First Wives Club Remake to Launch BET+ Streaming Service in Fall

RELATED STORIES BET is the latest network to join the standalone streaming service party: The cabler announced Monday that it will launch BET+, a subscription VOD service focused on the African-American audience, this fall. Though a specific launch date and price point have not yet been announced, BET+ will feature more than 1,000 hours of […]

Lucifer season 5 spoilers: ‘Unite once more’ Fans launch petition to save show again

Lucifer’s fifth and final season was confirmed by executive producers Joe Henderson and Ildy Modrovich on Twitter and confirmed by Netflix. Despite huge ratings, the show will once again be cancelled after Fox cancelled the show after season three. Netflix then resurrected the show after a global petition by Lucifer fans who believed the show […]

Looking for Alaska Series Adaptation Set for October Launch on Hulu

RELATED STORIES Calling all John Green acolytes: Hulu’s limited-series adaptation of Looking for Alaska will debut on Friday, Oct. 18, the streamer announced Saturday. All eight episodes of the drama will be made available at that time. Based on Green’s 2005 novel, Looking for Alaska centers on teenager Miles “Pudge” Halter (Charlie Plummer, Granite Flats) […]

Apex Legends: New Legends GeForce Game Ready upgrade live ahead of Battle Pass launch

Apex Legends players on PC can optimise their gaming experience before the big Battle Pass release later this month. Developers Respawn Entertainment has not announced when Season One will begin, or when we can expect the Battle Pass to drop. Respawn CEO, Vince Zampella, provided the latest update on the situation, confirming that his team […]

SpaceX set to launch critical Dragon demonstration mission tonight

A pretty day at Kennedy Space Center on Friday, as remote cameras were set up. [credit: Trevor Mahlmann for Ars Technica. ] It’s finally go time. For the first time since 2011 and the space shuttle’s retirement, a rocket and spacecraft stand on a launch pad in Florida capable of blasting humans into space. Launch time […]

SpaceX set to launch Israeli private mission to the lunar surface

Enlarge / An artist’s concept of the Space IL lunar spacecraft on the surface of the Moon. (credit: SpaceIL) SpaceX is set to launch a Falcon 9 rocket on Thursday night, and while it may not be the primary payload, a small Israeli lunar lander is by far the mission’s most intriguing payload. The 180kg […]

Dreams will finally launch this Spring on PS4 for $30—in “limited early access”

Enlarge / This Spring, Media Molecule’s latest “play, create, share” game could be yours… once we figure out what they mean by “limited early access.” (credit: Media Molecule) Dreams, the first major PS4 exclusive from longtime PlayStation developer Media Molecule, is finally almost here. But if you think its protracted development cycle is anywhere near […]

SpaceX is building a ‘test hopper’ Mars spaceship in Texas — and Elon Musk says it could launch by March

Chris Carlson/AP Elon Musk said SpaceX is building a “test hopper” vehicle in Texas that could launch by March or April. The vehicle is a squat version of a full-scale Starship spaceship — one that’s being designed to reach Mars as part of the Big Falcon Rocket system. Photos taken by locals in Boca Chica, […]

Civil unrest: How a blockchain-based journalism startup bumbled its launch

Enlarge / Civil CEO Matthew Iles, as seen in this promo video. (credit: Freethink / YouTube) In March 2018, Matthew Iles—the head of Civil, an ambitious blockchain-for-journalism startup—stood in a tiny New York conference room with a few colleagues seated around him. Wearing a peach-colored sweater, Iles looked up at a mounted camera to speak […]