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Peacock is about to add every episode of Saturday Night Live...

Peacock is about to add every episode of Saturday Night Live ever made
If you want to take a trek back down memory lane — or perhaps just catch up on the last few years of Saturday Night Live sketches — NBC’s Peacock will soon have you covered. The company is about to launch the full catalog of Saturday Night Live episodes to its streaming service, giving viewers…

Porsche shows off new racecar body kit made from renewable raw...

Porsche shows off new racecar body kit made from renewable raw materials
Porsche has an interesting new body kit for its 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport MR that will race this year’s Nürburgring 24-hour race. What’s interesting about the body kit is the material it’s made from. Porsche constructed the complete body kit from a natural-fiber composite material for the first time. The material is a natural-fiber mix…

Friday’s delayed Delta IV Heavy rocket launch means three back-to-back launches

Friday’s delayed Delta IV Heavy rocket launch means three back-to-back launches
United Launch Alliance had to delay the Delta IV Heavy rocket launch that was scheduled for Friday. With the launch delayed, the entire launch schedule had to be adjusted, setting the stage for three back-to-back mission launches. If the schedules hold, United Launch Alliance will kick off the trio of launches starting on Sunday at…

Here’s why a NASA astronaut is planting the U.S. flag underwater

Here’s why a NASA astronaut is planting the U.S. flag underwater
Astronauts are taking to water to prepare for NASA’s highly anticipated crewed trip to the moon currently scheduled for 2024. The space agency posted several tweets this week showing preparatory training sessions taking place at the Neutral Buoyancy Lab (NBL) at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. The NBL includes a water-filled pool 62…

Sennheiser’s HD 560S headphones aim for budget-conscious audiophiles

Sennheiser’s HD 560S headphones aim for budget-conscious audiophiles
Sennheiser has announced the HD 560S, a pair of headphones that the company says is designed for “analytical listening sessions at an accessible price.” The HD 560S will retail for $200 and will be available starting September 29. The company has been rolling out special editions of some of its most popular products, like the…

Among Us 2 canceled, planned features will be added to Among...

Among Us 2 canceled, planned features will be added to Among Us 1
The developer of the viral online multiplayer game Among Us is canceling its sequel to focus all of its resources instead on improving the original. In a blog post, InnerSloth wrote that the unexpected surge in the game’s popularity has made the studio reconsider its plans and abandon Among Us 2, which was announced just over a…

Best Prime Day Smart Thermostat Deals 2020: What to expect

Best Prime Day Smart Thermostat Deals 2020: What to expect
Prime Day is only a month away. This means that soon we’ll be seeing some of the biggest tech deals of the entire year. If you’ve been looking to add some smart home devices to upgrade your Google or Amazon ecosystem, Prime Day is the perfect time to do that. Smart thermostats are one of…

These are the best cheap iMac deals for September 2020

These are the best cheap iMac deals for September 2020
Digital Trends may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. In today’s fast-paced digital world, it seems like Apple’s desktop computers are fated to sit in the shadow of the ever-popular MacBook. Many of us remember the iMac, Apple’s unique desktop PC that was first rolled out in 1998, but some…

When coffee makers are demanding a ransom, you know IoT is...

When coffee makers are demanding a ransom, you know IoT is screwed
INTERNET OF SH*T — Watch along as hacked machine grinds, beeps, and spews water. Dan Goodin - Sep 26, 2020 2:58 pm UTC With the name Smarter, you might expect a network-connected kitchen appliance maker to be, well, smarter than companies selling conventional appliances. But in the case of the Smarter’s Internet-of-things coffee maker, you’d…

Gloomhaven: Jaws of the Lion makes the megahit more accessible

Gloomhaven: Jaws of the Lion makes the megahit more accessible
less is more — Put off by Gloomhaven's bulk? This could be for you. Dan Thurot - Sep 26, 2020 2:00 pm UTC Enlarge / There's still a lot of stuff in this box.Cephalofair GamesWelcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. There’s a…

Deep algebra for deep beats: The beautiful sounds of musical programming

Deep algebra for deep beats: The beautiful sounds of musical programming
synthdef.new(pitchfeed, { — The beauty of these projects comes as much from sonic textures as from elegant code. Catherine Sinow - Sep 26, 2020 1:00 pm UTC Aurich Lawson / Getty ImagesMusicians have spent centuries flirting with technology to push the boundaries of the art, from the Theremin to mid-century tape experiments. Despite this fascination,…

The madness of Susanna Clarke, fairy princess

The madness of Susanna Clarke, fairy princess
communicate the incommunicable — After more than a decade away, the fantasy author is back with Piranesi. Jason Kehe, Wired.com - Sep 26, 2020 12:45 pm UTC Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell fans, it's a good fall.Do fairies exist? To steal us away, to cast curses, to impurify our bloodlines? Let’s say yes. We have…