Daily Podcast: Marvel TV Shows, Avengers 4, Space Jam 2, Child’s Play, House With A Clock In Its Walls, Girl in the Spider’s Web

On the September 19, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and tv news, including Marvel tv shows, Avengers 4, a VHS festival, Space Jam 2, and the Child’s Play reboot. And in Our Feature […]

The Morning After: ‘Fortnite’ will still be free to play on the Switch

Good morning! You’re waking up to a lot of transport tech news: Germany has restarted running an electric-hybrid train, Tesla is ending free Supercharger access to new car buyers and Uber is relying more on its own traffic estimates in a bid to beat gridlock. We’ll also learn the name of SpaceX’s first Moon-bound passenger. […]

Swans’ bonkers free-agency play

SYDNEY has been linked with a shock play for West Coast Eagles star Andrew Gaff this trade period. A rumour swirling through football circles suggests the Swans have jumped into the race for the All Australian midfielder — ignoring reports North Melbourne has already offered the 26-year-old a deal worth up to $ 7.7 million. […]

Fortnite reaches 15 million Android downloads without Google Play

Enlarge / Disclaimer: Artist’s conception. Do not play Fortnite while skydiving. Ars Technica and Epic Games will not be held liable for any injuries sustained jumping out of planes while playing the game. Void where prohibited. In bringing Fortnite to Android this summer, Epic gambled that the biggest video game phenomenon in the world could […]

Eagles run ‘Philly Philly’ again in first game of the NFL season after a similar dramatic trick play helped them win the Super Bowl

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images In Super Bowl LII, the Philadelphia Eagles pulled off a brilliant trick play called the “Philly Special” that would immediately go down in Philadelphia sports history. With the Eagles offense struggling in the first game of the 2018 season, head coach Doug Pederson called on a strikingly similar play again on a […]

Paul Pogba tells Man Utd he wants Juventus move to play with Cristiano Ronaldo – EXCLUSIVE

The Sunday Express has learned that Pogba has given the club notice that he is determined to leave when the next transfer window opens, in order to allow them a few months to find a replacement.  Pogba, 25, returned to United two years ago from the Italian giants for a then-world-record £89.3million transfer fee – […]

Android WARNING: Malware spread from Google Play Store can SPY on you

Android smartphone users are being warned about a spying strain of malware that was spread via the Google Play Store. Android fans are being warned about the “extremely powerful” Triout spyware that was found on an app listed on the Google Play Store. The Triout malware gathers records of every call a user of the […]

Alec Baldwin Joins Joaquin Phoenix ‘Joker’ Movie, Rumored to Play Thomas Wayne

Alec Baldwin is joining the DC cinematic universe. According to a new report, the Oscar-nominated actor will play Thomas Wayne, Batman’s father, in the upcoming Joker film for director Todd Phillips (The Hangover). Read more about Baldwin’s newest role below. Deadline has the news about Baldwin joining the Joker movie cast, although the outlet says that […]

Play a Disney villain in new Villainous board game

Enlarge Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. Disney’s 1973 Robin Hood is objectively the best film the studio ever made—send all e-mail disagreements on this point to lee@ars—and my childhood would have been vastly poorer without the song “Phony King of England.” […]