Apple walks Ars through the iPad Pro’s A12X system on a chip

Enlarge / The 2018, 12.9-inch iPad Pro. (credit: Samuel Axon) BROOKLYN—Apple’s new iPad Pro sports several new features of note, including the most dramatic aesthetic redesign in years, Face ID, new Pencil features, and the very welcome move to USB-C. But the star of the show is the new A12X system on a chip (SoC). […]

Pros and cons of Calgary and competitors for 2026 Winter Olympics

What began as a robust group of potential host cities for the 2026 Winter Olympics has been reduced to three remaining candidates. On Thursday, the IOC approved Calgary, Stockholm and a combined Italian bid involving Milan and the northern alpine region of Cortina d'Ampezzo to move forward with bids for the 2026 Winter Olympics. The bidding process […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2018 news: Star hints format could CHANGE after pros were dropped

Former Emmerdale actress Gemma Atkinson, 33, made it all the way to the grand final with her partner Aljaž Škorjanec, 28, last year. Since the thrilling 2017 series came to an end, there have been some amendments to the cast of Strictly Come Dancing pros, with both Brendan Cole, 42, and Chloe Hewitt, 22, confirmed […]

Huawei P20 Pro’s headline new feature might be coming to forthcoming iPhone X

Apple’s follow-up to the iPhone X could sport three camera lens, according to one source. The triple camera set-up could increase the optical zoom capabilities of the best-selling handset, the tipster revealed to the Economic Daily News. Apple debuted its dual-camera systems with the iPhone 7 Plus back in September 2016, enabling users lossless two-times […]

We Walk Around the Valkyrie AMR Pro with the Pros Who Are Designing It

– Our stock of fresh superlatives has already been depleted by the performance claims Aston Martin is making for the forthcoming Valkyrie AMR Pro. Based on the company’s early numbers, this track-only special is going to make any garden-variety hypercar seem barely more exciting than an overloaded minivan. We’re told to expect more than 1100 […]

Driving from the Middle of the Car Is About to Make a Comeback: Here Are the Pros and Cons

– Twenty years after production of the coveted F1 supercar ended, McLaren will again put drivers in the center seat with its new $ 2 million-plus grand tourer codenamed BP23. The British racing specialists weren’t the first to literally put their customers at the center of their work, but McLaren became synonymous with the central […]

Windows 10 is adding an Ultimate Performance mode for pros

When you’re creating 3D models or otherwise running intensive tasks, you want to wring every ounce of performance out of your PC as possible. It’s a good thing, then, that Microsoft has released a Windows 10 preview build in the Fast ring that includes a new Ultimate Performance mode if you’re running Pro for Workstations. […]