Hands-on: Switch’s NES controllers offer unmatched old-school authenticity

From Ars Technica Enlarge / Now you’re playing with power. Playing old-school games on the Switch thus far has been a choice between various control compromises. You can use two Joy-Cons held... Read more »

Volvo Trucks teases the all-electric semi truck it’s bringing to California in 2019 – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Volvo Trucks released teaser images Wednesday of the electric trucks it plans to bring to California next year as part of a demonstration project, the latest truck manufacturer to publicize... Read more »

Mary Poppins Returns review: A supercali-sequel with carpet bags of charm

From CNET London. It’s a newish festive tradition, but one that I’m willing to get behind based on last year’s Paddington 2 and this year’s long-awaited Mary Poppins Returns. Nominated for 13... Read more »

Not dusted for good? There’s a sequel in the works for Doctor Strange

From Ars Technica Enlarge / Benedict Cumberbatch will reprise his role as Doctor Strange, despite the events of Avengers: Infinity War. Avengers: Endgame doesn’t hit theaters for several months, but sources have told... Read more »

Lyft is making it easier for people in food deserts to access groceries – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Access to healthy food is particularly difficult in food deserts — areas where more than 40 percent of households don’t have access to a car, are located more than half... Read more »

Here’s every Galaxy S phone since 2010

From CNET Galaxy S4 (2013) When the Galaxy S4 hit, Samsung had finally made it. The plasticky phone looked like a toy compared to rival HTC’s gorgeous aluminum offerings, but it flooded... Read more »

Super-solid helium state confirmed in beautiful experiment

From Ars Technica Enlarge / Computer artwork of the nucleus of a helium atom, or an alpha particle given off during radioactive decay. The nucleus consists of two positively charged protons (red)... Read more »

Terragon’s Asia acquisition, Twiga Foods’ $10M raise, SimbaPay’s China payment service – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch More posts by this contributor SimbaPay launches Kenya to China payment service over WeChat Africa’s agtech wave gets $10 million richer as Twiga Foods raises more capital Nigerian consumer data analytics... Read more »

Galaxy Note 9: 16 hidden features on Samsung’s best phone

From CNET Save a note for later If you get started on a note and need to duck out to do something else, you can come back to it by turning it... Read more »

Eight great board games we played at PAX Unplugged

From Ars Technica Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. PAX Unplugged, the tabletop board gaming conference that emerged from... Read more »