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  • Thursday Dealmaster has a Dell Inspiron 15 for $560 off the MSRP

    31 July 2014, 2:55 pm by: Ars Staff

    A core i7 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 1TB HD can be yours for $749.99.
  • Dinosaurs that led to birds were shrinking for millions of years

    31 July 2014, 2:39 pm by: John Timmer

    They also added the most new anatomical features.
  • CIA boss apologizes for snooping on Senate computers

    31 July 2014, 2:25 pm by: Dan Goodin

    Director admits CIA officers improperly accessed Senate Intel Committee files.
  • Air Force wants weapons faster, cheaper as it sees writing on wall

    31 July 2014, 2:03 pm by: Sean Gallagher

    Trying to avoid the day when DOD can buy just one plane with entire budget.
  • Updated Qi 1.2 standard makes wireless charging more wireless

    31 July 2014, 1:48 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    Phones and chargers will no longer need to come into direct contact.
  • The Quest review: Reality game of thrones

    31 July 2014, 1:40 pm by: Sam Machkovech

    New ABC reality series goes the swords-and-sorcery route, but it lacks magic.
  • Fantasy footballers and coaches rejoice—NFL players to wear RFID tags

    31 July 2014, 1:20 pm by: David Kravets

    Morning-after box scores, live broadcasts, and officiating may never be the same.
  • Sprint has competition in attempt to buy T-Mobile

    31 July 2014, 12:51 pm by: Jon Brodkin

    Iliad, a French telecom, could save US from loss of fourth major carrier.
  • Oculus Rift DK2 includes the entire screen assembly from a Galaxy Note 3

    31 July 2014, 12:27 pm by: Ron Amadeo

    iFixit teardown reveals an overclocked Note 3 panel complete with touchscreen.
  • Apple’s multi-terabit, $100M CDN is live—with paid connection to Comcast

    31 July 2014, 12:21 pm by: Jon Brodkin

    Big content delivery network will help Apple deliver iOS and OS X upgrades.
  • Sony “working on” subscription plan for PlayStation Now streaming

    31 July 2014, 12:00 pm by: Kyle Orland

    For now, though, public beta launches with the same ludicrous pricing.
  • Strong PlayStation 4 sales keep Sony in the black

    31 July 2014, 10:24 am by: Kyle Orland

    Console hardware and software show healthy growth, but portables stagnate.
  • This thumbdrive hacks computers. “BadUSB” exploit makes devices turn “evil”

    31 July 2014, 9:21 am by: Dan Goodin

    Researchers devise stealthy attack that reprograms USB device firmware.
  • Aereo imitator lashes out at judge who fined him $90,000 for continuing to operate

    31 July 2014, 9:15 am by: Joe Mullin

    FilmOn tried Aereo-like legal arguments—but kept on trucking when Aereo lost.
  • Samsung sees profits slip in Q2 as demand for smartphones stagnates

    31 July 2014, 12:45 am by: Megan Geuss

    Demand for tablets declined as company says “prospects for growth remain unclear.”
  • Woman files $123M suit against Facebook over photoshopped nude photos

    30 July 2014, 10:45 pm by: Joe Mullin

    Meryem Ali says it's "revenge porn," wants 10 cents per Facebook user.
  • Inside Citizen Lab, the “Hacker Hothouse” protecting you from Big Brother

    30 July 2014, 9:00 pm by: Ars Staff

    Globe-spanning white hat network hacked for the Dalai Lama, inspired arms legislation.
  • Report: No new Apple TV coming this year after all

    30 July 2014, 7:30 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    The Information claims that content deals are holding things up.
  • FCC chair accuses Verizon of throttling unlimited data to boost profits

    30 July 2014, 6:10 pm by: Jon Brodkin

    Wheeler: Verizon must explain why throttling policy doesn't violate FCC rules.
  • Virgin Mobile lets you save money on your social media-obsessed teens

    30 July 2014, 5:10 pm by: Cyrus Farivar

    Pay just $12 per month for unlimited Facebook use, but limited everything else.
  • Comcast customer pulled gun on technician after objecting to bill, police say

    30 July 2014, 4:16 pm by: Jon Brodkin

    Suspect released from jail, told police she just "pointed [the gun] in the air.”
  • Amazon tries to argue for its Hachette stonewall with math

    30 July 2014, 3:50 pm by: Casey Johnston

    Everyone gets more money—why wouldn't you want this? Amazon asks.
  • UK green-lights driverless car tests in 2015 in a few cities

    30 July 2014, 3:11 pm by: Cyrus Farivar

    Presumably, they'll be right-hand drive—or rather, driverless.
  • ICANN to plaintiffs: No, you can’t have all of Iran’s domains

    30 July 2014, 2:43 pm by: Cyrus Farivar

    Attack victims won 2003 judgment against Iran but haven't been able to collect.
  • Sea level rise causing huge increases in “nuisance flooding”

    30 July 2014, 1:54 pm by: John Timmer

    Roads that were once under water every 3 years are now under every 3 months.
  • Active attack on Tor network tried to decloak users for five months

    30 July 2014, 1:36 pm by: Dan Goodin

    Attack targeted "Tor hidden services" used to protect IDs of website operators.
  • Music industry sues automakers over in-car audio ripping systems

    30 July 2014, 1:07 pm by: Lee Hutchinson

    Federal suit relies on 1992 Audio Home Recording Act.
  • Modbook’s next project is the convertible MacBook Apple won’t make

    30 July 2014, 1:00 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    Follow-up to the Modbook and Modbook Pro is just a Kickstarter project, for now.
  • Algorithm predicts US Supreme Court decisions 70% of time

    30 July 2014, 12:41 pm by: David Kravets

    Supreme Court fantasy league to compete against computer model in upcoming term.
  • Sony: EA Access wouldn’t provide “value” for PlayStation owners

    30 July 2014, 12:14 pm by: Kyle Orland

    PS4 maker suggests PlayStation Plus is the only subscription you need.

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