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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 ...

Motorola One Vision Review

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The Motorola One Vision could be announced pretty soon Motorola has released a total of three Android One smartphones since 2017 – the Motorola One, One Power, and Moto X4 – but soon this list could expand with the launch of the Motorola One Vision.According to one Twitter user with a seemingly solid tra...
15:51, 05/02/2019

Motorola One Vision leak reveals new color option We've known for a while that Motorola is gearing to release another Android One phone under the name Motorola One Vision. Today, another leak gives us a glimpse at a new color option, which the One Vision will be available in at launch.As per earlier...
10:51, 05/08/2019

Motorola's One Vision packs a cinematic screen and a clever camera We're not even halfway through 2019, but Motorola already has a handful of notable hardware launches under its belt. For its next trick, the Lenovo-owned brand is trotting out a fascinating, inexpensive smartphone — the Motorola One Vision...
17:34, 05/15/2019

Motorola One Vision hands-on image leaks, key specs corroborated Motorola’s Android One journey first began in August of 2017 with the launch of the Moto X4. It then continued last autumn with the Motorola One and One Power. And today, ahead of the smartphone’s official launch, a hands-on image of Motorola’s fourt...
18:17, 05/14/2019

Motorola One Vision is a stylish budget pick with a distinctive 21:9 display The Motorola One Vision is the phonemaker’s new handset, aimed at consumers who want a bit higher performance in their budget phones. The Vision has better specs, camera and outright looks than the Motorola Moto G7 line released earlier this y...
18:00, 05/15/2019

Massive leak of Motorola One Vision press renders leaves nothing to the imagination Back in March, we showed you some leaked press renders for the Motorola One Vision. A couple of days ago, a render appeared showing the phone in blue compared to the brown it wore in the previously leaked images. And today, WinFuture published (via A...
07:51, 05/11/2019

Motorola One Vision's Purported Price, Full Specifications Surface Online According to the new leak, the Motorola One Vision phone will sport a hole-punch 6.3-inch display with 21:9 aspect ratio, a new Exynos 9609 processor, 128GB of storage, and a 4GB RAM as well....
11:17, 05/11/2019

Motorola One Vision comes with cinema-like 21:9 display, 48MP camera and an Exynos processor Motorola has just unveiled its newest phone — One Vision — and it falls into the beloved category of the upper mid-range.At an affordable price of around $300 (EUR 300 in Europe), the Motorola One Vision will be available for purchase today in Brazil...
18:17, 05/15/2019

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 ...
12:34, 05/02/2019

Amazing Grace review – euphoric vision of Aretha Franklin's gospel glory This documentary, shot during recording sessions by the charismatic queen of soul in a Los Angeles church, is a transcendent joyThere’s an oceanic swell of euphoria and joy in this extraordinary film, effectively a rediscovered concert movie showing ...
13:34, 05/10/2019

This may be our first good look at the new Motorola Razr Motorola’s Razr devices were probably the most iconic phones on the market until the iPhone landed in 2007. The phones that really kicked off the thin phone craze, the Razr line defied our expectations of how compact and sleek a smartphone could be. ...
01:00, 04/30/2019

Here's the successor to Motorola's cheapest smartphone Moto E5 PlayAlthough Motorola could be about to re-enter the flagship smartphone segment, the Chicago-based brand’s primary focus continues to be the budget market. This past February, it announced the updated Moto G7 lineup and now, as corroborated ...
16:51, 05/07/2019

Is this the vertical-folding Motorola Razr? This could be the upcoming Motorola Razr revival. The images purporting to be the upcoming smartphone appeared online on Weibo and show a foldable design. Unlike Galaxy Fold, though, Motorola’s implementation has the phone folding vertical ...
17:00, 04/29/2019

The new Motorola Razr looks tiny when folded, according to this video We’ve known for a while Motorola is planning on reviving its Razr brand, jumping on the folding phone bandwagon with its own take on the concept that far removed from Huawei or Samsung’s. Though we’ve leaked materials showing what the phone will look...
07:00, 05/17/2019

Deal: Buy a Motorola Moto G6, get an extra G6 for free While Motorola's Moto G6 is now a 1-year old device that's been outshone by the newer Moto G7, it remains a very popular smartphone, particularly for US customers on a budget. This is why we have to let you know about the very latest deal involving t...
18:34, 05/12/2019

The Moto Z4 Force could be Motorola's answer to the Galaxy S10e The Motorola Moto Z3Despite big marketing budgets, the original Moto Z Force and its subsequent sequel failed to be the sales hits Motorola was hoping for. Eventually, this led to the brand’s exit last year from the flagship segment, but now it seems...
18:51, 05/03/2019

Foldable Motorola Razr V4 images appear to have leaked out via Weibo Of all the rumored and confirmed foldable handsets currently in the works, the Motorola Razr V4 might be the one that has us most intrigued – not only does the purported handset mark the triumphant return of the beloved Razr line, its classic ...
06:34, 04/29/2019

Motorola's foldable RAZR appears in supposed leak Images of an unannounced new version of the Motorola RAZR appear to have leaked online. The renders, which first appeared in a post on Weibo and were reuploaded to SlashLeaks, depict a vertically folding screen design. They also show off a wireless c...
18:51, 04/29/2019

Samsung Galaxy Fold vs the foldable Motorola Razr: how are they different? With big names like Samsung and Huawei investing heavily in this new form factor, it seems safe to say that foldable phones are here to stay. And we have nothing against that. The smartphone space was starting to feel stagnant with all offerings look...
13:34, 05/02/2019

Lenovo shares a surprising 33 second video about the Motorola RAZR Forget the Samsung Galaxy Fold, many U.S. consumers have just one foldable device on their mind and that is the yet to be announced Motorola RAZR (2019). That's due to the nostalgia factor. The original RAZR V3 sold 130 million units worldwide just b...
19:51, 05/17/2019

Motorola Moto Z4 leak reveals price, corroborates specs Leaked Motorola Moto Z4 press renderThe Moto Z Play lineup has sold relatively well since it was first introduced almost three years ago. As a result of this, Motorola is once again planning a new model, but from the look of things it’ll be ditching ...
18:51, 05/03/2019

Lenovo stole a fan's video to promote the foldable Motorola RAZR Yesterday, Lenovo shared a promotional video for the rumored foldable Motorola RAZR. While the 30-second teaser was shared with members of the media during a group interview and was accompanied by the Lenovo logo, it appears that the company used vid...
19:51, 05/17/2019

Motorola Moto G7 Power is headed to Verizon, fantastic battery life in tow Back in February, when Motorola announced its new Moto G7 smartphone series, it mentioned that one particular model - Moto G7 Power - would be released via two major carriers: T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless. T-Mobile (alongside its prepaid brand Metro...
13:34, 05/02/2019

Motorola Moto Z4 leak reveals price, corroborates specs & features Leaked Motorola Moto Z4 press renderThe Moto Z Play lineup has sold relatively well since it was first introduced almost three years ago. As a result of this, Motorola is once again planning a new model, but from the look of things it’ll be ditching ...
14:34, 05/07/2019

Huge leak might show us Motorola’s foldable Razr in action for the first time The first foldable phone of 2019 should already be in the hands of consumers by now, but Samsung had to fold its launch plans after early reviewers discovered several issues with the Galaxy Fold’s design that would cause the screen to break. Sa...
00:51, 05/18/2019

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....
22:34, 05/02/2019

Dolby Vision: the new HDR format for home TVs Update: Dolby Vision's premium HDR format is starting to pop up in some unexpected places beyond the world of TV screens – first in the Xbox One S and Xbox One X gaming consoles, as well as the all-new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max.  D...
19:34, 05/10/2019

SoftBank planning IPO of $100 bln Vision Fund - WSJ SoftBank Group Corp is considering an initial public offering of its $100 billion Vision Fund, which usually picks up big stakes in fast-growing technology companies, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter....
14:34, 05/03/2019

Make a Vision Board With Your Kids Visualization can be a powerful mental exercise that helps you define what you want, perceive it and believe that you can make it happen. There are stories of it working on a grand scale (ever heard about how Jim Carrey wrote himself a $10 million ac...
21:51, 05/09/2019

Putting vision models to the test MIT neuroscientists have performed the most rigorous testing yet of computational models that mimic the brain’s visual cortex. Using their current best model of the brain’s visual neural network, the researchers designed a new way to precisely con...
20:17, 05/02/2019

SoftBank Considers IPO for $100 Billion Vision Fund SoftBank Group is considering audacious fundraising plans, including a public offering of its $100 billion investment fund and the launch of a second fund of at least that size....
13:34, 05/03/2019

Saving a river chapel sprung from a vision of God BLIND RIVER, La. (AP) — Among the gum and cypress trees of a southeastern Louisiana swamp sits a little chapel called Our Lady of Blind River. The chapel was built decades ago by Martha Deroche and her husband, Bobby, after she said she had a vision ...
09:51, 05/07/2019

Behind Yankees’ Gio Urshela vision and new roster dilemma The Yankees had always liked Giovanny Urshela. He was the kind of player who both their scouting and analytic wings said was intriguing. Brian Cashman, while explaining that, also said the third baseman was viewed as an “insurance policy.” The Yankee...
22:51, 05/02/2019

SoftBank Plans for Second $100 Billion Vision Fund Less than two years after the Vision Fund’s launch, the Japanese company has deployed most of its money, investing in the world’s most valuable technology companies, including Uber and WeWork....
12:17, 05/09/2019

Astronauts may have vision problems because of liquid in their brains In microgravity, astronauts’ brains fill with fluid and it doesn’t drain for months after they return to Earth, which may be why their vision worsens...
00:00, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 1-SoftBank planning IPO of $100 bln Vision Fund - WSJ Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is considering an initial public offering of its $100 billion Vision Fund, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter....
14:34, 05/03/2019

This graphic designer’s vision of iOS 13 on the iPhone 11 will blow your mind Last year’s big iOS 12 software update was simultaneously Apple’s best update in years and Apple’s most boring update in years. It seems odd, but it’s true. In terms of exciting new features, there really weren’t any to ...
20:51, 05/15/2019

Vizio’s budget V-Series will offer 4K and Dolby Vision for just $259 Vizio is attacking both ends of the price spectrum with its 2019 series of 4K TVs: On one end, there’s the new P-Series Quantum X that promises an eyeball-searing 3,000 nits of peak brightness while on the other end, there’s the new V-S...
03:00, 05/22/2019

SoftBank mulls IPO of $100 billion Vision Fund: source Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is considering an initial public offering of its $100 billion Vision Fund, a source familiar with the matter said on Friday....
20:00, 05/03/2019

For better deep neural network vision, just add feedback (loops) Your ability to recognize objects is remarkable. If you see a cup under unusual lighting or from unexpected directions, there’s a good chance that your brain will still compute that it is a cup. Such precise object recognition is one holy grail for a...
18:17, 04/29/2019

A Director Resolves Not to Recut His Film and a Vision Emerges David Robert Mitchell was urged to re-edit “Under the Silver Lake” after a mixed reception in Cannes. On screens this month is what he intended to show all along....
18:51, 04/28/2019

ObjectiveEd is building a better digital curriculum for vision-impaired kids Children with vision impairments struggle to get a solid K-12 education for a lot of reasons — so the more tools their teachers have to impart basic skills and concepts, the better. ObjectiveEd is a startup that aims to empower teachers and kids with...
01:51, 05/17/2019

James Harden played with blurred vision and stinging eyes Houston star James Harden hopes his injured eyes benefit from a few days off before Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinal        ...
11:34, 05/01/2019

How SoftBank and its $100 billion Vision Fund has become a global start-up machine SoftBank has invested almost $40 billion into 14 innovative start-ups ranked on CNBC's 2019 Disruptor 50 list. The fund has made large VC investments in each of these companies for sizable equity stakes....
19:00, 05/17/2019

Some deep-sea fish have evolved souped-up colour night vision Several species of fish living in the deep ocean have evolved extra copies of genes that enable them to see a range of colour hues in the near-darkness...
23:00, 05/09/2019

SoftBank's Vision Fund Poised to Reap Big Uber Gain SoftBank’s Vision Fund, the world’s largest technology investor, is set to be a big winner on Uber’s blockbuster IPO this week, with a paper profit of roughly $3 billion in about 16 months....
12:34, 05/08/2019

In Pragya Thakur's Vision Document, No Mention Of Bhopal Gas Tragedy In a recent election rally in Jharkhand, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had dared the Congress to contest the remaining two rounds of polling on the Bhopal gas tragedy and Bofors case....
16:34, 05/08/2019

It's not enough to break up Big Tech. We need a progressive vision for Silicon Valley | Evgeny Morozov Presenting tech companies as America’s greatest menace may appeal to voters, but it does little to chart an alternative futureAs Facebook all but pleads guilty to a severe form of data addiction, confessing its digital sins and promising to reinvent ...
12:34, 05/11/2019

Mercedes ESF Concept shows brand's vision of an accident-free future News 20 May, 2019 Mercedes has unveiled a new autonomous concept car based on the GLE, and it comes with a variety of prototype safety systems...
22:17, 05/20/2019

Sudan's military council says it will present vision for country's transition on Monday Sudan's Transitional Military Council said on Sunday it would publish its views for the country's transitional period on Monday, its latest move in negotiations with opposition factions after the ouster of former President Omar al-Bashir....
00:34, 05/06/2019

Jeff Bezos unveils his sweeping vision for humanity’s future in space Jeff Bezos, owner of Blue Origin, spoke Thursday during an unveiling of his Blue Moon lunar lander. [credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images ] WASH...
08:00, 05/10/2019

Apple's vision for the future of TV is starting to take shape — here's everything that's new in its revamped TV app launching today (AAPL) AP Photo/Tony Avelar Apple has launched its revamped Apple TV app that includes the ability to subscribe to individual channels, representing a significant leap for the company into digital entertainment. The app also brings a slight redesign with d...
08:00, 05/14/2019

Japan's SoftBank set for small profit rise, Vision Fund IPO plans eyed Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is expected to report a small rise in its fourth-quarter profit, while investors look for details on whether the conglomerate plans to monetise its almost $100 billion Vision Fund through an IPO....
02:17, 05/07/2019

Google adds translation, object detection and tracking, and AutoML Vision Edge to ML Kit At its annual I/O developer conference, Google unveiled three new services bound for ML Kit, one of which enables real-time object detection and tracking.Read More...
00:51, 05/08/2019

Advocates demand de Blasio bolster Vision Zero amid rise in traffic deaths With traffic deaths on the rise, safe-street advocates gathered outside City Hall Tuesday to demand Mayor de Blasio bolster his Vision Zero program. There have been 64 traffic deaths this year — up 10 percent from 58 during the same period last year,...
07:51, 05/08/2019

Amber Rudd to set out Tory leadership credentials with vision of 21st century Conservative Party Tory leadership contender Amber Rudd will today set out her vision of a modern-day Conservative Party, saying it must support workers of all backgrounds....
19:51, 05/09/2019

Dominic Raab sets out vision for Conservative Party after receiving backing to replace Theresa May Tories should slash the basic rate of income tax and promote optimism about the country's future to win the next election, Dominic Raab said as he set out his hopes for the party....
14:17, 05/05/2019

Facebook's crypto project echoes board member Peter Thiel's original vision for PayPal If Facebook succeeds in scaling its blockchain payments project to its more than 2 billion users, the company will deliver on Peter Thiel's original vision of online payments....
22:51, 05/08/2019

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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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 ...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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 ...
12:34, 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 in our Xiaomi Redmi Y3 review....
22:00, 04/29/2019

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...
12:34, 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....
16:34, 05/10/2019

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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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...
12:34, 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...
22:34, 05/17/2019

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 ...
19:34, 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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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...
12:34, 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...
12:34, 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....
21:34, 04/28/2019

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...
12:34, 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 ...
12:34, 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....
23:17, 04/30/2019

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...
04:34, 05/18/2019

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...
12:34, 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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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...
12:34, 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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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...
18:51, 05/17/2019

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...
12:34, 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 ......
12:34, 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...
12:34, 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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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 ......
12:34, 05/02/2019

Audi TT RS 2019 UK review Audi's stonkingly fast 'mini-R8' is back on sale after a year-long hiatus and a facelift. We drive it to see if it's still a worthwhile sports car On the face of it, a lightly updated version of Audi’s ultimate TT. But it’s more significant than it...
20:51, 05/22/2019

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...
12:34, 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....
03:17, 05/09/2019

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...
15:51, 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...
15:51, 05/20/2019

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?...
22:51, 05/02/2019

Review: Everybody’s Golf VR (nearly) aces it Everybody’s Golf VR is a delicious steak in dire need of some potatoes. It’s a title that will easily make its way toward the front of the pantheon when it comes to both PSVR games and sports titles for the VR platform in general. I just can’t help b...
09:51, 05/21/2019

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...
18:17, 05/01/2019

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...
12:34, 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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

The Morning After: OnePlus 7 Pro review Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Good morning, there! We've test-driven Mercedes' luxurious EV, reviewed the just-released OnePlus 7 Pro and heard about a dual-screened gaming laptop. We need a little more convincing on that last one....
14:00, 05/15/2019

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 ...
21:00, 05/14/2019

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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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...
17:51, 05/04/2019

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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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....
21:51, 05/05/2019

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...
17:51, 05/08/2019

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 ...
13:51, 05/02/2019

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....
19:17, 05/16/2019

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...
14:51, 05/15/2019

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...
03:51, 05/08/2019

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....
02:00, 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...
12:00, 05/17/2019

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...
05:34, 05/15/2019

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...
21:34, 05/10/2019

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......
17:51, 05/02/2019

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...
05:34, 05/15/2019

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....
23:51, 05/08/2019

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......
18:17, 05/05/2019

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....
15:17, 05/11/2019

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...
12:34, 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....
21:34, 04/28/2019

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 ...
12:34, 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...
12:00, 05/20/2019

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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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...
12:34, 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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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......
18:00, 05/01/2019

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 ...
18:17, 05/01/2019

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...
18:17, 05/01/2019

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...
18:17, 05/01/2019

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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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 ...
12:34, 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...
18:51, 04/28/2019

Nio ES6 Premier Edition 2019 review Smaller, sportier Chinese SUV promises much but faces strong competition ahead of an eventual European launch The ES6 is the second car from Chinese electric start-up Nio, and here we're driving it some time ahead of its official on-sale date in Ju...
15:51, 05/22/2019

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...
12:34, 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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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?...
20:00, 04/28/2019

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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

‘Rocketman’ review: A better biopic than ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Freddie Mercury may have had the better voice, but it’s Elton John who gets the better movie. “Rocketman,” director Dexter Fletcher’s trippy new biopic about the flamboyant rocker is braver, deeper and more enlightening than last year’s slobbering pi...
07:17, 05/23/2019

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,...
22:51, 05/15/2019

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....
20:51, 05/15/2019

2019 Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 First Ride Review We spend some time with the new 250 cc motorcycle from Suzuki Motorcycle India Private Limited, the all-new Suzuki Gixxer SF 250, at the Buddh International Circuit (BIC)....
01:51, 05/22/2019

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......
20:51, 05/15/2019

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...
07:34, 05/09/2019

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...
02:00, 05/06/2019

Review: ‘This Close,’ a Serious Comedy About Life and Deafness A pair of deaf actors create and star in a series about best friends in Los Angeles struggling with love, work and all those irritating people who can hear....
18:00, 05/20/2019

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....
19:00, 05/01/2019

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...
17:51, 05/04/2019

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....
14:34, 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...
03:34, 05/08/2019

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....
22:51, 05/03/2019

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...
12:00, 05/13/2019

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...
18:34, 04/28/2019

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’...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Folau sacking prompts 'beliefs review' A review into religious expression from those "with and without strong" beliefs will be held by the Australian Rugby Union Players' Association (Rupa)....
13:17, 05/21/2019

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...
09:00, 05/14/2019

2019 Suzuki Gixxer SF First Ride Review We spend a few laps at the Buddh International Circuit (BIC) with the updated 155 cc Suzuki Gixxer SF to see if anything has changed in the bike's personality....
08:51, 05/22/2019

Restaurant Review: Udon, Innovated for Your Pleasure Hanon, co-owned by a Japanese condom company, created its own style of udon in a city south of Tokyo. Now it has opened its second location in Williamsburg, Brooklyn....
18:51, 05/21/2019

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.        ...
14:17, 05/14/2019

Then It Fell Apart by Moby review – sex, drugs and self-loathing The superstar DJ’s account of his journey from poverty to wild parties in mansions is funny and often harrowingFor many people, evacuating your bowels in a squalid Times Square strip-club lavatory because you have drunkenly ingested a furious strippe...
17:34, 05/21/2019

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....
18:17, 05/08/2019

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....
20:00, 04/30/2019

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 ...
22:17, 04/30/2019

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....
00:34, 05/08/2019

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...
15:00, 05/01/2019

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...
18:00, 05/07/2019

Skoda Octavia vRS Challenge 2019 UK review We drive Skoda's top-flight special edition of the Octavia vRS to see if it's worth splashing out on We’re already plenty familiar with this generation of Octavia vRS. It’s been on sale since 2013, after all, and is entering its twilight years afte...
14:51, 05/21/2019

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....
22:17, 05/13/2019

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-...
18:17, 05/01/2019

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...
22:17, 05/17/2019

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 ...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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...
18:17, 05/19/2019

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, ...
13:51, 05/02/2019

| 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....
19:51, 05/19/2019

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......
17:51, 05/02/2019

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...
03:00, 05/03/2019

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...
12:34, 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...
01:17, 05/18/2019

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...
01:17, 05/17/2019

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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

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...
18:17, 05/17/2019

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...
08:17, 05/17/2019

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...
00:17, 05/15/2019

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)     &...
00:51, 05/21/2019

‘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...
02:00, 05/18/2019

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...
05:34, 05/08/2019

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....
21:51, 04/30/2019

Parasite review – creepy invasion of the lifestyle snatchers Bong Joon-ho’s bizarre black comedy about a rich Korean family and a poor one in a modern-day Downton Abbey situation gets its tendrils in youBong Joon-ho has returned to Cannes with a luxuriously watchable and satirical suspense drama. It runs as pu...
01:17, 05/22/2019

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...
18:51, 05/17/2019

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......
17:34, 05/15/2019

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....
19:34, 05/02/2019

Porsche Cayenne Coupe Turbo 2019 review Costs more than the standard car and is little different to drive but certainly has an appeal all of its own Sorry to start with a cliche, but the Porsche Cayenne Coupé really is one of those cars that appears to be an answer to a question you thou...
13:00, 05/21/2019

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...
18:34, 05/17/2019

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......
15:17, 04/29/2019

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 ...
01:51, 05/03/2019

Premier League 2018-19 review: the big quiz of the season Who can’t wait to get out? Who sees trains? And who lost 6-0?Which team suffered the heaviest defeat of the season?Cardiff City BournemouthFulhamChelseaWhich team lost 10 London derbies?West HamFulhamCrystal PalaceArsenalThree players shared the gold...
20:17, 05/14/2019

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...
17:17, 05/12/2019

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....
18:17, 05/19/2019

US: Agreement will be tough at 2020 nuclear treaty review UNITED NATIONS (AP) — 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 in...
05:00, 05/11/2019

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....
00:00, 05/11/2019

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......
18:00, 05/12/2019

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 ...
20:34, 05/10/2019

Observation review – you are the AI in this unsettling space-station thriller PlayStation 4, PC; No Code/Devolver DigitalMaking the player the mainframe in this 2001-inspired sci-fi aboard a space station gone wrong is inspired A spacestation adrift. A lone crewmember in peril. A mission that’s not what it seemed to be. Observ...
17:00, 05/22/2019

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...
11:00, 05/13/2019

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....
19:17, 04/28/2019

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...
13:00, 05/13/2019

Master & Dynamic MW65 review: Almost the perfect headphones Master & Dynamic has been making some of the world's best-looking headphones since 2014. The company uses premium materials like leather and anodized aluminum for its high-end products, while the competition settles for cheaper plastic even ...
16:00, 05/22/2019

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 ...
14:00, 05/13/2019

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...
13:34, 05/02/2019

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 ] ...
20:17, 05/14/2019

‘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...
21:51, 05/09/2019

‘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 ...
21:51, 05/09/2019

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...
20:00, 04/28/2019

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...
18:34, 04/28/2019

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 ...
01:51, 05/03/2019

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...
12:00, 05/20/2019

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...
09:34, 05/05/2019

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......
23:00, 05/03/2019

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....
02:51, 05/17/2019

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, ...
19:00, 05/01/2019

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....
18:34, 04/28/2019

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...
12:51, 05/20/2019

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....
23:00, 05/15/2019

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...
00:51, 05/20/2019

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....
18:51, 05/01/2019

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....
18:34, 05/16/2019

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 the angle-of-attack (AOA) Disagree alert on the 737 MAX, which has suffered two fatal crashes, was not necessary for the safe operation o...
19:17, 05/05/2019

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...
13:00, 05/03/2019

'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...
19:00, 05/01/2019

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...
14:51, 05/03/2019

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...
01:51, 05/03/2019

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...
02:34, 05/07/2019

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...
17:34, 05/15/2019

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...
15:00, 05/01/2019

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...
01:51, 05/03/2019

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...
18:34, 05/07/2019

‘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....
13:34, 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....
17:17, 05/01/2019

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...
12:34, 05/02/2019

'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....
07:34, 05/07/2019

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....
09:17, 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...
05:00, 05/02/2019

Groningen quake prompts review of Dutch gas production plans The Dutch government will decide in the coming weeks whether a 3.4 magnitude earthquake that hit the northern natural gas-producing region of Groningen on Wednesday should lead to a change in plans to end output by 2030....
16:00, 05/22/2019

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...
17:17, 05/12/2019

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 ...
07:51, 05/19/2019

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....
00:17, 05/17/2019

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...
14:00, 05/12/2019

Florida governor orders election systems’ security review TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s governor is ordering election officials to review the cybersecurity of the state’s election systems. The request comes more than a week after he was briefed that Russia hackers gained access to voter dat...
23:34, 05/22/2019

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...
18:51, 05/16/2019

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...
17:00, 05/18/2019

Frankie review – Ira Sachs' bickering poshos bore us to tears Isabelle Huppert sleepwalks through a film that proves even great directors are capable of crimes against cinemaEven the very best film-makers can lay an egg sometimes. And Ira Sachs has laid one so big that the walls of the Palais des Festivals may ...
16:17, 05/22/2019

Garmin Forerunner 245 Music review: New features, better price, few sacrifices 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...
18:17, 05/12/2019

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...
22:17, 05/16/2019

Here is our super spoiler-y review of the Game of Thrones series finale The series finale of Game of Thrones defied pretty much all the predictions as to who would emerge triumphant and sit on the Iron Throne, in what has proved to be the most polarizing and controversial season yet. (Over a million fans have even signed...
08:51, 05/20/2019

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,...
13:00, 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 will increase scrutiny of the company's expenses in his latest initiative to cut costs at the electric car maker....
02:00, 05/17/2019

Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood review - Tarantino's dazzling LA redemption song With Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt playing a TV actor and stuntman who cross paths with the Manson cult, Tarantino has created outrageous, disorientating entertainmentQuentin Tarantino’s exploitation black-comedy thriller Once Upon a Time … in Holl...
22:34, 05/21/2019

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...
11:34, 05/15/2019

Review: ‘Observation’ Is a Space Station Thriller With One Clever Twist A camera films Dr. Emma Fisher, an astronaut aboard what seems to be an otherwise empty International Space Station, as she floats through the facility’s tangled modules just after some horrible accident. The situation looks bleak: the rest of ...
20:51, 05/21/2019

Brexit Party faces review over foreign donation claims The Electoral Commission today visited Nigel Farage's Brexit Party offices to review its funding systems amid concerns over potential foreign donations....
19:34, 05/21/2019

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....
22:00, 05/20/2019

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....
17:01, 05/15/2019

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...
18:51, 05/15/2019

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...
12:34, 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....
13:34, 05/17/2019

Review: ‘Power Trip’ Ably Guides Us Through the History of Energy Michael E. Webber’s new book examines humanity’s relationship to energy over time and how each transition affected not just what we produce but how we live....
23:34, 05/21/2019

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...
11:17, 05/21/2019

Aladdin review – live-action remake really takes flight Guy Ritchie’s adaptation is lively, colourful and genuinely funny – making only judicious tweaks to the original, it’s thankfully not a whole new worldThe scimitars are out for Disney’s live-action Aladdin, what with the enduring fondness for the ori...
12:51, 05/22/2019

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...
00:34, 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...
00:34, 05/17/2019

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...
10:00, 05/16/2019

‘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...
01:00, 05/17/2019

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...
20:17, 05/14/2019

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...
00:34, 05/16/2019

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...
21:00, 05/16/2019

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...
00:34, 05/15/2019

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...
19:17, 05/16/2019

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, ...
15:00, 05/01/2019

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...
11:34, 05/02/2019

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...
16:34, 05/09/2019

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....
13:00, 05/02/2019

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....
06:00, 04/29/2019

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...
05:51, 05/03/2019

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...
21:51, 04/28/2019

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...
01:51, 05/03/2019

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....
21:34, 04/28/2019

‘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...
01:51, 05/03/2019

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...
01:51, 05/03/2019

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....
13:34, 05/02/2019

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...
07:34, 05/02/2019

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...
15:34, 05/04/2019

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....
18:34, 04/29/2019

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...
13:17, 05/06/2019

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...
14:17, 05/06/2019

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...
15:00, 05/01/2019

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 ...
15:00, 05/01/2019

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

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....
18:34, 05/03/2019

Pixel 3a XL review: Google's triumphant return to affordable phones 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. ...
00:17, 05/08/2019

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...
16:51, 05/03/2019

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...
19:00, 05/01/2019

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...
05:00, 05/02/2019

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. ...
20:00, 05/08/2019

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...
20:00, 04/28/2019

‘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...
23:51, 05/09/2019

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......
21:51, 05/02/2019

‘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....
19:00, 04/28/2019

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...
11:51, 05/10/2019

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...
14:00, 05/10/2019

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...
13:34, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 2-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...
22:00, 05/05/2019

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.”...
18:51, 05/10/2019

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....
23:17, 05/10/2019

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....
14:34, 05/02/2019

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....
19:00, 04/28/2019

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......
00:17, 05/03/2019

‘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...
06:17, 05/10/2019

| 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....
20:00, 04/28/2019

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....
19:34, 04/28/2019

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....
00:51, 05/10/2019

"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.......
23:00, 05/02/2019

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...
19:51, 04/28/2019

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...
20:00, 05/18/2019

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 ...
15:34, 05/04/2019

Days Gone PS4 Review: The open-world zombie adventure game we’ve all been waiting for Days Gone made fans of the post-apocalyptic genre a lot of promises to PS4 fans when it was revealed way back in 2016. Thankfully, it delivers on every single one of them....
01:51, 05/04/2019

Wingspan review: A gorgeous birding board game takes flight Enlarge Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. “Wingspan is a competitive, medium-weight, card-driven, engine-building board game from Stonema...
01:51, 05/03/2019

The Great Firewall of China by James Griffiths review – how to control the internet An eye-opening historical picture shows how China’s online strategy takes aim at the solidarity of its citizens – aided by US tech companiesA few years ago, Facebook started encouraging users to give it their phone numbers. This, it said, was only fo...
19:00, 05/01/2019

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...
01:17, 05/18/2019

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...
01:17, 05/18/2019

The Lighthouse review: Robert Pattinson shines in sublime maritime nightmare For his followup to The Witch, Robert Eggers launches a seriously salty story of two men trapped in a turret: think Steptoe and Son at sea and in hellRobert Eggers’s gripping nightmare shows two lighthouse-keepers in 19th-century Maine going melancho...
17:34, 05/19/2019

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...
15:17, 05/02/2019

‘Shadow’ review: Dark Chinese action film deserves spotlight If you’re a “Game of Thrones” fan longing for sword fights and dynastic intrigue, look no further than “Shadow,” which features more dramatic deaths than the Battle of Winterfell and manages to look 100 percent more beautiful (not to mention visible)...
23:34, 05/03/2019

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...
19:00, 05/01/2019

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...
13:00, 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...
02:34, 05/16/2019

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....
19:17, 05/02/2019

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...
09:34, 05/19/2019

Long Shot review – Seth Rogen gets Charlize Theron's vote Plenty of laughs ensue when a presidential hopeful is reunited with the teenager – now a speechwriter – whom she once babysatThe New York Times ran an arts section thinkpiece recently, mulling over the reasons romcoms no longer enjoy the traction the...
12:51, 05/03/2019

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...
13:34, 05/02/2019

‘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....
13:34, 05/02/2019

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...
12:51, 05/03/2019

‘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...
16:17, 05/02/2019

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...
12:51, 05/03/2019

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...
14:51, 05/17/2019

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....
16:51, 05/16/2019

Detective Pikachu film review: This is how you adapt a video game for theaters Enlarge / How do you know it's Detective Pikachu, not just standard Pikachu? Clues: the hat, the magnifying glass, the lush fur. (credit: Warner Bros. / The Pokemon Company) Pokémon: Detective Pikachu is the best video game adaptation I've ever see...
02:00, 05/11/2019

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...
14:51, 05/11/2019

Review: Anardana Kitchen And Bar Is East Delhi's New Hub For Lip-Smacking Indian Food Anardana, a newly opened kitchen and bar at Vikas Marg (East Delhi), is offering the best of the Indian continental fusion of cuisines, with culinary feats fit for every type of foodie....
19:00, 05/14/2019

'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...
21:34, 04/28/2019

Critic’s Pick: ‘Charlie Says’ Review: Complicating Those Manson Family Values The director Mary Harron teams up with the writer Guinevere Turner for this smart, disturbing drama about three of Charles Manson’s female followers....
19:34, 05/09/2019

American Fugitive review – homage to old-school Grand Theft Auto PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch; Fallen Tree Games/Curve DigitalThis top-down retro journey into the 1980s criminal underworld pairs car chases and con artistryWill Riley has made some bad choices. Friend to lowlifes of various persuasio...
23:00, 05/21/2019

Review: ‘A Plague Tale’ Is the Most Gripping, Harrowing Game You’ll Play This Year The first thing you should know about A Plague Tale: Innocence is that, very early on, a dog is going to die. Set in 1348 in France, A Plague Tale opens with Amicia—the player character—exploring the forest with her father, Robert de Run...
20:51, 05/21/2019

Critic’s PIck: ‘At the Heart of Gold’ Review: A Thorough Record of Sexual Abuse Erin Lee Carr’s documentary features interviews with many of the women who accused Larry Nassar, the former team doctor for U.S.A. Gymnastics, of molesting them....
19:34, 05/09/2019

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...
05:00, 05/15/2019

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, ...
15:00, 05/14/2019

UPDATE 1-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....
00:51, 05/10/2019

Focal Kanta No. 3 Review: These $13,000 speakers are stunning pieces of audio furniture When French speaker manufacturer Focal offered to let me review its flagship product, the $230,000, 700-pound Utopias, I despaired a little. Despite my curiosity to audition speakers that cost more than an Ivy League’s four-year tuition, I didn’t kno...
12:51, 05/14/2019

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...
17:17, 05/12/2019

HP Spectre 15 x360 2019 review: Carving a niche in a crowded space Enlarge / The unusual, gemstone-inspired edges are designed to make this laptop stand out. (credit: Samuel Axon) The HP Spectre 15 x360 is a good laptop, but it seemed we always found one or two things to quibble with. With the 2017 model, we liked...
19:17, 05/10/2019

Premier League 2018-19: the highs and lows of the season – video review Liverpool's attempt to dethrone Manchester City as Premier League champions ended in failure with the reigning champions completing the season with one more point than their title rivals.City claimed 98 points, just two shy of last season's record-br...
00:17, 05/13/2019

Review: Alienware’s m17 is a lean mean gaming machine with a nice-sized screen Alienware‘s m17 is a hard laptop to pigeonhole. For all appearances it’s just a bigger version of the m15, but in practice it’s something entirely different. Sure they look the same, but the smaller one only really competes against other gaming lapto...
01:17, 05/23/2019

Brightburn review – effectively nasty horror subverts Superman narrative A superhero’s origin tale gets a gory upgrade in this snappy, and mostly entertaining, antidote to superhero fatigueLong before he became the alt-superhero auteur of choice, for both Marvel and DC, James Gunn was a proud peddler of niftily produced s...
19:34, 05/22/2019

A Plague Tale Innocence Review: A game that will be spoken in the same breath as Hellblade Plague Tale: Innocence is the latest title from Asobo Games that pits you and your stomach against endless swarms of bloody thirsty rats in Medieval France with nothing but a slingshot and the power of holding hands....
01:17, 05/14/2019

Review: Vankyo’s V600 is an inexpensive 1080p projector you can use in broad daylight Vankyo’s Performance V600 projector is a $250 answer to the question “are there any projectors good enough to play video games in broad daylight without a screen that won’t cost me a ton of money?” More specifically it’s a native 1080p LED-light proj...
03:17, 05/14/2019

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....
03:34, 05/14/2019

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....
15:17, 05/09/2019

‘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 ...
20:51, 05/08/2019

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....
22:00, 05/07/2019

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...
09:51, 05/21/2019

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......
02:17, 05/09/2019

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...
04:00, 05/07/2019

Portrait of a Lady on Fire review – burning desires and flashes of Hitchcock Girlhood director Céline Sciamma’s gripping 18th-century story of obsession demonstrates a new mastery of classical style Céline Sciamma has brought a superbly elegant, enigmatic drama to Cannes that compels a shiver of aesthetic pleasure and fear. W...
03:51, 05/21/2019

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 ...
22:17, 05/06/2019

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....
19:34, 05/06/2019

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......
08:51, 05/06/2019

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 ...
23:51, 05/07/2019

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......
11:17, 05/08/2019

Underland by Robert Macfarlane review – a dazzling journey into deep time Adventures, prose of great beauty and deep concerns ... a book that offers a new perspective on the human impact on our planetStories of human journeys into the Underworld are as old as literature itself. But few of them are happy tales. Old Babyloni...
13:51, 05/08/2019

Dr Strangelove, Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb review – still a blast Age has not withered the queasy nightmare of Stanley Kubrick’s nuclear holocaust satire, starring Peter Sellers at the peak of his powersStanley Kubrick’s nuclear holocaust suspense satire Dr Strangelove, Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love th...
16:34, 05/15/2019

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....
21:34, 04/29/2019

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....
21:51, 04/29/2019

#Review: Sorrento's New Menu Is All About Handmade Pastas, Aromatic Sauces And Delicate Desserts While Delhi is home to a plethora of authentic Italian restaurants and cafes, one restaurant that stands out to be unique in terms of its offerings and delicate art of Italian cooking is Sorrento....
23:00, 05/20/2019

Oculus Quest review: Cable free $399 VR headset is a winner that ditches PC and phone Oculus announced that it has begun taking preorders for Quest, and that this $399 self-contained virtual reality headset will is coming May 21.        ...
22:17, 04/30/2019

Anthropocene review – tough film makes case for human-created epoch From Kenyan children picking through plastic waste to swathes of Germany laid waste for coal mining, a film shows why we are in a new, human-created epoch...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Game of Thrones review – epic final episode corrects some major wrongs Warning: contains spoilersIn Westeros, you win or you die. For all this final season’s faults, the last episode won over the doubters – and it did right by those left standing‘Satisfying’, or ‘a travesty’? Fans torn over Game of Thrones finaleGame of...
12:51, 05/20/2019

Team Sonic Racing review – well-tuned fan service for Sega's iconic hedgehog PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch; Sumo Digital/SegaSega’s latest motorised caper is a fun, cartoonish outing that demands group strategy on the circuitsThe kart racer has long been a favourite with game publishers looking to squeeze extra...
17:00, 05/22/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: 7'scarlet: The AniTAY Review • Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: 7'scarlet: The AniTAY Review • Developer Journal Weekly Report #17 • TAY Retro: Atari 2600 “E.T. Christmas” [TV Commercial, NA]...
16:51, 05/20/2019

Asus VivoBook 15 X512 review: Compact and colourful, but screen and keyboard disappoint This slim-bezel ultrabook benefits from a clever screen hinge, a separate number pad and decent battery life, but the screen and keyboard could be better, while the USB 2.0 ports need upgrading....
21:34, 04/28/2019

Deutsche Telekom declines comment on Huawei reports; vendor review continues Deutsche Telekom declined to comment on reports that some Western companies were reducing their exposure to Huawei after the Chinese company was blacklisted in Washington, but said a network vendor review was continuing....
15:51, 05/20/2019

The Internet’s Dirtiest Secrets review – the human toll of detoxifying social media A masterful edition of Storyville exposed the awful plight of the moderators tasked with purging tech platforms of violent and sexually abusive imagesOne woman wanted to quit her job as a moderator for an unnamed tech company during training, after h...
19:00, 05/01/2019

Honor 20 Lite review: Budget smartphone with good cameras, but competition is fierce Honor's entry-level 20-series handset offers decent battery life and performance, good cameras and plenty of internal storage. Among the downsides are Micro-USB for charging and an LCD rather than OLED screen....
18:34, 05/21/2019

Ron DeSantis orders review of election security across Florida after Russia hack revealed Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis ordered a review of election systems and cybersecurity in his state on Wednesday after it was revealed the networks of two Florida counties were breached in the 2016 election....
22:00, 05/22/2019

Poms review – Diane Keaton turns cheerleader in cheer-free comedy A frothy tale of retirees starting a cheerleading group wastes the talents of its cast and fails to provide the crowd-pleasing moments it so desperately needsOne of the many wonderfully fractious moments of Anjelica Huston’s staggeringly unfiltered i...
17:00, 05/09/2019

Review: Decode Air Bar In Gurugram Is A Great Place For 'Weekending' With Food, Drinks And Friends Decode Air Bar in Sector 29, Gurugram, promises to show you a good time, all thanks to its elaborate menu, bedecked with a range of beers, cocktails and Indian fusion food....
13:17, 05/03/2019

Obama spymasters point fingers amid Russia probe review: ‘Throwing each other under the bus’ The launch of a formal inquiry into the origins of the Russia investigation -- being led by one of the Justice Department’s toughest prosecutors -- has touched off a new round of behind-the-scenes finger-pointing among Obama administration officials ...
20:17, 05/16/2019

FAA reportedly didn't review crucial safety assessments of Boeing 737 Max before fatal crashes Boeing also failed to label the stall-prevention feature as a system in which a malfunction would be disastrous, according to the FAA's preliminary findings....
15:51, 05/14/2019

Premier League 2018-19 review: what we learned tactically from the season | Jonathan Wilson For the elite clubs press-and-possess remains the dominant mode and the league’s less wealthy simply cannot competeOnce upon a time, not so very long ago, football was a game in which two teams battled for the ball and, when they had it, tried to sco...
16:17, 05/14/2019

Yesterday review – Richard Curtis' magical mystery tour of a world without the Beatles A hopeless songwriter wakes up to find he’s the only person who can remember the Fab Four’s hits in a wacky, winning comedy directed by Danny BoyleImagine no Beatles, it’s not easy even if you try. No Yesterday, no Blackbird, no Sgt Pepper ... and th...
07:34, 05/05/2019

Exhibition Review: A Reimagined Spy Museum in Washington Doesn’t Flinch From the Darker Side Built for $162 million, the museum features flashy interactive exhibits but also grapples with intelligence failures, out-of-control surveillance and torture....
19:17, 05/06/2019

Citi closes CitiCross 'dark pool' amid equities unit review A unit of Citigroup Inc has shut down one of its private stock trading venues, often referred to as dark pools, as part of a broader review of the bank's equities business, the bank said on Monday....
21:17, 05/06/2019

Prashant Bhushan Urges Supreme Court To Review Rafale Deal Order Superme Court lawyer and activist Prashant Bhushan on Thursday told the top court that its judgement in the Rafale deal issue should be recalled and reviewed since it was obtained by the government......
21:51, 05/09/2019

Cannes Review: The Dead Don’t Die Brings Jim Jarmusch’s Intimate Touch to the World of Zombies Jim Jarmusch’s deadpan zombie-invasion haiku tone poem The Dead Don’t Die opened the 72nd edition of the Cannes Film Festival on Tuesday, and it’s hard to say if it was a daring choice for an opener or a “We can’t really...
19:51, 05/15/2019

The Hustle review – Anne Hathaway kills the comedy in dire scam caper A gender-switch reboot of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels co-starring Rebel Wilson is catastrophically unfunny Anne Hathaway detonates a megaton blast of pure unfunniness in this terrifying film. She leaves behind a mushroom cloud of anti-humour, reducing ev...
19:00, 05/09/2019

Andy McCarthy on Brennan criticizing new review of Russia probe's origins: ‘What’s he worried about?’ Former U.S. attorney and Fox News contributor Andrew McCarthy said it’s “ridiculous” that some Democrats are complaining about Attorney General William Barr’s review of the origins of the Russia investigation....
18:51, 05/15/2019

Umpires Delay Game To Review Reliever's Motion, Greatly Confuse Dee Gordon Most relief pitchers good enough to last eight seasons in the Major Leagues will have careers that look roughly as bizarre as Cory Gearrin’s. Some of those relievers are closers or setup aces or multi-inning firemen types, and they’ll have a more lin...
23:34, 05/14/2019

Review: Rage 2 Is a Violent, Infantile, Beautiful Trek Across a Post-Apocalyptic Hellscape As I slide into a smoking crater, I spot a dozen mutants lingering around the meteorite I need to mine for the precious resources inside. The monsters haven’t noticed me. Time slows as I make my first move, taking down the closest fiend with a ...
17:17, 05/15/2019

AG Barr asks Connecticut U.S. Attorney John Durham to review Russia probe U.S. Attorney General William Barr has asked Connecticut U.S. Attorney John Durham to investigate the beginnings of the Justice Department's two-year Russia inquiry....
00:17, 05/15/2019

Filthy Friends: Emerald Valley review – indie supergroup is familiar yet bracing (Kill Rock Stars) Featuring Corin Tucker of Sleater-Kinney and Peter Buck of REM, this second album is engaged and abrasive, even if the lyrics sometimes overdo itThe combination of Corin Tucker’s voice – rich and clear, one that somehow sounds truth...
12:51, 05/03/2019

Album Review: For Jamila Woods, History Is Today’s Inspiration and Tomorrow’s Blueprint The Chicago singer and poet pays tribute to creative titans and offers lessons on how to triumph over the challenges of everyday life on “Legacy! Legacy!”...
01:00, 05/16/2019

Samsung Galaxy S10e review: Better biometrics and ergonomics than the S10 Plus at the cost of battery life The Samsung Galaxy S10e may be the best new Samsung phone for the masses with a reasonable price, small size, excellent cameras, and more. The flat screen and fingerprint scanner may even make it more appealing than the high end S10 Plus....
18:17, 05/17/2019

Book Entry: Review: ‘Power Trip’ Ably Guides Us Through the History of Energy Michael E. Webber’s new book examines humanity’s relationship to energy over time and how each transition affected not just what we produce but how we live....
22:17, 05/17/2019

Trust Exercise by Susan Choi review – masterly study of power and its abuses The Pulitzer-nominated novelist develops the issues raised by #MeToo within the setting of a suburban American drama schoolSarah and David, 15-year-olds at an elite and unconventional drama school in 1980s suburban America, fall in love. An early mis...
09:34, 05/11/2019

Garmin Forerunner 945 review: Music, mapping, payments, pulse, and incident detection The Garmin 935 was the premier running and triathlon watch two years ago, but its successor improves in nearly every aspect to even beat out last years Fenix sports watch models. It's the ultimate multi-sport watch and sets the bar for all others....
18:17, 05/17/2019

Fireball Island review: A classic 1986 board game returns in style Enlarge / The game has some amazing table presence. Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. Stranger Things, Bandersnatch, GLOW—the ‘80s are in,...
01:51, 05/03/2019

Anti-vaping victory? Federal judge orders FDA to speed up review of e-cigarettes Lack of oversight has led to an explosion in underage vaping by teens, threatening to hook a generation of Americans on nicotine, health groups say.        ...
10:17, 05/16/2019

The Society review – deeply silly 'sci-fi Dawson's Creek' sets the teens loose YA drama meets Stephen King in this unapologetically average series about a group of abandoned smalltown high-schoolersOh, new Netflix teen drama The Society, how I love thee! Let me count the ways. There’s:The highly derivative high conceptLet’s fac...
11:51, 05/10/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Random Blu-ray Review: A Silent Vo Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Random Blu-ray Review: A Silent Voice • Developer Journal Weekly Report #14 • TAY Retro: Atari 2600 - Activision Christmas Commercial #1 [TV Commercial, NA]...
16:34, 05/07/2019

Royal Ballet: Within the Golden Hour / Medusa / Flight Pattern review – monsters and melancholy Royal Opera House, LondonCrystal Pite reinvents the corps de ballet, alongside Christopher Wheeldon’s classy meditation and a flawed world premiere by Sidi Larbi CherkaouiThe world premiere of Medusa is Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui’s first commission for the...
18:00, 05/09/2019

Happy Talk review – Susan Sarandon can't save Jesse Eisenberg's trite play The Pershing Square Signature Center, New YorkA reliably accomplished performance from the Oscar winner isn’t enough to add weight to an uneven tale with a thudding twistThere are a number of nagging questions that arise during Happy Talk, the latest...
04:51, 05/17/2019

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile review – Zac Efron in serial killer mode Efron’s casting in the real-life story of Ted Bundy, executed for the murder of 30 women, is startling but the film shies away from awkward questionsThere’s a swarthy, seedy, self-pitying, self-aggrandising and undoubtedly plausible performance here ...
15:17, 05/02/2019

Dagen McDowell: Obama-era FBI, DOJ officials 'worried' what Barr's review into Russia probe could find Are Obama-era intelligence officials worried about what Attorney General William Barr's investigation Ito the origins of the Russia probe will find? Fox Business' Dagen McDowell says they are and that is why Democrats are trying to discredit Barr....
03:34, 05/18/2019

Pokémon Detective Pikachu review – Ryan Reynolds grabs film by scruff of the neck The inspired casting of the Deadpool actor transforms this from an average Pokémon movie into fun family fareDetective Pikachu is undoubtedly the best movie ever made… about Pokémon. Nobody who sat through 1998’s awful Pokémon: The First Movie, any s...
05:51, 05/03/2019

Opinion: Five-alarm fire: NHL playoffs show officiating, review process need significant overhaul After the Sharks' win against the Blues in OT of Game 3 of their series due to an illegal hand pass, it's clear NHL officiating is in crisis mode.        ...
15:51, 05/16/2019

Rhiannon Giddens With Francesco Turrisi: There Is No Other review | Jude Rogers' folk album of the month (Nonesuch)Stellar folk musician joins forces with Italian multi-instrumentalist to connect African and Arabic sounds with traditional forms – it’s stunningFolk music shouldn’t have stars, but Rhiannon Giddens’ illuminating charge is hard to ignore. T...
12:51, 05/03/2019

John Wick: Chapter 3: Parabellum review – franchise bloat for Keanu Reeves' hitman Third chunk of the ultraviolent series has its customary of balletic violence and delusional grandeur, but its no longer so light on its feetParabellum. That’s Latin, innit? And like everything about Keanu Reeves and stuntman turned director Chad Sta...
23:00, 05/16/2019

Adani mine: emails revealing pressure on CSIRO spark calls to review approval Agency had one afternoon to accept government’s approval of Adani groundwater plan, emails revealEnvironment groups and the Greens have called for the winner of Saturday’s election to review the Adani mine decision, after it emerged pressure was put ...
05:34, 05/14/2019

Mortal Kombat 11 Review: Flawless fighting marred by tedious grinding and content gating NetherRealm's latest game has a very strong core - one of the best fighting games of the generation! - but design choices outside of combat have left us cold....
14:34, 05/02/2019

High Life review – Robert Pattinson heads for infinity and beyond | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week An astronaut on an odyssey to a distant black hole faces the challenges of parenting – and existential panic – in Claire Denis’ superbly eerie, mysterious space dramaClaire Denis’s deep-space trauma High Life is an Old Testament parable catapulted fo...
00:17, 05/09/2019

Jabra Elite 85h headset review: Competing for the wireless ANC crown with SmartSound tech, for $50 less than Bose and Sony Wireless headphones with active noise cancellation are a popular accessory for workers and business travelers. Bose and Sony are the leaders in this area, but Jabra just launched its latest offering that offers more for less....
16:17, 05/08/2019

Cannes Review: Pedro Almodóvar’s Vibrant Pain and Glory Makes the Heart Pump Harder Pedro Almodóvar’s world is and always has been a world of color. He’ll ask his actors to perform the most delicately complex scenes in front of wildly patterned wallpaper. The furnishings in his characters’ apartments—h...
00:51, 05/21/2019

NFL adjusts replay review of pass interference, forcing coaches to challenge in final two minutes of half The league adopts revision to newly implemented rules to review pass interference, forcing coaches (not the booth) to challenge at end of each half.        ...
19:00, 05/22/2019