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, […]

Hotel Hermitage: Elegance and ease are at the heart of this beautiful Monte Carlo stay

HOTEL HERMITAGE Hotel Hermitage is a luxurious hotel set in the perfect location in Monte Carlo With five stars to its name, Hotel Hermitage offers guests an opulent experience placed within the heart of Monaco. Sat by the port, the location is wonderfully picturesque and travellers won’t want to put the camera down, and that […]

Rescued polar bear 'with 6th sense’ joins Hermitage cat in predicting Confed & World Cup results

Published time: 17 Jun, 2017 17:59 A 2-year-old polar bear rescued from Russia’s Far East who now lives in the Moscow Region has developed not only an interest in football, but quite impressive prediction skills, her carers say, introducing Nika the Bear as an official FIFA oracle. The female bear, who had been injured and […]