Publication: ArsTechnica

First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 26 mins ago - 1 reports

Apple opens OS X beta program to the public for 10.9.3

Enlarge / Apple's "OS X Beta Seed Program" is offering an early build of the OS X 10.9.3 update to anyone with an Apple ID who signs up. AppleApple does most of its hardware and software development behind closed doors, rarely giving public previews ... [Published ArsTechnica - 11 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 33 mins ago - 1 reports

At oral arguments, Supreme Court isn’t sold on Aereo

m Fagen / flickrIt's impossible to know from today's oral arguments how the Supreme Court case about TV-over-Internet startup Aereo will turn out. But overall, it didn't look too good for Aereo.More than one justice made it clear they are concerned about ... [Published ArsTechnica - 11 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 57 mins ago - 1 reports

Atari landfill in New Mexico to be dug up on Saturday; Ars will be on scene

Xbox Entertainment StudiosThe site in Alamogordo, New Mexico, where Atari is rumored to have buried some 3.5 million copies of the video game cartridge E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is set to be dug up this Saturday.Never wanting to miss an excavation, we've packed ... [Published ArsTechnica - 15 hours ago]
Entities: Atari SA, Landfill, ARS++
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Ars looks back at 25 years of puke-green Game Boy memories

Now you're playing with power... portable power! Andrew CunninghamPortable video gaming wasn't actually a new thing in 1989. Simple, single-game handheld electronic amusements, including Nintendo's own Game and Watch line , had been around since the ... [Published ArsTechnica - 15 hours ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Steam Gauge: Do strong reviews lead to stronger sales on Steam?

Aurich LawsonAs someone who reviews games for a living, I'd like to think that the critical consensus on a game has some correlation with that title's success in the market. That would imply that we critics are pushing consumers to buy games that we consider ... [Published ArsTechnica - 1 hour ago]
Entities: ARS++, Database, Gaming
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

“Russian Facebook” founder flees country after being forced out as CEO

Pavel Durov, founder and former CEO of Vkontakte. Pavel Durov/VKPavel Durov, the founder of Vkontakte (VK)—the largest social network in Russia—said on Tuesday that he fled the country one day after being forced out of the company, claiming that he ... [Published ArsTechnica - 15 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Rolling in it: Comcast profited $1.9 billion in first 3 months of 2014

Alyson HurtEarlier this month, Comcast told the Federal Communications Commission that it needs the green light to purchase Time Warner Cable as a way to stay competitive with Google, Netflix, and others.Further Reading Comcast: Without Time Warner Cable, ... [Published ArsTechnica - 17 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Bug can cause deadly failures when anesthesia device is connected to cell phones

Enlarge Spacelabs Healthcare Ltd.Federal safety officials have issued an urgent warning about software defects in an anesthesia delivery system that can cause life-threatening failures at unexpected times, including when a cellphone or other device ... [Published ArsTechnica - 14 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

“Crackpipe” tweet from parody Twitter account set off police raid

The police raid of a small-town Illinois residence in search of the prankster parodying the local mayor was set in motion after the mayor told police he was upset over being falsely portrayed as a drug abuser, according to court documents.The Peoria raid ... [Published ArsTechnica - 14 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Publishing stings find predatory journals, shoddy peer review

With the rise of digital publishing, running a fake journal for profit has become a viable business model. State of WashingtonPeer-reviewed scientific papers are the gold standard for research. Although the review system has its limitations, it ostensibly ... [Published ArsTechnica - 15 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Google puts the Nest Learning Thermostat on the Play Store

Google PlayWe haven't seen Google do much with Nest since buying the company for $3.2 billion back in January. Nest makes a connected thermostat and smoke detector, and it's a good bet that Google is rolling the company into its smart home division . ... [Published ArsTechnica - 17 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Earth Day Dealmaster helps you save some green by being green

Greetings, Arsians! Our partners at LogicBuy have some appropriately themed deals for you today. Today's top deal is a Revolve xeMilo solar USB phone charger with an integrated 4400 mAh battery, which will allow you to charge your phone with the power ... [Published ArsTechnica - 17 hours ago]

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...At the 2008 DICE summit, Activision Vice President of Marketing Robin Kaminsky went so far as to suggest that "For every additional five points over an 80 percent average review score, sales may as much double." (Though some have questioned that statement's accuracy...
...Justice Sonia Sotomayor mentioned Dropbox specifically. "What does the Court do to avoid a definition or an acceptance of a definition that might make those people liable?" she asked Paul Clement, the lawyer representing ABC and other TV networks
A picture on the account, according to the warrant, was of a "hand holding a razor blade which was separating a white powdery substance."

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