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Mass shooting at Florida Madden tournament leaves multiple casualties [Updated]
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Enlarge / A photo of the outside of GLHF Game Bar. (credit: GLHF Game Bar) A single shooter opened fire on a Madden NFL 19 tournament in Jacksonville, Florida on Sunday afternoon. Initial reports suggest four are dead and at least 11 are injured. At a police briefing held at 4:30 pm ET, Sheriff Mike Williams of […]

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EA issues apology after removing Kaepernick’s name from song in Madden 19 [Updated]
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Enlarge (credit: EA Sports) Update, 8:20pm ET: EA issued an apology on Thursday after rapper Big Sean accused the game maker of censoring his song in new video game Madden NFL 19. The game maker took full responsibility for the song’s edit and issued a statement to Ars Technica on Thursday: We made an unfortunate mistake […]

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Boeing suffers a setback with Starliner’s pad abort test [Updated]
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Enlarge / In January 2018, Boeing shared this photo of the Starliner Pad Abort Test and Orbital Flight Test vehicles under construction in Florida. (credit: Boeing) In late June, an anomaly occurred during preparations for Boeing’s test of the Starliner spacecraft and its launch abort system. On Saturday, after Ars published a short report on […]

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Dealmaster: Memorial Day sales on TVs, laptops, and more are underway [Updated]
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Update (5/28/2018 1:45 PM ET): We’ve made one last sweep through our deals list and included new discounts on LG OLED TVs, Tile Bluetooth trackers, Dell monitors, and more. We’ve also removed a few expired deals. The original article is below. Original post: Greetings, Arsians! Courtesy of our friends at TechBargains, we have another round of […]

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Watch live: SpaceX to launch a small planet hunter for NASA [Updated]
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TESS launch Wednesday update: SpaceX had to scrub Monday’s launch attempt due to an unspecified issue with the Falcon 9 rocket’s guidance, navigation, and control system. However, after engineers with the California-based company looked at the rocket, it has been declared ready for flight. The 30-second launch window opens at 6:51pm ET (22:51 UTC). Weather […]

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Surprise! Red Dead Redemption is getting a 4K patch on Xbox One X today [Updated]
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Enlarge / The 19 OG Xbox games coming to Xbox One by the end of April. (credit: Xbox) While Microsoft has arguably fallen behind in some current-gen gaming console metrics, the company has taken a clear lead among the big-three systems’ backwards-compatibility efforts. That’s been evidenced in a regular drip-feed series of older 360 and […]

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Updated Audi R8 could get V6 power     – Roadshow
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Somewhere in the region of 440 horsepower could be on tap from a 2.9-liter, twin-turbo V6.

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Trump to meet with game industry over gun violence Thursday [Updated]
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Enlarge / Trump as he appears in a satirical, video-game-styled animation Donald Trump: Fired Up! (credit: Mashed / YouTube) Presidential Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders announced at a briefing Thursday that President Trump plans to meet with members of the video game industry next week “to see what they can do” on the issue of […]

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Flight-sim devs say hidden password-dump tool was used to fight pirates [Updated]
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Enlarge The usually staid world of professional-grade flight simulations was rocked by controversy over the weekend, with fans accusing mod developer FlightSimLabs (FSLabs) of distributing “malware” with an add-on package for Lockheed Martin’s popular Prepar3d simulation. The developer insists the hidden package was intended as an anti-piracy tool but has removed what it now acknowledges […]

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