Shane H. Lambert

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The First Affordable Home Security System That Can Think For Itself

"Your cat is just chasing a reflection. Maybe I shouldn't alert the homeowner about this. Or, wait...maybe I should."<p>Canary, a new networked home security system, was posted on Indiegogo this morning. There are lots of similar inexpensive systems out there--most notably the Dropcam--but we're …

The NES turns 30: How it began, worked, and saved an industry

On July 15, 1983, Nintendo sold its first Famicom. Gaming hasn't been the same since.<p>We're right on the cusp of another generation of game consoles, …

Review: Galaxy S 4 Active is a Samsung phone for folks who hate Samsung phones

It keeps the high-end guts and sports heavy-duty plastic but ditches AMOLED.<p>Ostensibly, Samsung has one brand name for all of its Android-powered …

Ars Technica System Guide: July 2013

Cheaper, better, faster, stronger. (There was a new Daft Punk album this year.)<p><i>Since the early 2000s, the Ars System Guides have been helping those</i> …

The great Ars Android interface shootout

We cut through the clutter—apps, lock screens, bloatware, and more.<p>It’s been quite a year of surprises from Google. Before the company’s annual …