Dealmaster: Mechanical keyboards, gaming PCs, and more in today’s best deals

Enlarge (credit: Ars Technica) Greetings, Arsians! The Dealmaster is back with another round of deals to share. Today’s roundup brings a handful of gaming PC and accessory discounts in Amazon’s latest deal of the day. An iBuyPower desktop with a 9th-gen Core i7 chip, 16GB of RAM, and a GTX 1660 Ti graphics card is …

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Taika Waititi plays imaginary Adolf Hitler for laughs in Jojo Rabbit trailer

Roman Griffin Davis stars as a lonely German boy in Taika Waititi’s new dark comedy/drama, Jojo Rabbit. It has already been a bit of a banner year for beloved writer/director/Thor: Ragnarok‘s Korg actor Taika Waititi, with the TV adaptation of his popular cult film, What We Do in the Shadows, and his roles in Avengers: …

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GM and Tesla unlock connected car features to help with Hurricane Dorian

Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) With Hurricane Dorian threatening the East Coast, some automakers are leveraging their networks of connected cars to help out. General Motors is offering its free OnStar Crisis Assist to owners in Dorian-threatened areas, and Tesla will provide free Supercharging and unlock the software-limited range of some of its cheaper …

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Just in time, a trough arrives to pull Dorian away from Florida

Enlarge / This annotated map shows some of the steering currents that will guide Dorian north this week. (credit: Tropical Tidbits/Ars Technica) Hurricane Dorian has absolutely battered the Northern Bahamas over Labor Day weekend, bringing fierce Category-5 winds, devastating storm surge, and up to 30 inches of rainfall. The storm’s westward movement began to stall …

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