Can Civil Comments Kill The Internet Troll?

 To paraphrase an oft seen Internet trollism, ‘Internet comments are the worst thing since Hitler’. By which I mean: they suck. They suck bad. No, they really suck. The problem we have right now with Internet comments is clear: negativity and nastiness is burying or...
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Review: Dell UltraSharp U3415W review

Introduction, design and features Back in the mid-2000s, owning a 30-inch monitor was the (expensive) dream. Our collective thirst for larger panels hasn’t dampened since then, and if you’re not considering splashing out on a TV-sized 40-inch monitor, you might be weighing up a cinematic...
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The future is the Internet of Things—deal with it

(credit: jeferrb) Welcome to Ars UNITE, our week-long virtual conference on the ways that innovation brings unusual pairings together. Today, we examine the inevitable, growing Internet of Things and the security concerns we’ll all need to consider. Join us this afternoon at 1pm Eastern (10am...
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