Star Wars Darth Vader HUGE shock in original script: This would have changed everything

After 42 years and eight movies, Star Wars is still in the parent trap. While Rey and the fans continue to wonder who her parents really were (surely Kylo Ren was lying?), the whole world and possibly galaxy knows that Luke’s father was Anakin slash Vader. With hindsight, it appeared to be the most masterful sleight […]

The digital hermitage: How “remote work” has changed over 20 years

Enlarge / Not my actual home office, but you get the idea. (credit: Manuel Breva Colmeiro / Getty Images) As we look back on the past 20 years of Ars Technica from our “orbiting HQ,” one of the things we’ve gotten to witness firsthand is how the nature of working from home has changed. Today, […]

Lindsey Graham suggests Trump may have changed his mind on pulling troops out of Syria: ‘I think the president’s going to finish the job when it comes to ISIS’

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Senator Lindsey Graham may have changed President Trump’s mind about pulling troops out of Syria.  “I think the president’s going to finish the job when it comes to ISIS,” Graham told reporters after meeting with President Trump Sunday. Trump’s decision earlier this month to order his staff to execute the “full” and […]

Shoppers trust Amazon, and it has completely changed the way last-minute holiday shopping is done (AMZN)

Getty Amazon has unleashed a slow revolution on holiday shopping, becoming one of the most important places people turn to when they shop for the season. Last-minute shoppers now increasingly trust only Amazon to deliver their orders in time, according to data from Rakuten Intelligence. Amazon is ensuring it stays that way, giving out free […]

I Didn't Know I Had Autism Until I Was 24. It Changed My Life for the Better

OZY and JPMorgan Chase have partnered to take a deeper look at how businesses can impact society for the better. Enjoy the rest of our special series here. When I was 24, I was diagnosed with autistic spectrum disorder. Before I received the diagnosis, I had no idea that I was living with autism. I […]

Bohemian Rhapsody: How Brian May reacted to the actor playing him – and what he CHANGED

Lee plays the iconic musician in the Queen biopic, which also features Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury. The film has been a huge box office success despite middling reviews, and May himself has spoken out about how much he loves the end product. Speaking on The View earlier this month, Lee revealed that May was […]

Man Utd transfer news REVEALED: The world superstar who agreed move then changed his mind

Moyes made Kroos one of his top targets after being handed the Manchester United job by Sir Alex Ferguson. The Scot met with Kroos and his wife and the midfielder agreed to sign on at Old Trafford. However, the deal fell through at the last minute and he instead stayed at Bayern Munich before joining […]

Man Utd transfer news REVEALED: The world superstar who agreed move then changed his mind

Moyes made Kroos one of his top targets after being handed the Manchester United job by Sir Alex Ferguson. The Scot met with Kroos and his wife and the midfielder agreed to sign on at Old Trafford. However, the deal fell through at the last minute and he instead stayed at Bayern Munich before joining […]

Taiwan voted to reject same-sex marriage in a surprise about-face that has changed the island both socially and politically

Alberto Buzzola/LightRocket via Getty Images Taiwan woke up on Sunday morning a very different island, following a series of political blows that dashed hopes of moving towards legalizing same-sex marriage. Last year, Taiwan’s highest court ruled that same-sex couples had the right to legally marry, and set a two-year deadline for legalization. The move seemingly set Taiwan […]