How Buke and Gase built a huge indie rock career—and its own guitars, software
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How Buke and Gase built a huge indie rock career—and its own guitars, software

reader comments 1 with 1 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit L-R: Arone Dyer and Aron Sanchez perform as Buke…

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Hermit crabs evolved longer penises to keep their shells from being stolen
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Hermit crabs evolved longer penises to keep their shells from being stolen

Enlarge / An adult male hermit crab of the species Coenobita compressus ambling along on a leisurely stroll.Mark Laidre reader comments 32 with 27 posters participating Share this…

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Even with the Google/Fossil deal, Wear OS is doomed
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Even with the Google/Fossil deal, Wear OS is doomed

Enlarge / Wear OS seems nice, but it lacks apps and decent hardware. Ron Amadeo reader comments 84 with 61 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook…

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Damning court docs show just how far Sacklers went to push OxyContin
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Damning court docs show just how far Sacklers went to push OxyContin

EnlargeGetty | Bloomberg reader comments 100 with 70 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit With the opioid epidemic raging, you…

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Review: Toyota Sienna minivan mixes the solid with the subpar
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Review: Toyota Sienna minivan mixes the solid with the subpar

Enlarge / The Sienna resplendent in an elementary school parking lot. reader comments 40 with 28 posters participating, including story author Share this story Share on Facebook Share…

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“Our worst fears have come true,” VW Group exec wrote to Audi exec
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“Our worst fears have come true,” VW Group exec wrote to Audi exec

Enlarge / A sign for car service for Audi and VW is pictured on January 09, 2019 in Berlin, Germany.Photo by Florian Gaertner/Photothek via Getty Images reader comments…

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Verizon offers free robocall blocking, two years after AT&T and T-Mobile
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Verizon offers free robocall blocking, two years after AT&T and T-Mobile

Enlarge / A Verizon logo at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.Getty Images | Bloomberg reader comments 59 with 52 posters participating Share this story Share…

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Facebook may be hit with “record-setting fine” by FTC, report says
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Facebook may be hit with “record-setting fine” by FTC, report says

EnlargeROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images reader comments 63 with 53 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Further ReadingIn nearly 500 pages of…

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VR headsets, augmented windshields, and multiscreen infotainment at CES
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VR headsets, augmented windshields, and multiscreen infotainment at CES

Enlarge / Yes, I am wearing VR in the backseat of an electric car. Yes, this is Peak CES.Aurich Lawson reader comments 24 with 19 posters participating, including…

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Sen. Marco Rubio wants to ban states from protecting consumer privacy
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Sen. Marco Rubio wants to ban states from protecting consumer privacy

Enlarge / Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) speaks to reporters following a closed briefing on intelligence matters on Capitol Hill on December 4, 2018 in Washington, DC.Getty Images |…

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To fight climate misinformation, point to the man behind the curtain
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To fight climate misinformation, point to the man behind the curtain

Enlarge / Protest sign from a rally against the Kinder Morgan oil pipeline on Burnaby Mountain, BC.flickr user: Mark Klotz reader comments 16 with 15 posters participating Share…

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Microsoft: Switch to iOS or Android because Windows 10 Mobile is ending
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Microsoft: Switch to iOS or Android because Windows 10 Mobile is ending

Lumia 950Peter Bright reader comments 61 with 48 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Windows 10 Mobile will receive its…

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Elon Musk announces Tesla layoffs, warns about weak Q4 profits
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Elon Musk announces Tesla layoffs, warns about weak Q4 profits

Enlarge / Tesla CEO Elon Musk visiting China in January 2019.Qilai Shen/Bloomberg via Getty Images reader comments 0 with 0 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook…

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The Earth has been experiencing more frequent asteroid strikes
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The Earth has been experiencing more frequent asteroid strikes

Enlarge / The craters used for this analysis and their locations.Dr. A. Parker, Southwest Research Institute reader comments 10 with 9 posters participating Share this story Share on…

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Now That’s What I Call Ars Technica, Volume 1: Favorite stories from Ars’ 20 years
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Now That’s What I Call Ars Technica, Volume 1: Favorite stories from Ars’ 20 years

Enlarge / Actually, I think that was a popular timepiece style when the site first started.Aurich Lawson / Getty Images reader comments 4 with 4 posters participating Share…

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The longstanding NASA-Russian partnership in space may be unraveling
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The longstanding NASA-Russian partnership in space may be unraveling

Enlarge / Roscosmos head Dmitry Rogozin is photographed in October, 2018, after the launch failure of a Soyuz-FG rocket.Alexei Filippov/TASS via Getty Images reader comments 0 with 0…

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Star Trek: Discovery’s second season may boldly go where the first did not
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Star Trek: Discovery’s second season may boldly go where the first did not

Enlarge / Michael Burnham is all of us.CBS reader comments 4 with 4 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Beware:…

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Twenty legal battles that stand out across Ars’ 20 years of covering them
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Twenty legal battles that stand out across Ars’ 20 years of covering them

Enlarge / The US Supreme Court is shown on the day of the investiture ceremony for new Supreme Court Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh on November 8, 2018 in…

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Rocket Report: Iranian booster failure, SpaceX cuts, Vulcan near final design
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Rocket Report: Iranian booster failure, SpaceX cuts, Vulcan near final design

Enlarge / A Falcon 9 rocket launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base.Aurich Lawson/SpaceX reader comments 3 with 3 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on…

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For teens, digital technology is good. Or bad. Or maybe neutral?
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For teens, digital technology is good. Or bad. Or maybe neutral?

EnlargeSimpleTexting.com reader comments 6 with 5 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit In South Korea, people under the age of…

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Google Play malware used phones’ motion sensors to conceal itself
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Google Play malware used phones’ motion sensors to conceal itself

EnlargeAndri Koolme / Flickr reader comments 3 with 3 posters participating Share this story Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Malicious apps hosted in the…

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