019

'I'd Have These Extremely Graphic Dreams': What It's Like To Work On Ultra-Violent Games Like Mortal Kombat 11 Mortal Kombat 11 is a brutal game. That’s what you come for—sensational, over-the-top violence that’s inventive and gratuitous on a level that doesn’t exist anywhere else. It can be shocking in its detail and funny in its execution, but it’s always a...
20:39, 05/08/2019

Venezuela protests turn violent as Juan Guaido calls for end of Maduro regime Demonstrations turned violent Tuesday after opposition leader Juan Guaido declared he was starting the final phase of the process to oust President Nicolas Maduro....
21:26, 04/30/2019

Venezuela's Guaido issues call for military uprising amid violent clashes Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Tuesday made his strongest call yet to the military to help him oust President Nicolas Maduro, and violence broke out at anti-government protests as the country hit a new crisis point after years of politic...
22:39, 04/30/2019

May Day rallies descend into violent clashes with police in Paris as demonstrations are held around the world Groups of hooded, black-clad people threw rocks and other objects at police officers, smashed up vehicles, and set fires as the May Day rallies in the French capital quickly took a violent turn on Wednesday....
18:00, 05/01/2019

California man arrested after violent purse snatching captured on video in string of 'ambush' attacks A man in Northern California has been arrested after a violent purse snatching captured the moment a woman and her daughter were dragged down a flight of stairs earlier this month, officials announced....
18:00, 05/15/2019

WWE Raw: Seth Rollins, AJ Styles have violent contract signing, Money in the Bank participants announced Universal Champion Seth Rollins and AJ Styles made their upcoming championship match official on Raw during a contract signing ceremony that quickly got out of hand....
16:39, 04/30/2019

Venezuela’s Juan Guaido calls for ‘largest march in history’ amid violent protests Venezuelans are expected to take to the streets on Wednesday for what opposition leader Juan Guaido pledged would be the "largest march" in the country's history, a day after he called for the military to oust President Nicolas Maduro....
17:52, 05/01/2019

Violent weather: Hail, winds, tornadoes begin hammering swath from Texas to Nebraska Severe storms, with large hail, damaging winds and ground-hugging tornadoes, are expected to hammer major parts of Tornado Alley from Texas to South Dakota Friday in the first round of violent, unsettled weather expected to last into next week. ...
12:00, 05/18/2019

Venezuela uprising turns violent after military armored vehicle plows into crowd of opposition supporters Emboldened supporters of opposition leader Juan Guaido brutally clashed with Venezuelan security forces as dramatic footage from Caracas showed a military armored vehicle plowing into the crowd....
20:26, 04/30/2019

At least 28 people died in bloody Israel-Gaza attacks, signaling a violent resurgence for the first time in years Ali Jadallah/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Four Israelis and 24 Palestinians were killed in a resurgence of deadly violence the two areas haven't seen since 2014. Over 600 rockets were fired toward Israel from the Gaza Strip before Prime Minister Ben...
03:00, 05/06/2019

Violent weather: Hail, damaging winds, tornadoes expected to hammer swath from Texas to Nebraska Severe storms, with large hail, damaging winds and ground-hugging tornadoes, are expected to hammer major parts of Tornado Alley from Texas to South Dakota Friday in the first round of violent, unsettled weather expected to last into next week. ...
18:39, 05/17/2019

One solution for keeping traffic stops from turning violent: A robot that separates police officers from drivers. A California researcher has created a robot that allows police officers to conduct traffic stops without leaving the relative safety of their vehicle....
22:00, 05/14/2019

'Game of Thrones' recap: Battle of Winterfell is deadly, beautiful and disappointing Spoiler alert! 'Game of Thrones' delivered its biggest, grandest and perhaps most shocking episode ever in "The Long Night" (aka the Battle of Winterfell). So what's left now?        ...
06:39, 04/29/2019

Want a free copy of Rage 2 and a free haircut? Here's what you need to do Bethesda has teamed up with one of London's biggest hairdressers to deliver Rage 2 fans a free haircut and a free copy of the game - here's what you need to know....
21:00, 05/13/2019

Engaging world’s youth vital to preventing violent extremism, building sustainable peace, UN official tells Baku Forum The spotlight for the second and final day of the 5th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku, Azerbaijan, shined brightly on youth, with a lively discussion on the vital role young people play in countering and preventing violent extremism....
00:39, 05/04/2019

Some of Mexico's beautiful beaches are overrun with smelly algae that's turning the water brown Tourists looking for sun and sand in Mexican resorts like Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Tulum have been disgusted by foul-smelling mounds of algae.        ...
01:26, 05/11/2019

Mexico's beautiful beaches are overrun with smelly algae that's turning the water brown Tourists looking for sun and sand in Mexican resorts like Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Tulum have been disgusted by foul-smelling mounds of algae.        ...
20:13, 05/10/2019

Jenna Bush Hager's mom Laura Bush has beautiful response to pregnancy guilt and infertility Jenna Bush Hager is expecting her third child, and said she felt guilty knowing other women "want these babies." So she called her mom Laura Bush.        ...
18:26, 04/28/2019

'They were beautiful kids': Harlem fire at city-owned building claims 6 lives, including 4 children Six people, including four children, were killed Wednesday when an overnight fire ravaged an apartment in a city-owned Harlem building, fire and police officials said.        ...
21:39, 05/08/2019

'The universe is a violent place:' Black hole collides with neutron star, scientists say Forget Game of Thrones, now we may have detected a real-life "battle" going on in outer space between a black hole and a neutron star.        ...
01:26, 05/04/2019

'It takes one bad step': People die at the Grand Canyon because it's a beautiful, dangerous place The Grand Canyon is likely as safe as it ever will be, despite the recent deaths there. It's the truth behind the balancing act of preserving wilderness and protecting visitors.        ...
14:39, 05/03/2019

People's Most Beautiful cover girl Jennifer Garner: 'I didn't see myself as attractive' “Looks weren’t a big deal in my family," recalled Garner, who appears on the cover of People's Most Beautiful issue. "I don’t think my parents ever said ‘you’re pretty’ and so we just didn’t think about ...
21:00, 04/28/2019

'Nightmare scenario': At least 2M people in the path of 'potentially violent' tornadoes A dangerous day for weather was forecast Monday in portions of Texas and Oklahoma with at least 2 million people in the path of possible tornadoes.        ...
20:26, 05/20/2019

RED Hydrogen One Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface and Functionality | Processor and Performance | Camera | Multimedia | Battery life | Call Quality | ConclusionHyping a product naturally does well to generate interest, especially when it's something so differ...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 Review Review indexDesign | Fingerprint Scanner | Display | Interface and Functionality | Processor, Performance and Memory | Internet and Connectivity | Camera | Call quality | Battery life | Price and Alternatives | ConclusionIn the beginning was the scre...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Redmi Y3 Review Redmi Y3 boasts of a 32-megapixel selfie camera, but does this mean better quality images? We check out the camera, battery life, and performance of the Redmi Y3....
20:52, 04/29/2019

OnePlus 6T Review In the last few years, OnePlus has emerged as the go-to company for people who want a phone that's fast, reliable, with no bloatware, and more affordable than the big-name flagships from Samsung and Apple. The latest OnePlus 6T keeps perfecting that ...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Xiaomi Mi 9 Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface and Functionality | Processor, Performance and Memory | Camera | Sound Quality | Call quality | Battery life | ConclusionThe Xiaomi Mi 9 is the company’s first phone with the latest Snapdragon 855 and it’s rea...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Honor 8X Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface and Functionality | Processor and Performance | Camera | Battery life | Call Quality | ConclusionLast year’s Honor 7X was an impressive outing combining trendy features with a competitive $200 price tag. Its s...
12:52, 05/02/2019

AI: More Than Human - review ... but less than art Barbican, London This crowd-pleasing show throws robots, giant playthings and interactive paintings at viewers, but evidence of true creativity in machines is scarceIn 2016, a machine beat the world’s best (human) player at the ancient strategy game ...
17:39, 05/15/2019

OnePlus 7 Pro Review The OnePlus 7 Pro features a powerful processor and a useful set of secondary cameras, all wrapped in a new design. But is it worth the premium? Find out in our review....
15:39, 05/15/2019

LG G8 ThinQ Review This is the new LG G8 ThinQ. It looks like your typical phone on the outside – with a familiar glass-and-metal construction and a screen stretching from edge to edge – but on the inside, it packs some sci-fi-level stuff. It lets you unleash your inne...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Nikon Z7 Review The Nikon Z7 is the company's flagship, full-frame mirrorless camera targeted at professional photographers. But is it worth the premium? Find out in our review....
17:39, 05/10/2019

Huawei P30 Pro Review Just five months after the release of its Mate 20 Pro, Huawei, the fastest-growing smartphone company in the world, has shown the world another $1,000 phone that this time promises to rewrite the rules of photography: the P30 Pro. So why should you ...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Huawei P30 Review The Huawei P30 Pro has gotten all the buzz with its new superzoom camera, but Huawei has one more phone that features the same kind of performance power in a more compact body and at a much more affordable price, and that phone – undeservedly – flies...
17:00, 05/17/2019

Google Home Hub Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface and Functionality | Smart Home Control | Google Home App | Sound Quality | Connectivity | ConclusionLast year, at CES 2018, we saw Google’s first smart display, a competitor for Amazon’s Echo Show, but there w...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Sony Xperia 10 and 10 Plus Review Review indexDesign | Display | Using a phone with a 21:9 aspect ratio | Interface and Software | Hardware and performance | Camera | Multimedia, sound, call quality | Battery life | ConclusionHistorically, Sony has been conservative with its smartpho...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Huawei Watch GT Review Review indexDesign | Interface and Functionality | Huawei Health Companion App | Performance and Battery Life | ConclusionThe Huawei Watch GT is a refreshing device; it looks like a classic smart watch but it’s by no means trying to replace your phon...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Motorola One Vision Review 2019 shapes up to be a great year for those looking for an affordable phone with no compromises. After the revolutionary Google Pixel 3a, now Motorola has come up with a budget model of its own that exceeds expectations: welcome the new Motorola One ...
16:39, 05/15/2019

Mazda 3 2019 UK review Sharp-suited Mazda 3 touches down in UK. It’s got the handling smarts, but a weedy engine holds it back from obtaining class honours A pretty good reason for the likes of the Ford Focus and Volkswagen Golf to look over their shoulders. The previous...
17:39, 05/20/2019

Alpina B7 2019 review Alpina's latest take on the 7 Series packs more performance than a limousine could ever need, but how does it handle? Shall we start with performance? We might as well, because from a manufacturer so lovingly devoted to the finer details – those of...
17:39, 05/20/2019

BMW 730Ld 2019 UK review Refined diesel powerplant feels strongly suited to BMW’s luxurious executive flagship The entry-point of the revised, restyled 7 Series, and BMW’s renewed effort to make its executive flagship deliver on a luxury brief in ways the outgoing car coul...
12:13, 05/17/2019

Volvo S60 T5 2019 UK review Volvo takes on the Audi A4, BMW 3 Series, Mercedes C-Class et al with a saloon imbued with inviting Scandi-cool and sophistication In America, apparently they don’t put labels in boxes of assorted chocolates, telling you how each different delightf...
14:39, 05/01/2019

BMW X2 M35i 2019 review Most potent X2 yet gets BMW M division's first four-pot in 33 years to challenge the likes of Audi's SQ2 The BMW X2 M35i is among a new class of high-riding performance cars that aim to bring traditional hot hatchback values to the premium crossove...
01:13, 05/18/2019

Nokia 9 PureView Review The Nokia 9 is probably the most anticipated smartphone in the brand’s Android era. The reason for that is only one: the unique rear camera setup that includes not three, not even four, but five cameras! But a phone is more than just a camera, so let...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Xiaomi Redmi 7 Review Redmi 7 offers significant upgrades over the Xiaomi Redmi 6 including a large 6.26-inch HD+ screen, powerful processor, and plastic body with gradient design options....
19:13, 04/28/2019

Lenovo Smart Tab P10 Review Some people may have reservations about picking an Android tablet over anything else, especially given how fewer and fewer companies are releasing new models. When you have competing iPads, Windows 10 slates, and even Chromebooks, it really makes you...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface | Pixel Stand | Performance | Connectivity | Camera | Call Quality | Media | Battery Life | Conclusion The Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL denote search giant Google’s third set of premium smartphones in just as...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Skullcandy Push Review Skullcandy Push truly wireless earphones feature the company's signature edgy and modern styling, along with the convenience of untethered listening....
20:13, 05/08/2019

Withings Pulse HR Review Review indexDesign and comfort | Display and controls | Software and Functionality | Sports and activity tracking | Battery life | ConclusionIf you’re one of the millions of people that begin the new year with the goal to exercise more, you might nee...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Huawei Mate 20 Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface and Functionality | Processor and Performance | Camera | Sound quality | Call Quality | Battery life | Price and alternatives | ConclusionHuawei’s Mate 20 Pro has captured plenty of attention ......
12:52, 05/02/2019

Honor View20 Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface and Functionality | Processor and Performance | Camera | Multimedia | Call quality | Battery life | ConclusionHuawei sub-brand Honor is kicking off the new year with the release of its flagship smartphone in t...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Palm Phone Review Palm’s back into the fold, being brought back to life after Chinese maker TCL, the same company that bought the rights to manufacture BlackBerry smartphones, purchased the Palm trademark from HP back in 2014. Even though the brand has been resurrecte...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Asus ROG Phone Review The gaming phone is hardly a new concept, and Asus’ ROG Phone is but only the most recent example. Being the new kid on the block does have its perks, though. Not only has Asus gained the experience from devices that came before the ROG Phone, but th...
12:52, 05/02/2019

SteelSeries Stratus Duo Review Review indexDesign and build quality | Buttons and controls | Connectivity | Accessories | ConclusionSerious gaming on a phone or tablet is always a so-so experience. The games themselves may hold lots of potential, but the fact that you are limited ...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Xiaomi Pocophone F1 Review No one likes it when things become more expensive to purchase. In the smartphone world, increases in prices are all too familiar and it’s a trend that’s unlikely to stop – ever. And that’s partly why Pocophone, a sub-brand of Chinese tech company Xia...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Tecno Camon i4 Review The Camon i4 is a budget offering from Tecno in the sub Rs. 10,000 market. With so many established options already in the market, should you consider the Camon i4?...
20:39, 05/02/2019

Huawei Mate 20 Pro Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface | Processor, Performance and Memory | Internet and Connectivity | Camera | Sound Quality | Call quality | Battery life | Price and Alternatives | ConclusionHuawei has grown from a local Chinese phone maker kno...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Beats PowerBeats Pro Review Apple’s AirPods continue to be the most widely used and sold pair of true wireless earphones, but that’s not stopping subsidiary Beats from coming up with its own pair. Enter the Beats PowerBeats Pro, which mark the brand’s first real entry into the ...
17:00, 05/14/2019

Apple iPhone XR Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface and Functionality | Performance | Memory | Camera | Call quality | Battery life | ConclusionAfter a brief delay following the launch of the $1000+ iPhone XS and XS Max, Apple has finally released its new devic...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Fitbit Charge 3 Review Review indexDesign and comfort | Display and controls | Software and functionality | Sports and activity tracking | Battery life | ConclusionThe modern lifestyle provides many comforts, but often we indulge in them so much that we forget to take prop...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Samsung Galaxy A70 Review Samsung Galaxy A70 carries forward momentum built by the rejuvenated Galaxy A-series. But is it worth the Rs. 28,990 price tag? Read our Samsung A70 review to find out....
18:13, 04/30/2019

Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10+ Review The review has been updated to reflect changes to the in-display fingerprint reader performance after a software update and to include comments regarding our experience with the Galaxy S10.Review indexDesign | In-display fingerprint ......
12:52, 05/02/2019

Alpina B4 S Edition 99 2019 review Last hurrah for the current B4 S Biturbo brings unprecedented athleticism for an Alpina, but it's limited to just 99 cars The Edition 99 is a last-of-the-line special for the B4 S Biturbo – tiny Alpina’s equivalent to the BMW M4 CS, if you like. Bu...
17:39, 05/20/2019

Mi Home Security Camera 360° Review Mi Home Security Camera 360°, priced at Rs. 2,699, brings an impressive set of features an attractive price point. But is it worth buying? Find out in our review....
11:39, 05/11/2019

OnePlus Bullets Wireless 2 Review OnePlus Bullets Wireless 2 has been launched alongside the OnePlus 7 series, and promises better sound quality and battery life in a familiar form factor....
01:26, 05/15/2019

Porsche 911 Speedster 2019 review Porsche's fabled GT-car division turns out the 991-generation lights in spectacular fashion Strange that 65 years have passed since the name first appeared, and yet Porsche is still to fix what exactly a ‘Speedster’ should be.The lightweight 1954 o...
02:26, 05/15/2019

Dwarf Fortress: The Kotaku Review Dwarf Fortress is a brilliant game, but it will make you work to find that out. It’s a game that loves its complicated world and the adventures it offers players, even when the odds of winning are slim. It rewards you for putting yourself in a sticky...
18:13, 05/08/2019

Mercedes-Benz GLE 2019 UK review Entry-level GLE offers a smart, roomy interior, but seems to suffer for not having the E-Active air suspension The fourth-generation Mercedes-Benz GLE made quite the impression when we first tested it in the US last year. You see, it seemed to offe...
22:13, 05/10/2019

Mercedes-Benz EQC 2019 review Mercedes’ first proper electric car hits a competitive mark dynamically and might exceed rivals for comfort and refinement. Big appeal for both the eco-conscious and tech-savvy; maybe a touch less for the interested driver. For a company that has b...
02:26, 05/15/2019

WILL: A Wonderful World: The Kotaku Review When I booted up the Switch port of WILL: A Wonderful World, the game told me about its autosave function. Then I saw this, set next to a red megaphone icon: “This game includes occasional **** plots. When shocked or surprised please scream loudly an...
01:13, 05/17/2019

US says it will complete Keystone environmental review BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. government attorneys say the Trump administration plans to finish a new environmental review of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada even if a federal appeals court throws out a lawsuit that blocked the project. Presid...
02:00, 05/08/2019

Toyota GR Supra 2019 review A welcome addition to a small but growing class of purpose-built sports cars. Clearly a car with great potential, but not all of it has been realised yet More than anything, this Toyota Supra is remarkable for the fact it exists. The imperative tha...
14:13, 05/15/2019

Blaupunkt BTW-01 Review: Truly Wireless Earphones Under Rs. 6,000 The Blaupunkt BTW-01 truly wireless earphones are much more affordable than the current top options from Samsung, Apple, and Nokia, but how do they sound? We review to find out....
02:13, 05/17/2019

Review: Can This Marriage Be Saved (at the Local Pub)? “State of the Union,” a TV series in 10-minute servings, offers Rosamund Pike and Chris O’Dowd as a couple who self-therapize over white wine and ale....
22:26, 05/05/2019

Ducati Scrambler 1100 Review Bigger is always better, or is it? We spend a day testing this theory with the Ducati Scrambler 1100. Not only does look bigger, has a bigger engine but it also has whole lot of technology packed in......
15:39, 05/05/2019

HP Chromebook 14 review: One of the first AMD Chromebooks, tested Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) AMD wants in on the Chromebook craze. A few OEMs, including HP, Acer, and Lenovo, announced AMD-powered Chromebooks at CES this year, and those devices are just starting to become available. Intel processors po...
19:00, 05/04/2019

Art Review: ‘Camp’ at the Met, as Rich as It Is Frustrating This year’s Costume Institute exhibition is finally here. Will it help you better define camp? Probably not. But the historical journey is thoroughly engaging....
23:13, 05/08/2019

Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface | Processor, Performance and Memory | Internet and Connectivity | Camera | Sound Quality | Call quality | Battery life | Price and Alternatives | ConclusionSamsung might be the world’s number one phone maker b...
12:52, 05/02/2019

iPad mini (2019) Review The iPad mini is back, apparently by popular demand. Many thought the mini might be gone for good, but much like Apple’s release of the iPhone SE, the company’s meeting users’ demands for a smaller, up-to-date device with the 2019 iPad mini. It’s a s...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Amazon Echo Dot Review (3rd Generation) Review indexDesign | Functionality | Alexa App | Connectivity | Sound Quality | ConclusionAmazon’s Echo Dot, believe it or not, is in its third generation. It’s been a whirlwind few years for Amazon and its smart devices, as well as for its smart ass...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Honor Watch Magic Review Honor Watch Magic offers good features and is quite accurate when it comes to tracking but it does it offer a proper smartwatch experience? We review....
19:13, 04/28/2019

Lynk&Co 01 PHEV 2019 review Europe-bound Chinese SUV introduces clever three-cylinder hybrid powertrain we expected to first test in the Volvo XC40 The globalised nature of the car industry throws up some strange anomalies.Back in May 2016, Volvo previewed the XC40 at an even...
14:39, 05/01/2019

Apple iPad Pro (2018) Review As it’s not yet entirely clear what will ultimately become of the tablet category, Apple’s iPad business continues to rake in a small fortune each quarter. The iPad has long changed, though. It's no longer that $500 device that some people called a s...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Samsung Galaxy Watch Review Review indexDesign and comfort | Display and controls | Interface and functionality | Health and activity tracking | Connectivity | Phone calls, multimedia, Spotify support | Battery life and charging | Conclusion"Hey, your watch is glowing!" This is...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface | Processor, Performance and Memory | Internet and Connectivity | Camera | Call quality | Battery life | Price and Alternatives | ConclusionCompetition in the affordable phone market these days is not merely i...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Withings Steel HR Sport Review If you are looking for a smartwatch that lasts a really long time, tracks your activity, steps, heart rate, workouts and sleep patterns, while at the same time packing some serious style, it’s hard to think of a gadget that fits all those criteria be...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Samsung Galaxy Buds Review Review indexDesign and comfort | Connectivity | Functionality and controls | Sound quality | Battery life | ConclusionThere's no denying this: true wireless earphones are pretty awesome. They're light, discreet, and completely untethered, providing f...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Audi R8 Spyder 2019 UK review Convertible R8 isn’t an outstanding driver’s car, but its V10 soundtrack and refined manners appeal in their own unique way This is the 2019 version of Audi’s R8 Spyder, which has finally touched down in the UK following its reveal last year. It’s ...
18:00, 05/02/2019

Google Chromecast Review (2018) Review indexDesign | Connectivity | Interface and Functionality | Google Home App | ConclusionStreaming media is all the rage and Google’s Chromecast was one of the earlier, mainstream devices to capitalize on this. Offering a cheap, quick, and easy ...
12:52, 05/02/2019

MG ZS 2019 long-term review What distinguishes a modern MG besides the famous badge it wears? We're finding out over six months Why we’re running it: To see if reborn MG’s poster child is as easy to live with as the established names in the class Month 1 - Specs Life with a...
14:39, 05/01/2019

Apple iPad Air (2019) Review After a long time spread in between, Apple’s iPad Air 2 finally received a proper successor! Technically, the iPad Air (2019) arrives nearly 4.5 years after the iPad Air 2, which is a staggering amount of time in the world of tech. Until the arrival ...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Hero XPulse 200 First Ride Review It has been over a year and a half in coming! But we have finally ridden the Hero XPulse 200, which is India's only 200 cc adventure bike. We ride it on regular city roads, highways and even take it......
13:00, 05/02/2019

Review: Days Gone Saves the Best for Last, But It’s Too Little, Too Late I needed some explosive chemicals from the old sawmill on the edge of town, but hundreds of freakers were gathered there, feasting on a mass grave. So I set explosive traps around the building’s edges, planned a course through its twists and tu...
20:13, 04/28/2019

Is it worth hiking? Exercise review The hit of fresh air in your nostrils? The beauty of the countryside? Hiking is amazingWhat is it? Just a nice long walk.How much does it cost? Probably an initial outlay of about £50 for some decent gear, and then free for ever. Continue reading......
23:52, 05/01/2019

Samsung Galaxy S10e Review Review indexDesign and Size | Display | Interface and Functionality | Processor, Performance and Memory | Camera | Sound quality | Call quality | Battery life | Price and Alternatives | ConclusionIn the past couple of years, there was probably no oth...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Geometry A 2019 prototype review Geely's new electric-only brand makes its debut with an affordable, long-range saloon for China This is the first model from Geely's brand new electric vehicle (EV)-only brand, and a car that the Chinese giant says has been benchmarked against the ...
14:39, 05/01/2019

All I Know is What's on the Internet review: The shocks don't work How has our visual culture adapted to the digital age? All too well, according to this show at The Photographers' Gallery, London. Is the internet losing its ability to surprise?...
18:13, 04/28/2019

Volkswagen T-Cross 1.0 TSI 95 2019 UK review New compact crossover retains its classy, substantial feel on UK roads, even in mid-range, lower-powered form It’s absolutely no reflection on its expectations of the customer base, as I’m sure it would be at pains to point out, but Volkswagen has ...
23:00, 05/01/2019

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Review There is one main reason why Chinese brand Xiaomi has skyrocketed to success and millions of people are buying its phones: the price. Xiaomi phones are dirt cheap devices for what they offer and today we have the new Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 that costs le...
12:52, 05/02/2019

YouTubers, book review: In search of authenticity You could be forgiven for noticing YouTube only when a scandal breaks, but, as Chris Stokel-Walker writes, it's an increasingly important part of the entertainment business....
15:26, 05/16/2019

‘Tolkien’ review: Biopic suffers from too much restraint If there’s one thing I took away from “Tolkien,” it’s that I’ve been saying the “Lord of the Rings” author’s name wrong: it’s “Tol-keen,” not “Tol-kee-yen.” There, I just saved you two hours. This handsome if familiar-looking biopic examines the orig...
02:00, 05/08/2019

Lenovo Yoga Book C930 Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface and Functionality | Processor and Performance | Camera | Battery life | ConclusionWe had some reservations about the Lenovo Yoga Book last year when we reviewed it, as the ambitious hybrid tablet introduced so...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Book review: New Tim Cook bio tells us much of what we already knew The book follows the "then I introduced" format of new product launches, and is all business. It skimps on details about the non-Apple life of Tim Cook.        ...
12:26, 05/14/2019

Review: The Oculus Quest Is Virtual Reality’s Best Bet Yet Satisfying virtual reality experiences are unlike anything you’ll experience on your living room TV. Unfortunately, satisfying VR experiences are, for the most part, dependent on additional hardware. That makes it nearly impossible to just grab...
19:52, 05/07/2019

Google Pixel 3a XL review: Greater than the sum of its parts From the moment Google's Pixel 3 and 3 XL went on sale, us reviewers were largely in agreement: The phones' software was far more impressive than the hardware. Fair enough; Google is still pretty new at this "making its own devices" thing. ...
23:00, 05/07/2019

Powerbeats Pro review: The best-sounding Beats headphones yet Despite being a hugely popular headphone brand, Beats has had one glaring hole in its wireless headphone lineup: true wireless earbuds. Thanks to a hint in iOS code, the Powerbeats Pro weren't exactly a well-kept secret, and as expected, they ca...
21:13, 05/16/2019

Hero XPulse 200T First Ride Review While the Hero XPulse 200 ADV has an off-road bent of mind, the XPulse 200T is more suited for riding in the city and possibly go touring as well. Between the two, along with a few changes, there are......
13:00, 05/02/2019

Pixel 3a Review: Google's $400 Challenge to the $1,000 Smartphone At a time when we’re being told that $1,000 is what good smartphones cost, Google released a $400 phone that holds its own, says columnist David Pierce....
01:00, 05/08/2019

Pixel 3a review: the people’s Google phone? Great camera and software make a bargain, let down only by middling performance and battery Google’s latest phone, the Pixel 3a, offers the firm’s fantastic camera and software for less than £400, cutting a few corners on the way.The pitch for the Pi...
15:39, 05/14/2019

2019 Hero Pleasure Plus 110 First Ride Review It's light, nimble, easy to handle, and it's one of the most affordable scooters in its segment. We spend some time with the new Hero Pleasure Plus, the newest 110 cc scooter from Hero MotoCorp....
07:13, 05/15/2019

BenQ EL2870U 28-Inch 4K HDR Monitor Review BenQ EL2870U 4K HDR monitor aims to strike a balance between excellent visuals and some gaming-centric features, but does it succeed? We find out in our review....
16:13, 05/13/2019

Georgia dissolves immigration review board ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia has eliminated a state board tasked with investigating violations of immigration law. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Monday that Gov. Brian Kemp had signed legislation dissolving the Immigration Enforcement Review Bo...
21:39, 05/13/2019

Heaven’s Vault review – new worlds, new words A gripping adventure from award-winning studio Inkle casts you as an archaeologist translating an ancient alien languageHeaven’s Vault, a science fiction adventure told with the appealing restraint of an Asimov classic, begins as something of a reluc...
11:26, 05/13/2019

Microsoft Surface Studio 2 review: in a class of its own Stunning all-in-one PC that slides to become drawing tablet is held back by high price and old chips The Surface Studio 2 is Microsoft’s beautiful all-singing, all-dancing, all-in-one desktop computer that is quite unlike anything else on the market....
15:00, 05/01/2019

Jeep Renegade 1.0 Longitude 2019 UK review Updated Renegade arrives in the UK with downsized three-cylinder engine – could it be the sweetspot of the range? You may have seen Jeep now outsells Land Rover in Europe, reversing the trend of a lifetime. And it’s the Renegade – the brand’s sure-...
14:39, 05/01/2019

Tesla Model 3 Performance 2019 UK review Much ballyhooed ‘affordable’ electric saloon will be in showrooms later this year, making the question of its suitability for Britain’s awful roads look all the more urgent. We take it to some favourite ‘ride’ roads to discover the truth There can’...
14:39, 05/01/2019

Hero Maestro Edge 125 First Ride Review The new Hero Maestro Edge 125 is the sportier, or rather, edgier offering from the Indian two-wheeler maker and intends to cater to a younger and more vibrant customer base. Does it hold to the......
07:13, 05/15/2019

After Parkland review – a moving look at what happens after a school shooting The survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school shooting take center stage in a smartly constructed look at grief and healing“I feel bad,” an interviewer starts as the camera focuses on Andrew Pollack, from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas high...
14:26, 05/01/2019

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active Review If you are looking for a small and lightweight smartwatch that will look better on your wrist than a sporty fitness band, Samsung has got something for you: the brand new Galaxy Watch Active.Priced at the quite affordable $200, the Galaxy Watch Activ...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Oculus Quest review: VR freedom comes at a cost If the Oculus Go was an appetizer for truly wireless VR, which is entirely self-contained and doesn't rely on a PC, the Quest is closer to a main course. It's not as immersive as desktop virtual reality, but it's currently the easiest ...
23:00, 04/30/2019

Review: From Australia, a Dance That Wants to Rinse Your Soul Gideon Obarzanek and Lucy Guerin’s “Attractor,” part of the Australia Festival at the Joyce, has twitching and flailing, but no real sense of abandon....
22:00, 04/30/2019

Under Armour True Wireless Flash by JBL Review Review indexDesign | Software and Functionality | Connectivity | Controls | Sound Quality | Battery Life | ConclusionUnder Armour has slowly been making a push in the personal audio space for a good while now, offering an assortment of stuff ranging ...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Magic: The Gathering Arena: The Kotaku Review Magic: The Gathering Arena isn’t the same as ripping open Magic packs with your childhood best friend on a sunny park bench, but it is the next best thing. The digital card game, available on PC, smooths down the coarser aspects of paper Magic games,...
02:13, 05/16/2019

Strike review – Mungo the mole goes for goal A mole’s life is sportingly transformed by goggles that give him 20/20 vision in this modestly entertaining animationHere’s a modestly entertaining stop-motion family film with a fuzzily retro homemade aesthetic and a warming gentle Englishness: dece...
09:26, 05/09/2019

Motorola Moto G7, G7 Plus, G7 Power and G7 Play Review Review indexTL;DR: | Design | Fingerprint Scanners | Display | Interface | Processor, Performance and Memory | Internet and Connectivity | Camera Quality | Sound and Call Quality | Battery life | Prices and Alternatives | ConclusionMotorola is not a ...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Ford Ranger Raptor 2019 review A uniquely capable off-roader, albeit with minimal drama in the engine department It’s a Ford Raptor, but not the Ford Raptor - you know, the American big pick-up with the engine from the Ford GT. This is the more Euro-friendly Ford Ranger Raptor, ...
12:00, 05/02/2019

Review: A Glitter-Fueled Rocketman Blasts Off When you think about it, the rock’n’roll biopic is about as un-rock’n’roll as you can get, the ultimate in dancing about architecture. You have to sit still, mostly, through the whole thing. And watching a rock star’s li...
02:00, 05/18/2019

BMW 3 Series 330i M Sport 2019 UK review Brilliant handling smarts allied to greater sophistication and completeness than any 3 Series before it The ‘G20’ new-generation BMW 3 Series for you – maybe. While its UK sales will be dwarfed by those of the 320d (a full road test on which you’ll...
09:00, 05/06/2019

Review: At City Ballet, Two Cheers for Pam Tanowitz It was a sign of the company’s new era to feature a dance by Ms. Tanowitz, whose virtues were on display even if she failed to hit it out of the park....
20:00, 05/03/2019

David Spade’s ‘Game of Thrones’ review is the best we’ve seen yet Fandom is an odd thing. Often times, the people who claim to love something more than anyone else are the exact same folks who can’t help but nitpick and dwell on the most trivial of things. For these fans, complaining is something of a badge o...
18:52, 05/19/2019

GOP rep: Embattled House speaker tried to rig ethics review NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Republican lawmaker says Tennessee GOP House Speaker Glen Casada tried to “rig and predetermine” an ethics review regarding his mounting scandals. He’s requesting Casada’s leadership resignation. In a...
18:26, 05/17/2019

California to review LA archdiocese’s sex-abuse response LOS ANGELES (AP) — The California attorney general’s office will review how the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles handled allegations of child sex abuse. The Los Angeles Times says Attorney General Xavier Becerra notified Archbishop Jos...
03:39, 05/04/2019

Oculus Rift S review: Just another tethered VR headset Who needs the Rift S, really? That's the question I kept asking myself as I tested out the latest PC VR headset from Oculus. It's not a sequel to the original Rift, which helped kick off the modern VR era in a spectacular way. And even call...
22:26, 05/04/2019

Pixel 3a XL review: the cheaper Google phone to buy Great camera, top software, OK battery and performance, in a plastic body that’s a bit too wideWith a price-tag of £469, the Pixel 3a XL tries to offer the best of Google, but costing £400 less than its top-end siblingThe bigger brother of Google’s o...
14:39, 05/17/2019

Timefulness review – our impulsive and pugnacious age needs geology If you want to save Earth, argues a new book, quit sitting around in the present hoping for the best and learn to think really long term, like a geologist...
19:26, 04/28/2019

Team Sonic Racing: The Kotaku Review While it’s true that kart racing clashes with the idea of a character who runs super-fast, Sonic the Hedgehog is less likely to trip up when he’s driving a vehicle. Developer Sumo Digital proves that statement true a third time with Team Sonic Racing...
22:39, 05/17/2019

U.S. says it will complete environmental review for Keystone XL pipeline U.S. government attorneys say the Trump administration plans to finish a new environmental review of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada even if a federal appeals court throws out a lawsuit that blocked the project....
03:13, 05/08/2019

BMW 3 Series 320d M Sport 2019 UK review Arguably the most important model in the new 3 Series line-up proves diesel, and the Ultimate Driving Machine, are alive and well We live in times, most honest road testers will tell, when it can occasionally feel a touch overwhelming. So much meta...
08:39, 05/03/2019

| Super Rugby Review: Strong weekend for SA! It was a profitable weekend for teams in the South African Conference with victories for the Bull and Lions and a draw for the Stormers against the Crusaders....
17:13, 05/19/2019

‘Poms’ review: This heinous cheerleader movie is a bad joke Anjelica Huston was in hot water after a recent interview in which the actress said she only wants to make movies “that aren’t apologetically humble or humiliating, like ‘Band of cheerleaders gets back together for one last hurrah.’” Well, she’s righ...
02:00, 05/10/2019

Hero Xtreme 200S Track Ride Review Along with the Hero XPulse 200 and the XPulse 200T, Hero MotoCorp also launched the Xtreme 200S, which is essentially an Xtreme 200R with a fairing. We had an opportunity to ride it briefly at Buddh......
21:00, 05/03/2019

‘The Hustle’ review: Gender-swap remake is a rotten con job They’re a couple of dirty, rotten … ladies? The latest comedy to receive a needless gender-switch is the 1988 film “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels,” which itself was a remake of 1964’s “Bedtime Story” starring Marlon Brando. In “The Hustle,” actors Michael ...
02:00, 05/10/2019

Ohio to review handling of doctor’s abuse Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has ordered a review of the state medical board's handling of complaints against a now-dead Ohio State team doctor who investigators say sexually abused at least 177 students decades ago. (May 20)     &...
23:26, 05/20/2019

Venom Protective Shell Case Review: The Best Way To Look After Your Switch On The Go? If you or your kids' Nintendo Switch is likely to be joining you on a holiday this year, Venom's latest case is a smart purchase to protect your investment....
22:00, 05/02/2019

Oculus Quest Review: A $400 Taste of the Future of Gaming The $400 Oculus Quest virtual-reality system puts all the tracking and processing into the headset, letting you game anywhere with no annoying cables attached....
20:00, 04/30/2019

DJI Osmo Action review: A worthy GoPro rival Well, here's a surprise. After GoPro trod on DJI's foot with its ill-fated Karma drone, DJI is stomping right back with a rugged camera of its own -- the Osmo Action. It looks like a GoPro, is similarly priced ($349 -- $51 cheaper) and pret...
22:39, 05/15/2019

U.S. FCC delays review of spectrum assigned to vehicle communication Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Wednesday delayed plans to begin in June a comprehensive review of a valuable band of spectrum reserved for vehicles to communicate with one another....
22:39, 05/15/2019

Fujifilm X-T30 review: A street photography and 4K-video champ Amid all the drama in the full-frame mirrorless camera world, Fujifilm quietly unveiled the world-beating APS-C sensor X-T3, last fall. With an all-new 26.1-megapixel X-Trans 4 backside-illuminated (BSI) sensor, it was a major improvement on the......
22:39, 05/15/2019

Review: Preview of the Shelby Mustang GT350 is fast and fun at $59,000 You may think of the Mustang as a drag-strip special, a muscle car built for straight lines and stoplight hauls. Ford, though, is serious about making the iconic pony car a significant performance machine both at the drag strip and on the race track....
17:26, 05/19/2019

FCC delays review of spectrum assigned to vehicle communication The largely unused band of spectrum was reserved in 1999 for automakers to develop technology to allow vehicles to exchange data about their location, speed and direction to help avoid accidents. The FCC's delay complies with a request from the Trans...
22:39, 05/15/2019

‘El Chicano’ Review: Freeing East Los Angeles With Bloodshed In search of a specific Mexican-American identity, Ben Hernandez Bray’s ultraviolent epic follows a masked vigilante who does battle with the city’s gangsters....
13:39, 05/02/2019

What We Do In the Shadows review – the undead prove dead funny This seductive blood-sucking comedy about the everyday struggles of a gang of vampire housemates in New York is silly, deadpan and full of killer gagsTelevision loves a good vampire, but for some reason, the eternal torment of immortal parasitic kill...
00:13, 05/20/2019

'Much of the experience is meant to be horrible': Hito Steyerl review Serpentine Gallery, LondonThe German artist provides an uneasy ride in a show that starts in the digital realm and leads us towards the difficulties of everyday realityThere is a health and safety warning on one of the apps you must download to get t...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Review: Founders of Gloomhaven groans beneath its own weight Enlarge Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. “In the age after the Demon War, the continent enjoys a period of prosperity. Humans have made p...
12:13, 05/02/2019

McLaren 720S 2019 long-term review Is living with a true hypercar any harder than living with a family hatchback? We're finding out Why we’re running it: We know the 720S is one of the world’s greatest driving machines. But is it an equally rewarding car with which to live? Month 2 ...
14:39, 05/01/2019

OnePlus 7 Pro Review—The fastest, best-designed, best-value Android phone The OnePlus 7 Pro. With a front that is nearly all pixels, there isn't much you can do to improve smartphone design from here. [credit: Ron Amadeo ] ...
23:39, 05/14/2019

You could get paid $65K to review luxury yachts and travel the world A start-up website is advertising for what could be one of the best jobs in the world, with the successful applicant traveling the world testing luxurious yachts and being paid to do so....
23:00, 05/10/2019

Dead to Me review – come back Desperate Housewives, all is forgiven! Netflix’s deathly dull dark comedy will make you pine for the soapy, snarky thrills of Wisteria LaneNetflix’s new 10-part series Dead to Me reminded me how much I miss Desperate Housewives – that perfect soapy, shiny, comic confection anchored by fou...
15:39, 05/03/2019

Three Identical Strangers review: a good film about bad science What begins as a feel-good human-interest documentary about the dance of nature and nurture will leave you feeling very angry indeed - and much better informed...
18:13, 04/28/2019

US: Agreement will be tough at 2020 nuclear treaty review The final preparatory meeting for next year’s review of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty has ended with deep divisions and U.S. Ambassador Robert Wood says reaching agreement at the 2020 conference “will be an incredibly difficult task.”...
05:00, 05/11/2019

Orchids at Kew Gardens review – celebrating the colour of Colombia As home to an amazing 4200 orchid species, Colombia is the perfect choice to fuel an orchid festival at Kew Gardens in London – and turn it into a carnival...
18:26, 04/28/2019

Review: Beloved board game Castles of Burgundy is now an app Enlarge / Let's get ready for some hot Renaissance action! Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. The Castles of Burgundy has long been one of ...
12:13, 05/02/2019

Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case Review As the saying goes, there are two types of people in this world: those who find the AirPods comfortable to wear, and those who just can't get them to stay in their ears. If you happen to be in the first group, you'll probably want to know about the s...
12:52, 05/02/2019

Mac DeMarco: Here Comes the Cowboy review – self-indulgent comedy indie (Mac’s Record Label)Mac DeMarco’s lackadaisical balladry has long boasted a lyrical economy that feels almost Beatlesesque – simple, relatable observations that echo through a song until they acquire a subtle profundity. Yet on the titular opener to ...
17:13, 05/10/2019

Mercedes-Benz E-Class E300e 2019 UK review Latest E-Class hybrid attempts to offer best of both worlds, with claimed 30 miles of electric-only range How will history judge plug-in hybrids once the revolution is complete and we’re all driving zero-emission electric cars? Right now, it alread...
11:13, 05/20/2019

Keep Watching review – tech dystopia becomes a song and dance New Diorama, London Jesse Fox’s play about the perils of surveillance is at its best when observing the bond between sparring siblingsWhat makes technology scary are the unknowns: our inability to control it, our data taken without informed consent, ...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Frankissstein by Jeanette Winterson review – an inventive reanimation This reimagining of a classic shifts our view of humanity in a darkly entertaining styleAt an advanced stage of a prolific career, Jeanette Winterson has had a surge of inventiveness. Frankissstein, her playful reanimation of Mary Shelley’s 1818 clas...
08:39, 05/20/2019

Seahorse review – moving study of man who gave birth A nuanced, tender look at the life of trans man Freddy McConnell and his struggle to conceive and deliver his own childAcross the breadth of fiction, the notion of male pregnancy has historically been played for laughs, terror or, most often, a combi...
14:26, 05/01/2019

Review: Istanbul: The Dice Game rules the bazaar Enlarge (credit: Nate Anderson) Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. When it comes to gaming, I am a man of simple pleasures. I need no boxes ...
12:13, 05/02/2019

| Super Rugby review: Mixed fortunes for SA teams The Stormers took the honours over the Bulls in their bruising Super North-South derby in Cape Town in a mixed weekend for South African teams in Super Rugby....
18:52, 04/28/2019

Premier League 2018-19 review: managers of the season From the Premier League’s top two to an Argentinian inspiration, via impressive stints at Wolves and WatfordWelcome to theguardian.com review of the 2018-19 Premier League season. We have nominated some contenders for this category but this is just t...
10:52, 05/13/2019

Purplebricks to exit Australia, review U.S. business as CEO leaves Online estate agent Purplebricks said on Tuesday its founder Michael Bruce would step down as chief executive immediately as the company winds down its Australian operations and reviews its U.S. business....
10:00, 05/07/2019

Premier League 2018-19 review: players of the season From a pair of stars at the Etihad and Anfield, plus Spurs’ superstar South KoreanWelcome to theguardian.com review of the 2018-19 Premier League season. We have nominated some contenders for this category but this is just to get the discussion going...
13:13, 05/13/2019

The Curse of La Llorona review – supernatural sleepover fodder This unscary, 70s-set horror about a child-killing ghost is a formulaic genre dirgeThere’s something scarily inconsequential about fright flick The Curse of La Llorona, a formulaic slab of supernatural dirge destined to be forgotten by year’s, or per...
08:13, 05/03/2019

RBI Ordered To Review Its Disclosure Policy On Banks Under RTI: 10 Points The Supreme Court last week gave the Reserve Bank of India "a last opportunity" to disclose details such as its list of wilful defaulters under Right to Information Act (RTI Act). The top court also......
12:39, 04/29/2019

Premier League 2018-19 review: pundits of the season From Sky Sports’ leading duo to the excellence of Alex Scott, a look at some of the better broadcast punditsWelcome to theguardian.com review of the 2018-19 Premier League season. We have nominated some contenders for this category but this is just t...
14:52, 05/13/2019

Democrats Seek Review of Russian Investment in Kentucky A Russian aluminum company recently came out from under United States sanctions. Now it’s planning to invest $200 million in Kentucky, and maybe more in other states....
02:13, 05/17/2019

Marina review – pom-poms, lightsabers and striking pop showtunes Royal Albert Hall, LondonDespite singing to backing tracks, the Greek-Welsh conceptualist creates a vivid show out of her stylised electropopThe family is out for Marina Diamandis tonight – not just the blood relatives, a dozen of whom have turned ou...
16:00, 05/07/2019

'Charlotte Posenenske: Work in Progress' Review: A Minimalist Goes Outside the Box Humble materials and a fiercely democratic mindset are at the heart of this retrospective of the underknown Charlotte Posenenske, who gave up making art in her mid-30s....
10:00, 05/07/2019

Mercedes-Benz E-Class E300de 2019 UK review Mercedes has introduced a super-efficient diesel-electric hybrid plug-in hybrid powertrain to the E-Class. Is it any good? Here is a potential solution to the biggest problem with pretty much every plug-in hybrid (PHEV) on sale today.You see, PHEVs...
04:26, 05/02/2019

Premier League 2018-19 review: flops of the season From Manchester United to Shkodran Mustafi, some of those who may well wish to forget this past campaignWelcome to theguardian.com review of the 2018-19 Premier League season. We have nominated some contenders for this category but this is just to ge...
14:52, 05/13/2019

Ford Fiesta ST 2019 long-term review Was five months enough time for Ford’s hot supermini to make an impression? After 9000 miles, we have an answer Why we ran it: To see if Ford’s hottest supermini can successfully pick up the baton from its class-topping predecessor Month 5 - Month ...
15:26, 05/13/2019

Facebook fact checkers will soon review Instagram posts Fake news, conspiracy theories and misinformation aren't just problems for Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. They're also rampant on Instagram. While Instagram has been working to reduce the reach of false posts, starting this week, it will go...
21:52, 05/06/2019

Porsche Cayenne Coupe Turbo 2019 review Costs more than the standard car and is little different to drive, but the Cayenne Coupe certainly has an appeal all of its own Sorry to start with a cliche, but the Porsche Cayenne Coupe really is one of those cars that appears to be an answer to ...
01:52, 05/21/2019

Live Review: At Coachella, the Gospel According to Kanye West After a few of his most difficult years and a brief retreat from the spotlight, the rapper returned with Sunday Service — a performance of spiritual music where he rarely took center stage....
21:13, 04/28/2019

Hyundai Tucson 1.6 CRDi N-Line 2019 review Hyundai gives its mid-size SUV an N-inspired sporting treatment. We drive it to see if it's all style and no substance Here we have another example of Hyundai’s halfway-house sporting trim line, applied to the brand’s big-selling family SUV. We fir...
21:52, 05/17/2019

Boeing says safety review corroborated its findings on a 737 MAX sensor Boeing Co said on Sunday that a Safety Review Board convened in late 2018 corroborated its prior conclusion that an angle-of-attack (AOA) sensor on the 737 MAX, which has suffered two fatal crashes, was not necessary for the safe operation of commerc...
21:52, 05/05/2019

Toyota Camry 2.5 Hybrid Design 2019 UK review Model returns to UK for the first time in 14 years with all-new design and ULEZ-friendly hybrid power Has the UK missed the Toyota Camry? Probably not. In fact, you’d be forgiven if you hadn’t noticed it’s been missing since it went off sale 14 yea...
08:26, 05/08/2019

E.P.A. Dismisses Members of Major Scientific Review Board A spokesman for the agency’s administrator said he would consider replacing the academic scientists with representatives from industries the agency is supposed to regulate....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Board game review: Ultimate Werewolf Legacy Enlarge Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. Our 16 games of Werewolf sprawled across 20 hours and two lengthy play sessions. They began well...
12:13, 05/02/2019

Audio Technica ATH-M50xBT Bluetooth Headphones Review Audio Technica ATH-M50x is a cult classic when it comes to headphones, and a new version of it adds a splash of modernity with wireless connectivity....
16:13, 05/01/2019

The Mueller Report by the Washington Post review – the truth is out there… somewhere Robert Mueller’s detailed investigation into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russia makes for a lively readMueller and Trump – they surely constitute one of the great double acts in criminal history, like Sherlock Holmes and Moriarty or Jave...
13:26, 05/05/2019

Federal judge orders FDA to begin review of e-cigarettes A federal judge is siding with public health groups suing the Food and Drug Administration to begin reviewing thousands of e-cigarettes on the U.S. market....
14:39, 05/16/2019

Venice Biennale 2019 review – preaching to the converted There is much to praise from Ghana, India, France, and a stunning international pavilion. Less admirable is a true horror on the Arsenale…The tide is rising. The ice caps are melting. The oceans are awash with trash. That is the main message from the...
14:00, 05/12/2019

‘Blood & Treasure’ review: Fast but forgettable adventure This season, ABC gave us “Whiskey Cavalier,” one of those globe-trotting espionage series featuring a poorly matched guy and girl whose mutual attraction was reluctant yet instantaneous. Not surprisingly, the formulaic-yet-frenetic hour, which was in...
07:39, 05/18/2019

Review: Avengers Endgame is three of Marvel’s best films, rolled into one Enlarge / The beginning of the End... game. (credit: Marvel Studios) Ars Technica takes spoilers seriously. This Avengers Endgame review has been written with a bare minimum of plot details, for those interested in seeing the film completely fresh-e...
12:00, 05/02/2019

Alex Hales drug ban prompts review of ECB guidelines The fallout from Alex Hales's 21-day recreational drugs ban will see the ECB and PCA review the regulations around the issue – even though they were only changed in March....
16:13, 05/01/2019

Review: The $99 Urbanista Stockholm wireless earbuds get the fundamentals right Oh Sweden. It’s the birthplace of A-Ha’s Morten Harket. Home of the world’s largest sovereign wealth fund. And yes, its capital city, Oslo, is a sight to behold. The fjord-pocked Scandinavian nation is also home to Urbanista – a trendy boutique audio...
13:26, 05/17/2019

Pakistan Says It Will Review Re-Opening Airspace For Indian Flights Pakistan will review re-opening of its airspace for Indian flights on May 15 amid heightened Indo-Pak military tensions, a civil aviation official said Sunday, but a senior minister indicated that the......
20:13, 05/12/2019

UK watchdog to review Nigel Farage's Brexit Party funding Former British premier Gordon Brown has called for the Electoral Commission to investigate Nigel Farage's Brexit Party. There are also concerns over the accounting of funds for the party leader....
00:26, 05/21/2019

Q Acoustics 3020i Review: $300 speakers shouldn’t sound this good British Audio firm Q Acoustics might make $4,500 speakers nowadays, but it’s better known for the performance of its budget speakers. Now that the company has made its entry to the US market, I’ve had the chance to test the 3020i – its midrange speak...
04:52, 05/02/2019

The Dream review – a podcast tale of how firms manipulate our brains A shocking podcast tells the story of how poor people are being exploited by new kinds of companies that have turned the insights of cognitive science on them...
18:13, 04/28/2019

Huawei P30 Lite review: Attractive and affordable, with excellent cameras With the P30 Lite, Huawei has favoured smart industrial design and a triple camera system over screen technology and battery capacity. If you're happy with these trade-offs, it's a good buy....
12:39, 05/15/2019

Review: The Volvo XC40 is the perfect entry-level luxury car The Volvo XC40 compact crossover is the culmination of Volvo's revamped lineup under Geely, creating the best entry-level luxury crossover on sale today....
18:13, 04/28/2019

Premier League 2018-19 season review: our writers’ best and worst The best players, greatest games and standout signings – plus those that didn’t work out, and what needs to changeEd Aarons: Virgil van Dijk. Raheem Sterling runs him close but in terms of impact and influence, the big Dutchman has been peerless. Con...
20:39, 05/14/2019

OnePlus 7 Pro Review: Stunning All-Screen Design That's Worth Every Penny For years, OnePlus has been nipping at the heels of smartphone giants like Samsung and Huawei with stripped down phones boasting big specs, solid designs, and not much else. And for a lot of people that was totally fine, as it allowed OnePlus to offe...
18:13, 05/14/2019

New Order at MoMA review: artists chart a world in motion Museum of Modern Art, New YorkThe uses, abuses and future of technology since 2000 are explored in an exhibition of Louise Bourgeois holograms, cyborg exercise equipment and lab artTo think computers were not supposed to make it to the new millennium...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Labor's entire policy agenda is up for review, Jim Chalmers tells Q&A ‘Our job now is not to engage in some year-long pity party,’ leadership aspirant saysThe Labor leadership aspirant Jim Chalmers says the party’s entire policy agenda, including its ambitious 45% emissions reduction target, could be upended in the wak...
23:52, 05/20/2019

"Who Needs Himalayas?": People Review Delhi's Ghazipur Garbage Dump The huge 'mountain of garbage' at the saturated Ghazipur landfill site still receives tonnes of garbage every day - but Delhi residents have found a unique way of letting their frustration be known.......
06:52, 05/02/2019

The Dead Don't Die review – stumbling zombie comedy kicks off Cannes Bill Murray, Adam Driver and Chloë Sevigny lead Jim Jarmusch’s droll but directionless opening nighterJim Jarmusch’s undeadpan comedy is laconic, lugubrious and does not entirely come to life, despite many witty lines and tremendously assured perform...
23:52, 05/14/2019

Turkey offers Trump joint review of Russian S-400 threat Officials say President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has discussed with U.S. President Donald Trump a Turkish proposal to establish a joint committee over Turkey's plans to purchase Russian S-400 missile defense systems....
20:13, 04/29/2019

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Review: The Real Heroes Were the Friends We Made Along the Way Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk, Captain America and other stars settle scores, tie up loose ends and take a long victory lap in the final chapter of this cycle....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Total War: Three Kingdoms review – inside the soap opera of an empire PC; Creative Assembly/SegaThe battles are as gripping as ever but it’s the melodrama and petty politics that enlivens this first-rate strategy gameThis latest continent-sized strategy game from UK studio The Creative Assembly blends the hard graft of...
21:13, 05/16/2019

Critic’s Pick: ‘If the Dancer Dances’ Review: An Inheritance in Motion Maia Wechsler’s documentary goes backstage with dancers in a revival of Merce Cunningham’s “RainForest” as they learn to move from those who knew the groundbreaking choreographer....
20:00, 04/28/2019

A Promising Peanut Allergy Treatment May Not Work So Well After All, Research Review Says In a new review published in the Lancet, researchers came to a disappointing conclusion about recent studies on treating peanut allergies. They found that treating children by exposing them to small amounts of peanuts, which has shown success in seve...
21:13, 04/28/2019

Rocketman review – Elton John biopic that's better at the tiaras than the tantrums Taron Egerton does a good impression of the flamboyant musician in this sucrose treatment, a by-the-numbers approach authorised by Elton himselfDexter Fletcher’s rousingly good natured Rocketman is the authorised-version movie about the legendary sin...
23:52, 05/16/2019

Musk to review all of Tesla's expenses in new cost cutting plan Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk told employees on Thursday that he, along with new finance head, will review all future expenses as part of an initiative to cut costs, according to an email seen by Reuters....
01:39, 05/17/2019

Critic’s Pick: Review: What the Crow Knows in ‘Grief Is the Thing With Feathers’ An amazing Cillian Murphy portrays both a grieving dad and the mythical bird who takes over his life in Enda Walsh’s adaptation of Max Porter’s novel....
05:00, 04/29/2019

‘The Sun is Also a Star’ review: Young love story lacks heat Once again, with the odds stacked against them, two extremely attractive people have fallen in love. The latest smoldering pair are Natasha (Yara Shahidi) and Daniel (Charles Melton) from “The Sun Is Also a Star,” a sweet but soupy adaptation of a yo...
02:52, 05/17/2019

The Wandering Earth review: Epic Chinese sci-fi film heralds a new era The Wandering Earth, an adaptation of Cixin Liu's story of humans struggling to move Earth to a new home, is coming to Netflix. Our review: Despite a few science bloopers, it's cinematic gold...
21:26, 04/28/2019

Carolina's Ron Brind'Amour calls for expanded video review Carolina Hurricanes coach Rod Brind'Amour called for expanded video review following another officiating controversy in the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs....
03:26, 05/17/2019

Sorry We Missed You review – Ken Loach's superb swipe at zero-hours Britain The I, Daniel Blake director raises his game yet further with this gut-wrenching tale of a delivery worker driven to the brinkDirector Ken Loach and screenwriter Paul Laverty have come storming back to Cannes with another tactlessly passionate bullet...
09:39, 05/17/2019

Musk to review all of Tesla's expenses in new cost-cutting plan Elon Musk, in an email to employees, said Tesla's net proceeds from its recent stock and debt offering gave the company only 10 months to achieve breakeven at the rate it burned cash in the first quarter....
12:52, 05/17/2019

Atlantique review – African oppression meets supernatural mystery Mati Diop’s feature debut forces young Senegalese lovers to choose between love, duty and servitude, then adds a surreal twist‘Some memories are omens,” says the heroine of this intriguingly ruminative and poetic movie from Mati Diop, making her feat...
20:13, 05/16/2019

NordicTrack RW900 review: The Peloton of rowers is my new favorite workout In terms of design and overall quality, Peloton stationary bikes are great… but they’re not really any better than rival workout bikes in the same price range. The reason Peloton is so popular right now has precious little to do with the...
19:00, 05/16/2019

| Samsung's foldable screens fail in some early review models Some test models of Samsung's new foldable phone suffered defects after only days of use, casting a shadow over next week’s introduction of a $1,980 device meant to rejuvenate a flagging market and showcase the Asian company’s technology expertise....
18:26, 04/28/2019

Catch-22 review – George Clooney's dizzying, daring triumph The actor-director’s visually impressive adaptation of Joseph Heller’s second world war novel is a violent, frenetic and disquieting small-screen satireThere’s a moment late in Catch-22, as a second world war bomber returns from a mission over Italy,...
09:00, 05/16/2019

Purplebricks names interim U.S. boss amid review of business Purplebricks Group Plc named Phil Felice as the interim boss of its U.S. operations on Monday, tasked with overseeing the online estate agent's review of the business....
11:39, 05/20/2019

Here is our super spoiler-y review of the Game of Thrones series finale Enlarge / The eight and final season of Game of Thrones proved to be the most polarizing and controversial yet. (credit: HBO) The series finale of Game of Thrones defied pretty much all the predictions as to who would emerge triumphant and sit on t...
10:13, 05/20/2019

The Projectionist review – Abel Ferrara's wistful, indulgent ode to cinema In a loving yet overlong documentary, the director looks back on 1970s New York and how movie-watching has changedOf Martin Scorsese’s classic Taxi Driver, the film critic Ty Burr once wrote, “Before Times Square was a Disneyfied tourist heaven, chil...
14:26, 05/01/2019

Georgetown review – Christoph Waltz's inglorious directorial debut The two-time Oscar winner stumbles with a flat, amateurish drama loosely telling the true story of a devious social climberThere’s an intriguing true story trying to break out of Christoph Waltz’s curiously flat directorial debut. It’s a timely one, ...
14:26, 05/01/2019

Premier League 2018-19 review: our predictions versus reality We thought Manchester City would pip Liverpool to the title, but we also said Watford would go downWhat we said: “Pep Guardiola’s talented side look well placed to become the first team to retain the Premier League title since Manchester United did i...
18:00, 05/15/2019

Les Misérables review – savvy cop procedural swerves into molotov mayhem Ladj Ly’s debut feature is a police drama set in a tough Paris suburb that loses subtlety and heft as it erupts into violenceThis movie from first-time feature director Ladj Ly has one of the most striking and even glorious pre-credit sequences I can...
21:26, 05/15/2019

Ford Focus ST-Line X 2019 long-term review It has already proved itself in Autocar's road test, but what is Ford's all-new Focus like to live with? We're finding out Why we’re running it: To find out if Ford’s all-purpose hatchback remains the driver’s car of choice in the family car class ...
11:00, 05/19/2019

Bitcoin Billionaires by Ben Mezrich review – the tale of the Winklevoss twins Coders, cocktails and a bank heist in reverse – the brothers who sued Mark Zuckerberg and hit bitcoin boom timeIf you have seen The Social Network, you will remember the Winklevoss twins: tall, preppy Harvard students (both played by Armie Hammer) wh...
11:39, 05/16/2019

LG G8 ThinQ first look review: Despite silly gimmicks, it's an affordable flagship worth considering The LG G8 ThinQ looks a lot like last year's G7 with some minor updates and a couple gimmicky unreliable functions. However, it is an affordable flagship at $620 and offers most of what we see on the more expensive Samsung Galaxy S10....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Unfreedom of the Press review: Mark Levin's Trumpist take on the first amendment The passionate pro-Trump convert’s attack on the mainstream media occasionally sounds like ‘fake news’ itselfAmericans’ distrust of the media is only exceeded by its disdain for Congress. Mark Levin’s latest book won’t do much to rehabilitate journal...
13:00, 05/18/2019

Tucked review – moving tale of a dying drag queen Derren Nesbitt is terrific as an ageing club performer who rescues a young singer from homophobic attackersAn ageing drag queen gets a diagnosis of terminal cancer and makes a new friend in this touching, unexpectedly funny end-of-life drama set in B...
17:52, 05/16/2019

Carly Rae Jepsen: Dedicated review – dusky disco glories (Schoolboy/Interscope)With less of the belt-it-out bombast, Jepsen presents her more confident, seductive and cheeky sides – all are welcomeShe’ll forever be synonymous with Call Me Maybe. But Carly Rae Jepsen’s real trademark contrasts innocence – a...
13:00, 05/17/2019

See You Yesterday review – poignant time travel caper is a Netflix win This engaging, often ingenious, Spike Lee-produced adventure sees two teens try to stop a police shooting by going back in timeIn the last couple of years, we’ve witnessed a glut of film-makers and screenwriters responding to the increase in publicis...
18:13, 05/04/2019

New Vampire Weekend album review: ‘Father of the Bride’ is a commitment After winning their first Grammy for their last album, 2013’s “Modern Vampires of the City,” Vampire Weekend apparently decided that, as a reward for that achievement, a six-year break was in order. But now the alt-rock band born out of Columbia Univ...
00:39, 05/03/2019

Medal of Honor review sought for minority World War I heroes Lawmakers want the Pentagon to take another look at scores of soldiers who may have been denied the nation's highest military honor due to their race or religion....
12:39, 05/02/2019

‘UglyDolls’ review: Pop star voices can’t save greedy kid flick The message of the screechy new kids’ movie “UglyDolls” may appear to be “Be yourself,” but the real takeaway here is “Buy our merch!” That corporate greed is particularly noticeable in this latest film about a popular supermarket toy because the sto...
00:39, 05/03/2019

Mortal Kombat 11 review: Great gameplay, excessively packaged Enlarge / Classic characters (klassic karacters?) Raiden and Johnny Cage face off in a nostalgic-themed arcade level. (credit: NetherRealm Studios) The original Mortal Kombat arcade experience quite literally shaped my life in gaming—I've been a de...
18:52, 05/03/2019

OnePlus 7 rumor review: price, release date, and new features By now, you probably already know: there will be not one, but two different OnePlus devices: a OnePlus 7 model and then an advanced OnePlus 7 Pro version with a brand new generation of screen that promises to outdo all existing phones in terms of col...
16:00, 05/02/2019

U.S. may review ties with countries deemed anti-Israel: envoy The United States may review its ties with countries it deems as being anti-Israel after what a U.S. envoy said on Sunday was a shift in policy toward equating anti-Zionism with anti-Semitism....
20:39, 05/05/2019

Review: Super-hot board game Terraforming Mars goes digital Enlarge (credit: Asmodee Digital) Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. Terraforming Mars is one of the most popular heavy strategy games of th...
12:13, 05/02/2019

Germany's RWE to review climate lobbying as investor pressure rises German utility RWE, under investor pressure as one of Europe's biggest carbon polluters, said on Friday it would review its lobbying activities to see if they are in line with the Paris Agreement on climate change....
17:13, 05/03/2019

The Quiet One review – controversial and evasive Bill Wyman documentary An underdeveloped look at the life of the former Rolling Stone has led to outrage over its portrayal of an alleged sexual predatorIt should probably surprise no one that a new documentary about “the quiet” Rolling Stone, Bill Wyman, has kicked up a c...
05:52, 05/03/2019

IMF mission team travels to Argentina to review economic plan "An IMF team led by Roberto Cardarelli will arrive in Buenos Aires on May 8 in the context of the fourth review of Argentina's economic plan that supports the 36-month Stand-By Agreement," said an IMF spokeswoman. ...
20:26, 05/08/2019

The Book Review Podcast: The Real Life of a Diplomat, Told Like a Novel George Packer talks about “Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century,” and Lori Gottlieb discusses “Maybe You Should Talk to Someone.”...
20:52, 05/10/2019

Astrologaster review – comedy quack stalks the streets of Shakespeare iPad, iPhone, Mac, PC; Nyamnyam You play an Elizabethan astrologer-physician treating a bunch of hilarious hypochondriacs in this well put together gameIt’s the late 16th century, in the aftermath of aplague outbreak, and you’re a Londoner troubled b...
20:52, 05/09/2019

‘Biggest Little Farm’ review: Riveting nature film is a pig deal Like many farm-to-table foodies, filmmaker John Chester and his chef wife Molly talked about the dream of living off the land. But this idealistic couple actually took the next step and did it, buying 200 acres north of Los Angeles. Their aim: to cre...
02:00, 05/10/2019

‘Wine Country’ review: Queens of comedy let loose on the juice The pitch, it’s easy to image, was “Sideways” meets “Girls Trip.” Amy Poehler’s directorial debut never really leaves its Eileen Fisher-clad comfort zone, but it’ll probably be a hit regardless with women of a certain age. That would be around 50, th...
02:00, 05/10/2019

Holly Herndon: Proto review – dystopia averted! AI and IRL in pop harmony 4ADHerndon’s own AI, Spawn, augments her group’s flesh-and-blood vocals to challenge our fear that machines are taking overThere’s something soothing about how rubbish Google’s new predictive email tools are – if AI can’t work out what you want to te...
10:13, 05/10/2019

Jim Jordan: Dems out to 'destroy' Bill Barr and derail his FBI review House Judiciary Committee Republican Jim Jordan charged at an explosive hearing to hold Attorney General Bill Barr in contempt that Democrats were on a mission to "destroy" Barr so that they could derail the Justice Department's ongoing review of all...
23:52, 05/08/2019

Mortal Kombat 11 review – the best, goriest, fighting game in years Xbox One, PC, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch; NetherRealm Studios/Warner Bros InteractiveThe extreme violence will deter some, but this over-the-top fighter has brains as well as shock valueI never expected Mortal Kombat to show this much heart – at ...
14:26, 05/01/2019

Ed Sheeran: I Don't Care (with Justin Bieber) review – the most surefire pop hit of the year Two seismic stars, one super-producer and a chorus that only leaves your head after surgery … ubiquity is assured for this breezily infectious smashYou only have to look at the charts to see that the public don’t pay huge attention to what critics th...
17:13, 05/10/2019

US lawmakers review control board’s role in Puerto Rico SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — U.S. lawmakers are reviewing the work of a federal control board created by Congress to oversee Puerto Rico’s finances amid complaints from some officials that it is ineffective and has cost the bankrupt U.S. territ...
22:39, 05/02/2019

Nintendo Labo VR review: Cute, cardboard and kinda boring Virtual reality devotees scoffed at the introduction of Google Cardboard five years ago: Why would anyone settle for such a limited, feeble-looking piece of paper when "real" headsets were on the horizon? But Cardboard was never about competing......
00:13, 05/03/2019

FAA convenes multi-agency board to review Boeing software fix The Federal Aviation Administration said on Tuesday it had convened a multi-agency Technical Advisory Board to review Boeing’s proposed software fix on the grounded 737 MAX....
22:00, 05/07/2019

Critic’s Pick: ‘Shadow’ Review: A Bleak World Splashed With Red Zhang Yimou’s film, set during the “Three Kingdoms” era in Chinese history, features head-spinning palace intrigue and spectacularly inventive violence....
13:39, 05/02/2019

Premier League 2018-19 review: innovations needed for next season From the age-old shirt removal debate to an expansion of goalline technology, via a cap on clubs’ total playing staffWelcome to theguardian.com review of the 2018-19 Premier League season. We have nominated some contenders for this category but this ...
14:52, 05/13/2019

Huawei P30 Pro review: 3 camera upgrades that yield staggering photos While the Huawei P30 Pro is not a radical leap foward from the P20 Pro, it still packs in some camera improvements that result in staggering photos.Read More...
14:13, 05/06/2019

Kinder Morgan Canada to remain independent after strategic review Pipeline company Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd said on Thursday it would continue as a stand-alone entity, following a strategic review that considered options including a sale....
01:13, 05/10/2019

Garmin Forerunner 245 Music review: A more accessible runner’s tool Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Runners have a lot to be excited about when it comes to Garmin's revamped family of Forerunner smartwatches. Now starting at $199, the Forerunner family contains six devices that should serve all levels of runn...
17:13, 05/12/2019

Mortal Kombat 11 Re-Review: Newly patched fighter is one of the best of the generation NetherRealm has made some changes to the economy and AI fairness in a big update - and it's made the whole game so much better, we only thought it fair to re-review....
15:13, 05/02/2019

Our Man by George Packer review – Richard Holbrooke and American power An account of the major dilemmas, and egotism, of the top diplomat doubles as a dissection of America’s global statusOn the day Richard Holbrooke died, in 2010, he went to the White House in a last desperate attempt to meet Barack Obama. Holbrooke wa...
13:52, 05/02/2019

Mini Cooper S 5-door 2019 long-term review Can the addition two extra doors retain the sense of fun the Mini is best known for? We're finding out over six months Why we’re running it: To discover if the spirit of the iconic 3dr Mini lives on in the 5dr hatch, while also providing a dose of p...
13:52, 05/06/2019

Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century by George Packer – review A detailed portrait of the late American diplomat reveals a man whose vices and virtues echoed those of his countryNear the start of his account of ending the Bosnian conflict, Richard Holbrooke, arguably the most famous US diplomat since the cold wa...
14:00, 05/12/2019

Review: The 2020 Toyota Supra was worth the long wait Coming 40 years after the Supra's original debut, the new sports car is pretty much everything its fans were hoping. It's all the more impressive when you consider the $49,990 base price is actually less than its price more than two decades...
12:13, 05/12/2019

Google Says It Spends Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars On Content Review Alphabet Inc's Google unit told a US House panel it spends hundreds of millions of dollars annually on content review and said it manually reviewed more than 1 million suspected "terrorist videos" on......
03:52, 05/03/2019

The Intruder review – Dennis Quaid goes gonzo in fun, silly thriller A couple find themselves the target of a madman in a familiar retread of early 90s psycho-from-hell thrillers that squeezes enjoyment from tired clichesAfter its peak in the early 90s, the psycho-from-hell thriller, typified by films such as Fatal At...
07:39, 05/02/2019

Custodians of the Internet, book review: Content moderation under the microscope How do you moderate content on platforms of the scale of YouTube or Facebook? Tarleton Gillespie lays out the options and highlights the impact of 'Web 2.0' on society....
19:52, 05/10/2019

The National: I Am Easy to Find review – melodious mood music to enthral (4AD)The band’s eighth album hymns other artists including REM on understated songs full of trademark emotional intensityDo the National do a lot with a little, or a little with a lot? On the one hand, theirs is a lush, grandly developed sound, in wh...
13:39, 05/17/2019

Supreme Court Dismisses Plea To Review Decision On Kohinoor Diamond The Supreme Court has given the legal burial to a case which had sought judicial intervention to reclaim the 108-carat Kohinoor diamond from the United Kingdom....
21:39, 04/29/2019

Venom Multiformat Arcade Fight Stick REVIEW - Is This New Controller A Knockout? Venom’s latest arcade fight stick is an ideal first step for those looking to invest in the nuances of the fighting game genre, whether playing on Xbox, PlayStation, Switch, or PC....
19:26, 05/06/2019

‘Pokémon Detective Pikachu’ review: A surprise comedy caper that works While Sonic the Hedgehog fans fumed over the film treatment of their spiny pal — prompting director Jeff Fowler to redo Sonic’s toothsome look for his upcoming movie — Pokémon enthusiasts will adore the titular yellow cutie of “Pokémon Detective Pika...
02:13, 05/09/2019

UPDATE 1-Musk to review all of Tesla's expenses in new cost cutting plan Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk told employees on Thursday that he will increase scrutiny of the company's expenses in his latest initiative to cut costs at the electric car maker....
01:39, 05/17/2019

Chernobyl review – chaos reigns in confusing nuclear disaster epic With Jared Harris starring, this miniseries about the 1986 meltdown should be gripping – but instead strands viewers in a bewildering cloud of unanswered questionsChernobyl is like the 80s nuclear horror-drama Threads crossed with the disaster-movie ...
01:26, 05/08/2019

Too Old to Die Young review - Nicolas Winding Refn's dead-eyed LA nightmare The Only God Forgives director has made his first foray into TV with a supernatural noir series, and it’s just as horrible and upsetting as you’d expectWhen I spoke to Nicolas Winding Refn at the Lumiere film festival in Lyon a while back, he told me...
14:00, 05/18/2019

‘John Wick 3’ review: Keanu Reeves’ latest is bloody, brainless fun Keanu Reeves is gonna Wick your ass — over and over again. The John Wick action series doesn’t get bogged down in such silly trivialities as character development, plot, dialogue, morals or any of the usual rubrics most films follow. Instead, these f...
02:39, 05/16/2019

Star Wars: Outer Rim review—Piloting as Han or Boba Fett could use more thrills Enlarge / The game's player board. Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. One of the defining aspects of Star Wars is its dramatic sense of adv...
16:39, 05/18/2019

Critic’s Pick: ‘The River and the Wall’ Review: Taking a Side on the Rio Grande Adventurers are tested by treacherous terrain and dangerous currents as they aim to document the potential effects of a border wall on wildlife and residents....
13:39, 05/09/2019

Roborock S6 robot vacuum review: Faster, quieter, and more efficient than its predecessor The most reliable and best performing robot vacuum I have ever tested was the Roborock S5. That title now passes to its successor, the Roborock S6, that improves in a couple of key areas along with continued smartphone app updates....
15:26, 05/16/2019

Origin EVO16-S review: A powerful gaming laptop with a bigger screen When NVIDIA unveiled RTX ray-tracing GPUs for laptops, a lot of new models launched: 40 of them in all. Origin, a company best known for its customized models, tried to separate itself from the pack with an interesting hook. Rather than releasing......
21:00, 05/08/2019

‘Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile’ Review: Killing Me Softly Zac Efron might be the best thing about Joe Berlinger’s strange biopic of the serial killer Ted Bundy. Which is a sentence I never imagined myself writing....
13:39, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 1-FAA convenes multi-agency board to review Boeing software fix The Federal Aviation Administration said on Tuesday it had convened a multi-agency Technical Advisory Board to review Boeing’s proposed software fix on the grounded 737 MAX....
22:52, 05/07/2019

Wine Country review – Amy Poehler's Netflix comedy is a drunken riot The actor makes her directorial debut with a wine-soaked gem about a group of women trying to keep their friendship together during a weekend awayBemoaning the ever-decreasing quality of Saturday Night Live has become almost as much of an institution...
02:26, 05/07/2019

Blackmagic eGPU Pro mini-review: Quiet, fast, and extremely expensive—like a Mac The Blackmagic eGPU Pro for Macs. [credit: Samuel Axon ] There are many criticisms of Apple's Mac products, but one of the most commonly cit...
13:39, 05/02/2019

Boeing waited until after Indonesian plane crash to inform FAA of 737 Max safety review Soon after it started delivering 737 MAX jets in 2017, Boeing found that one of its suppliers had delivered flight control software without a safety feature. It convened an internal committee to investigate the issue but didn't tell regulators until ...
21:26, 05/06/2019

Review Ex-Jawan's Plea On Rejected Nomination: Top Court To Election Body The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Election Commission to examine grievances raised by sacked BSF jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav, whose nomination against Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Varansai, was......
09:52, 05/08/2019

Pain and Glory review – life meets art in Almodóvar's wistful extravaganza The director delivers another sensuous and deeply personal gem as Antonio Banderas’s ageing film-maker faces up to deathPedro Almodóvar has found a more intensely personal register than ever for his tender new movie about an ageing film director in r...
04:26, 05/18/2019

'The American Pre-Raphaelites: Radical Realists' Review: Finding Beauty in the Details Unlike the Hudson River School, which explored vastness and grandeur, this movement focused on works, usually modest in size, that were candid studies of scenery, frequently wooded, with sun-dappled verdure faithfully recorded down to the veins and t...
21:26, 04/28/2019

‘Long Shot’ review: Charlize Theron and Seth Rogen have chemistry It might seem you’ve heard this one before: A schlubby dude (here, Seth Rogen) improbably wins the heart of a woman (Charlize Theron) who’s out of his league. It’s hardly Rogen’s first time at this rodeo; 2007’s “Knocked Up” is the standard-bearer fo...
17:39, 05/02/2019

Art Review: The Pain and Sweat of Merce Cunningham Dancers, Captured in Latex With “Répétiteur,” the artist and architect Jorge Otero-Pailos preserves both the fingerprints and the spirit of Cunningham and his company in their rehearsal space....
21:26, 04/29/2019

Google spends hundreds of millions of dollars on content review: letter Alphabet Inc's Google unit told a U.S. House panel it annually spends hundreds of millions of dollars on content review and said it manually reviewed over 1 million suspected "terrorist videos" on YouTube in the first three months of 2019....
19:13, 05/02/2019

Honda Civic vs Toyota Corolla vs Skoda Octavia: Comparison Review We pit the new-generation Honda Civic against the segment benchmark, which is the Skoda Octavia and the Toyota Corolla. Does the new Civic have the goods to usurp the throne of the Octavia or will the......
11:13, 05/06/2019

Juan Williams on Barr’s new comments on Russia probe review: Now it's not about 'spying'? Juan Williams said he doesn’t understand what’s going on with the investigation into the origins of the Russia probe following Attorney General William Barr’s exclusive interview with Fox News’ Bill Hemmer....
19:52, 05/17/2019

Tyler, the Creator: Igor review – impulsive artist takes the rapping off This strange smorgasbord of sound is shrewd, smooth and heartfelt – but has Tyler ditched what made him great?Tyler, the Creator always said he didn’t want to be a rapper. Leading the generation-defining rap group Odd Future didn’t stop the young Los...
19:52, 05/17/2019

Vampire Weekend: Father of the Bride review – a marriage of angst and optimism (Columbia)The band’s first album in six years is both a callback to their preppy roots and a mature evolution of melting pot pop“Copper goes green, steel beams go rust,” muses Ezra Koenig on 2021, a track contemplating the passage of time on Vampire ...
18:13, 05/04/2019

Digital Civil War review: a stark call to save American democracy Peter Daou blames media and the political establishment for failing to combat dishonesty, hypocrisy … and TrumpVoltaire warned that “those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities”. In his new book, Peter Dau offers copious...
08:00, 05/19/2019

Oculus Quest review: 2019’s best new gaming system is wireless, affordable VR Enlarge / The Oculus Quest, as enjoyed by an invisible model. (credit: Oculus) I can take the Oculus Quest with me practically anywhere, pull it over my eyes, map out a VR space with my hands, and quickly start playing some of the best VR games cur...
12:00, 05/02/2019

U.S. attorney general launches fresh review of origins of Russia probe U.S. Attorney General William Barr is working with top intelligence officials and a senior federal prosecutor on at least the third inquiry to date into the origins of the Mueller probe of President Donald Trump and Russian election meddling, a perso...
21:39, 05/14/2019

Huawei P30 Pro review: game-changing camera, stellar battery life New smartphone with Leica quad camera has 5x optical zoom, super low-light performance and fun featuresHuawei’s latest top-end phone, the P30 Pro, has a genuinely groundbreaking new quad camera system on the back with amazing low-light performance an...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Barr Assigns U.S. Attorney in Connecticut to Review Origins of Russia Inquiry The prosecutor has conducted other sensitive investigations into conduct by national security officials, including accusations of C.I.A. detainee abuse....
02:39, 05/14/2019

The New Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan review – the present and future of the world Power is shifting eastwards ... travels in central Asia prompt a breezy analysis of how the world will beAt the beginning of the 20th century, when the British empire spanned a sixth of the world, the geographer Halford Mackinder gave a lecture to th...
13:13, 05/11/2019

Big Thief: UFOF review – folk-tinged indie bordered by demons (4AD) Hypnotic soft guitars mask uneasiness on the New York four-piece’s third album: it really packs a punch Over the course of their previous two albums, New York foursome Big Thief pruned their meaty alt-rock back into mellow indie. UFOF sees them...
14:39, 05/03/2019

Amazing Grace review – soul-shaking gospel from Aretha Franklin A spellbinding performance by the late, great singer is captured in Sydney Pollack’s 1972 film – finally brought to the screen after a long technical and legal battleThe 1970s may have been the heyday of the rock concert film, but the genre was frequ...
09:39, 05/12/2019

Hifiman Jade II Review: This $2,500 headphone sacrifices portability for supreme detail In the early days of my audio obsession, electrostatic headphones were legendary. Products like Stax’s SR-009 and Sennheiser’s Orpheus HE90 promised higher resolution than was possible with the typical dynamic drivers of the day. But they were woeful...
02:00, 05/21/2019

Governor orders review of actions in Ohio State doctor abuse COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has ordered a review of the state medical board’s handling of complaints against a now-dead Ohio State team doctor who investigators say sexually abused at least 177 students decades ago. The Republic...
21:39, 05/20/2019

Trial by Fire review – old-fashioned death row drama pulses with anger Jack O’Connell and Laura Dern impress in a sturdy, no-frills retelling of an enraging true story about a man who might have been wrongfully convicted of killing his children Quietly premiering at last year’s Telluride film festival alongside bigger, ...
10:13, 05/14/2019

Tuca and Bertie review – Bojack’s deliciously twisted cousins take flight Tiffany Haddish and Ali Wong voice a gumptious toucan and her neurotic songbird pal in this joyously surreal animation from a graduate of Bojack HorsemanBird Town is a strange place where the trains are slithering snakes, the neighbours are stoned pl...
14:39, 05/03/2019