To fight climate misinformation, point to the man behind the curtain

From Ars Technica Enlarge / Protest sign from a rally against the Kinder Morgan oil pipeline on Burnaby Mountain, BC. In 2018, Gallup’s annual environment survey found that overall concern about climate... Read more »

Tesla to recall 14,000 Model S cars in China over faulty Takata airbags – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch China’s top market regulator said on Friday that Tesla will recall a total of 14,123 imported Model S vehicles in the country over potentially deadly airbags. The recall is part... Read more »

Mortal Kombat 11 gameplay reveal: How to watch

From CNET Scorpion will be among the fighters returning in Mortal Kombat 11. NetherRealm Studios/Ed Boon via Twitter We’ll get our first taste of Mortal Kombat 11 gameplay as footage is revealed... Read more »

Next Windows 10 version will let you search without Cortana’s involvement

From Ars Technica Enlarge / The Cortana button is now no longer part of the search box. Today’s Insider build of Windows 10, number 18317, changes how search and Cortana are used,... Read more »

BlueRun Ventures closes on $130M, ups Cheryl Cheng to GP – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Silicon Valley venture capital firm BlueRun Ventures has lassoed $130 million in capital commitments for its sixth fund. The firm invests in early-stage mobile software and financial services companies, including... Read more »

Captain Marvel: What we know about Carol Danvers, Starforce, release date, cast and more

From CNET Who’s the captain now? If you watched the post-credits scene in Avengers: Infinity War, you know it’s Captain Marvel (Brie Larson). And thanks to two action-packed trailers, we know *a... Read more »

Meet MASHBot, the touchscreen-tapping, Nintendo DS-playing robot

From Ars Technica Since making its public premiere at 2014’s Awesome Games Done Quick marathon, TASBot (the tool-assisted speedrun robot) has repeatedly amazed audiences by performing seemingly impossible in-game feats. Using nothing... Read more »

WeChat is quietly ranking user behavior to play catch-up with Alibaba – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Over one billion people leave behind trails of information on WeChat every day as they use the messenger to chat, read, shop, hail rides, rent umbrellas and run many other... Read more »

Instagram’s most-liked post is now just an egg. Sorry, Kylie Jenner

From CNET Egg Gang/Instagram No yolk, a photo of an egg has supplanted Kylie Jenner as the most-liked Instagram post of all time. Originally posted on Jan. 5, 2019, by the account... Read more »

HBO reveals start date for Game of Thrones‘ final season in new trailer

From Ars Technica Game of Thrones‘ latest teaser ends with torches going out, and danger drawing near. Actor Maisie Williams seems concerned. HBO … Read More – HBO reveals start date for... Read more »