The Animaniacs reboot, reviewed: Zany is harder to pull off in 2020

THE ANIMANIACS REBOOT, REVIEWED: ZANY IS HARDER TO PULL OFF IN 2020

Enlarge / Come join the Warner Brothers. The Warner Brothers- and the Warner Sister-are back, thanks to Hulu. The streamer has rebooted...

AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine shows success: Here's how it stacks up to others

ASTRAZENECA'S COVID-19 VACCINE SHOWS SUCCESS: HERE'S HOW IT STACKS UP TO OTHERS

Enlarge / Vials in front of the AstraZeneca British biopharmaceutical company logo are seen in this creative photo taken on 18 November...

 
 
 
Comcast's data cap finally goes nationwide in expansion to 12 more states

COMCAST'S DATA CAP FINALLY GOES NATIONWIDE IN EXPANSION TO 12 MORE STATES

Enlarge Comcast's 1.2TB monthly data cap is coming to 12 more states and the District of Columbia starting January 2021. The unpopular...

Archaeologists find two more bodies among the ruins of Pompeii

ARCHAEOLOGISTS FIND TWO MORE BODIES AMONG THE RUINS OF POMPEII

Enlarge Archaeologists found the remains of two men lying in an underground room in a large villa on the outskirts of the Roman city...

 
 
 
How a Thanksgiving Day gag ruffled feathers in Mission Control

HOW A THANKSGIVING DAY GAG RUFFLED FEATHERS IN MISSION CONTROL

Enlarge / Flight Director James M. Heflin, in Mission Control during the flight of STS-26 in 1988. The phone call from the "Mountain"...

REVIEW: SYNCHRONIC IS A TIME-BENDING SLOW BURN OF A SCI-FI THRILLER

Anthony Mackie and Jamie Dornan star as New Orleans paramedics who encounter a series of bizarre, gruesome accidents in the sci-fi...

 
 
 
Four Ars staffers bought electric cars recently-here's what we got

FOUR ARS STAFFERS BOUGHT ELECTRIC CARS RECENTLY-HERE'S WHAT WE GOT

Enlarge / Our electric 2019 Kia Niro. On Friday the 13th my wife and I went to a Kia dealership to take delivery of a Kia Niro. Taking...

Xbox Series X/S vs. PlayStation 5: Our launch-month verdict

XBOX SERIES X/S VS. PLAYSTATION 5: OUR LAUNCH-MONTH VERDICT

Enlarge / L-R: Xbox Series X, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series S. Though this year's newest consoles have only been on store shelves for...

 
 
 
UK government buys chunk of bankrupt Starlink competitor, OneWeb

UK GOVERNMENT BUYS CHUNK OF BANKRUPT STARLINK COMPETITOR, ONEWEB

Enlarge / A OneWeb receiver. The UK has entered the increasingly competitive race to become a global satellite Internet provider after...

ROBOTS INVADE THE CONSTRUCTION SITE

Theresa Arevalo was in high school when she first tried finishing drywall at her brother's construction company. “It's a fine art,”...

 
 
 
Why are nuclear plants so expensive? Safety's only part of the story

WHY ARE NUCLEAR PLANTS SO EXPENSIVE? SAFETY'S ONLY PART OF THE STORY

Enlarge Should any discussion of nuclear power go on for long enough, it becomes inevitable that someone will rant that the only reason...

A solar-powered rocket might be our ticket to interstellar space

A SOLAR-POWERED ROCKET MIGHT BE OUR TICKET TO INTERSTELLAR SPACE

Enlarge If Jason Benkoski is right, the path to interstellar space begins in a shipping container tucked behind a laboratory high...

 
 
 
One hell of a send-off: Pandemic Legacy: Season 0 wraps a stylish board game series

ONE HELL OF A SEND-OFF: PANDEMIC LEGACY: SEASON 0 WRAPS A STYLISH BOARD GAME SERIES

Enlarge Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com...

When AI sees a man, it thinks “official.” A woman? “Smile”

WHEN AI SEES A MAN, IT THINKS “OFFICIAL.” A WOMAN? “SMILE”

Enlarge , Getty Images) Men often judge women by their appearance. Turns out, computers do too. When US and European researchers fed...

 
 
 
Fraudulent add-ons infiltrate the official Microsoft Edge Store

FRAUDULENT ADD-ONS INFILTRATE THE OFFICIAL MICROSOFT EDGE STORE

Enlarge For years, Google and Mozilla have battled to keep abusive or outright malicious browser extensions from infiltrating their...

Apple pushes out iOS 14.2.1, and it's mostly bug fixes

APPLE PUSHES OUT IOS 14.2.1, AND IT'S MOSTLY BUG FIXES

Enlarge / The iPhone 12 mini. iOS 14.2.1 fixes an issue that affected the lock screen on this phone. Yesterday, Apple released iOS...

 
 
 

COLLEGE UNDERGRADS FIND HIDDEN TEXT ON MEDIEVAL MANUSCRIPT VIA UV IMAGING

Rochester Institute of Technology students discovered lost text on 15th century manuscript leaves using an imaging system they developed...

Lost “Sega VR” game unearthed, made playable on modern VR headsets

LOST “SEGA VR” GAME UNEARTHED, MADE PLAYABLE ON MODERN VR HEADSETS

Enlarge / Sega VR was manufactured, advertised, and pushed as Sega's next big thing, up until its unceremonious cancellation in 1994....

 
 
 
People asked for a Mazda 3 with more power: The 2021 Mazda 3 Turbo review

PEOPLE ASKED FOR A MAZDA 3 WITH MORE POWER: THE 2021 MAZDA 3 TURBO REVIEW

Black wheels, wing mirrors, and a black spoiler are the only visual cues that you're looking at a Mazda 3 Turbo. [credit: Jonathan...

RocketLab's “Return to Sender” launch does exactly what was promised

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Enlarge / What went up... The small satellite launch company RocketLab made its first successful recovery of its Electron rocket after...

 
 
 



Best Black Friday tech deals 2020: Top UK offers on headphones, speakers...

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Your daily horoscope for November 26, 2020

Your daily horoscope for November 26, 2020

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Diego Maradona dead: The incredible statistics and records of late Argentina...

Diego Maradona dead: The incredible statistics and records of late Argentina legend

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Cristiano Ronaldo pays tribute to Diego Maradona after Argentina legend dies...

Cristiano Ronaldo pays tribute to Diego Maradona after Argentina legend dies aged 60

Cristiano Ronaldo has called Diego Maradona ‘an unparalleled magician' Cristiano Ronaldo has described Diego Maradona as ‘an unparalleled magician' following the news of the... Read more ...

Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr: Knockouts CONFIRMED and exhibition 'will only...

Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr: Knockouts CONFIRMED and exhibition 'will only have one winner'

Boxing fans have now received some clarity on the rules including potential knockouts ahead of Mike Tyson's exhibition bout with Roy Jones Jr. Read more ...

Megan Fox officially files for divorce from Brian Austin Green after making...

Megan Fox officially files for divorce from Brian Austin Green after making red carpet debut with Machine Gun Kelly

Megan officially filed for divorce on Wednesday Megan Fox has officially filed for divorce from estranged husband Brian Austin Green. Just days after the actress made her red... Read more ...

Donald Trump pardons Mike Flynn for lying to the FBI saying 'he will have a...

Donald Trump pardons Mike Flynn for lying to the FBI saying 'he will have a fantastic thanksgiving'

President Donald Trump announced Wednesday he had granted a pardon to former national security advisor Michael Flynn. Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI, then sought to... Read more ...

Chelsea target Declan Rice teases transfer amid Marina Granovskaia's Jude...

Chelsea target Declan Rice teases transfer amid Marina Granovskaia's Jude Bellingham plan

Chelsea transfer target Declan Rice has insisted he wants to win trophies. Read more ...

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