Queen Elizabeth II: Monarch’s staff made to do THIS on royal tours – and they hate it

Queen Elizabeth has enjoyed travel to numerous countries during her lifetime and has visited some very far-flung locations indeed. When it comes to the Queen’s entourage, there can be up to 34 people with her on the journey. The royal staff have one custom they need to follow when they travel on long-haul flights. They […]

Love the hardware, hate the UI: The Acura MDX Sport Hybrid

Enlarge / The Acura MDX Sport Hybrid. (credit: Eric Bangeman) If you’re a technology enthusiast—and you obviously are, because you’re reading Ars Technica—you’ll know that poor software or a bad UI can drag down even the best hardware. It’s frustrating, and not just because lousy software can make using the newest, shiniest gear less fun. […]

The Tallahassee yoga shooting suspect had an extensive history of spreading hate online against women and minorities

Mark Wallheiser/Getty Images/Getty Images The gunman who killed two and wounded five others at a Tallahassee yoga studio before killing himself Friday night had an extensive history of spreading hate messages about women and minorities online.  After 40-year-old Scott Paul Beierle was identified Saturday, multiple reports found police records of arrests for groping women and […]

Police launch probe into allegations of anti-Semitic hate crimes within Labour Party

A criminal investigation has been launched into allegations of anti-Semitic hate crimes within the Labour Party, the Metropolitan police have confirmed after receiving a complaint in September. Cressida Dick, the Met Police chief, has told the BBC officers are now examining online material because it appears “there may have been a crime committed.” The Guardian reports […]

Tottenham fans will HATE what Mauricio Pochettino said about Arsenal boss Unai Emery

The pair will go head to head twice in December after being drawn against them in the Carabao Cup quarter-finals. They meet in the Premier League on December 2 before the cup match on December 17. But the managers could be set for an unusual bromance with Pochettino admitting he ‘loves’ the Arsenal boss. “It […]

Call of Cthulhu PS4 review: Treads the line between Lovecraft and hate

Call of Cthulhu PS4 review (Image: FOCUS HOME INTERACTIVE) The influence of H.P. Lovecraft on modern horror cannot be overstated.  Whenever a video game horrifies you with a writhing, tentacled monstrosity from another world; whenever you shudder at the story of some fanatical priest allowing their body to be grotesquely twisted and deformed in their […]

Rosenstein calls the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting ‘a stark reminder’ that ‘all Americans’ need to be protected from hate crimes

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein made his first public remarks about the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting Monday, saying that law enforcement must make sure that all Americans are protected from hate crimes. A man killed 11 Jewish worshippers at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh on Saturday and injured several others. Rosenstein […]